The median annual salary for a Project Director was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Director
England / London
Rank 585 648 633
Rank change year-on-year +63 -15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Director 3 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.009% 0.019% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.020% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 16
Median salary £80,000 £85,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03%  
UK excluding London median salary £85,000 £80,000 £95,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -15.78%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32198 40075 40268
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.13% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 27217 34571 33828
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Project Director
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Project Director in the job title.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Director in London

Project Director Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Project 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 London region featuring Project Director in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) MBA
3 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 4 (57.14%) Project Planning
3 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
3 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) PMO
4 3 (42.86%) Line Management
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) QA
5 2 (28.57%) CMS
6 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
6 1 (14.29%) Business Development
6 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (14.29%) MS Project
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 1 (14.29%) Workflow
6 1 (14.29%) Time Management
6 1 (14.29%) JIRA

Project Director Skill Set
Top Related 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 (28.57%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 4 (57.14%) Project Planning
3 3 (42.86%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Business Development
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
1 4 (57.14%) MBA
1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) PMO
2 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
Bluetownonline
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago