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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 244 223 262
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +39
Permanent jobs citing Swing 21 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.27% 0.31% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.72% 0.75% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 16
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 £23,400 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
2933 2932 3736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 37.11% 41.40% 42.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2482 2589 3293
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -20 9 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Cambridgeshire - 6 £47,500 -
Essex -12 3 £40,000 -
Suffolk - 3 - -
Swing
England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 45 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (57.78%) Oracle
3 25 (55.56%) Degree
4 24 (53.33%) Maven
4 24 (53.33%) JavaScript
5 21 (46.67%) HTML
5 21 (46.67%) Computer Science
6 20 (44.44%) J2EE
7 19 (42.22%) Hibernate
8 18 (40.00%) Ant
8 18 (40.00%) JBoss
9 17 (37.78%) SQL
9 17 (37.78%) CSS
9 17 (37.78%) OO
10 15 (33.33%) WebLogic
10 15 (33.33%) Perl
10 15 (33.33%) Python
11 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
11 14 (31.11%) Web Development
12 13 (28.89%) WebSphere
13 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (24.44%) Relational Database
15 10 (22.22%) Spring
15 10 (22.22%) Ajax
15 10 (22.22%) PHP
15 10 (22.22%) Project Management
16 9 (20.00%) E-Commerce
16 9 (20.00%) PL/SQL
16 9 (20.00%) OOP
16 9 (20.00%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 18 (40.00%) JBoss
2 15 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 13 (28.89%) WebSphere
4 7 (15.56%) Tomcat
5 6 (13.33%) GlassFish
6 5 (11.11%) Apache
7 3 (6.67%) CMS
8 2 (4.44%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (2.22%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) Internet
1 4 (8.89%) SNMP
1 4 (8.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
2 11 (24.44%) Relational Database
3 9 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 8 (17.78%) MySQL
5 6 (13.33%) RDBMS
5 6 (13.33%) Data Mining
6 5 (11.11%) Big Data
7 4 (8.89%) Oracle Database
8 3 (6.67%) MongoDB
9 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 24 (53.33%) Maven
2 18 (40.00%) Ant
3 8 (17.78%) Git (software)
4 6 (13.33%) Gradle
4 6 (13.33%) JMeter
5 5 (11.11%) Selenium
5 5 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (11.11%) Rational Functional Tester
6 4 (8.89%) Hudson
6 4 (8.89%) JUnit
6 4 (8.89%) Subversion
7 3 (6.67%) ArgoUML
7 3 (6.67%) NUnit
7 3 (6.67%) FitNesse
7 3 (6.67%) Cactus
7 3 (6.67%) Rational Rose
7 3 (6.67%) Eclipse
7 3 (6.67%) Redmine
7 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
7 3 (6.67%) DbUnit
General
1 6 (13.33%) Automotive
2 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (84.44%) Developer
2 31 (68.89%) Java Developer
3 8 (17.78%) Java Swing Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Senior Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Junior
5 6 (13.33%) Junior Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Software Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Junior Java Developer
8 3 (6.67%) QA Tester
8 3 (6.67%) Software Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Tester
9 2 (4.44%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (4.44%) C++ Developer
10 1 (2.22%) C# Developer
10 1 (2.22%) C++ Software Engineer
10 1 (2.22%) Senior Web Developer
10 1 (2.22%) Junior Software Developer
10 1 (2.22%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (46.67%) HTML
2 20 (44.44%) J2EE
3 19 (42.22%) Hibernate
4 17 (37.78%) CSS
5 10 (22.22%) Spring
5 10 (22.22%) Ajax
6 8 (17.78%) JSP
7 7 (15.56%) Java EE
7 7 (15.56%) JDBC
7 7 (15.56%) HTML5
8 6 (13.33%) JMS
8 6 (13.33%) Struts
9 5 (11.11%) XMLBeans
9 5 (11.11%) Web Services
9 5 (11.11%) JAXB
9 5 (11.11%) JiBX
9 5 (11.11%) Castor
10 4 (8.89%) Ext JS
10 4 (8.89%) GTK+
10 4 (8.89%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 21 (46.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 5 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 4 (8.89%) Open Source
3 4 (8.89%) User Experience
4 3 (6.67%) Visualisation
5 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.44%) Informatics
5 2 (4.44%) GIS
6 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.22%) Chemistry
6 1 (2.22%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (8.89%) Linux
2 4 (8.89%) Debian
3 3 (6.67%) Android
4 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) OO
2 14 (31.11%) Web Development
3 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (22.22%) Project Management
5 9 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 9 (20.00%) OOP
6 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
7 7 (15.56%) MVC
7 7 (15.56%) ERP
8 6 (13.33%) CRM
9 5 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
10 4 (8.89%) QMS
10 4 (8.89%) Test Scripting
10 4 (8.89%) Multithreading
10 4 (8.89%) Time Management
10 4 (8.89%) Network Management
10 4 (8.89%) Configuration Management
10 4 (8.89%) TDD
10 4 (8.89%) Quality Management
11 3 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 17 (37.78%) SQL
4 15 (33.33%) Perl
4 15 (33.33%) Python
5 10 (22.22%) PHP
6 9 (20.00%) PL/SQL
7 5 (11.11%) Bash Shell
8 4 (8.89%) C
9 3 (6.67%) C++
10 1 (2.22%) Objective-C
10 1 (2.22%) C#
10 1 (2.22%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 25 (55.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (57.78%) Oracle
2 5 (11.11%) IBM
2 5 (11.11%) HP
2 5 (11.11%) Sencha
3 1 (2.22%) SAP
3 1 (2.22%) JD Edwards
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