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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Manager
Rank 218 222 242
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Manager 32 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.49% 0.38% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.40% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 27 25 12
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,800
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £56,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-2.65% +7.61%
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
6222 6780 6883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.33% 94.89% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5075 5487 5880
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Cheshire 0 18 £52,500 +1.94% 3
Manchester +20 14 £55,000 +22.22% 5
Product Manager
England

Product Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 22 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (30.00%) Project Management
3 12 (24.00%) Product Management
4 11 (22.00%) Scrum
5 10 (20.00%) Windows
6 7 (14.00%) E-Commerce
6 7 (14.00%) B2B
7 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (12.00%) Degree
7 6 (12.00%) User Stories
7 6 (12.00%) User Experience
7 6 (12.00%) Software Delivery
7 6 (12.00%) SDLC
8 5 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (10.00%) SaaS
8 5 (10.00%) VMware
8 5 (10.00%) ITIL
9 4 (8.00%) Finance
9 4 (8.00%) Citrix
9 4 (8.00%) Linux
9 4 (8.00%) FreeBSD
9 4 (8.00%) CRM
9 4 (8.00%) Business Analysis
9 4 (8.00%) Marketing
9 4 (8.00%) QA
9 4 (8.00%) BDD
9 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (6.00%) Gherkin
10 3 (6.00%) Open Source
10 3 (6.00%) Public Cloud

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (2.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.00%) Lync
1 1 (2.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) SaaS
2 2 (4.00%) PaaS
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) VoIP
1 1 (2.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.00%) Redis
2 1 (2.00%) Big Data
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
1 4 (8.00%) Marketing
2 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Games
4 1 (2.00%) Electronics
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.00%) Advertising
4 1 (2.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) User Experience
2 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.00%) Public Cloud
3 3 (6.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.00%) DTV
5 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (8.00%) Linux
2 4 (8.00%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (30.00%) Project Management
3 12 (24.00%) Product Management
4 11 (22.00%) Scrum
5 7 (14.00%) B2B
5 7 (14.00%) E-Commerce
6 6 (12.00%) User Stories
6 6 (12.00%) Software Delivery
6 6 (12.00%) SDLC
7 5 (10.00%) ITIL
8 4 (8.00%) Business Analysis
8 4 (8.00%) CRM
8 4 (8.00%) BDD
9 3 (6.00%) Open Source
9 3 (6.00%) Kanban
9 3 (6.00%) Service Management
9 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
10 2 (4.00%) Programme Management
11 1 (2.00%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.00%) Ceph
2 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Puppet
1 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.00%) VMware
3 4 (8.00%) Citrix
4 2 (4.00%) SAP
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco
5 1 (2.00%) IBM
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle
5 1 (2.00%) PeopleSoft
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