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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank - - 87
Permanent jobs citing JTAG 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - - 0.29%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +16.12%
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
144 109 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 12.09% 10.80% 8.51%
Number of salaries quoted 115 92 70
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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