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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank - - 66
Permanent jobs citing JTAG 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.50%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,250 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+26.42% -6.66%
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
74 72 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 8.70% 10.96% 8.83%
Number of salaries quoted 54 49 62
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £48,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%

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