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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Swing (Java)
Rank 225 281 299
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +18
Permanent jobs citing Swing 18 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.10% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.73% 0.28% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 22
Median salary £50,000 £70,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £34,500 £36,450
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £81,000 £69,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
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
2479 3206 4269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.50% 36.90% 37.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2282 2737 3728
Median salary £58,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Swing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 September 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 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Swing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Swing.

1 41 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (82.93%) SQL
3 28 (68.29%) Maven
4 26 (63.41%) Finance
5 19 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (43.90%) Degree
6 18 (43.90%) Computer Science
7 15 (36.59%) J2EE
7 15 (36.59%) Oracle
7 15 (36.59%) JDBC
7 15 (36.59%) Git (software)
8 14 (34.15%) MongoDB
8 14 (34.15%) NoSQL
8 14 (34.15%) Jenkins
8 14 (34.15%) Ant
8 14 (34.15%) Unix
8 14 (34.15%) Linux
8 14 (34.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 14 (34.15%) FIX Protocol
8 14 (34.15%) Java SE
9 13 (31.71%) Apache
9 13 (31.71%) Tomcat
9 13 (31.71%) PL/SQL
9 13 (31.71%) Mentoring
9 13 (31.71%) PayPal
9 13 (31.71%) Continuous Deployment
10 11 (26.83%) Oracle Database
11 9 (21.95%) Relational Database
11 9 (21.95%) Music Industry
12 8 (19.51%) Multithreading

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 13 (31.71%) Apache
1 13 (31.71%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.88%) JBoss
3 1 (2.44%) GemFire
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Coherence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (34.15%) MongoDB
1 14 (34.15%) NoSQL
2 11 (26.83%) Oracle Database
3 9 (21.95%) Relational Database
4 4 (9.76%) Big Data
5 2 (4.88%) JasperReports
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.44%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 28 (68.29%) Maven
2 15 (36.59%) Git (software)
3 14 (34.15%) Ant
3 14 (34.15%) Jenkins
4 7 (17.07%) Eclipse
4 7 (17.07%) IntelliJ
4 7 (17.07%) JUnit
4 7 (17.07%) Mercurial
4 7 (17.07%) NetBeans
5 6 (14.63%) JIRA
6 2 (4.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (4.88%) Subversion
7 1 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (63.41%) Finance
2 9 (21.95%) Music Industry
3 7 (17.07%) Front Office
4 4 (9.76%) Banking
5 2 (4.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (85.37%) Developer
1 35 (85.37%) Java Developer
2 13 (31.71%) Senior Developer
2 13 (31.71%) Senior Java Developer
3 10 (24.39%) Java Swing Developer
4 7 (17.07%) Core Java Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Java Scala Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Java Software Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Scala Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Development Manager
6 4 (9.76%) GUI Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Java Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Java GUI Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Lead Software Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior GUI Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) J2EE
1 15 (36.59%) JDBC
2 14 (34.15%) FIX Protocol
2 14 (34.15%) Java SE
3 2 (4.88%) Java EE
3 2 (4.88%) JSF
3 2 (4.88%) XML
4 1 (2.44%) J2SE
4 1 (2.44%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (43.90%) Computer Science
2 14 (34.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (17.07%) Equities
4 6 (14.63%) Fintech
5 4 (9.76%) Client/Server
6 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (34.15%) Linux
1 14 (34.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (31.71%) Continuous Deployment
2 13 (31.71%) Mentoring
3 8 (19.51%) Multithreading
4 7 (17.07%) Concurrent Programming
4 7 (17.07%) Functional Testing
4 7 (17.07%) High Availability
4 7 (17.07%) Low Latency
4 7 (17.07%) Scrum
5 6 (14.63%) BDD
5 6 (14.63%) Disruptive Innovation
5 6 (14.63%) TDD
6 4 (9.76%) Analytics
6 4 (9.76%) Refactoring
6 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.88%) QMS
7 2 (4.88%) Quality Management
8 1 (2.44%) DevOps
8 1 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.44%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (82.93%) SQL
3 13 (31.71%) PL/SQL
4 8 (19.51%) Scala
5 7 (17.07%) Bash Shell
5 7 (17.07%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (43.90%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) Control-M
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Oracle
2 13 (31.71%) PayPal
3 4 (9.76%) Murex
4 1 (2.44%) GigaSpaces
4 1 (2.44%) TIBCO
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