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 11 July 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Technology
Rank 835 813 803
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Technology 39 45 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.044% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.047% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 33 37 52
Average salary £75,000 £82,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,168 £59,000 £67,500
10% offered a salary of more than £140,000 £100,500 £140,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £71,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year
-12.58% -10.62%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102910 96371 105386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.37% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 85046 80974 91182
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
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 11 July 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 11 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -48 24 £77,500 -13.88% 2
West Midlands +2 3 £43,164 -28.06%
South East -8 3 £62,500 +19.04%
South West -11 3 £50,000 -30.06% 2
East of England -3 2 £60,168 -19.77%
North West +5 1 - - 2
Head of Technology
UK

Head of Technology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 24 (26.09%) PHP
2 23 (25.00%) Degree
3 21 (22.83%) .NET
4 17 (18.48%) HTML
4 17 (18.48%) JavaScript
4 17 (18.48%) CSS
4 17 (18.48%) Project Management
5 16 (17.39%) E-Commerce
6 15 (16.30%) Java
7 13 (14.13%) MySQL
7 13 (14.13%) Computer Science
8 12 (13.04%) Service Delivery
8 12 (13.04%) SQL
9 11 (11.96%) XML
9 11 (11.96%) ITIL
9 11 (11.96%) Finance
10 10 (10.87%) ASP.NET
10 10 (10.87%) CRM
10 10 (10.87%) Microsoft
11 9 (9.78%) Publishing
11 9 (9.78%) Ajax
11 9 (9.78%) QA
12 8 (8.70%) MVC
12 8 (8.70%) SQL Server
12 8 (8.70%) Waterfall
13 7 (7.61%) Multimedia
13 7 (7.61%) Zend
14 6 (6.52%) Resource Management
14 6 (6.52%) Content Management
14 6 (6.52%) Enterprise Architecture

Head of Technology
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 5 (5.43%) Joomla!
1 5 (5.43%) WordPress
2 4 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (4.35%) Umbraco
2 4 (4.35%) CMS
3 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.17%) Node.js
4 1 (1.09%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (6.52%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.09%) Aligne
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.09%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.43%) Internet
2 4 (4.35%) LAN
2 4 (4.35%) WAN
3 2 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.13%) MySQL
2 8 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.09%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.09%) Big Data
General
1 11 (11.96%) Finance
2 9 (9.78%) Publishing
3 7 (7.61%) Multimedia
4 5 (5.43%) Banking
5 4 (4.35%) Marketing
6 3 (3.26%) Games
7 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.17%) Automotive
7 2 (2.17%) Advertising
7 2 (2.17%) Front Office
8 1 (1.09%) Back Office
8 1 (1.09%) Billing
8 1 (1.09%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (22.83%) .NET
2 17 (18.48%) HTML
2 17 (18.48%) CSS
3 11 (11.96%) XML
4 10 (10.87%) ASP.NET
5 9 (9.78%) Ajax
6 6 (6.52%) XSL
6 6 (6.52%) J2EE
7 5 (5.43%) DOM
7 5 (5.43%) JSP
7 5 (5.43%) Struts
7 5 (5.43%) Middleware
7 5 (5.43%) JSTL
7 5 (5.43%) jQuery
8 4 (4.35%) XSLT
9 3 (3.26%) LAMP
10 2 (2.17%) HTML5
10 2 (2.17%) Laravel
10 2 (2.17%) Underscore.js
10 2 (2.17%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.13%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.43%) iPhone
2 5 (5.43%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.26%) PMI
4 3 (3.26%) EPoS
4 3 (3.26%) Open Source
4 3 (3.26%) SWIFT
5 2 (2.17%) Taxonomies
5 2 (2.17%) NHS
6 1 (1.09%) FMCG
6 1 (1.09%) BBC
6 1 (1.09%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.09%) Equities
6 1 (1.09%) Social Gaming
6 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.52%) Windows
2 5 (5.43%) Android
3 1 (1.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.48%) Project Management
2 16 (17.39%) E-Commerce
3 12 (13.04%) Service Delivery
4 11 (11.96%) ITIL
5 10 (10.87%) CRM
6 8 (8.70%) MVC
6 8 (8.70%) Waterfall
7 6 (6.52%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (6.52%) Resource Management
7 6 (6.52%) Time Management
7 6 (6.52%) Content Management
7 6 (6.52%) OO
8 5 (5.43%) Service Management
8 5 (5.43%) Strategic Planning
8 5 (5.43%) Risk Management
8 5 (5.43%) Change Management
8 5 (5.43%) Release Management
9 4 (4.35%) Analytics
9 4 (4.35%) Low Latency
9 4 (4.35%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 24 (26.09%) PHP
2 17 (18.48%) JavaScript
3 15 (16.30%) Java
4 12 (13.04%) SQL
5 5 (5.43%) C#
6 2 (2.17%) C
6 2 (2.17%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 23 (25.00%) Degree
2 6 (6.52%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.26%) PMP
4 2 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.78%) QA
2 5 (5.43%) ISO 9001
3 3 (3.26%) SLA
3 3 (3.26%) FATCA
4 2 (2.17%) COBIT
5 1 (1.09%) EMIR
System Software
1 2 (2.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.61%) Zend
3 6 (6.52%) Adobe
3 6 (6.52%) Facebook
4 4 (4.35%) EPiServer
4 4 (4.35%) Sitecore
5 3 (3.26%) SAP
6 2 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.09%) Siebel
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle
7 1 (1.09%) Triple Point
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