Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Director was £100,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Director of IT
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 209 224 269
Rank change year-on-year +15 +45 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Director 5 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.11% 0.057% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.058% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Leeds median annual salary £100,000 £85,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +9.68% +3.33%
10th Percentile £94,500 £61,500 £73,750
90th Percentile £104,500 £101,500 £81,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £100,000 £68,500 £77,500
% change year-on-year +45.99% -11.61% +3.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4,611 5,166 6,600
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.48% 97.82% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3,924 4,452 5,406
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,544
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.30% +3.86%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,638 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

IT Director
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings that featured IT Director in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for IT Director in Leeds

IT Director
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for IT Director in Leeds

IT Director Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT 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 across the Leeds region featuring IT Director in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Retail
1 3 (60.00%) Supplier Management
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) IaaS
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Ariba
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (20.00%) Confluence
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Patching
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement

IT Director Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (20.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) IaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Supplier Management
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Security Patching
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Ariba
1 1 (20.00%) SAP