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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank 841 838 850
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Permanent jobs citing JTAG 30 29 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.028% 0.035%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.27% 0.28% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 30 25 27
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
10927 10266 10959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.48% 10.09% 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8651 7928 9036
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 £27,500 £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 22 December 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 22 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
Yorkshire - 12 £34,250 -
South East -4 7 £52,500 +20.68% 1
East of England -35 6 £42,000 +12.00% 8
East Midlands - 3 £40,000 - 1
South West -4 2 £40,750 -1.80%
JTAG
UK

JTAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 37 (92.50%) C
2 31 (77.50%) C++
2 31 (77.50%) Software Engineering
3 28 (70.00%) Embedded C
4 25 (62.50%) Embedded C++
5 20 (50.00%) Firmware
5 20 (50.00%) C#
6 17 (42.50%) Linux
7 16 (40.00%) Degree
8 14 (35.00%) Electronics
9 13 (32.50%) Python
9 13 (32.50%) Perl
9 13 (32.50%) GDB
10 12 (30.00%) Embedded Systems
10 12 (30.00%) .NET
10 12 (30.00%) Ethernet
11 10 (25.00%) Automotive
11 10 (25.00%) Android
12 9 (22.50%) SC Cleared
12 9 (22.50%) Security Cleared
12 9 (22.50%) Multithreading
12 9 (22.50%) Assembly Language
13 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
13 8 (20.00%) Windows
13 8 (20.00%) Computer Science
14 7 (17.50%) Network Security
14 7 (17.50%) Mac OS
14 7 (17.50%) Groovy
14 7 (17.50%) Bash Shell
14 7 (17.50%) Microsoft

JTAG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 2 (5.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.00%) Ethernet
2 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (17.50%) Wireless
3 7 (17.50%) Network Security
4 6 (15.00%) Modbus
4 6 (15.00%) Profibus
4 6 (15.00%) GPRS
4 6 (15.00%) GSM
5 3 (7.50%) IPv6
6 1 (2.50%) IGMP
6 1 (2.50%) RTSP
6 1 (2.50%) HTTP
6 1 (2.50%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 13 (32.50%) GDB
2 7 (17.50%) Bugzilla
2 7 (17.50%) Subversion
2 7 (17.50%) JIRA
3 2 (5.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 14 (35.00%) Electronics
2 10 (25.00%) Automotive
3 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (7.50%) Aerospace
4 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (67.50%) Software Engineer
2 25 (62.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 11 (27.50%) Senior Software Engineer
4 10 (25.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Principal Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Principal Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) DSP Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Development Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Hardware Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Firmware Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Hardware Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Senior FPGA Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Graduate Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Graduate
7 1 (2.50%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Development Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) FPGA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.00%) .NET
2 6 (15.00%) MFC
2 6 (15.00%) Qt
3 1 (2.50%) OpenGL ES
3 1 (2.50%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Embedded Systems
2 8 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (17.50%) VHDL
4 6 (15.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 6 (15.00%) Home Automation
5 5 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 5 (12.50%) Device Driver
6 3 (7.50%) Physics
6 3 (7.50%) Verilog
7 1 (2.50%) Streaming Video
7 1 (2.50%) MPEG
7 1 (2.50%) ASIC
7 1 (2.50%) CAN bus
7 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) Linux
2 10 (25.00%) Android
3 8 (20.00%) Windows
4 7 (17.50%) Mac OS
5 3 (7.50%) Apple iOS
5 3 (7.50%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (77.50%) Software Engineering
2 9 (22.50%) Multithreading
3 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 4 (10.00%) UML
6 3 (7.50%) Android Development
6 3 (7.50%) iOS Development
7 2 (5.00%) Signal Processing
7 2 (5.00%) CAD
7 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.00%) Integration Testing
8 1 (2.50%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.50%) Validation
8 1 (2.50%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (92.50%) C
2 31 (77.50%) C++
3 28 (70.00%) Embedded C
4 25 (62.50%) Embedded C++
5 20 (50.00%) C#
6 13 (32.50%) Perl
6 13 (32.50%) Python
7 9 (22.50%) Assembly Language
8 7 (17.50%) Ruby
8 7 (17.50%) Groovy
8 7 (17.50%) Bash Shell
9 3 (7.50%) Ada
10 2 (5.00%) MATLAB
11 1 (2.50%) SQL
11 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (40.00%) Degree
2 9 (22.50%) SC Cleared
2 9 (22.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) IEC 61508
2 2 (5.00%) DO-178B
System Software
1 20 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (17.50%) EMC
2 6 (15.00%) NEC
2 6 (15.00%) Freescale
2 6 (15.00%) Lauterbach
3 2 (5.00%) IBM
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £30000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension, BUPA, bonus
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Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension, healthcare, BUPA
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + pension, SAYE, bonus, salary reviews
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + pension, SAYE, Guaranteed Bonus, BUPA
Posted: 20 days ago