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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swing (Java)
Rank - - 54
Permanent jobs citing Swing 0 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 1.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Average salary - - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +5.26%
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
207 393 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 42.51% 61.99% 52.33%
Number of salaries quoted 168 348 239
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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