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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 668 605 540
Rank change year-on-year
-63 -65
Permanent jobs citing Swing 210 271 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.27% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.53% 0.66% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 177 229 340
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 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £75,000
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
39557 41309 43432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.01% 40.64% 40.74%
Number of salaries quoted 33766 36067 38319
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 £29,500 £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 24 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 24 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 -2 102 £50,000 -4.76% 12
South East -29 53 £50,000 - 5
East of England -14 22 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Yorkshire -36 18 £33,000 -2.94% 1
East Midlands +5 7 £35,000 +27.27%
South West -30 7 £50,000 +66.66% 2
North West -26 2 £45,000 +74.75% 1
Swing
UK

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 466 (100.00%) Java
2 240 (51.50%) SQL
3 189 (40.56%) OO
4 186 (39.91%) Degree
5 166 (35.62%) J2EE
6 161 (34.55%) Oracle
7 141 (30.26%) JavaScript
8 138 (29.61%) Spring
9 135 (28.97%) Agile Software Development
10 123 (26.39%) Software Engineering
10 123 (26.39%) XML
11 122 (26.18%) JDBC
12 117 (25.11%) Eclipse
13 116 (24.89%) Computer Science
14 115 (24.68%) Hibernate
15 112 (24.03%) HTML
16 105 (22.53%) CSS
17 103 (22.10%) WebLogic
18 100 (21.46%) Multithreading
19 99 (21.24%) JBoss
20 97 (20.82%) Finance
20 97 (20.82%) Maven
21 86 (18.45%) Web Services
22 85 (18.24%) TDD
23 82 (17.60%) JSP
24 79 (16.95%) PL/SQL
25 74 (15.88%) C++
25 74 (15.88%) C
26 70 (15.02%) Relational Database
27 65 (13.95%) Ant

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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
1 103 (22.10%) WebLogic
2 99 (21.24%) JBoss
3 58 (12.45%) WebSphere
4 44 (9.44%) Tomcat
5 19 (4.08%) GlassFish
6 15 (3.22%) Apache
7 9 (1.93%) SharePoint
7 9 (1.93%) Confluence
7 9 (1.93%) Adobe CQ
7 9 (1.93%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
9 6 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (1.07%) Drupal
11 3 (0.64%) CMS
11 3 (0.64%) Jetty
12 2 (0.43%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
12 2 (0.43%) Node.js
12 2 (0.43%) Oracle Coherence
12 2 (0.43%) WebSphere Process Server
13 1 (0.21%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 4 (0.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (1.50%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 28 (6.01%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 35 (7.51%) Internet
2 30 (6.44%) HTTP
3 9 (1.93%) Intranet
4 8 (1.72%) SSH
4 8 (1.72%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.86%) SNMP
5 4 (0.86%) ATM
5 4 (0.86%) Wireless
6 2 (0.43%) SDH
6 2 (0.43%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.43%) LDAP
6 2 (0.43%) MPLS
7 1 (0.21%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (15.02%) Relational Database
2 61 (13.09%) SQL Server
3 41 (8.80%) RDBMS
4 40 (8.58%) Hadoop
4 40 (8.58%) Big Data
5 36 (7.73%) NoSQL
6 35 (7.51%) MySQL
7 27 (5.79%) Oracle Database
8 26 (5.58%) OLTP
9 25 (5.36%) MongoDB
10 18 (3.86%) HBase
10 18 (3.86%) Apache Hive
10 18 (3.86%) Impala
11 15 (3.22%) Apache Accumulo
12 9 (1.93%) Data Mining
13 7 (1.50%) Oracle Database 10g
14 4 (0.86%) SQL Server 2000
14 4 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
15 3 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
15 3 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 117 (25.11%) Eclipse
2 97 (20.82%) Maven
3 65 (13.95%) Ant
4 51 (10.94%) Git (software)
5 30 (6.44%) Mercurial
6 26 (5.58%) JUnit
7 22 (4.72%) Subversion
8 21 (4.51%) Jenkins
9 17 (3.65%) Gradle
9 17 (3.65%) JIRA
10 14 (3.00%) Hudson
11 11 (2.36%) NetBeans
12 8 (1.72%) TeamCity
13 7 (1.50%) ProC
13 7 (1.50%) JMeter
14 6 (1.29%) IntelliJ
14 6 (1.29%) Selenium
14 6 (1.29%) Apache Ivy
15 4 (0.86%) Rational Functional Tester
15 4 (0.86%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 97 (20.82%) Finance
2 47 (10.09%) Banking
3 25 (5.36%) Telecoms
4 22 (4.72%) Games
5 21 (4.51%) Retail
6 17 (3.65%) Investment Banking
7 15 (3.22%) Retail Banking
7 15 (3.22%) Pharmaceutical
8 13 (2.79%) Front Office
9 10 (2.15%) Financial Institution
10 9 (1.93%) Automotive
11 8 (1.72%) Multimedia
12 6 (1.29%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.86%) Marketing
13 4 (0.86%) Advertising
14 1 (0.21%) Billing
14 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.21%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 390 (83.69%) Developer
2 340 (72.96%) Java Developer
3 64 (13.73%) Software Engineer
4 63 (13.52%) Java Swing Developer
5 52 (11.16%) Senior Developer
6 48 (10.30%) Senior Java Developer
7 28 (6.01%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 26 (5.58%) Programmer
9 23 (4.94%) Architect
9 23 (4.94%) Java Programmer
10 22 (4.72%) Software Developer
11 21 (4.51%) Java Architect
11 21 (4.51%) Senior Java Architect
11 21 (4.51%) Senior Architect
12 18 (3.86%) Senior Software Engineer
13 17 (3.65%) C# Developer
14 16 (3.43%) Graduate
15 14 (3.00%) .NET Developer
15 14 (3.00%) C# .NET Developer
16 12 (2.58%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (35.62%) J2EE
2 138 (29.61%) Spring
3 123 (26.39%) XML
4 122 (26.18%) JDBC
5 115 (24.68%) Hibernate
6 112 (24.03%) HTML
7 105 (22.53%) CSS
8 86 (18.45%) Web Services
9 82 (17.60%) JSP
10 57 (12.23%) Ajax
11 55 (11.80%) J2SE
12 54 (11.59%) XSLT
13 52 (11.16%) Struts
13 52 (11.16%) SOAP
14 51 (10.94%) JMS
15 49 (10.52%) Servlets
16 41 (8.80%) EJB
17 39 (8.37%) HTML5
18 38 (8.15%) Java EE
18 38 (8.15%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 116 (24.89%) Computer Science
2 55 (11.80%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (9.01%) Mathematics
4 32 (6.87%) iPad
4 32 (6.87%) Enterprise Software
5 31 (6.65%) User Experience
6 25 (5.36%) Client/Server
6 25 (5.36%) Algorithms
7 23 (4.94%) Visualisation
7 23 (4.94%) Open Source
8 19 (4.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 18 (3.86%) Statistics
9 18 (3.86%) Mobile App
10 13 (2.79%) GIS
11 12 (2.58%) Hedge funds
12 8 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
12 8 (1.72%) Over-the-Top Content
12 8 (1.72%) Video on Demand
12 8 (1.72%) Clustering
12 8 (1.72%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 63 (13.52%) UNIX
2 55 (11.80%) Linux
3 34 (7.30%) Windows
4 15 (3.22%) Android
5 7 (1.50%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.86%) Debian
7 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.21%) AIX
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (40.56%) OO
2 135 (28.97%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (26.39%) Software Engineering
4 100 (21.46%) Multithreading
5 85 (18.24%) TDD
6 60 (12.88%) Scrum
7 53 (11.37%) UML
8 45 (9.66%) OOD
9 44 (9.44%) Web Development
10 36 (7.73%) OOP
11 35 (7.51%) MVC
12 27 (5.79%) Validation
13 26 (5.58%) E-Commerce
14 24 (5.15%) Data Analysis
15 23 (4.94%) OOA/OOD
16 22 (4.72%) Asset Management
16 22 (4.72%) Unit Testing
17 21 (4.51%) Analytics
17 21 (4.51%) Low Latency
18 20 (4.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 466 (100.00%) Java
2 240 (51.50%) SQL
3 141 (30.26%) JavaScript
4 79 (16.95%) PL/SQL
5 74 (15.88%) C++
5 74 (15.88%) C
6 35 (7.51%) C#
7 24 (5.15%) Python
8 23 (4.94%) Perl
9 22 (4.72%) R
10 20 (4.29%) Shell Script
11 14 (3.00%) Bash Shell
12 13 (2.79%) PHP
13 12 (2.58%) Scala
14 4 (0.86%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.64%) Clojure
15 3 (0.64%) Ruby
15 3 (0.64%) VBA
16 2 (0.43%) ActionScript
16 2 (0.43%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 186 (39.91%) Degree
2 22 (4.72%) PhD
3 3 (0.64%) Sun Certification
4 2 (0.43%) OCPJP
4 2 (0.43%) OCP
4 2 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.21%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.21%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.21%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.01%) QA
2 27 (5.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.07%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 5 (1.07%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.43%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (1.07%) Puppet
1 5 (1.07%) Ambari
2 2 (0.43%) OpenAM
2 2 (0.43%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 161 (34.55%) Oracle
2 24 (5.15%) Google
3 14 (3.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (3.00%) TIBCO
4 12 (2.58%) Sybase
5 10 (2.15%) Adobe
6 6 (1.29%) IBM
7 5 (1.07%) Sencha
7 5 (1.07%) HP
8 4 (0.86%) Sun
9 2 (0.43%) Chordiant
9 2 (0.43%) Cramer
9 2 (0.43%) Perforce
9 2 (0.43%) Reuters
9 2 (0.43%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.21%) Sony
10 1 (0.21%) VMware
10 1 (0.21%) Apple
10 1 (0.21%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.21%) Symbian
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Package + Bonus
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Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
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Verticality Ltd
Salary: £23000 to £32000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
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