The median annual salary for a Product Manager was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 25 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
England / North West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 245 207 225
Rank change year-on-year -38 +18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Manager 26 27 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.38% 0.49% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.50% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 23
Median salary £47,500 £39,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.25% -16.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £51,750 £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 the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6527 5416 6176
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.62% 97.74% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5334 4594 5041
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Product Manager in the North West

Product Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Product Manager in the North West

Product Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Product Manager in the North West over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Product Manager in the North West

Product Manager
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Product Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 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
Manchester -30 16 £47,500 +21.79% 3
Cheshire -27 6 £48,750 -22.00%
Lancashire - 3 - - 1
Product Manager
England

Product Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 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 North West region featuring Product Manager in the job title.

1 22 (53.66%) Marketing
2 19 (46.34%) Product Management
3 17 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (31.71%) Finance
5 12 (29.27%) User Experience
6 10 (24.39%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (19.51%) Retail
7 8 (19.51%) Java
8 7 (17.07%) .NET
8 7 (17.07%) E-Commerce
8 7 (17.07%) iPad
9 6 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (14.63%) Market Research
9 6 (14.63%) C#
9 6 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (12.20%) Scrum
10 5 (12.20%) Programme Management
10 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
10 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (12.20%) Customer Insight
10 5 (12.20%) Analytics
10 5 (12.20%) Degree
11 4 (9.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 4 (9.76%) Resource Management
11 4 (9.76%) Informatics
11 4 (9.76%) Use Case
11 4 (9.76%) Time Management
11 4 (9.76%) Health Informatics
11 4 (9.76%) Pricing Strategy
11 4 (9.76%) Line Management

Product Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (2.44%) CMS
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (2.44%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Lombardi
General
1 22 (53.66%) Marketing
2 13 (31.71%) Finance
3 8 (19.51%) Retail
4 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
5 4 (9.76%) Electronics
5 4 (9.76%) Manufacturing
6 3 (7.32%) Banking
6 3 (7.32%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (4.88%) Legal
7 2 (4.88%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) .NET
2 2 (4.88%) Velocity
3 1 (2.44%) HTML
3 1 (2.44%) jQuery
3 1 (2.44%) REST
3 1 (2.44%) Web Services
3 1 (2.44%) WSDL
3 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) User Experience
2 7 (17.07%) iPad
3 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.32%) Smart Meter
3 3 (7.32%) Virtual Team
4 2 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.88%) NHS
5 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.44%) Fintech
5 1 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.44%) iPhone
5 1 (2.44%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Android
1 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) Product Management
2 17 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (24.39%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (17.07%) E-Commerce
5 6 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (14.63%) Market Research
5 6 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (12.20%) Analytics
6 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (12.20%) Customer Insight
6 5 (12.20%) Programme Management
6 5 (12.20%) Scrum
7 4 (9.76%) CRM
7 4 (9.76%) Health Informatics
7 4 (9.76%) Informatics
7 4 (9.76%) Line Management
7 4 (9.76%) Pricing Strategy
7 4 (9.76%) Resource Management
7 4 (9.76%) Time Management
7 4 (9.76%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) Java
2 6 (14.63%) C#
3 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) MCSE
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.44%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) SAP
2 1 (2.44%) IBM
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle
2 1 (2.44%) Sitecore
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