The first table below looks at the demand for the Product Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Product Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Manager
Rank 115 114 83
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Manager 3 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.16% 0.40% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.42% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 7
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £49,750
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.55%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1749 1660 1402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.78% 94.10% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1519 1383 1244
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Product Manager
West Midlands

Product Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Product Manager in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Product Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Product Manager
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Product Manager Salary Trend in Birmingham

Product Manager
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Product Manager across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Product Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Product Manager
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Product Manager in their job title 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 with Product Manager in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Project Management
2 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
2 7 (87.50%) EPoS
2 7 (87.50%) French Language
3 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Product Management
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow Management
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) User Stories
4 1 (12.50%) Bug Management

Product Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Product Manager in their job title 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 with Product Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 7 (87.50%) French Language
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) EPoS
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Project Management
2 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
3 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Product Management
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow Management
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) User Stories
4 1 (12.50%) Bug Management
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree