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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Specialist
Rank 880 940 935
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Specialist 36 30 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.027% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.028% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 32 27 48
Median salary £41,000 £43,500 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.74% -1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £24,800 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%

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
94041 106882 116083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.40% 96.46% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79248 88079 95023
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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 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 July 2016 within the UK.

Product Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Product Specialist
Top 26 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 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 +63 36 £41,000 -3.52% 6
London +65 16 £51,500 -6.36% 1
South East +32 7 £21,500 -50.57% 3
City of London - 7 £51,500 - 1
West Midlands -1 6 £41,000 +64.00%
Warwickshire - 5 £41,000 -
Hampshire +5 4 £21,500 -38.57% 1
Fareham - 4 £21,500 -
Warwick - 4 £41,000 -
East of England +39 3 - - 2
Milton Keynes +28 3 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire +22 3 £40,000 -
North West +19 3 £47,500 +24.18%
Manchester +9 2 £58,750 +53.59%
Cambridgeshire -2 2 - -
Wembley - 2 £40,000 -
Peterborough - 2 - -
Hertfordshire +24 1 - - 1
West Yorkshire +23 1 £25,500 -15.00%
Leeds +17 1 £25,500 -15.00%
Hemel Hempstead +17 1 - -
Yorkshire +7 1 £25,500 -15.00%
Otley -4 1 £25,500 -15.00%
Shropshire - 1 £23,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £47,500 -
Shrewsbury - 1 £23,500 -

Product Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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 (46.88%) Degree
2 25 (39.06%) Finance
3 19 (29.69%) Computer Science
4 18 (28.13%) SQL
5 15 (23.44%) Java
5 15 (23.44%) SQL Server
6 14 (21.88%) Business Analysis
7 13 (20.31%) Oracle
7 13 (20.31%) XML
8 12 (18.75%) Crystal Reports
8 12 (18.75%) C++
8 12 (18.75%) Relational Database
8 12 (18.75%) Presales
9 11 (17.19%) Web Services
9 11 (17.19%) Tomcat
10 10 (15.63%) SonicMQ
10 10 (15.63%) VBA
10 10 (15.63%) Perl
10 10 (15.63%) SQLPlus
10 10 (15.63%) Advertising
10 10 (15.63%) XML Messaging
10 10 (15.63%) Product Management
11 9 (14.06%) Time Management
12 8 (12.50%) Oracle Database
12 8 (12.50%) NHS
12 8 (12.50%) Marketing
13 7 (10.94%) Wealth Management
13 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
14 6 (9.38%) Electronics
14 6 (9.38%) Product Marketing

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 11 (17.19%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.56%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) Acrobat
2 2 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.13%) CINEMA 4D
2 2 (3.13%) InDesign
2 2 (3.13%) MS Office
2 2 (3.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.56%) Maximo
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.56%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) SMTP
2 2 (3.13%) Internet
2 2 (3.13%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.56%) HTTP
3 1 (1.56%) RIP
3 1 (1.56%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.44%) SQL Server
2 12 (18.75%) Crystal Reports
2 12 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 10 (15.63%) SQLPlus
4 8 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 6 (9.38%) Electronic Patient Records
6 2 (3.13%) Looker
6 2 (3.13%) MySQL
6 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.13%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.56%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.13%) Redmine
2 1 (1.56%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 25 (39.06%) Finance
2 10 (15.63%) Advertising
3 8 (12.50%) Marketing
4 6 (9.38%) Electronics
5 4 (6.25%) Banking
6 2 (3.13%) Automotive
7 1 (1.56%) Front Office
7 1 (1.56%) Law
7 1 (1.56%) Retail
7 1 (1.56%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.31%) XML
2 11 (17.19%) Web Services
3 10 (15.63%) SonicMQ
3 10 (15.63%) XML Messaging
4 3 (4.69%) HTML
5 2 (3.13%) Django
5 2 (3.13%) HTML5
5 2 (3.13%) JSON
5 2 (3.13%) REST
5 2 (3.13%) SOAP
5 2 (3.13%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (29.69%) Computer Science
2 8 (12.50%) NHS
3 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.81%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.69%) Driving Licence
6 2 (3.13%) EMV
6 2 (3.13%) LIMS
6 2 (3.13%) Smartcard
7 1 (1.56%) ASTM
7 1 (1.56%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (1.56%) e-Health
7 1 (1.56%) EPoS
7 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.25%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.88%) Business Analysis
2 12 (18.75%) Presales
3 10 (15.63%) Product Management
4 9 (14.06%) Time Management
5 7 (10.94%) Wealth Management
6 6 (9.38%) Industrial Design
6 6 (9.38%) Product Marketing
6 6 (9.38%) Software Delivery
7 5 (7.81%) Coaching
7 5 (7.81%) People Management
7 5 (7.81%) Project Management
8 4 (6.25%) Analytics
8 4 (6.25%) CRM
8 4 (6.25%) Data Management
8 4 (6.25%) SDLC
9 3 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.69%) ITIL
9 3 (4.69%) Supplier Management
9 3 (4.69%) Use Case
9 3 (4.69%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 18 (28.13%) SQL
2 15 (23.44%) Java
3 12 (18.75%) C++
4 10 (15.63%) Perl
4 10 (15.63%) VBA
5 4 (6.25%) Python
6 2 (3.13%) C
6 2 (3.13%) C#
6 2 (3.13%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.13%) Lua
Qualifications
1 30 (46.88%) Degree
2 5 (7.81%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.56%) ACCA
3 1 (1.56%) CIMA
3 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) Hyper-V
1 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.13%) Postfix
Vendors
1 13 (20.31%) Oracle
2 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.69%) VMware
4 2 (3.13%) Adobe
4 2 (3.13%) Intel Security
4 2 (3.13%) Pega
4 2 (3.13%) SAP
4 2 (3.13%) Zoho
5 1 (1.56%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.56%) JDA
5 1 (1.56%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.56%) Tableau
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Posted: 46 minutes ago
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Posted: 13 hours ago
Berkshire
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £22k - 28k per year + uncapped commission, private healthcare, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 14 days ago
Hampshire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 17 days ago