The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 104 96 85
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Swing 6 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.39% 0.075% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.02% 0.22% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Swing
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
590 447 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.82% 33.74% 36.83%
Number of salaries quoted 470 298 321
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,100 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Swing across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Swing Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Swing
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Swing across the Edinburgh region.

Swing Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Swing
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) JMS
2 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 5 (71.43%) Data Structures
3 4 (57.14%) Algorithms
3 4 (57.14%) Technical Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) Coaching
3 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
4 3 (42.86%) Aerospace
4 3 (42.86%) OOD
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) C++
5 2 (28.57%) Java SE
5 2 (28.57%) JavaFX
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) OOP
6 1 (14.29%) Grid Computing

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

General
1 3 (42.86%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Java Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Java Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Java Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) JMS
1 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
1 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 2 (28.57%) Java SE
2 2 (28.57%) JavaFX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Data Structures
2 4 (57.14%) Algorithms
3 1 (14.29%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Technical Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Coaching
3 3 (42.86%) OOD
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree