The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Project Delivery role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Project Delivery in their job title over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Project Delivery
Rank 876 898 893
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Project Delivery 21 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.001% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.001% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 5
Average salary £85,000 £62,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.00% -26.47%
UK excluding London average salary £90,000 - £85,000

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
107606 103134 107111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.61% 94.59% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 88212 85621 91371
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 £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Head of Project Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Head of Project Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Head of Project Delivery
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Project Delivery within the UK.

Head of Project Delivery Salary Trend in the UK

Head of Project Delivery
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Project Delivery over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 within the UK.

Head of Project Delivery Salary Histogram in the UK

Head of Project Delivery
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Project Delivery within the UK over the 3 months to 31 October 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
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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 +2 21 £85,000 +36.00%
London +32 19 £85,000 +36.00%
City of London - 6 £90,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £90,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £90,000 -

Head of Project Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Head of Project Delivery 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 Head of Project Delivery in their job title.

1 33 (94.29%) Project Management
2 15 (42.86%) Line Management
3 12 (34.29%) PRINCE2
4 11 (31.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (31.43%) Marketing
5 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (28.57%) Change Management
6 7 (20.00%) Finance
6 7 (20.00%) Scrum
6 7 (20.00%) Programme Management
7 6 (17.14%) Retail
7 6 (17.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
7 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
7 6 (17.14%) MS Project
8 5 (14.29%) ITIL
8 5 (14.29%) MS Visio
8 5 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (14.29%) Matrix Management
8 5 (14.29%) System Testing
9 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
10 3 (8.57%) QA
10 3 (8.57%) Agile Project Management
10 3 (8.57%) People Management
11 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 2 (5.71%) Banking
12 1 (2.86%) Wealth Management
12 1 (2.86%) Legal
12 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
12 1 (2.86%) C

Head of Project Delivery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Head of Project Delivery 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 Head of Project Delivery in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Project
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 5 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.86%) MS Office
General
1 11 (31.43%) Marketing
2 7 (20.00%) Finance
3 6 (17.14%) Retail
4 2 (5.71%) Banking
5 1 (2.86%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (94.29%) Project Management
2 15 (42.86%) Line Management
3 12 (34.29%) PRINCE2
4 11 (31.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (28.57%) Change Management
6 7 (20.00%) Scrum
6 7 (20.00%) Programme Management
7 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
8 5 (14.29%) ITIL
8 5 (14.29%) Matrix Management
8 5 (14.29%) System Testing
9 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
10 3 (8.57%) Agile Project Management
10 3 (8.57%) People Management
11 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 1 (2.86%) Waterfall
12 1 (2.86%) Portfolio Management
12 1 (2.86%) Change Control
12 1 (2.86%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA