The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Bug Management
UK
Rank 856 937 929
Rank change year-on-year +81 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Bug Management 9 4 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.004% 0.030%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.012% 0.004% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 22
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £39,942 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £58,250 £73,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £51,923 £36,250
% change year-on-year -18.14% +43.23%  

Bug Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 74701 90545 91461
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.04% 88.48% 87.02%
Number of salaries quoted 61327 74932 73985
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Bug Management
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Bug Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Bug Management 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.

Salary trend for Bug Management in the UK

Bug Management
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bug Management within the UK over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 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 +113 9 £42,500 - 1
London +72 5 £35,500 -16.47%
Cambridgeshire - 4 £42,500 - 1
Cambridge - 4 £42,500 - 1
East of England - 4 £42,500 - 1

Bug Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 with a requirement for Bug Management.

1 11 (91.67%) Python
2 7 (58.33%) C++
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Android
2 7 (58.33%) Apple iOS
3 6 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 6 (50.00%) JIRA
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) JUnit
3 6 (50.00%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) Unix
4 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
4 5 (41.67%) Change Management
4 5 (41.67%) Mathematics
4 5 (41.67%) Physics
4 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
4 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
4 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
4 5 (41.67%) Test Management
4 5 (41.67%) Mobile App
4 5 (41.67%) Exploratory Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Complexity Analysis
5 4 (33.33%) User Stories
5 4 (33.33%) Data Structures
5 4 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Defect Management
5 4 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (33.33%) Android Development
5 4 (33.33%) iOS Development

Bug Management
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 2 (16.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (50.00%) JIRA
1 6 (50.00%) JUnit
2 4 (33.33%) Bugzilla
2 4 (33.33%) FitNesse
2 4 (33.33%) HP UFT
2 4 (33.33%) LoadRunner
2 4 (33.33%) NuGet
2 4 (33.33%) NUnit
2 4 (33.33%) Selenium
2 4 (33.33%) Selenium IDE
2 4 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (33.33%) TestNG
2 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 4 (33.33%) WinRunner
3 2 (16.67%) VersionOne
4 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (8.33%) TestLink
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) C++ Software Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 4 (33.33%) Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Development Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Product Development Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Software Development Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 4 (33.33%) CSS
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
1 4 (33.33%) XML
1 4 (33.33%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
1 5 (41.67%) Mobile App
2 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) Data Structures
3 2 (16.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Android
1 7 (58.33%) Apple iOS
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) Unix
4 1 (8.33%) CentOS
4 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Change Management
2 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
2 5 (41.67%) Exploratory Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Mathematics
2 5 (41.67%) Physics
2 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
2 5 (41.67%) Test Management
3 4 (33.33%) Android Development
3 4 (33.33%) Complexity Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 4 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 4 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 4 (33.33%) User Stories
3 4 (33.33%) V-Model
3 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Python
2 7 (58.33%) C++
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) VB
6 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 2 (16.67%) Java
6 2 (16.67%) Korn
6 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
6 2 (16.67%) Perl
6 2 (16.67%) PHP
7 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Perforce
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 32k per year
Posted: 2 days ago