The table below looks at the statistics for the Product Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Manager
Rank 164 166 181
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Manager 8 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.24% 0.60% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.64% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 5
Average salary £31,500 £47,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.68% -17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £32,163 £39,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
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 Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3129 3620 3931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.28% 94.86% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2554 2983 3414
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Product Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Product Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Product Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Product Manager Salary Trend in Manchester

Product Manager
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Product Manager across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Product Manager Salary Histogram in Manchester

Product Manager
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Product Manager within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Stockport - 4 £20,250 - 1
Product Manager
North West

Product Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Project Management
3 7 (35.00%) B2B
3 7 (35.00%) Scrum
3 7 (35.00%) Software Delivery
4 5 (25.00%) Finance
5 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 4 (20.00%) QA
5 4 (20.00%) BDD
6 3 (15.00%) Gherkin
6 3 (15.00%) User Stories
6 3 (15.00%) Product Management
6 3 (15.00%) Client/Server
6 3 (15.00%) Java
7 2 (10.00%) Banking
7 2 (10.00%) ERP
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (10.00%) Oracle
7 2 (10.00%) C
7 2 (10.00%) C#
7 2 (10.00%) C++
7 2 (10.00%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (10.00%) SAP
7 2 (10.00%) ITIL
7 2 (10.00%) Windows
7 2 (10.00%) Degree
7 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (5.00%) User Experience
8 1 (5.00%) Mobile App

Product Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) PaaS
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Advertising
3 1 (5.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Project Management
3 7 (35.00%) B2B
3 7 (35.00%) Scrum
3 7 (35.00%) Software Delivery
4 4 (20.00%) BDD
5 3 (15.00%) User Stories
5 3 (15.00%) Product Management
6 2 (10.00%) ERP
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
7 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.00%) Release Management
7 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.00%) Time Management
7 1 (5.00%) Kanban
7 1 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) TDD
7 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) C
3 2 (10.00%) C#
3 2 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
1 2 (10.00%) PeopleSoft
1 2 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) IBM
Manchester, Lancashire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Stockport
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago