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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Swing (Java)
UK
Rank 715 790 769
Rank change year-on-year
+75 -21
Permanent jobs citing Swing 141 155 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.43% 0.40% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 103 138 128
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £62,500 £69,750
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £43,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.50%

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
33003 38551 39258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.28% 38.18% 37.31%
Number of salaries quoted 28358 33232 33678
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 21 February 2017 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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +89 139 £55,000 +29.41% 14
London +82 70 £60,000 +45.45% 11
East of England +32 39 £65,000 +4.00%
Essex +26 37 £65,000 +4.00%
Colchester +10 27 £67,500 +8.00%
South East +64 16 £32,500 -31.57%
City of London +38 9 £80,000 +36.17% 2
South West +10 6 £40,000 -
East Midlands +4 5 £42,500 +3.03%
Nottinghamshire -6 5 £42,500 +3.03%
Mansfield - 5 £42,500 -
Kent +20 4 £28,750 -17.85%
Maidstone - 4 £28,750 -
Hounslow - 4 £52,500 -
Warwickshire +30 2 £40,000 -23.80% 1
West Midlands +23 2 £40,000 -3.03% 2
Harlow -3 2 £50,000 -
Bristol -10 2 £40,000 +14.28%
Poole - 2 £22,500 -
Dorset - 2 £22,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £48,000 -
Berkshire +40 1 £52,500 +10.52%
Warwick +32 1 £40,000 - 1
Scotland +24 1 £50,500 -
Cheshire +11 1 £40,000 -15.78%
Somerset +1 1 £62,500 +19.04%
Bath 0 1 £62,500 +19.04%
North West -24 1 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Wiltshire - 1 £50,000 -
Surrey - 1 £50,000 -

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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.

1 245 (100.00%) Java
2 119 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (39.59%) Spring
4 92 (37.55%) Oracle
5 91 (37.14%) J2EE
6 90 (36.73%) JBoss
7 87 (35.51%) Degree
8 80 (32.65%) Hibernate
8 80 (32.65%) Finance
9 77 (31.43%) JavaScript
10 76 (31.02%) SQL
11 75 (30.61%) OO
11 75 (30.61%) Maven
12 74 (30.20%) WebSphere
13 70 (28.57%) Multithreading
13 70 (28.57%) CSS
14 68 (27.76%) Software Engineering
15 67 (27.35%) Relational Database
16 66 (26.94%) JMS
17 65 (26.53%) HTML
18 63 (25.71%) Ant
18 63 (25.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 61 (24.90%) WebLogic
20 56 (22.86%) Ajax
21 53 (21.63%) Computer Science
22 49 (20.00%) J2SE
23 47 (19.18%) Concurrent Programming
24 46 (18.78%) Web Services
25 45 (18.37%) Linux
25 45 (18.37%) Java EE

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 90 (36.73%) JBoss
2 74 (30.20%) WebSphere
3 61 (24.90%) WebLogic
4 40 (16.33%) Tomcat
5 36 (14.69%) GlassFish
6 29 (11.84%) Apache
7 5 (2.04%) Confluence
8 4 (1.63%) Apache Spark
9 3 (1.22%) IIS
10 2 (0.82%) WildFly
11 1 (0.41%) Apache Geronimo
11 1 (0.41%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.41%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.41%) Weka
Business Applications
1 4 (1.63%) Oracle BRM
2 1 (0.41%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.86%) iTunes
2 4 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.67%) Multicast
2 1 (0.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (27.35%) Relational Database
2 38 (15.51%) Oracle Database
3 36 (14.69%) MySQL
4 31 (12.65%) RDBMS
5 22 (8.98%) SQL Server
6 19 (7.76%) NoSQL
7 17 (6.94%) MongoDB
8 15 (6.12%) JasperReports
8 15 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (4.90%) Big Data
9 12 (4.90%) CouchDB
9 12 (4.90%) Neo4j
10 10 (4.08%) Data Mining
11 6 (2.45%) GIS
12 4 (1.63%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.82%) KDB
15 1 (0.41%) Apache Hive
15 1 (0.41%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 75 (30.61%) Maven
2 63 (25.71%) Ant
3 36 (14.69%) Git (software)
4 34 (13.88%) Gradle
5 32 (13.06%) JIRA
6 28 (11.43%) Jenkins
6 28 (11.43%) Subversion
7 27 (11.02%) JUnit
8 15 (6.12%) Eclipse
9 10 (4.08%) Mercurial
10 7 (2.86%) FishEye
10 7 (2.86%) TeamCity
11 6 (2.45%) ClearQuest
11 6 (2.45%) CruiseControl
11 6 (2.45%) Hudson
12 5 (2.04%) FindBugs
13 4 (1.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (1.63%) Fiddler
13 4 (1.63%) IntelliJ
13 4 (1.63%) NetBeans
General
1 80 (32.65%) Finance
2 20 (8.16%) Banking
3 13 (5.31%) Publishing
4 12 (4.90%) Front Office
5 11 (4.49%) Investment Banking
6 10 (4.08%) Retail
7 9 (3.67%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (3.27%) Automotive
9 7 (2.86%) Games
10 4 (1.63%) Billing
11 3 (1.22%) Aerospace
11 3 (1.22%) Music Industry
12 2 (0.82%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.41%) Advertising
13 1 (0.41%) Electronics
13 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 217 (88.57%) Developer
2 205 (83.67%) Java Developer
3 67 (27.35%) Senior Developer
4 66 (26.94%) Senior Java Developer
5 42 (17.14%) Agile Developer
6 39 (15.92%) J2EE Developer
6 39 (15.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 39 (15.92%) Oracle Developer
7 37 (15.10%) Agile Java Developer
8 31 (12.65%) Java Swing Developer
9 28 (11.43%) Java Engineer
10 24 (9.80%) Java Programmer
10 24 (9.80%) Programmer
11 23 (9.39%) Lead Developer
12 22 (8.98%) J2EE Programmer
12 22 (8.98%) Senior Agile Developer
12 22 (8.98%) Senior Agile Java Developer
12 22 (8.98%) Senior Java Programmer
12 22 (8.98%) Senior Oracle Developer
12 22 (8.98%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (39.59%) Spring
2 91 (37.14%) J2EE
3 80 (32.65%) Hibernate
4 70 (28.57%) CSS
5 66 (26.94%) JMS
6 65 (26.53%) HTML
7 56 (22.86%) Ajax
8 49 (20.00%) J2SE
9 46 (18.78%) Web Services
10 45 (18.37%) Java EE
11 35 (14.29%) JSP
12 29 (11.84%) REST
13 28 (11.43%) Java SE
14 26 (10.61%) XML
15 25 (10.20%) JDBC
16 24 (9.80%) EJB
17 21 (8.57%) SOAP
18 20 (8.16%) Servlets
19 18 (7.35%) HTML5
20 17 (6.94%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 63 (25.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 53 (21.63%) Computer Science
3 14 (5.71%) Fintech
4 12 (4.90%) Equities
5 9 (3.67%) Fixed Income
6 8 (3.27%) Algorithms
7 7 (2.86%) Derivative
7 7 (2.86%) Hedge funds
8 6 (2.45%) Data Structures
9 5 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.22%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.82%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.82%) Credit Derivative
11 2 (0.82%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.82%) SWIFT
12 1 (0.41%) Device Driver
12 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 45 (18.37%) Linux
2 28 (11.43%) Unix
3 12 (4.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (30.61%) OO
3 70 (28.57%) Multithreading
4 68 (27.76%) Software Engineering
5 47 (19.18%) Concurrent Programming
6 45 (18.37%) Low Latency
7 43 (17.55%) OOP
8 40 (16.33%) E-Commerce
9 32 (13.06%) Algorithmic Trading
9 32 (13.06%) Open Source
10 29 (11.84%) MVC
10 29 (11.84%) Performance Tuning
11 25 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (7.76%) Scrum
12 19 (7.76%) TDD
13 15 (6.12%) SDLC
14 14 (5.71%) Mentoring
14 14 (5.71%) Unit Testing
15 12 (4.90%) UML
16 11 (4.49%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 245 (100.00%) Java
2 77 (31.43%) JavaScript
3 76 (31.02%) SQL
4 26 (10.61%) C++
4 26 (10.61%) PL/SQL
5 18 (7.35%) C
6 14 (5.71%) Python
7 12 (4.90%) T-SQL
8 10 (4.08%) Scala
9 7 (2.86%) C#
10 6 (2.45%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.04%) Ruby
12 3 (1.22%) ANSI SQL
12 3 (1.22%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.22%) MATLAB
12 3 (1.22%) Perl
13 2 (0.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 87 (35.51%) Degree
2 6 (2.45%) SC Cleared
2 6 (2.45%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.04%) PhD
4 3 (1.22%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.63%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) DICOM
2 1 (0.41%) HL7
System Software
1 8 (3.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.41%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) Control-M
1 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 92 (37.55%) Oracle
2 13 (5.31%) Google
2 13 (5.31%) TIBCO
3 11 (4.49%) Adobe
4 6 (2.45%) Atlassian
5 4 (1.63%) DocuSign
5 4 (1.63%) Microsoft
5 4 (1.63%) PayPal
5 4 (1.63%) Sybase
6 3 (1.22%) Bloomberg
6 3 (1.22%) Reuters
6 3 (1.22%) Sun
7 2 (0.82%) Tableau
8 1 (0.41%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.41%) IBM
8 1 (0.41%) Informatica
8 1 (0.41%) Murex
8 1 (0.41%) Red Hat
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Greater Manchester
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bens + share options
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive salary
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater London
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Salary: to £55k DoE + excellent benefits
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Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
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