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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swing (Java)
Rank 113 108 110
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Swing 1 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.061% 0.14% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.34% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 5
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +58.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
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
667 588 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.87% 41.44% 44.07%
Number of salaries quoted 551 517 682
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) Maven
3 8 (80.00%) Web Development
4 5 (50.00%) Python
4 5 (50.00%) Perl
4 5 (50.00%) CSS
4 5 (50.00%) Degree
4 5 (50.00%) Grails
4 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (40.00%) GTK+
5 4 (40.00%) HTML5
5 4 (40.00%) Network Management
5 4 (40.00%) Sencha
5 4 (40.00%) Sencha Touch
5 4 (40.00%) Java EE
5 4 (40.00%) User Experience
5 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (40.00%) Time Management
5 4 (40.00%) QMS
5 4 (40.00%) Ext JS
5 4 (40.00%) C
5 4 (40.00%) J2EE
5 4 (40.00%) Ant
5 4 (40.00%) Linux
5 4 (40.00%) XSD
5 4 (40.00%) SNMP
5 4 (40.00%) CGI

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) SNMP
1 4 (40.00%) Internet
1 4 (40.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Maven
2 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (40.00%) Ant
4 1 (10.00%) Subversion
4 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (10.00%) Hudson
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Java Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Java Swing Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) Grails
3 4 (40.00%) GTK+
3 4 (40.00%) HTML5
3 4 (40.00%) Sencha Touch
3 4 (40.00%) Java EE
3 4 (40.00%) Ext JS
3 4 (40.00%) J2EE
3 4 (40.00%) XSD
3 4 (40.00%) CGI
3 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (40.00%) Spring
4 1 (10.00%) Cocoa
4 1 (10.00%) AWT
4 1 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
1 4 (40.00%) Debian
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Web Development
2 4 (40.00%) Network Management
2 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (40.00%) Time Management
2 4 (40.00%) QMS
2 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Quality Management
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Business Development
3 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) Python
3 5 (50.00%) Perl
3 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (40.00%) C
5 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
6 1 (10.00%) C++
6 1 (10.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Sencha