The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank - 135 133
Permanent jobs citing Swing 0 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.19% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.60% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 9
Average salary - £70,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.89% -15.55%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
630 663 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 25.24% 31.05% 40.83%
Number of salaries quoted 570 571 877
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Swing
Berkshire

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 15 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Java SE
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Java SE
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA