The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Swing (Java)
England / South West
Rank 237 242 250
Rank change year-on-year +5 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Swing 3 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.059% 0.24% 0.050%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.61% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 3
Median salary £62,500 £47,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.57% +41.79%  
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 South West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2201 2313 2563
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 43.27% 39.56% 43.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1848 1956 2323
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South 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 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 in the South West.

Salary trend for Swing in the South West

Swing
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Swing within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 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
Somerset -10 2 £62,500 +25.00%
Wiltshire - 1 £50,000 -
Swing
England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 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 South West region with a requirement for Swing.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) JSON
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (50.00%) Maven
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) GWT
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) JUnit
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) JasperReports
5 2 (25.00%) Ajax
5 2 (25.00%) Google
5 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (25.00%) Web Development
5 2 (25.00%) NetBeans
5 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
5 2 (25.00%) Adobe
5 2 (25.00%) GlassFish
5 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (25.00%) RESTful
5 2 (25.00%) Scala

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) GlassFish
1 2 (25.00%) JBoss
1 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (25.00%) WildFly
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) JasperReports
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) JUnit
1 4 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (25.00%) Ant
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) NetBeans
2 2 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Graduate
3 2 (25.00%) Graduate Java Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (25.00%) HTML Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
2 6 (75.00%) JSON
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) GWT
3 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Ajax
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) Apache Flex
4 2 (25.00%) AWT
4 2 (25.00%) EJB
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) J2EE
4 2 (25.00%) JMS
4 2 (25.00%) REST
4 2 (25.00%) RESTful
4 2 (25.00%) Struts
5 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) OO
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) API Design
3 2 (25.00%) API Development
3 2 (25.00%) High Availability
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) OOD
3 2 (25.00%) OOP
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) C
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe
1 2 (25.00%) Google
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle