The table below looks at the statistics for JTAG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JTAG over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank - - 146
Permanent jobs citing JTAG 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.035%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.22%
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 Scotland region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
349 295 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.30% 9.09% 8.98%
Number of salaries quoted 216 194 162
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,967 £30,000 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £64,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%

JTAG
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

JTAG Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

JTAG
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

JTAG Salary Trend in Scotland