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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank - - 92
Permanent jobs citing JTAG 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.47%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +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
167 135 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 12.07% 11.18% 9.49%
Number of salaries quoted 130 114 90
Average salary £41,500 £32,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.69% -12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £48,000 £49,000
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