The median annual salary for a Project Director was £87,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Project Director
England / South East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 386 444 454
Rank change year-on-year +58 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Director 10 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.067% 0.021% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.021% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 4
Median salary £87,500 £80,000 £100,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.37% -20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £85,000 £80,000 £90,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14466 18825 20301
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.49% 96.68% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12097 16070 16349
Median salary £43,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.16% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Director in the South East

Project Director
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Project Director in the South East

Project Director
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Director in the South East over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Director in the South East

Project Director
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Director within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +46 9 £87,500 +9.37%
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Project Director
England

Project Director Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 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 South East region featuring Project Director in the job title.

1 16 (84.21%) Telecoms
2 15 (78.95%) Project Management
3 14 (73.68%) Degree
4 13 (68.42%) PRINCE2
5 12 (63.16%) Customer Requirements
6 10 (52.63%) PMO
7 8 (42.11%) Six Sigma
8 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (36.84%) Advertising
9 6 (31.58%) Finance
9 6 (31.58%) ISO 14001
9 6 (31.58%) CRM
10 5 (26.32%) PMP
10 5 (26.32%) Budgeting and Forecasting
11 4 (21.05%) Matrix Organization
11 4 (21.05%) Programme Management
12 3 (15.79%) Radio Access Network
13 2 (10.53%) Escalation Management
13 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
13 2 (10.53%) Coaching
13 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
14 1 (5.26%) Wireless
14 1 (5.26%) Broadband
14 1 (5.26%) SLA
14 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
14 1 (5.26%) Retail
14 1 (5.26%) Billing
14 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
14 1 (5.26%) Games
14 1 (5.26%) People Management

Project Director Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (5.26%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (5.26%) Broadband
2 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 16 (84.21%) Telecoms
2 7 (36.84%) Advertising
3 6 (31.58%) Finance
4 1 (5.26%) Billing
4 1 (5.26%) Games
4 1 (5.26%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Project Management
2 13 (68.42%) PRINCE2
3 12 (63.16%) Customer Requirements
4 8 (42.11%) Six Sigma
5 6 (31.58%) CRM
6 5 (26.32%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 4 (21.05%) Matrix Organization
7 4 (21.05%) Programme Management
8 2 (10.53%) Coaching
8 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (10.53%) Escalation Management
9 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
9 1 (5.26%) People Management
9 1 (5.26%) Presales
9 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) Degree
2 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (26.32%) PMP
4 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (52.63%) PMO
2 6 (31.58%) ISO 14001
3 1 (5.26%) SLA