The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 302 280 250
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -30
Permanent jobs citing Swing 24 42 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.36% 0.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.55% 0.93% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 24 40 88
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £43,850 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £78,750 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
Swing
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4361 4532 4988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.72% 38.32% 38.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3779 4084 4685
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
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 29 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 29 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 73 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (68.49%) Finance
3 44 (60.27%) SQL
4 42 (57.53%) Multithreading
5 30 (41.10%) OO
6 26 (35.62%) UNIX
7 24 (32.88%) Linux
7 24 (32.88%) Mercurial
8 23 (31.51%) Scrum
9 22 (30.14%) TDD
9 22 (30.14%) Java SE
10 19 (26.03%) Degree
10 19 (26.03%) Ant
10 19 (26.03%) Eclipse
11 18 (24.66%) J2EE
11 18 (24.66%) Scala
12 17 (23.29%) JUnit
12 17 (23.29%) Maven
13 16 (21.92%) HTML
13 16 (21.92%) Shell Script
14 15 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (20.55%) NoSQL
15 14 (19.18%) Bash Shell
16 13 (17.81%) Asset Management
16 13 (17.81%) SQL Server
17 12 (16.44%) JavaScript
17 12 (16.44%) JDBC
17 12 (16.44%) Internet
17 12 (16.44%) JMS
17 12 (16.44%) Mathematics

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 7 (9.59%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.74%) Apache
3 1 (1.37%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.37%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.44%) Internet
2 6 (8.22%) HTTP
2 6 (8.22%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.85%) SSH
4 1 (1.37%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.55%) NoSQL
2 13 (17.81%) SQL Server
3 10 (13.70%) MongoDB
4 7 (9.59%) Hadoop
4 7 (9.59%) Apache Hive
4 7 (9.59%) HBase
4 7 (9.59%) Big Data
4 7 (9.59%) Impala
5 5 (6.85%) Relational Database
6 4 (5.48%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.37%) KDB
7 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (32.88%) Mercurial
2 19 (26.03%) Ant
2 19 (26.03%) Eclipse
3 17 (23.29%) JUnit
3 17 (23.29%) Maven
4 10 (13.70%) Git (software)
5 7 (9.59%) Jenkins
6 4 (5.48%) ProC
7 3 (4.11%) NetBeans
7 3 (4.11%) JIRA
7 3 (4.11%) IntelliJ
7 3 (4.11%) Apache Ivy
7 3 (4.11%) Artifactory
7 3 (4.11%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.74%) WebDriver
8 2 (2.74%) Hudson
8 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.74%) Selenium
8 2 (2.74%) Subversion
General
1 50 (68.49%) Finance
2 11 (15.07%) Banking
3 8 (10.96%) Games
4 7 (9.59%) Front Office
5 4 (5.48%) Financial Institution
5 4 (5.48%) Legal
6 1 (1.37%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.37%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 67 (91.78%) Developer
2 61 (83.56%) Java Developer
3 11 (15.07%) Java Swing Developer
4 10 (13.70%) Senior Java Developer
4 10 (13.70%) Senior Developer
5 6 (8.22%) Architect
5 6 (8.22%) Java Architect
5 6 (8.22%) Senior Java Architect
5 6 (8.22%) Senior Architect
6 3 (4.11%) Front Office Developer
7 2 (2.74%) Analyst
7 2 (2.74%) Graduate
7 2 (2.74%) Software Engineer
7 2 (2.74%) Systems Developer
7 2 (2.74%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (2.74%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (1.37%) Java Analyst Developer
8 1 (1.37%) Java Engineer
8 1 (1.37%) Lead Tester
8 1 (1.37%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (30.14%) Java SE
2 18 (24.66%) J2EE
3 16 (21.92%) HTML
4 12 (16.44%) JDBC
4 12 (16.44%) JMS
5 10 (13.70%) JSON
5 10 (13.70%) Spring
6 9 (12.33%) CSS
7 8 (10.96%) J2SE
8 7 (9.59%) HTML5
8 7 (9.59%) CSS3
8 7 (9.59%) Google Closure
9 6 (8.22%) Servlets
10 5 (6.85%) XML
11 4 (5.48%) CORBA
11 4 (5.48%) Ajax
11 4 (5.48%) Hibernate
11 4 (5.48%) OSGi
11 4 (5.48%) FFmpeg
12 3 (4.11%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.44%) Mathematics
2 11 (15.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (10.96%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.96%) Visualisation
4 7 (9.59%) Statistics
5 6 (8.22%) Client/Server
6 5 (6.85%) Physics
7 3 (4.11%) Equities
7 3 (4.11%) Open Source
7 3 (4.11%) Hedge funds
8 2 (2.74%) iPhone
8 2 (2.74%) Spread Betting
8 2 (2.74%) iPad
9 1 (1.37%) Informatics
9 1 (1.37%) Streaming Media
9 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.37%) Clustering
9 1 (1.37%) Video on Demand
9 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (1.37%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (35.62%) UNIX
2 24 (32.88%) Linux
3 5 (6.85%) Windows
4 2 (2.74%) Android
4 2 (2.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (57.53%) Multithreading
2 30 (41.10%) OO
3 23 (31.51%) Scrum
4 22 (30.14%) TDD
5 15 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (17.81%) Asset Management
7 12 (16.44%) Low Latency
8 10 (13.70%) OOD
9 8 (10.96%) Data Analysis
10 7 (9.59%) Software Engineering
10 7 (9.59%) OOP
10 7 (9.59%) MapReduce
10 7 (9.59%) Web Development
10 7 (9.59%) Algorithmic Trading
10 7 (9.59%) Analytics
11 6 (8.22%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (8.22%) Unit Testing
12 5 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (5.48%) Project Management
13 4 (5.48%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 73 (100.00%) Java
2 44 (60.27%) SQL
3 18 (24.66%) Scala
4 16 (21.92%) Shell Script
5 14 (19.18%) Bash Shell
6 12 (16.44%) JavaScript
7 7 (9.59%) R
8 5 (6.85%) C
9 4 (5.48%) C#
9 4 (5.48%) C++
9 4 (5.48%) PL/SQL
10 3 (4.11%) Python
11 2 (2.74%) Perl
12 1 (1.37%) PHP
12 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.37%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 19 (26.03%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.33%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (10.96%) JBoss
1 8 (10.96%) TIBCO
2 7 (9.59%) Google
3 6 (8.22%) Oracle
4 4 (5.48%) Sybase
5 1 (1.37%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.37%) Adobe
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
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