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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Manager
Rank 451 428 443
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Manager 556 678 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.50% 0.57% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.61% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 478 568 483
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 £75,250 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.93% +14.50%

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
104105 111560 103736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.49% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 86198 90937 85872
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 5 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 5 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 -16 527 £60,000 - 67
London -21 319 £60,000 - 27
South East -2 95 £60,000 -4.00% 14
City of London +7 67 £60,000 - 6
North West +5 35 £52,500 +5.00% 8
Surrey +16 30 £65,000 - 3
Yorkshire +21 29 £50,000 +37.93% 4
Berkshire -10 24 £60,000 -7.69% 8
Cheshire +5 19 £52,500 -0.94% 3
West Yorkshire +8 17 £60,000 +71.42% 1
Leeds +22 16 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Manchester +14 16 £55,000 +29.41% 5
Reading -14 13 £55,000 -8.33% 3
Oxfordshire +8 12 £62,500 +4.16%
Hampshire +1 12 £60,000 -5.88% 3
East of England -25 12 £48,000 -17.94% 5
Buckinghamshire - 12 £52,500 -
Walton-on-Thames - 12 £65,000 - 2
East Midlands +5 11 £42,500 -22.72% 2
South West -14 11 £50,000 +17.64% 3
South Yorkshire +12 10 £50,000 +23.45% 2
Warrington +11 10 £62,500 +60.25% 1
Sheffield +9 10 £50,000 +23.45% 2
West Midlands -23 7 £63,000 +13.51% 3
Farnborough -25 7 £60,000 -7.69%
Dorset - 7 £50,000 - 3
Cambridgeshire +5 6 £52,500 +5.00% 5
South Wales -6 6 £46,990 +62.03%
Wales -7 6 £46,990 +62.03%
Scotland -9 6 £60,000 +50.00% 2

Product Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 442 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
1 442 (41.94%) Product Management
2 353 (33.49%) Marketing
3 245 (23.24%) Finance
4 203 (19.26%) Project Management
5 198 (18.79%) Degree
6 170 (16.13%) E-Commerce
6 170 (16.13%) Scrum
7 150 (14.23%) User Experience
8 148 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
9 129 (12.24%) Telecoms
10 100 (9.49%) Product Marketing
11 97 (9.20%) Analytics
12 96 (9.11%) Stakeholder Management
13 88 (8.35%) Retail
13 88 (8.35%) User Stories
14 87 (8.25%) B2B
15 86 (8.16%) SaaS
16 77 (7.31%) Mobile App
17 73 (6.93%) Microsoft
18 72 (6.83%) Banking
19 71 (6.74%) Computer Science
20 61 (5.79%) Android
21 57 (5.41%) Business Analysis
22 50 (4.74%) Business Intelligence
23 49 (4.65%) Apple iOS
24 48 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
24 48 (4.55%) Windows
25 47 (4.46%) Business Development
26 46 (4.36%) SDLC

Product Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 24 (2.28%) CMS
2 17 (1.61%) Confluence
3 8 (0.76%) SharePoint
4 6 (0.57%) Node.js
5 5 (0.47%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (0.47%) Documentum
5 5 (0.47%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.28%) Apache Solr
6 3 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (0.28%) SAS
6 3 (0.28%) ArcGIS
7 2 (0.19%) Lync
8 1 (0.095%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.095%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.095%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.095%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 44 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 24 (2.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (1.42%) MS Office
4 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.19%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.19%) MS Project
5 1 (0.095%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (1.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.85%) Agresso
3 5 (0.47%) WebTrends
3 5 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.28%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.095%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 86 (8.16%) SaaS
2 21 (1.99%) PaaS
3 15 (1.42%) Google Analytics
4 11 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (0.66%) IaaS
7 5 (0.47%) Basecamp
7 5 (0.47%) Heroku
8 4 (0.38%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.19%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.095%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 29 (2.75%) Internet
2 12 (1.14%) MPLS
2 12 (1.14%) Network Security
3 11 (1.04%) Ethernet
4 10 (0.95%) LAN
5 9 (0.85%) Wireless
5 9 (0.85%) LTE
5 9 (0.85%) Firewall
6 8 (0.76%) Unified Communications
6 8 (0.76%) GSM
7 7 (0.66%) PSTN
7 7 (0.66%) xDSL
7 7 (0.66%) DOCSIS
7 7 (0.66%) DSLAM
8 6 (0.57%) SAN
8 6 (0.57%) VoIP
9 5 (0.47%) UMTS
10 4 (0.38%) WAN
10 4 (0.38%) Broadband
10 4 (0.38%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (3.42%) Big Data
2 15 (1.42%) Data Mining
3 12 (1.14%) SQL Server
4 11 (1.04%) NoSQL
5 10 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (0.95%) Relational Database
6 6 (0.57%) MySQL
7 5 (0.47%) Neo4j
8 3 (0.28%) Redis
9 2 (0.19%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.095%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 23 (2.18%) JIRA
2 6 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.47%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (0.38%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.38%) Hudson
4 4 (0.38%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 3 (0.28%) Axure RP
6 2 (0.19%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.19%) JUnit
6 2 (0.19%) Selenium
6 2 (0.19%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.19%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.095%) Bugzilla
General
1 353 (33.49%) Marketing
2 245 (23.24%) Finance
3 129 (12.24%) Telecoms
4 88 (8.35%) Retail
5 72 (6.83%) Banking
6 42 (3.98%) Advertising
7 37 (3.51%) Manufacturing
8 31 (2.94%) Games
9 28 (2.66%) Electronics
10 27 (2.56%) Legal
11 20 (1.90%) Billing
12 19 (1.80%) Publishing
13 15 (1.42%) Law
14 13 (1.23%) Back Office
15 12 (1.14%) Automotive
16 10 (0.95%) Local Government
17 9 (0.85%) Front Office
18 7 (0.66%) French Language
19 5 (0.47%) German Language
20 4 (0.38%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (2.75%) HTML
2 20 (1.90%) .NET
3 19 (1.80%) CSS
4 16 (1.52%) Web Services
5 10 (0.95%) XML
6 9 (0.85%) HTML5
7 8 (0.76%) AngularJS
8 7 (0.66%) Gherkin
8 7 (0.66%) REST
9 6 (0.57%) CSS3
10 5 (0.47%) FIX Protocol
11 3 (0.28%) jQuery
11 3 (0.28%) JSON
12 2 (0.19%) Akka
13 1 (0.095%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 1 (0.095%) OAuth
13 1 (0.095%) RESTful
13 1 (0.095%) ASP.NET MVC
13 1 (0.095%) Velocity
13 1 (0.095%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 150 (14.23%) User Experience
2 148 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
3 77 (7.31%) Mobile App
4 71 (6.74%) Computer Science
5 35 (3.32%) Enterprise Software
6 26 (2.47%) Social Media
7 21 (1.99%) DTV
8 15 (1.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 15 (1.42%) Mathematics
9 13 (1.23%) Social Network
10 12 (1.14%) Management Information System
11 11 (1.04%) Physics
11 11 (1.04%) Mobile Payment
12 10 (0.95%) GIS
13 9 (0.85%) Handset
13 9 (0.85%) Performance Metrics
14 8 (0.76%) Mobile Banking
14 8 (0.76%) Client/Server
14 8 (0.76%) PMI
15 7 (0.66%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 61 (5.79%) Android
2 49 (4.65%) Apple iOS
3 48 (4.55%) Windows
4 20 (1.90%) Linux
5 11 (1.04%) Windows Phone
5 11 (1.04%) Windows Mobile
6 6 (0.57%) FreeBSD
7 5 (0.47%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.19%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 442 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
1 442 (41.94%) Product Management
2 203 (19.26%) Project Management
3 170 (16.13%) E-Commerce
3 170 (16.13%) Scrum
4 100 (9.49%) Product Marketing
5 97 (9.20%) Analytics
6 96 (9.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 88 (8.35%) User Stories
8 87 (8.25%) B2B
9 57 (5.41%) Business Analysis
10 50 (4.74%) Business Intelligence
11 48 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
12 47 (4.46%) Business Development
13 46 (4.36%) SDLC
14 44 (4.17%) Market Research
14 44 (4.17%) B2C
15 40 (3.80%) ITIL
16 39 (3.70%) CRM
16 39 (3.70%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (3.32%) SQL
2 31 (2.94%) Java
3 30 (2.85%) C
4 21 (1.99%) C++
5 20 (1.90%) C#
6 14 (1.33%) 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
1 198 (18.79%) Degree
2 20 (1.90%) Security Cleared
3 15 (1.42%) MBA
4 12 (1.14%) DV Cleared
5 8 (0.76%) SC Cleared
5 8 (0.76%) PMI Certification
6 6 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (0.57%) MCP
7 5 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (0.47%) CISA
7 5 (0.47%) CISM
7 5 (0.47%) CISSP
8 4 (0.38%) Network+ Certification
8 4 (0.38%) HND
8 4 (0.38%) CCNA
8 4 (0.38%) ISEB
9 1 (0.095%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (3.61%) QA
2 7 (0.66%) SLA
3 5 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.28%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.095%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.095%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.095%) MiFID
5 1 (0.095%) EMIR
5 1 (0.095%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 12 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.095%) Ceph
2 1 (0.095%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (1.14%) Nessus
1 12 (1.14%) Nmap
2 1 (0.095%) Puppet
2 1 (0.095%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.095%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.095%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 73 (6.93%) Microsoft
2 29 (2.75%) SAP
3 22 (2.09%) Google
4 21 (1.99%) Oracle
5 20 (1.90%) hybris
6 15 (1.42%) VMware
7 14 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (1.23%) Cisco
9 12 (1.14%) Coverity
10 11 (1.04%) ATG
11 9 (0.85%) Epicor
12 8 (0.76%) Apple
13 5 (0.47%) IBM
13 5 (0.47%) Fortinet
13 5 (0.47%) CheckPoint
14 4 (0.38%) BT
14 4 (0.38%) Cadence
14 4 (0.38%) Atlassian
14 4 (0.38%) Huawei
14 4 (0.38%) PeopleSoft
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