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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Director
Rank 851 875 859
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Director 32 32 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.027% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.029% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 27 24 19
Average salary £85,000 £80,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £66,100 £54,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £101,200 £70,000
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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
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 £27,000 £27,000
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 22 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 22 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 +25 22 £83,750 +4.68% 3
London +48 13 £82,500 +17.85% 2
South East -9 9 £100,000 +17.64%
South Wales - 8 £85,000 -
Wales - 8 £85,000 -
Cardiff - 8 £85,000 -
Berkshire 0 5 £100,000 +29.03%
Windsor - 5 £100,000 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £83,750 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £83,750 -
City of London +38 1 £85,000 +13.33% 1

Project Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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 29 (42.65%) PRINCE2
2 28 (41.18%) Project Management
2 28 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (27.94%) Scrum
5 17 (25.00%) Finance
6 14 (20.59%) Degree
7 12 (17.65%) Telecoms
8 11 (16.18%) PRINCE
8 11 (16.18%) UML
8 11 (16.18%) Marketing
8 11 (16.18%) MS PowerPoint
8 11 (16.18%) Matrix Management
9 9 (13.24%) Document Management
9 9 (13.24%) QA
9 9 (13.24%) Customer Engagement
9 9 (13.24%) Line Management
9 9 (13.24%) ITIL
9 9 (13.24%) SharePoint
9 9 (13.24%) MS Visio
9 9 (13.24%) Wireless
9 9 (13.24%) Legal
9 9 (13.24%) Billing
10 7 (10.29%) Digital Media
11 6 (8.82%) Business Transformation
11 6 (8.82%) Web Development
11 6 (8.82%) PMI Certification
12 5 (7.35%) CMS
12 5 (7.35%) Migration
12 5 (7.35%) Mobile App

Project Director
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (13.24%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.35%) CMS
3 1 (1.47%) SAS
3 1 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (16.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (13.24%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.41%) MS Office
4 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.47%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.24%) Wireless
2 4 (5.88%) Internet
3 1 (1.47%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.94%) MS Access
3 1 (1.47%) DB2
3 1 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.47%) PowerCenter
3 1 (1.47%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.47%) Big Data
3 1 (1.47%) SAP HANA
General
1 17 (25.00%) Finance
2 12 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 11 (16.18%) Marketing
4 9 (13.24%) Legal
4 9 (13.24%) Billing
5 4 (5.88%) Publishing
5 4 (5.88%) Back Office
6 2 (2.94%) Banking
6 2 (2.94%) Retail
7 1 (1.47%) Advertising
7 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.47%) Arabic Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.88%) HTML
1 4 (5.88%) .NET
2 3 (4.41%) HTML5
3 1 (1.47%) CSS
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Digital Media
2 5 (7.35%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.35%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.35%) User Experience
3 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.41%) PMI
4 3 (4.41%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.47%) GIS
5 1 (1.47%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.47%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.41%) Android
1 3 (4.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.65%) PRINCE2
2 28 (41.18%) Project Management
2 28 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (27.94%) Scrum
5 11 (16.18%) PRINCE
5 11 (16.18%) UML
5 11 (16.18%) Matrix Management
6 9 (13.24%) Document Management
6 9 (13.24%) Customer Engagement
6 9 (13.24%) Line Management
6 9 (13.24%) ITIL
7 6 (8.82%) Business Transformation
7 6 (8.82%) Web Development
8 5 (7.35%) Migration
8 5 (7.35%) Waterfall
8 5 (7.35%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.88%) Project Planning
9 4 (5.88%) Information Management
9 4 (5.88%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.41%) JavaScript
1 3 (4.41%) C#
2 1 (1.47%) Python
2 1 (1.47%) SQL
2 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
2 1 (1.47%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (20.59%) Degree
2 6 (8.82%) PMI Certification
3 4 (5.88%) PMP
4 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.47%) APMP
5 1 (1.47%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.24%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (4.41%) Ericsson
1 3 (4.41%) Nokia
1 3 (4.41%) Google
1 3 (4.41%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 2 (2.94%) SAP
3 1 (1.47%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle
3 1 (1.47%) Informatica
3 1 (1.47%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.47%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.47%) Tableau
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
England
Cognitive Group
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus, benefits
Posted: 15 days ago