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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Manager
Rank 45 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Manager 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.78% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.60% +6.00%
Product Manager
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Solihull 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
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
266 290 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 94.66% 96.35% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 207 223 160
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Product Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Product Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Product Manager
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Product Manager Salary Trend in Solihull

Product Manager
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Waterfall
2 6 (75.00%) Retail
3 5 (62.50%) Process Management
3 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (37.50%) Product Management
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) QA
6 1 (12.50%) Use Case
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (12.50%) Customer Insight
6 1 (12.50%) Analytics
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (12.50%) Marketing
6 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (12.50%) B2B

Product Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 6 (75.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Waterfall
2 5 (62.50%) Process Management
2 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Product Management
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Use Case
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) B2B
5 1 (12.50%) Customer Insight
5 1 (12.50%) Analytics
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA