The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Swing (Java)
Rank 27 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Swing 23 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 8.61% - 1.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.17% - 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 23 0 3
Average salary £62,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
Swing
Essex

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 Colchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
120 40 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 44.94% 25.81% 49.36%
Number of salaries quoted 114 38 69
Average salary £37,000 £28,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.82% -36.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,850 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Swing Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Swing
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Swing Salary Trend in Colchester

Swing
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Swing across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Swing Salary Histogram in Colchester

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 31 (100.00%) Java
1 31 (100.00%) Degree
1 31 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 29 (93.55%) Oracle
3 28 (90.32%) JBoss
3 28 (90.32%) E-Commerce
4 27 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (77.42%) PL/SQL
5 24 (77.42%) OOP
5 24 (77.42%) OO
6 23 (74.19%) CSS
6 23 (74.19%) J2EE
6 23 (74.19%) HTML
6 23 (74.19%) JavaScript
6 23 (74.19%) Ajax
6 23 (74.19%) Oracle Database
6 23 (74.19%) Relational Database
7 21 (67.74%) WebSphere
7 21 (67.74%) Software Engineering
7 21 (67.74%) SQL Server
7 21 (67.74%) WebLogic
7 21 (67.74%) RDBMS
8 19 (61.29%) Open Source
9 7 (22.58%) SQL
10 5 (16.13%) Ant
10 5 (16.13%) JUnit
10 5 (16.13%) Automotive
10 5 (16.13%) Project Management
10 5 (16.13%) QA
10 5 (16.13%) Selenium

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 28 (90.32%) JBoss
2 21 (67.74%) WebLogic
2 21 (67.74%) WebSphere
3 3 (9.68%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (74.19%) Oracle Database
1 23 (74.19%) Relational Database
2 21 (67.74%) RDBMS
2 21 (67.74%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.68%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Ant
1 5 (16.13%) Cucumber
1 5 (16.13%) JUnit
1 5 (16.13%) Maven
1 5 (16.13%) NUnit
1 5 (16.13%) Selenium
1 5 (16.13%) SoapUI
2 4 (12.90%) Cactus
2 4 (12.90%) DbUnit
2 4 (12.90%) HP UFT
2 4 (12.90%) JIRA
2 4 (12.90%) JIRA Agile
2 4 (12.90%) JMeter
2 4 (12.90%) Rational Functional Tester
3 1 (3.23%) ArgoUML
3 1 (3.23%) FitNesse
3 1 (3.23%) JProfiler
3 1 (3.23%) Rational Rose
3 1 (3.23%) Redmine
3 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (16.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 26 (83.87%) Developer
1 26 (83.87%) Java Developer
2 21 (67.74%) Senior Developer
2 21 (67.74%) Senior Java Developer
3 18 (58.06%) Agile Developer
3 18 (58.06%) Agile Java Developer
3 18 (58.06%) J2EE Developer
3 18 (58.06%) J2EE Programmer
3 18 (58.06%) Java Programmer
3 18 (58.06%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 18 (58.06%) Oracle Developer
3 18 (58.06%) Programmer
3 18 (58.06%) Senior Agile Developer
3 18 (58.06%) Senior Agile Java Developer
3 18 (58.06%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 18 (58.06%) Senior Java Programmer
3 18 (58.06%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
3 18 (58.06%) Senior Oracle Developer
3 18 (58.06%) Senior Programmer
4 5 (16.13%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (74.19%) Ajax
1 23 (74.19%) CSS
1 23 (74.19%) HTML
1 23 (74.19%) J2EE
2 5 (16.13%) Java EE
3 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
3 2 (6.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 31 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (90.32%) E-Commerce
2 27 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (77.42%) OO
3 24 (77.42%) OOP
4 21 (67.74%) Software Engineering
5 19 (61.29%) Open Source
6 5 (16.13%) Project Management
7 4 (12.90%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (77.42%) PL/SQL
3 23 (74.19%) JavaScript
4 7 (22.58%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (93.55%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) HP
2 4 (12.90%) IBM