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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bug Management
Rank 859 891 853
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -38
Permanent jobs citing Bug Management 24 16 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.014% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.027% 0.017% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 31
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -34.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £56,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -36.66%

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
89248 96221 87010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.53% 81.95% 79.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72491 78159 71532
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 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 2015 within the UK.

Bug Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Bug Management
Top 8 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 22 May 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
London +52 13 £60,000 -7.69% 2
England +32 13 £60,000 +46.34% 4
South Wales - 11 £40,000 -
Wales - 11 £40,000 -
Torfaen - 5 £35,000 -
Cwmbran - 5 £35,000 -
City of London +43 4 £75,000 +15.38%
Newport - 1 £37,000 -

Bug Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 32 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (52.00%) Linux
3 22 (44.00%) Regression Testing
4 21 (42.00%) JavaScript
4 21 (42.00%) Test Automation
5 20 (40.00%) Bash Shell
6 19 (38.00%) Cucumber
6 19 (38.00%) Jenkins
6 19 (38.00%) JUnit
6 19 (38.00%) Java
6 19 (38.00%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (36.00%) Test Management
7 18 (36.00%) JIRA
7 18 (36.00%) QA
8 17 (34.00%) Scrum
8 17 (34.00%) SQL
8 17 (34.00%) C++
9 16 (32.00%) Korn
10 15 (30.00%) Perl
10 15 (30.00%) Oracle
10 15 (30.00%) TCP/IP
10 15 (30.00%) BDD
11 14 (28.00%) ISEB
12 13 (26.00%) Apple iOS
12 13 (26.00%) Android
13 12 (24.00%) HTML
13 12 (24.00%) Finance
14 11 (22.00%) TDD
14 11 (22.00%) Banking
14 11 (22.00%) Client/Server

Bug Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (22.00%) Confluence
2 6 (12.00%) WebLogic
3 4 (8.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (8.00%) CMS
3 4 (8.00%) JBoss
3 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.00%) IIS
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (2.00%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Office
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (14.00%) Hyperion Enterprise
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (4.00%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.00%) Firewall
2 4 (8.00%) DVB
2 4 (8.00%) HTTP
2 4 (8.00%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (2.00%) Cognos Impromptu
5 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 19 (38.00%) Cucumber
1 19 (38.00%) Jenkins
1 19 (38.00%) JUnit
2 18 (36.00%) JIRA
3 10 (20.00%) Selenium
4 5 (10.00%) Appium
4 5 (10.00%) WebDriver
5 4 (8.00%) Maven
5 4 (8.00%) Bugzilla
5 4 (8.00%) Xcode
5 4 (8.00%) Subversion
5 4 (8.00%) LoadRunner
5 4 (8.00%) Eclipse
5 4 (8.00%) ClearCase
5 4 (8.00%) Ant
5 4 (8.00%) TestLink
5 4 (8.00%) Behat
6 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.00%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (24.00%) Finance
2 11 (22.00%) Banking
3 9 (18.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.00%) General Ledger
4 2 (4.00%) Private Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.00%) Games
5 1 (2.00%) Back Office
5 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (30.00%) Analyst
2 11 (22.00%) Test Engineer
3 10 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
3 10 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 8 (16.00%) Oracle Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Automation Test Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Software Development Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Functional Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) E-Business Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Tester
6 4 (8.00%) Test Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Development Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Automation Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) QA Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) QA Test Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.00%) HTML
2 5 (10.00%) SOAP
3 4 (8.00%) Silverlight
3 4 (8.00%) Flash
3 4 (8.00%) CSS
4 3 (6.00%) .NET
5 2 (4.00%) XML
6 1 (2.00%) REST
6 1 (2.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Client/Server
1 11 (22.00%) Mobile App
1 11 (22.00%) User Experience
2 8 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (16.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (14.00%) DTV
4 4 (8.00%) Statistics
5 2 (4.00%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.00%) Social Media
6 1 (2.00%) Social Gaming
6 1 (2.00%) Open Source
6 1 (2.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 26 (52.00%) Linux
2 13 (26.00%) Apple iOS
2 13 (26.00%) Android
3 10 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (16.00%) Windows
5 5 (10.00%) CentOS
6 4 (8.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (44.00%) Regression Testing
3 21 (42.00%) Test Automation
4 19 (38.00%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (36.00%) Test Management
6 17 (34.00%) Scrum
7 15 (30.00%) BDD
8 11 (22.00%) TDD
9 10 (20.00%) Product Management
9 10 (20.00%) Test Scripting
10 9 (18.00%) Software Engineering
11 8 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (16.00%) Automated Testing
11 8 (16.00%) Performance Management
11 8 (16.00%) Mentoring
12 7 (14.00%) Cyber Security
12 7 (14.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (12.00%) Analytics
14 5 (10.00%) Release Management
15 4 (8.00%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 19 (38.00%) Java
4 17 (34.00%) SQL
4 17 (34.00%) C++
5 16 (32.00%) Korn
6 15 (30.00%) Perl
7 10 (20.00%) Objective-C
8 9 (18.00%) Python
9 8 (16.00%) PHP
10 5 (10.00%) PL/SQL
11 4 (8.00%) C
12 1 (2.00%) Groovy
12 1 (2.00%) C#
12 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (28.00%) ISEB
2 8 (16.00%) Degree
3 3 (6.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (6.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (36.00%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) Oracle
2 11 (22.00%) Hyperion
3 10 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (8.00%) Perforce
4 4 (8.00%) Citrix
5 3 (6.00%) Google
6 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
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