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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swing (Java)
Rank 238 238 236
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Swing 20 22 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.28% 0.31% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.72% 0.75% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 23
Average salary £50,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
2776 2927 3157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.78% 40.88% 39.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2277 2468 2794
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015. 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 -12 15 £50,000 +92.30% 1
Essex - 4 £39,000 -
Cambridgeshire 0 1 £48,000 -4.00%
Swing
England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 41 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (65.85%) Oracle
3 26 (63.41%) SQL
4 21 (51.22%) J2EE
5 19 (46.34%) Hibernate
6 18 (43.90%) Spring
6 18 (43.90%) HTML
6 18 (43.90%) JavaScript
6 18 (43.90%) JBoss
7 17 (41.46%) MVC
7 17 (41.46%) Degree
8 16 (39.02%) OO
9 15 (36.59%) Tomcat
10 14 (34.15%) Struts
10 14 (34.15%) CSS
11 13 (31.71%) Ajax
12 12 (29.27%) Computer Science
12 12 (29.27%) Maven
12 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
12 12 (29.27%) Perl
12 12 (29.27%) Web Services
12 12 (29.27%) XML
12 12 (29.27%) Python
13 11 (26.83%) XSLT
13 11 (26.83%) Ant
14 10 (24.39%) XHTML
14 10 (24.39%) Eclipse
14 10 (24.39%) Subversion
14 10 (24.39%) JSON
14 10 (24.39%) Multithreading

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 18 (43.90%) JBoss
2 15 (36.59%) Tomcat
3 6 (14.63%) WebSphere
4 5 (12.20%) WebLogic
5 3 (7.32%) CMS
5 3 (7.32%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) Internet
2 1 (2.44%) Wireless
2 1 (2.44%) HTTP
2 1 (2.44%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.32%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.32%) Big Data
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (29.27%) Maven
2 11 (26.83%) Ant
3 10 (24.39%) Subversion
3 10 (24.39%) Eclipse
4 6 (14.63%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (14.63%) JMeter
4 6 (14.63%) Rational Functional Tester
5 4 (9.76%) JUnit
6 3 (7.32%) Rational Rose
6 3 (7.32%) ArgoUML
6 3 (7.32%) NUnit
6 3 (7.32%) Cactus
6 3 (7.32%) Selenium
6 3 (7.32%) FitNesse
6 3 (7.32%) DbUnit
6 3 (7.32%) JProfiler
6 3 (7.32%) Hudson
6 3 (7.32%) SoapUI
6 3 (7.32%) Redmine
6 3 (7.32%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (90.24%) Developer
2 35 (85.37%) Java Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Junior Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Senior Java Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Senior Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Junior
4 6 (14.63%) Junior Java Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Java Swing Developer
6 2 (4.88%) QA Tester
6 2 (4.88%) Tester
7 1 (2.44%) Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Graduate
7 1 (2.44%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.44%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Graduate Java Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (2.44%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (51.22%) J2EE
2 19 (46.34%) Hibernate
3 18 (43.90%) Spring
3 18 (43.90%) HTML
4 14 (34.15%) CSS
4 14 (34.15%) Struts
5 13 (31.71%) Ajax
6 12 (29.27%) Web Services
6 12 (29.27%) XML
7 11 (26.83%) XSLT
8 10 (24.39%) XHTML
8 10 (24.39%) JSON
9 7 (17.07%) JSP
10 6 (14.63%) JDBC
11 5 (12.20%) Grails
11 5 (12.20%) Castor
11 5 (12.20%) JiBX
11 5 (12.20%) XMLBeans
11 5 (12.20%) JAXB
12 4 (9.76%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Computer Science
2 7 (17.07%) Algorithms
3 5 (12.20%) Informatics
4 4 (9.76%) User Experience
4 4 (9.76%) Visualisation
5 3 (7.32%) Open Source
6 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) MVC
2 16 (39.02%) OO
3 10 (24.39%) Multithreading
4 8 (19.51%) Web Development
5 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.20%) CRM
5 5 (12.20%) ERP
5 5 (12.20%) Project Management
6 4 (9.76%) Quality Management
6 4 (9.76%) Data Analysis
6 4 (9.76%) Time Management
6 4 (9.76%) QMS
6 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
7 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.32%) Use Case
7 3 (7.32%) Load Testing
7 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.32%) OOP
8 1 (2.44%) UML
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (63.41%) SQL
3 18 (43.90%) JavaScript
4 12 (29.27%) Perl
4 12 (29.27%) Python
5 9 (21.95%) PHP
6 3 (7.32%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.88%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.44%) Groovy
8 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (41.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (65.85%) Oracle
2 6 (14.63%) IBM
2 6 (14.63%) HP
3 4 (9.76%) Sencha
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
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