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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 659 571 517
Rank change year-on-year
-88 -54
Permanent jobs citing Swing 223 290 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.29% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.54% 0.72% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 203 235 369
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,600 £32,130
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
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
41438 40072 45456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.23% 39.76% 41.13%
Number of salaries quoted 35141 34935 40257
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 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -17 133 £52,500 -4.54% 12
South East -23 41 £50,000 - 9
East of England -19 23 £41,250 +65.00% 3
South West -19 13 £35,000 - 4
Yorkshire -59 6 £34,000 - 2
East Midlands -13 3 £37,500 +25.00%
West Midlands -16 2 £48,750 +39.28%
North West -13 1 £45,000 -30.76% 1
Swing
UK

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 531 (100.00%) Java
2 313 (58.95%) SQL
3 213 (40.11%) Degree
4 202 (38.04%) OO
5 189 (35.59%) Oracle
6 172 (32.39%) J2EE
7 169 (31.83%) Spring
8 158 (29.76%) Finance
8 158 (29.76%) JavaScript
9 146 (27.50%) Software Engineering
10 140 (26.37%) HTML
10 140 (26.37%) XML
11 130 (24.48%) Computer Science
12 126 (23.73%) Multithreading
13 119 (22.41%) CSS
14 117 (22.03%) Eclipse
15 109 (20.53%) JDBC
15 109 (20.53%) Hibernate
16 104 (19.59%) UNIX
17 103 (19.40%) C
18 97 (18.27%) JBoss
19 92 (17.33%) C++
20 88 (16.57%) Maven
21 86 (16.20%) Scrum
21 86 (16.20%) Web Services
22 83 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
23 82 (15.44%) PL/SQL
24 79 (14.88%) Linux
25 78 (14.69%) JSP
25 78 (14.69%) Relational Database

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 76 (14.31%) WebLogic
2 53 (9.98%) WebSphere
3 40 (7.53%) Tomcat
4 24 (4.52%) GlassFish
5 20 (3.77%) Adobe CQ
5 20 (3.77%) SharePoint 2013
5 20 (3.77%) SharePoint
6 15 (2.82%) Apache
7 10 (1.88%) Oracle Workflow
8 7 (1.32%) Confluence
9 6 (1.13%) Jetty
10 5 (0.94%) Drupal
10 5 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.75%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
11 4 (0.75%) WebSphere Process Server
12 1 (0.19%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.19%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.19%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (0.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (1.51%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.38%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 30 (5.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 49 (9.23%) Internet
2 27 (5.08%) HTTP
3 20 (3.77%) Intranet
4 17 (3.20%) TCP/IP
5 14 (2.64%) SSH
6 11 (2.07%) ATM
7 3 (0.56%) SDH
7 3 (0.56%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.56%) SNMP
7 3 (0.56%) MPLS
7 3 (0.56%) Wireless
8 2 (0.38%) PuTTY
8 2 (0.38%) DSL
8 2 (0.38%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (14.69%) Relational Database
2 57 (10.73%) Hadoop
3 54 (10.17%) SQL Server
3 54 (10.17%) RDBMS
4 53 (9.98%) NoSQL
4 53 (9.98%) Big Data
5 40 (7.53%) OLTP
6 37 (6.97%) MongoDB
7 33 (6.21%) MySQL
8 25 (4.71%) Oracle Database
9 20 (3.77%) Apache Accumulo
10 19 (3.58%) Impala
10 19 (3.58%) Apache Hive
10 19 (3.58%) HBase
11 14 (2.64%) Data Mining
12 6 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
14 3 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
15 1 (0.19%) KDB
15 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 117 (22.03%) Eclipse
2 88 (16.57%) Maven
3 60 (11.30%) Git (software)
4 53 (9.98%) Ant
5 36 (6.78%) JUnit
5 36 (6.78%) Mercurial
6 33 (6.21%) Subversion
7 27 (5.08%) Jenkins
8 21 (3.95%) JIRA
9 19 (3.58%) Gradle
10 11 (2.07%) ProC
11 10 (1.88%) NetBeans
12 8 (1.51%) Hudson
13 6 (1.13%) Eclipse RCP
13 6 (1.13%) Selenium
13 6 (1.13%) Checkstyle
13 6 (1.13%) Visual Studio
14 5 (0.94%) TeamCity
15 3 (0.56%) Apache Ivy
15 3 (0.56%) JMeter
General
1 158 (29.76%) Finance
2 46 (8.66%) Banking
3 25 (4.71%) Investment Banking
4 22 (4.14%) Games
5 19 (3.58%) Retail
6 18 (3.39%) Telecoms
7 13 (2.45%) Front Office
8 12 (2.26%) Pharmaceutical
8 12 (2.26%) Automotive
9 10 (1.88%) Multimedia
10 9 (1.69%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.94%) Legal
12 4 (0.75%) Back Office
12 4 (0.75%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.75%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.56%) Electronics
13 3 (0.56%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.56%) Advertising
14 2 (0.38%) Marketing
15 1 (0.19%) Billing
Job Titles
1 417 (78.53%) Developer
2 327 (61.58%) Java Developer
3 89 (16.76%) Software Engineer
4 65 (12.24%) Java Swing Developer
5 53 (9.98%) Senior Developer
6 47 (8.85%) Senior Java Developer
7 32 (6.03%) Architect
8 31 (5.84%) Java Architect
8 31 (5.84%) Senior Java Architect
8 31 (5.84%) Senior Architect
9 30 (5.65%) Software Developer
10 27 (5.08%) C# Developer
11 26 (4.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 25 (4.71%) Senior Software Engineer
13 24 (4.52%) .NET Developer
13 24 (4.52%) C# .NET Developer
14 21 (3.95%) Programmer
15 20 (3.77%) Systems Developer
16 19 (3.58%) Analyst
17 18 (3.39%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (32.39%) J2EE
2 169 (31.83%) Spring
3 140 (26.37%) HTML
3 140 (26.37%) XML
4 119 (22.41%) CSS
5 109 (20.53%) JDBC
5 109 (20.53%) Hibernate
6 86 (16.20%) Web Services
7 78 (14.69%) JSP
8 72 (13.56%) XSLT
9 69 (12.99%) Ajax
10 61 (11.49%) JSON
11 58 (10.92%) SOAP
12 52 (9.79%) J2SE
12 52 (9.79%) JMS
13 50 (9.42%) Servlets
14 47 (8.85%) REST
15 45 (8.47%) Struts
15 45 (8.47%) XSD
16 44 (8.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 130 (24.48%) Computer Science
2 55 (10.36%) Mathematics
3 44 (8.29%) iPad
4 42 (7.91%) Open Source
5 34 (6.40%) Enterprise Software
6 28 (5.27%) Client/Server
7 25 (4.71%) Visualisation
8 21 (3.95%) Mobile App
8 21 (3.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 20 (3.77%) Statistics
10 13 (2.45%) Fixed Income
11 12 (2.26%) Physics
12 11 (2.07%) EFT
12 11 (2.07%) GIS
13 10 (1.88%) Clustering
13 10 (1.88%) Video on Demand
13 10 (1.88%) Hedge funds
13 10 (1.88%) Enterprise Storage
13 10 (1.88%) Streaming Media
14 7 (1.32%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 104 (19.59%) UNIX
2 79 (14.88%) Linux
3 41 (7.72%) Windows
4 15 (2.82%) Android
5 11 (2.07%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.56%) Debian
7 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (38.04%) OO
2 146 (27.50%) Software Engineering
3 126 (23.73%) Multithreading
4 86 (16.20%) Scrum
5 83 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
6 73 (13.75%) TDD
7 50 (9.42%) OOD
8 49 (9.23%) OOP
9 41 (7.72%) Validation
10 39 (7.34%) UML
11 36 (6.78%) Web Development
12 35 (6.59%) MVC
13 30 (5.65%) Unit Testing
14 29 (5.46%) Asset Management
15 27 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
16 25 (4.71%) Low Latency
17 24 (4.52%) Project Management
17 24 (4.52%) Data Analysis
18 23 (4.33%) E-Commerce
18 23 (4.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 531 (100.00%) Java
2 313 (58.95%) SQL
3 158 (29.76%) JavaScript
4 103 (19.40%) C
5 92 (17.33%) C++
6 82 (15.44%) PL/SQL
7 50 (9.42%) C#
8 32 (6.03%) R
9 31 (5.84%) Perl
10 29 (5.46%) Shell Script
11 25 (4.71%) Python
12 22 (4.14%) Scala
13 18 (3.39%) Bash Shell
14 14 (2.64%) PHP
15 4 (0.75%) T-SQL
15 4 (0.75%) Clojure
15 4 (0.75%) Jython
16 3 (0.56%) Ruby
17 2 (0.38%) Fortran
17 2 (0.38%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 213 (40.11%) Degree
2 17 (3.20%) PhD
3 6 (1.13%) Sun Certification
4 3 (0.56%) OCP
4 3 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.38%) ISEB
5 2 (0.38%) PMP
5 2 (0.38%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.38%) OCPJP
5 2 (0.38%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.38%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.38%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.19%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (7.72%) ISO 9001
2 39 (7.34%) QA
System Software
1 4 (0.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 4 (0.75%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (0.75%) Puppet
1 4 (0.75%) Ambari
2 2 (0.38%) OpenAM
2 2 (0.38%) OpenSSO
3 1 (0.19%) MOM
Vendors
1 189 (35.59%) Oracle
2 97 (18.27%) JBoss
3 34 (6.40%) Google
4 25 (4.71%) Microsoft
5 20 (3.77%) Adobe
5 20 (3.77%) TIBCO
6 11 (2.07%) Sybase
7 5 (0.94%) Sun
7 5 (0.94%) Reuters
7 5 (0.94%) Bloomberg
8 4 (0.75%) Sony
8 4 (0.75%) Apple
8 4 (0.75%) Chordiant
8 4 (0.75%) IBM
9 3 (0.56%) GoldenSource
9 3 (0.56%) Talend
9 3 (0.56%) Informatica
9 3 (0.56%) Cramer
10 2 (0.38%) Retek
11 1 (0.19%) JD Edwards
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + full bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + full bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
South West London
Energon Global
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Great package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: Up to £90,000 basic + 20% bonus + £7,000 car allowance + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum competitive package
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £23000 to £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum + BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Net Talent
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £36000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago