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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Officer
Rank 841 818 849
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Officer 63 43 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.041% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.043% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 52 32 35
Average salary £28,000 £32,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +16.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £44,750 £36,200
UK excluding London average salary £27,750 £32,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-14.61% +30.00%

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
107924 99127 110240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.46% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87419 82406 94006
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 2014 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 18 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 -29 58 £28,000 -13.84% 6
West Midlands -11 15 £30,000 +57.89%
East of England -8 13 £30,000 -3.22%
South East -9 11 £28,000 -13.84%
Yorkshire -26 11 £25,000 -37.50% 2
Birmingham - 10 £30,000 -
Hertfordshire -6 9 £30,000 -3.22%
Hemel Hempstead - 9 £30,000 -
London -34 8 £35,000 +11.11% 3
North Yorkshire - 8 £25,000 - 1
Middlesbrough - 7 £25,000 -
Surrey -6 6 £28,000 -20.00%
Warwickshire - 5 £22,500 -
Leamington Spa - 5 £22,500 -
West Sussex -9 4 £33,500 +11.66%
South West -14 4 £27,500 -35.29%
Somerset - 4 £27,500 -
Essex - 4 £27,000 -
Bath - 4 £27,500 -
Crawley - 3 £33,500 -
City of London +3 2 £47,500 +41.79% 1
East Midlands -12 2 £30,000 +50.00%
Cheshire -18 2 £20,000 - 1
North West -20 2 £20,000 - 1
West Yorkshire -38 2 £19,500 -51.25%
Macclesfield - 2 £20,000 - 1
South Wales - 2 £23,000 -
Wales - 2 £23,000 -
Nottinghamshire +3 1 - -
Oxfordshire +3 1 - -

Project Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 59 (48.76%) Project Management
2 43 (35.54%) PRINCE2
3 37 (30.58%) MS Office
3 37 (30.58%) Finance
4 34 (28.10%) MS Project
5 30 (24.79%) MS Excel
6 23 (19.01%) Microsoft
7 19 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (14.88%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (14.05%) ITIL
10 15 (12.40%) Security Cleared
11 13 (10.74%) Legal
11 13 (10.74%) Change Management
11 13 (10.74%) SharePoint
12 12 (9.92%) Degree
12 12 (9.92%) SC Cleared
13 11 (9.09%) Time Management
13 11 (9.09%) Change Control
13 11 (9.09%) MS Visio
14 10 (8.26%) MS PowerPoint
15 8 (6.61%) SAP
15 8 (6.61%) Document Management
15 8 (6.61%) Project Planning
16 7 (5.79%) Network Security
16 7 (5.79%) Penetration Testing
16 7 (5.79%) Banking
16 7 (5.79%) Content Management
16 7 (5.79%) SaaS
16 7 (5.79%) Cyber Security
16 7 (5.79%) Scrum

Project Officer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 13 (10.74%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.48%) CMS
3 2 (1.65%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.83%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 37 (30.58%) MS Office
2 34 (28.10%) MS Project
3 30 (24.79%) MS Excel
4 11 (9.09%) MS Visio
5 10 (8.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (4.96%) SAP PS
2 4 (3.31%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.79%) Network Security
2 5 (4.13%) Intranet
3 1 (0.83%) Internet
3 1 (0.83%) HTTP
General
1 37 (30.58%) Finance
2 13 (10.74%) Legal
3 7 (5.79%) Banking
4 3 (2.48%) Retail
4 3 (2.48%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.83%) Welsh Language
5 1 (0.83%) Local Government
5 1 (0.83%) Law
5 1 (0.83%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.13%) Statistics
3 4 (3.31%) NHS
4 3 (2.48%) Social Media
5 2 (1.65%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.65%) LIMS
6 1 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.83%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.83%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.83%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (48.76%) Project Management
2 43 (35.54%) PRINCE2
3 18 (14.88%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (14.05%) ITIL
5 13 (10.74%) Change Management
6 11 (9.09%) Time Management
6 11 (9.09%) Change Control
7 8 (6.61%) Document Management
7 8 (6.61%) Project Planning
8 7 (5.79%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (5.79%) Content Management
8 7 (5.79%) Cyber Security
8 7 (5.79%) Scrum
9 6 (4.96%) Programme Management
9 6 (4.96%) Problem Management
10 5 (4.13%) Data Protection
11 4 (3.31%) Service Delivery
11 4 (3.31%) Migration
11 4 (3.31%) Quality Management
11 4 (3.31%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.31%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (12.40%) Security Cleared
2 12 (9.92%) Degree
2 12 (9.92%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (2.48%) APMP
4 3 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.83%) PMP
5 1 (0.83%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.83%) CISSP
5 1 (0.83%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.83%) CISA
5 1 (0.83%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.13%) QA
2 3 (2.48%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.83%) P3O
3 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 23 (19.01%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.61%) SAP
3 1 (0.83%) Lotus
3 1 (0.83%) HP
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle
3 1 (0.83%) VMware
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Gem Partnership
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago