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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank - - 87
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 - - 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-19.54% +8.75%
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
145 132 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 10.76% 11.93% 9.69%
Number of salaries quoted 113 104 73
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £24,700 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £46,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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