The table below looks at the statistics for the Product Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Product Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Manager
Rank 474 430 431
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Manager 459 557 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.44% 0.53% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.56% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 389 373 456
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £37,800
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £50,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -1.96%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
98723 98609 105043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.57% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 82175 79630 90068
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Product Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Product Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Product Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Product Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Product Manager within the UK.

Product Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Product Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Product Manager over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 within the UK.

Product Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Product Manager
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 Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 January 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 -34 435 £55,000 - 73
London -35 263 £57,500 -4.16% 36
South East -68 71 £55,000 -8.33% 14
City of London +13 59 £50,000 -9.09% 15
Berkshire -11 23 £60,000 +9.09% 3
North West +8 20 £40,000 +11.11% 4
East of England -19 20 £52,500 +16.66% 6
Yorkshire +7 19 £47,500 -2.56%
Surrey +3 19 £55,000 - 3
East Midlands +24 16 £41,000 +2.50% 3
Buckinghamshire +9 14 £75,000 +66.66%
Manchester +1 13 £40,000 +11.11% 1
West Midlands -14 13 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Leeds +21 11 £47,500 -32.14%
West Yorkshire +3 11 £47,500 -32.14%
Cambridgeshire -8 10 £52,500 +16.66% 6
Nottinghamshire +23 9 £65,000 +62.50%
Reading 0 9 £65,000 +4.83% 1
Cambridge -7 9 £52,500 +16.66% 5
Scotland +15 8 £55,000 -35.29%
Oxfordshire 0 8 £48,750 -18.75% 3
South West -33 8 £47,500 +18.75% 7
Hertfordshire -24 7 £55,000 -
High Wycombe +4 6 £75,000 -
Birmingham -10 6 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Stockport - 6 £35,000 -
Kent - 6 £52,500 -
Hillingdon - 6 - -
Cheshire +3 5 £59,250 -15.35% 3
Kingston Upon Thames +2 5 £55,000 +12.82% 1

Product Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Product Manager in their job title 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 with Product Manager in their job title.

1 427 (43.84%) Product Management
2 384 (39.43%) Agile Software Development
3 298 (30.60%) Marketing
4 197 (20.23%) Finance
5 184 (18.89%) E-Commerce
6 182 (18.69%) Degree
7 156 (16.02%) Project Management
8 152 (15.61%) User Experience
9 141 (14.48%) Analytical Skills
10 133 (13.66%) Scrum
11 90 (9.24%) Telecoms
12 89 (9.14%) Analytics
13 87 (8.93%) Retail
14 83 (8.52%) Product Marketing
14 83 (8.52%) SaaS
15 76 (7.80%) Business Analysis
16 64 (6.57%) Microsoft
16 64 (6.57%) User Stories
17 59 (6.06%) Mobile App
18 52 (5.34%) MS Excel
19 50 (5.13%) Banking
19 50 (5.13%) Apple iOS
20 49 (5.03%) ERP
21 46 (4.72%) Time Management
22 44 (4.52%) Computer Science
23 42 (4.31%) CRM
23 42 (4.31%) B2B
24 40 (4.11%) Business Development
25 38 (3.90%) B2C
26 36 (3.70%) Software Engineering

Product Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Product Manager in their job title 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 with Product Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (2.26%) CMS
2 8 (0.82%) Node.js
3 4 (0.41%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.31%) NetWeaver
5 2 (0.21%) SAS
5 2 (0.21%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.21%) Lync
5 2 (0.21%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.10%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.10%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.10%) Confluence
6 1 (0.10%) Drupal
6 1 (0.10%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 52 (5.34%) MS Excel
2 32 (3.29%) MS Office
3 17 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.41%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (1.03%) Agresso
1 10 (1.03%) Google Analytics
2 9 (0.92%) SAP ERP
3 6 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.31%) Magento
5 3 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.31%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.21%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.21%) Tridion
7 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.10%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 83 (8.52%) SaaS
2 5 (0.51%) PaaS
3 2 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.10%) Heroku
4 1 (0.10%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.87%) Broadband
2 24 (2.46%) Internet
3 12 (1.23%) MPLS
3 12 (1.23%) Ethernet
4 11 (1.13%) Wireless
5 8 (0.82%) 3GPP
6 7 (0.72%) Intranet
7 6 (0.62%) SMS
8 5 (0.51%) 3G
8 5 (0.51%) 4G
9 4 (0.41%) TCAP
9 4 (0.41%) SCCP
9 4 (0.41%) INAP
9 4 (0.41%) Firewall
10 3 (0.31%) DOCSIS
10 3 (0.31%) Network Security
10 3 (0.31%) Unified Communications
11 2 (0.21%) xDSL
11 2 (0.21%) LLU
11 2 (0.21%) DSLAM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (2.46%) SQL Server
2 20 (2.05%) Big Data
3 6 (0.62%) MySQL
4 3 (0.31%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.21%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.10%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.10%) OLTP
6 1 (0.10%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.10%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (1.85%) JIRA
2 2 (0.21%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.10%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.10%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.10%) Git (software)
General
1 298 (30.60%) Marketing
2 197 (20.23%) Finance
3 90 (9.24%) Telecoms
4 87 (8.93%) Retail
5 50 (5.13%) Banking
6 33 (3.39%) Advertising
7 25 (2.57%) Publishing
8 24 (2.46%) Pharmaceutical
9 20 (2.05%) Electronics
10 17 (1.75%) Law
11 13 (1.33%) Billing
12 11 (1.13%) Games
13 10 (1.03%) Legal
14 7 (0.72%) Manufacturing
14 7 (0.72%) French Language
14 7 (0.72%) German Language
15 6 (0.62%) Local Government
15 6 (0.62%) Investment Banking
16 5 (0.51%) Automotive
17 3 (0.31%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (3.59%) .NET
2 23 (2.36%) HTML
3 18 (1.85%) CSS
4 11 (1.13%) HTML5
5 8 (0.82%) CSS3
5 8 (0.82%) XML
5 8 (0.82%) AngularJS
6 6 (0.62%) Web Services
7 5 (0.51%) Velocity
8 4 (0.41%) REST
8 4 (0.41%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.31%) SAP Basis
10 2 (0.21%) Open Graph
10 2 (0.21%) Sass
10 2 (0.21%) SOAP
11 1 (0.10%) WSDL
11 1 (0.10%) LAMP
11 1 (0.10%) Ajax
11 1 (0.10%) Ruby on Rails
11 1 (0.10%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 152 (15.61%) User Experience
2 141 (14.48%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (6.06%) Mobile App
4 44 (4.52%) Computer Science
5 31 (3.18%) Social Media
6 30 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
7 19 (1.95%) Management Information System
8 14 (1.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 12 (1.23%) Social Network
10 11 (1.13%) Mathematics
11 10 (1.03%) Copywriting
11 10 (1.03%) STB
11 10 (1.03%) Digital Media
12 9 (0.92%) Open Source
12 9 (0.92%) Economics
13 7 (0.72%) DTV
13 7 (0.72%) Physics
14 6 (0.62%) Informatics
14 6 (0.62%) Algorithms
14 6 (0.62%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 50 (5.13%) Apple iOS
2 32 (3.29%) Android
3 14 (1.44%) Windows
4 9 (0.92%) Linux
5 2 (0.21%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.10%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 427 (43.84%) Product Management
2 384 (39.43%) Agile Software Development
3 184 (18.89%) E-Commerce
4 156 (16.02%) Project Management
5 133 (13.66%) Scrum
6 89 (9.14%) Analytics
7 83 (8.52%) Product Marketing
8 76 (7.80%) Business Analysis
9 64 (6.57%) User Stories
10 49 (5.03%) ERP
11 46 (4.72%) Time Management
12 42 (4.31%) B2B
12 42 (4.31%) CRM
13 40 (4.11%) Business Development
14 38 (3.90%) B2C
15 36 (3.70%) Software Engineering
16 35 (3.59%) Stakeholder Management
17 31 (3.18%) Market Research
18 30 (3.08%) ITIL
19 29 (2.98%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 35 (3.59%) Java
2 20 (2.05%) C++
3 17 (1.75%) SQL
4 16 (1.64%) C#
5 15 (1.54%) JavaScript
6 7 (0.72%) C
7 3 (0.31%) Python
8 1 (0.10%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.10%) Ruby
8 1 (0.10%) Erlang
8 1 (0.10%) R
8 1 (0.10%) PHP
Qualifications
1 182 (18.69%) Degree
2 5 (0.51%) APMP
3 4 (0.41%) MBA
3 4 (0.41%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.21%) PMP
4 2 (0.21%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.10%) ACCA
5 1 (0.10%) CIMA
5 1 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.10%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.10%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (3.59%) QA
2 6 (0.62%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.21%) SLA
5 1 (0.10%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (0.51%) XenServer
2 3 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.21%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.10%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.10%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.10%) Capistrano
1 1 (0.10%) Puppet
Vendors
1 64 (6.57%) Microsoft
2 26 (2.67%) SAP
3 12 (1.23%) Oracle
3 12 (1.23%) Google
4 10 (1.03%) Epicor
5 9 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (0.51%) Autodesk
6 5 (0.51%) HP
7 4 (0.41%) BT
7 4 (0.41%) Citrix
7 4 (0.41%) Huawei
7 4 (0.41%) Red Gate
7 4 (0.41%) LexisNexis
8 3 (0.31%) Facebook
8 3 (0.31%) hybris
8 3 (0.31%) VMware
8 3 (0.31%) Remedy
8 3 (0.31%) Adobe
9 2 (0.21%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (0.21%) Apple
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Travel Allowance, Bonus, Pension,
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
NAK Consulting
Salary: From £48,000 to £70,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £56661.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ACL Recruitment
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Up to £80,000pa plus benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Benefits and bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Excellent DOE
Posted: 10 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum depending on exp + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
UK
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35575 - £45900 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35 - £40 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Optimus Search
Posted: 5 days ago