The table below looks at the statistics for the Product Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Manager
Rank 192 178 196
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Manager 13 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.43% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.45% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 6
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £49,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £91,250
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £50,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -1.96%
Product Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4719 4181 4600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.78% 94.53% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4152 3477 4005
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Product Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Product Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Product Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Product Manager Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Product Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Product Manager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Product Manager Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Product Manager
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 Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 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
(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
Birmingham -10 6 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Warwickshire -8 3 £45,000 - 1
Shropshire - 2 £33,000 -
Coventry -16 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Product Manager
England

Product Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 16 (43.24%) Product Management
2 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (27.03%) Telecoms
4 9 (24.32%) Retail
5 7 (18.92%) .NET
6 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
6 6 (16.22%) Marketing
6 6 (16.22%) Waterfall
7 5 (13.51%) SOA
7 5 (13.51%) Java
8 4 (10.81%) Wireless
9 3 (8.11%) Network Security
9 3 (8.11%) Billing
9 3 (8.11%) Firewall
9 3 (8.11%) Finance
10 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (5.41%) SEO
10 2 (5.41%) Project Management
10 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
10 2 (5.41%) ITIL
10 2 (5.41%) ERP
10 2 (5.41%) CRM
10 2 (5.41%) Pay per click
10 2 (5.41%) Product Marketing
10 2 (5.41%) Direct Marketing
10 2 (5.41%) Business Development
10 2 (5.41%) Analytics
10 2 (5.41%) Online Marketing
11 1 (2.70%) SaaS
11 1 (2.70%) Social Media

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.70%) MS Project
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) Wireless
2 3 (8.11%) Network Security
2 3 (8.11%) Firewall
General
1 10 (27.03%) Telecoms
2 9 (24.32%) Retail
3 6 (16.22%) Marketing
4 3 (8.11%) Billing
4 3 (8.11%) Finance
5 1 (2.70%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) Sass
2 1 (2.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Social Media
1 1 (2.70%) User Experience
1 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Product Management
2 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
3 6 (16.22%) Waterfall
4 5 (13.51%) SOA
5 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.41%) SEO
5 2 (5.41%) Project Management
5 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.41%) ITIL
5 2 (5.41%) ERP
5 2 (5.41%) CRM
5 2 (5.41%) Pay per click
5 2 (5.41%) Product Marketing
5 2 (5.41%) Direct Marketing
5 2 (5.41%) Business Development
5 2 (5.41%) Analytics
5 2 (5.41%) Online Marketing
6 1 (2.70%) Video Analytics
6 1 (2.70%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) Java
2 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (2.70%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (2.70%) SAP
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