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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Director
Rank 876 859 861
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Director 23 14 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.013% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.014% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 17
Average salary £91,250 £90,000 £95,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £61,500 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £92,500 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £87,500 - £65,000

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
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014 within the UK.

Project Director Salary Histogram in the UK

Project Director
Top 12 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 29 August 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 -28 21 £91,250 +1.38% 2
South East - 15 £85,000 - 1
Berkshire - 7 - -
London -8 6 £96,250 +6.94% 1
Reading - 6 - -
Hampshire - 6 £87,500 - 1
Havant - 4 £85,000 - 1
City of London -6 1 £135,000 +125.00% 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £85,000 -
Oxford - 1 £85,000 -
Scotland - 1 £95,000 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 £95,000 -

Project Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 39 (72.22%) Project Management
2 19 (35.19%) Telecoms
3 18 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 14 (25.93%) PMP
4 14 (25.93%) PMI Certification
5 12 (22.22%) Finance
6 11 (20.37%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (20.37%) Wireless
7 10 (18.52%) DSDM
7 10 (18.52%) PMI
8 9 (16.67%) Banking
9 8 (14.81%) QA
10 7 (12.96%) Degree
10 7 (12.96%) Waterfall
10 7 (12.96%) Business Transformation
10 7 (12.96%) Risk Management
10 7 (12.96%) SQL
11 6 (11.11%) .NET
11 6 (11.11%) Matrix Management
12 5 (9.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 5 (9.26%) Business Analysis
12 5 (9.26%) C#
12 5 (9.26%) C++
12 5 (9.26%) Delphi
12 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET
13 4 (7.41%) Spanish Language
14 3 (5.56%) DevOps
14 3 (5.56%) MySQL
14 3 (5.56%) C
14 3 (5.56%) PHP

Project Director
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (1.85%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.85%) CMS
1 1 (1.85%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Maximo
1 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.85%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.37%) Wireless
2 2 (3.70%) Network Security
2 2 (3.70%) LTE
2 2 (3.70%) 4G
3 1 (1.85%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.85%) 2G
3 1 (1.85%) Broadband
3 1 (1.85%) Intranet
3 1 (1.85%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) MySQL
General
1 19 (35.19%) Telecoms
2 12 (22.22%) Finance
3 9 (16.67%) Banking
4 4 (7.41%) Spanish Language
5 3 (5.56%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.85%) Marketing
6 1 (1.85%) Electronics
6 1 (1.85%) Legal
6 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) .NET
2 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.70%) LAMP
4 1 (1.85%) Ajax
4 1 (1.85%) Symfony
4 1 (1.85%) jQuery
4 1 (1.85%) HTML5
4 1 (1.85%) REST
4 1 (1.85%) Sass
4 1 (1.85%) LESS
4 1 (1.85%) CSS
4 1 (1.85%) SOAP
4 1 (1.85%) XML
4 1 (1.85%) J2EE
4 1 (1.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) PMI
2 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.85%) DTV
3 1 (1.85%) FMCG
3 1 (1.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) Android
2 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (72.22%) Project Management
2 18 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 11 (20.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (18.52%) DSDM
5 7 (12.96%) Risk Management
5 7 (12.96%) Waterfall
5 7 (12.96%) Business Transformation
6 6 (11.11%) Matrix Management
7 5 (9.26%) Business Analysis
8 3 (5.56%) DevOps
8 3 (5.56%) Change Management
8 3 (5.56%) Scrum
9 2 (3.70%) Business Continuity
9 2 (3.70%) Programme Management
9 2 (3.70%) CRM
9 2 (3.70%) BCP
9 2 (3.70%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.70%) Data Protection
9 2 (3.70%) Supplier Management
9 2 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.96%) SQL
2 5 (9.26%) C#
2 5 (9.26%) C++
2 5 (9.26%) Delphi
3 3 (5.56%) C
3 3 (5.56%) PHP
4 1 (1.85%) Java
4 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (25.93%) PMP
1 14 (25.93%) PMI Certification
2 7 (12.96%) Degree
3 5 (9.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle
1 2 (3.70%) SAP
1 2 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.85%) Huawei
2 1 (1.85%) Syclo
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