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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swing (Java)
Rank 673 575 647
Rank change year-on-year
-98 +72
Permanent jobs citing Swing 204 356 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.32% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.78% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 151 330 197
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £41,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+21.95% +7.89%
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
38985 45588 42887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.72% 40.53% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 33500 38522 37717
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 £65,000
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -90 99 £60,000 +9.09% 6
South East -10 70 £52,500 +16.66% 5
East of England +16 16 £50,000 +24.22% 1
North East - 8 £46,250 - 2
West Midlands -17 4 £30,750 -52.69% 1
North West -4 3 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Yorkshire +11 2 £42,000 +20.00% 3
South West -26 2 £30,500 -28.23% 1
Swing
UK

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 402 (100.00%) Java
2 252 (62.69%) SQL
3 181 (45.02%) Spring
4 160 (39.80%) J2EE
5 158 (39.30%) OO
6 152 (37.81%) Degree
7 144 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
8 141 (35.07%) JavaScript
9 128 (31.84%) Finance
10 126 (31.34%) Hibernate
10 126 (31.34%) Eclipse
11 124 (30.85%) Web Services
12 120 (29.85%) Multithreading
13 119 (29.60%) Maven
14 116 (28.86%) Oracle
15 101 (25.12%) HTML
15 101 (25.12%) XML
16 97 (24.13%) Ajax
17 92 (22.89%) UNIX
18 89 (22.14%) Struts
19 76 (18.91%) Software Engineering
20 73 (18.16%) Computer Science
20 73 (18.16%) C++
21 71 (17.66%) JBoss
22 69 (17.16%) MVC
23 63 (15.67%) XSLT
23 63 (15.67%) WebLogic
24 61 (15.17%) Tomcat
25 59 (14.68%) CSS
26 56 (13.93%) UML

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 71 (17.66%) JBoss
2 63 (15.67%) WebLogic
3 61 (15.17%) Tomcat
4 28 (6.97%) WebSphere
5 8 (1.99%) Apache
6 5 (1.24%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (1.24%) GlassFish
7 4 (1.00%) Node.js
8 3 (0.75%) Jetty
8 3 (0.75%) CMS
9 2 (0.50%) IIS
9 2 (0.50%) WordPress
9 2 (0.50%) TIBCO EMS
10 1 (0.25%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (1.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.75%) Adaptiv
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.24%) ATM
1 5 (1.24%) Internet
2 4 (1.00%) HTTP
3 2 (0.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.50%) FTP
3 2 (0.50%) Firewall
3 2 (0.50%) Network Security
4 1 (0.25%) Multicast
4 1 (0.25%) DSL
4 1 (0.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (10.95%) Relational Database
2 41 (10.20%) SQL Server
3 36 (8.96%) NoSQL
4 33 (8.21%) RDBMS
5 20 (4.98%) MySQL
6 7 (1.74%) Hadoop
6 7 (1.74%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.49%) Big Data
7 6 (1.49%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.00%) OLTP
10 2 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.50%) Apache Accumulo
11 1 (0.25%) HBase
11 1 (0.25%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.25%) Pentaho
11 1 (0.25%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 126 (31.34%) Eclipse
2 119 (29.60%) Maven
3 49 (12.19%) Subversion
4 42 (10.45%) Jenkins
5 41 (10.20%) Ant
6 40 (9.95%) Git (software)
7 29 (7.21%) JMeter
8 19 (4.73%) JUnit
9 14 (3.48%) Mercurial
9 14 (3.48%) Gradle
10 8 (1.99%) ProC
10 8 (1.99%) NetBeans
11 7 (1.74%) Hudson
12 6 (1.49%) ClearCase
13 5 (1.24%) Synon
13 5 (1.24%) JIRA
13 5 (1.24%) Eclipse RCP
13 5 (1.24%) Jasmine
13 5 (1.24%) Apache Ivy
13 5 (1.24%) Sinon.JS
General
1 128 (31.84%) Finance
2 39 (9.70%) Front Office
3 36 (8.96%) Banking
4 22 (5.47%) Investment Banking
5 12 (2.99%) Retail
6 7 (1.74%) Retail Banking
7 5 (1.24%) Billing
8 4 (1.00%) Back Office
9 3 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.25%) French Language
10 1 (0.25%) German Language
10 1 (0.25%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.25%) Swedish Language
10 1 (0.25%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.25%) Automotive
10 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 361 (89.80%) Developer
2 300 (74.63%) Java Developer
3 95 (23.63%) Java Swing Developer
4 37 (9.20%) Software Developer
5 33 (8.21%) Senior Developer
6 32 (7.96%) Senior Java Developer
7 20 (4.98%) Software Engineer
8 18 (4.48%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 18 (4.48%) Automation Engineer
9 17 (4.23%) Test Automation Engineer
9 17 (4.23%) Java Software Developer
9 17 (4.23%) Test Engineer
10 13 (3.23%) C++ Developer
11 11 (2.74%) Graduate
12 10 (2.49%) Junior
12 10 (2.49%) Analyst
12 10 (2.49%) Junior Developer
13 9 (2.24%) Analyst Developer
13 9 (2.24%) Junior Java Developer
14 7 (1.74%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (45.02%) Spring
2 160 (39.80%) J2EE
3 126 (31.34%) Hibernate
4 124 (30.85%) Web Services
5 101 (25.12%) XML
5 101 (25.12%) HTML
6 97 (24.13%) Ajax
7 89 (22.14%) Struts
8 63 (15.67%) XSLT
9 59 (14.68%) CSS
10 50 (12.44%) JSP
11 43 (10.70%) JDBC
12 37 (9.20%) Servlets
13 35 (8.71%) JMS
14 34 (8.46%) jQuery
15 30 (7.46%) JSON
16 27 (6.72%) Spring MVC
16 27 (6.72%) WebSockets
16 27 (6.72%) J2SE
16 27 (6.72%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 73 (18.16%) Computer Science
2 55 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (9.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 25 (6.22%) Equities
5 17 (4.23%) Derivative
6 15 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (2.74%) Mathematics
8 10 (2.49%) Data Structures
9 9 (2.24%) Fixed Income
9 9 (2.24%) Credit Derivative
10 7 (1.74%) Algorithms
11 6 (1.49%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.49%) Open Source
11 6 (1.49%) Hedge funds
12 5 (1.24%) iPad
12 5 (1.24%) iSeries
12 5 (1.24%) Management Information System
12 5 (1.24%) AS400
12 5 (1.24%) EFT
13 4 (1.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 92 (22.89%) UNIX
2 48 (11.94%) Linux
3 25 (6.22%) Windows
4 2 (0.50%) Android
5 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (39.30%) OO
2 144 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (29.85%) Multithreading
4 76 (18.91%) Software Engineering
5 69 (17.16%) MVC
6 56 (13.93%) UML
7 55 (13.68%) Scrum
8 51 (12.69%) TDD
9 48 (11.94%) OOD
10 29 (7.21%) Waterfall
11 25 (6.22%) Performance Analysis
12 23 (5.72%) Validation
13 22 (5.47%) User Acceptance Testing
14 21 (5.22%) Test Planning
15 20 (4.98%) Test Automation
16 19 (4.73%) E-Commerce
17 16 (3.98%) Mentoring
18 14 (3.48%) Low Latency
19 13 (3.23%) Performance Testing
19 13 (3.23%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 402 (100.00%) Java
2 252 (62.69%) SQL
3 141 (35.07%) JavaScript
4 73 (18.16%) C++
5 43 (10.70%) Perl
6 41 (10.20%) C
7 34 (8.46%) C#
7 34 (8.46%) Shell Script
8 29 (7.21%) PL/SQL
9 25 (6.22%) Python
10 21 (5.22%) T-SQL
11 15 (3.73%) Ruby
12 10 (2.49%) PHP
12 10 (2.49%) Bash Shell
13 7 (1.74%) Groovy
14 6 (1.49%) Scala
15 5 (1.24%) RPG
15 5 (1.24%) Clojure
15 5 (1.24%) RPG/400
16 4 (1.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 152 (37.81%) Degree
2 7 (1.74%) PhD
3 6 (1.49%) Sun Certification
4 3 (0.75%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.75%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.74%) QA
2 4 (1.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.50%) Vagrant
1 2 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 116 (28.86%) Oracle
2 23 (5.72%) Sybase
3 11 (2.74%) Microsoft
4 6 (1.49%) IBM
4 6 (1.49%) TIBCO
5 5 (1.24%) Reuters
5 5 (1.24%) Bloomberg
5 5 (1.24%) BT
5 5 (1.24%) Google
6 4 (1.00%) Terracotta
6 4 (1.00%) HP
7 3 (0.75%) SunGard
8 2 (0.50%) Informatica
8 2 (0.50%) GoldenSource
8 2 (0.50%) Sun
9 1 (0.25%) Red Hat
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