The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 230 209 212
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +3
Permanent jobs citing Swing 30 36 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.38% 0.47% 0.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.99% 1.10% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 24 36 55
Average salary £45,000 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3037 3283 3925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.21% 42.95% 46.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2617 2996 3399
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 £27,500 £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
England

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 1 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 1 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
(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 -33 12 £37,500 +50.00%
Cambridgeshire +6 9 £36,250 -14.70%
Essex - 9 £50,000 -
Swing
England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 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 60 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (63.33%) Oracle
3 35 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 35 (58.33%) Degree
4 34 (56.67%) SQL
4 34 (56.67%) Computer Science
5 33 (55.00%) JBoss
6 32 (53.33%) J2EE
7 29 (48.33%) OO
8 28 (46.67%) WebLogic
8 28 (46.67%) Hibernate
9 27 (45.00%) SQL Server
10 26 (43.33%) Maven
11 25 (41.67%) WebSphere
12 23 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (38.33%) Ant
12 23 (38.33%) HTML
12 23 (38.33%) CSS
13 20 (33.33%) Web Services
14 18 (30.00%) Spring
14 18 (30.00%) Ajax
14 18 (30.00%) Relational Database
15 17 (28.33%) RDBMS
16 16 (26.67%) Struts
16 16 (26.67%) MySQL
16 16 (26.67%) MVC
16 16 (26.67%) Multithreading
17 15 (25.00%) OOP
17 15 (25.00%) E-Commerce
18 14 (23.33%) JMS

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 (46.67%) WebLogic
2 25 (41.67%) WebSphere
3 14 (23.33%) GlassFish
4 11 (18.33%) Tomcat
5 8 (13.33%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (5.00%) Apache
7 1 (1.67%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (30.00%) Relational Database
3 17 (28.33%) RDBMS
4 16 (26.67%) MySQL
5 14 (23.33%) Data Mining
5 14 (23.33%) NoSQL
6 5 (8.33%) Oracle Database
6 5 (8.33%) Big Data
7 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.67%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.67%) HBase
7 1 (1.67%) Impala
7 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 26 (43.33%) Maven
2 23 (38.33%) Ant
3 13 (21.67%) Gradle
3 13 (21.67%) Eclipse
3 13 (21.67%) Subversion
4 6 (10.00%) JUnit
5 5 (8.33%) Git (software)
6 3 (5.00%) PhoneGap
6 3 (5.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (5.00%) Selenium
7 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.67%) TestNG
8 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.67%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.67%) DbUnit
8 1 (1.67%) JProfiler
8 1 (1.67%) Redmine
8 1 (1.67%) QUnit
8 1 (1.67%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.67%) Grunt
General
1 12 (20.00%) Automotive
2 8 (13.33%) Retail
3 5 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.33%) Finance
4 2 (3.33%) Games
5 1 (1.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 52 (86.67%) Developer
2 41 (68.33%) Java Developer
3 13 (21.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 8 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 8 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 8 (13.33%) Junior Developer
4 8 (13.33%) Junior
5 7 (11.67%) Junior Java Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) Java Swing Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Java Analyst Programmer
7 4 (6.67%) J2EE Analyst Programmer
7 4 (6.67%) Web Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
7 4 (6.67%) Programmer
7 4 (6.67%) Java Programmer
7 4 (6.67%) C++ Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Web Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (53.33%) J2EE
2 28 (46.67%) Hibernate
3 23 (38.33%) HTML
3 23 (38.33%) CSS
4 20 (33.33%) Web Services
5 18 (30.00%) Spring
5 18 (30.00%) Ajax
6 16 (26.67%) Struts
7 14 (23.33%) JMS
7 14 (23.33%) JSP
8 13 (21.67%) JDBC
8 13 (21.67%) XML
9 12 (20.00%) XSLT
10 11 (18.33%) Servlets
11 8 (13.33%) XML Schema
12 6 (10.00%) XMLBeans
12 6 (10.00%) JAXB
12 6 (10.00%) XHTML
12 6 (10.00%) JiBX
12 6 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 34 (56.67%) Computer Science
2 12 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 8 (13.33%) Visualisation
4 5 (8.33%) Open Source
5 4 (6.67%) GIS
6 3 (5.00%) Informatics
6 3 (5.00%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.67%) Statistics
7 1 (1.67%) Chemistry
7 1 (1.67%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 10 (16.67%) Android
2 7 (11.67%) Windows
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Phone 8
3 1 (1.67%) Linux
3 1 (1.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (48.33%) OO
2 23 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (26.67%) MVC
3 16 (26.67%) Multithreading
4 15 (25.00%) OOP
4 15 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 14 (23.33%) Project Management
6 12 (20.00%) Web Development
6 12 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 12 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 10 (16.67%) ERP
7 10 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 9 (15.00%) Android Development
8 9 (15.00%) iOS Development
8 9 (15.00%) CRM
8 9 (15.00%) Workflow
9 8 (13.33%) SOA
10 7 (11.67%) TDD
11 5 (8.33%) Data Analysis
12 4 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 34 (56.67%) SQL
4 14 (23.33%) PL/SQL
5 13 (21.67%) Perl
5 13 (21.67%) PHP
5 13 (21.67%) Python
6 5 (8.33%) C#
7 4 (6.67%) Jython
7 4 (6.67%) C++
8 1 (1.67%) R
8 1 (1.67%) C
8 1 (1.67%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 35 (58.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 38 (63.33%) Oracle
2 33 (55.00%) JBoss
3 1 (1.67%) Sencha
3 1 (1.67%) SAP
3 1 (1.67%) Symbian
3 1 (1.67%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.67%) Google