The first table below looks at the demand for Product Management skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Product Management over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Management
Rank 292 308 295
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -13
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 1125 917 1094
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.93% 0.83% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 1.05% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 909 711 901
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% -3.06%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
97509 87535 96223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.37% 78.84% 76.56%
Number of salaries quoted 78334 71800 81781
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%

Product Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Product Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Product Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Product Management
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Product Management within the UK.

Product Management Salary Trend in the UK

Product Management
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Product Management over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 within the UK.

Product Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Product Management
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Product Management within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +27 1071 £52,500 -4.54% 138
London -23 524 £57,500 -4.16% 72
South East +69 239 £57,500 +15.00% 24
Berkshire +54 125 £60,000 +20.00% 6
City of London -30 108 £60,000 +4.34% 23
East of England +26 104 £47,500 -1.04% 17
Bedfordshire +35 58 £47,500 +2.15% 7
Bedford +19 57 £47,500 +26.66% 6
Yorkshire -28 52 £50,000 -9.09% 2
South West +21 51 £37,500 +27.11% 5
Reading +18 48 £60,000 +26.31% 4
West Midlands +27 39 £49,000 +36.11% 2
North West +13 39 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Harrogate +5 37 £40,000 -27.27% 1
North Yorkshire 0 37 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Oxfordshire +16 31 £57,500 -11.53% 10
Warwickshire +31 28 £48,000 +37.14%
Surrey +8 27 £55,000 +22.22% 2
East Midlands -18 27 £50,000 +16.27% 5
Scotland -35 24 £36,895 -22.32% 1
Hampshire +6 22 £45,250 -30.38% 2
Cambridge +3 22 £50,500 +31.16% 4
Cambridgeshire -4 22 £50,500 +18.82% 5
Devon - 22 £37,500 -
Hertfordshire +10 21 £45,000 -23.40% 5
Cheshire +11 20 £45,000 +28.57%
Manchester +9 19 £40,000 -15.78% 8
Leicestershire - 19 £50,000 - 2
Edinburgh -12 18 £36,895 -26.21% 1
Buckinghamshire +9 17 £57,625 +7.20% 2

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Product Management 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 Product Management.

1 537 (24.76%) Degree
2 523 (24.11%) Marketing
3 504 (23.24%) Finance
4 477 (21.99%) Agile Software Development
5 412 (18.99%) Project Management
5 412 (18.99%) SQL
6 375 (17.29%) Java
7 356 (16.41%) Scrum
8 324 (14.94%) .NET
9 282 (13.00%) C#
10 275 (12.68%) Microsoft
11 257 (11.85%) Software Engineering
12 250 (11.53%) HTML
13 233 (10.74%) Business Analysis
14 232 (10.70%) Linux
14 232 (10.70%) E-Commerce
15 229 (10.56%) QA
16 224 (10.33%) Windows
17 222 (10.24%) JavaScript
18 212 (9.77%) Analytics
19 203 (9.36%) Retail
20 202 (9.31%) MS Excel
21 195 (8.99%) SQL Server
22 191 (8.81%) Telecoms
23 189 (8.71%) CSS
24 176 (8.11%) OO
25 174 (8.02%) Spring
26 166 (7.65%) TDD
27 162 (7.47%) XML
27 162 (7.47%) Computer Science

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Product Management 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 Product Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 102 (4.70%) Apache
2 81 (3.73%) SharePoint
3 70 (3.23%) Tomcat
4 62 (2.86%) CMS
5 42 (1.94%) Drupal
6 40 (1.84%) IIS
7 27 (1.24%) Confluence
8 25 (1.15%) WebLogic
9 21 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
10 19 (0.88%) Node.js
11 16 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
12 14 (0.65%) Umbraco
12 14 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
13 10 (0.46%) WebSphere
13 10 (0.46%) Lync
14 9 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
15 7 (0.32%) IBM Notes
16 5 (0.23%) WordPress
17 4 (0.18%) Mule
18 3 (0.14%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 202 (9.31%) MS Excel
2 49 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 45 (2.07%) MS Office
4 36 (1.66%) Photoshop
5 32 (1.48%) MS Visio
6 18 (0.83%) MS Project
7 10 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
8 8 (0.37%) GIMP
9 7 (0.32%) Fireworks
10 5 (0.23%) Mingle
10 5 (0.23%) InfoPath
11 4 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
12 3 (0.14%) Pro/ENGINEER
13 1 (0.046%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 41 (1.89%) Google Analytics
2 15 (0.69%) Magento
3 14 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
4 9 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
5 8 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
6 6 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.23%) SiteCatalyst
7 5 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.14%) WebTrends
8 3 (0.14%) Maximo
8 3 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.092%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.092%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.092%) Oracle Assets
9 2 (0.092%) Oracle Retail
10 1 (0.046%) Summit
10 1 (0.046%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 146 (6.73%) SaaS
2 40 (1.84%) GitHub
3 27 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (0.65%) IaaS
5 9 (0.41%) Office 365
6 7 (0.32%) PaaS
7 5 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (0.14%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.092%) Taleo
9 2 (0.092%) Heroku
9 2 (0.092%) Force.com
9 2 (0.092%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.046%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (3.87%) Internet
2 50 (2.31%) TCP/IP
3 45 (2.07%) HTTP
4 41 (1.89%) LDAP
5 38 (1.75%) Wireless
5 38 (1.75%) VoIP
6 32 (1.48%) DNS
7 28 (1.29%) Broadband
8 25 (1.15%) WAN
9 24 (1.11%) LTE
9 24 (1.11%) GSM
10 23 (1.06%) UMTS
11 22 (1.01%) SMTP
12 20 (0.92%) NAS
12 20 (0.92%) LAN
13 18 (0.83%) GPRS
13 18 (0.83%) FTP
14 17 (0.78%) VPN
14 17 (0.78%) MPLS
15 16 (0.74%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (8.99%) SQL Server
2 87 (4.01%) Relational Database
3 67 (3.09%) MySQL
4 61 (2.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 33 (1.52%) MongoDB
6 29 (1.34%) NoSQL
7 21 (0.97%) Big Data
8 20 (0.92%) Oracle Database
8 20 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 19 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 17 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
10 17 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
11 14 (0.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 11 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (0.46%) RDBMS
14 9 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
14 9 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
15 8 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
15 8 (0.37%) Redis
Development Applications
1 84 (3.87%) Maven
2 71 (3.27%) JIRA
3 68 (3.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 67 (3.09%) Eclipse
5 66 (3.04%) Visual Studio
5 66 (3.04%) Selenium
6 62 (2.86%) JUnit
6 62 (2.86%) Git (software)
6 62 (2.86%) FitNesse
7 47 (2.17%) Subversion
8 33 (1.52%) Xcode
9 32 (1.48%) Axure RP
10 24 (1.11%) Jenkins
11 23 (1.06%) TeamCity
12 18 (0.83%) Bitbucket
13 13 (0.60%) Ant
14 9 (0.41%) NUnit
14 9 (0.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 8 (0.37%) MSTest
15 8 (0.37%) MSBuild
General
1 523 (24.11%) Marketing
2 504 (23.24%) Finance
3 203 (9.36%) Retail
4 191 (8.81%) Telecoms
5 93 (4.29%) Banking
6 69 (3.18%) Publishing
7 68 (3.14%) Legal
8 52 (2.40%) Advertising
9 47 (2.17%) Games
10 34 (1.57%) German Language
11 32 (1.48%) French Language
12 31 (1.43%) Back Office
13 28 (1.29%) Manufacturing
14 24 (1.11%) Investment Banking
15 21 (0.97%) Automotive
16 17 (0.78%) Electronics
16 17 (0.78%) Billing
17 14 (0.65%) Law
18 12 (0.55%) Retail Banking
18 12 (0.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 548 (25.27%) Product Manager
2 288 (13.28%) Developer
3 215 (9.91%) Analyst
4 169 (7.79%) Architect
5 159 (7.33%) Business Analyst
6 133 (6.13%) Consultant
7 121 (5.58%) Java Developer
8 110 (5.07%) Senior Manager
9 102 (4.70%) Software Engineer
10 90 (4.15%) Senior Product Manager
10 90 (4.15%) Project Manager
11 80 (3.69%) Development Manager
12 77 (3.55%) Team Leader
13 73 (3.37%) Solutions Architect
14 65 (3.00%) Designer
15 53 (2.44%) Senior Developer
16 52 (2.40%) Technical Manager
17 47 (2.17%) Development Team Leader
18 45 (2.07%) User Experience Designer
19 42 (1.94%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 324 (14.94%) .NET
2 250 (11.53%) HTML
3 189 (8.71%) CSS
4 174 (8.02%) Spring
5 162 (7.47%) XML
6 138 (6.36%) Web Services
7 132 (6.09%) ASP.NET
8 131 (6.04%) HTML5
9 116 (5.35%) WCF
10 106 (4.89%) .NET Framework
11 94 (4.33%) J2EE
12 90 (4.15%) Java EE
13 89 (4.10%) Ajax
14 82 (3.78%) jQuery
15 75 (3.46%) REST
16 66 (3.04%) WPF
17 61 (2.81%) WinForms
18 58 (2.67%) Hibernate
19 56 (2.58%) CSS3
20 54 (2.49%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 162 (7.47%) Computer Science
2 101 (4.66%) Management Information System
3 100 (4.61%) Mathematics
4 83 (3.83%) Mobile App
5 80 (3.69%) Enterprise Software
6 64 (2.95%) Open Source
7 50 (2.31%) Digital Media
8 48 (2.21%) N-Tier
9 44 (2.03%) Social Media
10 41 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 35 (1.61%) Visualisation
12 31 (1.43%) Smartcard
13 28 (1.29%) NHS
13 28 (1.29%) Derivative
14 27 (1.24%) Client/Server
15 24 (1.11%) SystemC
16 22 (1.01%) Statistics
17 21 (0.97%) GIS
17 21 (0.97%) Clustering
17 21 (0.97%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 232 (10.70%) Linux
2 224 (10.33%) Windows
3 108 (4.98%) UNIX
4 89 (4.10%) Android
5 84 (3.87%) Apple iOS
6 29 (1.34%) Windows Phone
7 27 (1.24%) Windows 8
8 23 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (0.65%) Windows XP
11 12 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (0.46%) FreeBSD
12 10 (0.46%) Windows 2000
13 8 (0.37%) Solaris
14 5 (0.23%) VMS
14 5 (0.23%) CentOS
15 4 (0.18%) Windows 7
16 3 (0.14%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 477 (21.99%) Agile Software Development
2 412 (18.99%) Project Management
3 356 (16.41%) Scrum
4 257 (11.85%) Software Engineering
5 233 (10.74%) Business Analysis
6 232 (10.70%) E-Commerce
7 212 (9.77%) Analytics
8 176 (8.11%) OO
9 166 (7.65%) TDD
10 131 (6.04%) UML
11 130 (5.99%) OOP
11 130 (5.99%) B2B
12 108 (4.98%) OOD
13 105 (4.84%) MVC
14 100 (4.61%) Business Development
15 99 (4.56%) Workflow
16 93 (4.29%) Product Marketing
17 87 (4.01%) CRM
18 85 (3.92%) User Stories
19 84 (3.87%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 412 (18.99%) SQL
2 375 (17.29%) Java
3 282 (13.00%) C#
4 222 (10.24%) JavaScript
5 109 (5.03%) C++
6 95 (4.38%) PHP
7 78 (3.60%) Python
8 67 (3.09%) Perl
9 64 (2.95%) T-SQL
10 60 (2.77%) Ruby
11 54 (2.49%) C
12 43 (1.98%) Bash Shell
13 38 (1.75%) Objective-C
13 38 (1.75%) VB
13 38 (1.75%) Shell Script
14 31 (1.43%) XAML
15 20 (0.92%) PL/SQL
16 13 (0.60%) PowerShell
17 12 (0.55%) VB.NET
18 11 (0.51%) VBA
Qualifications
1 537 (24.76%) Degree
2 51 (2.35%) Security Cleared
3 32 (1.48%) MBA
4 25 (1.15%) ISEB
4 25 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
7 17 (0.78%) CCNA
8 15 (0.69%) ACCA
9 12 (0.55%) CCNP
10 11 (0.51%) MCP
11 10 (0.46%) MCTS
11 10 (0.46%) MCPD
12 9 (0.41%) CISSP
13 8 (0.37%) SC Cleared
13 8 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 7 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
14 7 (0.32%) CCIE
14 7 (0.32%) MCSE
14 7 (0.32%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 229 (10.56%) QA
2 20 (0.92%) SLA
3 10 (0.46%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.37%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.32%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.23%) HL7
8 4 (0.18%) EMIR
8 4 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.092%) COREP
9 2 (0.092%) FINREP
9 2 (0.092%) CRD IV
9 2 (0.092%) Basel III
10 1 (0.046%) ISO 9002
10 1 (0.046%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 1 (0.046%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.046%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 22 (1.01%) Active Directory
2 20 (0.92%) KVM
3 16 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.51%) NFS
5 8 (0.37%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.14%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.14%) Novell eDirectory
6 3 (0.14%) ProxySG
7 2 (0.092%) vSphere
7 2 (0.092%) XenServer
7 2 (0.092%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.092%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.092%) vCloud
8 1 (0.046%) XenApp
8 1 (0.046%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.046%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (0.83%) Vagrant
3 13 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (0.37%) Puppet
4 8 (0.37%) Legato
5 6 (0.28%) Nessus
6 5 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 5 (0.23%) Cisco IPCC
6 5 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (0.18%) SCCM
7 4 (0.18%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.14%) ZENworks
8 3 (0.14%) MOM
9 1 (0.046%) OpenView
9 1 (0.046%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.046%) Nagios
9 1 (0.046%) Unicenter
9 1 (0.046%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.046%) Netcool
9 1 (0.046%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 275 (12.68%) Microsoft
2 154 (7.10%) Oracle
3 59 (2.72%) hybris
4 52 (2.40%) Google
5 50 (2.31%) Cisco
6 38 (1.75%) SAP
7 34 (1.57%) Adobe
8 30 (1.38%) HP
9 27 (1.24%) JBoss
10 26 (1.20%) BT
11 22 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
12 21 (0.97%) Siebel
12 21 (0.97%) VMware
13 16 (0.74%) Sitecore
13 16 (0.74%) Red Hat
13 16 (0.74%) IBM
13 16 (0.74%) Juniper
14 15 (0.69%) Twitter
15 14 (0.65%) Omniture
15 14 (0.65%) JD Edwards
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £75,000 to £99,500 per annum +bonus+good bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
South West London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £excellent + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
NTT Com Security
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hayes, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £72500 - £82500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 23days
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis IT
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Stock
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus Corporate Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis IT
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday