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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bug Management
Rank 889 910 868
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -42
Permanent jobs citing Bug Management 9 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.015% 0.015%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.010% 0.018% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 16
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +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
92776 96821 88019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.86% 82.75% 81.05%
Number of salaries quoted 75982 77929 71900
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 3 August 2015 within the UK.

Bug Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Bug Management
Top 10 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 3 August 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
Wales +5 6 £35,000 +4.47%
South Wales +2 6 £35,000 +4.47%
Cwmbran - 4 £35,000 -
Torfaen - 4 £35,000 -
England +8 3 £50,000 +17.64% 2
London +13 2 £62,500 +25.00% 2
South East +9 1 £32,500 -
Newport - 1 £37,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £32,500 -
City of London - 1 £75,000 -

Bug Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 28 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 20 (47.62%) Regression Testing
3 19 (45.24%) C++
3 19 (45.24%) Test Automation
4 18 (42.86%) Linux
5 17 (40.48%) Test Management
5 17 (40.48%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (35.71%) Java
6 15 (35.71%) JUnit
6 15 (35.71%) Cucumber
7 14 (33.33%) ISEB
7 14 (33.33%) JIRA
8 13 (30.95%) Android
8 13 (30.95%) Oracle
8 13 (30.95%) Apple iOS
8 13 (30.95%) Jenkins
9 12 (28.57%) Bash Shell
9 12 (28.57%) SQL
9 12 (28.57%) QA
10 11 (26.19%) Scrum
10 11 (26.19%) TCP/IP
10 11 (26.19%) BDD
10 11 (26.19%) Mobile App
11 10 (23.81%) Korn
11 10 (23.81%) Test Scripting
12 9 (21.43%) Selenium
12 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
12 9 (21.43%) Investment Banking
12 9 (21.43%) Finance

Bug Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 7 (16.67%) Confluence
2 6 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 4 (9.52%) IIS
3 4 (9.52%) JBoss
3 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 4 (9.52%) WebSphere
3 4 (9.52%) CMS
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (2.38%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Office
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (11.90%) Hyperion Enterprise
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle FAH
4 2 (4.76%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.19%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.52%) Firewall
2 4 (9.52%) Multicast
3 1 (2.38%) DVB
3 1 (2.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (35.71%) JUnit
1 15 (35.71%) Cucumber
2 14 (33.33%) JIRA
3 13 (30.95%) Jenkins
4 9 (21.43%) Selenium
5 5 (11.90%) WebDriver
5 5 (11.90%) Appium
6 4 (9.52%) Maven
6 4 (9.52%) Behat
6 4 (9.52%) LoadRunner
6 4 (9.52%) Ant
7 2 (4.76%) Subversion
7 2 (4.76%) Bugzilla
7 2 (4.76%) ClearCase
8 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.38%) Xcode
8 1 (2.38%) TestLink
8 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
1 9 (21.43%) Banking
1 9 (21.43%) Investment Banking
2 2 (4.76%) General Ledger
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Back Office
3 1 (2.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Analyst
2 11 (26.19%) Test Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) Automation Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) Test Automation Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) Oracle Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Automation Test Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Automation Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Tester
6 4 (9.52%) Test Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Functional Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) QA Test Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Hyperion Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) QA Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) E-Business Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) QA Leader
8 2 (4.76%) QA Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) HTML
2 5 (11.90%) SOAP
3 4 (9.52%) Flash
3 4 (9.52%) Silverlight
4 3 (7.14%) .NET
5 2 (4.76%) CSS
5 2 (4.76%) XML
6 1 (2.38%) RESTful
6 1 (2.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Mobile App
2 9 (21.43%) DTV
3 7 (16.67%) Client/Server
3 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 7 (16.67%) User Experience
4 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
5 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.38%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 18 (42.86%) Linux
2 13 (30.95%) Android
2 13 (30.95%) Apple iOS
3 6 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (14.29%) Windows
4 2 (4.76%) UNIX
5 1 (2.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (47.62%) Regression Testing
3 19 (45.24%) Test Automation
4 17 (40.48%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (40.48%) Test Management
5 11 (26.19%) Scrum
5 11 (26.19%) BDD
6 10 (23.81%) Test Scripting
7 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
7 9 (21.43%) Cyber Security
8 8 (19.05%) Mentoring
8 8 (19.05%) Automated Testing
9 7 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (16.67%) TDD
9 7 (16.67%) Product Management
9 7 (16.67%) SDLC
10 6 (14.29%) Performance Management
10 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (11.90%) Release Management
12 4 (9.52%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 19 (45.24%) C++
3 15 (35.71%) Java
4 12 (28.57%) SQL
4 12 (28.57%) Bash Shell
5 10 (23.81%) Korn
6 9 (21.43%) Perl
7 7 (16.67%) Objective-C
8 6 (14.29%) Python
8 6 (14.29%) PHP
9 4 (9.52%) C
10 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
11 1 (2.38%) C#
11 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) ISEB
2 7 (16.67%) Degree
3 3 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (7.14%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Oracle
2 9 (21.43%) Hyperion
3 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 4 (9.52%) Citrix
5 3 (7.14%) Google
6 1 (2.38%) Perforce
6 1 (2.38%) EMC
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