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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swing (Java)
Rank 92 99 83
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Permanent jobs citing Swing 1 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.10% 0.086% 0.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.20% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 9
Average salary £35,000 £65,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.15% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +19.20%
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
450 511 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 45.64% 44.17% 35.10%
Number of salaries quoted 399 459 354
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
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

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) DSDM
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Spring

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) jMock
1 1 (100.00%) EasyMock
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) DSDM
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects