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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Lifecyle Management (PLM)
Rank 826 854 805
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -49
Permanent jobs citing PLM 72 79 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.066% 0.068%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.077% 0.079% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 42 44 54
Average salary £85,000 £60,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £107,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 £52,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+61.90% +41.89%

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
93547 99412 88976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.45% 82.68% 80.78%
Number of salaries quoted 76379 80564 73278
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 30 June 2015 within the UK.

PLM Salary Histogram in the UK

PLM
Top 19 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 30 June 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
England +31 66 £85,000 +41.66% 17
London +36 44 £95,000 +3.40% 7
Midlands - 8 £85,000 -
South East +25 6 £90,000 +89.47% 3
Surrey +19 5 £90,000 +36.36% 1
Wales -5 4 £27,000 -
West Midlands -17 4 £56,000 +36.58%
City of London +40 3 £75,000 -7.69%
Coventry -16 2 £56,000 +36.58%
Warwickshire -19 2 - -
Swansea - 2 £27,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £45,000 - 4
Leamington Spa - 2 - -
West Wales - 2 £27,000 -
East of England - 2 £45,000 - 5
South Wales - 2 - -
Cambridge - 1 £45,000 - 3
Crawley - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -

PLM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 78 (53.42%) SAP
2 70 (47.95%) Manufacturing
3 53 (36.30%) Aerospace
4 43 (29.45%) Finance
5 38 (26.03%) ERP
5 38 (26.03%) SAP Implementation
6 35 (23.97%) CAD
7 33 (22.60%) Document Management
8 30 (20.55%) Degree
9 28 (19.18%) SAP CO
9 28 (19.18%) SAP FI
9 28 (19.18%) SAP FI/CO
10 27 (18.49%) SAP MM
11 26 (17.81%) SAP PS
12 25 (17.12%) Configuration Management
12 25 (17.12%) Project Management
12 25 (17.12%) SAP HR
12 25 (17.12%) SAP R/3
12 25 (17.12%) EAM
12 25 (17.12%) BAPI
12 25 (17.12%) GIS
12 25 (17.12%) SAP PM
12 25 (17.12%) Retail
12 25 (17.12%) SAP GTS
13 23 (15.75%) Automotive
14 22 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
14 22 (15.07%) Stakeholder Management
15 21 (14.38%) SAP HANA
16 19 (13.01%) Business Intelligence
16 19 (13.01%) Information Management

PLM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 3 (2.05%) SharePoint
1 3 (2.05%) SAS
2 2 (1.37%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (1.37%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (6.16%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.42%) MS Office
2 5 (3.42%) Windchill
3 3 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.37%) Siemens NX
5 1 (0.68%) MS Project
5 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (19.18%) SAP FI
1 28 (19.18%) SAP FI/CO
1 28 (19.18%) SAP CO
2 27 (18.49%) SAP MM
3 26 (17.81%) SAP PS
4 25 (17.12%) SAP PM
4 25 (17.12%) SAP R/3
4 25 (17.12%) SAP HR
4 25 (17.12%) SAP GTS
5 14 (9.59%) Teamcenter
6 12 (8.22%) SAP ERP
7 11 (7.53%) Oracle EBS
8 9 (6.16%) SAP PP
9 7 (4.79%) SAP MII
9 7 (4.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 7 (4.79%) SAP PLM
10 6 (4.11%) ENOVIA
11 3 (2.05%) SAP SCM
11 3 (2.05%) Oracle 11i
11 3 (2.05%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.37%) SAN
1 2 (1.37%) NAS
1 2 (1.37%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (14.38%) SAP HANA
2 6 (4.11%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.42%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.05%) Data Mining
5 3 (2.05%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.05%) Mahout
5 3 (2.05%) Big Data
5 3 (2.05%) Text Mining
5 3 (2.05%) QlikView
5 3 (2.05%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.05%) Hyperion Smart View
6 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.37%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (1.37%) SAP BI
6 2 (1.37%) Essbase
6 2 (1.37%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (4.79%) PowerDesigner
2 3 (2.05%) Subversion
2 3 (2.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (2.05%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.37%) SoapUI
General
1 70 (47.95%) Manufacturing
2 53 (36.30%) Aerospace
3 43 (29.45%) Finance
4 25 (17.12%) Retail
5 23 (15.75%) Automotive
6 9 (6.16%) Banking
7 7 (4.79%) Games
7 7 (4.79%) Back Office
8 6 (4.11%) Electronics
9 5 (3.42%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (2.74%) Publishing
10 4 (2.74%) Marketing
11 3 (2.05%) Military
11 3 (2.05%) Telecoms
12 2 (1.37%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 64 (43.84%) Consultant
2 47 (32.19%) SAP Consultant
3 28 (19.18%) SAP PLM Consultant
4 25 (17.12%) Managing Consultant
5 24 (16.44%) Analyst
6 21 (14.38%) Architect
7 15 (10.27%) Project Manager
8 11 (7.53%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (5.48%) Business Analyst
10 7 (4.79%) Programme Manager
11 6 (4.11%) Test Analyst
12 4 (2.74%) Support Analyst
12 4 (2.74%) Business Consultant
12 4 (2.74%) Applications Engineer
12 4 (2.74%) Principal Architect
12 4 (2.74%) SAP Solutions Architect
12 4 (2.74%) Enterprise Architect
12 4 (2.74%) Oracle Analyst
12 4 (2.74%) SAP Architect
13 3 (2.05%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (17.12%) BAPI
2 9 (6.16%) Middleware
2 9 (6.16%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (2.74%) XML
4 3 (2.05%) Velocity
5 2 (1.37%) XSL
5 2 (1.37%) HTML
5 2 (1.37%) CSS
5 2 (1.37%) SOAP
6 1 (0.68%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.12%) GIS
2 16 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.85%) Life Science
4 9 (6.16%) Data Centre
5 8 (5.48%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.79%) Computer Science
6 7 (4.79%) FMCG
6 7 (4.79%) User Experience
7 3 (2.05%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.05%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.05%) Statistics
7 3 (2.05%) Robotics
7 3 (2.05%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.05%) Physics
8 2 (1.37%) VHDL
8 2 (1.37%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (1.37%) Chip and PIN
8 2 (1.37%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.68%) Telematics
9 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.11%) Windows
2 3 (2.05%) VMS
3 1 (0.68%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (26.03%) ERP
1 38 (26.03%) SAP Implementation
2 35 (23.97%) CAD
3 33 (22.60%) Document Management
4 25 (17.12%) EAM
4 25 (17.12%) Configuration Management
4 25 (17.12%) Project Management
5 22 (15.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (13.01%) Information Management
6 19 (13.01%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (10.96%) Logistics
8 14 (9.59%) CRM
9 11 (7.53%) Validation
10 10 (6.85%) PRINCE2
11 9 (6.16%) Data Modelling
11 9 (6.16%) Change Management
11 9 (6.16%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (6.16%) PDM
11 9 (6.16%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.85%) SQL
2 4 (2.74%) PL/SQL
3 3 (2.05%) R
3 3 (2.05%) Java
4 2 (1.37%) C#
4 2 (1.37%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.37%) VB
4 2 (1.37%) Python
4 2 (1.37%) XQuery
4 2 (1.37%) MATLAB
4 2 (1.37%) XPath
Qualifications
1 30 (20.55%) Degree
2 11 (7.53%) SC Cleared
2 11 (7.53%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.48%) ISTQB
4 7 (4.79%) SAP Certification
5 5 (3.42%) PMP
5 5 (3.42%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.68%) MBA
6 1 (0.68%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.05%) QA
2 2 (1.37%) DO-254
2 2 (1.37%) SLA
2 2 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.37%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.37%) Firmware
1 2 (1.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.37%) ARCserve
1 2 (1.37%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 78 (53.42%) SAP
2 15 (10.27%) Oracle
3 12 (8.22%) Microsoft
4 10 (6.85%) HP
4 10 (6.85%) Cognizant
5 9 (6.16%) PeopleSoft
6 7 (4.79%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.74%) IBM
7 4 (2.74%) JDA
7 4 (2.74%) Siemens
7 4 (2.74%) JD Edwards
8 3 (2.05%) Hyperion
8 3 (2.05%) Tableau
9 2 (1.37%) Citrix
9 2 (1.37%) Cisco
9 2 (1.37%) Manugistics
9 2 (1.37%) NetApp
9 2 (1.37%) Cadence
9 2 (1.37%) PTC
9 2 (1.37%) Xilinx
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