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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Lifecyle Management (PLM)
Rank 823 794 808
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +14
Permanent jobs citing PLM 81 77 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.071% 0.079%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.086% 0.089% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 47 49 57
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,750 £72,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -15.78%

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
94474 86317 91123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.65% 79.42% 77.76%
Number of salaries quoted 75344 70549 77369
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £73,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -8 74 £55,000 +22.22% 14
London -8 25 £62,500 -13.79% 3
South East -7 22 £55,000 +37.50% 7
West Midlands +3 13 £41,000 +5.80% 2
Coventry +6 8 £41,000 +5.80%
South West -13 7 £47,500 +18.75%
Surrey - 6 £65,500 - 1
Berkshire -3 5 £35,000 -53.33% 1
Dorset - 5 £47,500 -
Warwickshire - 5 £58,000 - 2
Scotland -22 4 £55,000 +57.14%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £90,000 -
Poole - 4 £47,500 -
Aberdeen - 4 £55,000 -
Maidenhead - 4 £35,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 4 £90,000 -
City of London -4 3 £66,250 +3.51% 1
Hampshire -8 3 £29,000 -27.50% 1
East Midlands -11 3 £60,000 - 1
Rugby - 3 - -
Bristol -3 2 £36,250 -9.37%
Midlands +18 1 £40,000 -
East of England +1 1 £55,000 -12.00%
Leicestershire 0 1 £60,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £58,000 - 1
St Albans - 1 £55,000 -
Warwick - 1 £58,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £55,000 -
Northampton - 1 £58,000 - 1
Lutterworth - 1 £60,000 -

PLM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 71 (48.63%) SAP
2 41 (28.08%) CAD
3 36 (24.66%) Finance
3 36 (24.66%) Aerospace
4 34 (23.29%) Manufacturing
4 34 (23.29%) Configuration Management
5 30 (20.55%) ERP
6 29 (19.86%) SAP MM
7 28 (19.18%) EAM
7 28 (19.18%) Document Management
8 26 (17.81%) SAP CO
8 26 (17.81%) SAP FI/CO
8 26 (17.81%) SAP Implementation
8 26 (17.81%) SAP FI
8 26 (17.81%) SAP PS
9 25 (17.12%) GIS
9 25 (17.12%) SAP HR
9 25 (17.12%) SAP R/3
9 25 (17.12%) SAP GTS
9 25 (17.12%) BAPI
9 25 (17.12%) SAP PM
10 24 (16.44%) Project Management
11 22 (15.07%) Degree
12 21 (14.38%) Retail
13 19 (13.01%) Logistics
13 19 (13.01%) Teamcenter
13 19 (13.01%) Automotive
14 16 (10.96%) Change Management
14 16 (10.96%) SAP PLM
15 14 (9.59%) Oracle

PLM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 6 (4.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (8.90%) Windchill
2 9 (6.16%) MS Office
3 6 (4.11%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 3 (2.05%) MS Excel
5 2 (1.37%) CATIA
6 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 29 (19.86%) SAP MM
2 26 (17.81%) SAP CO
2 26 (17.81%) SAP FI/CO
2 26 (17.81%) SAP FI
2 26 (17.81%) SAP PS
3 25 (17.12%) SAP HR
3 25 (17.12%) SAP R/3
3 25 (17.12%) SAP GTS
3 25 (17.12%) SAP PM
4 19 (13.01%) Teamcenter
5 16 (10.96%) SAP PLM
6 12 (8.22%) ENOVIA
7 11 (7.53%) SAP SD
7 11 (7.53%) SAP PP
8 9 (6.16%) Maximo
9 7 (4.79%) Dynamics AX
9 7 (4.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 6 (4.11%) Oracle EBS
11 5 (3.42%) Oracle EBS R12
11 5 (3.42%) SAP SCM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.37%) SAN
2 1 (0.68%) NAS
2 1 (0.68%) NGN
2 1 (0.68%) MGCP
2 1 (0.68%) SS7
2 1 (0.68%) Megaco
2 1 (0.68%) ISUP
2 1 (0.68%) Firewall
2 1 (0.68%) VoIP
2 1 (0.68%) WAN
2 1 (0.68%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (0.68%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.74%) SAP BW
2 3 (2.05%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (2.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.05%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 5 (3.42%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.68%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
General
1 36 (24.66%) Finance
1 36 (24.66%) Aerospace
2 34 (23.29%) Manufacturing
3 21 (14.38%) Retail
4 19 (13.01%) Automotive
5 6 (4.11%) Games
6 4 (2.74%) Back Office
7 3 (2.05%) Banking
7 3 (2.05%) Marketing
7 3 (2.05%) Electronics
7 3 (2.05%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.68%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.68%) Billing
8 1 (0.68%) Military
8 1 (0.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 44 (30.14%) Consultant
2 36 (24.66%) SAP Consultant
3 30 (20.55%) SAP PLM Consultant
4 28 (19.18%) Architect
5 26 (17.81%) Managing Consultant
6 18 (12.33%) Analyst
7 17 (11.64%) Project Manager
8 11 (7.53%) Business Analyst
9 9 (6.16%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (4.11%) Configuration Manager
10 6 (4.11%) Programme Manager
10 6 (4.11%) Infrastructure Architect
10 6 (4.11%) Enterprise Architect
10 6 (4.11%) SAP Architect
11 4 (2.74%) Senior Manager
11 4 (2.74%) Oracle Architect
11 4 (2.74%) Design Engineer
11 4 (2.74%) Mechanical Design Engineer
11 4 (2.74%) Mechanical Engineer
11 4 (2.74%) Process Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (17.12%) BAPI
2 6 (4.11%) Middleware
2 6 (4.11%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (2.74%) Itk
4 1 (0.68%) .NET
4 1 (0.68%) J2EE
4 1 (0.68%) SOAP
4 1 (0.68%) Web Services
4 1 (0.68%) XSD
4 1 (0.68%) XSLT
4 1 (0.68%) UDDI
4 1 (0.68%) WSDL
4 1 (0.68%) WebRTC
4 1 (0.68%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.12%) GIS
2 8 (5.48%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.74%) Life Science
4 2 (1.37%) DTV
5 1 (0.68%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.68%) Clustering
5 1 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.68%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.68%) FMCG
5 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.68%) PMI
5 1 (0.68%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.11%) VMS
2 3 (2.05%) Windows
3 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (28.08%) CAD
2 34 (23.29%) Configuration Management
3 30 (20.55%) ERP
4 28 (19.18%) EAM
4 28 (19.18%) Document Management
5 26 (17.81%) SAP Implementation
6 24 (16.44%) Project Management
7 19 (13.01%) Logistics
8 16 (10.96%) Change Management
9 11 (7.53%) Asset Management
9 11 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (7.53%) PRINCE2
10 10 (6.85%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (6.16%) CRM
11 9 (6.16%) Quality Management
11 9 (6.16%) Migration
12 8 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (5.48%) Business Analysis
12 8 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (4.79%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.74%) ABAP
2 3 (2.05%) C
3 2 (1.37%) Java
4 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (15.07%) Degree
2 8 (5.48%) PMI Certification
2 8 (5.48%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.79%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.79%) PMP
4 5 (3.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.37%) MBA
6 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.68%) MCAD
6 1 (0.68%) HND
6 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.68%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) vSphere
1 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) Puppet
1 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 71 (48.63%) SAP
2 14 (9.59%) Oracle
3 11 (7.53%) Siemens
4 10 (6.85%) Microsoft
5 8 (5.48%) PTC
6 7 (4.79%) Cognizant
7 6 (4.11%) PeopleSoft
8 5 (3.42%) JDA
9 4 (2.74%) MKS
10 3 (2.05%) IBM
11 2 (1.37%) Cisco
11 2 (1.37%) Citrix
12 1 (0.68%) Riverbed
12 1 (0.68%) Primavera
12 1 (0.68%) VMware
12 1 (0.68%) NetApp
12 1 (0.68%) HP
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South East
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South East
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Salary: Competitive
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