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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Swing (Java)
Rank 97 - 122
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Swing 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.083% - 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% - 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
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
463 634 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 38.65% 37.23% 47.95%
Number of salaries quoted 395 508 702
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) OOD
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) JUnit
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (50.00%) Physics
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Maven
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) JavaFX
3 2 (50.00%) Android
3 2 (50.00%) TestNG
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) Mercurial
3 2 (50.00%) Gradle
3 2 (50.00%) Android Development
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) JasperReports
4 1 (25.00%) Java EE
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (25.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) JasperReports
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Gradle
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
1 2 (50.00%) Mercurial
1 2 (50.00%) TestNG
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Development Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Development Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) JavaFX
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) Java EE
2 1 (25.00%) JDBC
2 1 (25.00%) JSF
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (50.00%) Physics
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Android Development
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle