Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Product Manager was £49,500 in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 6 months to 20 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 133 137
Rank change year-on-year +39 +4 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Manager 13 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.92% 0.19% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.19% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 7
South Wales median annual salary £49,500 £48,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.59% -12.27% +57.14%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,625 £35,587
90th Percentile £95,000 £60,750 £86,250
Wales median annual salary £49,500 £48,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +2.59% -12.27% +57.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales. 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 Wales
Permanent vacancies in South Wales with a recognized job title 1389 2101 2404
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.23% 97.99% 98.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1241 1881 2065
South Wales median annual salary £39,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.33% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,349 £55,250 £52,950
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

Product Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Product Manager in South Wales

Product Manager
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Product Manager in South Wales

Product Manager
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Product Manager in South Wales over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Product Manager in South Wales

Product Manager
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 20 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
Cardiff +41 10 £51,500 +8.42% 1
Newport +3 2 £51,500 -17.60% 2
Torfaen - 2 £45,000 -
Product Manager
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 Wales region featuring Product Manager in the job title.

1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Marketing
3 5 (38.46%) Scrum
4 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (30.77%) Product Management
5 3 (23.08%) Analytics
5 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
5 3 (23.08%) User Experience
5 3 (23.08%) Competitor Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Retail
6 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Google
6 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 2 (15.38%) B2C
6 2 (15.38%) Advertising
6 2 (15.38%) SDLC
6 2 (15.38%) Google Analytics
6 2 (15.38%) Wireframes
6 2 (15.38%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (15.38%) A/B Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Big Data
7 1 (7.69%) Customer Acquisition
7 1 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (7.69%) Multivariate Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Business Development
7 1 (7.69%) PaaS
7 1 (7.69%) User Stories
7 1 (7.69%) Fintech
7 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
7 1 (7.69%) Coaching

Product Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 (7.69%) MTS
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Google Analytics
2 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Big Data
General
1 7 (53.85%) Marketing
2 3 (23.08%) Retail
3 2 (15.38%) Advertising
4 1 (7.69%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
1 3 (23.08%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) Product Management
3 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) Analytics
4 3 (23.08%) Competitor Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) A/B Testing
5 2 (15.38%) B2C
5 2 (15.38%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 2 (15.38%) SDLC
5 2 (15.38%) Wireframes
6 1 (7.69%) Business Development
6 1 (7.69%) Coaching
6 1 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (7.69%) Customer Acquisition
6 1 (7.69%) Multivariate Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) User Stories
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Google