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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Manager
Rank 104 91 94
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Manager 5 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.36% 0.54% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.56% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 5
Average salary £38,979 £37,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.34% -32.72%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £56,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year
+1.76% +6.60%
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
1372 1248 1231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.86% 96.52% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1151 1090 1097
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -9 5 £38,979 +5.34%
Product Manager
UK

Product Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (82.35%) Marketing
2 13 (76.47%) Product Management
3 12 (70.59%) PaaS
3 12 (70.59%) Mobile Marketing
3 12 (70.59%) E-Commerce
3 12 (70.59%) Data Mining
3 12 (70.59%) Telecoms
3 12 (70.59%) Advertising
3 12 (70.59%) Scrum
3 12 (70.59%) Big Data
4 8 (47.06%) ITIL
5 3 (17.65%) Finance
6 2 (11.76%) Project Management
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.88%) ATDD
7 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (5.88%) User Experience
7 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (5.88%) People Management
7 1 (5.88%) TDD
7 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (5.88%) Blog
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.88%) Market Research
7 1 (5.88%) Service Management
7 1 (5.88%) SAP
7 1 (5.88%) COM

Product Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 12 (70.59%) PaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) Data Mining
1 12 (70.59%) Big Data
General
1 14 (82.35%) Marketing
2 12 (70.59%) Telecoms
2 12 (70.59%) Advertising
3 3 (17.65%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) User Experience
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Blog
1 1 (5.88%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (76.47%) Product Management
3 12 (70.59%) Mobile Marketing
3 12 (70.59%) E-Commerce
3 12 (70.59%) Scrum
4 8 (47.06%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.88%) ATDD
6 1 (5.88%) People Management
6 1 (5.88%) TDD
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.88%) Market Research
6 1 (5.88%) Service Management
6 1 (5.88%) Validation
6 1 (5.88%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) SAP
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.88%) HP
1 1 (5.88%) VMware
1 1 (5.88%) TOWER Software