The first table below looks at the demand for Swing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 28 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 167 158 149
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Permanent jobs citing Swing 3 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.081% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.33% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £39,000 £52,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £51,000 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1473 1230 1184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.70% 37.72% 37.22%
Number of salaries quoted 981 834 852
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Swing
UK

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Swing Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Swing
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Swing Salary Trend in Scotland

Swing
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Swing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 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
Glasgow - 2 £40,000 -
Edinburgh -12 1 £47,500 +5.55%
Swing
UK

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 10 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Hibernate
2 9 (90.00%) Spring
3 8 (80.00%) JBoss
3 8 (80.00%) Perl
4 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 7 (70.00%) Oracle
4 7 (70.00%) JMS
4 7 (70.00%) OO
4 7 (70.00%) Windows
5 6 (60.00%) Solaris
5 6 (60.00%) OOD
5 6 (60.00%) XML
5 6 (60.00%) UNIX
5 6 (60.00%) J2EE
5 6 (60.00%) Finance
5 6 (60.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (60.00%) MOM
5 6 (60.00%) Shell Script
5 6 (60.00%) TIBCO
5 6 (60.00%) WebSphere
5 6 (60.00%) TIBCO EMS
5 6 (60.00%) Mule
6 5 (50.00%) Equities
7 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (30.00%) Investment Banking
8 3 (30.00%) Banking
8 3 (30.00%) Legal
8 3 (30.00%) Advertising

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 6 (60.00%) WebSphere
1 6 (60.00%) TIBCO EMS
1 6 (60.00%) Mule
2 2 (20.00%) Drupal
2 2 (20.00%) GemFire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Pentaho
1 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Legal
2 3 (30.00%) Advertising
2 3 (30.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) Java Analyst Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Analyst Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) Hibernate
1 9 (90.00%) Spring
2 7 (70.00%) JMS
3 6 (60.00%) XML
3 6 (60.00%) J2EE
3 6 (60.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (10.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Equities
2 2 (20.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) Solaris
3 6 (60.00%) UNIX
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) OO
2 6 (60.00%) OOD
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) Perl
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (20.00%) AWK
5 2 (20.00%) Jython
5 2 (20.00%) PHP
5 2 (20.00%) Python
5 2 (20.00%) Ruby
5 2 (20.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) JBoss
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle
3 6 (60.00%) TIBCO
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat