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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swing (Java)
Rank 99 84 79
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Permanent jobs citing Swing 3 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.23% 0.42% 1.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.66% 1.13% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 8
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £38,250 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,100 £41,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
453 354 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 35.31% 37.15% 40.07%
Number of salaries quoted 355 295 319
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Cactus
3 2 (40.00%) Java EE
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) NUnit
3 2 (40.00%) ArgoUML
3 2 (40.00%) Maven
3 2 (40.00%) JMeter
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Rational Rose
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) JBoss
3 2 (40.00%) Ant
3 2 (40.00%) JUnit
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) FitNesse
3 2 (40.00%) Use Case
3 2 (40.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Rational Functional Tester

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 2 (40.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Cactus
1 2 (40.00%) NUnit
1 2 (40.00%) ArgoUML
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
1 2 (40.00%) JMeter
1 2 (40.00%) Rational Rose
1 2 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (40.00%) Ant
1 2 (40.00%) JUnit
1 2 (40.00%) FitNesse
1 2 (40.00%) Rational Functional Tester
1 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (40.00%) DbUnit
1 2 (40.00%) JProfiler
1 2 (40.00%) Hudson
1 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (40.00%) Redmine
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) QA Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) OOP
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) Use Case
1 2 (40.00%) Load Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) HP
Colchester, Essex
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago