Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Product Specialist was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Product Specialist
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1111 1166 1223
Rank change year-on-year +55 +57 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Specialist 63 32 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.037% 0.018% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.019% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 38 22 59
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00% -25.00%
10th Percentile £32,125 £23,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £69,500 £69,500 £64,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -25.00%

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 162309 172056 197302
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.51% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 131276 145303 165484
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
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 Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Product Specialist in England

Product Specialist
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Product Specialist in England

Product Specialist
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Product Specialist in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Product Specialist in England

Product Specialist
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 Specialist within the England region over the 6 months to 21 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 +53 36 £50,000 -11.11% 4
South East +51 15 £39,000 -13.33% 2
North of England +21 12 £45,000 -25.00%
North West +6 6 £57,500 -4.17%
North East - 6 £45,000 -
Product Specialist
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Product Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 32 (50.79%) Finance
2 13 (20.63%) Retail
3 11 (17.46%) Wealth Management
3 11 (17.46%) Time Management
3 11 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (15.87%) Marketing
5 9 (14.29%) Middleware
5 9 (14.29%) Project Management
5 9 (14.29%) SQL
6 8 (12.70%) Oracle
6 8 (12.70%) E-Commerce
6 8 (12.70%) Temenos
6 8 (12.70%) Cognizant
6 8 (12.70%) Service Management
6 8 (12.70%) Financial Institution
6 8 (12.70%) Investment Banking
6 8 (12.70%) Banking
6 8 (12.70%) Temenos T24
6 8 (12.70%) Business Transformation
6 8 (12.70%) Integration Testing
6 8 (12.70%) User Experience
6 8 (12.70%) Data Centre
6 8 (12.70%) PMO
6 8 (12.70%) IT Strategy
7 7 (11.11%) Migration
8 6 (9.52%) Games
8 6 (9.52%) SOAP
8 6 (9.52%) XML
8 6 (9.52%) REST
8 6 (9.52%) Data Migration

Product Specialist 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 3 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (1.59%) Apache
2 1 (1.59%) JBoss
2 1 (1.59%) OpenEdge
2 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Temenos T24
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) SMS
2 3 (4.76%) WebEx
3 2 (3.17%) DNS
3 2 (3.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) GIS
2 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (3.17%) SQLPlus
4 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.59%) MySQL
General
1 32 (50.79%) Finance
2 13 (20.63%) Retail
3 10 (15.87%) Marketing
4 8 (12.70%) Banking
4 8 (12.70%) Financial Institution
4 8 (12.70%) Investment Banking
5 6 (9.52%) Games
6 5 (7.94%) Billing
7 4 (6.35%) Advertising
8 2 (3.17%) Legal
9 1 (1.59%) Electronics
9 1 (1.59%) Publishing
9 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.29%) Middleware
2 6 (9.52%) FIX Protocol
2 6 (9.52%) REST
2 6 (9.52%) SOAP
2 6 (9.52%) XML
3 4 (6.35%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (3.17%) .NET
4 2 (3.17%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.17%) jQuery
5 1 (1.59%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.59%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.70%) Data Centre
2 8 (12.70%) User Experience
3 5 (7.94%) Fintech
4 4 (6.35%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.17%) Driving Licence
6 2 (3.17%) LIMS
6 2 (3.17%) Tandem
7 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.59%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.59%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (1.59%) Podcast
7 1 (1.59%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) Linux
2 2 (3.17%) CentOS
2 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.59%) AIX
3 1 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.46%) Time Management
1 11 (17.46%) Wealth Management
2 9 (14.29%) Project Management
3 8 (12.70%) Business Transformation
3 8 (12.70%) E-Commerce
3 8 (12.70%) Integration Testing
3 8 (12.70%) IT Strategy
3 8 (12.70%) Service Management
4 7 (11.11%) Migration
5 6 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (9.52%) Data Migration
5 6 (9.52%) Information Management
6 5 (7.94%) Analytics
6 5 (7.94%) Data Management
6 5 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (6.35%) Data Analysis
7 4 (6.35%) PDM
7 4 (6.35%) Personalization
7 4 (6.35%) User Stories
8 3 (4.76%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (4.76%) Perl
3 2 (3.17%) PHP
3 2 (3.17%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.17%) Python
3 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) PMO
2 4 (6.35%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) BladeLogic
1 1 (1.59%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 8 (12.70%) Cognizant
1 8 (12.70%) Oracle
1 8 (12.70%) Temenos
2 3 (4.76%) AppDynamics
2 3 (4.76%) hybris
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.59%) LexisNexis
3 1 (1.59%) SAP
3 1 (1.59%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.59%) Splunk