The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank - 95 79
Permanent jobs citing Swing 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.18% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.43% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Swing
Scotland

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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
635 462 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 48.47% 42.11% 44.00%
Number of salaries quoted 372 310 282
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,250 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 Glasgow

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

Swing Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Swing
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Swing Salary Trend in Glasgow

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) AWK
2 2 (50.00%) Jython
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) JMS
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (50.00%) MOM
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Mule
2 2 (50.00%) Groovy
2 2 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (50.00%) TIBCO EMS
1 2 (50.00%) Drupal
1 2 (50.00%) Mule
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Pentaho
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Analyst Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) JMS
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) OOD
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) AWK
2 2 (50.00%) Jython
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) Groovy
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle