Period
to 20 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Project Director was £100,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

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

Projects Director
England > London
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 804 835 838
Rank change year-on-year +31 +3 +55
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Director 8 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.012% 0.011% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.011% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 15
London median annual salary £100,000 £70,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% -15.15% +12.63%
10th Percentile £81,000 £61,250 £69,750
90th Percentile £114,000 £99,500 £107,000
England median annual salary £85,000 £70,000 £87,500
% change year-on-year +21.43% -20.00% +9.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 64,314 70,216 73,857
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.28% 94.63% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 52,552 54,919 63,981
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,250 £33,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Project Director
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Director in London

Project Director
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Project Director in London

Project Director
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Director in London over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Director in London

Project Director Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, Project Director job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region featuring Project Director in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Banking
2 5 (62.50%) Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (37.50%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Back Office
5 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (25.00%) Fixed Income
5 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (25.00%) Derivative
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) PMP
5 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
5 2 (25.00%) C
5 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Ruby
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (12.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 1 (12.50%) Planning and Forecasting
6 1 (12.50%) Creative Thinking
6 1 (12.50%) Anti-Piracy
6 1 (12.50%) Node.js
6 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
6 1 (12.50%) Route 53
6 1 (12.50%) Big Data
6 1 (12.50%) Analytics
6 1 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (12.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (12.50%) Java

Project Director Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
1 1 (12.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (12.50%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Banking
3 3 (37.50%) Back Office
4 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Derivative
1 2 (25.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (12.50%) Anti-Piracy
2 1 (12.50%) FMCG
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (37.50%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
5 1 (12.50%) Planning and Forecasting
5 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
5 1 (12.50%) Revenue Management
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (25.00%) PMP
2 1 (12.50%) MBA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle