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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
Rank 775 885 899
Rank change year-on-year
+110 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Technology Officer 115 78 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.072% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.074% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 99 58 69
Median salary £100,000 £85,000 £100,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £75,000
10% offered a salary of more than £135,000 £150,000 £160,000
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 £75,000 £100,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.00%

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
90486 104724 110047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.27% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 75738 87307 89008
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +88 103 £100,000 +17.64% 7
London +71 68 £105,000 +16.66% 7
North West +10 9 £86,250 -
Manchester +12 8 £92,500 -
South East +63 7 £140,000 +100.00%
West Midlands -19 5 £82,500 -8.33%
South West - 5 £80,000 -
Birmingham - 5 £82,500 -
Yorkshire - 5 £72,500 -
Glasgow +19 4 - - 1
Scotland +19 4 - - 1
South Yorkshire - 4 £75,000 -
Teddington - 4 £110,000 -
East of England +24 3 £57,500 -30.30%
Surrey +18 3 - -
Street - 3 £80,000 -
Sheffield - 3 £77,500 -
Somerset - 3 £80,000 -
Essex - 3 £57,500 -
Berkshire - 2 £140,000 -
Bristol - 2 £82,500 -
City of London +46 1 £105,000 +5.00% 1
Chester - 1 £75,000 -
Colchester - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
Lincoln - 1 £100,000 -
Leeds - 1 £72,500 -
Southwark - 1 £125,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £100,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £72,500 -

Chief Technology Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 55 (28.50%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (23.32%) Finance
3 42 (21.76%) AngularJS
4 37 (19.17%) SaaS
4 37 (19.17%) JavaScript
5 34 (17.62%) Marketing
6 33 (17.10%) .NET
7 32 (16.58%) React
8 30 (15.54%) Java
9 29 (15.03%) PHP
10 28 (14.51%) Amazon AWS
11 26 (13.47%) Python
11 26 (13.47%) E-Commerce
12 25 (12.95%) Software Engineering
13 24 (12.44%) Strategic Planning
13 24 (12.44%) Scrum
14 23 (11.92%) TDD
14 23 (11.92%) Project Management
15 22 (11.40%) C#
15 22 (11.40%) DevOps
16 20 (10.36%) HTML
16 20 (10.36%) Node.js
17 19 (9.84%) Analytics
17 19 (9.84%) Big Data
17 19 (9.84%) OO
18 18 (9.33%) Ruby
18 18 (9.33%) Continuous Integration
19 17 (8.81%) Backbone.js
20 16 (8.29%) Heroku
20 16 (8.29%) Product Management

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 (4.66%) CMS
2 3 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.52%) nginx
3 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (2.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Magento
1 2 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 37 (19.17%) SaaS
2 28 (14.51%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (8.29%) Heroku
4 11 (5.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (3.11%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (2.07%) GitHub
7 3 (1.55%) PaaS
8 2 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.04%) IaaS
9 1 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.63%) Wireless
2 5 (2.59%) Value-Added Service
3 2 (1.04%) Network Security
4 1 (0.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.84%) Big Data
2 16 (8.29%) MySQL
3 9 (4.66%) MongoDB
3 9 (4.66%) NoSQL
4 6 (3.11%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (3.11%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.11%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.07%) Redis
6 1 (0.52%) GIS
6 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.52%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.52%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.52%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 10 (5.18%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.63%) PhantomJS
3 3 (1.55%) MSTest
4 1 (0.52%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.52%) Grunt
4 1 (0.52%) gulp
4 1 (0.52%) JIRA
General
1 45 (23.32%) Finance
2 34 (17.62%) Marketing
3 16 (8.29%) Telecoms
4 14 (7.25%) Law
4 14 (7.25%) Retail
5 7 (3.63%) Games
6 4 (2.07%) Banking
6 4 (2.07%) Local Government
6 4 (2.07%) Publishing
7 3 (1.55%) Legal
8 2 (1.04%) Advertising
8 2 (1.04%) Electronics
8 2 (1.04%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.52%) French Language
9 1 (0.52%) German Language
9 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.52%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.52%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (21.76%) AngularJS
2 33 (17.10%) .NET
3 32 (16.58%) React
4 20 (10.36%) HTML
4 20 (10.36%) Node.js
5 17 (8.81%) Backbone.js
6 13 (6.74%) HTML5
7 12 (6.22%) CSS
8 9 (4.66%) jQuery
9 8 (4.15%) Ember.js
10 6 (3.11%) LESS
10 6 (3.11%) Sass
10 6 (3.11%) Symfony
11 4 (2.07%) Django
11 4 (2.07%) Laravel
11 4 (2.07%) Middleware
11 4 (2.07%) Spring
12 3 (1.55%) CSS3
12 3 (1.55%) Ionic Framework
13 2 (1.04%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.74%) Computer Science
2 11 (5.70%) Fintech
3 9 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.63%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.11%) User Experience
6 5 (2.59%) Mobile Payment
6 5 (2.59%) Streaming Video
7 4 (2.07%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.55%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (1.55%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.04%) BBC
9 2 (1.04%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.04%) Minimum Viable Product
10 1 (0.52%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.52%) Informatics
10 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.52%) Physics
10 1 (0.52%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.52%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.63%) Android
1 7 (3.63%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.04%) Linux
3 1 (0.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (28.50%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (13.47%) E-Commerce
3 25 (12.95%) Software Engineering
4 24 (12.44%) Scrum
4 24 (12.44%) Strategic Planning
5 23 (11.92%) Project Management
5 23 (11.92%) TDD
6 22 (11.40%) DevOps
7 19 (9.84%) Analytics
7 19 (9.84%) OO
8 18 (9.33%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (8.29%) Product Management
9 16 (8.29%) Web Development
10 15 (7.77%) Requirements Analysis
11 13 (6.74%) Continuous Deployment
11 13 (6.74%) Human Resource Management
11 13 (6.74%) Mentoring
11 13 (6.74%) Re-Platforming
11 13 (6.74%) SOA
12 11 (5.70%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 37 (19.17%) JavaScript
2 30 (15.54%) Java
3 29 (15.03%) PHP
4 26 (13.47%) Python
5 22 (11.40%) C#
6 18 (9.33%) Ruby
7 8 (4.15%) Scala
8 7 (3.63%) SQL
9 4 (2.07%) C
10 3 (1.55%) C++
10 3 (1.55%) R
11 1 (0.52%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.52%) F#
11 1 (0.52%) Go
11 1 (0.52%) GraphQL
Qualifications
1 14 (7.25%) Degree
2 4 (2.07%) PhD
3 1 (0.52%) CCNA
3 1 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.52%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.77%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) GCP
2 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (5.18%) Docker
2 1 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (7.25%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.63%) IBM
2 7 (3.63%) SAP
3 5 (2.59%) CheckPoint
4 4 (2.07%) Zend
5 2 (1.04%) Google
5 2 (1.04%) VMware
6 1 (0.52%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (0.52%) Cisco
6 1 (0.52%) Ericsson
6 1 (0.52%) Nokia
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle
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