The table below looks at the statistics for JTAG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JTAG over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank - - 95
Permanent jobs citing JTAG 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.32%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-13.88% +12.50%
JTAG
UK

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 Wales region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
175 146 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 12.60% 10.83% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 134 128 107
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £49,350
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

JTAG
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

JTAG Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

JTAG
Salary Trend in Wales

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

JTAG Salary Trend in Wales