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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swing (Java)
Rank 135 - 139
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Swing 11 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.44% - 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.74% - 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 3
Average salary £46,450 - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +8.97%
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
632 618 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 25.48% 25.46% 30.69%
Number of salaries quoted 553 551 589
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £57,500
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 21 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 20 (100.00%) Java
1 20 (100.00%) Perl
1 20 (100.00%) SQL
1 20 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 20 (100.00%) Struts
1 20 (100.00%) UNIX
1 20 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (100.00%) TDD
1 20 (100.00%) Subversion
1 20 (100.00%) Maven
1 20 (100.00%) SWT
1 20 (100.00%) Degree
1 20 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 20 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 20 (100.00%) Test Planning
2 19 (95.00%) Validation
3 17 (85.00%) Test Automation
4 14 (70.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (30.00%) Finance
6 1 (5.00%) BDD

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Development Applications
1 20 (100.00%) Subversion
1 20 (100.00%) Maven
1 20 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Test Engineer
1 17 (85.00%) Automation Engineer
1 17 (85.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 12 (60.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) Struts
1 20 (100.00%) SWT
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (100.00%) TDD
1 20 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 20 (100.00%) Test Planning
2 19 (95.00%) Validation
3 17 (85.00%) Test Automation
4 14 (70.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
1 20 (100.00%) Perl
1 20 (100.00%) SQL
1 20 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 20 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Degree