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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Manager
Rank 471 421 435
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Manager 512 686 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.47% 0.58% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.62% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 434 562 494
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £58,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +17.00%

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
103340 111175 103885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.51% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 85358 91120 86565
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
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 7 July 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 7 July 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 -50 489 £57,500 -4.16% 60
London -46 306 £60,000 - 30
South East +9 88 £60,000 - 10
City of London +33 76 £60,000 - 9
Surrey +9 25 £65,000 - 1
Yorkshire +30 23 £50,000 +20.48% 4
North West +4 23 £50,000 -4.76% 6
Berkshire -24 21 £61,250 +2.08% 8
Buckinghamshire - 16 £40,000 -
Cheshire -5 14 £46,250 -12.73% 2
West Yorkshire +15 13 £38,750 -8.82% 3
Reading -15 13 £45,000 -10.44% 3
East of England -21 13 £52,500 -12.50% 3
Leeds +13 12 £38,750 -11.42% 2
Oxfordshire +4 12 £49,750 -17.08% 1
South West -6 12 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Hampshire -1 10 £60,000 -0.82%
West Midlands -23 10 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Manchester +3 9 £52,500 - 4
Walton-on-Thames - 9 £65,000 -
South Yorkshire +6 8 £50,000 +23.45%
Sheffield +1 8 £50,000 +23.45%
East Midlands -3 8 £42,500 -22.72% 1
South Wales +2 7 £55,000 +89.65%
Wales -8 7 £55,000 +89.65%
Farnborough -30 7 £60,000 -7.69%
Torfaen - 7 £55,000 -
Cwmbran - 7 £55,000 -
Warrington +6 6 £58,750 +50.64% 1
Scotland +1 5 £60,000 +50.00% 1

Product Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 459 (43.47%) Product Management
2 429 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
3 364 (34.47%) Marketing
4 250 (23.67%) Finance
5 209 (19.79%) Project Management
6 205 (19.41%) Degree
7 182 (17.23%) Scrum
8 159 (15.06%) E-Commerce
9 140 (13.26%) User Experience
10 138 (13.07%) Analytical Skills
11 130 (12.31%) Telecoms
12 104 (9.85%) Product Marketing
13 94 (8.90%) Analytics
14 88 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
15 86 (8.14%) SaaS
16 83 (7.86%) B2B
17 80 (7.58%) Retail
18 77 (7.29%) User Stories
19 76 (7.20%) Mobile App
20 75 (7.10%) Computer Science
20 75 (7.10%) Banking
21 74 (7.01%) Microsoft
22 71 (6.72%) Business Analysis
23 56 (5.30%) Android
24 53 (5.02%) Business Intelligence
25 49 (4.64%) MS Excel
25 49 (4.64%) Apple iOS
26 48 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
27 46 (4.36%) ITIL
28 45 (4.26%) SDLC

Product Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 21 (1.99%) CMS
2 18 (1.70%) Confluence
3 9 (0.85%) SharePoint
4 7 (0.66%) Node.js
5 6 (0.57%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (0.47%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.28%) Apache Solr
7 3 (0.28%) Documentum
7 3 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (0.28%) ArcGIS
8 2 (0.19%) SAS
8 2 (0.19%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.095%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.095%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.095%) Lync
9 1 (0.095%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.095%) Tomcat
Applications
1 49 (4.64%) MS Excel
2 23 (2.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 19 (1.80%) MS Office
4 3 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.28%) MS Project
5 2 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (1.42%) Agresso
2 14 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.38%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.19%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.095%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 86 (8.14%) SaaS
2 22 (2.08%) PaaS
3 11 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (0.95%) Google Analytics
4 10 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.76%) IaaS
6 7 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (0.57%) Heroku
8 5 (0.47%) Basecamp
9 4 (0.38%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.095%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 29 (2.75%) Internet
2 22 (2.08%) MPLS
3 21 (1.99%) Ethernet
4 14 (1.33%) LAN
5 12 (1.14%) DSLAM
5 12 (1.14%) xDSL
6 11 (1.04%) DOCSIS
6 11 (1.04%) PSTN
7 10 (0.95%) Network Security
8 9 (0.85%) Firewall
9 8 (0.76%) LTE
9 8 (0.76%) GSM
10 7 (0.66%) Wireless
11 5 (0.47%) Broadband
11 5 (0.47%) UMTS
11 5 (0.47%) VoIP
12 4 (0.38%) Intranet
12 4 (0.38%) Unified Communications
12 4 (0.38%) Radio Access Network
13 3 (0.28%) HSPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (3.22%) Big Data
2 16 (1.52%) SQL Server
3 15 (1.42%) Data Mining
4 13 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (0.85%) NoSQL
6 7 (0.66%) MySQL
6 7 (0.66%) Relational Database
7 6 (0.57%) Neo4j
8 2 (0.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.19%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.19%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.095%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.095%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.095%) QlikView
9 1 (0.095%) Redis
9 1 (0.095%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 25 (2.37%) JIRA
2 6 (0.57%) Git (software)
2 6 (0.57%) Jenkins
3 5 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.47%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.38%) Hudson
4 4 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.19%) JUnit
5 2 (0.19%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.19%) IntelliJ
5 2 (0.19%) Selenium
5 2 (0.19%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (0.19%) Axure RP
5 2 (0.19%) Cucumber
General
1 364 (34.47%) Marketing
2 250 (23.67%) Finance
3 130 (12.31%) Telecoms
4 80 (7.58%) Retail
5 75 (7.10%) Banking
6 43 (4.07%) Advertising
7 36 (3.41%) Games
8 30 (2.84%) Legal
8 30 (2.84%) Manufacturing
9 24 (2.27%) Electronics
10 22 (2.08%) Law
11 21 (1.99%) Billing
12 20 (1.89%) Publishing
13 14 (1.33%) Local Government
14 11 (1.04%) Automotive
15 8 (0.76%) Back Office
16 7 (0.66%) French Language
17 6 (0.57%) German Language
17 6 (0.57%) Front Office
18 5 (0.47%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (2.75%) HTML
2 25 (2.37%) .NET
3 20 (1.89%) CSS
4 15 (1.42%) Web Services
5 10 (0.95%) HTML5
6 9 (0.85%) XML
6 9 (0.85%) AngularJS
7 7 (0.66%) REST
7 7 (0.66%) CSS3
7 7 (0.66%) Gherkin
8 5 (0.47%) FIX Protocol
9 3 (0.28%) JSON
9 3 (0.28%) jQuery
10 2 (0.19%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.19%) Akka
11 1 (0.095%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (0.095%) Velocity
11 1 (0.095%) WCF
11 1 (0.095%) SOAP
11 1 (0.095%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 140 (13.26%) User Experience
2 138 (13.07%) Analytical Skills
3 76 (7.20%) Mobile App
4 75 (7.10%) Computer Science
5 31 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
5 31 (2.94%) Social Media
6 20 (1.89%) Mathematics
7 16 (1.52%) Physics
7 16 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 15 (1.42%) DTV
8 15 (1.42%) Management Information System
9 14 (1.33%) Social Network
10 10 (0.95%) Mobile Payment
10 10 (0.95%) GIS
11 9 (0.85%) Handset
12 8 (0.76%) PMI
13 7 (0.66%) Digital Media
13 7 (0.66%) Performance Metrics
13 7 (0.66%) Copywriting
13 7 (0.66%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 56 (5.30%) Android
2 49 (4.64%) Apple iOS
3 40 (3.79%) Windows
4 18 (1.70%) Linux
5 11 (1.04%) Windows Phone
6 7 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
7 5 (0.47%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.38%) UNIX
9 3 (0.28%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 459 (43.47%) Product Management
2 429 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
3 209 (19.79%) Project Management
4 182 (17.23%) Scrum
5 159 (15.06%) E-Commerce
6 104 (9.85%) Product Marketing
7 94 (8.90%) Analytics
8 88 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 83 (7.86%) B2B
10 77 (7.29%) User Stories
11 71 (6.72%) Business Analysis
12 53 (5.02%) Business Intelligence
13 48 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
14 46 (4.36%) ITIL
15 45 (4.26%) SDLC
16 44 (4.17%) B2C
17 41 (3.88%) CRM
18 38 (3.60%) ERP
19 36 (3.41%) Market Research
19 36 (3.41%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (3.98%) SQL
2 33 (3.13%) Java
3 23 (2.18%) C++
4 22 (2.08%) C
5 20 (1.89%) C#
6 15 (1.42%) JavaScript
7 6 (0.57%) R
8 5 (0.47%) Python
8 5 (0.47%) PHP
9 1 (0.095%) VBA
9 1 (0.095%) Delphi
9 1 (0.095%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.095%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 205 (19.41%) Degree
2 15 (1.42%) MBA
3 14 (1.33%) Security Cleared
4 9 (0.85%) DV Cleared
5 8 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (0.76%) PMI Certification
6 5 (0.47%) MCP
6 5 (0.47%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.28%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (0.28%) HND
7 3 (0.28%) CCNA
7 3 (0.28%) ISEB
8 2 (0.19%) CISSP
8 2 (0.19%) CISA
8 2 (0.19%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (3.88%) QA
2 7 (0.66%) SLA
3 4 (0.38%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.095%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.095%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 9 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.095%) Docker
2 1 (0.095%) Ceph
2 1 (0.095%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (0.85%) Nessus
1 9 (0.85%) Nmap
2 2 (0.19%) Puppet
3 1 (0.095%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.095%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.095%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.095%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 74 (7.01%) Microsoft
2 27 (2.56%) SAP
3 22 (2.08%) Oracle
4 18 (1.70%) Google
4 18 (1.70%) hybris
5 17 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
6 15 (1.42%) Epicor
7 11 (1.04%) ATG
7 11 (1.04%) VMware
8 9 (0.85%) Coverity
9 8 (0.76%) Apple
9 8 (0.76%) Cisco
10 7 (0.66%) PeopleSoft
11 6 (0.57%) IBM
11 6 (0.57%) Facebook
12 5 (0.47%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 5 (0.47%) Nokia
12 5 (0.47%) Juniper
12 5 (0.47%) Ericsson
12 5 (0.47%) Huawei
Surrey
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum £60-70k + bonus benefits car allowan
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
North West London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £33,000 to £34,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: Bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £55K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £55K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £55K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £55K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £55K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £55K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Computer People
Salary: benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago