The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank - - 56
Permanent jobs citing Swing 0 0 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 3.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 20
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Swing
North West

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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
238 330 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 42.20% 53.05% 54.44%
Number of salaries quoted 199 304 289
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Swing Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Swing
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Swing Salary Trend in Merseyside