The table below looks at the statistics for the Product Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Manager
Rank 156 154 143
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Manager 15 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.41% 0.097% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.10% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 6
Average salary £40,000 - £48,750
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 - £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.99%
Product Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3461 2926 3004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.40% 94.60% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2188 1929 2051
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Product Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Product Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Product Manager
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Product Manager Salary Trend in Scotland

Product Manager
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Product Manager across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Product Manager Salary Histogram in Scotland

Product Manager
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Product Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Glasgow +9 11 £37,500 -
Edinburgh -8 5 £45,000 -
Aberdeen - 1 £40,000 -
Dundee - 1 £40,000 -
Product Manager
UK

Product Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 25 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (58.62%) Product Management
3 16 (55.17%) Degree
4 15 (51.72%) Marketing
5 10 (34.48%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (17.24%) User Experience
6 5 (17.24%) Kanban
6 5 (17.24%) Scrum
7 4 (13.79%) SOA
7 4 (13.79%) Retail
8 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
8 3 (10.34%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (10.34%) Project Management
8 3 (10.34%) Programme Management
8 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
8 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
8 3 (10.34%) Use Case
8 3 (10.34%) Time Management
8 3 (10.34%) SaaS
8 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (10.34%) Big Data
8 3 (10.34%) Market Research
8 3 (10.34%) Analytics
9 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
10 1 (3.45%) C#
10 1 (3.45%) .NET
10 1 (3.45%) Electronics
10 1 (3.45%) Agile Project Management
10 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS

Product Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) SaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Big Data
General
1 15 (51.72%) Marketing
2 4 (13.79%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (17.24%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Android
1 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (58.62%) Product Management
3 5 (17.24%) Kanban
3 5 (17.24%) Scrum
4 4 (13.79%) SOA
5 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.34%) Project Management
5 3 (10.34%) Programme Management
5 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.34%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (10.34%) Use Case
5 3 (10.34%) Time Management
5 3 (10.34%) Market Research
5 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (10.34%) Analytics
6 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.45%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (55.17%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared