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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bugzilla
Rank 240 241 244
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Bugzilla 6 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.097% 0.12% 0.097%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.52% 0.78% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 6
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +44.23%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Bugzilla
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1165 1022 1115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 18.89% 14.92% 15.52%
Number of salaries quoted 972 900 964
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

Bugzilla
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Bugzilla across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Bugzilla Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Bugzilla
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Bugzilla across the North West region.

Bugzilla Salary Trend in the North West

Bugzilla
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bugzilla within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Manchester -1 4 £27,500 -26.66%
Lancashire -11 1 £31,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £30,000 -
Bugzilla
England

Bugzilla
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Bugzilla 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 Bugzilla.

1 11 (91.67%) JIRA
1 11 (91.67%) QA
1 11 (91.67%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (83.33%) Mentoring
3 8 (66.67%) System Testing
3 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) ISEB
5 4 (33.33%) Time Management
5 4 (33.33%) Interactive TV
5 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 4 (33.33%) Degree
5 4 (33.33%) Internet
6 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (25.00%) HP
6 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) Use Case
6 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Selenium
7 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
7 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (8.33%) C#
7 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
7 1 (8.33%) .NET

Bugzilla
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Bugzilla 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 Bugzilla. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) JIRA
2 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium
3 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Test Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Test Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Tester
2 5 (41.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Interactive TV
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Mentoring
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) System Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Time Management
3 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Use Case
4 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) ISEB
2 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 4 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (91.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (91.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft