The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 136 110 138
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +28
Permanent jobs citing Swing 12 27 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.48% 1.27% 0.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.39% 3.15% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 11 27 14
Average salary £37,500 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,500 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
863 857 1074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 34.80% 40.44% 40.32%
Number of salaries quoted 727 712 875
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Swing
East of England

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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
Hertford +5 6 £47,500 -20.83%
Bishop's Stortford -6 1 £30,000 +33.33%
Swing
East of England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 30 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (86.67%) SQL
3 20 (66.67%) Oracle
4 17 (56.67%) J2EE
4 17 (56.67%) Web Services
4 17 (56.67%) Computer Science
5 16 (53.33%) Struts
5 16 (53.33%) MySQL
5 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
6 15 (50.00%) JSP
6 15 (50.00%) JBoss
7 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
7 14 (46.67%) Multithreading
7 14 (46.67%) Degree
8 13 (43.33%) JDBC
8 13 (43.33%) XML
8 13 (43.33%) Spring
8 13 (43.33%) MVC
8 13 (43.33%) Eclipse
9 12 (40.00%) Subversion
9 12 (40.00%) XSLT
9 12 (40.00%) Web Development
10 11 (36.67%) WebSphere
10 11 (36.67%) Tomcat
10 11 (36.67%) Servlets
10 11 (36.67%) WebLogic
11 10 (33.33%) Hibernate
12 9 (30.00%) Retail
12 9 (30.00%) Workflow
12 9 (30.00%) Perl

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 11 (36.67%) WebSphere
1 11 (36.67%) Tomcat
1 11 (36.67%) WebLogic
2 8 (26.67%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (53.33%) MySQL
2 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.33%) Impala
5 1 (3.33%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.33%) HBase
5 1 (3.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (43.33%) Eclipse
2 12 (40.00%) Subversion
3 8 (26.67%) Maven
3 8 (26.67%) Ant
4 4 (13.33%) JUnit
5 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.33%) Mercurial
General
1 9 (30.00%) Retail
2 5 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (6.67%) Finance
4 1 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Developer
2 24 (80.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Senior Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Junior Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Junior Java Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Junior
5 4 (13.33%) Java Programmer
5 4 (13.33%) Java Analyst Programmer
5 4 (13.33%) Analyst Programmer
5 4 (13.33%) Programmer
5 4 (13.33%) Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Web Developer
5 4 (13.33%) J2EE Analyst Programmer
6 3 (10.00%) Web Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Java Web Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Java Swing Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) J2EE
1 17 (56.67%) Web Services
2 16 (53.33%) Struts
3 15 (50.00%) JSP
4 13 (43.33%) JDBC
4 13 (43.33%) XML
4 13 (43.33%) Spring
5 12 (40.00%) XSLT
6 11 (36.67%) Servlets
7 10 (33.33%) Hibernate
8 8 (26.67%) XML Schema
9 6 (20.00%) JAXB
9 6 (20.00%) XMLBeans
9 6 (20.00%) Castor
9 6 (20.00%) JiBX
10 5 (16.67%) JSON
10 5 (16.67%) CSS
10 5 (16.67%) HTML
11 4 (13.33%) XHTML
11 4 (13.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (56.67%) Computer Science
2 9 (30.00%) Mobile App
3 8 (26.67%) Visualisation
4 4 (13.33%) Mathematics
5 3 (10.00%) Informatics
6 1 (3.33%) Chemistry
6 1 (3.33%) Biotechnology
6 1 (3.33%) Statistics
6 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Android
1 9 (30.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Multithreading
2 13 (43.33%) MVC
3 12 (40.00%) Web Development
4 9 (30.00%) Workflow
4 9 (30.00%) CRM
4 9 (30.00%) ERP
4 9 (30.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 9 (30.00%) Android Development
4 9 (30.00%) iOS Development
5 8 (26.67%) Unit Testing
5 8 (26.67%) SOA
6 5 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 5 (16.67%) OO
7 4 (13.33%) UML
7 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
8 3 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
9 2 (6.67%) Data Management
9 2 (6.67%) Web Application Development
10 1 (3.33%) Software Testing
10 1 (3.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (86.67%) SQL
3 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 9 (30.00%) Perl
4 9 (30.00%) PHP
4 9 (30.00%) Python
5 1 (3.33%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Oracle
2 15 (50.00%) JBoss
3 1 (3.33%) Google