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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Lifecyle Management (PLM)
Rank 808 817 785
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -32
Permanent jobs citing PLM 65 70 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.066% 0.079%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.075% 0.080% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 37 45 57
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 £39,250 £45,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,950 £72,000 £82,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-17.39% -4.16%

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
86854 87001 82391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.82% 82.35% 79.99%
Number of salaries quoted 70712 69242 68369
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 £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 5 March 2015 within the UK.

PLM Salary Histogram in the UK

PLM
Top 26 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 5 March 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 +11 60 £58,750 +11.90% 7
London +41 38 £68,750 +15.54% 1
City of London +5 7 £62,500 -20.63%
South East -24 7 £45,000 -16.27% 3
South West -27 6 £47,500 -5.00% 1
West Midlands -21 4 £40,000 -20.00%
Bristol - 4 £47,500 - 1
Scotland - 3 £55,000 -
Aberdeen - 3 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire +7 2 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Hampshire -18 2 £38,000 -24.00%
Staffordshire - 2 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £40,000 - 1
West Sussex - 2 - -
Wiltshire - 2 £38,750 -
Coventry - 2 - -
Crawley - 2 - -
East of England 0 1 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Surrey -12 1 £65,000 +13.04%
Hertfordshire - 1 £52,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Fareham - 1 £36,000 -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 £40,000 -
Stevenage - 1 £52,500 -
Derbyshire - 1 £40,000 - 1

PLM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 103 (60.95%) SAP
2 65 (38.46%) Finance
3 61 (36.09%) Manufacturing
4 60 (35.50%) CAD
5 44 (26.04%) Aerospace
6 40 (23.67%) SAP MM
7 38 (22.49%) Project Management
7 38 (22.49%) SAP PLM
8 33 (19.53%) Degree
8 33 (19.53%) SAP PS
9 32 (18.93%) PRINCE2
10 29 (17.16%) SAP FI
10 29 (17.16%) SAP FI/CO
10 29 (17.16%) SAP CO
11 28 (16.57%) SAP Implementation
12 27 (15.98%) SAP R/3
12 27 (15.98%) SAP HR
12 27 (15.98%) ERP
13 26 (15.38%) Document Management
13 26 (15.38%) SAP PM
14 25 (14.79%) BAPI
14 25 (14.79%) Logistics
14 25 (14.79%) EAM
14 25 (14.79%) Configuration Management
14 25 (14.79%) GIS
14 25 (14.79%) SAP GTS
15 23 (13.61%) Stakeholder Management
16 22 (13.02%) Business Intelligence
17 20 (11.83%) Business Analysis
18 19 (11.24%) Agile Software Development

PLM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (2.96%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.78%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (1.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.59%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.59%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.59%) Apache
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (7.69%) MS Office
2 10 (5.92%) MS Project
3 9 (5.33%) MS Excel
4 5 (2.96%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (2.37%) Windchill
6 2 (1.18%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.59%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 40 (23.67%) SAP MM
2 38 (22.49%) SAP PLM
3 33 (19.53%) SAP PS
4 29 (17.16%) SAP FI
4 29 (17.16%) SAP FI/CO
4 29 (17.16%) SAP CO
5 27 (15.98%) SAP R/3
5 27 (15.98%) SAP HR
6 26 (15.38%) SAP PM
7 25 (14.79%) SAP GTS
8 18 (10.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 16 (9.47%) SAP SCM
10 15 (8.88%) SAP SD
11 14 (8.28%) SAP PP
12 12 (7.10%) Teamcenter
13 10 (5.92%) Oracle EBS
14 7 (4.14%) ENOVIA
15 6 (3.55%) SAP ERP
15 6 (3.55%) Magento
16 4 (2.37%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.18%) SAN
1 2 (1.18%) NAS
1 2 (1.18%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (0.59%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.59%) Internet
2 1 (0.59%) HTTP
2 1 (0.59%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.73%) SAP HANA
2 7 (4.14%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.96%) InterSystems Cache
4 4 (2.37%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (2.37%) SAP BW
5 3 (1.78%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.78%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.18%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (1.18%) SAP BI
6 2 (1.18%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.59%) Hyperion Smart View
7 1 (0.59%) Big Data
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.18%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
General
1 65 (38.46%) Finance
2 61 (36.09%) Manufacturing
3 44 (26.04%) Aerospace
4 17 (10.06%) Retail
5 16 (9.47%) Automotive
6 9 (5.33%) Banking
7 8 (4.73%) Marketing
7 8 (4.73%) Telecoms
8 7 (4.14%) Electronics
8 7 (4.14%) Military
9 5 (2.96%) Avionics
10 4 (2.37%) Back Office
10 4 (2.37%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (1.18%) Legal
12 1 (0.59%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 78 (46.15%) Consultant
2 68 (40.24%) SAP Consultant
3 41 (24.26%) SAP PLM Consultant
4 27 (15.98%) Project Manager
5 25 (14.79%) Managing Consultant
6 16 (9.47%) Analyst
6 16 (9.47%) Architect
7 11 (6.51%) SAP Architect
7 11 (6.51%) SAP MM Consultant
8 10 (5.92%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (5.33%) IT Project Manager
10 7 (4.14%) Senior Consultant
10 7 (4.14%) SAP Solutions Architect
11 5 (2.96%) Support Analyst
11 5 (2.96%) SAP Project Manager
11 5 (2.96%) Hardware Engineer
11 5 (2.96%) Technical Leader
11 5 (2.96%) SAP Manager
12 4 (2.37%) Technical Manager
12 4 (2.37%) SAP PS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (14.79%) BAPI
2 8 (4.73%) Middleware
2 8 (4.73%) Oracle Fusion
3 7 (4.14%) XML
4 2 (1.18%) XSL
4 2 (1.18%) CSS
4 2 (1.18%) SOAP
4 2 (1.18%) HTML
5 1 (0.59%) REST
5 1 (0.59%) WSDL
5 1 (0.59%) Web Services
5 1 (0.59%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.79%) GIS
2 12 (7.10%) Life Science
3 9 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.73%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.73%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.96%) EPoS
5 5 (2.96%) Chip and PIN
5 5 (2.96%) VHDL
5 5 (2.96%) Tandem
5 5 (2.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (1.78%) FMCG
7 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.18%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.59%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.59%) User Experience
8 1 (0.59%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.59%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.59%) Social Media
8 1 (0.59%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.59%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.14%) Linux
2 6 (3.55%) Windows
2 6 (3.55%) VMS
3 1 (0.59%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (35.50%) CAD
2 38 (22.49%) Project Management
3 32 (18.93%) PRINCE2
4 28 (16.57%) SAP Implementation
5 27 (15.98%) ERP
6 26 (15.38%) Document Management
7 25 (14.79%) Logistics
7 25 (14.79%) EAM
7 25 (14.79%) Configuration Management
8 23 (13.61%) Stakeholder Management
9 22 (13.02%) Business Intelligence
10 20 (11.83%) Business Analysis
11 19 (11.24%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (10.06%) PDM
13 14 (8.28%) CAE
13 14 (8.28%) Supply Chain Management
14 13 (7.69%) Business Development
14 13 (7.69%) Validation
15 12 (7.10%) Information Management
16 11 (6.51%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.47%) SQL
2 12 (7.10%) ABAP
3 7 (4.14%) VB
4 4 (2.37%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.78%) Java
6 2 (1.18%) XPath
6 2 (1.18%) C#
6 2 (1.18%) XQuery
7 1 (0.59%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (19.53%) Degree
2 13 (7.69%) PMP
2 13 (7.69%) PMI Certification
3 11 (6.51%) Security Cleared
3 11 (6.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (4.14%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.37%) VCP4
6 3 (1.78%) HND
7 2 (1.18%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.59%) MBA
8 1 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.96%) DO-254
2 4 (2.37%) QA
3 2 (1.18%) SLA
3 2 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (2.96%) Firmware
2 2 (1.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.18%) NetBackup
1 2 (1.18%) ARCserve
2 1 (0.59%) MOM
Vendors
1 103 (60.95%) SAP
2 14 (8.28%) Oracle
3 11 (6.51%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.33%) Cognizant
5 8 (4.73%) Siemens
5 8 (4.73%) PeopleSoft
6 6 (3.55%) SolidWorks
6 6 (3.55%) Sage
7 5 (2.96%) Altera
7 5 (2.96%) Cadence
7 5 (2.96%) Xilinx
8 4 (2.37%) PTC
8 4 (2.37%) HP
8 4 (2.37%) Autodesk
9 2 (1.18%) Cognos
9 2 (1.18%) Citrix
9 2 (1.18%) JD Edwards
9 2 (1.18%) NetApp
9 2 (1.18%) Cisco
10 1 (0.59%) TIBCO
South East
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Prion Cutting Edge
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Accenture
Salary: From £43,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago