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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swing (Java)
Rank 31 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Swing 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 0.83% 4.23% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.52% 10.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £24,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +8.82%
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
66 57 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 54.55% 40.14% 45.27%
Number of salaries quoted 62 55 57
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Ajax
2 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) J2EE
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) OOP
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) JBoss
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (80.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (60.00%) Open Source
4 2 (40.00%) GlassFish
4 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (40.00%) Gradle
4 2 (40.00%) Maven
4 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) Automotive
4 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (80.00%) JBoss
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (40.00%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Ant
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
1 2 (40.00%) Gradle
General
1 2 (40.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (40.00%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Graduate Java Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) J2EE
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) JMS
2 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) OOP
1 4 (80.00%) OO
1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle