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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bug Management
Rank 866 856 861
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs citing Bug Management 14 23 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.021% 0.029%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.015% 0.026% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 21
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -36.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £52,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%

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
90932 88246 90704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.30% 81.87% 79.61%
Number of salaries quoted 74972 70714 77273
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Bug Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Bug Management
Top 14 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 24 December 2014. 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 -19 6 £55,000 +69.23% 1
South Wales - 6 £35,750 -
Wales - 6 £35,750 -
London -17 4 £55,000 +29.41%
Cwmbran - 3 £34,000 -
Torfaen - 3 £34,000 -
City of London +11 2 - -
Edinburgh - 2 £35,000 -
Newport - 2 £35,750 -
Scotland - 2 £35,000 -
East of England -17 1 - -
South East -17 1 - - 1
Peterborough - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -

Bug Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 26 (74.29%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (48.57%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (45.71%) SQL
3 16 (45.71%) Scrum
3 16 (45.71%) Jenkins
4 15 (42.86%) Linux
5 14 (40.00%) JIRA
6 13 (37.14%) Windows
6 13 (37.14%) TCP/IP
6 13 (37.14%) QA
7 12 (34.29%) Regression Testing
7 12 (34.29%) Confluence
8 11 (31.43%) C++
8 11 (31.43%) Perl
8 11 (31.43%) TDD
8 11 (31.43%) Bash Shell
9 10 (28.57%) Python
9 10 (28.57%) Korn
9 10 (28.57%) BDD
10 9 (25.71%) C
10 9 (25.71%) UNIX
10 9 (25.71%) HTTP
10 9 (25.71%) Red Hat
10 9 (25.71%) Fiddler
10 9 (25.71%) Test Management
10 9 (25.71%) CentOS
10 9 (25.71%) Product Management
11 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
11 8 (22.86%) DTV
11 8 (22.86%) Finance

Bug Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 12 (34.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (37.14%) TCP/IP
2 9 (25.71%) HTTP
3 7 (20.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.71%) MySQL
3 2 (5.71%) DB2
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (45.71%) Jenkins
2 14 (40.00%) JIRA
3 9 (25.71%) Fiddler
4 8 (22.86%) Selenium
4 8 (22.86%) TestLink
5 6 (17.14%) JUnit
5 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (14.29%) Cucumber
7 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
7 3 (8.57%) JMeter
8 2 (5.71%) Bugzilla
8 2 (5.71%) NUnit
8 2 (5.71%) CruiseControl
8 2 (5.71%) Subversion
8 2 (5.71%) WebDriver
8 2 (5.71%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 2 (5.71%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (2.86%) Redmine
9 1 (2.86%) Hudson
9 1 (2.86%) ClearCase
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Retail
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Test Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Software Test Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Software Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) C Software Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 4 (11.43%) Tester
5 3 (8.57%) QA Tester
5 3 (8.57%) QA Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Web Tester
6 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Senior QA Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) iOS Developer
6 2 (5.71%) QA Leader
6 2 (5.71%) QA Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Test Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) .NET
2 4 (11.43%) Web Services
3 3 (8.57%) JSON
4 2 (5.71%) XML
4 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.71%) REST
5 1 (2.86%) HTML
5 1 (2.86%) CSS
5 1 (2.86%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (2.86%) OAuth
5 1 (2.86%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) DTV
2 5 (14.29%) User Experience
3 4 (11.43%) Mobile App
4 3 (8.57%) Client/Server
5 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.86%) Social Media
6 1 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.86%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Linux
2 13 (37.14%) Windows
3 9 (25.71%) UNIX
3 9 (25.71%) CentOS
4 4 (11.43%) Apple iOS
4 4 (11.43%) Android
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.57%) Windows XP
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.86%) Debian
7 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (74.29%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (48.57%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (45.71%) Scrum
4 12 (34.29%) Regression Testing
5 11 (31.43%) TDD
6 10 (28.57%) BDD
7 9 (25.71%) Test Management
7 9 (25.71%) Product Management
8 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
9 5 (14.29%) Automated Testing
10 4 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (8.57%) Load Testing
11 3 (8.57%) Automation Testing
11 3 (8.57%) Manual Testing
11 3 (8.57%) Test Scripting
11 3 (8.57%) Performance Monitoring
12 2 (5.71%) Cyber Security
12 2 (5.71%) iOS Development
12 2 (5.71%) Multithreading
12 2 (5.71%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) SQL
2 11 (31.43%) Perl
2 11 (31.43%) C++
2 11 (31.43%) Bash Shell
3 10 (28.57%) Python
3 10 (28.57%) Korn
4 9 (25.71%) C
5 7 (20.00%) C#
5 7 (20.00%) Java
5 7 (20.00%) Ruby
6 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
7 3 (8.57%) Objective-C
8 2 (5.71%) Groovy
8 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.71%) VBScript
9 1 (2.86%) VBA
9 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (37.14%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Red Hat
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.57%) Perforce
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle
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