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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank - - 61
Permanent jobs citing JTAG 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - - 0.85%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.22% +3.75%
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
49 32 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.51% 9.04% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 43 31 69
Average salary £35,500 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.47% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £49,100 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,275 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -

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