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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Technology
Rank 864 880 854
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Technology 38 43 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.044% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.046% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 29 26 45
Average salary £77,000 £80,000 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £73,500
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £135,000 £125,000
UK excluding London average salary £74,750 £62,500 £126,250
% change year-on-year
+19.60% -50.49%
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
89882 94415 94645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.13% 96.49% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 76200 78954 76880
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Technology within the England region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
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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 +18 15 £110,000 +7.31% 5
South East +5 9 £60,000 -21.31%
Yorkshire +8 4 £85,000 -
East Midlands +5 4 £77,000 +81.17%
North West +32 3 - -
South West -7 2 £66,250 +6.00% 2
West Midlands - 1 £72,500 -
Head of Technology
UK

Head of Technology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 36 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (25.00%) Degree
2 24 (25.00%) Finance
3 21 (21.88%) Marketing
4 17 (17.71%) TDD
5 14 (14.58%) PHP
6 13 (13.54%) .NET
6 13 (13.54%) Microsoft
6 13 (13.54%) TOGAF
6 13 (13.54%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (13.54%) Product Management
7 12 (12.50%) BDD
8 11 (11.46%) Scrum
9 10 (10.42%) Enterprise Architecture
9 10 (10.42%) Computer Science
9 10 (10.42%) C#
9 10 (10.42%) Line Management
10 9 (9.38%) People Management
10 9 (9.38%) Waterfall
11 7 (7.29%) LAMP
12 6 (6.25%) Software Engineering
12 6 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (6.25%) QA
12 6 (6.25%) HTML
12 6 (6.25%) MS Excel
12 6 (6.25%) MVC
12 6 (6.25%) Service Management
12 6 (6.25%) Service Delivery
13 5 (5.21%) SaaS
13 5 (5.21%) Back Office

Head of Technology
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (2.08%) Node.js
1 2 (2.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.08%) MS Office
3 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.04%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.21%) SaaS
2 1 (1.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.08%) DWDM
1 2 (2.08%) MPLS
1 2 (2.08%) Network Security
1 2 (2.08%) NGN
1 2 (2.08%) Packet Switching
1 2 (2.08%) Unified Communications
1 2 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.17%) Big Data
1 4 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.08%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Selenium
1 3 (3.13%) SpecFlow
1 3 (3.13%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (25.00%) Finance
2 21 (21.88%) Marketing
3 5 (5.21%) Back Office
3 5 (5.21%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.17%) Local Government
4 4 (4.17%) Military
5 3 (3.13%) Legal
6 2 (2.08%) Advertising
6 2 (2.08%) Billing
6 2 (2.08%) Electronics
6 2 (2.08%) Front Office
6 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.04%) Law
7 1 (1.04%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.54%) .NET
2 7 (7.29%) LAMP
3 6 (6.25%) HTML
4 4 (4.17%) CSS
5 2 (2.08%) CSS3
5 2 (2.08%) HTML5
5 2 (2.08%) jQuery
5 2 (2.08%) REST
5 2 (2.08%) SOAP
5 2 (2.08%) Web Services
5 2 (2.08%) XML
5 2 (2.08%) Zend Framework
6 1 (1.04%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.42%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.17%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.17%) Performance Metrics
2 4 (4.17%) PMI
3 3 (3.13%) Credit Risk
3 3 (3.13%) Driving Licence
3 3 (3.13%) Fintech
3 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.08%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.08%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.08%) New Media
4 2 (2.08%) Statistics
5 1 (1.04%) CCTV
5 1 (1.04%) Equities
5 1 (1.04%) Home Automation
5 1 (1.04%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.08%) Linux
1 2 (2.08%) Windows
1 2 (2.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (17.71%) TDD
3 13 (13.54%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (13.54%) Product Management
3 13 (13.54%) TOGAF
4 12 (12.50%) BDD
5 11 (11.46%) Scrum
6 10 (10.42%) Enterprise Architecture
6 10 (10.42%) Line Management
7 9 (9.38%) People Management
7 9 (9.38%) Waterfall
8 6 (6.25%) MVC
8 6 (6.25%) Service Delivery
8 6 (6.25%) Service Management
8 6 (6.25%) Software Engineering
8 6 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (5.21%) E-Commerce
9 5 (5.21%) ITIL
9 5 (5.21%) Programme Management
10 4 (4.17%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.58%) PHP
2 10 (10.42%) C#
3 4 (4.17%) Java
3 4 (4.17%) Ruby
4 3 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.08%) PHP 5
5 2 (2.08%) Python
6 1 (1.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (4.17%) CCIE
2 4 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (4.17%) MCP
2 4 (4.17%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.25%) QA
2 2 (2.08%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.08%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.04%) XenApp
Vendors
1 13 (13.54%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.17%) Cisco
2 4 (4.17%) VMware
3 3 (3.13%) SAP
4 2 (2.08%) Apple
4 2 (2.08%) Bloomberg
4 2 (2.08%) eSpeed
4 2 (2.08%) Murex
4 2 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.08%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.08%) Tradeweb
4 2 (2.08%) Zend
5 1 (1.04%) Avaya
5 1 (1.04%) Citrix
5 1 (1.04%) Fidessa
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Equity & Flexi-working
Posted: 19 hours ago
North London
Tech
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novo Search & Selection
Salary: An excellent salary with flexible benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Savvy Recruitment
Salary: Substantial salary for right candidate.
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £95000 per annum + Equity
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago