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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Director
Rank 883 860 882
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Director 21 19 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.018% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.019% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 18
Average salary £80,000 £70,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 £27,250 £83,750
% change year-on-year
+211.92% -67.46%

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
107528 102254 109513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.52% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 87765 84921 93187
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -16 19 £75,000 +7.14% 1
South East - 14 £75,000 -
Berkshire - 7 £75,000 -
Reading - 6 - -
London -25 4 £75,000 +7.14% 1
Hampshire - 4 £90,000 -
Kent - 3 £53,500 -
City of London +2 1 £60,000 -7.69%
Bracknell - 1 £75,000 -
Havant - 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 21 October 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 29 (69.05%) Project Management
2 17 (40.48%) Telecoms
3 14 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 13 (30.95%) PMP
4 13 (30.95%) PMI Certification
5 9 (21.43%) Finance
5 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (19.05%) Wireless
6 8 (19.05%) Risk Management
6 8 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (19.05%) PMI
6 8 (19.05%) DSDM
7 5 (11.90%) Migration
7 5 (11.90%) Spanish Language
7 5 (11.90%) Matrix Management
7 5 (11.90%) Line Management
8 4 (9.52%) Business Transformation
8 4 (9.52%) QA
8 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (9.52%) Change Management
8 4 (9.52%) Banking
9 3 (7.14%) Programme Management
9 3 (7.14%) Investment Banking
9 3 (7.14%) SQL
9 3 (7.14%) C
9 3 (7.14%) Degree
9 3 (7.14%) DevOps
10 2 (4.76%) MySQL
10 2 (4.76%) Oracle
10 2 (4.76%) CRM

Project Director
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) Wireless
2 2 (4.76%) 4G
2 2 (4.76%) Network Security
3 1 (2.38%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (2.38%) LTE
3 1 (2.38%) Broadband
3 1 (2.38%) GSM
3 1 (2.38%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) MySQL
General
1 17 (40.48%) Telecoms
2 9 (21.43%) Finance
3 5 (11.90%) Spanish Language
4 4 (9.52%) Banking
5 3 (7.14%) Investment Banking
6 2 (4.76%) Marketing
7 1 (2.38%) Italian Language
7 1 (2.38%) Electronics
7 1 (2.38%) Legal
7 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) .NET
1 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) PMI
2 1 (2.38%) FMCG
2 1 (2.38%) Social Media
2 1 (2.38%) DTV
2 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.38%) Android
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (69.05%) Project Management
2 14 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (19.05%) Risk Management
4 8 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (19.05%) DSDM
5 5 (11.90%) Migration
5 5 (11.90%) Matrix Management
5 5 (11.90%) Line Management
6 4 (9.52%) Business Transformation
6 4 (9.52%) Change Management
7 3 (7.14%) Programme Management
7 3 (7.14%) DevOps
8 2 (4.76%) CRM
8 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.76%) BCP
8 2 (4.76%) Supplier Management
8 2 (4.76%) Business Continuity
8 2 (4.76%) Data Protection
8 2 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) SQL
1 3 (7.14%) C
2 1 (2.38%) C#
2 1 (2.38%) C++
2 1 (2.38%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) PMP
1 13 (30.95%) PMI Certification
2 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) QA
2 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle
1 2 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.38%) Huawei
2 1 (2.38%) SAP
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