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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank 949 900 931
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +31
Permanent jobs citing JTAG 2 41 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.039% 0.017%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.016% 0.36% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 41 14
Average salary £45,750 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.83% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,350 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,150 £52,500 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.83% -3.75%

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
12246 11531 11225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.07% 11.03% 10.89%
Number of salaries quoted 9712 8990 8615
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 3 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 5 February 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
Oxfordshire -6 2 £45,750 -10.73%
South East -12 2 £45,750 -12.85%
England -30 2 £45,750 +24.48% 1

JTAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 14 (87.50%) C
2 11 (68.75%) Integration Testing
2 11 (68.75%) SDLC
3 10 (62.50%) Software Testing
3 10 (62.50%) Configuration Management
3 10 (62.50%) Wireless
3 10 (62.50%) Telecoms
4 9 (56.25%) Linux
4 9 (56.25%) UML
4 9 (56.25%) Multithreading
4 9 (56.25%) Device Driver
5 8 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
5 8 (50.00%) Code Coverage
5 8 (50.00%) Lauterbach
6 6 (37.50%) Unix
7 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
8 4 (25.00%) Firmware
8 4 (25.00%) Regression Testing
8 4 (25.00%) Open Source
8 4 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
9 3 (18.75%) Signal Processing
9 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
9 3 (18.75%) TETRA
9 3 (18.75%) Embedded C
9 3 (18.75%) Python
10 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
10 2 (12.50%) Windows
10 2 (12.50%) Perl
10 2 (12.50%) EMC
10 2 (12.50%) MATLAB

JTAG
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 2 (12.50%) Simulink
2 1 (6.25%) OrCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) Wireless
2 3 (18.75%) TETRA
3 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
4 1 (6.25%) 2G
4 1 (6.25%) 3G
4 1 (6.25%) 4G
4 1 (6.25%) HTTP
4 1 (6.25%) IGMP
4 1 (6.25%) RS-232
4 1 (6.25%) RS-422
4 1 (6.25%) RTSP
4 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) WiMAX
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (62.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
3 2 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Linux Engineer
1 6 (37.50%) Principal Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) DSP Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Software Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Platform Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) DSP Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Firmware Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior DSP Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Electronics Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded C Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Handset Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Real Time Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Firmware Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
1 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Device Driver
2 1 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (6.25%) Handset
2 1 (6.25%) Verilog
2 1 (6.25%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (37.50%) Unix
4 2 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Integration Testing
1 11 (68.75%) SDLC
2 10 (62.50%) Configuration Management
2 10 (62.50%) Software Testing
3 9 (56.25%) Multithreading
3 9 (56.25%) UML
4 8 (50.00%) Code Coverage
5 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
6 4 (25.00%) Open Source
6 4 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
6 4 (25.00%) Regression Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Signal Processing
8 2 (12.50%) Digital Signal Processing
8 2 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
8 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
8 2 (12.50%) Release Management
8 2 (12.50%) Software Architecture
8 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
9 1 (6.25%) Electronic Design Automation
9 1 (6.25%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) C
2 3 (18.75%) Embedded C
2 3 (18.75%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 2 (12.50%) MATLAB
3 2 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (6.25%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Firmware
2 1 (6.25%) KVM
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Xen
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Lauterbach
2 2 (12.50%) EMC
3 1 (6.25%) Cadence
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
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