The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swing (Java)
Rank 245 255 241
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Permanent jobs citing Swing 17 30 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.22% 0.35% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.58% 0.84% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 16 30 19
Average salary £50,000 £40,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.45% +22.72%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
Swing
England

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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2914 3561 3367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.25% 41.74% 39.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2493 3042 3011
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Swing Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Swing
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Swing Salary Trend in the East of England

Swing
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Swing across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Swing Salary Histogram in the East of England

Swing
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Swing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
Hertfordshire -13 13 £50,000 +66.66%
Essex -4 3 £45,000 +5.88%
Suffolk - 1 - -
Swing
England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 33 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (81.82%) Oracle
2 27 (81.82%) SQL
3 23 (69.70%) J2EE
4 21 (63.64%) Hibernate
5 20 (60.61%) MVC
5 20 (60.61%) OO
5 20 (60.61%) JBoss
6 19 (57.58%) Struts
6 19 (57.58%) HTML
6 19 (57.58%) CSS
6 19 (57.58%) JavaScript
6 19 (57.58%) Spring
6 19 (57.58%) Ajax
7 18 (54.55%) Web Services
7 18 (54.55%) XML
7 18 (54.55%) Tomcat
8 17 (51.52%) XSLT
8 17 (51.52%) SQL Server
9 16 (48.48%) Subversion
9 16 (48.48%) XHTML
9 16 (48.48%) Eclipse
9 16 (48.48%) JSON
9 16 (48.48%) Multithreading
10 8 (24.24%) Degree
11 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
11 7 (21.21%) Perl
11 7 (21.21%) Python
12 5 (15.15%) PHP
12 5 (15.15%) Ant

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 20 (60.61%) JBoss
2 18 (54.55%) Tomcat
3 4 (12.12%) WebSphere
4 3 (9.09%) WebLogic
5 2 (6.06%) CMS
5 2 (6.06%) Apache
6 1 (3.03%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (51.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.06%) Big Data
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (48.48%) Eclipse
1 16 (48.48%) Subversion
2 5 (15.15%) Ant
2 5 (15.15%) Maven
3 3 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (9.09%) JMeter
3 3 (9.09%) Rational Functional Tester
4 2 (6.06%) JUnit
4 2 (6.06%) Selenium
5 1 (3.03%) FitNesse
5 1 (3.03%) Cactus
5 1 (3.03%) Rational Rose
5 1 (3.03%) ArgoUML
5 1 (3.03%) NUnit
5 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.03%) DbUnit
5 1 (3.03%) JProfiler
5 1 (3.03%) Hudson
5 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.03%) Redmine
General
1 1 (3.03%) Automotive
1 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (96.97%) Developer
2 30 (90.91%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Junior
4 5 (15.15%) Junior Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Junior Java Developer
6 1 (3.03%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Graduate
6 1 (3.03%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (3.03%) QA Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Graduate Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (69.70%) J2EE
2 21 (63.64%) Hibernate
3 19 (57.58%) Spring
3 19 (57.58%) CSS
3 19 (57.58%) Struts
3 19 (57.58%) HTML
3 19 (57.58%) Ajax
4 18 (54.55%) Web Services
4 18 (54.55%) XML
5 17 (51.52%) XSLT
6 16 (48.48%) XHTML
6 16 (48.48%) JSON
7 4 (12.12%) JSP
8 3 (9.09%) JDBC
9 2 (6.06%) EJB
9 2 (6.06%) Servlets
9 2 (6.06%) JMS
9 2 (6.06%) AWT
9 2 (6.06%) JAXB
9 2 (6.06%) Castor
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
2 5 (15.15%) Algorithms
3 4 (12.12%) Informatics
4 3 (9.09%) Visualisation
5 2 (6.06%) Open Source
6 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) OO
1 20 (60.61%) MVC
2 16 (48.48%) Multithreading
3 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.06%) CRM
5 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.06%) ERP
5 2 (6.06%) OOP
5 2 (6.06%) Web Development
5 2 (6.06%) Project Management
6 1 (3.03%) Use Case
6 1 (3.03%) Load Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.03%) UML
6 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.03%) SOA
6 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (81.82%) SQL
3 19 (57.58%) JavaScript
4 7 (21.21%) Perl
4 7 (21.21%) Python
5 5 (15.15%) PHP
6 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
7 2 (6.06%) Objective-C
8 1 (3.03%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (81.82%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) IBM
2 3 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
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