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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swing (Java)
Rank 694 617 631
Rank change year-on-year
-77 +14
Permanent jobs citing Swing 191 292 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.26% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 0.66% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 147 269 224
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,300 £35,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +18.42%
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
39163 44136 41540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.01% 39.37% 40.42%
Number of salaries quoted 33821 38010 36401
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -35 90 £55,000 -4.34% 7
South East +5 49 £50,000 +11.11% 7
East of England -2 22 £45,000 -
North East - 18 £50,000 - 3
North West 0 4 £40,000 +45.45% 6
Yorkshire - 4 £41,500 - 1
West Midlands -15 2 £47,500 +35.71%
East Midlands - 2 £37,500 - 1
Swing
UK

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 382 (100.00%) Java
2 240 (62.83%) SQL
3 198 (51.83%) Spring
4 187 (48.95%) J2EE
5 161 (42.15%) Agile Software Development
6 153 (40.05%) OO
7 148 (38.74%) JavaScript
8 147 (38.48%) Oracle
8 147 (38.48%) Degree
9 117 (30.63%) Hibernate
10 114 (29.84%) Eclipse
11 112 (29.32%) Multithreading
12 110 (28.80%) Web Services
12 110 (28.80%) Finance
13 105 (27.49%) HTML
14 104 (27.23%) Maven
15 101 (26.44%) SDLC
16 95 (24.87%) Struts
17 93 (24.35%) Ajax
18 88 (23.04%) XML
19 80 (20.94%) MVC
20 77 (20.16%) CSS
21 75 (19.63%) Tomcat
22 74 (19.37%) UNIX
23 73 (19.11%) UML
24 68 (17.80%) XSLT
25 66 (17.28%) SQL Server
26 65 (17.02%) Scrum
27 64 (16.75%) C++
28 63 (16.49%) TDD

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 75 (19.63%) Tomcat
2 57 (14.92%) JBoss
3 54 (14.14%) WebLogic
4 24 (6.28%) GlassFish
5 23 (6.02%) WebSphere
6 16 (4.19%) Apache
7 13 (3.40%) Jetty
8 5 (1.31%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (1.05%) Apache Solr
9 4 (1.05%) Node.js
10 2 (0.52%) WordPress
10 2 (0.52%) CMS
11 1 (0.26%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.26%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (0.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (1.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.79%) Adaptiv
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.09%) Network Security
2 4 (1.05%) ATM
2 4 (1.05%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.05%) Internet
3 3 (0.79%) HTTP
3 3 (0.79%) SAN
4 2 (0.52%) FTP
4 2 (0.52%) Firewall
5 1 (0.26%) DSL
5 1 (0.26%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (17.28%) SQL Server
2 56 (14.66%) Relational Database
3 33 (8.64%) RDBMS
4 28 (7.33%) MySQL
4 28 (7.33%) NoSQL
5 16 (4.19%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.31%) NonStop SQL
7 4 (1.05%) Big Data
7 4 (1.05%) OLTP
8 3 (0.79%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (0.79%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.52%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.52%) QlikView
9 2 (0.52%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.52%) DB2
10 1 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 114 (29.84%) Eclipse
2 104 (27.23%) Maven
3 60 (15.71%) Subversion
4 47 (12.30%) Jenkins
5 44 (11.52%) Git (software)
6 28 (7.33%) Ant
7 24 (6.28%) JUnit
8 21 (5.50%) JMeter
9 16 (4.19%) Gradle
10 13 (3.40%) Mercurial
11 12 (3.14%) Mockito
12 8 (2.09%) ProC
13 7 (1.83%) JIRA
13 7 (1.83%) TestNG
13 7 (1.83%) ClearCase
13 7 (1.83%) Eclipse RCP
14 5 (1.31%) Checkstyle
14 5 (1.31%) Selenium
14 5 (1.31%) Hudson
15 4 (1.05%) NetBeans
General
1 110 (28.80%) Finance
2 26 (6.81%) Front Office
3 17 (4.45%) Banking
4 9 (2.36%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.09%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.83%) Electronics
6 7 (1.83%) Marketing
7 6 (1.57%) Games
7 6 (1.57%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.05%) Back Office
9 3 (0.79%) Publishing
9 3 (0.79%) Automotive
10 1 (0.26%) Legal
10 1 (0.26%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.26%) International Banking
10 1 (0.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 338 (88.48%) Developer
2 262 (68.59%) Java Developer
3 87 (22.77%) Java Swing Developer
4 46 (12.04%) Software Developer
5 34 (8.90%) Senior Developer
6 31 (8.12%) Senior Java Developer
7 25 (6.54%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 24 (6.28%) Software Engineer
9 15 (3.93%) Java Software Developer
9 15 (3.93%) Lead Developer
10 13 (3.40%) Junior
11 12 (3.14%) Graduate
11 12 (3.14%) Test Engineer
11 12 (3.14%) Junior Developer
11 12 (3.14%) Junior Java Developer
11 12 (3.14%) Automation Engineer
11 12 (3.14%) Test Automation Engineer
12 11 (2.88%) Core Java Developer
13 8 (2.09%) Java Software Engineer
14 7 (1.83%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (51.83%) Spring
2 187 (48.95%) J2EE
3 117 (30.63%) Hibernate
4 110 (28.80%) Web Services
5 105 (27.49%) HTML
6 95 (24.87%) Struts
7 93 (24.35%) Ajax
8 88 (23.04%) XML
9 77 (20.16%) CSS
10 68 (17.80%) XSLT
11 46 (12.04%) JDBC
11 46 (12.04%) JSP
12 34 (8.90%) JSON
13 33 (8.64%) .NET
14 31 (8.12%) XHTML
15 28 (7.33%) JMS
15 28 (7.33%) FIX Protocol
16 25 (6.54%) Servlets
17 24 (6.28%) EJB
17 24 (6.28%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 62 (16.23%) Computer Science
2 41 (10.73%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (10.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 19 (4.97%) Equities
4 19 (4.97%) Derivative
5 16 (4.19%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (3.40%) Data Structures
7 11 (2.88%) Mobile App
7 11 (2.88%) Credit Derivative
8 10 (2.62%) Fixed Income
9 7 (1.83%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.83%) DTV
9 7 (1.83%) Algorithms
9 7 (1.83%) Visualisation
10 6 (1.57%) User Experience
10 6 (1.57%) LIMS
10 6 (1.57%) Informatics
10 6 (1.57%) Robotics
11 5 (1.31%) Mathematics
11 5 (1.31%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 74 (19.37%) UNIX
2 59 (15.45%) Linux
3 33 (8.64%) Windows
4 2 (0.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (42.15%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (40.05%) OO
3 112 (29.32%) Multithreading
4 101 (26.44%) SDLC
5 80 (20.94%) MVC
6 73 (19.11%) UML
7 65 (17.02%) Scrum
8 63 (16.49%) TDD
9 60 (15.71%) Software Engineering
10 35 (9.16%) OOD
11 29 (7.59%) E-Commerce
11 29 (7.59%) Waterfall
12 22 (5.76%) Software Delivery
13 21 (5.50%) Validation
14 18 (4.71%) Performance Analysis
15 16 (4.19%) Test Planning
15 16 (4.19%) SOA
15 16 (4.19%) Test Automation
16 15 (3.93%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (3.93%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 382 (100.00%) Java
2 240 (62.83%) SQL
3 148 (38.74%) JavaScript
4 64 (16.75%) C++
5 48 (12.57%) C#
6 47 (12.30%) C
7 41 (10.73%) PL/SQL
8 37 (9.69%) Perl
9 32 (8.38%) Shell Script
10 31 (8.12%) Python
11 22 (5.76%) Groovy
12 17 (4.45%) T-SQL
13 16 (4.19%) Ruby
14 7 (1.83%) Scala
14 7 (1.83%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.31%) COBOL
16 4 (1.05%) PHP
16 4 (1.05%) HQL
17 2 (0.52%) Clojure
17 2 (0.52%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 147 (38.48%) Degree
2 10 (2.62%) Sun Certification
3 3 (0.79%) MCPD
3 3 (0.79%) MCP
3 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.52%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.52%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.05%) ISO 9001
1 4 (1.05%) SLA
2 3 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.52%) vSphere
2 2 (0.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.52%) Vagrant
1 2 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 147 (38.48%) Oracle
2 24 (6.28%) Microsoft
3 13 (3.40%) Sybase
4 8 (2.09%) HP
5 7 (1.83%) SAP
5 7 (1.83%) Solace
6 6 (1.57%) Tableau
7 5 (1.31%) Reuters
7 5 (1.31%) Bloomberg
8 4 (1.05%) Endeca
8 4 (1.05%) Google
8 4 (1.05%) Terracotta
8 4 (1.05%) hybris
8 4 (1.05%) IBM
8 4 (1.05%) TIBCO
9 3 (0.79%) SunGard
9 3 (0.79%) VMware
10 2 (0.52%) Sun
11 1 (0.26%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.26%) BT
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Salary: £60000 - £90000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salt
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 circa
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 12K Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Hatstand Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum Package: Excellent package including
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30,000 - £40,000 + bonus + benefits
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