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 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 409 414 364
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -50
Permanent jobs citing Swing 29 39 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.18% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 0.47% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 26 37 53
Average salary £48,750 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +8.82%
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
7721 8279 7996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.05% 37.19% 37.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6680 7079 7101
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 28 August 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 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
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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
Surrey -4 19 £50,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 5 £40,000 - 2
Berkshire +3 2 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £47,500 -
Kent - 1 £42,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £47,500 -
Swing
England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 93 (100.00%) Java
2 71 (76.34%) SQL
3 66 (70.97%) J2EE
4 64 (68.82%) Oracle
4 64 (68.82%) Spring
5 58 (62.37%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (48.39%) Hibernate
7 44 (47.31%) JavaScript
8 42 (45.16%) Eclipse
9 39 (41.94%) HTML
9 39 (41.94%) Finance
10 33 (35.48%) OO
11 32 (34.41%) JDBC
11 32 (34.41%) Degree
12 31 (33.33%) CSS
13 25 (26.88%) Scrum
13 25 (26.88%) MVC
14 24 (25.81%) Multithreading
15 23 (24.73%) SDLC
15 23 (24.73%) Web Services
15 23 (24.73%) XML
15 23 (24.73%) JBoss
16 22 (23.66%) C
16 22 (23.66%) Software Engineering
16 22 (23.66%) Relational Database
17 21 (22.58%) Tomcat
18 20 (21.51%) PL/SQL
19 19 (20.43%) Ajax
20 18 (19.35%) JSP
21 17 (18.28%) SQL Server

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 23 (24.73%) JBoss
2 21 (22.58%) Tomcat
3 11 (11.83%) WebSphere
3 11 (11.83%) WebLogic
4 6 (6.45%) GlassFish
5 5 (5.38%) Jetty
6 3 (3.23%) Apache
7 2 (2.15%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (1.08%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (9.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.15%) SAN
3 1 (1.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (23.66%) Relational Database
2 17 (18.28%) SQL Server
3 13 (13.98%) RDBMS
4 7 (7.53%) NoSQL
5 6 (6.45%) Oracle Database
6 5 (5.38%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (5.38%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.15%) MySQL
7 2 (2.15%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.08%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 42 (45.16%) Eclipse
2 17 (18.28%) Subversion
2 17 (18.28%) Maven
3 14 (15.05%) Jenkins
4 7 (7.53%) ProC
4 7 (7.53%) JMeter
5 6 (6.45%) Eclipse RCP
6 5 (5.38%) Checkstyle
6 5 (5.38%) JUnit
7 4 (4.30%) IntelliJ
7 4 (4.30%) Git (software)
7 4 (4.30%) jMock
8 3 (3.23%) Ant
8 3 (3.23%) JIRA
8 3 (3.23%) Selenium
9 2 (2.15%) EasyMock
10 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.08%) Mockito
General
1 39 (41.94%) Finance
2 10 (10.75%) Telecoms
2 10 (10.75%) Manufacturing
3 9 (9.68%) Marketing
3 9 (9.68%) Electronics
4 1 (1.08%) Automotive
4 1 (1.08%) Banking
4 1 (1.08%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 87 (93.55%) Developer
2 77 (82.80%) Java Developer
3 20 (21.51%) Java Swing Developer
4 19 (20.43%) Software Developer
5 13 (13.98%) Senior Developer
5 13 (13.98%) Senior Java Developer
6 11 (11.83%) Java Software Developer
7 8 (8.60%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 8 (8.60%) Programmer
8 7 (7.53%) Oracle Developer
8 7 (7.53%) SQL Developer
8 7 (7.53%) Software Programmer
8 7 (7.53%) PL/SQL Developer
8 7 (7.53%) SQL Programmer
9 6 (6.45%) Junior Java Developer
9 6 (6.45%) Junior Developer
9 6 (6.45%) Junior
10 5 (5.38%) Software Engineer
11 4 (4.30%) Java Software Engineer
11 4 (4.30%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (70.97%) J2EE
2 64 (68.82%) Spring
3 45 (48.39%) Hibernate
4 39 (41.94%) HTML
5 32 (34.41%) JDBC
6 31 (33.33%) CSS
7 23 (24.73%) Web Services
7 23 (24.73%) XML
8 19 (20.43%) Ajax
9 18 (19.35%) JSP
10 15 (16.13%) Struts
11 13 (13.98%) EJB
12 12 (12.90%) XSLT
13 11 (11.83%) XHTML
13 11 (11.83%) JSON
13 11 (11.83%) jQuery
14 10 (10.75%) JMS
15 8 (8.60%) JSF
15 8 (8.60%) SWT
16 7 (7.53%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.83%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (10.75%) Computer Science
3 9 (9.68%) DTV
3 9 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.23%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.98%) UNIX
2 12 (12.90%) Linux
3 7 (7.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (62.37%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (35.48%) OO
3 25 (26.88%) MVC
3 25 (26.88%) Scrum
4 24 (25.81%) Multithreading
5 23 (24.73%) SDLC
6 22 (23.66%) Software Engineering
7 15 (16.13%) UML
8 12 (12.90%) TDD
9 11 (11.83%) OOD
10 10 (10.75%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (10.75%) Waterfall
11 9 (9.68%) Test Scripting
11 9 (9.68%) Digital Marketing
11 9 (9.68%) Programme Management
11 9 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (7.53%) Software Testing
12 7 (7.53%) Performance Analysis
13 6 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (5.38%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 93 (100.00%) Java
2 71 (76.34%) SQL
3 44 (47.31%) JavaScript
4 22 (23.66%) C
5 20 (21.51%) PL/SQL
6 9 (9.68%) C++
7 4 (4.30%) C#
8 2 (2.15%) Perl
9 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.08%) HQL
Qualifications
1 32 (34.41%) Degree
2 6 (6.45%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 64 (68.82%) Oracle
2 9 (9.68%) SAP
3 6 (6.45%) Sybase
4 1 (1.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.08%) Endeca
4 1 (1.08%) hybris
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