Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Product Management
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 240 240 231
Rank change year-on-year 0 -9 -32
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 46 50 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.68% 0.67% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.72% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 25 44 61
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% -2.22% +14.65%
10th Percentile £38,750 £31,625 £31,250
90th Percentile £102,000 £64,750 £76,000
North West median annual salary £46,903 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +4.23% +2.86% +9.38%

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 6,168 6,899 6,957
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 90.85% 92.87% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5,139 5,675 6,003
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £63,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £44,471 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +11.18% -

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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
Stockport +12 2 £52,500 +10.53% 2
Product Management
North West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT jobs citing Product Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Product Management.

1 33 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.78%) User Stories
3 12 (26.09%) Wireframes
4 10 (21.74%) DevOps
4 10 (21.74%) User Experience
4 10 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (21.74%) Degree
5 9 (19.57%) Python
5 9 (19.57%) Linux
5 9 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (19.57%) Kubernetes
6 8 (17.39%) Ansible
6 8 (17.39%) Docker
6 8 (17.39%) Customer Requirements
6 8 (17.39%) Configuration Management
6 8 (17.39%) Perl
6 8 (17.39%) Scrum
6 8 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (15.22%) Jenkins
7 7 (15.22%) Project Management
7 7 (15.22%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (15.22%) OpenShift
8 6 (13.04%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (13.04%) Windows
8 6 (13.04%) Finance
8 6 (13.04%) Law
8 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
8 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (13.04%) Waterfall
9 5 (10.87%) Go

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 (2.17%) Apache Airflow
1 1 (2.17%) CMS
1 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (15.22%) OpenShift
3 6 (13.04%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) Broadband
1 2 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.70%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (6.52%) JIRA
4 1 (2.17%) Axure RP
4 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.17%) Protractor
4 1 (2.17%) Selenium
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
1 6 (13.04%) Law
2 5 (10.87%) Electronics
3 4 (8.70%) Games
3 4 (8.70%) Marketing
4 2 (4.35%) French Language
4 2 (4.35%) German Language
4 2 (4.35%) Legal
4 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.17%) Automotive
5 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Product Manager
2 8 (17.39%) Analyst
2 8 (17.39%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (15.22%) Business Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Senior DevOps
4 6 (13.04%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Product Owner
6 3 (6.52%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (4.35%) Scrum Master
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Product Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Telecoms Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Chief Technology Officer
8 1 (2.17%) Delivery Manager
8 1 (2.17%) HTML Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.17%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) CSS
1 4 (8.70%) HTML
2 3 (6.52%) AngularJS
2 3 (6.52%) CSS3
2 3 (6.52%) GreenSock GSAP
2 3 (6.52%) HTML5
2 3 (6.52%) jQuery
2 3 (6.52%) RESTful
3 2 (4.35%) MEAN Stack
4 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) User Experience
2 9 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (15.22%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
5 3 (6.52%) Animation
5 3 (6.52%) Infotainment
6 2 (4.35%) BYOD
7 1 (2.17%) Fintech
7 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.57%) Linux
2 6 (13.04%) Windows
3 1 (2.17%) Android
3 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.78%) User Stories
3 12 (26.09%) Wireframes
4 10 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (21.74%) DevOps
5 8 (17.39%) Configuration Management
5 8 (17.39%) Customer Requirements
5 8 (17.39%) Scrum
6 7 (15.22%) Project Management
7 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
7 6 (13.04%) Waterfall
8 5 (10.87%) Business Analysis
8 5 (10.87%) Collaborative Working
8 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
8 5 (10.87%) Integration Testing
8 5 (10.87%) Kanban
9 4 (8.70%) Cyber Intelligence
9 4 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (8.70%) Service Design
9 4 (8.70%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.57%) Python
2 8 (17.39%) Perl
3 5 (10.87%) Go
3 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.17%) C
4 1 (2.17%) C#
4 1 (2.17%) Java
4 1 (2.17%) PHP
4 1 (2.17%) Scala
4 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (8.70%) DV Cleared
2 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) VCP5
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) Docker
2 1 (2.17%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (19.57%) Kubernetes
2 8 (17.39%) Ansible
3 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Atlassian
1 4 (8.70%) Intapp
2 1 (2.17%) EMC
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.17%) VMware