The first table below looks at the demand for the Head of Technology role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Technology
Rank 836 828 847
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Technology 51 26 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.025% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.026% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 36 18 38
Average salary £81,250 £78,750 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £117,500 £101,500 £118,250
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £57,500 £82,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -30.30%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107389 99686 111626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.50% 94.73% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 87952 83910 96377
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Head of Technology
UK

Head of Technology
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Head of Technology Jobs Demand Trend in England

Head of Technology
Salary Trend in England

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

Head of Technology Salary Trend in England

Head of Technology
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Technology across the England region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Head of Technology Salary Histogram in England

Head of Technology
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Technology within the England region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -22 43 £83,321 -4.77% 1
South East -2 8 £62,500 +13.63%
Head of Technology
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Head of Technology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 29 (30.85%) Project Management
2 26 (27.66%) Finance
3 25 (26.60%) .NET
4 24 (25.53%) Degree
5 19 (20.21%) PHP
6 17 (18.09%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (17.02%) SQL
8 15 (15.96%) JavaScript
8 15 (15.96%) HTML
8 15 (15.96%) CSS
8 15 (15.96%) Computer Science
9 14 (14.89%) QA
10 13 (13.83%) Marketing
10 13 (13.83%) E-Commerce
11 12 (12.77%) Internet
11 12 (12.77%) MySQL
12 11 (11.70%) Management Information System
13 10 (10.64%) CRM
13 10 (10.64%) ASP.NET
14 9 (9.57%) ITIL
14 9 (9.57%) OO
14 9 (9.57%) Asset Management
14 9 (9.57%) Resource Management
14 9 (9.57%) Analytics
15 8 (8.51%) Publishing
15 8 (8.51%) LAMP
15 8 (8.51%) PRINCE2
15 8 (8.51%) SQL Server
15 8 (8.51%) C#
15 8 (8.51%) MVC

Head of Technology
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.26%) CMS
1 4 (4.26%) Umbraco
1 4 (4.26%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (2.13%) Node.js
2 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (6.38%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Endur
1 2 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.13%) Aligne
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.77%) MySQL
2 8 (8.51%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.32%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.06%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (3.19%) JIRA
General
1 26 (27.66%) Finance
2 13 (13.83%) Marketing
3 8 (8.51%) Publishing
4 7 (7.45%) Legal
5 6 (6.38%) Banking
6 5 (5.32%) Retail
6 5 (5.32%) Multimedia
6 5 (5.32%) Advertising
7 3 (3.19%) Telecoms
8 2 (2.13%) Games
8 2 (2.13%) Automotive
8 2 (2.13%) Front Office
8 2 (2.13%) Back Office
9 1 (1.06%) Billing
9 1 (1.06%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (26.60%) .NET
2 15 (15.96%) CSS
2 15 (15.96%) HTML
3 10 (10.64%) ASP.NET
4 8 (8.51%) LAMP
5 6 (6.38%) XML
5 6 (6.38%) XSL
6 5 (5.32%) HTML5
7 4 (4.26%) Ajax
7 4 (4.26%) XSLT
8 3 (3.19%) Saxon XSLT
9 2 (2.13%) Laravel
9 2 (2.13%) Underscore.js
9 2 (2.13%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.06%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (1.06%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.96%) Computer Science
2 11 (11.70%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.38%) Fixed Income
4 5 (5.32%) Derivative
4 5 (5.32%) N-Tier
5 4 (4.26%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.19%) SWIFT
6 3 (3.19%) Open Source
7 2 (2.13%) Taxonomies
8 1 (1.06%) BBC
8 1 (1.06%) Social Media
8 1 (1.06%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.06%) FMCG
8 1 (1.06%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.13%) Windows
2 1 (1.06%) Linux
2 1 (1.06%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (30.85%) Project Management
2 17 (18.09%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (13.83%) E-Commerce
4 10 (10.64%) CRM
5 9 (9.57%) ITIL
5 9 (9.57%) OO
5 9 (9.57%) Asset Management
5 9 (9.57%) Resource Management
5 9 (9.57%) Analytics
6 8 (8.51%) MVC
6 8 (8.51%) PRINCE2
7 7 (7.45%) Service Delivery
7 7 (7.45%) B2B
8 6 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (6.38%) Programme Management
8 6 (6.38%) Content Management
8 6 (6.38%) Time Management
8 6 (6.38%) Waterfall
8 6 (6.38%) Software Engineering
9 5 (5.32%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.21%) PHP
2 16 (17.02%) SQL
3 15 (15.96%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.51%) C#
5 7 (7.45%) Java
6 4 (4.26%) C
7 2 (2.13%) C++
7 2 (2.13%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 24 (25.53%) Degree
2 3 (3.19%) PMP
2 3 (3.19%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.13%) IRCA
3 2 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.89%) QA
2 3 (3.19%) FATCA
3 2 (2.13%) EMIR
3 2 (2.13%) SLA
4 1 (1.06%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (2.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (8.51%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.38%) Adobe
2 6 (6.38%) Facebook
3 4 (4.26%) Sitecore
3 4 (4.26%) Oracle
3 4 (4.26%) EPiServer
4 2 (2.13%) Triple Point
4 2 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.13%) Zend
5 1 (1.06%) SAP
5 1 (1.06%) Siebel
London
Aquent
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
Edge Recruit Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
UKHO
Salary: £60,064 - £66,270 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
UKHO
Salary: From £60,064 to £66,270 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago