The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swing (Java)
Rank 705 671 585
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -86
Permanent jobs citing Swing 180 219 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.20% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.47% 0.53% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 138 199 228
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +10.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +8.82%
Swing
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38421 41313 39919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.58% 38.56% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 33157 35020 34727
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Swing Jobs Demand Trend in England

Swing
Salary Trend in England

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

Swing Salary Trend in England

Swing
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Swing across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Swing Salary Histogram in England

Swing
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Swing within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
London -38 85 £47,500 -9.52% 8
South East +5 29 £48,750 +2.63% 4
North East - 16 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands +9 14 £40,000 +6.66% 1
East of England -9 14 £43,750 +16.66% 2
North West +13 11 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Yorkshire +8 2 £43,250 +31.06% 1
West Midlands -5 2 £43,750 -10.25%
South West -32 2 £38,750 +10.71% 2
Swing
UK

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 388 (100.00%) Java
2 216 (55.67%) Spring
3 206 (53.09%) SQL
4 168 (43.30%) J2EE
5 165 (42.53%) Oracle
6 160 (41.24%) Agile Software Development
7 153 (39.43%) OO
8 147 (37.89%) JavaScript
9 131 (33.76%) Degree
10 117 (30.15%) Hibernate
11 109 (28.09%) Finance
12 107 (27.58%) HTML
13 103 (26.55%) Web Services
14 97 (25.00%) Multithreading
15 94 (24.23%) SDLC
16 93 (23.97%) Eclipse
17 81 (20.88%) Maven
18 79 (20.36%) XML
19 75 (19.33%) CSS
19 75 (19.33%) Software Engineering
20 74 (19.07%) UML
21 70 (18.04%) SQL Server
22 69 (17.78%) Struts
23 66 (17.01%) Ajax
24 65 (16.75%) Scrum
25 64 (16.49%) MVC
26 63 (16.24%) TDD
27 60 (15.46%) JDBC
27 60 (15.46%) C#
27 60 (15.46%) C++

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the 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 58 (14.95%) Tomcat
2 55 (14.18%) JBoss
3 48 (12.37%) WebLogic
4 28 (7.22%) GlassFish
5 24 (6.19%) Apache
5 24 (6.19%) WebSphere
6 16 (4.12%) Node.js
7 15 (3.87%) Jetty
8 4 (1.03%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.77%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.52%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.52%) CMS
10 2 (0.52%) WordPress
11 1 (0.26%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.26%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (0.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (2.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.77%) Adaptiv
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.77%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.58%) Network Security
2 7 (1.80%) Internet
2 7 (1.80%) ATM
3 6 (1.55%) HTTP
3 6 (1.55%) Multicast
4 3 (0.77%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.52%) SAN
5 2 (0.52%) FTP
5 2 (0.52%) Firewall
6 1 (0.26%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (18.04%) SQL Server
2 49 (12.63%) Relational Database
3 32 (8.25%) MySQL
4 21 (5.41%) Oracle Database
5 20 (5.15%) RDBMS
6 13 (3.35%) NoSQL
7 7 (1.80%) MongoDB
8 6 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (1.29%) NonStop SQL
9 5 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (1.29%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (1.03%) Datomic
10 4 (1.03%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.77%) Big Data
12 2 (0.52%) Triplestore
12 2 (0.52%) QlikView
12 2 (0.52%) DB2
12 2 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
13 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 93 (23.97%) Eclipse
2 81 (20.88%) Maven
3 48 (12.37%) JUnit
4 46 (11.86%) Subversion
5 43 (11.08%) Jenkins
6 32 (8.25%) Git (software)
7 27 (6.96%) Gradle
8 22 (5.67%) Ant
9 15 (3.87%) JIRA
9 15 (3.87%) EasyMock
10 12 (3.09%) Mockito
11 10 (2.58%) Eclipse RCP
12 9 (2.32%) JMeter
13 8 (2.06%) ProC
14 7 (1.80%) Mercurial
14 7 (1.80%) TestNG
15 6 (1.55%) Selenium
15 6 (1.55%) jMock
16 5 (1.29%) Checkstyle
16 5 (1.29%) IntelliJ
General
1 109 (28.09%) Finance
2 26 (6.70%) Front Office
3 15 (3.87%) Banking
4 11 (2.84%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.58%) Manufacturing
6 9 (2.32%) Electronics
6 9 (2.32%) Marketing
7 8 (2.06%) Games
8 7 (1.80%) Legal
9 4 (1.03%) Back Office
10 3 (0.77%) Automotive
10 3 (0.77%) Publishing
10 3 (0.77%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.26%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.26%) International Banking
11 1 (0.26%) Advertising
11 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 354 (91.24%) Developer
2 278 (71.65%) Java Developer
3 80 (20.62%) Java Swing Developer
4 46 (11.86%) Software Developer
5 45 (11.60%) Senior Developer
6 43 (11.08%) Senior Java Developer
7 26 (6.70%) Software Engineer
7 26 (6.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 18 (4.64%) Java Software Developer
8 18 (4.64%) Lead Developer
9 16 (4.12%) Core Java Developer
10 14 (3.61%) Junior
11 12 (3.09%) Junior Developer
11 12 (3.09%) Junior Java Developer
12 11 (2.84%) Java Software Engineer
12 11 (2.84%) Graduate
12 11 (2.84%) Programmer
13 8 (2.06%) SQL Developer
13 8 (2.06%) UI Programmer
13 8 (2.06%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (55.67%) Spring
2 168 (43.30%) J2EE
3 117 (30.15%) Hibernate
4 107 (27.58%) HTML
5 103 (26.55%) Web Services
6 79 (20.36%) XML
7 75 (19.33%) CSS
8 69 (17.78%) Struts
9 66 (17.01%) Ajax
10 60 (15.46%) JDBC
11 54 (13.92%) XSLT
12 40 (10.31%) Java EE
13 39 (10.05%) JMS
14 38 (9.79%) JSP
15 35 (9.02%) .NET
16 32 (8.25%) REST
17 26 (6.70%) HTML5
17 26 (6.70%) JSON
18 24 (6.19%) XHTML
19 23 (5.93%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 53 (13.66%) Computer Science
2 48 (12.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 25 (6.44%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (5.67%) Equities
5 17 (4.38%) Mobile App
6 15 (3.87%) Derivative
7 14 (3.61%) Data Structures
8 12 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (3.09%) Fixed Income
9 11 (2.84%) Credit Derivative
10 10 (2.58%) Mathematics
11 9 (2.32%) DTV
12 8 (2.06%) Hedge funds
13 7 (1.80%) EFT
13 7 (1.80%) Management Information System
14 6 (1.55%) LIMS
14 6 (1.55%) GIS
14 6 (1.55%) Physics
14 6 (1.55%) User Experience
14 6 (1.55%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 49 (12.63%) UNIX
2 43 (11.08%) Linux
3 33 (8.51%) Windows
4 1 (0.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (41.24%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (39.43%) OO
3 97 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 94 (24.23%) SDLC
5 75 (19.33%) Software Engineering
6 74 (19.07%) UML
7 65 (16.75%) Scrum
8 64 (16.49%) MVC
9 63 (16.24%) TDD
10 39 (10.05%) Continuous Integration
11 34 (8.76%) OOD
12 26 (6.70%) Software Delivery
13 23 (5.93%) SOA
13 23 (5.93%) E-Commerce
14 20 (5.15%) Open Source
15 19 (4.90%) Low Latency
16 17 (4.38%) Waterfall
17 15 (3.87%) OOA/OOD
18 13 (3.35%) Unit Testing
19 12 (3.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 388 (100.00%) Java
2 206 (53.09%) SQL
3 147 (37.89%) JavaScript
4 60 (15.46%) C#
4 60 (15.46%) C++
5 45 (11.60%) C
6 44 (11.34%) PL/SQL
7 30 (7.73%) Groovy
8 29 (7.47%) Python
9 20 (5.15%) Perl
10 14 (3.61%) Ruby
11 11 (2.84%) Shell Script
12 7 (1.80%) TypeScript
13 5 (1.29%) Clojure
13 5 (1.29%) COBOL
14 4 (1.03%) HQL
15 3 (0.77%) PHP
16 2 (0.52%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.52%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.26%) F#
Qualifications
1 131 (33.76%) Degree
2 12 (3.09%) Security Cleared
3 11 (2.84%) Sun Certification
4 8 (2.06%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.55%) PhD
6 4 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.03%) MCPD
6 4 (1.03%) MCP
6 4 (1.03%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.03%) SLA
2 1 (0.26%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.52%) vSphere
2 2 (0.52%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.26%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (0.52%) Puppet
1 2 (0.52%) Vagrant
1 2 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 165 (42.53%) Oracle
2 27 (6.96%) Microsoft
3 15 (3.87%) Sybase
4 11 (2.84%) TIBCO
4 11 (2.84%) Google
5 9 (2.32%) SAP
6 7 (1.80%) HP
7 6 (1.55%) Tableau
8 5 (1.29%) Apple
8 5 (1.29%) Reuters
8 5 (1.29%) Bloomberg
9 4 (1.03%) VMware
9 4 (1.03%) Endeca
9 4 (1.03%) hybris
10 3 (0.77%) SunGard
10 3 (0.77%) IBM
11 2 (0.52%) Terracotta
11 2 (0.52%) PayPal
12 1 (0.26%) Solace
12 1 (0.26%) Sun
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