Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Product Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Product Manager
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 199 185
Rank change year-on-year +35 -14 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Manager 30 25 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.78% 0.53% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.54% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 6
Birmingham median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +33.33% -
10th Percentile £52,500 £40,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £64,250 £79,000 £59,375
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +15.79% +2.70% -26.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 3703 4588 3833
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.23% 96.39% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2957 3420 3210
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Product Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Product Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Product Manager in Birmingham

Product Manager
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Product Manager in Birmingham

Product Manager
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Product Manager in Birmingham over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Product Manager in Birmingham

Product Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Product Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Product Manager in the job title.

1 20 (66.67%) Product Management
2 19 (63.33%) Marketing
3 17 (56.67%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (53.33%) Line Management
4 16 (53.33%) Mentoring
4 16 (53.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 16 (53.33%) SaaS
4 16 (53.33%) PaaS
4 16 (53.33%) Social Media
4 16 (53.33%) Degree
5 9 (30.00%) Electronic Trading
6 8 (26.67%) Service Delivery
6 8 (26.67%) Data Analytics
6 8 (26.67%) Analytics
7 7 (23.33%) Business Analysis
7 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
8 6 (20.00%) Change Management
8 6 (20.00%) Demand Management
9 3 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (10.00%) Product Marketing
9 3 (10.00%) Broadband
9 3 (10.00%) Ethernet
9 3 (10.00%) SLA
9 3 (10.00%) Logistics
9 3 (10.00%) Pricing Strategy
10 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (6.67%) Finance
11 1 (3.33%) MBA
11 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
11 1 (3.33%) Project Management

Product Manager Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 16 (53.33%) PaaS
1 16 (53.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Broadband
1 3 (10.00%) Ethernet
General
1 19 (63.33%) Marketing
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (56.67%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (53.33%) Social Media
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Product Management
2 16 (53.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 16 (53.33%) Line Management
2 16 (53.33%) Mentoring
3 9 (30.00%) Electronic Trading
4 8 (26.67%) Analytics
4 8 (26.67%) Data Analytics
4 8 (26.67%) Service Delivery
5 7 (23.33%) Business Analysis
5 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
6 6 (20.00%) Change Management
6 6 (20.00%) Demand Management
7 3 (10.00%) Logistics
7 3 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (10.00%) Pricing Strategy
7 3 (10.00%) Product Marketing
8 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
9 1 (3.33%) Project Management
9 1 (3.33%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA