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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 662 580 527
Rank change year-on-year
-82 -53
Permanent jobs citing Swing 210 284 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.29% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.71% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 189 235 368
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 £32,500 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £79,200
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
40415 39778 45505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.92% 39.99% 40.92%
Number of salaries quoted 34276 34705 40270
Average salary £42,500 £42,128 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.88% +5.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £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 16 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 16 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 -25 120 £50,000 -4.76% 10
South East -50 38 £50,000 - 9
East of England -28 23 £41,250 +65.00%
South West -17 12 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Yorkshire -49 11 £33,000 -2.94% 1
East Midlands -17 3 £37,500 +15.38% 1
North West -21 2 £45,000 -12.19% 3
West Midlands -23 1 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Swing
UK

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 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.

1 513 (100.00%) Java
2 286 (55.75%) SQL
3 200 (38.99%) Degree
4 195 (38.01%) OO
5 180 (35.09%) Oracle
6 166 (32.36%) J2EE
7 164 (31.97%) Agile Software Development
8 156 (30.41%) JavaScript
9 154 (30.02%) Spring
10 146 (28.46%) Software Engineering
11 141 (27.49%) Finance
12 137 (26.71%) HTML
12 137 (26.71%) XML
13 125 (24.37%) Computer Science
14 122 (23.78%) CSS
15 118 (23.00%) Eclipse
15 118 (23.00%) Hibernate
16 117 (22.81%) Multithreading
17 108 (21.05%) JDBC
18 100 (19.49%) JBoss
19 94 (18.32%) C++
20 92 (17.93%) C
20 92 (17.93%) UNIX
21 88 (17.15%) Maven
22 84 (16.37%) Web Services
22 84 (16.37%) PL/SQL
22 84 (16.37%) WebLogic
23 79 (15.40%) Scrum
24 78 (15.20%) JSP
25 76 (14.81%) TDD

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 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 84 (16.37%) WebLogic
2 56 (10.92%) WebSphere
3 43 (8.38%) Tomcat
4 22 (4.29%) GlassFish
5 20 (3.90%) SharePoint
5 20 (3.90%) SharePoint 2013
5 20 (3.90%) Adobe CQ
6 16 (3.12%) Apache
7 9 (1.75%) Oracle Workflow
8 7 (1.36%) Confluence
9 5 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (0.97%) Drupal
10 4 (0.78%) WebSphere Process Server
10 4 (0.78%) Jetty
10 4 (0.78%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
11 1 (0.19%) Node.js
11 1 (0.19%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.19%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.19%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (1.56%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.19%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 30 (5.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 48 (9.36%) Internet
2 29 (5.65%) HTTP
3 20 (3.90%) Intranet
4 15 (2.92%) TCP/IP
5 14 (2.73%) SSH
6 10 (1.95%) ATM
7 4 (0.78%) Wireless
7 4 (0.78%) SNMP
8 3 (0.58%) MPLS
8 3 (0.58%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.58%) SDH
9 2 (0.39%) DSL
9 2 (0.39%) LDAP
10 1 (0.19%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (14.81%) Relational Database
2 53 (10.33%) SQL Server
2 53 (10.33%) Hadoop
3 51 (9.94%) NoSQL
3 51 (9.94%) RDBMS
4 50 (9.75%) Big Data
5 38 (7.41%) OLTP
6 35 (6.82%) MongoDB
7 30 (5.85%) MySQL
8 24 (4.68%) Oracle Database
9 19 (3.70%) HBase
9 19 (3.70%) Apache Hive
9 19 (3.70%) Impala
10 17 (3.31%) Apache Accumulo
11 13 (2.53%) Data Mining
12 5 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
14 3 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
15 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
15 1 (0.19%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 118 (23.00%) Eclipse
2 88 (17.15%) Maven
3 59 (11.50%) Git (software)
4 54 (10.53%) Ant
5 33 (6.43%) Mercurial
6 30 (5.85%) JUnit
7 29 (5.65%) Subversion
8 23 (4.48%) Jenkins
9 20 (3.90%) JIRA
9 20 (3.90%) Gradle
10 9 (1.75%) NetBeans
11 8 (1.56%) Hudson
12 7 (1.36%) Selenium
12 7 (1.36%) ProC
13 6 (1.17%) Visual Studio
13 6 (1.17%) Eclipse RCP
14 4 (0.78%) JMeter
14 4 (0.78%) Checkstyle
14 4 (0.78%) TeamCity
15 3 (0.58%) Artifactory
General
1 141 (27.49%) Finance
2 48 (9.36%) Banking
3 23 (4.48%) Investment Banking
3 23 (4.48%) Games
3 23 (4.48%) Telecoms
4 19 (3.70%) Retail
5 12 (2.34%) Front Office
5 12 (2.34%) Automotive
5 12 (2.34%) Pharmaceutical
6 10 (1.95%) Multimedia
6 10 (1.95%) Financial Institution
7 9 (1.75%) Retail Banking
8 4 (0.78%) Back Office
8 4 (0.78%) Advertising
8 4 (0.78%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.58%) Legal
10 2 (0.39%) Electronics
10 2 (0.39%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.39%) Marketing
11 1 (0.19%) Billing
Job Titles
1 410 (79.92%) Developer
2 329 (64.13%) Java Developer
3 85 (16.57%) Software Engineer
4 65 (12.67%) Java Swing Developer
5 53 (10.33%) Senior Developer
6 47 (9.16%) Senior Java Developer
7 32 (6.24%) Architect
8 30 (5.85%) Senior Architect
8 30 (5.85%) Java Architect
8 30 (5.85%) Senior Java Architect
9 28 (5.46%) C# Developer
9 28 (5.46%) Software Developer
10 25 (4.87%) C# .NET Developer
10 25 (4.87%) .NET Developer
11 24 (4.68%) Senior Software Engineer
11 24 (4.68%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 19 (3.70%) Programmer
13 17 (3.31%) Analyst
14 16 (3.12%) Java Software Engineer
14 16 (3.12%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (32.36%) J2EE
2 154 (30.02%) Spring
3 137 (26.71%) HTML
3 137 (26.71%) XML
4 122 (23.78%) CSS
5 118 (23.00%) Hibernate
6 108 (21.05%) JDBC
7 84 (16.37%) Web Services
8 78 (15.20%) JSP
9 69 (13.45%) Ajax
10 67 (13.06%) XSLT
11 60 (11.70%) SOAP
12 59 (11.50%) JSON
13 51 (9.94%) Servlets
13 51 (9.94%) J2SE
14 50 (9.75%) JMS
15 45 (8.77%) REST
16 44 (8.58%) .NET
17 43 (8.38%) Struts
17 43 (8.38%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 125 (24.37%) Computer Science
2 51 (9.94%) Mathematics
3 50 (9.75%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (8.77%) User Experience
5 43 (8.38%) iPad
6 39 (7.60%) Open Source
7 34 (6.63%) Enterprise Software
8 27 (5.26%) Client/Server
9 23 (4.48%) Visualisation
10 20 (3.90%) Statistics
10 20 (3.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 20 (3.90%) Mobile App
11 12 (2.34%) GIS
12 11 (2.14%) Physics
12 11 (2.14%) Fixed Income
13 10 (1.95%) Streaming Media
13 10 (1.95%) Clustering
13 10 (1.95%) EFT
13 10 (1.95%) Enterprise Storage
13 10 (1.95%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 92 (17.93%) UNIX
2 73 (14.23%) Linux
3 41 (7.99%) Windows
4 15 (2.92%) Android
5 10 (1.95%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.78%) Debian
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (38.01%) OO
2 164 (31.97%) Agile Software Development
3 146 (28.46%) Software Engineering
4 117 (22.81%) Multithreading
5 79 (15.40%) Scrum
6 76 (14.81%) TDD
7 51 (9.94%) OOD
8 47 (9.16%) OOP
9 41 (7.99%) UML
10 39 (7.60%) Validation
11 38 (7.41%) Web Development
12 35 (6.82%) MVC
13 29 (5.65%) Unit Testing
14 28 (5.46%) Asset Management
15 25 (4.87%) Business Intelligence
16 24 (4.68%) Data Analysis
17 23 (4.48%) Low Latency
17 23 (4.48%) OOA/OOD
18 22 (4.29%) E-Commerce
18 22 (4.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 513 (100.00%) Java
2 286 (55.75%) SQL
3 156 (30.41%) JavaScript
4 94 (18.32%) C++
5 92 (17.93%) C
6 84 (16.37%) PL/SQL
7 51 (9.94%) C#
8 31 (6.04%) R
9 28 (5.46%) Perl
10 25 (4.87%) Shell Script
11 24 (4.68%) Python
12 18 (3.51%) Scala
13 17 (3.31%) Bash Shell
14 12 (2.34%) PHP
15 4 (0.78%) T-SQL
15 4 (0.78%) Clojure
16 3 (0.58%) Ruby
17 2 (0.39%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.39%) Jython
17 2 (0.39%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 200 (38.99%) Degree
2 20 (3.90%) PhD
3 6 (1.17%) Sun Certification
4 3 (0.58%) OCP
4 3 (0.58%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.39%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.19%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.19%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.19%) ISEB
6 1 (0.19%) PMP
6 1 (0.19%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.19%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (7.60%) ISO 9001
2 37 (7.21%) QA
System Software
1 4 (0.78%) Apache Flume
1 4 (0.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (0.39%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (0.78%) Puppet
1 4 (0.78%) Ambari
2 2 (0.39%) OpenSSO
2 2 (0.39%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 180 (35.09%) Oracle
2 100 (19.49%) JBoss
3 33 (6.43%) Google
4 25 (4.87%) Microsoft
5 20 (3.90%) Adobe
6 18 (3.51%) TIBCO
7 10 (1.95%) Sybase
8 5 (0.97%) Sun
8 5 (0.97%) IBM
9 4 (0.78%) Sony
9 4 (0.78%) Chordiant
9 4 (0.78%) Apple
9 4 (0.78%) Reuters
9 4 (0.78%) Bloomberg
10 3 (0.58%) Talend
10 3 (0.58%) Cramer
11 2 (0.39%) GoldenSource
11 2 (0.39%) Informatica
12 1 (0.19%) Sencha
12 1 (0.19%) Guidewire
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Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
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