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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Lifecyle Management (PLM)
Rank 784 797 793
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Permanent jobs citing PLM 112 74 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.098% 0.069% 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.085% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 71 40 51
Average salary £58,000 £54,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.42% -5.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £72,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £58,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+28.88% -18.18%

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
93611 87345 89294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.03% 81.54% 79.00%
Number of salaries quoted 75601 71738 75250
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 October 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 23 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 +15 96 £60,000 +0.84% 12
South East +18 45 £60,000 +50.00% 4
London -14 26 £60,000 +0.84% 1
Surrey +5 23 £60,000 - 1
West Midlands -15 10 £58,000 +7.90% 1
Scotland -2 8 £55,000 +37.50%
Aberdeen - 8 £55,000 -
East Midlands +13 7 £47,500 -26.92%
Berkshire +14 5 £35,000 -53.33%
Warwickshire +4 5 £58,000 +36.47%
Maidenhead - 4 £35,000 -
Warwick - 4 £58,000 -
Northampton - 3 £58,000 -
Oxford - 3 £32,500 -
City of London - 3 £60,000 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £58,000 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £32,500 -
Leicestershire +15 2 - -
Buckinghamshire +9 2 £90,000 +150.00%
Hampshire -14 2 £70,000 +75.00% 1
Milton Keynes - 2 £90,000 -
Southampton - 2 £70,000 -
Midlands +6 1 - -
Bristol -11 1 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Birmingham -15 1 - -
East of England -17 1 £55,000 +5.76%
Hertfordshire -19 1 £55,000 +22.22%
North West -27 1 £52,000 - 3
South West -29 1 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Coventry - 1 - -

PLM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 107 (60.45%) SAP
2 69 (38.98%) CAD
3 52 (29.38%) Manufacturing
4 51 (28.81%) Finance
5 42 (23.73%) SAP PLM
6 35 (19.77%) SAP MM
7 33 (18.64%) Automotive
8 31 (17.51%) Aerospace
8 31 (17.51%) SAP PS
8 31 (17.51%) PRINCE2
9 30 (16.95%) EAM
9 30 (16.95%) Configuration Management
9 30 (16.95%) Project Management
9 30 (16.95%) SAP Implementation
9 30 (16.95%) Document Management
10 29 (16.38%) SAP R/3
11 28 (15.82%) SAP FI
11 28 (15.82%) SAP FI/CO
11 28 (15.82%) SAP CO
12 27 (15.25%) SAP GTS
12 27 (15.25%) SAP PM
12 27 (15.25%) BAPI
12 27 (15.25%) GIS
12 27 (15.25%) SAP HR
13 26 (14.69%) Logistics
14 25 (14.12%) Stakeholder Management
15 19 (10.73%) ERP
16 18 (10.17%) Business Analysis
17 17 (9.60%) MS Office
17 17 (9.60%) PMI Certification

PLM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 4 (2.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (9.60%) MS Office
2 9 (5.08%) MS Project
3 8 (4.52%) MS Excel
4 7 (3.95%) Windchill
5 6 (3.39%) CATIA
6 4 (2.26%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 42 (23.73%) SAP PLM
2 35 (19.77%) SAP MM
3 31 (17.51%) SAP PS
4 29 (16.38%) SAP R/3
5 28 (15.82%) SAP FI
5 28 (15.82%) SAP FI/CO
5 28 (15.82%) SAP CO
6 27 (15.25%) SAP PM
6 27 (15.25%) SAP GTS
6 27 (15.25%) SAP HR
7 16 (9.04%) SAP SD
7 16 (9.04%) SAP PP
7 16 (9.04%) ENOVIA
8 11 (6.21%) SAP SCM
9 10 (5.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 9 (5.08%) Teamcenter
11 8 (4.52%) Oracle EBS
12 6 (3.39%) Dynamics AX
13 5 (2.82%) Oracle EBS R12
13 5 (2.82%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.13%) VoIP
1 2 (1.13%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.56%) Internet
2 1 (0.56%) MGCP
2 1 (0.56%) SS7
2 1 (0.56%) Megaco
2 1 (0.56%) ISUP
2 1 (0.56%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.65%) SAP BW
2 5 (2.82%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.13%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.13%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (2.26%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (1.13%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.13%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 52 (29.38%) Manufacturing
2 51 (28.81%) Finance
3 33 (18.64%) Automotive
4 31 (17.51%) Aerospace
5 16 (9.04%) Retail
6 10 (5.65%) Back Office
7 6 (3.39%) Banking
8 4 (2.26%) Marketing
9 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
10 2 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (1.13%) Legal
11 1 (0.56%) Electronics
11 1 (0.56%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.56%) Billing
11 1 (0.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 67 (37.85%) Consultant
2 57 (32.20%) SAP Consultant
3 45 (25.42%) SAP PLM Consultant
4 29 (16.38%) Architect
5 28 (15.82%) Managing Consultant
6 25 (14.12%) Project Manager
7 17 (9.60%) Analyst
8 11 (6.21%) SAP Architect
9 10 (5.65%) IT Project Manager
10 9 (5.08%) Business Analyst
11 8 (4.52%) SAP MM Consultant
12 7 (3.95%) Programme Manager
13 6 (3.39%) Solutions Architect
13 6 (3.39%) Infrastructure Architect
13 6 (3.39%) Business Manager
14 5 (2.82%) SAP Manager
14 5 (2.82%) SAP Project Manager
15 4 (2.26%) Design Engineer
15 4 (2.26%) Operations Manager
15 4 (2.26%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (15.25%) BAPI
2 8 (4.52%) Oracle Fusion
2 8 (4.52%) Middleware
3 4 (2.26%) Itk
4 1 (0.56%) REST
4 1 (0.56%) WebRTC
4 1 (0.56%) SOAP
4 1 (0.56%) Web Services
4 1 (0.56%) XSD
4 1 (0.56%) XSLT
4 1 (0.56%) UDDI
4 1 (0.56%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.25%) GIS
2 10 (5.65%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.52%) Life Science
4 3 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.13%) EPoS
5 2 (1.13%) User Experience
6 1 (0.56%) PMI
6 1 (0.56%) DTV
6 1 (0.56%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.56%) FMCG
6 1 (0.56%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.56%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.56%) Clustering
6 1 (0.56%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.56%) Tandem
6 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.78%) VMS
2 2 (1.13%) Windows
2 2 (1.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (38.98%) CAD
2 31 (17.51%) PRINCE2
3 30 (16.95%) EAM
3 30 (16.95%) Configuration Management
3 30 (16.95%) Project Management
3 30 (16.95%) Document Management
3 30 (16.95%) SAP Implementation
4 26 (14.69%) Logistics
5 25 (14.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (10.73%) ERP
7 18 (10.17%) Business Analysis
8 16 (9.04%) CAE
9 15 (8.47%) CRM
9 15 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (8.47%) PRINCE
9 15 (8.47%) PDM
10 12 (6.78%) Quality Management
11 11 (6.21%) Change Management
12 10 (5.65%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (5.65%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.08%) ABAP
2 4 (2.26%) C
3 2 (1.13%) SQL
4 1 (0.56%) VB
4 1 (0.56%) Java
4 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (9.60%) PMI Certification
2 16 (9.04%) PMP
3 14 (7.91%) Degree
4 11 (6.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (3.39%) Security Cleared
6 5 (2.82%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.13%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.13%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.13%) Puppet
1 2 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.56%) MOM
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 107 (60.45%) SAP
2 14 (7.91%) Microsoft
3 12 (6.78%) Siemens
4 9 (5.08%) Cognizant
4 9 (5.08%) Oracle
5 8 (4.52%) PeopleSoft
6 7 (3.95%) PTC
7 5 (2.82%) SolidWorks
7 5 (2.82%) JDA
8 4 (2.26%) MKS
9 3 (1.69%) Autodesk
10 1 (0.56%) Primavera
10 1 (0.56%) Sage
10 1 (0.56%) IBM
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