The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 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 West region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 210 209 160
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -49
Permanent jobs citing Swing 13 10 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.19% 1.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.41% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 58
Average salary £35,000 £41,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% -18.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £25,500 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £43,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2489 2463 2423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.53% 45.82% 43.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2187 2241 2188
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Somerset - 4 £28,250 -
Bristol +5 3 £42,500 +68.31%
Devon - 3 £45,000 -
Dorset - 3 £42,500 -
Swing
England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 24 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (58.33%) Eclipse
3 12 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 12 (50.00%) OO
4 10 (41.67%) Spring
5 8 (33.33%) Jython
5 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 8 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 8 (33.33%) JMX
5 8 (33.33%) JMS
5 8 (33.33%) Network Management
6 7 (29.17%) OSGi
6 7 (29.17%) NGN
6 7 (29.17%) Java RMI
6 7 (29.17%) LDAP
6 7 (29.17%) SNMP
6 7 (29.17%) CORBA
7 6 (25.00%) J2EE
8 5 (20.83%) HTML
8 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
8 5 (20.83%) CSS
8 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
9 4 (16.67%) Oracle
9 4 (16.67%) SQL
10 3 (12.50%) Automated Testing
10 3 (12.50%) MATLAB
10 3 (12.50%) Validation
10 3 (12.50%) Electronics
10 3 (12.50%) Linux
10 3 (12.50%) SQL Server

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (8.33%) GlassFish
1 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
1 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.17%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) NGN
1 7 (29.17%) LDAP
1 7 (29.17%) SNMP
2 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.33%) Big Data
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (58.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (8.33%) Eclipse RCP
2 2 (8.33%) Maven
3 1 (4.17%) Subversion
3 1 (4.17%) JUnit
3 1 (4.17%) Grunt
General
1 8 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.50%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Developer
2 15 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Java Swing Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Junior
6 2 (8.33%) Junior Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Junior Java Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Junior Web Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Graduate
7 1 (4.17%) Java Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 10 (41.67%) Spring
3 8 (33.33%) JMX
3 8 (33.33%) JMS
4 7 (29.17%) OSGi
4 7 (29.17%) Java RMI
4 7 (29.17%) CORBA
5 6 (25.00%) J2EE
6 5 (20.83%) HTML
6 5 (20.83%) CSS
7 3 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (12.50%) jQuery
8 2 (8.33%) Java SE
8 2 (8.33%) SWT
8 2 (8.33%) Web Services
8 2 (8.33%) EJB
9 1 (4.17%) XML
9 1 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (4.17%) Play Framework
9 1 (4.17%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
2 1 (4.17%) Social Media
2 1 (4.17%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) OO
2 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 8 (33.33%) Network Management
3 3 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (12.50%) Validation
3 3 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.17%) TDD
4 1 (4.17%) Scrum
4 1 (4.17%) OOD
4 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.17%) Analytics
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (33.33%) Jython
3 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (12.50%) MATLAB
5 3 (12.50%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) Python
6 1 (4.17%) Perl
6 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Twitter
2 2 (8.33%) Sybase
2 2 (8.33%) JBoss