Period
to 19 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Project Director was £82,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 19 July 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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 821 846 881
Rank change year-on-year +25 +35 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Director 9 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.013% 0.008% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.009% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 12
London median annual salary £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.45% -3.13% +7.38%
10th Percentile £71,250 £58,750 £65,375
90th Percentile £110,000 £91,250 £113,000
England median annual salary £82,500 £78,750 £80,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -1.56% -3.03%

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 67,697 69,808 79,874
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.53% 95.23% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 55,048 56,542 69,249
London median annual salary £60,000 £59,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.69% +7.27% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Director in London

Project Director
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Director within the London region over the 6 months to 19 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London - 2 £77,500 - 1
Project Director
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 4 (44.44%) Project Management
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 2 (22.22%) Fixed Income
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) CMS
3 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) PMI
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Derivative
3 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) Kanban
4 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
4 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (11.11%) APMP
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) Node.js
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum-ban
4 1 (11.11%) Project Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Route 53
4 1 (11.11%) Big Data

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
1 1 (11.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (11.11%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Derivative
1 2 (22.22%) Fixed Income
1 2 (22.22%) PMI
2 1 (11.11%) Anti-Piracy
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Creative Thinking
4 1 (11.11%) Kanban
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) People Management
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
4 1 (11.11%) Project Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum-ban
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) PHP
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (11.11%) APMP
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle