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 22 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Swing (Java)
Rank 768 765 712
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -53
Permanent jobs citing Swing 162 210 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% 0.50% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 143 170 245
Median salary £58,250 £49,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.08% -0.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £88,500 £69,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

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
38159 41754 45484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.88% 37.81% 39.16%
Number of salaries quoted 33149 35643 38729
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 July 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 22 July 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
England +45 159 £58,250 +16.50% 16
London +57 101 £68,750 +30.95% 7
East of England +26 30 £57,500 +27.77% 3
City of London +74 25 £55,000 -24.13% 3
South East -15 15 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Essex +17 14 £62,500 +38.88%
Colchester +7 14 £62,500 +38.88%
Cambridgeshire +9 13 £50,000 +31.57% 3
Redhill +20 11 £47,500 -5.00%
Surrey +11 11 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Huntingdon +5 10 £50,000 +11.11%
Bath - 5 £62,500 -
Somerset - 5 £62,500 -
South West - 5 £62,500 -
North West +27 4 £47,500 +15.15% 1
Hertfordshire +14 3 £57,500 +15.00%
Manchester -3 3 £45,000 +9.09%
Cambridge +10 2 £62,500 +72.24% 1
West Midlands -12 2 £47,000 -10.47%
Hampshire - 2 £38,750 -
Basingstoke - 2 £38,750 -
Leeds +30 1 £45,000 +8.43%
Yorkshire +28 1 £45,000 +8.43% 3
West Yorkshire +16 1 £45,000 +8.43% 3
Nottingham +4 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Scotland +4 1 - - 1
East Midlands +3 1 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Nottinghamshire +2 1 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Mayfair 0 1 £120,000 +200.00%
Glasgow 0 1 - -

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 307 (100.00%) Java
2 191 (62.21%) Degree
3 150 (48.86%) Agile Software Development
4 130 (42.35%) SQL
5 124 (40.39%) Oracle
6 96 (31.27%) JavaScript
7 95 (30.94%) Software Engineering
8 90 (29.32%) OO
9 89 (28.99%) Finance
9 89 (28.99%) Multithreading
10 86 (28.01%) J2EE
11 83 (27.04%) Spring
12 82 (26.71%) HTML
13 80 (26.06%) Computer Science
14 71 (23.13%) JMS
15 68 (22.15%) OOP
15 68 (22.15%) Concurrent Programming
16 67 (21.82%) CSS
17 59 (19.22%) JBoss
18 54 (17.59%) Low Latency
19 49 (15.96%) Oracle Database
19 49 (15.96%) Hedge funds
19 49 (15.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 49 (15.96%) Maven
20 48 (15.64%) Relational Database
21 46 (14.98%) J2SE
21 46 (14.98%) PL/SQL
22 45 (14.66%) TIBCO
22 45 (14.66%) Git (software)
23 44 (14.33%) JDBC

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 59 (19.22%) JBoss
2 39 (12.70%) WebLogic
3 35 (11.40%) Tomcat
3 35 (11.40%) WebSphere
4 30 (9.77%) Apache
5 7 (2.28%) GlassFish
6 4 (1.30%) GemFire
6 4 (1.30%) MQSeries
6 4 (1.30%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.65%) WildFly
8 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.33%) IIS
8 1 (0.33%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (0.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.63%) GitHub
2 3 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (13.68%) Multicast
2 10 (3.26%) Internet
3 2 (0.65%) HTTP
4 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (15.96%) Oracle Database
2 48 (15.64%) Relational Database
3 41 (13.36%) SQL Server
4 33 (10.75%) Oracle Reports
5 25 (8.14%) MySQL
6 12 (3.91%) RDBMS
7 11 (3.58%) JasperReports
8 9 (2.93%) Big Data
8 9 (2.93%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (2.28%) NoSQL
10 6 (1.95%) Data Mining
10 6 (1.95%) DB2
10 6 (1.95%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.30%) Hazelcast
11 4 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.65%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.33%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 49 (15.96%) Maven
2 45 (14.66%) Git (software)
3 32 (10.42%) JUnit
4 23 (7.49%) Jenkins
5 19 (6.19%) Eclipse
6 17 (5.54%) Ant
6 17 (5.54%) Subversion
7 11 (3.58%) JIRA
8 10 (3.26%) Gradle
8 10 (3.26%) Selenium
9 9 (2.93%) FindBugs
10 6 (1.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (1.95%) Cucumber
10 6 (1.95%) NetBeans
10 6 (1.95%) TeamCity
11 5 (1.63%) Hudson
11 5 (1.63%) WebDriver
12 4 (1.30%) IntelliJ
12 4 (1.30%) Liquibase
12 4 (1.30%) Mercurial
General
1 89 (28.99%) Finance
2 42 (13.68%) Pharmaceutical
3 20 (6.51%) Retail
4 17 (5.54%) Front Office
5 13 (4.23%) Music Industry
6 12 (3.91%) Banking
7 7 (2.28%) Aerospace
8 6 (1.95%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.95%) Publishing
9 5 (1.63%) Games
10 4 (1.30%) Advertising
10 4 (1.30%) Automotive
10 4 (1.30%) Back Office
11 3 (0.98%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.65%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.33%) Billing
13 1 (0.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 286 (93.16%) Developer
2 280 (91.21%) Java Developer
3 78 (25.41%) Senior Developer
3 78 (25.41%) Senior Java Developer
4 54 (17.59%) Oracle Developer
5 41 (13.36%) Java Software Developer
6 37 (12.05%) Java Engineer
7 36 (11.73%) Software Engineer
7 36 (11.73%) SQL Developer
8 35 (11.40%) Java Software Engineer
9 34 (11.07%) Applications Developer
9 34 (11.07%) Core Java Developer
9 34 (11.07%) Java Applications Developer
10 32 (10.42%) Java Swing Developer
11 31 (10.10%) J2EE Developer
11 31 (10.10%) Oracle Applications Developer
12 29 (9.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 28 (9.12%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 28 (9.12%) Java Programmer
13 28 (9.12%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (28.01%) J2EE
2 83 (27.04%) Spring
3 82 (26.71%) HTML
4 71 (23.13%) JMS
5 67 (21.82%) CSS
6 46 (14.98%) J2SE
7 44 (14.33%) JDBC
8 42 (13.68%) Hibernate
9 34 (11.07%) Ajax
10 31 (10.10%) Web Services
10 31 (10.10%) XML
11 19 (6.19%) JSP
11 19 (6.19%) RESTful
12 18 (5.86%) JSON
12 18 (5.86%) SWT
13 17 (5.54%) EJB
13 17 (5.54%) Java EE
13 17 (5.54%) Java SE
14 15 (4.89%) jQuery
15 14 (4.56%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 80 (26.06%) Computer Science
2 49 (15.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 49 (15.96%) Hedge funds
3 11 (3.58%) Equities
3 11 (3.58%) Fintech
4 10 (3.26%) Physics
5 9 (2.93%) Mathematics
6 6 (1.95%) Derivative
6 6 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (1.63%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.63%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.30%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.30%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.30%) Credit Derivative
9 3 (0.98%) Fixed Income
9 3 (0.98%) iPad
10 2 (0.65%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.65%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 44 (14.33%) Linux
2 20 (6.51%) Unix
3 17 (5.54%) Windows
4 7 (2.28%) Android
5 2 (0.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (48.86%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (30.94%) Software Engineering
3 90 (29.32%) OO
4 89 (28.99%) Multithreading
5 68 (22.15%) Concurrent Programming
5 68 (22.15%) OOP
6 54 (17.59%) Low Latency
7 43 (14.01%) Performance Tuning
8 41 (13.36%) TDD
9 34 (11.07%) Open Source
10 33 (10.75%) E-Commerce
11 27 (8.79%) BDD
11 27 (8.79%) Mentoring
12 16 (5.21%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (4.23%) SDLC
14 12 (3.91%) Project Management
14 12 (3.91%) Scrum
15 11 (3.58%) Unit Testing
15 11 (3.58%) Web Development
16 10 (3.26%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 307 (100.00%) Java
2 130 (42.35%) SQL
3 96 (31.27%) JavaScript
4 46 (14.98%) PL/SQL
5 21 (6.84%) C++
6 15 (4.89%) C
7 14 (4.56%) Python
8 13 (4.23%) Groovy
8 13 (4.23%) Perl
9 10 (3.26%) C#
10 9 (2.93%) Bash Shell
11 7 (2.28%) Ruby
12 5 (1.63%) PHP
13 4 (1.30%) ES6
13 4 (1.30%) Scala
14 2 (0.65%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.65%) VB
14 2 (0.65%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.65%) VB6
15 1 (0.33%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 191 (62.21%) Degree
2 4 (1.30%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.98%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.65%) PhD
5 1 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.21%) QA
2 6 (1.95%) HL7
3 1 (0.33%) DICOM
3 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.33%) Docker
1 1 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (0.98%) Apache Shiro
1 3 (0.98%) Control-M
Vendors
1 124 (40.39%) Oracle
2 45 (14.66%) TIBCO
3 17 (5.54%) PayPal
4 6 (1.95%) Sybase
5 4 (1.30%) Calypso
5 4 (1.30%) IBM
6 3 (0.98%) Apple
6 3 (0.98%) Microsoft
7 2 (0.65%) Bloomberg
7 2 (0.65%) GigaSpaces
7 2 (0.65%) Reuters
8 1 (0.33%) BT
8 1 (0.33%) Facebook
8 1 (0.33%) Google
8 1 (0.33%) VMware
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