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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Management
Rank 279 325 299
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -26
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 1149 990 973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.04% 0.85% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 1.03% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 912 761 784
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.09%

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
94518 96399 86950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.17% 82.80% 81.73%
Number of salaries quoted 77981 76960 71128
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +51 1075 £55,000 - 136
London +23 488 £65,000 +8.33% 52
South East +27 258 £51,000 -7.27% 37
City of London +34 98 £60,000 - 10
Berkshire +3 87 £60,000 -3.22% 16
North West +29 66 £41,000 -25.45% 5
Yorkshire +36 65 £50,000 +25.00% 9
West Yorkshire +59 61 £50,000 +42.85% 3
South West +33 61 £45,000 +50.00% 12
Leeds +63 60 £60,000 +33.33% 3
East of England -42 59 £45,000 -14.28% 8
Manchester +49 58 £41,000 -25.45% 3
Hampshire +42 47 £55,000 -15.38% 4
Surrey +7 47 £62,500 +38.88% 3
Reading -2 42 £45,000 -14.28% 5
Oxfordshire +23 36 £50,000 +17.64% 11
West Midlands -7 35 £50,000 +5.26% 2
East Midlands +13 32 £42,500 -15.00% 7
Bristol +16 31 £45,000 -16.27% 4
Cambridgeshire +10 26 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Cambridge -3 19 £43,500 -3.33% 1
Bedfordshire -13 18 £45,000 - 4
Wales -23 17 £40,500 +19.11% 3
Wiltshire +21 16 £40,000 +1.26% 5
Nottingham +1 16 £27,500 -38.88% 5
Nottinghamshire -10 16 £27,500 -38.88% 5
South Wales -26 16 £40,500 +19.11% 1
Abingdon +26 14 £49,500 -10.00% 7
Woking +6 14 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Oxford -4 14 £47,500 +11.76% 3

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 874 (41.96%) Agile Software Development
2 496 (23.81%) Degree
3 482 (23.14%) Analytical Skills
4 481 (23.09%) Finance
5 470 (22.56%) Marketing
6 374 (17.95%) Java
7 328 (15.75%) Project Management
8 305 (14.64%) Scrum
9 284 (13.63%) HTML
10 269 (12.91%) SQL
11 259 (12.43%) Computer Science
12 250 (12.00%) JavaScript
13 249 (11.95%) QA
14 248 (11.91%) E-Commerce
15 246 (11.81%) User Experience
16 220 (10.56%) CSS
17 215 (10.32%) Microsoft
18 208 (9.99%) Software Engineering
19 194 (9.31%) .NET
20 180 (8.64%) SDLC
21 171 (8.21%) Analytics
21 171 (8.21%) User Stories
21 171 (8.21%) Telecoms
22 170 (8.16%) XML
22 170 (8.16%) MS Excel
23 168 (8.07%) SaaS
24 158 (7.59%) Business Analysis
25 153 (7.35%) Windows
26 152 (7.30%) C#
27 151 (7.25%) Workflow

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 35 (1.68%) IIS
2 29 (1.39%) CMS
2 29 (1.39%) Confluence
3 28 (1.34%) Node.js
3 28 (1.34%) SharePoint
4 22 (1.06%) Lync
5 21 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
6 20 (0.96%) Apache
7 16 (0.77%) Cloud Foundry
8 14 (0.67%) OpenStack
8 14 (0.67%) Tomcat
8 14 (0.67%) MS Exchange
9 6 (0.29%) WebLogic
9 6 (0.29%) JBoss
9 6 (0.29%) Drupal
9 6 (0.29%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
10 5 (0.24%) Apache Solr
10 5 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 170 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 88 (4.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 85 (4.08%) MS Visio
4 37 (1.78%) Photoshop
5 33 (1.58%) MS Project
6 29 (1.39%) OmniGraffle
7 25 (1.20%) MS Office
8 16 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
9 14 (0.67%) FrameMaker
10 10 (0.48%) PaintShop Pro
11 6 (0.29%) Acrobat
11 6 (0.29%) Mingle
12 3 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 2 (0.096%) InDesign
13 2 (0.096%) SOLIDWORKS
13 2 (0.096%) SPSS
14 1 (0.048%) Fireworks
14 1 (0.048%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (1.34%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.43%) Magento
3 8 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
5 6 (0.29%) Summit
6 5 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.096%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.096%) Finacle
7 2 (0.096%) Shopify
7 2 (0.096%) Oracle Utilities
7 2 (0.096%) RMDS
7 2 (0.096%) AWD
7 2 (0.096%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.048%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.048%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.048%) Global One
8 1 (0.048%) SAP QM
8 1 (0.048%) Adaptiv
8 1 (0.048%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 168 (8.07%) SaaS
2 81 (3.89%) Amazon AWS
3 73 (3.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 63 (3.02%) Cloud Computing
5 53 (2.54%) PaaS
6 29 (1.39%) IaaS
7 22 (1.06%) Heroku
8 17 (0.82%) Google Analytics
9 12 (0.58%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 9 (0.43%) Force.com
11 7 (0.34%) GitHub
12 5 (0.24%) Basecamp
12 5 (0.24%) Google Apps
12 5 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 4 (0.19%) Office 365
14 2 (0.096%) Adobe Analytics
14 2 (0.096%) Amazon EC2
14 2 (0.096%) Google Cloud Platform
14 2 (0.096%) FinancialForce.com
15 1 (0.048%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 69 (3.31%) Internet
2 46 (2.21%) Firewall
3 42 (2.02%) CTI
4 34 (1.63%) TCP/IP
5 26 (1.25%) Network Security
6 25 (1.20%) DNS
7 24 (1.15%) MPLS
8 23 (1.10%) Wireless
8 23 (1.10%) HTTP
9 20 (0.96%) Ethernet
10 18 (0.86%) VPN
11 17 (0.82%) Broadband
12 16 (0.77%) Unified Communications
13 14 (0.67%) SMTP
14 13 (0.62%) SNMP
14 13 (0.62%) SAN
14 13 (0.62%) DSLAM
15 12 (0.58%) SSL
16 9 (0.43%) WAN
16 9 (0.43%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (6.91%) SQL Server
2 66 (3.17%) Big Data
3 61 (2.93%) Relational Database
4 41 (1.97%) MySQL
5 34 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 32 (1.54%) Oracle Database
7 25 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
8 24 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
9 23 (1.10%) NoSQL
10 22 (1.06%) RDBMS
11 20 (0.96%) Hadoop
12 17 (0.82%) Data Mining
12 17 (0.82%) DB2
13 16 (0.77%) MongoDB
14 14 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
15 13 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 10 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
17 8 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
18 6 (0.29%) JasperReports
18 6 (0.29%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 68 (3.26%) JIRA
2 65 (3.12%) Selenium
3 60 (2.88%) Visual Studio
4 56 (2.69%) JUnit
5 52 (2.50%) Jenkins
6 50 (2.40%) Cucumber
7 45 (2.16%) Subversion
8 43 (2.06%) Maven
8 43 (2.06%) Git (software)
9 33 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
10 31 (1.49%) Eclipse
11 29 (1.39%) Ant
11 29 (1.39%) Axure RP
12 14 (0.67%) WebDriver
12 14 (0.67%) FitNesse
13 12 (0.58%) CruiseControl
13 12 (0.58%) InstallShield
14 11 (0.53%) Gradle
15 9 (0.43%) TestLink
16 8 (0.38%) jMock
General
1 481 (23.09%) Finance
2 470 (22.56%) Marketing
3 171 (8.21%) Telecoms
4 143 (6.87%) Retail
5 121 (5.81%) Banking
6 62 (2.98%) Legal
7 55 (2.64%) Advertising
8 41 (1.97%) Back Office
9 36 (1.73%) Games
10 33 (1.58%) Manufacturing
11 31 (1.49%) Front Office
12 28 (1.34%) Electronics
13 27 (1.30%) Law
14 26 (1.25%) French Language
15 24 (1.15%) Publishing
15 24 (1.15%) Financial Institution
16 23 (1.10%) Automotive
17 21 (1.01%) Billing
18 15 (0.72%) Spanish Language
19 13 (0.62%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 425 (20.40%) Product Manager
2 278 (13.35%) Analyst
3 250 (12.00%) Developer
4 196 (9.41%) Business Analyst
5 165 (7.92%) Architect
6 104 (4.99%) Consultant
7 96 (4.61%) Project Manager
8 92 (4.42%) Designer
9 90 (4.32%) Product Owner
10 61 (2.93%) Java Developer
11 58 (2.78%) Technical Manager
12 56 (2.69%) Software Engineer
13 53 (2.54%) Senior Manager
14 49 (2.35%) Senior Developer
15 48 (2.30%) Solutions Architect
16 46 (2.21%) Solutions Designer
16 46 (2.21%) .NET Developer
17 45 (2.16%) Software Manager
18 44 (2.11%) QA Engineer
19 41 (1.97%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 284 (13.63%) HTML
2 220 (10.56%) CSS
3 194 (9.31%) .NET
4 170 (8.16%) XML
5 149 (7.15%) Web Services
6 133 (6.39%) REST
7 98 (4.70%) SOAP
8 83 (3.98%) HTML5
9 81 (3.89%) J2EE
10 80 (3.84%) ASP.NET
11 75 (3.60%) JSON
12 74 (3.55%) jQuery
12 74 (3.55%) AngularJS
13 66 (3.17%) Spring
14 52 (2.50%) RESTful
15 51 (2.45%) Ajax
16 50 (2.40%) XSLT
17 41 (1.97%) JSP
18 37 (1.78%) Hibernate
18 37 (1.78%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 482 (23.14%) Analytical Skills
2 259 (12.43%) Computer Science
3 246 (11.81%) User Experience
4 129 (6.19%) Enterprise Software
5 118 (5.66%) Management Information System
6 77 (3.70%) Mobile App
7 72 (3.46%) Mathematics
8 43 (2.06%) IVR
9 28 (1.34%) Client/Server
9 28 (1.34%) Social Media
10 24 (1.15%) Public Cloud
11 23 (1.10%) Credit Risk
11 23 (1.10%) Statistics
12 20 (0.96%) RIA
13 19 (0.91%) Private Cloud
14 18 (0.86%) Data Centre
15 17 (0.82%) Visualisation
16 16 (0.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
17 15 (0.72%) Physics
17 15 (0.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 153 (7.35%) Windows
2 142 (6.82%) Linux
3 105 (5.04%) Android
4 88 (4.22%) Apple iOS
5 51 (2.45%) UNIX
6 24 (1.15%) Windows Mobile
7 15 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (0.62%) CentOS
9 10 (0.48%) Windows Phone
10 9 (0.43%) Ubuntu
10 9 (0.43%) zOS
11 7 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.096%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.096%) Embedded Linux
13 2 (0.096%) Fedora
14 1 (0.048%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.048%) Debian
14 1 (0.048%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.048%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 874 (41.96%) Agile Software Development
2 328 (15.75%) Project Management
3 305 (14.64%) Scrum
4 248 (11.91%) E-Commerce
5 208 (9.99%) Software Engineering
6 180 (8.64%) SDLC
7 171 (8.21%) Analytics
7 171 (8.21%) User Stories
8 158 (7.59%) Business Analysis
9 151 (7.25%) Workflow
10 148 (7.11%) CRM
11 141 (6.77%) Stakeholder Management
12 133 (6.39%) ITIL
13 124 (5.95%) Coaching
14 122 (5.86%) Mentoring
15 121 (5.81%) Use Case
16 100 (4.80%) OO
17 99 (4.75%) Waterfall
18 92 (4.42%) PRINCE2
19 91 (4.37%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 374 (17.95%) Java
2 269 (12.91%) SQL
3 250 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 152 (7.30%) C#
5 87 (4.18%) C++
6 74 (3.55%) Python
7 73 (3.50%) C
8 53 (2.54%) PHP
9 49 (2.35%) Perl
10 41 (1.97%) T-SQL
10 41 (1.97%) Ruby
11 32 (1.54%) PowerShell
12 27 (1.30%) Bash Shell
13 22 (1.06%) Objective-C
14 14 (0.67%) Korn
15 12 (0.58%) Groovy
16 11 (0.53%) VBScript
17 9 (0.43%) PHP5
18 7 (0.34%) XPath
19 5 (0.24%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 496 (23.81%) Degree
2 37 (1.78%) PMI Certification
3 35 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 32 (1.54%) ISEB
5 28 (1.34%) PMP
6 18 (0.86%) MCSE
7 17 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
7 17 (0.82%) MBA
8 13 (0.62%) EMC Certification
8 13 (0.62%) PhD
9 12 (0.58%) MCP
10 11 (0.53%) SAP Certification
11 8 (0.38%) Security Cleared
12 7 (0.34%) APMP
12 7 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (0.29%) OCPJP
13 6 (0.29%) VCP5
13 6 (0.29%) SC Cleared
14 5 (0.24%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 249 (11.95%) QA
2 49 (2.35%) ISO 9001
3 42 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (1.15%) SLA
5 13 (0.62%) Data Quality
6 10 (0.48%) WCAG
7 8 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (0.34%) Solvency II
9 6 (0.29%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 6 (0.29%) HIPAA
9 6 (0.29%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.096%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.096%) UCITS
System Software
1 26 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (0.67%) Active Directory
2 14 (0.67%) vCloud
3 9 (0.43%) XenDesktop
3 9 (0.43%) Terminal Services
4 3 (0.14%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.096%) Firmware
6 1 (0.048%) XenApp
6 1 (0.048%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.048%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.048%) Xen
6 1 (0.048%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.048%) vSphere
6 1 (0.048%) Shibboleth
6 1 (0.048%) KVM
6 1 (0.048%) Ceph
6 1 (0.048%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 29 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (1.10%) Puppet
3 20 (0.96%) Ansible
4 12 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
5 11 (0.53%) Nagios
6 9 (0.43%) Nessus
7 6 (0.29%) Oracle Identity Management
8 3 (0.14%) ZABBIX
8 3 (0.14%) SCCM
8 3 (0.14%) SCOM
8 3 (0.14%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.096%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.096%) WMI
9 2 (0.096%) ITRS Geneos
10 1 (0.048%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.048%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.048%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.048%) SCSM
10 1 (0.048%) Cisco Prime
10 1 (0.048%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 215 (10.32%) Microsoft
2 116 (5.57%) Oracle
3 67 (3.22%) VMware
4 57 (2.74%) Google
5 49 (2.35%) Cisco
6 43 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
7 40 (1.92%) SAP
8 31 (1.49%) Sitecore
9 28 (1.34%) Adobe
9 28 (1.34%) Facebook
10 23 (1.10%) HP
10 23 (1.10%) KANA
11 22 (1.06%) Juniper
12 19 (0.91%) Red Hat
12 19 (0.91%) EMC
13 17 (0.82%) Citrix
14 15 (0.72%) ForgeRock
15 12 (0.58%) Alcatel-Lucent
16 11 (0.53%) Perforce
16 11 (0.53%) SolarWinds
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
Essex
Tangent International
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
BBC
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS OTE £45,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + + Excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus scheme / flexible hours
Posted: 11 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + + Excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Hyphen
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Reed Technology
Salary: £24225 - £34200 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum £55-70,000 Base + 20% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Surrey
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Elsevier
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Oxfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + + Full Bens Package
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Capita Resourcing IT
Salary: Car Allowance + benefits
Posted: Yesterday