The table below looks at the statistics for JTAG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JTAG over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank 111 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing JTAG 5 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.27% 0.83% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.16% 10.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
JTAG
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
232 126 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 12.66% 8.00% 8.58%
Number of salaries quoted 165 92 126
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

JTAG
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JTAG across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

JTAG Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

JTAG
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

JTAG Salary Trend in Cambridge

JTAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing JTAG 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 JTAG.

1 22 (100.00%) C
2 16 (72.73%) Linux
2 16 (72.73%) Multithreading
3 15 (68.18%) MPEG
3 15 (68.18%) HTTP
3 15 (68.18%) Streaming Video
3 15 (68.18%) IGMP
3 15 (68.18%) RTSP
4 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (54.55%) Scrum
5 10 (45.45%) Embedded Linux
6 9 (40.91%) IPTV
6 9 (40.91%) Manufacturing
6 9 (40.91%) Device Driver
6 9 (40.91%) Embedded C
7 7 (31.82%) UML
7 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
7 7 (31.82%) Integration Testing
8 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
8 6 (27.27%) Flash
8 6 (27.27%) Ethernet
8 6 (27.27%) UNIX
8 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
8 6 (27.27%) MATLAB
8 6 (27.27%) Simulink
9 5 (22.73%) Firmware
9 5 (22.73%) PhD
9 5 (22.73%) Electronics
9 5 (22.73%) Signal Processing
10 4 (18.18%) Telecoms

JTAG
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing JTAG 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 JTAG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 15 (68.18%) HTTP
1 15 (68.18%) IGMP
1 15 (68.18%) RTSP
2 6 (27.27%) Ethernet
2 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.09%) DVB
4 1 (4.55%) Wireless
General
1 9 (40.91%) Manufacturing
2 5 (22.73%) Electronics
3 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Senior Software Engineer
1 6 (27.27%) DSP Engineer
1 6 (27.27%) Software Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Embedded C Developer
2 3 (13.64%) C Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Firmware Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Firmware Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 15 (68.18%) MPEG
1 15 (68.18%) Streaming Video
2 9 (40.91%) IPTV
2 9 (40.91%) Device Driver
3 5 (22.73%) Firmware
4 3 (13.64%) DTV
4 3 (13.64%) STB
5 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.55%) Physics
5 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Linux
2 10 (45.45%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (27.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Multithreading
2 12 (54.55%) Scrum
2 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (31.82%) UML
3 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
3 7 (31.82%) Integration Testing
4 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 5 (22.73%) Signal Processing
6 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C
2 9 (40.91%) Embedded C
3 6 (27.27%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) PhD
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension,health/life insurance
Posted: 2 days ago