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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 670 603 534
Rank change year-on-year
-67 -69
Permanent jobs citing Swing 207 266 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.26% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.64% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 172 226 337
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
39472 41683 43343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.02% 40.92% 40.90%
Number of salaries quoted 33685 36329 38333
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 31 October 2014.

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 31 October 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
London -4 101 £50,000 - 9
South East -26 51 £50,000 - 6
East of England -17 23 £47,500 +11.76%
Yorkshire -30 18 £33,000 -11.40% 1
East Midlands +2 7 £35,000 +27.27%
South West -30 7 £50,000 +66.66% 3
North West -28 1 £45,000 +74.75% 2
Swing
UK

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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.

1 454 (100.00%) Java
2 234 (51.54%) SQL
3 181 (39.87%) OO
4 179 (39.43%) Degree
5 158 (34.80%) Oracle
6 157 (34.58%) J2EE
7 135 (29.74%) Spring
8 132 (29.07%) JavaScript
9 131 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
10 121 (26.65%) Software Engineering
10 121 (26.65%) JDBC
11 119 (26.21%) XML
12 117 (25.77%) Eclipse
13 113 (24.89%) Hibernate
13 113 (24.89%) Computer Science
14 103 (22.69%) WebLogic
14 103 (22.69%) HTML
15 97 (21.37%) CSS
15 97 (21.37%) JBoss
16 95 (20.93%) Maven
16 95 (20.93%) Multithreading
17 92 (20.26%) Finance
18 87 (19.16%) Web Services
19 84 (18.50%) TDD
20 79 (17.40%) JSP
20 79 (17.40%) PL/SQL
21 77 (16.96%) C++
22 71 (15.64%) C
23 67 (14.76%) Relational Database
24 65 (14.32%) Ant

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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
1 103 (22.69%) WebLogic
2 97 (21.37%) JBoss
3 56 (12.33%) WebSphere
4 42 (9.25%) Tomcat
5 18 (3.96%) GlassFish
6 14 (3.08%) Apache
7 9 (1.98%) Confluence
8 8 (1.76%) Oracle Workflow
9 7 (1.54%) SharePoint
9 7 (1.54%) Adobe CQ
9 7 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (1.10%) Drupal
12 3 (0.66%) CMS
12 3 (0.66%) Node.js
12 3 (0.66%) Jetty
13 2 (0.44%) Oracle Coherence
14 1 (0.22%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
14 1 (0.22%) ColdFusion
14 1 (0.22%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 4 (0.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (1.54%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 26 (5.73%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 32 (7.05%) Internet
2 28 (6.17%) HTTP
3 7 (1.54%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.54%) Intranet
3 7 (1.54%) SSH
4 4 (0.88%) Wireless
4 4 (0.88%) SNMP
5 3 (0.66%) ATM
6 2 (0.44%) SDH
6 2 (0.44%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.44%) MPLS
6 2 (0.44%) LDAP
7 1 (0.22%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (14.76%) Relational Database
2 59 (13.00%) SQL Server
3 39 (8.59%) RDBMS
4 38 (8.37%) Big Data
5 37 (8.15%) Hadoop
6 33 (7.27%) MySQL
7 32 (7.05%) NoSQL
8 27 (5.95%) Oracle Database
9 24 (5.29%) OLTP
10 22 (4.85%) MongoDB
11 17 (3.74%) HBase
11 17 (3.74%) Apache Hive
11 17 (3.74%) Impala
12 16 (3.52%) Apache Accumulo
13 8 (1.76%) Data Mining
14 7 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
15 4 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
15 4 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
16 3 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
16 3 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 117 (25.77%) Eclipse
2 95 (20.93%) Maven
3 65 (14.32%) Ant
4 48 (10.57%) Git (software)
5 29 (6.39%) Mercurial
6 26 (5.73%) JUnit
7 21 (4.63%) Jenkins
8 20 (4.41%) Subversion
9 17 (3.74%) Gradle
10 16 (3.52%) JIRA
11 14 (3.08%) Hudson
12 12 (2.64%) NetBeans
13 8 (1.76%) TeamCity
14 7 (1.54%) IntelliJ
14 7 (1.54%) ProC
14 7 (1.54%) JMeter
15 6 (1.32%) Selenium
15 6 (1.32%) Apache Ivy
16 4 (0.88%) QuickTest Pro
16 4 (0.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 92 (20.26%) Finance
2 52 (11.45%) Banking
3 24 (5.29%) Retail
4 23 (5.07%) Telecoms
5 22 (4.85%) Games
6 20 (4.41%) Investment Banking
7 16 (3.52%) Retail Banking
8 15 (3.30%) Pharmaceutical
9 13 (2.86%) Front Office
10 10 (2.20%) Financial Institution
11 8 (1.76%) Automotive
12 7 (1.54%) Multimedia
13 6 (1.32%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.88%) Advertising
14 4 (0.88%) Marketing
15 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 383 (84.36%) Developer
2 333 (73.35%) Java Developer
3 64 (14.10%) Java Swing Developer
4 61 (13.44%) Software Engineer
5 47 (10.35%) Senior Developer
6 44 (9.69%) Senior Java Developer
7 28 (6.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 26 (5.73%) Programmer
9 23 (5.07%) Java Programmer
10 21 (4.63%) Software Developer
11 20 (4.41%) Architect
12 18 (3.96%) Java Architect
12 18 (3.96%) Senior Java Architect
12 18 (3.96%) Senior Architect
13 17 (3.74%) Senior Software Engineer
14 16 (3.52%) Graduate
15 15 (3.30%) C++ Developer
15 15 (3.30%) C# Developer
16 13 (2.86%) Analyst
16 13 (2.86%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (34.58%) J2EE
2 135 (29.74%) Spring
3 121 (26.65%) JDBC
4 119 (26.21%) XML
5 113 (24.89%) Hibernate
6 103 (22.69%) HTML
7 97 (21.37%) CSS
8 87 (19.16%) Web Services
9 79 (17.40%) JSP
10 54 (11.89%) Ajax
11 52 (11.45%) J2SE
12 51 (11.23%) Struts
13 50 (11.01%) SOAP
14 49 (10.79%) XSLT
15 48 (10.57%) JMS
16 44 (9.69%) Servlets
17 40 (8.81%) EJB
18 39 (8.59%) Java EE
19 37 (8.15%) HTML5
20 35 (7.71%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 113 (24.89%) Computer Science
2 56 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (9.03%) Mathematics
4 31 (6.83%) Enterprise Software
5 30 (6.61%) iPad
6 27 (5.95%) User Experience
7 24 (5.29%) Client/Server
8 23 (5.07%) Algorithms
9 22 (4.85%) Open Source
10 21 (4.63%) Visualisation
11 19 (4.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 17 (3.74%) Statistics
13 16 (3.52%) Mobile App
14 14 (3.08%) GIS
15 12 (2.64%) Hedge funds
16 7 (1.54%) Enterprise Storage
16 7 (1.54%) Video on Demand
16 7 (1.54%) Over-the-Top Content
16 7 (1.54%) Clustering
16 7 (1.54%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 64 (14.10%) UNIX
2 53 (11.67%) Linux
3 32 (7.05%) Windows
4 14 (3.08%) Android
5 6 (1.32%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.88%) Debian
7 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.22%) AIX
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (39.87%) OO
2 131 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (26.65%) Software Engineering
4 95 (20.93%) Multithreading
5 84 (18.50%) TDD
6 60 (13.22%) Scrum
7 51 (11.23%) UML
8 47 (10.35%) OOD
9 43 (9.47%) Web Development
10 35 (7.71%) MVC
11 32 (7.05%) OOP
12 25 (5.51%) E-Commerce
12 25 (5.51%) Validation
13 22 (4.85%) Data Analysis
14 21 (4.63%) OOA/OOD
15 20 (4.41%) Asset Management
15 20 (4.41%) Low Latency
16 19 (4.19%) Analytics
16 19 (4.19%) Business Intelligence
16 19 (4.19%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 454 (100.00%) Java
2 234 (51.54%) SQL
3 132 (29.07%) JavaScript
4 79 (17.40%) PL/SQL
5 77 (16.96%) C++
6 71 (15.64%) C
7 34 (7.49%) C#
8 23 (5.07%) Python
9 21 (4.63%) Perl
10 20 (4.41%) Shell Script
11 19 (4.19%) R
12 14 (3.08%) Bash Shell
13 12 (2.64%) PHP
14 11 (2.42%) Scala
15 4 (0.88%) MATLAB
16 3 (0.66%) Ruby
16 3 (0.66%) VBA
17 2 (0.44%) ActionScript
17 2 (0.44%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.44%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 179 (39.43%) Degree
2 23 (5.07%) PhD
3 2 (0.44%) OCP
3 2 (0.44%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (0.44%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.22%) OCPJP
4 1 (0.22%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.22%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.22%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.51%) ISO 9001
1 25 (5.51%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 5 (1.10%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (1.10%) Puppet
1 5 (1.10%) Ambari
2 2 (0.44%) OpenAM
2 2 (0.44%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 158 (34.80%) Oracle
2 21 (4.63%) Google
3 13 (2.86%) TIBCO
3 13 (2.86%) Sybase
4 12 (2.64%) Microsoft
5 8 (1.76%) Adobe
6 5 (1.10%) Sencha
6 5 (1.10%) HP
6 5 (1.10%) IBM
7 4 (0.88%) Sun
8 2 (0.44%) Reuters
8 2 (0.44%) Bloomberg
8 2 (0.44%) Cramer
8 2 (0.44%) Perforce
9 1 (0.22%) VMware
9 1 (0.22%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.22%) Twitter
9 1 (0.22%) Calypso
9 1 (0.22%) SAP
9 1 (0.22%) Chordiant
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CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Marlow
People Source
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 10% annual Bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum + 8% Bonus, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
MLG Partners
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + pension, car, flexi time
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £23000 to £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £36000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + competitive bonus
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