The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bug Management
Rank 902 843 860
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +17
Permanent jobs citing Bug Management 25 36 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.032% 0.038%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.025% 0.041% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 9 33 30
Average salary £42,500 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £60,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +14.28%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
98041 88395 95842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.36% 78.73% 76.59%
Number of salaries quoted 78792 72511 81462
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%

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 23 April 2014 within the UK.

Bug Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Bug Management
Top 10 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -44 25 £42,500 -29.16%
London -61 13 £65,000 +4.00%
Surrey -3 5 £42,500 -29.16%
South East -7 5 £42,500 -29.16%
Cambridgeshire - 5 £41,000 -
East of England - 5 £41,000 -
West Midlands +1 2 £33,750 -10.00%
Birmingham -5 2 £33,750 -10.00%
City of London -10 2 £65,000 +8.33%
Cambridge - 2 £41,000 -

Bug Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 20 (50.00%) .NET
2 19 (47.50%) Finance
3 16 (40.00%) SQL
4 15 (37.50%) Windows
5 14 (35.00%) QA
6 12 (30.00%) Retail
7 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (25.00%) Android
8 10 (25.00%) Test Strategy
8 10 (25.00%) Mobile App
9 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (20.00%) Automated Testing
10 8 (20.00%) Software Testing
10 8 (20.00%) Regression Testing
10 8 (20.00%) C#
11 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET
11 7 (17.50%) Windows XP
11 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (17.50%) Windows 7
11 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (15.00%) Jenkins
12 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
12 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
13 5 (12.50%) MS Office
13 5 (12.50%) Web Services
13 5 (12.50%) Banking
13 5 (12.50%) Manual Testing

Bug Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 2 (5.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.00%) Hudson
3 2 (5.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (5.00%) Redmine
3 2 (5.00%) CMake
3 2 (5.00%) Ant
3 2 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (5.00%) Bugzilla
3 2 (5.00%) CruiseControl
3 2 (5.00%) Subversion
3 2 (5.00%) Maven
3 2 (5.00%) Selenium
4 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 19 (47.50%) Finance
2 12 (30.00%) Retail
3 5 (12.50%) Banking
4 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Analyst
2 15 (37.50%) Test Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Tester
4 7 (17.50%) Software Tester
5 5 (12.50%) QA Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Applications Support
7 3 (7.50%) Automated Test Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Test Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Release Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) QA Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.00%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Web Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Build and Release Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Product Owner
9 1 (2.50%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET
3 5 (12.50%) Web Services
4 3 (7.50%) HTML
4 3 (7.50%) CSS
5 2 (5.00%) SOAP
5 2 (5.00%) XML
6 1 (2.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) Web 2.0
4 1 (2.50%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Windows
2 10 (25.00%) Android
3 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (17.50%) Windows XP
3 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (17.50%) Windows 7
4 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.50%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (5.00%) Linux
5 2 (5.00%) Debian
5 2 (5.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 8 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 8 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 5 (12.50%) Security Testing
5 5 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 4 (10.00%) Multithreading
6 4 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.50%) Workflow
7 3 (7.50%) Scrum
7 3 (7.50%) Project Management
8 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
8 2 (5.00%) Web Development
8 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.00%) Workflow Management
8 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) SQL
2 8 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (5.00%) Java
3 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.00%) Perl
3 2 (5.00%) Python
3 2 (5.00%) Ruby
4 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (35.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) MKS
2 2 (5.00%) Perforce
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