The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Swing (Java)
Rank 75 100 99
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -1
Permanent jobs citing Swing 19 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.96% 0.32% 0.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.50% 0.91% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 11
Median salary £62,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
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
422 438 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 43.46% 35.35% 39.77%
Number of salaries quoted 351 362 474
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing Swing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 May 2016.

Swing Salary Histogram in Essex

Swing
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Swing within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +15 18 £62,500 +38.88%
Swing
East of England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing Swing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Swing.

1 48 (100.00%) Java
2 44 (91.67%) Degree
2 44 (91.67%) Computer Science
3 39 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (79.17%) OO
4 38 (79.17%) Oracle
5 37 (77.08%) JBoss
5 37 (77.08%) E-Commerce
6 35 (72.92%) OOP
7 34 (70.83%) Ajax
7 34 (70.83%) J2EE
7 34 (70.83%) CSS
7 34 (70.83%) JavaScript
7 34 (70.83%) HTML
7 34 (70.83%) Relational Database
8 29 (60.42%) Software Engineering
9 28 (58.33%) SQL Server
10 27 (56.25%) Oracle Database
11 24 (50.00%) Open Source
11 24 (50.00%) WebLogic
11 24 (50.00%) PL/SQL
11 24 (50.00%) WebSphere
12 17 (35.42%) RDBMS
13 11 (22.92%) Java EE
14 9 (18.75%) Hibernate
14 9 (18.75%) Spring
15 8 (16.67%) MySQL
15 8 (16.67%) Analytics
16 7 (14.58%) JUnit
17 6 (12.50%) Project Management

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 37 (77.08%) JBoss
2 24 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 24 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (8.33%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (70.83%) Relational Database
2 28 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 27 (56.25%) Oracle Database
4 17 (35.42%) RDBMS
5 8 (16.67%) MySQL
6 4 (8.33%) Big Data
6 4 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) JUnit
2 6 (12.50%) Maven
3 4 (8.33%) Cucumber
3 4 (8.33%) Selenium
4 3 (6.25%) Ant
4 3 (6.25%) JIRA
4 3 (6.25%) NUnit
4 3 (6.25%) SoapUI
4 3 (6.25%) TeamCity
5 2 (4.17%) Cactus
5 2 (4.17%) DbUnit
5 2 (4.17%) HP UFT
5 2 (4.17%) JIRA Agile
5 2 (4.17%) JMeter
5 2 (4.17%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (2.08%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (12.50%) Automotive
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (91.67%) Developer
2 43 (89.58%) Java Developer
3 28 (58.33%) Java Programmer
3 28 (58.33%) Programmer
4 24 (50.00%) Agile Developer
4 24 (50.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 24 (50.00%) J2EE Developer
4 24 (50.00%) J2EE Programmer
4 24 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 24 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
4 24 (50.00%) Senior Agile Developer
4 24 (50.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 24 (50.00%) Senior Developer
4 24 (50.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 24 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 24 (50.00%) Senior Java Programmer
4 24 (50.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 24 (50.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 24 (50.00%) Senior Programmer
5 3 (6.25%) Graduate Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (70.83%) Ajax
1 34 (70.83%) CSS
1 34 (70.83%) HTML
1 34 (70.83%) J2EE
2 11 (22.92%) Java EE
3 9 (18.75%) Hibernate
3 9 (18.75%) Spring
4 4 (8.33%) REST
5 3 (6.25%) Apache Flex
5 3 (6.25%) GWT
5 3 (6.25%) JMS
5 3 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 44 (91.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (79.17%) OO
3 37 (77.08%) E-Commerce
4 35 (72.92%) OOP
5 29 (60.42%) Software Engineering
6 24 (50.00%) Open Source
7 8 (16.67%) Analytics
8 6 (12.50%) Project Management
9 4 (8.33%) Data Analytics
9 4 (8.33%) MVC
10 3 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (6.25%) Loose Coupling
10 3 (6.25%) SOA
10 3 (6.25%) TDD
10 3 (6.25%) UML
10 3 (6.25%) Use Case
11 1 (2.08%) BDD
11 1 (2.08%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (70.83%) JavaScript
3 24 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (8.33%) Perl
4 4 (8.33%) PHP
4 4 (8.33%) Python
4 4 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (91.67%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 38 (79.17%) Oracle
2 3 (6.25%) Google
3 2 (4.17%) HP
3 2 (4.17%) IBM