The table below looks at the statistics for Product Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Product Management over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Management
Rank 85 117 114
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -3
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 55 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.32% 0.77% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 0.98% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 26 12 18
Average salary £42,250 £57,250 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.20% +1.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,900 £42,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £77,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Product Management
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1909 1736 1447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 80.62% 78.48% 73.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1313 1304 1191
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Product Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Product Management across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Product Management Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Product Management
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Product Management Salary Trend in Reading

Product Management
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Product Management across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Product Management Salary Histogram in Reading

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 84 (71.19%) Marketing
2 71 (60.17%) Telecoms
3 45 (38.14%) Service Management
4 35 (29.66%) Wireless
5 28 (23.73%) Broadband
6 26 (22.03%) Finance
6 26 (22.03%) Degree
7 25 (21.19%) DSLAM
8 24 (20.34%) CRM
9 18 (15.25%) ATM
9 18 (15.25%) NGN
10 17 (14.41%) Huawei
11 15 (12.71%) CDMA
11 15 (12.71%) UMTS
11 15 (12.71%) Advertising
12 14 (11.86%) Linux
13 13 (11.02%) SDH
13 13 (11.02%) Project Management
14 11 (9.32%) MS Excel
14 11 (9.32%) SQL
14 11 (9.32%) Oracle
15 10 (8.47%) Business Development
15 10 (8.47%) Performance Management
15 10 (8.47%) 4G
16 9 (7.63%) SaaS
16 9 (7.63%) Business Analysis
16 9 (7.63%) Agile Software Development
17 8 (6.78%) Radio Access Network
17 8 (6.78%) UNIX
17 8 (6.78%) Ethernet

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 1 (0.85%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (9.32%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.08%) MS Office
3 3 (2.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (29.66%) Wireless
2 28 (23.73%) Broadband
3 25 (21.19%) DSLAM
4 18 (15.25%) ATM
4 18 (15.25%) NGN
5 15 (12.71%) UMTS
5 15 (12.71%) CDMA
6 13 (11.02%) SDH
7 10 (8.47%) 4G
8 8 (6.78%) Radio Access Network
8 8 (6.78%) Ethernet
8 8 (6.78%) MPLS
9 7 (5.93%) xDSL
10 6 (5.08%) DOCSIS
10 6 (5.08%) Firewall
10 6 (5.08%) TCP/IP
10 6 (5.08%) LAN
10 6 (5.08%) PSTN
11 4 (3.39%) Unified Communications
12 2 (1.69%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.85%) Big Data
2 1 (0.85%) MySQL
General
1 84 (71.19%) Marketing
2 71 (60.17%) Telecoms
3 26 (22.03%) Finance
4 15 (12.71%) Advertising
5 6 (5.08%) Banking
6 4 (3.39%) Legal
7 1 (0.85%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.85%) French Language
7 1 (0.85%) German Language
7 1 (0.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 73 (61.86%) Account Manager
2 14 (11.86%) Product Manager
3 11 (9.32%) Senior Manager
4 8 (6.78%) Senior Project Manager
4 8 (6.78%) Project Manager
5 6 (5.08%) Analyst
5 6 (5.08%) Security Engineer
5 6 (5.08%) CRM Manager
5 6 (5.08%) CRM Project Manager
6 5 (4.24%) Junior Account Manager
6 5 (4.24%) Junior
6 5 (4.24%) Technical Support Analyst
6 5 (4.24%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (4.24%) Support Analyst
6 5 (4.24%) Technical Support
7 4 (3.39%) Enterprise Account Manager
8 3 (2.54%) Product Owner
8 3 (2.54%) Senior Account Manager
8 3 (2.54%) Sales Manager
9 2 (1.69%) Technical Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.24%) HTML
2 1 (0.85%) SOAP
2 1 (0.85%) Web Services
2 1 (0.85%) XML
2 1 (0.85%) Ajax
2 1 (0.85%) XMPP
2 1 (0.85%) OSGi
2 1 (0.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.39%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.54%) Handset
3 3 (2.54%) STB
3 3 (2.54%) IPTV
4 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.86%) Linux
2 8 (6.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (38.14%) Service Management
2 24 (20.34%) CRM
3 13 (11.02%) Project Management
4 10 (8.47%) Business Development
4 10 (8.47%) Performance Management
5 9 (7.63%) Business Analysis
5 9 (7.63%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (6.78%) Service Delivery
7 7 (5.93%) Network Design
8 6 (5.08%) Migration
8 6 (5.08%) Data Migration
9 5 (4.24%) Requirements Management
9 5 (4.24%) Time Management
10 3 (2.54%) Scrum
10 3 (2.54%) Customer Engagement
11 2 (1.69%) Programme Management
11 2 (1.69%) ITIL
12 1 (0.85%) OOP
12 1 (0.85%) Business Intelligence
12 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.32%) SQL
2 5 (4.24%) C
3 1 (0.85%) C++
3 1 (0.85%) Java
3 1 (0.85%) PHP
3 1 (0.85%) Python
3 1 (0.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (22.03%) Degree
2 5 (4.24%) VCP4
3 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) Xen
1 1 (0.85%) KVM
Vendors
1 17 (14.41%) Huawei
2 11 (9.32%) Oracle
3 6 (5.08%) Cisco
3 6 (5.08%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.08%) Juniper
3 6 (5.08%) CheckPoint
3 6 (5.08%) Blue Coat
3 6 (5.08%) Fortinet
3 6 (5.08%) F5
4 5 (4.24%) Sage
4 5 (4.24%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.54%) BT
5 3 (2.54%) Ericsson
5 3 (2.54%) Nokia
5 3 (2.54%) ZyXEL
5 3 (2.54%) NETGEAR
5 3 (2.54%) Nokia Solutions and Networks