The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Technology role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Technology in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Technology
Rank 216 225 223
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Technology 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.019% 0.017% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.018% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £95,000 £60,000 £140,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% -57.14%
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +16.66%
Head of Technology
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4834 5445 5102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.96% 92.81% 93.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3789 3788 3989
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £25,783
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Head of Technology
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Head of Technology in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Head of Technology Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Head of Technology
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Technology across the Berkshire region.

Head of Technology Salary Trend in Berkshire

Head of Technology
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Head of Technology in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Head of Technology in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
1 2 (66.67%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 1 (33.33%) People Management
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (33.33%) DTV
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management

Head of Technology
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Head of Technology in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Head of Technology in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
1 2 (66.67%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 1 (33.33%) People Management
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP