The median annual salary for a Chief Technology Officer was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
London / City of London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 221 248 301
Rank change year-on-year +27 +53  
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Technology Officer 13 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.25% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.20% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 9
Median salary £75,000 £105,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% +35.48%  
90% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £63,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £107,000 £114,500 £145,000
UK excluding London median salary £100,000 £120,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year -16.66% +50.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4994 6046 9814
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.36% 96.17% 94.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4459 5515 8410
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Chief Technology Officer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Chief Technology Officer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Chief Technology Officer in the City of London

Chief Technology Officer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Chief Technology Officer in the City of London.

Salary trend for Chief Technology Officer in the City of London

Chief Technology Officer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Chief Technology Officer in the City of London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Chief Technology Officer in the City of London

Chief Technology Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 across the City of London region featuring Chief Technology Officer in the job title.

1 23 (69.70%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (45.45%) Mentoring
3 14 (42.42%) React
4 13 (39.39%) Finance
5 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 12 (36.36%) Node.js
5 12 (36.36%) Ruby
5 12 (36.36%) Blockchain
6 11 (33.33%) Cryptocurrency
6 11 (33.33%) AWS OpsWorks
6 11 (33.33%) Backbone.js
6 11 (33.33%) Resque
6 11 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
6 11 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 11 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
6 11 (33.33%) CoffeeScript
6 11 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (33.33%) B2B
6 11 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (30.30%) User Experience
8 9 (27.27%) AWS Lambda
8 9 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (27.27%) Redis
9 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (15.15%) Fintech
10 5 (15.15%) Mobile Development
11 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
11 4 (12.12%) Degree
11 4 (12.12%) Python
11 4 (12.12%) Linux

Chief Technology Officer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (6.06%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 23 (69.70%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (33.33%) AWS OpsWorks
3 9 (27.27%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (6.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (6.06%) Amazon S3
4 2 (6.06%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (6.06%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (6.06%) CloudFront
5 1 (3.03%) Heroku
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) Blockchain
2 11 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
2 11 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 9 (27.27%) Redis
4 2 (6.06%) MySQL
5 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.03%) HBase
5 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) CircleCI
General
1 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Legal
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Advertising
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) React
2 12 (36.36%) Node.js
3 11 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 11 (33.33%) Resque
3 11 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (6.06%) LAMP
4 2 (6.06%) XML
4 2 (6.06%) XSLT
5 1 (3.03%) .NET
5 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.03%) Kafka
5 1 (3.03%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (3.03%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (3.03%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) User Experience
2 5 (15.15%) Fintech
3 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Mentoring
2 11 (33.33%) B2B
2 11 (33.33%) Cryptocurrency
3 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.15%) Mobile Development
5 3 (9.09%) IT Strategy
6 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.06%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.06%) Machine Learning
6 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
6 2 (6.06%) MVC
6 2 (6.06%) OOP
6 2 (6.06%) Project Management
6 2 (6.06%) TDD
7 1 (3.03%) Business Development
7 1 (3.03%) Cryptography
7 1 (3.03%) Market Research
7 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
1 12 (36.36%) Ruby
2 11 (33.33%) CoffeeScript
3 4 (12.12%) Python
4 3 (9.09%) PHP
5 2 (6.06%) Java
5 2 (6.06%) Scala
5 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.03%) MBA
3 1 (3.03%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Ansible
1 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) New Relic
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
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