The first table below looks at the demand for the Chief Technology 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 Technology Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
Rank 837 805 840
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Technology Officer 82 69 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.062% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.066% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 72 55 62
Average salary £90,000 £85,000 £98,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,750
10% offered a salary of more than £130,000 £119,000 £124,500
UK excluding London average salary £98,750 £95,000 £91,250
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +4.10%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114444 105272 119153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.52% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92735 87604 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

Chief Technology Officer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 17 April 2014 within the UK.

Chief Technology Officer Salary Histogram in the UK

Chief Technology Officer
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Chief Technology Officer within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -16 76 £90,000 +5.88% 7
London -16 65 £85,000 +3.03% 6
City of London -8 15 £105,000 +31.25%
Berkshire +3 4 £90,000 +5.88%
South East -18 4 £90,000 +12.50%
North West - 2 £91,250 -
Manchester - 2 £91,250 -
Slough - 2 £90,000 -
South West -2 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Bristol - 1 £35,000 -

Chief Technology Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Chief Technology 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 Technology Officer in their job title.

1 46 (29.11%) Finance
2 42 (26.58%) E-Commerce
3 40 (25.32%) Project Management
4 36 (22.78%) Java
5 31 (19.62%) Degree
6 30 (18.99%) JavaScript
7 28 (17.72%) Banking
8 27 (17.09%) PHP
9 26 (16.46%) CSS
9 26 (16.46%) Open Source
10 25 (15.82%) HTML
11 22 (13.92%) jQuery
12 21 (13.29%) MongoDB
13 20 (12.66%) Ruby
13 20 (12.66%) Linux
14 19 (12.03%) Microsoft
15 17 (10.76%) Python
16 16 (10.13%) Enterprise Software
17 15 (9.49%) Analytics
17 15 (9.49%) Mobile App
17 15 (9.49%) Git (software)
17 15 (9.49%) C#
18 14 (8.86%) MySQL
19 13 (8.23%) SQL Server
19 13 (8.23%) PostgreSQL
19 13 (8.23%) Business Continuity
19 13 (8.23%) Computer Science
19 13 (8.23%) Amazon AWS
20 12 (7.59%) WCF
20 12 (7.59%) Django

Chief Technology Officer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Chief Technology 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 Technology Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (5.06%) Apache
2 4 (2.53%) IIS
3 3 (1.90%) Node.js
3 3 (1.90%) ColdFusion
4 2 (1.27%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.63%) Facebook Platform
5 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.63%) iPlanet
5 1 (0.63%) CMS
5 1 (0.63%) Drupal
5 1 (0.63%) WordPress
5 1 (0.63%) nginx
5 1 (0.63%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (6.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.53%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.90%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.23%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.80%) SaaS
3 3 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.27%) Heroku
5 1 (0.63%) Office 365
5 1 (0.63%) IaaS
5 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.53%) Internet
2 2 (1.27%) VPN
3 1 (0.63%) DNS
3 1 (0.63%) Intranet
3 1 (0.63%) SMS
3 1 (0.63%) Extranet
3 1 (0.63%) Wireless
3 1 (0.63%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.29%) MongoDB
2 14 (8.86%) MySQL
3 13 (8.23%) SQL Server
3 13 (8.23%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (6.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.80%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.53%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.90%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.63%) Redis
9 1 (0.63%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.63%) dBASE
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.63%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 15 (9.49%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.06%) JUnit
3 6 (3.80%) Cucumber
4 4 (2.53%) Capybara
4 4 (2.53%) Subversion
4 4 (2.53%) Selenium
5 2 (1.27%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.27%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.63%) JIRA
6 1 (0.63%) RSpec
General
1 46 (29.11%) Finance
2 28 (17.72%) Banking
3 10 (6.33%) Marketing
3 10 (6.33%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.70%) Advertising
5 8 (5.06%) Front Office
6 7 (4.43%) Law
6 7 (4.43%) Games
6 7 (4.43%) Retail
7 2 (1.27%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.27%) Publishing
8 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.63%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.63%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (16.46%) CSS
2 25 (15.82%) HTML
3 22 (13.92%) jQuery
4 12 (7.59%) Ruby on Rails
4 12 (7.59%) Django
4 12 (7.59%) WCF
5 9 (5.70%) .NET
5 9 (5.70%) Web Services
6 8 (5.06%) STL
6 8 (5.06%) WPF
6 8 (5.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 8 (5.06%) REST
7 7 (4.43%) RESTful
7 7 (4.43%) LAMP
8 5 (3.16%) Ajax
9 4 (2.53%) CodeIgniter
9 4 (2.53%) Laravel
9 4 (2.53%) XHTML
9 4 (2.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (2.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.46%) Open Source
2 16 (10.13%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (9.49%) Mobile App
4 13 (8.23%) Computer Science
5 10 (6.33%) Mathematics
6 8 (5.06%) Fixed Income
6 8 (5.06%) Grid Computing
6 8 (5.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (3.16%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.16%) Social Media
8 2 (1.27%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.63%) Wiki
9 1 (0.63%) Blog
9 1 (0.63%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.63%) FMCG
9 1 (0.63%) iPhone
9 1 (0.63%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.63%) NHS
9 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.66%) Linux
2 11 (6.96%) Ubuntu
3 9 (5.70%) Windows
4 7 (4.43%) Apple iOS
4 7 (4.43%) Android
5 6 (3.80%) UNIX
6 3 (1.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (26.58%) E-Commerce
2 40 (25.32%) Project Management
3 15 (9.49%) Analytics
4 13 (8.23%) Business Continuity
5 12 (7.59%) OO
6 11 (6.96%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (6.33%) Information Security
7 10 (6.33%) Business Development
8 9 (5.70%) Strategic Planning
8 9 (5.70%) MVC
9 8 (5.06%) ITIL
9 8 (5.06%) DNA
9 8 (5.06%) Change Management
9 8 (5.06%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (5.06%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (5.06%) Business Transformation
9 8 (5.06%) Low Latency
9 8 (5.06%) Multithreading
9 8 (5.06%) Software Architecture
10 7 (4.43%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 36 (22.78%) Java
2 30 (18.99%) JavaScript
3 27 (17.09%) PHP
4 20 (12.66%) Ruby
5 17 (10.76%) Python
6 15 (9.49%) C#
7 10 (6.33%) C++
8 3 (1.90%) SQL
8 3 (1.90%) PHP5
8 3 (1.90%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.27%) C
10 1 (0.63%) Golang
10 1 (0.63%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (19.62%) Degree
2 11 (6.96%) PhD
2 11 (6.96%) MBA
3 1 (0.63%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.33%) QA
2 6 (3.80%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.63%) SCCM
1 1 (0.63%) SCOM
1 1 (0.63%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 19 (12.03%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.33%) SAP
3 8 (5.06%) Oracle
4 6 (3.80%) Zend
5 4 (2.53%) Google
5 4 (2.53%) Facebook
6 3 (1.90%) Twitter
7 2 (1.27%) IBM
8 1 (0.63%) Apple
8 1 (0.63%) Atlassian
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