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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Management
Rank 188 154 207
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +53
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 55 69 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.92% 1.29% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 1.58% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 49 64 16
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -5.26%
Product Management
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4962 4358 4309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.19% 81.75% 78.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4156 3642 3813
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Product Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Product Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Product Management
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Product Management Salary Trend in the South West

Product Management
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Product Management across the South West region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Product Management Salary Histogram in the South West

Product Management
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Product Management within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 March 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
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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
Wiltshire +21 21 £38,000 +16.92% 1
Devon -14 14 £20,500 -45.33% 1
Bristol -3 12 £42,500 -29.16% 1
Dorset -31 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Somerset -3 2 £30,250 -11.02%
Gloucestershire -16 2 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Product Management
England

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing Product Management 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 Product Management.

1 45 (58.44%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (38.96%) Software Engineering
3 27 (35.06%) Java
3 27 (35.06%) Open Source
4 26 (33.77%) Degree
5 25 (32.47%) Waterfall
6 20 (25.97%) .NET
7 19 (24.68%) Test Automation
8 16 (20.78%) HTML
9 15 (19.48%) C#
9 15 (19.48%) Identity Management
10 14 (18.18%) Scrum
10 14 (18.18%) QA
10 14 (18.18%) Security Cleared
10 14 (18.18%) TDD
10 14 (18.18%) User Stories
10 14 (18.18%) ForgeRock
11 13 (16.88%) Xbox
11 13 (16.88%) Facebook
11 13 (16.88%) Spring
11 13 (16.88%) Google
12 11 (14.29%) SC Cleared
13 10 (12.99%) SQL
14 9 (11.69%) MySQL
14 9 (11.69%) CSS
14 9 (11.69%) Web Services
14 9 (11.69%) ISO 9001
15 8 (10.39%) Retail
15 8 (10.39%) Apache CXF
15 8 (10.39%) Java EE

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing Product Management 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 Product Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.60%) Oracle UPK
2 1 (1.30%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (6.49%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.19%) MS Office
3 3 (3.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.60%) Final Cut Pro
4 2 (2.60%) Photoshop
4 2 (2.60%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 7 (9.09%) Summit
2 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.49%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.60%) SaaS
2 2 (2.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.69%) MySQL
2 6 (7.79%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.49%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.49%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 8 (10.39%) JUnit
1 8 (10.39%) Selenium
1 8 (10.39%) FitNesse
2 2 (2.60%) Dreamweaver
General
1 8 (10.39%) Retail
2 5 (6.49%) Marketing
3 4 (5.19%) Finance
4 2 (2.60%) Electronics
5 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.30%) Automotive
5 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (36.36%) Analyst
2 21 (27.27%) Business Analyst
2 21 (27.27%) Systems Analyst
3 13 (16.88%) Test Engineer
3 13 (16.88%) QA Engineer
4 12 (15.58%) Agile Business Analyst
5 10 (12.99%) Software Engineer
6 9 (11.69%) Graduate
6 9 (11.69%) Product Manager
7 8 (10.39%) Trainee Software Engineer
7 8 (10.39%) Trainee
7 8 (10.39%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Software Team Leader
8 5 (6.49%) Java Team Leader
8 5 (6.49%) Team Leader
9 4 (5.19%) Development Team Leader
9 4 (5.19%) Technical Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Technical Leader
9 4 (5.19%) Software Development Team Leader
9 4 (5.19%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.97%) .NET
2 16 (20.78%) HTML
3 13 (16.88%) Spring
4 9 (11.69%) CSS
4 9 (11.69%) Web Services
5 8 (10.39%) Java EE
5 8 (10.39%) Apache CXF
5 8 (10.39%) Apache Camel
6 7 (9.09%) HTML5
7 1 (1.30%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.30%) RESTful
7 1 (1.30%) jQuery
7 1 (1.30%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 27 (35.06%) Open Source
2 13 (16.88%) Xbox
3 8 (10.39%) Mathematics
4 6 (7.79%) Management Information System
5 5 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.60%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.30%) DTV
7 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (58.44%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (38.96%) Software Engineering
3 25 (32.47%) Waterfall
4 19 (24.68%) Test Automation
5 15 (19.48%) Identity Management
6 14 (18.18%) User Stories
6 14 (18.18%) TDD
6 14 (18.18%) Scrum
7 8 (10.39%) Procedural Programming
7 8 (10.39%) OOP
7 8 (10.39%) OO
7 8 (10.39%) OOD
8 6 (7.79%) Business Analysis
8 6 (7.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (6.49%) Mentoring
9 5 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (6.49%) Project Management
10 4 (5.19%) Validation
11 2 (2.60%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (2.60%) UML
Programming Languages
1 27 (35.06%) Java
2 15 (19.48%) C#
3 10 (12.99%) SQL
4 8 (10.39%) C++
5 6 (7.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (33.77%) Degree
2 14 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 11 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.90%) VCP4
5 1 (1.30%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (18.18%) QA
2 9 (11.69%) ISO 9001
3 7 (9.09%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) Capistrano
1 1 (1.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (18.18%) ForgeRock
2 13 (16.88%) Google
2 13 (16.88%) Facebook
3 7 (9.09%) Hyland
4 6 (7.79%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.60%) Oracle
5 2 (2.60%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.30%) SAP
6 1 (1.30%) Dell
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