The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for Supplier Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Supplier Management over the 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Supplier Management
South East / Kent
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 89 77
Permanent jobs citing Supplier Management 0 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent - 1.18% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.31% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 18
Median salary - £85,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +74.35%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £58,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.34% +16.00%  

Supplier Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 658 994 806
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 85.90% 89.87% 83.01%
Number of salaries quoted 548 857 723
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Supplier Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing Supplier Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Supplier Management in Kent

Supplier Management
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Supplier Management in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, IT jobs citing Supplier Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Supplier Management.

1 11 (84.62%) Project Management
1 11 (84.62%) Stakeholder Management
1 11 (84.62%) Software Testing
1 11 (84.62%) Test Strategy
2 10 (76.92%) Line Management
2 10 (76.92%) Mentoring
2 10 (76.92%) People Management
2 10 (76.92%) Process Improvement
3 9 (69.23%) HP
3 9 (69.23%) HP UFT
3 9 (69.23%) LoadRunner
3 9 (69.23%) Quality Management
3 9 (69.23%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (69.23%) JIRA
3 9 (69.23%) Test Management
3 9 (69.23%) Selenium
3 9 (69.23%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (61.54%) Legal
4 8 (61.54%) Degree
4 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
4 8 (61.54%) Configuration Management
4 8 (61.54%) Test Planning
5 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
5 2 (15.38%) Load Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
6 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Finance

Supplier 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:

Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) HP UFT
1 9 (69.23%) JIRA
1 9 (69.23%) LoadRunner
1 9 (69.23%) Selenium
General
1 8 (61.54%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Test Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Business Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Business Relationship Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Healthcare Manager
2 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Relationships Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Business Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Relationships Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
2 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
2 1 (7.69%) Test Team Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Project Management
1 11 (84.62%) Software Testing
1 11 (84.62%) Stakeholder Management
1 11 (84.62%) Test Strategy
2 10 (76.92%) Line Management
2 10 (76.92%) Mentoring
2 10 (76.92%) People Management
2 10 (76.92%) Process Improvement
3 9 (69.23%) Quality Management
3 9 (69.23%) Test Management
3 9 (69.23%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (61.54%) Configuration Management
4 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
4 8 (61.54%) Test Planning
5 2 (15.38%) Load Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Planning and Forecasting
6 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) HP