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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swing (Java)
Rank 160 163 157
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Swing 5 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.15% 0.11% 0.099%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% 0.29% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £48,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +8.82%
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
1183 1382 1111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 35.77% 37.56% 36.65%
Number of salaries quoted 724 907 768
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 August 2015. 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
Edinburgh -3 5 - -
Swing
UK

Swing
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) OO
3 6 (54.55%) JMS
3 6 (54.55%) OOD
3 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) Technical Analysis
3 6 (54.55%) Spring
3 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 6 (54.55%) Hibernate
4 5 (45.45%) Grid Computing
4 5 (45.45%) J2EE
4 5 (45.45%) Web Services
4 5 (45.45%) Degree
5 4 (36.36%) Servlets
5 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
5 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
6 3 (27.27%) GlassFish
7 1 (9.09%) Coaching
7 1 (9.09%) Java EE
7 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
7 1 (9.09%) JBoss
7 1 (9.09%) Apache
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
7 1 (9.09%) Ant

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 3 (27.27%) GlassFish
2 1 (9.09%) JBoss
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
1 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Ant
1 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) Java Developer
3 7 (63.64%) Graduate
3 7 (63.64%) Graduate Developer
3 7 (63.64%) Graduate Java Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Junior
4 3 (27.27%) Junior Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) JMS
1 6 (54.55%) Hibernate
1 6 (54.55%) Spring
2 5 (45.45%) J2EE
2 5 (45.45%) Web Services
3 4 (36.36%) Servlets
4 1 (9.09%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) OO
1 6 (54.55%) OOD
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
1 6 (54.55%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree