The table below looks at the statistics for PDM skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDM over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Data Management (PDM)
Rank 850 873 839
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -34
Permanent jobs citing PDM 41 16 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.015% 0.048%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.044% 0.018% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 29 13 49
Average salary £40,000 £28,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.35% -28.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,700 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £60,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £28,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+40.35% -12.30%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92294 87311 92008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.99% 81.33% 79.05%
Number of salaries quoted 73847 71644 77513
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,580
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

PDM
Jobs Demand Trend

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

PDM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PDM
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PDM within the UK.

PDM Salary Trend in the UK

PDM
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PDM over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 within the UK.

PDM Salary Histogram in the UK

PDM
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PDM within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 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
England 0 33 £40,000 +10.34% 10
South East +12 12 £39,500 -16.84% 2
East of England - 9 £50,500 - 1
Berkshire +10 5 £80,000 - 2
Reading - 5 £80,000 - 2
Bedfordshire - 5 £64,250 -
Wales +6 4 £30,000 +5.26%
North Wales -1 4 £30,000 +5.26%
North West -5 4 £30,000 -20.00% 3
Scotland - 4 £52,500 -
Luton - 4 £58,500 -
Aberdeen - 4 £52,500 -
London -4 3 £72,500 +65.71% 1
West Sussex -8 3 £37,500 +7.14%
East Midlands - 3 £35,000 -
Barrow-in-Furness - 3 - - 2
Crawley - 3 £37,500 -
Cumbria - 3 - - 2
Hampshire - 3 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £42,500 - 1
City of London +10 2 - -
Leicestershire - 2 - -
West Midlands -17 1 £26,500 -18.46%
South West - 1 £39,500 - 3
Nottinghamshire - 1 £35,000 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Dorset - 1 £39,500 -
Flintshire - 1 £32,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £42,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £30,000 - 1

PDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 36 (45.00%) Data Management
2 33 (41.25%) Business Analysis
3 25 (31.25%) WebSphere
4 24 (30.00%) SAP
4 24 (30.00%) IBM
5 22 (27.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (26.25%) Oracle EBS
6 21 (26.25%) Cincom
6 21 (26.25%) Oracle
7 20 (25.00%) Project Management
7 20 (25.00%) Marketing
8 19 (23.75%) Degree
9 17 (21.25%) ERP
10 16 (20.00%) Microsoft
11 12 (15.00%) CAD
11 12 (15.00%) Dynamics AX
12 11 (13.75%) Management Information System
12 11 (13.75%) Manufacturing
13 10 (12.50%) HND
13 10 (12.50%) SQL Server
14 9 (11.25%) PLM
15 8 (10.00%) Chartered Engineer
15 8 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
15 8 (10.00%) Automotive
15 8 (10.00%) Finance
15 8 (10.00%) MS Excel
16 7 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
17 6 (7.50%) People Management
17 6 (7.50%) Resource Management
17 6 (7.50%) Windows

PDM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 25 (31.25%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.25%) MS Office
3 4 (5.00%) Windchill
4 1 (1.25%) CATIA
4 1 (1.25%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (26.25%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (15.00%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (5.00%) Teamcenter
4 3 (3.75%) SAP PLM
5 2 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (2.50%) ENOVIA
6 1 (1.25%) JDE World
6 1 (1.25%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.25%) Internet
2 3 (3.75%) SAN
3 1 (1.25%) Firewall
3 1 (1.25%) Wireless
3 1 (1.25%) 802.11
3 1 (1.25%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.25%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.00%) MySQL
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.50%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Firebug
1 4 (5.00%) Subversion
2 1 (1.25%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.25%) WebLogic Workshop
2 1 (1.25%) SoapUI
General
1 20 (25.00%) Marketing
2 11 (13.75%) Manufacturing
3 8 (10.00%) Automotive
3 8 (10.00%) Finance
4 2 (2.50%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.25%) Electronics
5 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.25%) Back Office
5 1 (1.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (28.75%) Analyst
2 11 (13.75%) Business Analyst
3 9 (11.25%) Design Engineer
3 9 (11.25%) IT Strategy Manager
3 9 (11.25%) Strategy Manager
4 7 (8.75%) Developer
4 7 (8.75%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (6.25%) Product Manager
6 4 (5.00%) Consultant
7 3 (3.75%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) SQL Developer
7 3 (3.75%) Implementation Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) Applications Support Engineer
7 3 (3.75%) Support Engineer
7 3 (3.75%) Applications Support
7 3 (3.75%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) Architect
8 2 (2.50%) Systems Analyst Programmer
8 2 (2.50%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.00%) Django
1 4 (5.00%) JSON
1 4 (5.00%) XML
2 3 (3.75%) .NET
2 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.75%) EDI
3 1 (1.25%) SOAP
3 1 (1.25%) Web Services
3 1 (1.25%) JMS
3 1 (1.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.75%) Management Information System
2 7 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.00%) FMCG
4 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.25%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.25%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.25%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.50%) Windows
2 5 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (1.25%) SUSE
3 1 (1.25%) UNIX
3 1 (1.25%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (45.00%) Data Management
2 33 (41.25%) Business Analysis
3 22 (27.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (25.00%) Project Management
5 17 (21.25%) ERP
6 12 (15.00%) CAD
7 9 (11.25%) PLM
8 8 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (7.50%) People Management
9 6 (7.50%) Resource Management
9 6 (7.50%) Change Management
10 5 (6.25%) Quality Management
10 5 (6.25%) CRM
10 5 (6.25%) Performance Management
10 5 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (5.00%) Software Engineering
11 4 (5.00%) Web Development
11 4 (5.00%) Benchmarking
12 3 (3.75%) GAP Analysis
12 3 (3.75%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.00%) Python
2 3 (3.75%) C#
2 3 (3.75%) SQL
2 3 (3.75%) T-SQL
2 3 (3.75%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.25%) Java
3 1 (1.25%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (23.75%) Degree
2 10 (12.50%) HND
3 8 (10.00%) Chartered Engineer
4 6 (7.50%) HNC
5 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (3.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) Nagios
2 3 (3.75%) NetBackup
2 3 (3.75%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 24 (30.00%) SAP
1 24 (30.00%) IBM
2 21 (26.25%) Cincom
2 21 (26.25%) Oracle
3 16 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.50%) SolidWorks
5 3 (3.75%) JD Edwards
5 3 (3.75%) Cisco
6 1 (1.25%) VMware
6 1 (1.25%) JBoss
6 1 (1.25%) Trillium
6 1 (1.25%) Temenos
6 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
Barrow-in-furness, Cumbria
BAE - AMS
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
BAE Systems
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Roc Search
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: £50000 - £750000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GE
Salary: Excellent salary and flexible benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Microsoft
Posted: 18 days ago