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

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 658 597 577
Rank change year-on-year
-61 -20
Permanent jobs citing Swing 221 284 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.27% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.56% 0.67% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 186 234 306
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
39210 42542 44587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 36.71% 41.11% 41.41%
Number of salaries quoted 33840 36788 39636
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 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 24 November 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 24 November 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 -11 115 £56,250 +12.50% 14
South East -16 50 £50,000 - 9
East of England -24 22 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Yorkshire -23 19 £27,500 -27.63% 1
East Midlands +14 6 £35,000 +27.27% 1
South West -17 5 £42,500 +41.66% 3
North West -13 3 £38,750 +72.22%
West Midlands -25 1 £48,000 +20.00%
Swing
UK

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 453 (100.00%) Java
2 234 (51.66%) SQL
3 176 (38.85%) OO
4 175 (38.63%) Degree
5 146 (32.23%) Oracle
6 145 (32.01%) Spring
7 141 (31.13%) J2EE
8 127 (28.04%) Agile Software Development
9 120 (26.49%) Hibernate
9 120 (26.49%) JavaScript
10 118 (26.05%) XML
11 115 (25.39%) Software Engineering
12 112 (24.72%) JDBC
13 108 (23.84%) Eclipse
14 105 (23.18%) Finance
15 102 (22.52%) Computer Science
16 98 (21.63%) WebLogic
17 97 (21.41%) JBoss
18 93 (20.53%) Maven
19 92 (20.31%) HTML
19 92 (20.31%) Multithreading
20 86 (18.98%) CSS
20 86 (18.98%) Web Services
21 84 (18.54%) TDD
22 79 (17.44%) PL/SQL
23 76 (16.78%) C++
24 72 (15.89%) JSP
25 70 (15.45%) UNIX
25 70 (15.45%) Ant
26 68 (15.01%) C

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 98 (21.63%) WebLogic
2 97 (21.41%) JBoss
3 50 (11.04%) WebSphere
4 35 (7.73%) Tomcat
5 14 (3.09%) GlassFish
6 11 (2.43%) Apache
7 9 (1.99%) Confluence
8 6 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (1.10%) Drupal
9 5 (1.10%) Adobe CQ
9 5 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (1.10%) Oracle Workflow
9 5 (1.10%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.88%) CMS
11 3 (0.66%) Node.js
11 3 (0.66%) Jetty
12 2 (0.44%) TIBCO EMS
12 2 (0.44%) Oracle Coherence
13 1 (0.22%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.22%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (1.10%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.10%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.64%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.74%) Internet
2 24 (5.30%) HTTP
3 5 (1.10%) Intranet
4 4 (0.88%) SNMP
4 4 (0.88%) Wireless
5 3 (0.66%) SSH
5 3 (0.66%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.66%) ATM
6 2 (0.44%) LDAP
7 1 (0.22%) MPLS
7 1 (0.22%) SDH
7 1 (0.22%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (13.02%) Relational Database
2 53 (11.70%) SQL Server
3 32 (7.06%) Hadoop
4 31 (6.84%) MySQL
4 31 (6.84%) Big Data
5 30 (6.62%) RDBMS
6 28 (6.18%) NoSQL
7 23 (5.08%) Oracle Database
8 21 (4.64%) MongoDB
9 18 (3.97%) OLTP
10 16 (3.53%) HBase
11 15 (3.31%) Impala
11 15 (3.31%) Apache Hive
12 12 (2.65%) Apache Accumulo
13 6 (1.32%) Data Mining
13 6 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
14 5 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
15 4 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
16 3 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 108 (23.84%) Eclipse
2 93 (20.53%) Maven
3 70 (15.45%) Ant
4 47 (10.38%) Git (software)
5 31 (6.84%) JUnit
6 28 (6.18%) Mercurial
7 21 (4.64%) Jenkins
8 17 (3.75%) Gradle
8 17 (3.75%) Subversion
9 16 (3.53%) JIRA
10 15 (3.31%) Hudson
11 14 (3.09%) NetBeans
12 9 (1.99%) ProC
12 9 (1.99%) TeamCity
13 8 (1.77%) JMeter
14 7 (1.55%) IntelliJ
14 7 (1.55%) Apache Ivy
15 5 (1.10%) QuickTest Pro
15 5 (1.10%) Rational Functional Tester
15 5 (1.10%) Selenium
General
1 105 (23.18%) Finance
2 58 (12.80%) Banking
3 27 (5.96%) Front Office
4 26 (5.74%) Retail
5 24 (5.30%) Investment Banking
6 21 (4.64%) Telecoms
7 20 (4.42%) Games
8 19 (4.19%) Retail Banking
9 17 (3.75%) Pharmaceutical
10 10 (2.21%) Financial Institution
11 6 (1.32%) Aerospace
11 6 (1.32%) Automotive
12 4 (0.88%) Marketing
12 4 (0.88%) Advertising
13 3 (0.66%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.22%) Billing
14 1 (0.22%) French Language
14 1 (0.22%) German Language
14 1 (0.22%) Portuguese Language
14 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 391 (86.31%) Developer
2 350 (77.26%) Java Developer
3 72 (15.89%) Java Swing Developer
4 54 (11.92%) Senior Developer
5 53 (11.70%) Senior Java Developer
6 48 (10.60%) Software Engineer
7 29 (6.40%) Programmer
8 26 (5.74%) Java Programmer
9 24 (5.30%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 20 (4.42%) Software Developer
11 18 (3.97%) Architect
12 16 (3.53%) Graduate
12 16 (3.53%) Senior Architect
12 16 (3.53%) Java Architect
12 16 (3.53%) Senior Java Architect
13 15 (3.31%) Java Software Developer
13 15 (3.31%) C++ Developer
14 14 (3.09%) Analyst
15 13 (2.87%) Junior
15 13 (2.87%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (32.01%) Spring
2 141 (31.13%) J2EE
3 120 (26.49%) Hibernate
4 118 (26.05%) XML
5 112 (24.72%) JDBC
6 92 (20.31%) HTML
7 86 (18.98%) CSS
7 86 (18.98%) Web Services
8 72 (15.89%) JSP
9 53 (11.70%) Ajax
10 51 (11.26%) J2SE
11 48 (10.60%) Struts
12 47 (10.38%) SOAP
13 45 (9.93%) XSLT
14 44 (9.71%) JMS
15 41 (9.05%) Java EE
16 39 (8.61%) EJB
17 37 (8.17%) Servlets
18 36 (7.95%) HTML5
19 32 (7.06%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 102 (22.52%) Computer Science
2 55 (12.14%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (8.83%) Mathematics
4 25 (5.52%) Algorithms
5 24 (5.30%) iPad
6 23 (5.08%) Client/Server
6 23 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
7 20 (4.42%) User Experience
8 19 (4.19%) Visualisation
9 18 (3.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 16 (3.53%) Open Source
11 15 (3.31%) Statistics
12 12 (2.65%) Equities
12 12 (2.65%) GIS
13 11 (2.43%) Mobile App
14 9 (1.99%) Hedge funds
15 5 (1.10%) iPhone
15 5 (1.10%) Fixed Income
15 5 (1.10%) N-Tier
16 4 (0.88%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 70 (15.45%) UNIX
2 46 (10.15%) Linux
3 29 (6.40%) Windows
4 10 (2.21%) Android
5 4 (0.88%) Debian
6 2 (0.44%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.44%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.22%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (38.85%) OO
2 127 (28.04%) Agile Software Development
3 115 (25.39%) Software Engineering
4 92 (20.31%) Multithreading
5 84 (18.54%) TDD
6 54 (11.92%) Scrum
7 51 (11.26%) UML
8 45 (9.93%) OOD
9 37 (8.17%) Web Development
10 32 (7.06%) MVC
11 28 (6.18%) OOP
12 23 (5.08%) E-Commerce
13 22 (4.86%) OOA/OOD
14 19 (4.19%) Business Intelligence
14 19 (4.19%) Regression Testing
14 19 (4.19%) Validation
14 19 (4.19%) Data Analysis
14 19 (4.19%) Mentoring
15 18 (3.97%) SOA
16 17 (3.75%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 453 (100.00%) Java
2 234 (51.66%) SQL
3 120 (26.49%) JavaScript
4 79 (17.44%) PL/SQL
5 76 (16.78%) C++
6 68 (15.01%) C
7 31 (6.84%) C#
8 26 (5.74%) Python
9 25 (5.52%) Perl
10 20 (4.42%) Shell Script
11 16 (3.53%) Bash Shell
12 15 (3.31%) R
13 14 (3.09%) PHP
14 10 (2.21%) Scala
15 5 (1.10%) MATLAB
16 4 (0.88%) VBA
17 2 (0.44%) Ruby
17 2 (0.44%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.44%) ActionScript
18 1 (0.22%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 175 (38.63%) Degree
2 26 (5.74%) PhD
3 1 (0.22%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.64%) QA
2 19 (4.19%) ISO 9001
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
1 146 (32.23%) Oracle
2 19 (4.19%) Google
3 18 (3.97%) Sybase
4 11 (2.43%) TIBCO
5 9 (1.99%) Microsoft
6 6 (1.32%) Adobe
6 6 (1.32%) HP
6 6 (1.32%) IBM
7 5 (1.10%) Sencha
8 3 (0.66%) Reuters
8 3 (0.66%) Bloomberg
9 2 (0.44%) Perforce
9 2 (0.44%) Informatica
9 2 (0.44%) Sun
9 2 (0.44%) GoldenSource
10 1 (0.22%) Twitter
10 1 (0.22%) Calypso
10 1 (0.22%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.22%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.22%) VMware
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + excellent training & benefits
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Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Up to £55k plus excellent benefits
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Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
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CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £35k to £50k (multiple roles) + benefits
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