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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Swing (Java)
Rank 547 591 552
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -39
Permanent jobs citing Swing 77 77 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.17% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 0.47% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 64 59 103
Median salary £67,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.10% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £45,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
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
15291 16440 17505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 40.34% 37.33% 38.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13438 14080 14953
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £77,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +59 18 £50,000 -28.57% 1
Hounslow +8 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Croydon +3 1 £45,000 -2.70%
Swing
England

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 181 (100.00%) Java
2 110 (60.77%) Degree
3 90 (49.72%) Multithreading
3 90 (49.72%) SQL
4 87 (48.07%) Finance
5 84 (46.41%) Agile Software Development
6 77 (42.54%) Concurrent Programming
7 67 (37.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 66 (36.46%) Low Latency
9 64 (35.36%) Oracle
10 60 (33.15%) J2SE
10 60 (33.15%) Software Engineering
11 55 (30.39%) Performance Tuning
12 51 (28.18%) OO
12 51 (28.18%) JMS
13 47 (25.97%) TIBCO
14 46 (25.41%) Hedge funds
15 44 (24.31%) Multicast
16 39 (21.55%) Maven
17 37 (20.44%) OOP
18 34 (18.78%) Computer Science
19 29 (16.02%) Pharmaceutical
19 29 (16.02%) Java SE
20 27 (14.92%) JDBC
21 26 (14.36%) Git (software)
22 25 (13.81%) J2EE
23 23 (12.71%) Tomcat
23 23 (12.71%) Mentoring
24 22 (12.15%) Oracle Database
24 22 (12.15%) JIRA

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 23 (12.71%) Tomcat
2 22 (12.15%) Apache
3 11 (6.08%) JBoss
4 5 (2.76%) WebLogic
4 5 (2.76%) WebSphere
5 4 (2.21%) GemFire
5 4 (2.21%) MQSeries
5 4 (2.21%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.55%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.76%) GitHub
2 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (24.31%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.15%) Oracle Database
1 22 (12.15%) Oracle Reports
2 14 (7.73%) MongoDB
2 14 (7.73%) NoSQL
2 14 (7.73%) Relational Database
3 13 (7.18%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.76%) JasperReports
5 4 (2.21%) Big Data
5 4 (2.21%) Data Mining
5 4 (2.21%) DB2
5 4 (2.21%) Hazelcast
6 3 (1.66%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.66%) MySQL
6 3 (1.66%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.55%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.55%) KDB
Development Applications
1 39 (21.55%) Maven
2 26 (14.36%) Git (software)
3 22 (12.15%) JIRA
4 20 (11.05%) JUnit
5 19 (10.50%) Ant
6 18 (9.94%) Jenkins
7 14 (7.73%) Eclipse
8 11 (6.08%) IntelliJ
9 7 (3.87%) Mercurial
9 7 (3.87%) NetBeans
9 7 (3.87%) Subversion
10 6 (3.31%) TeamCity
11 5 (2.76%) FindBugs
12 4 (2.21%) EasyMock
12 4 (2.21%) FitNesse
12 4 (2.21%) Gradle
12 4 (2.21%) Liquibase
13 3 (1.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (1.66%) Visual Studio
14 2 (1.10%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 87 (48.07%) Finance
2 29 (16.02%) Pharmaceutical
3 18 (9.94%) Front Office
4 15 (8.29%) Music Industry
5 11 (6.08%) Banking
6 8 (4.42%) Publishing
7 6 (3.31%) Games
8 4 (2.21%) Back Office
9 2 (1.10%) Aerospace
9 2 (1.10%) Legal
9 2 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 160 (88.40%) Developer
2 158 (87.29%) Java Developer
3 46 (25.41%) Core Java Developer
4 32 (17.68%) Java Engineer
5 30 (16.57%) Senior Developer
5 30 (16.57%) Senior Java Developer
6 28 (15.47%) Applications Developer
6 28 (15.47%) Java Applications Developer
7 27 (14.92%) Java Software Engineer
7 27 (14.92%) Java Swing Developer
7 27 (14.92%) Software Engineer
8 23 (12.71%) Java Software Developer
8 23 (12.71%) SQL Developer
9 21 (11.60%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 20 (11.05%) Oracle Applications Developer
10 20 (11.05%) Oracle Developer
11 13 (7.18%) Low Latency Java Developer
12 11 (6.08%) Graduate
12 11 (6.08%) GUI Developer
12 11 (6.08%) Java GUI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (33.15%) J2SE
2 51 (28.18%) JMS
3 29 (16.02%) Java SE
4 27 (14.92%) JDBC
5 25 (13.81%) J2EE
6 21 (11.60%) FIX Protocol
7 19 (10.50%) Spring
8 12 (6.63%) Hibernate
9 11 (6.08%) JPA
10 10 (5.52%) XML
11 9 (4.97%) Guava
12 8 (4.42%) HTML
13 7 (3.87%) EJB
13 7 (3.87%) JavaBeans
13 7 (3.87%) JSON
13 7 (3.87%) JSP
14 5 (2.76%) .NET
14 5 (2.76%) SWT
15 4 (2.21%) CSS
15 4 (2.21%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 67 (37.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 46 (25.41%) Hedge funds
3 34 (18.78%) Computer Science
4 16 (8.84%) Equities
5 11 (6.08%) Fintech
6 6 (3.31%) Derivative
7 4 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.21%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.21%) Credit Derivative
7 4 (2.21%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.21%) Physics
8 3 (1.66%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.66%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.10%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.10%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.55%) Applied Mathematics
10 1 (0.55%) Informatics
10 1 (0.55%) OTC Derivatives
10 1 (0.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.15%) Linux
2 19 (10.50%) Unix
3 7 (3.87%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (49.72%) Multithreading
2 84 (46.41%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (42.54%) Concurrent Programming
4 66 (36.46%) Low Latency
5 60 (33.15%) Software Engineering
6 55 (30.39%) Performance Tuning
7 51 (28.18%) OO
8 37 (20.44%) OOP
9 23 (12.71%) Mentoring
10 16 (8.84%) Algorithmic Trading
10 16 (8.84%) TDD
11 15 (8.29%) BDD
12 14 (7.73%) Continuous Deployment
13 11 (6.08%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (5.52%) Analytics
15 8 (4.42%) Refactoring
15 8 (4.42%) Scrum
15 8 (4.42%) User Acceptance Testing
16 7 (3.87%) Functional Testing
16 7 (3.87%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 181 (100.00%) Java
2 90 (49.72%) SQL
3 19 (10.50%) PL/SQL
4 13 (7.18%) C++
5 11 (6.08%) Bash Shell
6 10 (5.52%) JavaScript
7 8 (4.42%) Python
7 8 (4.42%) Scala
8 7 (3.87%) Shell Script
9 6 (3.31%) C#
9 6 (3.31%) Perl
10 4 (2.21%) C
10 4 (2.21%) Groovy
11 3 (1.66%) PHP
11 3 (1.66%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.10%) Ruby
12 2 (1.10%) VB
12 2 (1.10%) VB6
13 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 110 (60.77%) Degree
2 4 (2.21%) DV Cleared
2 4 (2.21%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.55%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.55%) PhD
3 1 (0.55%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 11 (6.08%) Control-M
Vendors
1 64 (35.36%) Oracle
2 47 (25.97%) TIBCO
3 19 (10.50%) PayPal
4 8 (4.42%) Murex
5 7 (3.87%) Sybase
6 4 (2.21%) Calypso
6 4 (2.21%) IBM
7 3 (1.66%) Apple
8 2 (1.10%) Bloomberg
8 2 (1.10%) GigaSpaces
8 2 (1.10%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.10%) Reuters
9 1 (0.55%) Sun
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