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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Swing (Java)
Rank 771 738 662
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -76
Permanent jobs citing Swing 153 227 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.21% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 0.56% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 142 178 296
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%

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
37735 40698 47177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.40% 38.00% 40.10%
Number of salaries quoted 32651 34732 40326
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 £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -30 151 £55,000 +10.00% 16
London +27 96 £62,500 +4.16% 7
East of England +31 24 £62,500 +31.57%
Essex +26 18 £62,500 +38.88%
Colchester +11 17 £62,500 +38.88%
City of London +70 16 £57,500 -20.68% 1
South East -30 12 £40,000 -20.00% 3
North West +17 10 £42,500 - 4
Hampshire +14 8 £38,750 -29.54%
Basingstoke -4 8 £38,750 -29.54%
Manchester +5 7 £42,500 - 3
South West +8 6 £40,000 +31.14% 1
Cambridgeshire +1 6 £56,250 +55.02%
Bristol +7 4 £40,000 +31.14%
Cambridge +2 3 £62,500 +72.24%
Huntingdon - 3 £50,000 -
Berkshire +15 2 £56,250 +14.79%
Redhill -2 2 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Surrey -23 2 £52,500 - 3
East Midlands - 2 £32,500 -
Lancashire - 2 £37,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £32,500 -
Somerset - 2 £47,500 -
Slough - 2 £56,250 -
Nottingham - 2 £32,500 -
Enfield - 2 £35,000 -
Bath - 2 £47,500 -
Bolton +3 1 £51,500 +35.52% 1
Hounslow +1 1 £50,000 +5.26%
Mayfair -7 1 £120,000 +200.00%

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 305 (100.00%) Java
2 192 (62.95%) Degree
3 148 (48.52%) Agile Software Development
4 135 (44.26%) Oracle
5 128 (41.97%) SQL
6 110 (36.07%) JavaScript
7 99 (32.46%) HTML
8 95 (31.15%) Software Engineering
9 94 (30.82%) Computer Science
10 84 (27.54%) J2EE
11 83 (27.21%) CSS
12 82 (26.89%) Spring
13 81 (26.56%) OO
14 76 (24.92%) Finance
15 71 (23.28%) JBoss
16 62 (20.33%) Multithreading
17 61 (20.00%) SQL Server
18 60 (19.67%) JMS
19 59 (19.34%) OOP
19 59 (19.34%) Hibernate
20 53 (17.38%) JUnit
20 53 (17.38%) Maven
20 53 (17.38%) Oracle Database
21 52 (17.05%) Linux
22 51 (16.72%) Relational Database
23 47 (15.41%) Pharmaceutical
24 43 (14.10%) WebLogic
24 43 (14.10%) PL/SQL
24 43 (14.10%) Concurrent Programming
25 42 (13.77%) Git (software)

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 71 (23.28%) JBoss
2 43 (14.10%) WebLogic
3 32 (10.49%) WebSphere
4 27 (8.85%) Tomcat
5 25 (8.20%) Apache
6 13 (4.26%) GlassFish
7 4 (1.31%) GemFire
7 4 (1.31%) MQSeries
7 4 (1.31%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (0.66%) WildFly
9 1 (0.33%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.33%) Confluence
9 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.33%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (1.31%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (0.98%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.87%) Multicast
2 8 (2.62%) Internet
3 2 (0.66%) HTTP
4 1 (0.33%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 53 (17.38%) Oracle Database
3 51 (16.72%) Relational Database
4 39 (12.79%) Oracle Reports
5 31 (10.16%) MySQL
6 24 (7.87%) RDBMS
7 10 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (2.62%) JasperReports
9 6 (1.97%) DB2
10 5 (1.64%) Big Data
10 5 (1.64%) Data Mining
11 4 (1.31%) Hazelcast
11 4 (1.31%) NoSQL
12 3 (0.98%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.66%) Hadoop
14 1 (0.33%) Neo4j
14 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
14 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 53 (17.38%) JUnit
1 53 (17.38%) Maven
2 42 (13.77%) Git (software)
3 25 (8.20%) Eclipse
4 24 (7.87%) Subversion
5 22 (7.21%) Ant
6 20 (6.56%) Jenkins
7 13 (4.26%) JIRA
7 13 (4.26%) NetBeans
7 13 (4.26%) Selenium
8 12 (3.93%) TeamCity
9 10 (3.28%) FindBugs
9 10 (3.28%) Gradle
10 9 (2.95%) Cucumber
11 6 (1.97%) Hudson
11 6 (1.97%) Mercurial
11 6 (1.97%) TestNG
11 6 (1.97%) WebDriver
12 4 (1.31%) EasyMock
12 4 (1.31%) FitNesse
General
1 76 (24.92%) Finance
2 47 (15.41%) Pharmaceutical
3 17 (5.57%) Front Office
4 12 (3.93%) Aerospace
5 11 (3.61%) Banking
5 11 (3.61%) Retail
6 9 (2.95%) Music Industry
7 7 (2.30%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.97%) Automotive
9 4 (1.31%) Advertising
9 4 (1.31%) Back Office
9 4 (1.31%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.31%) Games
9 4 (1.31%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.98%) Publishing
11 2 (0.66%) Billing
12 1 (0.33%) Marketing
12 1 (0.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 276 (90.49%) Developer
2 272 (89.18%) Java Developer
3 69 (22.62%) Senior Developer
3 69 (22.62%) Senior Java Developer
4 62 (20.33%) Oracle Developer
5 44 (14.43%) SQL Developer
6 37 (12.13%) Applications Developer
6 37 (12.13%) Java Applications Developer
6 37 (12.13%) Oracle Applications Developer
7 35 (11.48%) Java Engineer
7 35 (11.48%) Java Software Developer
7 35 (11.48%) Software Engineer
8 34 (11.15%) Java Software Engineer
9 29 (9.51%) Java Programmer
9 29 (9.51%) Java Swing Developer
9 29 (9.51%) Programmer
10 28 (9.18%) J2EE Developer
10 28 (9.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 25 (8.20%) Agile Developer
11 25 (8.20%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (32.46%) HTML
2 84 (27.54%) J2EE
3 83 (27.21%) CSS
4 82 (26.89%) Spring
5 60 (19.67%) JMS
6 59 (19.34%) Hibernate
7 39 (12.79%) Ajax
8 36 (11.80%) Web Services
9 31 (10.16%) JDBC
10 26 (8.52%) EJB
10 26 (8.52%) J2SE
11 25 (8.20%) JSP
11 25 (8.20%) XML
12 22 (7.21%) Servlets
13 20 (6.56%) Java EE
14 18 (5.90%) JSON
15 17 (5.57%) RESTful
16 16 (5.25%) jQuery
17 15 (4.92%) GWT
18 14 (4.59%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 94 (30.82%) Computer Science
2 39 (12.79%) Hedge funds
3 30 (9.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 11 (3.61%) Mathematics
4 11 (3.61%) Physics
5 10 (3.28%) Equities
6 6 (1.97%) Algorithms
6 6 (1.97%) Derivative
6 6 (1.97%) Fintech
6 6 (1.97%) Visualisation
7 5 (1.64%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.31%) Credit Derivative
8 4 (1.31%) Fixed Income
8 4 (1.31%) Grid Computing
8 4 (1.31%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.66%) User Experience
10 1 (0.33%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.33%) BBC
10 1 (0.33%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 52 (17.05%) Linux
2 31 (10.16%) Windows
3 19 (6.23%) Unix
4 7 (2.30%) Android
5 1 (0.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (48.52%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (31.15%) Software Engineering
3 81 (26.56%) OO
4 62 (20.33%) Multithreading
5 59 (19.34%) OOP
6 43 (14.10%) Concurrent Programming
7 39 (12.79%) TDD
8 38 (12.46%) E-Commerce
9 32 (10.49%) Low Latency
9 32 (10.49%) Open Source
10 24 (7.87%) Performance Tuning
11 17 (5.57%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (5.57%) Mentoring
12 14 (4.59%) BDD
12 14 (4.59%) SDLC
13 13 (4.26%) SOA
13 13 (4.26%) Unit Testing
14 12 (3.93%) Project Management
14 12 (3.93%) Web Development
15 11 (3.61%) UML
Programming Languages
1 305 (100.00%) Java
2 128 (41.97%) SQL
3 110 (36.07%) JavaScript
4 43 (14.10%) PL/SQL
5 25 (8.20%) C++
6 23 (7.54%) Python
7 20 (6.56%) Perl
8 14 (4.59%) Groovy
9 13 (4.26%) C#
10 10 (3.28%) Bash Shell
11 9 (2.95%) PHP
12 8 (2.62%) Ruby
13 4 (1.31%) C
13 4 (1.31%) Scala
14 3 (0.98%) ES6
15 2 (0.66%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.66%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.66%) VB
15 2 (0.66%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.66%) VB6
Qualifications
1 192 (62.95%) Degree
2 7 (2.30%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.64%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.31%) PhD
5 2 (0.66%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.93%) QA
2 5 (1.64%) HL7
3 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (1.97%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.98%) Apache Shiro
Vendors
1 135 (44.26%) Oracle
2 25 (8.20%) TIBCO
3 11 (3.61%) Microsoft
4 9 (2.95%) PayPal
5 8 (2.62%) Sybase
6 7 (2.30%) IBM
7 6 (1.97%) VMware
8 4 (1.31%) Calypso
8 4 (1.31%) Google
9 3 (0.98%) Bloomberg
9 3 (0.98%) Reuters
10 2 (0.66%) GigaSpaces
10 2 (0.66%) HP
11 1 (0.33%) Alias
11 1 (0.33%) Apple
11 1 (0.33%) BT
11 1 (0.33%) Endeca
11 1 (0.33%) hybris
11 1 (0.33%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.33%) Sencha
Central London / West End
Ease IT
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Jenkins Jacob
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum +B&B (inc Private Health +5% Bonus)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Ease IT
Salary: From £25,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Annual Bonus + Package!
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum Annual Bonus (20%) and Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Excellent Bonus, Pens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 45,000 - 50,000 + Benefits.
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Halifax
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Bolton
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Big Bonus + Bens
Posted: 26 days ago