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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Manager
Rank 449 438 435
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Manager 561 616 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.51% 0.54% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.57% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 484 498 475
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £56,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year
+1.76% +6.60%

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 August 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 August 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 +7 538 £60,000 - 72
London +2 321 £60,000 - 38
South East +11 98 £62,500 - 12
City of London +8 63 £60,000 - 9
North West +18 37 £57,500 +15.00% 6
Surrey +15 33 £65,000 - 2
Yorkshire +31 29 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Berkshire -5 24 £61,000 -6.15% 6
West Yorkshire +17 19 £60,000 +71.42%
Cheshire +6 19 £57,500 +6.48% 1
Leeds +28 18 £60,000 +33.33%
Manchester +15 18 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Oxfordshire +10 15 £62,500 - 1
Reading -3 14 £55,000 -4.76% 2
East of England -35 13 £45,000 -23.07% 5
South West -21 12 £50,000 +17.64% 5
Walton-on-Thames - 12 £65,000 - 1
Warrington +16 11 £62,500 +89.39%
East Midlands 0 11 £42,500 -22.72%
Buckinghamshire - 11 £57,250 -
West Midlands -18 10 £60,250 -3.60% 3
Hampshire -2 9 £60,000 -7.69% 1
South Yorkshire +12 8 £50,000 +23.45%
Sheffield +5 8 £50,000 +23.45%
Kingston Upon Thames +13 6 £62,500 +31.57% 1
Poole - 6 £50,000 - 1
Dorset - 6 £50,000 - 1
Suffolk - 6 £60,000 -
Wales -4 5 £38,979 +5.34%
South Wales -11 5 £38,979 +5.34%

Product Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 443 (43.39%) Agile Software Development
2 425 (41.63%) Product Management
3 330 (32.32%) Marketing
4 241 (23.60%) Finance
5 191 (18.71%) Project Management
6 190 (18.61%) Degree
7 171 (16.75%) E-Commerce
8 161 (15.77%) Scrum
9 145 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
10 143 (14.01%) User Experience
11 128 (12.54%) Telecoms
12 99 (9.70%) Stakeholder Management
13 98 (9.60%) Analytics
14 91 (8.91%) User Stories
15 89 (8.72%) Product Marketing
16 84 (8.23%) Retail
17 83 (8.13%) B2B
17 83 (8.13%) SaaS
18 79 (7.74%) Mobile App
19 67 (6.56%) Banking
20 65 (6.37%) Computer Science
21 63 (6.17%) Android
22 57 (5.58%) Microsoft
23 54 (5.29%) Apple iOS
24 49 (4.80%) Business Development
25 47 (4.60%) Windows
26 46 (4.51%) B2C
27 45 (4.41%) Business Intelligence
27 45 (4.41%) Market Research
28 44 (4.31%) Business Analysis

Product Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (2.15%) CMS
2 14 (1.37%) Confluence
3 6 (0.59%) SharePoint
3 6 (0.59%) Documentum
4 5 (0.49%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.39%) Node.js
5 4 (0.39%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (0.29%) Apache Solr
6 3 (0.29%) SAS
6 3 (0.29%) ArcGIS
7 2 (0.20%) SAP Portal
8 1 (0.098%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.098%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.098%) Lync
8 1 (0.098%) OpenStack
Applications
1 30 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 20 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (0.88%) MS Office
4 2 (0.20%) MS Project
4 2 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.29%) Agresso
3 3 (0.29%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.20%) SAP Payroll
4 2 (0.20%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.20%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.20%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.098%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 83 (8.13%) SaaS
2 19 (1.86%) PaaS
3 15 (1.47%) Google Analytics
4 10 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (0.49%) Basecamp
7 5 (0.49%) IaaS
8 4 (0.39%) Google Apps
8 4 (0.39%) Heroku
9 2 (0.20%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.25%) Internet
2 13 (1.27%) Network Security
3 12 (1.18%) LTE
4 10 (0.98%) Wireless
4 10 (0.98%) MPLS
5 9 (0.88%) GSM
6 8 (0.78%) Ethernet
6 8 (0.78%) Unified Communications
7 6 (0.59%) Firewall
7 6 (0.59%) SAN
7 6 (0.59%) LAN
7 6 (0.59%) Broadband
7 6 (0.59%) UMTS
8 5 (0.49%) VoIP
8 5 (0.49%) PSTN
8 5 (0.49%) DOCSIS
8 5 (0.49%) DSLAM
8 5 (0.49%) xDSL
8 5 (0.49%) Radio Access Network
9 4 (0.39%) HSPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (3.72%) Big Data
2 13 (1.27%) Data Mining
3 9 (0.88%) NoSQL
3 9 (0.88%) Relational Database
4 8 (0.78%) SQL Server
5 4 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (0.39%) Redis
6 3 (0.29%) MySQL
7 2 (0.20%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.20%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.098%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.098%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.098%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 22 (2.15%) JIRA
2 4 (0.39%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (0.39%) Hudson
3 3 (0.29%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (0.29%) Axure RP
3 3 (0.29%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.20%) JUnit
4 2 (0.20%) Selenium
4 2 (0.20%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.20%) IntelliJ
4 2 (0.20%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.098%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.098%) Maven
5 1 (0.098%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 330 (32.32%) Marketing
2 241 (23.60%) Finance
3 128 (12.54%) Telecoms
4 84 (8.23%) Retail
5 67 (6.56%) Banking
6 37 (3.62%) Manufacturing
7 35 (3.43%) Advertising
8 28 (2.74%) Electronics
9 25 (2.45%) Legal
10 24 (2.35%) Games
11 20 (1.96%) Billing
12 19 (1.86%) Back Office
13 16 (1.57%) Publishing
14 13 (1.27%) Automotive
15 11 (1.08%) Law
16 10 (0.98%) Front Office
17 8 (0.78%) French Language
18 5 (0.49%) German Language
19 4 (0.39%) Local Government
19 4 (0.39%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (2.06%) HTML
2 17 (1.67%) .NET
3 15 (1.47%) Web Services
4 14 (1.37%) CSS
5 8 (0.78%) XML
6 7 (0.69%) Gherkin
7 6 (0.59%) AngularJS
8 5 (0.49%) HTML5
8 5 (0.49%) REST
9 4 (0.39%) CSS3
9 4 (0.39%) jQuery
9 4 (0.39%) FIX Protocol
10 2 (0.20%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.20%) Akka
10 2 (0.20%) JSON
11 1 (0.098%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (0.098%) RESTful
11 1 (0.098%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.098%) COM
11 1 (0.098%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 145 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
2 143 (14.01%) User Experience
3 79 (7.74%) Mobile App
4 65 (6.37%) Computer Science
5 34 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
6 21 (2.06%) DTV
7 17 (1.67%) Social Media
8 14 (1.37%) GIS
8 14 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 14 (1.37%) Mathematics
9 13 (1.27%) Social Network
10 11 (1.08%) Mobile Payment
11 10 (0.98%) Statistics
11 10 (0.98%) Handset
12 9 (0.88%) PMI
12 9 (0.88%) Management Information System
13 8 (0.78%) Blog
13 8 (0.78%) Visualisation
14 7 (0.69%) Client/Server
14 7 (0.69%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 63 (6.17%) Android
2 54 (5.29%) Apple iOS
3 47 (4.60%) Windows
4 17 (1.67%) Linux
5 11 (1.08%) Windows Phone
5 11 (1.08%) Windows Mobile
6 6 (0.59%) FreeBSD
7 3 (0.29%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.098%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 443 (43.39%) Agile Software Development
2 425 (41.63%) Product Management
3 191 (18.71%) Project Management
4 171 (16.75%) E-Commerce
5 161 (15.77%) Scrum
6 99 (9.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 98 (9.60%) Analytics
8 91 (8.91%) User Stories
9 89 (8.72%) Product Marketing
10 83 (8.13%) B2B
11 49 (4.80%) Business Development
12 46 (4.51%) B2C
13 45 (4.41%) Business Intelligence
13 45 (4.41%) Market Research
14 44 (4.31%) Business Analysis
15 43 (4.21%) CRM
16 40 (3.92%) SDLC
17 39 (3.82%) Programme Management
18 37 (3.62%) Continuous Improvement
19 35 (3.43%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 38 (3.72%) C
2 34 (3.33%) Java
3 27 (2.64%) SQL
4 22 (2.15%) C++
5 21 (2.06%) C#
6 11 (1.08%) JavaScript
7 4 (0.39%) R
8 3 (0.29%) Python
8 3 (0.29%) PHP
9 2 (0.20%) ABAP
10 1 (0.098%) VBA
10 1 (0.098%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.098%) Ruby
10 1 (0.098%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.098%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 190 (18.61%) Degree
2 23 (2.25%) Security Cleared
3 14 (1.37%) MBA
4 13 (1.27%) DV Cleared
5 10 (0.98%) SC Cleared
6 9 (0.88%) PMI Certification
7 7 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.59%) MCP
9 5 (0.49%) HND
9 5 (0.49%) CCNA
9 5 (0.49%) ISEB
9 5 (0.49%) CISSP
9 5 (0.49%) CISA
9 5 (0.49%) CISM
9 5 (0.49%) Network+ Certification
10 4 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.098%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.098%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (3.92%) QA
2 6 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.49%) SLA
4 4 (0.39%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.098%) MiFID
5 1 (0.098%) EMIR
5 1 (0.098%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 11 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.098%) Ceph
2 1 (0.098%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (1.27%) Nessus
1 13 (1.27%) Nmap
2 1 (0.098%) Puppet
2 1 (0.098%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.098%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.098%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 57 (5.58%) Microsoft
2 30 (2.94%) SAP
3 23 (2.25%) Google
4 20 (1.96%) hybris
5 18 (1.76%) Oracle
6 13 (1.27%) Coverity
7 12 (1.18%) VMware
8 11 (1.08%) Cisco
8 11 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (0.98%) ATG
10 6 (0.59%) Apple
11 5 (0.49%) CheckPoint
11 5 (0.49%) IBM
11 5 (0.49%) Citrix
11 5 (0.49%) Fortinet
12 4 (0.39%) Cadence
12 4 (0.39%) Facebook
13 3 (0.29%) Endeca
13 3 (0.29%) ESRI
13 3 (0.29%) Actix
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £68000 per annum + Bonus, benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Tyche Consulting Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
JM
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £125000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus Bonus, Benefits and Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + extensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £74000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus excellent bens and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Montash
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £68000 - £75000 per annum + amazing benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
American Express
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago