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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank - 206 197
Permanent jobs citing JTAG 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.018% 0.020%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.22% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £32,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +20.37%
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
452 455 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.24% 8.32% 9.31%
Number of salaries quoted 380 383 388
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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

JTAG
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development

JTAG
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++