The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swing (Java)
Rank 243 256 238
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -18
Permanent jobs citing Swing 11 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.014% 0.044%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% 0.031% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 3
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +8.82%
Swing
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2648 3247 3279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.38% 44.24% 47.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2277 2743 2935
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Swing Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Swing
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Swing Salary Trend in the North West

Swing
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Swing across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Swing Salary Histogram in the North West

Swing
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Swing within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +6 6 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Merseyside - 5 - - 1
Swing
England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 15 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 13 (86.67%) Oracle
2 13 (86.67%) Spring
3 12 (80.00%) JDBC
4 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (60.00%) Relational Database
6 7 (46.67%) SDLC
7 6 (40.00%) Java EE
7 6 (40.00%) Degree
7 6 (40.00%) Hibernate
7 6 (40.00%) Scrum
7 6 (40.00%) HTML
7 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (40.00%) Web Services
7 6 (40.00%) OO
8 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
8 5 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (33.33%) MVC
8 5 (33.33%) CSS
8 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 5 (33.33%) Finance
8 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
8 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (33.33%) Multithreading
8 5 (33.33%) Data Mapping
8 5 (33.33%) JPA
8 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 5 (33.33%) RESTful
8 5 (33.33%) Open Source

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 1 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 5 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) NetBeans
2 1 (6.67%) Maven
2 1 (6.67%) Ant
2 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.67%) IntelliJ
2 1 (6.67%) ProC
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 13 (86.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) Spring
2 12 (80.00%) JDBC
3 6 (40.00%) Web Services
3 6 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (40.00%) HTML
3 6 (40.00%) Java EE
4 5 (33.33%) JPA
4 5 (33.33%) RESTful
4 5 (33.33%) HTML5
4 5 (33.33%) Java SE
4 5 (33.33%) CSS
5 4 (26.67%) J2EE
6 1 (6.67%) .NET
6 1 (6.67%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) SDLC
3 6 (40.00%) OO
3 6 (40.00%) Scrum
4 5 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (33.33%) MVC
4 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 5 (33.33%) Data Mapping
4 5 (33.33%) Open Source
4 5 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 4 (26.67%) Web Application Development
6 2 (13.33%) V-Model
6 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Project Management
7 1 (6.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (20.00%) C
5 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Oracle
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