The table below looks at the statistics for JTAG skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JTAG over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank 939 956 962
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +6
Permanent jobs citing JTAG 9 15 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.014% 0.031%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.074% 0.12% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 30
Average salary £31,750 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.28% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £33,700 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,450 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -22.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
12137 12581 13313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.75% 11.37% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9615 9816 10432
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,754 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £71,200 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

JTAG
Jobs Demand Trend

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

JTAG Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JTAG
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JTAG within the UK.

JTAG Salary Trend in the UK

JTAG
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JTAG over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 within the UK.

JTAG Salary Histogram in the UK

JTAG
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JTAG within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -1 8 £36,000 +2.85% 3
London +12 3 £36,000 -42.40% 1
West Midlands - 3 £27,500 -
Greenford - 3 £36,000 -
Nuneaton - 3 £27,500 -
Warwickshire - 3 £27,500 -
South East +24 1 £57,500 +15.00% 1
East of England +10 1 - -
Oxford +6 1 £57,500 +15.00%
Oxfordshire -6 1 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Dunfermline - 1 £25,000 -
Fife - 1 £25,000 -
Scotland - 1 £25,000 -
Essex - 1 - -

JTAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) Flash
2 4 (36.36%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) Ethernet
2 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 3 (27.27%) Embedded C
3 3 (27.27%) C
3 3 (27.27%) Firmware
3 3 (27.27%) Digital Forensics
3 3 (27.27%) Computer Forensics
3 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Schematic Capture
3 3 (27.27%) Cellebrite
3 3 (27.27%) Case Management
3 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (18.18%) RS-232
4 2 (18.18%) Electronics
4 2 (18.18%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++
5 1 (9.09%) EMC
5 1 (9.09%) Intel
5 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Infor M3

JTAG
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Ethernet
1 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 2 (18.18%) RS-232
3 1 (9.09%) RS-422
General
1 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
2 2 (18.18%) Electronics
3 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Forensic Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Hardware Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded C Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile Forensics Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Design Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Electronics Design Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Project Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Firmware Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Case Management
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Forensics
1 3 (27.27%) Digital Forensics
1 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
1 3 (27.27%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (9.09%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Python
2 3 (27.27%) C
2 3 (27.27%) Embedded C
3 2 (18.18%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Cellebrite
2 1 (9.09%) Cadence
2 1 (9.09%) EMC
2 1 (9.09%) Intel
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