The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Chief Technology Officer 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
Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
Rank 831 852 901
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Technology Officer 80 117 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.081% 0.11% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.11% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 70 96 76
Median salary £97,500 £95,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £140,000 £150,000 £132,500
UK excluding London median salary £120,000 £80,000 £121,250
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -34.02%

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
94567 105846 115549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.48% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79566 86840 94644
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Chief Technology Officer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Chief Technology Officer in the job title.

Chief Technology Officer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Chief Technology Officer
Salary Trend

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

Chief Technology Officer Salary Trend in the UK

Chief Technology Officer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Chief Technology Officer over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 within the UK.

Chief Technology Officer Salary Histogram in the UK

Chief Technology Officer
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Chief Technology Officer within the UK 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
England +8 79 £100,000 +5.26% 7
London +24 61 £91,250 -8.75% 4
City of London +58 8 £91,250 +19.67% 2
South West - 8 £120,000 - 1
Devon - 7 £120,000 -
Exeter - 7 £120,000 -
South East +23 6 £125,000 +92.30% 2
Berkshire +20 4 £125,000 +25.00% 2
West Midlands -11 3 £60,000 -25.00%
Newbury - 3 £125,000 - 1
Birmingham -10 2 £56,250 -13.46%
East Sussex +19 1 £50,000 -
Yorkshire +15 1 £112,500 +66.66%
Harrogate +14 1 £112,500 -
Brighton +12 1 £50,000 -
Hampshire +5 1 - -
North Yorkshire +4 1 £112,500 -
Portsmouth +1 1 - -
Somerset - 1 £90,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £80,000 - 1
Scotland - 1 £80,000 - 1

Chief Technology Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Chief Technology Officer 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 featuring Chief Technology Officer in the job title.

1 85 (47.22%) Finance
2 71 (39.44%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (23.89%) E-Commerce
4 41 (22.78%) Marketing
5 32 (17.78%) Java
5 32 (17.78%) JavaScript
6 28 (15.56%) PHP
7 26 (14.44%) Software Engineering
7 26 (14.44%) AngularJS
8 25 (13.89%) Analytics
8 25 (13.89%) .NET
9 24 (13.33%) Big Data
10 23 (12.78%) Open Source
11 20 (11.11%) C#
11 20 (11.11%) User Experience
12 19 (10.56%) Linux
12 19 (10.56%) Amazon AWS
13 18 (10.00%) HTML
13 18 (10.00%) Project Management
13 18 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
14 17 (9.44%) Degree
14 17 (9.44%) Computer Science
15 16 (8.89%) Apple iOS
15 16 (8.89%) Retail
15 16 (8.89%) Python
16 15 (8.33%) Scrum
17 14 (7.78%) Fintech
17 14 (7.78%) DevOps
17 14 (7.78%) Microsoft
17 14 (7.78%) SaaS

Chief Technology Officer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 9 (5.00%) Node.js
2 5 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (2.78%) Mule
3 2 (1.11%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.11%) CMS
4 1 (0.56%) Apache
4 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.56%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.56%) MQSI
4 1 (0.56%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.56%) SAS
4 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (3.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Magento
1 1 (0.56%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.56%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (7.78%) SaaS
3 4 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (2.22%) PaaS
4 3 (1.67%) Heroku
4 3 (1.67%) IaaS
4 3 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.56%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.22%) Asterisk PBX
1 4 (2.22%) Internet
1 4 (2.22%) Unified Communications
1 4 (2.22%) Wireless
2 3 (1.67%) Value-Added Service
3 2 (1.11%) Network Security
4 1 (0.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.33%) Big Data
2 10 (5.56%) Hadoop
3 8 (4.44%) MySQL
3 8 (4.44%) NoSQL
4 6 (3.33%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (2.22%) Redis
6 3 (1.67%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.11%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.56%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.56%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.56%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.56%) OLAP
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (0.56%) QlikView
8 1 (0.56%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (2.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.56%) Grunt
2 1 (0.56%) gulp
2 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.56%) JIRA
2 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 85 (47.22%) Finance
2 41 (22.78%) Marketing
3 16 (8.89%) Retail
4 8 (4.44%) Banking
4 8 (4.44%) Electronics
4 8 (4.44%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.33%) Law
6 4 (2.22%) Back Office
7 3 (1.67%) Advertising
8 2 (1.11%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.56%) Billing
9 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.56%) French Language
9 1 (0.56%) German Language
9 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.56%) Publishing
9 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (14.44%) AngularJS
2 25 (13.89%) .NET
3 18 (10.00%) HTML
4 12 (6.67%) CSS
5 11 (6.11%) HTML5
6 10 (5.56%) Web Services
7 8 (4.44%) Symfony
8 7 (3.89%) Ruby on Rails
9 6 (3.33%) CSS3
9 6 (3.33%) Spring
10 5 (2.78%) ASP.NET
10 5 (2.78%) J2EE
10 5 (2.78%) MEAN Stack
10 5 (2.78%) React
10 5 (2.78%) REST
10 5 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (2.22%) LESS
11 4 (2.22%) Sass
12 3 (1.67%) Backbone.js
12 3 (1.67%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.11%) User Experience
2 18 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (9.44%) Computer Science
4 14 (7.78%) Fintech
5 13 (7.22%) Mobile App
6 11 (6.11%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (2.78%) Credit Risk
8 4 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.22%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.11%) BBC
9 2 (1.11%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.11%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.11%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.11%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.11%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (1.11%) NHS
10 1 (0.56%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.56%) Informatics
10 1 (0.56%) Kindle
10 1 (0.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.56%) Linux
2 16 (8.89%) Apple iOS
3 13 (7.22%) Windows
4 11 (6.11%) Android
5 8 (4.44%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.56%) AIX
6 1 (0.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (39.44%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (23.89%) E-Commerce
3 26 (14.44%) Software Engineering
4 25 (13.89%) Analytics
5 23 (12.78%) Open Source
6 18 (10.00%) Project Management
7 15 (8.33%) Scrum
8 14 (7.78%) Data Analytics
8 14 (7.78%) DevOps
8 14 (7.78%) Product Management
9 13 (7.22%) Data Analysis
9 13 (7.22%) Machine Learning
10 12 (6.67%) Business Development
11 11 (6.11%) OpenUP
12 9 (5.00%) B2B
12 9 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (4.44%) Mentoring
13 8 (4.44%) Mobile Commerce
13 8 (4.44%) SDLC
13 8 (4.44%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 32 (17.78%) Java
1 32 (17.78%) JavaScript
2 28 (15.56%) PHP
3 20 (11.11%) C#
4 16 (8.89%) Python
5 12 (6.67%) C++
6 8 (4.44%) Ruby
7 4 (2.22%) Scala
8 3 (1.67%) R
8 3 (1.67%) SQL
9 1 (0.56%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.56%) C
9 1 (0.56%) F#
9 1 (0.56%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 17 (9.44%) Degree
2 10 (5.56%) PhD
3 3 (1.67%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.56%) ISEB
4 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.56%) PMP
4 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.44%) QA
2 3 (1.67%) SLA
3 2 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (2.22%) Docker
1 4 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (7.78%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.44%) Rackspace
3 5 (2.78%) VMware
4 4 (2.22%) Google
4 4 (2.22%) Kony
4 4 (2.22%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.67%) CheckPoint
5 3 (1.67%) SAP
5 3 (1.67%) Zend
6 2 (1.11%) Cisco
6 2 (1.11%) IBM
6 2 (1.11%) Oracle
7 1 (0.56%) Cognos
7 1 (0.56%) Informatica
7 1 (0.56%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.56%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.56%) Sun
7 1 (0.56%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.56%) webMethods
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