The median annual salary for a Product Manager was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 156 173
Rank change year-on-year -43 +17  
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Manager 16 25 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.38% 0.71% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.73% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 11
Median salary £47,500 £39,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.79% -17.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £49,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4120 3439 3202
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.84% 98.14% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3526 2957 2668
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Product Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured Product Manager in the job title.

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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 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
Bolton - 2 - -
Stockport -21 1 £47,500 +35.71%
Product Manager
North West

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 18 (62.07%) Marketing
2 15 (51.72%) Product Management
3 12 (41.38%) User Experience
4 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (34.48%) Digital Marketing
6 9 (31.03%) Finance
7 7 (24.14%) Retail
7 7 (24.14%) iPad
8 6 (20.69%) C#
8 6 (20.69%) Java
8 6 (20.69%) .NET
8 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
9 5 (17.24%) Customer Insight
9 5 (17.24%) Analytics
10 4 (13.79%) Informatics
10 4 (13.79%) Time Management
10 4 (13.79%) Degree
10 4 (13.79%) Resource Management
10 4 (13.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (13.79%) SAP
10 4 (13.79%) Programme Management
10 4 (13.79%) Electronics
10 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
10 4 (13.79%) Manufacturing
10 4 (13.79%) CRM
10 4 (13.79%) Health Informatics
11 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (10.34%) MCSE

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 (3.45%) CMS
1 1 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 18 (62.07%) Marketing
2 9 (31.03%) Finance
3 7 (24.14%) Retail
4 4 (13.79%) Electronics
4 4 (13.79%) Manufacturing
4 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
5 2 (6.90%) Banking
5 2 (6.90%) Legal
5 2 (6.90%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (6.90%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) .NET
2 2 (6.90%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) User Experience
2 7 (24.14%) iPad
3 2 (6.90%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) NHS
4 1 (3.45%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Android
1 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Product Management
2 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (34.48%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
5 5 (17.24%) Analytics
5 5 (17.24%) Customer Insight
6 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (13.79%) CRM
6 4 (13.79%) Health Informatics
6 4 (13.79%) Informatics
6 4 (13.79%) Programme Management
6 4 (13.79%) Resource Management
6 4 (13.79%) Time Management
7 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.90%) Market Research
8 2 (6.90%) Project Management
8 2 (6.90%) Scrum
8 2 (6.90%) Use Case
9 1 (3.45%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) C#
1 6 (20.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) MCSE
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) SAP
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Sitecore
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