The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 117 115 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Swing 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.22% 0.19% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.60% 0.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
Swing
South West

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 Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
662 737 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 36.45% 46.32% 37.67%
Number of salaries quoted 560 684 539
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Swing Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Swing
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Swing Salary Trend in Bristol

Swing
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) GWT
2 4 (80.00%) GlassFish
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Aerospace
2 4 (80.00%) NetBeans
2 4 (80.00%) J2EE
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (80.00%) EJB
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) JSP
2 4 (80.00%) Servlets
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) JBoss
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Informatics
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Degree

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 4 (80.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (80.00%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) NetBeans
General
1 4 (80.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Java Swing Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) J2EE
1 4 (80.00%) EJB
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) JSP
1 4 (80.00%) Servlets
1 4 (80.00%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Informatics
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) JBoss