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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Technology
Rank 813 805 844
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Technology 50 52 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.053% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.056% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 32 43 13
Average salary £80,000 £85,000 £62,136
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +36.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £67,500 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £134,000 £122,000 £99,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £77,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-19.35% +58.97%
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
94647 92576 95847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.45% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 78762 75162 81879
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -8 25 £92,500 +7.24%
South East -8 10 £55,000 -29.03%
Yorkshire - 7 - -
North West - 5 £90,000 -
South West - 3 £97,500 - 1
East of England - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £42,500 -
Head of Technology
UK

Head of Technology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 25 (29.76%) Finance
2 22 (26.19%) Project Management
3 16 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (17.86%) Scrum
5 13 (15.48%) Service Delivery
6 11 (13.10%) PHP
6 11 (13.10%) PRINCE2
7 10 (11.90%) Business Analysis
8 9 (10.71%) Legal
8 9 (10.71%) QA
9 7 (8.33%) Marketing
9 7 (8.33%) Banking
9 7 (8.33%) ITIL
9 7 (8.33%) LAN
9 7 (8.33%) C#
9 7 (8.33%) Java
9 7 (8.33%) Open Source
10 6 (7.14%) User Experience
10 6 (7.14%) Change Management
10 6 (7.14%) Service Management
10 6 (7.14%) Degree
11 5 (5.95%) Web Development
11 5 (5.95%) Google
11 5 (5.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (5.95%) Supplier Management
11 5 (5.95%) Software Engineering
11 5 (5.95%) LAMP
11 5 (5.95%) Quality Management
11 5 (5.95%) PMI
11 5 (5.95%) PMI Certification

Head of Technology
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 4 (4.76%) Drupal
2 2 (2.38%) Apache
2 2 (2.38%) nginx
2 2 (2.38%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.19%) IIS
3 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.19%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.19%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.19%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.76%) Google Apps
1 4 (4.76%) GitHub
2 3 (3.57%) SaaS
3 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.33%) LAN
2 3 (3.57%) WAN
3 2 (2.38%) DHCP
3 2 (2.38%) HTTP
3 2 (2.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.38%) DNS
3 2 (2.38%) LTE
3 2 (2.38%) 4G
3 2 (2.38%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.76%) MySQL
2 2 (2.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.19%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Bitbucket
2 2 (2.38%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.19%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.19%) Subversion
General
1 25 (29.76%) Finance
2 9 (10.71%) Legal
3 7 (8.33%) Banking
3 7 (8.33%) Marketing
4 3 (3.57%) Law
4 3 (3.57%) Front Office
4 3 (3.57%) Back Office
5 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.38%) Retail
5 2 (2.38%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.38%) Advertising
6 1 (1.19%) Publishing
6 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.95%) LAMP
2 3 (3.57%) HTML
2 3 (3.57%) .NET
2 3 (3.57%) CSS
3 2 (2.38%) J2EE
3 2 (2.38%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.19%) JSP
4 1 (1.19%) Struts
4 1 (1.19%) Web Services
4 1 (1.19%) XML
4 1 (1.19%) DOM
4 1 (1.19%) Ajax
4 1 (1.19%) JSTL
4 1 (1.19%) Symfony
4 1 (1.19%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (1.19%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.33%) Open Source
2 6 (7.14%) User Experience
3 5 (5.95%) PMI
4 4 (4.76%) Wiki
4 4 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.38%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.38%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.19%) DTV
6 1 (1.19%) iPhone
6 1 (1.19%) Social Media
6 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.76%) Ubuntu
2 3 (3.57%) Windows
3 2 (2.38%) Linux
3 2 (2.38%) Android
4 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.19%) Project Management
2 16 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (17.86%) Scrum
4 13 (15.48%) Service Delivery
5 11 (13.10%) PRINCE2
6 10 (11.90%) Business Analysis
7 7 (8.33%) ITIL
8 6 (7.14%) Change Management
8 6 (7.14%) Service Management
9 5 (5.95%) Quality Management
9 5 (5.95%) Six Sigma
9 5 (5.95%) Software Engineering
9 5 (5.95%) Supplier Management
9 5 (5.95%) Web Development
9 5 (5.95%) Product Management
9 5 (5.95%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (5.95%) Demand Management
10 4 (4.76%) Customer Insight
10 4 (4.76%) Business Transformation
10 4 (4.76%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.10%) PHP
2 7 (8.33%) C#
2 7 (8.33%) Java
3 5 (5.95%) JavaScript
3 5 (5.95%) C
4 2 (2.38%) SQL
4 2 (2.38%) Python
5 1 (1.19%) PHP5
5 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.19%) VBA
5 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (7.14%) Degree
2 5 (5.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (5.95%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.19%) VCP4
3 1 (1.19%) CISSP
3 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.71%) QA
2 2 (2.38%) SLA
3 1 (1.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (5.95%) Google
2 3 (3.57%) Oracle
2 3 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.19%) Avaya
3 1 (1.19%) Bloomberg
3 1 (1.19%) Algorithmics
3 1 (1.19%) VMware
3 1 (1.19%) SAP
3 1 (1.19%) Planview
3 1 (1.19%) Zend
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