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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank - - 64
Permanent jobs citing JTAG 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - - 0.48%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
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
59 32 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 9.55% 5.79% 13.53%
Number of salaries quoted 54 32 72
Average salary £35,000 £29,318 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.38% -16.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £23,050 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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