The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 214 197 203
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Permanent jobs citing Swing 13 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.22% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 0.50% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 13
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £24,800 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2597 2187 2129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.10% 43.19% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2218 1937 1943
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Swing across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Swing Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Swing
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Swing across the South West region.

Swing Salary Trend in the South West

Swing
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Swing across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Swing Salary Histogram in the South West

Swing
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Swing within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Dorset -2 7 £37,000 -17.77% 4
Bristol -5 4 £35,000 +40.00%
Gloucestershire -6 1 £55,000 +69.23%
Somerset - 1 £19,000 -
Swing
England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 22 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (63.64%) SQL
3 13 (59.09%) Oracle
4 12 (54.55%) Eclipse
5 11 (50.00%) Hibernate
6 10 (45.45%) J2EE
7 8 (36.36%) RDBMS
7 8 (36.36%) Subversion
7 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
7 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database
7 8 (36.36%) Relational Database
7 8 (36.36%) Oracle Cash Management
8 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
9 6 (27.27%) HTML
9 6 (27.27%) MySQL
9 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
9 6 (27.27%) CSS
10 4 (18.18%) JSP
10 4 (18.18%) Servlets
10 4 (18.18%) WebLogic
10 4 (18.18%) EJB
10 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
10 4 (18.18%) Aerospace
10 4 (18.18%) Linux
10 4 (18.18%) JBoss
10 4 (18.18%) NetBeans
10 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (18.18%) GWT
10 4 (18.18%) GlassFish
11 3 (13.64%) Maven

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 4 (18.18%) WebLogic
1 4 (18.18%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) RDBMS
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database
1 8 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 6 (27.27%) MySQL
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) Eclipse
2 8 (36.36%) Subversion
3 4 (18.18%) NetBeans
4 3 (13.64%) Maven
5 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
6 1 (4.55%) JUnit
General
1 4 (18.18%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
1 11 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Software Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Java Software Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Java Swing Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Software Team Leader
5 2 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Graduate Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Graduate
5 2 (9.09%) Junior
5 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 2 (9.09%) Junior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Java Team Leader
5 2 (9.09%) Junior Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 10 (45.45%) J2EE
3 6 (27.27%) HTML
3 6 (27.27%) CSS
4 4 (18.18%) JSP
4 4 (18.18%) Servlets
4 4 (18.18%) EJB
4 4 (18.18%) GWT
5 2 (9.09%) jQuery
5 2 (9.09%) Spring
5 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (9.09%) J2SE
6 1 (4.55%) Struts
6 1 (4.55%) Web Services
6 1 (4.55%) XML
6 1 (4.55%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Informatics
1 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Android
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Scrum
4 2 (9.09%) Android Development
5 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (63.64%) SQL
3 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) Perl
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) JBoss
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) VMware
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