The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Swing (Java)
Rank 25 38 32
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Permanent jobs citing Swing 17 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 9.04% 2.23% 3.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.08% 4.08% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 7
Median salary £62,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
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
77 98 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 40.96% 54.75% 28.51%
Number of salaries quoted 72 89 61
Median salary £37,500 £28,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Colchester region citing Swing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 May 2016.

Swing Salary Histogram in Colchester

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing Swing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Colchester region with a requirement for Swing.

1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (97.30%) Computer Science
2 36 (97.30%) Degree
3 34 (91.89%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (91.89%) E-Commerce
4 33 (89.19%) Oracle
5 32 (86.49%) OOP
5 32 (86.49%) OO
6 31 (83.78%) JBoss
6 31 (83.78%) HTML
6 31 (83.78%) CSS
6 31 (83.78%) JavaScript
6 31 (83.78%) Ajax
6 31 (83.78%) Relational Database
7 27 (72.97%) J2EE
7 27 (72.97%) Software Engineering
7 27 (72.97%) Oracle Database
8 24 (64.86%) Open Source
8 24 (64.86%) WebSphere
8 24 (64.86%) WebLogic
9 23 (62.16%) PL/SQL
10 21 (56.76%) SQL Server
11 17 (45.95%) RDBMS
12 8 (21.62%) Java EE
13 4 (10.81%) QA
13 4 (10.81%) Selenium
13 4 (10.81%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (10.81%) Linux
13 4 (10.81%) MVC
13 4 (10.81%) MySQL

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 31 (83.78%) JBoss
2 24 (64.86%) WebLogic
2 24 (64.86%) WebSphere
3 4 (10.81%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (83.78%) Relational Database
2 27 (72.97%) Oracle Database
3 21 (56.76%) SQL Server
4 17 (45.95%) RDBMS
5 4 (10.81%) Big Data
5 4 (10.81%) MySQL
5 4 (10.81%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Cucumber
1 4 (10.81%) JUnit
1 4 (10.81%) Selenium
2 3 (8.11%) Ant
2 3 (8.11%) JIRA
2 3 (8.11%) Maven
2 3 (8.11%) NUnit
2 3 (8.11%) SoapUI
3 2 (5.41%) Cactus
3 2 (5.41%) DbUnit
3 2 (5.41%) HP UFT
3 2 (5.41%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (5.41%) JMeter
3 2 (5.41%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (8.11%) Automotive
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (89.19%) Developer
1 33 (89.19%) Java Developer
2 28 (75.68%) Java Programmer
2 28 (75.68%) Programmer
3 24 (64.86%) Agile Developer
3 24 (64.86%) Agile Java Developer
3 24 (64.86%) J2EE Developer
3 24 (64.86%) J2EE Programmer
3 24 (64.86%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 24 (64.86%) Oracle Developer
3 24 (64.86%) Senior Agile Developer
3 24 (64.86%) Senior Agile Java Developer
3 24 (64.86%) Senior Developer
3 24 (64.86%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 24 (64.86%) Senior Java Developer
3 24 (64.86%) Senior Java Programmer
3 24 (64.86%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
3 24 (64.86%) Senior Oracle Developer
3 24 (64.86%) Senior Programmer
4 3 (8.11%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (83.78%) Ajax
1 31 (83.78%) CSS
1 31 (83.78%) HTML
2 27 (72.97%) J2EE
3 8 (21.62%) Java EE
4 4 (10.81%) REST
5 3 (8.11%) Hibernate
5 3 (8.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 36 (97.30%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (91.89%) Agile Software Development
1 34 (91.89%) E-Commerce
2 32 (86.49%) OO
2 32 (86.49%) OOP
3 27 (72.97%) Software Engineering
4 24 (64.86%) Open Source
5 4 (10.81%) Analytics
5 4 (10.81%) MVC
6 3 (8.11%) Project Management
6 3 (8.11%) Use Case
7 1 (2.70%) BDD
7 1 (2.70%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (83.78%) JavaScript
3 23 (62.16%) PL/SQL
4 3 (8.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (97.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) QA
Vendors
1 33 (89.19%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) HP
2 2 (5.41%) IBM