Period
to 3 June 2020

The median annual salary for a Chief Technical Officer was - in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 3 June 2020.

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
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 870 1083 1191
Rank change year-on-year +213 +108 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Technical Officer 1 14 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.010% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.010% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 2
Median annual salary - £115,000 £83,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +37.31% -23.86%
UK excluding London median annual salary - £115,000 £83,750
% change year-on-year - +37.31% -28.72%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 83,374 136,890 165,759
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.21% 95.98% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 66,828 108,702 134,648
Median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,500 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Chief Technical Officer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Chief Technical Officer in the UK

Chief Technical Officer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Chief Technical Officer.

Salary trend for Chief Technical Officer in the UK

Chief Technical Officer
Top 4 Job Locations

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 over the 6 months to 3 June 2020. 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
England +207 1 - -
UK excluding London +173 1 - -
North of England +116 1 - -
North West +88 1 - -

Chief Technical Officer Skill Set
Top 3 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 June 2020, 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 featuring Chief Technical Officer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Customer-Centric Approach
1 1 (100.00%) Customer-Centricity

Chief Technical Officer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (100.00%) Customer-Centric Approach
1 1 (100.00%) Customer-Centricity
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C