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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Owner
Rank 633 733 813
Rank change year-on-year
+100 +80
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Owner 309 246 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.23% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 276 197 145
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,750 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.94% -3.33%

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
94522 107194 114726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79692 88358 93874
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +98 292 £55,000 +10.00% 32
London +75 182 £55,000 -4.34% 22
South East +60 62 £50,000 +5.82% 4
Berkshire +44 32 £42,500 +13.33% 1
City of London +58 22 £58,750 +17.50% 4
South West +27 13 £47,500 -7.31%
Leeds +16 13 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Yorkshire +16 13 £47,500 +35.71% 3
West Yorkshire -4 13 £47,500 +35.71% 3
West Sussex -2 9 £52,500 -4.54%
Hampshire +3 7 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Gloucestershire - 7 £42,500 -
Bristol +23 6 £57,500 -8.00%
Maidenhead +3 6 - -
East of England +26 5 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Reading +22 5 £42,500 +13.33% 1
North West +13 5 £50,000 +16.27%
Surrey +12 5 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Kingston Upon Thames -3 5 £65,000 +23.80%
Manchester -15 4 £50,000 +16.95%
West Midlands -25 4 £32,750 -12.66% 1
Gatwick - 4 £62,500 -
Gloucester - 4 £41,250 -
East Midlands - 4 £47,500 -
Milton Keynes +25 3 £70,000 +40.00%
Buckinghamshire +23 3 £70,000 +64.70%
Oxfordshire -6 3 £35,000 -21.34% 1
Staffordshire -8 3 £27,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £51,250 -
Hertfordshire +28 2 £35,000 -19.54%

Product Owner Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 482 (78.12%) Agile Software Development
2 283 (45.87%) Scrum
3 192 (31.12%) User Stories
4 137 (22.20%) E-Commerce
5 131 (21.23%) User Experience
6 98 (15.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 95 (15.40%) Analytical Skills
8 94 (15.24%) Degree
9 89 (14.42%) Product Management
10 87 (14.10%) SDLC
11 79 (12.80%) Finance
12 78 (12.64%) Business Analysis
13 67 (10.86%) Retail
14 62 (10.05%) JIRA
15 59 (9.56%) QA
16 56 (9.08%) Project Management
17 53 (8.59%) Marketing
18 52 (8.43%) Kanban
19 51 (8.27%) SaaS
20 41 (6.65%) CRM
21 40 (6.48%) Games
22 39 (6.32%) Law
22 39 (6.32%) Software Delivery
23 37 (6.00%) Wireframes
24 36 (5.83%) Analytics
25 35 (5.67%) Mobile App
26 31 (5.02%) B2B
27 29 (4.70%) Microsoft
27 29 (4.70%) SOA
27 29 (4.70%) Fintech

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 28 (4.54%) CMS
2 14 (2.27%) Confluence
3 12 (1.94%) Drupal
4 6 (0.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 6 (0.97%) Apache
4 6 (0.97%) Joomla!
4 6 (0.97%) nginx
4 6 (0.97%) WordPress
5 3 (0.49%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.16%) Tuxedo
6 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 25 (4.05%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.13%) Mingle
3 2 (0.32%) MS Office
3 2 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (2.43%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 51 (8.27%) SaaS
2 7 (1.13%) Google Analytics
2 7 (1.13%) Trello
3 2 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.16%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.16%) PaaS
4 1 (0.16%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.30%) Internet
2 6 (0.97%) DNS
3 2 (0.32%) HTTP
3 2 (0.32%) Value-Added Service
4 1 (0.16%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (1.62%) Big Data
2 8 (1.30%) MySQL
3 3 (0.49%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.32%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.16%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 62 (10.05%) JIRA
2 7 (1.13%) VersionOne
3 2 (0.32%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 79 (12.80%) Finance
2 67 (10.86%) Retail
3 53 (8.59%) Marketing
4 40 (6.48%) Games
5 39 (6.32%) Law
6 20 (3.24%) Banking
7 17 (2.76%) Online Betting
8 16 (2.59%) Telecoms
9 11 (1.78%) Financial Institution
10 10 (1.62%) Back Office
11 7 (1.13%) Investment Banking
12 6 (0.97%) Legal
13 5 (0.81%) Private Banking
13 5 (0.81%) Publishing
14 4 (0.65%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.49%) Billing
16 2 (0.32%) Automotive
16 2 (0.32%) Electronics
17 1 (0.16%) Front Office
17 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.76%) HTML
2 11 (1.78%) CSS
3 8 (1.30%) REST
4 6 (0.97%) jQuery
4 6 (0.97%) LAMP
4 6 (0.97%) LEMP Stack
4 6 (0.97%) SOAP
4 6 (0.97%) Velocity
5 5 (0.81%) .NET
5 5 (0.81%) HTML5
5 5 (0.81%) Web Services
6 4 (0.65%) Ajax
6 4 (0.65%) Apache Flex
6 4 (0.65%) Gherkin
6 4 (0.65%) XML
7 2 (0.32%) Flash
7 2 (0.32%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (0.16%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 131 (21.23%) User Experience
2 95 (15.40%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (5.67%) Mobile App
4 29 (4.70%) Fintech
5 23 (3.73%) Virtual Team
6 20 (3.24%) Computer Science
7 19 (3.08%) Mathematics
8 17 (2.76%) Mobile Payment
8 17 (2.76%) Physics
9 14 (2.27%) Online Games
10 12 (1.94%) Management Information System
10 12 (1.94%) Spread Betting
11 10 (1.62%) Visualisation
12 8 (1.30%) Algorithms
13 7 (1.13%) Smartphone
13 7 (1.13%) Social Media
14 6 (0.97%) e-Learning
15 5 (0.81%) iPhone
15 5 (0.81%) Online Gambling
16 4 (0.65%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 20 (3.24%) Android
2 15 (2.43%) Apple iOS
3 6 (0.97%) Linux
4 2 (0.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 482 (78.12%) Agile Software Development
2 283 (45.87%) Scrum
3 192 (31.12%) User Stories
4 137 (22.20%) E-Commerce
5 98 (15.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 89 (14.42%) Product Management
7 87 (14.10%) SDLC
8 78 (12.64%) Business Analysis
9 56 (9.08%) Project Management
10 52 (8.43%) Kanban
11 41 (6.65%) CRM
12 39 (6.32%) Software Delivery
13 37 (6.00%) Wireframes
14 36 (5.83%) Analytics
15 31 (5.02%) B2B
16 29 (4.70%) SOA
17 28 (4.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 26 (4.21%) Systems Analysis
18 26 (4.21%) User Acceptance Testing
19 24 (3.89%) Data-Flow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (2.43%) Java
1 15 (2.43%) JavaScript
1 15 (2.43%) SQL
2 8 (1.30%) PHP
3 3 (0.49%) C
4 2 (0.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 94 (15.24%) Degree
2 8 (1.30%) MBA
3 5 (0.81%) CCA
4 2 (0.32%) CBAP
4 2 (0.32%) ISEB
4 2 (0.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (9.56%) QA
2 5 (0.81%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.32%) ISO15022
3 2 (0.32%) ISO20022
4 1 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (0.97%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (4.70%) Microsoft
2 7 (1.13%) Google
3 6 (0.97%) Akamai
4 5 (0.81%) Adobe
4 5 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (0.65%) Tableau
6 2 (0.32%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.32%) Calypso
6 2 (0.32%) Progress
6 2 (0.32%) SAP
6 2 (0.32%) Twitter
7 1 (0.16%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.16%) CyberSource
7 1 (0.16%) DataCash
7 1 (0.16%) IBM
7 1 (0.16%) Sage
7 1 (0.16%) Sony
7 1 (0.16%) TSYS
7 1 (0.16%) VeriFone
7 1 (0.16%) VocaLink
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Shares, Bonus, Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £39k - 45k per year + bonus plus benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Metapack
Salary: Competitive salary + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Oho Group
Salary: £50k - 70k per year + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
BAE Systems
Posted: 5 days ago
South London
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge
Oho Group
Salary: £50k - 70k per year + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
South West London
Chelsea Apps Factory Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Savvy Recruitment
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago