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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swing (Java)
Rank 371 390 370
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -20
Permanent jobs citing Swing 75 75 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.32% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.96% 0.82% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 50 75 53
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £43,900 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +11.84%
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
7830 9115 8633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.87% 38.55% 38.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6765 7896 7665
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 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 5 May 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 5 May 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 0 39 £65,000 +44.44% 1
Middlesex - 11 - -
Buckinghamshire +11 10 £50,000 +33.33%
Berkshire -3 9 £46,450 +32.71%
Hampshire +3 4 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Kent +14 1 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire +6 1 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Swing
England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 121 (100.00%) Java
2 101 (83.47%) SQL
3 94 (77.69%) Agile Software Development
4 84 (69.42%) J2EE
5 77 (63.64%) Spring
6 67 (55.37%) Hibernate
7 66 (54.55%) JavaScript
8 61 (50.41%) HTML
9 56 (46.28%) Maven
10 53 (43.80%) OO
10 53 (43.80%) Eclipse
11 49 (40.50%) Oracle
12 47 (38.84%) Degree
13 45 (37.19%) Tomcat
14 44 (36.36%) MVC
15 43 (35.54%) Scrum
16 42 (34.71%) Web Services
17 41 (33.88%) Multithreading
18 38 (31.40%) Ajax
19 34 (28.10%) JSP
19 34 (28.10%) Jenkins
19 34 (28.10%) Relational Database
20 33 (27.27%) Software Engineering
20 33 (27.27%) Subversion
21 32 (26.45%) Finance
22 31 (25.62%) TDD
22 31 (25.62%) Waterfall
23 30 (24.79%) Struts
23 30 (24.79%) RDBMS
24 29 (23.97%) OOD

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 45 (37.19%) Tomcat
2 17 (14.05%) JBoss
3 8 (6.61%) WebSphere
3 8 (6.61%) WebLogic
4 5 (4.13%) Jetty
5 3 (2.48%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.83%) Apache
6 1 (0.83%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.65%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.83%) SAN
2 1 (0.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (28.10%) Relational Database
2 30 (24.79%) RDBMS
3 26 (21.49%) NoSQL
4 11 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 8 (6.61%) MySQL
6 2 (1.65%) Big Data
6 2 (1.65%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 56 (46.28%) Maven
2 53 (43.80%) Eclipse
3 34 (28.10%) Jenkins
4 33 (27.27%) Subversion
5 27 (22.31%) Git (software)
6 26 (21.49%) JMeter
7 6 (4.96%) ProC
7 6 (4.96%) Ant
8 5 (4.13%) JUnit
8 5 (4.13%) Checkstyle
9 4 (3.31%) Hudson
10 2 (1.65%) Apache Ivy
10 2 (1.65%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.83%) EasyMock
11 1 (0.83%) Mockito
11 1 (0.83%) Gradle
11 1 (0.83%) jMock
11 1 (0.83%) IntelliJ
General
1 32 (26.45%) Finance
2 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.83%) Banking
2 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
2 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 107 (88.43%) Developer
2 103 (85.12%) Java Developer
3 22 (18.18%) Java Swing Developer
4 18 (14.88%) Automation Engineer
5 17 (14.05%) Test Automation Engineer
5 17 (14.05%) Test Engineer
6 13 (10.74%) Software Developer
7 11 (9.09%) Java Software Developer
8 9 (7.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 9 (7.44%) Senior Java Developer
8 9 (7.44%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.13%) Systems Developer
10 2 (1.65%) Build Engineer
10 2 (1.65%) Software Engineer
11 1 (0.83%) Graduate
11 1 (0.83%) Architect
11 1 (0.83%) Programmer
11 1 (0.83%) Technical Architect
11 1 (0.83%) Web Developer
11 1 (0.83%) Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (69.42%) J2EE
2 77 (63.64%) Spring
3 67 (55.37%) Hibernate
4 61 (50.41%) HTML
5 42 (34.71%) Web Services
6 38 (31.40%) Ajax
7 34 (28.10%) JSP
8 30 (24.79%) Struts
9 29 (23.97%) Servlets
9 29 (23.97%) jQuery
10 28 (23.14%) Spring MVC
10 28 (23.14%) WebSockets
11 27 (22.31%) CSS
12 26 (21.49%) JDBC
12 26 (21.49%) RabbitMQ
13 20 (16.53%) SWT
13 20 (16.53%) XML
14 11 (9.09%) XSLT
15 10 (8.26%) XHTML
15 10 (8.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.74%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (8.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.83%) iPhone
4 1 (0.83%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.83%) Open Source
4 1 (0.83%) iPad
4 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (19.83%) UNIX
2 8 (6.61%) Linux
3 5 (4.13%) Windows
4 1 (0.83%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (77.69%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (43.80%) OO
3 44 (36.36%) MVC
4 43 (35.54%) Scrum
5 41 (33.88%) Multithreading
6 33 (27.27%) Software Engineering
7 31 (25.62%) TDD
7 31 (25.62%) Waterfall
8 29 (23.97%) OOD
9 26 (21.49%) Performance Analysis
10 20 (16.53%) Test Planning
11 19 (15.70%) Validation
11 19 (15.70%) Test Automation
12 14 (11.57%) UML
13 11 (9.09%) Test Scripting
13 11 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
14 8 (6.61%) Software Testing
14 8 (6.61%) Continuous Integration
15 6 (4.96%) BDD
16 5 (4.13%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 121 (100.00%) Java
2 101 (83.47%) SQL
3 66 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 23 (19.01%) Shell Script
5 22 (18.18%) C
6 20 (16.53%) T-SQL
6 20 (16.53%) Perl
7 13 (10.74%) PL/SQL
8 8 (6.61%) C++
9 2 (1.65%) C#
10 1 (0.83%) HQL
Qualifications
1 47 (38.84%) Degree
2 5 (4.13%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 49 (40.50%) Oracle
2 1 (0.83%) Business Objects
2 1 (0.83%) Endeca
2 1 (0.83%) hybris
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