The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 Kent region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 104 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -
Permanent jobs citing Swing 9 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.70% 1.07% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.55% 3.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 0
Average salary £41,000 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.92% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £38,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.57% -15.55%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
579 403 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 45.23% 33.14% 43.45%
Number of salaries quoted 465 346 317
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Swing
South East

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

Swing
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Swing within the Kent region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Folkestone - 4 £35,000 -
Swing
South East

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) Web Services
1 11 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 11 (100.00%) Spring
2 10 (90.91%) jMock
2 10 (90.91%) Unit Testing
2 10 (90.91%) EasyMock
2 10 (90.91%) Scrum
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Subversion
2 10 (90.91%) Ant
2 10 (90.91%) JUnit
2 10 (90.91%) XML
2 10 (90.91%) XSD
2 10 (90.91%) PL/SQL
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) UML
2 10 (90.91%) OOP
2 10 (90.91%) JBoss
2 10 (90.91%) Tomcat
2 10 (90.91%) DSDM
2 10 (90.91%) Eclipse
2 10 (90.91%) IntelliJ
3 7 (63.64%) Oracle
4 6 (54.55%) UNIX
4 6 (54.55%) Windows
4 6 (54.55%) Linux
4 6 (54.55%) RDBMS
4 6 (54.55%) Business Objects
4 6 (54.55%) Data Warehouse

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 10 (90.91%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) RDBMS
1 6 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) jMock
1 10 (90.91%) EasyMock
1 10 (90.91%) Subversion
1 10 (90.91%) Ant
1 10 (90.91%) JUnit
1 10 (90.91%) Eclipse
1 10 (90.91%) IntelliJ
2 6 (54.55%) CruiseControl
2 6 (54.55%) Hudson
General
1 4 (36.36%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (90.91%) Java Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Java Swing Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) Web Services
1 11 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 11 (100.00%) Spring
2 10 (90.91%) XML
2 10 (90.91%) XSD
3 6 (54.55%) XMLBeans
4 5 (45.45%) J2SE
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) UNIX
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Unit Testing
1 10 (90.91%) Scrum
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (90.91%) UML
1 10 (90.91%) OOP
1 10 (90.91%) DSDM
2 6 (54.55%) Data Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (90.91%) PL/SQL
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) JBoss
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle
3 6 (54.55%) Business Objects
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