The median annual salary for a Project Leader was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Lead
England / South East
Rank 380 423 418
Rank change year-on-year +43 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Leader 16 33 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.11% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.18% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16 29 28
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £31,000 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £51,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +6.79% +25.60%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14420 18572 19803
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.53% 96.67% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 12035 15864 15976
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Project Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Project Leader in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Project Leader in the South East

Project Leader
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Leader in the South East.

Salary trend for Project Leader in the South East

Project Leader
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Leader in the South East over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Leader in the South East

Project Leader
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Leader within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex +5 7 £55,000 -8.33%
Berkshire +33 4 £62,500 +8.69% 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £50,000 -
East Sussex - 2 £82,500 -
Surrey - 1 £42,500 -
Project Leader
England

Project Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Project Leader job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Project Leader in the job title.

1 29 (70.73%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (65.85%) PRINCE2
3 24 (58.54%) SQL Server
3 24 (58.54%) Scrum
4 23 (56.10%) SQL
5 22 (53.66%) ETL
5 22 (53.66%) Informatica
6 21 (51.22%) Oracle
7 20 (48.78%) T-SQL
7 20 (48.78%) PL/SQL
7 20 (48.78%) Unix
7 20 (48.78%) Shell Script
7 20 (48.78%) Teradata
7 20 (48.78%) Data Analysis
8 19 (46.34%) DataStage
9 18 (43.90%) Project Management
10 15 (36.59%) .NET
11 14 (34.15%) C#
11 14 (34.15%) System Testing
12 13 (31.71%) Entity Framework
12 13 (31.71%) .NET Framework
12 13 (31.71%) WCF
12 13 (31.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 13 (31.71%) MVC
13 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
14 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
14 10 (24.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 8 (19.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 8 (19.51%) Relational Database
15 8 (19.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Project Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.76%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) MS Office
3 2 (4.88%) MS Project
4 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon EMR
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon Kinesis
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon S3
1 4 (9.76%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (58.54%) SQL Server
2 19 (46.34%) DataStage
3 10 (24.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (19.51%) Relational Database
4 8 (19.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (19.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (17.07%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (17.07%) PowerCenter
5 7 (17.07%) RDBMS
5 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (9.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (9.76%) Big Data
6 4 (9.76%) Hadoop
6 4 (9.76%) MongoDB
6 4 (9.76%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.44%) OLAP
7 1 (2.44%) OLTP
7 1 (2.44%) Power BI
7 1 (2.44%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Ant
1 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.44%) JIRA
1 1 (2.44%) Maven
1 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Legal
2 3 (7.32%) Marketing
3 2 (4.88%) Advertising
3 2 (4.88%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Billing
4 1 (2.44%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) .NET
2 13 (31.71%) .NET Framework
2 13 (31.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 13 (31.71%) Entity Framework
2 13 (31.71%) WCF
3 7 (17.07%) XML
4 1 (2.44%) CSS
4 1 (2.44%) CSS3
4 1 (2.44%) HTML
4 1 (2.44%) HTML5
4 1 (2.44%) jQuery
4 1 (2.44%) JSP
4 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.88%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (48.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (70.73%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (65.85%) PRINCE2
3 24 (58.54%) Scrum
4 22 (53.66%) ETL
5 20 (48.78%) Data Analysis
6 18 (43.90%) Project Management
7 14 (34.15%) System Testing
8 13 (31.71%) MVC
9 7 (17.07%) Requirements Analysis
9 7 (17.07%) V-Model
9 7 (17.07%) Waterfall
10 6 (14.63%) Quality Management
11 5 (12.20%) Process Improvement
12 4 (9.76%) CMMI
12 4 (9.76%) IT Audit
12 4 (9.76%) Logistics
12 4 (9.76%) OpenUP
12 4 (9.76%) PRINCE
12 4 (9.76%) Programme Management
12 4 (9.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 23 (56.10%) SQL
2 20 (48.78%) PL/SQL
2 20 (48.78%) Shell Script
2 20 (48.78%) T-SQL
3 14 (34.15%) C#
4 5 (12.20%) Java
5 4 (9.76%) Python
6 1 (2.44%) C
6 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) APMP
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
1 3 (7.32%) PMP
2 2 (4.88%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (9.76%) PMO
1 4 (9.76%) QA
2 2 (4.88%) P3O
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) Informatica
2 21 (51.22%) Oracle
3 20 (48.78%) Teradata
4 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.44%) Adobe
6 1 (2.44%) Cognizant
6 1 (2.44%) Tableau
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