The table below looks at the statistics for JTAG skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 - - 80
Permanent jobs citing JTAG 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - - 0.22%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.22%
JTAG
Wales

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 South Wales region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
118 98 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 9.84% 11.23% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 99 78 47
Average salary £38,400 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £25,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £48,400 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%

JTAG
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

JTAG Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

JTAG
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

JTAG Salary Trend in South Wales

JTAG
Top 4 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) HNC
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) LabVIEW

JTAG
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) HNC