The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swing (Java)
Rank 213 197 225
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +28
Permanent jobs citing Swing 2 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.040% 0.27% 0.055%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 1.00% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 3
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +16.88%
Swing
South East

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 Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1450 1502 1772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.03% 27.50% 32.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1188 1269 1615
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Swing Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Swing
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Swing Salary Trend in Berkshire

Swing
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Swing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 1 £60,000 -
Swing
South East

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) Struts
2 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (93.75%) Maven
3 14 (87.50%) TDD
3 14 (87.50%) Subversion
3 14 (87.50%) Shell Script
3 14 (87.50%) UNIX
3 14 (87.50%) T-SQL
3 14 (87.50%) Perl
3 14 (87.50%) SWT
3 14 (87.50%) Degree
3 14 (87.50%) Git (software)
3 14 (87.50%) Waterfall
3 14 (87.50%) Test Planning
3 14 (87.50%) SDLC
4 13 (81.25%) Validation
5 11 (68.75%) Test Automation
6 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (37.50%) Finance
8 2 (12.50%) HTML
8 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
8 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 2 (12.50%) J2EE
8 2 (12.50%) AWT
8 2 (12.50%) XML
8 2 (12.50%) CSS
8 2 (12.50%) JSP
8 2 (12.50%) Selenium

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 15 (93.75%) Maven
2 14 (87.50%) Git (software)
2 14 (87.50%) Subversion
3 2 (12.50%) Selenium
4 1 (6.25%) jMock
4 1 (6.25%) JUnit
4 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
4 1 (6.25%) IntelliJ
4 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Test Engineer
1 11 (68.75%) Automation Engineer
1 11 (68.75%) Test Automation Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) Struts
2 14 (87.50%) SWT
3 2 (12.50%) XML
3 2 (12.50%) AWT
3 2 (12.50%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) J2EE
3 2 (12.50%) CSS
3 2 (12.50%) JSP
4 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.25%) Spring
4 1 (6.25%) Java EE
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (87.50%) TDD
2 14 (87.50%) Waterfall
2 14 (87.50%) Test Planning
2 14 (87.50%) SDLC
3 13 (81.25%) Validation
4 11 (68.75%) Test Automation
5 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
6 1 (6.25%) BDD
6 1 (6.25%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (87.50%) T-SQL
2 14 (87.50%) Shell Script
2 14 (87.50%) Perl
3 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle