The table below looks at the statistics for Product Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Product Management over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Management
Rank 195 202 235
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +33
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 49 47 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.77% 0.67% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.81% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 38 31 13
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £32,163 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
Product Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5364 5776 5909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.81% 82.26% 79.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4281 4649 4895
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Product Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Product Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Product Management
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Product Management Salary Trend in the North West

Product Management
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Product Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Product Management Salary Histogram in the North West

Product Management
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Product Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 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
Manchester 0 24 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Cheshire +6 22 £45,000 - 4
Lancashire - 3 £42,500 -
Product Management
England

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 57 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (32.46%) JavaScript
3 36 (31.58%) HTML
4 34 (29.82%) Scrum
5 33 (28.95%) CSS
6 30 (26.32%) Project Management
7 28 (24.56%) MS Project
7 28 (24.56%) .NET
8 27 (23.68%) User Experience
9 26 (22.81%) Java
10 25 (21.93%) Telecoms
10 25 (21.93%) Billing
10 25 (21.93%) Marketing
11 20 (17.54%) PRINCE
11 20 (17.54%) PRINCE2
12 18 (15.79%) Photoshop
13 17 (14.91%) Finance
13 17 (14.91%) Web Design
13 17 (14.91%) Rapid Prototyping
13 17 (14.91%) OmniGraffle
13 17 (14.91%) Axure RP
13 17 (14.91%) Usability Testing
14 16 (14.04%) OO
15 14 (12.28%) Web Services
15 14 (12.28%) jQuery
15 14 (12.28%) Matrix Management
15 14 (12.28%) Degree
16 13 (11.40%) CSS3
16 13 (11.40%) HTML5
16 13 (11.40%) MS Excel

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 6 (5.26%) Confluence
2 3 (2.63%) IIS
2 3 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.75%) JBoss
3 2 (1.75%) Apache
3 2 (1.75%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.75%) CICS
3 2 (1.75%) CMS
3 2 (1.75%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (1.75%) Mule
3 2 (1.75%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (24.56%) MS Project
2 18 (15.79%) Photoshop
3 17 (14.91%) OmniGraffle
4 13 (11.40%) MS Excel
5 3 (2.63%) MS Office
6 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.88%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.88%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.02%) SaaS
2 2 (1.75%) PaaS
3 1 (0.88%) Force.com
3 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.40%) Internet
2 8 (7.02%) HTTP
3 3 (2.63%) DNS
3 3 (2.63%) SMTP
3 3 (2.63%) DHCP
3 3 (2.63%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.88%) LAN
4 1 (0.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.02%) DB2
2 7 (6.14%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.39%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.75%) MySQL
6 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.75%) JasperReports
7 1 (0.88%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (14.91%) Axure RP
2 11 (9.65%) JIRA
3 5 (4.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.51%) Eclipse
4 4 (3.51%) Ant
4 4 (3.51%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.75%) CruiseControl
5 2 (1.75%) Subversion
6 1 (0.88%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.88%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (0.88%) Dreamweaver
General
1 25 (21.93%) Telecoms
1 25 (21.93%) Billing
1 25 (21.93%) Marketing
2 17 (14.91%) Finance
3 5 (4.39%) Retail
4 3 (2.63%) Advertising
5 2 (1.75%) Games
6 1 (0.88%) Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.88%) Front Office
6 1 (0.88%) Back Office
6 1 (0.88%) Electronics
6 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (25.44%) Project Manager
2 21 (18.42%) Designer
3 19 (16.67%) Developer
4 17 (14.91%) UX Designer
5 12 (10.53%) Product Manager
6 11 (9.65%) Web Developer
7 9 (7.89%) Technical Specialist
7 9 (7.89%) Front-End Developer
8 7 (6.14%) Software Manager
8 7 (6.14%) Agile Project Manager
8 7 (6.14%) Front-End Web Developer
9 5 (4.39%) IT Project Manager
9 5 (4.39%) Analyst
9 5 (4.39%) Business Analyst
10 4 (3.51%) Consultant
10 4 (3.51%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.51%) Web Designer
10 4 (3.51%) Agile Business Analyst
10 4 (3.51%) Production Manager
10 4 (3.51%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (31.58%) HTML
2 33 (28.95%) CSS
3 28 (24.56%) .NET
4 14 (12.28%) Web Services
4 14 (12.28%) jQuery
5 13 (11.40%) CSS3
5 13 (11.40%) HTML5
6 12 (10.53%) Ajax
7 10 (8.77%) .NET Framework
8 8 (7.02%) ASP.NET
8 8 (7.02%) RESTful
8 8 (7.02%) JSON
9 6 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (5.26%) LESS
9 6 (5.26%) Apache Flex
10 5 (4.39%) Sass
10 5 (4.39%) XHTML
11 4 (3.51%) SOAP
11 4 (3.51%) REST
12 3 (2.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.68%) User Experience
2 12 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 9 (7.89%) Mainframe
4 5 (4.39%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.51%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.63%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.63%) Open Source
7 1 (0.88%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.88%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.88%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.88%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.88%) DTV
7 1 (0.88%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.88%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.89%) Windows
2 3 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.75%) Linux
3 2 (1.75%) UNIX
3 2 (1.75%) zOS
3 2 (1.75%) Android
3 2 (1.75%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.75%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (29.82%) Scrum
3 30 (26.32%) Project Management
4 20 (17.54%) PRINCE
4 20 (17.54%) PRINCE2
5 17 (14.91%) Web Design
5 17 (14.91%) Rapid Prototyping
5 17 (14.91%) Usability Testing
6 16 (14.04%) OO
7 14 (12.28%) Matrix Management
8 8 (7.02%) MVC
9 6 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (5.26%) CRM
9 6 (5.26%) E-Commerce
9 6 (5.26%) ERP
9 6 (5.26%) Programme Management
9 6 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (4.39%) Unit Testing
10 5 (4.39%) Analytics
10 5 (4.39%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (32.46%) JavaScript
2 26 (22.81%) Java
3 10 (8.77%) C#
3 10 (8.77%) SQL
4 6 (5.26%) RPG
5 2 (1.75%) C++
5 2 (1.75%) COBOL
5 2 (1.75%) Assembly Language
6 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.88%) VBScript
6 1 (0.88%) VB
6 1 (0.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (12.28%) Degree
2 5 (4.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.14%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) WAI
2 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.51%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.88%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 8 (7.02%) Oracle
2 6 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.26%) Perforce
3 5 (4.39%) Planview
3 5 (4.39%) BT
4 2 (1.75%) IBM
4 2 (1.75%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.88%) Vertica
5 1 (0.88%) Talend
5 1 (0.88%) VMware
5 1 (0.88%) SAP
5 1 (0.88%) Sybase
5 1 (0.88%) Citrix
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