The table below looks at the statistics for the Product Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Manager
Rank - 127 115
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Manager 0 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.16% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.17% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £65,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £51,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.46% +2.50%
Product Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1245 1766 1496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.55% 96.50% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1086 1424 1148
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Product Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Product Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Product Manager
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Product Manager Salary Trend in Cheshire

Product Manager
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) QA
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Automotive
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) FreeBSD
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (10.00%) Product Management
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Redis
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Presales

Product Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (10.00%) Redis
General
1 1 (10.00%) Automotive
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Presales
2 1 (10.00%) Product Management
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
2 1 (10.00%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Citrix
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) VMware