Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Product Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East 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
England > South East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 408 365 466
Rank change year-on-year -43 +101 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Manager 148 235 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.48% 0.67% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.69% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 119 170 167
South East median annual salary £55,000 £59,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.78% +7.27% -8.71%
10th Percentile £37,350 £37,000 £37,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £69,550
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29734 34034 41244
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.59% 96.98% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 24799 28533 34421
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

Product Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Product Manager in the South East

Product Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Product Manager in the South East

Product Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

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

Salary histogram for Product Manager in the South East

Product Manager
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Product Manager within the South East 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
Thames Valley -44 77 £60,000 - 6
Berkshire -13 59 £60,000 - 3
Hampshire +24 29 £53,750 +7.50% 3
Surrey +14 27 £55,000 - 1
Oxfordshire -6 14 £45,000 -21.74% 2
East Sussex -12 8 £55,000 -8.33%
Buckinghamshire -1 6 £40,000 -30.43% 1
Kent +18 5 £60,000 -
West Sussex -9 3 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Middlesex - 1 - - 1
Product Manager
England

Product Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

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 South East region featuring Product Manager in the job title.

1 78 (52.70%) Product Management
2 56 (37.84%) Marketing
3 48 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (23.65%) Finance
5 24 (16.22%) Degree
6 22 (14.86%) SaaS
7 19 (12.84%) Product Marketing
7 19 (12.84%) Telecoms
8 18 (12.16%) E-Commerce
8 18 (12.16%) User Stories
9 17 (11.49%) User Experience
10 15 (10.14%) Project Management
11 13 (8.78%) Analytics
11 13 (8.78%) QA
12 12 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (8.11%) B2B
13 11 (7.43%) PLM
13 11 (7.43%) Market Research
14 10 (6.76%) Wireframes
15 9 (6.08%) Mobile App
15 9 (6.08%) Legal
15 9 (6.08%) Windows
15 9 (6.08%) SQL Server
16 8 (5.41%) Scrum
16 8 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
16 8 (5.41%) Retail
16 8 (5.41%) DevOps
16 8 (5.41%) Pricing Strategy
17 7 (4.73%) Computer Science
17 7 (4.73%) Service Management

Product Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (3.38%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.35%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.35%) Confluence
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon Alexa
3 1 (0.68%) CMS
3 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 22 (14.86%) SaaS
2 5 (3.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.35%) IaaS
4 1 (0.68%) GitHub
4 1 (0.68%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.05%) Internet
2 4 (2.70%) Broadband
3 3 (2.03%) 4G
3 3 (2.03%) Ethernet
3 3 (2.03%) VoLTE
3 3 (2.03%) VoWiFi
4 1 (0.68%) Firewall
4 1 (0.68%) LAN
4 1 (0.68%) Network Security
4 1 (0.68%) PBX
4 1 (0.68%) SMS
4 1 (0.68%) VoIP
4 1 (0.68%) VPN
4 1 (0.68%) WAN
4 1 (0.68%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.03%) Big Data
3 2 (1.35%) Apache Hive
3 2 (1.35%) Cloudera CDH
3 2 (1.35%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.35%) Impala
4 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.68%) Pentaho
4 1 (0.68%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 5 (3.38%) LINQPad
2 4 (2.70%) JIRA
3 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.68%) GitLab
3 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.68%) Subversion
3 1 (0.68%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.68%) YouTrack
General
1 56 (37.84%) Marketing
2 35 (23.65%) Finance
3 19 (12.84%) Telecoms
4 9 (6.08%) Legal
5 8 (5.41%) Retail
6 4 (2.70%) Banking
6 4 (2.70%) Electronics
7 3 (2.03%) Automotive
7 3 (2.03%) Billing
7 3 (2.03%) Local Government
8 2 (1.35%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.35%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.68%) Law
9 1 (0.68%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.38%) LINQ
2 3 (2.03%) CSS
2 3 (2.03%) HTML
2 3 (2.03%) Web Services
3 1 (0.68%) .NET
3 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.68%) CSS3
3 1 (0.68%) HTML5
3 1 (0.68%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.49%) User Experience
2 12 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.08%) Mobile App
4 7 (4.73%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.05%) Data Centre
6 5 (3.38%) Blog
6 5 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.38%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (3.38%) Replication
7 4 (2.70%) SWIFT
8 3 (2.03%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.35%) Fintech
10 1 (0.68%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.68%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.68%) EPoS
10 1 (0.68%) FMCG
10 1 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.68%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.08%) Windows
2 7 (4.73%) Linux
3 6 (4.05%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.38%) Android
5 1 (0.68%) Solaris
5 1 (0.68%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (52.70%) Product Management
2 48 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (12.84%) Product Marketing
4 18 (12.16%) E-Commerce
4 18 (12.16%) User Stories
5 15 (10.14%) Project Management
6 13 (8.78%) Analytics
7 12 (8.11%) B2B
8 11 (7.43%) Market Research
8 11 (7.43%) PLM
9 10 (6.76%) Wireframes
10 8 (5.41%) DevOps
10 8 (5.41%) Pricing Strategy
10 8 (5.41%) Scrum
10 8 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (4.73%) ITIL
11 7 (4.73%) Service Management
12 6 (4.05%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (3.38%) PRINCE2
13 5 (3.38%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.73%) C#
2 6 (4.05%) SQL
3 5 (3.38%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.03%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.35%) Java
6 1 (0.68%) C
6 1 (0.68%) C++
6 1 (0.68%) Embedded C
6 1 (0.68%) Embedded C++
6 1 (0.68%) Perl
6 1 (0.68%) Python
6 1 (0.68%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (16.22%) Degree
2 4 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (2.03%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.35%) MBA
5 1 (0.68%) APMG
5 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.68%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.78%) QA
2 6 (4.05%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Terminal Services
1 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.38%) Kibana
2 2 (1.35%) Oozie
Vendors
1 5 (3.38%) Apple
1 5 (3.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.03%) Atlassian
3 2 (1.35%) Capita
3 2 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.68%) Ab Initio
4 1 (0.68%) Cisco
4 1 (0.68%) Citrix
4 1 (0.68%) Conga
4 1 (0.68%) CyberSource
4 1 (0.68%) EMC
4 1 (0.68%) Google
4 1 (0.68%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.68%) SAP
4 1 (0.68%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.68%) Talend
4 1 (0.68%) VMware