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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Technology
Rank 815 905 931
Rank change year-on-year
+90 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Technology 46 46 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.054% 0.045% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.047% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 38 37 25
Median salary £87,000 £80,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £62,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £100,000 £120,000
UK excluding London median salary £85,000 £80,000 £62,942
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +27.10%
Head of Technology
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
82431 98009 104450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.47% 96.61% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 68982 82590 87197
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Head of Technology
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Head of Technology in the job title.

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 2 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Technology within the England region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London +78 32 £87,000 -0.57% 2
South East +67 6 £95,000 +18.75% 1
North West - 3 £60,000 -
West Midlands -10 2 £82,500 +3.12%
Yorkshire - 2 £90,000 - 4
East Midlands - 1 £140,000 -
Head of Technology
UK

Head of Technology Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, Head of Technology 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 England region featuring Head of Technology in the job title.

1 39 (40.21%) Finance
2 31 (31.96%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (19.59%) Project Management
4 17 (17.53%) People Management
5 16 (16.49%) Change Management
6 14 (14.43%) Banking
6 14 (14.43%) QA
7 13 (13.40%) DevOps
7 13 (13.40%) E-Commerce
8 11 (11.34%) Retail
9 10 (10.31%) Mentoring
9 10 (10.31%) Scrum
10 9 (9.28%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (9.28%) Windows
10 9 (9.28%) Oracle
11 8 (8.25%) Linux
11 8 (8.25%) SOA
11 8 (8.25%) Risk Management
11 8 (8.25%) Telecoms
11 8 (8.25%) Management Information System
11 8 (8.25%) Degree
12 7 (7.22%) SDLC
12 7 (7.22%) Line Management
12 7 (7.22%) Microsoft Azure
12 7 (7.22%) Open Source
12 7 (7.22%) Technical Architecture
12 7 (7.22%) Enterprise Architecture
12 7 (7.22%) Information Security
12 7 (7.22%) CRM
12 7 (7.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

Head of Technology Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 2 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.03%) Apache
2 1 (1.03%) Documentum
2 1 (1.03%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.06%) Mingle
3 1 (1.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.15%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.12%) SaaS
4 2 (2.06%) GitHub
4 2 (2.06%) Office 365
4 2 (2.06%) PaaS
4 2 (2.06%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.19%) Firewall
2 4 (4.12%) DNS
2 4 (4.12%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (4.12%) LAN
2 4 (4.12%) SMTP
2 4 (4.12%) SSL
2 4 (4.12%) WAN
2 4 (4.12%) Wireless
3 1 (1.03%) Internet
3 1 (1.03%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.03%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.19%) Big Data
1 6 (6.19%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.06%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.06%) MySQL
3 2 (2.06%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.06%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.03%) Cognos Impromptu
4 1 (1.03%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.06%) Bugzilla
2 2 (2.06%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.06%) JIRA
2 2 (2.06%) Subversion
3 1 (1.03%) git-flow
3 1 (1.03%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (40.21%) Finance
2 14 (14.43%) Banking
3 11 (11.34%) Retail
4 8 (8.25%) Telecoms
5 6 (6.19%) Marketing
5 6 (6.19%) Retail Banking
6 4 (4.12%) Publishing
7 3 (3.09%) Back Office
7 3 (3.09%) Games
7 3 (3.09%) Legal
8 2 (2.06%) Advertising
9 1 (1.03%) Front Office
9 1 (1.03%) Law
9 1 (1.03%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.12%) .NET
2 3 (3.09%) Middleware
2 3 (3.09%) Node.js
3 2 (2.06%) Symfony
4 1 (1.03%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.03%) Backbone.js
4 1 (1.03%) CSS
4 1 (1.03%) CSS3
4 1 (1.03%) HTML
4 1 (1.03%) HTML5
4 1 (1.03%) jQuery
4 1 (1.03%) Laravel
4 1 (1.03%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.03%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.25%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (6.19%) Fixed Income
4 5 (5.15%) Fintech
5 4 (4.12%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.12%) PMI
6 3 (3.09%) User Experience
7 2 (2.06%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.06%) Derivative
7 2 (2.06%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.06%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.03%) Bitcoin
8 1 (1.03%) Blockchain
8 1 (1.03%) BYOD
8 1 (1.03%) Cryptocurrency
8 1 (1.03%) Data Extraction
8 1 (1.03%) Energy Derivatives
8 1 (1.03%) iPhone
8 1 (1.03%) Smart Meter
8 1 (1.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.28%) Windows
2 8 (8.25%) Linux
3 3 (3.09%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.06%) Unix
5 1 (1.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (31.96%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (19.59%) Project Management
3 17 (17.53%) People Management
4 16 (16.49%) Change Management
5 13 (13.40%) DevOps
5 13 (13.40%) E-Commerce
6 10 (10.31%) Mentoring
6 10 (10.31%) Scrum
7 9 (9.28%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (8.25%) Risk Management
8 8 (8.25%) SOA
9 7 (7.22%) CRM
9 7 (7.22%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (7.22%) Information Security
9 7 (7.22%) Line Management
9 7 (7.22%) Open Source
9 7 (7.22%) SDLC
9 7 (7.22%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (6.19%) Business Development
10 6 (6.19%) KYC
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.09%) PHP
2 2 (2.06%) ABAP
2 2 (2.06%) Java
2 2 (2.06%) Ruby
2 2 (2.06%) SQL
3 1 (1.03%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.03%) C
3 1 (1.03%) C#
3 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (8.25%) Degree
2 6 (6.19%) PMI Certification
3 4 (4.12%) CISM
3 4 (4.12%) CISSP
3 4 (4.12%) GIAC
4 2 (2.06%) PMP
5 1 (1.03%) ISEB
5 1 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.43%) QA
2 6 (6.19%) FATCA
3 5 (5.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (4.12%) PCI DSS
4 4 (4.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (3.09%) SLA
6 1 (1.03%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (3.09%) Docker
2 1 (1.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.03%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (3.09%) Puppet
2 1 (1.03%) Ansible
2 1 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (9.28%) Oracle
2 7 (7.22%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.19%) FIS
3 6 (6.19%) Temenos
4 2 (2.06%) IBM
4 2 (2.06%) SAP
4 2 (2.06%) Zend
5 1 (1.03%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.03%) EMC
5 1 (1.03%) Foundry
5 1 (1.03%) New Relic
5 1 (1.03%) Pega
5 1 (1.03%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.03%) Snowplow
5 1 (1.03%) Splunk
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