Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Bug Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Bug Management over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bug Management
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1164 1190 1271
Rank change year-on-year +26 +81 -7
Permanent jobs citing Bug Management 10 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.006% 0.004% 0.005%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.007% 0.005% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 7
England median annual salary £37,500 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.78% +27.78% -
10th Percentile £28,900 £37,200 £27,000
90th Percentile £42,000 £115,000 £72,000
UK median annual salary £37,500 £51,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year -26.83% +46.43% -17.65%

Bug Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 152449 159358 181424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.91% 89.39% 88.74%
Number of salaries quoted 121294 133740 151021
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

Bug Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Bug Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Bug Management in England

Bug Management
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Bug Management in England.

Salary trend for Bug Management in England

Bug Management
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Bug Management in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Bug Management in England

Bug Management
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bug Management within the England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +23 4 £40,000 -42.86%
North East - 3 £37,500 -
East of England - 3 £31,500 -
North of England - 3 £37,500 -
Bug Management
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Bug Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Bug Management.

1 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (40.00%) QA
2 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) MySQL
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (30.00%) Unix
3 3 (30.00%) Mac OS X
3 3 (30.00%) Sony
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Games
3 3 (30.00%) 3D Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) Telematics
3 3 (30.00%) C++
3 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (30.00%) Physics
3 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Texturing
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (30.00%) Visual Effects
3 3 (30.00%) Line Management
4 2 (20.00%) Public Cloud
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source

Bug Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (30.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) DBA
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Graduate
1 3 (30.00%) Graduate Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Graduate Software Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) QA Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) QA Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Software Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (30.00%) Unix
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (30.00%) 3D Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (30.00%) Line Management
3 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (30.00%) Physics
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Telematics
3 3 (30.00%) Texturing
3 3 (30.00%) Visual Effects
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Kanban
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Nagios
1 2 (20.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Sony
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Rackspace
3 1 (10.00%) VMware