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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Management
Rank 92 109 138
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +29
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 26 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.43% 0.41% 0.087%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 0.54% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 24 6 1
Average salary £54,000 £43,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.58% +59.25%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1478 1308 1774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.48% 76.99% 77.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1175 1060 1571
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 1 August 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 1 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow - 10 £51,750 -
Knutsford +3 5 £50,000 +94.17% 2
Warrington -14 2 £45,000 +24.13% 2
Chester - 1 £45,000 -
Product Management
North West

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 23 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (46.81%) SaaS
3 21 (44.68%) Project Management
4 20 (42.55%) Microsoft
5 18 (38.30%) MS Excel
5 18 (38.30%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (38.30%) Competitive Intelligence
5 18 (38.30%) Time Management
6 17 (36.17%) ERP
7 16 (34.04%) Windows
7 16 (34.04%) Marketing
8 15 (31.91%) MS Office
9 14 (29.79%) Document Management
9 14 (29.79%) QA
10 13 (27.66%) Internet
11 9 (19.15%) C#
12 8 (17.02%) .NET
12 8 (17.02%) SQL
13 7 (14.89%) WPF
13 7 (14.89%) TDD
14 6 (12.77%) WinForms
14 6 (12.77%) C
14 6 (12.77%) Matrix Management
14 6 (12.77%) Unit Testing
14 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
14 6 (12.77%) SystemC
15 5 (10.64%) Scrum
16 4 (8.51%) T-SQL
16 4 (8.51%) NHS
16 4 (8.51%) N-Tier

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (2.13%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (38.30%) MS Excel
2 15 (31.91%) MS Office
3 2 (4.26%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 22 (46.81%) SaaS
2 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.66%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (2.13%) TestComplete
2 1 (2.13%) JIRA
2 1 (2.13%) NUnit
General
1 16 (34.04%) Marketing
2 3 (6.38%) Games
2 3 (6.38%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (48.94%) Product Manager
2 8 (17.02%) Senior Manager
2 8 (17.02%) Team Leader
2 8 (17.02%) Senior Product Manager
3 6 (12.77%) Software Team Leader
3 6 (12.77%) Software Manager
4 4 (8.51%) Development Team Leader
4 4 (8.51%) Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Author
4 4 (8.51%) Designer
4 4 (8.51%) .NET Team Leader
4 4 (8.51%) Software Development Team Leader
5 2 (4.26%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Technical Team Leader
5 2 (4.26%) Technical Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Marketing Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) .NET
2 7 (14.89%) WPF
3 6 (12.77%) WinForms
4 4 (8.51%) .NET Framework
4 4 (8.51%) WCF
5 2 (4.26%) HTML
5 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.26%) Sass
6 1 (2.13%) RESTful
6 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (38.30%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (12.77%) SystemC
3 4 (8.51%) NHS
3 4 (8.51%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Windows
2 2 (4.26%) Android
2 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (44.68%) Project Management
3 18 (38.30%) Competitive Intelligence
3 18 (38.30%) Time Management
4 17 (36.17%) ERP
5 14 (29.79%) Document Management
6 7 (14.89%) TDD
7 6 (12.77%) Matrix Management
7 6 (12.77%) Unit Testing
7 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
8 5 (10.64%) Scrum
9 4 (8.51%) MVVM
10 3 (6.38%) Kanban
10 3 (6.38%) ITIL
11 2 (4.26%) Validation
11 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (4.26%) Workflow
11 2 (4.26%) Service Management
11 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
11 2 (4.26%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.15%) C#
2 8 (17.02%) SQL
3 6 (12.77%) C
4 4 (8.51%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.13%) VBScript
6 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) MCP
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.26%) PMP
1 2 (4.26%) PMI Certification
1 2 (4.26%) MCTS
1 2 (4.26%) MCPD
2 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (29.79%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.13%) XenApp
2 1 (2.13%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.13%) Xen
2 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 20 (42.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.26%) VMware
3 1 (2.13%) Citrix
Cheshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Knutsford
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 14 days ago