The table below looks at the statistics for the Chief Technical Officer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Chief Technical Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chief Technical Officer
Rank 889 927 881
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Technical Officer 8 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.003% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.004% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 2
Average salary £100,000 £90,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +71.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £82,000 £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £114,500 £118,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary - - £52,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103565 111265 102717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85635 90958 85091
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Chief Technical Officer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Chief Technical Officer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Chief Technical Officer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Chief Technical Officer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Chief Technical Officer within the UK.

Chief Technical Officer Salary Trend in the UK

Chief Technical Officer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Chief Technical Officer over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 within the UK.

Chief Technical Officer Salary Histogram in the UK

Chief Technical Officer
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Chief Technical Officer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
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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
England +46 8 £100,000 +11.11% 1
London +23 8 £100,000 +11.11% 1
City of London - 4 £100,000 - 1

Chief Technical Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Chief Technical Officer 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 Chief Technical Officer in their job title.

1 4 (36.36%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) NHS
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Ajax
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) PHP
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) SaaS
2 2 (18.18%) REST
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (18.18%) PHP5
2 2 (18.18%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) Web Usability
3 1 (9.09%) Statistics
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Big Data
3 1 (9.09%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) People Management
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Retail

Chief Technical Officer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Chief Technical Officer 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 Chief Technical Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Ajax
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) REST
1 2 (18.18%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) NHS
2 1 (9.09%) Statistics
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Web Usability
3 1 (9.09%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) People Management
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
1 2 (18.18%) PHP
1 2 (18.18%) PHP5
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
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