The table below looks at the statistics for the Product Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Manager
Rank 238 231 241
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Manager 17 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.23% 0.15% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.16% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 17
Average salary £42,500 £51,250 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.07% +23.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,850 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £80,000 £49,800
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
Product Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6866 6390 7657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.43% 95.32% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5895 5403 6750
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,525 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Product Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Product Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Product Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Product Manager Salary Trend in the North West

Product Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Product Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Product Manager Salary Histogram in the North West

Product Manager
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 Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 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
(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
Cheshire +1 8 £53,500 -33.12% 1
Manchester -11 8 £40,000 +11.11% 2
Lancashire - 1 £30,000 -
Product Manager
England

Product Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 28 (75.68%) Product Management
2 20 (54.05%) Project Management
2 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (48.65%) Document Management
3 18 (48.65%) ERP
3 18 (48.65%) SaaS
4 17 (45.95%) Marketing
5 16 (43.24%) Time Management
5 16 (43.24%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (43.24%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (43.24%) Competitive Intelligence
6 13 (35.14%) MS Excel
6 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
6 13 (35.14%) MS Office
7 12 (32.43%) Windows
8 11 (29.73%) Internet
9 6 (16.22%) QA
10 5 (13.51%) Degree
10 5 (13.51%) Finance
11 3 (8.11%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (8.11%) Strategic Planning
11 3 (8.11%) Banking
11 3 (8.11%) Market Research
12 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (5.41%) Sass
12 2 (5.41%) Analytics
12 2 (5.41%) Change Management
12 2 (5.41%) MS Project
12 2 (5.41%) PRINCE
12 2 (5.41%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (35.14%) MS Office
1 13 (35.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 18 (48.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (29.73%) Internet
General
1 17 (45.95%) Marketing
2 5 (13.51%) Finance
3 3 (8.11%) Banking
3 3 (8.11%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.70%) Electronics
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) HTML
1 2 (5.41%) Sass
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (43.24%) Enterprise Software
1 16 (43.24%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (75.68%) Product Management
2 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (54.05%) Project Management
3 18 (48.65%) ERP
3 18 (48.65%) Document Management
4 16 (43.24%) Competitive Intelligence
4 16 (43.24%) Time Management
5 3 (8.11%) Market Research
5 3 (8.11%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.41%) Analytics
6 2 (5.41%) PRINCE
6 2 (5.41%) Change Management
7 1 (2.70%) Scrum
7 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.70%) CRM
7 1 (2.70%) DNA
7 1 (2.70%) Line Management
7 1 (2.70%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.70%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) C
2 1 (2.70%) C#
2 1 (2.70%) C++
2 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 10 days ago