The table below looks at the statistics for Bug Management skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Bug Management over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bug Management
Rank 935 917 914
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -3
Permanent jobs citing Bug Management 8 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.016% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.009% 0.019% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 8
Average salary £42,500 £36,250 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.24% -32.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,846 £34,700 £42,050
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,846 £35,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+10.98% -14.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
88421 89510 88212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 86.81% 85.23% 84.88%
Number of salaries quoted 73412 73509 70144
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Bug Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Bug Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Bug Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Bug Management
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Bug Management within the UK.

Bug Management Salary Trend in the UK

Bug Management
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Bug Management over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 within the UK.

Bug Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Bug Management
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bug Management within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
England +5 8 £42,500 -12.82%
London +8 5 £42,500 -12.82%
South East +3 3 £38,846 -
Surrey - 2 £38,846 -
City of London +55 1 £70,000 +27.27%
Maidenhead - 1 £65,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £65,000 -

Bug Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Bug 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 Bug Management.

1 10 (58.82%) Java
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Python
3 7 (41.18%) QA
4 6 (35.29%) C++
4 6 (35.29%) HTML
5 5 (29.41%) Unix
5 5 (29.41%) Bugzilla
5 5 (29.41%) Scrum
5 5 (29.41%) Firewall
5 5 (29.41%) Selenium
5 5 (29.41%) Test Automation
6 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
6 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (23.53%) Android
6 4 (23.53%) Ruby
6 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
6 4 (23.53%) Cucumber
6 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (23.53%) CMS
6 4 (23.53%) Linux
6 4 (23.53%) JBoss
6 4 (23.53%) C
6 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
6 4 (23.53%) SQL
7 3 (17.65%) XML
7 3 (17.65%) HTTPS
7 3 (17.65%) ISEB
7 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
7 3 (17.65%) Broadband

Bug Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Bug 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 Bug Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (23.53%) CMS
1 4 (23.53%) JBoss
2 2 (11.76%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) Node.js
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 2 (11.76%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.76%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) Broadband
2 3 (17.65%) HTTP
2 3 (17.65%) HTTPS
3 2 (11.76%) DVB
3 2 (11.76%) Internet
3 2 (11.76%) Multicast
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Big Data
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Bugzilla
1 5 (29.41%) Selenium
2 4 (23.53%) Cucumber
3 3 (17.65%) JIRA
4 2 (11.76%) Ant
4 2 (11.76%) Appium
4 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
4 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
4 2 (11.76%) JUnit
4 2 (11.76%) LabVIEW
4 2 (11.76%) Maven
4 2 (11.76%) Subversion
4 2 (11.76%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) QA Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Product Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Quality Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Tester
3 2 (11.76%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Automation Tester
3 2 (11.76%) Digital Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) DTV Tester
3 2 (11.76%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) QA Automation Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Selenium Tester
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Test Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Principal Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Security Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Test Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Test Automation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) HTML
2 3 (17.65%) XML
3 2 (11.76%) CSS
3 2 (11.76%) CSS3
3 2 (11.76%) Flash
3 2 (11.76%) HTML5
3 2 (11.76%) jQuery
3 2 (11.76%) JSON
3 2 (11.76%) Middleware
3 2 (11.76%) RESTful
3 2 (11.76%) Silverlight
3 2 (11.76%) SOAP
3 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (5.88%) Google Maps API
4 1 (5.88%) Spring
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) DTV
3 2 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (11.76%) Internet of Things
3 2 (11.76%) iPhone
3 2 (11.76%) IPTV
3 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
3 2 (11.76%) MHEG
3 2 (11.76%) MPEG
3 2 (11.76%) Smart Meter
3 2 (11.76%) Smartphone
3 2 (11.76%) STB
3 2 (11.76%) User Experience
3 2 (11.76%) Video on Demand
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Unix
2 4 (23.53%) Android
2 4 (23.53%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
3 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Scrum
2 5 (29.41%) Test Automation
3 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Automation Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Coaching
4 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 3 (17.65%) Test Management
4 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
5 2 (11.76%) Android Development
5 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Content Management
5 2 (11.76%) iOS Development
5 2 (11.76%) Malware Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) SDLC
5 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
5 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) Python
3 6 (35.29%) C++
4 4 (23.53%) C
4 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) Ruby
4 4 (23.53%) SQL
5 2 (11.76%) Perl
5 2 (11.76%) PHP
5 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ISEB
1 3 (17.65%) ISEB Practitioner
1 3 (17.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Citrix
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Google