The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swing (Java)
Rank - 101 78
Permanent jobs citing Swing 0 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.72% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.52% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 10
Average salary - £41,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -36.92%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,250 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+24.22% +5.92%
Swing
South East

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 Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
450 591 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 46.01% 47.28% 31.13%
Number of salaries quoted 410 467 308
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Swing Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Swing
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Swing Salary Trend in Kent