The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 681 585 516
Rank change year-on-year
-96 -69
Permanent jobs citing Swing 228 299 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.28% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.71% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 206 245 380
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £30,000 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
43909 42375 47512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.98% 39.47% 40.58%
Number of salaries quoted 36901 36766 41779
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Swing within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Swing Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Swing
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Swing within the UK.

Swing Salary Trend in the UK

Swing
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Swing over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 within the UK.

Swing Salary Histogram in the UK

Swing
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Swing within the UK over the 3 months to 2 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
England -84 221 £50,000 +10.49% 34
London -6 131 £52,500 -4.54% 12
South East -41 42 £50,000 - 10
Surrey -22 30 £50,000 - 9
Hounslow +10 25 £39,000 -13.33% 1
City of London -12 23 £60,000 - 3
East of England -30 21 £45,000 +80.00% 3
Redhill -11 18 £50,000 +5.26% 3
South West -23 13 £35,000 - 4
Berkshire -5 10 £45,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire -6 9 £37,500 -11.76%
Reigate -17 9 £50,000 - 2
Horley - 9 £50,000 -
Cambridge - 8 £47,500 -
Dorset -4 7 £37,000 -17.77% 4
Guildford -7 7 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Yorkshire -64 7 £33,000 -2.94% 2
Hertfordshire -26 6 £30,000 +33.33% 3
Teddington - 6 £50,000 - 1
Wimbledon - 6 £50,000 -
Colchester - 6 £50,000 -
Essex - 6 £50,000 -
New Malden - 6 £50,000 -
Newbury - 6 £45,000 -
Sheffield - 5 £33,000 - 2
South Yorkshire - 5 £33,000 - 2
Woking +2 4 £47,500 -9.52%
Bristol 0 4 £35,000 +40.00%
Scotland -12 4 £48,750 +30.00% 1
Clapham - 4 £45,000 -

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 548 (100.00%) Java
2 322 (58.76%) SQL
3 217 (39.60%) Degree
4 209 (38.14%) OO
5 194 (35.40%) Oracle
6 178 (32.48%) Spring
7 177 (32.30%) J2EE
8 163 (29.74%) Finance
9 158 (28.83%) JavaScript
10 153 (27.92%) Software Engineering
11 146 (26.64%) XML
12 140 (25.55%) HTML
13 132 (24.09%) Computer Science
14 126 (22.99%) Multithreading
15 120 (21.90%) CSS
15 120 (21.90%) Hibernate
16 119 (21.72%) Eclipse
17 110 (20.07%) JDBC
18 107 (19.53%) UNIX
19 103 (18.80%) JBoss
19 103 (18.80%) C
20 95 (17.34%) C++
21 90 (16.42%) Maven
22 89 (16.24%) Scrum
22 89 (16.24%) Web Services
23 86 (15.69%) Linux
24 84 (15.33%) PL/SQL
24 84 (15.33%) Agile Software Development
25 80 (14.60%) Relational Database
26 79 (14.42%) JSP

Swing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 78 (14.23%) WebLogic
2 57 (10.40%) WebSphere
3 41 (7.48%) Tomcat
4 24 (4.38%) GlassFish
5 20 (3.65%) SharePoint
5 20 (3.65%) Adobe CQ
5 20 (3.65%) SharePoint 2013
6 15 (2.74%) Apache
7 10 (1.82%) Oracle Workflow
8 7 (1.28%) Drupal
8 7 (1.28%) Confluence
9 6 (1.09%) Jetty
10 5 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.73%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
11 4 (0.73%) WebSphere Process Server
12 3 (0.55%) Mule
12 3 (0.55%) TIBCO EMS
13 1 (0.18%) Node.js
13 1 (0.18%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.18%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (0.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (1.46%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.36%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 30 (5.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 49 (8.94%) Internet
2 28 (5.11%) HTTP
3 20 (3.65%) Intranet
4 17 (3.10%) TCP/IP
5 14 (2.55%) SSH
6 11 (2.01%) ATM
7 3 (0.55%) SDH
7 3 (0.55%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.55%) SNMP
7 3 (0.55%) MPLS
7 3 (0.55%) Wireless
8 2 (0.36%) PuTTY
8 2 (0.36%) DSL
8 2 (0.36%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (14.60%) Relational Database
2 57 (10.40%) Hadoop
3 55 (10.04%) SQL Server
4 54 (9.85%) RDBMS
5 53 (9.67%) NoSQL
5 53 (9.67%) Big Data
6 40 (7.30%) OLTP
7 39 (7.12%) MongoDB
8 33 (6.02%) MySQL
9 25 (4.56%) Oracle Database
10 20 (3.65%) Apache Accumulo
11 19 (3.47%) Impala
11 19 (3.47%) HBase
11 19 (3.47%) Apache Hive
12 14 (2.55%) Data Mining
13 6 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (0.73%) Oracle Database 10g
15 3 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
15 3 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
16 2 (0.36%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 119 (21.72%) Eclipse
2 90 (16.42%) Maven
3 63 (11.50%) Git (software)
4 54 (9.85%) Ant
5 37 (6.75%) JUnit
6 36 (6.57%) Mercurial
7 35 (6.39%) Subversion
8 27 (4.93%) Jenkins
9 21 (3.83%) JIRA
10 19 (3.47%) Gradle
11 11 (2.01%) NetBeans
11 11 (2.01%) ProC
12 8 (1.46%) Hudson
13 6 (1.09%) Eclipse RCP
13 6 (1.09%) Selenium
13 6 (1.09%) Visual Studio
13 6 (1.09%) Checkstyle
14 5 (0.91%) TeamCity
15 3 (0.55%) Talend Open Studio
15 3 (0.55%) JMeter
General
1 163 (29.74%) Finance
2 49 (8.94%) Banking
3 27 (4.93%) Investment Banking
4 22 (4.01%) Games
5 20 (3.65%) Retail
6 19 (3.47%) Telecoms
7 15 (2.74%) Front Office
8 12 (2.19%) Pharmaceutical
8 12 (2.19%) Automotive
9 10 (1.82%) Multimedia
10 9 (1.64%) Financial Institution
11 7 (1.28%) Legal
12 6 (1.09%) Advertising
13 5 (0.91%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.73%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.73%) Back Office
15 3 (0.55%) Electronics
15 3 (0.55%) Manufacturing
16 2 (0.36%) Marketing
17 1 (0.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 429 (78.28%) Developer
2 336 (61.31%) Java Developer
3 94 (17.15%) Software Engineer
4 65 (11.86%) Java Swing Developer
5 54 (9.85%) Senior Developer
6 48 (8.76%) Senior Java Developer
7 33 (6.02%) Architect
8 32 (5.84%) Software Developer
8 32 (5.84%) Java Architect
9 31 (5.66%) Senior Java Architect
9 31 (5.66%) Senior Architect
10 28 (5.11%) C# Developer
11 26 (4.74%) Senior Software Engineer
11 26 (4.74%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 25 (4.56%) .NET Developer
12 25 (4.56%) C# .NET Developer
13 21 (3.83%) Programmer
13 21 (3.83%) Analyst
14 20 (3.65%) Systems Developer
15 18 (3.28%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (32.48%) Spring
2 177 (32.30%) J2EE
3 146 (26.64%) XML
4 140 (25.55%) HTML
5 120 (21.90%) CSS
5 120 (21.90%) Hibernate
6 110 (20.07%) JDBC
7 89 (16.24%) Web Services
8 79 (14.42%) JSP
9 72 (13.14%) XSLT
10 70 (12.77%) Ajax
11 61 (11.13%) JSON
12 59 (10.77%) SOAP
13 57 (10.40%) JMS
14 53 (9.67%) J2SE
15 51 (9.31%) Servlets
16 47 (8.58%) REST
17 45 (8.21%) .NET
17 45 (8.21%) Struts
17 45 (8.21%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 132 (24.09%) Computer Science
2 55 (10.04%) Mathematics
3 44 (8.03%) Open Source
3 44 (8.03%) iPad
4 36 (6.57%) Enterprise Software
5 28 (5.11%) Client/Server
6 25 (4.56%) Visualisation
7 21 (3.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 21 (3.83%) Mobile App
8 20 (3.65%) Statistics
9 13 (2.37%) Fixed Income
10 12 (2.19%) Physics
11 11 (2.01%) EFT
11 11 (2.01%) GIS
12 10 (1.82%) Clustering
12 10 (1.82%) Video on Demand
12 10 (1.82%) Hedge funds
12 10 (1.82%) Enterprise Storage
12 10 (1.82%) Streaming Media
12 10 (1.82%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 107 (19.53%) UNIX
2 86 (15.69%) Linux
3 46 (8.39%) Windows
4 16 (2.92%) Android
5 11 (2.01%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.55%) Solaris
6 3 (0.55%) Debian
7 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (38.14%) OO
2 153 (27.92%) Software Engineering
3 126 (22.99%) Multithreading
4 89 (16.24%) Scrum
5 84 (15.33%) Agile Software Development
6 75 (13.69%) TDD
7 55 (10.04%) OOD
8 51 (9.31%) OOP
9 41 (7.48%) Validation
10 40 (7.30%) UML
11 36 (6.57%) Web Development
12 35 (6.39%) MVC
13 30 (5.47%) Unit Testing
14 29 (5.29%) Asset Management
15 27 (4.93%) Business Intelligence
16 25 (4.56%) Low Latency
17 24 (4.38%) Project Management
17 24 (4.38%) Data Analysis
18 23 (4.20%) E-Commerce
18 23 (4.20%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 548 (100.00%) Java
2 322 (58.76%) SQL
3 158 (28.83%) JavaScript
4 103 (18.80%) C
5 95 (17.34%) C++
6 84 (15.33%) PL/SQL
7 51 (9.31%) C#
8 36 (6.57%) Perl
9 32 (5.84%) Shell Script
9 32 (5.84%) R
10 27 (4.93%) Python
11 22 (4.01%) Scala
12 18 (3.28%) Bash Shell
13 16 (2.92%) PHP
14 6 (1.09%) Jython
15 5 (0.91%) Ruby
16 4 (0.73%) Clojure
16 4 (0.73%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.36%) MATLAB
17 2 (0.36%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 217 (39.60%) Degree
2 17 (3.10%) PhD
3 6 (1.09%) Sun Certification
4 3 (0.55%) OCP
4 3 (0.55%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.36%) ISEB
5 2 (0.36%) PMP
5 2 (0.36%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.36%) OCPJP
5 2 (0.36%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.36%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.36%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.18%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.18%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (7.48%) ISO 9001
2 40 (7.30%) QA
System Software
1 4 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 4 (0.73%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.36%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (0.73%) MOM
1 4 (0.73%) Puppet
1 4 (0.73%) Ambari
2 2 (0.36%) OpenAM
2 2 (0.36%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 194 (35.40%) Oracle
2 103 (18.80%) JBoss
3 34 (6.20%) Google
4 25 (4.56%) Microsoft
5 23 (4.20%) TIBCO
6 20 (3.65%) Adobe
7 11 (2.01%) Sybase
8 5 (0.91%) Sun
8 5 (0.91%) Reuters
8 5 (0.91%) Bloomberg
9 4 (0.73%) Sony
9 4 (0.73%) Apple
9 4 (0.73%) Chordiant
9 4 (0.73%) IBM
10 3 (0.55%) GoldenSource
10 3 (0.55%) Talend
10 3 (0.55%) Informatica
10 3 (0.55%) Cramer
11 2 (0.36%) Retek
11 2 (0.36%) Red Hat
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £36000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £23000 to £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + full bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + full bens
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Energon Global
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Great package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: Up to £90,000 basic + 20% bonus + £7,000 car allowance + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum competitive package
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum + BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Bangor, Gwynedd
Supertemps
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Net Talent
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago