The table below looks at the statistics for Swing skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 751 765 759
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Permanent jobs citing Swing 139 198 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 0.48% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 109 159 190
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £73,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%

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
36336 41034 43465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.66% 37.72% 38.09%
Number of salaries quoted 31448 35254 36572
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Swing
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Swing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 October 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Swing within the UK 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
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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
England +9 137 £55,000 +15.78% 13
London +59 75 £67,500 +42.10% 10
East of England +29 26 £55,000 +37.50% 2
City of London +60 18 £50,000 -28.57% 1
South East +48 17 £47,500 +11.76%
Colchester +14 11 £67,500 +181.25% 1
Essex +9 11 £67,500 +68.75% 1
Cambridgeshire - 9 £46,000 -
South West +1 6 £62,500 +31.57%
Nottinghamshire +1 6 £36,250 -9.37%
East Midlands -1 6 £36,250 -9.37%
Mansfield - 6 £35,000 -
Berkshire +37 5 - -
Hertfordshire +16 5 £55,000 +25.71% 1
Somerset +1 5 £62,500 +8.69%
Bath +1 5 £62,500 +8.69%
North West -7 5 £50,000 +42.85%
Cheshire - 4 £52,500 -
Hertford - 4 £55,000 - 1
Peterborough - 4 £46,000 -
Huntingdon - 3 £50,000 -
Scotland +15 2 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Nottingham -4 2 £41,250 +3.12%
Crewe - 2 £50,000 -
Glasgow - 2 £47,500 - 1
Redhill +19 1 £47,500 -
Hounslow +8 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Surrey +7 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Warwickshire +3 1 £42,500 -
Warwick +3 1 £42,500 -

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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 with a requirement for Swing.

1 300 (100.00%) Java
2 168 (56.00%) Degree
3 143 (47.67%) Agile Software Development
4 140 (46.67%) SQL
5 114 (38.00%) Oracle
6 109 (36.33%) Finance
7 93 (31.00%) Multithreading
8 91 (30.33%) Software Engineering
9 84 (28.00%) OO
10 80 (26.67%) Concurrent Programming
11 79 (26.33%) J2EE
12 75 (25.00%) Spring
12 75 (25.00%) JMS
13 71 (23.67%) Low Latency
14 69 (23.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 68 (22.67%) Computer Science
16 67 (22.33%) OOP
17 66 (22.00%) JavaScript
18 62 (20.67%) JBoss
18 62 (20.67%) J2SE
19 60 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
20 58 (19.33%) HTML
21 55 (18.33%) Oracle Database
22 53 (17.67%) CSS
23 52 (17.33%) Maven
24 50 (16.67%) Relational Database
25 49 (16.33%) TIBCO
26 48 (16.00%) WebSphere
26 48 (16.00%) Hedge funds
27 46 (15.33%) Multicast

Swing
Top Related IT Skills 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 62 (20.67%) JBoss
2 48 (16.00%) WebSphere
3 42 (14.00%) WebLogic
4 38 (12.67%) Tomcat
5 29 (9.67%) Apache
6 15 (5.00%) GlassFish
7 4 (1.33%) GemFire
7 4 (1.33%) MQSeries
7 4 (1.33%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (0.67%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.33%) Mule
9 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.33%) Oracle BRM
2 1 (0.33%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.67%) GitHub
2 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (15.33%) Multicast
2 5 (1.67%) Internet
3 1 (0.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (18.33%) Oracle Database
2 50 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 22 (7.33%) Oracle Reports
4 21 (7.00%) SQL Server
5 20 (6.67%) NoSQL
6 17 (5.67%) MongoDB
7 15 (5.00%) MySQL
8 10 (3.33%) Big Data
8 10 (3.33%) JasperReports
9 8 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (2.00%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.67%) DB2
13 4 (1.33%) Data Mining
13 4 (1.33%) Hazelcast
14 3 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
14 3 (1.00%) KDB
15 2 (0.67%) CouchDB
15 2 (0.67%) Hadoop
15 2 (0.67%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 52 (17.33%) Maven
2 37 (12.33%) Git (software)
3 32 (10.67%) Ant
4 24 (8.00%) JUnit
5 23 (7.67%) JIRA
6 21 (7.00%) Jenkins
7 20 (6.67%) Subversion
8 19 (6.33%) Eclipse
9 15 (5.00%) Gradle
10 11 (3.67%) IntelliJ
11 8 (2.67%) NetBeans
12 7 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (2.33%) Mercurial
13 6 (2.00%) TeamCity
14 5 (1.67%) FindBugs
15 4 (1.33%) EasyMock
15 4 (1.33%) FitNesse
15 4 (1.33%) Liquibase
16 3 (1.00%) Visual Studio
17 2 (0.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 109 (36.33%) Finance
2 36 (12.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 24 (8.00%) Retail
4 21 (7.00%) Front Office
5 14 (4.67%) Music Industry
6 13 (4.33%) Banking
7 8 (2.67%) Publishing
8 6 (2.00%) Games
9 5 (1.67%) Aerospace
10 4 (1.33%) Back Office
10 4 (1.33%) Billing
11 3 (1.00%) Advertising
12 2 (0.67%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.67%) Legal
12 2 (0.67%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.33%) Automotive
13 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 275 (91.67%) Developer
2 261 (87.00%) Java Developer
3 78 (26.00%) Senior Developer
3 78 (26.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 48 (16.00%) Core Java Developer
5 41 (13.67%) Oracle Developer
6 35 (11.67%) Java Engineer
7 34 (11.33%) Java Swing Developer
8 32 (10.67%) Java Software Developer
9 30 (10.00%) Software Engineer
10 29 (9.67%) Java Software Engineer
11 28 (9.33%) Applications Developer
11 28 (9.33%) Java Applications Developer
12 26 (8.67%) J2EE Developer
13 24 (8.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 23 (7.67%) Agile Developer
14 23 (7.67%) Agile Java Developer
14 23 (7.67%) Java Programmer
14 23 (7.67%) Programmer
14 23 (7.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (26.33%) J2EE
2 75 (25.00%) JMS
2 75 (25.00%) Spring
3 62 (20.67%) J2SE
4 58 (19.33%) HTML
5 53 (17.67%) CSS
6 43 (14.33%) JDBC
7 40 (13.33%) Java SE
8 35 (11.67%) Hibernate
8 35 (11.67%) XML
9 27 (9.00%) Java EE
10 25 (8.33%) Ajax
11 24 (8.00%) FIX Protocol
11 24 (8.00%) Web Services
12 23 (7.67%) JSP
13 17 (5.67%) EJB
14 16 (5.33%) SWT
15 12 (4.00%) JPA
15 12 (4.00%) JSON
15 12 (4.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 69 (23.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 68 (22.67%) Computer Science
3 48 (16.00%) Hedge funds
4 19 (6.33%) Equities
5 14 (4.67%) Fintech
6 9 (3.00%) Derivative
7 8 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.33%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.33%) Credit Derivative
9 4 (1.33%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.33%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.33%) Physics
9 4 (1.33%) User Experience
10 3 (1.00%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.00%) Fixed Income
10 3 (1.00%) iPad
11 2 (0.67%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.67%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.33%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 40 (13.33%) Linux
2 27 (9.00%) Unix
3 7 (2.33%) Windows
4 2 (0.67%) Android
4 2 (0.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (47.67%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (31.00%) Multithreading
3 91 (30.33%) Software Engineering
4 84 (28.00%) OO
5 80 (26.67%) Concurrent Programming
6 71 (23.67%) Low Latency
7 67 (22.33%) OOP
8 60 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
9 30 (10.00%) Mentoring
10 27 (9.00%) Open Source
11 24 (8.00%) E-Commerce
12 22 (7.33%) Scrum
13 20 (6.67%) TDD
14 19 (6.33%) BDD
14 19 (6.33%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (6.00%) Algorithmic Trading
16 15 (5.00%) SDLC
17 13 (4.33%) Continuous Deployment
17 13 (4.33%) Web Development
18 12 (4.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 300 (100.00%) Java
2 140 (46.67%) SQL
3 66 (22.00%) JavaScript
4 31 (10.33%) PL/SQL
5 20 (6.67%) C
6 16 (5.33%) C++
7 11 (3.67%) Bash Shell
8 8 (2.67%) Scala
9 7 (2.33%) C#
9 7 (2.33%) Python
9 7 (2.33%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.00%) Perl
11 5 (1.67%) Groovy
12 4 (1.33%) PHP
13 3 (1.00%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.67%) Ruby
14 2 (0.67%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.67%) VB
14 2 (0.67%) VB6
15 1 (0.33%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 168 (56.00%) Degree
2 5 (1.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (1.67%) Sun Certification
3 4 (1.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.33%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.33%) PhD
4 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) DICOM
2 1 (0.33%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (4.00%) Control-M
2 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 114 (38.00%) Oracle
2 49 (16.33%) TIBCO
3 18 (6.00%) PayPal
4 8 (2.67%) Murex
5 7 (2.33%) Sybase
6 5 (1.67%) Sun
7 4 (1.33%) Calypso
7 4 (1.33%) IBM
8 3 (1.00%) Apple
8 3 (1.00%) Microsoft
9 2 (0.67%) Bloomberg
9 2 (0.67%) GigaSpaces
9 2 (0.67%) Reuters
10 1 (0.33%) Facebook
10 1 (0.33%) Google
10 1 (0.33%) Tableau
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bens + share options
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + life insurance, pension, 25 days hols
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
South East London
Kobalt Music
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £55,000 + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Waterloo, London
Kobalt Music
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Seebyte Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £34,000 per annum + Pension and Bonus Schemes
Posted: 24 days ago