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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 237 217 246
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +29
Permanent jobs citing Swing 22 24 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.29% 0.34% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.76% 0.83% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 46
Average salary £45,000 £24,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+83.67% -36.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
2908 2888 3955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.41% 40.93% 43.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2463 2645 3474
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 £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 18 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 18 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
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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
Hertfordshire -24 8 £30,000 +33.33%
Cambridgeshire -2 7 £45,000 +5.88%
Essex - 6 £50,000 -
Suffolk - 1 - -
Swing
England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 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 54 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (64.81%) JavaScript
3 34 (62.96%) Oracle
4 32 (59.26%) J2EE
5 29 (53.70%) JBoss
6 28 (51.85%) Hibernate
6 28 (51.85%) Maven
6 28 (51.85%) Computer Science
7 27 (50.00%) Degree
7 27 (50.00%) WebLogic
8 26 (48.15%) SQL Server
9 25 (46.30%) HTML
9 25 (46.30%) CSS
10 24 (44.44%) OO
10 24 (44.44%) WebSphere
11 23 (42.59%) SQL
12 21 (38.89%) Ant
12 21 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (29.63%) Ajax
13 16 (29.63%) Relational Database
14 14 (25.93%) NoSQL
14 14 (25.93%) Web Development
14 14 (25.93%) PL/SQL
14 14 (25.93%) Perl
14 14 (25.93%) Python
14 14 (25.93%) E-Commerce
14 14 (25.93%) RDBMS
15 13 (24.07%) Project Management
15 13 (24.07%) Data Mining
15 13 (24.07%) JMS

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 27 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 24 (44.44%) WebSphere
3 13 (24.07%) GlassFish
4 11 (20.37%) Tomcat
5 6 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (7.41%) Apache
7 1 (1.85%) Node.js
7 1 (1.85%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) Wireless
1 4 (7.41%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (48.15%) SQL Server
2 16 (29.63%) Relational Database
3 14 (25.93%) NoSQL
3 14 (25.93%) RDBMS
4 13 (24.07%) Data Mining
4 13 (24.07%) MySQL
5 5 (9.26%) Big Data
6 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 28 (51.85%) Maven
2 21 (38.89%) Ant
3 13 (24.07%) Gradle
4 9 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 9 (16.67%) Eclipse
4 9 (16.67%) Subversion
5 4 (7.41%) Jenkins
5 4 (7.41%) Selenium
6 3 (5.56%) JUnit
7 2 (3.70%) JMeter
7 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
7 2 (3.70%) Hudson
8 1 (1.85%) Rational Functional Tester
8 1 (1.85%) DbUnit
8 1 (1.85%) TestNG
8 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.85%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.85%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.85%) Redmine
8 1 (1.85%) QUnit
General
1 12 (22.22%) Automotive
2 5 (9.26%) Retail
3 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.85%) Finance
5 1 (1.85%) Games
5 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (88.89%) Developer
2 38 (70.37%) Java Developer
3 13 (24.07%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Senior Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Software Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Junior
5 6 (11.11%) Junior Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Java Swing Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Junior Java Developer
7 4 (7.41%) C++ Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Web Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Web Developer
8 3 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Java Web Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Developer Analyst
9 2 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (59.26%) J2EE
2 28 (51.85%) Hibernate
3 25 (46.30%) HTML
3 25 (46.30%) CSS
4 16 (29.63%) Ajax
5 13 (24.07%) JMS
5 13 (24.07%) Web Services
5 13 (24.07%) JSP
6 12 (22.22%) Struts
6 12 (22.22%) Spring
7 11 (20.37%) JDBC
8 9 (16.67%) Servlets
9 8 (14.81%) XML
10 7 (12.96%) XSLT
11 6 (11.11%) XMLBeans
11 6 (11.11%) XML Schema
11 6 (11.11%) JAXB
11 6 (11.11%) JiBX
11 6 (11.11%) Castor
11 6 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 28 (51.85%) Computer Science
2 10 (18.52%) Mobile App
3 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.41%) GIS
4 4 (7.41%) Open Source
5 2 (3.70%) Informatics
5 2 (3.70%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.85%) Chemistry
6 1 (1.85%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.67%) Android
1 9 (16.67%) Windows
2 8 (14.81%) Apple iOS
3 5 (9.26%) Linux
4 4 (7.41%) Debian
5 1 (1.85%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (44.44%) OO
2 21 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (25.93%) Web Development
3 14 (25.93%) E-Commerce
4 13 (24.07%) Project Management
4 13 (24.07%) OOP
5 11 (20.37%) MVC
5 11 (20.37%) Software Engineering
6 10 (18.52%) ERP
6 10 (18.52%) Multithreading
6 10 (18.52%) Mobile Application Development
7 9 (16.67%) CRM
8 8 (14.81%) Unit Testing
9 7 (12.96%) Android Development
9 7 (12.96%) iOS Development
9 7 (12.96%) Workflow
10 6 (11.11%) SOA
11 5 (9.26%) TDD
12 4 (7.41%) Scrum
12 4 (7.41%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (64.81%) JavaScript
3 23 (42.59%) SQL
4 14 (25.93%) PL/SQL
4 14 (25.93%) Perl
4 14 (25.93%) Python
5 9 (16.67%) PHP
6 5 (9.26%) Bash Shell
6 5 (9.26%) C++
6 5 (9.26%) C
7 4 (7.41%) C#
8 2 (3.70%) Objective-C
8 2 (3.70%) Jython
9 1 (1.85%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 27 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (62.96%) Oracle
2 29 (53.70%) JBoss
3 1 (1.85%) Sencha
3 1 (1.85%) IBM
3 1 (1.85%) HP
3 1 (1.85%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.85%) Symbian
3 1 (1.85%) SAP