Product Ownership Jobs

Product Ownership
UK

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Product Ownership in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that cited Product Ownership over the 6 months leading up to 24 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
24 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 131 98 60
Rank change year-on-year -33 -38 +15
Permanent jobs citing Product Ownership 1,794 2,817 10,050
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.95% 3.45% 5.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.83% 8.38% 11.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,199 2,011 4,430
10th Percentile £42,500 £44,560 £42,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £51,250 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,783 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.41% - +8.33%
75th Percentile £84,964 £84,056 £81,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,965 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -3.39% +9.09% +4.76%

All Generic Skills
UK

Product Ownership falls under the General and Transferable Skills category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring generic IT skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 30,766 33,614 84,790
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 33.45% 41.18% 48.14%
Number of salaries quoted 18,666 20,934 36,258
10th Percentile £29,750 £35,375 £34,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £46,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £64,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -14.06% +2.40% +4.17%
75th Percentile £77,500 £85,000 £83,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £107,500 £102,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

Product Ownership
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Product Ownership as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Product Ownership in the UK

Product Ownership
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Product Ownership in the UK

Product Ownership
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Product Ownership over the 6 months to 24 July 2024.

Salary histogram for Product Ownership in the UK

Product Ownership
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 Ownership within the UK over the 6 months to 24 July 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 -44 1,548 £65,000 - 204
UK excluding London -62 1,095 £57,965 -3.39% 158
Work from Home -48 736 £60,000 -6.61% 140
London -39 593 £85,000 +17.24% 72
North of England -61 271 £57,965 -7.26% 35
South East -52 237 £62,500 +4.17% 45
Midlands -48 187 £57,500 +4.55% 34
South West +3 177 £57,500 -4.56% 18
North West -18 156 £57,500 -4.17% 21
Scotland -53 140 £52,500 -19.23% 8
West Midlands -33 139 £57,965 +0.81% 27
Yorkshire -56 91 £59,500 -8.46% 12
East of England -64 59 £55,000 -18.52% 20
East Midlands -63 48 £34,000 -38.18% 7
North East -2 24 £60,000 -7.69% 6
Wales +30 22 £52,738 -22.39% 5
Northern Ireland +17 4 - -

Product Ownership
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 85 (4.74%) Confluence
2 45 (2.51%) Apache
3 20 (1.11%) SharePoint
4 15 (0.84%) CMS
5 11 (0.61%) nginx
6 9 (0.50%) Microsoft Exchange
7 8 (0.45%) IIS
8 7 (0.39%) WordPress
9 6 (0.33%) Apache Airflow
9 6 (0.33%) Apache Spark
9 6 (0.33%) Cloud Foundry
10 4 (0.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (0.22%) SAS
10 4 (0.22%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.17%) Jupyter
12 2 (0.11%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Fuse
12 2 (0.11%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.056%) Drupal
Applications
1 35 (1.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
3 19 (1.06%) Adobe XD
4 16 (0.89%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.67%) Sketch
6 8 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 8 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 7 (0.39%) Trello
8 6 (0.33%) InVision
9 4 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
9 4 (0.22%) Blender
10 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
11 2 (0.11%) FrameMaker
11 2 (0.11%) RoboHelp
12 1 (0.056%) Maya
12 1 (0.056%) MotionBuilder
12 1 (0.056%) Simulink
12 1 (0.056%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 39 (2.17%) Aladdin
2 27 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 26 (1.45%) Endur
4 15 (0.84%) Ripple
5 14 (0.78%) SAP ERP
6 12 (0.67%) Salesforce CRM
7 11 (0.61%) SAP S/4HANA
8 10 (0.56%) SAP HR
9 8 (0.45%) SAP Payroll
10 6 (0.33%) SAP SD
11 4 (0.22%) Eagle PACE
11 4 (0.22%) Markit EDM
12 3 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
12 3 (0.17%) Fidessa
12 3 (0.17%) SAP CX
12 3 (0.17%) SAP HCM
13 2 (0.11%) NetSuite
13 2 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
13 2 (0.11%) SAP Hybris
13 2 (0.11%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 400 (22.30%) Azure
2 379 (21.13%) AWS
3 170 (9.48%) Azure DevOps
4 159 (8.86%) GCP
5 122 (6.80%) Power Platform
6 95 (5.30%) SaaS
7 59 (3.29%) Serverless
8 55 (3.07%) Microsoft 365
9 52 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
10 44 (2.45%) dbt
11 35 (1.95%) Power Automate
12 28 (1.56%) Dynamics 365
13 27 (1.51%) GitHub
14 22 (1.23%) Azure Data Factory
14 22 (1.23%) PowerApps
15 21 (1.17%) Azure Functions
16 17 (0.95%) Azure Cosmos DB
17 14 (0.78%) PaaS
18 13 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
18 13 (0.72%) Azure Synapse Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 31 (1.73%) Network Security
2 20 (1.11%) Firewall
3 17 (0.95%) Intranet
4 16 (0.89%) VPN
5 10 (0.56%) Internet
5 10 (0.56%) WAN
6 8 (0.45%) LAN
7 7 (0.39%) Wireless
7 7 (0.39%) WLAN
8 6 (0.33%) AMQP
8 6 (0.33%) HTTP
9 4 (0.22%) Ethernet
9 4 (0.22%) SAN
9 4 (0.22%) VLAN
10 3 (0.17%) DMZ
10 3 (0.17%) DNS
10 3 (0.17%) Modbus
11 2 (0.11%) DSL
12 1 (0.056%) BGP
12 1 (0.056%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (5.80%) Data Warehouse
2 88 (4.91%) Power BI
3 79 (4.40%) Looker
4 74 (4.12%) BigQuery
4 74 (4.12%) SQL Server
5 62 (3.46%) Tableau
6 55 (3.07%) Data Lake
7 45 (2.51%) Big Data
8 38 (2.12%) Apache Arrow
8 38 (2.12%) Dremio
9 36 (2.01%) NoSQL
10 31 (1.73%) Relational Database
11 26 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
12 25 (1.39%) MongoDB
13 18 (1.00%) MySQL
14 12 (0.67%) Redis
15 10 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 8 (0.45%) HDInsight
16 8 (0.45%) Metadata
17 7 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 170 (9.48%) JIRA
2 116 (6.47%) Git
3 57 (3.18%) Jenkins
4 25 (1.39%) SonarQube
5 22 (1.23%) Visual Studio
6 18 (1.00%) Postman
7 16 (0.89%) Artifactory
7 16 (0.89%) Cypress.io
7 16 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (0.84%) Axure RP
9 14 (0.78%) GitLab
9 14 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
9 14 (0.78%) Selenium
10 13 (0.72%) Balsamiq
11 12 (0.67%) Terragrunt
12 9 (0.50%) Visual Studio Team System
13 8 (0.45%) Cucumber
13 8 (0.45%) Mocha
13 8 (0.45%) MSBuild
13 8 (0.45%) TeamCity
General
1 547 (30.49%) Finance
2 483 (26.92%) Social Skills
3 294 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
4 239 (13.32%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 195 (10.87%) Marketing
6 138 (7.69%) Law
7 137 (7.64%) Banking
8 127 (7.08%) Front Office
9 94 (5.24%) Investment Banking
9 94 (5.24%) Public Sector
10 89 (4.96%) Retail
11 75 (4.18%) Billing
12 64 (3.57%) Presentation Skills
13 61 (3.40%) Legal
14 40 (2.23%) Influencing Skills
15 23 (1.28%) Automotive
16 21 (1.17%) Games
16 21 (1.17%) Organisational Skills
17 18 (1.00%) Financial Institution
18 15 (0.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 354 (19.73%) Senior
2 301 (16.78%) Product Owner
3 255 (14.21%) Analyst
4 243 (13.55%) Developer
5 186 (10.37%) Lead
6 171 (9.53%) Business Analyst
7 151 (8.42%) Product Manager
8 141 (7.86%) Architect
9 87 (4.85%) Data Manager
10 86 (4.79%) Senior Developer
11 76 (4.24%) Engineering Manager
12 61 (3.40%) Software Engineer
13 58 (3.23%) Designer
13 58 (3.23%) Financial Analyst
14 57 (3.18%) Finance Business Analyst
15 51 (2.84%) Senior Manager
16 49 (2.73%) Business Manager
17 41 (2.29%) Senior Designer
17 41 (2.29%) User Researcher
18 40 (2.23%) Product Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (8.92%) .NET
2 112 (6.24%) HTML
3 97 (5.41%) CSS
4 90 (5.02%) React
5 82 (4.57%) AngularJS
6 58 (3.23%) Node.js
7 53 (2.95%) REST
8 48 (2.68%) ASP.NET
9 45 (2.51%) .NET Framework
10 43 (2.40%) .NET Core
11 42 (2.34%) RESTful
12 39 (2.17%) Web Services
13 33 (1.84%) JSON
13 33 (1.84%) XML
14 27 (1.51%) Spring
15 26 (1.45%) ASP.NET Web API
16 24 (1.34%) Entity Framework
17 20 (1.11%) React Native
18 19 (1.06%) Laravel
19 18 (1.00%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 123 (6.86%) Fixed Income
2 121 (6.74%) Hedge funds
3 107 (5.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 100 (5.57%) Derivative
5 98 (5.46%) Cloud Native
5 98 (5.46%) Equities
6 69 (3.85%) Mobile App
7 38 (2.12%) Self-Motivation
8 33 (1.84%) Management Information System
9 30 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
10 29 (1.62%) Credit Risk
11 28 (1.56%) Public Cloud
12 20 (1.11%) Blockchain
12 20 (1.11%) Market Risk
13 19 (1.06%) Analytical Mindset
14 17 (0.95%) Algorithms
14 17 (0.95%) IoT
14 17 (0.95%) Onboarding
14 17 (0.95%) PMI
15 16 (0.89%) PropTech
Operating Systems
1 33 (1.84%) Windows
2 32 (1.78%) Linux
3 29 (1.62%) Android
4 27 (1.51%) Apple iOS
5 10 (0.56%) Unix
6 8 (0.45%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.17%) Debian
7 3 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.17%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.11%) CentOS
8 2 (0.11%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.056%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.056%) VMS
9 1 (0.056%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,182 (65.89%) Agile
2 497 (27.70%) Scrum
3 467 (26.03%) Roadmaps
4 381 (21.24%) Problem-Solving
5 362 (20.18%) DevOps
6 304 (16.95%) Mentoring
7 287 (16.00%) User Stories
8 256 (14.27%) CI/CD
9 239 (13.32%) Coaching
10 238 (13.27%) Project Management
11 233 (12.99%) Product Backlog
12 208 (11.59%) Analytics
13 204 (11.37%) User Experience
14 203 (11.32%) Software Engineering
15 197 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
16 187 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
17 173 (9.64%) Product Roadmap
18 154 (8.58%) Product Vision
19 153 (8.53%) Product Management
20 152 (8.47%) User Research
Programming Languages
1 320 (17.84%) SQL
2 280 (15.61%) Python
3 247 (13.77%) JavaScript
4 208 (11.59%) C#
5 112 (6.24%) Java
6 97 (5.41%) TypeScript
7 26 (1.45%) PHP
8 22 (1.23%) C
9 17 (0.95%) Groovy
10 15 (0.84%) Kotlin
10 15 (0.84%) PowerShell
11 14 (0.78%) C++
12 12 (0.67%) Shell Script
13 11 (0.61%) Go
14 10 (0.56%) T-SQL
15 6 (0.33%) Bash
15 6 (0.33%) Ruby
16 5 (0.28%) Apex Code
17 4 (0.22%) PL/SQL
17 4 (0.22%) Swift
Qualifications
1 275 (15.33%) Degree
2 160 (8.92%) Security Cleared
3 106 (5.91%) SC Cleared
4 50 (2.79%) Computer Science Degree
4 50 (2.79%) Master's Degree
5 36 (2.01%) CISSP
6 35 (1.95%) DV Cleared
7 32 (1.78%) AWS Certification
8 19 (1.06%) Azure Certification
8 19 (1.06%) PMI Certification
9 18 (1.00%) CISA
9 18 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (0.89%) CCNA
11 15 (0.84%) CCNP
11 15 (0.84%) CEH
11 15 (0.84%) CRISC
12 14 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (0.72%) CSPO
14 11 (0.61%) PhD
15 10 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 217 (12.10%) QA
2 77 (4.29%) Accessibility
3 52 (2.90%) Data Quality
4 20 (1.11%) NIST
5 15 (0.84%) GDPR
5 15 (0.84%) WCAG
6 9 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (0.50%) NCSC
6 9 (0.50%) SLA
7 7 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials
8 6 (0.33%) Actionable Recommendations
8 6 (0.33%) ISO 13485
8 6 (0.33%) SEPA
9 5 (0.28%) TARGET2
10 4 (0.22%) California Consumer Privacy Act
10 4 (0.22%) PCI DSS
10 4 (0.22%) PMO
10 4 (0.22%) Solvency II
11 3 (0.17%) Government Security Classifications
11 3 (0.17%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 91 (5.07%) Docker
2 17 (0.95%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.45%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.22%) Firmware
7 2 (0.11%) HDFS
7 2 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.056%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.056%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 79 (4.40%) Kubernetes
2 61 (3.40%) Terraform
3 23 (1.28%) Ansible
4 9 (0.50%) Single Sign-On
5 8 (0.45%) Grafana
5 8 (0.45%) Prometheus
6 7 (0.39%) Progress Chef
7 5 (0.28%) Graphite
8 2 (0.11%) Istio
8 2 (0.11%) Kustomize
8 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.056%) CASB
9 1 (0.056%) Packer
9 1 (0.056%) SCCM
Vendors
1 208 (11.59%) Microsoft
2 117 (6.52%) Google
3 66 (3.68%) Bloomberg
4 62 (3.46%) ServiceNow
5 53 (2.95%) SAP
6 44 (2.45%) Salesforce
7 42 (2.34%) Adobe
8 35 (1.95%) BISAM
9 24 (1.34%) Oracle
10 23 (1.28%) Databricks
11 14 (0.78%) VMware
12 13 (0.72%) Atlassian
12 13 (0.72%) OpenAI
13 12 (0.67%) Black Duck
14 11 (0.61%) Pega
15 9 (0.50%) Splunk
16 7 (0.39%) Apple
17 6 (0.33%) Cadence
17 6 (0.33%) Hotjar
17 6 (0.33%) HP