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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Manager
Rank 202 202 176
Rank change year-on-year
0 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Manager 20 9 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.36% 0.17% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.17% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 26
Average salary £70,000 £47,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.36% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £42,500 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £78,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.99%
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
5348 5176 4597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.48% 95.13% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4465 4406 3923
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +15 8 £64,000 +38.37% 1
Coventry -2 8 £70,000 +21.73%
Solihull - 3 £37,500 -
Worcestershire 0 1 £75,000 +57.89%
Product Manager
England

Product Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (48.48%) Retail
3 14 (42.42%) Product Management
4 11 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 8 (24.24%) Finance
6 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (18.18%) Telecoms
8 5 (15.15%) Process Management
8 5 (15.15%) .NET
9 4 (12.12%) Business Development
9 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
9 4 (12.12%) SOA
9 4 (12.12%) Project Management
9 4 (12.12%) Java
10 3 (9.09%) Billing
10 3 (9.09%) Marketing
10 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
11 2 (6.06%) QA
11 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
11 2 (6.06%) Scrum
11 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
11 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
11 2 (6.06%) SAP
11 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
12 1 (3.03%) B2B
12 1 (3.03%) SLA
12 1 (3.03%) Agresso
12 1 (3.03%) Sage
12 1 (3.03%) Benchmarking
12 1 (3.03%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.03%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Agresso
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 16 (48.48%) Retail
2 8 (24.24%) Finance
3 6 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 3 (9.09%) Billing
4 3 (9.09%) Marketing
5 1 (3.03%) General Ledger
5 1 (3.03%) Electronics
5 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) DTV
1 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (42.42%) Product Management
3 11 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (15.15%) Process Management
6 4 (12.12%) Project Management
6 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
6 4 (12.12%) SOA
6 4 (12.12%) Business Development
7 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
8 2 (6.06%) Scrum
8 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
8 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.03%) Use Case
9 1 (3.03%) Release Management
9 1 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (3.03%) Customer Insight
9 1 (3.03%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) SAP
2 1 (3.03%) Sage
2 1 (3.03%) NetSuite
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle
Warwick, Warwickshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago