The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 650 611 519
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -92
Permanent jobs citing Swing 262 282 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.26% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.58% 0.65% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 240 239 372
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45513 43072 48363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.84% 39.59% 41.01%
Number of salaries quoted 38686 37347 42809
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
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 25 July 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 25 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -40 256 £50,000 +11.11% 31
London -35 151 £52,500 -4.54% 17
South East -8 50 £45,000 -5.26% 7
Surrey -4 31 £47,500 -5.00% 6
East of England -8 31 £45,000 +16.12%
Hounslow +6 29 £39,000 -13.33% 3
City of London -43 23 £60,000 - 4
Redhill -7 16 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Berkshire +19 15 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Guildford +7 13 £45,000 -14.28% 1
South West -4 13 £31,500 +26.00%
Newbury - 13 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire -22 12 £37,500 +36.36%
Reigate -8 10 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Essex - 10 £50,000 -
Horley - 10 £45,000 -
Colchester - 10 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire +1 9 £36,250 -14.70%
Dorset - 7 £30,000 -
Poole - 7 £30,000 -
Cambridge - 7 £47,500 -
Hertford +5 6 £47,500 -13.63%
Clapham - 6 £45,000 -
West Midlands -10 5 £47,500 +35.71%
North West +2 4 £25,000 -61.53% 5
Hampshire +2 4 £30,000 -33.33%
Bristol +1 4 £35,000 +42.85%
Scotland -9 4 £40,000 -11.11%
Wimbledon - 4 £50,000 -
Teddington - 4 £50,000 - 1

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 617 (100.00%) Java
2 383 (62.07%) SQL
3 239 (38.74%) Degree
4 232 (37.60%) OO
5 230 (37.28%) Oracle
6 214 (34.68%) Spring
7 195 (31.60%) J2EE
8 189 (30.63%) Finance
9 184 (29.82%) XML
10 178 (28.85%) JavaScript
11 164 (26.58%) Software Engineering
12 159 (25.77%) HTML
13 145 (23.50%) Computer Science
14 139 (22.53%) Multithreading
15 132 (21.39%) JDBC
15 132 (21.39%) UNIX
16 126 (20.42%) CSS
17 125 (20.26%) Hibernate
18 120 (19.45%) Eclipse
19 115 (18.64%) Web Services
20 114 (18.48%) Linux
21 110 (17.83%) JBoss
22 108 (17.50%) C
23 98 (15.88%) JSP
24 97 (15.72%) C++
24 97 (15.72%) Scrum
25 91 (14.75%) Relational Database
26 90 (14.59%) Agile Software Development
27 87 (14.10%) PL/SQL
28 78 (12.64%) XSLT

Swing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 64 (10.37%) WebLogic
2 56 (9.08%) WebSphere
3 54 (8.75%) Tomcat
4 22 (3.57%) GlassFish
5 20 (3.24%) Adobe CQ
5 20 (3.24%) SharePoint 2013
5 20 (3.24%) SharePoint
6 15 (2.43%) Apache
7 10 (1.62%) Oracle Workflow
8 8 (1.30%) TIBCO EMS
9 6 (0.97%) Jetty
9 6 (0.97%) Mule
10 5 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (0.81%) Drupal
11 4 (0.65%) WebSphere Process Server
11 4 (0.65%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
12 3 (0.49%) Confluence
12 3 (0.49%) Commerce Server
13 2 (0.32%) GemFire
14 1 (0.16%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (0.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (1.30%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.32%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 38 (6.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 61 (9.89%) Internet
2 27 (4.38%) HTTP
3 20 (3.24%) Intranet
4 17 (2.76%) ATM
4 17 (2.76%) TCP/IP
5 14 (2.27%) SSH
6 6 (0.97%) LDAP
7 5 (0.81%) NGN
8 4 (0.65%) SNMP
9 3 (0.49%) SDH
9 3 (0.49%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.49%) MPLS
10 2 (0.32%) DSL
10 2 (0.32%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (14.75%) Relational Database
2 77 (12.48%) Hadoop
3 71 (11.51%) Big Data
4 64 (10.37%) RDBMS
5 62 (10.05%) SQL Server
6 61 (9.89%) NoSQL
7 52 (8.43%) MongoDB
8 47 (7.62%) OLTP
9 40 (6.48%) MySQL
10 27 (4.38%) Apache Accumulo
11 25 (4.05%) Oracle Database
11 25 (4.05%) Impala
11 25 (4.05%) HBase
11 25 (4.05%) Apache Hive
12 14 (2.27%) Data Mining
13 10 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (1.30%) KDB
15 4 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
16 3 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
16 3 (0.49%) DB2
Development Applications
1 120 (19.45%) Eclipse
2 77 (12.48%) Maven
3 66 (10.70%) Git (software)
4 53 (8.59%) Ant
5 46 (7.46%) JUnit
6 44 (7.13%) Subversion
7 37 (6.00%) Mercurial
8 26 (4.21%) JIRA
9 21 (3.40%) Jenkins
10 19 (3.08%) Gradle
11 14 (2.27%) Hudson
12 10 (1.62%) NetBeans
12 10 (1.62%) ProC
12 10 (1.62%) Visual Studio
12 10 (1.62%) IntelliJ
13 9 (1.46%) Selenium
14 7 (1.13%) jMock
14 7 (1.13%) EasyMock
15 6 (0.97%) TeamCity
15 6 (0.97%) Checkstyle
General
1 189 (30.63%) Finance
2 40 (6.48%) Banking
3 28 (4.54%) Investment Banking
4 27 (4.38%) Retail
5 21 (3.40%) Front Office
6 20 (3.24%) Games
7 19 (3.08%) Telecoms
8 14 (2.27%) Automotive
9 13 (2.11%) Back Office
10 10 (1.62%) Pharmaceutical
10 10 (1.62%) Multimedia
11 8 (1.30%) Legal
12 6 (0.97%) Advertising
13 4 (0.65%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.49%) Electronics
15 2 (0.32%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.32%) Manufacturing
16 1 (0.16%) Marketing
16 1 (0.16%) Billing
Job Titles
1 482 (78.12%) Developer
2 378 (61.26%) Java Developer
3 102 (16.53%) Software Engineer
4 66 (10.70%) Senior Developer
5 60 (9.72%) Senior Java Developer
5 60 (9.72%) Java Swing Developer
6 39 (6.32%) Architect
7 38 (6.16%) Software Developer
7 38 (6.16%) Java Architect
7 38 (6.16%) Senior Java Architect
7 38 (6.16%) Senior Architect
8 34 (5.51%) Analyst
9 33 (5.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 29 (4.70%) Senior Software Engineer
11 27 (4.38%) Systems Developer
12 25 (4.05%) C# Developer
13 20 (3.24%) Programmer
14 19 (3.08%) .NET Developer
14 19 (3.08%) C# .NET Developer
15 18 (2.92%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (34.68%) Spring
2 195 (31.60%) J2EE
3 184 (29.82%) XML
4 159 (25.77%) HTML
5 132 (21.39%) JDBC
6 126 (20.42%) CSS
7 125 (20.26%) Hibernate
8 115 (18.64%) Web Services
9 98 (15.88%) JSP
10 78 (12.64%) XSLT
11 70 (11.35%) SOAP
12 68 (11.02%) JMS
13 67 (10.86%) JSON
14 65 (10.53%) Ajax
15 63 (10.21%) J2SE
16 60 (9.72%) REST
17 58 (9.40%) XSD
18 49 (7.94%) HTML5
19 47 (7.62%) GWT
19 47 (7.62%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 145 (23.50%) Computer Science
2 72 (11.67%) Mathematics
3 52 (8.43%) iPad
4 50 (8.10%) Open Source
5 43 (6.97%) Enterprise Software
6 35 (5.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 34 (5.51%) Client/Server
7 34 (5.51%) Visualisation
8 26 (4.21%) Statistics
8 26 (4.21%) Fixed Income
9 24 (3.89%) Mobile App
10 23 (3.73%) Equities
11 17 (2.76%) EFT
11 17 (2.76%) Physics
12 16 (2.59%) Equity Derivative
12 16 (2.59%) Derivative
13 12 (1.94%) GIS
14 10 (1.62%) Clustering
14 10 (1.62%) Streaming Media
14 10 (1.62%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 132 (21.39%) UNIX
2 114 (18.48%) Linux
3 55 (8.91%) Windows
4 15 (2.43%) Android
5 12 (1.94%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.97%) Solaris
7 2 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (37.60%) OO
2 164 (26.58%) Software Engineering
3 139 (22.53%) Multithreading
4 97 (15.72%) Scrum
5 90 (14.59%) Agile Software Development
6 76 (12.32%) TDD
7 67 (10.86%) OOP
8 56 (9.08%) OOD
9 47 (7.62%) Validation
10 45 (7.29%) UML
10 45 (7.29%) Web Development
11 41 (6.65%) Unit Testing
12 37 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
13 35 (5.67%) E-Commerce
13 35 (5.67%) Data Analysis
14 34 (5.51%) MVC
15 31 (5.02%) Analytics
16 30 (4.86%) Low Latency
17 29 (4.70%) Asset Management
18 27 (4.38%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 617 (100.00%) Java
2 383 (62.07%) SQL
3 178 (28.85%) JavaScript
4 108 (17.50%) C
5 97 (15.72%) C++
6 87 (14.10%) PL/SQL
7 50 (8.10%) C#
8 42 (6.81%) Perl
9 38 (6.16%) R
10 31 (5.02%) Shell Script
11 25 (4.05%) Python
12 18 (2.92%) PHP
13 16 (2.59%) Scala
14 11 (1.78%) Jython
15 9 (1.46%) Bash Shell
16 5 (0.81%) Ruby
17 4 (0.65%) Clojure
17 4 (0.65%) T-SQL
17 4 (0.65%) ActionScript
18 3 (0.49%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 239 (38.74%) Degree
2 11 (1.78%) PhD
3 10 (1.62%) Sun Certification
4 4 (0.65%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.65%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.49%) HND
5 3 (0.49%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.49%) PMP
5 3 (0.49%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.49%) ISEB
5 3 (0.49%) OCP
5 3 (0.49%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.32%) OCPJP
7 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (8.75%) QA
2 47 (7.62%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (0.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 4 (0.65%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.32%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (1.13%) MOM
2 4 (0.65%) Puppet
2 4 (0.65%) Ambari
3 2 (0.32%) OpenAM
3 2 (0.32%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 230 (37.28%) Oracle
2 110 (17.83%) JBoss
3 48 (7.78%) Google
4 38 (6.16%) TIBCO
5 25 (4.05%) Microsoft
6 21 (3.40%) Sybase
7 20 (3.24%) Adobe
8 11 (1.78%) IBM
9 5 (0.81%) Sun
9 5 (0.81%) Reuters
9 5 (0.81%) Bloomberg
10 4 (0.65%) Sony
10 4 (0.65%) Chordiant
10 4 (0.65%) Apple
10 4 (0.65%) Calypso
10 4 (0.65%) Business Objects
11 3 (0.49%) Informatica
11 3 (0.49%) Retek
11 3 (0.49%) Cramer
11 3 (0.49%) GoldenSource
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill
Creative Personnel
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Up to 8% bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Up to 8% bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum + BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
South East, South London, Surrey, Reigate,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000 + excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum + 8% Bonus, pension
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 £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago