The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Product Owner featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Owner
Rank 638 789 857
Rank change year-on-year
+151 +68
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Owner 315 184 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.17% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 278 132 128
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%

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
99004 106428 116772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.24% 96.46% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 83229 86820 94728
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Product Owner
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Product Owner in the job title.

Product Owner Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Product Owner
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Product Owner within the UK.

Product Owner Salary Trend in the UK

Product Owner
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Product Owner over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 within the UK.

Product Owner Salary Histogram in the UK

Product Owner
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Product Owner within the UK over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +141 298 £55,000 +10.00% 40
London +89 189 £55,000 -4.34% 24
City of London +95 44 £62,500 +25.00% 3
South East +33 33 £50,000 +33.33% 7
Yorkshire +15 21 £40,000 +14.28% 2
East of England +27 16 £50,000 +53.84% 2
Hertfordshire +27 13 £35,000 +7.69% 2
West Yorkshire +15 13 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Leeds -2 13 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Berkshire +22 12 £38,750 +3.33%
East Midlands +19 10 £40,000 -5.88%
West Midlands -18 10 £38,250 -10.00%
York +5 8 - -
North Yorkshire +1 8 - -
North West +21 6 £50,000 +14.94% 3
Hemel Hempstead +18 6 £35,000 +7.69%
South West +15 6 £51,250 +20.58% 2
Hampshire +13 6 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Manchester +6 6 £50,000 +16.95% 3
Maidenhead - 6 - -
Northamptonshire +15 5 £40,000 -11.11%
Scotland +14 5 - - 1
North East +8 5 £37,500 -31.81%
Glasgow +2 5 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £37,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 5 £37,500 -
Oxfordshire - 5 £42,500 - 1
Wallingford - 5 £42,500 -
Surrey 0 4 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Staffordshire +10 3 £27,500 -26.66%

Product Owner Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Product Owner job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Product Owner in the job title.

1 467 (78.49%) Agile Software Development
2 294 (49.41%) Scrum
3 168 (28.24%) User Stories
4 126 (21.18%) User Experience
5 111 (18.66%) E-Commerce
6 108 (18.15%) Product Management
7 101 (16.97%) Degree
7 101 (16.97%) Stakeholder Management
8 97 (16.30%) SDLC
9 91 (15.29%) Analytical Skills
10 84 (14.12%) Finance
11 81 (13.61%) Business Analysis
12 77 (12.94%) Retail
13 70 (11.76%) JIRA
14 67 (11.26%) Marketing
15 60 (10.08%) QA
16 56 (9.41%) Project Management
17 45 (7.56%) CRM
18 42 (7.06%) SaaS
19 41 (6.89%) Kanban
20 40 (6.72%) Software Delivery
21 39 (6.55%) Games
22 32 (5.38%) B2B
23 31 (5.21%) SOA
24 30 (5.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
24 30 (5.04%) Fintech
25 29 (4.87%) Analytics
25 29 (4.87%) CMS
26 28 (4.71%) Microsoft
26 28 (4.71%) Systems Analysis

Product Owner Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (4.87%) CMS
2 19 (3.19%) Confluence
3 13 (2.18%) Drupal
4 6 (1.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 6 (1.01%) Apache
4 6 (1.01%) Joomla!
4 6 (1.01%) nginx
4 6 (1.01%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.01%) WordPress
5 2 (0.34%) Documentum
5 2 (0.34%) Tuxedo
6 1 (0.17%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.18%) Mingle
3 3 (0.50%) MS Office
3 3 (0.50%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.50%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (3.19%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 42 (7.06%) SaaS
2 7 (1.18%) Trello
3 6 (1.01%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.34%) GitHub
4 2 (0.34%) Sage Pay
5 1 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.34%) Internet
2 6 (1.01%) DNS
3 2 (0.34%) HTTP
3 2 (0.34%) Value-Added Service
4 1 (0.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.34%) MySQL
2 7 (1.18%) Big Data
2 7 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.50%) Oracle Database
3 3 (0.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.34%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.34%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 70 (11.76%) JIRA
2 7 (1.18%) VersionOne
3 2 (0.34%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (0.34%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Blend
3 2 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.34%) ZenHub
4 1 (0.17%) InstallShield
General
1 84 (14.12%) Finance
2 77 (12.94%) Retail
3 67 (11.26%) Marketing
4 39 (6.55%) Games
5 26 (4.37%) Law
6 22 (3.70%) Online Betting
7 21 (3.53%) Banking
8 17 (2.86%) Telecoms
9 14 (2.35%) Back Office
10 7 (1.18%) Investment Banking
11 6 (1.01%) Legal
12 5 (0.84%) Private Banking
12 5 (0.84%) Publishing
13 4 (0.67%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.50%) Billing
15 2 (0.34%) Advertising
15 2 (0.34%) Automotive
16 1 (0.17%) Electronics
16 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
16 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.35%) HTML
2 13 (2.18%) CSS
3 11 (1.85%) REST
3 11 (1.85%) Web Services
4 9 (1.51%) Gherkin
5 6 (1.01%) jQuery
5 6 (1.01%) LAMP
5 6 (1.01%) LEMP Stack
5 6 (1.01%) SOAP
5 6 (1.01%) Velocity
6 3 (0.50%) .NET
7 2 (0.34%) Ajax
7 2 (0.34%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (0.34%) XML
8 1 (0.17%) JSON
8 1 (0.17%) Middleware
8 1 (0.17%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 126 (21.18%) User Experience
2 91 (15.29%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (5.04%) Fintech
4 25 (4.20%) Mathematics
5 24 (4.03%) Physics
6 23 (3.87%) Computer Science
6 23 (3.87%) Mobile App
6 23 (3.87%) Mobile Payment
7 16 (2.69%) Online Games
8 14 (2.35%) Management Information System
9 13 (2.18%) Social Media
10 7 (1.18%) Client/Server
11 6 (1.01%) e-Learning
11 6 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.01%) Online Gambling
12 5 (0.84%) iPhone
12 5 (0.84%) Spread Betting
12 5 (0.84%) Streaming Video
13 4 (0.67%) iPad
14 3 (0.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 8 (1.34%) Android
2 6 (1.01%) Linux
3 3 (0.50%) Windows
4 2 (0.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 467 (78.49%) Agile Software Development
2 294 (49.41%) Scrum
3 168 (28.24%) User Stories
4 111 (18.66%) E-Commerce
5 108 (18.15%) Product Management
6 101 (16.97%) Stakeholder Management
7 97 (16.30%) SDLC
8 81 (13.61%) Business Analysis
9 56 (9.41%) Project Management
10 45 (7.56%) CRM
11 41 (6.89%) Kanban
12 40 (6.72%) Software Delivery
13 32 (5.38%) B2B
14 31 (5.21%) SOA
15 30 (5.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 29 (4.87%) Analytics
17 28 (4.71%) Systems Analysis
18 26 (4.37%) API Design
19 24 (4.03%) Continuous Integration
20 22 (3.70%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 22 (3.70%) Java
2 13 (2.18%) SQL
3 11 (1.85%) JavaScript
4 9 (1.51%) PHP
5 6 (1.01%) Python
5 6 (1.01%) Ruby
6 4 (0.67%) C
7 2 (0.34%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.17%) C++
8 1 (0.17%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 101 (16.97%) Degree
2 8 (1.34%) MBA
3 5 (0.84%) CCA
3 5 (0.84%) CISA
3 5 (0.84%) CISSP
3 5 (0.84%) CompTIA Security+
3 5 (0.84%) Security+ Certification
4 3 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (10.08%) QA
2 5 (0.84%) Data Quality
2 5 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.34%) ISO15022
3 2 (0.34%) ISO20022
4 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (1.01%) Varnish
2 1 (0.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.34%) Puppet
2 1 (0.17%) SCCM
2 1 (0.17%) TeamSite
2 1 (0.17%) WMI
Vendors
1 28 (4.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (1.01%) Akamai
3 6 (1.01%) Google
3 6 (1.01%) Progress
4 3 (0.50%) IBM
4 3 (0.50%) Oracle
5 2 (0.34%) Calypso
5 2 (0.34%) CyberSource
5 2 (0.34%) DataCash
5 2 (0.34%) Elavon
5 2 (0.34%) EMC
5 2 (0.34%) PayPal
5 2 (0.34%) Sage
5 2 (0.34%) TSYS
5 2 (0.34%) Twitter
5 2 (0.34%) VeriFone
5 2 (0.34%) VocaLink
5 2 (0.34%) WorldPay
6 1 (0.17%) Splunk
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bens - shares, health, pens+
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + 10% bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + car allowance , pension, negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £72000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £72000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Preferred Choice
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits, bonus, holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
West Lothian
Preferred Choice
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits, bonus, holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Flex Working, Home Working, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus) +
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Port Talbot
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent bens
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
BMJ
Salary: £55,000
Posted: 14 days ago
Milton Keynes
Mint
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Bright HR
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago