The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leeds region that had Head of IT featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Head of Information Technology
Rank 140 172 179
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 9 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.35% 0.29% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.31% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 7
Median salary £95,000 £75,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 £73,750 £77,250
% change year-on-year
+8.47% -4.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2543 3273 3476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.77% 96.41% 98.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2207 2733 2830
Median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region that featured Head of IT in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, Head of IT 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 Leeds region featuring Head of IT in the job title.

1 6 (54.55%) Information Security
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) QA
3 4 (36.36%) Advertising
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Service Management
4 3 (27.27%) CMMI
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
4 3 (27.27%) Python
4 3 (27.27%) ERP
4 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
4 3 (27.27%) BDD
4 3 (27.27%) Change Control
4 3 (27.27%) Operations Management
4 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 3 (27.27%) Product Management
5 2 (18.18%) VoIP
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) People Management
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement

Head of IT Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) VoIP
General
1 4 (36.36%) Advertising
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Information Security
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) BDD
3 3 (27.27%) Change Control
3 3 (27.27%) CMMI
3 3 (27.27%) ERP
3 3 (27.27%) Operations Management
3 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 3 (27.27%) Product Management
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) Service Management
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
3 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
2 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft