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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 404 364 405
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +41
Permanent jobs citing Swing 39 67 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.32% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 0.85% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 32 62 39
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
7953 7884 8910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.15% 37.94% 39.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6749 6994 7910
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 18 September 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 18 September 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
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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 -25 29 £50,000 - 9
Berkshire -9 9 £55,000 +22.22% 3
M4 Corridor - 1 £57,500 -
Swing
England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 99 (100.00%) Java
2 71 (71.72%) SQL
3 63 (63.64%) Spring
4 57 (57.58%) JDBC
5 46 (46.46%) Oracle
6 39 (39.39%) Degree
7 38 (38.38%) OO
8 37 (37.37%) J2EE
9 33 (33.33%) Eclipse
10 32 (32.32%) Finance
11 31 (31.31%) PL/SQL
11 31 (31.31%) C
12 29 (29.29%) XML
13 24 (24.24%) Scrum
14 23 (23.23%) Enterprise Software
15 22 (22.22%) Relational Database
16 20 (20.20%) Software Engineering
17 19 (19.19%) OOA/OOD
17 19 (19.19%) Web Services
17 19 (19.19%) Hadoop
18 18 (18.18%) JBoss
18 18 (18.18%) JSP
18 18 (18.18%) Change Management
19 17 (17.17%) XSD
19 17 (17.17%) WebLogic
19 17 (17.17%) J2SE
20 16 (16.16%) CSS
21 15 (15.15%) SOAP
21 15 (15.15%) WSDL
21 15 (15.15%) Telecoms

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 17 (17.17%) WebLogic
2 11 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 9 (9.09%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.04%) Jetty
5 3 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.02%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.13%) HTTP
2 3 (3.03%) MPLS
2 3 (3.03%) SDH
2 3 (3.03%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.02%) DSL
4 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 19 (19.19%) Hadoop
3 15 (15.15%) Apache Accumulo
4 10 (10.10%) Big Data
5 4 (4.04%) MySQL
6 3 (3.03%) SQL Server
6 3 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (3.03%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.02%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 33 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 12 (12.12%) Maven
3 8 (8.08%) Ant
4 5 (5.05%) ProC
4 5 (5.05%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.05%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.04%) Hudson
5 4 (4.04%) JUnit
5 4 (4.04%) Checkstyle
5 4 (4.04%) Subversion
6 3 (3.03%) Log4j
6 3 (3.03%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (3.03%) Eclipse RCP
7 1 (1.01%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.01%) JDeveloper
7 1 (1.01%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.01%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.01%) Apache Ivy
General
1 32 (32.32%) Finance
2 15 (15.15%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.02%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.01%) Electronics
4 1 (1.01%) Billing
Job Titles
1 88 (88.89%) Developer
2 73 (73.74%) Java Developer
3 15 (15.15%) Java Swing Developer
4 13 (13.13%) Software Developer
4 13 (13.13%) Systems Developer
4 13 (13.13%) Programmer
5 11 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 11 (11.11%) Java Programmer
5 11 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 10 (10.10%) Senior Java Developer
6 10 (10.10%) Developer Analyst
6 10 (10.10%) Analyst
7 9 (9.09%) Lead Java Developer
7 9 (9.09%) Lead Developer
8 7 (7.07%) Java Software Engineer
9 6 (6.06%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 6 (6.06%) Technical Leader
10 5 (5.05%) Java Analyst Programmer
10 5 (5.05%) C Developer
10 5 (5.05%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (63.64%) Spring
2 57 (57.58%) JDBC
3 37 (37.37%) J2EE
4 29 (29.29%) XML
5 19 (19.19%) Web Services
6 18 (18.18%) JSP
7 17 (17.17%) XSD
7 17 (17.17%) J2SE
8 16 (16.16%) CSS
9 15 (15.15%) SOAP
9 15 (15.15%) WSDL
9 15 (15.15%) Hibernate
9 15 (15.15%) GWT
9 15 (15.15%) Kafka
9 15 (15.15%) REST
10 12 (12.12%) Servlets
11 11 (11.11%) EJB
12 10 (10.10%) JavaFX
12 10 (10.10%) Velocity
12 10 (10.10%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.23%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (13.13%) Computer Science
3 11 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (9.09%) Open Source
5 6 (6.06%) Mathematics
6 4 (4.04%) Physics
7 3 (3.03%) N-Tier
7 3 (3.03%) iPhone
7 3 (3.03%) iPad
7 3 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.03%) Linux
1 3 (3.03%) Android
2 1 (1.01%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.01%) UNIX
2 1 (1.01%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (38.38%) OO
2 24 (24.24%) Scrum
3 20 (20.20%) Software Engineering
4 19 (19.19%) OOA/OOD
5 18 (18.18%) Change Management
6 14 (14.14%) UML
7 13 (13.13%) Cyber Security
7 13 (13.13%) Multithreading
8 12 (12.12%) Mentoring
8 12 (12.12%) TDD
9 11 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (10.10%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (9.09%) Data Security
11 9 (9.09%) Integration Testing
12 7 (7.07%) E-Commerce
12 7 (7.07%) Software Testing
13 5 (5.05%) Web Development
13 5 (5.05%) MVC
14 4 (4.04%) BDD
14 4 (4.04%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 99 (100.00%) Java
2 71 (71.72%) SQL
3 31 (31.31%) PL/SQL
3 31 (31.31%) C
4 8 (8.08%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.01%) Perl
5 1 (1.01%) C++
Qualifications
1 39 (39.39%) Degree
2 3 (3.03%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.01%) OCPJP
3 1 (1.01%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.03%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 3 (3.03%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (3.03%) Puppet
1 3 (3.03%) Ambari
Vendors
1 46 (46.46%) Oracle
2 18 (18.18%) JBoss
3 4 (4.04%) Apple
3 4 (4.04%) Sony
3 4 (4.04%) Google
4 3 (3.03%) Cramer
4 3 (3.03%) Talend
5 1 (1.01%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.01%) Guidewire
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