The table below looks at the statistics for Product Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Product Management over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Management
Rank 80 72 87
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 25 30 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.81% 2.24% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 2.87% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 22 30 8
Average salary £39,500 £32,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.53% -16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,100 £21,250 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,650 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Product Management
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1119 1045 941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 81.09% 78.04% 75.52%
Number of salaries quoted 913 910 828
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

Product Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Product Management across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Product Management Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Product Management
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Product Management across the Wales region.

Product Management Salary Trend in Wales

Product Management
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Product Management across the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Product Management Salary Histogram in Wales

Product Management
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Product Management within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
South Wales -1 24 £39,500 +21.53% 2
West Wales - 1 £36,000 -
Product Management
UK

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Product Management also 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 that cited Product Management.

1 59 (73.75%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (48.75%) Scrum
3 34 (42.50%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (41.25%) Linux
5 29 (36.25%) Java
6 27 (33.75%) JUnit
6 27 (33.75%) Client/Server
6 27 (33.75%) Cucumber
6 27 (33.75%) Jenkins
7 26 (32.50%) User Experience
8 21 (26.25%) Bash Shell
8 21 (26.25%) JavaScript
8 21 (26.25%) Perl
9 19 (23.75%) TDD
9 19 (23.75%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (22.50%) Regression Testing
10 18 (22.50%) Firewall
11 17 (21.25%) Marketing
11 17 (21.25%) JIRA
11 17 (21.25%) Objective-C
11 17 (21.25%) Korn
11 17 (21.25%) Confluence
11 17 (21.25%) BDD
12 16 (20.00%) Software Engineering
13 15 (18.75%) Telecoms
13 15 (18.75%) CentOS
14 14 (17.50%) Degree
14 14 (17.50%) Advertising
14 14 (17.50%) E-Commerce
14 14 (17.50%) Data Mining

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Product Management also 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 that cited Product Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (21.25%) Confluence
2 4 (5.00%) Apache
2 4 (5.00%) nginx
3 2 (2.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.50%) Lync
3 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.50%) Node.js
3 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) MS Office
1 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.50%) FrameMaker
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.50%) PaaS
2 12 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (10.00%) SaaS
4 4 (5.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (2.50%) Mimecast
5 2 (2.50%) Office 365
5 2 (2.50%) GitHub
6 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (22.50%) Firewall
2 11 (13.75%) DVB
3 8 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (10.00%) NetScaler
4 6 (7.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (7.50%) Spanning Tree
4 6 (7.50%) BIG-IP
4 6 (7.50%) IPv6
4 6 (7.50%) MPLS
4 6 (7.50%) OSPF
4 6 (7.50%) BGP
5 2 (2.50%) HTTP
6 1 (1.25%) LAN
6 1 (1.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.50%) Data Mining
1 14 (17.50%) Big Data
2 4 (5.00%) SQLite
3 1 (1.25%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (33.75%) JUnit
1 27 (33.75%) Cucumber
1 27 (33.75%) Jenkins
2 17 (21.25%) JIRA
3 11 (13.75%) Selenium
3 11 (13.75%) TestLink
4 4 (5.00%) FitNesse
4 4 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.50%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.50%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.50%) Xcode
5 2 (2.50%) Subversion
6 1 (1.25%) NUnit
6 1 (1.25%) JMeter
6 1 (1.25%) MSTest
6 1 (1.25%) Moq
General
1 17 (21.25%) Marketing
2 15 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 14 (17.50%) Advertising
4 4 (5.00%) Multimedia
5 3 (3.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (22.50%) Software Engineer
2 16 (20.00%) Architect
3 15 (18.75%) Product Manager
4 10 (12.50%) Test Engineer
5 8 (10.00%) Security Architect
6 6 (7.50%) Network Architect
7 5 (6.25%) Developer
7 5 (6.25%) Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) Senior Test Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Product Owner
8 4 (5.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Product Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Technical Product Manager
8 4 (5.00%) Technical Manager
9 3 (3.75%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.75%) Information Architect
9 3 (3.75%) Information Security Architect
10 2 (2.50%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.25%) HTML
2 3 (3.75%) CSS
2 3 (3.75%) HTML5
2 3 (3.75%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (2.50%) Ember.js
3 2 (2.50%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (2.50%) REST
3 2 (2.50%) CSS3
3 2 (2.50%) Web Services
3 2 (2.50%) JSON
3 2 (2.50%) COM
4 1 (1.25%) Velocity
4 1 (1.25%) jQuery
4 1 (1.25%) .NET
4 1 (1.25%) XML
4 1 (1.25%) XHTML
4 1 (1.25%) Ajax
4 1 (1.25%) NHibernate
4 1 (1.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 34 (42.50%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (33.75%) Client/Server
3 26 (32.50%) User Experience
4 14 (17.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 11 (13.75%) Statistics
6 5 (6.25%) Management Information System
7 4 (5.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (5.00%) DTV
7 4 (5.00%) Public Cloud
8 2 (2.50%) Digital Media
8 2 (2.50%) IPTV
8 2 (2.50%) Clustering
8 2 (2.50%) W3C
8 2 (2.50%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.25%) Economics
9 1 (1.25%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (41.25%) Linux
2 15 (18.75%) CentOS
3 11 (13.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (12.50%) Windows
5 8 (10.00%) UNIX
6 6 (7.50%) Android
6 6 (7.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (73.75%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (48.75%) Scrum
3 19 (23.75%) TDD
3 19 (23.75%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (22.50%) Regression Testing
5 17 (21.25%) BDD
6 16 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 14 (17.50%) Mobile Marketing
7 14 (17.50%) E-Commerce
8 11 (13.75%) Test Management
9 10 (12.50%) Load Balancing
10 9 (11.25%) ITIL
11 8 (10.00%) Information Security
11 8 (10.00%) Bug Management
12 6 (7.50%) Test Scripting
13 5 (6.25%) Cyber Security
14 4 (5.00%) Analytics
14 4 (5.00%) User Stories
15 3 (3.75%) Business Analysis
16 2 (2.50%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (36.25%) Java
2 21 (26.25%) JavaScript
2 21 (26.25%) Perl
2 21 (26.25%) Bash Shell
3 17 (21.25%) Objective-C
3 17 (21.25%) Korn
4 11 (13.75%) Python
5 10 (12.50%) Groovy
6 8 (10.00%) C++
7 2 (2.50%) C#
7 2 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (17.50%) Degree
2 8 (10.00%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (10.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.50%) XenApp
1 2 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (10.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 11 (13.75%) Red Hat
1 11 (13.75%) Perforce
2 10 (12.50%) VMware
2 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.00%) SAP
3 8 (10.00%) Qualys
3 8 (10.00%) HP
3 8 (10.00%) Citrix
3 8 (10.00%) LogRhythm
4 6 (7.50%) SolarWinds
4 6 (7.50%) F5
4 6 (7.50%) Cisco
5 2 (2.50%) Adobe