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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Lifecyle Management (PLM)
Rank 795 818 806
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -12
Permanent jobs citing PLM 96 71 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.085% 0.066% 0.076%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.081% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 61 40 50
Average salary £58,000 £45,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.88% -35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £72,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,750 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+44.37% -27.27%

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
92294 87311 92008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.99% 81.33% 79.05%
Number of salaries quoted 73847 71644 77513
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,580
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 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 1 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 -4 84 £58,000 +16.00% 12
South East +33 38 £60,000 +50.00% 2
London -7 25 £62,500 +5.04% 2
Surrey - 15 £60,000 - 1
West Midlands -11 9 £58,000 +36.47% 2
Warwickshire +9 6 £58,000 +36.47% 1
Berkshire +11 5 £35,000 -53.33%
Scotland -4 5 £55,000 +37.50%
East Midlands -9 5 £58,000 -10.76%
Aberdeen - 5 £55,000 -
Hampshire -5 4 £49,500 +23.75% 1
Warwick - 4 £58,000 - 1
City of London - 4 £66,250 -
Maidenhead - 4 £35,000 -
Oxford - 3 £32,500 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £32,500 -
Leicestershire +5 2 - -
Buckinghamshire +4 2 £90,000 +150.00%
Southampton - 2 £70,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 2 £90,000 -
Northampton - 2 £59,000 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £59,000 -
Midlands +14 1 £40,000 -
Coventry -7 1 - -
North West -8 1 £52,000 - 1
Birmingham -9 1 - - 1
East of England -12 1 £55,000 -12.00% 3
South West -17 1 £39,500 -1.25% 1
Hertfordshire -17 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Wolverhampton - 1 £26,500 -

PLM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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 97 (56.07%) SAP
2 60 (34.68%) CAD
3 47 (27.17%) Manufacturing
4 42 (24.28%) Finance
5 36 (20.81%) Aerospace
6 33 (19.08%) Configuration Management
7 32 (18.50%) SAP MM
8 30 (17.34%) EAM
8 30 (17.34%) SAP Implementation
8 30 (17.34%) Document Management
9 29 (16.76%) SAP PS
9 29 (16.76%) SAP R/3
9 29 (16.76%) Project Management
10 28 (16.18%) Automotive
10 28 (16.18%) SAP FI/CO
10 28 (16.18%) SAP FI
10 28 (16.18%) SAP CO
11 27 (15.61%) SAP GTS
11 27 (15.61%) SAP PLM
11 27 (15.61%) SAP PM
11 27 (15.61%) SAP HR
11 27 (15.61%) ERP
11 27 (15.61%) BAPI
11 27 (15.61%) GIS
12 25 (14.45%) PRINCE2
13 23 (13.29%) Stakeholder Management
13 23 (13.29%) Logistics
14 22 (12.72%) Degree
15 20 (11.56%) Retail
16 15 (8.67%) MS Office

PLM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (2.31%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 15 (8.67%) MS Office
2 10 (5.78%) Windchill
3 6 (3.47%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.47%) MS Project
3 6 (3.47%) CATIA
4 4 (2.31%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 32 (18.50%) SAP MM
2 29 (16.76%) SAP PS
2 29 (16.76%) SAP R/3
3 28 (16.18%) SAP FI/CO
3 28 (16.18%) SAP FI
3 28 (16.18%) SAP CO
4 27 (15.61%) SAP GTS
4 27 (15.61%) SAP PLM
4 27 (15.61%) SAP PM
4 27 (15.61%) SAP HR
5 15 (8.67%) Teamcenter
6 13 (7.51%) SAP SD
6 13 (7.51%) SAP PP
6 13 (7.51%) ENOVIA
7 8 (4.62%) SAP SCM
8 7 (4.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 6 (3.47%) SAP ERP
9 6 (3.47%) Dynamics AX
9 6 (3.47%) Oracle EBS
10 5 (2.89%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.16%) Unified Communications
1 2 (1.16%) VoIP
2 1 (0.58%) Megaco
2 1 (0.58%) ISUP
2 1 (0.58%) Internet
2 1 (0.58%) MGCP
2 1 (0.58%) SS7
2 1 (0.58%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.20%) SAP BW
2 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (1.16%) InterSystems Cache
2 2 (1.16%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.58%) Big Data
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 4 (2.31%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (1.16%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.16%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
General
1 47 (27.17%) Manufacturing
2 42 (24.28%) Finance
3 36 (20.81%) Aerospace
4 28 (16.18%) Automotive
5 20 (11.56%) Retail
6 9 (5.20%) Back Office
7 4 (2.31%) Banking
7 4 (2.31%) Games
8 3 (1.73%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.16%) Marketing
9 2 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.58%) Electronics
10 1 (0.58%) Legal
10 1 (0.58%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.58%) Billing
Job Titles
1 58 (33.53%) Consultant
2 45 (26.01%) SAP Consultant
3 36 (20.81%) Architect
3 36 (20.81%) SAP PLM Consultant
4 28 (16.18%) Managing Consultant
5 21 (12.14%) Project Manager
6 18 (10.40%) Analyst
7 11 (6.36%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (6.36%) Business Analyst
7 11 (6.36%) SAP Architect
8 7 (4.05%) Programme Manager
8 7 (4.05%) IT Project Manager
8 7 (4.05%) Enterprise Architect
9 6 (3.47%) Infrastructure Architect
9 6 (3.47%) Business Manager
10 5 (2.89%) SAP MM Consultant
11 4 (2.31%) Oracle Architect
11 4 (2.31%) Programme Director
11 4 (2.31%) Mechanical Design Engineer
11 4 (2.31%) Mechanical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (15.61%) BAPI
2 6 (3.47%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (3.47%) Middleware
3 4 (2.31%) Itk
4 1 (0.58%) WSDL
4 1 (0.58%) UDDI
4 1 (0.58%) .NET
4 1 (0.58%) J2EE
4 1 (0.58%) SOAP
4 1 (0.58%) Web Services
4 1 (0.58%) XSD
4 1 (0.58%) XSLT
4 1 (0.58%) REST
4 1 (0.58%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.61%) GIS
2 12 (6.94%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.47%) Life Science
4 3 (1.73%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.16%) User Experience
6 1 (0.58%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.58%) Clustering
6 1 (0.58%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.58%) PMI
6 1 (0.58%) EPoS
6 1 (0.58%) DTV
6 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.58%) FMCG
6 1 (0.58%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.58%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.62%) VMS
2 1 (0.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (34.68%) CAD
2 33 (19.08%) Configuration Management
3 30 (17.34%) EAM
3 30 (17.34%) SAP Implementation
3 30 (17.34%) Document Management
4 29 (16.76%) Project Management
5 27 (15.61%) ERP
6 25 (14.45%) PRINCE2
7 23 (13.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (13.29%) Logistics
8 15 (8.67%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (8.09%) CRM
10 13 (7.51%) Enterprise Architecture
11 12 (6.94%) Business Analysis
11 12 (6.94%) PRINCE
11 12 (6.94%) Change Management
12 11 (6.36%) CAE
12 11 (6.36%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (5.78%) Quality Management
14 9 (5.20%) PDM
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.47%) ABAP
2 4 (2.31%) C
3 2 (1.16%) Java
4 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.58%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (12.72%) Degree
2 14 (8.09%) PMI Certification
3 13 (7.51%) PMP
4 8 (4.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (4.05%) Security Cleared
6 6 (3.47%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.16%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.16%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.20%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.16%) Puppet
1 2 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 97 (56.07%) SAP
2 14 (8.09%) Siemens
3 13 (7.51%) Microsoft
4 11 (6.36%) Oracle
5 10 (5.78%) PTC
6 7 (4.05%) Cognizant
7 6 (3.47%) PeopleSoft
8 5 (2.89%) JDA
9 4 (2.31%) MKS
10 3 (1.73%) Autodesk
10 3 (1.73%) SolidWorks
11 2 (1.16%) IBM
12 1 (0.58%) Primavera
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + excellent company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 25 days holiday/Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Atkins
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
England
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GE
Salary: Excellent salary and flexible benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k DOE + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Accelrys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Accelrys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago