Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Project Management Officer was £37,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1171 1211 1300
Rank change year-on-year +40 +89 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Management Officer 6 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.006% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.006% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 10
UK median annual salary £37,000 £33,750 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.63% -6.90% +3.57%
10th Percentile £27,750 £25,675 £23,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £46,875 £55,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,000 £26,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +39.62% -24.29% -6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 171362 183209 211285
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 137432 153366 175465
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Project Management Officer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management Officer over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Management Officer in the UK

Project Management Officer
Top 7 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 6 months to 18 November 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
UK excluding London +62 5 £37,000 +39.62%
England +21 4 £45,000 +33.33%
Wales +20 2 £33,500 +26.42%
East Midlands - 2 £45,000 -
Midlands - 2 £45,000 -
London -4 1 - -
South East - 1 £27,500 -

Project Management Officer Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 6 (100.00%) Project Management
1 6 (100.00%) PMO
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
3 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (50.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) Project Governance
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
5 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
5 1 (16.67%) Time Management
5 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (16.67%) Customer-Centricity
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Asset Management

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:

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Project Governance
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) Customer-Centricity
4 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
4 1 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) PMO