Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wigan 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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Defect Management
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 38 14
Rank change year-on-year +10 -24 -
Permanent jobs citing Defect Management 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 1.80% 2.44% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 2.60% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Wigan median annual salary £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22% -
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% -6.25%

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 Wigan with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wigan
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 100 154 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 90.09% 93.90% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 80 149 42
Wigan median annual salary £40,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +25.00% -17.24%
10th Percentile £22,400 £21,950 £21,275
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £38,625
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Defect Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

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

Job vacancy trend for Defect Management in Wigan

Defect Management
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Salary trend for Defect Management in Wigan

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 Wigan region with a requirement for Defect Management.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC

Defect Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wigan 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle