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 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 167 152 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing JTAG 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.027% 0.065% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.26% 0.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £44,250 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+26.42% -6.66%
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
387 246 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.37% 7.95% 8.95%
Number of salaries quoted 243 130 209
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,600 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%

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

JTAG
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing JTAG also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited JTAG.

1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) DECT
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) LabVIEW
1 1 (100.00%) Cadence
1 1 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Altera
1 1 (100.00%) Actel
1 1 (100.00%) GCC

JTAG
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing JTAG also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited JTAG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DECT
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) LabVIEW
1 1 (100.00%) GCC
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Design Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cadence
1 1 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 1 (100.00%) Altera
1 1 (100.00%) Actel