The median annual salary for a Product Specialist was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Product Specialist
UK
Rank 852 938 918
Rank change year-on-year +86 -20  
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Specialist 15 26 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.025% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.026% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 36
Median salary £32,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.68% +3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,850 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £80,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -13.33% -6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 81759 99530 102645
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67832 83314 83806
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Product Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Product Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Product Specialist in the UK

Product Specialist
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Product Specialist in the UK

Product Specialist
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Product Specialist over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Product Specialist in the UK

Product Specialist
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 Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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
England +82 14 £32,500 -21.68% 2
South East +85 10 £30,000 +16.50% 2
Hampshire +25 5 £30,000 +39.53% 1
Basingstoke - 5 £30,000 - 1
Surrey +38 2 £37,500 +3.44%
Berkshire - 2 £32,500 - 1
Slough - 2 £32,500 -
London +60 1 - -
West Midlands +28 1 £42,500 +66.66%
East of England +23 1 £39,000 -2.50%
Cambridgeshire +10 1 £39,000 -2.50%
Cambridge +8 1 £39,000 -2.50%
Gloucester - 1 £40,250 -
Oxford - 1 £27,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £27,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £40,250 -
South West - 1 £40,250 -

Product Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Product Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 8 (33.33%) Marketing
2 5 (20.83%) Degree
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.67%) SQL
4 3 (12.50%) Windows
4 3 (12.50%) XML
4 3 (12.50%) MS Visio
4 3 (12.50%) Time Management
4 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 3 (12.50%) User Experience
4 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (8.33%) Presales
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (8.33%) Autodesk Inventor
5 2 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (8.33%) Line Management
5 2 (8.33%) Rapid Prototyping
5 2 (8.33%) SaaS
5 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (8.33%) Product Management
5 2 (8.33%) 3D Modelling
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (8.33%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (8.33%) Axure RP
5 2 (8.33%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development

Product Specialist Skill Set
Top Related 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 2 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 2 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (8.33%) Autodesk Inventor
2 2 (8.33%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (8.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Axure RP
1 2 (8.33%) JIRA
1 2 (8.33%) Rational Rhapsody
1 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (33.33%) Marketing
2 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.33%) Finance
4 1 (4.17%) Advertising
4 1 (4.17%) Games
4 1 (4.17%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) XML
2 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 3 (12.50%) User Experience
2 2 (8.33%) e-Health
2 2 (8.33%) Life Science
2 2 (8.33%) LIMS
3 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) iPad
3 1 (4.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.50%) Time Management
2 2 (8.33%) 3D Modelling
2 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
2 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (8.33%) CAD
2 2 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (8.33%) ITSM
2 2 (8.33%) Line Management
2 2 (8.33%) Presales
2 2 (8.33%) Product Management
2 2 (8.33%) Rapid Prototyping
2 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (8.33%) Workflow
3 1 (4.17%) CRM
3 1 (4.17%) Migration
3 1 (4.17%) SDLC
3 1 (4.17%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (4.17%) Validation
3 1 (4.17%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.17%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) Perl
2 1 (4.17%) Python
2 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) HL7
1 2 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCOM
2 1 (4.17%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Citrix
2 2 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.17%) Splunk
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 8 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago