The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swing (Java)
Rank 135 - 136
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Swing 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.092% - 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% - 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £60,000 - £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Swing
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
659 604 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.27% 23.92% 30.98%
Number of salaries quoted 540 528 627
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Swing Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Swing
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Swing Salary Trend in Reading

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Struts
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) Maven
3 2 (50.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) SWT
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Selenium
3 2 (50.00%) Validation
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) AWT
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) JSP
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) J2EE
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) Windows

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) jMock
3 1 (25.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (25.00%) IntelliJ
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Struts
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) AWT
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) JSP
2 2 (50.00%) SWT
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft