The table below looks at the statistics for the Defect Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Defect Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Defect Manager
Rank 861 877 890
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Defect Manager 19 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.002% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 4
Average salary £37,500 £41,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,250 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,250 -
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Defect Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Defect Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Defect Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 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 - 19 £37,500 - 2
Manchester - 18 £37,500 - 1
North West - 18 £37,500 - 1
West Midlands - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -

Defect Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Defect Manager in their job title 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 with Defect Manager in their job title.

1 19 (95.00%) Finance
2 17 (85.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (70.00%) Workflow
3 14 (70.00%) QA
3 14 (70.00%) Test Strategy
4 12 (60.00%) ISEB
5 11 (55.00%) ISTQB
6 10 (50.00%) ITIL
6 10 (50.00%) PRINCE
6 10 (50.00%) Degree
7 9 (45.00%) Time Management
7 9 (45.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (40.00%) Project Management
8 8 (40.00%) Change Management
8 8 (40.00%) Management Information System
9 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (15.00%) Test Management
11 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
11 1 (5.00%) CRM
11 1 (5.00%) ETL
11 1 (5.00%) IBM
11 1 (5.00%) HP
11 1 (5.00%) Process Management
11 1 (5.00%) Automotive
11 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
11 1 (5.00%) Banking
11 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
11 1 (5.00%) Use Case

Defect Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Defect Manager in their job title 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 with Defect Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 17 (85.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (95.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Automotive
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Workflow
1 14 (70.00%) Test Strategy
2 10 (50.00%) PRINCE
2 10 (50.00%) ITIL
3 9 (45.00%) Time Management
4 8 (40.00%) Project Management
4 8 (40.00%) Change Management
5 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) Test Management
7 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.00%) Use Case
7 1 (5.00%) Release Management
7 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (5.00%) Functional Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Analytics
7 1 (5.00%) Process Management
7 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
7 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.00%) CRM
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) ISEB
2 11 (55.00%) ISTQB
3 10 (50.00%) Degree
4 9 (45.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (70.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) IBM
1 1 (5.00%) HP
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