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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank 246 215 259
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +44
Permanent jobs citing JTAG 6 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.077% 0.29% 0.24%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.65% 3.47% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 20
Average salary £42,000 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.38% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £32,500 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
917 577 1013
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 11.82% 8.49% 11.38%
Number of salaries quoted 693 432 834
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
Cambridgeshire -21 3 £52,500 +35.48% 7
Essex - 3 £32,500 - 2
JTAG
England

JTAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (75.00%) C
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Electronics
2 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (37.50%) Device Driver
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) UNIX
3 2 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) PhD
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (25.00%) Simulink
3 2 (25.00%) VHDL
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (25.00%) Signal Processing
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) MPEG
4 1 (12.50%) HTTP
4 1 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) Firmware
4 1 (12.50%) OpenGL
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (25.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
1 1 (12.50%) IGMP
1 1 (12.50%) RTSP
General
1 3 (37.50%) Electronics
1 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) DSP Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Development Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Development Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior FPGA Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) FPGA Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) OpenGL
1 1 (12.50%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Device Driver
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) VHDL
3 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 1 (12.50%) Physics
3 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
3 1 (12.50%) Streaming Video
3 1 (12.50%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (25.00%) Signal Processing
2 2 (25.00%) UML
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C
2 2 (25.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) PhD
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) EMC
Essex
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension, BUPA, bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension, healthcare, BUPA
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + pension, SAYE, bonus, salary reviews
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + pension, bonus, BUPA
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + pension, SAYE, Guaranteed Bonus, BUPA
Posted: 23 days ago