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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 27 34 24
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Swing 2 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 1.26% 2.76% 5.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.52% 4.90% 13.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 7
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
21 102 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 13.21% 56.35% 39.07%
Number of salaries quoted 18 88 51
Average salary £28,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) Ant
1 8 (100.00%) OOP
1 8 (100.00%) OO
1 8 (100.00%) JBoss
1 8 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Maven
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
1 8 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) PL/SQL
2 5 (62.50%) J2EE
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) WebLogic
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) JMS
2 5 (62.50%) Data Mining
2 5 (62.50%) RDBMS
2 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 5 (62.50%) Automotive
2 5 (62.50%) Hibernate
2 5 (62.50%) Ajax
2 5 (62.50%) WebSphere
2 5 (62.50%) GlassFish
2 5 (62.50%) NoSQL
2 5 (62.50%) Gradle
2 5 (62.50%) Relational Database

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) JBoss
2 5 (62.50%) WebSphere
2 5 (62.50%) GlassFish
2 5 (62.50%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) Data Mining
1 5 (62.50%) RDBMS
1 5 (62.50%) NoSQL
1 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Ant
1 8 (100.00%) Maven
2 5 (62.50%) Gradle
3 3 (37.50%) JMeter
3 3 (37.50%) NUnit
3 3 (37.50%) ArgoUML
3 3 (37.50%) TeamCity
3 3 (37.50%) DbUnit
3 3 (37.50%) JProfiler
3 3 (37.50%) Hudson
3 3 (37.50%) SoapUI
3 3 (37.50%) Redmine
3 3 (37.50%) Cactus
3 3 (37.50%) FitNesse
3 3 (37.50%) JUnit
3 3 (37.50%) Rational Rose
4 2 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (25.00%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (12.50%) TestNG
General
1 5 (62.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Java Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Tester
2 3 (37.50%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) J2EE
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) JMS
1 5 (62.50%) Hibernate
1 5 (62.50%) Ajax
2 3 (37.50%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) OOP
1 8 (100.00%) OO
1 8 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Use Case
3 3 (37.50%) Load Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) HP