Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Project Officer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1096 1170 1206
Rank change year-on-year +74 +36 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Officer 93 67 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.052% 0.035% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.037% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 39 59 62
UK median annual salary £30,000 £29,000 £28,550
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +1.58% -4.83%
10th Percentile £21,900 £22,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £39,500 £42,750 £39,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £28,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +7.55% -5.36%

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 172559 183130 209788
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138476 153185 174290
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 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Project Officer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Officer in the UK

Project Officer
Top 14 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 6 months to 23 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
England +62 88 £30,000 +3.45% 7
London +39 48 £30,000 -20.00% 1
UK excluding London +39 44 £30,000 +5.26% 7
North of England +14 18 £30,000 +8.11% 4
North West -18 9 £30,000 +3.45% 1
South East +40 8 £25,250 -12.93%
Midlands +17 8 £34,000 +23.64% 1
Yorkshire +34 7 £30,000 +20.00% 3
Wales +21 5 £30,000 +13.21% 1
East Midlands +33 4 £45,000 +69.81% 1
West Midlands +7 4 £23,000 -23.33%
South West +5 3 £30,500 +11.93% 1
East of England 0 2 £34,908 +22.48%
North East - 2 £23,000 -

Project Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 61 (65.59%) Finance
2 59 (63.44%) PMO
3 55 (59.14%) Project Management
4 42 (45.16%) Analytical Skills
5 40 (43.01%) Banking
6 34 (36.56%) Investment Banking
7 32 (34.41%) Asset Management
7 32 (34.41%) Data Analysis
7 32 (34.41%) Retail Banking
7 32 (34.41%) Degree
7 32 (34.41%) Wealth Management
8 24 (25.81%) PRINCE2
9 21 (22.58%) Microsoft Excel
10 14 (15.05%) Microsoft Office
11 11 (11.83%) Microsoft Project
11 11 (11.83%) Microsoft
12 10 (10.75%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (9.68%) Project Governance
14 7 (7.53%) Spreadsheet
14 7 (7.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 6 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (6.45%) Time Management
16 5 (5.38%) Security Cleared
16 5 (5.38%) SharePoint
16 5 (5.38%) MS Visio
17 4 (4.30%) ITIL
17 4 (4.30%) Programme Management
17 4 (4.30%) Project Planning
17 4 (4.30%) QA
17 4 (4.30%) APMP

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 5 (5.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (22.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (15.05%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (11.83%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (7.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (7.53%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (5.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.08%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) Office 365
2 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) SMS
2 1 (1.08%) Broadband
2 1 (1.08%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.08%) JIRA
General
1 61 (65.59%) Finance
2 40 (43.01%) Banking
3 34 (36.56%) Investment Banking
4 32 (34.41%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.23%) Advertising
6 1 (1.08%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.08%) Back Office
6 1 (1.08%) Local Government
6 1 (1.08%) Marketing
6 1 (1.08%) Retail
6 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.08%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 42 (45.16%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.08%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.08%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.08%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (1.08%) PMI
2 1 (1.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (59.14%) Project Management
2 32 (34.41%) Asset Management
2 32 (34.41%) Data Analysis
2 32 (34.41%) Wealth Management
3 24 (25.81%) PRINCE2
4 10 (10.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (9.68%) Project Governance
6 6 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (6.45%) Time Management
7 4 (4.30%) Change Control
7 4 (4.30%) ITIL
7 4 (4.30%) Proactive Management
7 4 (4.30%) Programme Management
7 4 (4.30%) Project Planning
8 3 (3.23%) CRM
8 3 (3.23%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (3.23%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (3.23%) Work Breakdown Structure
9 2 (2.15%) ERP
9 2 (2.15%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.08%) C
1 1 (1.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (34.41%) Degree
2 5 (5.38%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.30%) APMP
4 2 (2.15%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.15%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.08%) ECDL
5 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.08%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (63.44%) PMO
2 4 (4.30%) QA
3 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.08%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (2.15%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (11.83%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.23%) CheckPoint
3 2 (2.15%) Capita
4 1 (1.08%) SAP
4 1 (1.08%) VMware