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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 674 599 543
Rank change year-on-year
-75 -56
Permanent jobs citing Swing 209 274 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.28% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.69% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 181 222 351
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,500 £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
40097 39603 44036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.59% 40.00% 40.70%
Number of salaries quoted 34069 34565 38788
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 £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 2 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 2 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 -37 110 £50,000 - 9
South East -18 53 £50,000 - 10
East of England -12 20 £50,000 +21.21% 2
Yorkshire -47 13 £33,000 -2.94% 1
East Midlands -3 6 £35,000 +4.47%
South West -15 6 £50,000 +11.11%
North West -23 2 £45,000 +20.00% 1
West Midlands -35 1 £47,500 +26.66%
Swing
UK

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 500 (100.00%) Java
2 269 (53.80%) SQL
3 199 (39.80%) OO
4 198 (39.60%) Degree
5 184 (36.80%) Oracle
6 166 (33.20%) J2EE
7 152 (30.40%) Agile Software Development
7 152 (30.40%) Spring
8 151 (30.20%) JavaScript
9 134 (26.80%) Software Engineering
10 133 (26.60%) XML
11 125 (25.00%) HTML
12 124 (24.80%) Finance
13 122 (24.40%) Computer Science
14 119 (23.80%) JDBC
15 118 (23.60%) CSS
16 115 (23.00%) Eclipse
16 115 (23.00%) Hibernate
17 112 (22.40%) Multithreading
18 99 (19.80%) JBoss
19 97 (19.40%) WebLogic
20 91 (18.20%) Maven
21 90 (18.00%) PL/SQL
22 88 (17.60%) C++
23 87 (17.40%) C
24 84 (16.80%) Web Services
25 82 (16.40%) TDD
26 81 (16.20%) JSP
27 77 (15.40%) UNIX
28 76 (15.20%) Relational Database

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 97 (19.40%) WebLogic
2 59 (11.80%) WebSphere
3 47 (9.40%) Tomcat
4 22 (4.40%) GlassFish
5 16 (3.20%) Apache
6 13 (2.60%) SharePoint
6 13 (2.60%) Adobe CQ
6 13 (2.60%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (1.80%) Oracle Workflow
8 8 (1.60%) Confluence
9 6 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (1.00%) Drupal
11 4 (0.80%) Jetty
11 4 (0.80%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
11 4 (0.80%) WebSphere Process Server
12 2 (0.40%) CMS
13 1 (0.20%) Oracle Coherence
13 1 (0.20%) Node.js
13 1 (0.20%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.20%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (0.40%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (1.60%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.20%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 30 (6.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 42 (8.40%) Internet
2 33 (6.60%) HTTP
3 13 (2.60%) Intranet
4 11 (2.20%) TCP/IP
5 10 (2.00%) SSH
6 7 (1.40%) ATM
7 4 (0.80%) SNMP
7 4 (0.80%) Wireless
8 3 (0.60%) SDH
8 3 (0.60%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.60%) MPLS
9 2 (0.40%) DSL
9 2 (0.40%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (15.20%) Relational Database
2 62 (12.40%) SQL Server
3 50 (10.00%) Hadoop
4 49 (9.80%) RDBMS
5 48 (9.60%) NoSQL
5 48 (9.60%) Big Data
6 33 (6.60%) MySQL
7 32 (6.40%) MongoDB
7 32 (6.40%) OLTP
8 27 (5.40%) Oracle Database
9 19 (3.80%) Impala
9 19 (3.80%) Apache Hive
9 19 (3.80%) HBase
10 17 (3.40%) Apache Accumulo
11 13 (2.60%) Data Mining
12 6 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
15 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2000
15 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 115 (23.00%) Eclipse
2 91 (18.20%) Maven
3 61 (12.20%) Ant
4 59 (11.80%) Git (software)
5 32 (6.40%) Mercurial
6 27 (5.40%) Subversion
7 26 (5.20%) JUnit
8 23 (4.60%) Jenkins
9 20 (4.00%) Gradle
10 19 (3.80%) JIRA
11 12 (2.40%) Hudson
12 8 (1.60%) NetBeans
13 7 (1.40%) ProC
14 6 (1.20%) Visual Studio
14 6 (1.20%) Selenium
14 6 (1.20%) TeamCity
14 6 (1.20%) Eclipse RCP
15 5 (1.00%) JMeter
16 4 (0.80%) Checkstyle
16 4 (0.80%) IntelliJ
General
1 124 (24.80%) Finance
2 47 (9.40%) Banking
3 30 (6.00%) Telecoms
4 22 (4.40%) Games
5 20 (4.00%) Investment Banking
6 17 (3.40%) Retail
7 14 (2.80%) Pharmaceutical
8 12 (2.40%) Automotive
9 11 (2.20%) Front Office
9 11 (2.20%) Retail Banking
10 10 (2.00%) Financial Institution
10 10 (2.00%) Multimedia
11 4 (0.80%) Advertising
11 4 (0.80%) Back Office
11 4 (0.80%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.60%) Marketing
13 2 (0.40%) Electronics
13 2 (0.40%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.20%) Billing
14 1 (0.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 407 (81.40%) Developer
2 339 (67.80%) Java Developer
3 76 (15.20%) Software Engineer
4 65 (13.00%) Java Swing Developer
5 52 (10.40%) Senior Developer
6 46 (9.20%) Senior Java Developer
7 30 (6.00%) Architect
8 28 (5.60%) Java Architect
8 28 (5.60%) Senior Java Architect
8 28 (5.60%) Senior Architect
9 26 (5.20%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 26 (5.20%) Software Developer
10 25 (5.00%) Programmer
11 22 (4.40%) Java Programmer
12 21 (4.20%) C# Developer
12 21 (4.20%) Senior Software Engineer
13 18 (3.60%) .NET Developer
13 18 (3.60%) C# .NET Developer
14 16 (3.20%) Java Software Engineer
15 14 (2.80%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (33.20%) J2EE
2 152 (30.40%) Spring
3 133 (26.60%) XML
4 125 (25.00%) HTML
5 119 (23.80%) JDBC
6 118 (23.60%) CSS
7 115 (23.00%) Hibernate
8 84 (16.80%) Web Services
9 81 (16.20%) JSP
10 61 (12.20%) Ajax
11 60 (12.00%) XSLT
12 59 (11.80%) J2SE
13 55 (11.00%) JMS
13 55 (11.00%) SOAP
14 54 (10.80%) Servlets
15 47 (9.40%) Struts
15 47 (9.40%) JSON
16 39 (7.80%) GWT
16 39 (7.80%) HTML5
17 38 (7.60%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 122 (24.40%) Computer Science
2 57 (11.40%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (9.20%) Mathematics
4 43 (8.60%) User Experience
5 39 (7.80%) iPad
6 34 (6.80%) Enterprise Software
7 32 (6.40%) Open Source
8 27 (5.40%) Algorithms
9 26 (5.20%) Client/Server
10 23 (4.60%) Visualisation
11 20 (4.00%) Mobile App
11 20 (4.00%) Statistics
12 18 (3.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 12 (2.40%) GIS
14 11 (2.20%) Hedge funds
15 10 (2.00%) Enterprise Storage
15 10 (2.00%) Video on Demand
15 10 (2.00%) Over-the-Top Content
15 10 (2.00%) Clustering
15 10 (2.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 77 (15.40%) UNIX
2 63 (12.60%) Linux
3 37 (7.40%) Windows
4 17 (3.40%) Android
5 9 (1.80%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.80%) Debian
7 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (39.80%) OO
2 152 (30.40%) Agile Software Development
3 134 (26.80%) Software Engineering
4 112 (22.40%) Multithreading
5 82 (16.40%) TDD
6 68 (13.60%) Scrum
7 53 (10.60%) UML
8 49 (9.80%) OOD
9 45 (9.00%) OOP
10 43 (8.60%) Web Development
11 33 (6.60%) Validation
11 33 (6.60%) MVC
12 27 (5.40%) Asset Management
12 27 (5.40%) E-Commerce
13 26 (5.20%) Unit Testing
14 25 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
15 24 (4.80%) Data Analysis
16 23 (4.60%) Business Intelligence
17 22 (4.40%) Analytics
17 22 (4.40%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 500 (100.00%) Java
2 269 (53.80%) SQL
3 151 (30.20%) JavaScript
4 90 (18.00%) PL/SQL
5 88 (17.60%) C++
6 87 (17.40%) C
7 41 (8.20%) C#
8 29 (5.80%) R
9 24 (4.80%) Shell Script
9 24 (4.80%) Perl
10 22 (4.40%) Python
11 16 (3.20%) Scala
11 16 (3.20%) Bash Shell
12 11 (2.20%) PHP
13 4 (0.80%) Clojure
14 3 (0.60%) MATLAB
14 3 (0.60%) Ruby
15 2 (0.40%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.40%) Fortran
15 2 (0.40%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 198 (39.60%) Degree
2 21 (4.20%) PhD
3 6 (1.20%) Sun Certification
4 3 (0.60%) OCP
4 3 (0.60%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.40%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.20%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.20%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (7.00%) QA
2 33 (6.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 5 (1.00%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.40%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (1.00%) Puppet
1 5 (1.00%) Ambari
2 2 (0.40%) OpenAM
2 2 (0.40%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 184 (36.80%) Oracle
2 99 (19.80%) JBoss
3 31 (6.20%) Google
4 18 (3.60%) Microsoft
5 16 (3.20%) TIBCO
6 14 (2.80%) Adobe
7 10 (2.00%) Sybase
8 6 (1.20%) IBM
9 5 (1.00%) Sun
10 4 (0.80%) Chordiant
10 4 (0.80%) Apple
10 4 (0.80%) Sony
11 3 (0.60%) Cramer
11 3 (0.60%) Talend
11 3 (0.60%) Reuters
11 3 (0.60%) Bloomberg
11 3 (0.60%) Sencha
12 2 (0.40%) HP
13 1 (0.20%) Informatica
13 1 (0.20%) JD Edwards
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