The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swing (Java)
Rank 502 433 460
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +27
Permanent jobs citing Swing 111 188 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.44% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.75% 1.09% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 82 158 152
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
Swing
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14737 17255 18711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 35.52% 40.84% 41.69%
Number of salaries quoted 12618 14369 16506
Average salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Swing across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Swing Jobs Demand Trend in London

Swing
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Swing across the London region.

Swing Salary Trend in London

Swing
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Swing across the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Swing Salary Histogram in London

Swing
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Swing within the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -43 24 £65,000 +17.11% 5
Hounslow -9 7 £39,000 -13.33%
Twickenham - 4 £62,500 -
Wimbledon - 3 £50,000 -
New Malden - 3 £50,000 -
Teddington - 3 £50,000 -
Docklands, London - 1 £75,000 -
Mayfair - 1 £40,000 -
Swing
England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 209 (100.00%) Java
2 104 (49.76%) OO
3 95 (45.45%) SQL
4 84 (40.19%) Finance
5 75 (35.89%) Spring
6 74 (35.41%) Degree
7 63 (30.14%) Multithreading
8 61 (29.19%) UNIX
9 60 (28.71%) C++
10 53 (25.36%) Maven
11 51 (24.40%) XML
12 50 (23.92%) JavaScript
13 49 (23.44%) Eclipse
14 47 (22.49%) J2EE
15 45 (21.53%) Web Services
15 45 (21.53%) Hibernate
16 44 (21.05%) Banking
17 41 (19.62%) Agile Software Development
17 41 (19.62%) Ajax
17 41 (19.62%) Computer Science
18 39 (18.66%) Analytical Skills
19 37 (17.70%) Oracle
20 36 (17.22%) Struts
21 35 (16.75%) XSLT
21 35 (16.75%) Software Engineering
22 34 (16.27%) UML
23 33 (15.79%) WebLogic
24 31 (14.83%) TDD
25 29 (13.88%) Investment Banking
26 28 (13.40%) Linux

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 33 (15.79%) WebLogic
2 27 (12.92%) JBoss
3 5 (2.39%) Confluence
3 5 (2.39%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.96%) Drupal
4 2 (0.96%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.96%) TIBCO EMS
4 2 (0.96%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.48%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.48%) Apache
5 1 (0.48%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.48%) CMS
5 1 (0.48%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 5 (2.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.48%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.35%) Internet
2 5 (2.39%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.61%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.83%) NoSQL
3 7 (3.35%) MySQL
4 5 (2.39%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.91%) Hadoop
5 4 (1.91%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.44%) HBase
6 3 (1.44%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.96%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.96%) Impala
7 2 (0.96%) Big Data
7 2 (0.96%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.48%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 53 (25.36%) Maven
2 49 (23.44%) Eclipse
3 26 (12.44%) Ant
4 18 (8.61%) Mercurial
5 15 (7.18%) JUnit
6 11 (5.26%) JIRA
7 10 (4.78%) Git (software)
8 9 (4.31%) Jenkins
9 8 (3.83%) Gradle
10 7 (3.35%) Subversion
11 4 (1.91%) Sinon.JS
11 4 (1.91%) Karma Test Runner
11 4 (1.91%) Jasmine
11 4 (1.91%) Eclipse RCP
12 3 (1.44%) FindBugs
12 3 (1.44%) NetBeans
13 2 (0.96%) IntelliJ
13 2 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 1 (0.48%) Hudson
14 1 (0.48%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 84 (40.19%) Finance
2 44 (21.05%) Banking
3 29 (13.88%) Investment Banking
4 26 (12.44%) Front Office
5 11 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (3.83%) Financial Institution
7 7 (3.35%) Games
8 5 (2.39%) Retail
9 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 198 (94.74%) Developer
2 163 (77.99%) Java Developer
3 58 (27.75%) Java Swing Developer
4 19 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 18 (8.61%) Senior Java Developer
6 15 (7.18%) C++ Developer
7 13 (6.22%) Software Developer
8 9 (4.31%) Analyst
8 9 (4.31%) Analyst Developer
9 7 (3.35%) Java Software Developer
9 7 (3.35%) Software Engineer
9 7 (3.35%) Programmer
9 7 (3.35%) C# Developer
9 7 (3.35%) Java Programmer
10 6 (2.87%) .NET Developer
10 6 (2.87%) C++/C# Developer
10 6 (2.87%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (2.39%) GUI Developer
11 5 (2.39%) C++/Java Developer
11 5 (2.39%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (35.89%) Spring
2 51 (24.40%) XML
3 47 (22.49%) J2EE
4 45 (21.53%) Web Services
4 45 (21.53%) Hibernate
5 41 (19.62%) Ajax
6 36 (17.22%) Struts
7 35 (16.75%) XSLT
8 26 (12.44%) Java SE
9 20 (9.57%) HTML
9 20 (9.57%) J2SE
10 17 (8.13%) CSS
11 16 (7.66%) FIX Protocol
12 14 (6.70%) .NET
12 14 (6.70%) Java RMI
13 13 (6.22%) HTML5
14 12 (5.74%) JSON
15 10 (4.78%) JMS
16 9 (4.31%) CSS3
16 9 (4.31%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 41 (19.62%) Computer Science
2 39 (18.66%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 14 (6.70%) Mathematics
5 13 (6.22%) Equities
6 7 (3.35%) Hedge funds
6 7 (3.35%) GIS
7 5 (2.39%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.39%) Derivative
7 5 (2.39%) Fixed Income
7 5 (2.39%) EFT
8 4 (1.91%) Life Science
9 3 (1.44%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.44%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.44%) User Experience
9 3 (1.44%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.96%) Tandem
10 2 (0.96%) Reference Data
10 2 (0.96%) Web 2.0
10 2 (0.96%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 61 (29.19%) UNIX
2 28 (13.40%) Linux
3 9 (4.31%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (49.76%) OO
2 63 (30.14%) Multithreading
3 41 (19.62%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (16.75%) Software Engineering
5 34 (16.27%) UML
6 31 (14.83%) TDD
7 27 (12.92%) OOD
8 19 (9.09%) Scrum
9 17 (8.13%) Regression Testing
10 13 (6.22%) Mentoring
10 13 (6.22%) MVC
11 12 (5.74%) Low Latency
11 12 (5.74%) Algorithmic Trading
11 12 (5.74%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (4.31%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (4.31%) Unit Testing
12 9 (4.31%) OOP
13 6 (2.87%) Web Development
14 5 (2.39%) Refactoring
14 5 (2.39%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 209 (100.00%) Java
2 95 (45.45%) SQL
3 60 (28.71%) C++
4 50 (23.92%) JavaScript
5 26 (12.44%) C#
6 21 (10.05%) C
7 14 (6.70%) Python
7 14 (6.70%) Bash Shell
8 12 (5.74%) Scala
9 11 (5.26%) Shell Script
9 11 (5.26%) Perl
10 9 (4.31%) Ruby
11 6 (2.87%) PHP
12 5 (2.39%) VBA
12 5 (2.39%) MATLAB
13 4 (1.91%) Clojure
14 2 (0.96%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.96%) R
15 1 (0.48%) ActionScript 3.0
15 1 (0.48%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 74 (35.41%) Degree
2 18 (8.61%) PhD
3 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.48%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.48%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.83%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 37 (17.70%) Oracle
2 25 (11.96%) Sybase
3 8 (3.83%) TIBCO
3 8 (3.83%) Google
4 5 (2.39%) Microsoft
5 4 (1.91%) Reuters
5 4 (1.91%) Bloomberg
6 2 (0.96%) Informatica
6 2 (0.96%) Perforce
6 2 (0.96%) GoldenSource
7 1 (0.48%) Twitter
7 1 (0.48%) Adobe
7 1 (0.48%) Sun
7 1 (0.48%) Calypso
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