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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bug Management
Rank 870 897 839
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -58
Permanent jobs citing Bug Management 34 23 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.019% 0.037%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.037% 0.023% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 38
Average salary £42,500 £53,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.93% -10.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £34,250 £48,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £66,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £38,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.60% -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
91992 98335 88405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.29% 81.99% 80.14%
Number of salaries quoted 74417 79340 72665
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 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 5 May 2015 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 5 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
England +44 24 £60,000 +11.62% 1
London +24 19 £60,000 -7.69% 1
South Wales - 10 £40,000 - 1
Wales - 10 £40,000 - 1
Torfaen - 6 £35,000 -
Cwmbran - 6 £35,000 -
City of London +37 4 £75,000 +15.38% 1
East Midlands - 3 £30,000 -
Northampton - 3 £30,000 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £30,000 -
South East +16 2 - -

Bug Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 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 28 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (50.00%) Linux
3 19 (41.30%) Regression Testing
3 19 (41.30%) Test Automation
4 18 (39.13%) Bash Shell
5 17 (36.96%) Jenkins
5 17 (36.96%) QA
5 17 (36.96%) JavaScript
6 16 (34.78%) SQL
6 16 (34.78%) JUnit
6 16 (34.78%) Java
6 16 (34.78%) JIRA
6 16 (34.78%) Test Management
6 16 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (34.78%) Cucumber
7 15 (32.61%) Scrum
8 14 (30.43%) Oracle
8 14 (30.43%) Korn
9 13 (28.26%) Perl
9 13 (28.26%) C++
9 13 (28.26%) ISEB
9 13 (28.26%) BDD
10 12 (26.09%) TCP/IP
10 12 (26.09%) Finance
11 11 (23.91%) Banking
11 11 (23.91%) Hyperion
11 11 (23.91%) HTML
12 10 (21.74%) Red Hat
12 10 (21.74%) Oracle EBS
12 10 (21.74%) Apple iOS

Bug Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 9 (19.57%) Confluence
2 5 (10.87%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.52%) IIS
3 3 (6.52%) JBoss
3 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.52%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.52%) CMS
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (2.17%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Office
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (15.22%) Hyperion Enterprise
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle FAH
4 2 (4.35%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.09%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.70%) DVB
2 4 (8.70%) HTTP
3 3 (6.52%) Firewall
3 3 (6.52%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (15.22%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (2.17%) Cognos Impromptu
5 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (36.96%) Jenkins
2 16 (34.78%) Cucumber
2 16 (34.78%) JUnit
2 16 (34.78%) JIRA
3 9 (19.57%) Selenium
4 5 (10.87%) WebDriver
4 5 (10.87%) Appium
5 4 (8.70%) TestLink
5 4 (8.70%) Behat
5 4 (8.70%) ClearCase
5 4 (8.70%) Eclipse
5 4 (8.70%) LoadRunner
5 4 (8.70%) Bugzilla
5 4 (8.70%) Xcode
5 4 (8.70%) Subversion
6 3 (6.52%) Maven
6 3 (6.52%) Ant
7 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.17%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (26.09%) Finance
2 11 (23.91%) Banking
3 9 (19.57%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.35%) General Ledger
4 2 (4.35%) Private Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.17%) Back Office
5 1 (2.17%) Games
5 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Analyst
2 10 (21.74%) Test Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Automation Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) Oracle Analyst
4 8 (17.39%) Software Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Tester
6 4 (8.70%) Test Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Automation Test Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Functional Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Software Development Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Test Automation Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) E-Business Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Development Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Automation Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) QA Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) QA Test Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) QA Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Hyperion Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.91%) HTML
2 4 (8.70%) CSS
2 4 (8.70%) SOAP
3 3 (6.52%) .NET
3 3 (6.52%) Flash
3 3 (6.52%) Silverlight
4 2 (4.35%) XML
5 1 (2.17%) RESTful
5 1 (2.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Mobile App
2 9 (19.57%) User Experience
2 9 (19.57%) Client/Server
3 8 (17.39%) Management Information System
4 7 (15.22%) Computer Science
4 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (13.04%) DTV
6 4 (8.70%) Statistics
7 2 (4.35%) Mainframe
8 1 (2.17%) Blog
8 1 (2.17%) Open Source
8 1 (2.17%) Social Media
8 1 (2.17%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 23 (50.00%) Linux
2 10 (21.74%) Android
2 10 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (21.74%) Apple iOS
3 7 (15.22%) Windows
4 5 (10.87%) CentOS
5 4 (8.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (41.30%) Regression Testing
2 19 (41.30%) Test Automation
3 16 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (34.78%) Test Management
4 15 (32.61%) Scrum
5 13 (28.26%) BDD
6 9 (19.57%) TDD
7 8 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (17.39%) Test Scripting
7 8 (17.39%) Automated Testing
7 8 (17.39%) Product Management
7 8 (17.39%) Performance Management
7 8 (17.39%) Mentoring
8 7 (15.22%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
9 6 (13.04%) Analytics
9 6 (13.04%) Cyber Security
10 5 (10.87%) Release Management
11 4 (8.70%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (39.13%) Bash Shell
2 17 (36.96%) JavaScript
3 16 (34.78%) Java
3 16 (34.78%) SQL
4 14 (30.43%) Korn
5 13 (28.26%) C++
5 13 (28.26%) Perl
6 8 (17.39%) PHP
6 8 (17.39%) Python
6 8 (17.39%) Objective-C
7 5 (10.87%) PL/SQL
8 3 (6.52%) C
9 1 (2.17%) C#
9 1 (2.17%) Ruby
9 1 (2.17%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 13 (28.26%) ISEB
2 7 (15.22%) Degree
3 3 (6.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (4.35%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (36.96%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) Oracle
2 11 (23.91%) Hyperion
3 10 (21.74%) Red Hat
4 4 (8.70%) Perforce
5 3 (6.52%) Google
5 3 (6.52%) Citrix
6 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £36000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago