The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Swing (Java)
Rank 158 161 168
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Swing 4 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.032% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.085% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1093 1178 1388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.81% 37.95% 41.49%
Number of salaries quoted 712 819 900
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) JMS
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
2 6 (85.71%) Grid Computing
3 4 (57.14%) Data Structures
3 4 (57.14%) Algorithms
4 3 (42.86%) OOD

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Java Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Java Software Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Graduate
3 2 (28.57%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Graduate Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 7 (100.00%) JMS
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Grid Computing
2 4 (57.14%) Algorithms
2 4 (57.14%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree