The table below looks at the statistics for JTAG skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JTAG over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank - 224 207
Permanent jobs citing JTAG 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.019% 0.090%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.22% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +24.28%
JTAG
England

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 West Midlands region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
607 447 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.38% 8.29% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 462 357 413
Average salary £37,500 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

JTAG
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

JTAG Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

JTAG
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

JTAG Salary Trend in the West Midlands