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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Bug Management
UK
Rank 857 944 932
Rank change year-on-year
+87 -12
Permanent jobs citing Bug Management 5 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.008% 0.021%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.007% 0.009% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 12
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.82%
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
74514 90394 91285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.73% 88.27% 86.69%
Number of salaries quoted 61291 75075 74756
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 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +71 5 £42,500 -
East of England - 4 £42,500 -
Cambridge - 4 £42,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £42,500 -
London +60 1 £47,500 +11.76%

Bug Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 (87.50%) C++
1 7 (87.50%) Python
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (50.00%) Unix
3 4 (50.00%) Change Management
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 4 (50.00%) Physics
3 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (50.00%) Android
3 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (37.50%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) Perl
5 2 (25.00%) PHP
5 2 (25.00%) JUnit
5 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
5 2 (25.00%) Objective-C
5 2 (25.00%) VersionOne
5 2 (25.00%) JIRA
5 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (25.00%) Confluence
5 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (25.00%) Test Management
5 2 (25.00%) Korn
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Statistics

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 2 (25.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) JUnit
1 2 (25.00%) VersionOne
2 1 (12.50%) Android Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) TestLink
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Development Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Product Development Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Software Development Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (12.50%) Streaming Media
3 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Android
2 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) CentOS
3 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Change Management
1 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (50.00%) Physics
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (12.50%) API Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) DRM
3 1 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Statistics
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C++
1 7 (87.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Korn
3 2 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Perforce
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat