The table below looks at the statistics for JTAG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JTAG over the 3 months to 8 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank - - 27
Permanent jobs citing JTAG 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea - - 2.06%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
JTAG
West 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 Swansea region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
7 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 17.07% 4.44% 18.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 16
Average salary £18,500 £18,500 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -41.73%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -