The table below looks at the statistics for the Product Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Manager
Rank 83 90 78
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Manager 7 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.63% 0.52% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.54% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 5
Average salary £37,000 £55,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.72% -31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.72% +9.99%
Product Manager
Wales

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 Wales 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 Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1062 1104 859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.20% 96.00% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 956 980 778
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,200 £45,000 £53,250
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 South Wales

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

Product Manager Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Product Manager
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Product Manager Salary Trend in South Wales

Product Manager
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Product Manager across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Product Manager Salary Histogram in South Wales

Product Manager
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 1 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
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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
Newport - 4 - -
Cardiff -6 3 £37,000 -32.72%
Product Manager
Wales

Product Manager
Top 17 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (70.00%) Marketing
2 6 (60.00%) Business Development
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (60.00%) SLA
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Competitor Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Market Research
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile App

Product Manager
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (70.00%) Marketing
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (60.00%) Business Development
2 1 (10.00%) Market Research
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Competitor Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle