Period
to 17 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Product Manager was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

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

Product Manager
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 246 244 277
Rank change year-on-year -2 +33 +53
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Manager 110 96 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.00% 0.95% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 0.99% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 97 91 82
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% +1.77% -5.83%
10th Percentile £44,500 £47,500 £48,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £77,500 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +17.39% -4.17% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 10,539 9,668 12,429
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.97% 95.26% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 9,374 8,748 11,334
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,425 £33,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £92,500 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

Product Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Product Manager in the City of London

Product Manager
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Product Manager in the City of London

Product Manager
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Product Manager in the City of London over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Product Manager in the City of London

Product Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, Product Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region featuring Product Manager in the job title.

1 72 (65.45%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (31.82%) Product Management
3 34 (30.91%) User Stories
3 34 (30.91%) Fintech
4 25 (22.73%) Finance
5 24 (21.82%) Project Management
6 23 (20.91%) User Experience
7 20 (18.18%) Scrum
8 19 (17.27%) Marketing
9 18 (16.36%) SaaS
10 17 (15.45%) Kanban
11 16 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (12.73%) Analytics
13 13 (11.82%) Android
13 13 (11.82%) Apple iOS
13 13 (11.82%) Law
14 12 (10.91%) Legal
14 12 (10.91%) B2B
14 12 (10.91%) Mobile App
14 12 (10.91%) Artificial Intelligence
15 11 (10.00%) Data Protection
15 11 (10.00%) Information Security
15 11 (10.00%) PLM
15 11 (10.00%) Blockchain
15 11 (10.00%) Co-Creation
16 10 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
16 10 (9.09%) B2C
16 10 (9.09%) Degree
17 8 (7.27%) JIRA
17 8 (7.27%) QA

Product Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (3.64%) CMS
2 2 (1.82%) Confluence
2 2 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (5.45%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.73%) IntelliMatch
1 3 (2.73%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.91%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 18 (16.36%) SaaS
2 2 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.82%) IaaS
2 2 (1.82%) PaaS
3 1 (0.91%) Asana
3 1 (0.91%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.64%) Internet
2 2 (1.82%) SMS
3 1 (0.91%) Broadband
3 1 (0.91%) FIX Connectivity
3 1 (0.91%) HTTP
3 1 (0.91%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.00%) Blockchain
2 2 (1.82%) Big Data
2 2 (1.82%) GIS
3 1 (0.91%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (7.27%) JIRA
General
1 25 (22.73%) Finance
2 19 (17.27%) Marketing
3 13 (11.82%) Law
4 12 (10.91%) Legal
5 7 (6.36%) Advertising
6 6 (5.45%) Banking
6 6 (5.45%) Games
6 6 (5.45%) Retail
7 5 (4.55%) Back Office
8 4 (3.64%) Manufacturing
9 3 (2.73%) International Banking
10 2 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.91%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.91%) Electronics
11 1 (0.91%) Front Office
11 1 (0.91%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.91%) Publishing
11 1 (0.91%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.73%) .NET
2 2 (1.82%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (0.91%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.91%) J2EE
3 1 (0.91%) REST
3 1 (0.91%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (30.91%) Fintech
2 23 (20.91%) User Experience
3 16 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (10.91%) Mobile App
5 7 (6.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (5.45%) Equities
7 3 (2.73%) Reinsurance
8 2 (1.82%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.82%) Contactless
8 2 (1.82%) e-Learning
8 2 (1.82%) Learning Management System
8 2 (1.82%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.82%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.91%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.91%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.91%) Smart Home
9 1 (0.91%) Social Media
9 1 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.82%) Android
1 13 (11.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (65.45%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (31.82%) Product Management
3 34 (30.91%) User Stories
4 24 (21.82%) Project Management
5 20 (18.18%) Scrum
6 17 (15.45%) Kanban
7 14 (12.73%) Analytics
8 12 (10.91%) Artificial Intelligence
8 12 (10.91%) B2B
9 11 (10.00%) Co-Creation
9 11 (10.00%) Data Protection
9 11 (10.00%) Information Security
9 11 (10.00%) PLM
10 10 (9.09%) B2C
10 10 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (6.36%) E-Commerce
11 7 (6.36%) Presales
11 7 (6.36%) Software Testing
12 6 (5.45%) Line Management
12 6 (5.45%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.91%) C++
1 1 (0.91%) Java
1 1 (0.91%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (9.09%) Degree
2 4 (3.64%) Master's Degree
2 4 (3.64%) MBA
3 1 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.27%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (2.73%) Blue Prism
1 3 (2.73%) Concur
1 3 (2.73%) IBM
1 3 (2.73%) Temenos
2 1 (0.91%) Atlassian
2 1 (0.91%) Bloomberg
2 1 (0.91%) Currenex
2 1 (0.91%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.91%) SAP