Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Product Specialist was £50,000 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 Specialist
England > London
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 785 801 897
Rank change year-on-year +16 +96 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Specialist 45 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.064% 0.009% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.009% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 40 6 15
London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +32.53% -30.83%
10th Percentile £39,250 £37,500 £38,400
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £82,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +11.84% -17.84%

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 Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Product Specialist in London

Product Specialist
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Product Specialist in London

Product Specialist
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Product Specialist in London over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Product Specialist in London

Product Specialist
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 Specialist 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 - 11 £52,500 - 1
West London - 4 £32,500 - 2
North London - 2 £45,000 -
Product Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, Product Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 16 (35.56%) Degree
2 13 (28.89%) Finance
3 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (24.44%) SaaS
4 11 (24.44%) Marketing
5 10 (22.22%) Product Marketing
6 8 (17.78%) User Experience
6 8 (17.78%) REST
6 8 (17.78%) Games
6 8 (17.78%) SOAP
6 8 (17.78%) XML
7 7 (15.56%) Oracle
7 7 (15.56%) SQL
8 6 (13.33%) Advertising
8 6 (13.33%) Blog
8 6 (13.33%) Marketing Strategy
8 6 (13.33%) Market Research
8 6 (13.33%) Product Management
8 6 (13.33%) DevOps
8 6 (13.33%) Analytics
9 5 (11.11%) WebEx
9 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
9 5 (11.11%) Investment Management
9 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
9 5 (11.11%) Retail
9 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
9 5 (11.11%) SQLPlus
10 4 (8.89%) Project Management
10 4 (8.89%) Service Management
10 4 (8.89%) Financial Institution

Product Specialist 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 1 (2.22%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 11 (24.44%) SaaS
2 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) WebEx
2 3 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (2.22%) DNS
3 1 (2.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 5 (11.11%) SQLPlus
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
General
1 13 (28.89%) Finance
2 11 (24.44%) Marketing
3 8 (17.78%) Games
4 6 (13.33%) Advertising
5 5 (11.11%) Retail
6 4 (8.89%) Financial Institution
7 3 (6.67%) Billing
8 1 (2.22%) Banking
8 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
8 1 (2.22%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.78%) REST
1 8 (17.78%) SOAP
1 8 (17.78%) XML
2 4 (8.89%) Middleware
3 3 (6.67%) Web Services
4 2 (4.44%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.78%) User Experience
3 6 (13.33%) Blog
4 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 4 (8.89%) Data Centre
6 3 (6.67%) Credit Risk
7 2 (4.44%) Fintech
7 2 (4.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (4.44%) Tandem
8 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
8 1 (2.22%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (2.22%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) CentOS
1 1 (2.22%) Linux
1 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) Product Marketing
2 6 (13.33%) Analytics
2 6 (13.33%) DevOps
2 6 (13.33%) Market Research
2 6 (13.33%) Marketing Strategy
2 6 (13.33%) Product Management
3 5 (11.11%) Investment Management
4 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.89%) Data Analysis
4 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
4 4 (8.89%) IT Strategy
4 4 (8.89%) Personalization
4 4 (8.89%) Project Management
4 4 (8.89%) Service Management
5 3 (6.67%) Credit Risk Management
5 3 (6.67%) Migration
5 3 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 3 (6.67%) Software Testing
5 3 (6.67%) Usability Testing
6 2 (4.44%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.56%) SQL
2 3 (6.67%) VBA
3 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.22%) Perl
4 1 (2.22%) PHP
4 1 (2.22%) Python
4 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (35.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) PMO
2 3 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Oracle
2 1 (2.22%) Cognizant
2 1 (2.22%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.22%) Temenos