The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Management
Rank 100 87 80
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -7
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 9 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.71% 0.42% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.56% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 3
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -20.83%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% -3.06%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1027 894 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 80.93% 74.25% 71.77%
Number of salaries quoted 811 743 490
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,400 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,740 £50,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Product Management
South East

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
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Product Management within the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone - 8 £55,000 -
West Malling - 1 £45,000 -
Product Management
South East

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 15 (93.75%) C#
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 14 (87.50%) .NET
3 13 (81.25%) Software Engineering
3 13 (81.25%) .NET Framework
3 13 (81.25%) QA
3 13 (81.25%) Matrix Management
4 11 (68.75%) Android
4 11 (68.75%) Apple iOS
4 11 (68.75%) Cocoa
4 11 (68.75%) Xcode
4 11 (68.75%) Objective-C
4 11 (68.75%) MVC
5 10 (62.50%) SQL
5 10 (62.50%) Web Services
5 10 (62.50%) Windows
5 10 (62.50%) WCF
5 10 (62.50%) Degree
5 10 (62.50%) Computer Science
5 10 (62.50%) C
5 10 (62.50%) Cocoa Touch
5 10 (62.50%) Mobile App
5 10 (62.50%) iOS Development
6 9 (56.25%) SystemC
6 9 (56.25%) OO
7 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
7 8 (50.00%) Android Development
8 7 (43.75%) SQLite
8 7 (43.75%) NHS
9 6 (37.50%) XAML

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Team Leader
2 10 (62.50%) Software Team Leader
3 9 (56.25%) Development Team Leader
4 5 (31.25%) Software Development Team Leader
5 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Developer
5 2 (12.50%) iOS Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Development Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 13 (81.25%) .NET Framework
3 11 (68.75%) Cocoa
4 10 (62.50%) Web Services
4 10 (62.50%) WCF
4 10 (62.50%) Cocoa Touch
5 6 (37.50%) CSS
5 6 (37.50%) HTML
6 4 (25.00%) WinForms
6 4 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Computer Science
1 10 (62.50%) Mobile App
2 9 (56.25%) SystemC
3 7 (43.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Android
1 11 (68.75%) Apple iOS
2 10 (62.50%) Windows
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Phone
3 6 (37.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Software Engineering
1 13 (81.25%) Matrix Management
2 11 (68.75%) MVC
3 10 (62.50%) iOS Development
4 9 (56.25%) OO
5 8 (50.00%) Android Development
6 6 (37.50%) OOP
7 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
7 3 (18.75%) TDD
7 3 (18.75%) OOD
8 1 (6.25%) MVVM
8 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
8 1 (6.25%) Use Case
8 1 (6.25%) Workflow
8 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) C#
2 11 (68.75%) Objective-C
3 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 10 (62.50%) C
4 6 (37.50%) XAML
4 6 (37.50%) VB
4 6 (37.50%) C++
4 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) MCTS
2 3 (18.75%) MCPD
2 3 (18.75%) MCP
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (81.25%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Xamarin
3 3 (18.75%) McKesson