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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 245 228 237
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +9
Permanent jobs citing Swing 23 23 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.30% 0.32% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.78% 0.80% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 22 22 45
Average salary £48,750 £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £59,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
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
2954 2864 4033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.50% 40.29% 43.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2504 2613 3548
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 30 September 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 30 September 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
(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
Cambridgeshire -1 8 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Hertfordshire -20 8 £31,250 +35.86%
Essex +9 6 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Suffolk - 1 - -
Swing
England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 53 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (67.92%) JavaScript
3 34 (64.15%) Oracle
4 32 (60.38%) J2EE
5 30 (56.60%) Maven
6 29 (54.72%) JBoss
7 28 (52.83%) WebLogic
7 28 (52.83%) Hibernate
8 27 (50.94%) Computer Science
9 26 (49.06%) Degree
9 26 (49.06%) SQL Server
9 26 (49.06%) HTML
10 25 (47.17%) WebSphere
11 24 (45.28%) CSS
12 23 (43.40%) Ant
12 23 (43.40%) OO
13 19 (35.85%) SQL
13 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (30.19%) Web Development
15 15 (28.30%) Ajax
15 15 (28.30%) Project Management
15 15 (28.30%) Relational Database
16 14 (26.42%) NoSQL
16 14 (26.42%) PL/SQL
16 14 (26.42%) E-Commerce
17 13 (24.53%) JMS
17 13 (24.53%) OOP
17 13 (24.53%) Data Mining
17 13 (24.53%) RDBMS
17 13 (24.53%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (52.83%) WebLogic
2 25 (47.17%) WebSphere
3 13 (24.53%) GlassFish
4 12 (22.64%) Tomcat
5 6 (11.32%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (7.55%) Apache
7 1 (1.89%) CMS
7 1 (1.89%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) SNMP
1 4 (7.55%) Wireless
2 2 (3.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (49.06%) SQL Server
2 15 (28.30%) Relational Database
3 14 (26.42%) NoSQL
4 13 (24.53%) MySQL
4 13 (24.53%) Data Mining
4 13 (24.53%) RDBMS
5 5 (9.43%) Big Data
6 4 (7.55%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 30 (56.60%) Maven
2 23 (43.40%) Ant
3 13 (24.53%) Gradle
4 9 (16.98%) Git (software)
5 8 (15.09%) Eclipse
5 8 (15.09%) Subversion
6 4 (7.55%) Selenium
6 4 (7.55%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.77%) Hudson
7 2 (3.77%) JMeter
7 2 (3.77%) JUnit
7 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.89%) Rational Rose
8 1 (1.89%) NUnit
8 1 (1.89%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (1.89%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.89%) Rational Functional Tester
8 1 (1.89%) TestNG
8 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.89%) ArgoUML
General
1 12 (22.64%) Automotive
2 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.55%) Retail
3 2 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Finance
4 1 (1.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 48 (90.57%) Developer
2 38 (71.70%) Java Developer
3 13 (24.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Senior Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Software Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Java Swing Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Junior
6 5 (9.43%) Junior Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Junior Java Developer
7 4 (7.55%) C++ Developer
8 3 (5.66%) C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Web Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Java Web Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.77%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Developer Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Senior Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (60.38%) J2EE
2 28 (52.83%) Hibernate
3 26 (49.06%) HTML
4 24 (45.28%) CSS
5 15 (28.30%) Ajax
6 13 (24.53%) Spring
6 13 (24.53%) JSP
6 13 (24.53%) JMS
7 11 (20.75%) Struts
7 11 (20.75%) Web Services
7 11 (20.75%) JDBC
8 9 (16.98%) Servlets
9 7 (13.21%) XML
9 7 (13.21%) XMLBeans
9 7 (13.21%) Castor
9 7 (13.21%) JiBX
9 7 (13.21%) JAXB
10 6 (11.32%) jQuery
10 6 (11.32%) XML Schema
10 6 (11.32%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 27 (50.94%) Computer Science
2 10 (18.87%) Mobile App
3 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.55%) Open Source
4 4 (7.55%) GIS
5 3 (5.66%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.77%) Informatics
6 2 (3.77%) User Experience
6 2 (3.77%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.89%) Chemistry
7 1 (1.89%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) Windows
1 9 (16.98%) Android
2 8 (15.09%) Apple iOS
3 5 (9.43%) Linux
4 4 (7.55%) Debian
5 1 (1.89%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (43.40%) OO
2 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (30.19%) Web Development
4 15 (28.30%) Project Management
5 14 (26.42%) E-Commerce
6 13 (24.53%) OOP
7 11 (20.75%) ERP
8 10 (18.87%) CRM
8 10 (18.87%) MVC
8 10 (18.87%) Mobile Application Development
9 9 (16.98%) Multithreading
10 8 (15.09%) Software Engineering
10 8 (15.09%) Unit Testing
11 7 (13.21%) Workflow
11 7 (13.21%) Android Development
11 7 (13.21%) iOS Development
12 6 (11.32%) SOA
13 5 (9.43%) TDD
14 4 (7.55%) Scrum
14 4 (7.55%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (67.92%) JavaScript
3 19 (35.85%) SQL
4 14 (26.42%) PL/SQL
5 12 (22.64%) Perl
5 12 (22.64%) Python
6 7 (13.21%) PHP
7 5 (9.43%) C++
7 5 (9.43%) C
7 5 (9.43%) Bash Shell
8 4 (7.55%) C#
9 2 (3.77%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.89%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 26 (49.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (64.15%) Oracle
2 29 (54.72%) JBoss
3 3 (5.66%) Sencha
4 1 (1.89%) SAP
4 1 (1.89%) Symbian
4 1 (1.89%) IBM
4 1 (1.89%) HP
4 1 (1.89%) JD Edwards
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