Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for JTAG skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited JTAG over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1157 1182 1253
Rank change year-on-year +25 +71 +37
Permanent jobs citing JTAG 9 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.005% 0.012% 0.012%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.042% 0.090% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 23
England median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% -10.00% +14.94%
10th Percentile £30,500 £36,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% +14.94%

JTAG is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 21522 23275 26394
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 12.75% 12.99% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 16200 18533 21056
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,367
% change year-on-year +2.04% +5.68% +3.04%

JTAG
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing JTAG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for JTAG in England

JTAG
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JTAG in England.

Salary trend for JTAG in England

JTAG
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JTAG in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for JTAG in England

JTAG
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JTAG within the England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +36 4 £58,750 - 1
North of England +11 3 £35,500 - 2
Yorkshire - 3 £35,500 - 2
East of England - 2 £57,500 -
JTAG
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing JTAG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for JTAG.

1 8 (88.89%) C
2 7 (77.78%) C++
3 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 6 (66.67%) Firmware
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 5 (55.56%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (55.56%) Embedded C
5 4 (44.44%) Wireless
5 4 (44.44%) GDB
5 4 (44.44%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (44.44%) Software Architecture
6 3 (33.33%) Qt
6 3 (33.33%) ASIC
6 3 (33.33%) Benchmarking
6 3 (33.33%) Device Driver
6 3 (33.33%) Assembly Language
6 3 (33.33%) Automotive
6 3 (33.33%) Flash
6 3 (33.33%) Python
6 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
6 3 (33.33%) C#
6 3 (33.33%) Perl
6 3 (33.33%) .NET
6 3 (33.33%) Prototyping
6 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 3 (33.33%) Modbus
6 3 (33.33%) CAN bus
7 2 (22.22%) Mobile Development

JTAG
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Wireless
2 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 3 (33.33%) Modbus
3 2 (22.22%) Profibus
3 2 (22.22%) RS-232
4 1 (11.11%) HTTP
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) GDB
2 1 (11.11%) Bugzilla
2 1 (11.11%) CMake
2 1 (11.11%) CppUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 1 (11.11%) GCC
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) GNU Toolchain
2 1 (11.11%) Hudson
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 3 (33.33%) Automotive
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Embedded Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Firmware Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Principal Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) Flash
1 3 (33.33%) Qt
2 2 (22.22%) wxWidgets
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) XML Schema
3 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (33.33%) ASIC
2 3 (33.33%) CAN bus
2 3 (33.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (11.11%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (44.44%) Software Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) Benchmarking
3 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 3 (33.33%) Prototyping
4 2 (22.22%) Code Coverage
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) Device Driver Development
4 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile Development
4 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) UML
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C
2 7 (77.78%) C++
3 5 (55.56%) Embedded C
4 3 (33.33%) Assembly Language
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) Perl
4 3 (33.33%) Python
5 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) IEC 61131
1 1 (11.11%) MISRA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Lauterbach