Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for Swing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Swing over the 6 months to 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Swing (Java)
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 71 108 85
Rank change year-on-year +37 -23 +9
Permanent jobs citing Swing 21 10 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.00% 0.72% 2.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.21% 1.78% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 44
Essex median annual salary £72,500 £62,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.00% -7.41% +35.00%
10th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £51,250
90th Percentile £79,550 £79,000 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £72,500 £42,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +70.59% -32.00% +51.52%

Swing is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 403 561 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 38.31% 40.56% 38.02%
Number of salaries quoted 327 476 526
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £26,375
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

Swing
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Swing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Swing in Essex

Swing
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Swing in Essex.

Salary trend for Swing in Essex

Swing
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Swing in Essex over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Swing in Essex

Swing
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Swing within the Essex region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +20 15 £72,500 +16.00%
Chelmsford - 3 £80,000 - 1
Swing
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT jobs citing Swing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Swing.

1 21 (100.00%) Java
1 21 (100.00%) JBoss
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 19 (90.48%) Spring
2 19 (90.48%) Web Services
3 18 (85.71%) Apache
3 18 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 18 (85.71%) CSS
3 18 (85.71%) WebSphere
3 18 (85.71%) Java EE
4 17 (80.95%) Maven
4 17 (80.95%) Ant
4 17 (80.95%) JMS
4 17 (80.95%) RDBMS
4 17 (80.95%) REST
5 16 (76.19%) Tomcat
5 16 (76.19%) JSP
5 16 (76.19%) SOAP
5 16 (76.19%) Oracle
5 16 (76.19%) MVC
5 16 (76.19%) Hibernate
5 16 (76.19%) Spring MVC
6 15 (71.43%) HTML
6 15 (71.43%) Linux
7 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
7 14 (66.67%) Servlets
7 14 (66.67%) MySQL
7 14 (66.67%) Ajax
7 14 (66.67%) PostgreSQL

Swing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (100.00%) JBoss
2 18 (85.71%) Apache
2 18 (85.71%) WebSphere
3 16 (76.19%) Tomcat
4 13 (61.90%) Apache Geronimo
4 13 (61.90%) GlassFish
5 12 (57.14%) Apache Spark
6 4 (19.05%) Apache Pig
6 4 (19.05%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Weka
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 17 (80.95%) RDBMS
3 14 (66.67%) MySQL
3 14 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 12 (57.14%) Apache Hive
4 12 (57.14%) Big Data
4 12 (57.14%) CouchDB
4 12 (57.14%) Hadoop
4 12 (57.14%) Mahout
4 12 (57.14%) MongoDB
4 12 (57.14%) Neo4j
4 12 (57.14%) NoSQL
4 12 (57.14%) Sqoop
5 3 (14.29%) JasperReports
5 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (80.95%) Ant
1 17 (80.95%) Maven
2 14 (66.67%) Gradle
3 3 (14.29%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
1 18 (85.71%) Java Developer
1 18 (85.71%) Lead Developer
1 18 (85.71%) Lead Java Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Agile Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Agile Java Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Java Swing Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Java Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Java Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Development Team Leader
4 2 (9.52%) Java Team Leader
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) Spring
1 19 (90.48%) Web Services
2 18 (85.71%) CSS
2 18 (85.71%) Java EE
3 17 (80.95%) JMS
3 17 (80.95%) REST
4 16 (76.19%) Hibernate
4 16 (76.19%) JSP
4 16 (76.19%) SOAP
4 16 (76.19%) Spring MVC
5 15 (71.43%) HTML
6 14 (66.67%) Ajax
6 14 (66.67%) Servlets
7 13 (61.90%) EJB
7 13 (61.90%) FreeMarker
7 13 (61.90%) JPA
7 13 (61.90%) TopLink
8 3 (14.29%) AWT
8 3 (14.29%) GWT
8 3 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (76.19%) MVC
3 12 (57.14%) Analytics
4 10 (47.62%) Computer Science
4 10 (47.62%) E-Commerce
4 10 (47.62%) OOP
5 9 (42.86%) OO
5 9 (42.86%) Scrum-ban
6 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 3 (14.29%) Decision-Making
7 3 (14.29%) Information Exploitation
7 3 (14.29%) Open Source
7 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 12 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 12 (57.14%) T-SQL
4 3 (14.29%) C
4 3 (14.29%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) HDFS
2 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Oracle
2 12 (57.14%) Alteryx
2 12 (57.14%) Tableau
3 3 (14.29%) Adobe
3 3 (14.29%) Google