The table below looks at the statistics for JTAG skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JTAG over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank - 259 243
Permanent jobs citing JTAG 0 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.94% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 7
Average salary - £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.84%
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.83% -3.75%
JTAG
England

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 East of England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
924 847 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 13.12% 11.74% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 713 640 500
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,125 £27,500 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

JTAG
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

JTAG Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

JTAG
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

JTAG Salary Trend in the East of England

JTAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 12 (100.00%) C
2 10 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 10 (83.33%) Wireless
2 10 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 10 (83.33%) Software Testing
2 10 (83.33%) Integration Testing
2 10 (83.33%) SDLC
3 9 (75.00%) Multithreading
3 9 (75.00%) Device Driver
4 8 (66.67%) Linux
4 8 (66.67%) UML
4 8 (66.67%) Embedded Linux
4 8 (66.67%) Code Coverage
4 8 (66.67%) Lauterbach
5 6 (50.00%) Unix
6 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 4 (33.33%) Open Source
6 4 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
7 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
7 2 (16.67%) Software Architecture
7 2 (16.67%) Digital Signal Processing
7 2 (16.67%) Signal Processing
7 2 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
7 2 (16.67%) Release Management
7 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
7 2 (16.67%) TETRA
7 2 (16.67%) Windows
7 2 (16.67%) Perl

JTAG
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (16.67%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) Wireless
2 2 (16.67%) TETRA
3 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (8.33%) HTTP
3 1 (8.33%) IGMP
3 1 (8.33%) RTSP
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 10 (83.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Principal Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) DSP Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Platform Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) DSP Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior DSP Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Real Time Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Firmware Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (8.33%) Verilog
2 1 (8.33%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Embedded Linux
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Configuration Management
1 10 (83.33%) Integration Testing
1 10 (83.33%) SDLC
1 10 (83.33%) Software Testing
2 9 (75.00%) Multithreading
3 8 (66.67%) Code Coverage
3 8 (66.67%) UML
4 4 (33.33%) Open Source
4 4 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
4 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) Digital Signal Processing
5 2 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Release Management
5 2 (16.67%) Signal Processing
5 2 (16.67%) Software Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C
2 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded C
2 2 (16.67%) MATLAB
2 2 (16.67%) Perl
2 2 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Firmware
1 1 (8.33%) KVM
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) Xen
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Lauterbach
2 1 (8.33%) VMware