The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Management
Rank 348 307 307
Rank change year-on-year
-41 0
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 885 977 992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.78% 0.89% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 1.09% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 706 790 728
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -

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
93576 89385 91068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.26% 81.66% 79.28%
Number of salaries quoted 76906 72661 77293
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -45 841 £57,500 +15.00% 128
London -20 414 £57,500 +4.54% 71
South East -3 211 £57,500 +15.00% 23
Berkshire +27 115 £60,000 +18.81% 10
East of England -18 84 £60,000 +14.28% 12
City of London +13 76 £57,500 -4.16% 22
Reading +34 63 £67,500 +8.87% 5
North West -7 47 £49,250 +15.88% 8
Cambridgeshire +26 40 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Surrey +15 36 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Cambridge +18 34 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Buckinghamshire +6 30 £65,000 +44.44% 2
Cheshire -6 28 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Hampshire -18 27 £52,500 - 6
East Midlands +9 25 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Hertfordshire -12 25 £65,000 -3.70% 4
South West -39 22 £47,500 +26.66% 4
Yorkshire -56 20 £38,500 +10.00% 4
Essex +12 19 £53,750 +88.59% 3
Nottinghamshire +11 18 £42,500 -2.85% 2
Manchester -14 16 £55,000 +42.85% 3
West Midlands -21 16 £62,500 +25.00% 1
West Yorkshire -25 15 £35,000 -46.15% 2
Nottingham +6 14 £42,500 -2.85% 1
Bristol +15 13 £70,000 +70.73% 1
Guildford -3 11 £47,500 -18.27% 2
Wilmslow -5 11 £48,500 +110.86%
Scotland -16 11 £55,000 +14.13% 2
Leeds -21 11 £38,500 -40.76% 2
South Wales +13 10 £34,000 -17.57% 2

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 556 (29.81%) Marketing
2 548 (29.38%) Agile Software Development
3 516 (27.67%) Finance
4 453 (24.29%) Degree
5 358 (19.20%) Project Management
6 311 (16.68%) Analytical Skills
7 262 (14.05%) User Experience
8 260 (13.94%) Scrum
9 216 (11.58%) Java
10 207 (11.10%) Business Analysis
11 204 (10.94%) E-Commerce
12 189 (10.13%) QA
13 188 (10.08%) JavaScript
13 188 (10.08%) SQL
14 187 (10.03%) Telecoms
15 175 (9.38%) Microsoft
16 174 (9.33%) HTML
17 162 (8.69%) Computer Science
18 152 (8.15%) Windows
19 150 (8.04%) Analytics
20 149 (7.99%) MS Excel
21 146 (7.83%) Software Engineering
22 144 (7.72%) C#
23 143 (7.67%) .NET
24 141 (7.56%) User Stories
25 139 (7.45%) Enterprise Software
25 139 (7.45%) CSS
26 132 (7.08%) Retail
27 129 (6.92%) SaaS
28 126 (6.76%) Use Case

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 39 (2.09%) CMS
2 25 (1.34%) SharePoint
3 23 (1.23%) IIS
4 21 (1.13%) Confluence
5 20 (1.07%) Apache
6 18 (0.97%) Tomcat
7 12 (0.64%) OpenStack
8 10 (0.54%) WebSphere
9 9 (0.48%) Lync
10 8 (0.43%) JBoss
11 7 (0.38%) Drupal
11 7 (0.38%) CloudStack
11 7 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (0.32%) IBM Notes
12 6 (0.32%) WebLogic
13 5 (0.27%) MS Exchange
13 5 (0.27%) SAS
14 4 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
15 3 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 149 (7.99%) MS Excel
2 78 (4.18%) MS Office
3 35 (1.88%) Photoshop
4 25 (1.34%) Fireworks
4 25 (1.34%) Adobe Illustrator
5 23 (1.23%) MS Project
5 23 (1.23%) MS Visio
6 21 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
6 21 (1.13%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.11%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.11%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.054%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 1 (0.054%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 21 (1.13%) Google Analytics
2 20 (1.07%) Temenos T24
2 20 (1.07%) Finacle
3 15 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.21%) WebTrends
4 4 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.21%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.21%) Magento
5 3 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.11%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.054%) BASE24
7 1 (0.054%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.054%) Agresso
7 1 (0.054%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.054%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.054%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 129 (6.92%) SaaS
2 13 (0.70%) PaaS
3 11 (0.59%) GitHub
3 11 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (0.54%) IaaS
5 5 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.16%) Taleo
7 3 (0.16%) HP Helion
7 3 (0.16%) Google Compute Engine
8 2 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.054%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.054%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 85 (4.56%) Internet
2 61 (3.27%) Wireless
3 40 (2.14%) TCP/IP
4 32 (1.72%) Broadband
5 28 (1.50%) HTTP
6 27 (1.45%) Network Security
7 22 (1.18%) Firewall
7 22 (1.18%) DNS
8 20 (1.07%) ATM
8 20 (1.07%) Unified Communications
9 19 (1.02%) SSL
9 19 (1.02%) WAN
10 17 (0.91%) NGN
10 17 (0.91%) Radio Access Network
11 16 (0.86%) SMTP
11 16 (0.86%) LDAP
12 15 (0.80%) VoIP
12 15 (0.80%) 4G
13 14 (0.75%) UMTS
13 14 (0.75%) CDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (6.11%) SQL Server
2 59 (3.16%) MySQL
3 48 (2.57%) Big Data
4 39 (2.09%) Relational Database
5 30 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
6 29 (1.55%) NoSQL
7 15 (0.80%) MongoDB
8 14 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (0.54%) Hadoop
11 8 (0.43%) SQL Server 2000
12 7 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (0.32%) Oracle Database
13 6 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
15 4 (0.21%) Oracle Database 11g
15 4 (0.21%) RDBMS
15 4 (0.21%) DB2
Development Applications
1 62 (3.32%) JIRA
2 27 (1.45%) Axure RP
3 24 (1.29%) Git (software)
4 22 (1.18%) Jenkins
5 16 (0.86%) Cucumber
6 15 (0.80%) Selenium
6 15 (0.80%) Maven
7 13 (0.70%) Visual Studio
8 12 (0.64%) Subversion
9 11 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (0.43%) JProfiler
10 8 (0.43%) YourKit
11 7 (0.38%) TestLink
11 7 (0.38%) MSTest
11 7 (0.38%) Moq
11 7 (0.38%) JUnit
11 7 (0.38%) NUnit
11 7 (0.38%) Fiddler
12 6 (0.32%) Bugzilla
12 6 (0.32%) SpecFlow
General
1 556 (29.81%) Marketing
2 516 (27.67%) Finance
3 187 (10.03%) Telecoms
4 132 (7.08%) Retail
5 83 (4.45%) Banking
6 56 (3.00%) Advertising
7 55 (2.95%) Publishing
8 29 (1.55%) Back Office
8 29 (1.55%) Electronics
9 28 (1.50%) Games
10 26 (1.39%) Legal
10 26 (1.39%) German Language
11 24 (1.29%) French Language
11 24 (1.29%) Manufacturing
11 24 (1.29%) Law
12 19 (1.02%) Front Office
13 18 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
13 18 (0.97%) Billing
14 17 (0.91%) Automotive
15 7 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 535 (28.69%) Product Manager
2 276 (14.80%) Analyst
3 194 (10.40%) Business Analyst
4 192 (10.29%) Developer
5 107 (5.74%) Architect
6 97 (5.20%) Senior Manager
7 91 (4.88%) Account Manager
8 82 (4.40%) Project Manager
9 74 (3.97%) Consultant
10 66 (3.54%) Senior Product Manager
11 61 (3.27%) Solutions Architect
12 50 (2.68%) Designer
13 45 (2.41%) Software Engineer
14 40 (2.14%) Development Manager
15 39 (2.09%) Software Manager
16 38 (2.04%) Technical Manager
17 35 (1.88%) Product Owner
18 34 (1.82%) UX Designer
19 33 (1.77%) Product Analyst
20 30 (1.61%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (9.33%) HTML
2 143 (7.67%) .NET
3 139 (7.45%) CSS
4 75 (4.02%) XML
4 75 (4.02%) HTML5
5 64 (3.43%) Web Services
6 53 (2.84%) jQuery
7 42 (2.25%) ASP.NET
8 41 (2.20%) Middleware
9 35 (1.88%) JSON
10 34 (1.82%) Spring
11 33 (1.77%) CSS3
11 33 (1.77%) AngularJS
12 32 (1.72%) J2EE
13 30 (1.61%) Ajax
13 30 (1.61%) REST
14 28 (1.50%) .NET Framework
15 23 (1.23%) SOAP
16 18 (0.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 16 (0.86%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 311 (16.68%) Analytical Skills
2 262 (14.05%) User Experience
3 162 (8.69%) Computer Science
4 139 (7.45%) Enterprise Software
5 117 (6.27%) Management Information System
6 81 (4.34%) Mobile App
7 59 (3.16%) Mathematics
8 49 (2.63%) Open Source
9 40 (2.14%) Social Media
10 24 (1.29%) Performance Metrics
11 22 (1.18%) Cryptography
12 21 (1.13%) iPhone
13 19 (1.02%) Blog
13 19 (1.02%) Economics
13 19 (1.02%) Data Structures
14 18 (0.97%) Algorithms
14 18 (0.97%) Fixed Income
15 17 (0.91%) Derivative
16 16 (0.86%) Social Network
16 16 (0.86%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 152 (8.15%) Windows
2 125 (6.70%) Linux
3 109 (5.84%) Android
4 97 (5.20%) Apple iOS
5 64 (3.43%) UNIX
6 19 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (0.48%) CentOS
9 9 (0.48%) Solaris
10 6 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.32%) FreeBSD
11 5 (0.27%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.21%) AIX
13 3 (0.16%) Embedded Linux
14 2 (0.11%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.054%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.054%) openSUSE
15 1 (0.054%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.054%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 548 (29.38%) Agile Software Development
2 358 (19.20%) Project Management
3 260 (13.94%) Scrum
4 207 (11.10%) Business Analysis
5 204 (10.94%) E-Commerce
6 150 (8.04%) Analytics
7 146 (7.83%) Software Engineering
8 141 (7.56%) User Stories
9 126 (6.76%) Use Case
10 90 (4.83%) CRM
11 88 (4.72%) Waterfall
12 84 (4.50%) Product Marketing
13 79 (4.24%) Mentoring
14 78 (4.18%) Time Management
14 78 (4.18%) TDD
14 78 (4.18%) MVC
15 76 (4.08%) OO
16 72 (3.86%) Workflow
17 71 (3.81%) ITIL
18 67 (3.59%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 216 (11.58%) Java
2 188 (10.08%) JavaScript
2 188 (10.08%) SQL
3 144 (7.72%) C#
4 77 (4.13%) Python
5 74 (3.97%) C++
6 60 (3.22%) C
7 43 (2.31%) Perl
8 42 (2.25%) PHP
9 38 (2.04%) Ruby
10 22 (1.18%) T-SQL
11 19 (1.02%) Bash Shell
12 17 (0.91%) VB
13 13 (0.70%) Shell Script
14 11 (0.59%) PHP5
14 11 (0.59%) PowerShell
15 9 (0.48%) Objective-C
16 8 (0.43%) Korn
16 8 (0.43%) VB.NET
17 7 (0.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 453 (24.29%) Degree
2 50 (2.68%) Security Cleared
3 31 (1.66%) ISEB
4 21 (1.13%) SC Cleared
5 14 (0.75%) PMP
5 14 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (0.70%) CISSP
6 13 (0.70%) PMI Certification
7 11 (0.59%) CCNA
8 10 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 10 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (0.54%) ISTQB
9 9 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 8 (0.43%) DV Cleared
10 8 (0.43%) MBA
11 7 (0.38%) Postgraduate
12 6 (0.32%) HND
13 4 (0.21%) MCSE
13 4 (0.21%) MCDBA
13 4 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 189 (10.13%) QA
2 36 (1.93%) SLA
3 10 (0.54%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.38%) ISO 9000
5 5 (0.27%) Basel II
5 5 (0.27%) Solvency II
6 4 (0.21%) EMIR
7 3 (0.16%) UCITS
7 3 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.054%) FATCA
9 1 (0.054%) AIFMD
9 1 (0.054%) GAMP
9 1 (0.054%) WAI
9 1 (0.054%) COBIT
9 1 (0.054%) MiFID
9 1 (0.054%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.054%) GxP
9 1 (0.054%) Basel III
System Software
1 30 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (0.86%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.59%) XenServer
4 9 (0.48%) VMware ESX
5 7 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (0.32%) Xen
7 5 (0.27%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.21%) Firmware
9 3 (0.16%) vCloud
9 3 (0.16%) KVM
9 3 (0.16%) Snort
10 2 (0.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 2 (0.11%) SRDF
11 1 (0.054%) vSphere
11 1 (0.054%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.054%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.054%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (0.16%) Puppet
1 3 (0.16%) logstash
2 2 (0.11%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.11%) Cisco IPCC
2 2 (0.11%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.054%) SCOM
3 1 (0.054%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.054%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.054%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 175 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 58 (3.11%) Oracle
3 57 (3.06%) Google
4 46 (2.47%) Cisco
5 44 (2.36%) VMware
6 29 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
7 27 (1.45%) Juniper
8 23 (1.23%) Adobe
9 18 (0.97%) Citrix
10 16 (0.86%) Huawei
10 16 (0.86%) F5
11 15 (0.80%) SAP
11 15 (0.80%) Red Hat
12 13 (0.70%) Facebook
13 12 (0.64%) HP
14 11 (0.59%) CheckPoint
15 10 (0.54%) Red Gate
16 9 (0.48%) Omniture
16 9 (0.48%) EMC
17 8 (0.43%) Dell
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 23days
Posted: 3 hours ago
Yorkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £58,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Livingston, West Lothian
GE Energy Management
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cwmbran, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 80,000
Posted: Yesterday