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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swing (Java)
Rank 286 303 282
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -21
Permanent jobs citing Swing 11 23 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.19% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.52% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 7 23 42
Average salary £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £46,500 £44,150
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,500 £76,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
3373 4445 4685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 35.34% 37.37% 38.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2862 3853 4221
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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 26 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 10 (38.46%) OO
3 9 (34.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (34.62%) Degree
3 9 (34.62%) Multithreading
4 8 (30.77%) Front Office
5 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (26.92%) Apache
5 7 (26.92%) FIX Protocol
6 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
6 6 (23.08%) UNIX
6 6 (23.08%) C++
6 6 (23.08%) Ant
7 5 (19.23%) Perl
7 5 (19.23%) SQL
7 5 (19.23%) Windows
7 5 (19.23%) Linux
7 5 (19.23%) Python
7 5 (19.23%) J2SE
7 5 (19.23%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
7 5 (19.23%) TIBCO
7 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
7 5 (19.23%) Project Management
7 5 (19.23%) JMS
7 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
7 5 (19.23%) Release Management
7 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
7 5 (19.23%) Maven

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 7 (26.92%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.85%) GlassFish
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.85%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Multicast
2 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Ant
2 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
2 5 (19.23%) Mercurial
2 5 (19.23%) Maven
2 5 (19.23%) Gradle
2 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.69%) JUnit
3 2 (7.69%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.85%) Subversion
4 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.85%) Hudson
4 1 (3.85%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (3.85%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Front Office
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Developer
2 18 (69.23%) Java Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Core Java Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Java Swing Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Front Office Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Programmer
5 1 (3.85%) COBOL Developer
5 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Java Programmer
5 1 (3.85%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (19.23%) J2SE
2 5 (19.23%) JMS
3 4 (15.38%) Spring
4 3 (11.54%) CORBA
5 2 (7.69%) XML
5 2 (7.69%) Hibernate
5 2 (7.69%) Java SE
6 1 (3.85%) SWT
6 1 (3.85%) WinForms
6 1 (3.85%) WCF
6 1 (3.85%) WPF
6 1 (3.85%) JavaFX
6 1 (3.85%) REST
6 1 (3.85%) XSD
6 1 (3.85%) Flash
6 1 (3.85%) HTML
6 1 (3.85%) .NET
6 1 (3.85%) J2EE
6 1 (3.85%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
3 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
4 4 (15.38%) Physics
4 4 (15.38%) Fixed Income
5 3 (11.54%) Data Structures
5 3 (11.54%) Algorithms
6 2 (7.69%) Equities
7 1 (3.85%) Exotic Derivative
7 1 (3.85%) Derivative
7 1 (3.85%) SWIFT
7 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
7 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) UNIX
2 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) OO
2 9 (34.62%) Multithreading
3 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
4 5 (19.23%) Project Management
4 5 (19.23%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (19.23%) Release Management
4 5 (19.23%) Low Latency
4 5 (19.23%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (19.23%) Concurrent Programming
5 4 (15.38%) TDD
5 4 (15.38%) Asset Management
6 3 (11.54%) OOD
7 2 (7.69%) Algorithmic Trading
7 2 (7.69%) Scrum
7 2 (7.69%) OOP
7 2 (7.69%) SDLC
7 2 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (7.69%) Performance Improvement
7 2 (7.69%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (23.08%) C++
3 5 (19.23%) Perl
3 5 (19.23%) SQL
3 5 (19.23%) Python
3 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
3 5 (19.23%) Groovy
4 3 (11.54%) C#
5 1 (3.85%) COBOL
5 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.85%) F#
5 1 (3.85%) Scala
5 1 (3.85%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) TIBCO
2 3 (11.54%) Sybase
3 1 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £10000 per annum + Very good total compensation package
Posted: 10 days ago
London (City)
Smart Trade Technologies
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago