The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry 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 68 53 64
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +11
Permanent jobs citing Swing 2 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.33% 1.36% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.87% 3.08% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 2
Average salary £48,000 £37,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -15.73%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Swing
West Midlands

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 Coventry region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
229 260 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 37.60% 44.14% 54.60%
Number of salaries quoted 213 228 237
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Swing Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Swing
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Swing Salary Trend in Coventry

Swing
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Struts
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) AWT
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Struts
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) AWT
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C