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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 245 221 260
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +39
Permanent jobs citing Swing 20 22 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.25% 0.32% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.66% 0.78% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 25
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £48,400
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -
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
3033 2815 3934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 37.97% 41.05% 43.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2559 2446 3471
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 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 18 December 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 18 December 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
Hertfordshire -24 8 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Cambridgeshire -4 6 £47,500 -5.00%
Essex -22 4 £40,000 - 1
Suffolk - 2 - -
Swing
England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 42 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (59.52%) Degree
3 24 (57.14%) Oracle
4 20 (47.62%) Maven
5 19 (45.24%) Hibernate
5 19 (45.24%) J2EE
5 19 (45.24%) JavaScript
5 19 (45.24%) HTML
6 18 (42.86%) SQL
6 18 (42.86%) Computer Science
7 16 (38.10%) Perl
7 16 (38.10%) Python
8 15 (35.71%) Ant
8 15 (35.71%) CSS
9 14 (33.33%) OO
9 14 (33.33%) JBoss
10 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
10 11 (26.19%) WebSphere
10 11 (26.19%) Web Development
11 10 (23.81%) Spring
11 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (23.81%) WebLogic
11 10 (23.81%) PHP
11 10 (23.81%) Relational Database
12 9 (21.43%) Windows
12 9 (21.43%) Project Management
12 9 (21.43%) Ajax
13 8 (19.05%) MVC
13 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce
13 8 (19.05%) OOP

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 14 (33.33%) JBoss
2 11 (26.19%) WebSphere
3 10 (23.81%) WebLogic
4 6 (14.29%) Tomcat
5 5 (11.90%) GlassFish
6 3 (7.14%) CMS
6 3 (7.14%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) SNMP
1 4 (9.52%) Internet
1 4 (9.52%) Wireless
2 1 (2.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
2 10 (23.81%) Relational Database
3 8 (19.05%) NoSQL
4 5 (11.90%) MySQL
4 5 (11.90%) Data Mining
4 5 (11.90%) RDBMS
5 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
5 3 (7.14%) Big Data
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 20 (47.62%) Maven
2 15 (35.71%) Ant
3 6 (14.29%) JMeter
4 5 (11.90%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (11.90%) Rational Functional Tester
4 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
4 5 (11.90%) Gradle
5 4 (9.52%) Hudson
5 4 (9.52%) JUnit
6 3 (7.14%) Rational Rose
6 3 (7.14%) ArgoUML
6 3 (7.14%) NUnit
6 3 (7.14%) DbUnit
6 3 (7.14%) JProfiler
6 3 (7.14%) Cactus
6 3 (7.14%) Selenium
6 3 (7.14%) FitNesse
6 3 (7.14%) SoapUI
6 3 (7.14%) Redmine
6 3 (7.14%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (11.90%) Automotive
2 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (83.33%) Developer
2 32 (76.19%) Java Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Java Swing Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Junior Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Junior
5 5 (11.90%) Junior Java Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Tester
7 3 (7.14%) QA Tester
8 1 (2.38%) Java Programmer
8 1 (2.38%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (2.38%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Graduate
8 1 (2.38%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Programmer
8 1 (2.38%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Graduate Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (45.24%) HTML
1 19 (45.24%) J2EE
1 19 (45.24%) Hibernate
2 15 (35.71%) CSS
3 10 (23.81%) Spring
4 9 (21.43%) Ajax
5 7 (16.67%) Java EE
6 6 (14.29%) JDBC
6 6 (14.29%) JSP
6 6 (14.29%) JMS
7 5 (11.90%) Struts
7 5 (11.90%) Grails
7 5 (11.90%) Castor
7 5 (11.90%) JAXB
7 5 (11.90%) XMLBeans
7 5 (11.90%) JiBX
7 5 (11.90%) HTML5
8 4 (9.52%) Sencha Touch
8 4 (9.52%) GTK+
8 4 (9.52%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.90%) Algorithms
3 4 (9.52%) User Experience
4 3 (7.14%) Open Source
5 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.76%) Visualisation
5 2 (4.76%) Informatics
6 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) Windows
2 4 (9.52%) Linux
2 4 (9.52%) Debian
3 1 (2.38%) Android
3 1 (2.38%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) OO
2 11 (26.19%) Web Development
3 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (21.43%) Project Management
5 8 (19.05%) MVC
5 8 (19.05%) OOP
5 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce
6 6 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 5 (11.90%) ERP
7 5 (11.90%) CRM
8 4 (9.52%) Quality Management
8 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
8 4 (9.52%) Test Scripting
8 4 (9.52%) Time Management
8 4 (9.52%) QMS
8 4 (9.52%) Network Management
9 3 (7.14%) Use Case
9 3 (7.14%) Load Testing
9 3 (7.14%) Data Analysis
9 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (45.24%) JavaScript
3 18 (42.86%) SQL
4 16 (38.10%) Python
4 16 (38.10%) Perl
5 10 (23.81%) PHP
6 8 (19.05%) PL/SQL
7 5 (11.90%) Bash Shell
8 4 (9.52%) C
9 3 (7.14%) Objective-C
10 1 (2.38%) Groovy
10 1 (2.38%) C#
10 1 (2.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 25 (59.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (57.14%) Oracle
2 5 (11.90%) IBM
2 5 (11.90%) HP
3 4 (9.52%) Sencha
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
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Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago