Period
to 3 August 2021

The median annual salary for a Chief Technical Officer was - in advertised job vacancies in the UK excluding London during the 6 months to 3 August 2021.

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

Chief Technical Officer
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
3 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 737 603 863
Rank change year-on-year -134 +260 +60
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Technical Officer 2 1 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.003% 0.003% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.003% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) - - £115,000
UK median annual salary £127,500 £150,000 £115,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% +30.43% +15.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies in the UK excluding London with a recognized job title 54,469 35,829 79,861
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.43% 95.79% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 39,896 29,029 63,676
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £33,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £70,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Chief Technical Officer
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings that featured Chief Technical Officer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Chief Technical Officer in the UK excluding London

Chief Technical Officer
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Chief Technical Officer in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Chief Technical Officer in the UK excluding London

Chief Technical Officer
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Chief Technical Officer within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 3 August 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Scotland - 2 - -
Chief Technical Officer
UK

Chief Technical Officer Skill Set
Top 9 Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London

For the 6 months to 3 August 2021, Chief Technical Officer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the UK excluding London region featuring Chief Technical Officer in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) People Management
1 1 (50.00%) Fintech
1 1 (50.00%) Data Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Technology Roadmap

Chief Technical Officer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Data Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Fintech
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) People Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Technology Roadmap