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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Product Owner
UK
Rank 651 662 799
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +137
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Owner 208 288 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.28% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.29% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 181 267 120
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £85,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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
81156 98559 103265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67379 82685 85216
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 February 2017 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 February 2017. 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 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 +31 201 £50,000 -9.09% 40
London -17 89 £55,000 -4.34% 19
South East +89 52 £50,000 - 11
West Yorkshire +23 16 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Yorkshire +17 16 £55,000 +25.71% 4
East Sussex - 16 £37,500 - 3
Brighton - 15 £37,500 - 3
Buckinghamshire - 14 £50,000 - 2
North West -4 13 £40,500 -14.73% 3
Berkshire +42 11 £52,500 - 2
South West +10 11 £50,000 +11.11%
West Midlands +31 10 £37,500 +2.73%
Oxfordshire +25 8 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Leeds +21 8 £45,000 +2.85% 2
East of England +4 8 £37,500 -25.00% 3
Cheshire - 7 £40,000 -
Halifax +3 6 £55,000 - 1
Manchester -21 6 £58,750 +23.68% 3
Bristol +4 5 £42,500 +24.08%
Worcestershire - 5 £45,000 -
Worcester - 5 £45,000 -
Milton Keynes - 5 £52,500 - 1
South Wales +18 4 £55,000 +37.50%
Cardiff +15 4 £55,000 +37.50%
Wales +13 4 £55,000 +37.50%
Hertfordshire +3 4 £36,250 -42.00%
City of London -25 4 £42,500 -29.16% 3
Gloucester - 4 £52,500 -
Gloucestershire - 4 £52,500 -
Hemel Hempstead +7 3 £35,000 -

Product Owner Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 423 (90.19%) Agile Software Development
2 204 (43.50%) Scrum
3 180 (38.38%) User Stories
4 126 (26.87%) User Experience
5 103 (21.96%) Finance
6 86 (18.34%) E-Commerce
7 73 (15.57%) Business Analysis
7 73 (15.57%) Marketing
8 72 (15.35%) Analytics
9 71 (15.14%) Project Management
10 63 (13.43%) Product Management
11 60 (12.79%) Degree
12 57 (12.15%) Stakeholder Management
13 54 (11.51%) Kanban
13 54 (11.51%) Analytical Skills
14 48 (10.23%) SaaS
15 47 (10.02%) Banking
16 46 (9.81%) Retail
17 42 (8.96%) JIRA
18 40 (8.53%) SDLC
19 32 (6.82%) Use Case
20 30 (6.40%) QA
21 29 (6.18%) Mobile App
22 28 (5.97%) User Acceptance Testing
22 28 (5.97%) B2B
23 24 (5.12%) Wireframes
23 24 (5.12%) Waterfall
24 23 (4.90%) Confluence
24 23 (4.90%) TDD
25 22 (4.69%) 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 (4.90%) Confluence
2 20 (4.26%) CMS
3 13 (2.77%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (0.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (3.41%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.49%) MS Office
3 5 (1.07%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.21%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.21%) Magento
1 1 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 48 (10.23%) SaaS
2 9 (1.92%) Google Analytics
3 7 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.49%) Trello
4 3 (0.64%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.43%) PaaS
6 1 (0.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.20%) Internet
2 13 (2.77%) Intranet
3 5 (1.07%) ATM
4 2 (0.43%) Broadband
4 2 (0.43%) TETRA
5 1 (0.21%) RFID
5 1 (0.21%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (0.64%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.21%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.21%) Big Data
3 1 (0.21%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.21%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.21%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 42 (8.96%) JIRA
2 9 (1.92%) Cucumber
3 5 (1.07%) Axure RP
3 5 (1.07%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.21%) Xcode
General
1 103 (21.96%) Finance
2 73 (15.57%) Marketing
3 47 (10.02%) Banking
4 46 (9.81%) Retail
5 11 (2.35%) Games
6 10 (2.13%) Military
7 9 (1.92%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.71%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.49%) Advertising
9 7 (1.49%) Automotive
10 4 (0.85%) Publishing
11 3 (0.64%) French Language
11 3 (0.64%) Law
11 3 (0.64%) Legal
12 2 (0.43%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.43%) Online Betting
13 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.21%) Electronics
13 1 (0.21%) Front Office
13 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.99%) CSS
1 14 (2.99%) HTML
2 13 (2.77%) .NET
3 11 (2.35%) XML
4 9 (1.92%) JSON
5 8 (1.71%) Web Services
6 7 (1.49%) Velocity
7 3 (0.64%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (0.64%) FIXML
7 3 (0.64%) FpML
8 2 (0.43%) EDI
8 2 (0.43%) Node.js
9 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.21%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.21%) REST
9 1 (0.21%) SOAP
9 1 (0.21%) Spring
9 1 (0.21%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 1 (0.21%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 126 (26.87%) User Experience
2 54 (11.51%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (6.18%) Mobile App
4 22 (4.69%) Fintech
5 15 (3.20%) Online Banking
6 9 (1.92%) Computer Science
6 9 (1.92%) Mobile Banking
7 8 (1.71%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.49%) Derivative
8 7 (1.49%) Internet of Things
9 6 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.28%) Hedge funds
9 6 (1.28%) iPad
9 6 (1.28%) Virtual Team
10 5 (1.07%) EFT
10 5 (1.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (0.85%) Fixed Income
11 4 (0.85%) Minimum Viable Product
11 4 (0.85%) Online Games
11 4 (0.85%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (3.62%) Apple iOS
2 14 (2.99%) Android
3 4 (0.85%) Windows
4 3 (0.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 423 (90.19%) Agile Software Development
2 204 (43.50%) Scrum
3 180 (38.38%) User Stories
4 86 (18.34%) E-Commerce
5 73 (15.57%) Business Analysis
6 72 (15.35%) Analytics
7 71 (15.14%) Project Management
8 63 (13.43%) Product Management
9 57 (12.15%) Stakeholder Management
10 54 (11.51%) Kanban
11 40 (8.53%) SDLC
12 32 (6.82%) Use Case
13 28 (5.97%) B2B
13 28 (5.97%) User Acceptance Testing
14 24 (5.12%) Waterfall
14 24 (5.12%) Wireframes
15 23 (4.90%) TDD
16 20 (4.26%) B2C
16 20 (4.26%) Software Engineering
16 20 (4.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (4.69%) SQL
2 21 (4.48%) Java
3 14 (2.99%) JavaScript
4 12 (2.56%) C
5 6 (1.28%) C#
6 3 (0.64%) C++
7 2 (0.43%) Objective-C
7 2 (0.43%) Ruby
8 1 (0.21%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.21%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.21%) XAML
Qualifications
1 60 (12.79%) Degree
2 12 (2.56%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.13%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.64%) ISEB
5 2 (0.43%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (0.43%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.40%) QA
2 3 (0.64%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.21%) Basel II
3 1 (0.21%) Basel III
Vendors
1 21 (4.48%) Microsoft
2 10 (2.13%) Google
3 7 (1.49%) ClickTale
4 4 (0.85%) Adobe
4 4 (0.85%) Atlassian
4 4 (0.85%) hybris
4 4 (0.85%) SAP
4 4 (0.85%) Sophos
5 3 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.43%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.21%) Avaya
7 1 (0.21%) Demandware
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle
7 1 (0.21%) PayPal
Brighton, East Sussex
Premier IT
Salary: £43000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vodafone
Posted: 21 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite
Salary: Competitive Salary plus generous benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50k - £65k + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + lots inc.flexi work, 26 hols pen
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Stanton House Uk Llp
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 10% Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Company annual bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough UK
CA Technologies
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 60000-70000 Per Annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Newbury
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 11 days ago
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago