The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Head of Technology featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Technology
Rank 425 461 470
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Technology 6 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.033% 0.014% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.015% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 7
Median salary £97,500 £85,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% +36.00%
UK excluding London median salary £87,500 £86,250 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +38.00%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
17654 20525 22386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.83% 97.09% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 14956 16570 18112
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Head of Technology
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Head of Technology Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Head of Technology
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Head of Technology Salary Trend in the South East

Head of Technology
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Technology across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Head of Technology Salary Histogram in the South East

Head of Technology
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Berkshire +22 3 £95,000 +10.14% 1
Kent - 2 £82,500 -
Surrey - 1 £110,000 -
Head of Technology
England

Head of Technology Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 South East region featuring Head of Technology in the job title.

1 9 (60.00%) PHP
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) TDD
2 8 (53.33%) BDD
3 7 (46.67%) LAMP
4 6 (40.00%) Degree
4 6 (40.00%) Line Management
5 5 (33.33%) SaaS
5 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 5 (33.33%) MVC
6 4 (26.67%) Programme Management
7 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (20.00%) Finance
7 3 (20.00%) HTML
7 3 (20.00%) CSS
8 2 (13.33%) .NET
8 2 (13.33%) ISO 9001
8 2 (13.33%) OO
8 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
8 2 (13.33%) Scrum
8 2 (13.33%) Zend
8 2 (13.33%) Zend Framework
8 2 (13.33%) PHP 5
8 2 (13.33%) jQuery
8 2 (13.33%) Kanban
8 2 (13.33%) HTML5
8 2 (13.33%) CSS3
8 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (13.33%) OO PHP
8 2 (13.33%) Web Development

Head of Technology Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) HP UFT
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
1 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Billing
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) LAMP
2 3 (20.00%) CSS
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) .NET
3 2 (13.33%) CSS3
3 2 (13.33%) HTML5
3 2 (13.33%) jQuery
3 2 (13.33%) Zend Framework
4 1 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) FMCG
2 1 (6.67%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (53.33%) BDD
1 8 (53.33%) TDD
2 6 (40.00%) Line Management
3 5 (33.33%) MVC
4 4 (26.67%) Programme Management
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (13.33%) Kanban
6 2 (13.33%) OO
6 2 (13.33%) OO PHP
6 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
6 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) Web Development
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (6.67%) DevOps
7 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.67%) Project Management
7 1 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) PHP
2 2 (13.33%) PHP 5
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Zend
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Sitecore