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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Swing (Java)
Rank 445 413 379
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -34
Permanent jobs citing Swing 19 44 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.098% 0.21% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.58% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 17 32 51
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +30.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +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
7498 7597 8053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.74% 37.09% 40.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6661 6689 6697
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,550 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
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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
Oxfordshire 0 8 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Berkshire -5 4 £52,500 -
Surrey -16 3 £52,500 -12.50%
Hampshire +9 1 £30,000 -36.84% 1
Kent - 1 £35,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £30,000 -
Swing
England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 49 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (34.69%) Software Engineering
3 16 (32.65%) C++
4 15 (30.61%) J2EE
5 14 (28.57%) SQL
5 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (26.53%) UML
7 12 (24.49%) Spring
8 11 (22.45%) C#
9 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
9 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
9 10 (20.41%) OO
10 9 (18.37%) JBoss
10 9 (18.37%) CSS
10 9 (18.37%) JUnit
10 9 (18.37%) HTML
10 9 (18.37%) Degree
10 9 (18.37%) Issue Tracking
11 8 (16.33%) Mathematics
11 8 (16.33%) Computer Science
11 8 (16.33%) Oracle
11 8 (16.33%) JSP
12 7 (14.29%) Hibernate
12 7 (14.29%) Google
12 7 (14.29%) GWT
12 7 (14.29%) SDLC
13 6 (12.24%) Maven
13 6 (12.24%) Servlets
14 5 (10.20%) Web Services
14 5 (10.20%) JMS

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 9 (18.37%) JBoss
2 2 (4.08%) CMS
2 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.08%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.04%) GlassFish
3 1 (2.04%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.04%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (2.04%) Big Data
3 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) JUnit
2 6 (12.24%) Maven
3 5 (10.20%) Eclipse
4 4 (8.16%) TeamCity
5 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.12%) JIRA
6 1 (2.04%) Checkstyle
6 1 (2.04%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (2.04%) ProC
6 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Billing
3 1 (2.04%) Advertising
3 1 (2.04%) Automotive
3 1 (2.04%) Electronics
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (93.88%) Developer
2 41 (83.67%) Java Developer
3 12 (24.49%) C++ Developer
3 12 (24.49%) C++/Java Developer
4 9 (18.37%) Java Swing Developer
5 8 (16.33%) C# Developer
5 8 (16.33%) Java Software Developer
5 8 (16.33%) Senior Developer
5 8 (16.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (16.33%) Software Developer
6 7 (14.29%) C++/C# Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Junior
8 3 (6.12%) Java Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Senior C++ Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Software Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) C++ Applications Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Java Applications Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Java Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.61%) J2EE
2 12 (24.49%) Spring
3 9 (18.37%) CSS
3 9 (18.37%) HTML
4 8 (16.33%) JSP
5 7 (14.29%) GWT
5 7 (14.29%) Hibernate
6 6 (12.24%) Servlets
7 5 (10.20%) JMS
7 5 (10.20%) Web Services
8 4 (8.16%) Apache Flex
8 4 (8.16%) JDBC
9 2 (4.08%) EJB
9 2 (4.08%) Java EE
9 2 (4.08%) JavaFX
9 2 (4.08%) jQuery
10 1 (2.04%) AWT
10 1 (2.04%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (2.04%) SWT
10 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Computer Science
1 8 (16.33%) Mathematics
2 3 (6.12%) Visualisation
3 2 (4.08%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Linux
2 3 (6.12%) Unix
3 2 (4.08%) Android
3 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) Software Engineering
2 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (26.53%) UML
4 10 (20.41%) OO
5 9 (18.37%) Issue Tracking
6 7 (14.29%) SDLC
7 5 (10.20%) Scrum
7 5 (10.20%) TDD
8 4 (8.16%) BDD
8 4 (8.16%) Loose Coupling
8 4 (8.16%) SOA
8 4 (8.16%) Time Management
9 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.12%) Data Visualisation
9 3 (6.12%) Multithreading
9 3 (6.12%) Practice Management
9 3 (6.12%) Product Management
10 2 (4.08%) B2B
10 2 (4.08%) Load Testing
10 2 (4.08%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (32.65%) C++
3 14 (28.57%) SQL
4 11 (22.45%) C#
5 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.16%) C
6 4 (8.16%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) PhD
3 1 (2.04%) ISEB
3 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle
2 7 (14.29%) Google
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.04%) SAP
4 1 (2.04%) Sybase
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Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £55,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ringwood
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago