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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management Approach (TMap)
Rank 633 599 623
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +24
Permanent jobs citing TMap 4 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.016% 0.040%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.010% 0.019% 0.049%
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
38449 36671 40469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.70% 83.63% 81.48%
Number of salaries quoted 31645 30415 34772
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 18 September 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 44 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 44 (100.00%) QA
2 39 (88.64%) HP
3 31 (70.45%) Finance
4 27 (61.36%) Publishing
4 27 (61.36%) Test Management
5 26 (59.09%) HP Quality Center
5 26 (59.09%) SAP FI/CO
5 26 (59.09%) SAP CO
5 26 (59.09%) SAP FI
5 26 (59.09%) SAP
5 26 (59.09%) MS Office
6 17 (38.64%) ISEB
6 17 (38.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 17 (38.64%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (31.82%) Performance Testing
8 13 (29.55%) Regression Testing
8 13 (29.55%) LoadRunner
8 13 (29.55%) ABAP
8 13 (29.55%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (29.55%) System Testing
9 9 (20.45%) Telecoms
10 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared
10 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
11 4 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
11 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
12 1 (2.27%) Web Services
12 1 (2.27%) Python
12 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
12 1 (2.27%) Microsoft

TMap
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (59.09%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 26 (59.09%) SAP FI/CO
1 26 (59.09%) SAP CO
1 26 (59.09%) SAP FI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (29.55%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.27%) Selenium
General
1 31 (70.45%) Finance
2 27 (61.36%) Publishing
3 9 (20.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (68.18%) Consultant
1 30 (68.18%) Test Consultant
2 14 (31.82%) Analyst
2 14 (31.82%) Test Analyst
3 13 (29.55%) UAT Analyst
3 13 (29.55%) SAP Consultant
3 13 (29.55%) Performance Test Consultant
3 13 (29.55%) UAT Test Analyst
3 13 (29.55%) Performance Consultant
4 4 (9.09%) Test Manager
5 1 (2.27%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (2.27%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (38.64%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) Spread Betting
2 1 (2.27%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 27 (61.36%) Test Management
3 14 (31.82%) Performance Testing
4 13 (29.55%) Regression Testing
4 13 (29.55%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (29.55%) System Testing
5 4 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.27%) Quality Management
6 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.27%) Automation Testing
6 1 (2.27%) Time Management
6 1 (2.27%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 13 (29.55%) ABAP
2 1 (2.27%) Python
2 1 (2.27%) C#
2 1 (2.27%) Java
2 1 (2.27%) PHP
2 1 (2.27%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (38.64%) ISEB
1 17 (38.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 26 (59.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (88.64%) HP
2 26 (59.09%) SAP
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft