The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Specialist
Rank 924 912 881
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Specialist 27 29 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.028% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.029% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 20 28 32
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £91,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -25.00%

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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016 within the UK.

Product Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Product Specialist
Top 24 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 5 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +3 19 £41,500 +10.66% 3
East of England +6 7 £40,000 +77.77% 1
Cambridge +4 5 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Cambridgeshire +3 5 £40,000 -11.11% 1
London +1 5 £41,500 +7.09% 1
South East -11 5 £32,500 -13.33%
Berkshire +3 3 £32,500 -27.77%
Bedfordshire +2 2 - -
Warwickshire - 2 £34,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £34,000 -
Hayes - 2 £41,500 -
Ruislip - 2 £41,500 -
Uxbridge - 2 £41,500 -
Scotland -1 1 - -
Buckinghamshire -13 1 £70,000 +211.11%
Milton Keynes -13 1 £70,000 +211.11%
Jersey - 1 £75,000 -
Surrey - 1 £30,000 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £25,500 -
Reading - 1 £32,500 -
Wokingham - 1 £32,500 -
Bracknell - 1 £32,500 -
Channel Islands - 1 £75,000 -
Glasgow - 1 - -

Product Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 15 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 14 (20.00%) Project Management
2 14 (20.00%) SQL
3 12 (17.14%) NHS
3 12 (17.14%) Product Management
4 11 (15.71%) Presales
5 10 (14.29%) Finance
5 10 (14.29%) Java
5 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 9 (12.86%) .NET
6 9 (12.86%) Unix
6 9 (12.86%) Windows
6 9 (12.86%) CRM
6 9 (12.86%) Degree
7 8 (11.43%) Marketing
7 8 (11.43%) Scrum
7 8 (11.43%) MS Excel
7 8 (11.43%) Time Management
8 7 (10.00%) SaaS
8 7 (10.00%) Driving Licence
8 7 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (8.57%) Local Government
9 6 (8.57%) Dynamics CRM
9 6 (8.57%) Linux
9 6 (8.57%) Web Services
9 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (8.57%) Service Delivery
9 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (8.57%) Cloud Computing

Product Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (4.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.43%) CMS
2 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.71%) MS Office
3 2 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.43%) CSG Singleview
2 1 (1.43%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.00%) SaaS
2 6 (8.57%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) DNS
1 4 (5.71%) Wireshark
2 3 (4.29%) Firewall
2 3 (4.29%) WAN
3 2 (2.86%) CTI
3 2 (2.86%) Unified Communications
3 2 (2.86%) VoIP
4 1 (1.43%) FTP
4 1 (1.43%) HTTP
4 1 (1.43%) IMAP
4 1 (1.43%) Intelligent Network
4 1 (1.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.29%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (14.29%) Finance
2 8 (11.43%) Marketing
3 6 (8.57%) Local Government
4 5 (7.14%) Front Office
5 3 (4.29%) Advertising
5 3 (4.29%) Automotive
6 2 (2.86%) Banking
6 2 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.86%) Retail
7 1 (1.43%) Billing
7 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.43%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.43%) Publishing
7 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.86%) .NET
2 6 (8.57%) Web Services
3 3 (4.29%) XML
4 2 (2.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.14%) NHS
2 7 (10.00%) Driving Licence
3 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.57%) Mobile App
4 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.86%) Social Media
5 2 (2.86%) User Experience
6 1 (1.43%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (1.43%) Derivative
6 1 (1.43%) Equities
6 1 (1.43%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.43%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.43%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.43%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.43%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.86%) Unix
1 9 (12.86%) Windows
2 6 (8.57%) Linux
3 3 (4.29%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (4.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.00%) Project Management
2 12 (17.14%) Product Management
3 11 (15.71%) Presales
4 9 (12.86%) CRM
5 8 (11.43%) Scrum
5 8 (11.43%) Time Management
6 7 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.57%) Service Delivery
7 6 (8.57%) Software Deployment
7 6 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (7.14%) Analytics
8 5 (7.14%) Business Development
8 5 (7.14%) Contact Management
8 5 (7.14%) Customer Insight
8 5 (7.14%) ITIL
8 5 (7.14%) SDLC
8 5 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.71%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (5.71%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.71%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.00%) SQL
2 10 (14.29%) Java
3 4 (5.71%) C#
4 3 (4.29%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.29%) Python
4 3 (4.29%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.86%) C++
5 2 (2.86%) Lua
6 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (12.86%) Degree
2 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.29%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) HL7
2 2 (2.86%) SLA
3 1 (1.43%) ISO13485
3 1 (1.43%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.14%) Northgate
3 3 (4.29%) Charles River
3 3 (4.29%) Oracle
4 2 (2.86%) Avaya
5 1 (1.43%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.43%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.43%) IBM
5 1 (1.43%) Informatica
5 1 (1.43%) SunGard
5 1 (1.43%) Sybase
5 1 (1.43%) TIBCO
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