The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Head of IT featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Head of Information Technology
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 175 193 209
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 9 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.26% 0.42% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.43% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 4
Median salary £70,500 £75,000 £54,138
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% +38.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £68,900 £68,500 £51,241
10% offered a salary of more than £90,100 £85,000 £65,241
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £72,500 £78,750
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -7.93%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3435 4144 4505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.97% 97.23% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2987 3495 3720
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Head of IT Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Head of IT
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Head of IT Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Head of IT
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of IT across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Head of IT Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Head of IT
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of IT within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Leeds +18 7 £95,000 +26.66% 1
Bradford - 2 £69,500 -
Head of IT
Yorkshire

Head of IT Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Head of IT in the job title.

1 6 (50.00%) Finance
1 6 (50.00%) Information Security
2 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) Advertising
4 3 (25.00%) .NET
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) TDD
4 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) Service Management
4 3 (25.00%) CMMI
4 3 (25.00%) Python
4 3 (25.00%) ERP
4 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) Operations Management
4 3 (25.00%) QA
4 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (25.00%) Product Management
4 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (25.00%) Change Control
4 3 (25.00%) BDD
5 2 (16.67%) Line Management
5 2 (16.67%) IT Governance
5 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 2 (16.67%) VoIP
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) PMP
5 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis

Head of IT Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (16.67%) VoIP
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Information Security
2 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) BDD
4 3 (25.00%) Change Control
4 3 (25.00%) CMMI
4 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) ERP
4 3 (25.00%) Operations Management
4 3 (25.00%) Product Management
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Service Management
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) TDD
4 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) IT Governance
5 2 (16.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) PMP
2 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft