The table below looks at the statistics for the Product Owner role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Product Owner in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Owner
Rank 754 809 847
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Owner 142 72 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.066% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.070% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 113 60 35
Average salary £52,500 £48,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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
107752 102864 107643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.55% 94.57% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88108 85518 91703
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Product Owner
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Product Owner in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 24 October 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Product Owner within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 +55 138 £52,500 +7.69% 20
London +50 69 £52,500 +5.00% 9
East of England 0 30 £55,000 +10.00% 3
City of London +26 17 £52,500 -4.54% 2
South East -12 16 £45,000 - 5
Hertfordshire -14 14 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Cambridgeshire +15 11 £45,000 +114.29%
Cambridge +4 11 £45,000 +114.29%
Kingston Upon Thames - 10 £52,500 -
Warwickshire +11 9 £45,000 -10.00% 1
West Midlands -14 9 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Welwyn Garden City +6 8 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Stratford-upon-Avon - 8 £42,500 -
East Sussex -4 7 £45,000 +12.50%
Brighton -12 7 £45,000 +12.50%
Surrey - 6 £75,000 - 2
Wiltshire - 5 £36,585 -
Yorkshire - 5 £47,500 - 2
Essex - 5 £52,500 -
South West - 5 £36,585 -
North West - 4 £37,500 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £47,500 - 1
Leeds - 4 £47,500 - 1
Staines - 4 £75,000 -
Manchester - 4 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire -2 3 £41,250 - 1
Cardiff - 3 £38,750 -
Wales - 3 £38,750 -
South Wales - 3 £38,750 -
Milton Keynes -10 2 £40,000 -

Product Owner
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Product Owner 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 Owner in their job title.

1 238 (77.02%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (43.69%) Scrum
3 91 (29.45%) User Experience
4 84 (27.18%) E-Commerce
5 82 (26.54%) Marketing
6 47 (15.21%) User Stories
7 40 (12.94%) Product Management
8 39 (12.62%) Retail
9 33 (10.68%) Finance
10 32 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
11 29 (9.39%) Analytics
12 27 (8.74%) Social Media
13 26 (8.41%) Mobile App
14 25 (8.09%) Stakeholder Management
14 25 (8.09%) Business Analysis
15 24 (7.77%) Games
16 21 (6.80%) Degree
16 21 (6.80%) Digital Marketing
16 21 (6.80%) Project Management
16 21 (6.80%) Internet
17 20 (6.47%) Waterfall
18 17 (5.50%) CRM
18 17 (5.50%) Web Analytics
19 15 (4.85%) SAP
19 15 (4.85%) SaaS
20 14 (4.53%) Kanban
20 14 (4.53%) Apple iOS
20 14 (4.53%) Microsoft
20 14 (4.53%) Advertising
21 12 (3.88%) Google

Product Owner
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Product Owner 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 Owner in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (1.62%) CMS
2 4 (1.29%) OpenStack
3 3 (0.97%) Moodle
3 3 (0.97%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.32%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (0.97%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (1.94%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.62%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.65%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.32%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.85%) SaaS
2 5 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.29%) Google Compute Engine
3 4 (1.29%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.80%) Internet
2 1 (0.32%) HTTP
2 1 (0.32%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (0.97%) Big Data
3 2 (0.65%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (0.32%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.32%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.32%) MySQL
4 1 (0.32%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.32%) OLAP
4 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.32%) Star Schema
4 1 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (3.24%) JIRA
General
1 82 (26.54%) Marketing
2 39 (12.62%) Retail
3 33 (10.68%) Finance
4 24 (7.77%) Games
5 14 (4.53%) Advertising
6 9 (2.91%) Electronics
7 8 (2.59%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.94%) Banking
10 4 (1.29%) Law
10 4 (1.29%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.65%) Front Office
11 2 (0.65%) Publishing
12 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.27%) HTML
1 7 (2.27%) Web Services
2 3 (0.97%) .NET
3 2 (0.65%) HTML5
3 2 (0.65%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 91 (29.45%) User Experience
2 32 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (8.74%) Social Media
4 26 (8.41%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.27%) Digital Media
6 5 (1.62%) Blog
6 5 (1.62%) E-Learning
7 4 (1.29%) IVR
7 4 (1.29%) iPhone
8 3 (0.97%) Learning Management System
8 3 (0.97%) Derivative
8 3 (0.97%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.97%) DTV
8 3 (0.97%) Mobile Games
9 2 (0.65%) EMV
9 2 (0.65%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.65%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.65%) Social Network
9 2 (0.65%) Online Gambling
9 2 (0.65%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 14 (4.53%) Apple iOS
2 12 (3.88%) Android
3 3 (0.97%) Windows
3 3 (0.97%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (77.02%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (43.69%) Scrum
3 84 (27.18%) E-Commerce
4 47 (15.21%) User Stories
5 40 (12.94%) Product Management
6 29 (9.39%) Analytics
7 25 (8.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (8.09%) Business Analysis
8 21 (6.80%) Project Management
8 21 (6.80%) Digital Marketing
9 20 (6.47%) Waterfall
10 17 (5.50%) Web Analytics
10 17 (5.50%) CRM
11 14 (4.53%) Kanban
12 12 (3.88%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (3.56%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (3.56%) B2C
14 10 (3.24%) B2B
14 10 (3.24%) ERP
14 10 (3.24%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 10 (3.24%) Java
2 5 (1.62%) JavaScript
2 5 (1.62%) SQL
3 2 (0.65%) C#
3 2 (0.65%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.32%) C++
4 1 (0.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (6.80%) Degree
2 3 (0.97%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.91%) QA
2 3 (0.97%) ISO 9001
2 3 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.29%) vCloud
2 4 (1.29%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 15 (4.85%) SAP
2 14 (4.53%) Microsoft
3 12 (3.88%) Google
4 10 (3.24%) HP
4 10 (3.24%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (2.27%) VMware
6 5 (1.62%) SunGard
7 4 (1.29%) Adobe
8 2 (0.65%) Ariba
8 2 (0.65%) Cadence
9 1 (0.32%) Omniture
9 1 (0.32%) Birst
9 1 (0.32%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.32%) Remedy
9 1 (0.32%) ATG
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