The table below looks at the statistics for JTAG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JTAG over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank - - 58
Permanent jobs citing JTAG 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - - 0.39%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.12% +6.66%
JTAG
North East

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 Tyne and Wear region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
21 41 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.17% 11.45% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14 37 49
Average salary £29,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.55% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £24,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £46,500 £50,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

JTAG
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

JTAG Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

JTAG
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

JTAG Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear