The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Management
Rank 85 106 133
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +27
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 36 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.93% 0.58% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 0.71% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 6
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £45,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Product Management
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1582 1267 1671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.60% 81.06% 83.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1276 956 1337
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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
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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
Warrington +9 16 £50,000 +11.11%
Runcorn - 4 £50,000 -
Wilmslow 0 3 £37,500 -
Knutsford - 3 £65,000 -
Macclesfield - 2 £31,500 -
Product Management
North West

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 36 (57.14%) Project Management
2 32 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (36.51%) Billing
3 23 (36.51%) MS Project
4 20 (31.75%) Telecoms
5 17 (26.98%) Degree
5 17 (26.98%) Java
6 16 (25.40%) PRINCE2
6 16 (25.40%) SaaS
6 16 (25.40%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (23.81%) Scrum
7 15 (23.81%) ERP
8 14 (22.22%) .NET
9 13 (20.63%) MS Excel
9 13 (20.63%) PRINCE
10 12 (19.05%) Computer Science
11 11 (17.46%) JIRA
11 11 (17.46%) Windows
11 11 (17.46%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (15.87%) Competitive Intelligence
12 10 (15.87%) Time Management
12 10 (15.87%) Document Management
13 9 (14.29%) Finance
13 9 (14.29%) Matrix Management
13 9 (14.29%) Internet
14 8 (12.70%) Mainframe
14 8 (12.70%) DB2
15 7 (11.11%) Mobile App
15 7 (11.11%) Marketing
15 7 (11.11%) OO

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 6 (9.52%) Confluence
2 2 (3.17%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (3.17%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.17%) Mule
2 2 (3.17%) JBoss
2 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.17%) CICS
3 1 (1.59%) CMS
Applications
1 23 (36.51%) MS Project
2 13 (20.63%) MS Excel
3 7 (11.11%) MS Office
4 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (25.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (1.59%) LAN
2 1 (1.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) DB2
2 2 (3.17%) MySQL
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (17.46%) JIRA
2 2 (3.17%) Ant
2 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (36.51%) Billing
2 20 (31.75%) Telecoms
3 9 (14.29%) Finance
4 7 (11.11%) Marketing
5 1 (1.59%) Military
5 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (36.51%) Project Manager
2 11 (17.46%) Business Analyst
2 11 (17.46%) Analyst
3 10 (15.87%) Product Manager
4 8 (12.70%) Technical Specialist
4 8 (12.70%) Software Manager
5 6 (9.52%) Agile Project Manager
6 5 (7.94%) Agile Business Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Senior Product Manager
7 4 (6.35%) Production Manager
7 4 (6.35%) Senior Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Software Project Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Developer
10 1 (1.59%) Process Analyst
10 1 (1.59%) .NET Developer
10 1 (1.59%) Test Engineer
10 1 (1.59%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.22%) .NET
2 6 (9.52%) Apache Flex
3 5 (7.94%) HTML
3 5 (7.94%) .NET Framework
4 3 (4.76%) CSS
5 2 (3.17%) SOAP
5 2 (3.17%) Web Services
5 2 (3.17%) XSLT
5 2 (3.17%) JMS
5 2 (3.17%) WSDL
5 2 (3.17%) SAML
5 2 (3.17%) Hibernate
5 2 (3.17%) Spring
5 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.17%) jQuery
5 2 (3.17%) OpenID
5 2 (3.17%) REST
5 2 (3.17%) LESS
5 2 (3.17%) MyBatis
6 1 (1.59%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.40%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (19.05%) Computer Science
3 11 (17.46%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (12.70%) Mainframe
5 7 (11.11%) Mobile App
6 6 (9.52%) User Experience
7 1 (1.59%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.46%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) zOS
2 2 (3.17%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (3.17%) Android
2 2 (3.17%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (57.14%) Project Management
2 32 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (25.40%) PRINCE2
4 15 (23.81%) ERP
4 15 (23.81%) Scrum
5 13 (20.63%) PRINCE
6 10 (15.87%) Document Management
6 10 (15.87%) Competitive Intelligence
6 10 (15.87%) Time Management
7 9 (14.29%) Matrix Management
8 7 (11.11%) OO
9 6 (9.52%) Use Case
10 5 (7.94%) Business Analysis
10 5 (7.94%) BDD
11 4 (6.35%) Line Management
11 4 (6.35%) Unit Testing
11 4 (6.35%) Configuration Management
11 4 (6.35%) Validation
11 4 (6.35%) Programme Management
12 3 (4.76%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.98%) Java
2 6 (9.52%) RPG
3 5 (7.94%) SQL
4 4 (6.35%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.76%) C#
6 2 (3.17%) Assembly Language
6 2 (3.17%) COBOL
7 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.59%) C++
7 1 (1.59%) VBScript
7 1 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (26.98%) Degree
2 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.59%) Terminal Server
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 6 (9.52%) Oracle
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
1 6 (9.52%) Perforce
2 5 (7.94%) BT
2 5 (7.94%) Planview
3 2 (3.17%) TIBCO
3 2 (3.17%) IBM
4 1 (1.59%) Citrix
4 1 (1.59%) VMware