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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swing (Java)
Rank 387 344 399
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +55
Permanent jobs citing Swing 43 66 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.33% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.57% 0.82% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 34 52 47
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
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
7538 8001 8952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.89% 39.54% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6631 6690 8266
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 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
Surrey -14 23 £60,000 +41.17% 2
Berkshire -12 9 - - 2
Hampshire -31 5 £47,500 -17.39%
Middlesex - 4 £52,500 - 2
Oxfordshire 0 2 £42,500 +30.76%
Swing
England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 95 (100.00%) Java
2 52 (54.74%) SQL
3 50 (52.63%) J2EE
4 49 (51.58%) Spring
5 46 (48.42%) Degree
6 43 (45.26%) JDBC
7 38 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (36.84%) Maven
8 35 (36.84%) JSP
8 35 (36.84%) Oracle
9 34 (35.79%) Tomcat
10 32 (33.68%) Eclipse
11 30 (31.58%) OO
12 29 (30.53%) JavaScript
12 29 (30.53%) Servlets
12 29 (30.53%) Relational Database
13 28 (29.47%) PL/SQL
14 27 (28.42%) WebLogic
14 27 (28.42%) Hibernate
15 25 (26.32%) TDD
15 25 (26.32%) HTML
16 24 (25.26%) Scrum
17 21 (22.11%) CSS
17 21 (22.11%) XML
18 20 (21.05%) UML
18 20 (21.05%) MVC
18 20 (21.05%) jQuery
19 19 (20.00%) Web Services
20 18 (18.95%) RDBMS
20 18 (18.95%) Multithreading

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 34 (35.79%) Tomcat
2 27 (28.42%) WebLogic
3 16 (16.84%) JBoss
4 12 (12.63%) WebSphere
5 4 (4.21%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.74%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (30.53%) Relational Database
2 18 (18.95%) RDBMS
3 13 (13.68%) SQL Server
4 12 (12.63%) NoSQL
5 9 (9.47%) MySQL
6 6 (6.32%) Hadoop
7 4 (4.21%) Big Data
8 3 (3.16%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 35 (36.84%) Maven
2 32 (33.68%) Eclipse
3 17 (17.89%) Jenkins
4 15 (15.79%) Git (software)
5 12 (12.63%) JMeter
6 11 (11.58%) ProC
6 11 (11.58%) Ant
6 11 (11.58%) Hudson
7 9 (9.47%) Subversion
8 5 (5.26%) JUnit
9 4 (4.21%) TeamCity
9 4 (4.21%) Apache Ivy
10 1 (1.05%) Gradle
10 1 (1.05%) NetBeans
General
1 15 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 10 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 83 (87.37%) Developer
2 77 (81.05%) Java Developer
3 10 (10.53%) Automation Engineer
4 9 (9.47%) Test Engineer
4 9 (9.47%) Test Automation Engineer
5 8 (8.42%) Java Programmer
5 8 (8.42%) Programmer
6 7 (7.37%) Systems Developer
6 7 (7.37%) Technical Leader
7 6 (6.32%) Java Web Developer
7 6 (6.32%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (6.32%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 6 (6.32%) Web Developer
7 6 (6.32%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.16%) Build Engineer
8 3 (3.16%) Java Swing Developer
9 1 (1.05%) Lead Developer
9 1 (1.05%) Analyst Programmer
9 1 (1.05%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (1.05%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (52.63%) J2EE
2 49 (51.58%) Spring
3 43 (45.26%) JDBC
4 35 (36.84%) JSP
5 29 (30.53%) Servlets
6 27 (28.42%) Hibernate
7 25 (26.32%) HTML
8 21 (22.11%) CSS
8 21 (22.11%) XML
9 20 (21.05%) jQuery
10 19 (20.00%) Web Services
11 17 (17.89%) J2SE
12 16 (16.84%) GWT
13 14 (14.74%) JMS
13 14 (14.74%) JAX-WS
13 14 (14.74%) Velocity
13 14 (14.74%) JavaFX
14 13 (13.68%) Spring MVC
14 13 (13.68%) Java EE
14 13 (13.68%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.89%) Computer Science
2 15 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.32%) iPad
3 6 (6.32%) iPhone
3 6 (6.32%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.11%) Open Source
4 2 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.05%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.68%) UNIX
2 6 (6.32%) Android
3 2 (2.11%) Linux
4 1 (1.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (31.58%) OO
3 25 (26.32%) TDD
4 24 (25.26%) Scrum
5 20 (21.05%) UML
5 20 (21.05%) MVC
6 18 (18.95%) Multithreading
6 18 (18.95%) Software Engineering
7 13 (13.68%) Integration Testing
7 13 (13.68%) Test Automation
7 13 (13.68%) OOD
8 12 (12.63%) Performance Analysis
8 12 (12.63%) Change Management
9 11 (11.58%) OOA/OOD
10 9 (9.47%) Validation
10 9 (9.47%) Waterfall
10 9 (9.47%) Test Planning
11 8 (8.42%) Web Development
12 6 (6.32%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (6.32%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 95 (100.00%) Java
2 52 (54.74%) SQL
3 29 (30.53%) JavaScript
4 28 (29.47%) PL/SQL
5 17 (17.89%) C
6 14 (14.74%) Shell Script
7 9 (9.47%) Perl
7 9 (9.47%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.11%) C#
8 2 (2.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 46 (48.42%) Degree
2 1 (1.05%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 1 (1.05%) Apache Flume
1 1 (1.05%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) Ambari
1 1 (1.05%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (36.84%) Oracle
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
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