The median annual salary for a Chief Technology Officer was £100,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 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)
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 768 836 853
Rank change year-on-year +68 +17  
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Technology Officer 97 78 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.084% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.087% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 85 68 84
Median salary £100,000 £110,000 £95,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £150,000 £140,000 £150,000
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 England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80180 89188 99201
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.96% 96.52% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 65838 76079 82656
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
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 England

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

Job vacancy trend for Chief Technology Officer in England

Chief Technology Officer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Chief Technology Officer in England

Chief Technology Officer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Chief Technology Officer in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Chief Technology Officer in England

Chief Technology Officer
Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 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
London +42 67 £100,000 -9.09% 6
North West -28 8 £215,000 +120.51% 1
South East +38 7 £95,000 -24.00% 3
West Midlands +17 7 £65,000 -40.22% 1
East of England - 3 £105,000 - 1
South West -9 2 £75,000 -37.50%
Yorkshire - 2 £76,443 -
East Midlands - 1 £115,000 -
Chief Technology Officer
UK

Chief Technology Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 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 England region featuring Chief Technology Officer in the job title.

1 47 (25.13%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (23.53%) Finance
3 41 (21.93%) JavaScript
4 38 (20.32%) Big Data
5 33 (17.65%) React
6 28 (14.97%) Fintech
6 28 (14.97%) IT Strategy
6 28 (14.97%) Marketing
7 27 (14.44%) CRM
8 26 (13.90%) E-Commerce
8 26 (13.90%) Amazon AWS
9 24 (12.83%) Python
10 23 (12.30%) .NET
11 22 (11.76%) Degree
11 22 (11.76%) Mentoring
12 21 (11.23%) Microsoft
13 20 (10.70%) PostgreSQL
14 19 (10.16%) Linux
14 19 (10.16%) AngularJS
14 19 (10.16%) Mobile Payment
14 19 (10.16%) Blockchain
15 18 (9.63%) Node.js
15 18 (9.63%) Java
16 17 (9.09%) PHP
17 16 (8.56%) Ruby
17 16 (8.56%) Machine Learning
17 16 (8.56%) Computer Science
18 14 (7.49%) Relational Database
18 14 (7.49%) B2B
19 13 (6.95%) DevOps

Chief Technology Officer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (4.81%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (1.60%) Apache
2 3 (1.60%) Apache Spark
2 3 (1.60%) CMS
3 2 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.07%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.07%) WordPress
4 1 (0.53%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.53%) Drupal
4 1 (0.53%) IIS
4 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.07%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (13.90%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (5.88%) AWS OpsWorks
3 9 (4.81%) AWS Lambda
4 8 (4.28%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (3.74%) SaaS
6 2 (1.07%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (1.07%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.07%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (1.07%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.07%) CloudFront
6 2 (1.07%) GitHub
6 2 (1.07%) Heroku
7 1 (0.53%) Office 365
7 1 (0.53%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.28%) Internet
2 2 (1.07%) Firewall
3 1 (0.53%) GSM
3 1 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (20.32%) Big Data
2 20 (10.70%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (10.16%) Blockchain
4 14 (7.49%) Relational Database
5 11 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
6 10 (5.35%) Redis
7 7 (3.74%) MySQL
8 5 (2.67%) Data Mining
9 4 (2.14%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.07%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.07%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.53%) HBase
11 1 (0.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (2.14%) PHPUnit
2 3 (1.60%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.07%) CircleCI
4 1 (0.53%) CMake
4 1 (0.53%) CodeNarc
4 1 (0.53%) GitLab
4 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.53%) Spock
4 1 (0.53%) Vagrant
General
1 44 (23.53%) Finance
2 28 (14.97%) Marketing
3 9 (4.81%) Banking
4 8 (4.28%) Games
4 8 (4.28%) Publishing
5 7 (3.74%) Retail
6 5 (2.67%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.14%) Advertising
7 4 (2.14%) Legal
8 3 (1.60%) Law
9 2 (1.07%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.07%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.53%) Automotive
10 1 (0.53%) Electronics
10 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (17.65%) React
2 23 (12.30%) .NET
3 19 (10.16%) AngularJS
4 18 (9.63%) Node.js
5 11 (5.88%) Backbone.js
5 11 (5.88%) HTML
5 11 (5.88%) Resque
5 11 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
6 9 (4.81%) CSS
7 6 (3.21%) jQuery
7 6 (3.21%) LAMP
8 5 (2.67%) Django
8 5 (2.67%) Natural Language Processing
8 5 (2.67%) Symfony
9 4 (2.14%) RESTful
10 3 (1.60%) ASP.NET
10 3 (1.60%) XML
11 2 (1.07%) HTML5
11 2 (1.07%) Memcached
11 2 (1.07%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.97%) Fintech
2 19 (10.16%) Mobile Payment
3 16 (8.56%) Computer Science
4 12 (6.42%) User Experience
5 7 (3.74%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.67%) Online Gambling
7 4 (2.14%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.14%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.14%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.60%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.07%) BBC
9 2 (1.07%) Bitcoin
9 2 (1.07%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.07%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.07%) Mobile Games
9 2 (1.07%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.53%) Social Media
10 1 (0.53%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.16%) Linux
2 5 (2.67%) Debian
3 3 (1.60%) Android
3 3 (1.60%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.07%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.53%) Unix
5 1 (0.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (25.13%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (14.97%) IT Strategy
3 27 (14.44%) CRM
4 26 (13.90%) E-Commerce
5 22 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 16 (8.56%) Machine Learning
7 14 (7.49%) B2B
8 13 (6.95%) DevOps
9 12 (6.42%) Software Engineering
10 11 (5.88%) B2C
10 11 (5.88%) Cryptocurrency
11 10 (5.35%) Analytics
11 10 (5.35%) OO
12 9 (4.81%) BDD
12 9 (4.81%) Personalization
13 8 (4.28%) Change Management
13 8 (4.28%) Project Management
13 8 (4.28%) SDLC
13 8 (4.28%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (3.74%) Cryptography
Programming Languages
1 41 (21.93%) JavaScript
2 24 (12.83%) Python
3 18 (9.63%) Java
4 17 (9.09%) PHP
5 16 (8.56%) Ruby
6 11 (5.88%) CoffeeScript
7 9 (4.81%) Scala
7 9 (4.81%) SQL
8 7 (3.74%) C#
9 5 (2.67%) C++
10 4 (2.14%) Haskell
11 2 (1.07%) C
11 2 (1.07%) Go
11 2 (1.07%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.53%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.53%) Clojure
12 1 (0.53%) ES6
12 1 (0.53%) Groovy
12 1 (0.53%) ML
12 1 (0.53%) R
Qualifications
1 22 (11.76%) Degree
2 8 (4.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.14%) MBA
4 3 (1.60%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.07%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (1.07%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 2 (1.07%) ISO 14001
2 2 (1.07%) QA
3 1 (0.53%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (3.21%) Docker
2 2 (1.07%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (3.74%) Ansible
2 4 (2.14%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.53%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.53%) Mesos
3 1 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.53%) Puppet
3 1 (0.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (11.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (1.60%) Google
4 2 (1.07%) Cadence
4 2 (1.07%) Cognizant
4 2 (1.07%) New Relic
4 2 (1.07%) Omniture
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle
5 1 (0.53%) SAP
5 1 (0.53%) Workday
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