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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bug Management
Rank 882 853 847
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -6
Permanent jobs citing Bug Management 21 11 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.010% 0.030%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.023% 0.013% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 19
Average salary £42,500 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £37,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-9.33% -42.30%

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
93065 86613 92507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.64% 79.38% 77.74%
Number of salaries quoted 74277 70760 78574
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 2014 within the UK.

Bug Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Bug Management
Top 11 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 20 August 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 -6 18 £45,000 -25.00% 1
London -8 11 £51,250 -14.58% 1
Surrey - 4 £32,500 -
South East - 4 £32,500 -
East of England 0 3 £45,000 +20.00%
South Wales - 3 £34,000 - 1
Wales - 3 £34,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 £45,000 -
Cambridge - 3 £45,000 -
Cwmbran - 2 £34,000 - 1
Torfaen - 2 £34,000 - 1

Bug Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 15 (40.54%) Continuous Integration
1 15 (40.54%) Mobile App
2 14 (37.84%) QA
2 14 (37.84%) Finance
3 13 (35.14%) Jenkins
4 12 (32.43%) Regression Testing
4 12 (32.43%) Retail
5 10 (27.03%) SQL
6 9 (24.32%) .NET
6 9 (24.32%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (24.32%) Confluence
6 9 (24.32%) Android
6 9 (24.32%) Software Testing
7 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (18.92%) Perl
8 7 (18.92%) Windows
8 7 (18.92%) Linux
8 7 (18.92%) Python
8 7 (18.92%) Ruby
8 7 (18.92%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
9 6 (16.22%) Test Automation
9 6 (16.22%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 6 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (16.22%) C
9 6 (16.22%) C++
9 6 (16.22%) Scrum
10 5 (13.51%) Perforce
10 5 (13.51%) CruiseControl
10 5 (13.51%) C#

Bug Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 9 (24.32%) Confluence
2 2 (5.41%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.11%) Wireshark
2 3 (8.11%) HTTP
3 2 (5.41%) LTE
3 2 (5.41%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) DB2
3 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (35.14%) Jenkins
2 6 (16.22%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
3 5 (13.51%) CruiseControl
4 4 (10.81%) Subversion
4 4 (10.81%) Maven
4 4 (10.81%) Ant
4 4 (10.81%) Bugzilla
4 4 (10.81%) Fiddler
4 4 (10.81%) Redmine
4 4 (10.81%) CMake
4 4 (10.81%) Hudson
5 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (8.11%) JIRA
5 3 (8.11%) Selenium
6 2 (5.41%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (5.41%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.70%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (2.70%) JMeter
General
1 14 (37.84%) Finance
2 12 (32.43%) Retail
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.70%) Publishing
4 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Analyst
2 9 (24.32%) Test Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Consultant
3 7 (18.92%) Test Consultant
4 6 (16.22%) Software Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Test Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) QA Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Applications Support
6 4 (10.81%) Release Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Build and Release Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Automated Test Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Tester
7 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.41%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Software Test Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Test Leader
8 2 (5.41%) QA Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) .NET
2 3 (8.11%) Web Services
3 2 (5.41%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (40.54%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) DTV
4 1 (2.70%) Derivative
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Android
2 7 (18.92%) Windows
2 7 (18.92%) Linux
3 4 (10.81%) Debian
3 4 (10.81%) Ubuntu
3 4 (10.81%) UNIX
4 3 (8.11%) CentOS
5 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (32.43%) Regression Testing
3 9 (24.32%) Software Testing
3 9 (24.32%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (18.92%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (16.22%) Scrum
6 6 (16.22%) Test Automation
6 6 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (13.51%) Test Strategy
7 5 (13.51%) Test Management
8 4 (10.81%) Product Management
8 4 (10.81%) Workflow
8 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
8 4 (10.81%) Project Management
9 3 (8.11%) TDD
9 3 (8.11%) Automated Testing
9 3 (8.11%) BDD
10 2 (5.41%) Agile Project Management
10 2 (5.41%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) SQL
2 7 (18.92%) Perl
2 7 (18.92%) Python
2 7 (18.92%) Ruby
3 6 (16.22%) C
3 6 (16.22%) C++
4 5 (13.51%) C#
5 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
6 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
6 3 (8.11%) Korn
7 2 (5.41%) Java
7 2 (5.41%) PHP
8 1 (2.70%) VBScript
8 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (37.84%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
1 5 (13.51%) Perforce
2 4 (10.81%) MKS
3 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
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