The table below looks at the statistics for JTAG skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JTAG over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank - - 65
Permanent jobs citing JTAG 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.55%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
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 North East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
72 48 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 9.64% 7.61% 13.50%
Number of salaries quoted 65 46 80
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

JTAG
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

JTAG Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

JTAG
Salary Trend in the North East

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

JTAG Salary Trend in the North East