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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Director
Rank 818 943 938
Rank change year-on-year
+125 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Director 60 25 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.023% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.024% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 37 24 29
Median salary £80,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £88,500 £85,500 £81,000
UK excluding London median salary £58,750 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-2.08% +9.09%

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
87772 104579 111319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.42% 96.52% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 72875 87237 92130
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Technical Director
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 2 December 2016 within the UK.

Technical Director Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Director
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Director within the UK over the 3 months to 2 December 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 +123 57 £81,250 +25.00% 5
London +90 36 £85,000 +13.33% 3
City of London +64 26 £85,000 -15.00% 3
South East +90 17 £52,500 -19.23% 1
Hampshire - 9 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire +37 8 £52,500 -22.22% 1
Southampton - 6 - -
Oxford +32 4 £52,500 -12.50%
Witney - 3 - -
Farnborough - 3 £42,500 -
Scotland - 2 £71,250 -
East of England - 2 £80,000 - 1
St Albans - 2 £80,000 -
Edinburgh - 2 £71,250 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £80,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £65,000 -
South West - 1 £65,000 -
Wales - 1 £87,500 -
North West - 1 £67,500 -
Chippenham - 1 £65,000 -
Manchester - 1 £67,500 -

Technical Director Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, Technical 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 Technical Director in the job title.

1 48 (48.00%) JavaScript
2 38 (38.00%) Linux
3 37 (37.00%) HTML
4 34 (34.00%) CSS
5 32 (32.00%) Backbone.js
6 28 (28.00%) HTML5
6 28 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (28.00%) Ruby
7 26 (26.00%) PHP
7 26 (26.00%) Git (software)
8 25 (25.00%) MongoDB
8 25 (25.00%) User Experience
8 25 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
9 24 (24.00%) Flash
9 24 (24.00%) jQuery
10 23 (23.00%) NoSQL
10 23 (23.00%) Redis
10 23 (23.00%) CSS3
10 23 (23.00%) nginx
10 23 (23.00%) Opscode Chef
10 23 (23.00%) Spine.js
10 23 (23.00%) Photoshop
10 23 (23.00%) Artificial Intelligence
11 22 (22.00%) RSpec
12 13 (13.00%) Analytics
12 13 (13.00%) Marketing
12 13 (13.00%) Unix
12 13 (13.00%) Internet
13 12 (12.00%) Perl
13 12 (12.00%) Web Analytics

Technical 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 23 (23.00%) nginx
2 5 (5.00%) CMS
3 3 (3.00%) WordPress
4 2 (2.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.00%) Apache
Applications
1 23 (23.00%) Photoshop
2 5 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.00%) Houdini
3 1 (1.00%) Maya
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (2.00%) FastStats
1 2 (2.00%) SAP CO
1 2 (2.00%) SAP FI
1 2 (2.00%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.00%) GitHub
3 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.00%) Internet
2 6 (6.00%) SAN
3 4 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (4.00%) Firewall
3 4 (4.00%) IPsec
3 4 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.00%) LAN
4 3 (3.00%) SSL
4 3 (3.00%) VoIP
4 3 (3.00%) VPN
4 3 (3.00%) WAN
4 3 (3.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 23 (23.00%) NoSQL
2 23 (23.00%) Redis
3 7 (7.00%) MySQL
4 3 (3.00%) SAP HANA
5 2 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (2.00%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (2.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 26 (26.00%) Git (software)
2 22 (22.00%) RSpec
3 9 (9.00%) PhantomJS
4 2 (2.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.00%) JIRA
General
1 13 (13.00%) Marketing
2 9 (9.00%) Finance
3 6 (6.00%) Retail
4 5 (5.00%) Legal
5 4 (4.00%) Games
6 2 (2.00%) Advertising
6 2 (2.00%) Banking
6 2 (2.00%) French Language
7 1 (1.00%) Back Office
7 1 (1.00%) Billing
7 1 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (37.00%) HTML
2 34 (34.00%) CSS
3 32 (32.00%) Backbone.js
4 28 (28.00%) HTML5
5 25 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 24 (24.00%) Flash
6 24 (24.00%) jQuery
7 23 (23.00%) CSS3
7 23 (23.00%) Spine.js
8 12 (12.00%) Ext JS
8 12 (12.00%) mod_perl
8 12 (12.00%) Symfony
9 10 (10.00%) AngularJS
10 9 (9.00%) Ember.js
10 9 (9.00%) React
11 7 (7.00%) .NET
12 6 (6.00%) Web Services
13 3 (3.00%) JSP
13 3 (3.00%) SAP Fiori
13 3 (3.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 25 (25.00%) User Experience
2 23 (23.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 9 (9.00%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.00%) Mobile App
5 5 (5.00%) Digital Media
5 5 (5.00%) Mathematics
6 3 (3.00%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.00%) Animation
7 1 (1.00%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.00%) iPad
7 1 (1.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 38 (38.00%) Linux
2 13 (13.00%) Unix
3 6 (6.00%) Windows
4 5 (5.00%) Android
5 4 (4.00%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.00%) CentOS
5 4 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (13.00%) Analytics
3 12 (12.00%) Information Security
3 12 (12.00%) Risk Management
3 12 (12.00%) Use Case
3 12 (12.00%) User Stories
3 12 (12.00%) Web Analytics
4 10 (10.00%) Open Source
5 7 (7.00%) Business Development
5 7 (7.00%) DevOps
6 6 (6.00%) Mentoring
7 5 (5.00%) Content Management
7 5 (5.00%) ITIL
7 5 (5.00%) Marketing Strategy
7 5 (5.00%) Project Management
8 4 (4.00%) Data Protection
8 4 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (4.00%) ERP
8 4 (4.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 48 (48.00%) JavaScript
2 28 (28.00%) Ruby
3 26 (26.00%) PHP
4 12 (12.00%) Perl
5 11 (11.00%) Python
6 10 (10.00%) Java
7 7 (7.00%) SQL
8 4 (4.00%) C++
9 3 (3.00%) ABAP
10 2 (2.00%) C
11 1 (1.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (3.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.00%) CCNA
2 1 (1.00%) CCNP
2 1 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.00%) EMCISA
2 1 (1.00%) EMCSA
2 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.00%) RHCA
2 1 (1.00%) VCAP
2 1 (1.00%) VCDX
2 1 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.00%) GxP
2 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.00%) vCloud
1 4 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (23.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (5.00%) SAP
2 4 (4.00%) Cisco
2 4 (4.00%) VMware
3 2 (2.00%) Adobe
3 2 (2.00%) Apteco
3 2 (2.00%) Tableau
4 1 (1.00%) EMC
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle
4 1 (1.00%) PubNub
4 1 (1.00%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.00%) Xamarin
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