Period
to 27 November 2020

The median annual salary for a Technical Assistant was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 27 November 2020.

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

Technical Assistant
UK > England
6 months to
27 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 698 1031 1123
Rank change year-on-year +333 +92 +59
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Assistant 2 4 9
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.004% 0.003% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.003% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 7
Median annual salary £51,250 - £19,000
UK median annual salary £51,250 - £19,000

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 47,984 119,717 144,703
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.04% 95.60% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 40,295 96,722 117,749
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £86,000 £83,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.09%

Technical Assistant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Assistant in England

Technical Assistant
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Technical Assistant in England.

Salary trend for Technical Assistant in England

Technical Assistant
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Technical Assistant in England over the 6 months to 27 November 2020.

Salary histogram for Technical Assistant in England

Technical 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 Technical Assistant within the England region over the 6 months to 27 November 2020. 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 +256 2 £51,250 -
Technical Assistant
UK

Technical Assistant Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2020, Technical Assistant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring Technical Assistant in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Japanese Language
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Internal Audit
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) Critical Thinking

Technical 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Critical Thinking
1 1 (50.00%) Internal Audit
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle