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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Management
Rank 322 291 322
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +31
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 933 1132 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.87% 0.96% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 1.18% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 723 926 695
Average salary £51,750 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £36,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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
89248 96221 87010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.53% 81.95% 79.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72491 78159 71532
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -42 832 £52,500 -4.54% 134
London -40 407 £62,500 +8.69% 60
South East -14 195 £46,750 -18.69% 29
Berkshire -20 84 £52,500 -12.50% 16
City of London 0 82 £62,500 +4.16% 21
Wales +46 56 £40,000 +12.67% 3
South Wales +46 55 £40,000 +12.67% 3
East of England -35 55 £51,250 +2.50% 9
North West -5 45 £32,500 -27.77% 7
South West -9 39 £40,000 -9.09% 13
West Midlands -8 38 £41,000 -18.00% 2
Surrey +21 34 £57,500 -4.16% 8
Reading -35 34 £60,000 - 3
Yorkshire -18 28 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Middlesex +34 26 £51,000 -21.53%
Cambridgeshire +3 26 £39,250 -23.78% 4
Torfaen +2 24 £47,500 +31.94% 1
Cwmbran +2 24 £47,500 +31.94% 1
West Yorkshire +29 23 £45,000 -12.19% 4
Manchester +10 23 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Leeds +22 22 £45,000 -18.18% 4
East Midlands +10 21 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Hampshire +3 21 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Cheshire -3 19 £32,500 -27.77% 2
Buckinghamshire +4 18 £36,000 -42.40% 1
Cambridge +14 17 £40,000 -8.57% 3
Nottinghamshire +17 16 £45,000 +15.38%
Nottingham +3 16 £45,000 +15.38%
Bristol -5 16 £43,750 -2.77% 2
Devon -9 14 £20,000 -46.66%

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 730 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
2 515 (26.56%) Degree
3 496 (25.58%) Finance
4 467 (24.08%) Marketing
5 420 (21.66%) Analytical Skills
6 358 (18.46%) Java
7 355 (18.31%) Scrum
8 317 (16.35%) HTML
9 290 (14.96%) Project Management
10 269 (13.87%) JavaScript
11 257 (13.25%) SQL
12 248 (12.79%) User Experience
13 246 (12.69%) CSS
14 224 (11.55%) QA
15 214 (11.04%) .NET
16 196 (10.11%) Telecoms
17 193 (9.95%) E-Commerce
18 187 (9.64%) Microsoft
19 183 (9.44%) Windows
19 183 (9.44%) Computer Science
19 183 (9.44%) Software Engineering
20 174 (8.97%) MS Excel
21 166 (8.56%) SQL Server
22 163 (8.41%) C#
22 163 (8.41%) Enterprise Software
23 152 (7.84%) OO
24 148 (7.63%) Retail
25 145 (7.48%) Analytics
26 144 (7.43%) Linux
27 143 (7.37%) XML

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 46 (2.37%) CMS
2 40 (2.06%) Confluence
3 34 (1.75%) IIS
4 31 (1.60%) SharePoint
5 30 (1.55%) Apache
6 19 (0.98%) Lync
6 19 (0.98%) Tomcat
7 18 (0.93%) Drupal
8 15 (0.77%) MS Exchange
9 12 (0.62%) WebLogic
9 12 (0.62%) Node.js
10 9 (0.46%) OpenStack
10 9 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (0.36%) nginx
11 7 (0.36%) Liferay
11 7 (0.36%) Alfresco
11 7 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
11 7 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (0.36%) JBoss
Applications
1 174 (8.97%) MS Excel
2 66 (3.40%) MS Visio
3 62 (3.20%) Photoshop
4 57 (2.94%) MS Office
5 55 (2.84%) MS PowerPoint
6 47 (2.42%) MS Project
7 30 (1.55%) OmniGraffle
8 19 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
9 16 (0.83%) FrameMaker
10 12 (0.62%) PaintShop Pro
11 8 (0.41%) Fireworks
12 6 (0.31%) Acrobat
12 6 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 5 (0.26%) Mingle
14 4 (0.21%) SPSS
15 2 (0.10%) InDesign
15 2 (0.10%) SOLIDWORKS
15 2 (0.10%) InfoPath
15 2 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
15 2 (0.10%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 12 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (0.52%) Temenos T24
2 10 (0.52%) Finacle
3 9 (0.46%) Summit
4 4 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.21%) thinkFolio
4 4 (0.21%) MoSes
4 4 (0.21%) Towers Watson Igloo
5 2 (0.10%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.10%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.10%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.10%) Magento
5 2 (0.10%) Shopify
5 2 (0.10%) Oracle Utilities
6 1 (0.052%) Radian6
6 1 (0.052%) OPENHousing
6 1 (0.052%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.052%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 136 (7.01%) SaaS
2 41 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 28 (1.44%) Google Analytics
5 26 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
6 24 (1.24%) PaaS
7 9 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (0.41%) IaaS
9 7 (0.36%) Office 365
10 6 (0.31%) Heroku
10 6 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 5 (0.26%) Mimecast
11 5 (0.26%) Basecamp
12 4 (0.21%) FinancialForce.com
13 3 (0.15%) Amazon S3
14 2 (0.10%) Force.com
14 2 (0.10%) GitHub
14 2 (0.10%) Google Apps
14 2 (0.10%) Route 53
14 2 (0.10%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 69 (3.56%) Internet
2 52 (2.68%) TCP/IP
3 50 (2.58%) Firewall
4 43 (2.22%) MPLS
5 39 (2.01%) Ethernet
6 35 (1.81%) Wireless
7 34 (1.75%) HTTP
8 32 (1.65%) Broadband
9 31 (1.60%) DNS
10 29 (1.50%) VPN
11 24 (1.24%) LAN
11 24 (1.24%) WAN
12 20 (1.03%) DSLAM
12 20 (1.03%) Unified Communications
13 18 (0.93%) CTI
14 15 (0.77%) NetScaler
15 13 (0.67%) OSPF
15 13 (0.67%) BGP
16 12 (0.62%) SNMP
16 12 (0.62%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (8.56%) SQL Server
2 59 (3.04%) Relational Database
3 55 (2.84%) Big Data
4 52 (2.68%) MySQL
5 37 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 33 (1.70%) NoSQL
7 31 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 28 (1.44%) Data Mining
9 25 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
10 22 (1.13%) RDBMS
10 22 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
11 21 (1.08%) MongoDB
12 19 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 18 (0.93%) DB2
13 18 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 16 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
15 15 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
16 14 (0.72%) Oracle Database
17 13 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
18 12 (0.62%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 72 (3.71%) JIRA
2 54 (2.78%) JUnit
3 51 (2.63%) Cucumber
3 51 (2.63%) Selenium
4 46 (2.37%) Eclipse
5 40 (2.06%) Jenkins
6 39 (2.01%) Visual Studio
7 38 (1.96%) Maven
8 36 (1.86%) Axure RP
9 26 (1.34%) Subversion
9 26 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
10 21 (1.08%) FitNesse
11 18 (0.93%) Ant
12 17 (0.88%) Git (software)
12 17 (0.88%) WebDriver
13 14 (0.72%) InstallShield
14 11 (0.57%) TestLink
15 10 (0.52%) CruiseControl
16 8 (0.41%) SpecFlow
17 7 (0.36%) Gradle
General
1 496 (25.58%) Finance
2 467 (24.08%) Marketing
3 196 (10.11%) Telecoms
4 148 (7.63%) Retail
5 121 (6.24%) Banking
6 61 (3.15%) Advertising
7 52 (2.68%) Legal
8 46 (2.37%) Financial Institution
9 36 (1.86%) Games
9 36 (1.86%) Billing
10 35 (1.81%) Publishing
11 32 (1.65%) Front Office
12 29 (1.50%) Back Office
13 23 (1.19%) Automotive
14 22 (1.13%) Electronics
15 21 (1.08%) Manufacturing
16 20 (1.03%) French Language
17 16 (0.83%) Retail Banking
18 15 (0.77%) Law
19 12 (0.62%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 431 (22.23%) Product Manager
2 249 (12.84%) Developer
3 246 (12.69%) Analyst
4 157 (8.10%) Business Analyst
5 129 (6.65%) Architect
6 96 (4.95%) Designer
7 94 (4.85%) Project Manager
8 91 (4.69%) Consultant
9 77 (3.97%) Software Engineer
10 74 (3.82%) Senior Developer
11 65 (3.35%) Account Manager
12 62 (3.20%) Product Owner
13 57 (2.94%) Software Developer
14 56 (2.89%) Java Developer
14 56 (2.89%) UX Designer
15 55 (2.84%) Technical Manager
16 52 (2.68%) Senior Manager
17 49 (2.53%) Front-End Developer
18 46 (2.37%) Graduate
19 40 (2.06%) Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 317 (16.35%) HTML
2 246 (12.69%) CSS
3 214 (11.04%) .NET
4 143 (7.37%) XML
5 139 (7.17%) Web Services
6 102 (5.26%) HTML5
7 98 (5.05%) jQuery
8 77 (3.97%) Spring
9 70 (3.61%) J2EE
10 68 (3.51%) REST
11 65 (3.35%) ASP.NET
12 57 (2.94%) SOAP
13 55 (2.84%) CSS3
14 45 (2.32%) JSON
15 44 (2.27%) JSP
16 43 (2.22%) Ajax
17 42 (2.17%) .NET Framework
18 37 (1.91%) Java EE
19 35 (1.81%) WCF
20 33 (1.70%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 420 (21.66%) Analytical Skills
2 248 (12.79%) User Experience
3 183 (9.44%) Computer Science
4 163 (8.41%) Enterprise Software
5 128 (6.60%) Management Information System
6 71 (3.66%) Mathematics
6 71 (3.66%) Open Source
7 66 (3.40%) Mobile App
8 32 (1.65%) Statistics
9 28 (1.44%) Social Media
9 28 (1.44%) Digital Media
10 25 (1.29%) Client/Server
11 23 (1.19%) Visualisation
11 23 (1.19%) Physics
12 22 (1.13%) Credit Risk
13 21 (1.08%) RIA
14 20 (1.03%) N-Tier
14 20 (1.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 19 (0.98%) Blackberry
16 17 (0.88%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 183 (9.44%) Windows
2 144 (7.43%) Linux
3 101 (5.21%) Android
4 76 (3.92%) Apple iOS
5 70 (3.61%) UNIX
6 17 (0.88%) Windows Phone
7 16 (0.83%) CentOS
8 14 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
8 14 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (0.41%) zOS
12 5 (0.26%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.26%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.26%) Solaris
13 4 (0.21%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.10%) Debian
16 1 (0.052%) Embedded Linux
16 1 (0.052%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 730 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
2 355 (18.31%) Scrum
3 290 (14.96%) Project Management
4 193 (9.95%) E-Commerce
5 183 (9.44%) Software Engineering
6 152 (7.84%) OO
7 145 (7.48%) Analytics
8 141 (7.27%) Business Analysis
9 135 (6.96%) User Stories
10 112 (5.78%) Mentoring
11 101 (5.21%) Business Development
12 99 (5.11%) CRM
13 97 (5.00%) Waterfall
13 97 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
14 96 (4.95%) TDD
15 89 (4.59%) Stakeholder Management
16 87 (4.49%) PRINCE2
17 81 (4.18%) Workflow
18 80 (4.13%) Product Marketing
19 74 (3.82%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 358 (18.46%) Java
2 269 (13.87%) JavaScript
3 257 (13.25%) SQL
4 163 (8.41%) C#
5 94 (4.85%) C++
6 77 (3.97%) C
7 57 (2.94%) Python
8 50 (2.58%) PHP
9 49 (2.53%) Perl
10 35 (1.81%) Bash Shell
11 30 (1.55%) T-SQL
12 24 (1.24%) Objective-C
13 21 (1.08%) Ruby
14 17 (0.88%) Korn
15 16 (0.83%) Assembly Language
16 13 (0.67%) VB
16 13 (0.67%) VB.NET
17 12 (0.62%) PowerShell
18 8 (0.41%) VBA
18 8 (0.41%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 515 (26.56%) Degree
2 39 (2.01%) PMI Certification
3 32 (1.65%) PMP
3 32 (1.65%) Security Cleared
4 24 (1.24%) SC Cleared
5 16 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (0.77%) PhD
7 11 (0.57%) MBA
8 9 (0.46%) RHCSA
8 9 (0.46%) MCSE
9 8 (0.41%) SAP Certification
9 8 (0.41%) RHCE
9 8 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (0.36%) APMP
11 6 (0.31%) Postgraduate
11 6 (0.31%) MCP
11 6 (0.31%) CISSP
11 6 (0.31%) ISEB
11 6 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (0.31%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 224 (11.55%) QA
2 27 (1.39%) ISO 9001
3 23 (1.19%) SLA
4 15 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.46%) ISO 14001
6 6 (0.31%) Solvency II
7 5 (0.26%) WCAG
8 3 (0.15%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.10%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 2 (0.10%) Basel II
9 2 (0.10%) UCITS
9 2 (0.10%) EMIR
10 1 (0.052%) FISMA
10 1 (0.052%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.052%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.052%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 26 (1.34%) Active Directory
2 25 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (1.24%) Firmware
4 13 (0.67%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.36%) XenApp
6 6 (0.31%) vSphere
7 5 (0.26%) vCloud
8 3 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.10%) Sendmail
9 2 (0.10%) Varnish
10 1 (0.052%) KVM
10 1 (0.052%) Docker
10 1 (0.052%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.052%) XenServer
10 1 (0.052%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.052%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.052%) Xen
10 1 (0.052%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.052%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
1 10 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (0.46%) SCCM
2 9 (0.46%) SCOM
3 8 (0.41%) Nessus
4 6 (0.31%) Puppet
5 4 (0.21%) OpenView
5 4 (0.21%) Nagios
6 3 (0.15%) Ansible
6 3 (0.15%) OpenNMS
6 3 (0.15%) Netcool
7 2 (0.10%) MIMEsweeper
7 2 (0.10%) MAILsweeper
7 2 (0.10%) WMI
7 2 (0.10%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.10%) Oracle Identity Management
7 2 (0.10%) SCDPM
7 2 (0.10%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.052%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.052%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 187 (9.64%) Microsoft
2 91 (4.69%) Oracle
3 61 (3.15%) Google
4 47 (2.42%) Cisco
5 45 (2.32%) VMware
6 32 (1.65%) HP
7 28 (1.44%) SAP
7 28 (1.44%) Adobe
8 26 (1.34%) Juniper
8 26 (1.34%) Facebook
9 25 (1.29%) Citrix
10 24 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
11 23 (1.19%) ForgeRock
12 22 (1.13%) Red Hat
13 17 (0.88%) F5
13 17 (0.88%) Perforce
14 14 (0.72%) IBM
14 14 (0.72%) AppDynamics
15 13 (0.67%) SolarWinds
15 13 (0.67%) Sitecore
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