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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swing (Java)
Rank 554 490 497
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +7
Permanent jobs citing Swing 92 177 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.35% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.55% 0.91% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 61 160 111
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +16.88%
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
16681 19507 17881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.32% 39.05% 39.92%
Number of salaries quoted 14404 16810 15378
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 30 June 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 June 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 +17 15 £75,000 +25.00% 2
Hounslow -6 3 £47,500 +21.79% 1
Westminster - 3 - -
Mayfair - 3 £40,000 -
Wimbledon - 2 £52,500 -
Twickenham - 2 £55,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £55,000 -
Swing
England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 179 (100.00%) Java
2 101 (56.42%) SQL
3 69 (38.55%) Degree
4 61 (34.08%) Spring
4 61 (34.08%) Finance
5 60 (33.52%) J2EE
6 58 (32.40%) OO
7 56 (31.28%) Multithreading
8 51 (28.49%) Maven
9 48 (26.82%) JavaScript
9 48 (26.82%) SDLC
10 47 (26.26%) UNIX
11 46 (25.70%) Oracle
12 45 (25.14%) C++
13 43 (24.02%) Struts
14 42 (23.46%) Web Services
14 42 (23.46%) XML
14 42 (23.46%) UML
15 41 (22.91%) Eclipse
16 40 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
17 39 (21.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 38 (21.23%) Computer Science
19 37 (20.67%) Linux
20 35 (19.55%) Ajax
21 34 (18.99%) XSLT
21 34 (18.99%) WebLogic
22 28 (15.64%) FIX Protocol
23 27 (15.08%) C#
24 26 (14.53%) Front Office
24 26 (14.53%) Analytical Skills

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 34 (18.99%) WebLogic
2 14 (7.82%) Tomcat
3 11 (6.15%) Apache
4 9 (5.03%) GlassFish
5 8 (4.47%) Jetty
6 6 (3.35%) JBoss
7 2 (1.12%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.12%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.56%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (1.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.68%) Adaptiv
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.35%) Network Security
2 4 (2.23%) ATM
2 4 (2.23%) Internet
3 1 (0.56%) DSL
3 1 (0.56%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.85%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.82%) MySQL
3 9 (5.03%) Oracle Database
4 6 (3.35%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.79%) NonStop SQL
5 5 (2.79%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.23%) OLTP
6 4 (2.23%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.12%) DB2
7 2 (1.12%) QlikView
8 1 (0.56%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 51 (28.49%) Maven
2 41 (22.91%) Eclipse
3 17 (9.50%) Ant
4 16 (8.94%) Git (software)
5 14 (7.82%) Jenkins
6 12 (6.70%) Mercurial
7 9 (5.03%) Subversion
8 7 (3.91%) JIRA
8 7 (3.91%) JUnit
8 7 (3.91%) ClearCase
9 6 (3.35%) Gradle
10 4 (2.23%) Mockito
11 3 (1.68%) Bugzilla
12 1 (0.56%) Hudson
12 1 (0.56%) Eclipse RCP
12 1 (0.56%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.56%) Sinon.JS
12 1 (0.56%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 61 (34.08%) Finance
2 26 (14.53%) Front Office
3 16 (8.94%) Banking
4 6 (3.35%) Games
5 5 (2.79%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.23%) Back Office
7 3 (1.68%) Publishing
8 1 (0.56%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.56%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 155 (86.59%) Developer
2 113 (63.13%) Java Developer
3 64 (35.75%) Java Swing Developer
4 18 (10.06%) Software Engineer
5 16 (8.94%) Software Developer
6 13 (7.26%) Senior Developer
7 11 (6.15%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 11 (6.15%) Core Java Developer
8 10 (5.59%) Senior Java Developer
8 10 (5.59%) Graduate
9 7 (3.91%) AWS Developer
10 6 (3.35%) C++ Developer
11 5 (2.79%) C# Developer
11 5 (2.79%) Junior
11 5 (2.79%) Front Office Developer
11 5 (2.79%) UI Programmer
11 5 (2.79%) C# Software Developer
11 5 (2.79%) UI Developer
12 4 (2.23%) Pre Sales Engineer
12 4 (2.23%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (34.08%) Spring
2 60 (33.52%) J2EE
3 43 (24.02%) Struts
4 42 (23.46%) Web Services
4 42 (23.46%) XML
5 35 (19.55%) Ajax
6 34 (18.99%) XSLT
7 28 (15.64%) FIX Protocol
8 21 (11.73%) Hibernate
9 17 (9.50%) .NET
10 15 (8.38%) HTML
10 15 (8.38%) J2SE
11 14 (7.82%) CSS
11 14 (7.82%) HTML5
12 12 (6.70%) JMS
12 12 (6.70%) Java SE
12 12 (6.70%) Middleware
13 10 (5.59%) REST
13 10 (5.59%) CSS3
14 9 (5.03%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 39 (21.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 38 (21.23%) Computer Science
3 26 (14.53%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (10.61%) Equities
4 19 (10.61%) Derivative
5 13 (7.26%) Data Structures
6 11 (6.15%) Credit Derivative
7 10 (5.59%) Fixed Income
8 6 (3.35%) Management Information System
9 5 (2.79%) Hedge funds
9 5 (2.79%) SWIFT
10 4 (2.23%) Web 2.0
10 4 (2.23%) iPad
10 4 (2.23%) EFT
10 4 (2.23%) Spread Betting
10 4 (2.23%) Mathematics
10 4 (2.23%) Physics
10 4 (2.23%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.68%) Digital Media
11 3 (1.68%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 47 (26.26%) UNIX
2 37 (20.67%) Linux
3 16 (8.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (32.40%) OO
2 56 (31.28%) Multithreading
3 48 (26.82%) SDLC
4 42 (23.46%) UML
5 40 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (13.97%) Software Engineering
7 22 (12.29%) E-Commerce
8 21 (11.73%) TDD
9 17 (9.50%) Scrum
10 15 (8.38%) User Acceptance Testing
11 14 (7.82%) Performance Testing
12 11 (6.15%) Algorithmic Trading
12 11 (6.15%) MVC
12 11 (6.15%) Straight-Through Processing
13 10 (5.59%) Low Latency
14 9 (5.03%) Mobile Development
14 9 (5.03%) Software Delivery
15 8 (4.47%) Risk Management
16 7 (3.91%) Quantitative Analysis
16 7 (3.91%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 179 (100.00%) Java
2 101 (56.42%) SQL
3 48 (26.82%) JavaScript
4 45 (25.14%) C++
5 27 (15.08%) C#
6 21 (11.73%) Python
7 18 (10.06%) C
8 16 (8.94%) Shell Script
9 15 (8.38%) Groovy
10 14 (7.82%) PL/SQL
11 12 (6.70%) Perl
12 8 (4.47%) Ruby
13 7 (3.91%) Scala
13 7 (3.91%) Bash Shell
14 5 (2.79%) COBOL
15 2 (1.12%) Clojure
15 2 (1.12%) HQL
16 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.56%) PHP
16 1 (0.56%) F#
Qualifications
1 69 (38.55%) Degree
2 4 (2.23%) Sun Certification
3 3 (1.68%) MCPD
3 3 (1.68%) MCP
3 3 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.56%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.23%) ISO 9001
1 4 (2.23%) SLA
2 2 (1.12%) QA
Vendors
1 46 (25.70%) Oracle
2 10 (5.59%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.91%) Sybase
3 7 (3.91%) Solace
4 5 (2.79%) HP
4 5 (2.79%) Reuters
4 5 (2.79%) Bloomberg
5 4 (2.23%) TIBCO
5 4 (2.23%) Google
5 4 (2.23%) Terracotta
6 3 (1.68%) SunGard
7 2 (1.12%) hybris
7 2 (1.12%) Endeca
8 1 (0.56%) IBM
8 1 (0.56%) Sun
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Hatstand Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
South West London
MLG Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum Package: Excellent package including
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30,000 - £40,000 + bonus + benefits
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