The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Swing (Java)
Rank 536 587 543
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -44
Permanent jobs citing Swing 100 88 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.20% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.63% 0.53% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 84 59 134
Median salary £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,800 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £74,500 £72,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
15884 16602 18861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 40.32% 37.34% 39.26%
Number of salaries quoted 14019 14262 16232
Median salary £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Swing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 July 2016.

Swing Salary Histogram in London

Swing
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Swing within the London region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +72 23 £55,000 -24.13% 3
Mayfair +2 1 £120,000 +200.00%
Croydon - 1 £45,000 -
Enfield - 1 £35,000 -
Swing
England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing Swing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Swing.

1 177 (100.00%) Java
2 118 (66.67%) Degree
3 87 (49.15%) SQL
4 85 (48.02%) Multithreading
5 80 (45.20%) Oracle
6 78 (44.07%) Agile Software Development
7 65 (36.72%) Finance
8 64 (36.16%) Concurrent Programming
9 51 (28.81%) Software Engineering
10 50 (28.25%) Low Latency
11 47 (26.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 46 (25.99%) JMS
13 45 (25.42%) Hedge funds
14 44 (24.86%) OO
15 43 (24.29%) J2SE
16 42 (23.73%) TIBCO
17 39 (22.03%) Performance Tuning
17 39 (22.03%) Multicast
18 38 (21.47%) Maven
19 36 (20.34%) Pharmaceutical
20 35 (19.77%) Computer Science
20 35 (19.77%) Git (software)
21 33 (18.64%) Oracle Reports
22 31 (17.51%) Tomcat
22 31 (17.51%) OOP
23 29 (16.38%) JDBC
24 28 (15.82%) J2EE
25 27 (15.25%) Apache
26 26 (14.69%) TDD
27 24 (13.56%) Oracle Database

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 31 (17.51%) Tomcat
2 27 (15.25%) Apache
3 8 (4.52%) JBoss
4 5 (2.82%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.26%) GemFire
5 4 (2.26%) MQSeries
5 4 (2.26%) Oracle Coherence
5 4 (2.26%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.82%) GitHub
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (22.03%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (18.64%) Oracle Reports
2 24 (13.56%) Oracle Database
3 17 (9.60%) SQL Server
4 9 (5.08%) JasperReports
5 8 (4.52%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.39%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.82%) Data Mining
7 5 (2.82%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.26%) Big Data
8 4 (2.26%) DB2
8 4 (2.26%) Hazelcast
9 3 (1.69%) MySQL
10 2 (1.13%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 38 (21.47%) Maven
2 35 (19.77%) Git (software)
3 20 (11.30%) JUnit
4 18 (10.17%) Jenkins
5 10 (5.65%) Ant
5 10 (5.65%) JIRA
6 9 (5.08%) Eclipse
6 9 (5.08%) FindBugs
7 8 (4.52%) Selenium
7 8 (4.52%) Subversion
8 6 (3.39%) TeamCity
9 5 (2.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (2.82%) Cucumber
9 5 (2.82%) Hudson
9 5 (2.82%) IntelliJ
9 5 (2.82%) WebDriver
10 4 (2.26%) EasyMock
10 4 (2.26%) FitNesse
10 4 (2.26%) Gradle
10 4 (2.26%) Liquibase
General
1 65 (36.72%) Finance
2 36 (20.34%) Pharmaceutical
3 14 (7.91%) Front Office
3 14 (7.91%) Music Industry
4 9 (5.08%) Banking
5 7 (3.95%) Publishing
6 5 (2.82%) Games
7 4 (2.26%) Back Office
8 3 (1.69%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.13%) Advertising
9 2 (1.13%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 161 (90.96%) Developer
2 160 (90.40%) Java Developer
3 36 (20.34%) Applications Developer
3 36 (20.34%) Java Applications Developer
3 36 (20.34%) SQL Developer
4 32 (18.08%) Core Java Developer
5 31 (17.51%) Oracle Applications Developer
5 31 (17.51%) Oracle Developer
6 30 (16.95%) Java Swing Developer
6 30 (16.95%) Senior Developer
6 30 (16.95%) Senior Java Developer
7 28 (15.82%) Java Software Developer
8 27 (15.25%) Java Engineer
9 26 (14.69%) Java Software Engineer
9 26 (14.69%) Software Engineer
10 22 (12.43%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 17 (9.60%) GUI Developer
11 17 (9.60%) Java GUI Developer
12 13 (7.34%) Graduate
13 9 (5.08%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (25.99%) JMS
2 43 (24.29%) J2SE
3 29 (16.38%) JDBC
4 28 (15.82%) J2EE
5 23 (12.99%) Spring
6 14 (7.91%) Hibernate
7 13 (7.34%) FIX Protocol
7 13 (7.34%) JPA
8 11 (6.21%) Guava
8 11 (6.21%) HTML
8 11 (6.21%) XML
9 9 (5.08%) .NET
9 9 (5.08%) Java SE
9 9 (5.08%) Middleware
9 9 (5.08%) SWT
10 7 (3.95%) JSP
11 6 (3.39%) EJB
11 6 (3.39%) JavaBeans
11 6 (3.39%) JSON
12 5 (2.82%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 47 (26.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 45 (25.42%) Hedge funds
3 35 (19.77%) Computer Science
4 11 (6.21%) Equities
5 10 (5.65%) Fintech
6 6 (3.39%) Physics
7 5 (2.82%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.26%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.26%) Credit Derivative
8 4 (2.26%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.26%) Derivative
9 3 (1.69%) Fixed Income
10 2 (1.13%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.13%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.13%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.56%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.73%) Linux
2 14 (7.91%) Unix
3 13 (7.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (48.02%) Multithreading
2 78 (44.07%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (36.16%) Concurrent Programming
4 51 (28.81%) Software Engineering
5 50 (28.25%) Low Latency
6 44 (24.86%) OO
7 39 (22.03%) Performance Tuning
8 31 (17.51%) OOP
9 26 (14.69%) TDD
10 23 (12.99%) BDD
10 23 (12.99%) Mentoring
11 11 (6.21%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (5.08%) Unit Testing
13 8 (4.52%) SDLC
14 7 (3.95%) Algorithmic Trading
15 6 (3.39%) Disruptive Innovation
15 6 (3.39%) Electronic Trading
15 6 (3.39%) Functional Testing
16 5 (2.82%) DevOps
16 5 (2.82%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 177 (100.00%) Java
2 87 (49.15%) SQL
3 23 (12.99%) PL/SQL
4 18 (10.17%) C++
5 14 (7.91%) JavaScript
6 12 (6.78%) Perl
6 12 (6.78%) Python
7 10 (5.65%) Bash Shell
8 7 (3.95%) Ruby
9 6 (3.39%) Groovy
10 5 (2.82%) Scala
11 4 (2.26%) C#
12 3 (1.69%) C
12 3 (1.69%) ES6
13 2 (1.13%) PHP
13 2 (1.13%) VB
13 2 (1.13%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.13%) VB6
14 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 118 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (1.69%) DV Cleared
2 3 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.39%) QA
2 5 (2.82%) HL7
Systems Management
1 3 (1.69%) Apache Shiro
2 2 (1.13%) Control-M
Vendors
1 80 (45.20%) Oracle
2 42 (23.73%) TIBCO
3 18 (10.17%) PayPal
4 6 (3.39%) Sybase
5 4 (2.26%) Calypso
5 4 (2.26%) IBM
6 3 (1.69%) Apple
7 2 (1.13%) Bloomberg
7 2 (1.13%) GigaSpaces
7 2 (1.13%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.13%) Reuters
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