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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Product Management over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Management
Rank 191 196 218
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +22
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 41 54 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.74% 0.85% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.96% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 29 38 41
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £65,750 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -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
4807 5635 6033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.83% 88.34% 85.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4064 4583 4815
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Product Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Product Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Product Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +9 36 £37,500 +15.38% 6
Cheshire +22 2 £60,000 +71.42%
Lancashire +12 2 £37,500 -31.81%
Product Management
England

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing Product Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Product Management.

1 38 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (35.53%) Marketing
3 24 (31.58%) HTML
3 24 (31.58%) CSS
4 22 (28.95%) JavaScript
5 18 (23.68%) Wireframes
6 17 (22.37%) User Experience
6 17 (22.37%) Photoshop
7 16 (21.05%) Usability Testing
7 16 (21.05%) Prototyping
8 15 (19.74%) Mobile First
8 15 (19.74%) Rapid Prototyping
8 15 (19.74%) OmniGraffle
8 15 (19.74%) Axure RP
8 15 (19.74%) Web Design
9 13 (17.11%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (15.79%) Test Scripting
10 12 (15.79%) Presales
10 12 (15.79%) QA
11 11 (14.47%) MS Excel
11 11 (14.47%) Project Management
11 11 (14.47%) SaaS
12 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
13 9 (11.84%) Finance
14 8 (10.53%) Degree
14 8 (10.53%) JIRA
14 8 (10.53%) Scrum
14 8 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
14 8 (10.53%) Relational Database
15 7 (9.21%) HP Quality Center

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.32%) Confluence
1 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (22.37%) Photoshop
2 15 (19.74%) OmniGraffle
3 11 (14.47%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.63%) Acrobat
4 2 (2.63%) MS Office
5 1 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.47%) SaaS
2 8 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.32%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.32%) Heroku
3 1 (1.32%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 6 (7.89%) Oracle Database
2 6 (7.89%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (7.89%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.95%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.63%) Big Data
5 1 (1.32%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 15 (19.74%) Axure RP
2 8 (10.53%) JIRA
3 2 (2.63%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.63%) JMeter
3 2 (2.63%) JUnit
3 2 (2.63%) Selenium
4 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (35.53%) Marketing
2 9 (11.84%) Finance
3 3 (3.95%) Advertising
3 3 (3.95%) Retail
4 2 (2.63%) Automotive
4 2 (2.63%) Games
5 1 (1.32%) Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Electronics
5 1 (1.32%) Law
5 1 (1.32%) Legal
5 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (22.37%) Designer
1 17 (22.37%) UX Designer
2 14 (18.42%) Product Manager
3 7 (9.21%) Consultant
3 7 (9.21%) QA Engineer
3 7 (9.21%) QA Tester
3 7 (9.21%) Tester
4 6 (7.89%) DBA
4 6 (7.89%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (6.58%) Implementation Consultant
5 5 (6.58%) Senior Designer
5 5 (6.58%) Senior UX Designer
5 5 (6.58%) Software Manager
5 5 (6.58%) Software Product Manager
6 4 (5.26%) Data Scientist
7 3 (3.95%) Marketing Manager
7 3 (3.95%) Product Marketing Manager
7 3 (3.95%) Project Manager
7 3 (3.95%) Software Engineer
8 2 (2.63%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (31.58%) CSS
1 24 (31.58%) HTML
2 6 (7.89%) .NET
3 5 (6.58%) CodeIgniter
3 5 (6.58%) Laravel
4 4 (5.26%) XML
5 2 (2.63%) HTML5
5 2 (2.63%) jQuery
5 2 (2.63%) Web Services
6 1 (1.32%) Ajax
6 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.32%) CSS3
6 1 (1.32%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (1.32%) NumPy
6 1 (1.32%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.37%) User Experience
2 13 (17.11%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.89%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.95%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.95%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.95%) Physics
4 3 (3.95%) Social Media
5 2 (2.63%) iPad
6 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.32%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.32%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.32%) Statistics
6 1 (1.32%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.21%) Windows
1 7 (9.21%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (23.68%) Wireframes
3 16 (21.05%) Prototyping
3 16 (21.05%) Usability Testing
4 15 (19.74%) Mobile First
4 15 (19.74%) Rapid Prototyping
4 15 (19.74%) Web Design
5 12 (15.79%) Presales
5 12 (15.79%) Test Scripting
6 11 (14.47%) Project Management
7 8 (10.53%) Scrum
8 7 (9.21%) Change Control
8 7 (9.21%) Test Management
9 6 (7.89%) Business Continuity
9 6 (7.89%) Database Security
9 6 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (7.89%) MVC
9 6 (7.89%) Software Engineering
10 5 (6.58%) Project Planning
10 5 (6.58%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (28.95%) JavaScript
2 6 (7.89%) Java
3 5 (6.58%) PHP
4 4 (5.26%) SQL
5 3 (3.95%) Python
6 1 (1.32%) C
6 1 (1.32%) C#
6 1 (1.32%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (10.53%) Degree
2 7 (9.21%) ISEB
3 3 (3.95%) PhD
4 1 (1.32%) MBA
4 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.79%) QA
2 2 (2.63%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.63%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) vCloud
1 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (9.21%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.21%) Oracle
3 2 (2.63%) Adobe
4 1 (1.32%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.32%) IFS
4 1 (1.32%) SAP
4 1 (1.32%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.32%) VMware
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