The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank - 115 120
Permanent jobs citing Swing 0 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.13% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.27% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 14
Average salary - £65,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Swing
North 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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
815 751 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 41.77% 47.32% 44.29%
Number of salaries quoted 701 672 823
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Swing Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Swing
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Swing Salary Trend in Cheshire