Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Product Management
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 166 140 167
Rank change year-on-year -26 +27 -22
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 13 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.43% 0.31% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.36% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 17
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -20.00% -27.18%
10th Percentile £40,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,750 £58,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year +20.00% -7.98% -23.11%

Product Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2710 1953 2873
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 88.68% 87.34% 88.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2049 1656 2431
Cheshire median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Product Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Product Management in Cheshire

Product Management
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Product Management in Cheshire

Product Management
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Product Management in Cheshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Product Management in Cheshire

Product Management
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Product Management within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester -5 3 £40,000 -17.95% 1
Macclesfield - 3 £50,000 - 1
Knutsford -38 2 - -
Warrington - 2 £70,000 - 1
Wilmslow +12 1 £27,500 -8.33% 1
Nantwich - 1 £45,000 - 1
Crewe - 1 £45,000 - 1
Product Management
North West

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Product Management.

1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
3 5 (38.46%) Scrum
4 4 (30.77%) Google
4 4 (30.77%) Fintech
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) CSS
5 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
6 2 (15.38%) LAN
6 2 (15.38%) WAN
6 2 (15.38%) DHCP
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL
6 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (15.38%) SQL
6 2 (15.38%) Python
6 2 (15.38%) DNS
6 2 (15.38%) Citrix
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) Degree
6 2 (15.38%) QA
6 2 (15.38%) Wealth Management
6 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
6 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
6 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (15.38%) VMware
6 2 (15.38%) Service Management
6 2 (15.38%) Quality Management
6 2 (15.38%) Financial Institution

Product Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DHCP
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) IP Telephony
1 2 (15.38%) LAN
1 2 (15.38%) Multicast
1 2 (15.38%) WAN
1 2 (15.38%) Wireless
2 1 (7.69%) BGP
2 1 (7.69%) BIG-IP
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (7.69%) DDNS
2 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
2 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
2 1 (7.69%) OSPF
2 1 (7.69%) RIP
2 1 (7.69%) SSL
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) tcpdump
2 1 (7.69%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Financial Institution
2 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Product Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Service Operations Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Project Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Product Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Software Product Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) Node.js
3 1 (7.69%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Fintech
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Quality Management
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 2 (15.38%) Service Management
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Validation
4 2 (15.38%) Wealth Management
5 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) User Stories
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
1 2 (15.38%) Python
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) CCIE
2 1 (7.69%) CCNP
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Google
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix
2 2 (15.38%) F5
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Infoblox
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft