Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Director was £90,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Technical Director
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 821 777 889
Rank change year-on-year -44 +112 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Director 17 65 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.023% 0.086% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.089% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 13 52 32
London median annual salary £90,000 £85,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +21.43% -
10th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £114,000 £100,875 £96,625
England median annual salary £82,500 £85,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -2.94% +21.43% +9.80%

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 70810 72756 85612
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.38% 95.96% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 55762 62800 72698
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

Technical Director
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Director in London

Technical Director
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Technical Director in London

Technical Director
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Director in London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Director in London

Technical 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 Technical Director within the London region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 -16 3 £90,000 +5.88% 1
South London - 1 £87,500 -
West London - 1 £90,000 -
Technical Director
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 across the London region featuring Technical Director in the job title.

1 5 (29.41%) C#
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
1 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (29.41%) Sitecore
2 4 (23.53%) QA
2 4 (23.53%) CMS
3 3 (17.65%) Games
3 3 (17.65%) C++
3 3 (17.65%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) Umbraco
3 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
3 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
3 3 (17.65%) DevOps
3 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
3 3 (17.65%) Coaching
3 3 (17.65%) Virtual Team Management
3 3 (17.65%) Virtual Team
3 3 (17.65%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (11.76%) Computer Vision
4 2 (11.76%) User Experience
4 2 (11.76%) Microservices
4 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
4 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (11.76%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 2 (11.76%) Mobile Development
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.76%) Machine Learning
4 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
4 2 (11.76%) Open Source

Technical 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 4 (23.53%) CMS
2 3 (17.65%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (17.65%) Umbraco
3 2 (11.76%) EPiServer
4 1 (5.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (5.88%) ArcGIS
4 1 (5.88%) Sitefinity
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.76%) PaaS
2 1 (5.88%) IaaS
2 1 (5.88%) npm
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Games
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Economy
3 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
2 2 (11.76%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.88%) React
3 1 (5.88%) React Native
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
1 3 (17.65%) Virtual Team
2 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
2 2 (11.76%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) Animation
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Android
1 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) Coaching
2 3 (17.65%) DevOps
2 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
2 3 (17.65%) Virtual Team Management
2 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
3 2 (11.76%) Applied Mathematics
3 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
3 2 (11.76%) Business Development
3 2 (11.76%) Computer Vision
3 2 (11.76%) Content Management
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (11.76%) Facilities Management
3 2 (11.76%) Game Development
3 2 (11.76%) Machine Learning
3 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
3 2 (11.76%) Microservices
3 2 (11.76%) Mobile Development
3 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) C#
2 3 (17.65%) C++
2 3 (17.65%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) C
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) PHP
4 1 (5.88%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Sitecore
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) ATG
3 1 (5.88%) hybris
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Xamarin