Period
to 25 May 2018

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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
England > South East
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 539 534 619
Rank change year-on-year -5 +85 +21
Permanent jobs citing JTAG 13 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.042% 0.003% 0.008%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.32% 0.029% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 3
South East median annual salary £47,500 - £47,500
10th Percentile £38,750 - £44,050
90th Percentile £58,750 - £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% +11.11% -6.49%

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 4,017 3,398 5,416
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.12% 11.73% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3,163 2,712 4,390
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,900
% change year-on-year +5.26% -0.84% +6.44%

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 25 May 2018.

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 25 May 2018. 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
Thames Valley +21 13 £47,500 - 4
Oxfordshire -11 13 £47,500 - 3
JTAG
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, 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 13 (100.00%) C++
1 13 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 13 (100.00%) GDB
2 11 (84.62%) Embedded Systems
2 11 (84.62%) Prototyping
2 11 (84.62%) C
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) Flash
2 11 (84.62%) Python
2 11 (84.62%) Perl
2 11 (84.62%) Firmware
2 11 (84.62%) ASIC
2 11 (84.62%) Benchmarking
3 2 (15.38%) Hudson
3 2 (15.38%) Release Management
3 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
3 2 (15.38%) CppUnit
3 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 2 (15.38%) Subversion
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) Degree
3 2 (15.38%) JIRA
3 2 (15.38%) Bugzilla
3 2 (15.38%) Device Driver
3 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
3 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
3 2 (15.38%) HTTP
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) XML Schema
3 2 (15.38%) SQL

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 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
1 2 (15.38%) HTTP
1 2 (15.38%) Modbus
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) GDB
2 2 (15.38%) Bugzilla
2 2 (15.38%) CMake
2 2 (15.38%) CppUnit
2 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
2 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) Hudson
2 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 2 (15.38%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) Eclipse RCP
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Firmware Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Senior Firmware Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) Flash
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) XML
2 2 (15.38%) XML Schema
2 2 (15.38%) XSLT
3 1 (7.69%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) ASIC
1 11 (84.62%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (15.38%) CAN bus
2 2 (15.38%) Device Driver
2 2 (15.38%) State Machine
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) Benchmarking
2 11 (84.62%) Prototyping
3 2 (15.38%) Release Management
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) UML
3 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Device Driver Development
4 1 (7.69%) Gantt Chart
4 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (84.62%) C
2 11 (84.62%) Perl
2 11 (84.62%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) MISRA
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Firmware