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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Swing (Java)
Rank 264 302 292
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -10
Permanent jobs citing Swing 7 17 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.099% 0.16% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.49% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 56
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
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
2776 3504 4663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 39.41% 33.24% 37.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2474 3019 4033
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) J2EE
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 5 (55.56%) Maven
3 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
4 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
4 4 (44.44%) PayPal
4 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
4 4 (44.44%) Music Industry
4 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
4 4 (44.44%) JDBC
4 4 (44.44%) Apache
4 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 3 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (22.22%) Front Office
7 1 (11.11%) JIRA
7 1 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (11.11%) System Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Groovy
7 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
7 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (11.11%) Mathematics

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (44.44%) Apache
1 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) GemFire
2 1 (11.11%) GlassFish
2 1 (11.11%) JBoss
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
2 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) Hazelcast
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Maven
2 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 1 (11.11%) Eclipse RCP
3 1 (11.11%) JIRA
3 1 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (11.11%) Subversion
3 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (44.44%) Music Industry
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Front Office
4 1 (11.11%) Banking
4 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Java Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Swing Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C++ Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Electronic Trading C++ Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Java WebSphere Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) J2EE
2 4 (44.44%) JDBC
3 3 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (11.11%) EJB
4 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
4 1 (11.11%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Fintech
2 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (11.11%) Hedge funds
2 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 1 (11.11%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
2 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Concurrent Programming
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (11.11%) Low Latency
3 1 (11.11%) Proprietary Trading
3 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) Groovy
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) PayPal
3 1 (11.11%) GigaSpaces
3 1 (11.11%) Sybase
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - 60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Excellent Bonus, Pens
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