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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Swing (Java)
Rank 221 240 246
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +6
Permanent jobs citing Swing 27 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.44% 0.27% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.14% 0.75% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 27 18 21
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £31,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
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
2366 2658 2967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.53% 36.32% 38.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2023 2374 2511
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing Swing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Swing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +9 12 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Cambridgeshire - 9 £46,000 -
Hertfordshire +14 5 £55,000 +22.22%
Norfolk - 1 £24,500 -
Swing
England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing Swing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Swing.

1 57 (100.00%) Java
2 43 (75.44%) Degree
3 38 (66.67%) Oracle
4 32 (56.14%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (56.14%) OOP
4 32 (56.14%) OO
4 32 (56.14%) WebSphere
5 31 (54.39%) Relational Database
6 30 (52.63%) JavaScript
6 30 (52.63%) HTML
6 30 (52.63%) CSS
7 29 (50.88%) Computer Science
8 28 (49.12%) Software Engineering
9 27 (47.37%) Ajax
9 27 (47.37%) JBoss
10 26 (45.61%) J2EE
10 26 (45.61%) Oracle Database
11 25 (43.86%) WebLogic
11 25 (43.86%) E-Commerce
12 22 (38.60%) Open Source
13 20 (35.09%) SQL
14 18 (31.58%) XML
15 17 (29.82%) Retail
16 13 (22.81%) Spring
16 13 (22.81%) JSP
17 12 (21.05%) QA
18 11 (19.30%) SWT
18 11 (19.30%) Java SE
18 11 (19.30%) MySQL
19 10 (17.54%) SQL Server

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 32 (56.14%) WebSphere
2 27 (47.37%) JBoss
3 25 (43.86%) WebLogic
4 5 (8.77%) Apache
4 5 (8.77%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.51%) GlassFish
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle Workflow
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) Multicast
2 1 (1.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (54.39%) Relational Database
2 26 (45.61%) Oracle Database
3 11 (19.30%) MySQL
4 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
5 7 (12.28%) RDBMS
6 5 (8.77%) Big Data
6 5 (8.77%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (7.02%) NoSQL
8 2 (3.51%) CouchDB
8 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
8 2 (3.51%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.51%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.51%) JUnit
3 1 (1.75%) Ant
3 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.75%) JIRA
3 1 (1.75%) Maven
3 1 (1.75%) Selenium
3 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 17 (29.82%) Retail
2 4 (7.02%) Finance
Job Titles
1 56 (98.25%) Developer
2 54 (94.74%) Java Developer
3 34 (59.65%) Senior Developer
3 34 (59.65%) Senior Java Developer
4 25 (43.86%) Java Programmer
4 25 (43.86%) Programmer
5 24 (42.11%) J2EE Developer
6 23 (40.35%) Agile Developer
6 23 (40.35%) Agile Java Developer
7 22 (38.60%) J2EE Programmer
7 22 (38.60%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 22 (38.60%) Oracle Developer
8 21 (36.84%) Senior Agile Developer
8 21 (36.84%) Senior Agile Java Developer
8 21 (36.84%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 21 (36.84%) Senior Java Programmer
8 21 (36.84%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 21 (36.84%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 21 (36.84%) Senior Programmer
9 4 (7.02%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (52.63%) CSS
1 30 (52.63%) HTML
2 27 (47.37%) Ajax
3 26 (45.61%) J2EE
4 18 (31.58%) XML
5 13 (22.81%) JSP
5 13 (22.81%) Spring
6 11 (19.30%) Java SE
6 11 (19.30%) SWT
7 9 (15.79%) Web Services
8 7 (12.28%) JDBC
8 7 (12.28%) SOAP
8 7 (12.28%) Struts
9 6 (10.53%) EJB
9 6 (10.53%) Java EE
9 6 (10.53%) JMS
9 6 (10.53%) Servlets
10 5 (8.77%) JAXB
10 5 (8.77%) REST
11 4 (7.02%) JAXP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (50.88%) Computer Science
2 8 (14.04%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.26%) Hedge funds
3 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.26%) User Experience
4 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.77%) Linux
2 2 (3.51%) Android
2 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (56.14%) Agile Software Development
1 32 (56.14%) OO
1 32 (56.14%) OOP
2 28 (49.12%) Software Engineering
3 25 (43.86%) E-Commerce
4 22 (38.60%) Open Source
5 10 (17.54%) MVC
6 8 (14.04%) Mentoring
7 4 (7.02%) SDLC
8 3 (5.26%) Analytics
8 3 (5.26%) Concurrent Programming
8 3 (5.26%) Low Latency
8 3 (5.26%) Multithreading
8 3 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (3.51%) Android Development
9 2 (3.51%) iOS Development
9 2 (3.51%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (3.51%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.51%) Web Development
9 2 (3.51%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 57 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (52.63%) JavaScript
3 20 (35.09%) SQL
4 6 (10.53%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.75%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 43 (75.44%) Degree
2 4 (7.02%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.05%) QA
Vendors
1 38 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (7.02%) Sun
3 3 (5.26%) TIBCO
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