The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 268 287 241
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -46
Permanent jobs citing Swing 64 28 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 0.24% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.36% 0.62% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 59 26 92
Average salary £55,000 £73,750 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.42% +28.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £53,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,100 £88,750 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.89% -15.55%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4691 4530 5215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.06% 38.52% 37.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4041 4035 4917
Average salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Swing
London

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 18 April 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 18 April 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.

1 132 (100.00%) Java
2 93 (70.45%) SQL
3 72 (54.55%) Finance
4 54 (40.91%) Multithreading
5 53 (40.15%) JDBC
6 50 (37.88%) J2EE
7 44 (33.33%) OO
8 39 (29.55%) Linux
9 32 (24.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 31 (23.48%) Oracle
11 29 (21.97%) SQL Server
11 29 (21.97%) UNIX
12 28 (21.21%) Banking
12 28 (21.21%) Mercurial
13 27 (20.45%) Eclipse
14 25 (18.94%) Web Services
14 25 (18.94%) Front Office
15 24 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
15 24 (18.18%) Derivative
15 24 (18.18%) NoSQL
15 24 (18.18%) REST
16 23 (17.42%) Relational Database
16 23 (17.42%) Sybase
16 23 (17.42%) C++
17 22 (16.67%) HTML
17 22 (16.67%) OOP
17 22 (16.67%) Degree
18 20 (15.15%) JSON
18 20 (15.15%) Mathematics
18 20 (15.15%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (7.58%) Tomcat
2 6 (4.55%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.76%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.64%) Internet
2 5 (3.79%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.03%) HTTP
3 4 (3.03%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (21.97%) SQL Server
2 24 (18.18%) NoSQL
3 23 (17.42%) Relational Database
4 20 (15.15%) MongoDB
5 18 (13.64%) Hadoop
6 16 (12.12%) Big Data
7 15 (11.36%) Apache Hive
7 15 (11.36%) HBase
8 11 (8.33%) MySQL
9 5 (3.79%) KDB
10 2 (1.52%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 28 (21.21%) Mercurial
2 27 (20.45%) Eclipse
3 18 (13.64%) Git (software)
4 17 (12.88%) Maven
5 16 (12.12%) JUnit
6 14 (10.61%) Ant
7 10 (7.58%) Visual Studio
8 7 (5.30%) Jenkins
9 6 (4.55%) Gradle
10 4 (3.03%) ProC
11 3 (2.27%) NetBeans
12 2 (1.52%) Subversion
12 2 (1.52%) Selenium
12 2 (1.52%) Hudson
12 2 (1.52%) WebDriver
12 2 (1.52%) Artifactory
General
1 72 (54.55%) Finance
2 28 (21.21%) Banking
3 25 (18.94%) Front Office
4 15 (11.36%) Investment Banking
5 12 (9.09%) Back Office
6 4 (3.03%) Legal
6 4 (3.03%) Games
7 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 118 (89.39%) Developer
2 100 (75.76%) Java Developer
3 20 (15.15%) Senior Developer
4 19 (14.39%) Senior Java Developer
5 18 (13.64%) Java Swing Developer
6 15 (11.36%) Junior
6 15 (11.36%) Junior Developer
7 14 (10.61%) Analyst
8 10 (7.58%) Junior C++ Developer
8 10 (7.58%) C++/C# Developer
8 10 (7.58%) C++ Developer
8 10 (7.58%) C# Developer
8 10 (7.58%) Technical Analyst
8 10 (7.58%) Junior C# Developer
9 6 (4.55%) Front Office Developer
9 6 (4.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 5 (3.79%) Junior Java Developer
11 3 (2.27%) Java Analyst Developer
11 3 (2.27%) Analyst Developer
11 3 (2.27%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (40.15%) JDBC
2 50 (37.88%) J2EE
3 25 (18.94%) Web Services
4 24 (18.18%) REST
5 22 (16.67%) HTML
6 20 (15.15%) JSON
6 20 (15.15%) J2SE
7 18 (13.64%) XML
7 18 (13.64%) CSS
8 17 (12.88%) Java SE
8 17 (12.88%) Spring
9 16 (12.12%) HTML5
9 16 (12.12%) CSS3
10 14 (10.61%) Java RMI
10 14 (10.61%) MapReduce
10 14 (10.61%) Google Closure
10 14 (10.61%) Drools
11 10 (7.58%) WCF
11 10 (7.58%) WPF
11 10 (7.58%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 32 (24.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 24 (18.18%) Derivative
3 20 (15.15%) Mathematics
4 17 (12.88%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (12.88%) Equity Derivative
5 15 (11.36%) Statistics
6 14 (10.61%) Visualisation
7 12 (9.09%) Equities
8 10 (7.58%) Computer Science
8 10 (7.58%) Fixed Income
8 10 (7.58%) Credit Derivative
8 10 (7.58%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 8 (6.06%) Client/Server
9 8 (6.06%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.52%) E-Learning
10 2 (1.52%) Spread Betting
10 2 (1.52%) Physics
10 2 (1.52%) iPhone
10 2 (1.52%) iPad
11 1 (0.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (29.55%) Linux
2 29 (21.97%) UNIX
3 2 (1.52%) Windows
3 2 (1.52%) Android
3 2 (1.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (40.91%) Multithreading
2 44 (33.33%) OO
3 24 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (16.67%) OOP
5 20 (15.15%) Scrum
6 19 (14.39%) TDD
7 17 (12.88%) Web Development
7 17 (12.88%) Data Analysis
8 13 (9.85%) OOA/OOD
9 12 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (7.58%) Low Latency
10 10 (7.58%) Technical Analysis
10 10 (7.58%) RAD
10 10 (7.58%) OOD
10 10 (7.58%) Risk Management
11 8 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (5.30%) Analytics
12 7 (5.30%) Time Management
12 7 (5.30%) IT Governance
13 6 (4.55%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 132 (100.00%) Java
2 93 (70.45%) SQL
3 23 (17.42%) C++
4 18 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 16 (12.12%) C#
6 15 (11.36%) Scala
6 15 (11.36%) R
7 13 (9.85%) Shell Script
8 11 (8.33%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.79%) PL/SQL
9 5 (3.79%) C
10 2 (1.52%) Perl
11 1 (0.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (16.67%) Degree
2 7 (5.30%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.76%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.12%) QA
Vendors
1 31 (23.48%) Oracle
2 23 (17.42%) Sybase
3 15 (11.36%) TIBCO
4 14 (10.61%) Google
5 8 (6.06%) JBoss
6 5 (3.79%) Calypso
7 1 (0.76%) Twitter
7 1 (0.76%) Vertica
7 1 (0.76%) Greenplum
7 1 (0.76%) Netezza
7 1 (0.76%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.76%) Teradata
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Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
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Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
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Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago