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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank - 241 232
Permanent jobs citing JTAG 0 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.033% 0.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.35% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £40,750 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.23%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
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
593 574 681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 10.34% 9.57% 12.48%
Number of salaries quoted 477 439 540
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) 2G
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Handset
2 1 (50.00%) TETRA
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) WiMAX
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) WFM
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Android

JTAG
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (50.00%) 2G
1 1 (50.00%) 3G
1 1 (50.00%) 4G
1 1 (50.00%) TETRA
1 1 (50.00%) WiMAX
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DSP Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) DSP Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Handset Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Signal Processing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft