Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Product Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Product Analyst
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 949 965 1036
Rank change year-on-year +16 +71 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Analyst 258 279 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 226 266 242
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -15.79%
10th Percentile £29,875 £30,000 £26,825
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 173309 182267 209632
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 139088 152628 174119
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Product Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Product Analyst in the UK

Product Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Product Analyst in the UK

Product Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Product Analyst over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Product Analyst in the UK

Product Analyst
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Product Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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
England -10 234 £45,000 -7.22% 14
UK excluding London +30 142 £40,000 -5.88% 13
London -14 105 £55,000 +5.77% 4
North of England +42 54 £38,000 +1.33% 4
South East +17 36 £45,000 +2.27% 3
North West +14 30 £38,500 +2.67% 3
Yorkshire +38 24 £32,750 -12.67% 1
Midlands +47 19 £40,000 -15.79%
West Midlands +25 15 £40,000 -20.00%
South West +18 10 £35,000 -17.65% 1
East of England -7 10 £45,000 -25.00% 2
Scotland - 10 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands +41 4 £40,000 +48.70%
Wales +10 3 £45,000 +28.57% 2

Product Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Product Analyst 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 featuring Product Analyst in the job title.

1 155 (60.08%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (32.17%) User Stories
3 79 (30.62%) Scrum
4 65 (25.19%) Business Analysis
5 59 (22.87%) JIRA
6 55 (21.32%) Finance
7 44 (17.05%) Marketing
8 40 (15.50%) Kanban
9 38 (14.73%) Analytics
10 37 (14.34%) Analytical Skills
11 35 (13.57%) Degree
12 34 (13.18%) User Experience
13 33 (12.79%) Use Case
14 32 (12.40%) Product Management
15 30 (11.63%) Confluence
16 29 (11.24%) Business Intelligence
16 29 (11.24%) Acceptance Criteria
17 28 (10.85%) QA
18 25 (9.69%) Mobile App
19 24 (9.30%) SQL
20 22 (8.53%) Retail
20 22 (8.53%) Stakeholder Management
20 22 (8.53%) Customer Insight
21 21 (8.14%) Wireframes
22 20 (7.75%) Translating Business Requirements
23 19 (7.36%) SDLC
23 19 (7.36%) Advertising
24 18 (6.98%) Workflow
24 18 (6.98%) Test Automation
24 18 (6.98%) Digital Marketing

Product Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 30 (11.63%) Confluence
2 9 (3.49%) CMS
3 2 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (0.78%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.39%) MTS
Applications
1 16 (6.20%) MS Visio
2 7 (2.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.94%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (1.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.33%) Oracle ERP
1 6 (2.33%) Oracle Payables
1 6 (2.33%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (1.16%) MetaTrader
3 2 (0.78%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.39%) Postilion
4 1 (0.39%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.43%) SaaS
2 4 (1.55%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.16%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (0.78%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (0.39%) Lucidchart
5 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.16%) Broadband
1 3 (1.16%) Internet
2 2 (0.78%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.10%) Big Data
2 6 (2.33%) Power BI
3 5 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.16%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.78%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.39%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.39%) GIS
6 1 (0.39%) MySQL
6 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 59 (22.87%) JIRA
2 8 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (0.78%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (0.78%) YouTrack
4 1 (0.39%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (0.39%) Selenium
General
1 55 (21.32%) Finance
2 44 (17.05%) Marketing
3 22 (8.53%) Retail
4 19 (7.36%) Advertising
5 17 (6.59%) Telecoms
6 16 (6.20%) Electronics
6 16 (6.20%) Manufacturing
7 14 (5.43%) Back Office
7 14 (5.43%) Front Office
8 7 (2.71%) Military
9 6 (2.33%) Local Government
10 5 (1.94%) Banking
10 5 (1.94%) Games
11 4 (1.55%) Billing
12 2 (0.78%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.78%) French Language
12 2 (0.78%) German Language
12 2 (0.78%) Swedish Language
13 1 (0.39%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.59%) .NET
2 10 (3.88%) AngularJS
3 9 (3.49%) Web Services
4 2 (0.78%) HTML
5 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.39%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 37 (14.34%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (13.18%) User Experience
3 25 (9.69%) Mobile App
4 16 (6.20%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.88%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (2.71%) Fintech
6 7 (2.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.55%) Social Media
9 3 (1.16%) Derivative
9 3 (1.16%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.16%) Internet of Things
9 3 (1.16%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.78%) Mobile Payment
10 2 (0.78%) OTC Derivatives
11 1 (0.39%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.39%) DataPower
11 1 (0.39%) NHS
11 1 (0.39%) Social Network
11 1 (0.39%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.49%) Android
1 9 (3.49%) Apple iOS
1 9 (3.49%) Windows
2 7 (2.71%) Linux
3 1 (0.39%) Unix
3 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.39%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (60.08%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (32.17%) User Stories
3 79 (30.62%) Scrum
4 65 (25.19%) Business Analysis
5 40 (15.50%) Kanban
6 38 (14.73%) Analytics
7 33 (12.79%) Use Case
8 32 (12.40%) Product Management
9 29 (11.24%) Acceptance Criteria
9 29 (11.24%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (8.53%) Customer Insight
10 22 (8.53%) Stakeholder Management
11 21 (8.14%) Wireframes
12 20 (7.75%) Translating Business Requirements
13 19 (7.36%) SDLC
14 18 (6.98%) Digital Marketing
14 18 (6.98%) Test Automation
14 18 (6.98%) Workflow
15 17 (6.59%) Time Management
15 17 (6.59%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (9.30%) SQL
2 11 (4.26%) Java
3 10 (3.88%) C#
3 10 (3.88%) JavaScript
4 6 (2.33%) C
4 6 (2.33%) T-SQL
5 4 (1.55%) Python
6 3 (1.16%) C++
7 2 (0.78%) R
8 1 (0.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (13.57%) Degree
2 11 (4.26%) Numerate Degree
3 10 (3.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (2.71%) DV Cleared
4 7 (2.71%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.94%) ISEB
6 1 (0.39%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (10.85%) QA
2 3 (1.16%) PMO
2 3 (1.16%) SLA
3 2 (0.78%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.78%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (0.78%) EMIR
System Software
1 3 (1.16%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.78%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 16 (6.20%) SAP
2 13 (5.04%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.26%) Tableau
4 9 (3.49%) Oracle
5 5 (1.94%) Sophos
6 4 (1.55%) Google
7 3 (1.16%) Adobe
7 3 (1.16%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.78%) Ab Initio
8 2 (0.78%) Citrix
8 2 (0.78%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (0.78%) Netezza
8 2 (0.78%) Talend
9 1 (0.39%) Coremetrics
9 1 (0.39%) IBM
9 1 (0.39%) Sun
9 1 (0.39%) Tealium
9 1 (0.39%) Xerox