The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Head of IT featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Information Technology
Rank 127 126 109
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 18 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.75% 0.33% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.34% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 12
Median salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £81,600 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £78,750 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Head of IT
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2294 1775 1734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.15% 97.42% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1725 1448 1506
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured Head of IT in the job title.

Head of IT Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Head of IT
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Head of IT Salary Trend in Birmingham

Head of IT
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of IT across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Head of IT Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Head of IT Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, Head of IT 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 Birmingham region featuring Head of IT in the job title.

1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Retail
2 5 (26.32%) QA
3 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
3 4 (21.05%) Data Management
3 4 (21.05%) Strategic Planning
3 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.79%) Business Transformation
4 3 (15.79%) Banking
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) Law
4 3 (15.79%) Supplier Management
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Management
5 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Degree
5 2 (10.53%) CMMI
5 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.53%) AS400
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.53%) LAN
5 2 (10.53%) WAN
5 2 (10.53%) Internet
5 2 (10.53%) iSeries
6 1 (5.26%) ISO27002
6 1 (5.26%) Financial Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.26%) Project Governance

Head of IT Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
1 2 (10.53%) LAN
1 2 (10.53%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Retail
3 3 (15.79%) Banking
3 3 (15.79%) Law
4 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) AS400
1 2 (10.53%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
1 4 (21.05%) Data Management
1 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
1 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (21.05%) Strategic Planning
2 3 (15.79%) Business Transformation
2 3 (15.79%) Performance Management
2 3 (15.79%) Project Management
2 3 (15.79%) Supplier Management
3 2 (10.53%) CMMI
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
3 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.26%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Project Governance
4 1 (5.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.26%) ISO27002