The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Head of Technology featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Technology
Rank 576 633 621
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Technology 34 24 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.090% 0.055% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.057% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 34 17 37
Median salary £89,500 £87,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.87% +24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £45,000 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £90,550 £125,000
UK excluding London median salary £82,500 £71,250 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
Head of Technology
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
36316 42094 44007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.66% 95.80% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 31475 35861 36604
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Head of Technology
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Head of Technology in the job title.

Head of Technology Jobs Demand Trend in London

Head of Technology
Salary Trend in London

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

Head of Technology Salary Trend in London

Head of Technology
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Technology across the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Head of Technology Salary Histogram in London

Head of Technology
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Technology within the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +56 8 £77,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £97,500 -
Chiswick - 1 £90,000 -
Head of Technology
England

Head of Technology Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Head of Technology 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 London region featuring Head of Technology in the job title.

1 30 (44.12%) Finance
2 22 (32.35%) QA
3 20 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (25.00%) Scrum
5 16 (23.53%) Banking
5 16 (23.53%) Project Management
6 14 (20.59%) Change Management
6 14 (20.59%) People Management
7 10 (14.71%) Retail
8 9 (13.24%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (11.76%) Oracle
9 8 (11.76%) DNA
10 7 (10.29%) Windows
10 7 (10.29%) Marketing
10 7 (10.29%) Retail Banking
11 6 (8.82%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
11 6 (8.82%) Resource Allocation
11 6 (8.82%) Mentoring
11 6 (8.82%) KYC
11 6 (8.82%) FATCA
11 6 (8.82%) Office 365
11 6 (8.82%) Fixed Income
11 6 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (8.82%) Budget Control
11 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2
11 6 (8.82%) CRM
11 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
11 6 (8.82%) Process Management
11 6 (8.82%) Temenos

Head of Technology Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.88%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.82%) Office 365
3 4 (5.88%) SaaS
4 3 (4.41%) PaaS
5 1 (1.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) Firewall
2 2 (2.94%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.47%) DNS
3 1 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.47%) LAN
3 1 (1.47%) SMTP
3 1 (1.47%) SSL
3 1 (1.47%) VoIP
3 1 (1.47%) WAN
3 1 (1.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.35%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (7.35%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.41%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.94%) Big Data
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.47%) MySQL
4 1 (1.47%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.47%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
General
1 30 (44.12%) Finance
2 16 (23.53%) Banking
3 10 (14.71%) Retail
4 7 (10.29%) Marketing
4 7 (10.29%) Retail Banking
5 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
6 4 (5.88%) Publishing
7 3 (4.41%) Back Office
8 1 (1.47%) Advertising
8 1 (1.47%) Games
8 1 (1.47%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.47%) Law
8 1 (1.47%) Legal
8 1 (1.47%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) AngularJS
1 1 (1.47%) J2EE
1 1 (1.47%) Node.js
1 1 (1.47%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (1.47%) Spring
1 1 (1.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Fixed Income
1 6 (8.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (7.35%) PMI
3 3 (4.41%) Hedge funds
3 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.94%) BYOD
4 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.94%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.94%) Derivative
4 2 (2.94%) Fintech
4 2 (2.94%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.47%) Bitcoin
5 1 (1.47%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.47%) Cryptocurrency
5 1 (1.47%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.47%) Energy Derivatives
5 1 (1.47%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (1.47%) Social Media
5 1 (1.47%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.29%) Windows
2 4 (5.88%) Linux
3 3 (4.41%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (25.00%) Scrum
3 16 (23.53%) Project Management
4 14 (20.59%) Change Management
4 14 (20.59%) People Management
5 9 (13.24%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (11.76%) DNA
7 6 (8.82%) Budget Control
7 6 (8.82%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
7 6 (8.82%) CRM
7 6 (8.82%) KYC
7 6 (8.82%) Mentoring
7 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2
7 6 (8.82%) Process Management
7 6 (8.82%) Resource Allocation
8 5 (7.35%) DevOps
8 5 (7.35%) Product Management
8 5 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (5.88%) Business Development
9 4 (5.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.47%) C
1 1 (1.47%) Java
1 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.94%) CISSP
2 2 (2.94%) Degree
3 1 (1.47%) CISA
3 1 (1.47%) CISM
3 1 (1.47%) GIAC
3 1 (1.47%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (32.35%) QA
2 6 (8.82%) FATCA
3 2 (2.94%) SLA
4 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Docker
2 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (11.76%) Oracle
2 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.82%) Temenos
3 1 (1.47%) Cisco
3 1 (1.47%) hybris
3 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.47%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.47%) Sun
3 1 (1.47%) VMware