Period
to

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Bugsnag skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Bugsnag over the 6 months to 27 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bugsnag
UK
6 months to
27 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1166 939 859
Rank change year-on-year -227 -80 -
Permanent jobs citing Bugsnag 80 16 4
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.045% 0.015% 0.005%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.25% 0.089% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 4
10th Percentile £52,500 - -
25th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 -
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +20.00% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 -
90th Percentile £112,500 - -
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -

Bugsnag is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 31,748 17,900 11,327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.93% 17.01% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14,186 12,252 9,148
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £69,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +6.92% +4.00% +7.76%
75th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £96,250 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,931 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.33% +10.00% -

Bugsnag
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Bugsnag as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Bugsnag in the UK

Bugsnag
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Bugsnag.

Salary trend for Bugsnag in the UK

Bugsnag
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Bugsnag over the 6 months to 27 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Bugsnag in the UK

Bugsnag
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bugsnag within the UK over the 6 months to 27 June 2022. 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
Jobs
England -173 78 £60,000 - 1
Work from Home -219 68 £60,000 - 1
London -189 65 £105,000 - 1
UK excluding London -145 13 £60,000 -
East Midlands - 11 £60,000 -
Midlands - 11 £60,000 -
North West - 2 £41,250 -
North of England - 2 £41,250 -

For the 6 months to 27 June 2022, IT jobs citing Bugsnag 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 with a requirement for Bugsnag.

1 76 (95.00%) Agile
2 71 (88.75%) React
3 60 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 58 (72.50%) HTML
4 58 (72.50%) CSS
5 57 (71.25%) User Experience
5 57 (71.25%) Social Skills
6 54 (67.50%) Issue Tracking
6 54 (67.50%) Continuous Integration
7 52 (65.00%) JIRA
8 51 (63.75%) E-Commerce
9 50 (62.50%) Prototyping
10 42 (52.50%) Woopra
10 42 (52.50%) Vue.js
10 42 (52.50%) AngularJS
10 42 (52.50%) Git (software)
11 41 (51.25%) Web Development
11 41 (51.25%) Line Management
11 41 (51.25%) Wireframes
11 41 (51.25%) Asana
11 41 (51.25%) Nuxt
12 37 (46.25%) TypeScript
13 36 (45.00%) Mentoring
14 30 (37.50%) Node.js
15 24 (30.00%) HTML5
15 24 (30.00%) CSS3
15 24 (30.00%) GraphQL
16 23 (28.75%) Google
17 22 (27.50%) GCP
17 22 (27.50%) REST

Bugsnag
Co-occurring 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 (5.00%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (6.25%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 42 (52.50%) Woopra
2 41 (51.25%) Asana
3 22 (27.50%) GCP
4 18 (22.50%) AWS
5 13 (16.25%) Amazon EventBridge
5 13 (16.25%) AWS Lambda
5 13 (16.25%) GitHub
5 13 (16.25%) Serverless
6 11 (13.75%) npm
7 9 (11.25%) Vercel
8 7 (8.75%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (8.75%) Amazon S3
9 6 (7.50%) Amazon ECS
10 5 (6.25%) AppsFlyer
10 5 (6.25%) Firebase
10 5 (6.25%) Google Play
10 5 (6.25%) SaaS
11 4 (5.00%) Datadog
11 4 (5.00%) Heroku
11 4 (5.00%) Logz.io
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.25%) Amazon RDS
1 13 (16.25%) BigQuery
2 7 (8.75%) DynamoDB
3 4 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 52 (65.00%) JIRA
2 42 (52.50%) Git (software)
3 13 (16.25%) GitLab
4 11 (13.75%) Cypress.io
4 11 (13.75%) ESLint
4 11 (13.75%) webpack
5 5 (6.25%) Xcode
6 4 (5.00%) Mocha
7 1 (1.25%) Appium
7 1 (1.25%) TestCafe
General
1 57 (71.25%) Social Skills
2 13 (16.25%) Finance
3 11 (13.75%) Retail
4 9 (11.25%) Law
4 9 (11.25%) Legal
4 9 (11.25%) Marketing
5 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.25%) Banking
5 1 (1.25%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 64 (80.00%) Developer
2 41 (51.25%) Senior Developer
3 14 (17.50%) Senior Software Developer
3 14 (17.50%) Software Developer
4 13 (16.25%) Lead Developer
4 13 (16.25%) Technical Developer
4 13 (16.25%) Technical Leader
5 12 (15.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 11 (13.75%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 7 (8.75%) React Developer
7 7 (8.75%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (8.75%) Software Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Mobile Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Backend Developer
10 2 (2.50%) Mobile Engineer
10 2 (2.50%) Senior React Developer
11 1 (1.25%) Analyst
11 1 (1.25%) Android Engineer
11 1 (1.25%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (88.75%) React
2 58 (72.50%) CSS
2 58 (72.50%) HTML
3 42 (52.50%) AngularJS
3 42 (52.50%) Vue.js
4 41 (51.25%) Nuxt
5 30 (37.50%) Node.js
6 24 (30.00%) CSS3
6 24 (30.00%) GraphQL
6 24 (30.00%) HTML5
7 22 (27.50%) REST
8 20 (25.00%) Jest
9 15 (18.75%) Redux
10 13 (16.25%) Laravel
10 13 (16.25%) Next.js
11 9 (11.25%) React Native
12 5 (6.25%) Android SDK
12 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET Core
12 5 (6.25%) Entity Framework
12 5 (6.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 57 (71.25%) User Experience
2 13 (16.25%) Cloud Native
3 9 (11.25%) Management Information System
4 6 (7.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.00%) Android
2 3 (3.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (95.00%) Agile
2 54 (67.50%) Continuous Integration
2 54 (67.50%) Issue Tracking
3 51 (63.75%) E-Commerce
4 50 (62.50%) Prototyping
5 41 (51.25%) Line Management
5 41 (51.25%) Web Development
5 41 (51.25%) Wireframes
6 36 (45.00%) Mentoring
7 22 (27.50%) Full Stack Development
8 17 (21.25%) Front End Development
8 17 (21.25%) Machine Learning
9 13 (16.25%) Event-Driven
9 13 (16.25%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 13 (16.25%) Microservices
9 13 (16.25%) Observability
9 13 (16.25%) Pair Programming
9 13 (16.25%) Performance Monitoring
9 13 (16.25%) Refactoring
9 13 (16.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 60 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 37 (46.25%) TypeScript
3 13 (16.25%) PHP
4 9 (11.25%) Python
5 5 (6.25%) Apple Swift
5 5 (6.25%) Kotlin
6 3 (3.75%) C
7 1 (1.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (11.25%) Degree
2 4 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (16.25%) Grafana
Vendors
1 23 (28.75%) Google
2 5 (6.25%) Apple
2 5 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.00%) Amplitude
4 1 (1.25%) Hotjar