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 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swing (Java)
Rank - 40 38
Permanent jobs citing Swing 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - 0.72% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.43% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
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
19 70 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 40.43% 50.36% 54.67%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 66
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -9.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £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