The table below looks at the statistics for TMap skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TMap over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management Approach (TMap)
Rank 853 846 855
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs citing TMap 16 8 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.008% 0.024%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.018% 0.010% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £16,500 -
UK excluding London average salary - - -
TMap
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
88348 80777 86180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.76% 79.43% 77.93%
Number of salaries quoted 71077 66715 73803
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

TMap
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TMap across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TMap Jobs Demand Trend in England

TMap
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TMap across the England region.

TMap Salary Trend in England

TMap
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TMap within the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +2 15 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
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UK

TMap
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing TMap also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TMap.

1 52 (98.11%) Software Testing
1 52 (98.11%) QA
2 44 (83.02%) HP
3 39 (73.58%) Finance
4 35 (66.04%) Publishing
4 35 (66.04%) Test Management
5 30 (56.60%) SAP FI/CO
5 30 (56.60%) SAP CO
5 30 (56.60%) SAP FI
5 30 (56.60%) MS Office
5 30 (56.60%) SAP
5 30 (56.60%) HP Quality Center
6 17 (32.08%) ISEB
6 17 (32.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (32.08%) Performance Testing
6 17 (32.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 13 (24.53%) System Testing
7 13 (24.53%) LoadRunner
7 13 (24.53%) Regression Testing
7 13 (24.53%) ABAP
8 9 (16.98%) Telecoms
9 8 (15.09%) SC Cleared
9 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
10 6 (11.32%) Retail
10 6 (11.32%) Ruby
11 5 (9.43%) Selenium
11 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (9.43%) C#
11 5 (9.43%) Java
11 5 (9.43%) Visual Studio

TMap
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing TMap also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TMap. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.55%) IIS
2 1 (1.89%) Confluence
Applications
1 30 (56.60%) MS Office
2 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 30 (56.60%) SAP FI/CO
1 30 (56.60%) SAP CO
1 30 (56.60%) SAP FI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
1 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (24.53%) LoadRunner
2 5 (9.43%) Selenium
2 5 (9.43%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.77%) JIRA
3 2 (3.77%) FitNesse
3 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.89%) Hudson
4 1 (1.89%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.89%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
General
1 39 (73.58%) Finance
2 35 (66.04%) Publishing
3 9 (16.98%) Telecoms
4 6 (11.32%) Retail
5 1 (1.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (56.60%) Test Consultant
1 30 (56.60%) Consultant
2 21 (39.62%) Analyst
2 21 (39.62%) Test Analyst
3 17 (32.08%) UAT Analyst
3 17 (32.08%) UAT Test Analyst
4 13 (24.53%) Performance Consultant
4 13 (24.53%) Performance Test Consultant
4 13 (24.53%) SAP Consultant
5 4 (7.55%) Automation Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Test Manager
5 4 (7.55%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) Tester
7 1 (1.89%) Automation Tester
7 1 (1.89%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) Web Services
2 1 (1.89%) REST
2 1 (1.89%) Gherkin
2 1 (1.89%) .NET
2 1 (1.89%) XML
2 1 (1.89%) SOAP
2 1 (1.89%) JSON
2 1 (1.89%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Spread Betting
1 5 (9.43%) Open Source
2 1 (1.89%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (98.11%) Software Testing
2 35 (66.04%) Test Management
3 17 (32.08%) User Acceptance Testing
3 17 (32.08%) Performance Testing
4 13 (24.53%) System Testing
4 13 (24.53%) Regression Testing
5 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.55%) Automation Testing
6 4 (7.55%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (7.55%) Quality Management
6 4 (7.55%) Time Management
6 4 (7.55%) QMS
7 2 (3.77%) TDD
7 2 (3.77%) Scrum
7 2 (3.77%) BDD
8 1 (1.89%) User Stories
8 1 (1.89%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.89%) ATDD
8 1 (1.89%) Test Automation
8 1 (1.89%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.53%) ABAP
2 6 (11.32%) Ruby
3 5 (9.43%) C#
3 5 (9.43%) Java
3 5 (9.43%) Python
3 5 (9.43%) SQL
4 4 (7.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (32.08%) ISEB
1 17 (32.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 8 (15.09%) SC Cleared
2 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) Degree
3 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (98.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 30 (56.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 44 (83.02%) HP
2 30 (56.60%) SAP
3 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.89%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.89%) Atlassian