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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Swing (Java)
Rank 244 251 261
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Permanent jobs citing Swing 6 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.096% 0.21% 0.027%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.52% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 2
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
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
2661 2686 3185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 42.48% 39.69% 43.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2289 2323 2720
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,230
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Swing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Swing within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 4 £52,500 -
Manchester -11 2 £47,500 +35.71%
Swing
England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing Swing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Swing.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) J2EE
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) JDBC
3 6 (66.67%) JSF
3 6 (66.67%) Java EE
4 5 (55.56%) Degree
4 5 (55.56%) JasperReports
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
4 5 (55.56%) XML
4 5 (55.56%) JBoss
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle
5 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
5 4 (44.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (44.44%) Subversion
6 3 (33.33%) QMS
6 3 (33.33%) Advertising
6 3 (33.33%) Quality Management
7 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
7 2 (22.22%) HTML
7 2 (22.22%) CSS
7 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 2 (22.22%) Fintech
7 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (22.22%) Spring
8 1 (11.11%) Maven

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) JasperReports
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (44.44%) Subversion
3 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 1 (11.11%) Gradle
3 1 (11.11%) JUnit
3 1 (11.11%) Maven
3 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
3 1 (11.11%) TestNG
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Development Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Development Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Swing Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) J2EE
2 6 (66.67%) Java EE
2 6 (66.67%) JDBC
2 6 (66.67%) JSF
3 5 (55.56%) XML
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) Spring
5 1 (11.11%) .NET
5 1 (11.11%) EJB
5 1 (11.11%) JavaFX
5 1 (11.11%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Fintech
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) iPad
2 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 1 (11.11%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) QMS
1 3 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Android Development
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) OOD
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Control-M
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle