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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bug Management
Rank 852 859 855
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Bug Management 14 16 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.015% 0.028%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.016% 0.019% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 24
Average salary £36,250 £46,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.62% -15.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £26,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £26,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+32.07% -11.66%

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
86105 85797 88471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.69% 82.28% 80.11%
Number of salaries quoted 70901 68441 74950
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 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
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 29 January 2015 within the UK.

Bug Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Bug Management
Top 11 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 29 January 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
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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 +6 6 £55,000 +18.91% 2
South Wales - 6 £37,500 -
Wales - 6 £37,500 -
London -10 4 £55,000 +7.31% 1
Cwmbran - 4 £37,500 -
Torfaen - 4 £37,500 -
City of London - 3 £55,000 - 1
South East -24 2 - -
Edinburgh - 2 £35,000 -
Scotland - 2 £35,000 -
Newport - 1 £34,000 -

Bug Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (52.63%) Linux
3 19 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 17 (44.74%) Scrum
4 17 (44.74%) SQL
5 16 (42.11%) JIRA
5 16 (42.11%) Bash Shell
6 15 (39.47%) TCP/IP
7 14 (36.84%) Perl
7 14 (36.84%) Korn
7 14 (36.84%) Confluence
8 13 (34.21%) QA
8 13 (34.21%) TDD
8 13 (34.21%) Windows
8 13 (34.21%) Regression Testing
9 12 (31.58%) BDD
10 11 (28.95%) CentOS
10 11 (28.95%) HTTP
10 11 (28.95%) Red Hat
10 11 (28.95%) Test Management
11 10 (26.32%) Python
11 10 (26.32%) Java
11 10 (26.32%) Product Management
11 10 (26.32%) TestLink
12 9 (23.68%) C++
12 9 (23.68%) JUnit
12 9 (23.68%) UNIX
13 8 (21.05%) DTV
13 8 (21.05%) Finance

Bug Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 14 (36.84%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (5.26%) Hyperion Enterprise
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (39.47%) TCP/IP
2 11 (28.95%) HTTP
3 6 (15.79%) Wireshark
4 3 (7.89%) DVB
5 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.63%) MySQL
4 1 (2.63%) DB2
4 1 (2.63%) Cognos Impromptu
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 16 (42.11%) JIRA
3 10 (26.32%) TestLink
4 9 (23.68%) JUnit
5 8 (21.05%) Cucumber
6 7 (18.42%) Selenium
6 7 (18.42%) Fiddler
7 5 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (7.89%) Subversion
8 3 (7.89%) Bugzilla
8 3 (7.89%) Xcode
8 3 (7.89%) Eclipse
8 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
9 2 (5.26%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 2 (5.26%) ClearCase
9 2 (5.26%) JMeter
10 1 (2.63%) CruiseControl
10 1 (2.63%) NUnit
10 1 (2.63%) Redmine
10 1 (2.63%) Hudson
General
1 8 (21.05%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.26%) Private Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Games
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Test Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) Software Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Software Test Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) C Software Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Applications Support
5 4 (10.53%) QA Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Software Development Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Tester
6 3 (7.89%) Development Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Web Tester
7 2 (5.26%) iOS Developer
7 2 (5.26%) QA Leader
7 2 (5.26%) QA Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Business Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) HTML
2 4 (10.53%) .NET
3 3 (7.89%) JSON
3 3 (7.89%) Web Services
4 2 (5.26%) REST
4 2 (5.26%) XML
4 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.26%) CSS
5 1 (2.63%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (2.63%) iOS SDK
5 1 (2.63%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) DTV
1 8 (21.05%) User Experience
2 6 (15.79%) Client/Server
3 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.89%) Statistics
3 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.26%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.63%) Blog
5 1 (2.63%) Derivative
5 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.63%) Social Media
5 1 (2.63%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 20 (52.63%) Linux
2 13 (34.21%) Windows
3 11 (28.95%) CentOS
4 9 (23.68%) UNIX
5 5 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (10.53%) Apple iOS
7 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (7.89%) Windows XP
7 3 (7.89%) Android
7 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
7 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.63%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (44.74%) Scrum
4 13 (34.21%) TDD
4 13 (34.21%) Regression Testing
5 12 (31.58%) BDD
6 11 (28.95%) Test Management
7 10 (26.32%) Product Management
8 7 (18.42%) Test Automation
9 4 (10.53%) Automated Testing
10 3 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (7.89%) Load Testing
10 3 (7.89%) Manual Testing
10 3 (7.89%) Automation Testing
10 3 (7.89%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (5.26%) Cyber Security
11 2 (5.26%) Build Automation
11 2 (5.26%) Analytics
11 2 (5.26%) iOS Development
11 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) SQL
2 16 (42.11%) Bash Shell
3 14 (36.84%) Perl
3 14 (36.84%) Korn
4 10 (26.32%) Python
4 10 (26.32%) Java
5 9 (23.68%) C++
6 7 (18.42%) C
7 6 (15.79%) Objective-C
7 6 (15.79%) Ruby
8 5 (13.16%) C#
8 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
9 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
10 2 (5.26%) PHP
10 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
10 2 (5.26%) Groovy
11 1 (2.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) ISEB
2 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (34.21%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Red Hat
2 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.16%) Perforce
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle
5 2 (5.26%) Hyperion
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