Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for Product Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Product Management over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Product Management
South East > Kent
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 103 134
Rank change year-on-year +18 +31 +11
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 9 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.88% 0.31% 0.056%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.35% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 1
Kent median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +88.68% -22.06%
10th Percentile £36,250 £50,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £69,500 £60,000 £27,250
South East median annual salary £59,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.27% - +11.68%

Product Management 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 advertised in Kent with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 907 1,129 1,594
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 88.32% 88.41% 89.15%
Number of salaries quoted 773 975 1,399
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.23% +1.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Product Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Product Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Product Management 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 in Kent.

Salary trend for Product Management in Kent

Product Management
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Product Management in Kent over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Product Management in Kent

Product Management
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Product Management within the Kent region over the 6 months to 16 October 2018. 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
West Malling - 4 £51,250 -
Product Management
South East

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT jobs citing Product Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Product Management.

1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Electronics
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) C++
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded C++
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Web Development
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) Android
2 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (33.33%) Android Development
2 3 (33.33%) DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) Coaching
2 3 (33.33%) User Experience
2 3 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 3 (33.33%) Smart Home
3 2 (22.22%) PMO
3 2 (22.22%) Business Process Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (22.22%) Minimum Viable Product
3 2 (22.22%) Wireframes
3 2 (22.22%) User Stories
3 2 (22.22%) Use Case
3 2 (22.22%) Marketing
3 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (22.22%) UML
3 2 (22.22%) Workflow

Product Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

General
1 3 (33.33%) Electronics
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Lead DevOps
1 3 (33.33%) Software Team Leader
1 3 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Product Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) C++ Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Head of Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Head of IT
3 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Product Owner
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Software Product Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 3 (33.33%) Smart Home
1 3 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Android
1 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Android Development
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Coaching
2 3 (33.33%) DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (22.22%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (22.22%) Business Process Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) UML
3 2 (22.22%) Use Case
3 2 (22.22%) User Stories
3 2 (22.22%) Wireframes
3 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Product Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Value Proposition
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C++
1 3 (33.33%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) PMO