The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swing (Java)
Rank - 40 33
Permanent jobs citing Swing 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - 0.66% 0.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.49% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Swing
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
34 67 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 43.59% 44.08% 45.16%
Number of salaries quoted 15 30 53
Average salary £31,500 £34,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.35% -8.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Swing across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Swing Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Swing
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Swing across the Belfast region.

Swing Salary Trend in Belfast