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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Swing (Java)
Rank 57 75 101
Rank change year-on-year +18 +26  
Permanent jobs citing Swing 31 26 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.08% 2.41% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.20% 6.13% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 27 22 3
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +54.32%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £25,100 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £46,100
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

Swing is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 337 424 407
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 33.47% 39.33% 32.82%
Number of salaries quoted 269 337 329
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Swing
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing Swing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester -1 22 £67,500 +8.00%
Harlow - 1 £50,000 -
Swing
East of England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Swing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Swing.

1 59 (100.00%) Java
2 52 (88.14%) JBoss
3 51 (86.44%) Oracle
4 48 (81.36%) CSS
4 48 (81.36%) JavaScript
5 46 (77.97%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (77.97%) Ajax
6 45 (76.27%) Relational Database
7 44 (74.58%) WebSphere
8 42 (71.19%) OO
9 34 (57.63%) E-Commerce
9 34 (57.63%) JMS
9 34 (57.63%) OOP
9 34 (57.63%) HTML
9 34 (57.63%) Computer Science
9 34 (57.63%) Degree
10 33 (55.93%) J2EE
11 30 (50.85%) WebLogic
12 29 (49.15%) Spring
13 28 (47.46%) RDBMS
14 27 (45.76%) Software Engineering
15 26 (44.07%) REST
16 25 (42.37%) Maven
16 25 (42.37%) Hibernate
17 24 (40.68%) PL/SQL
18 22 (37.29%) Web Services
18 22 (37.29%) Apache
19 21 (35.59%) JSP
19 21 (35.59%) Servlets
19 21 (35.59%) Ant

Swing
Top Related 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 52 (88.14%) JBoss
2 44 (74.58%) WebSphere
3 30 (50.85%) WebLogic
4 22 (37.29%) Apache
5 14 (23.73%) GlassFish
5 14 (23.73%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.69%) Apache Geronimo
6 1 (1.69%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.69%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Weka
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (76.27%) Relational Database
2 28 (47.46%) RDBMS
3 19 (32.20%) Oracle Database
4 17 (28.81%) MySQL
5 14 (23.73%) Big Data
5 14 (23.73%) CouchDB
5 14 (23.73%) MongoDB
5 14 (23.73%) Neo4j
5 14 (23.73%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (18.64%) NoSQL
7 10 (16.95%) Data Mining
8 8 (13.56%) JasperReports
8 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
9 6 (10.17%) Geospatial Data
9 6 (10.17%) GIS
10 1 (1.69%) Apache Hive
10 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.69%) Mahout
10 1 (1.69%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 25 (42.37%) Maven
2 21 (35.59%) Ant
3 13 (22.03%) Gradle
4 8 (13.56%) JUnit
5 6 (10.17%) ClearQuest
5 6 (10.17%) CruiseControl
5 6 (10.17%) FishEye
5 6 (10.17%) Hudson
5 6 (10.17%) Jenkins
5 6 (10.17%) JIRA
5 6 (10.17%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (1.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 53 (89.83%) Developer
1 53 (89.83%) Java Developer
2 33 (55.93%) Oracle Developer
3 31 (52.54%) J2EE Developer
3 31 (52.54%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 30 (50.85%) Agile Developer
4 30 (50.85%) Agile Java Developer
5 28 (47.46%) Lead Developer
6 23 (38.98%) Lead Java Developer
6 23 (38.98%) Senior Developer
6 23 (38.98%) Senior Java Developer
7 20 (33.90%) Java Programmer
7 20 (33.90%) Programmer
8 19 (32.20%) Senior Java Programmer
8 19 (32.20%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 19 (32.20%) Senior Programmer
9 17 (28.81%) J2EE Programmer
9 17 (28.81%) Senior Agile Developer
9 17 (28.81%) Senior J2EE Developer
9 17 (28.81%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (81.36%) CSS
2 46 (77.97%) Ajax
3 34 (57.63%) HTML
3 34 (57.63%) JMS
4 33 (55.93%) J2EE
5 29 (49.15%) Spring
6 26 (44.07%) REST
7 25 (42.37%) Hibernate
8 22 (37.29%) Web Services
9 21 (35.59%) Java EE
9 21 (35.59%) JSP
9 21 (35.59%) Servlets
9 21 (35.59%) Spring MVC
10 18 (30.51%) EJB
10 18 (30.51%) SOAP
11 8 (13.56%) Apache Flex
11 8 (13.56%) AWT
11 8 (13.56%) GWT
11 8 (13.56%) JSON
11 8 (13.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 34 (57.63%) Computer Science
2 8 (13.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.73%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (77.97%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (71.19%) OO
3 34 (57.63%) E-Commerce
3 34 (57.63%) OOP
4 27 (45.76%) Software Engineering
5 21 (35.59%) MVC
6 20 (33.90%) Open Source
7 8 (13.56%) Unit Testing
8 6 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (10.17%) DevOps
8 6 (10.17%) Issue Tracking
8 6 (10.17%) Kanban
8 6 (10.17%) Scrum
8 6 (10.17%) TDD
8 6 (10.17%) UML
9 3 (5.08%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.69%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) Java
2 48 (81.36%) JavaScript
3 24 (40.68%) PL/SQL
4 14 (23.73%) T-SQL
5 13 (22.03%) SQL
6 6 (10.17%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (57.63%) Degree
2 6 (10.17%) SC Cleared
2 6 (10.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.69%) HDFS
Vendors
1 51 (86.44%) Oracle
2 8 (13.56%) Adobe
2 8 (13.56%) Google
3 6 (10.17%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.69%) Alteryx
4 1 (1.69%) Tableau