The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Manager
Rank 186 206 146
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -60
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Manager 22 4 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.41% 0.072% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.076% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 50
Average salary £55,500 £46,250 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -26.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5117 5286 4632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.81% 94.70% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4285 4439 4020
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Product Manager
England

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 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
Coventry +13 8 £70,000 +55.55% 1
Solihull - 8 £37,500 -
Warwickshire - 5 £55,500 - 1
Product Manager
England

Product Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) Retail
3 12 (40.00%) Product Management
4 10 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 8 (26.67%) E-Commerce
6 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (20.00%) .NET
7 6 (20.00%) Project Management
7 6 (20.00%) Finance
8 5 (16.67%) Process Management
9 3 (10.00%) Business Development
9 3 (10.00%) Marketing
9 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
9 3 (10.00%) Ajax
9 3 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (10.00%) MVC
9 3 (10.00%) SOA
9 3 (10.00%) C#
9 3 (10.00%) Java
9 3 (10.00%) SQL
9 3 (10.00%) VB.NET
9 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
9 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (6.67%) SAP
10 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
10 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
10 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
10 2 (6.67%) Scrum
10 2 (6.67%) French Language

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.33%) SAS
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (3.33%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (43.33%) Retail
2 6 (20.00%) Finance
3 3 (10.00%) Marketing
4 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.67%) French Language
5 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.33%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) .NET
2 3 (10.00%) Ajax
2 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) EPoS
2 1 (3.33%) DTV
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (40.00%) Product Management
3 10 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 8 (26.67%) E-Commerce
5 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (20.00%) Project Management
7 5 (16.67%) Process Management
8 3 (10.00%) Business Development
8 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
8 3 (10.00%) MVC
8 3 (10.00%) SOA
9 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
9 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
9 2 (6.67%) Scrum
10 1 (3.33%) Release Management
10 1 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (3.33%) Use Case
10 1 (3.33%) Workflow Management
10 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) C#
1 3 (10.00%) Java
1 3 (10.00%) SQL
1 3 (10.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) SAP
2 1 (3.33%) NetSuite
2 1 (3.33%) Sage
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle
Warwick, Warwickshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Car, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago