The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Director role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Director in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Director
Rank 143 128 120
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Director 3 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.12% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Average salary £90,000 £72,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% +11.53%
UK excluding London average salary £90,000 £80,000 £90,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
IT Director
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2341 1791 1739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.05% 97.39% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1754 1461 1515
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Director
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Director in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Director Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

IT Director
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Director across the Birmingham region.

IT Director Salary Trend in Birmingham

IT Director
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Director across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

IT Director Salary Histogram in Birmingham

IT Director
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited IT Director in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Director in their job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Back Office
3 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) ISO27002

IT Director
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited IT Director in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Director in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) ISO27002