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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Lifecyle Management (PLM)
Rank 800 795 808
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Permanent jobs citing PLM 78 98 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.096% 0.070%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.089% 0.12% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 44 67 51
Average salary £55,000 £59,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.56% -0.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £60,000 £58,750
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +2.12%

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
87595 84426 87603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.73% 82.29% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 72135 67329 74163
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,919 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 January 2015 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 30 January 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 -12 68 £60,000 +4.34% 13
London +1 34 £61,250 +2.94% 1
South East -29 19 £57,500 - 5
City of London +9 8 £61,250 -20.96% 1
West Sussex - 7 - -
Scotland - 7 £55,000 -
Crawley - 7 - -
Aberdeen - 7 £55,000 -
Surrey -9 6 £62,500 +8.69%
South West -21 4 £40,000 -23.80% 3
West Midlands -10 3 £67,500 -
East Midlands +18 2 £35,000 -
Coventry -9 2 £67,500 -
Hampshire -18 2 £38,000 -24.00%
Wiltshire - 2 £38,750 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £50,500 -
Nottinghamshire +10 1 - -
Nottingham +8 1 - -
Reading 0 1 - -
East of England -9 1 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Oxfordshire -11 1 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Berkshire -13 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £40,000 - 1
Stevenage - 1 £52,500 -
Portsmouth - 1 £40,000 -
Amersham - 1 £65,000 -
Bristol - 1 £55,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 - -
Cirencester - 1 £40,000 -
Fareham - 1 £36,000 -

PLM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 117 (61.58%) SAP
2 73 (38.42%) CAD
3 72 (37.89%) Finance
4 68 (35.79%) Manufacturing
5 47 (24.74%) SAP PLM
6 45 (23.68%) Aerospace
7 44 (23.16%) SAP MM
8 38 (20.00%) PRINCE2
9 36 (18.95%) SAP PS
10 35 (18.42%) Project Management
11 33 (17.37%) Degree
11 33 (17.37%) Logistics
12 31 (16.32%) SAP Implementation
13 29 (15.26%) SAP FI/CO
13 29 (15.26%) SAP CO
13 29 (15.26%) SAP HR
13 29 (15.26%) SAP R/3
13 29 (15.26%) SAP FI
14 28 (14.74%) EAM
14 28 (14.74%) SAP PM
15 27 (14.21%) BAPI
15 27 (14.21%) Stakeholder Management
15 27 (14.21%) Document Management
15 27 (14.21%) Configuration Management
15 27 (14.21%) GIS
15 27 (14.21%) SAP GTS
16 25 (13.16%) Business Analysis
17 23 (12.11%) ERP
18 21 (11.05%) Business Intelligence
18 21 (11.05%) SAP Oil and Gas

PLM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.58%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (1.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.05%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.53%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.53%) Apache
Applications
1 17 (8.95%) MS Office
2 13 (6.84%) MS Project
3 9 (4.74%) MS Excel
4 7 (3.68%) Windchill
5 6 (3.16%) CATIA
6 3 (1.58%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (1.58%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 2 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 47 (24.74%) SAP PLM
2 44 (23.16%) SAP MM
3 36 (18.95%) SAP PS
4 29 (15.26%) SAP FI/CO
4 29 (15.26%) SAP CO
4 29 (15.26%) SAP HR
4 29 (15.26%) SAP R/3
4 29 (15.26%) SAP FI
5 28 (14.74%) SAP PM
6 27 (14.21%) SAP GTS
7 21 (11.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 19 (10.00%) SAP SD
9 18 (9.47%) SAP PP
10 17 (8.95%) SAP SCM
11 12 (6.32%) Oracle EBS
12 9 (4.74%) Teamcenter
13 7 (3.68%) ENOVIA
14 6 (3.16%) Oracle Applications
14 6 (3.16%) Magento
15 4 (2.11%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.05%) VoIP
1 2 (1.05%) SAN
1 2 (1.05%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (1.05%) Unified Communications
1 2 (1.05%) NAS
2 1 (0.53%) NGN
2 1 (0.53%) Internet
2 1 (0.53%) Megaco
2 1 (0.53%) ISUP
2 1 (0.53%) MGCP
2 1 (0.53%) SS7
2 1 (0.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.26%) SAP BW
2 8 (4.21%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (2.63%) InterSystems Cache
4 4 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.58%) SAP HANA
6 2 (1.05%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.05%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.53%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (1.05%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (1.05%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.53%) SoapUI
General
1 72 (37.89%) Finance
2 68 (35.79%) Manufacturing
3 45 (23.68%) Aerospace
4 20 (10.53%) Retail
5 19 (10.00%) Automotive
6 10 (5.26%) Back Office
6 10 (5.26%) Banking
7 9 (4.74%) Telecoms
8 8 (4.21%) Marketing
9 7 (3.68%) Electronics
9 7 (3.68%) Military
10 5 (2.63%) Avionics
11 3 (1.58%) Legal
11 3 (1.58%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.53%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 89 (46.84%) Consultant
2 77 (40.53%) SAP Consultant
3 48 (25.26%) SAP PLM Consultant
4 29 (15.26%) Project Manager
5 27 (14.21%) Managing Consultant
6 19 (10.00%) Architect
7 15 (7.89%) SAP MM Consultant
8 13 (6.84%) SAP Architect
9 11 (5.79%) IT Project Manager
9 11 (5.79%) Analyst
10 8 (4.21%) Senior Consultant
11 5 (2.63%) SAP Manager
11 5 (2.63%) Technical Leader
11 5 (2.63%) SAP Project Manager
11 5 (2.63%) Hardware Engineer
11 5 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
12 4 (2.11%) SAP PS Consultant
12 4 (2.11%) Operations Manager
12 4 (2.11%) Business Manager
12 4 (2.11%) Senior SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (14.21%) BAPI
2 10 (5.26%) Middleware
2 10 (5.26%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (3.16%) XML
4 2 (1.05%) XSL
4 2 (1.05%) XSLT
4 2 (1.05%) SOAP
4 2 (1.05%) Web Services
4 2 (1.05%) WSDL
4 2 (1.05%) REST
5 1 (0.53%) WebRTC
5 1 (0.53%) UDDI
5 1 (0.53%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 27 (14.21%) GIS
2 13 (6.84%) Life Science
3 10 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.16%) EPoS
5 6 (3.16%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 5 (2.63%) Tandem
6 5 (2.63%) VHDL
6 5 (2.63%) Chip and PIN
7 2 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.05%) FMCG
7 2 (1.05%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.53%) User Experience
8 1 (0.53%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.53%) DataPower
8 1 (0.53%) Social Media
8 1 (0.53%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.53%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.53%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.74%) VMS
2 7 (3.68%) Linux
3 6 (3.16%) Windows
4 1 (0.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (38.42%) CAD
2 38 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 35 (18.42%) Project Management
4 33 (17.37%) Logistics
5 31 (16.32%) SAP Implementation
6 28 (14.74%) EAM
7 27 (14.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 27 (14.21%) Document Management
7 27 (14.21%) Configuration Management
8 25 (13.16%) Business Analysis
9 23 (12.11%) ERP
10 21 (11.05%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (9.47%) CAE
11 18 (9.47%) PDM
12 17 (8.95%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (8.95%) CRM
13 16 (8.42%) Supply Chain Management
14 15 (7.89%) Validation
14 15 (7.89%) PRINCE
15 14 (7.37%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.42%) SQL
1 16 (8.42%) ABAP
2 5 (2.63%) VB
2 5 (2.63%) PL/SQL
3 2 (1.05%) C#
3 2 (1.05%) Java
4 1 (0.53%) XPath
4 1 (0.53%) XQuery
4 1 (0.53%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (17.37%) Degree
2 18 (9.47%) PMP
2 18 (9.47%) PMI Certification
3 15 (7.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 11 (5.79%) Security Cleared
5 7 (3.68%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.58%) HND
7 2 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.05%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.53%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.16%) QA
2 5 (2.63%) DO-254
3 2 (1.05%) SLA
3 2 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (2.63%) Firmware
2 2 (1.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.05%) ARCserve
1 2 (1.05%) NetBackup
1 2 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.05%) Puppet
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.53%) MOM
Vendors
1 117 (61.58%) SAP
2 16 (8.42%) Oracle
3 12 (6.32%) Microsoft
3 12 (6.32%) Siemens
4 11 (5.79%) Cognizant
5 10 (5.26%) PeopleSoft
6 9 (4.74%) PTC
7 6 (3.16%) Sage
7 6 (3.16%) SolidWorks
8 5 (2.63%) Altera
8 5 (2.63%) Xilinx
8 5 (2.63%) Cadence
9 4 (2.11%) Autodesk
10 2 (1.05%) Cognos
10 2 (1.05%) Cisco
10 2 (1.05%) Citrix
10 2 (1.05%) NetApp
10 2 (1.05%) HP
11 1 (0.53%) VMware
11 1 (0.53%) Open Text
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
BAE Systems
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 12 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 12 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Prion Cutting Edge
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 20 days ago
Wiltshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
UK
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago