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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Swing (Java)
Rank 259 294 251
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -43
Permanent jobs citing Swing 2 24 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.030% 0.24% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.084% 0.72% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 22 57
Average salary £58,750 £61,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.08% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £50,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
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
2367 3353 4055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 35.37% 32.88% 39.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2129 3000 3495
Average salary £57,500 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.49% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 5 February 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 5 February 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 8 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Sybase
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (37.50%) J2EE
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) JUnit
4 3 (37.50%) Unix
4 3 (37.50%) Subversion
4 3 (37.50%) Spring
4 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
4 3 (37.50%) Fixed Income
4 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
5 2 (25.00%) Eclipse RCP
5 2 (25.00%) GlassFish
5 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Equities
5 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (25.00%) SWT
5 2 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
5 2 (25.00%) EJB
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) Front Office
5 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
5 2 (25.00%) JBoss
5 2 (25.00%) Apache

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) GlassFish
1 2 (25.00%) JBoss
1 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JUnit
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
2 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (25.00%) Eclipse RCP
3 1 (12.50%) Ant
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (12.50%) Hudson
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Front Office
3 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Core Java Developer
2 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared Java Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Front Office Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Java WebSphere Developer
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
1 3 (37.50%) J2EE
1 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) EJB
2 2 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (25.00%) SWT
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) J2SE
3 1 (12.50%) Java SE
3 1 (12.50%) JMS
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Fixed Income
1 3 (37.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (25.00%) Equities
3 1 (12.50%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (12.50%) Algorithmic Trading
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Concurrent Programming
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
2 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Sybase
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) TIBCO
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