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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank - - 69
Permanent jobs citing JTAG 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.31%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.22%
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
32 50 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.75% 8.77% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 23 42 59
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,580 £25,050 £21,267
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £46,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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