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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
Rank 826 885 898
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Technology Officer 82 85 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.077% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.080% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 72 65 73
Median salary £105,000 £92,500 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.51% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £63,500 £61,000
10% offered a salary of more than £139,750 £150,000 £140,000
UK excluding London median salary £95,000 £82,500 £95,000
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -13.15%

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
94638 106188 112312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.31% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79637 87538 91558
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 25 July 2016 within the UK.

Chief Technology Officer Salary Histogram in the UK

Chief Technology Officer
Top 22 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 25 July 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 +59 79 £105,000 +13.51% 9
London +33 52 £110,000 +10.00% 5
South East +34 16 £125,000 +92.30% 1
City of London +61 9 £110,000 +57.14%
Berkshire +10 7 £125,000 +25.00%
Surrey +37 6 £75,000 +20.00%
West Midlands +6 5 £82,500 -10.81% 2
Birmingham - 5 £82,500 - 2
Newbury - 5 £125,000 -
South West +22 3 £80,000 +88.23%
Scotland +4 3 £87,500 -6.91% 2
North West - 3 £105,000 -
Somerset - 3 £80,000 -
Street - 3 £80,000 -
Manchester - 3 £105,000 -
Staines +16 2 £75,000 +20.00%
Glasgow -6 2 £80,000 -14.89% 2
Hampshire -2 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £95,000 -

Chief Technology Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 80 (43.72%) Finance
2 66 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (23.50%) Marketing
4 33 (18.03%) E-Commerce
5 31 (16.94%) JavaScript
5 31 (16.94%) AngularJS
6 28 (15.30%) .NET
6 28 (15.30%) Software Engineering
7 27 (14.75%) PHP
7 27 (14.75%) Java
8 26 (14.21%) Analytics
8 26 (14.21%) Big Data
9 23 (12.57%) SaaS
10 22 (12.02%) Python
11 21 (11.48%) C#
11 21 (11.48%) Scrum
11 21 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
12 20 (10.93%) Product Management
13 18 (9.84%) Data Analytics
13 18 (9.84%) Strategic Planning
14 17 (9.29%) HTML
14 17 (9.29%) Web Development
14 17 (9.29%) React
15 16 (8.74%) Computer Science
15 16 (8.74%) QA
16 15 (8.20%) Project Management
16 15 (8.20%) Telecoms
17 14 (7.65%) TDD
17 14 (7.65%) Machine Learning
17 14 (7.65%) User Experience

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 7 (3.83%) CMS
2 4 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.55%) Apache
3 1 (0.55%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.55%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (1.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Magento
1 1 (0.55%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 23 (12.57%) SaaS
2 21 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (5.46%) Heroku
4 6 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (2.73%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.64%) IaaS
6 3 (1.64%) PaaS
7 2 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.09%) GitHub
8 1 (0.55%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.83%) Wireless
2 5 (2.73%) Value-Added Service
3 4 (2.19%) Internet
4 2 (1.09%) Network Security
5 1 (0.55%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.21%) Big Data
2 10 (5.46%) MySQL
3 7 (3.83%) MongoDB
4 5 (2.73%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.19%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.19%) Redis
6 3 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (1.64%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.09%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.55%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.55%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.55%) Electronic Patient Records
8 1 (0.55%) GIS
8 1 (0.55%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.55%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 4 (2.19%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.09%) MSTest
2 2 (1.09%) PhantomJS
3 1 (0.55%) Grunt
3 1 (0.55%) gulp
3 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.55%) JIRA
3 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 80 (43.72%) Finance
2 43 (23.50%) Marketing
3 15 (8.20%) Telecoms
4 13 (7.10%) Retail
5 11 (6.01%) Law
6 7 (3.83%) Banking
6 7 (3.83%) Electronics
7 3 (1.64%) Advertising
7 3 (1.64%) Legal
7 3 (1.64%) Publishing
8 2 (1.09%) Games
9 1 (0.55%) Billing
9 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.55%) French Language
9 1 (0.55%) German Language
9 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.55%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.55%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (16.94%) AngularJS
2 28 (15.30%) .NET
3 17 (9.29%) HTML
3 17 (9.29%) React
4 12 (6.56%) CSS
4 12 (6.56%) Node.js
5 9 (4.92%) HTML5
6 7 (3.83%) Symfony
7 6 (3.28%) CSS3
7 6 (3.28%) Web Services
8 5 (2.73%) Backbone.js
8 5 (2.73%) jQuery
8 5 (2.73%) Spring
9 4 (2.19%) ASP.NET
9 4 (2.19%) Ember.js
9 4 (2.19%) J2EE
9 4 (2.19%) LESS
9 4 (2.19%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (2.19%) Sass
10 3 (1.64%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.74%) Computer Science
2 14 (7.65%) User Experience
3 12 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (6.01%) Artificial Intelligence
5 9 (4.92%) Fintech
6 8 (4.37%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.09%) BBC
8 2 (1.09%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.09%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.09%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.09%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.09%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.55%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.55%) BYOD
9 1 (0.55%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.55%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.55%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.55%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.37%) Apple iOS
1 8 (4.37%) Linux
2 7 (3.83%) Windows
2 7 (3.83%) Windows Server
3 4 (2.19%) Android
4 1 (0.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (18.03%) E-Commerce
3 28 (15.30%) Software Engineering
4 26 (14.21%) Analytics
5 21 (11.48%) Scrum
6 20 (10.93%) Product Management
7 18 (9.84%) Data Analytics
7 18 (9.84%) Strategic Planning
8 17 (9.29%) Web Development
9 15 (8.20%) Project Management
10 14 (7.65%) Machine Learning
10 14 (7.65%) TDD
11 12 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (6.56%) Data Analysis
11 12 (6.56%) DevOps
11 12 (6.56%) Open Source
11 12 (6.56%) OpenUP
11 12 (6.56%) Re-Platforming
12 11 (6.01%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (4.92%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 31 (16.94%) JavaScript
2 27 (14.75%) Java
2 27 (14.75%) PHP
3 22 (12.02%) Python
4 21 (11.48%) C#
5 12 (6.56%) Ruby
6 10 (5.46%) C++
7 6 (3.28%) Scala
8 4 (2.19%) SQL
9 3 (1.64%) R
10 1 (0.55%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.55%) C
10 1 (0.55%) F#
10 1 (0.55%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 11 (6.01%) PhD
2 9 (4.92%) Degree
3 2 (1.09%) PMP
4 1 (0.55%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.74%) QA
2 3 (1.64%) SLA
3 2 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (5.46%) Docker
2 2 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (6.01%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.83%) Rackspace
3 5 (2.73%) CheckPoint
3 5 (2.73%) SAP
4 3 (1.64%) Zend
5 2 (1.09%) VMware
6 1 (0.55%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (0.55%) Ericsson
6 1 (0.55%) Facebook
6 1 (0.55%) Google
6 1 (0.55%) IBM
6 1 (0.55%) Nokia
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle
6 1 (0.55%) PayPal
6 1 (0.55%) Sun
6 1 (0.55%) Twitter
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: equity
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £120000 - £150000 per annum + Package + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: full benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: excellent package on offer
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £150000 - £220000 per annum + BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Send
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + car , up to 20% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rexel
Posted: 24 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 24 days ago