Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Product Manager was £63,250 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 283 281 355
Rank change year-on-year -2 +74 +92
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Manager 808 796 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.15% 1.13% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.18% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 590 647 694
London median annual salary £63,250 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.42% -7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £41,818
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% +9.09%

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 66,760 67,445 81,274
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.99% 95.90% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 54,474 57,719 69,470
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +3.77%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,494
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -5 127 £62,500 +8.70% 21
West London +17 45 £70,000 +27.27% 7
North London +14 13 £48,000 -12.73%
East London -7 2 £62,500 +92.31% 3
South London -11 1 - - 1
Product Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 401 (49.63%) Agile Software Development
2 398 (49.26%) Product Management
3 291 (36.01%) Finance
4 220 (27.23%) User Experience
5 215 (26.61%) Marketing
6 145 (17.95%) Scrum
7 143 (17.70%) Analytics
8 137 (16.96%) Banking
9 116 (14.36%) Analytical Skills
10 112 (13.86%) Degree
11 111 (13.74%) SaaS
12 102 (12.62%) User Stories
13 85 (10.52%) E-Commerce
14 78 (9.65%) Retail
15 76 (9.41%) Asset Management
15 76 (9.41%) Project Management
16 73 (9.03%) B2B
16 73 (9.03%) Investment Banking
17 71 (8.79%) Retail Banking
18 70 (8.66%) Wealth Management
19 66 (8.17%) Mobile App
20 61 (7.55%) Kanban
21 59 (7.30%) Stakeholder Management
22 51 (6.31%) Fintech
23 50 (6.19%) SDLC
24 48 (5.94%) Product Marketing
25 47 (5.82%) Telecoms
26 46 (5.69%) Business Analysis
26 46 (5.69%) Software Engineering
27 43 (5.32%) B2C

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 28 (3.47%) CMS
2 18 (2.23%) SharePoint
3 11 (1.36%) Documentum
4 6 (0.74%) Confluence
5 5 (0.62%) Drupal
6 4 (0.50%) Apache Spark
6 4 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.25%) Apache
8 1 (0.12%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.12%) IIS
8 1 (0.12%) JBoss
8 1 (0.12%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.12%) nginx
8 1 (0.12%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.12%) SAS
8 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (0.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (0.74%) InVision
2 6 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.62%) InfoPath
4 4 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.25%) Moqups
5 2 (0.25%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.25%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.50%) IntelliMatch
1 4 (0.50%) Temenos T24
2 3 (0.37%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.25%) Magento
3 2 (0.25%) Odoo
4 1 (0.12%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 111 (13.74%) SaaS
2 33 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (1.86%) IaaS
4 13 (1.61%) Office 365
5 10 (1.24%) PaaS
6 6 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 5 (0.62%) Azure Data Factory
7 5 (0.62%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.50%) Adobe Analytics
9 3 (0.37%) Google Play
9 3 (0.37%) SuccessFactors
10 2 (0.25%) Google Tag Manager
10 2 (0.25%) Trello
11 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.12%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.12%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.12%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.48%) Broadband
2 16 (1.98%) Internet
3 11 (1.36%) Intranet
4 8 (0.99%) Extranet
5 7 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (0.74%) Multicast
6 6 (0.74%) Unicast
6 6 (0.74%) VoLTE
7 5 (0.62%) 5G
8 4 (0.50%) 2G
8 4 (0.50%) 3G
8 4 (0.50%) 4G
8 4 (0.50%) VoIP
9 2 (0.25%) 3GPP
9 2 (0.25%) NFC
9 2 (0.25%) SMTP
9 2 (0.25%) Wireless
10 1 (0.12%) Firewall
10 1 (0.12%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.12%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (4.70%) Big Data
2 23 (2.85%) Oracle Database
3 11 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (1.24%) SQL Server
5 6 (0.74%) Hadoop
5 6 (0.74%) Power BI
6 4 (0.50%) Blockchain
7 3 (0.37%) Endeca
8 2 (0.25%) Looker
8 2 (0.25%) Mixpanel
8 2 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.25%) QlikView
8 2 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.12%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.12%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.12%) HBase
9 1 (0.12%) Impala
9 1 (0.12%) MySQL
9 1 (0.12%) Presto
9 1 (0.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (3.84%) JIRA
2 6 (0.74%) Axure RP
2 6 (0.74%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 6 (0.74%) YouTrack
3 5 (0.62%) Cucumber
4 3 (0.37%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.37%) Subversion
5 1 (0.12%) Selenium
5 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 291 (36.01%) Finance
2 215 (26.61%) Marketing
3 137 (16.96%) Banking
4 78 (9.65%) Retail
5 73 (9.03%) Investment Banking
6 71 (8.79%) Retail Banking
7 47 (5.82%) Telecoms
8 41 (5.07%) Games
9 33 (4.08%) Legal
10 25 (3.09%) Back Office
11 20 (2.48%) Advertising
11 20 (2.48%) Publishing
12 18 (2.23%) Electronics
13 13 (1.61%) International Banking
14 11 (1.36%) Law
15 8 (0.99%) Automotive
15 8 (0.99%) Manufacturing
16 5 (0.62%) Music Industry
17 3 (0.37%) Billing
17 3 (0.37%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (1.86%) HTML
2 14 (1.73%) CSS
3 11 (1.36%) .NET
4 8 (0.99%) Web Services
5 6 (0.74%) HEVC
5 6 (0.74%) Microsoft Graph
6 5 (0.62%) ASP.NET
6 5 (0.62%) Gherkin
6 5 (0.62%) jQuery
7 4 (0.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (0.37%) SAP Fiori
9 2 (0.25%) LAMP
9 2 (0.25%) REST
10 1 (0.12%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.12%) Java EE
10 1 (0.12%) Java SE
10 1 (0.12%) JSON
10 1 (0.12%) Middleware
10 1 (0.12%) Natural Language Processing
10 1 (0.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 220 (27.23%) User Experience
2 116 (14.36%) Analytical Skills
3 66 (8.17%) Mobile App
4 51 (6.31%) Fintech
5 43 (5.32%) Computer Science
6 18 (2.23%) Social Media
7 13 (1.61%) Digital Media
7 13 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (1.49%) Analytical Mindset
9 11 (1.36%) Virtual Team
10 10 (1.24%) Equities
11 9 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 9 (1.11%) NHS
12 7 (0.87%) Fixed Income
12 7 (0.87%) Mobile Games
12 7 (0.87%) Mobile Payment
13 6 (0.74%) Mainframe
13 6 (0.74%) Media Streaming
13 6 (0.74%) Pricing Data
13 6 (0.74%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 17 (2.10%) Android
1 17 (2.10%) Apple iOS
2 6 (0.74%) Linux
3 2 (0.25%) Windows
4 1 (0.12%) Unix
4 1 (0.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 401 (49.63%) Agile Software Development
2 398 (49.26%) Product Management
3 145 (17.95%) Scrum
4 143 (17.70%) Analytics
5 102 (12.62%) User Stories
6 85 (10.52%) E-Commerce
7 76 (9.41%) Asset Management
7 76 (9.41%) Project Management
8 73 (9.03%) B2B
9 70 (8.66%) Wealth Management
10 61 (7.55%) Kanban
11 59 (7.30%) Stakeholder Management
12 50 (6.19%) SDLC
13 48 (5.94%) Product Marketing
14 46 (5.69%) Business Analysis
14 46 (5.69%) Software Engineering
15 43 (5.32%) B2C
16 42 (5.20%) Acceptance Criteria
17 41 (5.07%) Collaborative Working
17 41 (5.07%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 38 (4.70%) Java
2 20 (2.48%) SQL
3 18 (2.23%) JavaScript
4 9 (1.11%) Ruby
5 7 (0.87%) C#
6 6 (0.74%) C
6 6 (0.74%) Python
7 5 (0.62%) PHP
8 3 (0.37%) C++
8 3 (0.37%) R
8 3 (0.37%) VBA
9 2 (0.25%) Scala
10 1 (0.12%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.12%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.12%) Perl
10 1 (0.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 112 (13.86%) Degree
2 26 (3.22%) MBA
3 7 (0.87%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (0.74%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.25%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.25%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.25%) PMP
7 1 (0.12%) CISM
7 1 (0.12%) CISSP
7 1 (0.12%) ICAEW
7 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (5.07%) Data Quality
2 40 (4.95%) QA
3 7 (0.87%) SLA
4 4 (0.50%) PSD2
5 3 (0.37%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.25%) EMIR
6 2 (0.25%) GDPR
7 1 (0.12%) PMO
7 1 (0.12%) SEPA
7 1 (0.12%) TARGET2
System Software
1 2 (0.25%) Docker
2 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.12%) Firmware
2 1 (0.12%) KVM
2 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.12%) Terraform
Vendors
1 34 (4.21%) SAP
2 31 (3.84%) Microsoft
3 26 (3.22%) Oracle
4 13 (1.61%) ServiceNow
5 12 (1.49%) Adobe
6 11 (1.36%) Google
7 7 (0.87%) Capita
7 7 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (0.74%) Tableau
9 5 (0.62%) MicroStrategy
9 5 (0.62%) Nintex
10 4 (0.50%) Adyen
10 4 (0.50%) Ariba
10 4 (0.50%) Blue Prism
10 4 (0.50%) Concur
10 4 (0.50%) IBM
10 4 (0.50%) Sitecore
10 4 (0.50%) Temenos
10 4 (0.50%) Xamarin
11 3 (0.37%) ATG