The table below looks at the statistics for the Product Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Manager
Rank 363 301 341
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Manager 75 128 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.60% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.64% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 62 75 97
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £76,250 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20563 20090 21958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.45% 94.87% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16586 16149 19149
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Product Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Product Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Product Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Product Manager Salary Trend in the South East

Product Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Product Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Product Manager Salary Histogram in the South East

Product Manager
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 Product Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
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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
Berkshire +9 24 £58,750 -7.48% 2
Surrey +9 16 £55,000 +22.22%
Buckinghamshire +5 16 £58,000 +25.40%
Hampshire -28 10 £52,500 -4.54%
Kent 0 8 £46,250 -
Oxfordshire +4 4 £37,500 - 2
Sussex - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £46,000 - 1
Product Manager
England

Product Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 91 (57.23%) Product Management
2 53 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (27.67%) Marketing
4 31 (19.50%) Finance
5 28 (17.61%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (16.35%) Project Management
6 26 (16.35%) Degree
7 25 (15.72%) Telecoms
7 25 (15.72%) Scrum
8 22 (13.84%) E-Commerce
9 19 (11.95%) SaaS
10 15 (9.43%) Business Analysis
11 12 (7.55%) Microsoft
11 12 (7.55%) Business Development
11 12 (7.55%) Computer Science
11 12 (7.55%) Product Marketing
11 12 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
12 11 (6.92%) Java
12 11 (6.92%) B2B
12 11 (6.92%) Programme Management
13 10 (6.29%) ITIL
13 10 (6.29%) Internet
13 10 (6.29%) Wireless
13 10 (6.29%) Social Media
13 10 (6.29%) Big Data
14 9 (5.66%) Android
14 9 (5.66%) Apple iOS
15 8 (5.03%) MS PowerPoint
15 8 (5.03%) Requirements Analysis
15 8 (5.03%) Operations Management

Product Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Applications
1 8 (5.03%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (3.77%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.26%) SAP SD
1 2 (1.26%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.63%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.95%) SaaS
2 2 (1.26%) PaaS
2 2 (1.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.29%) Internet
1 10 (6.29%) Wireless
2 5 (3.14%) SMS
3 4 (2.52%) 3GPP
4 3 (1.89%) VoIP
4 3 (1.89%) WAN
4 3 (1.89%) LAN
4 3 (1.89%) PBX
4 3 (1.89%) TETRA
4 3 (1.89%) Firewall
4 3 (1.89%) Multicast
5 1 (0.63%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.63%) DOCSIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.29%) Big Data
2 3 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.63%) JIRA
1 1 (0.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (0.63%) Axure RP
General
1 44 (27.67%) Marketing
2 31 (19.50%) Finance
3 25 (15.72%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.40%) Retail
5 6 (3.77%) Legal
6 4 (2.52%) Banking
7 3 (1.89%) Billing
8 2 (1.26%) Local Government
8 2 (1.26%) French Language
8 2 (1.26%) German Language
8 2 (1.26%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.26%) Electronics
9 1 (0.63%) Automotive
9 1 (0.63%) Advertising
9 1 (0.63%) Military
9 1 (0.63%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.14%) Velocity
2 2 (1.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.61%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (7.55%) Computer Science
3 10 (6.29%) Social Media
4 6 (3.77%) User Experience
5 5 (3.14%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.14%) Economics
6 4 (2.52%) Data Integration
6 4 (2.52%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.89%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.26%) Smart Meter
8 2 (1.26%) Informatics
8 2 (1.26%) LIMS
8 2 (1.26%) Biotechnology
9 1 (0.63%) GIS
9 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.63%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.66%) Android
1 9 (5.66%) Apple iOS
2 3 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (1.89%) Windows
2 3 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (57.23%) Product Management
2 53 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (16.35%) Project Management
4 25 (15.72%) Scrum
5 22 (13.84%) E-Commerce
6 15 (9.43%) Business Analysis
7 12 (7.55%) Business Development
7 12 (7.55%) Product Marketing
8 11 (6.92%) Programme Management
8 11 (6.92%) B2B
9 10 (6.29%) ITIL
10 8 (5.03%) Requirements Analysis
10 8 (5.03%) Operations Management
10 8 (5.03%) Market Research
11 7 (4.40%) User Stories
12 6 (3.77%) WFM
12 6 (3.77%) Validation
13 5 (3.14%) DSDM
13 5 (3.14%) ERP
13 5 (3.14%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.92%) Java
2 2 (1.26%) C#
3 1 (0.63%) C
3 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.63%) SQL
3 1 (0.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (16.35%) Degree
2 3 (1.89%) CCNA
2 3 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.63%) PMP
3 1 (0.63%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.63%) ACCA
3 1 (0.63%) CIMA
3 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.63%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (7.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.14%) F5
3 4 (2.52%) Huawei
4 3 (1.89%) Cisco
5 2 (1.26%) SAP
5 2 (1.26%) Intel
6 1 (0.63%) BT
6 1 (0.63%) VMware
6 1 (0.63%) Google
South East
Centric Resource
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Slough
HFG
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Plus package
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago
Oxfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 23 days ago