Period
to 21 October 2018

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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Product Management
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 213 240 199
Rank change year-on-year +27 -41 -5
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 67 48 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.93% 0.62% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.67% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 39 40 64
Manchester median annual salary £57,500 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.75% +8.11% -6.33%
10th Percentile £40,000 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £94,500 £66,250 £76,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £46,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.70% +23.33% -5.06%

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 6,557 7,142 6,788
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 90.64% 92.02% 92.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5,402 5,904 5,803
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 October 2018.

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 October 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
Bolton +16 3 £60,000 -
Stockport +14 1 £50,000 +37.93% 1
Rochdale - 1 £39,000 -
Product Management
North West

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, 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 39 (58.21%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (37.31%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (37.31%) DevOps
3 18 (26.87%) Degree
4 16 (23.88%) Customer Requirements
5 15 (22.39%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (22.39%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (20.90%) Software Engineering
6 14 (20.90%) Linux
6 14 (20.90%) Python
6 14 (20.90%) Configuration Management
6 14 (20.90%) Law
6 14 (20.90%) Kubernetes
6 14 (20.90%) Ansible
6 14 (20.90%) Docker
6 14 (20.90%) Microsoft Azure
7 13 (19.40%) Jenkins
7 13 (19.40%) User Stories
7 13 (19.40%) OpenShift
7 13 (19.40%) Finance
7 13 (19.40%) Perl
8 12 (17.91%) Windows
8 12 (17.91%) Computer Science
8 12 (17.91%) Analytics
8 12 (17.91%) Google Cloud Platform
8 12 (17.91%) Decision-Making
9 11 (16.42%) Time Management
10 10 (14.93%) Siemens
10 10 (14.93%) Military
10 10 (14.93%) Internet of Things

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 5 (7.46%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (2.99%) CMS
3 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 25 (37.31%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (20.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (19.40%) OpenShift
4 12 (17.91%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (14.93%) PaaS
6 6 (8.96%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (2.99%) IaaS
8 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.45%) WAN
2 6 (8.96%) IP Telephony
2 6 (8.96%) LAN
2 6 (8.96%) Network Security
2 6 (8.96%) NGN
2 6 (8.96%) SAN
2 6 (8.96%) Wireless
2 6 (8.96%) WLAN
3 5 (7.46%) Firewall
3 5 (7.46%) Internet
4 3 (4.48%) Unified Communications
5 2 (2.99%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.46%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 13 (19.40%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.97%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.49%) JIRA
3 1 (1.49%) Selenium
General
1 14 (20.90%) Law
2 13 (19.40%) Finance
3 10 (14.93%) Military
4 9 (13.43%) Marketing
5 5 (7.46%) Telecoms
6 4 (5.97%) Electronics
6 4 (5.97%) Games
7 2 (2.99%) Automotive
8 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (29.85%) Product Manager
2 14 (20.90%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (16.42%) Architect
3 11 (16.42%) Senior DevOps
3 11 (16.42%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 11 (16.42%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (8.96%) Cisco Architect
4 6 (8.96%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (8.96%) Cisco Presales Consultant
4 6 (8.96%) Consultant
4 6 (8.96%) LAN Engineer
4 6 (8.96%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 6 (8.96%) Presales Consultant
4 6 (8.96%) Presales Solution Architect
4 6 (8.96%) Security Consultant
4 6 (8.96%) Security Presales Consultant
4 6 (8.96%) Security Solutions Architect
4 6 (8.96%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (8.96%) WAN Consultant
4 6 (8.96%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) .NET
1 1 (1.49%) AngularJS
1 1 (1.49%) CSS
1 1 (1.49%) CSS3
1 1 (1.49%) GreenSock GSAP
1 1 (1.49%) HTML
1 1 (1.49%) HTML5
1 1 (1.49%) jQuery
1 1 (1.49%) RESTful
1 1 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.39%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (17.91%) Computer Science
3 10 (14.93%) Industrial Internet of Things
3 10 (14.93%) Internet of Things
4 7 (10.45%) User Experience
5 5 (7.46%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (5.97%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.49%) Animation
8 1 (1.49%) Infotainment
8 1 (1.49%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.90%) Linux
2 12 (17.91%) Windows
3 1 (1.49%) Android
3 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (58.21%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (37.31%) DevOps
3 16 (23.88%) Customer Requirements
4 15 (22.39%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (20.90%) Configuration Management
5 14 (20.90%) Software Engineering
6 13 (19.40%) User Stories
7 12 (17.91%) Analytics
7 12 (17.91%) Decision-Making
8 11 (16.42%) Time Management
9 8 (11.94%) Presales
9 8 (11.94%) Wireframes
10 7 (10.45%) Software Architecture
10 7 (10.45%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (8.96%) Collaborative Working
11 6 (8.96%) Marketing Strategy
11 6 (8.96%) Matrix Organization
11 6 (8.96%) PQQ
11 6 (8.96%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.90%) Python
2 13 (19.40%) Perl
3 10 (14.93%) Go
4 7 (10.45%) Java
4 7 (10.45%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.46%) C++
5 5 (7.46%) Scala
6 2 (2.99%) C#
7 1 (1.49%) C
7 1 (1.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (26.87%) Degree
2 6 (8.96%) CCDP
2 6 (8.96%) CCNP
2 6 (8.96%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (7.46%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (5.97%) DV Cleared
4 4 (5.97%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.99%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) QA
System Software
1 14 (20.90%) Docker
2 6 (8.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (20.90%) Ansible
1 14 (20.90%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (14.93%) Siemens
2 9 (13.43%) Intapp
3 6 (8.96%) Cisco
3 6 (8.96%) Citrix
3 6 (8.96%) Fortinet
3 6 (8.96%) Juniper
3 6 (8.96%) NetApp
3 6 (8.96%) VMware
4 5 (7.46%) Tableau
5 4 (5.97%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.49%) IONA
6 1 (1.49%) Red Hat