Period
to 19 January 2021

The median annual salary for a Technical Product Owner was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 January 2021.

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

Technical Product Owner
UK
6 months to
19 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 726 944 1078
Rank change year-on-year +218 +134 +104
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Product Owner 26 75 52
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.041% 0.060% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.063% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 26 72 50
Median annual salary £60,000 £48,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.71% -11.82% -4.35%
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,750 £41,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £84,750 £75,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £57,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -16.67% +16.92%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes 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.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 60,206 118,984 144,560
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.14% 95.59% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 48,901 96,291 117,046
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Technical Product Owner
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Product Owner in the UK

Technical Product Owner
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Technical Product Owner in the UK

Technical Product Owner
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Technical Product Owner over the 6 months to 19 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Technical Product Owner in the UK

Technical Product Owner
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Product Owner within the UK over the 6 months to 19 January 2021. 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
Job
Vacancies
England +218 26 £60,000 +23.71% 2
London +188 13 £70,000 +7.69% 1
UK excluding London +181 12 £55,000 +15.79% 1
Midlands - 7 £61,500 -
East Midlands - 5 £61,500 -
Work from Home - 3 £40,000 -
South East +124 2 £40,000 -15.79% 1
South West +83 2 £47,500 +5.56%
West Midlands - 2 £60,000 -
North of England +88 1 £55,000 +29.41%
North East +17 1 £55,000 +57.14%

Technical Product Owner Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2021, Technical Product Owner job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Technical Product Owner in the job title.

1 12 (46.15%) Scrum
2 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) Product Backlog
3 10 (38.46%) CRM
4 9 (34.62%) SQL
4 9 (34.62%) Finance
5 8 (30.77%) JIRA
6 7 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (23.08%) Product Roadmap
7 6 (23.08%) Billing
7 6 (23.08%) Product Management
7 6 (23.08%) Internet
8 5 (19.23%) Product Analysis
8 5 (19.23%) Python
8 5 (19.23%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (19.23%) User Stories
9 4 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (15.38%) Backlog Management
9 4 (15.38%) Project Management
9 4 (15.38%) Confluence
9 4 (15.38%) Visualisation
10 3 (11.54%) Online Banking
10 3 (11.54%) Banking
10 3 (11.54%) Cash Management
10 3 (11.54%) Hadoop
10 3 (11.54%) Selenium
10 3 (11.54%) Data Mapping
10 3 (11.54%) TeamCity
10 3 (11.54%) Git (software)

Technical Product Owner 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 4 (15.38%) Confluence
2 3 (11.54%) Apache Spark
2 3 (11.54%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Figma
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Distributed Ledger
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (7.69%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Azure
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics 365
1 2 (7.69%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
1 2 (7.69%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 1 (3.85%) Apigee
2 1 (3.85%) AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (3.85%) GCP
2 1 (3.85%) Lucidchart
2 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (3.85%) Cosmos DB
2 1 (3.85%) Redis
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) JIRA
2 3 (11.54%) Cucumber
2 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.54%) Selenium
2 3 (11.54%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.85%) Artifactory
3 1 (3.85%) Balsamiq
3 1 (3.85%) Bitbucket
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) Billing
3 3 (11.54%) Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Law
4 2 (7.69%) Marketing
5 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) Gherkin
1 3 (11.54%) JSON
1 3 (11.54%) Kafka
1 3 (11.54%) Web Services
2 2 (7.69%) REST
3 1 (3.85%) Flutter
3 1 (3.85%) React Native
3 1 (3.85%) SOAP
3 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Mobile Banking
1 3 (11.54%) Online Banking
1 3 (11.54%) SWIFT
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.69%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) PKI
3 1 (3.85%) SCADA
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Scrum
2 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) Product Backlog
3 10 (38.46%) CRM
4 7 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (23.08%) Product Management
5 6 (23.08%) Product Roadmap
6 5 (19.23%) Product Analysis
6 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (19.23%) User Stories
7 4 (15.38%) Backlog Management
7 4 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (15.38%) Project Management
7 4 (15.38%) Visualisation
8 3 (11.54%) Acceptance Criteria
8 3 (11.54%) Backlog Prioritisation
8 3 (11.54%) BDD
8 3 (11.54%) Cash Management
8 3 (11.54%) Data Mapping
8 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) Python
3 3 (11.54%) Java
3 3 (11.54%) Kotlin
4 1 (3.85%) C
4 1 (3.85%) C#
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) ISO 20022
1 3 (11.54%) PSD2
1 3 (11.54%) TARGET2
2 2 (7.69%) QA
3 1 (3.85%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Databricks
3 1 (3.85%) Google
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft