The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Director role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Director in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Director
Rank 876 887 867
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Director 23 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.020% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.021% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 7
Average salary £90,000 £91,250 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £76,000 £61,500
10% offered a salary of more than £125,000 £100,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £125,000 £87,500 -
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -

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
104523 110040 100310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.18% 94.52% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 87158 89009 83141
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Project Director
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Project Director Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Project Director
Salary Trend

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

Project Director Salary Trend in the UK

Project Director
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Director over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 within the UK.

Project Director Salary Histogram in the UK

Project Director
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Director within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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 +24 23 £90,000 -1.36% 4
South East +9 15 £90,000 +5.88%
Berkshire +24 14 £90,000 -
Reading +2 11 - -
London +1 6 £80,000 -16.88% 3

Project Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Project 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 Project Director in their job title.

1 36 (67.92%) Project Management
2 19 (35.85%) Wireless
2 19 (35.85%) Finance
3 17 (32.08%) PRINCE2
4 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (26.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (24.53%) Telecoms
7 11 (20.75%) Spanish Language
8 9 (16.98%) Scrum
9 8 (15.09%) Italian Language
10 7 (13.21%) MS PowerPoint
10 7 (13.21%) Degree
10 7 (13.21%) UML
10 7 (13.21%) PMI Certification
11 6 (11.32%) Radio Access Network
12 5 (9.43%) Line Management
12 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
12 5 (9.43%) Energy Management
12 5 (9.43%) Customer Engagement
12 5 (9.43%) PRINCE
12 5 (9.43%) SharePoint
12 5 (9.43%) MS Visio
12 5 (9.43%) ITIL
12 5 (9.43%) Marketing
12 5 (9.43%) QA
12 5 (9.43%) Matrix Management
12 5 (9.43%) Billing
12 5 (9.43%) Document Management
12 5 (9.43%) Legal
13 4 (7.55%) Publishing

Project Director
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Project 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 Project Director in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.43%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.66%) CMS
3 1 (1.89%) WordPress
3 1 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (9.43%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 19 (35.85%) Wireless
2 6 (11.32%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (7.55%) Internet
4 1 (1.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.77%) MS Access
General
1 19 (35.85%) Finance
2 13 (24.53%) Telecoms
3 11 (20.75%) Spanish Language
4 8 (15.09%) Italian Language
5 5 (9.43%) Billing
5 5 (9.43%) Marketing
5 5 (9.43%) Legal
6 4 (7.55%) Publishing
6 4 (7.55%) Back Office
7 2 (3.77%) Banking
7 2 (3.77%) Advertising
8 1 (1.89%) Arabic Language
8 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) .NET
2 1 (1.89%) CSS
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.89%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) PMI
1 3 (5.66%) Mobile App
1 3 (5.66%) User Experience
1 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.77%) Digital Media
2 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.89%) FMCG
3 1 (1.89%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (67.92%) Project Management
2 17 (32.08%) PRINCE2
3 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (26.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (16.98%) Scrum
6 7 (13.21%) UML
7 5 (9.43%) ITIL
7 5 (9.43%) PRINCE
7 5 (9.43%) Document Management
7 5 (9.43%) Matrix Management
7 5 (9.43%) Customer Engagement
7 5 (9.43%) Line Management
7 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
7 5 (9.43%) Energy Management
8 4 (7.55%) Target Operating Model
8 4 (7.55%) Information Management
8 4 (7.55%) Business Transformation
8 4 (7.55%) Waterfall
8 4 (7.55%) Business Development
8 4 (7.55%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.77%) C
1 2 (3.77%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) PMI Certification
1 7 (13.21%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) PMP
3 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.89%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (7.55%) Ericsson
1 4 (7.55%) Huawei
2 2 (3.77%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 2 (3.77%) Nokia
2 2 (3.77%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle
3 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.89%) Sitecore
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