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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swing (Java)
Rank 652 558 569
Rank change year-on-year
-94 +11
Permanent jobs citing Swing 187 317 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.33% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.79% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 144 272 294
Average salary £51,750 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
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
36038 40060 44156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.09% 41.21% 42.36%
Number of salaries quoted 31261 33751 39564
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 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 January 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 January 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 -80 109 £57,500 +15.00% 6
South East -43 43 £52,500 +23.52% 6
East of England -13 15 £50,000 +25.00% 3
North West +1 9 £38,750 +3.33% 2
Yorkshire -14 6 £27,500 -31.25% 1
South West -25 3 £42,000 +12.00% 5
West Midlands -16 2 £48,000 +35.21% 1
Swing
UK

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 395 (100.00%) Java
2 200 (50.63%) SQL
3 157 (39.75%) Degree
4 148 (37.47%) Spring
5 147 (37.22%) OO
6 139 (35.19%) J2EE
7 121 (30.63%) Hibernate
8 118 (29.87%) Eclipse
9 114 (28.86%) JavaScript
10 112 (28.35%) Agile Software Development
11 109 (27.59%) Maven
12 105 (26.58%) XML
13 104 (26.33%) Oracle
14 98 (24.81%) Web Services
15 96 (24.30%) Finance
16 95 (24.05%) WebLogic
17 87 (22.03%) JBoss
17 87 (22.03%) Multithreading
18 84 (21.27%) Software Engineering
19 83 (21.01%) HTML
20 77 (19.49%) Computer Science
21 74 (18.73%) UNIX
22 72 (18.23%) JDBC
23 70 (17.72%) C++
24 68 (17.22%) Ant
25 64 (16.20%) Ajax
25 64 (16.20%) Banking
26 63 (15.95%) Struts
26 63 (15.95%) CSS
27 62 (15.70%) JSP

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 95 (24.05%) WebLogic
2 87 (22.03%) JBoss
3 51 (12.91%) Tomcat
3 51 (12.91%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.52%) GlassFish
5 5 (1.27%) Confluence
6 4 (1.01%) CMS
6 4 (1.01%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (1.01%) Apache
7 2 (0.51%) IIS
7 2 (0.51%) Node.js
7 2 (0.51%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (0.51%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (0.51%) Drupal
8 1 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.25%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.25%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 6 (1.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.30%) HTTP
2 11 (2.78%) Internet
3 5 (1.27%) ATM
4 4 (1.01%) Wireless
4 4 (1.01%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 39 (9.87%) Relational Database
3 24 (6.08%) MySQL
4 22 (5.57%) NoSQL
5 21 (5.32%) RDBMS
6 10 (2.53%) Hadoop
7 9 (2.28%) Big Data
8 7 (1.77%) Oracle Database
8 7 (1.77%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (1.01%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.76%) HBase
10 3 (0.76%) Apache Accumulo
11 2 (0.51%) Impala
11 2 (0.51%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.51%) InterSystems Cache
11 2 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.25%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 118 (29.87%) Eclipse
2 109 (27.59%) Maven
3 68 (17.22%) Ant
4 32 (8.10%) Git (software)
5 31 (7.85%) JUnit
6 27 (6.84%) Jenkins
7 23 (5.82%) Subversion
8 17 (4.30%) JMeter
8 17 (4.30%) Mercurial
9 15 (3.80%) Hudson
10 11 (2.78%) JIRA
10 11 (2.78%) ProC
11 10 (2.53%) Gradle
12 8 (2.03%) NetBeans
13 6 (1.52%) TeamCity
14 5 (1.27%) Rational Functional Tester
14 5 (1.27%) Eclipse RCP
14 5 (1.27%) Apache Ivy
14 5 (1.27%) QuickTest Pro
14 5 (1.27%) Synon
General
1 96 (24.30%) Finance
2 64 (16.20%) Banking
3 29 (7.34%) Investment Banking
4 26 (6.58%) Front Office
4 26 (6.58%) Retail
5 20 (5.06%) Retail Banking
6 19 (4.81%) Telecoms
7 12 (3.04%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (2.03%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.77%) Games
10 5 (1.27%) Billing
11 3 (0.76%) Marketing
12 2 (0.51%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.25%) Advertising
13 1 (0.25%) French Language
13 1 (0.25%) German Language
13 1 (0.25%) Portuguese Language
13 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.25%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 358 (90.63%) Developer
2 315 (79.75%) Java Developer
3 65 (16.46%) Java Swing Developer
4 37 (9.37%) Senior Developer
5 36 (9.11%) Senior Java Developer
6 20 (5.06%) Software Engineer
7 19 (4.81%) Programmer
7 19 (4.81%) Java Programmer
8 16 (4.05%) Graduate
9 15 (3.80%) Software Developer
9 15 (3.80%) C++ Developer
10 14 (3.54%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 10 (2.53%) Analyst Developer
11 10 (2.53%) Junior Developer
11 10 (2.53%) Analyst
11 10 (2.53%) Junior
11 10 (2.53%) Automation Engineer
12 9 (2.28%) Web Developer
12 9 (2.28%) Junior Java Developer
12 9 (2.28%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (37.47%) Spring
2 139 (35.19%) J2EE
3 121 (30.63%) Hibernate
4 105 (26.58%) XML
5 98 (24.81%) Web Services
6 83 (21.01%) HTML
7 72 (18.23%) JDBC
8 64 (16.20%) Ajax
9 63 (15.95%) CSS
9 63 (15.95%) Struts
10 62 (15.70%) JSP
11 43 (10.89%) XSLT
12 40 (10.13%) EJB
12 40 (10.13%) JMS
13 39 (9.87%) J2SE
13 39 (9.87%) Servlets
13 39 (9.87%) Java EE
14 36 (9.11%) Java SE
15 28 (7.09%) jQuery
15 28 (7.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 77 (19.49%) Computer Science
2 57 (14.43%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (4.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 16 (4.05%) Mathematics
5 13 (3.29%) Equities
6 9 (2.28%) Algorithms
6 9 (2.28%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.03%) GIS
8 7 (1.77%) Open Source
8 7 (1.77%) iPad
8 7 (1.77%) Hedge funds
8 7 (1.77%) User Experience
9 6 (1.52%) iPhone
10 5 (1.27%) iSeries
10 5 (1.27%) AS400
10 5 (1.27%) Fixed Income
10 5 (1.27%) EFT
10 5 (1.27%) N-Tier
10 5 (1.27%) Derivative
11 4 (1.01%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 74 (18.73%) UNIX
2 36 (9.11%) Linux
3 17 (4.30%) Windows
4 9 (2.28%) Android
5 4 (1.01%) Debian
6 2 (0.51%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (37.22%) OO
2 112 (28.35%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (22.03%) Multithreading
4 84 (21.27%) Software Engineering
5 58 (14.68%) TDD
6 56 (14.18%) UML
7 52 (13.16%) MVC
8 46 (11.65%) Scrum
9 43 (10.89%) OOD
10 25 (6.33%) Web Development
11 23 (5.82%) Mentoring
12 17 (4.30%) Regression Testing
12 17 (4.30%) SOA
13 16 (4.05%) Change Management
13 16 (4.05%) Unit Testing
14 13 (3.29%) Integration Testing
14 13 (3.29%) Test Automation
14 13 (3.29%) E-Commerce
15 12 (3.04%) OOP
15 12 (3.04%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 395 (100.00%) Java
2 200 (50.63%) SQL
3 114 (28.86%) JavaScript
4 70 (17.72%) C++
5 53 (13.42%) PL/SQL
6 46 (11.65%) C
7 34 (8.61%) Perl
8 31 (7.85%) C#
9 28 (7.09%) Python
10 24 (6.08%) Shell Script
11 18 (4.56%) Bash Shell
12 13 (3.29%) PHP
13 11 (2.78%) Scala
14 9 (2.28%) Ruby
14 9 (2.28%) T-SQL
15 5 (1.27%) MATLAB
15 5 (1.27%) Objective-C
15 5 (1.27%) RPG
15 5 (1.27%) VBA
15 5 (1.27%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 157 (39.75%) Degree
2 19 (4.81%) PhD
3 3 (0.76%) DV Cleared
3 3 (0.76%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.51%) Sun Certification
4 2 (0.51%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.25%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.78%) QA
2 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (0.25%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (0.25%) Puppet
1 1 (0.25%) Ambari
Vendors
1 104 (26.33%) Oracle
2 26 (6.58%) Sybase
3 8 (2.03%) TIBCO
3 8 (2.03%) Google
4 6 (1.52%) IBM
4 6 (1.52%) Microsoft
4 6 (1.52%) HP
5 5 (1.27%) BT
6 4 (1.01%) Reuters
6 4 (1.01%) Bloomberg
6 4 (1.01%) Sencha
7 2 (0.51%) Perforce
7 2 (0.51%) GoldenSource
7 2 (0.51%) Informatica
7 2 (0.51%) Sun
8 1 (0.25%) Calypso
8 1 (0.25%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.25%) Adobe
8 1 (0.25%) Twitter
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Aquilaheywood
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25-£30k per year depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 per annum + Amazing Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Middlesex
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Middlesex
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 20 days ago