The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Director role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Director in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Director
Rank 865 851 858
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Director 32 39 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.036% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.038% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 21 30 19
Average salary £75,000 £60,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,500 £130,000
UK excluding London average salary £68,750 £80,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-14.06% +52.38%

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
106025 103677 110089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88349 84138 94850
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Director
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Director in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Director Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Director
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Director within the UK.

Technical Director Salary Trend in the UK

Technical Director
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Director over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 within the UK.

Technical Director Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical 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 Technical Director within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 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 -9 32 £75,000 +25.00% 1
London +19 25 £75,000 +25.00%
South East +13 6 £68,750 +14.58% 1
City of London +35 5 - -
Hampshire - 4 £68,750 -
Southampton - 3 £75,000 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Mayfair - 1 - -

Technical Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technical 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 Technical Director in their job title.

1 32 (58.18%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (45.45%) PHP
3 22 (40.00%) HTML
4 18 (32.73%) JavaScript
5 17 (30.91%) SQL
5 17 (30.91%) Linux
5 17 (30.91%) CSS
5 17 (30.91%) HTML5
5 17 (30.91%) MySQL
6 16 (29.09%) Marketing
7 14 (25.45%) Project Management
7 14 (25.45%) Java
8 13 (23.64%) Android
8 13 (23.64%) Apple iOS
8 13 (23.64%) Mobile App
9 11 (20.00%) XML
9 11 (20.00%) PRINCE2
9 11 (20.00%) Content Management
10 10 (18.18%) Waterfall
10 10 (18.18%) Finance
11 9 (16.36%) Scrum
11 9 (16.36%) OOP
11 9 (16.36%) B2B
11 9 (16.36%) XHTML
12 8 (14.55%) CodeIgniter
12 8 (14.55%) OO
12 8 (14.55%) Android Development
12 8 (14.55%) iOS Development
12 8 (14.55%) User Experience
12 8 (14.55%) Git (software)

Technical Director
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technical 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 Technical Director in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.09%) Apache
1 5 (9.09%) Node.js
2 1 (1.82%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.82%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.82%) Drupal
2 1 (1.82%) Confluence
2 1 (1.82%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.82%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.82%) Tridion
1 1 (1.82%) HFM
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.82%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.82%) SaaS
2 1 (1.82%) PaaS
2 1 (1.82%) IaaS
2 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) GSM
1 2 (3.64%) LAN
1 2 (3.64%) 2G
1 2 (3.64%) 3G
1 2 (3.64%) GGSN
1 2 (3.64%) LTE
2 1 (1.82%) SGSN
2 1 (1.82%) Firewall
2 1 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.82%) 2.5G
2 1 (1.82%) VLAN
2 1 (1.82%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (1.82%) 3GPP
2 1 (1.82%) UMTS
2 1 (1.82%) VoIP
2 1 (1.82%) WAN
2 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.82%) VPN
2 1 (1.82%) DMZ
2 1 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.91%) MySQL
2 5 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 5 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (5.45%) Big Data
4 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.82%) HBase
4 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.82%) Essbase
4 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (14.55%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.09%) Jasmine
2 5 (9.09%) Grunt
2 5 (9.09%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (3.64%) JIRA
4 1 (1.82%) Subversion
4 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (29.09%) Marketing
2 10 (18.18%) Finance
3 6 (10.91%) Games
4 5 (9.09%) French Language
4 5 (9.09%) Advertising
5 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.64%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (3.64%) Banking
6 2 (3.64%) Retail
7 1 (1.82%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.82%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (40.00%) HTML
2 17 (30.91%) CSS
2 17 (30.91%) HTML5
3 11 (20.00%) XML
4 9 (16.36%) XHTML
5 8 (14.55%) CodeIgniter
6 7 (12.73%) JSON
6 7 (12.73%) jQuery
6 7 (12.73%) CSS3
7 6 (10.91%) CakePHP
7 6 (10.91%) .NET Framework
7 6 (10.91%) Symfony
7 6 (10.91%) SVG
7 6 (10.91%) Web Services
7 6 (10.91%) .NET
8 5 (9.09%) LAMP
8 5 (9.09%) LINQ
8 5 (9.09%) D3.js
8 5 (9.09%) Zepto.js
8 5 (9.09%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.64%) Mobile App
2 8 (14.55%) User Experience
3 7 (12.73%) Computer Science
4 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (7.27%) Open Source
6 2 (3.64%) Social Media
6 2 (3.64%) iPad
6 2 (3.64%) Digital Media
6 2 (3.64%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.82%) RIA
7 1 (1.82%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.82%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 17 (30.91%) Linux
2 13 (23.64%) Android
2 13 (23.64%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.64%) UNIX
4 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (58.18%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (25.45%) Project Management
3 11 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 11 (20.00%) Content Management
4 10 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 9 (16.36%) OOP
5 9 (16.36%) B2B
5 9 (16.36%) Scrum
6 8 (14.55%) OO
6 8 (14.55%) Android Development
6 8 (14.55%) iOS Development
7 7 (12.73%) TDD
8 6 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (10.91%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (10.91%) Line Management
8 6 (10.91%) Mentoring
8 6 (10.91%) Web Application Development
9 5 (9.09%) Test Automation
9 5 (9.09%) Software Engineering
9 5 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 25 (45.45%) PHP
2 18 (32.73%) JavaScript
3 17 (30.91%) SQL
4 14 (25.45%) Java
5 6 (10.91%) C#
5 6 (10.91%) Python
5 6 (10.91%) PHP5
6 5 (9.09%) Objective-C
7 3 (5.45%) C++
8 1 (1.82%) C
8 1 (1.82%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.82%) Haskell
8 1 (1.82%) Scala
8 1 (1.82%) Clojure
8 1 (1.82%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) HND
2 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.82%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (10.91%) Zend
2 5 (9.09%) Facebook
3 2 (3.64%) Apple
3 2 (3.64%) Adobe
4 1 (1.82%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.82%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.82%) Rackspace
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