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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Manager
Rank 209 199 201
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Manager 11 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.28% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.30% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 8
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,200 £56,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +20.00%
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
5411 5080 5137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.15% 94.42% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4514 4278 4312
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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
Warwickshire -19 4 £59,000 +6.30% 1
Worcestershire -2 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Staffordshire - 2 £60,000 - 1
Coventry -12 1 £65,000 +15.04%
Birmingham - 1 £60,000 -
Product Manager
England

Product Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) Product Management
3 6 (22.22%) Marketing
3 6 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (18.52%) CRM
4 5 (18.52%) IVR
4 5 (18.52%) Workflow
4 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
4 5 (18.52%) SaaS
4 5 (18.52%) Waterfall
5 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (14.81%) Technical Analysis
5 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (14.81%) Customer Insight
5 4 (14.81%) ITIL
5 4 (14.81%) Project Management
5 4 (14.81%) ERP
5 4 (14.81%) VoIP
6 3 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (11.11%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (11.11%) SAP
6 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
7 2 (7.41%) Finance
7 2 (7.41%) Oracle
7 2 (7.41%) Product Marketing
7 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
7 2 (7.41%) Hudson
7 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
8 1 (3.70%) Network Security

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) VoIP
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Hudson
General
1 6 (22.22%) Marketing
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) IVR
2 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) EPoS
3 1 (3.70%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.70%) Life Science
3 1 (3.70%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) Product Management
3 5 (18.52%) Waterfall
3 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
3 5 (18.52%) CRM
3 5 (18.52%) Workflow
4 4 (14.81%) Project Management
4 4 (14.81%) ERP
4 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (14.81%) Customer Insight
4 4 (14.81%) Technical Analysis
4 4 (14.81%) ITIL
5 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
6 2 (7.41%) Product Marketing
7 1 (3.70%) Image Processing
7 1 (3.70%) Content Management
7 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.70%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (11.11%) PeopleSoft
2 3 (11.11%) SAP
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle
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