The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 75 72 71
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Swing 5 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.67% 0.71% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.31% 1.55% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 0
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Swing
South West

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 Dorset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
382 322 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 50.93% 45.80% 36.33%
Number of salaries quoted 317 289 159
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Swing Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Swing
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Swing Salary Trend in Dorset

Swing
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Swing across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Swing Salary Histogram in Dorset

Swing
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Swing within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -13 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Poole - 1 £31,500 -
Swing
South West

Swing
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 13 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) Eclipse
2 11 (84.62%) Hibernate
3 8 (61.54%) RDBMS
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle
3 8 (61.54%) Subversion
3 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database
3 8 (61.54%) Relational Database
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle Cash Management
4 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
5 4 (30.77%) J2EE
6 3 (23.08%) Scrum
6 3 (23.08%) Maven
7 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
7 2 (15.38%) Android Development
7 2 (15.38%) Android
7 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
7 2 (15.38%) J2SE
8 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
8 1 (7.69%) Windows
8 1 (7.69%) VMware
8 1 (7.69%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (7.69%) Advertising
8 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (7.69%) QA

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

Business Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle Cash Management
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) RDBMS
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database
1 8 (61.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Eclipse
2 8 (61.54%) Subversion
3 3 (23.08%) Maven
4 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Software Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Java Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Team Leader
4 2 (15.38%) Team Leader
4 2 (15.38%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) Hibernate
2 4 (30.77%) J2EE
3 2 (15.38%) J2SE
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
2 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Android Development
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) VMware