The first table below looks at the demand for Product Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Product Management over the 3 months to 24 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Management
Rank 102 126 121
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -5
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 20 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.12% 0.44% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 0.55% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 3
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1390 1458 1408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 78.05% 79.50% 78.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1034 1106 1212
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Product Management
North West

Product Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Product Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Product Management
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Product Management Salary Trend in Cheshire

Product Management
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Product Management across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Product Management Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Product Management
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Product Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -10 9 £35,000 -15.66%
Wilmslow - 4 £45,000 -
Chester +10 1 - -
Product Management
North West

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 28 (68.29%) Microsoft
2 27 (65.85%) QA
3 26 (63.41%) Software Engineering
4 25 (60.98%) C#
5 22 (53.66%) MS Excel
5 22 (53.66%) Matrix Management
6 21 (51.22%) .NET
7 18 (43.90%) SQL
7 18 (43.90%) OO
7 18 (43.90%) .NET Framework
8 16 (39.02%) WCF
9 15 (36.59%) Unit Testing
9 15 (36.59%) NHS
10 14 (34.15%) Windows
11 13 (31.71%) C
11 13 (31.71%) SystemC
12 12 (29.27%) WPF
12 12 (29.27%) TDD
12 12 (29.27%) Web Services
12 12 (29.27%) MVC
13 11 (26.83%) XAML
13 11 (26.83%) WinForms
13 11 (26.83%) Cocoa
13 11 (26.83%) Xcode
13 11 (26.83%) Objective-C
13 11 (26.83%) CSS
13 11 (26.83%) VB
13 11 (26.83%) C++
13 11 (26.83%) HTML
13 11 (26.83%) JavaScript

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (2.44%) FileNet
1 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.44%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (53.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) SaaS
2 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.76%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (26.83%) Xcode
2 2 (4.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.44%) TestComplete
3 1 (2.44%) JIRA
3 1 (2.44%) NUnit
General
1 6 (14.63%) Marketing
2 2 (4.88%) Games
3 1 (2.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 27 (65.85%) Team Leader
2 18 (43.90%) Development Team Leader
3 13 (31.71%) Software Team Leader
4 5 (12.20%) Software Development Team Leader
5 4 (9.76%) Author
5 4 (9.76%) Product Manager
6 3 (7.32%) .NET Team Leader
7 2 (4.88%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Product Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Software Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Designer
7 2 (4.88%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Development Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.44%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (2.44%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (51.22%) .NET
2 18 (43.90%) .NET Framework
3 16 (39.02%) WCF
4 12 (29.27%) WPF
4 12 (29.27%) Web Services
5 11 (26.83%) WinForms
5 11 (26.83%) Cocoa
5 11 (26.83%) CSS
5 11 (26.83%) HTML
5 11 (26.83%) Cocoa Touch
6 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.44%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) NHS
2 13 (31.71%) SystemC
3 11 (26.83%) Computer Science
3 11 (26.83%) Mobile App
4 4 (9.76%) Informatics
4 4 (9.76%) N-Tier
5 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (34.15%) Windows
2 11 (26.83%) Apple iOS
2 11 (26.83%) Windows 8
2 11 (26.83%) Windows Phone
2 11 (26.83%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (63.41%) Software Engineering
2 22 (53.66%) Matrix Management
3 18 (43.90%) OO
4 15 (36.59%) Unit Testing
5 12 (29.27%) TDD
5 12 (29.27%) MVC
6 11 (26.83%) OOP
6 11 (26.83%) iOS Development
7 9 (21.95%) Android Development
8 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (17.07%) OOD
10 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (9.76%) MVVM
11 4 (9.76%) Release Management
11 4 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (9.76%) Analytics
11 4 (9.76%) Project Management
12 3 (7.32%) ERP
12 3 (7.32%) Time Management
12 3 (7.32%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (60.98%) C#
2 18 (43.90%) SQL
3 13 (31.71%) C
4 11 (26.83%) XAML
4 11 (26.83%) Objective-C
4 11 (26.83%) VB
4 11 (26.83%) C++
4 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
5 4 (9.76%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.44%) VBScript
6 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) Degree
2 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (17.07%) MCP
2 7 (17.07%) MCPD
2 7 (17.07%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (65.85%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.44%) XenApp
2 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.44%) Xen
Vendors
1 28 (68.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.07%) McKesson
3 4 (9.76%) Business Objects
4 2 (4.88%) Xamarin
4 2 (4.88%) VMware
5 1 (2.44%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.44%) Citrix
5 1 (2.44%) Lombardi