The first table below looks at the demand for the Head of Technology role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 28 July 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Technology
Rank 616 556 592
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Technology 33 35 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.069% 0.079% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.084% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 31 28 35
Average salary £77,500 £95,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.42% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,750 £67,500
10% offered a salary of more than £140,000 £111,500 £140,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £71,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-5.59% +5.92%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44975 41466 48833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.36% 93.48% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 37771 34706 42499
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Head of Technology
England

Head of Technology
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 28 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Technology within the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London -12 9 £65,000 -21.21% 2
Canary Wharf - 4 £140,000 -
Head of Technology
England

Head of Technology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 26 (34.67%) PHP
2 19 (25.33%) HTML
2 19 (25.33%) Java
2 19 (25.33%) JavaScript
2 19 (25.33%) CSS
2 19 (25.33%) E-Commerce
3 18 (24.00%) .NET
4 14 (18.67%) MySQL
5 13 (17.33%) XML
5 13 (17.33%) Ajax
6 11 (14.67%) Degree
6 11 (14.67%) Microsoft
6 11 (14.67%) Project Management
7 10 (13.33%) SQL
7 10 (13.33%) Windows
8 9 (12.00%) CRM
8 9 (12.00%) ISO 9001
8 9 (12.00%) J2EE
8 9 (12.00%) DOM
8 9 (12.00%) JSP
8 9 (12.00%) Struts
8 9 (12.00%) JSTL
8 9 (12.00%) jQuery
8 9 (12.00%) Zend
8 9 (12.00%) Android
8 9 (12.00%) iPhone
8 9 (12.00%) WordPress
8 9 (12.00%) Joomla!
9 8 (10.67%) ASP.NET
10 7 (9.33%) SQL Server

Head of Technology
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 9 (12.00%) WordPress
1 9 (12.00%) Joomla!
2 4 (5.33%) Umbraco
2 4 (5.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (5.33%) CMS
3 2 (2.67%) Node.js
3 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) LAN
1 4 (5.33%) WAN
1 4 (5.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.67%) MySQL
2 7 (9.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.33%) Big Data
3 1 (1.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (6.67%) Finance
1 5 (6.67%) Banking
2 3 (4.00%) Games
2 3 (4.00%) Marketing
3 2 (2.67%) Publishing
3 2 (2.67%) Front Office
3 2 (2.67%) Back Office
3 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.33%) Automotive
4 1 (1.33%) Advertising
4 1 (1.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (25.33%) HTML
1 19 (25.33%) CSS
2 18 (24.00%) .NET
3 13 (17.33%) XML
3 13 (17.33%) Ajax
4 9 (12.00%) J2EE
4 9 (12.00%) DOM
4 9 (12.00%) JSP
4 9 (12.00%) Struts
4 9 (12.00%) JSTL
4 9 (12.00%) jQuery
5 8 (10.67%) ASP.NET
6 4 (5.33%) XSL
6 4 (5.33%) XSLT
6 4 (5.33%) Middleware
7 2 (2.67%) Laravel
7 2 (2.67%) HTML5
7 2 (2.67%) LAMP
7 2 (2.67%) Underscore.js
7 2 (2.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) iPhone
2 7 (9.33%) Mobile App
3 6 (8.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.00%) Open Source
5 3 (4.00%) SWIFT
5 3 (4.00%) Fixed Income
5 3 (4.00%) Equities
6 2 (2.67%) Taxonomies
6 2 (2.67%) PMI
7 1 (1.33%) EPoS
7 1 (1.33%) Social Gaming
7 1 (1.33%) FMCG
7 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.33%) Windows
2 9 (12.00%) Android
3 1 (1.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.33%) E-Commerce
2 11 (14.67%) Project Management
3 9 (12.00%) CRM
4 6 (8.00%) ITIL
4 6 (8.00%) Service Management
4 6 (8.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (8.00%) MVC
5 5 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 5 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (6.67%) Asset Management
5 5 (6.67%) Resource Management
6 4 (5.33%) Scrum
6 4 (5.33%) Content Management
6 4 (5.33%) Time Management
6 4 (5.33%) Release Management
6 4 (5.33%) OO
6 4 (5.33%) Change Management
6 4 (5.33%) Low Latency
7 3 (4.00%) Analytics
7 3 (4.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 26 (34.67%) PHP
2 19 (25.33%) Java
2 19 (25.33%) JavaScript
3 10 (13.33%) SQL
4 6 (8.00%) C#
5 2 (2.67%) CoffeeScript
5 2 (2.67%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (14.67%) Degree
2 5 (6.67%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.00%) PMP
4 2 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.00%) ISO 9001
2 7 (9.33%) QA
3 3 (4.00%) FATCA
3 3 (4.00%) SLA
4 1 (1.33%) EMIR
4 1 (1.33%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (1.33%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (14.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.00%) Zend
3 4 (5.33%) EPiServer
3 4 (5.33%) Sitecore
3 4 (5.33%) Adobe
3 4 (5.33%) Facebook
4 2 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £120000 - £140000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago