Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Product Management
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 254 206 189
Rank change year-on-year -48 -17 +79
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 47 77 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.59% 1.03% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 1.13% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 40 70 63
Manchester median annual salary £41,250 £37,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -8.54% -18.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £66,375 £76,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -8.54% -20.39%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7286 6809 6739
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 91.12% 91.15% 90.97%
Number of salaries quoted 6027 5837 5594
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,000 £63,750 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Product Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Product Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Cheadle -9 3 £26,500 -11.67%
Stockport -23 3 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Bolton -4 1 - -
Product Management
North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (38.30%) Marketing
3 15 (31.91%) Use Case
4 13 (27.66%) QA
4 13 (27.66%) Finance
5 12 (25.53%) Analytics
6 11 (23.40%) SDLC
7 10 (21.28%) Customer Insight
7 10 (21.28%) Degree
7 10 (21.28%) Project Management
8 9 (19.15%) Electronics
8 9 (19.15%) Digital Marketing
8 9 (19.15%) Mobile App
8 9 (19.15%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (17.02%) Hyper-V
9 8 (17.02%) Google Cloud Platform
9 8 (17.02%) VMware
9 8 (17.02%) Programme Management
9 8 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (17.02%) Google
9 8 (17.02%) Telecoms
9 8 (17.02%) Manufacturing
9 8 (17.02%) Validation
9 8 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (17.02%) Citrix
9 8 (17.02%) SAP
10 7 (14.89%) C
11 6 (12.77%) Web Services
11 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management

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 1 (2.13%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.13%) Jupyter
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.15%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (17.02%) Google Cloud Platform
2 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.26%) SaaS
4 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) Ethernet
1 3 (6.38%) RS-232
1 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.26%) VPN
3 1 (2.13%) Firewall
3 1 (2.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) RDBMS
1 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (4.26%) Big Data
3 1 (2.13%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Blend
1 3 (6.38%) MSI
1 3 (6.38%) MSTest
1 3 (6.38%) NuGet
1 3 (6.38%) NUnit
1 3 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
1 3 (6.38%) WiX
2 2 (4.26%) JIRA
2 2 (4.26%) Selenium
3 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.13%) JUnit
General
1 18 (38.30%) Marketing
2 13 (27.66%) Finance
3 9 (19.15%) Electronics
4 8 (17.02%) Manufacturing
4 8 (17.02%) Telecoms
5 6 (12.77%) Retail
6 2 (4.26%) Law
7 1 (2.13%) Back Office
7 1 (2.13%) Banking
7 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) Product Manager
2 18 (38.30%) Analyst
3 15 (31.91%) Business Analyst
4 9 (19.15%) Agile Business Analyst
4 9 (19.15%) Business Manager
4 9 (19.15%) Product Analyst
4 9 (19.15%) Product Business Analyst
4 9 (19.15%) Software Analyst
4 9 (19.15%) Software Product Analyst
4 9 (19.15%) Software Product Manager
5 8 (17.02%) Agile Development Manager
5 8 (17.02%) Business Development Analyst
5 8 (17.02%) Business Development Manager
5 8 (17.02%) Development Analyst
5 8 (17.02%) Development Manager
5 8 (17.02%) Product Development Manager
5 8 (17.02%) Software Development Analyst
5 8 (17.02%) Software Development Business Analyst
5 8 (17.02%) Software Development Manager
6 4 (8.51%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.77%) Web Services
2 4 (8.51%) XML
3 3 (6.38%) .NET
3 3 (6.38%) .NET Compact Framework
3 3 (6.38%) .NET Framework
3 3 (6.38%) COM
3 3 (6.38%) Entity Framework
3 3 (6.38%) Lambda Expressions
3 3 (6.38%) LINQ
3 3 (6.38%) LINQ to SQL
3 3 (6.38%) NHibernate
3 3 (6.38%) Silverlight
3 3 (6.38%) Unity DI Container
3 3 (6.38%) WCF
3 3 (6.38%) WPF
3 3 (6.38%) XSD
4 1 (2.13%) CoreNLP
4 1 (2.13%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (2.13%) RESTful
4 1 (2.13%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Mobile App
2 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.38%) Data Structures
3 3 (6.38%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (6.38%) Industrial Internet of Things
3 3 (6.38%) Internet of Things
4 1 (2.13%) Home Automation
4 1 (2.13%) iPad
4 1 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.13%) Optoelectronics
4 1 (2.13%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.13%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) Linux
1 3 (6.38%) Mac OS
1 3 (6.38%) Windows
1 3 (6.38%) Windows Embedded Compact
2 2 (4.26%) Android
2 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (31.91%) Use Case
3 12 (25.53%) Analytics
4 11 (23.40%) SDLC
5 10 (21.28%) Customer Insight
5 10 (21.28%) Project Management
6 9 (19.15%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (17.02%) Programme Management
7 8 (17.02%) Validation
8 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
9 5 (10.64%) Test Automation
9 5 (10.64%) UML
10 4 (8.51%) Business Process Modelling
10 4 (8.51%) Customer Requirements
10 4 (8.51%) DevOps
10 4 (8.51%) Market Research
10 4 (8.51%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) C
2 4 (8.51%) SQL
3 3 (6.38%) C#
3 3 (6.38%) C++
3 3 (6.38%) XAML
4 2 (4.26%) Java
5 1 (2.13%) Python
5 1 (2.13%) R
5 1 (2.13%) Scala
5 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (21.28%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (27.66%) QA
System Software
1 8 (17.02%) Hyper-V
1 8 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Citrix
1 8 (17.02%) Google
1 8 (17.02%) SAP
1 8 (17.02%) VMware
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.13%) iManage
3 1 (2.13%) LexisNexis