Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Product Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Product Management over the 6 months to 28 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Product Management
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 180 180 179
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 14 36 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.36% 0.75% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.85% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 11 26 20
Birmingham median annual salary £44,500 £61,250 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.35% -7.55% +35.20%
10th Percentile £35,000 £40,000 £33,230
90th Percentile £76,250 £86,250 £77,500
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -10.00%

Product Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3503 4217 3331
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 89.75% 87.51% 86.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2846 3111 2711
Birmingham median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% -2.30% -3.33%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25% -

Product Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Product Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Product Management in Birmingham

Product Management
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Product Management in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Product Management in Birmingham

Product Management
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Product Management in Birmingham over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Product Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 July 2017, IT jobs citing Product Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Product Management.

1 5 (35.71%) Degree
1 5 (35.71%) SDLC
2 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Smart Home
3 3 (21.43%) Line Management
3 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
3 3 (21.43%) Smart Energy
3 3 (21.43%) Marketing
3 3 (21.43%) SaaS
3 3 (21.43%) PaaS
3 3 (21.43%) Social Media
4 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 2 (14.29%) QA
4 2 (14.29%) User Experience
4 2 (14.29%) Wireframes
4 2 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (14.29%) Logistics
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Web Services
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Publishing
5 1 (7.14%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) Finance
5 1 (7.14%) OOP
5 1 (7.14%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
5 1 (7.14%) ISEB
5 1 (7.14%) TDD

Product Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) PaaS
1 3 (21.43%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 3 (21.43%) Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) Publishing
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Product Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Head of Product Management
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Business Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Business Solution Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Software Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Java Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) RESTful
2 1 (7.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Smart Energy
2 3 (21.43%) Smart Home
2 3 (21.43%) Social Media
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) SDLC
2 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Line Management
3 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Logistics
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Wireframes
5 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (7.14%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) OOP
5 1 (7.14%) Prototyping
5 1 (7.14%) Requirements Management
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.14%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (7.14%) ISEB
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA