Period
to 9 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 9 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Swing
England > West Midlands
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 269 291 318
Rank change year-on-year +22 +27 +24
Permanent jobs citing Swing 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.041% 0.012% 0.050%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.041% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +20.48% -2.35%
10th Percentile £42,250 £50,000 £38,250
90th Percentile £50,550 £50,000 £44,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% -8.33% +9.09%

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,092 2,448 3,815
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 28.91% 29.91% 38.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,826 2,028 3,259
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £43,250 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.05% +10.90% -1.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,950
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Swing
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Swing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Swing in the West Midlands

Swing
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Swing in the West Midlands

Swing
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Swing within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 9 December 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
Warwickshire - 2 £45,000 - 2
Coventry - 1 £50,000 -
Swing
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Swing.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaFX
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) JDBC
2 2 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 2 (66.67%) GitHub
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) Critical Thinking
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) EJB
3 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Apache

Swing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaFX
1 2 (66.67%) JDBC
2 1 (33.33%) EJB
2 1 (33.33%) EJB 3.0
2 1 (33.33%) GWT
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) JPA
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Critical Thinking
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Web Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle