The table below looks at the statistics for PLM skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PLM over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Lifecyle Management (PLM)
Rank 807 804 809
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing PLM 89 77 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.079% 0.072% 0.077%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.096% 0.089% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 53 43 51
Average salary £57,500 £41,250 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.39% -41.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £72,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £40,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -25.92%

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
92333 86744 92837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.96% 81.25% 79.04%
Number of salaries quoted 73720 71172 78538
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £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%

PLM
Jobs Demand Trend

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

PLM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PLM
Salary Trend

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

PLM Salary Trend in the UK

PLM
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PLM over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 within the UK.

PLM Salary Histogram in the UK

PLM
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PLM within the UK over the 3 months to 17 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
England -25 78 £57,750 +15.50% 8
South East +23 34 £57,500 +43.75% 1
London -7 28 £62,500 +5.04% 1
Surrey - 11 £60,000 - 1
West Midlands -3 6 £58,000 +32.57%
Warwickshire +18 5 £58,000 +36.47%
Berkshire +13 5 £35,000 -53.33%
City of London +15 4 £66,250 +3.51%
Hampshire -4 4 £29,000 -27.50%
Scotland -8 4 £55,000 +37.50%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £90,000 -
Maidenhead - 4 £35,000 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £90,000 -
Aberdeen - 4 £55,000 -
East Midlands -8 3 £58,000 -10.76%
South West -26 3 £47,500 +18.75%
Oxfordshire - 3 £32,500 -
Warwick - 3 £58,000 -
Dorset - 3 £47,500 -
Oxford - 3 £32,500 -
Poole - 2 £47,500 -
Northampton - 2 £59,000 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £59,000 -
Midlands +14 1 £40,000 -
Birmingham -2 1 - -
Coventry -10 1 - -
East of England -17 1 £55,000 -12.00% 4
Hertfordshire - 1 £55,000 -
Derby - 1 £38,500 -
Rugby - 1 - -

PLM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing PLM 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 PLM.

1 82 (49.70%) SAP
2 51 (30.91%) CAD
3 43 (26.06%) Manufacturing
4 38 (23.03%) Finance
5 35 (21.21%) Configuration Management
5 35 (21.21%) Aerospace
6 31 (18.79%) SAP MM
7 30 (18.18%) ERP
7 30 (18.18%) EAM
7 30 (18.18%) Document Management
8 29 (17.58%) SAP PS
9 28 (16.97%) SAP R/3
9 28 (16.97%) SAP FI
9 28 (16.97%) SAP FI/CO
9 28 (16.97%) SAP CO
9 28 (16.97%) SAP Implementation
10 27 (16.36%) SAP HR
10 27 (16.36%) GIS
10 27 (16.36%) BAPI
10 27 (16.36%) SAP PM
10 27 (16.36%) SAP GTS
11 26 (15.76%) Project Management
12 24 (14.55%) Degree
13 23 (13.94%) Automotive
14 21 (12.73%) Logistics
15 20 (12.12%) PRINCE2
15 20 (12.12%) Retail
15 20 (12.12%) SAP PLM
16 18 (10.91%) Teamcenter
17 16 (9.70%) Stakeholder Management

PLM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing PLM 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 PLM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (7.27%) MS Office
2 10 (6.06%) Windchill
3 5 (3.03%) CATIA
4 4 (2.42%) MS Project
4 4 (2.42%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 3 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 31 (18.79%) SAP MM
2 29 (17.58%) SAP PS
3 28 (16.97%) SAP FI/CO
3 28 (16.97%) SAP R/3
3 28 (16.97%) SAP FI
3 28 (16.97%) SAP CO
4 27 (16.36%) SAP PM
4 27 (16.36%) SAP GTS
4 27 (16.36%) SAP HR
5 20 (12.12%) SAP PLM
6 18 (10.91%) Teamcenter
7 12 (7.27%) SAP SD
7 12 (7.27%) SAP PP
8 11 (6.67%) ENOVIA
9 9 (5.45%) Maximo
10 6 (3.64%) Oracle EBS
10 6 (3.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 6 (3.64%) Dynamics AX
10 6 (3.64%) SAP SCM
11 5 (3.03%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.21%) VoIP
1 2 (1.21%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.61%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (0.61%) SAN
2 1 (0.61%) Internet
2 1 (0.61%) MGCP
2 1 (0.61%) SS7
2 1 (0.61%) Megaco
2 1 (0.61%) ISUP
2 1 (0.61%) NGN
2 1 (0.61%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.24%) SAP BW
2 2 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.21%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (1.21%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (0.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (2.42%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (1.21%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.21%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
General
1 43 (26.06%) Manufacturing
2 38 (23.03%) Finance
3 35 (21.21%) Aerospace
4 23 (13.94%) Automotive
5 20 (12.12%) Retail
6 7 (4.24%) Back Office
7 6 (3.64%) Games
8 3 (1.82%) Banking
8 3 (1.82%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.21%) Marketing
10 1 (0.61%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.61%) Billing
10 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.61%) Electronics
10 1 (0.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (31.52%) Consultant
2 41 (24.85%) SAP Consultant
3 35 (21.21%) SAP PLM Consultant
4 32 (19.39%) Architect
5 28 (16.97%) Managing Consultant
6 21 (12.73%) Project Manager
7 18 (10.91%) Analyst
8 11 (6.67%) Business Analyst
9 10 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (5.45%) SAP Architect
11 7 (4.24%) Programme Manager
12 6 (3.64%) Infrastructure Architect
12 6 (3.64%) Enterprise Architect
12 6 (3.64%) Business Manager
13 5 (3.03%) Configuration Manager
14 4 (2.42%) IT Project Manager
14 4 (2.42%) Development Manager
14 4 (2.42%) Senior Manager
14 4 (2.42%) Design Engineer
14 4 (2.42%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (16.36%) BAPI
2 6 (3.64%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (3.64%) Middleware
3 4 (2.42%) Itk
4 1 (0.61%) REST
4 1 (0.61%) WebRTC
4 1 (0.61%) .NET
4 1 (0.61%) J2EE
4 1 (0.61%) SOAP
4 1 (0.61%) Web Services
4 1 (0.61%) XSD
4 1 (0.61%) XSLT
4 1 (0.61%) UDDI
4 1 (0.61%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.36%) GIS
2 10 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.03%) Life Science
4 3 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.21%) User Experience
6 1 (0.61%) PMI
6 1 (0.61%) EPoS
6 1 (0.61%) DTV
6 1 (0.61%) FMCG
6 1 (0.61%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.61%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.61%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.61%) Clustering
6 1 (0.61%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.85%) VMS
2 2 (1.21%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (30.91%) CAD
2 35 (21.21%) Configuration Management
3 30 (18.18%) ERP
3 30 (18.18%) EAM
3 30 (18.18%) Document Management
4 28 (16.97%) SAP Implementation
5 26 (15.76%) Project Management
6 21 (12.73%) Logistics
7 20 (12.12%) PRINCE2
8 16 (9.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (8.48%) Change Management
10 13 (7.88%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (7.27%) CRM
12 11 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (6.67%) Asset Management
12 11 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
13 10 (6.06%) Business Analysis
13 10 (6.06%) Quality Management
13 10 (6.06%) Line Management
14 8 (4.85%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.42%) C
1 4 (2.42%) ABAP
2 2 (1.21%) Java
3 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (14.55%) Degree
2 12 (7.27%) PMI Certification
3 11 (6.67%) PMP
4 9 (5.45%) Security Cleared
5 8 (4.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (4.85%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.21%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.21%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.61%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.21%) Puppet
1 2 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 82 (49.70%) SAP
2 13 (7.88%) Oracle
2 13 (7.88%) Siemens
3 11 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.45%) PTC
5 7 (4.24%) Cognizant
6 6 (3.64%) PeopleSoft
7 5 (3.03%) JDA
8 4 (2.42%) MKS
9 3 (1.82%) IBM
9 3 (1.82%) Autodesk
10 1 (0.61%) Primavera
10 1 (0.61%) NetApp
10 1 (0.61%) HP
10 1 (0.61%) Citrix
10 1 (0.61%) Cisco
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