Period
to 27 February 2020

The median annual salary for a Head of Digital was - in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 27 February 2020.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Head of Digital
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 116 135 189
Rank change year-on-year +19 +54 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Digital 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.062% 0.095% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.098% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Cheshire median annual salary - £75,000 £93,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -20.00% -
North West median annual salary £61,000 £77,500 £110,000
% change year-on-year -21.29% -29.55% +37.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 1,559 2,042 3,261
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.47% 97.05% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1,235 1,553 2,442
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +16.88%
10th Percentile £23,750 £25,770 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £68,750 £65,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Head of Digital
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings that featured Head of Digital in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Head of Digital in Cheshire

Head of Digital
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Head of Digital in Cheshire

Head of Digital Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2020, Head of Digital job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Head of Digital in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Disruptive Innovation
1 1 (100.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Decision-Making
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Thinking

Head of Digital Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
General
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Decision-Making
1 1 (100.00%) Disruptive Innovation
1 1 (100.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Thinking
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP