The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Product Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Product Management over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Product Management
North West / Manchester
Rank 172 160 165
Rank change year-on-year -12 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 33 20 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.85% 0.60% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.67% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 33 20 18
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +10.52% +7.95%  

Product Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3557 3001 3273
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 91.49% 89.96% 88.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2989 2481 2698
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Product Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Product Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Product Management in Manchester

Product Management
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Product Management in Manchester

Product Management
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Product Management in Manchester over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Product Management in Manchester

Product Management
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Product Management within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheadle - 2 £27,500 - 1
Bolton -14 1 £35,000 +59.09%
Product Management
North West

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Product Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Product Management.

1 36 (55.38%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (32.31%) Windows
3 19 (29.23%) Microsoft
3 19 (29.23%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (26.15%) MS Excel
5 16 (24.62%) Marketing
5 16 (24.62%) Degree
6 14 (21.54%) JIRA
7 13 (20.00%) QA
8 12 (18.46%) Software Engineering
8 12 (18.46%) Test Scripting
8 12 (18.46%) iPad
9 11 (16.92%) Test Management
9 11 (16.92%) HP Quality Center
9 11 (16.92%) ISEB
9 11 (16.92%) Linux
10 10 (15.38%) UML
10 10 (15.38%) C#
10 10 (15.38%) .NET
10 10 (15.38%) Finance
10 10 (15.38%) Computer Science
10 10 (15.38%) Analytics
11 9 (13.85%) BPMN
12 8 (12.31%) Web Services
12 8 (12.31%) XML
12 8 (12.31%) E-Commerce
12 8 (12.31%) Scrum
12 8 (12.31%) Relational Database
13 7 (10.77%) Microsoft Azure
13 7 (10.77%) Time Management

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 5 (7.69%) Apache
2 2 (3.08%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.54%) Confluence
Applications
1 17 (26.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) Ethernet
1 6 (9.23%) RS-232
1 6 (9.23%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.15%) SAN
3 2 (3.08%) HTTP
3 2 (3.08%) IMAP
3 2 (3.08%) SMTP
3 2 (3.08%) SS7
4 1 (1.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) Relational Database
2 6 (9.23%) RDBMS
2 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.23%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (9.23%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (7.69%) MySQL
4 4 (6.15%) Big Data
5 2 (3.08%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.54%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.54%) Redis
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (21.54%) JIRA
2 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Blend
2 6 (9.23%) MSI
2 6 (9.23%) MSTest
2 6 (9.23%) NuGet
2 6 (9.23%) NUnit
2 6 (9.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (9.23%) Visual Studio
2 6 (9.23%) WiX
3 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.08%) JUnit
3 2 (3.08%) Subversion
3 2 (3.08%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (24.62%) Marketing
2 10 (15.38%) Finance
3 3 (4.62%) Legal
4 2 (3.08%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.08%) Automotive
4 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.54%) Back Office
5 1 (1.54%) Games
5 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (29.23%) Product Manager
2 16 (24.62%) Analyst
3 15 (23.08%) Business Analyst
4 10 (15.38%) QA Engineer
5 9 (13.85%) Developer
6 7 (10.77%) Tester
7 6 (9.23%) .NET Developer
7 6 (9.23%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (9.23%) C# Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Mobile Product Manager
8 5 (7.69%) QA Tester
8 5 (7.69%) Quality Engineer
8 5 (7.69%) Software Manager
8 5 (7.69%) Web Manager
9 4 (6.15%) Development Manager
9 4 (6.15%) Senior QA Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Senior QA Tester
9 4 (6.15%) Senior Tester
9 4 (6.15%) Technical Manager
9 4 (6.15%) Technical Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.38%) .NET
2 8 (12.31%) Web Services
2 8 (12.31%) XML
3 6 (9.23%) .NET Compact Framework
3 6 (9.23%) .NET Framework
3 6 (9.23%) COM
3 6 (9.23%) Entity Framework
3 6 (9.23%) Lambda Expressions
3 6 (9.23%) LINQ
3 6 (9.23%) LINQ to SQL
3 6 (9.23%) NHibernate
3 6 (9.23%) Silverlight
3 6 (9.23%) Unity DI Container
3 6 (9.23%) WCF
3 6 (9.23%) WPF
3 6 (9.23%) XSD
4 4 (6.15%) LAMP
5 2 (3.08%) CSS
5 2 (3.08%) JSON
5 2 (3.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (29.23%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (18.46%) iPad
3 10 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 7 (10.77%) User Experience
5 6 (9.23%) Data Structures
5 6 (9.23%) Industrial Internet of Things
5 6 (9.23%) Internet of Things
6 5 (7.69%) Cyber Attack
7 4 (6.15%) Data Centre
8 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (3.08%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (1.54%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (32.31%) Windows
2 11 (16.92%) Linux
3 7 (10.77%) Windows Server
4 6 (9.23%) Mac OS
4 6 (9.23%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 5 (7.69%) Android
5 5 (7.69%) Apple iOS
6 4 (6.15%) CentOS
6 4 (6.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.62%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (55.38%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (18.46%) Software Engineering
2 12 (18.46%) Test Scripting
3 11 (16.92%) Test Management
4 10 (15.38%) Analytics
4 10 (15.38%) UML
5 9 (13.85%) BPMN
6 8 (12.31%) E-Commerce
6 8 (12.31%) Scrum
7 7 (10.77%) Time Management
8 6 (9.23%) Concurrent Programming
8 6 (9.23%) Dependency Injection
8 6 (9.23%) Inversion of Control
8 6 (9.23%) Kanban
8 6 (9.23%) Multithreading
8 6 (9.23%) MVVM
8 6 (9.23%) Physics
8 6 (9.23%) TDD
8 6 (9.23%) Unit Testing
8 6 (9.23%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.38%) C#
2 7 (10.77%) Java
3 6 (9.23%) C
3 6 (9.23%) C++
3 6 (9.23%) SQL
3 6 (9.23%) XAML
4 4 (6.15%) Bash Shell
4 4 (6.15%) Perl
5 3 (4.62%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.08%) Python
6 2 (3.08%) Ruby
6 2 (3.08%) Scala
7 1 (1.54%) Erlang
7 1 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (24.62%) Degree
2 11 (16.92%) ISEB
3 3 (4.62%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.62%) MCSE
3 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Docker
1 2 (3.08%) VirtualBox
1 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (16.92%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.08%) Packer
2 2 (3.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (29.23%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.23%) VMware
3 4 (6.15%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.54%) Zend
Cheadle, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago