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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
Rank 793 892 883
Rank change year-on-year
+99 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Technology Officer 117 78 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.072% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.075% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 97 51 73
Median salary £100,000 £90,000 £100,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £67,500 £75,000
10% offered a salary of more than £138,500 £150,000 £140,000
UK excluding London median salary £82,500 £78,750 £95,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -17.10%

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
94118 103558 110626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79197 85888 89230
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 August 2016 within the UK.

Chief Technology Officer Salary Histogram in the UK

Chief Technology Officer
Top 30 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 30 August 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 +70 106 £102,500 +17.14% 9
London +63 69 £110,000 - 6
South East +28 16 £125,000 +78.57%
Surrey +34 9 £75,000 +20.00%
City of London +63 8 £110,000 -
North West +22 6 £95,000 - 1
West Midlands -2 6 £82,500 -8.33%
Birmingham - 6 £82,500 -
South West +6 5 £80,000 +88.23% 2
Manchester +3 5 £97,500 - 1
Scotland +16 4 £95,000 +1.06% 1
Berkshire - 4 £132,500 -
Glasgow +2 3 - -
Somerset - 3 £80,000 -
Street - 3 £80,000 -
East of England +22 2 £55,000 -33.33%
Staines +21 2 £75,000 +20.00%
Bristol +10 2 £82,500 +94.11% 2
Yorkshire - 2 £106,250 -
Teddington - 2 £110,000 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £106,250 -
Sheffield - 2 £106,250 -
Newbury - 2 £125,000 -
Essex - 2 £55,000 -
Edinburgh +7 1 £95,000 - 1
Hampshire -4 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £75,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Chester - 1 £75,000 -

Chief Technology Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 63 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (29.80%) Finance
3 41 (20.71%) JavaScript
3 41 (20.71%) AngularJS
4 38 (19.19%) Marketing
5 35 (17.68%) SaaS
6 31 (15.66%) .NET
6 31 (15.66%) Java
7 30 (15.15%) PHP
7 30 (15.15%) Software Engineering
8 29 (14.65%) E-Commerce
9 28 (14.14%) React
10 26 (13.13%) Python
11 25 (12.63%) Strategic Planning
12 24 (12.12%) Scrum
12 24 (12.12%) C#
12 24 (12.12%) Big Data
12 24 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
13 23 (11.62%) Project Management
14 22 (11.11%) TDD
14 22 (11.11%) Analytics
15 19 (9.60%) HTML
16 18 (9.09%) Web Development
16 18 (9.09%) DevOps
17 17 (8.59%) Product Management
17 17 (8.59%) Continuous Integration
18 16 (8.08%) QA
18 16 (8.08%) Node.js
18 16 (8.08%) Backbone.js
19 15 (7.58%) Requirements Analysis

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 (4.55%) CMS
2 5 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.51%) Apache
3 1 (0.51%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (2.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 35 (17.68%) SaaS
2 24 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (5.56%) Heroku
4 7 (3.54%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.52%) GitHub
6 3 (1.52%) IaaS
6 3 (1.52%) PaaS
7 2 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.51%) Slack
8 1 (0.51%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.54%) Wireless
2 5 (2.53%) Value-Added Service
3 4 (2.02%) Internet
3 4 (2.02%) Network Security
4 1 (0.51%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.12%) Big Data
2 13 (6.57%) MySQL
3 6 (3.03%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.02%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (1.52%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.52%) Redis
5 3 (1.52%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.52%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.51%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.51%) GIS
6 1 (0.51%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.51%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 8 (4.04%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.54%) PhantomJS
3 3 (1.52%) MSTest
4 1 (0.51%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.51%) Grunt
4 1 (0.51%) gulp
4 1 (0.51%) JIRA
General
1 59 (29.80%) Finance
2 38 (19.19%) Marketing
3 15 (7.58%) Law
4 13 (6.57%) Telecoms
5 11 (5.56%) Retail
6 7 (3.54%) Games
7 4 (2.02%) Publishing
8 3 (1.52%) Advertising
8 3 (1.52%) Banking
8 3 (1.52%) Electronics
8 3 (1.52%) Legal
9 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.51%) French Language
9 1 (0.51%) German Language
9 1 (0.51%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.51%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.51%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (20.71%) AngularJS
2 31 (15.66%) .NET
3 28 (14.14%) React
4 19 (9.60%) HTML
5 16 (8.08%) Backbone.js
5 16 (8.08%) Node.js
6 14 (7.07%) CSS
7 12 (6.06%) HTML5
8 10 (5.05%) jQuery
9 9 (4.55%) Ember.js
10 7 (3.54%) Symfony
11 6 (3.03%) Spring
12 5 (2.53%) LESS
12 5 (2.53%) Sass
13 4 (2.02%) CSS3
13 4 (2.02%) J2EE
13 4 (2.02%) Laravel
13 4 (2.02%) Ruby on Rails
13 4 (2.02%) Web Services
14 3 (1.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 10 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.05%) Fintech
3 7 (3.54%) User Experience
4 6 (3.03%) Artificial Intelligence
4 6 (3.03%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.53%) Mobile Payment
5 5 (2.53%) Streaming Video
6 3 (1.52%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.01%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.01%) BBC
7 2 (1.01%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.01%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.01%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.51%) BYOD
8 1 (0.51%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.51%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.51%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.51%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.04%) Apple iOS
2 4 (2.02%) Android
2 4 (2.02%) Linux
3 3 (1.52%) Windows
3 3 (1.52%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (15.15%) Software Engineering
3 29 (14.65%) E-Commerce
4 25 (12.63%) Strategic Planning
5 24 (12.12%) Scrum
6 23 (11.62%) Project Management
7 22 (11.11%) Analytics
7 22 (11.11%) TDD
8 18 (9.09%) DevOps
8 18 (9.09%) Web Development
9 17 (8.59%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (8.59%) Product Management
10 15 (7.58%) Requirements Analysis
11 14 (7.07%) Human Resource Management
11 14 (7.07%) OO
11 14 (7.07%) Re-Platforming
12 13 (6.57%) Data Analytics
12 13 (6.57%) Open Source
13 12 (6.06%) CRM
13 12 (6.06%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 41 (20.71%) JavaScript
2 31 (15.66%) Java
3 30 (15.15%) PHP
4 26 (13.13%) Python
5 24 (12.12%) C#
6 13 (6.57%) Ruby
7 6 (3.03%) C++
8 5 (2.53%) Scala
8 5 (2.53%) SQL
9 3 (1.52%) C
9 3 (1.52%) R
10 1 (0.51%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.51%) F#
10 1 (0.51%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 8 (4.04%) Degree
2 7 (3.54%) PhD
3 1 (0.51%) CCNA
3 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.51%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.08%) QA
2 3 (1.52%) SLA
3 2 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (4.55%) Docker
2 1 (0.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (6.57%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.53%) CheckPoint
2 5 (2.53%) IBM
2 5 (2.53%) SAP
3 4 (2.02%) Zend
4 3 (1.52%) Rackspace
5 2 (1.01%) VMware
6 1 (0.51%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (0.51%) Cisco
6 1 (0.51%) Ericsson
6 1 (0.51%) Facebook
6 1 (0.51%) Google
6 1 (0.51%) Nokia
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle
6 1 (0.51%) Twitter
London
Talent Point
Salary: £120000 - £140000 per annum + 1.5% EQUITY WORTH £2MILLION
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Ortolan Group
Posted: 13 days ago
North West London
Intelletec
Salary: From £100,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £150000 - £220000 per annum + BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £150000 - £220000 per annum + BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + car
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
London
ABILITY Resorucing Ltd
Salary: NEG + Options
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago