Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 497 548 581
Rank change year-on-year +51 +33 +68
Permanent jobs citing JTAG 24 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.090% 0.010% 0.003%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.63% 0.079% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 23 3 0
South East median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.74% - -
England median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -21.74% +35.29% -26.09%

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 the South East with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 3,785 3,817 3,935
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.14% 12.32% 12.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3,020 3,047 3,147
South East median annual salary £48,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.22% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,900 £26,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

JTAG
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing JTAG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for JTAG in the South East

JTAG
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for JTAG in the South East

JTAG
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JTAG in the South East over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for JTAG in the South East

JTAG
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JTAG within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. 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
Hampshire - 11 £45,000 - 1
East Sussex - 8 £46,000 - 3
Thames Valley +40 5 £48,750 -15.22% 1
Oxfordshire +29 4 £52,500 -8.70%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £45,000 -
JTAG
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 South East region with a requirement for JTAG.

1 21 (87.50%) C++
2 19 (79.17%) Software Engineering
3 18 (75.00%) C
4 14 (58.33%) Assembly Language
5 11 (45.83%) Linux
6 10 (41.67%) Python
7 8 (33.33%) Wireless
7 8 (33.33%) Automotive
7 8 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
7 8 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
8 7 (29.17%) Electronics
9 6 (25.00%) Degree
10 5 (20.83%) Memory Management
10 5 (20.83%) CMake
10 5 (20.83%) Algorithms
10 5 (20.83%) Technical Leadership
10 5 (20.83%) Mathematics
10 5 (20.83%) Physics
10 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
10 5 (20.83%) German Language
11 3 (12.50%) Firmware
11 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
11 3 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
12 2 (8.33%) Prototyping
12 2 (8.33%) GDB
12 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (8.33%) ASIC
12 2 (8.33%) Benchmarking
12 2 (8.33%) Flash

JTAG
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (33.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) CMake
2 2 (8.33%) GDB
General
1 8 (33.33%) Automotive
2 7 (29.17%) Electronics
3 5 (20.83%) German Language
4 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Software Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Embedded Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Electronics Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Firmware Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Hardware Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Firmware Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Hardware Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Algorithms
2 3 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (8.33%) ASIC
4 1 (4.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (4.17%) Life Science
4 1 (4.17%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Linux
2 8 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Software Engineering
2 8 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
3 5 (20.83%) Mathematics
3 5 (20.83%) Memory Management
3 5 (20.83%) Physics
3 5 (20.83%) Technical Leadership
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) Benchmarking
4 2 (8.33%) Prototyping
4 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.17%) CAD
5 1 (4.17%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (4.17%) FPGA Design
5 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.17%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) C++
2 18 (75.00%) C
3 14 (58.33%) Assembly Language
4 10 (41.67%) Python
5 2 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Firmware