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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Owner
Rank 628 760 848
Rank change year-on-year
+132 +88
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Owner 306 198 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.19% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 270 152 128
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.46% -4.44%

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
94959 103109 113376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79822 84547 92802
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 25 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 25 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 +111 283 £55,000 +4.76% 38
London +80 185 £55,000 -8.33% 26
South East +35 42 £50,000 +14.94% 3
City of London +68 34 £72,500 +45.00% 1
Berkshire +30 18 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Yorkshire +6 18 £40,000 +14.28%
Leeds +4 13 £40,000 +14.28%
West Yorkshire -3 13 £40,000 +14.28%
East of England +30 8 £37,500 -11.76% 2
South West +17 8 £56,250 +32.35% 4
East Midlands +17 8 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Hampshire +20 7 £50,000 +33.33%
Hertfordshire +25 6 £35,000 -19.54% 1
West Midlands -21 6 £40,250 -5.29% 1
Bristol - 6 £56,250 - 1
Maidenhead - 6 - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames +10 5 £65,000 +10.63% 2
North Yorkshire +1 5 - -
Scotland -1 5 - -
York -3 5 - -
Oxfordshire -4 5 £42,500 -4.49%
Glasgow -6 5 - -
North West +1 4 £50,000 +14.94%
Surrey -1 4 £47,500 -7.31%
Manchester -2 4 £50,000 +16.95%
West Sussex -6 4 £60,000 +9.09%
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £35,000 -
Milton Keynes +21 3 £70,000 +40.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +20 3 £70,000 +51.35% 1
Northamptonshire +19 3 £40,000 -11.11%

Product Owner Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 465 (78.41%) Agile Software Development
2 288 (48.57%) Scrum
3 170 (28.67%) User Stories
4 127 (21.42%) User Experience
5 119 (20.07%) E-Commerce
6 105 (17.71%) Product Management
7 98 (16.53%) Degree
8 97 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
9 91 (15.35%) SDLC
10 87 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
11 78 (13.15%) Finance
12 77 (12.98%) Business Analysis
13 75 (12.65%) Retail
14 66 (11.13%) JIRA
15 63 (10.62%) QA
16 61 (10.29%) Marketing
17 59 (9.95%) Project Management
18 53 (8.94%) SaaS
19 44 (7.42%) Kanban
20 39 (6.58%) Software Delivery
20 39 (6.58%) Games
21 37 (6.24%) CRM
22 34 (5.73%) B2B
23 33 (5.56%) Law
23 33 (5.56%) Analytics
24 32 (5.40%) Stakeholder Engagement
24 32 (5.40%) Wireframes
24 32 (5.40%) SOA
25 29 (4.89%) Systems Analysis
26 28 (4.72%) Mobile App

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 26 (4.38%) CMS
2 18 (3.04%) Confluence
3 12 (2.02%) 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%) WordPress
5 4 (0.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.17%) Documentum
6 1 (0.17%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.17%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 23 (3.88%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.18%) Mingle
3 3 (0.51%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.34%) MS Office
4 2 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (3.20%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 53 (8.94%) SaaS
2 7 (1.18%) Google Analytics
2 7 (1.18%) Trello
3 2 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.17%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.35%) 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 (1.35%) Big Data
1 8 (1.35%) MySQL
2 6 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.51%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.34%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.34%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 66 (11.13%) JIRA
2 7 (1.18%) VersionOne
3 1 (0.17%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 78 (13.15%) Finance
2 75 (12.65%) Retail
3 61 (10.29%) Marketing
4 39 (6.58%) Games
5 33 (5.56%) Law
6 20 (3.37%) Banking
6 20 (3.37%) Online Betting
7 15 (2.53%) Telecoms
8 12 (2.02%) Back Office
9 7 (1.18%) Investment Banking
10 6 (1.01%) Legal
11 5 (0.84%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.84%) Private Banking
11 5 (0.84%) Publishing
12 4 (0.67%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.34%) Automotive
13 2 (0.34%) Electronics
14 1 (0.17%) Front Office
14 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (2.70%) HTML
2 14 (2.36%) CSS
3 11 (1.85%) REST
4 9 (1.52%) Web Services
5 6 (1.01%) 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 4 (0.67%) .NET
7 3 (0.51%) Ajax
7 3 (0.51%) XML
8 2 (0.34%) HTML5
8 2 (0.34%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (0.17%) Apache Flex
9 1 (0.17%) CSS3
9 1 (0.17%) Flash
9 1 (0.17%) JSON
9 1 (0.17%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 127 (21.42%) User Experience
2 87 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (4.72%) Mobile App
4 26 (4.38%) Fintech
5 22 (3.71%) Mathematics
6 21 (3.54%) Mobile Payment
6 21 (3.54%) Physics
7 20 (3.37%) Computer Science
8 16 (2.70%) Online Games
9 12 (2.02%) Management Information System
10 11 (1.85%) Social Media
11 8 (1.35%) Spread Betting
12 6 (1.01%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.01%) e-Learning
12 6 (1.01%) Online Gambling
13 5 (0.84%) iPhone
14 4 (0.67%) iPad
14 4 (0.67%) Streaming Video
15 3 (0.51%) Algorithms
15 3 (0.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 11 (1.85%) Android
2 6 (1.01%) Linux
3 5 (0.84%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 465 (78.41%) Agile Software Development
2 288 (48.57%) Scrum
3 170 (28.67%) User Stories
4 119 (20.07%) E-Commerce
5 105 (17.71%) Product Management
6 97 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 91 (15.35%) SDLC
8 77 (12.98%) Business Analysis
9 59 (9.95%) Project Management
10 44 (7.42%) Kanban
11 39 (6.58%) Software Delivery
12 37 (6.24%) CRM
13 34 (5.73%) B2B
14 33 (5.56%) Analytics
15 32 (5.40%) SOA
15 32 (5.40%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 32 (5.40%) Wireframes
16 29 (4.89%) Systems Analysis
17 27 (4.55%) Data-Flow Analysis
18 25 (4.22%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (3.20%) Java
2 13 (2.19%) SQL
3 11 (1.85%) JavaScript
4 8 (1.35%) PHP
5 5 (0.84%) Ruby
6 3 (0.51%) C
6 3 (0.51%) Python
7 1 (0.17%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 98 (16.53%) Degree
2 8 (1.35%) MBA
3 5 (0.84%) CCA
4 3 (0.51%) CISA
4 3 (0.51%) CISSP
4 3 (0.51%) CompTIA Security+
4 3 (0.51%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.51%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (0.17%) CBAP
5 1 (0.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (10.62%) QA
2 5 (0.84%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.34%) ISO15022
4 2 (0.34%) ISO20022
5 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 27 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 8 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (1.18%) Google
4 6 (1.01%) Akamai
5 3 (0.51%) IBM
5 3 (0.51%) Progress
6 2 (0.34%) Adobe
6 2 (0.34%) Calypso
6 2 (0.34%) SAP
6 2 (0.34%) Twitter
7 1 (0.17%) CyberSource
7 1 (0.17%) DataCash
7 1 (0.17%) Elavon
7 1 (0.17%) PayPal
7 1 (0.17%) Splunk
7 1 (0.17%) Tableau
7 1 (0.17%) TSYS
7 1 (0.17%) VeriFone
7 1 (0.17%) VocaLink
7 1 (0.17%) WorldPay
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000- £80,000 (flexible for the right candidate and has a very appe
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Johnson & Johnson
Posted: Yesterday
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bonus package + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bens - shares, health, pens+
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cognizant
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucestershire
Radtac
Salary: £0 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £63000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
England
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £64000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £58000 - £63000 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £75,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £55000 - £63000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Croydon
The Body Shop
Posted: 19 days ago
Bedford
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 24 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Client Server
Salary: £70,000 to £80,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago