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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Manager
Rank 225 219 236
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Manager 18 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.28% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.29% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 9
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £32,163 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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
6327 6179 6981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.04% 94.93% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5198 5106 5863
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,500
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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 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
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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
Manchester +4 12 £35,000 -2.77% 2
Cheshire -7 4 £65,000 +8.33%
Lancashire - 2 £30,000 - 1
Product Manager
England

Product Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (47.37%) Project Management
3 15 (39.47%) Product Management
4 14 (36.84%) ERP
5 12 (31.58%) Document Management
5 12 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (28.95%) Time Management
7 10 (26.32%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (26.32%) Competitive Intelligence
7 10 (26.32%) SaaS
7 10 (26.32%) Finance
8 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
8 9 (23.68%) QA
9 8 (21.05%) Windows
10 7 (18.42%) Marketing
11 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
11 6 (15.79%) MS Office
11 6 (15.79%) Internet
12 5 (13.16%) Banking
13 4 (10.53%) Scrum
13 4 (10.53%) SQL
13 4 (10.53%) B2B
13 4 (10.53%) Business Analysis
14 3 (7.89%) Java
15 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
15 2 (5.26%) Change Management
15 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
15 2 (5.26%) PRINCE
15 2 (5.26%) Oracle
15 2 (5.26%) C

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 (2.63%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Office
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (26.32%) SaaS
2 1 (2.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) Internet
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Marketing
3 5 (13.16%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Advertising
4 1 (2.63%) Games
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (26.32%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.26%) User Experience
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (47.37%) Project Management
3 15 (39.47%) Product Management
4 14 (36.84%) ERP
5 12 (31.58%) Document Management
6 11 (28.95%) Time Management
7 10 (26.32%) Competitive Intelligence
8 4 (10.53%) B2B
8 4 (10.53%) Scrum
8 4 (10.53%) Business Analysis
9 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.26%) PRINCE
9 2 (5.26%) ITIL
9 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
9 2 (5.26%) Change Management
10 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (2.63%) CRM
10 1 (2.63%) DNA
10 1 (2.63%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (2.63%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) Java
3 2 (5.26%) C
3 2 (5.26%) C#
3 2 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle
2 2 (5.26%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (5.26%) SAP
3 1 (2.63%) IBM
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