The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Assistant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Assistant in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Assistant
Rank 902 868 891
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Assistant 5 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.006% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.006% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 2
Average salary £42,500 £28,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.12% -26.45%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £27,000 -
% change year-on-year
+57.40% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109120 101188 111394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.40% 94.25% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 88233 84007 95056
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Project Assistant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Assistant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Assistant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Project Assistant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Assistant within the UK.

Project Assistant Salary Trend in the UK

Project Assistant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Assistant over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 within the UK.

Project Assistant Salary Histogram in the UK

Project Assistant
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Assistant within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -27 5 £42,500 +49.12%
Hampshire - 4 £42,500 -
South East - 4 £42,500 -
London -8 1 £25,000 -14.52%

Project Assistant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Project Assistant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Project Assistant in their job title.

1 5 (50.00%) SQL
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Scrum
2 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (30.00%) Time Management
2 3 (30.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (30.00%) Axure RP
2 3 (30.00%) Kindle
2 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (30.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) MS Project
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) Resource Management
2 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) VBA
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX
3 2 (20.00%) Legal
3 2 (20.00%) Line Management
3 2 (20.00%) Groovy

Project Assistant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Project Assistant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Project Assistant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (30.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 3 (30.00%) Axure RP
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (20.00%) Legal
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Kindle
2 2 (20.00%) Economics
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (30.00%) Scrum
2 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Resource Management
2 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (30.00%) Time Management
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Line Management
3 2 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) VBA
3 2 (20.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft