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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swing (Java)
Rank 537 499 502
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +3
Permanent jobs citing Swing 85 135 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.29% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.76% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 58 122 96
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £39,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,250 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +8.82%
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
16216 17726 17748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.73% 38.20% 40.28%
Number of salaries quoted 13918 15154 15187
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 £77,500 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +13 11 £70,000 +16.66% 3
Wimbledon 0 8 £47,500 -5.00%
New Malden +3 6 £47,500 -5.00%
Teddington -4 6 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Hounslow -10 3 £47,500 +21.79%
Bromley - 3 £47,500 - 1
Croydon - 1 £45,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £45,000 -
Mayfair - 1 £40,000 -
Swing
England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 181 (100.00%) Java
2 89 (49.17%) SQL
3 67 (37.02%) Spring
4 62 (34.25%) OO
5 59 (32.60%) J2EE
6 55 (30.39%) Multithreading
7 54 (29.83%) Degree
8 51 (28.18%) Finance
9 49 (27.07%) Oracle
10 48 (26.52%) Agile Software Development
11 46 (25.41%) JavaScript
12 42 (23.20%) SDLC
13 41 (22.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 40 (22.10%) Web Services
15 37 (20.44%) XML
15 37 (20.44%) Maven
16 36 (19.89%) C++
16 36 (19.89%) UML
16 36 (19.89%) Struts
17 35 (19.34%) UNIX
18 31 (17.13%) C#
19 30 (16.57%) Eclipse
20 29 (16.02%) Computer Science
21 28 (15.47%) WebLogic
22 27 (14.92%) Software Engineering
23 26 (14.36%) Ajax
23 26 (14.36%) XSLT
23 26 (14.36%) Front Office
23 26 (14.36%) Hibernate
24 25 (13.81%) Scrum

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 28 (15.47%) WebLogic
2 18 (9.94%) Apache
3 17 (9.39%) Tomcat
4 12 (6.63%) GlassFish
5 10 (5.52%) Jetty
6 6 (3.31%) JBoss
7 3 (1.66%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.66%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.10%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.55%) Node.js
9 1 (0.55%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (1.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.66%) Adaptiv
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.66%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.42%) Network Security
2 7 (3.87%) ATM
2 7 (3.87%) Internet
3 6 (3.31%) Multicast
4 2 (1.10%) HTTP
5 1 (0.55%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.71%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.39%) MySQL
3 11 (6.08%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.76%) NonStop SQL
5 4 (2.21%) Datomic
6 3 (1.66%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.10%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.10%) Triplestore
7 2 (1.10%) QlikView
7 2 (1.10%) DB2
7 2 (1.10%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.55%) OLTP
8 1 (0.55%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.55%) KDB
8 1 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 37 (20.44%) Maven
2 30 (16.57%) Eclipse
3 18 (9.94%) Git (software)
4 14 (7.73%) Ant
5 12 (6.63%) JUnit
5 12 (6.63%) Subversion
5 12 (6.63%) JIRA
5 12 (6.63%) Gradle
6 9 (4.97%) Jenkins
7 6 (3.31%) Mercurial
8 5 (2.76%) Mockito
9 4 (2.21%) Bugzilla
10 3 (1.66%) PowerBuilder
11 2 (1.10%) Visual Studio
11 2 (1.10%) Hudson
11 2 (1.10%) Eclipse RCP
12 1 (0.55%) Apache Ivy
12 1 (0.55%) ClearCase
General
1 51 (28.18%) Finance
2 26 (14.36%) Front Office
3 14 (7.73%) Banking
4 8 (4.42%) Games
5 4 (2.21%) Back Office
6 3 (1.66%) Publishing
7 2 (1.10%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.55%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.55%) International Banking
8 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.55%) Advertising
8 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 158 (87.29%) Developer
2 127 (70.17%) Java Developer
3 54 (29.83%) Java Swing Developer
4 21 (11.60%) Senior Developer
5 19 (10.50%) Senior Java Developer
6 18 (9.94%) Software Engineer
7 16 (8.84%) Core Java Developer
8 15 (8.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 13 (7.18%) Software Developer
10 8 (4.42%) Graduate
11 7 (3.87%) UI Programmer
11 7 (3.87%) UI Developer
11 7 (3.87%) UI Engineer
12 6 (3.31%) Junior
12 6 (3.31%) Front Office Developer
12 6 (3.31%) C# Developer
12 6 (3.31%) Java Software Developer
13 5 (2.76%) Java Software Engineer
14 4 (2.21%) Junior Developer
14 4 (2.21%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (37.02%) Spring
2 59 (32.60%) J2EE
3 40 (22.10%) Web Services
4 37 (20.44%) XML
5 36 (19.89%) Struts
6 26 (14.36%) XSLT
6 26 (14.36%) Ajax
6 26 (14.36%) Hibernate
7 21 (11.60%) HTML
8 19 (10.50%) FIX Protocol
9 18 (9.94%) JMS
9 18 (9.94%) HTML5
10 16 (8.84%) REST
10 16 (8.84%) J2SE
10 16 (8.84%) .NET
11 14 (7.73%) CSS
12 13 (7.18%) JDBC
13 12 (6.63%) Grails
14 11 (6.08%) CSS3
15 9 (4.97%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 41 (22.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 29 (16.02%) Computer Science
3 22 (12.15%) Equities
4 15 (8.29%) Derivative
5 14 (7.73%) Data Structures
6 13 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (6.63%) Fixed Income
8 11 (6.08%) Credit Derivative
9 8 (4.42%) Hedge funds
10 7 (3.87%) EFT
11 6 (3.31%) GIS
11 6 (3.31%) Management Information System
11 6 (3.31%) Mathematics
12 5 (2.76%) Physics
12 5 (2.76%) SWIFT
12 5 (2.76%) Algorithms
12 5 (2.76%) Mobile App
13 3 (1.66%) Digital Media
14 2 (1.10%) Spread Betting
14 2 (1.10%) Exotic Derivative
Operating Systems
1 35 (19.34%) UNIX
2 20 (11.05%) Linux
3 15 (8.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (34.25%) OO
2 55 (30.39%) Multithreading
3 48 (26.52%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (23.20%) SDLC
5 36 (19.89%) UML
6 27 (14.92%) Software Engineering
7 25 (13.81%) TDD
7 25 (13.81%) Scrum
8 19 (10.50%) E-Commerce
9 12 (6.63%) Low Latency
10 11 (6.08%) Mobile Development
10 11 (6.08%) Software Delivery
10 11 (6.08%) Concurrent Programming
10 11 (6.08%) MVC
11 10 (5.52%) Refactoring
12 9 (4.97%) Algorithmic Trading
12 9 (4.97%) Performance Testing
12 9 (4.97%) OOD
13 8 (4.42%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (4.42%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 181 (100.00%) Java
2 89 (49.17%) SQL
3 46 (25.41%) JavaScript
4 36 (19.89%) C++
5 31 (17.13%) C#
6 20 (11.05%) Python
7 18 (9.94%) Groovy
8 13 (7.18%) PL/SQL
9 12 (6.63%) C
10 10 (5.52%) Shell Script
11 9 (4.97%) Perl
12 6 (3.31%) Ruby
13 5 (2.76%) COBOL
13 5 (2.76%) Clojure
14 3 (1.66%) HQL
15 1 (0.55%) F#
15 1 (0.55%) Scala
15 1 (0.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 54 (29.83%) Degree
2 6 (3.31%) PhD
3 5 (2.76%) Sun Certification
4 4 (2.21%) MCPD
4 4 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.21%) MCP
5 2 (1.10%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.10%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.21%) SLA
2 1 (0.55%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 49 (27.07%) Oracle
2 11 (6.08%) TIBCO
3 9 (4.97%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.42%) Sybase
5 7 (3.87%) Google
6 5 (2.76%) HP
6 5 (2.76%) Reuters
6 5 (2.76%) Bloomberg
7 3 (1.66%) Endeca
7 3 (1.66%) SunGard
7 3 (1.66%) hybris
8 2 (1.10%) PayPal
8 2 (1.10%) Terracotta
9 1 (0.55%) Solace
9 1 (0.55%) IBM
9 1 (0.55%) Sun
9 1 (0.55%) Fidessa
Teddington, Middlesex
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to 55,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
South West London
MLG Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bromley
Ascent People
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £10000 per annum + Very good total compensation package
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £125000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
London (City)
Smart Trade Technologies
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago