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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Officer
Rank 841 859 826
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Officer 51 70 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.060% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.063% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 35 55 42
Average salary £29,000 £28,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £37,500 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
+3.77% -1.85%

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
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 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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -2 44 £28,550 -2.22% 15
South East +3 11 £36,000 -0.68% 2
East of England +8 10 £25,750 -8.03%
London +22 9 £37,500 +10.29% 2
East Midlands +4 7 £24,750 -2.23% 1
Surrey +17 5 £39,000 +4.00% 2
Derbyshire - 5 £26,500 -
Chesterfield - 5 £26,500 -
Essex -3 4 - -
Hampshire - 4 - -
Braintree - 4 - -
Fareham - 4 - -
Guildford - 4 £40,000 -
South West -15 3 £22,000 -34.70% 3
West Midlands -17 3 £28,550 +26.88% 4
Ipswich - 3 £30,000 -
Suffolk - 3 £30,000 -
City of London +24 2 £41,250 +21.32%
Nottinghamshire -2 2 £23,000 - 1
Nottingham - 2 £23,000 - 1
Tamworth - 2 £28,550 -
Staffordshire - 2 £28,550 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £24,000 -
West Sussex +4 1 £34,000 +10.56%
Cheshire -1 1 £35,000 +73.91%
North West -6 1 £35,000 +73.91%
Crawley -9 1 £34,000 +1.49%
Hertfordshire -14 1 £25,000 -16.66%
Berkshire - 1 £25,000 -
Devon - 1 £18,500 -

Project Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 61 (61.62%) Project Management
2 36 (36.36%) MS Excel
3 33 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 31 (31.31%) Finance
5 26 (26.26%) MS Project
6 18 (18.18%) Risk Management
7 17 (17.17%) Microsoft
8 13 (13.13%) MS Office
8 13 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (11.11%) Project Planning
11 10 (10.10%) Degree
11 10 (10.10%) Change Control
12 9 (9.09%) Programme Management
13 8 (8.08%) Configuration Management
13 8 (8.08%) MS PowerPoint
14 7 (7.07%) Content Management
14 7 (7.07%) MS Visio
14 7 (7.07%) Change Management
14 7 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
15 6 (6.06%) Service Delivery
15 6 (6.06%) Intranet
15 6 (6.06%) Billing
15 6 (6.06%) Time Management
16 5 (5.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 5 (5.05%) Security Cleared
16 5 (5.05%) Spreadsheet
16 5 (5.05%) Resource Management
16 5 (5.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 5 (5.05%) CAD

Project Officer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (4.04%) CMS
2 3 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.01%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.01%) Kentico
Applications
1 36 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 26 (26.26%) MS Project
3 13 (13.13%) MS Office
4 8 (8.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (7.07%) MS Visio
6 5 (5.05%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.06%) Intranet
2 4 (4.04%) Internet
3 1 (1.01%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.02%) SQL Server
General
1 31 (31.31%) Finance
2 6 (6.06%) Billing
3 5 (5.05%) Law
3 5 (5.05%) Games
3 5 (5.05%) Banking
4 4 (4.04%) Marketing
5 3 (3.03%) Retail
5 3 (3.03%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.02%) Electronics
6 2 (2.02%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.02%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.01%) Local Government
7 1 (1.01%) Advertising
7 1 (1.01%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.04%) Web Services
2 2 (2.02%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.04%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.04%) Statistics
3 2 (2.02%) PMI
3 2 (2.02%) DTV
4 1 (1.01%) Derivative
4 1 (1.01%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.01%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.01%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.02%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (61.62%) Project Management
2 33 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 18 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 13 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (11.11%) Project Planning
6 10 (10.10%) Change Control
7 9 (9.09%) Programme Management
8 8 (8.08%) Configuration Management
9 7 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (7.07%) Change Management
9 7 (7.07%) Content Management
10 6 (6.06%) Service Delivery
10 6 (6.06%) Time Management
11 5 (5.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (5.05%) Process Management
11 5 (5.05%) ITIL
11 5 (5.05%) CAD
11 5 (5.05%) Resource Management
12 4 (4.04%) Web Development
12 4 (4.04%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.02%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (10.10%) Degree
2 5 (5.05%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (4.04%) ISEB
4 3 (3.03%) PMI Certification
4 3 (3.03%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.01%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.01%) APMP
5 1 (1.01%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) P3O
2 1 (1.01%) PMBOK
2 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 17 (17.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.05%) SAP
3 2 (2.02%) Oracle
4 1 (1.01%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.01%) NetSuite
4 1 (1.01%) Sitecore
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