The median annual salary for a Defect Manager was - in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Defect Manager
UK
Rank - 938 948
Permanent jobs requiring a Defect Manager 0 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.010% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.010% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 10
Median salary - £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.38%  
UK excluding London median salary - £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +10.38%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 81782 99209 102096
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67852 83080 83346
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Defect Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Defect Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Defect Manager 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.

Salary trend for Defect Manager in the UK

Defect Manager Skill Set
Top 8 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Defect Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Defect Manager in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management

Defect Manager Skill Set
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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP