The table below looks at the statistics for the Creative Director role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Creative Director in their job title over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Creative Director
Rank 895 887 899
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Creative Director 14 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.008% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.009% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 7
Average salary £77,500 £52,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.61% -27.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £56,000
10% offered a salary of more than £94,000 £71,750 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £52,500 -
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107607 104825 109929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.60% 94.71% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 89210 86198 94252
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Creative Director
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Creative Director Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Creative Director
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Creative Director within the UK.

Creative Director Salary Trend in the UK

Creative Director
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Creative Director over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 within the UK.

Creative Director Salary Histogram in the UK

Creative Director
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Creative Director within the UK over the 3 months to 25 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +8 14 £77,500 +47.61%
London +39 13 £77,500 -3.12%
City of London +14 4 £78,750 -
South West - 1 £47,500 -
Swindon - 1 £47,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £47,500 -

Creative Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Creative 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 Creative Director in their job title.

1 22 (66.67%) User Experience
2 14 (42.42%) Mobile App
2 14 (42.42%) Marketing
3 12 (36.36%) Android
3 12 (36.36%) Apple iOS
4 10 (30.30%) Photoshop
5 8 (24.24%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (18.18%) Automotive
6 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
7 5 (15.15%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (15.15%) Advertising
7 5 (15.15%) C
7 5 (15.15%) Adobe
7 5 (15.15%) InDesign
7 5 (15.15%) Business Development
7 5 (15.15%) Animation
8 4 (12.12%) Degree
8 4 (12.12%) Copywriting
8 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (12.12%) Logistics
8 4 (12.12%) Web Services
8 4 (12.12%) Project Management
8 4 (12.12%) Workflow
8 4 (12.12%) Finance
8 4 (12.12%) FMCG
8 4 (12.12%) Social Media
8 4 (12.12%) People Management
9 3 (9.09%) Analytics
9 3 (9.09%) Campaign Management
9 3 (9.09%) UX Design

Creative Director
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Creative 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 Creative Director in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Photoshop
2 8 (24.24%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (15.15%) InDesign
4 2 (6.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (3.03%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (3.03%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.03%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Axure RP
General
1 14 (42.42%) Marketing
2 6 (18.18%) Automotive
3 5 (15.15%) Advertising
4 4 (12.12%) Finance
5 3 (9.09%) Publishing
6 1 (3.03%) Games
6 1 (3.03%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) Web Services
2 2 (6.06%) Flash
3 1 (3.03%) HTML5
3 1 (3.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (66.67%) User Experience
2 14 (42.42%) Mobile App
3 5 (15.15%) Animation
4 4 (12.12%) Copywriting
4 4 (12.12%) FMCG
4 4 (12.12%) Social Media
5 3 (9.09%) Blog
5 3 (9.09%) E-Learning
6 2 (6.06%) Digital Media
7 1 (3.03%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Android
1 12 (36.36%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
2 5 (15.15%) Business Development
2 5 (15.15%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (12.12%) Project Management
3 4 (12.12%) Workflow
3 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.12%) Logistics
3 4 (12.12%) People Management
4 3 (9.09%) Analytics
4 3 (9.09%) Campaign Management
4 3 (9.09%) UX Design
5 2 (6.06%) Web Usability
5 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.06%) 3D Modelling
5 2 (6.06%) Information Architecture
6 1 (3.03%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (3.03%) Web Development
6 1 (3.03%) Brand Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Adobe
2 3 (9.09%) Google