The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Defect Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Defect Manager
Rank 914 960 1008
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Defect Manager 7 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.004% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.004% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 4
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £52,500 £47,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £53,025
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
93569 106792 116655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 78866 88051 95388
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Defect Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Defect Manager in the job title.

Defect Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Defect Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Defect Manager within the UK.

Defect Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Defect Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Defect Manager over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 within the UK.

Defect Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Defect Manager
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Defect Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +56 7 £55,000 +4.76%
South East +55 4 £55,000 +4.76%
Hampshire +13 4 £55,000 +4.76%
Southampton +5 4 £55,000 +4.76%
London - 3 £50,000 -

Defect Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, Defect Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Defect Manager in the job title.

1 12 (70.59%) Defect Management
2 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 9 (52.94%) QA
3 8 (47.06%) Test Management
4 7 (41.18%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (35.29%) HP
5 6 (35.29%) ISEB
6 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
6 5 (29.41%) ISTQB
6 5 (29.41%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (23.53%) Green Hat
7 4 (23.53%) Banking
7 4 (23.53%) Middleware
7 4 (23.53%) IBM
7 4 (23.53%) XML
7 4 (23.53%) MQSeries
8 3 (17.65%) Bugzilla
8 3 (17.65%) JIRA
9 2 (11.76%) Capita
9 2 (11.76%) Wealth Management
9 2 (11.76%) Release Management
9 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
9 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
9 2 (11.76%) Retail
9 2 (11.76%) Billing
9 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
9 2 (11.76%) Unix

Defect Manager Skill Set
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 4 (23.53%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Wireless
1 1 (5.88%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Bugzilla
1 3 (17.65%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.88%) Selenium
2 1 (5.88%) TestDirector
2 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Billing
3 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.88%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Middleware
1 4 (23.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Machine to Machine
2 1 (5.88%) PKI
2 1 (5.88%) Smart Energy
2 1 (5.88%) Smart Meter
2 1 (5.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Defect Management
2 8 (47.06%) Test Management
3 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (29.41%) System Integration Testing
3 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.76%) CRM
4 2 (11.76%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (11.76%) ERP
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Release Management
4 2 (11.76%) Wealth Management
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) System Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) ISEB
2 5 (29.41%) ISTQB
3 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
4 1 (5.88%) PMP
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) HP
2 4 (23.53%) Green Hat
2 4 (23.53%) IBM
3 2 (11.76%) Capita
4 1 (5.88%) SunGard