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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 514 473 425
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -48
Permanent jobs citing Swing 120 133 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.30% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.69% 0.75% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 106 94 218
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £85,000 £83,250
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
17269 17810 20216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.49% 40.00% 40.70%
Number of salaries quoted 14718 15344 17912
Average salary £52,250 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 September 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 September 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
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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 24 £60,000 +9.09% 5
Hounslow +15 23 £39,000 -13.33% 1
New Malden - 7 £50,000 -
Teddington - 7 £50,000 -
Wimbledon - 7 £50,000 -
Clapham - 2 £45,000 -
Enfield +1 1 £37,500 +66.66%
Swing
England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 304 (100.00%) Java
2 148 (48.68%) SQL
3 138 (45.39%) OO
4 117 (38.49%) Degree
5 107 (35.20%) Finance
6 105 (34.54%) Agile Software Development
7 101 (33.22%) Software Engineering
8 95 (31.25%) Multithreading
9 88 (28.95%) Oracle
10 86 (28.29%) JavaScript
11 83 (27.30%) C++
12 81 (26.64%) UNIX
13 75 (24.67%) HTML
13 75 (24.67%) XML
14 72 (23.68%) Computer Science
15 70 (23.03%) Spring
16 66 (21.71%) J2EE
17 57 (18.75%) TDD
18 56 (18.42%) CSS
19 54 (17.76%) C
20 50 (16.45%) JSON
21 46 (15.13%) Ajax
21 46 (15.13%) Internet
21 46 (15.13%) Scrum
22 45 (14.80%) XSLT
23 42 (13.82%) Linux
23 42 (13.82%) Web Services
23 42 (13.82%) Maven
23 42 (13.82%) Git (software)
24 41 (13.49%) JDBC

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 23 (7.57%) WebLogic
2 21 (6.91%) Tomcat
3 19 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 19 (6.25%) Adobe CQ
3 19 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (3.29%) Apache
5 7 (2.30%) WebSphere
5 7 (2.30%) Confluence
6 5 (1.64%) Drupal
7 4 (1.32%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 4 (1.32%) WebSphere Process Server
8 2 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.33%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.33%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 30 (9.87%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 46 (15.13%) Internet
2 19 (6.25%) Intranet
3 16 (5.26%) HTTP
4 14 (4.61%) TCP/IP
4 14 (4.61%) SSH
5 9 (2.96%) ATM
6 2 (0.66%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (11.84%) OLTP
1 36 (11.84%) NoSQL
1 36 (11.84%) Relational Database
2 34 (11.18%) Big Data
3 33 (10.86%) MongoDB
4 32 (10.53%) Hadoop
5 26 (8.55%) RDBMS
6 19 (6.25%) Apache Hive
6 19 (6.25%) HBase
6 19 (6.25%) Impala
7 18 (5.92%) SQL Server
8 8 (2.63%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.97%) MySQL
10 4 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.66%) Apache Accumulo
13 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 42 (13.82%) Maven
1 42 (13.82%) Git (software)
2 41 (13.49%) Eclipse
3 33 (10.86%) Mercurial
4 21 (6.91%) JUnit
5 19 (6.25%) JIRA
6 18 (5.92%) Ant
7 16 (5.26%) Jenkins
8 7 (2.30%) Subversion
8 7 (2.30%) Gradle
9 4 (1.32%) NetBeans
9 4 (1.32%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.99%) IntelliJ
10 3 (0.99%) Selenium
10 3 (0.99%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.99%) Artifactory
10 3 (0.99%) Apache Ivy
11 2 (0.66%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.66%) Hudson
11 2 (0.66%) ProC
General
1 107 (35.20%) Finance
2 39 (12.83%) Banking
3 23 (7.57%) Investment Banking
4 22 (7.24%) Games
5 12 (3.95%) Front Office
6 11 (3.62%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (3.29%) Financial Institution
7 10 (3.29%) Multimedia
8 5 (1.64%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.32%) Back Office
10 3 (0.99%) Advertising
10 3 (0.99%) Retail
11 2 (0.66%) Legal
12 1 (0.33%) Electronics
12 1 (0.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 235 (77.30%) Developer
2 186 (61.18%) Java Developer
3 62 (20.39%) Software Engineer
4 42 (13.82%) Java Swing Developer
5 29 (9.54%) Java Architect
5 29 (9.54%) Senior Java Architect
5 29 (9.54%) Senior Architect
5 29 (9.54%) Senior Developer
5 29 (9.54%) Architect
6 26 (8.55%) C# Developer
7 24 (7.89%) .NET Developer
7 24 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
7 24 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
8 23 (7.57%) Senior Software Engineer
9 18 (5.92%) Software Developer
10 11 (3.62%) Java Software Developer
11 8 (2.63%) Analyst
11 8 (2.63%) Programmer
12 7 (2.30%) C++ Developer
12 7 (2.30%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (24.67%) HTML
1 75 (24.67%) XML
2 70 (23.03%) Spring
3 66 (21.71%) J2EE
4 56 (18.42%) CSS
5 50 (16.45%) JSON
6 46 (15.13%) Ajax
7 45 (14.80%) XSLT
8 42 (13.82%) Web Services
9 41 (13.49%) JDBC
10 36 (11.84%) Hibernate
10 36 (11.84%) HTML5
11 35 (11.51%) J2SE
12 34 (11.18%) SOAP
13 30 (9.87%) .NET
14 29 (9.54%) JMS
15 28 (9.21%) Java SE
15 28 (9.21%) REST
16 26 (8.55%) JSP
17 25 (8.22%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 72 (23.68%) Computer Science
2 39 (12.83%) iPad
3 36 (11.84%) User Experience
4 34 (11.18%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (9.87%) Mathematics
6 25 (8.22%) Open Source
7 21 (6.91%) Visualisation
7 21 (6.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 20 (6.58%) Client/Server
8 20 (6.58%) Statistics
9 16 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (3.62%) Fixed Income
11 10 (3.29%) Clustering
11 10 (3.29%) Streaming Media
11 10 (3.29%) Over-the-Top Content
11 10 (3.29%) Video on Demand
11 10 (3.29%) Hedge funds
11 10 (3.29%) Enterprise Storage
12 9 (2.96%) EFT
13 8 (2.63%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 81 (26.64%) UNIX
2 42 (13.82%) Linux
3 21 (6.91%) Windows
4 2 (0.66%) Android
4 2 (0.66%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (45.39%) OO
2 105 (34.54%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (33.22%) Software Engineering
4 95 (31.25%) Multithreading
5 57 (18.75%) TDD
6 46 (15.13%) Scrum
7 41 (13.49%) OOD
8 37 (12.17%) Validation
9 32 (10.53%) OOP
10 28 (9.21%) Asset Management
11 27 (8.88%) UML
12 26 (8.55%) Low Latency
13 24 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
14 22 (7.24%) Analytics
15 21 (6.91%) Data Analysis
16 20 (6.58%) Web Development
16 20 (6.58%) Unit Testing
17 19 (6.25%) MapReduce
17 19 (6.25%) Refactoring
17 19 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 304 (100.00%) Java
2 148 (48.68%) SQL
3 86 (28.29%) JavaScript
4 83 (27.30%) C++
5 54 (17.76%) C
6 38 (12.50%) C#
7 36 (11.84%) PL/SQL
8 30 (9.87%) R
9 25 (8.22%) Shell Script
10 18 (5.92%) Scala
11 13 (4.28%) Perl
12 12 (3.95%) Bash Shell
13 10 (3.29%) Python
14 4 (1.32%) Clojure
15 3 (0.99%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.99%) PHP
15 3 (0.99%) Ruby
16 2 (0.66%) Fortran
16 2 (0.66%) MATLAB
17 1 (0.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 117 (38.49%) Degree
2 21 (6.91%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (12.17%) ISO 9001
2 32 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.66%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.33%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (0.66%) OpenSSO
1 2 (0.66%) OpenAM
2 1 (0.33%) Puppet
2 1 (0.33%) Ambari
Vendors
1 88 (28.95%) Oracle
2 32 (10.53%) JBoss
3 28 (9.21%) Google
4 22 (7.24%) Microsoft
5 20 (6.58%) TIBCO
6 19 (6.25%) Adobe
7 10 (3.29%) Sybase
8 4 (1.32%) Chordiant
8 4 (1.32%) IBM
8 4 (1.32%) Reuters
8 4 (1.32%) Bloomberg
9 2 (0.66%) GoldenSource
9 2 (0.66%) Informatica
9 2 (0.66%) Sun
10 1 (0.33%) Calypso
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum + 8% Bonus, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago