The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 401 393 376
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -17
Permanent jobs citing Swing 50 45 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.20% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.58% 0.54% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 50 36 52
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
8667 8306 9469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.17% 37.50% 40.80%
Number of salaries quoted 7565 7385 8545
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
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
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
(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 -4 31 £47,500 -5.00% 5
Berkshire +19 15 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Hampshire +2 4 £30,000 -33.33%
Kent -8 1 £65,000 +85.71%
Swing
England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 129 (100.00%) Java
2 110 (85.27%) SQL
3 88 (68.22%) Spring
4 60 (46.51%) JDBC
5 52 (40.31%) Oracle
6 46 (35.66%) XML
7 45 (34.88%) Degree
8 44 (34.11%) OO
8 44 (34.11%) Eclipse
9 42 (32.56%) Finance
10 41 (31.78%) Scrum
10 41 (31.78%) C
11 39 (30.23%) Web Services
12 34 (26.36%) J2EE
13 33 (25.58%) XSD
14 32 (24.81%) PL/SQL
15 30 (23.26%) Software Engineering
15 30 (23.26%) Hadoop
16 25 (19.38%) Apache Accumulo
16 25 (19.38%) JBoss
17 24 (18.60%) SOAP
17 24 (18.60%) WSDL
17 24 (18.60%) Kafka
17 24 (18.60%) REST
17 24 (18.60%) Multithreading
17 24 (18.60%) Enterprise Software
18 23 (17.83%) Change Management
19 22 (17.05%) Hibernate
20 19 (14.73%) Tomcat
20 19 (14.73%) JSP

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 19 (14.73%) Tomcat
2 10 (7.75%) WebLogic
3 9 (6.98%) WebSphere
4 5 (3.88%) Jetty
5 3 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.55%) Apache
6 2 (1.55%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (0.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.20%) HTTP
2 3 (2.33%) SDH
2 3 (2.33%) Ethernet
2 3 (2.33%) MPLS
3 2 (1.55%) DSL
3 2 (1.55%) PuTTY
3 2 (1.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (23.26%) Hadoop
2 25 (19.38%) Apache Accumulo
3 19 (14.73%) Big Data
4 17 (13.18%) Relational Database
5 7 (5.43%) MySQL
6 4 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.10%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (2.33%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.33%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.55%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 44 (34.11%) Eclipse
2 16 (12.40%) Ant
3 15 (11.63%) JUnit
4 12 (9.30%) Subversion
5 11 (8.53%) Maven
6 9 (6.98%) Hudson
7 8 (6.20%) Jenkins
8 7 (5.43%) EasyMock
8 7 (5.43%) jMock
8 7 (5.43%) IntelliJ
9 6 (4.65%) Git (software)
10 5 (3.88%) Checkstyle
11 4 (3.10%) ProC
11 4 (3.10%) Rational Robot
11 4 (3.10%) CruiseControl
12 3 (2.33%) Log4j
12 3 (2.33%) Talend Open Studio
12 3 (2.33%) Eclipse RCP
13 2 (1.55%) TeamCity
14 1 (0.78%) Bitbucket
General
1 42 (32.56%) Finance
2 9 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.43%) Retail
4 4 (3.10%) Back Office
5 2 (1.55%) Electronics
5 2 (1.55%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.78%) Billing
Job Titles
1 113 (87.60%) Developer
2 86 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 24 (18.60%) Systems Developer
4 23 (17.83%) Java Swing Developer
5 21 (16.28%) Software Developer
6 13 (10.08%) Programmer
7 12 (9.30%) Senior Developer
8 11 (8.53%) Software Engineer
8 11 (8.53%) Java Programmer
8 11 (8.53%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (6.98%) Developer Analyst
9 9 (6.98%) Analyst
10 8 (6.20%) Lead Developer
10 8 (6.20%) Lead Java Developer
10 8 (6.20%) Java Software Engineer
11 7 (5.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 6 (4.65%) Java Software Developer
13 5 (3.88%) Software Programmer
14 4 (3.10%) Java Analyst Developer
14 4 (3.10%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (68.22%) Spring
2 60 (46.51%) JDBC
3 46 (35.66%) XML
4 39 (30.23%) Web Services
5 34 (26.36%) J2EE
6 33 (25.58%) XSD
7 24 (18.60%) WSDL
7 24 (18.60%) SOAP
7 24 (18.60%) REST
7 24 (18.60%) Kafka
8 22 (17.05%) Hibernate
9 19 (14.73%) JSP
10 18 (13.95%) GWT
11 17 (13.18%) HTML
11 17 (13.18%) J2SE
12 12 (9.30%) EJB
12 12 (9.30%) CSS
13 9 (6.98%) JSF
14 5 (3.88%) Java SE
14 5 (3.88%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.60%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (13.95%) Open Source
3 10 (7.75%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.43%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.10%) Physics
6 3 (2.33%) iPhone
6 3 (2.33%) iPad
6 3 (2.33%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.08%) Linux
2 10 (7.75%) Windows
3 7 (5.43%) UNIX
4 3 (2.33%) Android
5 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (34.11%) OO
2 41 (31.78%) Scrum
3 30 (23.26%) Software Engineering
4 24 (18.60%) Multithreading
5 23 (17.83%) Change Management
6 17 (13.18%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (12.40%) UML
8 15 (11.63%) Cyber Security
9 13 (10.08%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (10.08%) OOA/OOD
10 12 (9.30%) Software Testing
10 12 (9.30%) Data Security
11 11 (8.53%) E-Commerce
12 8 (6.20%) Unit Testing
13 7 (5.43%) Analytics
13 7 (5.43%) OOP
13 7 (5.43%) DSDM
13 7 (5.43%) TDD
14 6 (4.65%) BDD
15 5 (3.88%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 129 (100.00%) Java
2 110 (85.27%) SQL
3 41 (31.78%) C
4 32 (24.81%) PL/SQL
5 11 (8.53%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.55%) C++
6 2 (1.55%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.55%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 45 (34.88%) Degree
2 7 (5.43%) Sun Certification
3 3 (2.33%) ISEB
3 3 (2.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.78%) OCPJP
4 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.20%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 3 (2.33%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (2.33%) Puppet
1 3 (2.33%) Ambari
Vendors
1 52 (40.31%) Oracle
2 25 (19.38%) JBoss
3 4 (3.10%) IBM
3 4 (3.10%) Business Objects
3 4 (3.10%) Apple
3 4 (3.10%) Sony
3 4 (3.10%) Google
4 3 (2.33%) Talend
4 3 (2.33%) Cramer
5 1 (0.78%) Guidewire
5 1 (0.78%) Microsoft
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