The table below looks at the statistics for JTAG skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JTAG over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank 884 827 852
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +25
Permanent jobs citing JTAG 14 28 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.013% 0.027% 0.033%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.12% 0.27% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 24
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £48,125
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +20.30%
JTAG
UK

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 England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11365 10477 11033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.51% 10.11% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9005 8178 9071
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

JTAG
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

JTAG Jobs Demand Trend in England

JTAG
Salary Trend in England

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

JTAG Salary Trend in England

JTAG
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JTAG across the England region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

JTAG Salary Histogram in England

JTAG
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JTAG within the England region over the 3 months to 28 November 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
Yorkshire - 7 £33,500 - 2
South East -11 4 £52,500 +20.68% 4
East of England -33 2 £41,750 +19.28% 9
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 - 1
JTAG
UK

JTAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the 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 32 (96.97%) C
2 27 (81.82%) C++
3 26 (78.79%) Software Engineering
4 22 (66.67%) Embedded C
5 21 (63.64%) Embedded C++
6 16 (48.48%) C#
6 16 (48.48%) Linux
7 15 (45.45%) Firmware
8 14 (42.42%) Python
8 14 (42.42%) Perl
8 14 (42.42%) Electronics
9 13 (39.39%) Degree
10 11 (33.33%) Android
10 11 (33.33%) GDB
11 9 (27.27%) Windows
11 9 (27.27%) Embedded Systems
12 8 (24.24%) Bash Shell
12 8 (24.24%) Multithreading
12 8 (24.24%) Network Security
12 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
12 8 (24.24%) Mac OS
12 8 (24.24%) Groovy
12 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared
12 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
12 8 (24.24%) Ruby
13 7 (21.21%) JIRA
13 7 (21.21%) Subversion
13 7 (21.21%) Bugzilla
13 7 (21.21%) Ethernet
13 7 (21.21%) .NET

JTAG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the 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 (15.15%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) Network Security
2 7 (21.21%) Ethernet
3 4 (12.12%) Modbus
3 4 (12.12%) Profibus
3 4 (12.12%) Wireless
4 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 3 (9.09%) GPRS
4 3 (9.09%) GSM
5 2 (6.06%) IPv6
6 1 (3.03%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) GDB
2 7 (21.21%) Bugzilla
2 7 (21.21%) Subversion
2 7 (21.21%) JIRA
General
1 14 (42.42%) Electronics
2 6 (18.18%) Automotive
3 5 (15.15%) Manufacturing
4 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.03%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 20 (60.61%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 10 (30.30%) Senior Software Engineer
4 9 (27.27%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) DSP Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Firmware Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Graduate Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Graduate
7 1 (3.03%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Principal Software Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) .NET
2 4 (12.12%) Qt
3 3 (9.09%) MFC
4 1 (3.03%) OpenGL
4 1 (3.03%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 5 (15.15%) Mathematics
4 4 (12.12%) Algorithms
5 3 (9.09%) Physics
5 3 (9.09%) Home Automation
6 1 (3.03%) ASIC
6 1 (3.03%) Device Driver
6 1 (3.03%) VHDL
6 1 (3.03%) Verilog
6 1 (3.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (3.03%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 16 (48.48%) Linux
2 11 (33.33%) Android
3 9 (27.27%) Windows
4 8 (24.24%) Mac OS
5 5 (15.15%) UNIX
6 3 (9.09%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.03%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (78.79%) Software Engineering
2 8 (24.24%) Multithreading
3 5 (15.15%) Test Automation
3 5 (15.15%) UML
3 5 (15.15%) Configuration Management
3 5 (15.15%) Integration Testing
3 5 (15.15%) Signal Processing
4 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.09%) Android Development
5 3 (9.09%) iOS Development
6 2 (6.06%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (6.06%) Image Processing
6 2 (6.06%) Video Processing
7 1 (3.03%) Network Management
7 1 (3.03%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 32 (96.97%) C
2 27 (81.82%) C++
3 22 (66.67%) Embedded C
4 21 (63.64%) Embedded C++
5 16 (48.48%) C#
6 14 (42.42%) Perl
6 14 (42.42%) Python
7 8 (24.24%) Ruby
7 8 (24.24%) Groovy
7 8 (24.24%) Bash Shell
8 6 (18.18%) Assembly Language
9 5 (15.15%) MATLAB
10 1 (3.03%) Ada
10 1 (3.03%) SQL
10 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (39.39%) Degree
2 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared
2 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
3 5 (15.15%) PhD
System Software
1 15 (45.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Freescale
3 3 (9.09%) Lauterbach
3 3 (9.09%) EMC
3 3 (9.09%) NEC
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Falmouth, Cornwall
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £Neg upon exp + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-45k
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + pension, healthcare, life insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + cont. pension, holidays, bonus, etc.
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + pension, bonus, BUPA, SAYE, parking, Etc.
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + pension, guaranteed bonus, bupa
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge - West
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension,
Posted: 18 days ago