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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Management
Rank 305 296 312
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +16
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 1031 930 923
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.89% 0.86% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 1.09% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 804 740 750
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
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
93591 85411 91038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.38% 78.79% 77.51%
Number of salaries quoted 75267 69754 77438
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +2.17%
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 1 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 1 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 -15 946 £55,000 +4.76% 103
London -35 440 £60,000 +4.34% 42
South East +32 222 £50,000 - 16
East of England +15 119 £52,500 - 15
City of London -26 105 £60,000 - 11
Berkshire +29 95 £52,500 - 7
Surrey +26 54 £45,000 - 1
Yorkshire +1 54 £40,000 +3.89% 6
Reading +18 47 £52,000 -14.04%
Hertfordshire +6 43 £60,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire +2 43 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Cambridge -7 39 £40,000 -11.11% 7
West Midlands +27 38 £47,500 +26.66% 5
North West +18 35 £50,000 +12.99% 5
Bedfordshire +16 31 £47,500 -9.52% 6
East Midlands -5 31 £50,000 +14.94% 4
Wales +13 30 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Scotland -9 29 £45,750 -1.08% 3
North Yorkshire +12 28 £40,000 - 4
South Wales +11 28 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Cheshire +17 26 £54,000 +25.58% 4
Harrogate +6 26 £40,000 - 3
Hampshire -12 24 £62,500 +19.04% 4
Oxfordshire - 24 £47,500 -
Bedford +9 22 £48,750 -0.51% 5
Warwickshire +27 20 £50,000 +37.93% 3
Edinburgh -5 20 £43,750 - 2
Woking +15 19 £42,500 - 1
West Yorkshire -34 15 £45,000 +21.62% 1
Nottinghamshire +8 14 £46,250 +2.77% 3

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 602 (27.88%) Finance
1 602 (27.88%) Marketing
2 529 (24.50%) Degree
3 449 (20.80%) Project Management
4 399 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
5 344 (15.93%) SQL
6 326 (15.10%) Java
7 293 (13.57%) Scrum
8 287 (13.29%) Microsoft
9 255 (11.81%) C#
10 248 (11.49%) Business Analysis
11 230 (10.65%) .NET
12 229 (10.61%) E-Commerce
13 225 (10.42%) Linux
14 217 (10.05%) MS Excel
15 211 (9.77%) HTML
16 208 (9.63%) QA
17 204 (9.45%) Windows
18 203 (9.40%) SQL Server
19 197 (9.12%) JavaScript
20 190 (8.80%) Computer Science
21 189 (8.75%) Telecoms
22 187 (8.66%) Software Engineering
23 184 (8.52%) Analytics
24 164 (7.60%) CSS
25 163 (7.55%) SaaS
26 156 (7.23%) XML
27 155 (7.18%) B2B
28 153 (7.09%) Retail
29 148 (6.86%) Enterprise Software

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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
1 100 (4.63%) Apache
2 69 (3.20%) Tomcat
3 67 (3.10%) SharePoint
4 49 (2.27%) CMS
5 37 (1.71%) IIS
5 37 (1.71%) Drupal
6 28 (1.30%) Confluence
7 23 (1.07%) SharePoint 2010
8 17 (0.79%) WebLogic
8 17 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
9 15 (0.69%) OpenStack
10 10 (0.46%) Lync
10 10 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
11 9 (0.42%) CloudStack
12 8 (0.37%) Node.js
12 8 (0.37%) SAS
13 5 (0.23%) MS Exchange
13 5 (0.23%) WordPress
14 4 (0.19%) Mule
14 4 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 217 (10.05%) MS Excel
2 61 (2.83%) MS Office
3 45 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 37 (1.71%) Photoshop
5 19 (0.88%) MS Project
6 15 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
7 13 (0.60%) MS Visio
8 12 (0.56%) Fireworks
9 10 (0.46%) OmniGraffle
10 8 (0.37%) GIMP
11 5 (0.23%) AutoCAD
12 4 (0.19%) InfoPath
12 4 (0.19%) 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%) WebTrends
5 5 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.23%) Temenos T24
5 5 (0.23%) Finacle
6 4 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.14%) Maximo
7 3 (0.14%) Oracle Retail
8 2 (0.093%) SiteCatalyst
8 2 (0.093%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.093%) Summit
8 2 (0.093%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.046%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.046%) Agresso
9 1 (0.046%) RMDS
9 1 (0.046%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.046%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.046%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 163 (7.55%) SaaS
2 23 (1.07%) IaaS
3 20 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (0.83%) GitHub
5 15 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (0.60%) PaaS
7 8 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (0.19%) Google Compute Engine
9 2 (0.093%) Office 365
9 2 (0.093%) Heroku
10 1 (0.046%) Taleo
10 1 (0.046%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 136 (6.30%) Internet
2 54 (2.50%) HTTP
3 49 (2.27%) TCP/IP
4 46 (2.13%) Wireless
5 43 (1.99%) VoIP
6 35 (1.62%) LDAP
7 31 (1.44%) WAN
8 30 (1.39%) DNS
9 24 (1.11%) VPN
10 23 (1.07%) LAN
11 21 (0.97%) GSM
11 21 (0.97%) SMTP
12 20 (0.93%) Unified Communications
12 20 (0.93%) 3G
13 19 (0.88%) TETRA
13 19 (0.88%) SSL
14 18 (0.83%) MPLS
14 18 (0.83%) Firewall
15 17 (0.79%) Ethernet
16 16 (0.74%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (9.40%) SQL Server
2 92 (4.26%) MySQL
3 62 (2.87%) Relational Database
4 48 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 38 (1.76%) PostgreSQL
6 35 (1.62%) Big Data
7 23 (1.07%) Oracle Database
8 22 (1.02%) MongoDB
9 19 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
9 19 (0.88%) NoSQL
10 17 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
11 16 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 12 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (0.46%) Hadoop
15 9 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
16 8 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
16 8 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
16 8 (0.37%) DB2
17 7 (0.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 66 (3.06%) Maven
2 63 (2.92%) JIRA
3 55 (2.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 48 (2.22%) Visual Studio
5 38 (1.76%) Git (software)
6 35 (1.62%) Subversion
7 25 (1.16%) Selenium
8 23 (1.07%) JUnit
8 23 (1.07%) Jenkins
9 22 (1.02%) Axure RP
10 18 (0.83%) Eclipse
11 12 (0.56%) FitNesse
12 11 (0.51%) Ant
13 10 (0.46%) NUnit
14 9 (0.42%) Cucumber
14 9 (0.42%) MSTest
14 9 (0.42%) Moq
15 8 (0.37%) MSBuild
15 8 (0.37%) Xcode
16 7 (0.32%) TeamCity
General
1 602 (27.88%) Finance
1 602 (27.88%) Marketing
2 189 (8.75%) Telecoms
3 153 (7.09%) Retail
4 98 (4.54%) Banking
5 78 (3.61%) Legal
6 77 (3.57%) Publishing
7 53 (2.45%) Advertising
8 49 (2.27%) Games
9 44 (2.04%) Manufacturing
10 36 (1.67%) Electronics
11 32 (1.48%) French Language
12 31 (1.44%) German Language
13 28 (1.30%) Law
14 22 (1.02%) Back Office
15 21 (0.97%) Automotive
16 15 (0.69%) Front Office
17 12 (0.56%) Retail Banking
18 11 (0.51%) Financial Institution
19 10 (0.46%) Billing
Job Titles
1 681 (31.54%) Product Manager
2 295 (13.66%) Developer
3 221 (10.24%) Analyst
4 151 (6.99%) Business Analyst
5 148 (6.86%) Senior Manager
6 130 (6.02%) Architect
7 129 (5.97%) Consultant
7 129 (5.97%) Senior Product Manager
8 90 (4.17%) Project Manager
9 88 (4.08%) Java Developer
10 69 (3.20%) Solutions Architect
11 63 (2.92%) Development Manager
12 58 (2.69%) Technical Manager
13 55 (2.55%) Software Engineer
14 54 (2.50%) Senior Developer
15 51 (2.36%) Designer
16 42 (1.95%) Software Manager
17 39 (1.81%) Team Leader
17 39 (1.81%) Technical Consultant
18 38 (1.76%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 230 (10.65%) .NET
2 211 (9.77%) HTML
3 164 (7.60%) CSS
4 156 (7.23%) XML
5 111 (5.14%) Spring
6 103 (4.77%) Web Services
7 102 (4.72%) ASP.NET
8 93 (4.31%) HTML5
9 78 (3.61%) .NET Framework
10 77 (3.57%) jQuery
10 77 (3.57%) REST
11 73 (3.38%) WCF
12 71 (3.29%) J2EE
13 68 (3.15%) Ajax
14 50 (2.32%) WPF
15 44 (2.04%) WinForms
15 44 (2.04%) Middleware
16 42 (1.95%) Silverlight
17 38 (1.76%) JSON
18 37 (1.71%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 190 (8.80%) Computer Science
2 148 (6.86%) Enterprise Software
3 123 (5.70%) Management Information System
4 97 (4.49%) Mobile App
5 70 (3.24%) Mathematics
6 50 (2.32%) Open Source
7 37 (1.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 34 (1.57%) Digital Media
9 32 (1.48%) Clustering
10 30 (1.39%) Visualisation
11 29 (1.34%) Social Media
12 27 (1.25%) N-Tier
13 26 (1.20%) Derivative
14 25 (1.16%) Smartcard
15 23 (1.07%) Client/Server
15 23 (1.07%) PKI
15 23 (1.07%) Blog
16 22 (1.02%) Cryptography
17 19 (0.88%) iPhone
18 18 (0.83%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 225 (10.42%) Linux
2 204 (9.45%) Windows
3 117 (5.42%) UNIX
4 87 (4.03%) Android
5 75 (3.47%) Apple iOS
6 29 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (0.56%) Solaris
11 9 (0.42%) Windows XP
12 8 (0.37%) FreeBSD
12 8 (0.37%) Windows 2000
13 5 (0.23%) AIX
13 5 (0.23%) Windows Phone
14 4 (0.19%) VMS
15 3 (0.14%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.14%) CentOS
16 2 (0.093%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.093%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 449 (20.80%) Project Management
2 399 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
3 293 (13.57%) Scrum
4 248 (11.49%) Business Analysis
5 229 (10.61%) E-Commerce
6 187 (8.66%) Software Engineering
7 184 (8.52%) Analytics
8 155 (7.18%) B2B
9 147 (6.81%) OO
10 132 (6.11%) User Stories
11 124 (5.74%) TDD
12 115 (5.33%) CRM
13 114 (5.28%) UML
14 104 (4.82%) Product Marketing
15 96 (4.45%) Use Case
15 96 (4.45%) ITIL
16 94 (4.35%) Waterfall
17 93 (4.31%) Release Management
18 90 (4.17%) Workflow
19 88 (4.08%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 344 (15.93%) SQL
2 326 (15.10%) Java
3 255 (11.81%) C#
4 197 (9.12%) JavaScript
5 107 (4.96%) C++
6 100 (4.63%) Python
7 85 (3.94%) PHP
8 77 (3.57%) Perl
9 73 (3.38%) C
10 60 (2.78%) Ruby
11 56 (2.59%) T-SQL
12 30 (1.39%) Bash Shell
13 26 (1.20%) Shell Script
14 21 (0.97%) VB
14 21 (0.97%) VB.NET
15 17 (0.79%) PL/SQL
16 16 (0.74%) Objective-C
17 11 (0.51%) Groovy
18 10 (0.46%) PHP5
18 10 (0.46%) XPath
Qualifications
1 529 (24.50%) Degree
2 65 (3.01%) Security Cleared
3 27 (1.25%) ISEB
4 23 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (0.97%) MBA
6 20 (0.93%) ACCA
7 18 (0.83%) CCNA
8 15 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
9 14 (0.65%) CISSP
10 11 (0.51%) Postgraduate
11 9 (0.42%) SC Cleared
12 8 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 8 (0.37%) ISTQB
12 8 (0.37%) CFA
12 8 (0.37%) PhD
12 8 (0.37%) PMI Certification
13 7 (0.32%) CCNP
13 7 (0.32%) APMP
14 6 (0.28%) HND
14 6 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 208 (9.63%) QA
2 28 (1.30%) SLA
3 12 (0.56%) ISO 9001
4 9 (0.42%) ISO 9000
5 5 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.23%) HL7
6 4 (0.19%) EMIR
6 4 (0.19%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.093%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.093%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.093%) MiFID
7 2 (0.093%) 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%) COBIT
8 1 (0.046%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.046%) Section 508
System Software
1 27 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (1.02%) Active Directory
3 14 (0.65%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.28%) KVM
5 5 (0.23%) VMware ESX
5 5 (0.23%) vCloud
6 3 (0.14%) ProxySG
6 3 (0.14%) Snort
7 2 (0.093%) vSphere
7 2 (0.093%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (0.093%) SRDF
7 2 (0.093%) 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 8 (0.37%) Puppet
2 7 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.23%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.14%) Nessus
4 3 (0.14%) SCCM
5 2 (0.093%) Cacti
5 2 (0.093%) SCOM
5 2 (0.093%) Netcool
5 2 (0.093%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (0.093%) Nagios
5 2 (0.093%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.046%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.046%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.046%) OpenView
6 1 (0.046%) Unicenter
6 1 (0.046%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.046%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.046%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.046%) logstash
Vendors
1 287 (13.29%) Microsoft
2 128 (5.93%) Oracle
3 50 (2.32%) Cisco
4 49 (2.27%) Google
5 44 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
6 42 (1.95%) Adobe
7 34 (1.57%) VMware
8 27 (1.25%) SAP
8 27 (1.25%) BT
9 24 (1.11%) F5
10 20 (0.93%) Juniper
11 19 (0.88%) HP
11 19 (0.88%) EMC
11 19 (0.88%) Red Hat
11 19 (0.88%) Atlassian
12 17 (0.79%) JBoss
13 16 (0.74%) Siebel
14 12 (0.56%) hybris
14 12 (0.56%) TOWER Software
15 11 (0.51%) Sybase
Stirlingshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + B
Posted: 16 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Excellent DOE
Posted: 17 hours ago
UK
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + +Car + Great Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Volaris Exec
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
UK
Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 + TBC
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Package and Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
South West London
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Hays Plc - Configit A/S
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hungerford, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £48000 - £54000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum £60k OTE £80k, Car, Health, Pension,
Posted: Yesterday
London
EXCELerate
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum £60k OTE £80k, Car, Health, Pension,
Posted: Yesterday