The first table below looks at the demand for the Product Specialist role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Product Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Specialist
Rank 837 848 875
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Specialist 80 35 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.032% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.033% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 39 22 32
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% +10.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £60,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-20.83% +60.00%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

Product Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Product Specialist in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Product Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Product Specialist
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Product Specialist within the UK.

Product Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

Product Specialist
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Product Specialist over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 within the UK.

Product Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Product Specialist
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Product Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -2 76 £47,500 +3.26% 6
London -21 49 £42,500 +13.33% 3
City of London - 23 £45,000 - 2
North West +2 7 £31,500 -47.50%
South East -15 6 £47,000 -21.66% 2
Manchester - 6 £31,500 -
West Midlands +6 4 £47,500 +8.57%
Coventry - 4 £47,500 -
Leeds -21 3 £50,000 -16.66%
West Yorkshire -28 3 £50,000 -16.66%
Yorkshire -35 3 £50,000 -16.66%
Wales -2 2 - -
Kent -17 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 £43,500 -
Nottingham - 2 - -
Maidstone - 2 - -
South West - 2 £50,250 - 1
East Midlands - 2 - -
Cheshire -3 1 - -
Berkshire -6 1 £50,500 -12.17%
Warrington -16 1 - -
Swindon - 1 £50,500 -
Denbighshire - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £50,000 - 1
Newbury - 1 £50,500 -
Cirencester - 1 £50,000 - 1
Glasgow - 1 £50,000 -
North Wales - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £50,500 -

Product Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Product Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Product Specialist in their job title.

1 67 (50.38%) SQL
2 46 (34.59%) Workflow
3 44 (33.08%) Finance
4 40 (30.08%) Java
5 39 (29.32%) Degree
6 36 (27.07%) Microsoft
7 32 (24.06%) SunGard
8 31 (23.31%) Risk Management
8 31 (23.31%) Project Management
9 29 (21.80%) Python
9 29 (21.80%) Hedge funds
10 28 (21.05%) Oracle
11 26 (19.55%) Portfolio Management
11 26 (19.55%) Asset Management
12 25 (18.80%) Front Arena
13 23 (17.29%) Mathematics
13 23 (17.29%) Physics
13 23 (17.29%) MS Excel
13 23 (17.29%) OO
14 19 (14.29%) NHS
15 18 (13.53%) Linux
16 17 (12.78%) Windows
16 17 (12.78%) SQL Server
16 17 (12.78%) Oracle Database
17 16 (12.03%) Marketing
17 16 (12.03%) XML
18 14 (10.53%) Front Office
19 13 (9.77%) UNIX
20 12 (9.02%) IIS
20 12 (9.02%) Management Information System

Product Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Product Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Product Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (9.02%) IIS
1 12 (9.02%) Tomcat
2 9 (6.77%) Apache
3 7 (5.26%) Documentum
4 3 (2.26%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.26%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.26%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (2.26%) Captiva
5 2 (1.50%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 23 (17.29%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.02%) MS Office
3 4 (3.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 25 (18.80%) Front Arena
2 6 (4.51%) SunGard AvantGard
3 1 (0.75%) JDE World
3 1 (0.75%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.51%) Network Security
1 6 (4.51%) NAS
1 6 (4.51%) Multicast
1 6 (4.51%) Internet
1 6 (4.51%) ATM
2 5 (3.76%) Firewall
3 2 (1.50%) Intranet
3 2 (1.50%) FTP
3 2 (1.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.75%) LAN
4 1 (0.75%) WAN
4 1 (0.75%) Wireless
4 1 (0.75%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (0.75%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.78%) SQL Server
1 17 (12.78%) Oracle Database
2 9 (6.77%) DB2
3 4 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.01%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (5.26%) Ant
1 7 (5.26%) JUnit
2 3 (2.26%) Eclipse
2 3 (2.26%) ClearQuest
2 3 (2.26%) TestDirector
2 3 (2.26%) JIRA
2 3 (2.26%) Subversion
3 1 (0.75%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 44 (33.08%) Finance
2 16 (12.03%) Marketing
3 14 (10.53%) Front Office
4 11 (8.27%) Retail
5 8 (6.02%) Legal
6 6 (4.51%) Telecoms
7 4 (3.01%) Billing
8 2 (1.50%) Banking
9 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.75%) Automotive
9 1 (0.75%) French Language
9 1 (0.75%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.03%) XML
2 7 (5.26%) XSL
2 7 (5.26%) JDBC
2 7 (5.26%) JSP
2 7 (5.26%) Servlets
2 7 (5.26%) Ajax
3 5 (3.76%) HTML
4 4 (3.01%) CSS
5 3 (2.26%) DHTML
5 3 (2.26%) SOAP
5 3 (2.26%) Web Services
5 3 (2.26%) XSLT
5 3 (2.26%) ODBC
5 3 (2.26%) XHTML
5 3 (2.26%) WDK
5 3 (2.26%) Ext JS
5 3 (2.26%) JSTL
5 3 (2.26%) Apache Axis
6 1 (0.75%) .NET
6 1 (0.75%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 29 (21.80%) Hedge funds
2 23 (17.29%) Mathematics
2 23 (17.29%) Physics
3 19 (14.29%) NHS
4 12 (9.02%) Management Information System
5 9 (6.77%) Computer Science
6 7 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (4.51%) EFT
8 4 (3.01%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (3.01%) E-Learning
9 3 (2.26%) EPoS
9 3 (2.26%) Life Science
10 2 (1.50%) Derivative
10 2 (1.50%) Chemistry
10 2 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.50%) LIMS
10 2 (1.50%) Equities
10 2 (1.50%) ASTM
11 1 (0.75%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.75%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.53%) Linux
2 17 (12.78%) Windows
3 13 (9.77%) UNIX
4 9 (6.77%) Solaris
5 6 (4.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (34.59%) Workflow
2 31 (23.31%) Risk Management
2 31 (23.31%) Project Management
3 26 (19.55%) Portfolio Management
3 26 (19.55%) Asset Management
4 23 (17.29%) OO
5 12 (9.02%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (6.77%) Problem Management
7 7 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (5.26%) Content Management
7 7 (5.26%) Electronic Trading
8 6 (4.51%) Information Architecture
8 6 (4.51%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (4.51%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (4.51%) Migration
8 6 (4.51%) Scrum
8 6 (4.51%) CRM
9 5 (3.76%) Practice Management
9 5 (3.76%) Use Case
9 5 (3.76%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 67 (50.38%) SQL
2 40 (30.08%) Java
3 29 (21.80%) Python
4 11 (8.27%) JavaScript
5 9 (6.77%) Perl
6 7 (5.26%) PL/SQL
7 6 (4.51%) Bash Shell
7 6 (4.51%) C++
8 4 (3.01%) C#
9 3 (2.26%) C
9 3 (2.26%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.26%) VBScript
9 3 (2.26%) VB
9 3 (2.26%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (29.32%) Degree
2 2 (1.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.75%) CCIE
3 1 (0.75%) CCNP
3 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.76%) QA
2 3 (2.26%) HL7
3 1 (0.75%) SLA
3 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (27.07%) Microsoft
2 32 (24.06%) SunGard
3 28 (21.05%) Oracle
4 9 (6.77%) HP
5 7 (5.26%) Business Objects
6 6 (4.51%) Red Hat
6 6 (4.51%) Cisco
7 5 (3.76%) CheckPoint
8 4 (3.01%) Dell
9 3 (2.26%) Sybase
9 3 (2.26%) JBoss
9 3 (2.26%) BEA
9 3 (2.26%) Actimize
10 2 (1.50%) Fujitsu
10 2 (1.50%) F5
10 2 (1.50%) IBM
10 2 (1.50%) Sun
11 1 (0.75%) SAP
11 1 (0.75%) EMC
11 1 (0.75%) Juniper
UK
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
SunGard
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Cirencester
CPS Group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
HCA Hospitals
Posted: 25 days ago