The first table below looks at the demand for the Head of IT role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of IT in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Information Technology
Rank 173 150 142
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 8 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.21% 0.29% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.30% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 0
Average salary £53,750 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.30% -
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3667 2673 2368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.65% 96.01% 97.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2952 2178 2037
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Head of IT
West Yorkshire

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Head of IT in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Head of IT Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Head of IT
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of IT across the Leeds region.

Head of IT Salary Trend in Leeds

Head of IT
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of IT across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Head of IT Salary Histogram in Leeds

Head of IT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Head of IT 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 IT in their job title.

1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
1 4 (30.77%) UNIX
1 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
1 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
1 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (23.08%) Marketing
2 3 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (23.08%) Mainframe
2 3 (23.08%) Service Management
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) LAN
2 3 (23.08%) WAN
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) PHP
3 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) Advertising
3 2 (15.38%) Publishing
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Retail
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (15.38%) Web Application Development
3 2 (15.38%) Web Development
3 2 (15.38%) Business Development
4 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.69%) Moodle
4 1 (7.69%) Open Source

Head of IT
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Head of IT 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 IT in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Moodle
1 1 (7.69%) WordPress
1 1 (7.69%) SugarCRM
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) LAN
1 3 (23.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Advertising
2 2 (15.38%) Publishing
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) Zend Framework
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) LAMP
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) UNIX
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
1 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
1 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
1 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (23.08%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Web Application Development
3 2 (15.38%) Web Development
3 2 (15.38%) Business Development
4 1 (7.69%) SOA
4 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PHP
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Zend
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle