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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Management
Rank 286 319 309
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -10
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 1114 1006 1029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.10% 0.94% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 1.11% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 848 760 785
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
87926 90823 89252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 86.81% 85.21% 84.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72969 74606 71146
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 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016 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 9 February 2016. 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 +52 1081 £55,000 +10.00% 154
London +31 482 £65,000 +18.18% 66
South East +36 261 £55,000 +22.22% 23
East of England +17 104 £42,500 -22.72% 15
Berkshire -24 100 £57,000 +16.32% 12
Hertfordshire +23 65 £40,000 -40.74% 4
City of London +18 54 £67,500 +17.39% 10
Yorkshire +15 53 £39,500 -7.05% 19
Oxfordshire +31 52 £62,500 +42.85% 6
Watford +33 48 £40,000 -56.75%
South West -12 48 £52,500 +23.52% 7
West Midlands +21 44 £37,500 -34.78% 6
Reading -4 43 £45,000 -10.00% 4
East Midlands +13 36 £50,000 +8.10% 2
North West -8 33 £42,500 -15.00% 9
West Yorkshire +25 32 £40,000 -17.52% 16
Oxford +19 32 £62,000 +24.00%
East Sussex +40 30 £80,000 +100.00%
Leeds +22 29 £40,000 -33.33% 15
Brighton +29 27 £80,000 +100.00%
Nottinghamshire +18 27 £73,500 +13.07%
Bristol +15 26 £45,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire +9 26 £50,000 - 7
Ealing - 26 £80,000 -
Surrey +11 25 £55,000 +15.78% 3
Cambridge +4 25 £50,000 -4.76% 7
Slough +17 24 £49,000 +16.66%
Buckinghamshire +3 24 £52,500 +31.25%
Milton Keynes +7 22 £55,000 +37.50%
Newbury +31 21 £62,500 +38.88% 4

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 990 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 637 (27.29%) Marketing
3 563 (24.12%) Degree
4 533 (22.84%) Finance
5 424 (18.17%) Analytical Skills
6 367 (15.72%) Project Management
7 352 (15.08%) User Experience
8 338 (14.48%) Scrum
9 323 (13.84%) Java
10 307 (13.15%) QA
11 290 (12.43%) JavaScript
12 288 (12.34%) HTML
13 261 (11.18%) SDLC
14 259 (11.10%) Computer Science
15 255 (10.93%) SQL
16 241 (10.33%) Presales
17 238 (10.20%) Microsoft
18 237 (10.15%) SaaS
19 231 (9.90%) E-Commerce
20 227 (9.73%) Telecoms
21 220 (9.43%) Analytics
22 216 (9.25%) Use Case
23 206 (8.83%) CSS
24 205 (8.78%) Software Engineering
25 201 (8.61%) Web Services
26 188 (8.05%) Business Analysis
27 184 (7.88%) Stakeholder Management
28 177 (7.58%) Oracle
29 175 (7.50%) Workflow
30 171 (7.33%) Retail

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 55 (2.36%) CMS
2 46 (1.97%) WebSphere
3 27 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
3 27 (1.16%) Node.js
4 26 (1.11%) SharePoint
5 22 (0.94%) IIS
6 19 (0.81%) MS Exchange
7 13 (0.56%) Cloud Foundry
8 12 (0.51%) Confluence
8 12 (0.51%) Skype for Business
9 9 (0.39%) Apache Solr
9 9 (0.39%) IBM Domino
9 9 (0.39%) OpenStack
10 6 (0.26%) SAS
10 6 (0.26%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.21%) Apache
11 5 (0.21%) WordPress
12 4 (0.17%) Drupal
12 4 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (0.17%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 166 (7.11%) MS Excel
2 76 (3.26%) MS Office
3 70 (3.00%) Photoshop
4 63 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 46 (1.97%) MS Visio
6 32 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
7 21 (0.90%) MS Project
8 18 (0.77%) OmniGraffle
9 7 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
10 5 (0.21%) Fireworks
10 5 (0.21%) SPSS
11 3 (0.13%) Mingle
12 2 (0.086%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.086%) CATIA
13 1 (0.043%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.043%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.043%) CINEMA 4D
13 1 (0.043%) GIMP
13 1 (0.043%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 23 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
2 15 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.64%) Eloqua
3 10 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
4 8 (0.34%) Summit
5 6 (0.26%) thinkFolio
6 5 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.17%) AWD
7 4 (0.17%) Magento
7 4 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
7 4 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
7 4 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (0.086%) ENOVIA
8 2 (0.086%) JDE OneWorld
8 2 (0.086%) Payment Gateway
8 2 (0.086%) SAP R/3
8 2 (0.086%) Teamcenter
9 1 (0.043%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.043%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 237 (10.15%) SaaS
2 115 (4.93%) Amazon AWS
3 61 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 40 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
5 39 (1.67%) Google Analytics
6 29 (1.24%) Heroku
7 26 (1.11%) IaaS
8 25 (1.07%) PaaS
9 12 (0.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 11 (0.47%) Boomi
10 11 (0.47%) iPaaS
10 11 (0.47%) SuccessFactors
10 11 (0.47%) Taleo
11 6 (0.26%) Force.com
11 6 (0.26%) GitHub
12 3 (0.13%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.13%) Office 365
13 2 (0.086%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.086%) Google Drive
13 2 (0.086%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 92 (3.94%) Internet
2 46 (1.97%) HTTP
3 38 (1.63%) VoIP
3 38 (1.63%) Wireless
4 37 (1.59%) Firewall
5 32 (1.37%) MPLS
5 32 (1.37%) Network Security
6 30 (1.29%) VPN
7 28 (1.20%) SSL
8 27 (1.16%) DNS
9 25 (1.07%) GSM
10 24 (1.03%) Broadband
11 23 (0.99%) xDSL
12 22 (0.94%) IPsec
13 19 (0.81%) WAN
14 18 (0.77%) Ethernet
14 18 (0.77%) SAN
14 18 (0.77%) Unified Communications
15 17 (0.73%) PBX
16 16 (0.69%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (4.46%) SQL Server
2 95 (4.07%) Big Data
3 51 (2.19%) MySQL
4 45 (1.93%) MongoDB
5 43 (1.84%) NoSQL
6 35 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
7 33 (1.41%) Relational Database
8 21 (0.90%) SQLite
9 17 (0.73%) Oracle Database
10 16 (0.69%) Hadoop
11 15 (0.64%) DB2
12 14 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
13 13 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
14 10 (0.43%) Data Mining
15 9 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (0.34%) Datomic
16 8 (0.34%) RDBMS
16 8 (0.34%) Triplestore
17 7 (0.30%) Neo4j
18 6 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 84 (3.60%) Git (software)
2 61 (2.61%) JIRA
3 39 (1.67%) Visual Studio
4 33 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 31 (1.33%) Maven
6 26 (1.11%) Axure RP
7 25 (1.07%) Subversion
8 21 (0.90%) JUnit
9 20 (0.86%) Selenium
10 18 (0.77%) Ant
10 18 (0.77%) Jenkins
11 14 (0.60%) Cucumber
12 13 (0.56%) Gradle
13 10 (0.43%) Mockito
14 7 (0.30%) Grunt
14 7 (0.30%) WebDriver
15 6 (0.26%) JIRA Agile
15 6 (0.26%) NUnit
16 5 (0.21%) Hudson
17 4 (0.17%) TestNG
General
1 637 (27.29%) Marketing
2 533 (22.84%) Finance
3 227 (9.73%) Telecoms
4 171 (7.33%) Retail
5 149 (6.38%) Banking
6 65 (2.78%) Games
7 61 (2.61%) Advertising
8 58 (2.49%) Legal
9 44 (1.89%) Publishing
10 39 (1.67%) French Language
11 36 (1.54%) Law
12 35 (1.50%) Front Office
13 33 (1.41%) Electronics
14 27 (1.16%) Automotive
14 27 (1.16%) Manufacturing
15 25 (1.07%) German Language
16 22 (0.94%) Billing
17 20 (0.86%) Financial Institution
18 19 (0.81%) Arabic Language
18 19 (0.81%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 622 (26.65%) Product Manager
2 308 (13.20%) Analyst
3 266 (11.40%) Developer
4 236 (10.11%) Business Analyst
5 141 (6.04%) Architect
6 116 (4.97%) Senior Manager
7 115 (4.93%) Product Owner
8 93 (3.98%) Senior Product Manager
9 91 (3.90%) Consultant
10 87 (3.73%) Software Product Manager
11 81 (3.47%) Java Developer
12 76 (3.26%) Technical Manager
13 72 (3.08%) Solutions Architect
14 70 (3.00%) Digital Product Manager
15 67 (2.87%) Development Manager
16 65 (2.78%) Lead Developer
17 64 (2.74%) Project Manager
18 63 (2.70%) Designer
19 56 (2.40%) Product Analyst
20 51 (2.19%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 288 (12.34%) HTML
2 206 (8.83%) CSS
3 201 (8.61%) Web Services
4 162 (6.94%) .NET
5 142 (6.08%) XML
6 130 (5.57%) jQuery
7 124 (5.31%) REST
8 110 (4.71%) HTML5
9 100 (4.28%) Ajax
10 95 (4.07%) Spring
11 78 (3.34%) SOAP
12 71 (3.04%) AngularJS
13 63 (2.70%) Middleware
14 57 (2.44%) RESTful
15 53 (2.27%) JSON
16 50 (2.14%) ASP.NET
16 50 (2.14%) CSS3
17 47 (2.01%) J2EE
18 29 (1.24%) JSP
19 26 (1.11%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 424 (18.17%) Analytical Skills
2 352 (15.08%) User Experience
3 259 (11.10%) Computer Science
4 142 (6.08%) Mobile App
5 122 (5.23%) Management Information System
6 115 (4.93%) Enterprise Software
7 52 (2.23%) Data Centre
8 40 (1.71%) Fintech
9 39 (1.67%) Mathematics
10 32 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 31 (1.33%) Social Media
12 26 (1.11%) Life Science
13 23 (0.99%) Online Games
14 22 (0.94%) Visualisation
15 19 (0.81%) Derivative
15 19 (0.81%) Video on Demand
16 17 (0.73%) Algorithms
17 16 (0.69%) Digital Media
17 16 (0.69%) Fixed Income
17 16 (0.69%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 139 (5.96%) Linux
2 134 (5.74%) Windows
3 79 (3.38%) Android
4 66 (2.83%) Apple iOS
5 48 (2.06%) Unix
6 37 (1.59%) Windows Server
7 10 (0.43%) Mac OS X
8 8 (0.34%) Mac OS
8 8 (0.34%) NetWare
9 7 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.30%) zOS
10 4 (0.17%) Windows 2000
10 4 (0.17%) Windows NT
10 4 (0.17%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.13%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.043%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 990 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 367 (15.72%) Project Management
3 338 (14.48%) Scrum
4 261 (11.18%) SDLC
5 241 (10.33%) Presales
6 231 (9.90%) E-Commerce
7 220 (9.43%) Analytics
8 216 (9.25%) Use Case
9 205 (8.78%) Software Engineering
10 188 (8.05%) Business Analysis
11 184 (7.88%) Stakeholder Management
12 175 (7.50%) Workflow
13 152 (6.51%) User Stories
14 134 (5.74%) CRM
15 129 (5.53%) B2B
16 119 (5.10%) ITIL
17 117 (5.01%) Product Marketing
18 105 (4.50%) TDD
19 98 (4.20%) Business Intelligence
19 98 (4.20%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 323 (13.84%) Java
2 290 (12.43%) JavaScript
3 255 (10.93%) SQL
4 111 (4.76%) C#
5 90 (3.86%) PHP
6 82 (3.51%) C
7 74 (3.17%) Python
8 58 (2.49%) C++
9 37 (1.59%) PL/SQL
10 29 (1.24%) Ruby
11 25 (1.07%) PowerShell
12 20 (0.86%) Perl
13 15 (0.64%) Objective-C
13 15 (0.64%) T-SQL
14 13 (0.56%) XPath
15 12 (0.51%) VB.NET
16 10 (0.43%) TypeScript
17 9 (0.39%) Clojure
18 8 (0.34%) COBOL
19 7 (0.30%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 563 (24.12%) Degree
2 33 (1.41%) CISSP
3 31 (1.33%) CompTIA Security+
3 31 (1.33%) Security+ Certification
4 28 (1.20%) CISA
5 25 (1.07%) ISEB
6 21 (0.90%) MBA
7 18 (0.77%) Security Cleared
8 17 (0.73%) SC Cleared
9 14 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 13 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (0.51%) EMC Certification
11 12 (0.51%) MCSE
12 10 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (0.39%) BPSS Clearance
13 9 (0.39%) CCNA
14 8 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (0.26%) MCITP
15 6 (0.26%) SAP Certification
16 5 (0.21%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 307 (13.15%) QA
2 58 (2.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 33 (1.41%) ISO 9001
4 28 (1.20%) SLA
5 21 (0.90%) Data Quality
6 15 (0.64%) Solvency II
7 6 (0.26%) ISO22301
8 4 (0.17%) SEPA
9 3 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
9 3 (0.13%) EMIR
9 3 (0.13%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.086%) ISO15022
10 2 (0.086%) ISO20022
11 1 (0.043%) Basel III
11 1 (0.043%) COREP
11 1 (0.043%) CRD IV
11 1 (0.043%) FINREP
11 1 (0.043%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.043%) SAS 70
11 1 (0.043%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 40 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (0.94%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.51%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.30%) NFS
5 6 (0.26%) Firmware
6 5 (0.21%) Squid
6 5 (0.21%) vCloud
7 4 (0.17%) ISA Server
7 4 (0.17%) NDS
7 4 (0.17%) Novell eDirectory
7 4 (0.17%) Xen
7 4 (0.17%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 3 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.13%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.13%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.086%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.086%) Terminal Server
9 2 (0.086%) Varnish
9 2 (0.086%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 25 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (0.81%) Puppet
3 15 (0.64%) Ansible
4 11 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
4 11 (0.47%) Jitterbit
4 11 (0.47%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 8 (0.34%) Nagios
5 8 (0.34%) SCCM
6 2 (0.086%) Nessus
7 1 (0.043%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.043%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.043%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.043%) SCOM
7 1 (0.043%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.043%) SCSM
7 1 (0.043%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.043%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 238 (10.20%) Microsoft
2 177 (7.58%) Oracle
3 75 (3.21%) Google
4 70 (3.00%) IBM
5 62 (2.66%) VMware
6 58 (2.49%) Salesforce.com
7 39 (1.67%) Cisco
8 36 (1.54%) Facebook
9 29 (1.24%) SAP
10 25 (1.07%) Citrix
10 25 (1.07%) hybris
11 20 (0.86%) SunGard
12 19 (0.81%) Apple
12 19 (0.81%) ATG
12 19 (0.81%) Huawei
13 17 (0.73%) Adobe
14 15 (0.64%) TIBCO
15 14 (0.60%) EMC
15 14 (0.60%) NetSuite
15 14 (0.60%) ServiceNow
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Pension & Gym
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Excellent benefits and bonus package
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Xcede
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus & benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
UK
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Flex Working, Home Working, Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £40,000 - £50,000 plus discretionary
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension Scheme & More
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum £70-£85K dep on exp
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Newton Blue
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + car and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago