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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Swing (Java)
Rank 244 258 263
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +5
Permanent jobs citing Swing 23 18 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.33% 0.24% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.87% 0.61% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 30
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +23.45%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
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
2655 2954 3614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 37.97% 38.74% 42.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2249 2523 3093
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
Essex +28 21 £62,500 +38.88%
Cambridgeshire - 2 £56,250 -
Swing
England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 65 (100.00%) Java
2 55 (84.62%) Degree
3 54 (83.08%) Computer Science
4 49 (75.38%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (73.85%) Oracle
6 47 (72.31%) JBoss
7 46 (70.77%) OO
8 41 (63.08%) E-Commerce
9 40 (61.54%) SQL Server
9 40 (61.54%) J2EE
10 38 (58.46%) OOP
10 38 (58.46%) Software Engineering
11 37 (56.92%) CSS
11 37 (56.92%) JavaScript
12 36 (55.38%) HTML
12 36 (55.38%) Ajax
12 36 (55.38%) Relational Database
13 31 (47.69%) PL/SQL
14 29 (44.62%) Oracle Database
14 29 (44.62%) WebSphere
15 28 (43.08%) WebLogic
16 25 (38.46%) Open Source
17 24 (36.92%) RDBMS
18 16 (24.62%) Java EE
18 16 (24.62%) Spring
19 15 (23.08%) Hibernate
20 14 (21.54%) JUnit
21 13 (20.00%) Maven
22 12 (18.46%) SQL
23 11 (16.92%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 47 (72.31%) JBoss
2 29 (44.62%) WebSphere
3 28 (43.08%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.62%) Apache
4 3 (4.62%) GlassFish
5 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.54%) CMS
6 1 (1.54%) Documentum
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) HTTP
1 1 (1.54%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.54%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 36 (55.38%) Relational Database
3 29 (44.62%) Oracle Database
4 24 (36.92%) RDBMS
5 11 (16.92%) MySQL
6 3 (4.62%) Big Data
6 3 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (21.54%) JUnit
2 13 (20.00%) Maven
3 8 (12.31%) TeamCity
4 5 (7.69%) Ant
4 5 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 5 (7.69%) NUnit
4 5 (7.69%) Selenium
4 5 (7.69%) SoapUI
5 4 (6.15%) Cactus
5 4 (6.15%) DbUnit
5 4 (6.15%) HP UFT
5 4 (6.15%) JIRA
5 4 (6.15%) JIRA Agile
5 4 (6.15%) JMeter
5 4 (6.15%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (1.54%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.54%) JProfiler
6 1 (1.54%) Redmine
6 1 (1.54%) The Grinder
6 1 (1.54%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (13.85%) Automotive
2 2 (3.08%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.54%) Finance
3 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (92.31%) Developer
2 58 (89.23%) Java Developer
3 29 (44.62%) Java Programmer
3 29 (44.62%) Programmer
4 27 (41.54%) Senior Developer
4 27 (41.54%) Senior Java Developer
5 26 (40.00%) Oracle Developer
6 25 (38.46%) Agile Developer
6 25 (38.46%) Agile Java Developer
7 24 (36.92%) J2EE Developer
7 24 (36.92%) J2EE Programmer
7 24 (36.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 24 (36.92%) Senior Agile Developer
7 24 (36.92%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 24 (36.92%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 24 (36.92%) Senior Java Programmer
7 24 (36.92%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 24 (36.92%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 24 (36.92%) Senior Programmer
8 5 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (61.54%) J2EE
2 37 (56.92%) CSS
3 36 (55.38%) Ajax
3 36 (55.38%) HTML
4 16 (24.62%) Java EE
4 16 (24.62%) Spring
5 15 (23.08%) Hibernate
6 10 (15.38%) JMS
6 10 (15.38%) Web Services
7 9 (13.85%) GWT
8 8 (12.31%) Apache Flex
9 4 (6.15%) REST
10 3 (4.62%) XML
11 1 (1.54%) AWT
11 1 (1.54%) J2SE
11 1 (1.54%) Servlets
11 1 (1.54%) SOAP
11 1 (1.54%) Struts
11 1 (1.54%) XSL
11 1 (1.54%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 54 (83.08%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.08%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.54%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.54%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.62%) Linux
2 2 (3.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (75.38%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (70.77%) OO
3 41 (63.08%) E-Commerce
4 38 (58.46%) OOP
4 38 (58.46%) Software Engineering
5 25 (38.46%) Open Source
6 9 (13.85%) Project Management
6 9 (13.85%) UML
7 8 (12.31%) Analytics
7 8 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (12.31%) Loose Coupling
7 8 (12.31%) SOA
7 8 (12.31%) TDD
8 5 (7.69%) Data Analytics
9 4 (6.15%) Use Case
10 3 (4.62%) MVC
11 2 (3.08%) Data Analysis
11 2 (3.08%) Multithreading
12 1 (1.54%) Document Management
12 1 (1.54%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 65 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (56.92%) JavaScript
3 31 (47.69%) PL/SQL
4 12 (18.46%) SQL
5 8 (12.31%) Perl
5 8 (12.31%) PHP
5 8 (12.31%) Python
6 4 (6.15%) C
7 1 (1.54%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.54%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 55 (84.62%) Degree
2 8 (12.31%) SC Cleared
2 8 (12.31%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 48 (73.85%) Oracle
2 8 (12.31%) Google
3 4 (6.15%) HP
3 4 (6.15%) IBM
4 1 (1.54%) TIBCO