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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank - - 69
Permanent jobs citing JTAG 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.39%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
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
75 68 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 8.92% 10.29% 8.52%
Number of salaries quoted 54 45 58
Average salary £35,831 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.38% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £22,500 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,900 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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