Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for Defect Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Defect Management over the 6 months to 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Defect Management
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 127 136
Rank change year-on-year -3 +9 -12
Permanent jobs citing Defect Management 4 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.24% 1.14% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 1.24% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 19
Gloucestershire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +17.65%
10th Percentile £34,000 £28,550 £34,000
90th Percentile £57,200 £48,700 £61,250
South West median annual salary £38,750 £35,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year +10.71% -16.17% +12.84%

Defect 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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,554 1,535 1,905
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 92.89% 92.08% 90.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,265 1,248 1,395
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

Defect Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Defect Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Defect Management in Gloucestershire

Defect Management
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Defect Management in Gloucestershire

Defect Management
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Defect Management in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Defect Management in Gloucestershire

Defect Management
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Defect Management within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 15 August 2018. 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
Gloucester +8 2 £34,000 +2.26% 1
Tewkesbury -28 1 £44,000 +3.53%
Defect Management
South West

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT jobs citing Defect Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Defect Management.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Confluence
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) People Management

Defect Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 2 (50.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Leader
2 2 (50.00%) Lead Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) People Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Atlassian