The table below looks at the statistics for Product Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Product Management over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Management
Rank 96 82 81
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 2 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.15% 1.40% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 1.68% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 6
Average salary £53,750 £48,187 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.54% +7.08%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Product Management
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1161 1128 974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.62% 82.82% 83.25%
Number of salaries quoted 758 733 637
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Product Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Product Management Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Product Management
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Product Management Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Product Management
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Product Management across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Product Management Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) QA
3 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
3 4 (44.44%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) Perl
4 3 (33.33%) PHP
4 3 (33.33%) C++
4 3 (33.33%) UNIX
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (33.33%) Dell
4 3 (33.33%) Information Security
4 3 (33.33%) Security Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 3 (33.33%) Big Data
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
5 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
5 2 (22.22%) System Testing
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) ISEB
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
6 1 (11.11%) Sybase
6 1 (11.11%) Web Services

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) PowerBuilder
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) QA Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) QA Automation Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Product Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Quality Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) XSLT
2 1 (11.11%) WinForms
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) UNIX
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 2 (22.22%) System Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Wealth Management
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) UML
4 1 (11.11%) Product Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) Perl
2 3 (33.33%) PHP
2 3 (33.33%) C++
2 3 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (22.22%) ISEB
2 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (11.11%) Sybase