The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Officer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Officer
Rank 837 847 833
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Officer 44 45 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.043% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.045% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 41 43 35
Average salary £31,000 £30,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,200 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £50,000 £42,200
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £25,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -3.77%

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
101499 99519 101734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.46% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 83699 79930 86037
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Project Officer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Project Officer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Project Officer
Salary Trend

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

Project Officer Salary Trend in the UK

Project Officer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Officer over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 within the UK.

Project Officer Salary Histogram in the UK

Project Officer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Officer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 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 -4 43 £32,000 +6.66% 10
South East -2 20 £33,250 +2.30% 2
London +8 13 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Surrey -7 7 £47,500 +58.33%
Kent - 7 £26,500 -
South West -18 5 £30,000 +27.62% 3
Guildford - 5 £47,500 -
City of London -1 4 £31,250 -11.97% 1
Hampshire -7 4 £33,500 +3.07% 1
Wiltshire - 3 £30,000 -
East of England - 3 £28,250 -
Berkshire +1 2 £34,000 -7.48% 1
Maidstone - 2 £27,500 -
Aldershot - 2 £33,500 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £26,500 -
Yorkshire -1 1 £27,500 -8.33% 2
West Yorkshire -3 1 £27,500 -8.33% 1
Gloucestershire -3 1 - - 2
South Wales -22 1 £18,000 -22.58%
Wales -24 1 £18,000 -22.58%
Wimbledon - 1 £30,000 -
Southwark - 1 £27,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £23,000 -
Essex - 1 £30,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £23,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Somerset - 1 £27,500 -
Bath - 1 £27,500 -
Cardiff - 1 £18,000 -
Cheltenham - 1 - - 1

Project Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Project Officer 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 Officer in their job title.

1 47 (54.65%) Project Management
2 31 (36.05%) MS Excel
3 27 (31.40%) MS Office
3 27 (31.40%) PRINCE2
3 27 (31.40%) Finance
4 24 (27.91%) Microsoft
5 19 (22.09%) MS Project
6 16 (18.60%) MS PowerPoint
6 16 (18.60%) Change Control
7 15 (17.44%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (15.12%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (10.47%) QA
9 9 (10.47%) Security Cleared
10 8 (9.30%) Project Planning
10 8 (9.30%) Banking
10 8 (9.30%) MS Visio
11 7 (8.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (8.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (8.14%) Risk Management
12 6 (6.98%) Degree
12 6 (6.98%) Business Transformation
12 6 (6.98%) Change Management
12 6 (6.98%) SharePoint
12 6 (6.98%) SAP
13 5 (5.81%) Resource Management
13 5 (5.81%) SC Cleared
14 4 (4.65%) Financial Modelling
14 4 (4.65%) ISEB
14 4 (4.65%) Advertising
15 3 (3.49%) Billing

Project Officer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Project Officer 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 Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.33%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.16%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.16%) Kentico
3 1 (1.16%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 31 (36.05%) MS Excel
2 27 (31.40%) MS Office
3 19 (22.09%) MS Project
4 16 (18.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (9.30%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.16%) Open Workbench
6 1 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) SAP PS
2 1 (1.16%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.33%) Intranet
1 2 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.16%) Xcelsius
General
1 27 (31.40%) Finance
2 8 (9.30%) Banking
3 4 (4.65%) Advertising
4 3 (3.49%) Billing
4 3 (3.49%) Law
5 2 (2.33%) Legal
6 1 (1.16%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.33%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (2.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.16%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.16%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.16%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (54.65%) Project Management
2 27 (31.40%) PRINCE2
3 16 (18.60%) Change Control
4 13 (15.12%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (9.30%) Project Planning
6 7 (8.14%) Risk Management
6 7 (8.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (6.98%) Change Management
7 6 (6.98%) Business Transformation
8 5 (5.81%) Resource Management
9 4 (4.65%) Financial Modelling
10 3 (3.49%) Capacity Management
10 3 (3.49%) Financial Analysis
10 3 (3.49%) Line Management
11 2 (2.33%) Budget Control
11 2 (2.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 2 (2.33%) Waterfall
11 2 (2.33%) Earned Value Management
11 2 (2.33%) Time Management
11 2 (2.33%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.33%) C
1 2 (2.33%) SQL
2 1 (1.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (10.47%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (6.98%) Degree
4 5 (5.81%) SC Cleared
5 4 (4.65%) ISEB
6 1 (1.16%) APMP
6 1 (1.16%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.16%) PMP
6 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.47%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (27.91%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.98%) SAP
3 2 (2.33%) Planview
3 2 (2.33%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.16%) Lotus
4 1 (1.16%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.16%) Primavera
4 1 (1.16%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.16%) HP
4 1 (1.16%) CA
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