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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 236 216 224
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +8
Permanent jobs citing Swing 23 30 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.30% 0.42% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.77% 1.00% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 20 29 59
Average salary £41,250 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.00% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +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
2992 3003 3988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.45% 41.97% 44.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2545 2744 3466
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 29 August 2014.

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 August 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
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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
Cambridgeshire -6 10 £37,500 -11.76%
Hertfordshire -33 7 £30,000 +33.33% 1
Essex - 6 £50,000 -
Swing
England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 57 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (64.91%) JavaScript
3 34 (59.65%) Oracle
3 34 (59.65%) J2EE
4 33 (57.89%) JBoss
5 30 (52.63%) Hibernate
5 30 (52.63%) Degree
6 29 (50.88%) Computer Science
7 28 (49.12%) Maven
7 28 (49.12%) WebLogic
7 28 (49.12%) SQL
8 27 (47.37%) OO
9 26 (45.61%) SQL Server
9 26 (45.61%) HTML
9 26 (45.61%) CSS
10 25 (43.86%) WebSphere
11 23 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (38.60%) Ant
13 18 (31.58%) Ajax
13 18 (31.58%) Relational Database
14 17 (29.82%) Web Services
14 17 (29.82%) RDBMS
15 16 (28.07%) Spring
16 15 (26.32%) E-Commerce
16 15 (26.32%) Struts
17 14 (24.56%) OOP
17 14 (24.56%) MySQL
17 14 (24.56%) PL/SQL
17 14 (24.56%) Perl
17 14 (24.56%) JMS

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 28 (49.12%) WebLogic
2 25 (43.86%) WebSphere
3 14 (24.56%) GlassFish
4 11 (19.30%) Tomcat
5 7 (12.28%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (5.26%) Apache
7 1 (1.75%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) SNMP
1 3 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (45.61%) SQL Server
2 18 (31.58%) Relational Database
3 17 (29.82%) RDBMS
4 14 (24.56%) MySQL
4 14 (24.56%) Data Mining
5 13 (22.81%) NoSQL
6 5 (8.77%) Oracle Database
7 4 (7.02%) Big Data
8 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 28 (49.12%) Maven
2 22 (38.60%) Ant
3 13 (22.81%) Eclipse
3 13 (22.81%) Subversion
3 13 (22.81%) Gradle
4 8 (14.04%) Git (software)
5 6 (10.53%) JUnit
6 4 (7.02%) Jenkins
7 3 (5.26%) Selenium
8 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
8 2 (3.51%) Hudson
9 1 (1.75%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.75%) Redmine
9 1 (1.75%) QUnit
9 1 (1.75%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.75%) Grunt
9 1 (1.75%) Rational Rose
9 1 (1.75%) ArgoUML
9 1 (1.75%) JMeter
9 1 (1.75%) NUnit
General
1 12 (21.05%) Automotive
2 6 (10.53%) Retail
3 3 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.51%) Finance
5 1 (1.75%) Games
5 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (84.21%) Developer
2 38 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 13 (22.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (12.28%) Software Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Java Swing Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Programmer
6 5 (8.77%) Java Programmer
6 5 (8.77%) Junior
6 5 (8.77%) Junior Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Java Analyst Programmer
7 4 (7.02%) Junior Java Developer
7 4 (7.02%) C++ Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Analyst Programmer
7 4 (7.02%) J2EE Analyst Programmer
8 3 (5.26%) Java Web Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Web Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (59.65%) J2EE
2 30 (52.63%) Hibernate
3 26 (45.61%) CSS
3 26 (45.61%) HTML
4 18 (31.58%) Ajax
5 17 (29.82%) Web Services
6 16 (28.07%) Spring
7 15 (26.32%) Struts
8 14 (24.56%) JMS
9 13 (22.81%) JSP
10 12 (21.05%) XML
11 11 (19.30%) XSLT
11 11 (19.30%) JDBC
12 10 (17.54%) Servlets
13 7 (12.28%) XML Schema
14 6 (10.53%) JAXB
14 6 (10.53%) XHTML
14 6 (10.53%) jQuery
14 6 (10.53%) Castor
14 6 (10.53%) JiBX
Miscellaneous
1 29 (50.88%) Computer Science
2 11 (19.30%) Mobile App
3 5 (8.77%) Open Source
4 4 (7.02%) GIS
5 3 (5.26%) Visualisation
6 2 (3.51%) Informatics
7 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.75%) Chemistry
7 1 (1.75%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.54%) Android
2 9 (15.79%) Apple iOS
3 8 (14.04%) Windows
4 4 (7.02%) Linux
5 3 (5.26%) Debian
6 1 (1.75%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (47.37%) OO
2 23 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (26.32%) E-Commerce
4 14 (24.56%) OOP
4 14 (24.56%) Project Management
4 14 (24.56%) MVC
4 14 (24.56%) Multithreading
5 13 (22.81%) Web Development
5 13 (22.81%) Software Engineering
6 11 (19.30%) Mobile Application Development
7 10 (17.54%) ERP
8 9 (15.79%) CRM
8 9 (15.79%) Unit Testing
9 8 (14.04%) Android Development
9 8 (14.04%) iOS Development
9 8 (14.04%) Workflow
10 7 (12.28%) SOA
11 5 (8.77%) TDD
12 4 (7.02%) Scrum
12 4 (7.02%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 57 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (64.91%) JavaScript
3 28 (49.12%) SQL
4 14 (24.56%) Python
4 14 (24.56%) Perl
4 14 (24.56%) PL/SQL
5 10 (17.54%) PHP
6 5 (8.77%) C++
7 4 (7.02%) C
7 4 (7.02%) C#
7 4 (7.02%) Jython
7 4 (7.02%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.51%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.75%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 30 (52.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (59.65%) Oracle
2 33 (57.89%) JBoss
3 1 (1.75%) Symbian
3 1 (1.75%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.75%) Sencha
3 1 (1.75%) SAP
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