The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 81 - 72
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Swing 6 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.55% - 1.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.61% - 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 12
Average salary £50,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Swing
East of England

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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
373 363 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 34.03% 32.91% 43.85%
Number of salaries quoted 305 327 373
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Swing across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Swing Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Swing
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Swing across the Essex region.

Swing Salary Trend in Essex

Swing
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Swing across the Essex region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Swing Salary Histogram in Essex

Swing
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Swing within the Essex region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Colchester - 6 £50,000 -
Swing
East of England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) Degree
2 14 (93.33%) Maven
2 14 (93.33%) Computer Science
2 14 (93.33%) E-Commerce
2 14 (93.33%) JBoss
2 14 (93.33%) Oracle
2 14 (93.33%) Ant
3 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
3 13 (86.67%) WebLogic
3 13 (86.67%) CSS
3 13 (86.67%) OOP
3 13 (86.67%) OO
3 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
3 13 (86.67%) PL/SQL
3 13 (86.67%) HTML
3 13 (86.67%) J2EE
3 13 (86.67%) RDBMS
3 13 (86.67%) Project Management
3 13 (86.67%) JMS
3 13 (86.67%) Data Mining
3 13 (86.67%) Hibernate
3 13 (86.67%) Ajax
3 13 (86.67%) WebSphere
3 13 (86.67%) GlassFish
3 13 (86.67%) NoSQL
3 13 (86.67%) Gradle
3 13 (86.67%) Relational Database
4 12 (80.00%) Automotive

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 13 (86.67%) WebLogic
1 13 (86.67%) WebSphere
1 13 (86.67%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
1 13 (86.67%) Data Mining
1 13 (86.67%) RDBMS
1 13 (86.67%) NoSQL
1 13 (86.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (93.33%) Maven
1 14 (93.33%) Ant
2 13 (86.67%) Gradle
3 1 (6.67%) JUnit
3 1 (6.67%) Rational Rose
3 1 (6.67%) JMeter
3 1 (6.67%) NUnit
3 1 (6.67%) ArgoUML
3 1 (6.67%) Cactus
3 1 (6.67%) FitNesse
3 1 (6.67%) TestNG
3 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
3 1 (6.67%) DbUnit
3 1 (6.67%) JProfiler
3 1 (6.67%) Hudson
3 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
3 1 (6.67%) Redmine
General
1 12 (80.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
1 14 (93.33%) Java Developer
2 10 (66.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Tester
3 1 (6.67%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) HTML
1 13 (86.67%) J2EE
1 13 (86.67%) CSS
1 13 (86.67%) JMS
1 13 (86.67%) Hibernate
1 13 (86.67%) Ajax
2 1 (6.67%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (93.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (26.67%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (93.33%) E-Commerce
3 13 (86.67%) Project Management
3 13 (86.67%) OOP
3 13 (86.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Use Case
4 1 (6.67%) Load Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 13 (86.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) Jython
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Oracle
1 14 (93.33%) JBoss