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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swing (Java)
Rank 290 306 280
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -26
Permanent jobs citing Swing 15 50 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.38% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.44% 1.02% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 6 48 44
Average salary £72,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.81% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £83,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +18.42%
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
3444 4914 4608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 34.05% 37.66% 38.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2992 4236 4055
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 28 May 2015.

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 May 2015, 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 33 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (63.64%) Degree
3 20 (60.61%) Finance
4 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (54.55%) Computer Science
6 17 (51.52%) OO
7 16 (48.48%) Linux
8 14 (42.42%) UNIX
8 14 (42.42%) SQL
9 12 (36.36%) Ant
9 12 (36.36%) Maven
9 12 (36.36%) Shell Script
10 11 (33.33%) Multithreading
10 11 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
10 11 (33.33%) Mercurial
10 11 (33.33%) Jenkins
11 10 (30.30%) Python
12 8 (24.24%) Scrum
12 8 (24.24%) Front Office
13 7 (21.21%) Eclipse
13 7 (21.21%) OOP
13 7 (21.21%) Low Latency
13 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (21.21%) Scala
13 7 (21.21%) Java SE
14 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
14 6 (18.18%) Bash Shell
14 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
14 6 (18.18%) Clojure
14 6 (18.18%) NoSQL

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 5 (15.15%) Apache
2 2 (6.06%) JBoss
3 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.03%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 5 (15.15%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (15.15%) MySQL
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.03%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 12 (36.36%) Ant
1 12 (36.36%) Maven
2 11 (33.33%) Mercurial
2 11 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 7 (21.21%) Eclipse
4 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
5 5 (15.15%) Sinon.JS
5 5 (15.15%) Karma Test Runner
5 5 (15.15%) Jasmine
5 5 (15.15%) Gradle
6 1 (3.03%) Subversion
6 1 (3.03%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 20 (60.61%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Front Office
3 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (78.79%) Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 5 (15.15%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Applications Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Front Office Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Java Swing Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Java Programmer
7 2 (6.06%) Programmer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Java Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Core Java Developer
8 1 (3.03%) AWS Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Programmer
8 1 (3.03%) COBOL Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
2 7 (21.21%) Java SE
3 6 (18.18%) XML
3 6 (18.18%) HTML
4 5 (15.15%) Web Services
4 5 (15.15%) CSS
4 5 (15.15%) Browserify
4 5 (15.15%) AngularJS
4 5 (15.15%) CSS3
4 5 (15.15%) Backbone.js
4 5 (15.15%) RESTful
4 5 (15.15%) Ext JS
4 5 (15.15%) HTML5
4 5 (15.15%) Ajax
4 5 (15.15%) JSON
4 5 (15.15%) Dojo
4 5 (15.15%) YUI
4 5 (15.15%) jQuery
5 3 (9.09%) Spring
6 2 (6.06%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
5 3 (9.09%) Fixed Income
5 3 (9.09%) Mathematics
5 3 (9.09%) Physics
6 1 (3.03%) SWIFT
6 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
6 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 16 (48.48%) Linux
2 14 (42.42%) UNIX
3 5 (15.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (51.52%) OO
3 11 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 8 (24.24%) Scrum
5 7 (21.21%) OOP
5 7 (21.21%) Low Latency
6 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
7 5 (15.15%) Configuration Management
7 5 (15.15%) Project Management
7 5 (15.15%) MVC
7 5 (15.15%) SEO
7 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing
7 5 (15.15%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (15.15%) Web Development
7 5 (15.15%) Release Management
8 4 (12.12%) TDD
8 4 (12.12%) SDLC
9 2 (6.06%) Portfolio Management
9 2 (6.06%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (42.42%) SQL
3 12 (36.36%) Shell Script
4 10 (30.30%) Python
5 7 (21.21%) Scala
6 6 (18.18%) Bash Shell
6 6 (18.18%) Clojure
6 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 6 (18.18%) Perl
6 6 (18.18%) C++
7 5 (15.15%) PHP
7 5 (15.15%) Ruby
7 5 (15.15%) Groovy
8 2 (6.06%) C#
9 1 (3.03%) COBOL
9 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
9 1 (3.03%) F#
Qualifications
1 21 (63.64%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) Sun Certification
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Sybase
2 1 (3.03%) TIBCO
2 1 (3.03%) Sun
2 1 (3.03%) HP
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle
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Client Server
Salary: £35k to £42k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Pioneer Search
Salary: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £54000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago