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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 290 261 271
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +10
Permanent jobs citing Swing 24 65 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.56% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.65% 1.40% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 21 54 54
Average salary £75,000 £55,250 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.74% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £35,000 £46,300
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £79,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
3708 4631 4523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 34.44% 39.96% 39.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3297 4031 4201
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 £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 47 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (59.57%) SQL
3 27 (57.45%) Finance
4 25 (53.19%) Multithreading
5 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (44.68%) UNIX
7 15 (31.91%) Front Office
8 14 (29.79%) Java SE
9 13 (27.66%) Linux
9 13 (27.66%) OO
9 13 (27.66%) Mercurial
10 11 (23.40%) HTML
10 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
10 11 (23.40%) Ant
10 11 (23.40%) JBoss
10 11 (23.40%) FIX Protocol
11 10 (21.28%) Hibernate
11 10 (21.28%) Spring
12 9 (19.15%) Eclipse
12 9 (19.15%) Shell Script
12 9 (19.15%) Games
12 9 (19.15%) Scrum
12 9 (19.15%) TDD
12 9 (19.15%) Maven
12 9 (19.15%) Degree
12 9 (19.15%) Scala
12 9 (19.15%) Bash Shell
13 8 (17.02%) CSS
13 8 (17.02%) Equities
13 8 (17.02%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 11 (23.40%) JBoss
2 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.13%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) Internet
2 1 (2.13%) SSH
2 1 (2.13%) HTTP
2 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
1 7 (14.89%) NoSQL
2 4 (8.51%) HBase
2 4 (8.51%) Big Data
2 4 (8.51%) Impala
2 4 (8.51%) Hadoop
2 4 (8.51%) Apache Hive
2 4 (8.51%) MongoDB
2 4 (8.51%) MySQL
3 3 (6.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (27.66%) Mercurial
2 11 (23.40%) Ant
3 9 (19.15%) Eclipse
3 9 (19.15%) Maven
4 6 (12.77%) JUnit
5 5 (10.64%) Git (software)
6 3 (6.38%) Jasmine
6 3 (6.38%) Jenkins
6 3 (6.38%) Sinon.JS
6 3 (6.38%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (2.13%) Sublime Text
7 1 (2.13%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.13%) Subversion
7 1 (2.13%) JIRA
7 1 (2.13%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 27 (57.45%) Finance
2 15 (31.91%) Front Office
3 9 (19.15%) Games
4 8 (17.02%) Banking
5 5 (10.64%) Financial Institution
6 2 (4.26%) Investment Banking
6 2 (4.26%) Marketing
7 1 (2.13%) Retail
7 1 (2.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 43 (91.49%) Developer
2 37 (78.72%) Java Developer
3 11 (23.40%) Senior Java Developer
3 11 (23.40%) Senior Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Java Swing Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Architect
5 4 (8.51%) Java Architect
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Java Architect
5 4 (8.51%) Programmer
5 4 (8.51%) Architect
5 4 (8.51%) Java Programmer
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Programmer
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Java Programmer
6 3 (6.38%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Front Office Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Graduate
8 1 (2.13%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.79%) Java SE
2 11 (23.40%) HTML
2 11 (23.40%) FIX Protocol
3 10 (21.28%) Hibernate
3 10 (21.28%) Spring
4 8 (17.02%) CSS
4 8 (17.02%) HTML5
4 8 (17.02%) CSS3
5 7 (14.89%) JSON
6 5 (10.64%) J2EE
7 4 (8.51%) XML
7 4 (8.51%) JDBC
7 4 (8.51%) jQuery
7 4 (8.51%) Google Closure
8 3 (6.38%) Backbone.js
8 3 (6.38%) AngularJS
8 3 (6.38%) Ext JS
8 3 (6.38%) YUI
8 3 (6.38%) RESTful
8 3 (6.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Equities
2 7 (14.89%) Algorithms
3 6 (12.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
4 5 (10.64%) Visualisation
4 5 (10.64%) User Experience
4 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (8.51%) Client/Server
5 4 (8.51%) Mathematics
5 4 (8.51%) Statistics
6 2 (4.26%) Derivative
6 2 (4.26%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (4.26%) Fixed Income
6 2 (4.26%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.13%) Video on Demand
7 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (2.13%) Digital Media
7 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.13%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (2.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (44.68%) UNIX
2 13 (27.66%) Linux
3 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (53.19%) Multithreading
2 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (27.66%) OO
4 9 (19.15%) TDD
4 9 (19.15%) Scrum
5 7 (14.89%) OOP
5 7 (14.89%) Web Development
5 7 (14.89%) Low Latency
6 5 (10.64%) Algorithmic Trading
6 5 (10.64%) Data Analysis
7 4 (8.51%) OOD
7 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.51%) Unit Testing
7 4 (8.51%) MapReduce
7 4 (8.51%) Analytics
8 3 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.38%) MVC
8 3 (6.38%) SEO
9 2 (4.26%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (59.57%) SQL
3 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
4 9 (19.15%) Shell Script
4 9 (19.15%) Scala
4 9 (19.15%) Bash Shell
5 5 (10.64%) Python
5 5 (10.64%) PHP
6 4 (8.51%) R
7 3 (6.38%) Ruby
7 3 (6.38%) Clojure
8 2 (4.26%) C#
8 2 (4.26%) C++
9 1 (2.13%) Perl
9 1 (2.13%) C
9 1 (2.13%) VBScript
9 1 (2.13%) ActionScript
9 1 (2.13%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (2.13%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.02%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Sybase
2 5 (10.64%) Google
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle
4 3 (6.38%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.13%) Adobe
5 1 (2.13%) Twitter
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