The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Product Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Specialist
Rank 904 949 913
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Specialist 44 36 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.032% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.033% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 37 34 43
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,300 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £58,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -18.42%

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
99394 108225 115334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 83478 88313 93538
Median 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 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Product Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Product Specialist in the job title.

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 1 May 2016 within the UK.

Product Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Product Specialist
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Product Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 1 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 +45 43 £41,750 +4.37% 4
London +35 22 £49,000 -12.88% 4
South East +11 8 £21,500 -46.25%
West Midlands -13 7 £41,000 +64.00%
Warwickshire - 7 £41,000 -
City of London - 6 £51,500 - 1
Warwick - 6 £41,000 -
Hampshire +10 5 £21,500 -46.25%
Fareham - 5 £21,500 -
North West +27 2 £47,500 +43.93%
Yorkshire +10 2 £25,500 +6.25%
East of England +9 2 £45,000 +32.35%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £40,000 -
Leeds - 2 £25,500 -
Otley - 2 £25,500 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £25,500 -
Cheshire - 2 £47,500 -
Cambridge +7 1 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire -1 1 £40,000 -
Surrey -4 1 £42,500 -34.61%
Wembley - 1 £40,000 - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £50,000 -

Product Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, Product Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 24 (32.43%) Finance
1 24 (32.43%) Degree
2 19 (25.68%) SQL
3 16 (21.62%) Computer Science
4 15 (20.27%) Java
5 14 (18.92%) NHS
6 13 (17.57%) Product Management
7 12 (16.22%) Project Management
7 12 (16.22%) SQL Server
7 12 (16.22%) Web Services
7 12 (16.22%) Business Analysis
8 10 (13.51%) Microsoft
8 10 (13.51%) Electronic Patient Records
9 9 (12.16%) Presales
9 9 (12.16%) Time Management
9 9 (12.16%) XML
9 9 (12.16%) Tomcat
9 9 (12.16%) Marketing
10 8 (10.81%) CRM
10 8 (10.81%) Oracle
10 8 (10.81%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (10.81%) C++
10 8 (10.81%) Wealth Management
10 8 (10.81%) SDLC
11 7 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (9.46%) Relational Database
11 7 (9.46%) Windows
11 7 (9.46%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (8.11%) XML Messaging
12 6 (8.11%) Advertising

Product Specialist 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 9 (12.16%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (2.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.35%) CMS
3 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (6.76%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.41%) MS Office
3 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.35%) Maximo
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.35%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) SaaS
2 2 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) Wireshark
2 3 (4.05%) SMTP
3 2 (2.70%) CTI
3 2 (2.70%) Unified Communications
3 2 (2.70%) VoIP
4 1 (1.35%) HTTP
4 1 (1.35%) Internet
4 1 (1.35%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.51%) Electronic Patient Records
3 8 (10.81%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (9.46%) Relational Database
5 6 (8.11%) SQLPlus
6 5 (6.76%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.35%) MySQL
8 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.35%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (1.35%) Redmine
General
1 24 (32.43%) Finance
2 9 (12.16%) Marketing
3 6 (8.11%) Advertising
4 5 (6.76%) Electronics
5 3 (4.05%) Banking
6 2 (2.70%) Automotive
6 2 (2.70%) Front Office
6 2 (2.70%) Retail
7 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.35%) Local Government
7 1 (1.35%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.35%) Publishing
7 1 (1.35%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.22%) Web Services
2 9 (12.16%) XML
3 6 (8.11%) SonicMQ
3 6 (8.11%) XML Messaging
4 5 (6.76%) .NET
5 3 (4.05%) HTML
6 2 (2.70%) XSL
7 1 (1.35%) Django
7 1 (1.35%) HTML5
7 1 (1.35%) JSON
7 1 (1.35%) REST
7 1 (1.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.62%) Computer Science
2 14 (18.92%) NHS
3 7 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.76%) Mobile App
5 4 (5.41%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.05%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.70%) LIMS
7 2 (2.70%) Social Media
7 2 (2.70%) User Experience
8 1 (1.35%) ASTM
8 1 (1.35%) e-Health
8 1 (1.35%) EMV
8 1 (1.35%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.35%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.35%) Smartcard
8 1 (1.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.46%) Windows
2 3 (4.05%) Linux
3 2 (2.70%) Unix
3 2 (2.70%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.57%) Product Management
2 12 (16.22%) Business Analysis
2 12 (16.22%) Project Management
3 9 (12.16%) Presales
3 9 (12.16%) Time Management
4 8 (10.81%) CRM
4 8 (10.81%) SDLC
4 8 (10.81%) Wealth Management
5 7 (9.46%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (8.11%) Software Delivery
7 5 (6.76%) Analytics
7 5 (6.76%) Coaching
7 5 (6.76%) Industrial Design
7 5 (6.76%) ITIL
7 5 (6.76%) People Management
7 5 (6.76%) Product Marketing
7 5 (6.76%) Scrum
7 5 (6.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.41%) Change Management
8 4 (5.41%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (25.68%) SQL
2 15 (20.27%) Java
3 8 (10.81%) C++
4 6 (8.11%) Perl
4 6 (8.11%) VBA
5 4 (5.41%) C#
6 3 (4.05%) Python
7 2 (2.70%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.70%) Lua
8 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (32.43%) Degree
2 6 (8.11%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.35%) ACCA
4 1 (1.35%) CIMA
4 1 (1.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.35%) PhD
4 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) HL7
2 1 (1.35%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.70%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.70%) Postfix
1 2 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.81%) Oracle
3 2 (2.70%) Avaya
3 2 (2.70%) Intel Security
3 2 (2.70%) SAP
3 2 (2.70%) VMware
4 1 (1.35%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.35%) IBM
4 1 (1.35%) Informatica
4 1 (1.35%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.35%) JDA
4 1 (1.35%) Northgate
4 1 (1.35%) Pega
4 1 (1.35%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.35%) Zoho
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