The table below looks at the statistics for JTAG skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JTAG over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank - 202 201
Permanent jobs citing JTAG 0 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.16% 0.26%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 1.39% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 5
Average salary - £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £32,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +25.00%
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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 South West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
561 577 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 9.09% 11.39% 12.16%
Number of salaries quoted 460 468 573
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,473
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%

JTAG
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

JTAG Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

JTAG
Salary Trend in the South West

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

JTAG Salary Trend in the South West

JTAG
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
1 1 (100.00%) Symbian
1 1 (100.00%) Intel
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS

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Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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%) SMS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Symbian
1 1 (100.00%) Intel