Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Swing (Java)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 191 211 235
Rank change year-on-year +20 +24 +10
Permanent jobs citing Swing 35 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.62% 0.058% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.60% 0.15% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 31 1 1
Scotland median annual salary £32,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.63% +35.71% -30.00%
10th Percentile £26,000 £46,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £36,000 £48,750 £40,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +15.79% -5.00%

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 Scotland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2186 1972 2270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.57% 37.87% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1411 1246 1430
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,750 £56,775
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.33%

Swing
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Swing in Scotland

Swing
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Swing in Scotland

Swing
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Swing in Scotland over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Swing in Scotland

Swing
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Swing within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Edinburgh - 29 £32,000 -
Glasgow -7 6 £52,500 +10.53%
Swing
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Swing.

1 35 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (85.71%) SQL
3 29 (82.86%) .NET
3 29 (82.86%) C#
3 29 (82.86%) SOAP
3 29 (82.86%) GIS
3 29 (82.86%) Software Engineering
3 29 (82.86%) Software Testing
3 29 (82.86%) Degree
3 29 (82.86%) Git (software)
3 29 (82.86%) RESTful
3 29 (82.86%) Big Data
3 29 (82.86%) Numerate Degree
3 29 (82.86%) Innovative Thinking
4 20 (57.14%) C++
5 16 (45.71%) Visual Studio
5 16 (45.71%) SOA
5 16 (45.71%) Windows
5 16 (45.71%) NetBeans
5 16 (45.71%) Visualisation
5 16 (45.71%) Robotics
5 16 (45.71%) WPF
6 13 (37.14%) Military
7 5 (14.29%) Unix
7 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (11.43%) Oracle
9 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (8.57%) SDLC
10 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (5.71%) Adaptiv

Swing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (2.86%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Adaptiv
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (82.86%) Big Data
1 29 (82.86%) GIS
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (82.86%) Git (software)
2 16 (45.71%) NetBeans
2 16 (45.71%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (37.14%) Military
2 1 (2.86%) Banking
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (82.86%) Software Engineer
2 16 (45.71%) C# Software Engineer
2 16 (45.71%) Java Engineer
2 16 (45.71%) Java Software Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Developer
4 4 (11.43%) C++ Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Agile Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (82.86%) .NET
1 29 (82.86%) RESTful
1 29 (82.86%) SOAP
2 16 (45.71%) WPF
3 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.86%) CSS
3 1 (2.86%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.86%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) jQuery
3 1 (2.86%) JSON
3 1 (2.86%) REST
3 1 (2.86%) Spring
3 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) Robotics
2 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Equities
3 1 (2.86%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (82.86%) Innovative Thinking
1 29 (82.86%) Software Engineering
1 29 (82.86%) Software Testing
2 16 (45.71%) SOA
2 16 (45.71%) Visualisation
3 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.57%) SDLC
4 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.86%) Analytics
5 1 (2.86%) ETL
5 1 (2.86%) Forensic Analysis
5 1 (2.86%) OO
5 1 (2.86%) OOD
5 1 (2.86%) OOP
5 1 (2.86%) Refactoring
5 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.86%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (85.71%) SQL
3 29 (82.86%) C#
4 20 (57.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 29 (82.86%) Degree
1 29 (82.86%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle