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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank 847 854 843
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Permanent jobs citing JTAG 7 35 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.007% 0.032% 0.013%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.066% 0.30% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 25 12
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £39,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
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
10641 11679 10206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.68% 10.65% 10.02%
Number of salaries quoted 8471 9243 8337
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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
Yorkshire - 3 £34,000 -
South East -5 2 £47,500 +21.79%
East of England -6 1 £47,500 - 1
London - 1 £62,500 -
JTAG
UK

JTAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 37 (77.08%) C
2 33 (68.75%) Software Engineering
3 31 (64.58%) Embedded C
4 30 (62.50%) C++
5 27 (56.25%) Embedded C++
6 25 (52.08%) C#
7 24 (50.00%) Firmware
8 22 (45.83%) .NET
8 22 (45.83%) Ethernet
9 21 (43.75%) Electronics
10 19 (39.58%) Degree
11 18 (37.50%) Linux
12 15 (31.25%) TCP/IP
12 15 (31.25%) Wireless
13 14 (29.17%) Automotive
14 13 (27.08%) Assembly Language
15 12 (25.00%) VHDL
15 12 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
16 11 (22.92%) Lauterbach
16 11 (22.92%) Freescale
16 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (22.92%) Qt
16 11 (22.92%) EMC
16 11 (22.92%) GSM
16 11 (22.92%) MFC
17 10 (20.83%) GPRS
17 10 (20.83%) NEC
17 10 (20.83%) Home Automation
18 8 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
19 7 (14.58%) SC Cleared

JTAG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.08%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 22 (45.83%) Ethernet
2 15 (31.25%) TCP/IP
2 15 (31.25%) Wireless
3 11 (22.92%) GSM
4 10 (20.83%) GPRS
5 7 (14.58%) Modbus
5 7 (14.58%) Profibus
6 4 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (8.33%) IPv6
6 4 (8.33%) Bluetooth
7 3 (6.25%) Network Security
8 2 (4.17%) Internet
8 2 (4.17%) HTTP
9 1 (2.08%) IPv4
9 1 (2.08%) DNS
9 1 (2.08%) FTP
9 1 (2.08%) Broadband
9 1 (2.08%) DHCP
9 1 (2.08%) WAN
9 1 (2.08%) 802.11
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) LabVIEW
1 5 (10.42%) GDB
2 3 (6.25%) Bugzilla
2 3 (6.25%) JIRA
3 2 (4.17%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (4.17%) Subversion
4 1 (2.08%) Trac
4 1 (2.08%) Redmine
4 1 (2.08%) Rational DOORS
General
1 21 (43.75%) Electronics
2 14 (29.17%) Automotive
3 6 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 5 (10.42%) Finance
5 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 3 (6.25%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 32 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 31 (64.58%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 10 (20.83%) Test Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Test Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Development Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Hardware Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Hardware Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Principal Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Principal Software Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Systems Test Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Embedded Software Developer
8 1 (2.08%) FPGA Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Senior Development Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Firmware Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Senior FPGA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (45.83%) .NET
2 11 (22.92%) Qt
2 11 (22.92%) MFC
3 1 (2.08%) HTML
3 1 (2.08%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) VHDL
1 12 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (20.83%) Home Automation
3 8 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 6 (12.50%) Device Driver
5 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
6 3 (6.25%) Verilog
7 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
7 2 (4.17%) Telematics
7 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
8 1 (2.08%) MPEG
8 1 (2.08%) Streaming Video
8 1 (2.08%) Physics
8 1 (2.08%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 18 (37.50%) Linux
2 4 (8.33%) Android
2 4 (8.33%) Windows
3 3 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (6.25%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.08%) UNIX
4 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (68.75%) Software Engineering
2 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 4 (8.33%) CAD
5 2 (4.17%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (4.17%) UML
6 1 (2.08%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.08%) System Testing
6 1 (2.08%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.08%) Android Development
6 1 (2.08%) iOS Development
6 1 (2.08%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (77.08%) C
2 31 (64.58%) Embedded C
3 30 (62.50%) C++
4 27 (56.25%) Embedded C++
5 25 (52.08%) C#
6 13 (27.08%) Assembly Language
7 4 (8.33%) Python
7 4 (8.33%) Perl
8 3 (6.25%) Ada
8 3 (6.25%) Ruby
8 3 (6.25%) Groovy
8 3 (6.25%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.08%) Java
9 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (39.58%) Degree
2 7 (14.58%) SC Cleared
2 7 (14.58%) Security Cleared
3 5 (10.42%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) ISO 9001
2 3 (6.25%) IEC 61508
3 2 (4.17%) DO-178B
4 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 24 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (22.92%) Lauterbach
1 11 (22.92%) Freescale
1 11 (22.92%) EMC
2 10 (20.83%) NEC
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.17%) IBM
5 1 (2.08%) QNX
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago