The table below looks at the statistics for Product Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Product Management over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Management
Rank 175 190 145
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -45
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 39 18 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.71% 0.33% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.42% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 38 16 46
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £34,500 £34,850
10% offered a salary of more than £59,850 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -
Product Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4227 4237 3570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 76.62% 77.42% 74.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3493 3576 3029
Average salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Product Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Product Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Product Management
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Product Management Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Product Management
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Product Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Product Management Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Product Management
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Product Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
Warwickshire +28 20 £47,500 +35.71% 3
Coventry +1 8 £70,000 +75.00%
Solihull - 8 £34,500 -
Staffordshire - 3 £42,500 -
Product Management
England

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 29 (37.18%) Finance
2 25 (32.05%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (29.49%) C++
4 21 (26.92%) SQL Server
4 21 (26.92%) Smartcard
4 21 (26.92%) QMS
4 21 (26.92%) Cyber Security
5 20 (25.64%) JavaScript
5 20 (25.64%) QA
6 19 (24.36%) C#
6 19 (24.36%) Automotive
7 16 (20.51%) Project Management
8 13 (16.67%) .NET
8 13 (16.67%) Retail
8 13 (16.67%) Refactoring
8 13 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (16.67%) GitHub
8 13 (16.67%) AngularJS
9 11 (14.10%) Java
10 10 (12.82%) SQL
10 10 (12.82%) Business Analysis
11 9 (11.54%) Scrum
12 8 (10.26%) HTML
12 8 (10.26%) CSS
12 8 (10.26%) Internet
13 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET
13 7 (8.97%) .NET Framework
13 7 (8.97%) jQuery
13 7 (8.97%) HTML5
14 6 (7.69%) VB.NET

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.28%) SAS
2 1 (1.28%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.28%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.67%) GitHub
2 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.26%) Internet
2 1 (1.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.28%) MaxDB
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (1.28%) DB2
3 1 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.28%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.28%) SAP BI
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Xcode
General
1 29 (37.18%) Finance
2 19 (24.36%) Automotive
3 13 (16.67%) Retail
4 6 (7.69%) Marketing
5 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.56%) Electronics
7 1 (1.28%) Legal
7 1 (1.28%) French Language
Job Titles
1 25 (32.05%) Development Manager
2 21 (26.92%) Developer
3 13 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 13 (16.67%) Product Manager
4 7 (8.97%) Analyst
4 7 (8.97%) Web Developer
4 7 (8.97%) Project Manager
5 6 (7.69%) Applications Developer
5 6 (7.69%) Web Applications Developer
6 5 (6.41%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.41%) Agile Project Manager
7 4 (5.13%) Development Project Manager
8 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (3.85%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Architect
8 3 (3.85%) .NET Developer
9 2 (2.56%) Platform Manager
9 2 (2.56%) .NET Applications Developer
9 2 (2.56%) Support Manager
10 1 (1.28%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.67%) .NET
1 13 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 8 (10.26%) HTML
2 8 (10.26%) CSS
3 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET
3 7 (8.97%) HTML5
3 7 (8.97%) .NET Framework
3 7 (8.97%) jQuery
4 6 (7.69%) CSS3
4 6 (7.69%) J2EE
5 1 (1.28%) EJB
5 1 (1.28%) Struts
5 1 (1.28%) XML
5 1 (1.28%) JMS
5 1 (1.28%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (1.28%) Spring
5 1 (1.28%) Ajax
5 1 (1.28%) Java EE 5
5 1 (1.28%) Silverlight
5 1 (1.28%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.92%) Smartcard
2 2 (2.56%) Firmware
2 2 (2.56%) Graphic Design
2 2 (2.56%) RIA
2 2 (2.56%) Smart Meter
2 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.28%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.28%) Open Source
3 1 (1.28%) EPoS
3 1 (1.28%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.28%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.28%) Windows
1 1 (1.28%) Linux
1 1 (1.28%) VMS
1 1 (1.28%) Android
1 1 (1.28%) Windows Phone 7
1 1 (1.28%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.05%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.92%) QMS
2 21 (26.92%) Cyber Security
3 16 (20.51%) Project Management
4 13 (16.67%) Refactoring
4 13 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (12.82%) Business Analysis
6 9 (11.54%) Scrum
7 6 (7.69%) OO
7 6 (7.69%) Waterfall
8 5 (6.41%) SOA
8 5 (6.41%) MVC
9 4 (5.13%) CRM
9 4 (5.13%) E-Commerce
10 3 (3.85%) ERP
10 3 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (3.85%) Service Management
10 3 (3.85%) Service Delivery
10 3 (3.85%) Competitor Analysis
10 3 (3.85%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (29.49%) C++
2 20 (25.64%) JavaScript
3 19 (24.36%) C#
4 11 (14.10%) Java
5 10 (12.82%) SQL
6 6 (7.69%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.56%) C
7 2 (2.56%) Embedded C
7 2 (2.56%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.28%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (5.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (25.64%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (3.85%) SAP
2 2 (2.56%) Oracle
2 2 (2.56%) JDA
2 2 (2.56%) RedPrairie
3 1 (1.28%) Tableau
3 1 (1.28%) Twitter
3 1 (1.28%) Sage
3 1 (1.28%) Yahoo!
3 1 (1.28%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.28%) Sybase
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft
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