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 29 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 Kent region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank - - 69
Permanent jobs citing Swing 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - - 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
451 467 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 40.30% 44.48% 42.87%
Number of salaries quoted 407 399 324
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) jMock
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) EasyMock
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) XSD
2 4 (80.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (80.00%) IntelliJ
2 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Ant
2 4 (80.00%) JUnit
2 4 (80.00%) UML
2 4 (80.00%) OOP
2 4 (80.00%) JBoss
2 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (80.00%) DSDM
3 3 (60.00%) J2SE
3 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (60.00%) Business Objects
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Linux

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Ant
1 4 (80.00%) JUnit
1 4 (80.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (80.00%) IntelliJ
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) jMock
1 4 (80.00%) EasyMock
2 3 (60.00%) Hudson
2 3 (60.00%) CruiseControl
3 1 (20.00%) JDeveloper
General
1 3 (60.00%) Back Office
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Swing Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) XML
1 4 (80.00%) XSD
1 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) XMLBeans
2 3 (60.00%) J2SE
3 1 (20.00%) Java RMI
3 1 (20.00%) JavaBeans
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) EJB
3 1 (20.00%) JDBC
3 1 (20.00%) JSP
3 1 (20.00%) Servlets
3 1 (20.00%) JSTL
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) UML
1 4 (80.00%) OOP
1 4 (80.00%) DSDM
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Sun Certification
2 1 (20.00%) OCPJP
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) JBoss
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (20.00%) Guidewire