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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Swing (Java)
Rank 221 246 232
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -14
Permanent jobs citing Swing 42 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.59% 0.22% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.57% 0.55% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 38 15 19
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
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
2669 2911 2682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 37.79% 39.67% 40.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2272 2390 2289
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 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 8 February 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 8 February 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
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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
Essex +35 38 £62,500 +60.25%
Hertfordshire -9 4 £37,500 -25.00%
Swing
England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 83 (100.00%) Java
2 64 (77.11%) JBoss
3 60 (72.29%) OO
4 58 (69.88%) SQL Server
4 58 (69.88%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (60.24%) Software Engineering
5 50 (60.24%) Computer Science
6 49 (59.04%) Degree
7 48 (57.83%) Oracle
8 34 (40.96%) JUnit
8 34 (40.96%) E-Commerce
8 34 (40.96%) J2EE
8 34 (40.96%) Hibernate
8 34 (40.96%) Spring
8 34 (40.96%) Maven
9 33 (39.76%) Java EE
10 30 (36.14%) GWT
10 30 (36.14%) CSS
10 30 (36.14%) Web Services
10 30 (36.14%) JavaScript
10 30 (36.14%) OOP
11 29 (34.94%) UML
11 29 (34.94%) JMS
11 29 (34.94%) SOA
11 29 (34.94%) HTML
11 29 (34.94%) PL/SQL
11 29 (34.94%) Apache Flex
11 29 (34.94%) TeamCity
11 29 (34.94%) Ajax
11 29 (34.94%) Google

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 64 (77.11%) JBoss
2 26 (31.33%) WebLogic
2 26 (31.33%) WebSphere
3 7 (8.43%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.20%) CMS
4 1 (1.20%) Documentum
4 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (69.88%) SQL Server
2 29 (34.94%) Relational Database
3 25 (30.12%) RDBMS
4 23 (27.71%) Oracle Database
5 11 (13.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 34 (40.96%) JUnit
1 34 (40.96%) Maven
2 29 (34.94%) TeamCity
3 5 (6.02%) Ant
3 5 (6.02%) Cucumber
3 5 (6.02%) NUnit
3 5 (6.02%) Selenium
3 5 (6.02%) SoapUI
4 4 (4.82%) Cactus
4 4 (4.82%) DbUnit
4 4 (4.82%) HP UFT
4 4 (4.82%) JIRA
4 4 (4.82%) JIRA Agile
4 4 (4.82%) JMeter
4 4 (4.82%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (1.20%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.20%) JProfiler
5 1 (1.20%) Redmine
5 1 (1.20%) The Grinder
5 1 (1.20%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (13.25%) Automotive
2 2 (2.41%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 78 (93.98%) Developer
2 69 (83.13%) Java Developer
3 25 (30.12%) Senior Developer
3 25 (30.12%) Senior Java Developer
4 23 (27.71%) Java Programmer
4 23 (27.71%) Oracle Developer
4 23 (27.71%) Programmer
5 18 (21.69%) Agile Developer
5 18 (21.69%) Agile Java Developer
5 18 (21.69%) J2EE Developer
5 18 (21.69%) J2EE Programmer
5 18 (21.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 18 (21.69%) Senior Agile Developer
5 18 (21.69%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 18 (21.69%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 18 (21.69%) Senior Java Programmer
5 18 (21.69%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 18 (21.69%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 18 (21.69%) Senior Programmer
6 12 (14.46%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (40.96%) Hibernate
1 34 (40.96%) J2EE
1 34 (40.96%) Spring
2 33 (39.76%) Java EE
3 30 (36.14%) CSS
3 30 (36.14%) GWT
3 30 (36.14%) Web Services
4 29 (34.94%) Ajax
4 29 (34.94%) Apache Flex
4 29 (34.94%) HTML
4 29 (34.94%) JMS
5 2 (2.41%) XML
6 1 (1.20%) LESS
6 1 (1.20%) REST
6 1 (1.20%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 50 (60.24%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.82%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.41%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (72.29%) OO
2 58 (69.88%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (60.24%) Software Engineering
4 34 (40.96%) E-Commerce
5 30 (36.14%) OOP
6 29 (34.94%) Loose Coupling
6 29 (34.94%) SOA
6 29 (34.94%) UML
7 28 (33.73%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (33.73%) TDD
8 19 (22.89%) Open Source
9 11 (13.25%) Project Management
10 4 (4.82%) Analytics
10 4 (4.82%) Data Analytics
10 4 (4.82%) Use Case
11 2 (2.41%) Data Analysis
12 1 (1.20%) Document Management
12 1 (1.20%) Multithreading
12 1 (1.20%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 83 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (36.14%) JavaScript
3 29 (34.94%) PL/SQL
4 22 (26.51%) SQL
5 14 (16.87%) C
6 13 (15.66%) Perl
6 13 (15.66%) PHP
6 13 (15.66%) Python
7 1 (1.20%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 49 (59.04%) Degree
2 28 (33.73%) SC Cleared
2 28 (33.73%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) QA
Vendors
1 48 (57.83%) Oracle
2 29 (34.94%) Google
3 4 (4.82%) HP
3 4 (4.82%) IBM