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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Swing (Java)
Rank 80 100 101
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +1
Permanent jobs citing Swing 18 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.79% 0.30% 0.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.00% 0.87% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 10
Median salary £62,500 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% +2.85%
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
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
450 460 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 44.78% 34.59% 36.76%
Number of salaries quoted 375 389 427
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 £26,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 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 5 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 +16 16 £62,500 +38.88%
Swing
East of England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 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 56 (100.00%) Java
2 48 (85.71%) Degree
2 48 (85.71%) Computer Science
3 45 (80.36%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (78.57%) JBoss
5 43 (76.79%) OO
6 42 (75.00%) Oracle
7 39 (69.64%) E-Commerce
8 38 (67.86%) SQL Server
9 36 (64.29%) J2EE
10 35 (62.50%) OOP
11 34 (60.71%) CSS
11 34 (60.71%) JavaScript
11 34 (60.71%) HTML
11 34 (60.71%) Software Engineering
11 34 (60.71%) Ajax
11 34 (60.71%) Relational Database
12 29 (51.79%) PL/SQL
13 28 (50.00%) Oracle Database
14 25 (44.64%) WebLogic
14 25 (44.64%) WebSphere
15 24 (42.86%) Open Source
16 22 (39.29%) RDBMS
17 16 (28.57%) Java EE
18 14 (25.00%) Hibernate
18 14 (25.00%) Spring
19 13 (23.21%) Maven
19 13 (23.21%) JUnit
20 10 (17.86%) MySQL
21 8 (14.29%) Web Services

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 44 (78.57%) JBoss
2 25 (44.64%) WebLogic
2 25 (44.64%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.36%) Apache
4 2 (3.57%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (67.86%) SQL Server
2 34 (60.71%) Relational Database
3 28 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 22 (39.29%) RDBMS
5 10 (17.86%) MySQL
6 3 (5.36%) Big Data
6 3 (5.36%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (23.21%) JUnit
1 13 (23.21%) Maven
2 8 (14.29%) TeamCity
3 5 (8.93%) Ant
3 5 (8.93%) Cucumber
3 5 (8.93%) NUnit
3 5 (8.93%) Selenium
3 5 (8.93%) SoapUI
4 4 (7.14%) Cactus
4 4 (7.14%) DbUnit
4 4 (7.14%) HP UFT
4 4 (7.14%) JIRA
4 4 (7.14%) JIRA Agile
4 4 (7.14%) JMeter
4 4 (7.14%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (1.79%) ArgoUML
5 1 (1.79%) JProfiler
5 1 (1.79%) Redmine
5 1 (1.79%) The Grinder
5 1 (1.79%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (14.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 51 (91.07%) Developer
2 49 (87.50%) Java Developer
3 26 (46.43%) Java Programmer
3 26 (46.43%) Programmer
4 25 (44.64%) Senior Developer
4 25 (44.64%) Senior Java Developer
5 23 (41.07%) Agile Developer
5 23 (41.07%) Agile Java Developer
5 23 (41.07%) J2EE Developer
5 23 (41.07%) J2EE Programmer
5 23 (41.07%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 23 (41.07%) Oracle Developer
5 23 (41.07%) Senior Agile Developer
5 23 (41.07%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 23 (41.07%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 23 (41.07%) Senior Java Programmer
5 23 (41.07%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 23 (41.07%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 23 (41.07%) Senior Programmer
6 5 (8.93%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (64.29%) J2EE
2 34 (60.71%) Ajax
2 34 (60.71%) CSS
2 34 (60.71%) HTML
3 16 (28.57%) Java EE
4 14 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 14 (25.00%) Spring
5 8 (14.29%) Apache Flex
5 8 (14.29%) GWT
5 8 (14.29%) JMS
5 8 (14.29%) Web Services
6 3 (5.36%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 48 (85.71%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (80.36%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (76.79%) OO
3 39 (69.64%) E-Commerce
4 35 (62.50%) OOP
5 34 (60.71%) Software Engineering
6 24 (42.86%) Open Source
7 8 (14.29%) Analytics
7 8 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (14.29%) Loose Coupling
7 8 (14.29%) Project Management
7 8 (14.29%) SOA
7 8 (14.29%) TDD
7 8 (14.29%) UML
8 5 (8.93%) Data Analytics
9 4 (7.14%) Use Case
10 3 (5.36%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (60.71%) JavaScript
3 29 (51.79%) PL/SQL
4 7 (12.50%) SQL
5 5 (8.93%) Perl
5 5 (8.93%) PHP
5 5 (8.93%) Python
6 4 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 48 (85.71%) Degree
2 8 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 8 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) QA
Vendors
1 42 (75.00%) Oracle
2 8 (14.29%) Google
3 4 (7.14%) HP
3 4 (7.14%) IBM