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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swing (Java)
Rank 683 571 636
Rank change year-on-year
-112 +65
Permanent jobs citing Swing 185 331 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.32% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 0.77% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 134 306 204
Average salary £52,500 £46,250 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.51% +5.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,100 £33,750 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +5.26%
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
37966 42847 41293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.62% 40.79% 40.65%
Number of salaries quoted 32619 36059 36395
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 £40,000 £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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -93 87 £55,000 +4.76% 8
South East -4 67 £55,000 +25.00% 4
East of England +3 16 £50,000 +66.66% 1
North West +2 4 £45,000 +20.00% 2
North East - 4 £41,250 - 2
South West -31 3 £33,500 -21.17% 1
West Midlands -33 3 £29,000 -27.50% 1
Yorkshire 0 1 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Swing
UK

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 401 (100.00%) Java
2 245 (61.10%) SQL
3 173 (43.14%) Spring
4 158 (39.40%) Degree
5 157 (39.15%) OO
6 155 (38.65%) J2EE
7 139 (34.66%) JavaScript
8 133 (33.17%) Agile Software Development
9 124 (30.92%) Web Services
10 122 (30.42%) Eclipse
11 121 (30.17%) Maven
11 121 (30.17%) Finance
12 116 (28.93%) Hibernate
13 114 (28.43%) Oracle
14 110 (27.43%) Multithreading
15 106 (26.43%) XML
16 99 (24.69%) HTML
17 91 (22.69%) Ajax
18 90 (22.44%) UNIX
19 89 (22.19%) Struts
20 76 (18.95%) Software Engineering
21 74 (18.45%) Computer Science
22 73 (18.20%) JBoss
23 70 (17.46%) WebLogic
24 65 (16.21%) C++
25 64 (15.96%) MVC
26 60 (14.96%) XSLT
27 59 (14.71%) Tomcat
28 57 (14.21%) Analytical Skills
29 56 (13.97%) JSP

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 73 (18.20%) JBoss
2 70 (17.46%) WebLogic
3 59 (14.71%) Tomcat
4 30 (7.48%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.25%) GlassFish
5 5 (1.25%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (1.25%) Apache
6 4 (1.00%) Node.js
7 2 (0.50%) WordPress
7 2 (0.50%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (0.50%) IIS
7 2 (0.50%) CMS
8 1 (0.25%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.25%) Confluence
8 1 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (1.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.75%) Adaptiv
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.00%) Internet
2 7 (1.75%) HTTP
3 5 (1.25%) ATM
4 2 (0.50%) FTP
4 2 (0.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.50%) Firewall
4 2 (0.50%) Network Security
5 1 (0.25%) DSL
5 1 (0.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (10.47%) Relational Database
2 40 (9.98%) SQL Server
3 32 (7.98%) NoSQL
4 30 (7.48%) RDBMS
5 22 (5.49%) MySQL
6 11 (2.74%) Oracle Database
7 9 (2.24%) Hadoop
8 7 (1.75%) Big Data
9 5 (1.25%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.75%) Apache Accumulo
11 3 (0.75%) OLTP
12 2 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.25%) DB2
13 1 (0.25%) InterSystems Cache
13 1 (0.25%) HBase
13 1 (0.25%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 122 (30.42%) Eclipse
2 121 (30.17%) Maven
3 48 (11.97%) Ant
4 45 (11.22%) Subversion
5 36 (8.98%) Git (software)
5 36 (8.98%) Jenkins
6 28 (6.98%) JMeter
7 23 (5.74%) JUnit
8 13 (3.24%) Mercurial
9 11 (2.74%) Hudson
9 11 (2.74%) Gradle
10 10 (2.49%) ProC
11 9 (2.24%) NetBeans
12 6 (1.50%) JIRA
12 6 (1.50%) ClearCase
12 6 (1.50%) Apache Ivy
12 6 (1.50%) TeamCity
13 5 (1.25%) Sinon.JS
13 5 (1.25%) Karma Test Runner
13 5 (1.25%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 121 (30.17%) Finance
2 39 (9.73%) Banking
3 37 (9.23%) Front Office
4 23 (5.74%) Investment Banking
5 15 (3.74%) Retail
6 9 (2.24%) Retail Banking
7 5 (1.25%) Billing
8 4 (1.00%) Back Office
8 4 (1.00%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.50%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.25%) Marketing
11 1 (0.25%) French Language
11 1 (0.25%) German Language
11 1 (0.25%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.25%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 357 (89.03%) Developer
2 298 (74.31%) Java Developer
3 86 (21.45%) Java Swing Developer
4 32 (7.98%) Software Developer
4 32 (7.98%) Senior Developer
5 31 (7.73%) Senior Java Developer
6 21 (5.24%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 20 (4.99%) Software Engineer
8 18 (4.49%) Automation Engineer
9 17 (4.24%) Test Automation Engineer
9 17 (4.24%) Test Engineer
10 13 (3.24%) C++ Developer
10 13 (3.24%) Java Software Developer
11 12 (2.99%) Graduate
12 10 (2.49%) Junior
12 10 (2.49%) Analyst
12 10 (2.49%) Programmer
12 10 (2.49%) Junior Developer
13 9 (2.24%) Analyst Developer
13 9 (2.24%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (43.14%) Spring
2 155 (38.65%) J2EE
3 124 (30.92%) Web Services
4 116 (28.93%) Hibernate
5 106 (26.43%) XML
6 99 (24.69%) HTML
7 91 (22.69%) Ajax
8 89 (22.19%) Struts
9 60 (14.96%) XSLT
10 56 (13.97%) JSP
11 55 (13.72%) CSS
12 51 (12.72%) JDBC
13 39 (9.73%) Servlets
14 34 (8.48%) J2SE
15 33 (8.23%) jQuery
16 32 (7.98%) JMS
17 30 (7.48%) EJB
18 26 (6.48%) SWT
18 26 (6.48%) JSON
18 26 (6.48%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 74 (18.45%) Computer Science
2 57 (14.21%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (9.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 21 (5.24%) Equities
5 16 (3.99%) Derivative
6 13 (3.24%) Mathematics
7 10 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.00%) Algorithms
8 8 (2.00%) Fixed Income
9 7 (1.75%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.75%) Hedge funds
9 7 (1.75%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.75%) Open Source
10 6 (1.50%) Credit Derivative
11 5 (1.25%) AS400
11 5 (1.25%) GIS
11 5 (1.25%) EFT
11 5 (1.25%) iPad
11 5 (1.25%) iSeries
11 5 (1.25%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 90 (22.44%) UNIX
2 45 (11.22%) Linux
3 24 (5.99%) Windows
4 2 (0.50%) Android
5 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (39.15%) OO
2 133 (33.17%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (27.43%) Multithreading
4 76 (18.95%) Software Engineering
5 64 (15.96%) MVC
6 55 (13.72%) UML
7 54 (13.47%) TDD
8 52 (12.97%) Scrum
9 48 (11.97%) OOD
10 27 (6.73%) Waterfall
11 23 (5.74%) Performance Analysis
11 23 (5.74%) E-Commerce
12 22 (5.49%) Validation
13 21 (5.24%) Test Planning
13 21 (5.24%) Test Automation
13 21 (5.24%) User Acceptance Testing
14 18 (4.49%) Mentoring
15 14 (3.49%) Low Latency
15 14 (3.49%) Unit Testing
16 12 (2.99%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 401 (100.00%) Java
2 245 (61.10%) SQL
3 139 (34.66%) JavaScript
4 65 (16.21%) C++
5 42 (10.47%) Perl
6 39 (9.73%) C
7 33 (8.23%) Shell Script
8 31 (7.73%) C#
9 29 (7.23%) PL/SQL
10 24 (5.99%) Python
11 21 (5.24%) T-SQL
12 12 (2.99%) Ruby
12 12 (2.99%) PHP
13 10 (2.49%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.50%) Scala
15 5 (1.25%) Clojure
15 5 (1.25%) RPG/400
15 5 (1.25%) RPG
15 5 (1.25%) Groovy
15 5 (1.25%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 158 (39.40%) Degree
2 8 (2.00%) PhD
3 5 (1.25%) Sun Certification
4 3 (0.75%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.75%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.24%) QA
2 3 (0.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.50%) vSphere
2 1 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.25%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (0.50%) Vagrant
1 2 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.25%) Puppet
2 1 (0.25%) Ambari
Vendors
1 114 (28.43%) Oracle
2 24 (5.99%) Sybase
3 8 (2.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (1.75%) IBM
5 6 (1.50%) HP
5 6 (1.50%) TIBCO
6 5 (1.25%) BT
6 5 (1.25%) Google
7 4 (1.00%) Terracotta
7 4 (1.00%) Reuters
7 4 (1.00%) Bloomberg
8 3 (0.75%) Sencha
8 3 (0.75%) SunGard
9 2 (0.50%) GoldenSource
9 2 (0.50%) Informatica
9 2 (0.50%) Sun
10 1 (0.25%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.25%) Perforce
South West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 Basic + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 12K Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Banbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Banbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago