Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Product Manager was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Product Manager
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 266 245 237
Rank change year-on-year -21 -8 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Manager 38 44 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.48% 0.59% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.60% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 29 38 36
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -10.53% +18.75%
10th Percentile £36,250 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,625 £70,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -14.29% +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7739 7309 7172
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.37% 97.44% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6429 6274 5976
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Product Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured Product Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Product Manager in Manchester

Product Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Product Manager in Manchester

Product Manager
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Product Manager in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Product Manager in Manchester

Product Manager
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 Manager within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 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
Stockport -12 3 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Product Manager
North West

Product Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Product Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Product Manager in the job title.

1 28 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (65.79%) Marketing
3 21 (55.26%) Analytics
4 19 (50.00%) Product Management
5 18 (47.37%) Digital Marketing
5 18 (47.37%) Finance
5 18 (47.37%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (47.37%) Electronics
5 18 (47.37%) Customer Insight
6 17 (44.74%) Telecoms
6 17 (44.74%) SAP
6 17 (44.74%) Manufacturing
6 17 (44.74%) Programme Management
7 15 (39.47%) Use Case
8 14 (36.84%) Retail
9 11 (28.95%) SDLC
10 6 (15.79%) Mobile App
11 5 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (13.16%) Degree
12 4 (10.53%) Strategic Planning
12 4 (10.53%) Project Management
12 4 (10.53%) User Experience
12 4 (10.53%) Market Research
12 4 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
13 3 (7.89%) Line Management
13 3 (7.89%) CRM
14 2 (5.26%) Data Analysis
14 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
14 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
14 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Office

Product Manager Skill Set
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 (2.63%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.63%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.63%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.63%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 25 (65.79%) Marketing
2 18 (47.37%) Electronics
2 18 (47.37%) Finance
3 17 (44.74%) Manufacturing
3 17 (44.74%) Telecoms
4 14 (36.84%) Retail
5 1 (2.63%) Automotive
5 1 (2.63%) Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Mobile App
2 4 (10.53%) User Experience
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.63%) Home Automation
3 1 (2.63%) iPhone
3 1 (2.63%) Optoelectronics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Android
1 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (55.26%) Analytics
3 19 (50.00%) Product Management
4 18 (47.37%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (47.37%) Customer Insight
4 18 (47.37%) Digital Marketing
5 17 (44.74%) Programme Management
6 15 (39.47%) Use Case
7 11 (28.95%) SDLC
8 5 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
9 4 (10.53%) Market Research
9 4 (10.53%) Project Management
9 4 (10.53%) Strategic Planning
10 3 (7.89%) CRM
10 3 (7.89%) Line Management
11 2 (5.26%) Data Analysis
11 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
11 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (5.26%) Visualisation
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) ISACA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) SAP
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft