The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Technology
Rank 834 889 838
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Technology 48 36 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.032% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.034% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 40 29 22
Average salary £70,750 £77,500 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.70% -6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,500 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,250 £135,000 £104,750
UK excluding London average salary £86,250 £62,500 £71,500
% change year-on-year
+38.00% -12.58%
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
95322 107194 96558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.63% 94.60% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 79211 88826 81230
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 2015. 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 +50 32 £62,500 -24.98% 4
North West - 5 £100,000 -
South West +1 4 - -
Yorkshire - 4 £78,750 -
South East +10 3 £85,000 +36.00% 1
Head of Technology
UK

Head of Technology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 22 (22.45%) Finance
2 20 (20.41%) Project Management
3 17 (17.35%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (17.35%) Marketing
4 14 (14.29%) Degree
5 13 (13.27%) Service Delivery
6 12 (12.24%) Retail
7 10 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (10.20%) Scrum
7 10 (10.20%) MBA
7 10 (10.20%) C#
8 9 (9.18%) Analytics
8 9 (9.18%) Microsoft
8 9 (9.18%) Programme Management
9 8 (8.16%) Change Management
9 8 (8.16%) Java
9 8 (8.16%) Windows
9 8 (8.16%) Data Centre
9 8 (8.16%) SDLC
10 7 (7.14%) DevOps
10 7 (7.14%) Waterfall
10 7 (7.14%) ITIL
10 7 (7.14%) TDD
10 7 (7.14%) Business Analysis
11 6 (6.12%) QA
11 6 (6.12%) Direct Marketing
11 6 (6.12%) Zachman Framework
11 6 (6.12%) TOGAF
11 6 (6.12%) C
11 6 (6.12%) PHP

Head of Technology
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 2 (2.04%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.04%) Apache
1 2 (2.04%) nginx
1 2 (2.04%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.02%) Lync
2 1 (1.02%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.02%) IIS
2 1 (1.02%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.02%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (6.12%) MS Office
2 5 (5.10%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.10%) SPSS
3 1 (1.02%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.02%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.02%) SaaS
2 1 (1.02%) PaaS
2 1 (1.02%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.06%) TCP/IP
1 3 (3.06%) LAN
2 2 (2.04%) WAN
2 2 (2.04%) DHCP
2 2 (2.04%) HTTP
2 2 (2.04%) DNS
2 2 (2.04%) 4G
2 2 (2.04%) LTE
2 2 (2.04%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.02%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.02%) Firewall
3 1 (1.02%) VoIP
3 1 (1.02%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.10%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.04%) MySQL
2 2 (2.04%) MS Access
3 1 (1.02%) Big Data
3 1 (1.02%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.02%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.02%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.02%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.02%) Selenium
General
1 22 (22.45%) Finance
2 17 (17.35%) Marketing
3 12 (12.24%) Retail
4 5 (5.10%) Banking
4 5 (5.10%) Back Office
5 4 (4.08%) Legal
6 3 (3.06%) Law
6 3 (3.06%) Advertising
6 3 (3.06%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.06%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.04%) Front Office
8 1 (1.02%) Publishing
8 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.12%) .NET
2 4 (4.08%) LAMP
3 1 (1.02%) RESTful
3 1 (1.02%) HTML5
3 1 (1.02%) CSS3
3 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.02%) CSS
3 1 (1.02%) SOAP
3 1 (1.02%) HTML
3 1 (1.02%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.16%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.10%) User Experience
2 5 (5.10%) E-Learning
2 5 (5.10%) Statistics
3 4 (4.08%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.06%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.06%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.02%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.02%) DTV
6 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.02%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.16%) Windows
2 4 (4.08%) Android
3 3 (3.06%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.04%) Linux
5 1 (1.02%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.41%) Project Management
2 17 (17.35%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (13.27%) Service Delivery
4 10 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (10.20%) Scrum
5 9 (9.18%) Analytics
5 9 (9.18%) Programme Management
6 8 (8.16%) Change Management
6 8 (8.16%) SDLC
7 7 (7.14%) DevOps
7 7 (7.14%) Waterfall
7 7 (7.14%) ITIL
7 7 (7.14%) TDD
7 7 (7.14%) Business Analysis
8 6 (6.12%) Direct Marketing
8 6 (6.12%) Zachman Framework
8 6 (6.12%) TOGAF
8 6 (6.12%) Time Management
8 6 (6.12%) People Management
9 5 (5.10%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.20%) C#
2 8 (8.16%) Java
3 6 (6.12%) C
3 6 (6.12%) PHP
4 3 (3.06%) SQL
4 3 (3.06%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.06%) Python
5 2 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (14.29%) Degree
2 10 (10.20%) MBA
3 1 (1.02%) MCSE
3 1 (1.02%) MCP
3 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.12%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.02%) Firmware
1 1 (1.02%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) Ansible
2 1 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (9.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.10%) MicroStrategy
3 4 (4.08%) Oracle
4 2 (2.04%) Bloomberg
4 2 (2.04%) Cisco
4 2 (2.04%) Algorithmics
5 1 (1.02%) Demandware
5 1 (1.02%) Twitter
5 1 (1.02%) hybris
5 1 (1.02%) SAP
5 1 (1.02%) VMware
5 1 (1.02%) ATG
5 1 (1.02%) Planview
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