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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Manager
Rank 464 428 442
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Manager 526 581 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.46% 0.54% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.57% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 418 503 432
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,633 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%

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
107784 102248 109748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.53% 94.51% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 87953 84954 93424
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -32 505 £57,500 +4.54% 62
London -27 301 £60,000 +4.34% 37
South East 0 89 £55,000 - 13
City of London -19 66 £60,000 +9.09% 10
East of England -18 51 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Cambridgeshire +10 35 £43,750 +34.61% 2
Cambridge +26 34 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Berkshire +19 32 £55,750 -11.50% 4
West Midlands -11 21 £70,000 +47.36% 3
North West -12 17 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Hertfordshire -19 16 £60,000 -14.28% 1
Cheshire -9 14 £55,000 -21.42%
Hampshire -16 14 £52,500 -4.54% 2
Scotland +7 13 £40,000 - 1
Surrey -3 11 £55,000 +2.32% 3
Buckinghamshire -4 10 £56,500 +32.94% 1
North East - 10 £47,218 -
Tyne and Wear - 10 £47,218 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 10 £47,218 -
Coventry +3 9 £70,000 +21.73%
Oxfordshire +16 8 £52,500 +2.43% 2
Wilmslow 0 8 £52,500 +128.26%
East Sussex -2 8 £60,000 +41.17%
Brighton -4 8 £60,000 +41.17%
Milton Keynes -4 8 £56,500 +32.94% 1
South West -36 8 £41,000 -18.00%
Yorkshire -37 8 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Glasgow +6 7 £42,000 -
Warwickshire +5 7 £65,500 +41.62% 1
Hillingdon - 7 - -

Product Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 594 (49.25%) Product Management
2 497 (41.21%) Agile Software Development
3 436 (36.15%) Marketing
4 280 (23.22%) Finance
5 227 (18.82%) User Experience
6 207 (17.16%) Degree
7 202 (16.75%) E-Commerce
8 199 (16.50%) Project Management
9 190 (15.75%) Analytical Skills
10 176 (14.59%) Scrum
11 116 (9.62%) Microsoft
12 109 (9.04%) Retail
13 108 (8.96%) SaaS
14 102 (8.46%) Analytics
15 100 (8.29%) Product Marketing
16 94 (7.79%) Mobile App
17 90 (7.46%) User Stories
17 90 (7.46%) Business Analysis
18 81 (6.72%) Telecoms
19 76 (6.30%) B2B
20 74 (6.14%) Stakeholder Management
21 73 (6.05%) CRM
22 71 (5.89%) MS Excel
23 64 (5.31%) B2C
24 60 (4.98%) Computer Science
25 59 (4.89%) Internet
25 59 (4.89%) Publishing
26 58 (4.81%) ERP
27 56 (4.64%) Time Management
27 56 (4.64%) Android

Product Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 40 (3.32%) CMS
2 12 (1.00%) SharePoint
3 7 (0.58%) Lync
4 6 (0.50%) Confluence
5 5 (0.41%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.33%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.25%) WordPress
7 3 (0.25%) Moodle
7 3 (0.25%) SAS
7 3 (0.25%) NetWeaver
8 2 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.17%) Apache
8 2 (0.17%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.083%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.083%) Drupal
9 1 (0.083%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 71 (5.89%) MS Excel
2 41 (3.40%) MS Office
3 26 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (1.16%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.41%) MS Project
6 4 (0.33%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.083%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 20 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.91%) Google Analytics
3 10 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.50%) Agresso
5 5 (0.41%) SAP ERP
5 5 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.33%) SAP SD
6 4 (0.33%) SAP R/3
7 3 (0.25%) Magento
8 2 (0.17%) Tridion
9 1 (0.083%) WebTrends
9 1 (0.083%) Line 500
9 1 (0.083%) SiteCatalyst
9 1 (0.083%) Sage 300 ERP
9 1 (0.083%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 108 (8.96%) SaaS
2 7 (0.58%) PaaS
3 6 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.33%) Google Compute Engine
4 4 (0.33%) HP Helion
5 2 (0.17%) IaaS
6 1 (0.083%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 59 (4.89%) Internet
2 17 (1.41%) VoIP
3 16 (1.33%) Wireless
4 15 (1.24%) Broadband
5 11 (0.91%) Unified Communications
6 10 (0.83%) LAN
6 10 (0.83%) WAN
7 9 (0.75%) PBX
7 9 (0.75%) TETRA
7 9 (0.75%) Multicast
8 8 (0.66%) 3G
9 7 (0.58%) Intranet
9 7 (0.58%) SMS
9 7 (0.58%) Ethernet
9 7 (0.58%) 4G
10 5 (0.41%) 3GPP
10 5 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (0.41%) RFID
11 4 (0.33%) VPN
12 3 (0.25%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (2.74%) SQL Server
2 28 (2.32%) Big Data
3 14 (1.16%) MySQL
4 5 (0.41%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.17%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.17%) UniData
6 2 (0.17%) Informix
7 1 (0.083%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.083%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.083%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.083%) DB2
7 1 (0.083%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.083%) QlikView
7 1 (0.083%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.083%) solidDB
7 1 (0.083%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.083%) TimesTen
Development Applications
1 45 (3.73%) JIRA
2 6 (0.50%) Ant
2 6 (0.50%) Maven
3 1 (0.083%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.083%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.083%) Axure RP
General
1 436 (36.15%) Marketing
2 280 (23.22%) Finance
3 109 (9.04%) Retail
4 81 (6.72%) Telecoms
5 59 (4.89%) Publishing
6 45 (3.73%) Advertising
7 41 (3.40%) Games
8 37 (3.07%) Banking
9 32 (2.65%) Legal
10 26 (2.16%) Law
11 20 (1.66%) Electronics
12 18 (1.49%) Back Office
13 17 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
14 14 (1.16%) Manufacturing
15 10 (0.83%) French Language
16 9 (0.75%) German Language
17 8 (0.66%) Billing
18 5 (0.41%) Multimedia
18 5 (0.41%) Front Office
19 4 (0.33%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (2.90%) .NET
2 33 (2.74%) HTML
3 21 (1.74%) XML
4 17 (1.41%) CSS
5 13 (1.08%) Web Services
6 12 (1.00%) REST
7 5 (0.41%) Open Graph
7 5 (0.41%) JSON
7 5 (0.41%) Velocity
8 4 (0.33%) Android SDK
9 3 (0.25%) Sass
9 3 (0.25%) HTML5
9 3 (0.25%) SAP Basis
9 3 (0.25%) COM
9 3 (0.25%) J2EE
10 2 (0.17%) ATL
10 2 (0.17%) Flash
10 2 (0.17%) Middleware
10 2 (0.17%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (0.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 227 (18.82%) User Experience
2 190 (15.75%) Analytical Skills
3 94 (7.79%) Mobile App
4 60 (4.98%) Computer Science
5 54 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
6 39 (3.23%) Management Information System
7 36 (2.99%) Social Media
8 21 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 13 (1.08%) Performance Metrics
10 12 (1.00%) Data Structures
10 12 (1.00%) Open Source
10 12 (1.00%) Copywriting
10 12 (1.00%) Derivative
11 11 (0.91%) Economics
11 11 (0.91%) Social Network
11 11 (0.91%) Equities
12 10 (0.83%) Linked Data
13 8 (0.66%) Digital Media
13 8 (0.66%) Visualisation
14 7 (0.58%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 56 (4.64%) Android
2 52 (4.31%) Apple iOS
3 35 (2.90%) Windows
4 9 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (0.58%) UNIX
5 7 (0.58%) Linux
6 3 (0.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 594 (49.25%) Product Management
2 497 (41.21%) Agile Software Development
3 202 (16.75%) E-Commerce
4 199 (16.50%) Project Management
5 176 (14.59%) Scrum
6 102 (8.46%) Analytics
7 100 (8.29%) Product Marketing
8 90 (7.46%) User Stories
8 90 (7.46%) Business Analysis
9 76 (6.30%) B2B
10 74 (6.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 73 (6.05%) CRM
12 64 (5.31%) B2C
13 58 (4.81%) ERP
14 56 (4.64%) Time Management
15 55 (4.56%) Market Research
16 45 (3.73%) Business Development
17 39 (3.23%) Strategic Planning
18 37 (3.07%) Mentoring
19 33 (2.74%) Competitor Analysis
Programming Languages
1 44 (3.65%) Java
2 24 (1.99%) SQL
3 11 (0.91%) JavaScript
3 11 (0.91%) C#
3 11 (0.91%) C++
4 10 (0.83%) PHP
5 7 (0.58%) Python
6 4 (0.33%) C
7 3 (0.25%) Ruby
8 2 (0.17%) UniBasic
8 2 (0.17%) Perl
9 1 (0.083%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 207 (17.16%) Degree
2 9 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (0.75%) CCNA
2 9 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (0.66%) ISEB
3 8 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (0.50%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.41%) APMP
6 4 (0.33%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (0.25%) MBA
7 3 (0.25%) SAP Certification
7 3 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.25%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.083%) AAT
8 1 (0.083%) HND
8 1 (0.083%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.083%) PMP
8 1 (0.083%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.083%) ACCA
8 1 (0.083%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (3.57%) QA
2 18 (1.49%) SLA
3 6 (0.50%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.083%) MiFID
5 1 (0.083%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.083%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.083%) EMIR
System Software
1 10 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.50%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.33%) XenServer
3 4 (0.33%) vCloud
3 4 (0.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.083%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.17%) Ganglia
1 2 (0.17%) Puppet
1 2 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.083%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.083%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.083%) SCOM
Vendors
1 116 (9.62%) Microsoft
2 36 (2.99%) SAP
3 30 (2.49%) Oracle
4 26 (2.16%) Google
5 24 (1.99%) Salesforce.com
6 16 (1.33%) HP
7 14 (1.16%) LexisNexis
8 10 (0.83%) Red Gate
8 10 (0.83%) Cisco
8 10 (0.83%) VMware
9 7 (0.58%) IBM
10 5 (0.41%) Citrix
10 5 (0.41%) Epicor
10 5 (0.41%) Cincom
10 5 (0.41%) JD Edwards
10 5 (0.41%) F5
11 4 (0.33%) Atlassian
11 4 (0.33%) Twitter
11 4 (0.33%) hybris
11 4 (0.33%) PeopleSoft
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