The median annual salary for a Project Assistant was £22,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 853 945 968
Rank change year-on-year +92 +23  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Assistant 5 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.009% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.009% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 10
Median salary £22,000 £26,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.98% +10.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,700 £21,450
10% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £22,000 £27,500 £23,250
% change year-on-year -20.00% +18.27%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 82030 100201 104416
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68128 83906 85283
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Project Assistant
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Project Assistant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Project Assistant in the UK

Project Assistant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Project Assistant in the UK

Project Assistant
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Assistant within the UK over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +101 5 £22,000 -16.98% 4
South West - 4 £22,000 -
Swindon - 2 £21,500 -
Bristol - 2 £22,500 -
Wiltshire - 2 £21,500 -
London +77 1 - - 3

Project Assistant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 featuring Project Assistant in the job title.

1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) PMO
2 4 (26.67%) Logistics
2 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Marketing
3 3 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (13.33%) EPoS
4 2 (13.33%) MS Project
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (13.33%) Finance
4 2 (13.33%) Legal
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (6.67%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) MS Office
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery

Project Assistant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Project
3 1 (6.67%) MS Office
3 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics GP
General
1 3 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (13.33%) EPoS
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Logistics
1 4 (26.67%) Project Management
2 3 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Budget Control
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Earned Value Management
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) System Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
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