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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swing (Java)
Rank 549 521 488
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -33
Permanent jobs citing Swing 87 145 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.30% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.53% 0.78% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 60 133 109
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £70,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
16325 18668 17671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.91% 38.78% 39.84%
Number of salaries quoted 14030 16068 15087
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +19 13 £72,500 +20.83% 2
Wimbledon -2 6 £50,000 -
Hounslow -6 4 £47,500 +21.79% 1
New Malden +3 3 £47,500 -5.00%
Teddington -6 3 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Twickenham - 2 £55,000 -
Mayfair - 2 £40,000 -
Swing
England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 184 (100.00%) Java
2 96 (52.17%) SQL
3 65 (35.33%) Degree
4 61 (33.15%) Spring
5 60 (32.61%) J2EE
5 60 (32.61%) OO
6 57 (30.98%) Multithreading
7 56 (30.43%) Finance
8 48 (26.09%) JavaScript
9 47 (25.54%) Maven
10 45 (24.46%) Agile Software Development
10 45 (24.46%) SDLC
11 44 (23.91%) Oracle
12 43 (23.37%) Web Services
13 42 (22.83%) XML
14 41 (22.28%) Struts
14 41 (22.28%) UNIX
15 40 (21.74%) UML
15 40 (21.74%) C++
16 37 (20.11%) Eclipse
16 37 (20.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 33 (17.93%) Computer Science
18 32 (17.39%) Ajax
18 32 (17.39%) WebLogic
19 31 (16.85%) XSLT
19 31 (16.85%) Linux
20 29 (15.76%) C#
21 28 (15.22%) Front Office
21 28 (15.22%) Software Engineering
22 26 (14.13%) TDD

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 32 (17.39%) WebLogic
2 17 (9.24%) Tomcat
3 14 (7.61%) Apache
4 10 (5.43%) GlassFish
5 9 (4.89%) Jetty
6 5 (2.72%) JBoss
7 3 (1.63%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.09%) MQSeries
8 2 (1.09%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.54%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (1.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.63%) Adaptiv
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.80%) ATM
1 7 (3.80%) Internet
1 7 (3.80%) Network Security
2 2 (1.09%) Multicast
3 1 (0.54%) DSL
3 1 (0.54%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.41%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.24%) MySQL
3 11 (5.98%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.72%) NonStop SQL
5 4 (2.17%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.17%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.63%) OLTP
6 3 (1.63%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.09%) DB2
7 2 (1.09%) QlikView
8 1 (0.54%) KDB
8 1 (0.54%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.54%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 47 (25.54%) Maven
2 37 (20.11%) Eclipse
3 19 (10.33%) Git (software)
4 17 (9.24%) Ant
5 13 (7.07%) Jenkins
6 12 (6.52%) Subversion
7 11 (5.98%) JIRA
8 10 (5.43%) JUnit
8 10 (5.43%) Mercurial
9 9 (4.89%) Gradle
10 6 (3.26%) ClearCase
11 5 (2.72%) Mockito
12 4 (2.17%) Bugzilla
13 2 (1.09%) PowerBuilder
14 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio
14 1 (0.54%) Hudson
14 1 (0.54%) Eclipse RCP
14 1 (0.54%) Jasmine
14 1 (0.54%) Sinon.JS
14 1 (0.54%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 56 (30.43%) Finance
2 28 (15.22%) Front Office
3 14 (7.61%) Banking
4 6 (3.26%) Games
5 4 (2.17%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.17%) Back Office
6 3 (1.63%) Publishing
7 1 (0.54%) Advertising
7 1 (0.54%) Music Industry
7 1 (0.54%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 160 (86.96%) Developer
2 120 (65.22%) Java Developer
3 62 (33.70%) Java Swing Developer
4 21 (11.41%) Software Engineer
5 16 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 14 (7.61%) Software Developer
6 14 (7.61%) Senior Java Developer
6 14 (7.61%) Core Java Developer
7 13 (7.07%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 8 (4.35%) UI Programmer
8 8 (4.35%) UI Developer
9 7 (3.80%) UI Engineer
9 7 (3.80%) Graduate
10 6 (3.26%) Junior
10 6 (3.26%) AWS Developer
11 5 (2.72%) Front Office Developer
11 5 (2.72%) C++ Developer
11 5 (2.72%) C# Developer
11 5 (2.72%) Java Software Engineer
12 4 (2.17%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (33.15%) Spring
2 60 (32.61%) J2EE
3 43 (23.37%) Web Services
4 42 (22.83%) XML
5 41 (22.28%) Struts
6 32 (17.39%) Ajax
7 31 (16.85%) XSLT
8 24 (13.04%) FIX Protocol
9 21 (11.41%) Hibernate
10 17 (9.24%) J2SE
10 17 (9.24%) HTML
11 16 (8.70%) JMS
12 15 (8.15%) .NET
12 15 (8.15%) CSS
12 15 (8.15%) HTML5
13 14 (7.61%) REST
14 12 (6.52%) Middleware
15 11 (5.98%) Java SE
15 11 (5.98%) Grails
15 11 (5.98%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 37 (20.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 33 (17.93%) Computer Science
3 23 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (10.33%) Derivative
4 19 (10.33%) Equities
5 14 (7.61%) Data Structures
6 11 (5.98%) Credit Derivative
7 9 (4.89%) Fixed Income
8 7 (3.80%) EFT
9 6 (3.26%) Management Information System
9 6 (3.26%) Hedge funds
10 5 (2.72%) SWIFT
10 5 (2.72%) Mathematics
10 5 (2.72%) Algorithms
11 4 (2.17%) Mobile App
11 4 (2.17%) Physics
11 4 (2.17%) Spread Betting
12 3 (1.63%) Digital Media
12 3 (1.63%) iPad
12 3 (1.63%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 41 (22.28%) UNIX
2 31 (16.85%) Linux
3 14 (7.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (32.61%) OO
2 57 (30.98%) Multithreading
3 45 (24.46%) SDLC
3 45 (24.46%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (21.74%) UML
5 28 (15.22%) Software Engineering
6 26 (14.13%) TDD
7 21 (11.41%) E-Commerce
8 19 (10.33%) Scrum
9 13 (7.07%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (7.07%) Performance Testing
10 12 (6.52%) Low Latency
11 11 (5.98%) Algorithmic Trading
11 11 (5.98%) MVC
12 10 (5.43%) Refactoring
12 10 (5.43%) Mobile Development
12 10 (5.43%) Software Delivery
12 10 (5.43%) Straight-Through Processing
13 9 (4.89%) Concurrent Programming
14 7 (3.80%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 184 (100.00%) Java
2 96 (52.17%) SQL
3 48 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 40 (21.74%) C++
5 29 (15.76%) C#
6 19 (10.33%) Python
7 17 (9.24%) Groovy
8 16 (8.70%) C
9 15 (8.15%) Shell Script
9 15 (8.15%) PL/SQL
10 9 (4.89%) Perl
11 6 (3.26%) Ruby
12 5 (2.72%) Scala
12 5 (2.72%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.72%) COBOL
13 3 (1.63%) HQL
14 2 (1.09%) Clojure
15 1 (0.54%) F#
15 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 65 (35.33%) Degree
2 5 (2.72%) Sun Certification
3 4 (2.17%) MCPD
3 4 (2.17%) MCP
3 4 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.63%) PhD
5 2 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.54%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.17%) SLA
2 3 (1.63%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.09%) QA
Vendors
1 44 (23.91%) Oracle
2 8 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.80%) TIBCO
3 7 (3.80%) Google
4 6 (3.26%) Solace
5 5 (2.72%) HP
6 4 (2.17%) Terracotta
6 4 (2.17%) Reuters
6 4 (2.17%) Bloomberg
6 4 (2.17%) Sybase
7 3 (1.63%) Endeca
7 3 (1.63%) hybris
7 3 (1.63%) SunGard
8 2 (1.09%) PayPal
9 1 (0.54%) IBM
9 1 (0.54%) Sun
9 1 (0.54%) Fidessa
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