The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 238 245 246
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Swing 4 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.057% 0.027% 0.094%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.057% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 7
Average salary £25,000 £65,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-61.53% +160.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3061 3502 3541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.99% 47.85% 47.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2569 3127 3255
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Swing
England

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
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 22 July 2014. 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 - 4 £25,000 - 3
Swing
England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) J2EE
2 13 (92.86%) Hibernate
2 13 (92.86%) Spring
3 10 (71.43%) Degree
3 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 10 (71.43%) SQL
3 10 (71.43%) HTML
4 9 (64.29%) C#
4 9 (64.29%) .NET
4 9 (64.29%) CSS
4 9 (64.29%) Eclipse
4 9 (64.29%) UNIX
4 9 (64.29%) Windows
4 9 (64.29%) Linux
4 9 (64.29%) Mathematics
4 9 (64.29%) Computer Science
4 9 (64.29%) Mobile App
4 9 (64.29%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (28.57%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) UML
5 4 (28.57%) JUnit
6 3 (21.43%) SOAP
6 3 (21.43%) OO
6 3 (21.43%) JBoss
6 3 (21.43%) Web Services
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) SOA
6 3 (21.43%) TDD
6 3 (21.43%) Automotive

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 (7.14%) WebSphere
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Eclipse
2 4 (28.57%) JUnit
3 3 (21.43%) Maven
3 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
3 3 (21.43%) Selenium
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Applications Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Graduate
3 3 (21.43%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) J2EE
2 13 (92.86%) Hibernate
2 13 (92.86%) Spring
3 10 (71.43%) HTML
4 9 (64.29%) .NET
4 9 (64.29%) CSS
5 3 (21.43%) SOAP
5 3 (21.43%) Web Services
5 3 (21.43%) GWT
6 2 (14.29%) Java EE
7 1 (7.14%) JPA
7 1 (7.14%) Java SE
7 1 (7.14%) Apache Flex
7 1 (7.14%) Java RMI
7 1 (7.14%) Struts
7 1 (7.14%) JDBC
7 1 (7.14%) JSP
7 1 (7.14%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Mathematics
1 9 (64.29%) Computer Science
1 9 (64.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) UNIX
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Mobile Application Development
2 4 (28.57%) UML
3 3 (21.43%) OO
3 3 (21.43%) SOA
3 3 (21.43%) TDD
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) V-Model
4 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
3 9 (64.29%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.14%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) JBoss
1 3 (21.43%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + pension & healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
PortSwigger
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits and pension
Posted: 21 days ago