The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 396 361 397
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +36
Permanent jobs citing Swing 50 71 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.32% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.66% 0.84% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 39 63 46
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £39,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Swing
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7558 8477 8712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 34.25% 38.46% 39.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6515 7374 7845
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Swing Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Swing
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Swing Salary Trend in the South East

Swing
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Swing across the South East region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Swing Salary Histogram in the South East

Swing
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Swing within the South East region over the 3 months to 21 November 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
Surrey +19 32 £50,000 - 1
Berkshire +13 13 £60,000 +33.33%
Hampshire -24 3 £45,000 -21.73%
Oxfordshire +13 2 £42,500 +30.76% 6
Swing
England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 96 (100.00%) Java
2 59 (61.46%) SQL
3 58 (60.42%) JDBC
4 51 (53.13%) Spring
5 48 (50.00%) Oracle
6 40 (41.67%) J2EE
6 40 (41.67%) PL/SQL
7 34 (35.42%) Degree
8 30 (31.25%) Eclipse
9 29 (30.21%) XML
10 26 (27.08%) OO
11 25 (26.04%) WebLogic
11 25 (26.04%) Relational Database
12 23 (23.96%) JSP
13 22 (22.92%) CSS
13 22 (22.92%) C
13 22 (22.92%) J2SE
13 22 (22.92%) GWT
14 21 (21.88%) OOA/OOD
14 21 (21.88%) UML
15 20 (20.83%) Tomcat
15 20 (20.83%) Finance
15 20 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
16 19 (19.79%) Scrum
16 19 (19.79%) TDD
17 18 (18.75%) HTTP
17 18 (18.75%) JBoss
17 18 (18.75%) Servlets
18 17 (17.71%) Telecoms
18 17 (17.71%) Computer Science

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 25 (26.04%) WebLogic
2 20 (20.83%) Tomcat
3 18 (18.75%) JBoss
4 9 (9.38%) WebSphere
5 4 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (3.13%) Jetty
6 3 (3.13%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (2.08%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.75%) HTTP
2 1 (1.04%) MPLS
2 1 (1.04%) SDH
2 1 (1.04%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (26.04%) Relational Database
2 13 (13.54%) Hadoop
3 12 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 10 (10.42%) Apache Accumulo
5 8 (8.33%) Big Data
6 6 (6.25%) MySQL
7 4 (4.17%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 30 (31.25%) Eclipse
2 14 (14.58%) Maven
3 9 (9.38%) ProC
3 9 (9.38%) Ant
4 8 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 8 (8.33%) Hudson
5 6 (6.25%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.13%) Apache Ivy
6 3 (3.13%) Checkstyle
6 3 (3.13%) TeamCity
6 3 (3.13%) JUnit
7 1 (1.04%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.04%) Bitbucket
General
1 20 (20.83%) Finance
2 17 (17.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 84 (87.50%) Developer
2 76 (79.17%) Java Developer
3 17 (17.71%) Programmer
4 15 (15.63%) Java Programmer
5 11 (11.46%) Java Swing Developer
6 10 (10.42%) Developer Analyst
6 10 (10.42%) Analyst
7 9 (9.38%) Senior Developer
7 9 (9.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 8 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (8.33%) Technical Leader
8 8 (8.33%) Software Engineer
9 7 (7.29%) Systems Developer
10 6 (6.25%) Lead Developer
10 6 (6.25%) Software Developer
10 6 (6.25%) Lead Java Developer
11 5 (5.21%) Java Web Developer
11 5 (5.21%) Java Analyst Programmer
11 5 (5.21%) Software Programmer
11 5 (5.21%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (60.42%) JDBC
2 51 (53.13%) Spring
3 40 (41.67%) J2EE
4 29 (30.21%) XML
5 23 (23.96%) JSP
6 22 (22.92%) CSS
6 22 (22.92%) J2SE
6 22 (22.92%) GWT
7 18 (18.75%) Servlets
8 16 (16.67%) JAX-WS
8 16 (16.67%) JavaFX
8 16 (16.67%) Velocity
9 13 (13.54%) Java EE
9 13 (13.54%) Web Services
10 12 (12.50%) Hibernate
10 12 (12.50%) JMS
10 12 (12.50%) EJB
11 11 (11.46%) WSDL
11 11 (11.46%) SOAP
11 11 (11.46%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (17.71%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (17.71%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.21%) iPhone
3 5 (5.21%) iPad
3 5 (5.21%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.08%) Open Source
5 1 (1.04%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.21%) Android
2 4 (4.17%) Linux
3 3 (3.13%) UNIX
4 1 (1.04%) Windows
4 1 (1.04%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.08%) OO
2 21 (21.88%) UML
2 21 (21.88%) OOA/OOD
3 19 (19.79%) Scrum
3 19 (19.79%) TDD
4 14 (14.58%) Software Engineering
5 12 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (11.46%) Integration Testing
6 11 (11.46%) Change Management
7 10 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (9.38%) E-Commerce
9 7 (7.29%) Web Development
9 7 (7.29%) Cyber Security
10 6 (6.25%) Mentoring
10 6 (6.25%) Software Testing
11 5 (5.21%) MVC
12 4 (4.17%) Project Management
12 4 (4.17%) Multithreading
12 4 (4.17%) V-Model
12 4 (4.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 96 (100.00%) Java
2 59 (61.46%) SQL
3 40 (41.67%) PL/SQL
4 22 (22.92%) C
5 11 (11.46%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.13%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 34 (35.42%) Degree
2 1 (1.04%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 4 (4.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 4 (4.17%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 4 (4.17%) Puppet
1 4 (4.17%) Ambari
Vendors
1 48 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.04%) Cramer
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