Period
to 19 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Product Manager was £54,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 19 February 2019.

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 West
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 282 317 292
Rank change year-on-year +35 -25 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Manager 37 24 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.37% 0.24% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.24% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 35
South West median annual salary £54,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.81% +16.67% -28.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £33,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £107,500 £74,550
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% -0.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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 West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 9,718 9,876 9,975
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.28% 97.05% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 7,788 8,115 8,358
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -

Product Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Product Manager in the South West

Product Manager
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Product Manager in the South West

Product Manager
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Product Manager in the South West over the 6 months to 19 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Product Manager in the South West

Product Manager
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 Manager within the South West region over the 6 months to 19 February 2019. 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
Bristol +16 21 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Wiltshire -4 7 £47,500 +7.34%
Dorset +1 5 - -
Cornwall +22 2 £48,750 -
Gloucestershire +13 1 £37,500 -31.82%
Somerset +13 1 £57,500 +9.52%
Product Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, Product Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South West region featuring Product Manager in the job title.

1 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (45.95%) Marketing
3 14 (37.84%) User Stories
4 13 (35.14%) User Experience
5 12 (32.43%) Product Management
6 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (21.62%) DevOps
8 7 (18.92%) Marketing Strategy
9 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (13.51%) Publishing
10 5 (13.51%) Confluence
10 5 (13.51%) Data Analysis
10 5 (13.51%) Business Analysis
10 5 (13.51%) JIRA
10 5 (13.51%) Software Delivery
10 5 (13.51%) Iteration Planning
11 4 (10.81%) Data-Driven Decision Making
11 4 (10.81%) Acceptance Criteria
12 3 (8.11%) A/B Testing
12 3 (8.11%) Market Research
12 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
13 2 (5.41%) Life Science
13 2 (5.41%) Strategic Planning
13 2 (5.41%) Line Management
13 2 (5.41%) SaaS
14 1 (2.70%) Big Data
14 1 (2.70%) Analytics
14 1 (2.70%) SDLC
14 1 (2.70%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 1 (2.70%) Decision-Making

Product Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 5 (13.51%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Big Data
1 1 (2.70%) GIS
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) JIRA
General
1 17 (45.95%) Marketing
2 5 (13.51%) Publishing
3 1 (2.70%) Electronics
3 1 (2.70%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) User Experience
2 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Android
1 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (37.84%) User Stories
3 12 (32.43%) Product Management
4 8 (21.62%) DevOps
5 7 (18.92%) Marketing Strategy
6 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (13.51%) Business Analysis
7 5 (13.51%) Data Analysis
7 5 (13.51%) Iteration Planning
7 5 (13.51%) Software Delivery
8 4 (10.81%) Acceptance Criteria
8 4 (10.81%) Data-Driven Decision Making
9 3 (8.11%) A/B Testing
9 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
9 3 (8.11%) Market Research
10 2 (5.41%) Line Management
10 2 (5.41%) Strategic Planning
11 1 (2.70%) Analytics
11 1 (2.70%) BDD
11 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (2.70%) SAP