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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Manager
Rank 491 439 400
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Manager 470 658 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.44% 0.56% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.59% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 379 560 545
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +20.00%

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
101047 111774 101802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.63% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 83000 91849 84625
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -48 442 £55,000 -4.34% 46
London -60 277 £59,500 +3.47% 27
South East -11 85 £57,500 -4.16% 4
City of London +29 62 £55,000 -8.33% 6
Surrey +29 26 £62,500 - 1
Berkshire -33 21 £60,000 - 2
West Midlands +6 17 £55,000 +33.33%
East of England -7 17 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Buckinghamshire - 16 £36,250 -
North West -13 15 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Wales +18 12 £55,000 -
East Midlands +16 12 £60,000 +41.17% 2
South Wales +10 12 £55,000 -
Reading -34 12 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Oxfordshire +11 11 £48,500 -19.16%
Torfaen - 11 £55,000 -
Cwmbran - 11 £55,000 -
Hampshire -4 10 £60,000 - 1
South West -4 10 £42,500 -1.16% 1
Warwickshire -5 10 £55,000 -
Manchester -7 8 £31,500 -37.00% 4
Scotland +24 7 £55,000 +43.79% 2
Oxford +12 7 £48,500 -19.16%
Cheshire +2 6 £47,500 +2.70%
Hertfordshire -18 6 £43,500 -27.50%
Warwick - 6 £55,000 -
Slough +4 5 £51,250 -14.58%
Northampton +3 5 £70,000 +75.00%
Northamptonshire +1 5 £70,000 +75.00%
Yorkshire -6 5 £50,000 -13.04% 3

Product Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 430 (45.17%) Product Management
2 379 (39.81%) Agile Software Development
3 334 (35.08%) Marketing
4 236 (24.79%) Finance
5 200 (21.01%) Project Management
5 200 (21.01%) Degree
6 153 (16.07%) Scrum
7 140 (14.71%) E-Commerce
8 125 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
9 124 (13.03%) User Experience
10 115 (12.08%) Telecoms
11 96 (10.08%) Product Marketing
12 82 (8.61%) SaaS
13 81 (8.51%) Analytics
14 79 (8.30%) Business Analysis
15 73 (7.67%) Banking
16 71 (7.46%) Computer Science
17 70 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
17 70 (7.35%) Microsoft
17 70 (7.35%) B2B
18 68 (7.14%) User Stories
19 65 (6.83%) Retail
20 55 (5.78%) Mobile App
21 48 (5.04%) MS Excel
22 43 (4.52%) Android
23 42 (4.41%) SQL
23 42 (4.41%) Continuous Improvement
24 41 (4.31%) ITIL
25 40 (4.20%) ERP
25 40 (4.20%) Business Intelligence

Product Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 18 (1.89%) Confluence
2 14 (1.47%) CMS
3 10 (1.05%) Node.js
4 8 (0.84%) SharePoint
5 5 (0.53%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.42%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (0.32%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.32%) Apache Solr
7 3 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (0.32%) ArcGIS
7 3 (0.32%) SAS
8 2 (0.21%) Documentum
9 1 (0.11%) Lync
9 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.11%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 48 (5.04%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.21%) MS Office
3 20 (2.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.21%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.21%) MS Project
6 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (1.89%) Agresso
2 7 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.42%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.21%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.11%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 82 (8.61%) SaaS
2 19 (2.00%) PaaS
3 10 (1.05%) Google Analytics
4 8 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.63%) IaaS
6 5 (0.53%) Basecamp
6 5 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.42%) Heroku
7 4 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (0.21%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.11%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.52%) MPLS
2 23 (2.42%) Ethernet
3 19 (2.00%) Internet
4 16 (1.68%) Broadband
5 14 (1.47%) LAN
6 12 (1.26%) DSLAM
6 12 (1.26%) xDSL
7 11 (1.16%) DOCSIS
7 11 (1.16%) PSTN
8 10 (1.05%) Firewall
9 7 (0.74%) Network Security
9 7 (0.74%) GSM
10 6 (0.63%) Intranet
10 6 (0.63%) Wireless
11 5 (0.53%) LTE
11 5 (0.53%) VoIP
12 4 (0.42%) TCAP
12 4 (0.42%) SCCP
12 4 (0.42%) INAP
12 4 (0.42%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (3.26%) Big Data
2 20 (2.10%) SQL Server
3 14 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (1.47%) Data Mining
4 7 (0.74%) NoSQL
5 6 (0.63%) MySQL
5 6 (0.63%) Relational Database
5 6 (0.63%) Neo4j
6 3 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (0.32%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Power View
8 1 (0.11%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 24 (2.52%) JIRA
2 5 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (0.53%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.42%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (0.42%) Jenkins
General
1 334 (35.08%) Marketing
2 236 (24.79%) Finance
3 115 (12.08%) Telecoms
4 73 (7.67%) Banking
5 65 (6.83%) Retail
6 40 (4.20%) Advertising
7 30 (3.15%) Games
8 24 (2.52%) Publishing
9 20 (2.10%) Law
9 20 (2.10%) Legal
10 17 (1.79%) Manufacturing
10 17 (1.79%) Electronics
10 17 (1.79%) Local Government
11 13 (1.37%) Billing
12 11 (1.16%) Automotive
13 6 (0.63%) French Language
13 6 (0.63%) German Language
14 5 (0.53%) Front Office
14 5 (0.53%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.53%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (3.26%) HTML
2 24 (2.52%) CSS
2 24 (2.52%) .NET
3 12 (1.26%) HTML5
4 10 (1.05%) XML
4 10 (1.05%) AngularJS
4 10 (1.05%) CSS3
5 8 (0.84%) Web Services
6 7 (0.74%) REST
7 5 (0.53%) FIX Protocol
8 4 (0.42%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.32%) Gherkin
9 3 (0.32%) JSON
10 2 (0.21%) SOAP
10 2 (0.21%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (0.11%) jQuery
11 1 (0.11%) RESTful
11 1 (0.11%) OAuth
11 1 (0.11%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 125 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
2 124 (13.03%) User Experience
3 71 (7.46%) Computer Science
4 55 (5.78%) Mobile App
5 34 (3.57%) Social Media
6 21 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
7 19 (2.00%) Mathematics
8 18 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 17 (1.79%) Physics
10 16 (1.68%) Social Network
11 15 (1.58%) Management Information System
12 11 (1.16%) GIS
13 10 (1.05%) STB
13 10 (1.05%) Mobile Payment
14 9 (0.95%) Copywriting
15 8 (0.84%) DTV
15 8 (0.84%) PMI
16 7 (0.74%) Performance Metrics
16 7 (0.74%) Blog
17 6 (0.63%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 43 (4.52%) Android
2 37 (3.89%) Apple iOS
3 26 (2.73%) Windows
4 17 (1.79%) Linux
5 11 (1.16%) Windows Phone
6 5 (0.53%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.42%) UNIX
8 2 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 430 (45.17%) Product Management
2 379 (39.81%) Agile Software Development
3 200 (21.01%) Project Management
4 153 (16.07%) Scrum
5 140 (14.71%) E-Commerce
6 96 (10.08%) Product Marketing
7 81 (8.51%) Analytics
8 79 (8.30%) Business Analysis
9 70 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
9 70 (7.35%) B2B
10 68 (7.14%) User Stories
11 42 (4.41%) Continuous Improvement
12 41 (4.31%) ITIL
13 40 (4.20%) ERP
13 40 (4.20%) Business Intelligence
13 40 (4.20%) SDLC
14 38 (3.99%) Business Development
15 34 (3.57%) CRM
16 32 (3.36%) B2C
16 32 (3.36%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 42 (4.41%) SQL
2 27 (2.84%) Java
3 20 (2.10%) C++
4 15 (1.58%) C
4 15 (1.58%) C#
4 15 (1.58%) JavaScript
5 7 (0.74%) R
6 5 (0.53%) Python
7 3 (0.32%) PHP
8 2 (0.21%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.11%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 200 (21.01%) Degree
2 9 (0.95%) MBA
3 8 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (0.84%) PMI Certification
4 4 (0.42%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.21%) CCNA
5 2 (0.21%) ISEB
5 2 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.21%) HND
5 2 (0.21%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (0.21%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.21%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.11%) MCP
6 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (3.57%) QA
2 7 (0.74%) SLA
3 3 (0.32%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.11%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.11%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 6 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.11%) Docker
2 1 (0.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.21%) Nessus
1 2 (0.21%) Nmap
2 1 (0.11%) Puppet
2 1 (0.11%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 70 (7.35%) Microsoft
2 23 (2.42%) Oracle
3 21 (2.21%) SAP
4 18 (1.89%) Epicor
5 16 (1.68%) Google
5 16 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (1.26%) hybris
7 11 (1.16%) ATG
8 8 (0.84%) VMware
9 7 (0.74%) PeopleSoft
9 7 (0.74%) Apple
10 6 (0.63%) Cisco
10 6 (0.63%) IBM
10 6 (0.63%) BT
11 5 (0.53%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 5 (0.53%) Facebook
11 5 (0.53%) Huawei
11 5 (0.53%) Juniper
11 5 (0.53%) Nokia
11 5 (0.53%) Ericsson
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