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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Management
Rank 191 168 175
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +7
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 13 24 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.56% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.70% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 22
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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
4091 3436 3594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.00% 79.54% 75.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3528 2780 3095
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
Birmingham -6 5 £65,000 +32.65% 1
Coventry -10 2 £37,500 -31.81%
Solihull +2 1 £33,000 +5.60% 1
Staffordshire - 1 £52,500 -
Product Management
England

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (41.67%) Project Management
3 14 (38.89%) JavaScript
4 12 (33.33%) C#
4 12 (33.33%) .NET
5 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
5 11 (30.56%) Automotive
6 8 (22.22%) Telecoms
6 8 (22.22%) HTML
6 8 (22.22%) SQL
6 8 (22.22%) QA
7 7 (19.44%) User Experience
7 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (19.44%) Java
7 7 (19.44%) Business Analysis
8 6 (16.67%) MVC
8 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 6 (16.67%) GitHub
8 6 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 6 (16.67%) jQuery
8 6 (16.67%) Refactoring
9 5 (13.89%) HTML5
9 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
9 5 (13.89%) CSS3
9 5 (13.89%) Line Management
9 5 (13.89%) CSS
9 5 (13.89%) SOA
9 5 (13.89%) Internet
9 5 (13.89%) VB.NET

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 1 (2.78%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.78%) MS Project
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) GitHub
2 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Internet
2 4 (11.11%) Wireless
3 3 (8.33%) Network Security
3 3 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (2.78%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (30.56%) Automotive
2 8 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 4 (11.11%) Retail
4 3 (8.33%) Marketing
5 1 (2.78%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Product Manager
2 12 (33.33%) Developer
3 6 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Applications Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Operations Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Web Applications Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) ScrumMaster
7 1 (2.78%) Software Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Implementation Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Sales Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) .NET
2 8 (22.22%) HTML
3 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 6 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 6 (16.67%) jQuery
4 5 (13.89%) HTML5
4 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
4 5 (13.89%) CSS3
4 5 (13.89%) CSS
5 2 (5.56%) J2EE
6 1 (2.78%) JSON
6 1 (2.78%) REST
6 1 (2.78%) Sass
6 1 (2.78%) JSP
6 1 (2.78%) SOAP
6 1 (2.78%) XML
6 1 (2.78%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) User Experience
1 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Social Media
2 1 (2.78%) E-Learning
2 1 (2.78%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (41.67%) Project Management
3 7 (19.44%) Business Analysis
4 6 (16.67%) MVC
4 6 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (16.67%) Refactoring
5 5 (13.89%) Line Management
5 5 (13.89%) SOA
6 4 (11.11%) ITIL
6 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 4 (11.11%) Scrum
6 4 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.56%) OO
8 1 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.78%) WFM
8 1 (2.78%) Workforce Management Optimization
8 1 (2.78%) Time Management
8 1 (2.78%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) JavaScript
2 12 (33.33%) C#
3 8 (22.22%) SQL
4 7 (19.44%) Java
5 5 (13.89%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) Verint
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle
2 1 (2.78%) Avaya
2 1 (2.78%) Genesys
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco
West Midlands
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28550 per annum + 33 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham
Technical Prospects
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Car
Posted: 23 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago