Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Product Management
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 296 315 312
Rank change year-on-year +19 -3 +66
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 1885 1777 2185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.12% 0.99% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 1.11% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1257 1464 1788
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £82,875
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 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%

Product Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Product Management in England

Product Management
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Product Management in England

Product Management
Salary Histogram in England

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

Salary histogram for Product Management in England

Product Management
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Product Management 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
London +32 1149 £65,000 - 41
South East +3 334 £55,000 - 9
North of England +33 157 £45,000 +7.14% 21
East of England +4 91 £57,500 -4.17% 10
North West -18 88 £45,000 +20.00% 16
Midlands -8 79 £50,000 -9.09% 6
South West -32 64 £50,000 +7.53% 11
Yorkshire +48 57 £45,000 -14.29% 5
West Midlands -23 52 £50,000 -9.09% 5
East Midlands +37 17 £45,000 -10.00% 1
North East - 6 £40,000 -
Product Management
UK

For the 6 months to 18 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 England region with a requirement for Product Management.

1 703 (37.29%) Agile Software Development
2 652 (34.59%) Finance
3 479 (25.41%) Degree
4 460 (24.40%) Analytical Skills
5 446 (23.66%) Marketing
6 309 (16.39%) User Experience
7 304 (16.13%) Banking
8 282 (14.96%) Java
9 267 (14.16%) Scrum
10 259 (13.74%) Project Management
11 256 (13.58%) SQL
11 256 (13.58%) Computer Science
12 241 (12.79%) Asset Management
13 230 (12.20%) JavaScript
13 230 (12.20%) Analytics
14 218 (11.56%) Wealth Management
15 217 (11.51%) QA
16 209 (11.09%) Investment Banking
17 202 (10.72%) Retail Banking
18 189 (10.03%) SaaS
19 187 (9.92%) Computer Science Degree
20 179 (9.50%) Mentoring
21 172 (9.12%) SDLC
22 166 (8.81%) Software Engineering
23 163 (8.65%) SQL Server
24 160 (8.49%) HTML
25 158 (8.38%) E-Commerce
26 155 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
27 148 (7.85%) Business Analysis
28 144 (7.64%) Retail

Product Management
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 98 (5.20%) Elasticsearch
2 28 (1.49%) CMS
3 19 (1.01%) SharePoint
4 18 (0.95%) Tomcat
5 17 (0.90%) Apache
6 16 (0.85%) WebLogic
7 14 (0.74%) JBoss
7 14 (0.74%) WebSphere
8 11 (0.58%) Confluence
9 9 (0.48%) Apache Solr
9 9 (0.48%) Apache Spark
9 9 (0.48%) Drupal
10 8 (0.42%) IIS
11 5 (0.27%) Alfresco
11 5 (0.27%) Liferay
11 5 (0.27%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.21%) Cloud Foundry
12 4 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 54 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
2 42 (2.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 18 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
5 17 (0.90%) Photoshop
6 15 (0.80%) MS Visio
7 11 (0.58%) InVision
8 10 (0.53%) S-PLUS
9 9 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
10 5 (0.27%) Microsoft Project
10 5 (0.27%) UXPin
11 4 (0.21%) InDesign
12 3 (0.16%) CPLEX
12 3 (0.16%) InfoPath
13 2 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 2 (0.11%) Revit
13 2 (0.11%) SOLIDWORKS
14 1 (0.053%) AutoCAD
14 1 (0.053%) OmniGraffle
14 1 (0.053%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 14 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (0.27%) JDE OneWorld
4 3 (0.16%) Magento
4 3 (0.16%) Odoo
4 3 (0.16%) SAP Hybris
5 2 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.11%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.053%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.053%) Shopify
6 1 (0.053%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.053%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 189 (10.03%) SaaS
2 129 (6.84%) Amazon AWS
3 86 (4.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 41 (2.18%) Google Cloud Platform
5 40 (2.12%) PaaS
6 33 (1.75%) Amazon S3
7 32 (1.70%) Serverless
8 19 (1.01%) IaaS
9 17 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
10 16 (0.85%) Google Analytics
11 13 (0.69%) npm
12 12 (0.64%) Office 365
13 7 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
13 7 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
13 7 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
13 7 (0.37%) GitHub
14 5 (0.27%) Google Play
14 5 (0.27%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
14 5 (0.27%) Salesforce Service Cloud
15 4 (0.21%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 45 (2.39%) Internet
2 30 (1.59%) TCP/IP
3 24 (1.27%) HTTP
4 20 (1.06%) Ethernet
5 19 (1.01%) Firewall
6 17 (0.90%) Broadband
7 16 (0.85%) VPN
8 15 (0.80%) SSL
9 14 (0.74%) LAN
9 14 (0.74%) LDAP
9 14 (0.74%) WAN
10 12 (0.64%) VoIP
11 11 (0.58%) MPLS
12 10 (0.53%) Wireless
13 9 (0.48%) VoLTE
14 8 (0.42%) 4G
14 8 (0.42%) DNS
14 8 (0.42%) Intranet
14 8 (0.42%) Multicast
14 8 (0.42%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (8.65%) SQL Server
2 81 (4.30%) Big Data
3 71 (3.77%) MySQL
4 50 (2.65%) NoSQL
5 37 (1.96%) Relational Database
6 29 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
7 26 (1.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 22 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
9 20 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
10 19 (1.01%) RDBMS
11 17 (0.90%) MongoDB
12 15 (0.80%) QlikView
13 14 (0.74%) Hadoop
14 13 (0.69%) Blockchain
15 12 (0.64%) Apache Cassandra
15 12 (0.64%) DataStage
15 12 (0.64%) LucidDB
16 11 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
16 11 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
16 11 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 63 (3.34%) Git (software)
1 63 (3.34%) JIRA
2 44 (2.33%) Maven
3 36 (1.91%) Selenium
4 29 (1.54%) Jenkins
5 26 (1.38%) TeamCity
6 24 (1.27%) Cucumber
7 23 (1.22%) WebDriver
8 19 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
9 18 (0.95%) Bitbucket
9 18 (0.95%) gulp
9 18 (0.95%) jMock
10 15 (0.80%) Visual Studio
11 14 (0.74%) JUnit
11 14 (0.74%) NUnit
12 12 (0.64%) Talend Open Studio
13 10 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 10 (0.53%) SpecFlow
13 10 (0.53%) Subversion
14 9 (0.48%) Gradle
General
1 652 (34.59%) Finance
2 446 (23.66%) Marketing
3 304 (16.13%) Banking
4 209 (11.09%) Investment Banking
5 202 (10.72%) Retail Banking
6 144 (7.64%) Retail
7 124 (6.58%) Telecoms
8 75 (3.98%) Games
9 69 (3.66%) Legal
10 43 (2.28%) Manufacturing
11 36 (1.91%) Electronics
12 34 (1.80%) Back Office
13 28 (1.49%) Financial Institution
14 20 (1.06%) Advertising
14 20 (1.06%) Billing
14 20 (1.06%) German Language
15 17 (0.90%) French Language
15 17 (0.90%) Publishing
16 15 (0.80%) Automotive
17 14 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 596 (31.62%) Product Manager
2 187 (9.92%) Developer
3 178 (9.44%) Analyst
4 132 (7.00%) Business Analyst
5 127 (6.74%) Senior Manager
6 102 (5.41%) Senior Product Manager
7 99 (5.25%) Consultant
8 89 (4.72%) Product Owner
9 74 (3.93%) Service Manager
10 70 (3.71%) Digital Product Manager
11 63 (3.34%) Software Developer
12 62 (3.29%) IT Manager
13 57 (3.02%) Desktop Engineer
13 57 (3.02%) Desktop Support
14 55 (2.92%) Senior Developer
15 53 (2.81%) Architect
16 51 (2.71%) Software Engineer
17 49 (2.60%) Technical Manager
18 47 (2.49%) Java Developer
19 45 (2.39%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (8.49%) HTML
2 129 (6.84%) .NET
3 106 (5.62%) Web Services
4 91 (4.83%) CSS
5 78 (4.14%) XML
6 69 (3.66%) Spring
7 63 (3.34%) Node.js
8 62 (3.29%) jQuery
9 58 (3.08%) RESTful
10 53 (2.81%) HTML5
11 52 (2.76%) AngularJS
12 46 (2.44%) REST
13 44 (2.33%) ASP.NET
14 41 (2.18%) .NET Framework
15 33 (1.75%) JSON
16 30 (1.59%) Lambda Expressions
17 29 (1.54%) .NET Core
17 29 (1.54%) Hibernate
18 28 (1.49%) Aurelia
18 28 (1.49%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 460 (24.40%) Analytical Skills
2 309 (16.39%) User Experience
3 256 (13.58%) Computer Science
4 98 (5.20%) Management Information System
5 90 (4.77%) Enterprise Software
6 68 (3.61%) Mobile App
7 59 (3.13%) Fintech
8 38 (2.02%) Virtual Team
9 30 (1.59%) Data Structures
10 27 (1.43%) Algorithms
11 26 (1.38%) Data Centre
11 26 (1.38%) Social Media
12 22 (1.17%) Public Cloud
13 16 (0.85%) Equities
14 14 (0.74%) Greenfield Project
14 14 (0.74%) iPad
15 13 (0.69%) Blog
15 13 (0.69%) Hedge funds
16 11 (0.58%) RIA
16 11 (0.58%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 143 (7.59%) Windows
2 101 (5.36%) Linux
3 67 (3.55%) Unix
4 64 (3.40%) Windows Server
5 30 (1.59%) Apple iOS
6 29 (1.54%) Android
7 22 (1.17%) Solaris
8 8 (0.42%) AIX
9 6 (0.32%) Mac OS
10 5 (0.27%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.21%) Windows 10
11 4 (0.21%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 4 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (0.16%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.11%) Debian
13 2 (0.11%) FreeBSD
13 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.053%) VMS
14 1 (0.053%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 703 (37.29%) Agile Software Development
2 267 (14.16%) Scrum
3 259 (13.74%) Project Management
4 241 (12.79%) Asset Management
5 230 (12.20%) Analytics
6 218 (11.56%) Wealth Management
7 179 (9.50%) Mentoring
8 172 (9.12%) SDLC
9 166 (8.81%) Software Engineering
10 158 (8.38%) E-Commerce
11 155 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
12 148 (7.85%) Business Analysis
13 139 (7.37%) Business Intelligence
14 121 (6.42%) Unit Testing
15 120 (6.37%) Test Automation
16 119 (6.31%) Presales
17 115 (6.10%) User Stories
18 114 (6.05%) Line Management
19 110 (5.84%) Programme Management
20 109 (5.78%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 282 (14.96%) Java
2 256 (13.58%) SQL
3 230 (12.20%) JavaScript
4 113 (5.99%) C#
5 90 (4.77%) Python
6 76 (4.03%) Shell Script
7 63 (3.34%) C++
8 58 (3.08%) PowerShell
9 38 (2.02%) C
10 35 (1.86%) PHP
11 28 (1.49%) ES6
12 21 (1.11%) R
12 21 (1.11%) Scala
13 17 (0.90%) VB.NET
14 16 (0.85%) Perl
15 15 (0.80%) TypeScript
16 14 (0.74%) Ruby
17 13 (0.69%) MATLAB
18 12 (0.64%) Bash Shell
18 12 (0.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 479 (25.41%) Degree
2 187 (9.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 46 (2.44%) CISSP
4 45 (2.39%) CBAP
4 45 (2.39%) CISM
5 37 (1.96%) MBA
6 26 (1.38%) Master's Degree
7 18 (0.95%) ISEB
8 14 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 12 (0.64%) PMI Certification
9 12 (0.64%) Security Cleared
10 11 (0.58%) PMP
11 8 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (0.32%) ISTQB
13 5 (0.27%) CCNA
13 5 (0.27%) ISEB Practitioner
13 5 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 4 (0.21%) MCSE
14 4 (0.21%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 217 (11.51%) QA
2 51 (2.71%) Data Quality
3 36 (1.91%) SLA
4 12 (0.64%) EMIR
5 11 (0.58%) PSD2
6 9 (0.48%) COBIT
6 9 (0.48%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.48%) PCI DSS
7 8 (0.42%) PMO
8 7 (0.37%) MiFID
9 6 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 5 (0.27%) GAMP
11 4 (0.21%) ISO 14001
12 3 (0.16%) Basel II
12 3 (0.16%) Basel III
12 3 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
12 3 (0.16%) GDPR
12 3 (0.16%) SEPA
13 1 (0.053%) Cyber Essentials
13 1 (0.053%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 48 (2.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (2.23%) Virtual Desktop
3 36 (1.91%) Hyper-V
4 25 (1.33%) Docker
5 21 (1.11%) Active Directory
6 11 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.21%) XenApp
8 3 (0.16%) SRDF
9 2 (0.11%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.11%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.11%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.053%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.053%) KVM
10 1 (0.053%) LXC
10 1 (0.053%) NFS
10 1 (0.053%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.053%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.053%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 29 (1.54%) Terraform
2 26 (1.38%) Kibana
2 26 (1.38%) logstash
2 26 (1.38%) Packer
3 16 (0.85%) Puppet
4 13 (0.69%) Ansible
5 11 (0.58%) Kubernetes
6 9 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.27%) Docker Swarm
7 5 (0.27%) NetBackup
8 4 (0.21%) Rancher
9 3 (0.16%) Netcool
9 3 (0.16%) SCCM
9 3 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.11%) collectd
10 2 (0.11%) OpenNMS
10 2 (0.11%) SCDPM
10 2 (0.11%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.11%) SCSM
10 2 (0.11%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 131 (6.95%) Microsoft
2 106 (5.62%) Oracle
3 79 (4.19%) Google
4 60 (3.18%) Splunk
5 57 (3.02%) SAP
6 56 (2.97%) VMware
7 51 (2.71%) Salesforce.com
8 42 (2.23%) Citrix
9 27 (1.43%) Tableau
10 23 (1.22%) Adobe
11 21 (1.11%) Red Hat
12 18 (0.95%) Intel
13 17 (0.90%) Cisco
14 15 (0.80%) Jaspersoft
15 14 (0.74%) Informatica
16 12 (0.64%) Cognos
16 12 (0.64%) IBM
16 12 (0.64%) MicroStrategy
16 12 (0.64%) TIBCO
16 12 (0.64%) Vertica