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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swing (Java)
Rank 286 237 273
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +36
Permanent jobs citing Swing 23 69 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.66% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% 1.68% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 21 55 35
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £76,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
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
3368 4119 4408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 32.87% 39.19% 40.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3011 3543 4049
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +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 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 48 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (62.50%) Finance
3 27 (56.25%) SQL
4 24 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (47.92%) Multithreading
6 22 (45.83%) UNIX
7 15 (31.25%) Front Office
7 15 (31.25%) Java SE
8 14 (29.17%) Linux
9 12 (25.00%) OO
9 12 (25.00%) Ant
9 12 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
9 12 (25.00%) Mercurial
10 11 (22.92%) JBoss
10 11 (22.92%) Eclipse
11 10 (20.83%) Shell Script
11 10 (20.83%) Hibernate
11 10 (20.83%) Scrum
11 10 (20.83%) Scala
11 10 (20.83%) Bash Shell
11 10 (20.83%) Spring
11 10 (20.83%) Maven
12 9 (18.75%) Degree
12 9 (18.75%) Sybase
12 9 (18.75%) HTML
12 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
13 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
13 8 (16.67%) Equities
13 8 (16.67%) Banking
13 8 (16.67%) Low Latency

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (22.92%) JBoss
2 1 (2.08%) CMS
2 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.08%) GlassFish
2 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 5 (10.42%) MySQL
4 4 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.17%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.17%) Apache Hive
5 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.17%) HBase
5 2 (4.17%) Big Data
5 2 (4.17%) Impala
6 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (25.00%) Ant
1 12 (25.00%) Mercurial
2 11 (22.92%) Eclipse
3 10 (20.83%) Maven
4 6 (12.50%) JUnit
5 4 (8.33%) Jenkins
5 4 (8.33%) Sinon.JS
5 4 (8.33%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (8.33%) Jasmine
6 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.08%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.08%) Sublime Text
7 1 (2.08%) Subversion
7 1 (2.08%) JIRA
7 1 (2.08%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (2.08%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 30 (62.50%) Finance
2 15 (31.25%) Front Office
3 8 (16.67%) Banking
4 7 (14.58%) Games
5 5 (10.42%) Financial Institution
6 2 (4.17%) Investment Banking
7 1 (2.08%) Marketing
7 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (95.83%) Developer
2 37 (77.08%) Java Developer
3 11 (22.92%) Senior Developer
4 10 (20.83%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Java Swing Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Programmer
5 5 (10.42%) Java Programmer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Programmer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Java Programmer
6 4 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Java Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Java Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Applications Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Architect
8 1 (2.08%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Front Office Developer
8 1 (2.08%) C++ Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.25%) Java SE
2 12 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
3 10 (20.83%) Hibernate
3 10 (20.83%) Spring
4 9 (18.75%) HTML
5 7 (14.58%) CSS
5 7 (14.58%) HTML5
5 7 (14.58%) CSS3
6 6 (12.50%) JSON
7 5 (10.42%) XML
7 5 (10.42%) jQuery
8 4 (8.33%) Dojo
8 4 (8.33%) Ext JS
8 4 (8.33%) RESTful
8 4 (8.33%) Backbone.js
8 4 (8.33%) AngularJS
8 4 (8.33%) YUI
8 4 (8.33%) Web Services
8 4 (8.33%) Ajax
9 3 (6.25%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Equities
2 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
3 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (8.33%) Algorithms
5 3 (6.25%) Visualisation
5 3 (6.25%) User Experience
6 2 (4.17%) Data Structures
6 2 (4.17%) Fixed Income
6 2 (4.17%) Client/Server
6 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
6 2 (4.17%) Derivative
6 2 (4.17%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (4.17%) Statistics
7 1 (2.08%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 22 (45.83%) UNIX
2 14 (29.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (47.92%) Multithreading
3 12 (25.00%) OO
4 10 (20.83%) Scrum
5 8 (16.67%) Low Latency
6 7 (14.58%) TDD
7 6 (12.50%) Web Development
7 6 (12.50%) OOP
8 5 (10.42%) Algorithmic Trading
8 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
9 4 (8.33%) Unit Testing
9 4 (8.33%) SEO
9 4 (8.33%) MVC
10 3 (6.25%) OOD
10 3 (6.25%) Data Analysis
10 3 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (4.17%) Analytics
11 2 (4.17%) MapReduce
11 2 (4.17%) Stress Testing
11 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (56.25%) SQL
3 10 (20.83%) Shell Script
3 10 (20.83%) Scala
3 10 (20.83%) Bash Shell
4 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 6 (12.50%) PHP
6 5 (10.42%) Python
7 4 (8.33%) Clojure
7 4 (8.33%) Ruby
8 2 (4.17%) R
8 2 (4.17%) C#
8 2 (4.17%) C++
9 1 (2.08%) Perl
9 1 (2.08%) VBScript
9 1 (2.08%) ActionScript
9 1 (2.08%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) Sybase
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle
3 3 (6.25%) TIBCO
3 3 (6.25%) Google
4 1 (2.08%) Twitter
4 1 (2.08%) Adobe
4 1 (2.08%) Sun
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago