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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Owner
Rank 626 708 825
Rank change year-on-year
+82 +117
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Owner 299 257 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.23% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.24% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 265 213 132
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £33,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -16.27%

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
94249 105728 111501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.37% 96.20% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 79336 87614 89975
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +88 278 £52,500 - 52
London +76 173 £55,000 -8.33% 35
South East +29 52 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Berkshire +22 27 £55,000 +19.56%
City of London +65 22 £50,000 -4.76% 5
East of England +37 17 £49,000 -14.78% 2
Surrey +27 12 £45,000 -28.00% 1
Yorkshire +21 11 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Leeds +21 10 £47,500 - 1
West Yorkshire +10 10 £47,500 +5.55% 1
North West +1 8 £50,000 +16.27% 1
South West -4 8 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Scotland +23 7 £50,000 - 1
Reading +16 7 £42,500 +13.33%
Gloucestershire +4 7 £42,500 -15.00%
Glasgow - 7 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire +28 6 £49,500 -10.00% 1
West Sussex +6 6 £52,500 -4.54%
Manchester -6 6 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Redhill - 6 £43,500 - 1
Bedfordshire - 6 £40,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +17 5 £60,000 -
Cambridge +15 5 £60,000 -
Thatcham - 5 £55,000 -
Luton - 5 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 5 £46,250 -
South Wales +12 3 £52,500 -23.63%
Wales -1 3 £52,500 -23.63%
West Midlands -3 3 £45,000 -6.73% 4
Bracknell - 3 £55,000 -

Product Owner Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 473 (78.31%) Agile Software Development
2 241 (39.90%) Scrum
3 194 (32.12%) User Stories
4 135 (22.35%) E-Commerce
5 122 (20.20%) User Experience
6 106 (17.55%) Analytical Skills
7 102 (16.89%) Finance
8 98 (16.23%) Degree
9 82 (13.58%) Product Management
10 77 (12.75%) Stakeholder Management
11 76 (12.58%) SDLC
12 67 (11.09%) Marketing
13 62 (10.26%) Project Management
14 60 (9.93%) Business Analysis
15 58 (9.60%) Retail
16 54 (8.94%) Kanban
17 47 (7.78%) CRM
18 44 (7.28%) Mobile App
19 43 (7.12%) SaaS
20 41 (6.79%) Games
21 39 (6.46%) Analytics
22 38 (6.29%) Law
23 34 (5.63%) Banking
24 33 (5.46%) Wireframes
25 32 (5.30%) Android
26 31 (5.13%) JIRA
27 30 (4.97%) QA
27 30 (4.97%) Fintech
28 29 (4.80%) Apple iOS
28 29 (4.80%) SQL

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 23 (3.81%) CMS
2 9 (1.49%) Drupal
3 6 (0.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 6 (0.99%) Joomla!
3 6 (0.99%) WordPress
4 4 (0.66%) Confluence
5 3 (0.50%) Apache
5 3 (0.50%) nginx
5 3 (0.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.17%) Tuxedo
6 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 25 (4.14%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.16%) MS Office
3 4 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.33%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.17%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 4 (0.66%) 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 43 (7.12%) SaaS
2 8 (1.32%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.50%) Trello
4 2 (0.33%) PaaS
5 1 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.17%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.99%) Internet
2 3 (0.50%) DNS
2 3 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (0.50%) Wireless
3 2 (0.33%) Intranet
3 2 (0.33%) Value-Added Service
4 1 (0.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.32%) Big Data
2 3 (0.50%) Data Mining
2 3 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (0.50%) MySQL
3 1 (0.17%) QlikView
3 1 (0.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (5.13%) JIRA
2 2 (0.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (0.33%) JIRA Agile
2 2 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.17%) VersionOne
General
1 102 (16.89%) Finance
2 67 (11.09%) Marketing
3 58 (9.60%) Retail
4 41 (6.79%) Games
5 38 (6.29%) Law
6 34 (5.63%) Banking
7 18 (2.98%) Telecoms
8 15 (2.48%) Publishing
9 12 (1.99%) Financial Institution
9 12 (1.99%) Online Betting
10 10 (1.66%) Back Office
11 8 (1.32%) Investment Banking
12 7 (1.16%) Legal
13 5 (0.83%) Advertising
13 5 (0.83%) Private Banking
14 4 (0.66%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.50%) Billing
15 3 (0.50%) Front Office
15 3 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.33%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.48%) HTML
2 6 (0.99%) .NET
2 6 (0.99%) CSS
2 6 (0.99%) HTML5
2 6 (0.99%) XML
3 4 (0.66%) Apache Flex
4 3 (0.50%) Gherkin
4 3 (0.50%) jQuery
4 3 (0.50%) LAMP
4 3 (0.50%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (0.50%) REST
4 3 (0.50%) SOAP
4 3 (0.50%) Velocity
5 2 (0.33%) Ajax
5 2 (0.33%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (0.33%) FIXML
5 2 (0.33%) Flash
5 2 (0.33%) FpML
6 1 (0.17%) Node.js
6 1 (0.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 122 (20.20%) User Experience
2 106 (17.55%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (7.28%) Mobile App
4 30 (4.97%) Fintech
5 21 (3.48%) Virtual Team
6 18 (2.98%) Computer Science
6 18 (2.98%) Mathematics
7 16 (2.65%) Physics
8 13 (2.15%) Online Games
9 12 (1.99%) Mobile Payment
9 12 (1.99%) Spread Betting
10 11 (1.82%) Management Information System
11 9 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 9 (1.49%) Smartphone
12 8 (1.32%) Visualisation
13 6 (0.99%) Algorithms
13 6 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (0.83%) Artificial Intelligence
14 5 (0.83%) iPad
15 4 (0.66%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 32 (5.30%) Android
2 29 (4.80%) Apple iOS
3 3 (0.50%) Linux
4 2 (0.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 473 (78.31%) Agile Software Development
2 241 (39.90%) Scrum
3 194 (32.12%) User Stories
4 135 (22.35%) E-Commerce
5 82 (13.58%) Product Management
6 77 (12.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 76 (12.58%) SDLC
8 62 (10.26%) Project Management
9 60 (9.93%) Business Analysis
10 54 (8.94%) Kanban
11 47 (7.78%) CRM
12 39 (6.46%) Analytics
13 33 (5.46%) Wireframes
14 23 (3.81%) SOA
14 23 (3.81%) Software Delivery
14 23 (3.81%) TDD
15 22 (3.64%) User Acceptance Testing
16 21 (3.48%) Systems Analysis
17 20 (3.31%) Software Engineering
18 19 (3.15%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 29 (4.80%) SQL
2 15 (2.48%) C
2 15 (2.48%) Java
3 12 (1.99%) JavaScript
4 4 (0.66%) C#
4 4 (0.66%) C++
5 3 (0.50%) PHP
6 1 (0.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 98 (16.23%) 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 30 (4.97%) QA
2 8 (1.32%) SLA
3 5 (0.83%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (0.50%) Varnish
Vendors
1 26 (4.30%) Microsoft
2 8 (1.32%) Google
3 7 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (0.66%) Adobe
4 4 (0.66%) Tableau
5 3 (0.50%) Akamai
6 2 (0.33%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.33%) SAP
7 1 (0.17%) ClickTale
7 1 (0.17%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.17%) CyberSource
7 1 (0.17%) DataCash
7 1 (0.17%) Omniture
7 1 (0.17%) PayPal
7 1 (0.17%) Remedy
7 1 (0.17%) Sage
7 1 (0.17%) Sony
7 1 (0.17%) TSYS
7 1 (0.17%) VeriFone
7 1 (0.17%) VocaLink
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
We Are Aspire Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension + 25% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: unlimited holiday, free lunch , salary review
Posted: 12 days ago
UK
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
England
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Kent
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Home Working!
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits and Company Culture
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Xcede
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85,000 to £100,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £50k - £55k k per year + bonus plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesbrough, Yorkshire
Square One Resources
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £67500 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday