The table below looks at the statistics for the Product Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Product Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Specialist
Rank 307 303 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Specialist 5 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.043% 0.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 0
Average salary £60,000 £46,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.34% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -14.28%
Product Specialist
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10870 11149 12128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.64% 93.16% 94.01%
Number of salaries quoted 9152 9865 11083
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Product Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Product Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Product Specialist
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Product Specialist across the City of London region.

Product Specialist Salary Trend in the City of London

Product Specialist
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Product Specialist across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Product Specialist Salary Histogram in the City of London

Product Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Product Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) Degree
3 6 (40.00%) Finance
4 5 (33.33%) Business Development
5 4 (26.67%) Migration
5 4 (26.67%) CMS
5 4 (26.67%) ITIL
5 4 (26.67%) HNC
5 4 (26.67%) HND
5 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity
5 4 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (13.33%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (13.33%) Java
7 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
7 2 (13.33%) Law
7 2 (13.33%) Project Management
7 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
7 2 (13.33%) Firewall
7 2 (13.33%) CISSP
7 2 (13.33%) Equities
7 2 (13.33%) Information Security
7 2 (13.33%) GIAC
7 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (13.33%) XML
7 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
7 2 (13.33%) Electronic Trading
7 2 (13.33%) Hedge funds
8 1 (6.67%) Data Analytics

Product Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Product Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (6.67%) Front Arena
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) XML Messaging
2 1 (6.67%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
1 2 (13.33%) Equities
1 2 (13.33%) Hedge funds
2 1 (6.67%) Derivative
2 1 (6.67%) Physics
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Data Extraction
2 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (6.67%) EMV
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Business Development
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Migration
2 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity
2 4 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (13.33%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (6.67%) Investment Management
4 1 (6.67%) Product Management
4 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (6.67%) Change Control
4 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.67%) VBA
3 1 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) HNC
2 4 (26.67%) HND
3 2 (13.33%) CISSP
3 2 (13.33%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) HL7
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) SunGard
2 1 (6.67%) MarketAxess
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