The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 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 Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Manager
Rank 411 437 409
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Manager 673 549 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.58% 0.50% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.54% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 562 469 556
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,450 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £72,100
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110361 102490 112133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90061 84895 96093
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 29 July 2014 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 29 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
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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 -9 620 £60,000 +4.34% 63
London +8 393 £60,000 - 34
South East +24 102 £65,000 +30.00% 8
City of London -23 90 £60,000 -4.00% 8
East of England -2 43 £58,500 +6.36% 6
Berkshire +15 40 £65,000 +18.18% 3
Surrey +9 28 £65,000 +44.44% 3
North West +12 26 £51,250 +13.88% 5
Scotland +9 23 £40,000 -20.00%
Hertfordshire -9 21 £62,500 +19.04% 2
West Midlands +18 20 £54,000 +20.00% 2
Reading +8 20 £60,000 +9.09%
Cheshire +5 19 £53,000 -1.39% 2
Hampshire +9 18 £63,750 +41.66%
Cambridgeshire +2 16 £51,250 -21.15% 3
Cambridge 0 15 £37,500 -46.42% 3
Edinburgh +6 14 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire +5 12 £55,000 -
East Midlands -6 12 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Basingstoke - 11 £65,000 -
Middlesex +1 10 £62,500 +25.00%
Nottinghamshire +14 9 £55,000 +15.78% 1
South Wales -2 9 £29,000 -47.27%
Wales -5 9 £29,000 -47.27%
Glasgow -6 9 £35,000 -30.00%
South West -9 9 £42,500 -15.00% 5
Farnborough - 9 £65,000 -
Oxford +15 8 £62,500 -
Slough +8 8 £65,000 +1.96% 1
Yorkshire -69 8 £35,000 -33.33% 2

Product Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

1 676 (51.41%) Product Management
2 560 (42.59%) Marketing
3 364 (27.68%) Finance
4 271 (20.61%) Agile Software Development
5 226 (17.19%) Project Management
6 208 (15.82%) Degree
7 169 (12.85%) Scrum
8 153 (11.63%) E-Commerce
9 143 (10.87%) Microsoft
10 128 (9.73%) B2B
10 128 (9.73%) Product Marketing
11 117 (8.90%) SaaS
12 111 (8.44%) Analytics
13 104 (7.91%) Telecoms
14 98 (7.45%) Business Analysis
15 97 (7.38%) Retail
16 96 (7.30%) Mobile App
17 90 (6.84%) User Stories
18 89 (6.77%) Stakeholder Management
19 77 (5.86%) Market Research
20 74 (5.63%) Legal
20 74 (5.63%) CRM
21 73 (5.55%) Publishing
22 72 (5.48%) B2C
23 71 (5.40%) MS Excel
24 66 (5.02%) Internet
25 63 (4.79%) JIRA
26 59 (4.49%) Service Delivery
27 55 (4.18%) Enterprise Software
28 51 (3.88%) Business Development

Product Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 37 (2.81%) CMS
2 29 (2.21%) SharePoint
3 21 (1.60%) Confluence
4 9 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
5 7 (0.53%) Lync
6 6 (0.46%) Drupal
7 5 (0.38%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.30%) WordPress
8 4 (0.30%) Apache
8 4 (0.30%) OpenStack
8 4 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.23%) SAS
9 3 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.23%) Moodle
10 2 (0.15%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.15%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.076%) Facebook Platform
11 1 (0.076%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 71 (5.40%) MS Excel
2 40 (3.04%) MS Office
3 36 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (1.44%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.30%) S-PLUS
6 3 (0.23%) MS Project
7 1 (0.076%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 19 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.61%) Google Analytics
3 7 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.53%) SAP SD
3 7 (0.53%) SAP R/3
4 5 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.30%) Agresso
6 3 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.23%) SiteCatalyst
7 1 (0.076%) Sage 300 ERP
7 1 (0.076%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.076%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.076%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.076%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 117 (8.90%) SaaS
2 8 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.46%) Office 365
4 5 (0.38%) PaaS
5 4 (0.30%) IaaS
5 4 (0.30%) Google Compute Engine
6 2 (0.15%) Heroku
7 1 (0.076%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 66 (5.02%) Internet
2 31 (2.36%) VoIP
3 18 (1.37%) WAN
4 17 (1.29%) LAN
5 16 (1.22%) Wireless
6 12 (0.91%) TETRA
6 12 (0.91%) PBX
6 12 (0.91%) Ethernet
6 12 (0.91%) Multicast
7 11 (0.84%) Unified Communications
8 10 (0.76%) Intranet
9 8 (0.61%) MPLS
10 7 (0.53%) Firewall
10 7 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (0.53%) GSM
11 6 (0.46%) Broadband
11 6 (0.46%) 3G
11 6 (0.46%) VPN
12 5 (0.38%) RFID
12 5 (0.38%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (3.35%) SQL Server
2 18 (1.37%) Big Data
2 18 (1.37%) MySQL
3 10 (0.76%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.23%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.15%) UniData
5 2 (0.15%) Informix
5 2 (0.15%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.076%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.076%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.076%) DB2
6 1 (0.076%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.076%) QlikView
6 1 (0.076%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.076%) solidDB
6 1 (0.076%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.076%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.076%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.076%) TimesTen
Development Applications
1 63 (4.79%) JIRA
2 6 (0.46%) Maven
2 6 (0.46%) Ant
3 1 (0.076%) Visual Studio
General
1 560 (42.59%) Marketing
2 364 (27.68%) Finance
3 104 (7.91%) Telecoms
4 97 (7.38%) Retail
5 74 (5.63%) Legal
6 73 (5.55%) Publishing
7 46 (3.50%) Games
8 45 (3.42%) Banking
8 45 (3.42%) Advertising
9 40 (3.04%) Law
10 29 (2.21%) Back Office
11 19 (1.44%) Electronics
11 19 (1.44%) Manufacturing
12 14 (1.06%) Multimedia
13 13 (0.99%) Billing
14 11 (0.84%) Financial Institution
14 11 (0.84%) Front Office
15 9 (0.68%) Music Industry
16 8 (0.61%) French Language
17 7 (0.53%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (3.19%) .NET
2 29 (2.21%) HTML
3 24 (1.83%) XML
4 15 (1.14%) CSS
5 14 (1.06%) Web Services
6 11 (0.84%) REST
7 6 (0.46%) LAMP
7 6 (0.46%) ASP.NET
8 5 (0.38%) Spring
8 5 (0.38%) Ajax
8 5 (0.38%) JSON
8 5 (0.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (0.30%) Android SDK
9 4 (0.30%) Flash
10 3 (0.23%) Struts
10 3 (0.23%) J2EE
10 3 (0.23%) COM
10 3 (0.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (0.23%) Java EE
10 3 (0.23%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 96 (7.30%) Mobile App
2 55 (4.18%) Enterprise Software
3 48 (3.65%) Computer Science
4 44 (3.35%) Management Information System
5 25 (1.90%) Social Media
6 22 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 18 (1.37%) Digital Media
8 14 (1.06%) Derivative
9 13 (0.99%) Mobile Payment
9 13 (0.99%) Visualisation
10 12 (0.91%) Blog
10 12 (0.91%) E-Learning
11 11 (0.84%) Equities
11 11 (0.84%) New Media
11 11 (0.84%) Open Source
12 10 (0.76%) Linked Data
13 9 (0.68%) Copywriting
13 9 (0.68%) Mathematics
14 8 (0.61%) Learning Management System
15 7 (0.53%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 46 (3.50%) Android
2 36 (2.74%) Apple iOS
3 32 (2.43%) Windows
4 14 (1.06%) UNIX
5 12 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (0.76%) Linux
7 1 (0.076%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 676 (51.41%) Product Management
2 271 (20.61%) Agile Software Development
3 226 (17.19%) Project Management
4 169 (12.85%) Scrum
5 153 (11.63%) E-Commerce
6 128 (9.73%) B2B
6 128 (9.73%) Product Marketing
7 111 (8.44%) Analytics
8 98 (7.45%) Business Analysis
9 90 (6.84%) User Stories
10 89 (6.77%) Stakeholder Management
11 77 (5.86%) Market Research
12 74 (5.63%) CRM
13 72 (5.48%) B2C
14 59 (4.49%) Service Delivery
15 51 (3.88%) Business Development
16 50 (3.80%) Strategic Planning
17 49 (3.73%) Release Management
18 48 (3.65%) ERP
19 47 (3.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (2.74%) SQL
2 33 (2.51%) Java
3 20 (1.52%) C#
3 20 (1.52%) PHP
4 18 (1.37%) JavaScript
5 11 (0.84%) C
6 7 (0.53%) Python
7 6 (0.46%) Ruby
8 4 (0.30%) C++
9 3 (0.23%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.15%) Perl
10 2 (0.15%) XQuery
10 2 (0.15%) UniBasic
11 1 (0.076%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 208 (15.82%) Degree
2 35 (2.66%) Security Cleared
3 12 (0.91%) CCNA
3 12 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (0.61%) ISEB
4 8 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (0.46%) SAP Certification
6 4 (0.30%) Postgraduate
6 4 (0.30%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.30%) MBA
6 4 (0.30%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.15%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.076%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.076%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (3.73%) QA
2 26 (1.98%) SLA
3 9 (0.68%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.53%) EMIR
5 6 (0.46%) Dodd-Frank
5 6 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.15%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.076%) MiFID
System Software
1 13 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.46%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.30%) vCloud
3 4 (0.30%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (0.23%) Cisco IPCC
2 2 (0.15%) Ganglia
2 2 (0.15%) Puppet
2 2 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.076%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.076%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.076%) SCOM
Vendors
1 143 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 36 (2.74%) SAP
3 33 (2.51%) Oracle
4 26 (1.98%) BT
5 23 (1.75%) Google
6 21 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
7 20 (1.52%) Cisco
8 14 (1.06%) HP
8 14 (1.06%) Atlassian
9 13 (0.99%) VMware
10 10 (0.76%) LexisNexis
11 8 (0.61%) Twitter
11 8 (0.61%) TOWER Software
12 7 (0.53%) IBM
12 7 (0.53%) Adobe
12 7 (0.53%) SunGard
13 6 (0.46%) Red Gate
13 6 (0.46%) Tableau
13 6 (0.46%) Siebel
14 5 (0.38%) Cincom
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Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + bens + Large Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
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Salary: £41000.00 - £45000 per annum
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London
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Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £62,000 per annum Plus Full Bens and 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40-50K + Bens and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Health
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Car, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 to £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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City, London
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + stock
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