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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Swing (Java)
Rank 69 99 83
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -16
Permanent jobs citing Swing 36 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.03% 0.16% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.35% 0.44% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 32 2 3
Average salary £61,250 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.05% -2.50%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
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
431 455 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 36.22% 35.69% 36.94%
Number of salaries quoted 354 363 304
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 - 21 £62,500 -
Harlow - 4 £50,000 -
Swing
East of England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 72 (100.00%) Java
2 63 (87.50%) JBoss
3 60 (83.33%) OO
4 58 (80.56%) SQL Server
5 57 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (68.06%) Software Engineering
7 43 (59.72%) Computer Science
8 42 (58.33%) Degree
9 39 (54.17%) Oracle
10 34 (47.22%) E-Commerce
10 34 (47.22%) JUnit
10 34 (47.22%) Maven
11 33 (45.83%) Spring
11 33 (45.83%) Java EE
11 33 (45.83%) Hibernate
11 33 (45.83%) J2EE
12 30 (41.67%) OOP
13 29 (40.28%) UML
13 29 (40.28%) JMS
13 29 (40.28%) SOA
13 29 (40.28%) CSS
13 29 (40.28%) Web Services
13 29 (40.28%) JavaScript
13 29 (40.28%) HTML
13 29 (40.28%) PL/SQL
13 29 (40.28%) Ajax
13 29 (40.28%) Google
13 29 (40.28%) Apache Flex
13 29 (40.28%) GWT
13 29 (40.28%) TeamCity

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 63 (87.50%) JBoss
2 25 (34.72%) WebLogic
2 25 (34.72%) WebSphere
3 7 (9.72%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (80.56%) SQL Server
2 29 (40.28%) Relational Database
3 25 (34.72%) RDBMS
4 23 (31.94%) Oracle Database
5 11 (15.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 34 (47.22%) JUnit
1 34 (47.22%) Maven
2 29 (40.28%) TeamCity
3 5 (6.94%) Ant
3 5 (6.94%) Cucumber
3 5 (6.94%) NUnit
3 5 (6.94%) Selenium
3 5 (6.94%) SoapUI
4 4 (5.56%) Cactus
4 4 (5.56%) DbUnit
4 4 (5.56%) HP UFT
4 4 (5.56%) JIRA
4 4 (5.56%) JIRA Agile
4 4 (5.56%) JMeter
4 4 (5.56%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (1.39%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.39%) JProfiler
5 1 (1.39%) Redmine
5 1 (1.39%) The Grinder
5 1 (1.39%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (15.28%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 67 (93.06%) Developer
2 58 (80.56%) Java Developer
3 25 (34.72%) Senior Developer
3 25 (34.72%) Senior Java Developer
4 18 (25.00%) Agile Developer
4 18 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 18 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
4 18 (25.00%) J2EE Programmer
4 18 (25.00%) Java Programmer
4 18 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 18 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
4 18 (25.00%) Programmer
4 18 (25.00%) Senior Agile Developer
4 18 (25.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 18 (25.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 18 (25.00%) Senior Java Programmer
4 18 (25.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 18 (25.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 18 (25.00%) Senior Programmer
5 7 (9.72%) Senior Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (45.83%) Hibernate
1 33 (45.83%) J2EE
1 33 (45.83%) Java EE
1 33 (45.83%) Spring
2 29 (40.28%) Ajax
2 29 (40.28%) Apache Flex
2 29 (40.28%) CSS
2 29 (40.28%) GWT
2 29 (40.28%) HTML
2 29 (40.28%) JMS
2 29 (40.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 43 (59.72%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (83.33%) OO
2 57 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (68.06%) Software Engineering
4 34 (47.22%) E-Commerce
5 30 (41.67%) OOP
6 29 (40.28%) Loose Coupling
6 29 (40.28%) SOA
6 29 (40.28%) UML
7 28 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (38.89%) TDD
8 19 (26.39%) Open Source
9 11 (15.28%) Project Management
10 4 (5.56%) Analytics
10 4 (5.56%) Data Analytics
10 4 (5.56%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 72 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (40.28%) JavaScript
2 29 (40.28%) PL/SQL
3 14 (19.44%) C
4 13 (18.06%) SQL
5 4 (5.56%) Perl
5 4 (5.56%) PHP
5 4 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 42 (58.33%) Degree
2 28 (38.89%) SC Cleared
2 28 (38.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) QA
Vendors
1 39 (54.17%) Oracle
2 29 (40.28%) Google
3 4 (5.56%) HP
3 4 (5.56%) IBM