The table below looks at the statistics for Product Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Product Management over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Management
Rank 104 95 78
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -17
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 3 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.28% 0.63% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.74% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Product Management
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
920 940 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 84.56% 84.61% 70.81%
Number of salaries quoted 814 804 449
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Product Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Product Management across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Product Management Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Product Management
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Product Management across the Kent region.

Product Management Salary Trend in Kent

Product Management
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Product Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Product Management.

1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Project Management
2 7 (58.33%) Marketing
3 5 (41.67%) Degree
3 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
3 5 (41.67%) Velocity
3 5 (41.67%) Kanban
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Project Management
3 5 (41.67%) User Stories
3 5 (41.67%) DSDM
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
3 5 (41.67%) Economics
3 5 (41.67%) SMS
4 4 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) Workflow
4 4 (33.33%) Validation
4 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 4 (33.33%) Usability Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Time Management
5 2 (16.67%) Brand Management
5 2 (16.67%) Twitter
5 2 (16.67%) Games
5 2 (16.67%) Retail
6 1 (8.33%) Cryptography
6 1 (8.33%) PKI
6 1 (8.33%) ERP
6 1 (8.33%) SaaS

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Product Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Product Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) SMS
General
1 7 (58.33%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Games
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Product Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Product Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Product Specialist
2 4 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Project Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Pre Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Economics
1 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) PKI
3 1 (8.33%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Project Management
3 5 (41.67%) DSDM
3 5 (41.67%) Kanban
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Project Management
3 5 (41.67%) User Stories
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) Workflow
4 4 (33.33%) Validation
4 4 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) Usability Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Time Management
5 2 (16.67%) Brand Management
6 1 (8.33%) ERP
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Twitter
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Kent
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago