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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swing (Java)
Rank 296 257 292
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +35
Permanent jobs citing Swing 14 61 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.53% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 1.41% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 12 54 27
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £37,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,250 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+24.22% +5.92%
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
3414 4324 4434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 32.25% 37.60% 39.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2971 3716 4000
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 31 March 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 31 March 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 40 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (60.00%) Finance
3 22 (55.00%) SQL
4 21 (52.50%) UNIX
5 15 (37.50%) Front Office
5 15 (37.50%) Degree
6 14 (35.00%) Computer Science
6 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (35.00%) OO
7 13 (32.50%) Linux
8 12 (30.00%) Multithreading
9 11 (27.50%) JBoss
10 10 (25.00%) Ant
10 10 (25.00%) Spring
10 10 (25.00%) Hibernate
11 9 (22.50%) Shell Script
11 9 (22.50%) Maven
11 9 (22.50%) Sybase
11 9 (22.50%) FIX Protocol
12 8 (20.00%) Mercurial
12 8 (20.00%) Jenkins
12 8 (20.00%) Low Latency
12 8 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 8 (20.00%) Equities
13 7 (17.50%) Eclipse
13 7 (17.50%) Python
13 7 (17.50%) HTML
13 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
13 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (15.00%) Java SE

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 11 (27.50%) JBoss
2 2 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.50%) GlassFish
3 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (12.50%) MySQL
2 5 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Ant
2 9 (22.50%) Maven
3 8 (20.00%) Mercurial
3 8 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 7 (17.50%) Eclipse
5 5 (12.50%) Jasmine
5 5 (12.50%) Sinon.JS
5 5 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
7 2 (5.00%) Gradle
8 1 (2.50%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 24 (60.00%) Finance
2 15 (37.50%) Front Office
3 3 (7.50%) Investment Banking
3 3 (7.50%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (85.00%) Developer
2 21 (52.50%) Java Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 7 (17.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Software Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Java Programmer
6 5 (12.50%) Programmer
6 5 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Programmer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Java Programmer
8 3 (7.50%) Applications Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Front Office Developer
9 1 (2.50%) C++ Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (2.50%) GUI Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Java Swing Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 10 (25.00%) Spring
2 9 (22.50%) FIX Protocol
3 7 (17.50%) HTML
4 6 (15.00%) Java SE
5 5 (12.50%) Ajax
5 5 (12.50%) Dojo
5 5 (12.50%) JSON
5 5 (12.50%) CSS
5 5 (12.50%) Web Services
5 5 (12.50%) XML
5 5 (12.50%) YUI
5 5 (12.50%) jQuery
5 5 (12.50%) Ext JS
5 5 (12.50%) RESTful
5 5 (12.50%) HTML5
5 5 (12.50%) CSS3
5 5 (12.50%) Backbone.js
5 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 5 (12.50%) Browserify
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (20.00%) Equities
3 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.00%) Derivative
4 2 (5.00%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.00%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 21 (52.50%) UNIX
2 13 (32.50%) Linux
3 2 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) OO
1 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.00%) Multithreading
3 8 (20.00%) Low Latency
4 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (15.00%) Scrum
4 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (12.50%) Web Development
5 5 (12.50%) MVC
5 5 (12.50%) OOP
5 5 (12.50%) SEO
5 5 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.00%) Stress Testing
6 2 (5.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.00%) OOD
6 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.00%) Project Management
6 2 (5.00%) Release Management
6 2 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (55.00%) SQL
3 9 (22.50%) Shell Script
4 7 (17.50%) Python
4 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (15.00%) Scala
5 6 (15.00%) Bash Shell
6 5 (12.50%) Clojure
6 5 (12.50%) Ruby
6 5 (12.50%) PHP
7 4 (10.00%) C++
8 3 (7.50%) Perl
9 2 (5.00%) C#
9 2 (5.00%) Groovy
10 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Sybase
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle
2 2 (5.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.50%) Sun
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