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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Owner
Rank 635 699 819
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +120
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Owner 288 273 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.25% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.26% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 253 224 150
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £44,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+10.79% -16.19%

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
94583 105789 113621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.30% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79575 87313 92642
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +57 271 £52,500 - 44
London +55 167 £55,000 -4.34% 29
South East +41 53 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Berkshire +20 28 £55,000 +46.66%
City of London +58 20 £55,000 +7.31% 3
Leeds +29 16 £47,500 - 2
Yorkshire +21 16 £47,500 +18.75% 2
West Yorkshire +13 16 £47,500 +18.75% 2
South West +16 11 £42,500 -
Surrey +26 9 £47,500 -20.83% 2
East of England +32 8 £41,250 -2.94% 3
West Sussex +5 7 £52,500 -4.54%
Gloucestershire - 7 £42,500 -
Reading +16 6 £42,500 +13.33%
Scotland +13 6 £50,000 - 1
North West -1 6 £50,000 +14.94% 1
East Midlands - 6 £47,500 - 1
Glasgow - 6 £50,000 - 1
Manchester -11 5 £50,000 +14.94%
Bristol +24 4 £57,500 -4.16%
Bedfordshire - 4 £40,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 4 £45,000 - 1
Redhill - 4 £41,750 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames +5 3 £65,000 +23.80%
Cambridgeshire +5 3 £60,000 +41.17%
Cambridge +4 3 £60,000 +41.17%
Oxfordshire -18 3 £35,000 -21.34% 2
Cheltenham - 3 £42,500 -
Gloucester - 3 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire +26 2 £70,000 +40.00%

Product Owner Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 474 (78.74%) Agile Software Development
2 266 (44.19%) Scrum
3 191 (31.73%) User Stories
4 136 (22.59%) E-Commerce
5 120 (19.93%) User Experience
6 99 (16.45%) Analytical Skills
7 91 (15.12%) Degree
8 84 (13.95%) Finance
8 84 (13.95%) Product Management
9 83 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 80 (13.29%) SDLC
11 67 (11.13%) Business Analysis
12 59 (9.80%) Retail
13 58 (9.63%) Project Management
14 54 (8.97%) Marketing
15 48 (7.97%) Kanban
16 47 (7.81%) SaaS
17 45 (7.48%) QA
17 45 (7.48%) JIRA
18 40 (6.64%) CRM
18 40 (6.64%) Mobile App
19 39 (6.48%) Law
20 38 (6.31%) Games
20 38 (6.31%) Analytics
20 38 (6.31%) Wireframes
21 29 (4.82%) Android
21 29 (4.82%) Software Delivery
22 28 (4.65%) CMS
22 28 (4.65%) B2B
22 28 (4.65%) Microsoft

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 (4.65%) CMS
2 12 (1.99%) Drupal
3 8 (1.33%) Confluence
4 6 (1.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 6 (1.00%) Apache
4 6 (1.00%) Joomla!
4 6 (1.00%) nginx
4 6 (1.00%) WordPress
5 1 (0.17%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.17%) Tuxedo
5 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 24 (3.99%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.66%) Mingle
3 2 (0.33%) MS Office
3 2 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (1.50%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.17%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 47 (7.81%) SaaS
2 7 (1.16%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.66%) Trello
4 2 (0.33%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.33%) PaaS
5 1 (0.17%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.00%) DNS
2 5 (0.83%) Internet
3 3 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (0.50%) Wireless
4 2 (0.33%) HTTP
4 2 (0.33%) Value-Added Service
5 1 (0.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (1.83%) Big Data
2 8 (1.33%) MySQL
3 3 (0.50%) Data Mining
3 3 (0.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.17%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 45 (7.48%) JIRA
2 4 (0.66%) VersionOne
3 2 (0.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.33%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 84 (13.95%) Finance
2 59 (9.80%) Retail
3 54 (8.97%) Marketing
4 39 (6.48%) Law
5 38 (6.31%) Games
6 23 (3.82%) Banking
7 17 (2.82%) Telecoms
8 14 (2.33%) Online Betting
9 11 (1.83%) Financial Institution
10 10 (1.66%) Back Office
11 8 (1.33%) Investment Banking
12 6 (1.00%) Legal
12 6 (1.00%) Publishing
13 5 (0.83%) Private Banking
14 4 (0.66%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.50%) Billing
15 3 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.33%) Automotive
16 2 (0.33%) Electronics
17 1 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.82%) HTML
2 9 (1.50%) CSS
3 8 (1.33%) REST
4 6 (1.00%) .NET
4 6 (1.00%) jQuery
4 6 (1.00%) LAMP
4 6 (1.00%) LEMP Stack
4 6 (1.00%) SOAP
5 5 (0.83%) Gherkin
5 5 (0.83%) HTML5
6 4 (0.66%) Ajax
6 4 (0.66%) Apache Flex
6 4 (0.66%) XML
7 3 (0.50%) Velocity
8 2 (0.33%) Flash
8 2 (0.33%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (0.33%) Web Services
9 1 (0.17%) CSS3
9 1 (0.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 120 (19.93%) User Experience
2 99 (16.45%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (6.64%) Mobile App
4 26 (4.32%) Fintech
5 23 (3.82%) Virtual Team
6 19 (3.16%) Computer Science
7 17 (2.82%) Mathematics
8 15 (2.49%) Online Games
8 15 (2.49%) Physics
9 14 (2.33%) Mobile Payment
10 12 (1.99%) Management Information System
10 12 (1.99%) Spread Betting
11 10 (1.66%) Visualisation
12 9 (1.50%) Smartphone
13 8 (1.33%) Algorithms
14 5 (0.83%) Artificial Intelligence
14 5 (0.83%) Client/Server
14 5 (0.83%) e-Learning
14 5 (0.83%) iPhone
14 5 (0.83%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (4.82%) Android
2 24 (3.99%) Apple iOS
3 6 (1.00%) Linux
4 2 (0.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 474 (78.74%) Agile Software Development
2 266 (44.19%) Scrum
3 191 (31.73%) User Stories
4 136 (22.59%) E-Commerce
5 84 (13.95%) Product Management
6 83 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 80 (13.29%) SDLC
8 67 (11.13%) Business Analysis
9 58 (9.63%) Project Management
10 48 (7.97%) Kanban
11 40 (6.64%) CRM
12 38 (6.31%) Analytics
12 38 (6.31%) Wireframes
13 29 (4.82%) Software Delivery
14 28 (4.65%) B2B
15 25 (4.15%) SOA
15 25 (4.15%) User Acceptance Testing
16 23 (3.82%) Systems Analysis
17 21 (3.49%) Data-Flow Analysis
17 21 (3.49%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (3.16%) SQL
2 17 (2.82%) Java
2 17 (2.82%) JavaScript
3 10 (1.66%) C
4 8 (1.33%) PHP
5 3 (0.50%) C++
6 2 (0.33%) Ruby
7 1 (0.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 91 (15.12%) Degree
2 7 (1.16%) MBA
3 5 (0.83%) CCA
4 2 (0.33%) CBAP
4 2 (0.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (7.48%) QA
2 5 (0.83%) Data Quality
2 5 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (1.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (4.65%) Microsoft
2 7 (1.16%) Google
3 6 (1.00%) Akamai
4 5 (0.83%) Adobe
4 5 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (0.66%) Tableau
6 2 (0.33%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.33%) SAP
6 2 (0.33%) Twitter
7 1 (0.17%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.17%) CyberSource
7 1 (0.17%) DataCash
7 1 (0.17%) IBM
7 1 (0.17%) Omniture
7 1 (0.17%) PayPal
7 1 (0.17%) Progress
7 1 (0.17%) Remedy
7 1 (0.17%) Sage
7 1 (0.17%) Sony
7 1 (0.17%) WorldPay
South East
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 10% Pension + 25% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: Yesterday
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Wellbeing Software Group
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + bonus plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + car allowance , pension, negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 27 days ago