The table below looks at the statistics for the Chief Technology Officer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. 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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
Rank 210 201 199
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Technology Officer 2 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.037% 0.16% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.17% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 1
Average salary £85,000 £77,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% +10.71%
UK excluding London average salary £100,000 £77,500 £110,000
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -29.54%
Chief Technology Officer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5211 5256 4584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.33% 94.70% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4330 4472 3918
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Chief Technology Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Chief Technology Officer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Chief Technology Officer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Chief Technology Officer across the West Midlands region.

Chief Technology Officer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Chief Technology Officer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Chief Technology Officer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Chief Technology Officer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Chief Technology Officer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 1 £105,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £65,000 -
Chief Technology Officer
England

Chief Technology Officer
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
1 2 (66.67%) Information Assurance
1 2 (66.67%) Cyber Security
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

Chief Technology Officer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Information Assurance
1 2 (66.67%) Cyber Security
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft