The table below looks at the statistics for TMap skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TMap over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management Approach (TMap)
Rank 613 609 618
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs citing TMap 15 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.032% 0.018% 0.043%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.039% 0.022% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £16,500 -
UK excluding London average salary - - -
TMap
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38736 36865 41399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 82.75% 81.85% 80.18%
Number of salaries quoted 31964 30489 35755
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

TMap
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

TMap Jobs Demand Trend in London

TMap
Salary Trend in London

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

TMap Salary Trend in London

TMap
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 53 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 53 (100.00%) QA
2 44 (83.02%) HP
3 40 (75.47%) Finance
4 36 (67.92%) Publishing
4 36 (67.92%) Test Management
5 30 (56.60%) SAP CO
5 30 (56.60%) SAP FI/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 18 (33.96%) Performance Testing
7 17 (32.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 17 (32.08%) ISEB
7 17 (32.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 13 (24.53%) LoadRunner
8 13 (24.53%) Regression Testing
8 13 (24.53%) ABAP
8 13 (24.53%) System Testing
9 9 (16.98%) Telecoms
10 8 (15.09%) SC Cleared
10 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
11 6 (11.32%) Open Source
11 6 (11.32%) Selenium
11 6 (11.32%) Spread Betting
11 6 (11.32%) Retail
11 6 (11.32%) Ruby
11 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (11.32%) C#

TMap
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 5 (9.43%) IIS
2 1 (1.89%) Confluence
Applications
1 30 (56.60%) MS Office
2 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 30 (56.60%) SAP FI
1 30 (56.60%) SAP FI/CO
1 30 (56.60%) SAP CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (24.53%) LoadRunner
2 6 (11.32%) Visual Studio
2 6 (11.32%) Selenium
3 1 (1.89%) FitNesse
3 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.89%) Hudson
3 1 (1.89%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 40 (75.47%) Finance
2 36 (67.92%) Publishing
3 9 (16.98%) Telecoms
4 6 (11.32%) Retail
5 1 (1.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (56.60%) Consultant
1 30 (56.60%) Test Consultant
2 22 (41.51%) Analyst
2 22 (41.51%) Test Analyst
3 17 (32.08%) UAT Analyst
3 17 (32.08%) UAT Test Analyst
4 13 (24.53%) Performance Test Consultant
4 13 (24.53%) Performance Consultant
4 13 (24.53%) SAP Consultant
5 5 (9.43%) Automation Test Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Automation Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Test Manager
7 1 (1.89%) Tester
7 1 (1.89%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) Web Services
2 1 (1.89%) XML
2 1 (1.89%) JSON
2 1 (1.89%) REST
2 1 (1.89%) .NET
2 1 (1.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Spread Betting
1 6 (11.32%) Open Source
2 1 (1.89%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 36 (67.92%) Test Management
3 18 (33.96%) Performance Testing
4 17 (32.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (24.53%) Regression Testing
5 13 (24.53%) System Testing
6 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (9.43%) Quality Management
7 5 (9.43%) Time Management
7 5 (9.43%) QMS
7 5 (9.43%) Automation Testing
8 4 (7.55%) Non-Functional Testing
9 1 (1.89%) User Stories
9 1 (1.89%) BDD
9 1 (1.89%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.89%) ATDD
9 1 (1.89%) Scrum
9 1 (1.89%) TDD
9 1 (1.89%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.53%) ABAP
2 6 (11.32%) Python
2 6 (11.32%) Ruby
2 6 (11.32%) C#
2 6 (11.32%) Java
2 6 (11.32%) SQL
3 5 (9.43%) 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
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 30 (56.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 44 (83.02%) HP
2 30 (56.60%) SAP
3 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.89%) Atlassian