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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 27 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Defect Management
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
27 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 235 239 177
Rank change year-on-year +4 -62 +87
Permanent jobs citing Defect Management 58 3 20
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.76% 0.053% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.056% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 11
10th Percentile £34,450 - £26,250
25th Percentile £37,375 £45,000 £28,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £50,000 £36,000
Median % change year-on-year -20.00% +38.89% -4.00%
75th Percentile £43,875 £55,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £49,050 - £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7,146 5,372 3,761
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 93.45% 94.11% 92.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4,373 4,231 3,221
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £28,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,280 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £46,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% +3.26% +8.24%
75th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £71,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £56,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +1.82% +4.76%

Defect Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Defect Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Defect Management in Yorkshire

Defect Management
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Defect Management in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Defect Management in Yorkshire

Defect Management
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Defect Management in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 27 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Defect Management in Yorkshire

Defect Management
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Defect Management within the Yorkshire region 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
West Yorkshire -23 26 £40,000 -20.00% 1
South Yorkshire - 20 £40,000 -
East Yorkshire - 9 - -
North Yorkshire - 3 - -
Defect Management
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2022, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Defect Management.

1 56 (96.55%) Software Testing
2 55 (94.83%) Test Scripting
3 53 (91.38%) Microsoft
3 53 (91.38%) Virtual Team
4 47 (81.03%) QA
5 44 (75.86%) Test Management
5 44 (75.86%) HP
5 44 (75.86%) HP ALM
6 43 (74.14%) Rational Quality Manager
6 43 (74.14%) Zephyr
6 43 (74.14%) Project Delivery
6 43 (74.14%) IBM
6 43 (74.14%) JMeter
6 43 (74.14%) HP Quality Center
6 43 (74.14%) Test Strategy
6 43 (74.14%) Google
7 13 (22.41%) User Experience
8 12 (20.69%) Social Skills
8 12 (20.69%) Manual Testing
9 11 (18.97%) Degree
9 11 (18.97%) Test Automation
9 11 (18.97%) C#
9 11 (18.97%) Product Requirements
10 10 (17.24%) Value Proposition
10 10 (17.24%) C++
10 10 (17.24%) Visual Studio
10 10 (17.24%) COM
10 10 (17.24%) Bloomberg
10 10 (17.24%) Windows
10 10 (17.24%) OOP

Defect Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 43 (74.14%) JMeter
1 43 (74.14%) Rational Quality Manager
1 43 (74.14%) Zephyr
2 10 (17.24%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.72%) Selenium
3 1 (1.72%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (20.69%) Social Skills
2 10 (17.24%) Electronics
2 10 (17.24%) Finance
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) Law
4 1 (1.72%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 43 (74.14%) QA Leader
2 6 (10.34%) Automation Tester
2 6 (10.34%) Tester
3 4 (6.90%) C# Developer
3 4 (6.90%) C++ Developer
3 4 (6.90%) C++/C# Developer
3 4 (6.90%) Developer
3 4 (6.90%) Developer in Test
4 3 (5.17%) Analyst
5 2 (3.45%) Test Analyst
6 1 (1.72%) Automation Test Lead
6 1 (1.72%) Business Analyst
6 1 (1.72%) Programme Manager
6 1 (1.72%) Programme Test Manager
6 1 (1.72%) Test Leader
6 1 (1.72%) Test Manager
6 1 (1.72%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.24%) COM
1 10 (17.24%) WPF
2 1 (1.72%) CSS
2 1 (1.72%) Gherkin
2 1 (1.72%) HTML
2 1 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 53 (91.38%) Virtual Team
2 13 (22.41%) User Experience
3 2 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) VMS
1 10 (17.24%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (96.55%) Software Testing
2 55 (94.83%) Test Scripting
3 44 (75.86%) Test Management
4 43 (74.14%) Project Delivery
4 43 (74.14%) Test Strategy
5 12 (20.69%) Manual Testing
6 11 (18.97%) Product Requirements
6 11 (18.97%) Test Automation
7 10 (17.24%) Computer Science
7 10 (17.24%) OO
7 10 (17.24%) OOP
7 10 (17.24%) Performance Testing
7 10 (17.24%) Regression Testing
7 10 (17.24%) Strategic Planning
7 10 (17.24%) Value Proposition
8 4 (6.90%) Agile
9 3 (5.17%) Test Planning
9 3 (5.17%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (3.45%) Data Protection
10 2 (3.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.97%) C#
2 10 (17.24%) C++
3 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.72%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (18.97%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (81.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 44 (75.86%) HP ALM
2 43 (74.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 53 (91.38%) Microsoft
2 44 (75.86%) HP
3 43 (74.14%) Google
3 43 (74.14%) IBM
4 10 (17.24%) ANSYS
4 10 (17.24%) Bloomberg