The table below looks at the statistics for Bug Management skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Bug Management over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Bug Management
UK
Rank 841 917 934
Rank change year-on-year
+76 +17
Permanent jobs citing Bug Management 4 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.010% 0.013%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.005% 0.011% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 8
Median salary £45,000 £53,750 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.27% +48.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,846 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £71,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £38,846 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.40% +10.98%

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
74108 87810 88690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.15% 87.70% 86.04%
Number of salaries quoted 61013 73052 73139
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Bug Management
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Bug Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 18 January 2017 within the UK.

Bug Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Bug Management
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bug Management within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +69 4 £45,000 -16.27%
East of England - 3 £42,500 -
Cambridge - 3 £42,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £42,500 -
London +55 1 £47,500 -29.62%

Bug Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing Bug Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Bug Management.

1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) C++
2 6 (60.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) Android
2 6 (60.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (40.00%) Confluence
3 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) JIRA
3 4 (40.00%) Test Management
4 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (30.00%) Physics
4 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) Change Management
4 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (30.00%) Unix
4 3 (30.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (30.00%) API Testing
5 2 (20.00%) VersionOne
5 2 (20.00%) Zephyr
5 2 (20.00%) System Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) BDD
5 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell

Bug Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) JUnit
2 2 (20.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) VersionOne
2 2 (20.00%) Zephyr
3 1 (10.00%) Android Studio
3 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) MSTest
3 1 (10.00%) TestLink
3 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (10.00%) Xcode
General
1 2 (20.00%) Electronics
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Development Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Lead Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Product Development Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) QA Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) QA Leader
3 2 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Software Development Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Test Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Chief Technology Officer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Junior QA Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (30.00%) Physics
2 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (10.00%) Statistics
3 1 (10.00%) Streaming Media
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Android
1 6 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Unix
4 1 (10.00%) CentOS
4 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Test Management
3 3 (30.00%) API Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (30.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) BDD
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) System Testing
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Kanban
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C++
1 6 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (20.00%) Korn
3 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Perforce
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat