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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bug Management
Rank 858 880 844
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -36
Permanent jobs citing Bug Management 32 25 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.022% 0.033%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.036% 0.027% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 34
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £34,500 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £66,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +1.33%

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
89980 92954 86606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.18% 82.35% 80.11%
Number of salaries quoted 72926 74482 71399
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +12 23 £55,000 - 1
London +7 17 £57,500 -11.53%
South Wales - 9 £40,000 -
Wales - 9 £40,000 -
Cwmbran - 6 £38,750 -
Torfaen - 6 £38,750 -
City of London +7 5 £75,000 +15.38%
South East +3 3 - -
East Midlands - 3 £30,000 -
Northampton - 3 £30,000 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £30,000 -

Bug Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 29 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (54.35%) Linux
3 22 (47.83%) JIRA
4 21 (45.65%) Bash Shell
4 21 (45.65%) Jenkins
5 19 (41.30%) QA
5 19 (41.30%) SQL
5 19 (41.30%) Regression Testing
6 18 (39.13%) Scrum
7 17 (36.96%) Korn
7 17 (36.96%) JUnit
7 17 (36.96%) Java
8 16 (34.78%) Perl
8 16 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (34.78%) BDD
9 15 (32.61%) Cucumber
10 13 (28.26%) Test Automation
10 13 (28.26%) Test Management
10 13 (28.26%) TCP/IP
11 12 (26.09%) Red Hat
11 12 (26.09%) TDD
11 12 (26.09%) Confluence
12 11 (23.91%) ISEB
12 11 (23.91%) Finance
12 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
13 10 (21.74%) Oracle
13 10 (21.74%) Client/Server
13 10 (21.74%) Banking
13 10 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (21.74%) Selenium

Bug Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 12 (26.09%) Confluence
2 2 (4.35%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (13.04%) Hyperion Enterprise
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle FAH
4 1 (2.17%) Hyperion Planning
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.26%) TCP/IP
2 6 (13.04%) HTTP
3 4 (8.70%) DVB
4 2 (4.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.17%) Cognos Impromptu
4 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 22 (47.83%) JIRA
2 21 (45.65%) Jenkins
3 17 (36.96%) JUnit
4 15 (32.61%) Cucumber
5 10 (21.74%) Selenium
6 7 (15.22%) TestLink
7 5 (10.87%) WebDriver
8 4 (8.70%) Appium
8 4 (8.70%) Bugzilla
8 4 (8.70%) Xcode
8 4 (8.70%) Subversion
8 4 (8.70%) ClearCase
8 4 (8.70%) Eclipse
8 4 (8.70%) LoadRunner
8 4 (8.70%) Behat
9 3 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (4.35%) Fiddler
11 1 (2.17%) SoapUI
11 1 (2.17%) JMeter
11 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (23.91%) Finance
2 10 (21.74%) Banking
3 7 (15.22%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.35%) General Ledger
4 2 (4.35%) Private Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.17%) Games
5 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Analyst
2 10 (21.74%) Test Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Software Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) Oracle Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Automation Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Development Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Automation Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Tester
6 4 (8.70%) Test Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Automation Test Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) E-Business Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) QA Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Software Development Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Functional Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) QA Test Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) QA Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) C Software Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) HTML
2 5 (10.87%) .NET
3 4 (8.70%) CSS
4 2 (4.35%) XML
5 1 (2.17%) REST
5 1 (2.17%) SOAP
5 1 (2.17%) Web Services
5 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Client/Server
1 10 (21.74%) User Experience
2 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.22%) Mobile App
2 7 (15.22%) Management Information System
3 6 (13.04%) DTV
4 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
5 4 (8.70%) Statistics
6 2 (4.35%) Mainframe
7 1 (2.17%) Blog
7 1 (2.17%) Open Source
7 1 (2.17%) Social Media
7 1 (2.17%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 25 (54.35%) Linux
2 10 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (17.39%) CentOS
4 7 (15.22%) Apple iOS
4 7 (15.22%) Android
4 7 (15.22%) Windows
5 6 (13.04%) UNIX
6 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (41.30%) Regression Testing
3 18 (39.13%) Scrum
4 16 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (34.78%) BDD
5 13 (28.26%) Test Automation
5 13 (28.26%) Test Management
6 12 (26.09%) TDD
7 10 (21.74%) Product Management
8 8 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (17.39%) Automated Testing
9 7 (15.22%) Test Scripting
9 7 (15.22%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (15.22%) Load Testing
10 6 (13.04%) Analytics
10 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
10 6 (13.04%) Performance Management
11 4 (8.70%) Build Automation
11 4 (8.70%) User Stories
11 4 (8.70%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 21 (45.65%) Bash Shell
2 19 (41.30%) SQL
3 17 (36.96%) Java
3 17 (36.96%) Korn
4 16 (34.78%) Perl
5 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
6 9 (19.57%) C++
7 8 (17.39%) PHP
7 8 (17.39%) Python
7 8 (17.39%) Objective-C
8 5 (10.87%) PL/SQL
9 2 (4.35%) Groovy
9 2 (4.35%) Ruby
9 2 (4.35%) C
9 2 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) ISEB
2 4 (8.70%) Degree
3 3 (6.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (41.30%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Red Hat
2 10 (21.74%) Oracle
3 9 (19.57%) Hyperion
4 5 (10.87%) Perforce
5 3 (6.52%) Google
5 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
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