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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Specialist
Rank 899 953 922
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Specialist 28 31 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.028% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.029% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 21 28 51
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £78,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £43,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-6.89% -5.94%

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
94503 106017 112388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.30% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79488 87462 91612
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 27 July 2016 within the UK.

Product Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Product Specialist
Top 25 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 27 July 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 +28 28 £45,000 -10.00% 9
London +43 11 £51,500 -4.62% 3
South East +14 8 £41,000 -5.74% 3
City of London +61 4 £51,500 -21.67%
East of England +34 3 - -
South West +16 3 - - 2
Bristol - 3 - - 1
North West +14 2 £58,750 +102.58%
Manchester +9 2 £58,750 +102.58%
Hampshire +3 2 £33,250 -5.00% 1
West Sussex -8 2 £39,500 -9.19%
Surrey - 2 £45,000 - 1
Peterborough - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire +25 1 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes +22 1 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire +21 1 - -
Hemel Hempstead +16 1 - -
Abingdon - 1 - - 1
Shrewsbury - 1 £23,500 -
Fareham - 1 £21,500 -
Wembley - 1 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 1
Shropshire - 1 £23,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £23,500 -

Product Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 30 (41.67%) Degree
2 26 (36.11%) Finance
3 19 (26.39%) Computer Science
4 18 (25.00%) SQL
5 17 (23.61%) Oracle
6 16 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 15 (20.83%) Java
7 15 (20.83%) XML
8 14 (19.44%) Business Analysis
8 14 (19.44%) Presales
9 13 (18.06%) Relational Database
9 13 (18.06%) C++
10 12 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
10 12 (16.67%) Web Services
10 12 (16.67%) Tomcat
10 12 (16.67%) Marketing
10 12 (16.67%) Advertising
11 11 (15.28%) XML Messaging
11 11 (15.28%) Perl
11 11 (15.28%) Microsoft
11 11 (15.28%) SonicMQ
12 10 (13.89%) SQLPlus
12 10 (13.89%) VBA
12 10 (13.89%) Product Management
13 9 (12.50%) Oracle Database
13 9 (12.50%) Electronics
14 8 (11.11%) NHS
14 8 (11.11%) Time Management
15 7 (9.72%) Wealth Management
15 7 (9.72%) Coaching

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 12 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (2.78%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) Acrobat
2 2 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.78%) CINEMA 4D
2 2 (2.78%) InDesign
2 2 (2.78%) MS Office
2 2 (2.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.78%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.78%) Sage X3
2 2 (2.78%) SAP Business One
2 2 (2.78%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (1.39%) Maximo
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.39%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) SaaS
2 2 (2.78%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) SMTP
2 2 (2.78%) Internet
3 1 (1.39%) FTP
3 1 (1.39%) Intranet
3 1 (1.39%) Network Security
3 1 (1.39%) RIP
3 1 (1.39%) RS-232
3 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.39%) WebEx
3 1 (1.39%) Wireless
3 1 (1.39%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 13 (18.06%) Relational Database
3 12 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
4 10 (13.89%) SQLPlus
5 9 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 6 (8.33%) Electronic Patient Records
7 2 (2.78%) Looker
7 2 (2.78%) MySQL
7 2 (2.78%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.78%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.39%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (1.39%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.78%) Redmine
2 1 (1.39%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 26 (36.11%) Finance
2 12 (16.67%) Advertising
2 12 (16.67%) Marketing
3 9 (12.50%) Electronics
4 5 (6.94%) Banking
5 4 (5.56%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.39%) Front Office
6 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.39%) Law
6 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.39%) Retail
6 1 (1.39%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.83%) XML
2 12 (16.67%) Web Services
3 11 (15.28%) SonicMQ
3 11 (15.28%) XML Messaging
4 3 (4.17%) HTML
5 2 (2.78%) Django
5 2 (2.78%) HTML5
5 2 (2.78%) JSON
5 2 (2.78%) REST
5 2 (2.78%) SOAP
5 2 (2.78%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.39%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.11%) NHS
3 7 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.17%) Driving Licence
5 3 (4.17%) Physics
6 2 (2.78%) ASTM
6 2 (2.78%) EMV
6 2 (2.78%) LIMS
6 2 (2.78%) Smartcard
7 1 (1.39%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (1.39%) e-Health
7 1 (1.39%) EPoS
7 1 (1.39%) Life Science
7 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.39%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.72%) Windows
2 2 (2.78%) Linux
2 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.44%) Business Analysis
1 14 (19.44%) Presales
2 10 (13.89%) Product Management
3 8 (11.11%) Time Management
4 7 (9.72%) Coaching
4 7 (9.72%) CRM
4 7 (9.72%) Wealth Management
5 6 (8.33%) Industrial Design
5 6 (8.33%) Product Marketing
5 6 (8.33%) Project Management
6 5 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.94%) People Management
6 5 (6.94%) Software Delivery
7 4 (5.56%) ITIL
7 4 (5.56%) SDLC
7 4 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (5.56%) Workflow
8 3 (4.17%) Analytics
8 3 (4.17%) Use Case
8 3 (4.17%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 18 (25.00%) SQL
2 15 (20.83%) Java
3 13 (18.06%) C++
4 11 (15.28%) Perl
5 10 (13.89%) VBA
6 4 (5.56%) Python
7 2 (2.78%) C
7 2 (2.78%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.39%) C#
8 1 (1.39%) Lua
8 1 (1.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (41.67%) Degree
2 5 (6.94%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) ACCA
3 1 (1.39%) CIMA
3 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.39%) MCP
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.39%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) HL7
2 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.17%) Hyper-V
1 3 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.78%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (23.61%) Oracle
2 11 (15.28%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.56%) SAP
4 3 (4.17%) VMware
5 2 (2.78%) Adobe
5 2 (2.78%) Epicor
5 2 (2.78%) Infor
5 2 (2.78%) Intel Security
5 2 (2.78%) NetSuite
5 2 (2.78%) Pega
5 2 (2.78%) Sage
5 2 (2.78%) Zoho
6 1 (1.39%) Dell
6 1 (1.39%) HP
6 1 (1.39%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.39%) JDA
6 1 (1.39%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.39%) Sophos
6 1 (1.39%) Tableau
Central London
Guru Careers
Salary: 30000-40000 Per Annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 9 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £35k per year + Car+Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Semtech
Posted: 21 days ago