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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank - - 86
Permanent jobs citing JTAG 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.19%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
132 108 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 10.28% 8.10% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 103 94 52
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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

JTAG
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) HNC
1 1 (100.00%) LabVIEW
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing

JTAG
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) HNC