The table below looks at the statistics for the Product Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Product Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Manager
Rank 89 99 95
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Manager 14 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.02% 0.083% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.086% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 1
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +84.61%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +4.54%
Product Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region. 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1304 1168 1196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.39% 96.85% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1111 983 1087
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Product Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Product Manager in the job title across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Product Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Product Manager
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Product Manager Salary Trend in Wales

Product Manager
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Product Manager across the Wales region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Product Manager Salary Histogram in Wales

Product Manager
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 Manager within the Wales region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +8 14 £55,000 -8.33%
Product Manager
UK

Product Manager
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited Product Manager 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 Manager in their job title.

1 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (78.95%) Marketing
2 13 (68.42%) Product Management
3 12 (63.16%) Scrum
4 11 (57.89%) Advertising
4 11 (57.89%) E-Commerce
4 11 (57.89%) Data Mining
4 11 (57.89%) Telecoms
4 11 (57.89%) PaaS
4 11 (57.89%) Big Data
4 11 (57.89%) Mobile Marketing
5 9 (47.37%) ITIL
6 3 (15.79%) Finance
6 3 (15.79%) User Experience
6 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.26%) People Management
8 1 (5.26%) Line Management
8 1 (5.26%) User Stories
8 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
8 1 (5.26%) ATDD
8 1 (5.26%) .NET
8 1 (5.26%) DTV
8 1 (5.26%) Project Management
8 1 (5.26%) Validation
8 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
8 1 (5.26%) TDD

Product Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited Product Manager 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 11 (57.89%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) Data Mining
1 11 (57.89%) Big Data
General
1 15 (78.95%) Marketing
2 11 (57.89%) Advertising
2 11 (57.89%) Telecoms
3 3 (15.79%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) User Experience
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (68.42%) Product Management
3 12 (63.16%) Scrum
4 11 (57.89%) Mobile Marketing
4 11 (57.89%) E-Commerce
5 9 (47.37%) ITIL
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.26%) Project Management
7 1 (5.26%) Validation
7 1 (5.26%) TDD
7 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.26%) Line Management
7 1 (5.26%) People Management
7 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.26%) ATDD
7 1 (5.26%) User Stories