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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 136 116 152
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +36
Permanent jobs citing Swing 8 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.34% 0.86% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.02% 2.07% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 12
Average salary £31,250 £23,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.86% -2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £22,500 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
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
787 823 1183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 33.88% 41.57% 39.46%
Number of salaries quoted 677 728 988
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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
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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
Bishop's Stortford +1 3 £30,000 +33.33%
Hertford - 2 £55,000 -
Swing
East of England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 20 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (80.00%) Oracle
3 14 (70.00%) SQL
4 13 (65.00%) J2EE
4 13 (65.00%) MySQL
4 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
4 13 (65.00%) JSP
5 12 (60.00%) WebLogic
5 12 (60.00%) JBoss
5 12 (60.00%) Tomcat
5 12 (60.00%) WebSphere
6 10 (50.00%) Computer Science
6 10 (50.00%) CRM
6 10 (50.00%) ERP
6 10 (50.00%) JDBC
6 10 (50.00%) Struts
7 9 (45.00%) Servlets
7 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
7 9 (45.00%) Web Development
8 7 (35.00%) Multithreading
8 7 (35.00%) Castor
8 7 (35.00%) Android
8 7 (35.00%) JiBX
8 7 (35.00%) Apple iOS
8 7 (35.00%) Mobile App
8 7 (35.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 7 (35.00%) Android Development
8 7 (35.00%) iOS Development
8 7 (35.00%) Spring
8 7 (35.00%) XMLBeans

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 12 (60.00%) WebLogic
1 12 (60.00%) Tomcat
1 12 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) MySQL
1 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Eclipse
2 6 (30.00%) Subversion
2 6 (30.00%) Maven
2 6 (30.00%) Ant
General
1 4 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
1 20 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Java Swing Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Web Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Java Web Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Junior
4 3 (15.00%) Web Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Junior Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Java Web Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) J2EE
1 13 (65.00%) JSP
2 10 (50.00%) JDBC
2 10 (50.00%) Struts
3 9 (45.00%) Servlets
4 7 (35.00%) Web Services
4 7 (35.00%) XML
4 7 (35.00%) JAXB
4 7 (35.00%) Hibernate
4 7 (35.00%) Spring
4 7 (35.00%) XMLBeans
4 7 (35.00%) Castor
4 7 (35.00%) JiBX
5 6 (30.00%) XSLT
5 6 (30.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (35.00%) Mobile App
3 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (15.00%) Algorithms
5 2 (10.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (10.00%) Informatics
6 1 (5.00%) Chemistry
6 1 (5.00%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Android
1 7 (35.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) CRM
1 10 (50.00%) ERP
2 9 (45.00%) Web Development
3 7 (35.00%) MVC
3 7 (35.00%) Workflow
3 7 (35.00%) Multithreading
3 7 (35.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 7 (35.00%) Android Development
3 7 (35.00%) iOS Development
4 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (30.00%) SOA
5 2 (10.00%) Data Management
5 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (70.00%) SQL
3 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (35.00%) Perl
4 7 (35.00%) PHP
4 7 (35.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Oracle
2 12 (60.00%) JBoss