Period
to 14 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Product Manager was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

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

Product Manager
England > London
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 292 312 301
Rank change year-on-year +20 -11 +80
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Manager 736 806 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.09% 1.06% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 1.12% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 595 557 697
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £46,250 £44,700 £45,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,750 £87,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 64,422 71,804 72,962
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.38% 94.65% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 52,877 56,428 63,108
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,000 £33,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.40%

Product Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Product Manager in London

Product Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Product Manager in London

Product Manager
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Product Manager in London over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Product Manager in London

Product Manager
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Product Manager within the London region over the 6 months to 14 November 2018. 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
Central London +44 155 £65,000 +6.12% 18
West London +16 41 £60,000 -4.00% 9
North London +9 9 £65,000 +35.42%
South London +2 5 £62,500 -
East London +1 2 £65,000 +36.84% 3
Product Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, 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 London region featuring Product Manager in the job title.

1 388 (52.72%) Agile Software Development
2 351 (47.69%) Product Management
3 223 (30.30%) Marketing
4 183 (24.86%) Finance
5 173 (23.51%) User Experience
6 147 (19.97%) Analytical Skills
7 126 (17.12%) User Stories
8 117 (15.90%) Scrum
9 105 (14.27%) Analytics
10 96 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
11 89 (12.09%) Fintech
12 88 (11.96%) Problem-Solving
13 87 (11.82%) E-Commerce
14 82 (11.14%) Project Management
15 78 (10.60%) SaaS
16 70 (9.51%) B2C
17 69 (9.38%) B2B
18 68 (9.24%) Mobile App
19 61 (8.29%) Wireframes
20 59 (8.02%) Android
21 58 (7.88%) Degree
22 53 (7.20%) JIRA
22 53 (7.20%) Retail
23 49 (6.66%) Banking
24 48 (6.52%) Advertising
25 46 (6.25%) Apple iOS
25 46 (6.25%) Games
25 46 (6.25%) Google
26 43 (5.84%) Product Marketing
27 41 (5.57%) Acceptance Criteria

Product Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 24 (3.26%) CMS
2 11 (1.49%) Confluence
2 11 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (0.95%) WordPress
4 3 (0.41%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.14%) SAS
6 1 (0.14%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.14%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.14%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (1.90%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.68%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.14%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.14%) InVision
6 1 (0.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (1.09%) Postilion
2 6 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.54%) BASE24
3 4 (0.54%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.41%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.14%) Magento
5 1 (0.14%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 78 (10.60%) SaaS
2 24 (3.26%) Google Analytics
3 9 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.82%) Adobe Analytics
5 4 (0.54%) PaaS
6 3 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.41%) Office 365
6 3 (0.41%) Slack
6 3 (0.41%) Trello
7 2 (0.27%) Dropbox
7 2 (0.27%) IaaS
8 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.14%) Asana
8 1 (0.14%) GitHub
8 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.14%) Google Play
8 1 (0.14%) iPaaS
8 1 (0.14%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.14%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 34 (4.62%) Internet
2 7 (0.95%) Ethernet
2 7 (0.95%) VoIP
3 6 (0.82%) NFC
4 5 (0.68%) SMS
4 5 (0.68%) WAN
5 4 (0.54%) 5G
5 4 (0.54%) MPLS
6 3 (0.41%) Broadband
6 3 (0.41%) PBX
6 3 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.41%) Wireless
7 2 (0.27%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.27%) Value-Added Service
7 2 (0.27%) VSAT
8 1 (0.14%) ATM
8 1 (0.14%) FIX Connectivity
8 1 (0.14%) HTTP
8 1 (0.14%) Skype
8 1 (0.14%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (4.62%) Blockchain
2 30 (4.08%) Big Data
3 7 (0.95%) Power BI
4 5 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (0.68%) EDRMS
5 4 (0.54%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.41%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.27%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (0.27%) Apache Hive
7 2 (0.27%) Data Lake
7 2 (0.27%) Mixpanel
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.27%) Presto
8 1 (0.14%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.14%) MySQL
8 1 (0.14%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.14%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.14%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.14%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 53 (7.20%) JIRA
2 5 (0.68%) VersionOne
3 2 (0.27%) YouTrack
4 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 223 (30.30%) Marketing
2 183 (24.86%) Finance
3 53 (7.20%) Retail
4 49 (6.66%) Banking
5 48 (6.52%) Advertising
6 46 (6.25%) Games
7 39 (5.30%) Legal
8 32 (4.35%) Telecoms
9 15 (2.04%) German Language
10 14 (1.90%) Publishing
11 13 (1.77%) Italian Language
12 12 (1.63%) Law
13 11 (1.49%) Automotive
13 11 (1.49%) Financial Institution
13 11 (1.49%) Spanish Language
14 10 (1.36%) French Language
14 10 (1.36%) Manufacturing
15 8 (1.09%) Brand Awareness
15 8 (1.09%) Mandarin Language
16 7 (0.95%) Digital Economy
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.31%) HTML
2 13 (1.77%) HTML5
3 10 (1.36%) CSS
4 9 (1.22%) Velocity
5 8 (1.09%) Lucene
5 8 (1.09%) React
6 7 (0.95%) AngularJS
6 7 (0.95%) Web Services
7 6 (0.82%) FIX Protocol
8 5 (0.68%) RESTful
9 3 (0.41%) Natural Language Processing
9 3 (0.41%) XML
10 2 (0.27%) J2EE
10 2 (0.27%) Node.js
11 1 (0.14%) .NET
11 1 (0.14%) CSS3
11 1 (0.14%) JMS
11 1 (0.14%) JSON
11 1 (0.14%) WSDL
11 1 (0.14%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 173 (23.51%) User Experience
2 147 (19.97%) Analytical Skills
3 89 (12.09%) Fintech
4 68 (9.24%) Mobile App
5 23 (3.13%) Mobile Games
6 21 (2.85%) Self-Motivation
7 20 (2.72%) Social Gaming
8 19 (2.58%) Computer Science
8 19 (2.58%) Virtual Team
9 18 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (1.90%) Equities
11 13 (1.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 13 (1.77%) Social Media
12 11 (1.49%) Fixed Income
13 9 (1.22%) Digital Media
14 8 (1.09%) Management Information System
15 6 (0.82%) Minimum Viable Product
16 5 (0.68%) Marketing Technology
17 4 (0.54%) Greenfield Project
17 4 (0.54%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 59 (8.02%) Android
2 46 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 11 (1.49%) Linux
4 8 (1.09%) Windows
5 4 (0.54%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 388 (52.72%) Agile Software Development
2 351 (47.69%) Product Management
3 126 (17.12%) User Stories
4 117 (15.90%) Scrum
5 105 (14.27%) Analytics
6 96 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 88 (11.96%) Problem-Solving
8 87 (11.82%) E-Commerce
9 82 (11.14%) Project Management
10 70 (9.51%) B2C
11 69 (9.38%) B2B
12 61 (8.29%) Wireframes
13 43 (5.84%) Product Marketing
14 41 (5.57%) Acceptance Criteria
15 38 (5.16%) A/B Testing
16 36 (4.89%) Decision-Making
16 36 (4.89%) PLM
17 35 (4.76%) Kanban
17 35 (4.76%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
18 34 (4.62%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 22 (2.99%) SQL
2 19 (2.58%) JavaScript
3 6 (0.82%) C
3 6 (0.82%) Java
3 6 (0.82%) Python
4 4 (0.54%) Scala
5 3 (0.41%) R
6 2 (0.27%) VBA
7 1 (0.14%) C++
7 1 (0.14%) PHP
7 1 (0.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 58 (7.88%) Degree
2 12 (1.63%) MBA
3 5 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (0.54%) Master's Degree
5 3 (0.41%) CISSP
5 3 (0.41%) SANS
5 3 (0.41%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.27%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.27%) PhD
6 2 (0.27%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.27%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.14%) APMG
7 1 (0.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.67%) QA
2 10 (1.36%) PSD2
3 4 (0.54%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.41%) ISO 20022
4 3 (0.41%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.41%) SEPA
5 2 (0.27%) GDPR
6 1 (0.14%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.14%) Xen
Vendors
1 46 (6.25%) Google
2 26 (3.53%) Facebook
3 21 (2.85%) Microsoft
4 7 (0.95%) Adobe
4 7 (0.95%) Oracle
5 5 (0.68%) CA Agile Central
5 5 (0.68%) Omniture
5 5 (0.68%) Tableau
6 4 (0.54%) Optimizely
6 4 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.41%) SAP
7 3 (0.41%) WorldPay
8 2 (0.27%) Apple
8 2 (0.27%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.27%) Canon
8 2 (0.27%) Charles River
8 2 (0.27%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (0.27%) Reuters
8 2 (0.27%) Sun
9 1 (0.14%) JD Edwards