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 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Director
Rank 862 899 865
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Director 36 38 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.031% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.033% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 26 26 18
Average salary £83,750 £80,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.68% +39.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £56,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,250 £78,750
UK excluding London average salary £90,000 £85,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +161.53%

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
103985 115295 104233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.61% 94.60% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 85169 93959 86722
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 7 May 2015 within the UK.

Project Director Salary Histogram in the UK

Project Director
Top 11 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 7 May 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 +19 23 £82,500 +3.12% 1
London +44 16 £74,500 +4.56% 1
Cardiff - 8 £85,000 -
South Wales - 8 £85,000 -
Wales - 8 £85,000 -
South East -8 7 £100,000 +17.64%
Berkshire -3 5 £100,000 +33.33%
Windsor - 5 £100,000 -
City of London +34 2 £85,000 +4.61%
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Milton Keynes - 2 - -

Project Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 31 (44.29%) PRINCE2
2 30 (42.86%) Project Management
3 28 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (34.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (27.14%) Scrum
6 16 (22.86%) Finance
7 15 (21.43%) Matrix Management
8 13 (18.57%) Telecoms
9 12 (17.14%) Degree
10 11 (15.71%) MS PowerPoint
10 11 (15.71%) PRINCE
10 11 (15.71%) UML
11 10 (14.29%) Wireless
11 10 (14.29%) Marketing
12 9 (12.86%) Document Management
12 9 (12.86%) QA
12 9 (12.86%) Customer Engagement
12 9 (12.86%) Business Transformation
12 9 (12.86%) Line Management
12 9 (12.86%) Billing
12 9 (12.86%) Legal
12 9 (12.86%) ITIL
12 9 (12.86%) SharePoint
12 9 (12.86%) MS Visio
13 8 (11.43%) PMP
13 8 (11.43%) PMI Certification
14 7 (10.00%) Digital Media
15 6 (8.57%) Web Development
15 6 (8.57%) DSDM
15 6 (8.57%) Migration

Project Director
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 9 (12.86%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.71%) CMS
3 1 (1.43%) SAS
3 1 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (15.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (12.86%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.29%) MS Office
4 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.43%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.29%) Wireless
2 4 (5.71%) Internet
3 1 (1.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.86%) MS Access
3 1 (1.43%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.43%) DB2
3 1 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.43%) PowerCenter
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.43%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.43%) Big Data
General
1 16 (22.86%) Finance
2 13 (18.57%) Telecoms
3 10 (14.29%) Marketing
4 9 (12.86%) Billing
4 9 (12.86%) Legal
5 4 (5.71%) Publishing
5 4 (5.71%) Back Office
6 2 (2.86%) Banking
6 2 (2.86%) Retail
7 1 (1.43%) Advertising
7 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.43%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.43%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.71%) HTML
1 4 (5.71%) .NET
2 3 (4.29%) HTML5
3 1 (1.43%) CSS
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Digital Media
2 5 (7.14%) PMI
2 5 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.71%) User Experience
3 4 (5.71%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.29%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.43%) GIS
6 1 (1.43%) Social Media
6 1 (1.43%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.29%) Android
1 3 (4.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (44.29%) PRINCE2
2 30 (42.86%) Project Management
3 28 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (34.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (27.14%) Scrum
6 15 (21.43%) Matrix Management
7 11 (15.71%) PRINCE
7 11 (15.71%) UML
8 9 (12.86%) Document Management
8 9 (12.86%) Customer Engagement
8 9 (12.86%) Business Transformation
8 9 (12.86%) Line Management
8 9 (12.86%) ITIL
9 6 (8.57%) Web Development
9 6 (8.57%) DSDM
9 6 (8.57%) Migration
10 5 (7.14%) Waterfall
10 5 (7.14%) Mentoring
11 4 (5.71%) CRM
11 4 (5.71%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.29%) JavaScript
1 3 (4.29%) C#
2 1 (1.43%) Java
2 1 (1.43%) SQL
2 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
2 1 (1.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (17.14%) Degree
2 8 (11.43%) PMP
2 8 (11.43%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.43%) APMP
3 1 (1.43%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.86%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (4.29%) Nokia
1 3 (4.29%) Ericsson
1 3 (4.29%) Google
1 3 (4.29%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 2 (2.86%) SAP
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle
3 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.43%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.43%) Informatica
3 1 (1.43%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (1.43%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.43%) Tableau
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Posted: 5 days ago