The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Swing (Java)
Rank 143 158 172
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +14
Permanent jobs citing Swing 2 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.080% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.44% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -30.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
Swing
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
943 1144 1426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.92% 34.71% 39.18%
Number of salaries quoted 635 727 961
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Swing
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Swing across the Scotland region.

Swing Salary Trend in Scotland

Swing
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Swing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Glasgow - 2 £47,500 - 1
Swing
UK

Swing
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Swing.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (100.00%) Front Office
1 3 (100.00%) Equities
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Derivative
1 3 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Algorithmic Trading
2 2 (66.67%) KDB
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Market Making
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Systematic Trading
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Electronic Trading

Swing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) KDB
General
1 3 (100.00%) Front Office
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Electronic Trading Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Derivative
1 3 (100.00%) Equities
1 3 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Algorithmic Trading
2 2 (66.67%) Market Making
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (33.33%) Systematic Trading
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Seebyte Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £34,000 per annum + Pension and Bonus Schemes
Posted: 25 days ago