The median annual salary for a Project Management Officer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Project Management Officer
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 873 922 974
Rank change year-on-year +49 +52  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Management Officer 1 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.011% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.012% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 8
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £27,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +45.45% -21.42%  

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 85825 93705 107053
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 70199 79011 88244
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Project Management Officer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management Officer in the UK

Project Management Officer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Project Management Officer in the UK

Project Management Officer
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management Officer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 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 +29 1 £40,000 +33.33%
West Midlands +14 1 £40,000 -
Cannock - 1 £40,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £40,000 -

Project Management Officer Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Project Management Officer 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 Management Officer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) PMO
2 4 (80.00%) QA
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Resource Allocation
3 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (60.00%) Change Management
3 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (20.00%) MS Project Server
5 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
5 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
5 1 (20.00%) Time Management
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
5 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint

Project Management Officer 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project Server
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) Resource Allocation
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) PMO
2 4 (80.00%) QA