The table below looks at the statistics for Product Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Product Management over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Management
Rank 53 23 29
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +6
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 4 35 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.20% 9.59% 4.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 10.97% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 31 3
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +82.53%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -
Product Management
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
273 319 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 81.98% 87.40% 92.68%
Number of salaries quoted 264 273 173
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £32,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Product Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Product Management across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Product Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Product Management
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Product Management across the Bedford region.

Product Management Salary Trend in Bedford

Product Management
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Product Management across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Product Management Salary Histogram in Bedford

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Product Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Product Management.

1 17 (60.71%) Project Management
2 16 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 16 (57.14%) Business Analysis
3 15 (53.57%) HTML
3 15 (53.57%) CSS
4 13 (46.43%) User Experience
5 12 (42.86%) Line Management
6 11 (39.29%) .NET
7 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
7 9 (32.14%) Ajax
7 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (32.14%) HTML5
8 8 (28.57%) jQuery
8 8 (28.57%) AngularJS
8 8 (28.57%) C#
8 8 (28.57%) Windows
8 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 7 (25.00%) Fireworks
9 7 (25.00%) Photoshop
9 7 (25.00%) Scrum
9 7 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
9 7 (25.00%) Degree
9 7 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
9 7 (25.00%) User Stories
10 6 (21.43%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (21.43%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (21.43%) CSS3
10 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (21.43%) Kanban

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Product Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Product Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
1 6 (21.43%) SharePoint 2010
1 6 (21.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Photoshop
1 7 (25.00%) Fireworks
1 7 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Wireless
2 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
1 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.14%) Subversion
2 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Publishing
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Front-End Developer
3 6 (21.43%) UI Programmer
3 6 (21.43%) UI Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Business Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) .NET Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Architect
6 3 (10.71%) Web Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Front-End Web Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Junior Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Junior Business Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (53.57%) HTML
1 15 (53.57%) CSS
2 11 (39.29%) .NET
3 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
3 9 (32.14%) Ajax
3 9 (32.14%) HTML5
4 8 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 8 (28.57%) jQuery
5 7 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (21.43%) CSS3
7 3 (10.71%) WPF
8 2 (7.14%) Silverlight
8 2 (7.14%) GTK+
9 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) User Experience
2 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Project Management
2 16 (57.14%) Business Analysis
3 12 (42.86%) Line Management
4 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (25.00%) Scrum
5 7 (25.00%) User Stories
6 6 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (21.43%) Kanban
6 6 (21.43%) Web Development
7 5 (17.86%) DSDM
7 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
8 4 (14.29%) Performance Management
8 4 (14.29%) BPMN
8 4 (14.29%) Use Case
8 4 (14.29%) UML
9 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
10 2 (7.14%) SEO
11 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (3.57%) Change Management
11 1 (3.57%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 8 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (7.14%) C
3 2 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) CBAP
2 4 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Capita
3 1 (3.57%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.57%) Apple