Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Product Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Product Manager
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 428 412 498
Rank change year-on-year -16 +86 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Manager 1211 1311 1173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.72% 0.73% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.76% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 867 1085 1008
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161995 173250 195876
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.73% 96.51% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 131003 146259 164261
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Product Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Product Manager in England

Product Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Product Manager in England

Product Manager
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Product Manager in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Product Manager in England

Product Manager
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 Manager within the England region over the 6 months to 22 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 -6 825 £62,500 +4.17% 53
South East -32 149 £55,000 -8.33% 14
North of England +12 98 £47,500 - 20
North West +2 70 £45,000 - 15
East of England +28 55 £60,000 - 3
Midlands +29 54 £55,000 +15.79% 6
West Midlands +7 46 £55,000 +15.79% 5
South West +2 29 £60,000 +20.00% 5
Yorkshire +16 27 £51,000 -7.27% 5
East Midlands +34 8 £50,000 +8.11% 1
North East - 1 - -
Product Manager
UK

Product Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Product Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Product Manager in the job title.

1 607 (50.12%) Product Management
2 530 (43.77%) Agile Software Development
3 407 (33.61%) Finance
4 396 (32.70%) Marketing
5 257 (21.22%) User Experience
6 203 (16.76%) Analytics
7 186 (15.36%) Degree
7 186 (15.36%) Banking
8 175 (14.45%) Analytical Skills
9 174 (14.37%) Scrum
10 154 (12.72%) SaaS
11 146 (12.06%) E-Commerce
12 123 (10.16%) Retail
13 116 (9.58%) Project Management
14 114 (9.41%) Asset Management
15 110 (9.08%) Product Marketing
16 108 (8.92%) B2B
17 105 (8.67%) Stakeholder Management
17 105 (8.67%) Retail Banking
18 104 (8.59%) Wealth Management
18 104 (8.59%) Investment Banking
19 103 (8.51%) User Stories
20 87 (7.18%) Telecoms
21 72 (5.95%) Mobile App
22 69 (5.70%) Data Management
23 65 (5.37%) Service Management
24 63 (5.20%) Back Office
24 63 (5.20%) Fintech
25 60 (4.95%) SDLC
25 60 (4.95%) Business Intelligence

Product Manager Skill Set
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 33 (2.73%) CMS
2 16 (1.32%) SharePoint
3 15 (1.24%) Confluence
4 11 (0.91%) Documentum
5 6 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (0.33%) Apache Spark
6 4 (0.33%) Drupal
6 4 (0.33%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.17%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.083%) Amazon Alexa
Applications
1 16 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (1.24%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (0.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.50%) InVision
5 5 (0.41%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.17%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.17%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.083%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.083%) Mingle
7 1 (0.083%) Moqups
7 1 (0.083%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 3 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.25%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.17%) Odoo
2 2 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.083%) Fredhopper
3 1 (0.083%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (0.083%) Magento
3 1 (0.083%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.083%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.083%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.083%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 154 (12.72%) SaaS
2 24 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (1.98%) PaaS
3 13 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (0.91%) IaaS
5 8 (0.66%) Google Analytics
5 8 (0.66%) Office 365
6 6 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 4 (0.33%) Azure Data Factory
8 3 (0.25%) Adobe Analytics
8 3 (0.25%) Google Play
8 3 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (0.17%) Google Tag Manager
9 2 (0.17%) Trello
10 1 (0.083%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.083%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.083%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.083%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.083%) GitHub
10 1 (0.083%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 31 (2.56%) Internet
2 18 (1.49%) Broadband
3 11 (0.91%) 4G
4 10 (0.83%) Intranet
5 9 (0.74%) Ethernet
5 9 (0.74%) VoLTE
6 8 (0.66%) 3G
6 8 (0.66%) Extranet
7 7 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (0.50%) Multicast
8 6 (0.50%) Unicast
8 6 (0.50%) VoIP
8 6 (0.50%) Wireless
9 5 (0.41%) 5G
10 4 (0.33%) 2G
10 4 (0.33%) MPLS
10 4 (0.33%) Skype
10 4 (0.33%) Unified Communications
11 3 (0.25%) Software-Defined Networking
11 3 (0.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (2.97%) Big Data
2 23 (1.90%) Oracle Database
3 22 (1.82%) SQL Server
4 16 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (1.24%) Power BI
6 8 (0.66%) Hadoop
7 4 (0.33%) Mixpanel
8 3 (0.25%) Apache Hive
8 3 (0.25%) Blockchain
8 3 (0.25%) Endeca
8 3 (0.25%) Impala
8 3 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.17%) Cloudera CDH
9 2 (0.17%) Looker
9 2 (0.17%) QlikView
10 1 (0.083%) HBase
10 1 (0.083%) MySQL
10 1 (0.083%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.083%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.083%) Presto
Development Applications
1 39 (3.22%) JIRA
2 8 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.50%) Axure RP
3 6 (0.50%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.41%) Cucumber
4 5 (0.41%) LINQPad
5 4 (0.33%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.33%) Subversion
6 3 (0.25%) YouTrack
7 2 (0.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.083%) GitLab
8 1 (0.083%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 407 (33.61%) Finance
2 396 (32.70%) Marketing
3 186 (15.36%) Banking
4 123 (10.16%) Retail
5 105 (8.67%) Retail Banking
6 104 (8.59%) Investment Banking
7 87 (7.18%) Telecoms
8 63 (5.20%) Back Office
9 50 (4.13%) Legal
10 45 (3.72%) Games
11 34 (2.81%) Manufacturing
12 33 (2.73%) Electronics
13 22 (1.82%) Publishing
14 13 (1.07%) Advertising
15 11 (0.91%) Automotive
15 11 (0.91%) International Banking
16 10 (0.83%) Financial Institution
17 8 (0.66%) Law
18 7 (0.58%) Billing
19 5 (0.41%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (1.90%) CSS
1 23 (1.90%) HTML
2 17 (1.40%) .NET
2 17 (1.40%) Web Services
3 9 (0.74%) Gherkin
4 6 (0.50%) HEVC
4 6 (0.50%) Microsoft Graph
4 6 (0.50%) REST
5 5 (0.41%) jQuery
5 5 (0.41%) LINQ
5 5 (0.41%) SOAP
6 3 (0.25%) AngularJS
6 3 (0.25%) LAMP
6 3 (0.25%) SAP Fiori
7 2 (0.17%) LESS
7 2 (0.17%) Middleware
7 2 (0.17%) Node.js
7 2 (0.17%) React
7 2 (0.17%) Sass
8 1 (0.083%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 257 (21.22%) User Experience
2 175 (14.45%) Analytical Skills
3 72 (5.95%) Mobile App
4 63 (5.20%) Fintech
5 60 (4.95%) Computer Science
6 39 (3.22%) Mainframe
6 39 (3.22%) Pricing Data
6 39 (3.22%) Reference Data
7 31 (2.56%) Social Media
8 21 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
9 19 (1.57%) Virtual Team
10 14 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
11 12 (0.99%) Analytical Mindset
12 11 (0.91%) Management Information System
12 11 (0.91%) NHS
13 10 (0.83%) Data Centre
13 10 (0.83%) SWIFT
14 8 (0.66%) Digital Media
14 8 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 8 (0.66%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 20 (1.65%) Windows
2 16 (1.32%) Linux
3 15 (1.24%) Android
4 13 (1.07%) Apple iOS
5 6 (0.50%) Windows Server
6 5 (0.41%) VMS
7 3 (0.25%) Unix
7 3 (0.25%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.25%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.25%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.083%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 607 (50.12%) Product Management
2 530 (43.77%) Agile Software Development
3 203 (16.76%) Analytics
4 174 (14.37%) Scrum
5 146 (12.06%) E-Commerce
6 116 (9.58%) Project Management
7 114 (9.41%) Asset Management
8 110 (9.08%) Product Marketing
9 108 (8.92%) B2B
10 105 (8.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 104 (8.59%) Wealth Management
12 103 (8.51%) User Stories
13 69 (5.70%) Data Management
14 65 (5.37%) Service Management
15 60 (4.95%) Business Intelligence
15 60 (4.95%) SDLC
16 57 (4.71%) Kanban
17 55 (4.54%) Continuous Improvement
18 54 (4.46%) ITSM
18 54 (4.46%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 44 (3.63%) SQL
2 33 (2.73%) Java
3 17 (1.40%) C#
3 17 (1.40%) JavaScript
4 8 (0.66%) PHP
5 7 (0.58%) C
5 7 (0.58%) T-SQL
6 6 (0.50%) R
7 5 (0.41%) PowerShell
7 5 (0.41%) Python
8 3 (0.25%) C++
8 3 (0.25%) VBA
9 1 (0.083%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.083%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.083%) Perl
9 1 (0.083%) Ruby
9 1 (0.083%) Scala
Qualifications
1 186 (15.36%) Degree
2 28 (2.31%) MBA
3 17 (1.40%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (0.58%) Security Cleared
5 6 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.17%) CISM
7 2 (0.17%) CISSP
7 2 (0.17%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.17%) PMP
8 1 (0.083%) APMG
8 1 (0.083%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.083%) HND
8 1 (0.083%) ICAEW
8 1 (0.083%) ISACA
8 1 (0.083%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.083%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.083%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (3.30%) Data Quality
2 39 (3.22%) QA
3 20 (1.65%) SLA
4 13 (1.07%) EMIR
5 6 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
6 5 (0.41%) MiFID
7 3 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.25%) PMO
7 3 (0.25%) PSD2
8 1 (0.083%) GDPR
8 1 (0.083%) HL7
8 1 (0.083%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.083%) SEPA
8 1 (0.083%) TARGET2
System Software
1 1 (0.083%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.083%) Docker
1 1 (0.083%) Firmware
1 1 (0.083%) KVM
1 1 (0.083%) Terminal Services
1 1 (0.083%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (0.083%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (0.41%) Kibana
2 4 (0.33%) Terraform
3 3 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.17%) Oozie
4 2 (0.17%) Packer
5 1 (0.083%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.083%) Puppet
Vendors
1 56 (4.62%) Microsoft
1 56 (4.62%) SAP
2 28 (2.31%) Oracle
3 16 (1.32%) Google
4 14 (1.16%) Adobe
5 13 (1.07%) ServiceNow
5 13 (1.07%) Tableau
6 11 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (0.83%) Apple
8 7 (0.58%) Sitecore
9 6 (0.50%) Capita
10 5 (0.41%) MicroStrategy
10 5 (0.41%) Nintex
11 4 (0.33%) Adyen
11 4 (0.33%) Ariba
11 4 (0.33%) Cisco
11 4 (0.33%) Pardot
12 3 (0.25%) ATG
12 3 (0.25%) Atlassian
12 3 (0.25%) Omniture