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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bug Management
Rank 894 867 869
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +2
Permanent jobs citing Bug Management 21 9 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.008% 0.039%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.022% 0.010% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 19
Average salary £43,750 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.45% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,300 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -20.00%

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
93409 86961 92486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.00% 81.30% 79.03%
Number of salaries quoted 74709 71382 77947
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 September 2014 within the UK.

Bug Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Bug Management
Top 12 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 September 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 -38 16 £50,000 -9.09% 2
London -3 13 £52,500 -12.50% 2
South Wales - 5 £34,000 - 1
Wales - 5 £34,000 - 1
Torfaen - 4 £34,000 - 1
Cwmbran - 4 £34,000 - 1
East of England - 2 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £45,000 -
Surrey - 1 - -
South East - 1 - -
New Malden - 1 £37,500 -
Peterborough - 1 - -

Bug Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (44.74%) Jenkins
3 15 (39.47%) Mobile App
4 13 (34.21%) QA
4 13 (34.21%) Finance
5 12 (31.58%) Regression Testing
5 12 (31.58%) Confluence
6 11 (28.95%) Retail
6 11 (28.95%) SQL
7 10 (26.32%) Windows
8 9 (23.68%) Linux
8 9 (23.68%) C
8 9 (23.68%) C++
8 9 (23.68%) Android
8 9 (23.68%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (23.68%) Test Planning
9 8 (21.05%) Ruby
9 8 (21.05%) Git (software)
9 8 (21.05%) Perl
9 8 (21.05%) Python
9 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
9 8 (21.05%) Scrum
10 7 (18.42%) HTTP
10 7 (18.42%) C#
10 7 (18.42%) Test Automation
10 7 (18.42%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 7 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (18.42%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (18.42%) Software Testing

Bug Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (31.58%) Confluence
2 2 (5.26%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
2 7 (18.42%) HTTP
3 5 (13.16%) Wireshark
4 2 (5.26%) LTE
4 2 (5.26%) 3G
5 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) 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%) DB2
3 2 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (44.74%) Jenkins
2 8 (21.05%) Git (software)
3 7 (18.42%) Fiddler
3 7 (18.42%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 6 (15.79%) JIRA
5 5 (13.16%) CruiseControl
5 5 (13.16%) TestLink
6 4 (10.53%) Subversion
6 4 (10.53%) Bugzilla
6 4 (10.53%) Redmine
6 4 (10.53%) Hudson
7 3 (7.89%) CMake
7 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (7.89%) Ant
7 3 (7.89%) Maven
7 3 (7.89%) Selenium
8 2 (5.26%) JMeter
8 2 (5.26%) NUnit
8 2 (5.26%) WebDriver
8 2 (5.26%) Selenium IDE
General
1 13 (34.21%) Finance
2 11 (28.95%) Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) Software Engineer
1 7 (18.42%) Consultant
1 7 (18.42%) Test Consultant
2 6 (15.79%) Analyst
2 6 (15.79%) Tester
3 5 (13.16%) Applications Support
3 5 (13.16%) Test Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Software Test Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Test Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Build and Release Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Release Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) C Software Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Web Tester
5 3 (7.89%) Developer
5 3 (7.89%) QA Tester
5 3 (7.89%) QA Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Test Leader
6 2 (5.26%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) .NET
2 3 (7.89%) Web Services
2 3 (7.89%) JSON
3 2 (5.26%) REST
3 2 (5.26%) XML
3 2 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.63%) OAuth
4 1 (2.63%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Mobile App
2 7 (18.42%) User Experience
3 4 (10.53%) DTV
4 3 (7.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.63%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) Windows
2 9 (23.68%) Linux
2 9 (23.68%) Android
3 6 (15.79%) UNIX
4 5 (13.16%) CentOS
5 4 (10.53%) Debian
5 4 (10.53%) Ubuntu
6 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (7.89%) Windows XP
6 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
6 3 (7.89%) Apple iOS
6 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (31.58%) Regression Testing
3 9 (23.68%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (23.68%) Test Planning
4 8 (21.05%) Scrum
5 7 (18.42%) Test Automation
5 7 (18.42%) Test Management
5 7 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (18.42%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (18.42%) Software Testing
6 6 (15.79%) TDD
6 6 (15.79%) Product Management
7 5 (13.16%) BDD
8 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
9 3 (7.89%) Automated Testing
9 3 (7.89%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (5.26%) OO
10 2 (5.26%) Performance Testing
10 2 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) SQL
2 9 (23.68%) C
2 9 (23.68%) C++
3 8 (21.05%) Perl
3 8 (21.05%) Ruby
3 8 (21.05%) Python
4 7 (18.42%) C#
5 5 (13.16%) Korn
5 5 (13.16%) PowerShell
5 5 (13.16%) Bash Shell
6 3 (7.89%) Java
7 2 (5.26%) PHP
7 2 (5.26%) VBScript
7 2 (5.26%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.63%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (34.21%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) Red Hat
2 5 (13.16%) Perforce
3 3 (7.89%) MKS
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