The median annual salary for a Chief Technology Officer was £90,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
UK / England
Rank 748 837 842
Rank change year-on-year +89 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Technology Officer 86 105 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.11% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 78 87 88
Median salary £90,000 £95,000 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,500 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £130,000 £140,000 £150,000
UK excluding London median salary £90,000 £106,250 £76,250
% change year-on-year -15.29% +39.34%  

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 75889 93457 96279
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.26% 96.43% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 63471 79007 79398
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 26 March 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 26 March 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 +66 64 £90,000 -5.26% 5
South East +63 12 £95,000 -5.00% 1
East of England +25 4 £90,000 -28.00%
West Midlands +39 3 £65,000 +8.33% 1
South West +13 2 £81,250 -32.29%
North West -14 1 £92,500 +12.12%
Chief Technology Officer
UK

Chief Technology Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 42 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (23.90%) Big Data
3 36 (22.64%) Finance
4 25 (15.72%) JavaScript
5 21 (13.21%) .NET
5 21 (13.21%) CRM
5 21 (13.21%) E-Commerce
5 21 (13.21%) Amazon AWS
6 20 (12.58%) Java
6 20 (12.58%) Microsoft
7 19 (11.95%) React
8 18 (11.32%) DevOps
8 18 (11.32%) IT Strategy
9 17 (10.69%) Python
10 16 (10.06%) AngularJS
10 16 (10.06%) Mobile Payment
11 15 (9.43%) Degree
11 15 (9.43%) Fintech
12 14 (8.81%) Games
12 14 (8.81%) Node.js
13 13 (8.18%) Mentoring
13 13 (8.18%) User Experience
13 13 (8.18%) Scrum
14 12 (7.55%) Ruby
14 12 (7.55%) Scala
14 12 (7.55%) Blockchain
15 11 (6.92%) Redis
15 11 (6.92%) Software Engineering
15 11 (6.92%) Marketing
15 11 (6.92%) Retail

Chief Technology Officer Skill Set
Top Related 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 (5.66%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (3.77%) CMS
3 3 (1.89%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.26%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.26%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.63%) Apache
5 1 (0.63%) Drupal
5 1 (0.63%) IIS
5 1 (0.63%) Mongrel
5 1 (0.63%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (1.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 21 (13.21%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.66%) AWS Lambda
3 8 (5.03%) SaaS
4 6 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (3.77%) AWS OpsWorks
5 5 (3.14%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (1.89%) Heroku
7 2 (1.26%) GitHub
7 2 (1.26%) IaaS
7 2 (1.26%) iPaaS
7 2 (1.26%) Office 365
8 1 (0.63%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.26%) Internet
2 1 (0.63%) Firewall
2 1 (0.63%) GSM
2 1 (0.63%) MPLS
2 1 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (23.90%) Big Data
2 12 (7.55%) Blockchain
3 11 (6.92%) Redis
4 9 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (5.66%) Relational Database
5 7 (4.40%) MySQL
6 6 (3.77%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (3.14%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (3.14%) Data Mining
7 5 (3.14%) Hadoop
7 5 (3.14%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.52%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.52%) SQL Server
9 3 (1.89%) HBase
10 1 (0.63%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 6 (3.77%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.89%) Maven
3 2 (1.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.63%) PHPUnit
4 1 (0.63%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.63%) Vagrant
General
1 36 (22.64%) Finance
2 14 (8.81%) Games
3 11 (6.92%) Marketing
3 11 (6.92%) Retail
4 6 (3.77%) Banking
5 3 (1.89%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.26%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.26%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.63%) Advertising
7 1 (0.63%) Electronics
7 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Law
7 1 (0.63%) Legal
7 1 (0.63%) Military
7 1 (0.63%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (13.21%) .NET
2 19 (11.95%) React
3 16 (10.06%) AngularJS
4 14 (8.81%) Node.js
5 10 (6.29%) HTML
6 8 (5.03%) Backbone.js
7 6 (3.77%) CSS
7 6 (3.77%) Resque
7 6 (3.77%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (3.14%) .NET Framework
8 5 (3.14%) ASP.NET
8 5 (3.14%) RESTful
9 4 (2.52%) jQuery
9 4 (2.52%) Natural Language Processing
9 4 (2.52%) REST
9 4 (2.52%) Spring
10 3 (1.89%) Sass
10 3 (1.89%) Spring MVC
10 3 (1.89%) Symfony
10 3 (1.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.06%) Mobile Payment
2 15 (9.43%) Fintech
3 13 (8.18%) User Experience
4 10 (6.29%) Computer Science
5 9 (5.66%) Online Games
6 6 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.14%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.52%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.52%) Online Gambling
9 3 (1.89%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.26%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.26%) Bitcoin
10 2 (1.26%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.26%) Minimum Viable Product
10 2 (1.26%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.63%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.63%) Equities
11 1 (0.63%) FMCG
11 1 (0.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.03%) Linux
2 3 (1.89%) Android
2 3 (1.89%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (13.21%) CRM
2 21 (13.21%) E-Commerce
3 18 (11.32%) DevOps
3 18 (11.32%) IT Strategy
4 13 (8.18%) Mentoring
4 13 (8.18%) Scrum
5 11 (6.92%) Software Engineering
6 10 (6.29%) Machine Learning
6 10 (6.29%) People Management
7 9 (5.66%) BDD
7 9 (5.66%) OO
8 8 (5.03%) Analytics
8 8 (5.03%) B2B
8 8 (5.03%) SDLC
8 8 (5.03%) Strategic Planning
9 7 (4.40%) Microservices
9 7 (4.40%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (3.77%) MVC
10 6 (3.77%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (15.72%) JavaScript
2 20 (12.58%) Java
3 17 (10.69%) Python
4 12 (7.55%) Ruby
4 12 (7.55%) Scala
5 10 (6.29%) PHP
6 6 (3.77%) C
6 6 (3.77%) C#
6 6 (3.77%) CoffeeScript
6 6 (3.77%) SQL
7 4 (2.52%) C++
8 3 (1.89%) Haskell
9 2 (1.26%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.26%) R
10 1 (0.63%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 15 (9.43%) Degree
2 4 (2.52%) MBA
3 3 (1.89%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.89%) Docker
2 1 (0.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (3.14%) Puppet
2 4 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.89%) Ansible
4 1 (0.63%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.63%) Mesos
Vendors
1 20 (12.58%) Microsoft
2 3 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.26%) Cognizant
4 1 (0.63%) Facebook
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle
4 1 (0.63%) SAP
4 1 (0.63%) Twitter
4 1 (0.63%) Workday
4 1 (0.63%) Zend
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