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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Management
Rank 297 316 307
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -9
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 1084 1031 930
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.99% 0.89% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.07% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 851 804 740
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.10% +5.55%

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
92664 96389 87884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.86% 82.75% 81.05%
Number of salaries quoted 75930 77539 71844
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +23 1003 £55,000 - 113
London +23 464 £60,000 - 47
South East +20 225 £51,000 +2.00% 24
City of London +34 105 £60,000 - 17
Berkshire -8 80 £60,000 +14.28% 12
Yorkshire +5 63 £50,000 +25.00% 4
West Yorkshire +47 61 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Leeds +57 60 £50,000 +11.11% 3
North West +22 58 £41,000 -18.00% 6
East of England -58 52 £43,500 -17.14% 9
South West +26 50 £45,000 +50.00% 14
Surrey -5 45 £55,000 +22.22% 5
Manchester +39 39 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Hampshire +26 39 £57,500 -8.00% 4
Reading -9 38 £45,000 -13.46% 3
East Midlands +8 37 £42,500 -15.00% 5
West Midlands -16 37 £46,250 -2.63% 1
Cambridgeshire -1 32 £38,500 -3.75% 7
Bristol +9 29 £45,000 +50.00% 5
Cambridge +2 23 £41,750 +4.37% 6
Wales -6 23 £39,500 +21.53% 5
Oxfordshire +6 22 £44,000 -7.36% 3
South Wales -9 22 £39,500 +21.53% 5
Nottingham +5 20 £27,500 -38.88% 4
Nottinghamshire 0 20 £27,500 -40.54% 4
Scotland -4 18 £49,155 +7.44% 3
Cheshire -11 18 £35,000 -35.18% 1
Middlesex +11 13 £51,000 -2.85%
Woking +9 13 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Edinburgh -6 13 £50,000 +14.28%

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 820 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
2 523 (25.34%) Degree
3 500 (24.22%) Marketing
4 484 (23.45%) Analytical Skills
5 471 (22.82%) Finance
6 366 (17.73%) Java
7 323 (15.65%) Project Management
8 319 (15.46%) Scrum
9 294 (14.24%) HTML
10 263 (12.74%) SQL
11 258 (12.50%) User Experience
12 248 (12.02%) QA
13 242 (11.72%) E-Commerce
14 241 (11.68%) JavaScript
15 234 (11.34%) Computer Science
16 233 (11.29%) CSS
17 200 (9.69%) Microsoft
18 196 (9.50%) .NET
19 192 (9.30%) Software Engineering
20 175 (8.48%) Telecoms
21 171 (8.28%) XML
21 171 (8.28%) Analytics
22 170 (8.24%) SDLC
23 169 (8.19%) MS Excel
24 163 (7.90%) Windows
24 163 (7.90%) SaaS
25 150 (7.27%) User Stories
26 149 (7.22%) Web Services
27 148 (7.17%) Business Analysis
28 147 (7.12%) Retail

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 39 (1.89%) IIS
2 37 (1.79%) Confluence
3 36 (1.74%) CMS
4 27 (1.31%) SharePoint
5 26 (1.26%) Lync
6 25 (1.21%) Apache
7 19 (0.92%) Node.js
8 15 (0.73%) Tomcat
8 15 (0.73%) MS Exchange
9 12 (0.58%) OpenStack
10 11 (0.53%) Cloud Foundry
11 9 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
12 8 (0.39%) WebLogic
13 7 (0.34%) nginx
14 6 (0.29%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
14 6 (0.29%) JBoss
14 6 (0.29%) Drupal
15 5 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
15 5 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
15 5 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 169 (8.19%) MS Excel
2 75 (3.63%) MS Visio
2 75 (3.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 47 (2.28%) Photoshop
4 40 (1.94%) MS Project
5 36 (1.74%) MS Office
6 31 (1.50%) OmniGraffle
7 20 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
8 16 (0.78%) FrameMaker
9 12 (0.58%) PaintShop Pro
10 6 (0.29%) Acrobat
11 5 (0.24%) Mingle
12 3 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 2 (0.097%) InDesign
13 2 (0.097%) SOLIDWORKS
13 2 (0.097%) SPSS
14 1 (0.048%) Fireworks
14 1 (0.048%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (0.44%) Magento
3 8 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.34%) Summit
5 6 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.19%) WebTrends
8 3 (0.15%) Finacle
8 3 (0.15%) Temenos T24
9 2 (0.097%) Shopify
9 2 (0.097%) Oracle Utilities
9 2 (0.097%) RMDS
10 1 (0.048%) AWD
10 1 (0.048%) Oracle BPM
10 1 (0.048%) MoSes
10 1 (0.048%) Towers Watson Igloo
10 1 (0.048%) Markit EDM
10 1 (0.048%) Oracle CRM
10 1 (0.048%) Global One
10 1 (0.048%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 163 (7.90%) SaaS
2 65 (3.15%) Amazon AWS
3 54 (2.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 53 (2.57%) Cloud Computing
5 45 (2.18%) PaaS
6 26 (1.26%) Google Analytics
7 23 (1.11%) IaaS
8 14 (0.68%) Heroku
9 6 (0.29%) Force.com
9 6 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 6 (0.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 5 (0.24%) Google Apps
10 5 (0.24%) Office 365
10 5 (0.24%) GitHub
10 5 (0.24%) Basecamp
11 4 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.19%) FinancialForce.com
12 3 (0.15%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.097%) Route 53
13 2 (0.097%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 74 (3.59%) Internet
2 48 (2.33%) Firewall
3 42 (2.03%) TCP/IP
4 33 (1.60%) CTI
5 28 (1.36%) DNS
6 26 (1.26%) HTTP
6 26 (1.26%) MPLS
7 25 (1.21%) Ethernet
8 24 (1.16%) VPN
8 24 (1.16%) Wireless
9 22 (1.07%) Unified Communications
10 18 (0.87%) Broadband
11 16 (0.78%) WAN
11 16 (0.78%) Network Security
12 15 (0.73%) SNMP
13 14 (0.68%) LAN
14 13 (0.63%) DSLAM
15 12 (0.58%) SMTP
16 10 (0.48%) VoIP
16 10 (0.48%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (7.12%) SQL Server
2 60 (2.91%) Relational Database
3 56 (2.71%) Big Data
4 44 (2.13%) MySQL
5 31 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 30 (1.45%) Oracle Database
6 30 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 24 (1.16%) Data Mining
8 23 (1.11%) RDBMS
9 21 (1.02%) NoSQL
10 20 (0.97%) MongoDB
11 19 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
11 19 (0.92%) DB2
12 17 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 16 (0.78%) Hadoop
13 16 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
14 13 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 11 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 10 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
17 7 (0.34%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 70 (3.39%) JIRA
2 63 (3.05%) Selenium
3 54 (2.62%) JUnit
4 53 (2.57%) Visual Studio
4 53 (2.57%) Cucumber
5 50 (2.42%) Jenkins
6 41 (1.99%) Subversion
7 40 (1.94%) Maven
8 37 (1.79%) Eclipse
9 30 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
9 30 (1.45%) Axure RP
10 25 (1.21%) Git (software)
11 22 (1.07%) Ant
12 17 (0.82%) FitNesse
13 15 (0.73%) WebDriver
14 14 (0.68%) InstallShield
15 12 (0.58%) CruiseControl
16 10 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 10 (0.48%) TestLink
17 9 (0.44%) Gradle
General
1 500 (24.22%) Marketing
2 471 (22.82%) Finance
3 175 (8.48%) Telecoms
4 147 (7.12%) Retail
5 111 (5.38%) Banking
6 66 (3.20%) Legal
7 61 (2.96%) Advertising
8 40 (1.94%) Games
9 36 (1.74%) Back Office
10 33 (1.60%) Front Office
11 29 (1.41%) Automotive
11 29 (1.41%) Financial Institution
11 29 (1.41%) Billing
12 28 (1.36%) Law
12 28 (1.36%) Manufacturing
13 26 (1.26%) Electronics
14 25 (1.21%) French Language
15 19 (0.92%) Publishing
16 14 (0.68%) Spanish Language
17 13 (0.63%) German Language
Job Titles
1 443 (21.46%) Product Manager
2 274 (13.28%) Analyst
3 227 (11.00%) Developer
4 185 (8.96%) Business Analyst
5 141 (6.83%) Architect
6 108 (5.23%) Consultant
7 98 (4.75%) Project Manager
8 95 (4.60%) Designer
9 88 (4.26%) Product Owner
10 65 (3.15%) Java Developer
11 63 (3.05%) Technical Manager
12 56 (2.71%) Software Engineer
12 56 (2.71%) Account Manager
13 48 (2.33%) Senior Manager
14 47 (2.28%) Senior Developer
15 46 (2.23%) Software Manager
16 43 (2.08%) Solutions Architect
17 41 (1.99%) QA Engineer
18 40 (1.94%) Development Manager
19 39 (1.89%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 294 (14.24%) HTML
2 233 (11.29%) CSS
3 196 (9.50%) .NET
4 171 (8.28%) XML
5 149 (7.22%) Web Services
6 103 (4.99%) REST
7 91 (4.41%) J2EE
8 90 (4.36%) SOAP
9 80 (3.88%) HTML5
10 70 (3.39%) ASP.NET
10 70 (3.39%) jQuery
11 66 (3.20%) Spring
12 63 (3.05%) JSON
13 60 (2.91%) AngularJS
14 49 (2.37%) Ajax
15 43 (2.08%) XSLT
16 40 (1.94%) JSP
16 40 (1.94%) RESTful
17 38 (1.84%) Hibernate
18 37 (1.79%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 484 (23.45%) Analytical Skills
2 258 (12.50%) User Experience
3 234 (11.34%) Computer Science
4 145 (7.03%) Enterprise Software
5 125 (6.06%) Management Information System
6 76 (3.68%) Mobile App
7 74 (3.59%) Mathematics
8 34 (1.65%) IVR
9 30 (1.45%) Client/Server
9 30 (1.45%) Statistics
10 27 (1.31%) Credit Risk
11 25 (1.21%) Social Media
12 23 (1.11%) Public Cloud
12 23 (1.11%) Visualisation
13 20 (0.97%) Data Centre
14 19 (0.92%) RIA
15 18 (0.87%) Physics
16 16 (0.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 16 (0.78%) Xbox
17 15 (0.73%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 163 (7.90%) Windows
2 139 (6.73%) Linux
3 113 (5.47%) Android
4 90 (4.36%) Apple iOS
5 56 (2.71%) UNIX
6 26 (1.26%) Windows Mobile
7 16 (0.78%) CentOS
7 16 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (0.48%) Windows Phone
9 9 (0.44%) zOS
10 7 (0.34%) Ubuntu
11 5 (0.24%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.097%) Embedded Linux
13 2 (0.097%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.097%) Fedora
14 1 (0.048%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.048%) Debian
14 1 (0.048%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 820 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
2 323 (15.65%) Project Management
3 319 (15.46%) Scrum
4 242 (11.72%) E-Commerce
5 192 (9.30%) Software Engineering
6 171 (8.28%) Analytics
7 170 (8.24%) SDLC
8 150 (7.27%) User Stories
9 148 (7.17%) Business Analysis
10 132 (6.40%) CRM
11 130 (6.30%) Workflow
12 128 (6.20%) Stakeholder Management
13 125 (6.06%) ITIL
14 115 (5.57%) Mentoring
15 114 (5.52%) OO
16 108 (5.23%) Coaching
17 97 (4.70%) PRINCE2
17 97 (4.70%) Use Case
18 94 (4.55%) Business Development
18 94 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 366 (17.73%) Java
2 263 (12.74%) SQL
3 241 (11.68%) JavaScript
4 140 (6.78%) C#
5 91 (4.41%) C++
6 69 (3.34%) C
7 63 (3.05%) Python
8 52 (2.52%) PHP
9 49 (2.37%) Perl
10 38 (1.84%) T-SQL
11 35 (1.70%) Ruby
12 32 (1.55%) Bash Shell
13 23 (1.11%) Objective-C
14 21 (1.02%) PowerShell
15 16 (0.78%) Korn
16 12 (0.58%) Groovy
17 11 (0.53%) VBScript
18 7 (0.34%) PHP5
19 5 (0.24%) VB
19 5 (0.24%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 523 (25.34%) Degree
2 44 (2.13%) PMI Certification
3 36 (1.74%) PMP
4 32 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (1.02%) MBA
6 19 (0.92%) ISEB
7 18 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
8 15 (0.73%) MCSE
9 14 (0.68%) PhD
10 12 (0.58%) MCP
11 11 (0.53%) Security Cleared
12 9 (0.44%) SC Cleared
13 8 (0.39%) SAP Certification
14 7 (0.34%) CISSP
14 7 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
14 7 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (0.34%) EMC Certification
14 7 (0.34%) APMP
15 6 (0.29%) VCP5
15 6 (0.29%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 248 (12.02%) QA
2 38 (1.84%) ISO 9001
3 31 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 26 (1.26%) SLA
5 10 (0.48%) WCAG
5 10 (0.48%) Data Quality
6 8 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (0.34%) ISO 14001
7 7 (0.34%) HIPAA
8 6 (0.29%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 5 (0.24%) Solvency II
10 3 (0.15%) PCI DSS
11 2 (0.097%) UCITS
12 1 (0.048%) FISMA
12 1 (0.048%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 21 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (0.78%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.53%) vCloud
4 8 (0.39%) XenDesktop
4 8 (0.39%) Terminal Services
5 3 (0.15%) Firmware
5 3 (0.15%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.15%) XenApp
5 3 (0.15%) vSphere
6 1 (0.048%) Shibboleth
6 1 (0.048%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.048%) KVM
6 1 (0.048%) Ceph
6 1 (0.048%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.048%) Xen
6 1 (0.048%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.048%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 18 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (0.68%) Puppet
3 11 (0.53%) Ansible
4 9 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (0.39%) Nessus
6 6 (0.29%) Oracle Identity Management
7 5 (0.24%) Nagios
8 4 (0.19%) SCCM
8 4 (0.19%) SCOM
9 3 (0.15%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.15%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.097%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.097%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.097%) ITRS Geneos
10 2 (0.097%) WMI
10 2 (0.097%) OpenView
11 1 (0.048%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.048%) Netcool
11 1 (0.048%) OpenNMS
11 1 (0.048%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 200 (9.69%) Microsoft
2 114 (5.52%) Oracle
3 67 (3.25%) Google
4 56 (2.71%) VMware
5 49 (2.37%) Cisco
6 42 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
7 34 (1.65%) SAP
8 31 (1.50%) Adobe
9 29 (1.41%) Facebook
10 27 (1.31%) Sitecore
11 24 (1.16%) HP
12 22 (1.07%) Red Hat
12 22 (1.07%) Juniper
13 20 (0.97%) KANA
13 20 (0.97%) ForgeRock
14 19 (0.92%) Citrix
15 14 (0.68%) Perforce
16 13 (0.63%) EMC
16 13 (0.63%) AppDynamics
17 12 (0.58%) Alcatel-Lucent
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
UK
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28k - 40k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Car allowance
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Dunfermline, Fife
Reed Technology
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: £40,000 per annum + car allowance + bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + plus bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Aquent LLC
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday