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 10 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 West region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 212 213 188
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -25
Permanent jobs citing Swing 15 6 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.25% 0.11% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.56% 0.26% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 25
Average salary £30,750 £25,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.41% -35.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £24,300 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,450 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+19.20% -11.17%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2683 2328 2394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.17% 44.15% 43.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2303 2112 2169
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 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
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 10 July 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 10 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
Dorset - 8 £30,000 -
Bristol +2 4 £35,000 +40.00%
Somerset - 2 £19,000 - 2
Gloucestershire -3 1 £55,000 +57.14%
Swing
England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 32 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (59.38%) Eclipse
3 17 (53.13%) Hibernate
4 16 (50.00%) SQL
5 15 (46.88%) Oracle
6 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
6 10 (31.25%) J2EE
6 10 (31.25%) CSS
6 10 (31.25%) HTML
6 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
6 10 (31.25%) Relational Database
7 9 (28.13%) Spring
8 8 (25.00%) Subversion
8 8 (25.00%) RDBMS
8 8 (25.00%) Oracle Cash Management
8 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database
9 7 (21.88%) Network Management
9 7 (21.88%) NGN
9 7 (21.88%) JMS
9 7 (21.88%) OO
9 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
9 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
9 7 (21.88%) JMX
9 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
9 7 (21.88%) Jython
10 6 (18.75%) SNMP
10 6 (18.75%) MySQL
10 6 (18.75%) WebLogic
10 6 (18.75%) EJB
10 6 (18.75%) CORBA

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 6 (18.75%) WebLogic
1 6 (18.75%) GlassFish
2 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) NGN
2 6 (18.75%) LDAP
2 6 (18.75%) SNMP
3 1 (3.13%) Internet
3 1 (3.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) Relational Database
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
4 6 (18.75%) MySQL
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (59.38%) Eclipse
2 8 (25.00%) Subversion
3 4 (12.50%) NetBeans
4 2 (6.25%) Maven
4 2 (6.25%) Eclipse RCP
5 1 (3.13%) Grunt
5 1 (3.13%) JUnit
General
1 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.50%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Developer
2 21 (65.63%) Java Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) Java Software Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Java Swing Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Junior Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Junior Java Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Junior
8 2 (6.25%) Graduate
8 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Graduate Java Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Java Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) Junior Web Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Java Web Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Senior Java Web Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Junior Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (53.13%) Hibernate
2 10 (31.25%) CSS
2 10 (31.25%) HTML
2 10 (31.25%) J2EE
3 9 (28.13%) Spring
4 7 (21.88%) JMX
4 7 (21.88%) JMS
5 6 (18.75%) Java RMI
5 6 (18.75%) EJB
5 6 (18.75%) CORBA
5 6 (18.75%) OSGi
6 4 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (12.50%) GWT
6 4 (12.50%) jQuery
6 4 (12.50%) JSP
6 4 (12.50%) Servlets
7 2 (6.25%) Java SE
7 2 (6.25%) SWT
8 1 (3.13%) Play Framework
8 1 (3.13%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Informatics
1 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) UNIX
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
2 7 (21.88%) OO
2 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
2 7 (21.88%) Network Management
3 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.38%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.13%) TDD
5 1 (3.13%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.13%) Scrum
5 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (50.00%) SQL
3 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 7 (21.88%) Jython
5 1 (3.13%) Python
5 1 (3.13%) Perl
5 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Oracle
2 6 (18.75%) JBoss
3 2 (6.25%) Sybase
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) VMware
4 1 (3.13%) Twitter
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