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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 33 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Swing 1 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 0.86% - 4.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.52% - 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 10
Average salary £37,500 - £40,000
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
66 77 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 56.90% 53.85% 38.98%
Number of salaries quoted 18 68 57
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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

Swing
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Swing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Swing.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Swing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Swing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL