Period
to 25 November 2020

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 25 November 2020.

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
25 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 144 199 237
Rank change year-on-year +55 +38 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Manager 61 130 117
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.52% 1.31% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 1.37% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 61 123 105
Median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% -4.00%
10th Percentile £47,500 £52,500 £44,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £100,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £61,317
% change year-on-year -7.14% +14.16% -1.89%

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 3,755 9,478 10,520
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.36% 95.47% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3,279 8,220 9,422
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £63,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +2.36% +5.83%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £93,750
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +6.84%

Product Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Product Manager in the job title as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Product Manager in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 November 2020.

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 25 November 2020, 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 38 (62.30%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (40.98%) Product Management
3 17 (27.87%) Finance
4 16 (26.23%) Product Roadmap
5 15 (24.59%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (22.95%) Marketing
7 12 (19.67%) Strategic Roadmap
8 10 (16.39%) Public Sector
8 10 (16.39%) User Experience
8 10 (16.39%) Digital Marketing
8 10 (16.39%) SAP
8 10 (16.39%) Manufacturing
8 10 (16.39%) Electronics
8 10 (16.39%) Telecoms
8 10 (16.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (16.39%) Scrum
8 10 (16.39%) Programme Management
9 9 (14.75%) SaaS
10 8 (13.11%) Degree
10 8 (13.11%) B2B
10 8 (13.11%) B2C
10 8 (13.11%) DevOps
10 8 (13.11%) Fintech
11 6 (9.84%) User Stories
11 6 (9.84%) JIRA
11 6 (9.84%) Kanban
12 5 (8.20%) Visualisation
12 5 (8.20%) Analytics
12 5 (8.20%) Data Visualisation
12 5 (8.20%) A/B Testing

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 1 (1.64%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.75%) SaaS
2 1 (1.64%) AWS
2 1 (1.64%) Azure
2 1 (1.64%) GCP
2 1 (1.64%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) Relational Database
1 4 (6.56%) Star Schema
2 1 (1.64%) Big Data
2 1 (1.64%) Power BI
2 1 (1.64%) Snowflake Schema
2 1 (1.64%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) JIRA
General
1 17 (27.87%) Finance
2 14 (22.95%) Marketing
3 10 (16.39%) Electronics
3 10 (16.39%) Manufacturing
3 10 (16.39%) Public Sector
3 10 (16.39%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.92%) Banking
5 2 (3.28%) Local Government
5 2 (3.28%) Retail
6 1 (1.64%) Advertising
6 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) D3.js
1 1 (1.64%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) User Experience
2 4 (6.56%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.56%) Reinsurance
3 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.92%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.28%) Cloud Native
4 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.64%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.64%) Derivative
5 1 (1.64%) NHS
5 1 (1.64%) Renewable Energy
5 1 (1.64%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.64%) Android
1 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (62.30%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (40.98%) Product Management
3 16 (26.23%) Product Roadmap
4 15 (24.59%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (19.67%) Strategic Roadmap
6 10 (16.39%) Digital Marketing
6 10 (16.39%) Programme Management
6 10 (16.39%) Scrum
6 10 (16.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (13.11%) B2B
7 8 (13.11%) B2C
7 8 (13.11%) DevOps
7 8 (13.11%) Fintech
8 6 (9.84%) Kanban
8 6 (9.84%) User Stories
9 5 (8.20%) A/B Testing
9 5 (8.20%) Analytics
9 5 (8.20%) Collaborative Working
9 5 (8.20%) Data Visualisation
9 5 (8.20%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.64%) Python
1 1 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (16.39%) SAP
2 1 (1.64%) Progress