The median annual salary for a Chief Technology Officer was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 25 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)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 228 242 221
Rank change year-on-year +14 -21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Technology Officer 5 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.098% 0.049% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.051% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Median salary £75,000 £82,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £58,500 £68,000
10% offered a salary of more than £88,500 £124,500 £92,000
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 West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4939 5871 5538
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.92% 96.31% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4185 4610 4614
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Chief Technology Officer in the West Midlands

Chief Technology Officer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Chief Technology Officer in the West Midlands

Chief Technology Officer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Chief Technology Officer in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Chief Technology Officer in the West Midlands

Chief Technology Officer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 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
Staffordshire - 2 £75,000 -
Halesowen - 1 - - 1
Chief Technology Officer
England

Chief Technology Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 West Midlands region featuring Chief Technology Officer in the job title.

1 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
1 3 (37.50%) B2C
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Games
2 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Redis
3 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
3 1 (12.50%) Express
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (12.50%) React
3 1 (12.50%) Fintech
3 1 (12.50%) Redux
3 1 (12.50%) Game Development
3 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Strategic Management
3 1 (12.50%) Online Gambling
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) SaaS
3 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Heroku
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) B2B
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management

Chief Technology Officer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (12.50%) Heroku
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Redis
General
1 2 (25.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) Express
2 1 (12.50%) React
2 1 (12.50%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) BBC
1 1 (12.50%) Fintech
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile Games
1 1 (12.50%) Online Gambling
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) B2C
1 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) B2B
2 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (12.50%) Game Development
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Strategic Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
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