The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Management
Rank 303 312 321
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 1038 879 936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.88% 0.81% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 1.03% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 815 691 768
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,950 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94579 85669 91251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.38% 78.68% 77.38%
Number of salaries quoted 76287 70054 77728
Average salary £48,000 £46,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +11 956 £55,000 +4.76% 120
London -25 455 £60,000 +4.34% 49
South East +17 218 £50,000 - 26
East of England +31 115 £53,750 +2.38% 10
City of London -4 112 £60,000 -2.04% 13
Berkshire +27 88 £52,500 - 9
Surrey +38 56 £45,000 - 2
Yorkshire +5 54 £40,000 +8.84% 7
Reading +15 47 £51,500 -17.92% 2
Hertfordshire +12 42 £60,000 +1.69% 1
Cambridgeshire +3 40 £45,000 - 6
West Midlands +34 39 £47,500 +26.66% 6
North West +20 36 £48,000 +6.66% 8
Cambridge -15 35 £40,000 -11.11% 5
East Midlands +6 32 £50,000 +14.94% 1
Wales +18 30 £32,500 -16.12% 2
Bedfordshire +9 30 £47,500 -9.52% 3
North Yorkshire +17 29 £40,000 - 5
Oxfordshire - 29 £50,000 - 3
South Wales +14 28 £32,500 -16.12% 2
Scotland -21 28 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Harrogate +6 27 £40,000 - 3
Hampshire -8 24 £62,500 +19.04% 3
Cheshire +13 23 £50,000 +16.27% 2
Warwickshire +28 21 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Woking +14 21 £42,500 - 1
Bedford +10 21 £52,500 +7.14% 2
Edinburgh -1 19 £42,500 - 2
West Yorkshire -34 15 £45,000 +32.35%
Nottinghamshire +7 14 £46,250 +2.77% 1

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 598 (27.63%) Finance
2 589 (27.22%) Marketing
3 536 (24.77%) Degree
4 450 (20.79%) Project Management
5 410 (18.95%) Agile Software Development
6 354 (16.36%) SQL
7 323 (14.93%) Java
8 304 (14.05%) Scrum
9 285 (13.17%) Microsoft
10 261 (12.06%) C#
11 249 (11.51%) Business Analysis
12 236 (10.91%) .NET
13 233 (10.77%) E-Commerce
14 226 (10.44%) Linux
15 220 (10.17%) MS Excel
16 210 (9.70%) HTML
17 208 (9.61%) SQL Server
18 207 (9.57%) Windows
19 204 (9.43%) QA
20 195 (9.01%) JavaScript
21 190 (8.78%) Software Engineering
22 187 (8.64%) Telecoms
23 186 (8.60%) Computer Science
24 185 (8.55%) Analytics
25 162 (7.49%) SaaS
26 159 (7.35%) CSS
27 158 (7.30%) Retail
28 157 (7.26%) XML
29 154 (7.12%) B2B
30 151 (6.98%) OO

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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
1 100 (4.62%) Apache
2 71 (3.28%) Tomcat
3 66 (3.05%) SharePoint
4 52 (2.40%) CMS
5 38 (1.76%) IIS
5 38 (1.76%) Drupal
6 28 (1.29%) Confluence
7 22 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
8 17 (0.79%) WebLogic
8 17 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
9 13 (0.60%) OpenStack
10 10 (0.46%) Lync
10 10 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
11 8 (0.37%) Node.js
11 8 (0.37%) SAS
12 7 (0.32%) CloudStack
13 5 (0.23%) MS Exchange
13 5 (0.23%) WordPress
14 4 (0.18%) Mule
15 3 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 220 (10.17%) MS Excel
2 58 (2.68%) MS Office
3 47 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 36 (1.66%) Photoshop
5 22 (1.02%) MS Project
6 14 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
7 13 (0.60%) MS Visio
8 11 (0.51%) Fireworks
9 10 (0.46%) OmniGraffle
10 8 (0.37%) GIMP
11 5 (0.23%) AutoCAD
12 4 (0.18%) InfoPath
12 4 (0.18%) Pro/ENGINEER
13 1 (0.046%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 21 (0.97%) Google Analytics
2 16 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.60%) Magento
4 6 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.28%) WebTrends
5 5 (0.23%) Temenos T24
5 5 (0.23%) Finacle
6 4 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.14%) Maximo
7 3 (0.14%) Oracle Retail
8 2 (0.092%) SiteCatalyst
8 2 (0.092%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.092%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.092%) Summit
9 1 (0.046%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.046%) Agresso
9 1 (0.046%) RMDS
9 1 (0.046%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.046%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.046%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 162 (7.49%) SaaS
2 24 (1.11%) IaaS
3 22 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
4 20 (0.92%) GitHub
5 15 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (0.60%) PaaS
7 8 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (0.18%) Google Compute Engine
9 2 (0.092%) Office 365
9 2 (0.092%) Heroku
10 1 (0.046%) Taleo
10 1 (0.046%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 136 (6.28%) Internet
2 55 (2.54%) HTTP
3 49 (2.26%) TCP/IP
4 47 (2.17%) Wireless
5 44 (2.03%) VoIP
6 36 (1.66%) LDAP
7 30 (1.39%) DNS
7 30 (1.39%) WAN
8 24 (1.11%) VPN
9 22 (1.02%) GSM
9 22 (1.02%) LAN
10 21 (0.97%) SMTP
11 19 (0.88%) MPLS
11 19 (0.88%) 3G
11 19 (0.88%) TETRA
11 19 (0.88%) Unified Communications
12 17 (0.79%) Firewall
13 16 (0.74%) PBX
13 16 (0.74%) GPRS
13 16 (0.74%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 208 (9.61%) SQL Server
2 89 (4.11%) MySQL
3 62 (2.87%) Relational Database
4 49 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 37 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
6 34 (1.57%) Big Data
7 25 (1.16%) Oracle Database
8 21 (0.97%) MongoDB
9 18 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
10 17 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
10 17 (0.79%) NoSQL
11 16 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 14 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 9 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
15 8 (0.37%) Hadoop
15 8 (0.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 8 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
15 8 (0.37%) DB2
16 7 (0.32%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 68 (3.14%) Maven
2 64 (2.96%) JIRA
3 58 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 49 (2.26%) Visual Studio
5 39 (1.80%) Subversion
6 37 (1.71%) Git (software)
7 28 (1.29%) Selenium
8 27 (1.25%) JUnit
9 23 (1.06%) Eclipse
9 23 (1.06%) Jenkins
10 22 (1.02%) Axure RP
11 16 (0.74%) FitNesse
12 12 (0.55%) Ant
13 10 (0.46%) NUnit
14 9 (0.42%) Moq
14 9 (0.42%) Cucumber
14 9 (0.42%) MSTest
15 8 (0.37%) MSBuild
15 8 (0.37%) TeamCity
15 8 (0.37%) Xcode
General
1 598 (27.63%) Finance
2 589 (27.22%) Marketing
3 187 (8.64%) Telecoms
4 158 (7.30%) Retail
5 102 (4.71%) Banking
6 80 (3.70%) Legal
7 79 (3.65%) Publishing
8 53 (2.45%) Advertising
9 47 (2.17%) Games
10 44 (2.03%) Manufacturing
11 35 (1.62%) Electronics
12 33 (1.52%) French Language
13 31 (1.43%) German Language
14 28 (1.29%) Law
15 23 (1.06%) Automotive
16 22 (1.02%) Back Office
17 15 (0.69%) Front Office
18 12 (0.55%) Retail Banking
18 12 (0.55%) Billing
19 11 (0.51%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 681 (31.47%) Product Manager
2 299 (13.82%) Developer
3 219 (10.12%) Analyst
4 151 (6.98%) Business Analyst
5 148 (6.84%) Senior Manager
6 132 (6.10%) Senior Product Manager
7 127 (5.87%) Architect
8 122 (5.64%) Consultant
9 92 (4.25%) Project Manager
10 91 (4.21%) Java Developer
11 65 (3.00%) Solutions Architect
12 63 (2.91%) Development Manager
13 60 (2.77%) Software Engineer
13 60 (2.77%) Technical Manager
14 55 (2.54%) Senior Developer
15 52 (2.40%) Designer
16 40 (1.85%) Technical Leader
17 39 (1.80%) Technical Consultant
18 38 (1.76%) Software Manager
19 37 (1.71%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 236 (10.91%) .NET
2 210 (9.70%) HTML
3 159 (7.35%) CSS
4 157 (7.26%) XML
5 118 (5.45%) Spring
6 105 (4.85%) ASP.NET
7 101 (4.67%) Web Services
8 95 (4.39%) HTML5
9 81 (3.74%) .NET Framework
10 77 (3.56%) jQuery
10 77 (3.56%) WCF
10 77 (3.56%) REST
11 71 (3.28%) J2EE
12 68 (3.14%) Ajax
13 50 (2.31%) WPF
14 46 (2.13%) WinForms
15 44 (2.03%) Middleware
16 42 (1.94%) Silverlight
17 38 (1.76%) LAMP
18 36 (1.66%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 186 (8.60%) Computer Science
2 148 (6.84%) Enterprise Software
3 125 (5.78%) Management Information System
4 98 (4.53%) Mobile App
5 71 (3.28%) Mathematics
6 51 (2.36%) Open Source
7 38 (1.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 35 (1.62%) Digital Media
9 33 (1.52%) Clustering
10 30 (1.39%) Visualisation
10 30 (1.39%) N-Tier
11 27 (1.25%) Derivative
11 27 (1.25%) Social Media
12 26 (1.20%) Smartcard
13 23 (1.06%) Client/Server
14 22 (1.02%) Blog
15 21 (0.97%) Cryptography
15 21 (0.97%) PKI
16 19 (0.88%) iPhone
16 19 (0.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 226 (10.44%) Linux
2 207 (9.57%) Windows
3 119 (5.50%) UNIX
4 83 (3.84%) Android
5 74 (3.42%) Apple iOS
6 28 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (0.51%) Solaris
11 9 (0.42%) FreeBSD
11 9 (0.42%) Windows XP
12 8 (0.37%) Windows 2000
13 5 (0.23%) AIX
13 5 (0.23%) Windows Phone
14 4 (0.18%) VMS
15 3 (0.14%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.14%) CentOS
15 3 (0.14%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.092%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 450 (20.79%) Project Management
2 410 (18.95%) Agile Software Development
3 304 (14.05%) Scrum
4 249 (11.51%) Business Analysis
5 233 (10.77%) E-Commerce
6 190 (8.78%) Software Engineering
7 185 (8.55%) Analytics
8 154 (7.12%) B2B
9 151 (6.98%) OO
10 132 (6.10%) User Stories
11 128 (5.91%) TDD
12 116 (5.36%) UML
13 115 (5.31%) CRM
14 102 (4.71%) Product Marketing
15 96 (4.44%) Use Case
16 94 (4.34%) Waterfall
17 92 (4.25%) Workflow
18 90 (4.16%) MVC
19 88 (4.07%) ITIL
20 87 (4.02%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 354 (16.36%) SQL
2 323 (14.93%) Java
3 261 (12.06%) C#
4 195 (9.01%) JavaScript
5 109 (5.04%) C++
6 95 (4.39%) Python
7 85 (3.93%) PHP
8 79 (3.65%) Perl
9 70 (3.23%) C
10 60 (2.77%) Ruby
11 57 (2.63%) T-SQL
12 31 (1.43%) Bash Shell
13 28 (1.29%) Shell Script
14 21 (0.97%) VB
15 20 (0.92%) VB.NET
16 18 (0.83%) PL/SQL
17 16 (0.74%) Objective-C
18 11 (0.51%) XPath
19 10 (0.46%) Groovy
19 10 (0.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 536 (24.77%) Degree
2 61 (2.82%) Security Cleared
3 27 (1.25%) ISEB
4 22 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (0.97%) MBA
6 19 (0.88%) ACCA
7 17 (0.79%) CCNA
8 15 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
9 14 (0.65%) CISSP
10 12 (0.55%) Postgraduate
11 8 (0.37%) APMP
11 8 (0.37%) SC Cleared
11 8 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 8 (0.37%) CFA
11 8 (0.37%) PhD
12 7 (0.32%) CCNP
13 6 (0.28%) ISTQB
13 6 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
13 6 (0.28%) PMI Certification
13 6 (0.28%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 204 (9.43%) QA
2 26 (1.20%) SLA
3 12 (0.55%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.32%) ISO 9000
5 5 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.23%) HL7
6 4 (0.18%) EMIR
6 4 (0.18%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.092%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.092%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.092%) MiFID
7 2 (0.092%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.046%) Basel II
8 1 (0.046%) ISO 9002
8 1 (0.046%) GxP
8 1 (0.046%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.046%) GAMP
8 1 (0.046%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.046%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.046%) FATCA
System Software
1 23 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (0.97%) Active Directory
3 13 (0.60%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.28%) KVM
5 5 (0.23%) VMware ESX
5 5 (0.23%) vCloud
6 3 (0.14%) Snort
6 3 (0.14%) ProxySG
7 2 (0.092%) vSphere
7 2 (0.092%) SRDF
7 2 (0.092%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (0.092%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.046%) Xen
8 1 (0.046%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.046%) XenApp
8 1 (0.046%) XenServer
8 1 (0.046%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.046%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (0.32%) Puppet
1 7 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.23%) Vagrant
3 4 (0.18%) Nessus
4 3 (0.14%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.14%) SCCM
5 2 (0.092%) Cacti
5 2 (0.092%) SCOM
5 2 (0.092%) Nagios
5 2 (0.092%) Netcool
5 2 (0.092%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.046%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.046%) Unicenter
6 1 (0.046%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.046%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.046%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.046%) OpenView
6 1 (0.046%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.046%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.046%) logstash
Vendors
1 285 (13.17%) Microsoft
2 131 (6.05%) Oracle
3 51 (2.36%) Cisco
4 48 (2.22%) Google
5 42 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
6 41 (1.89%) Adobe
7 29 (1.34%) VMware
8 28 (1.29%) SAP
9 27 (1.25%) BT
10 22 (1.02%) F5
11 21 (0.97%) Juniper
12 19 (0.88%) HP
12 19 (0.88%) EMC
12 19 (0.88%) Atlassian
13 18 (0.83%) JBoss
13 18 (0.83%) Red Hat
14 16 (0.74%) hybris
14 16 (0.74%) Siebel
15 12 (0.55%) TOWER Software
16 11 (0.51%) Sybase
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Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + +Car + Great Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 23days
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 23days
Posted: Yesterday
Leyland, Lancashire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car allowance and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + comprehensive benefits package
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Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + comprehensive benefits package
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Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + comprehensive benefits package
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Salary: £45k - 50k per year
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Salary: 40,000 to 60,000
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Cambridgeshire
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Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
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Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Maximum £35k + bonus, benefits and superb Pension (12% non-contributor
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