The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swing (Java)
Rank 133 116 162
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +46
Permanent jobs citing Swing 10 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.48% 0.78% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.24% 2.04% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 4
Average salary £50,000 £25,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -54.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £23,950 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £58,500
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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
807 735 1052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 38.99% 38.44% 37.56%
Number of salaries quoted 624 612 896
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Swing Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Swing
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Swing Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Swing
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Swing across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Swing Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Swing
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Swing within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
Borehamwood +5 6 £50,000 +11.11%
Hertford - 2 £55,000 -
Bishop's Stortford +17 1 £23,500 -6.00%
Swing
East of England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 19 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (68.42%) MVC
2 13 (68.42%) SQL
3 12 (63.16%) J2EE
3 12 (63.16%) Oracle
3 12 (63.16%) Hibernate
3 12 (63.16%) JBoss
3 12 (63.16%) Tomcat
4 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
5 7 (36.84%) JDBC
5 7 (36.84%) JSP
5 7 (36.84%) Web Services
5 7 (36.84%) Degree
5 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
6 6 (31.58%) Multithreading
6 6 (31.58%) Castor
6 6 (31.58%) JiBX
6 6 (31.58%) JSON
6 6 (31.58%) XMLBeans
6 6 (31.58%) Ajax
6 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
6 6 (31.58%) Subversion
6 6 (31.58%) Spring
6 6 (31.58%) XML
6 6 (31.58%) XSLT
6 6 (31.58%) Struts
6 6 (31.58%) WebLogic
6 6 (31.58%) CSS
6 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
6 6 (31.58%) Perl

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 12 (63.16%) JBoss
1 12 (63.16%) Tomcat
2 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
2 6 (31.58%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Eclipse
1 6 (31.58%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (94.74%) Java Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Junior Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Junior
4 4 (21.05%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Swing Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) J2EE
1 12 (63.16%) Hibernate
2 7 (36.84%) JDBC
2 7 (36.84%) JSP
2 7 (36.84%) Web Services
3 6 (31.58%) XML
3 6 (31.58%) XSLT
3 6 (31.58%) XHTML
3 6 (31.58%) JAXB
3 6 (31.58%) Struts
3 6 (31.58%) CSS
3 6 (31.58%) Spring
3 6 (31.58%) HTML
3 6 (31.58%) XMLBeans
3 6 (31.58%) Ajax
3 6 (31.58%) JSON
3 6 (31.58%) Castor
3 6 (31.58%) JiBX
4 1 (5.26%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.79%) Algorithms
3 2 (10.53%) Informatics
4 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) MVC
2 6 (31.58%) OO
2 6 (31.58%) CRM
2 6 (31.58%) ERP
2 6 (31.58%) Multithreading
3 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (68.42%) SQL
3 6 (31.58%) Python
3 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 6 (31.58%) Perl
3 6 (31.58%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft