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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Management
Rank 91 88 85
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 15 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.03% 0.64% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 0.75% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 7
Average salary £51,250 - £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 - £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 - £57,604
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
1216 1063 1004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.12% 84.90% 81.43%
Number of salaries quoted 824 674 711
Average salary £41,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.82% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,800 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 17 September 2014.

Product Management Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (66.67%) Degree
3 14 (46.67%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (36.67%) Marketing
5 9 (30.00%) Finance
6 8 (26.67%) QA
6 8 (26.67%) Analytics
7 7 (23.33%) Big Data
8 6 (20.00%) Java
8 6 (20.00%) Use Case
8 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (16.67%) C#
9 5 (16.67%) .NET
9 5 (16.67%) Risk Management
9 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
10 4 (13.33%) C++
10 4 (13.33%) Perl
10 4 (13.33%) PHP
10 4 (13.33%) UNIX
10 4 (13.33%) Linux
10 4 (13.33%) Python
10 4 (13.33%) Dell
10 4 (13.33%) ISEB
10 4 (13.33%) Information Security
10 4 (13.33%) Banking
10 4 (13.33%) Retail
10 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
10 4 (13.33%) ISTQB
10 4 (13.33%) Security Testing
10 4 (13.33%) System Testing

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Project
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
1 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Temenos T24
1 2 (6.67%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) SaaS
2 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) Big Data
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) PowerBuilder
General
1 11 (36.67%) Marketing
2 9 (30.00%) Finance
3 4 (13.33%) Banking
3 4 (13.33%) Retail
4 2 (6.67%) Billing
4 2 (6.67%) Retail Banking
4 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Product Manager
2 10 (33.33%) Software Manager
3 6 (20.00%) QA Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) QA Automation Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Tester
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Product Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Architect
5 3 (10.00%) QA Tester
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Manager
6 2 (6.67%) QA Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Senior QA Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Quality Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Quality Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) Middleware
3 1 (3.33%) WinForms
3 1 (3.33%) RESTful
3 1 (3.33%) HTML
3 1 (3.33%) Web Services
3 1 (3.33%) XML
3 1 (3.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.67%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (6.67%) User Experience
5 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) UNIX
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (26.67%) Analytics
3 6 (20.00%) Use Case
4 5 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 4 (13.33%) Security Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Information Security
5 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 4 (13.33%) Test Planning
5 4 (13.33%) System Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Test Automation
5 4 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (13.33%) Test Strategy
6 3 (10.00%) Time Management
6 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.67%) Mobile Commerce
7 2 (6.67%) Project Management
7 2 (6.67%) MVC
7 2 (6.67%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) Java
2 5 (16.67%) C#
3 4 (13.33%) C++
3 4 (13.33%) Python
3 4 (13.33%) Perl
3 4 (13.33%) PHP
4 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (13.33%) ISEB
2 4 (13.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Dell
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) Sybase