Period
to 17 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Project Assistant was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Assistant
UK > England
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1131 1199 1275
Rank change year-on-year +68 +76 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Assistant 12 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.007% 0.003% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.003% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 4
England median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +25.00% -13.85%
10th Percentile £23,575 £30,625 £26,600
90th Percentile £33,250 £40,000 £32,900
UK median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +25.00% -13.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 157133 174606 197685
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.75% 96.46% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 126821 147767 165402
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Project Assistant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Project Assistant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Project Assistant in England

Project Assistant
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Assistant in England.

Salary trend for Project Assistant in England

Project Assistant
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Assistant in England over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Assistant in England

Project Assistant
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Assistant within the England region over the 6 months to 17 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +31 9 £30,000 -25.00% 1
South East +72 1 £25,000 -28.57%
Midlands +39 1 £20,500 -31.67%
West Midlands +31 1 £20,500 -31.67%
East of England - 1 £30,000 -
Project Assistant
UK

Project Assistant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, Project Assistant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Project Assistant in the job title.

1 11 (91.67%) Project Management
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 4 (33.33%) OLE
4 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 4 (33.33%) Software Delivery
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 2 (16.67%) Marketing
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) Change Control
6 2 (16.67%) Capita
6 2 (16.67%) Social Media
6 2 (16.67%) PMO
6 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
7 1 (8.33%) Records Management
7 1 (8.33%) Analytics
7 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (8.33%) Information Management
7 1 (8.33%) MS Project Server
7 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft

Project Assistant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Social Media
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Project Management
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 4 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (16.67%) Change Control
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Information Management
5 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (8.33%) Records Management
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
1 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Capita
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft