The median annual salary for a Project Officer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Project Officer
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 840 877 933
Rank change year-on-year +37 +56  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Officer 32 47 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.048% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.050% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 19 34 27
Median salary £30,000 £29,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.45%  

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 84528 93714 106901
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 69082 78988 88114
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Project Officer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Officer in the UK

Project Officer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Project Officer in the UK

Project Officer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Officer over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Officer in the UK

Project Officer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Officer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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 +36 30 £30,000 +3.44% 7
London +26 12 £35,000 -4.10% 3
South East +56 4 £24,000 -17.24% 1
Manchester -23 4 £30,000 +3.44%
North West -41 4 £30,000 +3.44%
West Midlands +11 3 £34,000 +4.61%
South West -2 3 - - 2
Hampshire - 3 £24,000 -
Farnborough - 3 £24,000 -
Cheltenham +14 2 - -
West Yorkshire +14 2 £27,250 -0.90%
Yorkshire +14 2 £27,250 -0.90%
Gloucestershire +4 2 - -
East of England 0 2 £34,908 +22.48% 1
Wales - 2 £27,500 -
South Wales - 2 £27,500 -
Cardiff - 2 £27,500 -
Bradford - 2 £27,250 -
City of London - 2 £35,000 -
Wimbledon - 2 £35,000 -
Surrey +29 1 £50,000 -
Coventry -2 1 £20,000 -
Essex -12 1 £34,908 +22.48%
Cambridgeshire - 1 - - 1
Staffordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Devon - 1 - -
Huntingdon - 1 - -
Exeter - 1 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £34,908 -
Cannock - 1 £40,000 -

Project Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Project 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 Officer in the job title.

1 41 (69.49%) Project Management
2 37 (62.71%) Finance
3 26 (44.07%) PMO
4 22 (37.29%) Microsoft Excel
5 21 (35.59%) PRINCE2
6 15 (25.42%) Microsoft Project
7 13 (22.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 13 (22.03%) QA
8 12 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (20.34%) Change Control
9 11 (18.64%) Banking
9 11 (18.64%) Degree
9 11 (18.64%) SharePoint
9 11 (18.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (15.25%) Scrum
10 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Office
10 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (13.56%) Wealth Management
12 7 (11.86%) Retail
12 7 (11.86%) Programme Management
12 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
13 6 (10.17%) Asset Management
13 6 (10.17%) Investment Banking
13 6 (10.17%) Data Analysis
13 6 (10.17%) Retail Banking
14 5 (8.47%) Mentoring
14 5 (8.47%) Process Management
14 5 (8.47%) SAP
15 4 (6.78%) Windows
15 4 (6.78%) CRM

Project 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 11 (18.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 22 (37.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (25.42%) Microsoft Project
3 13 (22.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
5 2 (3.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.69%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) OneDrive
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) JIRA
General
1 37 (62.71%) Finance
2 11 (18.64%) Banking
3 7 (11.86%) Retail
4 6 (10.17%) Investment Banking
4 6 (10.17%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.69%) Billing
6 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.69%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) Windows
2 1 (1.69%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (69.49%) Project Management
2 21 (35.59%) PRINCE2
3 12 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (20.34%) Change Control
4 11 (18.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (15.25%) Scrum
6 8 (13.56%) Wealth Management
7 7 (11.86%) Programme Management
8 6 (10.17%) Asset Management
8 6 (10.17%) Data Analysis
9 5 (8.47%) Mentoring
9 5 (8.47%) Process Management
10 4 (6.78%) Change Management
10 4 (6.78%) CRM
10 4 (6.78%) Project Planning
11 3 (5.08%) E-Commerce
11 3 (5.08%) Resource Allocation
11 3 (5.08%) Time Management
12 2 (3.39%) Business Transformation
12 2 (3.39%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) ECDL
4 1 (1.69%) HND
4 1 (1.69%) NVQ Level 4
4 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (44.07%) PMO
2 13 (22.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.47%) SAP
3 1 (1.69%) Capita
3 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.69%) VMware
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