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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank 259 268 241
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -27
Permanent jobs citing JTAG 8 9 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.11% 0.11% 0.26%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.99% 1.03% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 22
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-19.54% +8.75%
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
810 877 813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 11.16% 11.10% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 622 707 698
Average salary £43,900 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JTAG across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

JTAG Salary Histogram in the East of England

JTAG
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JTAG within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 5 £47,500 -
Essex - 3 £32,500 -
JTAG
England

JTAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 6 (42.86%) Electronics
1 6 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 5 (35.71%) LabVIEW
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) VHDL
2 5 (35.71%) MS Office
2 5 (35.71%) HNC
2 5 (35.71%) ISO 9001
2 5 (35.71%) Degree
3 4 (28.57%) C
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) Device Driver
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 2 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
6 1 (7.14%) IEC 61508
6 1 (7.14%) OpenGL ES
6 1 (7.14%) Streaming Video
6 1 (7.14%) Validation
6 1 (7.14%) Python
6 1 (7.14%) MPEG
6 1 (7.14%) Automotive
6 1 (7.14%) IGMP
6 1 (7.14%) RTSP
6 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Wireless
6 1 (7.14%) HTTP
6 1 (7.14%) EMC

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 5 (35.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
1 1 (7.14%) Wireless
1 1 (7.14%) IGMP
1 1 (7.14%) RTSP
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) LabVIEW
General
1 6 (42.86%) Electronics
1 6 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Test Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Test Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Development Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Graduate
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Development Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior FPGA Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Graduate Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) FPGA Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) OpenGL
1 1 (7.14%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) VHDL
2 3 (21.43%) Device Driver
3 1 (7.14%) Streaming Video
3 1 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
2 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 1 (7.14%) Validation
3 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C
2 1 (7.14%) C++
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) HNC
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) ISO 9001
2 1 (7.14%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) EMC
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago