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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 300 279 260
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -19
Permanent jobs citing Swing 23 43 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.36% 0.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.54% 0.96% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 22 40 82
Average salary £56,250 £55,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £60,700 £91,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
4224 4458 4943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.96% 37.56% 38.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3674 3991 4657
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 22 September 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 22 September 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 67 (100.00%) Java
2 45 (67.16%) Finance
3 43 (64.18%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (62.69%) Multithreading
5 37 (55.22%) SQL
6 32 (47.76%) OO
7 22 (32.84%) UNIX
8 21 (31.34%) TDD
8 21 (31.34%) Mercurial
9 20 (29.85%) Linux
10 19 (28.36%) Java SE
11 17 (25.37%) Scrum
12 16 (23.88%) Ant
12 16 (23.88%) HTML
12 16 (23.88%) Eclipse
13 15 (22.39%) J2EE
13 15 (22.39%) Degree
14 14 (20.90%) Maven
14 14 (20.90%) Shell Script
14 14 (20.90%) Scala
15 13 (19.40%) NoSQL
15 13 (19.40%) Low Latency
15 13 (19.40%) JMS
15 13 (19.40%) JUnit
15 13 (19.40%) Asset Management
16 12 (17.91%) Mathematics
16 12 (17.91%) JavaScript
16 12 (17.91%) Internet
16 12 (17.91%) Bash Shell
17 11 (16.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (10.45%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.99%) Apache
3 1 (1.49%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.91%) Internet
2 6 (8.96%) HTTP
3 5 (7.46%) SSH
3 5 (7.46%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.40%) NoSQL
2 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
3 9 (13.43%) MongoDB
4 7 (10.45%) Hadoop
4 7 (10.45%) Apache Hive
4 7 (10.45%) Impala
4 7 (10.45%) Big Data
4 7 (10.45%) HBase
5 4 (5.97%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.48%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.49%) MySQL
7 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 21 (31.34%) Mercurial
2 16 (23.88%) Ant
2 16 (23.88%) Eclipse
3 14 (20.90%) Maven
4 13 (19.40%) JUnit
5 10 (14.93%) Git (software)
6 7 (10.45%) Jenkins
7 3 (4.48%) Artifactory
7 3 (4.48%) Apache Ivy
7 3 (4.48%) TeamCity
7 3 (4.48%) JIRA
7 3 (4.48%) IntelliJ
8 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.99%) NetBeans
8 2 (2.99%) Subversion
8 2 (2.99%) Selenium
8 2 (2.99%) WebDriver
8 2 (2.99%) Hudson
9 1 (1.49%) ProC
General
1 45 (67.16%) Finance
2 10 (14.93%) Banking
3 9 (13.43%) Games
4 6 (8.96%) Front Office
5 5 (7.46%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.99%) Legal
7 1 (1.49%) Marketing
7 1 (1.49%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (92.54%) Developer
2 57 (85.07%) Java Developer
3 11 (16.42%) Java Swing Developer
4 10 (14.93%) Senior Java Developer
4 10 (14.93%) Senior Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Architect
5 6 (8.96%) Java Architect
5 6 (8.96%) Senior Java Architect
5 6 (8.96%) Senior Architect
6 2 (2.99%) Graduate
6 2 (2.99%) Software Engineer
6 2 (2.99%) Analyst
6 2 (2.99%) Front Office Developer
7 1 (1.49%) Java Analyst Developer
7 1 (1.49%) Java Engineer
7 1 (1.49%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (1.49%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (1.49%) C# Developer
7 1 (1.49%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (1.49%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (28.36%) Java SE
2 16 (23.88%) HTML
3 15 (22.39%) J2EE
4 13 (19.40%) JMS
5 10 (14.93%) JSON
6 9 (13.43%) CSS
6 9 (13.43%) JDBC
6 9 (13.43%) J2SE
7 7 (10.45%) HTML5
7 7 (10.45%) CSS3
7 7 (10.45%) Google Closure
7 7 (10.45%) Spring
8 6 (8.96%) Servlets
9 5 (7.46%) CORBA
9 5 (7.46%) XML
10 4 (5.97%) Hibernate
10 4 (5.97%) Ajax
10 4 (5.97%) FFmpeg
10 4 (5.97%) OSGi
11 3 (4.48%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.91%) Mathematics
2 11 (16.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (11.94%) Visualisation
4 7 (10.45%) Computer Science
4 7 (10.45%) User Experience
4 7 (10.45%) Statistics
5 6 (8.96%) Client/Server
6 5 (7.46%) Physics
7 3 (4.48%) Open Source
7 3 (4.48%) Hedge funds
8 2 (2.99%) Equities
8 2 (2.99%) Spread Betting
8 2 (2.99%) iPad
8 2 (2.99%) iPhone
8 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.49%) Over-the-Top Content
9 1 (1.49%) Video on Demand
9 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 22 (32.84%) UNIX
2 20 (29.85%) Linux
3 5 (7.46%) Windows
4 2 (2.99%) Android
4 2 (2.99%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (64.18%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (62.69%) Multithreading
3 32 (47.76%) OO
4 21 (31.34%) TDD
5 17 (25.37%) Scrum
6 13 (19.40%) Low Latency
6 13 (19.40%) Asset Management
7 11 (16.42%) OOD
8 8 (11.94%) Data Analysis
8 8 (11.94%) Algorithmic Trading
9 7 (10.45%) Analytics
9 7 (10.45%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (10.45%) MapReduce
9 7 (10.45%) Web Development
9 7 (10.45%) Software Engineering
9 7 (10.45%) OOP
10 6 (8.96%) Unit Testing
11 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (5.97%) OOA/OOD
12 4 (5.97%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 67 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (55.22%) SQL
3 14 (20.90%) Shell Script
3 14 (20.90%) Scala
4 12 (17.91%) JavaScript
4 12 (17.91%) Bash Shell
5 7 (10.45%) R
6 4 (5.97%) C#
6 4 (5.97%) C++
7 3 (4.48%) Python
8 2 (2.99%) C
8 2 (2.99%) Perl
9 1 (1.49%) PHP
9 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.49%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 15 (22.39%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.94%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (13.43%) TIBCO
2 8 (11.94%) JBoss
3 7 (10.45%) Google
4 6 (8.96%) Oracle
5 4 (5.97%) Sybase
6 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.49%) Adobe
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
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