Product Manager Jobs

Product Manager
UK

The median Product Manager salary in the UK is £70,000 per year, according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months leading to 19 June 2024.

The table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
19 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 385 311 267
Rank change year-on-year -74 -44 +69
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Manager 692 1,041 2,667
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.63% 1.13% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 1.23% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 443 536 1,042
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,750 £47,500
25th Percentile £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,425 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.99% -6.54% +12.00%
75th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £85,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,625 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,965 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -10.82% - +18.18%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK

For comparison with the information above, the following table provides 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.

Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 104,121 84,323 165,675
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.77% 91.19% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 73,469 54,972 85,174
10th Percentile £28,500 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £38,603 £45,000 £42,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%
75th Percentile £70,000 £80,000 £78,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £53,519 £50,296
% change year-on-year -6.58% +6.41% +5.89%

Product Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Product Manager in the UK

Product Manager
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Product Manager.

Salary trend for Product Manager in the UK

Product Manager
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Product Manager over the 6 months to 19 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Product Manager in the UK

Product Manager
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Product Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 19 June 2024. 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
Jobs
England -75 636 £70,000 +3.70% 187
UK excluding London -70 430 £57,965 -10.82% 105
Work from Home -85 314 £67,500 +3.45% 101
London -41 250 £80,000 +6.67% 88
North of England -64 125 £57,965 -10.82% 24
South East -53 92 £60,000 - 33
South West -14 74 £57,500 -11.54% 8
Midlands -39 72 £58,700 +17.40% 19
North West -81 67 £57,965 -10.82% 16
West Midlands -12 53 £61,000 +22.00% 13
Yorkshire +33 35 £65,000 - 5
Scotland -64 26 £66,500 +2.31% 6
North East -7 23 £57,965 -10.82% 3
East of England -19 23 £55,000 -15.38% 15
East Midlands -29 19 £45,000 -29.41% 6
Wales +15 14 £52,738 -18.86% 2
Northern Ireland +24 6 £90,000 +89.47% 1

Product Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities

For the 6 months to 19 June 2024, Product Manager job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Product Manager in the job title.

1 387 (55.92%) Agile
2 338 (48.84%) Roadmaps
3 261 (37.72%) Product Management
4 220 (31.79%) Finance
5 198 (28.61%) Product Strategy
6 196 (28.32%) Product Roadmap
7 174 (25.14%) Product Ownership
8 171 (24.71%) Social Skills
9 150 (21.68%) Product Vision
10 140 (20.23%) Analytics
11 123 (17.77%) Marketing
12 114 (16.47%) User Research
13 101 (14.60%) Degree
14 99 (14.31%) User Stories
15 98 (14.16%) Market Research
16 97 (14.02%) User Experience
17 96 (13.87%) Problem-Solving
18 90 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
19 84 (12.14%) DevOps
20 83 (11.99%) Acceptance Criteria
21 80 (11.56%) Product Backlog
22 78 (11.27%) Coaching
22 78 (11.27%) Artificial Intelligence
23 77 (11.13%) Project Management
23 77 (11.13%) Mentoring
23 77 (11.13%) Inclusion and Diversity
24 74 (10.69%) Scrum
25 72 (10.40%) Strategic Roadmap
25 72 (10.40%) Actionable Insight
26 71 (10.26%) SQL

Product Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (2.60%) Confluence
2 8 (1.16%) Apache
3 3 (0.43%) CMS
4 1 (0.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 23 (3.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.14%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.14%) Trello
Business Applications
1 16 (2.31%) Endur
2 12 (1.73%) Salesforce CRM
3 2 (0.29%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.14%) Data Workbench
Cloud Services
1 67 (9.68%) SaaS
2 49 (7.08%) AWS
3 32 (4.62%) Power Platform
4 27 (3.90%) Azure
5 11 (1.59%) Azure Synapse Analytics
6 10 (1.45%) Dynamics 365
7 9 (1.30%) dbt
8 8 (1.16%) Azure Data Factory
8 8 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (1.01%) Power Automate
10 6 (0.87%) Azure DevOps
10 6 (0.87%) Microsoft 365
10 6 (0.87%) Miro
11 4 (0.58%) Collibra
12 3 (0.43%) GCP
12 3 (0.43%) Google Analytics
12 3 (0.43%) Salesforce Commerce Cloud
12 3 (0.43%) SuccessFactors
13 2 (0.29%) Azure Functions
13 2 (0.29%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.30%) Wireless
2 4 (0.58%) WAN
3 3 (0.43%) SD-WAN
4 2 (0.29%) 5G
5 1 (0.14%) 3G
5 1 (0.14%) DECT
5 1 (0.14%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.14%) GPRS
5 1 (0.14%) Internet
5 1 (0.14%) LAN
5 1 (0.14%) LTE
5 1 (0.14%) Modbus
5 1 (0.14%) RFID
5 1 (0.14%) RS-232
5 1 (0.14%) RS-485
5 1 (0.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (3.90%) Tableau
2 25 (3.61%) Power BI
3 16 (2.31%) Data Lake
4 11 (1.59%) Big Data
5 10 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
6 9 (1.30%) NoSQL
7 8 (1.16%) Apache Arrow
7 8 (1.16%) Dremio
7 8 (1.16%) HDInsight
8 7 (1.01%) Looker
9 5 (0.72%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.58%) QlikView
11 2 (0.29%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.29%) Metadata
11 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.14%) Amazon QuickSight
12 1 (0.14%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (3.90%) JIRA
General
1 220 (31.79%) Finance
2 171 (24.71%) Social Skills
3 123 (17.77%) Marketing
4 90 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
5 77 (11.13%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 64 (9.25%) Retail
7 61 (8.82%) Legal
8 42 (6.07%) Front Office
9 33 (4.77%) Influencing Skills
10 30 (4.34%) Law
11 29 (4.19%) Banking
12 26 (3.76%) Presentation Skills
13 19 (2.75%) Manufacturing
14 18 (2.60%) Investment Banking
14 18 (2.60%) Public Sector
15 16 (2.31%) Telecoms
16 14 (2.02%) Electronics
17 13 (1.88%) Games
18 12 (1.73%) Financial Institution
19 10 (1.45%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (3.03%) Web Services
2 4 (0.58%) XML
2 4 (0.58%) YAML
3 3 (0.43%) Middleware
4 2 (0.29%) .NET
5 1 (0.14%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.14%) Ionic Framework
5 1 (0.14%) Kafka
5 1 (0.14%) Laravel
5 1 (0.14%) Next.js
5 1 (0.14%) Pandas
5 1 (0.14%) React
5 1 (0.14%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 174 (25.14%) Product Ownership
2 45 (6.50%) Derivative
3 42 (6.07%) Equities
3 42 (6.07%) Fixed Income
3 42 (6.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 42 (6.07%) Hedge funds
4 26 (3.76%) NHS
5 20 (2.89%) Algorithms
5 20 (2.89%) Data Structures
6 16 (2.31%) Analytical Mindset
6 16 (2.31%) Mobile App
7 15 (2.17%) Onboarding
8 11 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
8 11 (1.59%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
9 10 (1.45%) Public Cloud
9 10 (1.45%) Reinsurance
10 9 (1.30%) Robotics
11 7 (1.01%) PMI
12 5 (0.72%) Housing Association
Operating Systems
1 5 (0.72%) Apple iOS
2 3 (0.43%) Android
3 2 (0.29%) Linux
3 2 (0.29%) Windows
4 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 387 (55.92%) Agile
2 338 (48.84%) Roadmaps
3 261 (37.72%) Product Management
4 198 (28.61%) Product Strategy
5 196 (28.32%) Product Roadmap
6 150 (21.68%) Product Vision
7 140 (20.23%) Analytics
8 114 (16.47%) User Research
9 99 (14.31%) User Stories
10 98 (14.16%) Market Research
11 97 (14.02%) User Experience
12 96 (13.87%) Problem-Solving
13 84 (12.14%) DevOps
14 83 (11.99%) Acceptance Criteria
15 80 (11.56%) Product Backlog
16 78 (11.27%) Artificial Intelligence
16 78 (11.27%) Coaching
17 77 (11.13%) Mentoring
17 77 (11.13%) Project Management
18 74 (10.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 71 (10.26%) SQL
2 49 (7.08%) Python
3 3 (0.43%) R
4 2 (0.29%) C#
5 1 (0.14%) Java
5 1 (0.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 101 (14.60%) Degree
2 64 (9.25%) Security Cleared
3 63 (9.10%) SC Cleared
4 24 (3.47%) Master's Degree
5 21 (3.03%) MBA
6 10 (1.45%) CSPO
7 8 (1.16%) DBS Check
7 8 (1.16%) PMI Certification
8 7 (1.01%) Computer Science Degree
9 6 (0.87%) IIBA
10 4 (0.58%) CLAS
11 3 (0.43%) Numerate Degree
11 3 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.14%) APMG
12 1 (0.14%) CISSP
12 1 (0.14%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.14%) MCAD
12 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.14%) PMP
12 1 (0.14%) Project+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.91%) QA
2 10 (1.45%) GDPR
3 6 (0.87%) California Consumer Privacy Act
4 3 (0.43%) Accessibility
5 2 (0.29%) GMP
5 2 (0.29%) PMO
6 1 (0.14%) ISO 13485
6 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.14%) SOC 2
System Software
1 2 (0.29%) Firmware
2 1 (0.14%) Embedded Firmware
2 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.14%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 39 (5.64%) Microsoft
2 29 (4.19%) Salesforce
3 12 (1.73%) Databricks
3 12 (1.73%) SAP
4 10 (1.45%) ServiceNow
5 7 (1.01%) Google
6 4 (0.58%) Bloomberg
7 3 (0.43%) Cadence
7 3 (0.43%) Intel
8 2 (0.29%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.29%) Oracle
8 2 (0.29%) Twitter
8 2 (0.29%) VMware
8 2 (0.29%) Zuora
9 1 (0.14%) Adobe
9 1 (0.14%) Dataiku
9 1 (0.14%) Extreme Networks
9 1 (0.14%) Huawei
9 1 (0.14%) Pardot
9 1 (0.14%) Sun