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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank 111 93 108
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +15
Permanent jobs citing JTAG 3 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.17% 1.17% 0.79%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.38% 12.98% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 15
Average salary £52,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.53% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £32,500 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £54,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
217 131 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 12.33% 9.00% 13.17%
Number of salaries quoted 173 99 193
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JTAG across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

JTAG Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (100.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Device Driver
2 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (40.00%) Electronics
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (40.00%) PhD
3 2 (40.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (40.00%) Simulink
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (40.00%) Signal Processing
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) HTTP
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) IGMP
4 1 (20.00%) RTSP
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) MPEG
4 1 (20.00%) Streaming Video
4 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (20.00%) Physics

JTAG
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (40.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
1 1 (20.00%) IGMP
1 1 (20.00%) RTSP
General
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) DSP Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (20.00%) Streaming Video
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Physics
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (20.00%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (40.00%) Signal Processing
1 2 (40.00%) UML
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware
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