Product Strategy
UK

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Product Strategy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Product Strategy over the 6 months to 27 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
27 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 474 507 326
Rank change year-on-year +33 -181 +97
Permanent jobs citing Product Strategy 387 623 1,583
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.49% 0.56% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.59% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 308 361 759
10th Percentile £42,350 £45,000 £42,500
25th Percentile £55,188 £55,000 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year - -3.45% +9.43%
75th Percentile £85,000 £87,500 £90,000
90th Percentile £120,000 £110,000 £110,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK

Product Strategy is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 69,675 106,100 133,005
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 88.77% 95.55% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 51,712 63,950 80,788
10th Percentile £29,500 £34,605 £32,949
25th Percentile £40,000 £45,750 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £78,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £51,569
% change year-on-year -9.09% +6.65% +7.66%

Product Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Product Strategy in the UK

Product Strategy
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Product Strategy in the UK

Product Strategy
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Product Strategy over the 6 months to 27 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Product Strategy in the UK

Product Strategy
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 Strategy within the UK over the 6 months to 27 February 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 +64 340 £70,000 - 185
UK excluding London +79 248 £65,000 +4.00% 99
Work from Home +78 202 £73,090 -2.55% 81
London +70 125 £74,045 -1.27% 96
North of England +106 72 £70,000 +21.74% 25
South East +61 62 £65,000 -3.70% 24
North West +50 45 £65,000 +18.18% 10
Midlands +49 34 £59,556 -11.77% 16
South West +22 27 £60,000 +20.00% 14
Scotland -18 23 £65,000 +18.18% 2
West Midlands +54 21 £59,556 -10.10% 10
Yorkshire +106 16 £73,805 -13.17% 14
Wales +23 14 £67,377 -20.73% 7
East of England +20 14 £70,000 +14.29% 13
East Midlands +17 13 £42,000 -37.78% 5
North East +13 11 £70,000 +36.59% 3
Northern Ireland - 2 £73,090 -

Product Strategy
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 17 (4.39%) Confluence
2 3 (0.78%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.52%) Apache
4 1 (0.26%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 10 (2.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (1.81%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (1.29%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.52%) Adobe Captivate
4 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.26%) InVision
5 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.26%) Sketch
5 1 (0.26%) Windchill
5 1 (0.26%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 5 (1.29%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (0.52%) Endur
2 2 (0.52%) OpenLink RightAngle
2 2 (0.52%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.26%) Demantra
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.26%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.26%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 74 (19.12%) SaaS
2 30 (7.75%) Azure
3 19 (4.91%) AWS
4 16 (4.13%) dbt
5 11 (2.84%) Power Platform
6 10 (2.58%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (2.07%) GitHub
8 7 (1.81%) Heroku
9 5 (1.29%) Azure DevOps
9 5 (1.29%) PaaS
9 5 (1.29%) Serverless
10 4 (1.03%) GCP
10 4 (1.03%) IaaS
11 3 (0.78%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.78%) Azure Synapse Analytics
12 2 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 2 (0.52%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.52%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (0.52%) Miro
12 2 (0.52%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.03%) Internet
2 1 (0.26%) DECT
2 1 (0.26%) LAN
2 1 (0.26%) RFID
2 1 (0.26%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.26%) WAN
2 1 (0.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.84%) Power BI
2 7 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (1.55%) Tableau
4 3 (0.78%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (0.78%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (0.52%) Big Data
5 2 (0.52%) Data Lake
5 2 (0.52%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.26%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.26%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.26%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (0.26%) Metadata
6 1 (0.26%) MySQL
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.26%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (6.72%) JIRA
2 9 (2.33%) Git
3 7 (1.81%) GitLab
4 2 (0.52%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.26%) Postman
General
1 121 (31.27%) Finance
1 121 (31.27%) Social Skills
2 78 (20.16%) Analytical Skills
3 72 (18.60%) Marketing
4 29 (7.49%) Banking
5 25 (6.46%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 23 (5.94%) Legal
7 22 (5.68%) Pharmaceutical
8 21 (5.43%) Presentation Skills
9 20 (5.17%) Retail
10 16 (4.13%) Digital Healthcare
11 14 (3.62%) Digital Economy
12 12 (3.10%) Retail Banking
13 10 (2.58%) Organisational Skills
14 9 (2.33%) Games
15 8 (2.07%) Law
16 7 (1.81%) Documentation Skills
17 6 (1.55%) Aerospace
18 5 (1.29%) Back Office
18 5 (1.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 132 (34.11%) Product Manager
2 50 (12.92%) Senior
3 49 (12.66%) Product Owner
4 43 (11.11%) Lead
5 27 (6.98%) Senior Manager
5 27 (6.98%) Senior Product Manager
6 24 (6.20%) Developer
7 17 (4.39%) Analyst
8 16 (4.13%) Digital Product Owner
8 16 (4.13%) Lead Product Manager
9 12 (3.10%) Insight Manager
9 12 (3.10%) Performance Manager
10 11 (2.84%) Programme Manager
10 11 (2.84%) Senior Developer
11 10 (2.58%) Platform Manager
12 9 (2.33%) Technical Product Owner
13 8 (2.07%) Architect
14 7 (1.81%) Full Stack Developer
14 7 (1.81%) Salesforce Developer
14 7 (1.81%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.36%) React
2 10 (2.58%) React Native
2 10 (2.58%) Web Services
3 9 (2.33%) REST
4 8 (2.07%) .NET
4 8 (2.07%) Laravel
5 7 (1.81%) ASP.NET
5 7 (1.81%) Lightning Web Components
5 7 (1.81%) Visualforce
6 6 (1.55%) Node.js
6 6 (1.55%) Velocity
7 5 (1.29%) Next.js
7 5 (1.29%) Smart Contracts
8 3 (0.78%) CSS
8 3 (0.78%) GraphQL
8 3 (0.78%) Middleware
8 3 (0.78%) Sass
8 3 (0.78%) Tailwind CSS
8 3 (0.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (0.78%) Vue
Miscellaneous
1 95 (24.55%) Product Ownership
2 23 (5.94%) Mobile App
3 20 (5.17%) Algorithms
3 20 (5.17%) Marketing Technology
4 18 (4.65%) Data Structures
5 12 (3.10%) PMI
6 11 (2.84%) NHS
7 9 (2.33%) Analytical Mindset
8 8 (2.07%) IoT
9 7 (1.81%) Blockchain
10 5 (1.29%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.29%) Reference Data
11 4 (1.03%) Blog
11 4 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.03%) Media Streaming
12 3 (0.78%) Cloud Native
12 3 (0.78%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.78%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.78%) FMCG
12 3 (0.78%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.55%) Android
1 6 (1.55%) Apple iOS
2 4 (1.03%) Linux
3 2 (0.52%) Windows
4 1 (0.26%) Debian
4 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (63.82%) Agile
2 231 (59.69%) Roadmaps
3 167 (43.15%) Product Roadmap
4 104 (26.87%) Product Management
5 101 (26.10%) Scrum
5 101 (26.10%) User Experience
6 93 (24.03%) Product Vision
7 85 (21.96%) User Stories
8 83 (21.45%) Problem-Solving
9 79 (20.41%) Decision-Making
10 78 (20.16%) Strategic Roadmap
11 63 (16.28%) Coaching
12 56 (14.47%) Analytics
12 56 (14.47%) Product Backlog
12 56 (14.47%) Stakeholder Management
13 54 (13.95%) Market Research
14 53 (13.70%) Mentoring
15 49 (12.66%) Acceptance Criteria
16 48 (12.40%) Data-Driven Decision Making
17 46 (11.89%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 25 (6.46%) SQL
2 19 (4.91%) Python
3 15 (3.88%) C#
4 11 (2.84%) JavaScript
5 7 (1.81%) Apex Code
5 7 (1.81%) PHP
6 6 (1.55%) Java
7 3 (0.78%) Kotlin
7 3 (0.78%) PowerShell
7 3 (0.78%) Swift
7 3 (0.78%) VBA
8 2 (0.52%) R
8 2 (0.52%) Tcl
9 1 (0.26%) C++
9 1 (0.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 45 (11.63%) Degree
2 23 (5.94%) Master's Degree
3 19 (4.91%) Security Cleared
4 17 (4.39%) SC Cleared
5 14 (3.62%) MBA
6 12 (3.10%) PMI Certification
7 9 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (1.03%) CSPO
8 4 (1.03%) EMC Certification
9 2 (0.52%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.52%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
9 2 (0.52%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.52%) TOGAF Certification
10 1 (0.26%) Project+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (12.14%) QA
2 10 (2.58%) SLA
3 5 (1.29%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.26%) DICOM
4 1 (0.26%) HL7
Systems Management
1 11 (2.84%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.03%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (3.88%) Salesforce
2 13 (3.36%) Microsoft
3 5 (1.29%) Intel
3 5 (1.29%) SAP
4 4 (1.03%) EMC
5 3 (0.78%) Adobe
5 3 (0.78%) Apple
5 3 (0.78%) Databricks
5 3 (0.78%) TOWER Software
6 2 (0.52%) Cadence
6 2 (0.52%) OpenLink
6 2 (0.52%) Zuora
7 1 (0.26%) Ariba
7 1 (0.26%) Cisco
7 1 (0.26%) Facebook
7 1 (0.26%) Google
7 1 (0.26%) IBM
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle