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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Management
Rank 307 291 312
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +21
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 1008 1001 882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.94% 0.94% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 1.14% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 740 762 672
Average salary £48,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -5.26%

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
88402 87972 86598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.84% 82.36% 80.04%
Number of salaries quoted 72008 69893 72211
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +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%

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 3 March 2015 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 3 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 -17 939 £47,500 -5.00% 105
London -14 404 £55,000 -4.34% 70
South East -11 225 £42,000 -6.66% 12
Berkshire +29 135 £42,250 -15.50% 3
City of London +11 91 £55,000 - 19
East of England -35 76 £52,500 +10.52% 4
North West +32 66 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Reading +33 55 £42,250 -24.55% 1
Yorkshire +12 55 £42,500 +6.25% 1
South West -34 55 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Hertfordshire +21 45 £62,500 +66.66%
Hampshire 0 41 £37,500 -25.00% 3
Cheshire +26 35 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Wales +14 33 £40,000 -42.85% 3
South Wales +7 31 £43,750 -37.50% 3
Manchester +18 27 £46,250 -19.56% 3
East Midlands +18 24 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Bracknell 0 24 £43,500 +2.35%
Surrey +3 23 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Wiltshire +21 21 £38,000 +16.92% 1
Nottinghamshire +22 20 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Cambridgeshire -9 20 £52,500 +31.25% 2
West Midlands -30 20 £42,500 -12.37% 2
Hemel Hempstead - 20 £44,000 -
Cambridge -5 19 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Chippenham +24 18 £38,000 +16.92%
Nottingham +16 18 £52,500 +31.25% 2
Warrington +16 16 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Oxfordshire +8 15 £34,000 -17.07% 1
Devon -14 14 £20,500 -45.33% 1

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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.

1 580 (30.49%) Agile Software Development
2 527 (27.71%) Marketing
3 510 (26.81%) Degree
4 496 (26.08%) Finance
5 319 (16.77%) Analytical Skills
6 314 (16.51%) Scrum
7 309 (16.25%) Project Management
8 268 (14.09%) User Experience
9 266 (13.99%) Java
10 264 (13.88%) HTML
11 252 (13.25%) JavaScript
12 215 (11.30%) Telecoms
13 210 (11.04%) SQL
14 205 (10.78%) QA
15 195 (10.25%) E-Commerce
16 194 (10.20%) .NET
16 194 (10.20%) CSS
17 183 (9.62%) Microsoft
18 172 (9.04%) Windows
18 172 (9.04%) Software Engineering
19 170 (8.94%) MS Excel
20 163 (8.57%) C#
21 162 (8.52%) Enterprise Software
22 159 (8.36%) Computer Science
23 155 (8.15%) Business Analysis
24 147 (7.73%) Retail
24 147 (7.73%) Analytics
25 136 (7.15%) User Stories
25 136 (7.15%) SQL Server
26 133 (6.99%) Linux

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 50 (2.63%) CMS
2 31 (1.63%) SharePoint
3 28 (1.47%) Confluence
4 24 (1.26%) Apache
5 21 (1.10%) IIS
6 19 (1.00%) Drupal
7 16 (0.84%) Lync
8 15 (0.79%) MS Exchange
9 14 (0.74%) Tomcat
10 10 (0.53%) Node.js
11 9 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
11 9 (0.47%) WebSphere
11 9 (0.47%) JBoss
11 9 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
12 8 (0.42%) Liferay
12 8 (0.42%) Alfresco
13 7 (0.37%) OpenStack
13 7 (0.37%) WebLogic
13 7 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 170 (8.94%) MS Excel
2 83 (4.36%) MS Office
3 63 (3.31%) Photoshop
4 44 (2.31%) MS Project
4 44 (2.31%) MS Visio
5 36 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
6 33 (1.74%) OmniGraffle
7 31 (1.63%) Adobe Illustrator
8 23 (1.21%) Fireworks
9 4 (0.21%) InfoPath
10 3 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.11%) Final Cut Pro
11 2 (0.11%) FrameMaker
11 2 (0.11%) PaintShop Pro
11 2 (0.11%) SPSS
12 1 (0.053%) RoboHelp
12 1 (0.053%) Mingle
12 1 (0.053%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.053%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 25 (1.31%) Google Analytics
2 21 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 20 (1.05%) Temenos T24
3 20 (1.05%) Finacle
4 7 (0.37%) Summit
5 6 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.21%) WebTrends
6 4 (0.21%) MoSes
6 4 (0.21%) Towers Watson Igloo
6 4 (0.21%) thinkFolio
7 3 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.16%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.16%) Magento
7 3 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.11%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.053%) LatentZero
9 1 (0.053%) BASE24
9 1 (0.053%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 117 (6.15%) SaaS
2 14 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (0.42%) PaaS
5 7 (0.37%) Office 365
5 7 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.26%) IaaS
7 4 (0.21%) GitHub
8 2 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.11%) Route 53
8 2 (0.11%) Heroku
8 2 (0.11%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.11%) Force.com
8 2 (0.11%) Taleo
8 2 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
9 1 (0.053%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.053%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 87 (4.57%) Internet
2 69 (3.63%) Wireless
3 49 (2.58%) Broadband
4 46 (2.42%) TCP/IP
5 39 (2.05%) HTTP
6 35 (1.84%) Firewall
7 31 (1.63%) MPLS
8 27 (1.42%) Ethernet
9 26 (1.37%) DSLAM
10 25 (1.31%) DNS
11 24 (1.26%) Network Security
12 22 (1.16%) WAN
13 21 (1.10%) NGN
14 20 (1.05%) ATM
15 17 (0.89%) Unified Communications
16 16 (0.84%) CDMA
16 16 (0.84%) LAN
16 16 (0.84%) UMTS
16 16 (0.84%) VPN
17 14 (0.74%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (7.15%) SQL Server
2 55 (2.89%) Big Data
3 45 (2.37%) Relational Database
4 38 (2.00%) MySQL
5 36 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 33 (1.74%) NoSQL
7 24 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 19 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 18 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
9 18 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
9 18 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 17 (0.89%) Data Mining
11 15 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
12 14 (0.74%) MongoDB
12 14 (0.74%) Hadoop
13 13 (0.68%) RDBMS
13 13 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
14 11 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (0.47%) DB2
16 7 (0.37%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 74 (3.89%) JIRA
2 40 (2.10%) Axure RP
3 30 (1.58%) Cucumber
4 25 (1.31%) Selenium
4 25 (1.31%) Eclipse
5 24 (1.26%) JUnit
6 20 (1.05%) Visual Studio
7 18 (0.95%) Jenkins
8 17 (0.89%) Git (software)
8 17 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
9 15 (0.79%) WebDriver
9 15 (0.79%) Maven
10 12 (0.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 10 (0.53%) Bugzilla
11 10 (0.53%) Rational DOORS
11 10 (0.53%) FitNesse
12 8 (0.42%) SpecFlow
13 7 (0.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 7 (0.37%) TestLink
13 7 (0.37%) NUnit
General
1 527 (27.71%) Marketing
2 496 (26.08%) Finance
3 215 (11.30%) Telecoms
4 147 (7.73%) Retail
5 113 (5.94%) Banking
6 57 (3.00%) Advertising
7 41 (2.16%) Legal
8 39 (2.05%) Financial Institution
9 38 (2.00%) Billing
10 37 (1.95%) Publishing
11 33 (1.74%) French Language
12 28 (1.47%) Games
13 25 (1.31%) Law
13 25 (1.31%) Front Office
14 23 (1.21%) Automotive
15 22 (1.16%) Back Office
15 22 (1.16%) German Language
16 20 (1.05%) Electronics
17 18 (0.95%) Manufacturing
18 15 (0.79%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 448 (23.55%) Product Manager
2 274 (14.41%) Analyst
3 221 (11.62%) Developer
4 183 (9.62%) Business Analyst
5 111 (5.84%) Architect
6 107 (5.63%) Account Manager
7 105 (5.52%) Project Manager
8 87 (4.57%) Consultant
9 85 (4.47%) Designer
10 70 (3.68%) Senior Manager
11 68 (3.58%) Senior Developer
12 61 (3.21%) UX Designer
13 59 (3.10%) Software Engineer
14 51 (2.68%) Software Developer
15 48 (2.52%) Product Owner
16 46 (2.42%) Senior Product Manager
17 42 (2.21%) Front-End Developer
18 39 (2.05%) Technical Support
19 38 (2.00%) Graduate
19 38 (2.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 264 (13.88%) HTML
2 194 (10.20%) .NET
2 194 (10.20%) CSS
3 109 (5.73%) HTML5
4 95 (4.99%) XML
5 91 (4.78%) jQuery
6 85 (4.47%) Web Services
7 57 (3.00%) CSS3
8 56 (2.94%) ASP.NET
9 44 (2.31%) Spring
10 43 (2.26%) JSON
11 39 (2.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 38 (2.00%) .NET Framework
13 37 (1.95%) J2EE
14 33 (1.74%) REST
15 29 (1.52%) SOAP
15 29 (1.52%) Ajax
16 27 (1.42%) Middleware
17 23 (1.21%) AngularJS
18 22 (1.16%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 319 (16.77%) Analytical Skills
2 268 (14.09%) User Experience
3 162 (8.52%) Enterprise Software
4 159 (8.36%) Computer Science
5 124 (6.52%) Management Information System
6 74 (3.89%) Mobile App
7 63 (3.31%) Open Source
8 52 (2.73%) Mathematics
9 26 (1.37%) Social Media
9 26 (1.37%) Digital Media
10 23 (1.21%) Human Factors
10 23 (1.21%) Cryptography
11 20 (1.05%) Performance Metrics
12 19 (1.00%) N-Tier
13 18 (0.95%) Statistics
14 17 (0.89%) Social Network
14 17 (0.89%) Blackberry
15 16 (0.84%) Fixed Income
15 16 (0.84%) RIA
15 16 (0.84%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 172 (9.04%) Windows
2 133 (6.99%) Linux
3 99 (5.21%) Android
4 90 (4.73%) Apple iOS
5 65 (3.42%) UNIX
6 20 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (0.53%) CentOS
8 10 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (0.47%) Windows Phone
9 9 (0.47%) Solaris
10 7 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
12 5 (0.26%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.26%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.21%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.11%) zOS
14 2 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.053%) openSUSE
15 1 (0.053%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 580 (30.49%) Agile Software Development
2 314 (16.51%) Scrum
3 309 (16.25%) Project Management
4 195 (10.25%) E-Commerce
5 172 (9.04%) Software Engineering
6 155 (8.15%) Business Analysis
7 147 (7.73%) Analytics
8 136 (7.15%) User Stories
9 102 (5.36%) CRM
10 98 (5.15%) OO
11 97 (5.10%) Business Intelligence
12 95 (4.99%) Use Case
12 95 (4.99%) Waterfall
13 88 (4.63%) Mentoring
14 83 (4.36%) Business Development
15 82 (4.31%) Time Management
16 79 (4.15%) Product Marketing
17 72 (3.79%) MVC
18 70 (3.68%) TDD
19 69 (3.63%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 266 (13.99%) Java
2 252 (13.25%) JavaScript
3 210 (11.04%) SQL
4 163 (8.57%) C#
5 78 (4.10%) C++
6 77 (4.05%) C
7 63 (3.31%) Python
8 45 (2.37%) PHP
9 37 (1.95%) Perl
10 33 (1.74%) T-SQL
11 28 (1.47%) Bash Shell
12 19 (1.00%) Ruby
12 19 (1.00%) VB
13 16 (0.84%) VB.NET
14 15 (0.79%) Assembly Language
15 14 (0.74%) Objective-C
16 12 (0.63%) PowerShell
17 9 (0.47%) VBA
17 9 (0.47%) Korn
18 7 (0.37%) XAML
Qualifications
1 510 (26.81%) Degree
2 58 (3.05%) Security Cleared
3 37 (1.95%) SC Cleared
4 32 (1.68%) VCP4
5 22 (1.16%) PMI Certification
6 19 (1.00%) PMP
7 13 (0.68%) ISEB
8 12 (0.63%) Postgraduate
8 12 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 11 (0.58%) MBA
10 9 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (0.47%) CISSP
10 9 (0.47%) RHCSA
11 8 (0.42%) RHCE
12 7 (0.37%) APMP
12 7 (0.37%) DV Cleared
13 6 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (0.32%) MCSE
14 4 (0.21%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 205 (10.78%) QA
2 17 (0.89%) SLA
3 11 (0.58%) ISO 9001
4 10 (0.53%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.37%) ISO 14001
6 6 (0.32%) Basel II
7 5 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.26%) Solvency II
7 5 (0.26%) EMIR
8 3 (0.16%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.16%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.053%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.053%) Basel III
9 1 (0.053%) WAI
9 1 (0.053%) UCITS
System Software
1 30 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (1.47%) Active Directory
3 24 (1.26%) Firmware
4 11 (0.58%) Hyper-V
4 11 (0.58%) XenServer
5 9 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (0.37%) XenApp
7 6 (0.32%) vSphere
7 6 (0.32%) Xen
8 5 (0.26%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.16%) KVM
10 2 (0.11%) Varnish
10 2 (0.11%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.053%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.053%) Docker
11 1 (0.053%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.053%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.053%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (0.37%) SCCM
1 7 (0.37%) SCOM
2 5 (0.26%) Puppet
3 4 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.16%) OpenView
5 2 (0.11%) HAProxy
5 2 (0.11%) SCDPM
5 2 (0.11%) logstash
5 2 (0.11%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.11%) OpenNMS
5 2 (0.11%) Netcool
5 2 (0.11%) Nagios
5 2 (0.11%) MIMEsweeper
5 2 (0.11%) MAILsweeper
5 2 (0.11%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.053%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.053%) Nessus
6 1 (0.053%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.053%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 183 (9.62%) Microsoft
2 66 (3.47%) Oracle
3 55 (2.89%) Google
4 44 (2.31%) Cisco
5 41 (2.16%) VMware
6 30 (1.58%) Citrix
7 27 (1.42%) Juniper
8 25 (1.31%) Facebook
9 22 (1.16%) Adobe
10 21 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
11 18 (0.95%) Red Hat
12 17 (0.89%) Huawei
13 16 (0.84%) CheckPoint
13 16 (0.84%) SAP
14 15 (0.79%) HP
15 14 (0.74%) BT
15 14 (0.74%) ForgeRock
16 13 (0.68%) AppDynamics
16 13 (0.68%) F5
16 13 (0.68%) IBM
Cambridgeshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 33 minutes ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £100,000 to £120,000 per annum Excellent salary variable and bene
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 17 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Robert Half
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum £45,000 - £52,000 plus discretionary
Posted: 20 hours ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Entrust People Ltd
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 23 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Online Media Experts - New Look
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TRG
Salary: £65000 - £80000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday