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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Management
Rank 199 198 223
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +25
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 54 41 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.74% 0.61% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.75% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 41 27 28
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £74,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
6063 5433 6355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 82.93% 81.00% 80.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5217 4517 5597
Average salary £40,000 £38,625 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.55% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
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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
Cheshire +2 27 £45,000 -
Manchester -7 22 £40,000 +3.89% 1
Lancashire - 1 £27,500 - 4
Product Management
England

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 42 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (39.13%) Project Management
3 28 (30.43%) Marketing
4 25 (27.17%) SaaS
5 24 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (23.91%) ERP
6 22 (23.91%) Internet
7 21 (22.83%) Microsoft
8 20 (21.74%) Windows
9 18 (19.57%) MS Office
9 18 (19.57%) MS Excel
9 18 (19.57%) Time Management
9 18 (19.57%) Enterprise Software
10 17 (18.48%) Document Management
10 17 (18.48%) Competitive Intelligence
10 17 (18.48%) Degree
11 16 (17.39%) HTML
12 15 (16.30%) Telecoms
13 14 (15.22%) JavaScript
13 14 (15.22%) .NET
13 14 (15.22%) MS Project
13 14 (15.22%) PRINCE2
13 14 (15.22%) User Experience
14 12 (13.04%) Scrum
15 11 (11.96%) CSS
16 10 (10.87%) Java
16 10 (10.87%) Billing
16 10 (10.87%) QA
17 9 (9.78%) PRINCE
18 8 (8.70%) PMP

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 4 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 4 (4.35%) IIS
2 2 (2.17%) JBoss
2 2 (2.17%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.17%) Confluence
2 2 (2.17%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (2.17%) CMS
2 2 (2.17%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.17%) Mule
3 1 (1.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (19.57%) MS Office
1 18 (19.57%) MS Excel
2 14 (15.22%) MS Project
3 7 (7.61%) Photoshop
4 6 (6.52%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.09%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 25 (27.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (23.91%) Internet
2 4 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.35%) DNS
2 4 (4.35%) SMTP
2 4 (4.35%) DHCP
3 2 (2.17%) HTTP
4 1 (1.09%) Broadband
4 1 (1.09%) LAN
4 1 (1.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (2.17%) DB2
2 2 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (6.52%) Axure RP
2 5 (5.43%) JIRA
3 2 (2.17%) Ant
3 2 (2.17%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.09%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.09%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (30.43%) Marketing
2 15 (16.30%) Telecoms
3 10 (10.87%) Billing
4 8 (8.70%) Finance
5 4 (4.35%) Advertising
6 3 (3.26%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (2.17%) Retail
8 1 (1.09%) Electronics
8 1 (1.09%) Military
Job Titles
1 28 (30.43%) Product Manager
2 12 (13.04%) Project Manager
2 12 (13.04%) Business Analyst
2 12 (13.04%) Analyst
3 11 (11.96%) Software Manager
4 7 (7.61%) Senior Manager
5 6 (6.52%) Developer
5 6 (6.52%) UX Designer
5 6 (6.52%) Designer
6 5 (5.43%) Agile Business Analyst
6 5 (5.43%) Consultant
6 5 (5.43%) Senior Product Manager
7 4 (4.35%) Security Manager
7 4 (4.35%) SharePoint Consultant
7 4 (4.35%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 4 (4.35%) Information Manager
7 4 (4.35%) Sales Consultant
7 4 (4.35%) Governance Manager
7 4 (4.35%) Information Governance Manager
7 4 (4.35%) NHS Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.39%) HTML
2 14 (15.22%) .NET
3 11 (11.96%) CSS
4 7 (7.61%) .NET Framework
5 5 (5.43%) jQuery
5 5 (5.43%) Web Services
6 3 (3.26%) XSLT
6 3 (3.26%) HTML5
6 3 (3.26%) CSS3
6 3 (3.26%) Sass
7 2 (2.17%) LESS
7 2 (2.17%) MyBatis
7 2 (2.17%) REST
7 2 (2.17%) JSON
7 2 (2.17%) Apache Flex
7 2 (2.17%) RESTful
7 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.17%) OpenID
7 2 (2.17%) Spring
7 2 (2.17%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (19.57%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (15.22%) User Experience
4 5 (5.43%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.43%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.35%) NHS
5 4 (4.35%) Informatics
5 4 (4.35%) Digital Media
6 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.17%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.17%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.09%) LIMS
8 1 (1.09%) BBC
8 1 (1.09%) Interactive TV
8 1 (1.09%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.74%) Windows
2 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (39.13%) Project Management
3 22 (23.91%) ERP
4 18 (19.57%) Time Management
5 17 (18.48%) Document Management
5 17 (18.48%) Competitive Intelligence
6 14 (15.22%) PRINCE2
7 12 (13.04%) Scrum
8 9 (9.78%) PRINCE
9 8 (8.70%) Release Management
10 7 (7.61%) Service Management
10 7 (7.61%) Service Delivery
10 7 (7.61%) ITIL
10 7 (7.61%) Supplier Management
11 6 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (6.52%) Business Analysis
11 6 (6.52%) Web Design
11 6 (6.52%) Business Development
11 6 (6.52%) Matrix Management
11 6 (6.52%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.22%) JavaScript
2 10 (10.87%) Java
3 7 (7.61%) C#
4 5 (5.43%) SQL
5 4 (4.35%) C++
6 2 (2.17%) RPG
7 1 (1.09%) Perl
7 1 (1.09%) C
7 1 (1.09%) VBScript
7 1 (1.09%) Python
7 1 (1.09%) Ruby
7 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (18.48%) Degree
2 8 (8.70%) PMP
2 8 (8.70%) PMI Certification
3 4 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.09%) ISEB
4 1 (1.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.87%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) WAI
System Software
1 5 (5.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.09%) Terminal Server
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 21 (22.83%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.35%) Oracle
3 3 (3.26%) Planview
4 2 (2.17%) TIBCO
4 2 (2.17%) BT
4 2 (2.17%) Perforce
5 1 (1.09%) VMware
5 1 (1.09%) Sybase
5 1 (1.09%) Citrix
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