Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for PLM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PLM over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 936 1052 1042
Rank change year-on-year +116 -10 +58
Permanent jobs citing PLM 223 133 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.074% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.083% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 131 81 166
England median annual salary £60,000 £56,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +12.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £36,750
90th Percentile £110,000 £80,000 £105,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £56,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +10.89% -15.83%

PLM 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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 150826 160156 182795
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.93% 89.37% 88.72%
Number of salaries quoted 119888 134356 152138
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%

PLM
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing PLM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for PLM in England

PLM
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PLM in England.

Salary trend for PLM in England

PLM
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PLM in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PLM in England

PLM
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PLM within the England region over the 6 months to 18 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
South East +43 87 £57,500 +4.55% 2
London +45 60 £78,750 -1.56% 2
North of England +34 37 £46,750 -18.70% 9
North West -10 19 £46,250 -19.57%
East of England - 19 £92,500 - 6
Yorkshire - 16 £50,000 - 9
Midlands +14 10 £52,500 -6.67%
South West -5 10 £50,000 +2.56% 1
West Midlands +7 8 £50,000 -13.04%
North East - 2 £44,500 -
East Midlands +37 1 £55,000 +10.00%
PLM
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing PLM 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 England region with a requirement for PLM.

1 75 (33.63%) SAP
2 74 (33.18%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (28.70%) Finance
4 54 (24.22%) Manufacturing
5 46 (20.63%) Retail
6 45 (20.18%) Degree
7 41 (18.39%) Data Management
8 40 (17.94%) CAD
9 36 (16.14%) Oracle
10 34 (15.25%) PDM
11 32 (14.35%) Windows
11 32 (14.35%) Project Management
12 29 (13.00%) Change Management
13 28 (12.56%) Document Management
13 28 (12.56%) Logistics
14 27 (12.11%) Java
14 27 (12.11%) Cognizant
14 27 (12.11%) SaaS
15 25 (11.21%) SAP PLM
16 24 (10.76%) User Acceptance Testing
16 24 (10.76%) Microsoft Office
16 24 (10.76%) EAM
16 24 (10.76%) Analytical Skills
17 23 (10.31%) Oracle Database
17 23 (10.31%) Time Management
18 22 (9.87%) Business Analysis
18 22 (9.87%) Validation
18 22 (9.87%) Aerospace
18 22 (9.87%) Mentoring
18 22 (9.87%) Windows Server

PLM
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 14 (6.28%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (1.35%) SAS
3 2 (0.90%) Apache
3 2 (0.90%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (10.76%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (8.52%) Autodesk Inventor
3 6 (2.69%) Windchill
4 5 (2.24%) AutoCAD
4 5 (2.24%) PTC Creo
4 5 (2.24%) Siemens NX
5 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (1.35%) CATIA
6 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (1.35%) SPSS
7 1 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.45%) OrCAD
7 1 (0.45%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 25 (11.21%) SAP PLM
2 21 (9.42%) Oracle EBS
3 19 (8.52%) SAP VC
3 19 (8.52%) Teamcenter
4 18 (8.07%) SAP CO
4 18 (8.07%) SAP FI
4 18 (8.07%) SAP FI/CO
4 18 (8.07%) SAP GTS
4 18 (8.07%) SAP HR
4 18 (8.07%) SAP MM
4 18 (8.07%) SAP PM
4 18 (8.07%) SAP PS
4 18 (8.07%) SAP R/3
5 11 (4.93%) SAP S/4HANA
6 10 (4.48%) SAP Retail
7 9 (4.04%) Oracle BPM
8 4 (1.79%) SAP ERP
9 3 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (0.90%) SAP CRM
11 1 (0.45%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 27 (12.11%) SaaS
2 8 (3.59%) GitHub
2 8 (3.59%) Slack
2 8 (3.59%) Trello
3 6 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.24%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.69%) WAN
2 4 (1.79%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.35%) BGP
3 3 (1.35%) Ethernet
3 3 (1.35%) Firewall
3 3 (1.35%) LAN
3 3 (1.35%) MPLS
3 3 (1.35%) OSPF
3 3 (1.35%) SAN
3 3 (1.35%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.90%) Kerberos
4 2 (0.90%) LDAP
4 2 (0.90%) SNMP
5 1 (0.45%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.45%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (10.31%) Oracle Database
2 18 (8.07%) GIS
3 8 (3.59%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.24%) Big Data
5 4 (1.79%) Data Lake
6 3 (1.35%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.90%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.90%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.45%) OLAP
8 1 (0.45%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.45%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (4.48%) Jenkins
2 9 (4.04%) JIRA
3 8 (3.59%) Maven
4 2 (0.90%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.45%) CANoe
General
1 64 (28.70%) Finance
2 54 (24.22%) Manufacturing
3 46 (20.63%) Retail
4 22 (9.87%) Aerospace
5 18 (8.07%) Marketing
6 17 (7.62%) Banking
7 9 (4.04%) Automotive
8 6 (2.69%) Billing
8 6 (2.69%) Electronics
9 3 (1.35%) Back Office
10 2 (0.90%) French Language
10 2 (0.90%) Military
11 1 (0.45%) Games
11 1 (0.45%) Japanese Language
11 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (14.35%) Analyst
2 30 (13.45%) Consultant
3 26 (11.66%) SAP Consultant
3 26 (11.66%) SAP PLM Consultant
4 23 (10.31%) Product Manager
5 19 (8.52%) Developer
6 18 (8.07%) SAP PM Consultant
7 17 (7.62%) Java Developer
8 15 (6.73%) Systems Analyst
9 14 (6.28%) Architect
10 13 (5.83%) Project Manager
11 12 (5.38%) SAP Manager
11 12 (5.38%) SAP PLM Specialist
12 10 (4.48%) Digital Innovation Manager
13 9 (4.04%) Senior Developer
13 9 (4.04%) Senior Java Developer
14 8 (3.59%) Digital Project Manager
15 7 (3.14%) Business Architect
16 6 (2.69%) Data Manager
16 6 (2.69%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (9.42%) Middleware
1 21 (9.42%) Oracle Fusion
2 18 (8.07%) BAPI
2 18 (8.07%) IDoc
3 17 (7.62%) Spring
4 9 (4.04%) AngularJS
4 9 (4.04%) HTML
4 9 (4.04%) HTML5
4 9 (4.04%) jBPM
4 9 (4.04%) Spring Batch
5 8 (3.59%) Hibernate
5 8 (3.59%) RESTful
5 8 (3.59%) Spring Boot
5 8 (3.59%) Web Services
6 2 (0.90%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.45%) DirectX
7 1 (0.45%) MDX
7 1 (0.45%) OpenGL
7 1 (0.45%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (0.45%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.76%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (9.42%) Life Science
3 19 (8.52%) Computer Science
4 14 (6.28%) Fat Client
4 14 (6.28%) Thin Client
5 12 (5.38%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (3.59%) 3D Printing
6 8 (3.59%) Cloud Native
6 8 (3.59%) User Experience
6 8 (3.59%) Virtual Team
7 7 (3.14%) Data Centre
8 5 (2.24%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.79%) SWIFT
10 3 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.35%) Home Automation
10 3 (1.35%) Smart Meter
10 3 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.90%) Fintech
12 1 (0.45%) FMCG
12 1 (0.45%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 32 (14.35%) Windows
2 22 (9.87%) Windows Server
3 10 (4.48%) Linux
4 7 (3.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (33.18%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (18.39%) Data Management
3 40 (17.94%) CAD
4 34 (15.25%) PDM
5 32 (14.35%) Project Management
6 29 (13.00%) Change Management
7 28 (12.56%) Document Management
7 28 (12.56%) Logistics
8 24 (10.76%) EAM
8 24 (10.76%) User Acceptance Testing
9 23 (10.31%) Time Management
10 22 (9.87%) Business Analysis
10 22 (9.87%) Mentoring
10 22 (9.87%) Validation
11 21 (9.42%) Configuration Management
11 21 (9.42%) Information Management
11 21 (9.42%) Presales
12 19 (8.52%) Stakeholder Management
13 18 (8.07%) SAP Implementation
14 17 (7.62%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 27 (12.11%) Java
2 17 (7.62%) Shell Script
3 10 (4.48%) C
4 8 (3.59%) Python
5 7 (3.14%) ABAP
6 5 (2.24%) SQL
7 3 (1.35%) R
8 2 (0.90%) C#
8 2 (0.90%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.45%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.45%) C++
9 1 (0.45%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.45%) Lua
9 1 (0.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 45 (20.18%) Degree
2 8 (3.59%) SC Cleared
2 8 (3.59%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.24%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.35%) MBA
4 3 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.90%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.90%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.45%) HNC
6 1 (0.45%) ISEB
6 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.45%) PhD
6 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.24%) QA
1 5 (2.24%) SLA
2 3 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.35%) PMO
3 2 (0.90%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.90%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 75 (33.63%) SAP
2 36 (16.14%) Oracle
3 27 (12.11%) Cognizant
4 21 (9.42%) JD Edwards
4 21 (9.42%) PeopleSoft
5 19 (8.52%) Microsoft
6 18 (8.07%) Siemens
7 11 (4.93%) PTC
8 10 (4.48%) Ariba
9 5 (2.24%) ANSYS
9 5 (2.24%) Google
9 5 (2.24%) VMware
10 4 (1.79%) Citrix
11 3 (1.35%) Cisco
11 3 (1.35%) NetApp
11 3 (1.35%) Riverbed
12 2 (0.90%) Avaya
12 2 (0.90%) Concur
12 2 (0.90%) IBM
12 2 (0.90%) Pegasus