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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Officer
Rank 858 866 836
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Officer 46 54 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.045% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.048% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 40 45 38
Average salary £27,500 £33,250 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.29% +13.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £21,750 £24,215
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.50%

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
104512 113471 104451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.62% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 85520 92371 86950
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 £27,000 £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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +43 46 £27,500 -19.11% 9
South East +26 13 £27,500 -12.00% 3
London +9 12 £32,500 -13.33% 5
Kent - 6 £25,750 - 1
City of London +35 5 £30,000 -21.05%
Surrey +18 5 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Manchester +5 5 £27,500 +7.84%
South West -7 5 £23,500 -7.84%
North West -9 5 £27,500 -9.09%
East of England +17 4 £37,500 +33.92% 1
Guildford - 4 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire +10 3 £26,500 +6.00%
Hertfordshire - 3 £37,500 -
Watford - 3 £37,500 -
East Midlands +10 2 £22,125 +7.24%
Dorset +2 2 £22,000 +4.76%
Bournemouth -4 2 £22,000 +4.76%
South Yorkshire -6 2 £25,750 +8.42%
Sheffield -7 2 £25,750 +8.42%
Gloucestershire -12 2 £25,000 -9.09%
Birmingham - 2 - -
West Bromwich - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -
West Yorkshire +17 1 £30,000 +20.00%
Cheltenham +4 1 - -
Berkshire -2 1 - -
Derbyshire - 1 £21,250 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £23,000 -
Somerset - 1 £27,500 -
Suffolk - 1 - -

Project Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 54 (65.85%) Project Management
2 28 (34.15%) Finance
3 27 (32.93%) MS Excel
4 23 (28.05%) PRINCE2
5 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
6 17 (20.73%) MS Office
7 16 (19.51%) Change Control
7 16 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (18.29%) MS Project
9 12 (14.63%) Risk Management
9 12 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (10.98%) MS Visio
10 9 (10.98%) Banking
10 9 (10.98%) MS PowerPoint
10 9 (10.98%) QA
11 8 (9.76%) Security Cleared
12 6 (7.32%) Billing
12 6 (7.32%) Degree
12 6 (7.32%) Business Transformation
13 5 (6.10%) Project Planning
13 5 (6.10%) SharePoint
13 5 (6.10%) SAP
14 4 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (4.88%) Law
14 4 (4.88%) Service Delivery
14 4 (4.88%) ISEB
14 4 (4.88%) Time Management
14 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared
14 4 (4.88%) Spreadsheet
15 3 (3.66%) Stakeholder Engagement

Project Officer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 5 (6.10%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.44%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.22%) Kentico
3 1 (1.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 27 (32.93%) MS Excel
2 17 (20.73%) MS Office
3 15 (18.29%) MS Project
4 9 (10.98%) MS Visio
4 9 (10.98%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (4.88%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.22%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) CA PPM
1 1 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.22%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) Internet
2 1 (1.22%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.22%) Xcelsius
2 1 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
General
1 28 (34.15%) Finance
2 9 (10.98%) Banking
3 6 (7.32%) Billing
4 4 (4.88%) Law
5 3 (3.66%) Retail
6 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.22%) Marketing
7 1 (1.22%) Legal
7 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.22%) Advertising
7 1 (1.22%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.44%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.22%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.22%) DTV
3 1 (1.22%) NHS
3 1 (1.22%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (65.85%) Project Management
2 23 (28.05%) PRINCE2
3 16 (19.51%) Change Control
4 12 (14.63%) Risk Management
4 12 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (7.32%) Business Transformation
6 5 (6.10%) Project Planning
7 4 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (4.88%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.88%) Time Management
8 3 (3.66%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (3.66%) Capacity Management
8 3 (3.66%) Software Delivery
8 3 (3.66%) Line Management
8 3 (3.66%) Data Analysis
8 3 (3.66%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (3.66%) Change Management
8 3 (3.66%) Programme Management
9 2 (2.44%) Business Continuity
9 2 (2.44%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.44%) C
1 2 (2.44%) SQL
2 1 (1.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (9.76%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.32%) Degree
3 4 (4.88%) ISEB
3 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.44%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.44%) APMP
5 1 (1.22%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.98%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.10%) SAP
3 2 (2.44%) Hyperion
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle
3 2 (2.44%) Planview
4 1 (1.22%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.22%) NetSuite
4 1 (1.22%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.22%) HP
4 1 (1.22%) CA
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Chatham, Kent
JNC Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Momentum
Salary: From £37,000 to £40,700 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago