The first table below looks at the demand for Swing skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 312 279 249
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -30
Permanent jobs citing Swing 24 48 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.40% 0.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.53% 1.06% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 23 46 77
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £38,750 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £83,750 £106,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4541 4511 4986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.98% 37.85% 38.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3877 4041 4656
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Swing
London

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Swing across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Swing Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Swing
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Swing across the City of London region.

Swing Salary Trend in the City of London

Swing
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Swing across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Swing Salary Histogram in the City of London

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Swing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Swing.

1 80 (100.00%) Java
2 51 (63.75%) SQL
3 50 (62.50%) Finance
4 38 (47.50%) Multithreading
5 36 (45.00%) OO
6 29 (36.25%) Linux
7 26 (32.50%) UNIX
7 26 (32.50%) J2EE
8 23 (28.75%) Mercurial
9 21 (26.25%) Scrum
10 20 (25.00%) Degree
10 20 (25.00%) JDBC
11 19 (23.75%) TDD
12 18 (22.50%) Eclipse
13 17 (21.25%) Ant
13 17 (21.25%) HTML
13 17 (21.25%) NoSQL
14 16 (20.00%) Scala
14 16 (20.00%) JUnit
14 16 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 16 (20.00%) Java SE
15 15 (18.75%) Maven
16 14 (17.50%) Shell Script
16 14 (17.50%) Mathematics
17 13 (16.25%) Internet
17 13 (16.25%) SQL Server
17 13 (16.25%) JavaScript
17 13 (16.25%) Asset Management
18 12 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
18 12 (15.00%) JMS

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Swing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Swing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (11.25%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.50%) Apache
3 1 (1.25%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.25%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.25%) Internet
2 6 (7.50%) HTTP
2 6 (7.50%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.25%) SSH
4 1 (1.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.25%) NoSQL
2 13 (16.25%) SQL Server
3 11 (13.75%) MongoDB
4 10 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 8 (10.00%) Hadoop
5 8 (10.00%) Apache Hive
5 8 (10.00%) Impala
5 8 (10.00%) HBase
5 8 (10.00%) Big Data
6 4 (5.00%) RDBMS
6 4 (5.00%) KDB
7 2 (2.50%) MySQL
8 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 23 (28.75%) Mercurial
2 18 (22.50%) Eclipse
3 17 (21.25%) Ant
4 16 (20.00%) JUnit
5 15 (18.75%) Maven
6 11 (13.75%) Git (software)
7 6 (7.50%) Jenkins
8 4 (5.00%) ProC
9 3 (3.75%) TeamCity
9 3 (3.75%) JIRA
9 3 (3.75%) Apache Ivy
9 3 (3.75%) Artifactory
9 3 (3.75%) Visual Studio
9 3 (3.75%) IntelliJ
9 3 (3.75%) NetBeans
10 2 (2.50%) Subversion
10 2 (2.50%) Selenium
10 2 (2.50%) WebDriver
10 2 (2.50%) Hudson
11 1 (1.25%) Gradle
General
1 50 (62.50%) Finance
2 10 (12.50%) Front Office
3 9 (11.25%) Banking
4 4 (5.00%) Legal
4 4 (5.00%) Games
5 3 (3.75%) Back Office
6 2 (2.50%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.25%) Marketing
7 1 (1.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 69 (86.25%) Developer
2 62 (77.50%) Java Developer
3 11 (13.75%) Senior Java Developer
3 11 (13.75%) Senior Developer
4 8 (10.00%) Analyst
5 7 (8.75%) Java Swing Developer
6 6 (7.50%) Java Architect
6 6 (7.50%) Senior Java Architect
6 6 (7.50%) Architect
6 6 (7.50%) Senior Architect
7 5 (6.25%) Front Office Developer
7 5 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.50%) C# Developer
9 2 (2.50%) J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.50%) Analyst Developer
9 2 (2.50%) Systems Developer
9 2 (2.50%) Junior Developer
9 2 (2.50%) Junior
9 2 (2.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.50%) J2EE
2 20 (25.00%) JDBC
3 17 (21.25%) HTML
4 16 (20.00%) Java SE
5 12 (15.00%) JMS
6 11 (13.75%) XML
6 11 (13.75%) Spring
6 11 (13.75%) JSON
7 10 (12.50%) CSS
8 8 (10.00%) J2SE
8 8 (10.00%) HTML5
8 8 (10.00%) CSS3
8 8 (10.00%) MapReduce
8 8 (10.00%) Google Closure
9 7 (8.75%) Java RMI
10 6 (7.50%) Servlets
11 4 (5.00%) Hibernate
11 4 (5.00%) Ajax
11 4 (5.00%) CORBA
11 4 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 14 (17.50%) Mathematics
3 9 (11.25%) Equities
3 9 (11.25%) Equity Derivative
3 9 (11.25%) Derivative
4 8 (10.00%) Statistics
4 8 (10.00%) Visualisation
5 7 (8.75%) Computer Science
6 6 (7.50%) Client/Server
6 6 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (6.25%) Physics
7 5 (6.25%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 5 (6.25%) Credit Derivative
7 5 (6.25%) Fixed Income
8 3 (3.75%) Hedge funds
8 3 (3.75%) Open Source
9 2 (2.50%) Spread Betting
9 2 (2.50%) iPhone
9 2 (2.50%) iPad
10 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 29 (36.25%) Linux
2 26 (32.50%) UNIX
3 5 (6.25%) Windows
4 2 (2.50%) Android
4 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (47.50%) Multithreading
2 36 (45.00%) OO
3 21 (26.25%) Scrum
4 19 (23.75%) TDD
5 13 (16.25%) Asset Management
6 12 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (15.00%) Low Latency
7 11 (13.75%) OOD
8 9 (11.25%) OOP
8 9 (11.25%) OOA/OOD
9 8 (10.00%) Data Analysis
9 8 (10.00%) Web Development
10 7 (8.75%) Analytics
10 7 (8.75%) Software Engineering
11 6 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (7.50%) Unit Testing
11 6 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
12 5 (6.25%) Data Modelling
13 4 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) Java
2 51 (63.75%) SQL
3 16 (20.00%) Scala
4 14 (17.50%) Shell Script
5 13 (16.25%) JavaScript
6 12 (15.00%) Bash Shell
7 10 (12.50%) C++
8 8 (10.00%) R
9 6 (7.50%) C#
10 5 (6.25%) C
11 4 (5.00%) PL/SQL
12 2 (2.50%) Python
13 1 (1.25%) Perl
13 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.25%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 20 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (13.75%) Oracle
2 10 (12.50%) Sybase
2 10 (12.50%) JBoss
3 9 (11.25%) TIBCO
4 8 (10.00%) Google
5 3 (3.75%) Calypso
6 1 (1.25%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.25%) Adobe
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday