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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Assistant
Rank 895 898 882
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Assistant 2 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.006% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.006% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 8
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £36,250 -
% change year-on-year
-13.10% -

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
102980 110053 102274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.49% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85256 89729 84642
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 6 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 4 August 2015. 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 +14 2 £31,500 +5.00%
Hertfordshire - 1 £35,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £35,000 -
Coventry - 1 £28,000 -
East of England - 1 £35,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £28,000 -

Project Assistant
Top 14 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Peoplefluent
3 1 (33.33%) Lumesse
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) MS Project

Project Assistant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Peoplefluent
1 1 (33.33%) Lumesse