The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swing (Java)
Rank - 41 36
Permanent jobs citing Swing 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 0.54% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.98% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £12,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -64.28%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
Swing
UK

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 Northern Ireland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
43 102 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 40.19% 55.43% 32.38%
Number of salaries quoted 24 69 39
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Swing Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Swing
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Swing Salary Trend in Northern Ireland