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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swing (Java)
Rank 241 247 249
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Swing 23 36 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.30% 0.42% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.78% 1.01% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 21 33 23
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,569 £35,500 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +18.42%
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
2966 3555 3403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 39.19% 41.07% 41.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2534 3079 3076
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £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 28 May 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 28 May 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
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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 -12 10 £50,000 +23.45%
Cambridgeshire +12 7 £38,000 -20.00% 1
Essex -5 4 £45,000 - 1
Suffolk - 2 - -
Swing
England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 42 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (85.71%) J2EE
3 34 (80.95%) SQL
4 31 (73.81%) Oracle
5 28 (66.67%) MVC
5 28 (66.67%) Spring
6 27 (64.29%) Tomcat
7 26 (61.90%) OO
7 26 (61.90%) JBoss
8 25 (59.52%) CSS
8 25 (59.52%) HTML
8 25 (59.52%) JavaScript
8 25 (59.52%) Hibernate
8 25 (59.52%) Ajax
9 23 (54.76%) SQL Server
9 23 (54.76%) Struts
9 23 (54.76%) Web Services
10 21 (50.00%) XML
10 21 (50.00%) XSLT
11 19 (45.24%) XHTML
11 19 (45.24%) Eclipse
11 19 (45.24%) Subversion
11 19 (45.24%) JSON
11 19 (45.24%) Multithreading
12 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (28.57%) Relational Database
14 11 (26.19%) Computer Science
14 11 (26.19%) Python
14 11 (26.19%) Perl
15 10 (23.81%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 27 (64.29%) Tomcat
2 26 (61.90%) JBoss
3 8 (19.05%) GlassFish
3 8 (19.05%) WebSphere
4 6 (14.29%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.76%) Apache
5 2 (4.76%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (54.76%) SQL Server
2 12 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 6 (14.29%) MySQL
4 4 (9.52%) RDBMS
4 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database
4 4 (9.52%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.76%) Data Mining
5 2 (4.76%) Big Data
5 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (45.24%) Eclipse
1 19 (45.24%) Subversion
2 6 (14.29%) Ant
2 6 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 6 (14.29%) TestNG
2 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 6 (14.29%) Mockito
3 5 (11.90%) Maven
4 3 (7.14%) Rational Functional Tester
4 3 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (7.14%) JMeter
5 2 (4.76%) JUnit
5 2 (4.76%) Selenium
5 2 (4.76%) Gradle
6 1 (2.38%) JProfiler
6 1 (2.38%) Hudson
6 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.38%) DbUnit
6 1 (2.38%) Redmine
General
1 2 (4.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 41 (97.62%) Developer
2 34 (80.95%) Java Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Junior
5 3 (7.14%) Junior Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Junior Java Developer
6 2 (4.76%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.38%) QA Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (85.71%) J2EE
2 28 (66.67%) Spring
3 25 (59.52%) CSS
3 25 (59.52%) HTML
3 25 (59.52%) Hibernate
3 25 (59.52%) Ajax
4 23 (54.76%) Struts
4 23 (54.76%) Web Services
5 21 (50.00%) XML
5 21 (50.00%) XSLT
6 19 (45.24%) XHTML
6 19 (45.24%) JSON
7 9 (21.43%) JSP
8 4 (9.52%) JMS
9 3 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (7.14%) JAX-RS
9 3 (7.14%) PowerMock
9 3 (7.14%) AWT
9 3 (7.14%) Servlets
10 2 (4.76%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Computer Science
2 6 (14.29%) LIMS
2 6 (14.29%) Informatics
2 6 (14.29%) Robotics
2 6 (14.29%) User Experience
2 6 (14.29%) Visualisation
3 3 (7.14%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) Windows
2 6 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (66.67%) MVC
2 26 (61.90%) OO
3 19 (45.24%) Multithreading
4 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (16.67%) Scrum
6 6 (14.29%) Workflow
6 6 (14.29%) TDD
7 5 (11.90%) SDLC
7 5 (11.90%) OOP
7 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
8 4 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (9.52%) Open Source
9 3 (7.14%) CRUD
9 3 (7.14%) Bioinformatics
9 3 (7.14%) Data Analysis
9 3 (7.14%) Project Management
9 3 (7.14%) Validation
10 2 (4.76%) UML
10 2 (4.76%) CRM
10 2 (4.76%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (80.95%) SQL
3 25 (59.52%) JavaScript
4 11 (26.19%) Python
4 11 (26.19%) Perl
5 6 (14.29%) C#
5 6 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 6 (14.29%) Ruby
6 3 (7.14%) PHP
7 2 (4.76%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 31 (73.81%) Oracle
2 6 (14.29%) Tableau
3 3 (7.14%) IBM
3 3 (7.14%) HP
3 3 (7.14%) VMware
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