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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Director
Rank 915 903 895
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Director 20 34 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.032% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.033% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 2 21 25
Average salary £80,000 £90,000 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 £95,000 £93,750
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +1.33%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 9 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 10 February 2016. 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 +6 17 £80,000 -11.11%
London +1 7 - -
South East +9 6 £80,000 -20.00%
Berkshire -12 2 £80,000 -20.00%
Reading +6 1 - -
Slough - 1 £80,000 -
Oxford - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £80,000 -

Project Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 20 (66.67%) Project Management
2 15 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 13 (43.33%) Finance
4 10 (33.33%) Wireless
5 7 (23.33%) Degree
6 6 (20.00%) Video on Demand
6 6 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (16.67%) Programme Management
8 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
9 3 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (10.00%) Supplier Management
9 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
10 2 (6.67%) Case Management
10 2 (6.67%) Italian Language
10 2 (6.67%) Spanish Language
10 2 (6.67%) Huawei
10 2 (6.67%) IT Governance
10 2 (6.67%) Advertising
10 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (6.67%) Open Source
10 2 (6.67%) WebEx
10 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
10 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
10 2 (6.67%) Ericsson
11 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (3.33%) Banking
11 1 (3.33%) Data Management
11 1 (3.33%) Front Office
11 1 (3.33%) Risk Management

Project Director
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (3.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
1 1 (3.33%) MS Project
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) Wireless
2 2 (6.67%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
General
1 15 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 13 (43.33%) Finance
3 3 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (6.67%) Advertising
4 2 (6.67%) Italian Language
4 2 (6.67%) Spanish Language
5 1 (3.33%) Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.33%) Front Office
5 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Video on Demand
2 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) FMCG
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.33%) NHS
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Project Management
2 6 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
3 5 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 3 (10.00%) Supplier Management
6 2 (6.67%) Case Management
6 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.67%) IT Governance
6 2 (6.67%) Open Source
6 2 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.33%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) Business Development
7 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.33%) Creative Marketing
7 1 (3.33%) Data Management
7 1 (3.33%) Project Governance
7 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) C#
1 1 (3.33%) C++
1 1 (3.33%) Delphi
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.33%) PMP
2 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO 9000
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Ericsson
1 2 (6.67%) Huawei
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) SunGard