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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 489 473 436
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -37
Permanent jobs citing Swing 123 164 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.36% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.77% 0.88% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 99 129 186
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £39,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -
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
15910 18579 19808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 35.92% 40.92% 41.38%
Number of salaries quoted 13668 15626 17523
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £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 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 -7 25 £72,500 +31.22% 1
Hounslow +3 11 £39,000 -13.33% 1
New Malden - 5 £50,000 -
Teddington - 5 £50,000 -
Wimbledon - 5 £50,000 -
Twickenham - 4 £62,500 -
Mayfair - 1 £40,000 -
Docklands, London - 1 £75,000 -
Swing
England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 243 (100.00%) Java
2 127 (52.26%) OO
3 111 (45.68%) SQL
4 95 (39.09%) Degree
5 79 (32.51%) Spring
5 79 (32.51%) Finance
6 77 (31.69%) Multithreading
7 70 (28.81%) C++
8 63 (25.93%) UNIX
9 62 (25.51%) JavaScript
10 60 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
11 58 (23.87%) Software Engineering
12 56 (23.05%) Hibernate
13 53 (21.81%) Computer Science
13 53 (21.81%) TDD
14 52 (21.40%) XML
15 51 (20.99%) J2EE
16 50 (20.58%) Oracle
16 50 (20.58%) Maven
17 48 (19.75%) Web Services
18 45 (18.52%) Eclipse
19 40 (16.46%) Banking
19 40 (16.46%) OOD
20 39 (16.05%) Ajax
21 38 (15.64%) Analytical Skills
22 36 (14.81%) C
23 35 (14.40%) HTML
24 33 (13.58%) Struts
24 33 (13.58%) XSLT
25 31 (12.76%) JBoss

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 31 (12.76%) JBoss
2 27 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 9 (3.70%) Confluence
4 7 (2.88%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.06%) Drupal
6 3 (1.23%) Apache
7 2 (0.82%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (0.82%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.41%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.41%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.41%) CMS
8 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.41%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (2.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.35%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.00%) Internet
2 5 (2.06%) ATM
3 2 (0.82%) LDAP
4 1 (0.41%) SSH
4 1 (0.41%) HTTP
4 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.58%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.17%) NoSQL
2 15 (6.17%) Relational Database
3 13 (5.35%) MongoDB
3 13 (5.35%) Hadoop
4 12 (4.94%) OLTP
4 12 (4.94%) HBase
4 12 (4.94%) Big Data
5 11 (4.53%) RDBMS
5 11 (4.53%) Apache Hive
5 11 (4.53%) Impala
6 10 (4.12%) MySQL
7 6 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.65%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.82%) InterSystems Cache
10 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 50 (20.58%) Maven
2 45 (18.52%) Eclipse
3 25 (10.29%) Mercurial
4 24 (9.88%) Ant
4 24 (9.88%) Git (software)
5 20 (8.23%) JUnit
6 16 (6.58%) JIRA
7 13 (5.35%) Gradle
8 11 (4.53%) Jenkins
9 9 (3.70%) Subversion
10 5 (2.06%) NetBeans
11 4 (1.65%) Sinon.JS
11 4 (1.65%) Karma Test Runner
11 4 (1.65%) Jasmine
12 3 (1.23%) IntelliJ
12 3 (1.23%) Visual Studio
12 3 (1.23%) FindBugs
12 3 (1.23%) Eclipse RCP
13 2 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (0.82%) JBuilder
General
1 79 (32.51%) Finance
2 40 (16.46%) Banking
3 26 (10.70%) Investment Banking
3 26 (10.70%) Front Office
4 16 (6.58%) Games
5 15 (6.17%) Pharmaceutical
6 10 (4.12%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.06%) Retail
8 2 (0.82%) Marketing
9 1 (0.41%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 218 (89.71%) Developer
2 191 (78.60%) Java Developer
3 56 (23.05%) Java Swing Developer
4 29 (11.93%) Senior Java Developer
4 29 (11.93%) Senior Developer
5 20 (8.23%) Software Engineer
6 14 (5.76%) Software Developer
6 14 (5.76%) Java Software Developer
7 13 (5.35%) C++ Developer
8 12 (4.94%) Architect
8 12 (4.94%) Senior Architect
8 12 (4.94%) Java Architect
8 12 (4.94%) Senior Java Architect
9 9 (3.70%) C# Developer
9 9 (3.70%) Programmer
10 8 (3.29%) Senior Software Engineer
10 8 (3.29%) Analyst
10 8 (3.29%) Java Programmer
11 7 (2.88%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (2.88%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (32.51%) Spring
2 56 (23.05%) Hibernate
3 52 (21.40%) XML
4 51 (20.99%) J2EE
5 48 (19.75%) Web Services
6 39 (16.05%) Ajax
7 35 (14.40%) HTML
8 33 (13.58%) XSLT
8 33 (13.58%) Struts
9 31 (12.76%) CSS
10 28 (11.52%) Java SE
11 27 (11.11%) JDBC
12 24 (9.88%) JSON
12 24 (9.88%) J2SE
13 23 (9.47%) HTML5
14 18 (7.41%) CSS3
15 14 (5.76%) Java RMI
16 13 (5.35%) AWT
17 12 (4.94%) FIX Protocol
17 12 (4.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 53 (21.81%) Computer Science
2 38 (15.64%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (10.29%) Mathematics
4 15 (6.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 15 (6.17%) Algorithms
5 13 (5.35%) Client/Server
5 13 (5.35%) iPad
6 12 (4.94%) Visualisation
6 12 (4.94%) User Experience
6 12 (4.94%) GIS
6 12 (4.94%) Equities
7 11 (4.53%) Statistics
8 8 (3.29%) Hedge funds
9 5 (2.06%) EFT
10 4 (1.65%) Fixed Income
10 4 (1.65%) Derivative
10 4 (1.65%) Open Source
10 4 (1.65%) Life Science
11 3 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.23%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 63 (25.93%) UNIX
2 25 (10.29%) Linux
3 13 (5.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (52.26%) OO
2 77 (31.69%) Multithreading
3 60 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (23.87%) Software Engineering
5 53 (21.81%) TDD
6 40 (16.46%) OOD
7 30 (12.35%) UML
8 26 (10.70%) Scrum
9 22 (9.05%) Regression Testing
10 17 (7.00%) MVC
10 17 (7.00%) OOP
11 16 (6.58%) Mentoring
12 15 (6.17%) Web Development
13 14 (5.76%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (5.35%) Algorithmic Trading
14 13 (5.35%) Validation
14 13 (5.35%) Low Latency
15 12 (4.94%) Data Analysis
16 11 (4.53%) Analytics
16 11 (4.53%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 243 (100.00%) Java
2 111 (45.68%) SQL
3 70 (28.81%) C++
4 62 (25.51%) JavaScript
5 36 (14.81%) C
6 28 (11.52%) C#
7 14 (5.76%) Python
8 13 (5.35%) Shell Script
9 12 (4.94%) Bash Shell
10 11 (4.53%) R
11 10 (4.12%) Scala
11 10 (4.12%) PL/SQL
11 10 (4.12%) Perl
12 6 (2.47%) PHP
12 6 (2.47%) Ruby
13 5 (2.06%) VBA
13 5 (2.06%) MATLAB
14 4 (1.65%) Clojure
15 1 (0.41%) ActionScript 3.0
15 1 (0.41%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 95 (39.09%) Degree
2 27 (11.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.58%) QA
2 13 (5.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.82%) OpenSSO
1 2 (0.82%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 50 (20.58%) Oracle
2 20 (8.23%) Sybase
3 17 (7.00%) Google
4 8 (3.29%) TIBCO
5 4 (1.65%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.23%) Reuters
6 3 (1.23%) Bloomberg
7 2 (0.82%) Perforce
7 2 (0.82%) GoldenSource
7 2 (0.82%) Adobe
7 2 (0.82%) Sun
7 2 (0.82%) Informatica
8 1 (0.41%) Twitter
8 1 (0.41%) Calypso
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Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum + 8% Bonus, pension
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