The table below looks at the statistics for PDM skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDM over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Data Management (PDM)
Rank 442 411 431
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +20
Permanent jobs citing PDM 5 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.024% 0.035% 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.030% 0.043% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 18
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -31.66%
PDM
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16766 16229 17025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 80.89% 80.26% 77.90%
Number of salaries quoted 13518 12840 14581
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PDM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

PDM Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PDM
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PDM across the South East region.

PDM Salary Trend in the South East

PDM
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PDM across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

PDM Salary Histogram in the South East

PDM
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PDM within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
(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
Hampshire - 2 £38,000 -
Berkshire +3 1 £75,000 -
Surrey -22 1 £66,000 +14.78%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £65,000 -
PDM
England

PDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing PDM 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 PDM.

1 13 (76.47%) Finance
2 9 (52.94%) PLM
3 7 (41.18%) Performance Management
3 7 (41.18%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
4 6 (35.29%) Project Management
4 6 (35.29%) SAP
4 6 (35.29%) VMS
4 6 (35.29%) SAP PLM
4 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (35.29%) Business Analysis
4 6 (35.29%) Manufacturing
5 5 (29.41%) People Management
5 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (29.41%) Resource Management
5 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
6 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
6 4 (23.53%) SAN
6 4 (23.53%) Cisco
6 4 (23.53%) ARCserve
6 4 (23.53%) NetBackup
7 3 (17.65%) Degree
7 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
7 3 (17.65%) vSphere
7 3 (17.65%) Windows
8 2 (11.76%) MS Office
8 2 (11.76%) ITIL
8 2 (11.76%) SLA
8 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
8 2 (11.76%) NetApp

PDM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing PDM 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 PDM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.88%) JBoss
2 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (35.29%) SAP PLM
2 2 (11.76%) ENOVIA
3 1 (5.88%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) SAN
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (11.76%) NAS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
1 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (76.47%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Consultant
1 6 (35.29%) SAP PLM Consultant
1 6 (35.29%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) JMS
1 1 (5.88%) SOAP
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Life Science
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) VMS
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) PLM
2 7 (41.18%) Performance Management
2 7 (41.18%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (35.29%) Project Management
3 6 (35.29%) Business Analysis
4 5 (29.41%) People Management
4 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (29.41%) Resource Management
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.76%) Network Design
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Data Management
6 1 (5.88%) Master Data Management
6 1 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Workflow
6 1 (5.88%) ERP
6 1 (5.88%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) ARCserve
1 4 (23.53%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) SAP
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) NetApp
4 2 (11.76%) HP
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix
5 1 (5.88%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle