The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Swing (Java)
England / North West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 239 229 250
Rank change year-on-year -10 +21  
Permanent jobs citing Swing 10 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.16% 0.14% 0.060%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.37% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 3
Median salary £30,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.41% -5.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,250 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.78% -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 the North West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2721 2143 2663
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 44.42% 37.30% 39.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2326 1853 2260
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Swing
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Swing
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Swing in the North West

Swing
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Swing in the North West over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Swing in the North West

Swing
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Swing within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Manchester -20 9 £30,000 -29.41% 2
Cheshire - 1 £40,000 - 1
Swing
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 North West region with a requirement for Swing.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 8 (80.00%) Relational Database
4 7 (70.00%) SDLC
5 6 (60.00%) OOD
5 6 (60.00%) MySQL
6 3 (30.00%) XML
6 3 (30.00%) OO
6 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (20.00%) HTML
7 2 (20.00%) Scrum
7 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle
7 2 (20.00%) CSS
7 2 (20.00%) J2EE
7 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (20.00%) Java SE
7 2 (20.00%) Degree
8 1 (10.00%) JSON
8 1 (10.00%) JIRA
8 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (10.00%) GWT
8 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
8 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (10.00%) Open Source
8 1 (10.00%) HTML5
8 1 (10.00%) OSGi
8 1 (10.00%) Vaadin
8 1 (10.00%) Gradle
8 1 (10.00%) Jenkins

Swing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (10.00%) JBoss
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (60.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) JasperReports
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (10.00%) Gradle
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) JUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
1 1 (10.00%) Automotive
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
1 9 (90.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (60.00%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) J2EE
2 2 (20.00%) Java SE
3 1 (10.00%) DOM
3 1 (10.00%) GWT
3 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) Java EE
3 1 (10.00%) JDBC
3 1 (10.00%) JSF
3 1 (10.00%) JSON
3 1 (10.00%) OSGi
3 1 (10.00%) SAX
3 1 (10.00%) Spring
3 1 (10.00%) Vaadin
3 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) SDLC
2 6 (60.00%) OOD
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) OOP
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
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