The table below looks at the statistics for the Product Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Product Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Specialist
Rank 420 397 434
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Specialist 10 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.049% 0.064% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.068% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 9
Average salary £35,000 £41,750 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.16% +34.67%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £47,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +53.22%
Product Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19529 19154 21142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.58% 94.65% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15938 15316 18330
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Product Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Product Specialist in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Product Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Product Specialist
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Product Specialist Salary Trend in the South East

Product Specialist
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Product Specialist across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Product Specialist Salary Histogram in the South East

Product Specialist
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Product Specialist within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire - 4 £22,500 -
Kent +1 2 £40,000 -
Berkshire -16 2 £45,000 +34.32%
Hampshire -29 1 - -
Product Specialist
England

Product Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Product Specialist in their job title 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 with Product Specialist in their job title.

1 13 (36.11%) NHS
1 13 (36.11%) e-Health
2 12 (33.33%) Workflow
3 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 8 (22.22%) Product Management
5 8 (22.22%) SQL
6 7 (19.44%) ITIL
6 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
6 7 (19.44%) Service Management
6 7 (19.44%) Change Management
6 7 (19.44%) SaaS
6 7 (19.44%) PCI DSS
7 6 (16.67%) MS Office
8 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (11.11%) Usability Testing
9 4 (11.11%) Mobile App
9 4 (11.11%) Validation
10 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
11 2 (5.56%) Mac OS X
11 2 (5.56%) Apple
11 2 (5.56%) Windows
11 2 (5.56%) Linux
11 2 (5.56%) VBScript
11 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
11 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
11 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
12 1 (2.78%) Rational Rhapsody
12 1 (2.78%) Data Mapping
12 1 (2.78%) Business Analysis

Product Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Product Specialist in their job title 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 with Product Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 6 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Anywhere
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (2.78%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) HTML
1 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) NHS
1 13 (36.11%) e-Health
2 4 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) EPoS
4 1 (2.78%) LIMS
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
1 2 (5.56%) Linux
1 2 (5.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Workflow
2 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 8 (22.22%) Product Management
5 7 (19.44%) ITIL
5 7 (19.44%) Service Management
5 7 (19.44%) Change Management
6 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (11.11%) Validation
7 4 (11.11%) Usability Testing
8 1 (2.78%) Data Mapping
8 1 (2.78%) Information Management
8 1 (2.78%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.78%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) VBScript
2 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.78%) HL7
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Apple
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle