The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 109 - 117
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Swing 7 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.38% - 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.87% - 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 12
Average salary £45,000 - £36,250
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 - £30,890
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Swing
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
806 698 996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 43.78% 43.84% 52.01%
Number of salaries quoted 652 657 898
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Swing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Swing
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Swing Salary Trend in Cambridge

Swing
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Swing across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Swing Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 10 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (50.00%) Maven
4 5 (50.00%) TDD
4 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (50.00%) C++
4 5 (50.00%) OO
5 4 (40.00%) HTML
5 4 (40.00%) CSS
5 4 (40.00%) Web Services
5 4 (40.00%) GIS
5 4 (40.00%) Scrum
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) jQuery
5 4 (40.00%) Big Data
5 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (30.00%) BDD
6 3 (30.00%) Degree
6 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (30.00%) Dojo
6 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (30.00%) Feature Driven Development
6 3 (30.00%) Selenium
6 3 (30.00%) Kanban
6 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
6 3 (30.00%) J2EE
6 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
6 3 (30.00%) C

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (30.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SNMP
1 2 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (50.00%) Maven
3 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (30.00%) Selenium
5 2 (20.00%) Subversion
6 1 (10.00%) Hudson
6 1 (10.00%) QUnit
6 1 (10.00%) Jasmine
6 1 (10.00%) Grunt
6 1 (10.00%) JUnit
6 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) C++ Developer
4 3 (30.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) Junior
5 2 (20.00%) Junior Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Programmer
6 1 (10.00%) Junior Java Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Java Programmer
6 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
1 4 (40.00%) jQuery
2 3 (30.00%) Dojo
2 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (30.00%) J2EE
3 2 (20.00%) CGI
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) Java EE
3 2 (20.00%) GTK+
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) CSS3
4 1 (10.00%) Modernizr
4 1 (10.00%) PhoneGap
4 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (10.00%) Sass
4 1 (10.00%) LESS
4 1 (10.00%) Ember.js
4 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) GIS
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Debian
2 2 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Phone 8
3 1 (10.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Phone
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) TDD
2 5 (50.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (30.00%) BDD
4 3 (30.00%) Feature Driven Development
4 3 (30.00%) Kanban
5 2 (20.00%) OOD
5 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (20.00%) Network Management
6 1 (10.00%) System Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
6 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
6 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (10.00%) Business Development
6 1 (10.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (30.00%) C
3 3 (30.00%) Perl
3 3 (30.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (10.00%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) JBoss
2 1 (10.00%) Sencha
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Symbian
2 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards