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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Product Management
North West / Manchester
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 145 155
Rank change year-on-year -24 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 35 36 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.85% 1.03% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 1.14% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 31 27 22
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £25,525
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

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 3762 3148 3023
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 91.00% 90.23% 90.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3216 2700 2522
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 24 June 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 24 June 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
Stockport -18 5 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Cheadle -4 4 £27,500 -60.71%
Bolton - 3 - -
Product Management
North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 34 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (47.06%) Marketing
3 27 (39.71%) Microsoft
4 26 (38.24%) Degree
5 24 (35.29%) Software Engineering
5 24 (35.29%) Windows
5 24 (35.29%) Linux
6 23 (33.82%) C#
6 23 (33.82%) .NET
7 20 (29.41%) C
7 20 (29.41%) SQL
7 20 (29.41%) Physics
7 20 (29.41%) Relational Database
8 18 (26.47%) UML
8 18 (26.47%) Web Services
8 18 (26.47%) XML
8 18 (26.47%) Scrum
9 17 (25.00%) MVC
9 17 (25.00%) XAML
9 17 (25.00%) TDD
9 17 (25.00%) NUnit
9 17 (25.00%) .NET Framework
9 17 (25.00%) NHibernate
9 17 (25.00%) RDBMS
9 17 (25.00%) Ethernet
9 17 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 17 (25.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 17 (25.00%) MSI
9 17 (25.00%) XSD
9 17 (25.00%) OO

Product Management
Co-occurring 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 8 (11.76%) Apache
2 1 (1.47%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.47%) Confluence
2 1 (1.47%) Jupyter
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.94%) SaaS
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 17 (25.00%) RS-232
1 17 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (10.29%) SAN
3 2 (2.94%) VPN
4 1 (1.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (29.41%) Relational Database
2 17 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 17 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 17 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (11.76%) MySQL
4 3 (4.41%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.47%) Big Data
5 1 (1.47%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.47%) Redis
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.47%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 17 (25.00%) Microsoft Blend
1 17 (25.00%) MSI
1 17 (25.00%) MSTest
1 17 (25.00%) NuGet
1 17 (25.00%) NUnit
1 17 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 17 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 17 (25.00%) WiX
2 11 (16.18%) JIRA
3 1 (1.47%) JUnit
General
1 32 (47.06%) Marketing
2 10 (14.71%) Finance
3 3 (4.41%) Advertising
4 2 (2.94%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.94%) Back Office
4 2 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.47%) Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Games
5 1 (1.47%) Legal
5 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (26.47%) Developer
2 17 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 17 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 17 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 15 (22.06%) Product Manager
4 10 (14.71%) Analyst
5 9 (13.24%) QA Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) Business Analyst
7 6 (8.82%) Tester
8 5 (7.35%) Quality Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) Development Manager
9 4 (5.88%) QA Tester
9 4 (5.88%) Technical Manager
9 4 (5.88%) Technical Product Manager
10 3 (4.41%) Administrator
10 3 (4.41%) IT Analyst
10 3 (4.41%) Linux Administrator
10 3 (4.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 3 (4.41%) Product Development Manager
10 3 (4.41%) Technical Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (33.82%) .NET
2 18 (26.47%) Web Services
2 18 (26.47%) XML
3 17 (25.00%) .NET Compact Framework
3 17 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 17 (25.00%) COM
3 17 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 17 (25.00%) Lambda Expressions
3 17 (25.00%) LINQ
3 17 (25.00%) LINQ to SQL
3 17 (25.00%) NHibernate
3 17 (25.00%) Silverlight
3 17 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
3 17 (25.00%) WCF
3 17 (25.00%) WPF
3 17 (25.00%) XSD
4 7 (10.29%) LAMP
5 1 (1.47%) Ajax
5 1 (1.47%) CSS
5 1 (1.47%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 17 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
1 17 (25.00%) Industrial Internet of Things
1 17 (25.00%) Internet of Things
1 17 (25.00%) iPad
2 11 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (11.76%) User Experience
4 7 (10.29%) Data Centre
5 5 (7.35%) Computer Science
5 5 (7.35%) Cyber Attack
6 3 (4.41%) Algorithms
6 3 (4.41%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.94%) NHS
8 1 (1.47%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.47%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (35.29%) Linux
1 24 (35.29%) Windows
2 17 (25.00%) Mac OS
2 17 (25.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 7 (10.29%) CentOS
3 7 (10.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (7.35%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.47%) Android
5 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (35.29%) Software Engineering
3 20 (29.41%) Physics
4 18 (26.47%) Scrum
4 18 (26.47%) UML
5 17 (25.00%) Concurrent Programming
5 17 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
5 17 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
5 17 (25.00%) Kanban
5 17 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 17 (25.00%) MVC
5 17 (25.00%) MVVM
5 17 (25.00%) OO
5 17 (25.00%) OOD
5 17 (25.00%) RUP
5 17 (25.00%) TDD
5 17 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 17 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 11 (16.18%) E-Commerce
6 11 (16.18%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 23 (33.82%) C#
2 20 (29.41%) C
2 20 (29.41%) SQL
3 17 (25.00%) C++
3 17 (25.00%) XAML
4 8 (11.76%) Java
5 7 (10.29%) Bash Shell
5 7 (10.29%) Perl
6 4 (5.88%) Python
6 4 (5.88%) R
7 3 (4.41%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.47%) Erlang
8 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.47%) PHP
8 1 (1.47%) Scala
8 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (38.24%) Degree
2 10 (14.71%) ISEB
3 3 (4.41%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.41%) MCSE
3 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.41%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (22.06%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (14.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (39.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.76%) VMware
3 7 (10.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.47%) Citrix
4 1 (1.47%) Google
4 1 (1.47%) Zend
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