The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 182 157 145
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -12
Permanent jobs citing Swing 3 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.079% 0.35% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 0.87% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 15
Average salary £42,500 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Swing
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1130 1145 1155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 29.84% 39.84% 42.18%
Number of salaries quoted 862 972 1001
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Swing Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Swing
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Swing Salary Trend in Leeds

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) JDBC
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) EJB
1 3 (100.00%) JMS
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) JSF
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Java SE
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) GlassFish
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Servlets
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) Ant
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Struts
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) OO

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
1 2 (66.67%) GlassFish
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) IntelliJ
3 1 (33.33%) Ant
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) EJB
1 3 (100.00%) JDBC
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) JSF
2 2 (66.67%) Java SE
2 2 (66.67%) Servlets
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Struts
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) JSTL
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree