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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Lifecyle Management (PLM)
Rank 829 870 822
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -48
Permanent jobs citing PLM 70 62 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.052% 0.073%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.076% 0.064% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 37 33 52
Average salary £56,000 £59,500 £57,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £45,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £76,950 £71,200 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-20.83% +4.34%

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
92302 97399 88489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.22% 82.03% 80.09%
Number of salaries quoted 74595 78278 72574
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 27 April 2015 within the UK.

PLM Salary Histogram in the UK

PLM
Top 20 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 27 April 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 +51 65 £56,000 +1.81% 5
London +54 47 £62,500 +5.04%
West Midlands -16 8 £56,000 -6.66%
City of London +28 7 £62,500 -17.35%
Coventry -10 6 £56,000 +49.33%
Bristol - 5 £47,500 -
South West - 5 £47,500 - 1
South East +15 3 £45,000 -18.18%
Oxfordshire +8 2 £45,000 -5.26%
Staffordshire - 2 £40,000 -
East of England +21 1 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Derbyshire +9 1 £40,000 -36.00%
East Midlands +4 1 £40,000 -37.86%
Wales -11 1 £27,000 -
West Wales - 1 £27,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £52,500 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Crawley - 1 - -
Stevenage - 1 £52,500 -
Swansea - 1 £27,000 -

PLM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 77 (52.38%) SAP
2 54 (36.73%) Finance
3 52 (35.37%) Aerospace
4 49 (33.33%) Manufacturing
5 43 (29.25%) CAD
6 41 (27.89%) Degree
7 36 (24.49%) SAP MM
8 33 (22.45%) ERP
9 31 (21.09%) SAP Implementation
10 30 (20.41%) SAP FI/CO
10 30 (20.41%) SAP CO
10 30 (20.41%) SAP PS
10 30 (20.41%) SAP FI
11 29 (19.73%) Project Management
12 27 (18.37%) SAP HR
13 26 (17.69%) SAP PM
13 26 (17.69%) Document Management
14 25 (17.01%) BAPI
14 25 (17.01%) SAP GTS
14 25 (17.01%) SAP R/3
14 25 (17.01%) Configuration Management
14 25 (17.01%) EAM
14 25 (17.01%) GIS
15 21 (14.29%) Logistics
16 20 (13.61%) Agile Software Development
17 19 (12.93%) Retail
18 17 (11.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
18 17 (11.56%) PRINCE2
19 16 (10.88%) Security Cleared
20 15 (10.20%) SQL

PLM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (3.40%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.04%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (2.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.36%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.68%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (4.76%) MS Office
1 7 (4.76%) Windchill
2 5 (3.40%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.72%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.72%) MS Project
4 3 (2.04%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.04%) Siemens NX
5 1 (0.68%) PTC Creo
5 1 (0.68%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 36 (24.49%) SAP MM
2 30 (20.41%) SAP PS
2 30 (20.41%) SAP FI/CO
2 30 (20.41%) SAP FI
2 30 (20.41%) SAP CO
3 27 (18.37%) SAP HR
4 26 (17.69%) SAP PM
5 25 (17.01%) SAP GTS
5 25 (17.01%) SAP R/3
6 17 (11.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 13 (8.84%) SAP PLM
8 11 (7.48%) Teamcenter
9 10 (6.80%) Oracle EBS
9 10 (6.80%) SAP SD
9 10 (6.80%) SAP SCM
10 9 (6.12%) SAP PP
11 6 (4.08%) ENOVIA
12 5 (3.40%) Magento
13 4 (2.72%) SAP ERP
14 2 (1.36%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.36%) SAN
1 2 (1.36%) NAS
1 2 (1.36%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (0.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.84%) SAP HANA
2 7 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.72%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.72%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.36%) SAP BI
4 2 (1.36%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.36%) Hyperion Smart View
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.68%) Essbase
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (2.04%) Subversion
2 2 (1.36%) SoapUI
2 2 (1.36%) Oracle Forms
General
1 54 (36.73%) Finance
2 52 (35.37%) Aerospace
3 49 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 19 (12.93%) Retail
5 11 (7.48%) Electronics
6 9 (6.12%) Banking
7 8 (5.44%) Telecoms
7 8 (5.44%) Military
7 8 (5.44%) Automotive
8 6 (4.08%) Marketing
9 5 (3.40%) Avionics
10 2 (1.36%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.68%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 70 (47.62%) Consultant
2 58 (39.46%) SAP Consultant
3 29 (19.73%) SAP PLM Consultant
4 25 (17.01%) Managing Consultant
5 22 (14.97%) Analyst
6 15 (10.20%) Project Manager
7 11 (7.48%) Architect
8 10 (6.80%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (4.76%) Business Analyst
9 7 (4.76%) SAP Architect
9 7 (4.76%) SAP MM Consultant
9 7 (4.76%) SAP Solutions Architect
10 6 (4.08%) Test Analyst
11 5 (3.40%) Hardware Engineer
12 4 (2.72%) Technical Manager
12 4 (2.72%) Technical Leader
12 4 (2.72%) Solutions Consultant
12 4 (2.72%) Senior Consultant
12 4 (2.72%) Support Analyst
12 4 (2.72%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (17.01%) BAPI
2 9 (6.12%) Oracle Fusion
2 9 (6.12%) Middleware
3 6 (4.08%) XML
4 3 (2.04%) Velocity
5 2 (1.36%) XSL
5 2 (1.36%) HTML
5 2 (1.36%) CSS
5 2 (1.36%) SOAP
6 1 (0.68%) Web Services
6 1 (0.68%) XSLT
6 1 (0.68%) WSDL
6 1 (0.68%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.01%) GIS
2 11 (7.48%) Life Science
3 10 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.12%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.40%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.40%) Chip and PIN
5 5 (3.40%) VHDL
5 5 (3.40%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 4 (2.72%) Tandem
6 4 (2.72%) EPoS
7 3 (2.04%) Robotics
7 3 (2.04%) FMCG
7 3 (2.04%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.36%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.68%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.68%) DataPower
9 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.68%) Social Media
9 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.08%) Windows
2 5 (3.40%) Linux
3 1 (0.68%) VMS
3 1 (0.68%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (29.25%) CAD
2 33 (22.45%) ERP
3 31 (21.09%) SAP Implementation
4 29 (19.73%) Project Management
5 26 (17.69%) Document Management
6 25 (17.01%) Configuration Management
6 25 (17.01%) EAM
7 21 (14.29%) Logistics
8 20 (13.61%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (11.56%) PRINCE2
10 15 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (8.84%) Validation
12 13 (8.84%) Information Management
12 13 (8.84%) Business Transformation
13 12 (8.16%) PDM
13 12 (8.16%) Business Analysis
14 10 (6.80%) Supply Chain Management
14 10 (6.80%) ITIL
14 10 (6.80%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.20%) SQL
2 7 (4.76%) ABAP
3 6 (4.08%) VB
4 3 (2.04%) Java
4 3 (2.04%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.36%) C#
5 2 (1.36%) XQuery
5 2 (1.36%) XPath
6 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (27.89%) Degree
2 16 (10.88%) Security Cleared
3 13 (8.84%) SC Cleared
4 8 (5.44%) ISTQB
5 6 (4.08%) PMP
5 6 (4.08%) PMI Certification
6 5 (3.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (2.72%) HND
8 1 (0.68%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.40%) DO-254
2 2 (1.36%) QA
2 2 (1.36%) SLA
3 1 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (3.40%) Firmware
2 2 (1.36%) vSphere
2 2 (1.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.36%) ARCserve
1 2 (1.36%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 77 (52.38%) SAP
2 14 (9.52%) Oracle
3 10 (6.80%) HP
3 10 (6.80%) Cognizant
4 9 (6.12%) PeopleSoft
5 7 (4.76%) Siemens
6 6 (4.08%) Microsoft
7 5 (3.40%) Sage
7 5 (3.40%) Cadence
7 5 (3.40%) Xilinx
7 5 (3.40%) Altera
8 4 (2.72%) PTC
8 4 (2.72%) JD Edwards
9 2 (1.36%) NetApp
9 2 (1.36%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.36%) Citrix
9 2 (1.36%) Cognos
9 2 (1.36%) Cisco
10 1 (0.68%) IBM
10 1 (0.68%) EMC
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
BAE Systems
Posted: 4 hours ago
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Marel
Salary: Salary will depend on knowledge and experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
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Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Salary: Competitive salary + Excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago