The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Product Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Product Management over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Product Management
England / South West
Rank 178 213 185
Rank change year-on-year +35 -28  
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 51 39 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.02% 0.67% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 0.75% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 47 39 54
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.52% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £39,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +10.52% +7.95%  

Product Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4521 5187 5224
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.17% 88.91% 87.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3729 4227 4353
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,804 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Product Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Product Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Product Management in the South West

Product Management
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Product Management in the South West

Product Management
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Product Management in the South West over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Product Management in the South West

Product Management
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Product Management within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Devon +24 26 £47,500 +46.15% 5
Bristol -6 6 £72,500 +48.71% 3
Gloucestershire - 6 £50,000 -
Dorset +27 5 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Wiltshire +12 4 £70,000 +47.36% 2
Somerset -8 4 £72,000 +69.41%
Product Management
England

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Product Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Product Management.

1 56 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (45.74%) Scrum
3 32 (34.04%) C#
4 31 (32.98%) ISO 9001
5 29 (30.85%) ISO 14001
6 27 (28.72%) Use Case
7 26 (27.66%) BDD
7 26 (27.66%) TDD
8 24 (25.53%) Electronics
9 22 (23.40%) Degree
10 21 (22.34%) Marketing
10 21 (22.34%) NoSQL
10 21 (22.34%) Analytics
10 21 (22.34%) Firmware
11 20 (21.28%) Internet
11 20 (21.28%) SQL
11 20 (21.28%) Internet of Things
11 20 (21.28%) Prototyping
12 19 (20.21%) User Stories
12 19 (20.21%) Kanban
12 19 (20.21%) C
12 19 (20.21%) Finance
13 18 (19.15%) Web Services
13 18 (19.15%) Data Analytics
13 18 (19.15%) MongoDB
14 17 (18.09%) Web Application Development
14 17 (18.09%) Machine Learning
14 17 (18.09%) Mobile App
14 17 (18.09%) Front End Development
14 17 (18.09%) Project Management

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 4 (4.26%) OpenStack
2 3 (3.19%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.06%) SAS
3 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.06%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.32%) IaaS
2 5 (5.32%) PaaS
3 3 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.28%) Internet
2 2 (2.13%) LTE
2 2 (2.13%) TETRA
3 1 (1.06%) 3GPP
3 1 (1.06%) 4G
3 1 (1.06%) Broadband
3 1 (1.06%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.34%) NoSQL
2 18 (19.15%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.06%) Base SAS
3 1 (1.06%) Big Data
3 1 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.06%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (1.06%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (1.06%) SAS Visual Analytics
3 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (2.13%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.13%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (1.06%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.06%) JUnit
2 1 (1.06%) Maven
2 1 (1.06%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.06%) TestNG
General
1 24 (25.53%) Electronics
2 21 (22.34%) Marketing
3 19 (20.21%) Finance
4 7 (7.45%) Advertising
5 6 (6.38%) Telecoms
6 4 (4.26%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (3.19%) Games
7 3 (3.19%) Publishing
7 3 (3.19%) Retail
8 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.06%) Military
Job Titles
1 31 (32.98%) Product Manager
2 21 (22.34%) Developer
3 16 (17.02%) Senior Developer
4 15 (15.96%) Analyst
5 14 (14.89%) Software Product Manager
6 13 (13.83%) Software Manager
7 10 (10.64%) Business Analyst
8 9 (9.57%) C# Developer
9 8 (8.51%) Cloud Developer
9 8 (8.51%) IoT Developer
9 8 (8.51%) Senior C# Developer
10 6 (6.38%) Azure Developer
11 5 (5.32%) Agile Business Analyst
11 5 (5.32%) Development Team Leader
11 5 (5.32%) Head of Delivery
11 5 (5.32%) Head of Development
11 5 (5.32%) Product Owner
11 5 (5.32%) Software Development Team Leader
11 5 (5.32%) Software Team Leader
11 5 (5.32%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.15%) Web Services
2 9 (9.57%) .NET
3 5 (5.32%) HTML
3 5 (5.32%) HTML5
4 4 (4.26%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.06%) Java EE
5 1 (1.06%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.28%) Internet of Things
2 17 (18.09%) Mobile App
3 9 (9.57%) User Experience
4 8 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.26%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.26%) NHS
6 3 (3.19%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.13%) CAN bus
8 1 (1.06%) CESG
8 1 (1.06%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.06%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.06%) Digital TV
8 1 (1.06%) Home Automation
8 1 (1.06%) Smart Home
8 1 (1.06%) Smart Meter
8 1 (1.06%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.13%) Windows
2 1 (1.06%) Linux
2 1 (1.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (45.74%) Scrum
3 27 (28.72%) Use Case
4 26 (27.66%) BDD
4 26 (27.66%) TDD
5 21 (22.34%) Analytics
6 20 (21.28%) Prototyping
7 19 (20.21%) Kanban
7 19 (20.21%) User Stories
8 18 (19.15%) Data Analytics
9 17 (18.09%) Front End Development
9 17 (18.09%) Machine Learning
9 17 (18.09%) Project Management
9 17 (18.09%) Web Application Development
10 11 (11.70%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (11.70%) Waterfall
11 10 (10.64%) Business Analysis
11 10 (10.64%) PRINCE2
11 10 (10.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 9 (9.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 32 (34.04%) C#
2 20 (21.28%) SQL
3 19 (20.21%) C
4 14 (14.89%) Java
5 9 (9.57%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.26%) Apex Code
7 3 (3.19%) C++
8 1 (1.06%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.06%) Python
8 1 (1.06%) R
8 1 (1.06%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 22 (23.40%) Degree
2 5 (5.32%) ISEB
2 5 (5.32%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.06%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (32.98%) ISO 9001
2 29 (30.85%) ISO 14001
3 8 (8.51%) QA
4 2 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (22.34%) Firmware
2 2 (2.13%) vCloud
2 2 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.06%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 6 (6.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.26%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (4.26%) VMware
3 1 (1.06%) Citrix
3 1 (1.06%) Hortonworks
3 1 (1.06%) SAP
3 1 (1.06%) Teradata
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