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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Management
Rank 313 292 320
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +28
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 981 971 912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.85% 0.91% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 1.15% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 755 784 728
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,550
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%

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
92648 84518 90975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.67% 79.58% 77.87%
Number of salaries quoted 73866 69082 77128
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -28 886 £55,000 +4.76% 114
London -58 412 £60,000 +4.34% 44
South East -2 223 £55,000 +10.00% 23
East of England -13 104 £50,000 -4.76% 11
Berkshire +31 101 £62,000 +24.00% 10
City of London -30 94 £60,000 +9.09% 9
Surrey +11 48 £45,000 - 4
Reading +16 41 £52,500 -13.22% 5
North West -6 39 £55,000 +42.85% 3
Yorkshire -23 37 £40,000 -11.11% 5
West Midlands +14 36 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Cambridgeshire -8 36 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Cambridge -12 36 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Hertfordshire -6 35 £60,000 -0.82% 2
Wales +27 34 £34,000 +0.74% 1
Bedfordshire +8 32 £45,000 -14.28% 5
South Wales +25 31 £34,000 +0.74% 1
Scotland +1 30 £47,500 +26.66% 4
Cheshire +13 28 £55,000 +46.66%
Hampshire -19 27 £65,000 +23.80% 4
East Midlands +1 25 £50,000 -4.76%
Bedford +4 23 £40,000 -21.95% 3
North Yorkshire +1 22 £40,000 - 1
Harrogate -7 21 £40,000 - 1
Edinburgh +3 19 £47,500 - 4
Warwickshire +22 18 £47,500 +35.71% 4
Oxfordshire +18 18 £43,750 -2.77% 3
Kent +12 17 £34,000 -33.65%
Nottinghamshire +1 14 £45,000 -14.28%
Woking +7 13 £42,500 -5.55%

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 616 (29.04%) Marketing
2 583 (27.49%) Finance
3 536 (25.27%) Degree
4 445 (20.98%) Project Management
5 369 (17.40%) Agile Software Development
6 305 (14.38%) Java
7 302 (14.24%) SQL
8 276 (13.01%) Scrum
9 257 (12.12%) Microsoft
10 232 (10.94%) Business Analysis
11 231 (10.89%) C#
12 230 (10.84%) E-Commerce
13 211 (9.95%) Linux
14 210 (9.90%) HTML
15 208 (9.81%) .NET
16 207 (9.76%) QA
17 201 (9.48%) JavaScript
18 197 (9.29%) Computer Science
19 194 (9.15%) MS Excel
20 193 (9.10%) Windows
21 192 (9.05%) SQL Server
22 183 (8.63%) Analytics
23 181 (8.53%) Software Engineering
24 173 (8.16%) SaaS
25 172 (8.11%) Telecoms
26 164 (7.73%) CSS
27 150 (7.07%) Enterprise Software
28 136 (6.41%) B2B
29 135 (6.36%) XML
29 135 (6.36%) Retail

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 84 (3.96%) Apache
2 59 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 58 (2.73%) Tomcat
4 50 (2.36%) CMS
5 35 (1.65%) Drupal
6 34 (1.60%) IIS
7 28 (1.32%) Confluence
8 21 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
9 16 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
10 15 (0.71%) OpenStack
11 9 (0.42%) WebLogic
11 9 (0.42%) CloudStack
11 9 (0.42%) Lync
12 8 (0.38%) Node.js
12 8 (0.38%) SAS
12 8 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
13 5 (0.24%) WordPress
13 5 (0.24%) MS Exchange
14 4 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
15 2 (0.094%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 194 (9.15%) MS Excel
2 65 (3.06%) MS Office
3 39 (1.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 29 (1.37%) Photoshop
5 20 (0.94%) MS Project
6 17 (0.80%) MS Visio
7 16 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
8 14 (0.66%) Fireworks
9 11 (0.52%) OmniGraffle
10 5 (0.24%) AutoCAD
11 4 (0.19%) Pro/ENGINEER
12 2 (0.094%) InfoPath
13 1 (0.047%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 26 (1.23%) Google Analytics
2 15 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.57%) Magento
4 8 (0.38%) Finacle
4 8 (0.38%) Temenos T24
5 6 (0.28%) WebTrends
6 4 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.14%) Maximo
7 3 (0.14%) Oracle Retail
8 2 (0.094%) SiteCatalyst
8 2 (0.094%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.094%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.094%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.047%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.047%) RMDS
9 1 (0.047%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.047%) Agresso
9 1 (0.047%) SAP SD
9 1 (0.047%) Summit
9 1 (0.047%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 173 (8.16%) SaaS
2 20 (0.94%) IaaS
3 19 (0.90%) GitHub
4 16 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (0.71%) PaaS
6 14 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (0.19%) Google Compute Engine
9 2 (0.094%) Office 365
9 2 (0.094%) Taleo
10 1 (0.047%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.047%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 123 (5.80%) Internet
2 56 (2.64%) HTTP
3 51 (2.40%) TCP/IP
4 43 (2.03%) Wireless
5 34 (1.60%) VoIP
6 30 (1.41%) DNS
7 26 (1.23%) LDAP
8 25 (1.18%) WAN
9 23 (1.08%) SSL
10 21 (0.99%) SMTP
10 21 (0.99%) Unified Communications
11 20 (0.94%) Firewall
11 20 (0.94%) 3G
12 19 (0.90%) Network Security
12 19 (0.90%) VPN
12 19 (0.90%) LAN
13 18 (0.85%) GSM
14 17 (0.80%) Broadband
14 17 (0.80%) TETRA
15 16 (0.75%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (9.05%) SQL Server
2 102 (4.81%) MySQL
3 66 (3.11%) Relational Database
4 43 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
5 34 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 33 (1.56%) Big Data
7 21 (0.99%) Oracle Database
8 20 (0.94%) NoSQL
9 15 (0.71%) MongoDB
10 12 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (0.47%) SQL Server 2000
12 10 (0.47%) Hadoop
12 10 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
12 10 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
13 8 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (0.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 7 (0.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 61 (2.88%) JIRA
2 53 (2.50%) Maven
3 42 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 41 (1.93%) Visual Studio
5 35 (1.65%) Git (software)
6 31 (1.46%) Subversion
7 24 (1.13%) Jenkins
8 21 (0.99%) Selenium
9 19 (0.90%) Axure RP
10 16 (0.75%) JUnit
11 12 (0.57%) NUnit
12 11 (0.52%) MSTest
12 11 (0.52%) Moq
13 10 (0.47%) Cucumber
14 8 (0.38%) JProfiler
14 8 (0.38%) MSBuild
14 8 (0.38%) YourKit
15 7 (0.33%) Eclipse
16 5 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 5 (0.24%) Dreamweaver
General
1 616 (29.04%) Marketing
2 583 (27.49%) Finance
3 172 (8.11%) Telecoms
4 135 (6.36%) Retail
5 78 (3.68%) Publishing
6 77 (3.63%) Legal
7 74 (3.49%) Banking
8 59 (2.78%) Advertising
9 54 (2.55%) Games
10 40 (1.89%) Manufacturing
11 36 (1.70%) Electronics
12 32 (1.51%) French Language
13 31 (1.46%) German Language
14 29 (1.37%) Back Office
15 26 (1.23%) Law
16 23 (1.08%) Automotive
17 16 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
18 15 (0.71%) Front Office
19 12 (0.57%) Billing
20 9 (0.42%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 673 (31.73%) Product Manager
2 278 (13.11%) Developer
3 225 (10.61%) Analyst
4 151 (7.12%) Senior Manager
5 150 (7.07%) Business Analyst
6 133 (6.27%) Architect
7 124 (5.85%) Consultant
7 124 (5.85%) Senior Product Manager
8 91 (4.29%) Project Manager
9 78 (3.68%) Solutions Architect
10 64 (3.02%) Java Developer
11 60 (2.83%) Technical Manager
12 58 (2.73%) Development Manager
13 51 (2.40%) Software Engineer
14 50 (2.36%) Designer
15 49 (2.31%) Software Manager
16 44 (2.07%) Senior Developer
17 38 (1.79%) Account Manager
18 35 (1.65%) Senior Consultant
18 35 (1.65%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (9.90%) HTML
2 208 (9.81%) .NET
3 164 (7.73%) CSS
4 135 (6.36%) XML
5 94 (4.43%) HTML5
6 89 (4.20%) ASP.NET
7 88 (4.15%) Spring
8 87 (4.10%) Web Services
9 70 (3.30%) jQuery
10 67 (3.16%) .NET Framework
11 63 (2.97%) REST
12 57 (2.69%) J2EE
13 54 (2.55%) WCF
14 51 (2.40%) Ajax
14 51 (2.40%) Middleware
15 38 (1.79%) WinForms
16 37 (1.74%) Ruby on Rails
17 36 (1.70%) LAMP
18 35 (1.65%) AngularJS
19 34 (1.60%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 197 (9.29%) Computer Science
2 150 (7.07%) Enterprise Software
3 116 (5.47%) Management Information System
4 94 (4.43%) Mobile App
5 71 (3.35%) Mathematics
6 47 (2.22%) Open Source
7 36 (1.70%) Social Media
8 30 (1.41%) Visualisation
9 29 (1.37%) Digital Media
10 27 (1.27%) Derivative
11 25 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 24 (1.13%) Clustering
13 22 (1.04%) Client/Server
13 22 (1.04%) Blog
14 21 (0.99%) iPhone
14 21 (0.99%) Cryptography
14 21 (0.99%) N-Tier
15 20 (0.94%) Smartcard
16 17 (0.80%) Physics
16 17 (0.80%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 211 (9.95%) Linux
2 193 (9.10%) Windows
3 111 (5.23%) UNIX
4 92 (4.34%) Android
5 74 (3.49%) Apple iOS
6 26 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (0.47%) Solaris
11 8 (0.38%) Windows 2000
11 8 (0.38%) FreeBSD
11 8 (0.38%) Windows XP
12 6 (0.28%) CentOS
13 5 (0.24%) AIX
14 4 (0.19%) VMS
14 4 (0.19%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.14%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.047%) Embedded Linux
16 1 (0.047%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 445 (20.98%) Project Management
2 369 (17.40%) Agile Software Development
3 276 (13.01%) Scrum
4 232 (10.94%) Business Analysis
5 230 (10.84%) E-Commerce
6 183 (8.63%) Analytics
7 181 (8.53%) Software Engineering
8 136 (6.41%) B2B
9 131 (6.18%) User Stories
10 128 (6.03%) OO
11 123 (5.80%) TDD
12 117 (5.52%) CRM
13 100 (4.71%) Release Management
13 100 (4.71%) Waterfall
14 95 (4.48%) ITIL
15 94 (4.43%) Product Marketing
16 92 (4.34%) Use Case
17 89 (4.20%) MVC
18 86 (4.05%) UML
18 86 (4.05%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 305 (14.38%) Java
2 302 (14.24%) SQL
3 231 (10.89%) C#
4 201 (9.48%) JavaScript
5 107 (5.04%) C++
6 103 (4.86%) Python
7 93 (4.38%) PHP
8 81 (3.82%) Perl
9 71 (3.35%) C
10 60 (2.83%) Ruby
11 43 (2.03%) T-SQL
12 29 (1.37%) Bash Shell
13 21 (0.99%) VB.NET
14 18 (0.85%) Shell Script
14 18 (0.85%) VB
15 14 (0.66%) Objective-C
16 12 (0.57%) VBA
16 12 (0.57%) PHP5
17 10 (0.47%) VBScript
17 10 (0.47%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 536 (25.27%) Degree
2 61 (2.88%) Security Cleared
3 25 (1.18%) ISEB
4 21 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (0.94%) MBA
6 19 (0.90%) ACCA
7 17 (0.80%) CCNA
8 15 (0.71%) CISSP
8 15 (0.71%) PMI Certification
9 13 (0.61%) PMP
10 11 (0.52%) ISTQB
11 10 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (0.42%) SC Cleared
12 9 (0.42%) Postgraduate
13 8 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 8 (0.38%) CFA
14 7 (0.33%) PhD
15 6 (0.28%) GIAC
15 6 (0.28%) HND
15 6 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 207 (9.76%) QA
2 30 (1.41%) SLA
3 9 (0.42%) ISO 9000
3 9 (0.42%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.19%) Solvency II
5 4 (0.19%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.094%) UCITS
6 2 (0.094%) EMIR
6 2 (0.094%) MiFID
7 1 (0.047%) COBIT
7 1 (0.047%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.047%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.047%) GAMP
7 1 (0.047%) GxP
7 1 (0.047%) Basel II
7 1 (0.047%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.047%) Section 508
7 1 (0.047%) AIFMD
7 1 (0.047%) FATCA
System Software
1 33 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (0.66%) Active Directory
2 14 (0.66%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.24%) VMware ESX
3 5 (0.24%) vCloud
4 3 (0.14%) Snort
4 3 (0.14%) ProxySG
5 2 (0.094%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.094%) KVM
5 2 (0.094%) vSphere
5 2 (0.094%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (0.094%) SRDF
6 1 (0.047%) Xen
6 1 (0.047%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.047%) XenApp
6 1 (0.047%) XenServer
6 1 (0.047%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.047%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (0.28%) Puppet
2 3 (0.14%) Cisco IPCC
2 3 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.094%) Icinga
3 2 (0.094%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.094%) Netcool
3 2 (0.094%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (0.094%) Nagios
3 2 (0.094%) Cacti
3 2 (0.094%) SCOM
4 1 (0.047%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (0.047%) OpenView
4 1 (0.047%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.047%) Unicenter
4 1 (0.047%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.047%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.047%) logstash
Vendors
1 257 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 115 (5.42%) Oracle
3 55 (2.59%) Google
4 49 (2.31%) Cisco
5 46 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
6 42 (1.98%) VMware
7 36 (1.70%) Adobe
8 27 (1.27%) BT
9 26 (1.23%) SAP
10 23 (1.08%) F5
11 22 (1.04%) Juniper
12 21 (0.99%) Red Hat
13 19 (0.90%) HP
14 16 (0.75%) EMC
14 16 (0.75%) Siebel
15 15 (0.71%) Atlassian
16 14 (0.66%) JBoss
17 12 (0.57%) TOWER Software
18 11 (0.52%) Sybase
19 10 (0.47%) Huawei
Surrey
NST Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Surrey
NST Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Ordnance Survey
Salary: £43,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Ordnance Survey
Salary: £43,000 per annum Plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS
Posted: 12 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
UK
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £25,000 - £33,000, DOE Per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £68000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Yoh
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday