Period
to 5 August 2020

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 5 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
UK > England
6 months to
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 741 1045 1127
Rank change year-on-year +304 +82 +75
Permanent jobs citing JTAG 5 20 23
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.008% 0.015% 0.014%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.067% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 20
Median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +18.75%
10th Percentile £39,750 £32,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.52% +3.68% +18.75%

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 7,505 17,902 21,113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 12.33% 13.55% 13.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5,750 13,272 16,085
Median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% - +2.04%
10th Percentile £30,500 £28,383 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

JTAG
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for JTAG in England

JTAG
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing JTAG in England.

Salary trend for JTAG in England

JTAG
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing JTAG in England over the 6 months to 5 August 2020.

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 5 August 2020. 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 +174 3 £50,000 -0.99% 2
East of England - 2 £40,000 - 1
JTAG
UK

For the 6 months to 5 August 2020, IT jobs citing JTAG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for JTAG.

1 5 (100.00%) Firmware
2 4 (80.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded C
3 3 (60.00%) EMC
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Electronics
4 2 (40.00%) Analogue Electronics
5 1 (20.00%) White-Box Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
5 1 (20.00%) Validation
5 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) JIRA
5 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) QMS
5 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) OOD
5 1 (20.00%) C++
5 1 (20.00%) Middleware
5 1 (20.00%) ASIC
5 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (20.00%) Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) BDD

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) RS-232
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) CMake
1 1 (20.00%) GCC
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analogue Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) ASIC
2 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) BDD
1 1 (20.00%) Black-Box Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) OOD
1 1 (20.00%) QMS
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Validation
1 1 (20.00%) White-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C
1 4 (80.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) EMC