The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Project Director featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Director
Rank 887 962 980
Rank change year-on-year
+75 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Director 24 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.017% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.018% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 11
Median salary £92,500 £82,500 £92,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.12% -10.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £62,900 £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £118,500 £94,000 £106,000
UK excluding London median salary £115,000 £83,750 £85,000
% change year-on-year
+37.31% -1.47%

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
94446 105603 113036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.30% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79450 87181 92036
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Project Director
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Project Director in the job title.

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 30 July 2016 within the UK.

Project Director Salary Histogram in the UK

Project Director
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Director within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +40 24 £92,500 +12.12%
London +41 12 £80,000 -
Reading +13 8 £100,000 -
South East +11 8 £100,000 +19.40%
Berkshire -3 8 £100,000 -
East of England - 4 £115,000 -
Brentwood - 4 £115,000 -
Essex - 4 £115,000 -
City of London - 1 £110,000 -

Project Director Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, Project Director job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Project Director in the job title.

1 29 (76.32%) Project Management
2 22 (57.89%) Finance
3 12 (31.58%) Telecoms
3 12 (31.58%) Degree
4 11 (28.95%) Programme Management
4 11 (28.95%) PRINCE2
5 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (18.42%) Marketing
7 7 (18.42%) CRM
7 7 (18.42%) PMP
7 7 (18.42%) PMI Certification
7 7 (18.42%) Six Sigma
7 7 (18.42%) Benchmarking
7 7 (18.42%) Legal
7 7 (18.42%) ISO 14001
8 6 (15.79%) Intranet
8 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
8 6 (15.79%) Scrum
8 6 (15.79%) User Experience
9 5 (13.16%) User Stories
9 5 (13.16%) Basecamp
9 5 (13.16%) Kanban
9 5 (13.16%) Confluence
9 5 (13.16%) Social Media
9 5 (13.16%) API Integration
9 5 (13.16%) Mobile Development
9 5 (13.16%) Fintech
9 5 (13.16%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 5 (13.16%) SEO

Project Director Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.16%) Confluence
2 1 (2.63%) CMS
2 1 (2.63%) Drupal
2 1 (2.63%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Basecamp
2 1 (2.63%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) Intranet
2 5 (13.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) Big Data
1 2 (5.26%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) JIRA
General
1 22 (57.89%) Finance
2 12 (31.58%) Telecoms
3 7 (18.42%) Legal
3 7 (18.42%) Marketing
4 4 (10.53%) Banking
4 4 (10.53%) Investment Banking
5 3 (7.89%) Retail
6 2 (5.26%) Electronics
6 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (2.63%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) .NET
1 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
1 5 (13.16%) CSS
1 5 (13.16%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) User Experience
2 5 (13.16%) Fintech
2 5 (13.16%) Social Media
3 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
5 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.26%) PMI
6 1 (2.63%) Animation
6 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.63%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (76.32%) Project Management
2 11 (28.95%) PRINCE2
2 11 (28.95%) Programme Management
3 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (18.42%) Benchmarking
5 7 (18.42%) CRM
5 7 (18.42%) Six Sigma
6 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
6 6 (15.79%) Scrum
7 5 (13.16%) API Integration
7 5 (13.16%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 5 (13.16%) Kanban
7 5 (13.16%) Mobile Development
7 5 (13.16%) SEO
7 5 (13.16%) User Stories
7 5 (13.16%) Wealth Management
8 4 (10.53%) Workflow
9 3 (7.89%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
1 5 (13.16%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) Degree
2 7 (18.42%) PMI Certification
2 7 (18.42%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) ISO 14001
2 5 (13.16%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) SAP
2 1 (2.63%) Agnitio
2 1 (2.63%) Calypso
2 1 (2.63%) Huawei
2 1 (2.63%) Murex
2 1 (2.63%) SKURA