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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank - - 89
Permanent jobs citing JTAG 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.35%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £35,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.22% +3.75%
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
135 125 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 9.85% 12.36% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 102 96 61
Average salary £38,400 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.71% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,100 £19,650
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,700 £55,000
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