The median annual salary for a Product Specialist was £42,625 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Product Specialist
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 840 894 955
Rank change year-on-year +54 +61  
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Specialist 34 39 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.040% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.042% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 26 35 26
Median salary £42,625 £41,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.96% -4.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,875 £22,700 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £51,500 £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,250 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.62% +6.66%  

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 85825 93705 107053
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 70199 79011 88244
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Product Specialist in the UK

Product Specialist
Top 10 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 26 June 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 +23 24 £62,500 +52.43% 3
London +24 17 £75,000 +45.63% 1
South East +58 3 £19,000 -11.62% 1
Manchester -32 3 £48,500 -42.94%
North West -35 3 £48,500 -26.79% 1
Surrey - 3 £19,000 -
Guildford - 3 £19,000 -
West Yorkshire +15 1 £17,000 -33.33%
Leeds +8 1 £17,000 -33.33%
Yorkshire -6 1 £17,000 -33.33%

Product Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 24 (48.98%) Marketing
2 13 (26.53%) Finance
3 12 (24.49%) Asset Management
4 9 (18.37%) Manufacturing
5 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
6 7 (14.29%) Electronics
7 6 (12.24%) Telecoms
7 6 (12.24%) SAP
7 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (12.24%) Programme Management
7 6 (12.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (12.24%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (10.20%) Twitter
8 5 (10.20%) Degree
8 5 (10.20%) Advertising
9 4 (8.16%) HTML
9 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
9 4 (8.16%) SQL
9 4 (8.16%) Business Development
9 4 (8.16%) Banking
9 4 (8.16%) Data Quality
9 4 (8.16%) Time Management
9 4 (8.16%) User Experience
10 3 (6.12%) Identity Access Management
10 3 (6.12%) Cross-Browser Development
10 3 (6.12%) PMO
10 3 (6.12%) Data Migration
10 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
10 3 (6.12%) SaaS
10 3 (6.12%) Relational Database

Product Specialist 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 2 (4.08%) IIS
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (12.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.04%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) SaaS
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.08%) Office 365
3 1 (2.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) HTTP
1 1 (2.04%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.04%) MySQL
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Rational Rhapsody
1 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.04%) JIRA
General
1 24 (48.98%) Marketing
2 13 (26.53%) Finance
3 9 (18.37%) Manufacturing
4 7 (14.29%) Electronics
5 6 (12.24%) Telecoms
6 5 (10.20%) Advertising
7 4 (8.16%) Banking
8 3 (6.12%) Retail
9 2 (4.08%) Brand Awareness
9 2 (4.08%) Publishing
10 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
10 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
10 1 (2.04%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) HTML
2 3 (6.12%) CSS
3 2 (4.08%) .NET
3 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.08%) Middleware
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (4.08%) XML
4 1 (2.04%) Apache Flex
4 1 (2.04%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) User Experience
2 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.08%) Life Science
3 2 (4.08%) LIMS
3 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.04%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.04%) Fintech
4 1 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.04%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Windows
1 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) Asset Management
2 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (12.24%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (12.24%) Programme Management
3 4 (8.16%) Business Development
3 4 (8.16%) Time Management
4 3 (6.12%) Cross-Browser Development
4 3 (6.12%) Data Migration
4 3 (6.12%) Data Security
4 3 (6.12%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (6.12%) Migration
4 3 (6.12%) OO
4 3 (6.12%) OOP
4 3 (6.12%) Validation
5 2 (4.08%) IT Strategy
5 2 (4.08%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (4.08%) Line Management
5 2 (4.08%) Project Management
5 2 (4.08%) SDLC
5 2 (4.08%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
1 4 (8.16%) SQL
2 3 (6.12%) Java
3 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.04%) Perl
3 1 (2.04%) Python
3 1 (2.04%) Ruby
3 1 (2.04%) VB
3 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) Data Quality
2 3 (6.12%) PMO
3 2 (4.08%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) SCOM
2 1 (2.04%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.24%) SAP
3 5 (10.20%) Twitter
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle
5 2 (4.08%) Citrix
5 2 (4.08%) hybris
5 2 (4.08%) VMware
6 1 (2.04%) Cognizant
6 1 (2.04%) LexisNexis
6 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.04%) Splunk
6 1 (2.04%) Temenos
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