The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of IT role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire 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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Information Technology
Rank - 98 72
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.12% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.12% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £90,000 £50,274
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +79.02%
UK excluding London average salary £77,000 £72,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+6.20% +16.00%
Head of IT
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
682 836 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 98.27% 96.31% 97.83%
Number of salaries quoted 560 688 605
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,979 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Head of IT Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Head of IT
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Head of IT Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Head of IT
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
1 4 (100.00%) Business Development
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

Head of IT
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
1 4 (100.00%) Business Development
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree