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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank 242 - 213
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing JTAG 1 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.017% - 0.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.16% - 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Average salary £62,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +24.28%
JTAG
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
643 609 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 11.03% 9.97% 11.15%
Number of salaries quoted 544 480 495
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JTAG within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 1 £62,500 -
JTAG
England

JTAG
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) ASIC
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL
1 1 (100.00%) Verilog
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms

JTAG
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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%) Ethernet
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Hardware Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) ASIC Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) FPGA Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Hardware Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior FPGA Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) ASIC
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL
1 1 (100.00%) Verilog
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Xilinx