The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Swing (Java)
Rank 691 575 554
Rank change year-on-year
-116 -21
Permanent jobs citing Swing 198 313 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.30% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.51% 0.73% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 151 267 307
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -

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
39174 42648 45879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.09% 41.03% 42.10%
Number of salaries quoted 33811 35710 40844
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 23 January 2015 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 23 January 2015. 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 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 -80 195 £52,500 +16.66% 24
London -75 113 £57,500 +15.00% 8
South East -44 45 £52,500 +23.52% 7
Surrey -19 25 £60,000 +41.17% 2
City of London -45 24 £70,000 +27.27% 3
Guildford +1 16 £60,000 +41.17%
East of England -16 16 £50,000 +25.00%
Hertfordshire -17 10 £50,000 +100.00%
Reading +14 9 - - 2
North West +2 9 £38,750 +3.33% 1
Berkshire +1 9 - - 2
Hounslow -4 8 £39,000 -13.33%
Yorkshire -14 7 £27,500 -31.25% 1
Borehamwood +5 6 £50,000 +11.11%
Redhill -5 5 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Cheshire -10 5 - -
Hampshire -18 5 £47,500 -17.39% 1
Sheffield - 5 £27,500 -
Warrington - 5 - -
South Yorkshire - 5 £27,500 -
Manchester -3 4 £38,750 -8.82% 1
New Malden - 4 £50,000 -
Basingstoke - 4 £47,500 - 1
Teddington - 4 £50,000 -
Twickenham - 4 £62,500 -
Middlesex - 4 £52,500 - 2
Wimbledon - 4 £50,000 -
South West -14 3 £42,000 +12.00% 6
Essex -21 3 £40,500 +1.25%
Woking +12 2 £51,250 +2.50%

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

1 418 (100.00%) Java
2 214 (51.20%) SQL
3 173 (41.39%) Degree
4 164 (39.23%) OO
5 157 (37.56%) Spring
6 143 (34.21%) J2EE
7 130 (31.10%) Hibernate
8 121 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
9 119 (28.47%) Eclipse
10 118 (28.23%) JavaScript
11 110 (26.32%) Maven
12 108 (25.84%) Oracle
13 107 (25.60%) XML
14 99 (23.68%) Web Services
15 98 (23.44%) Finance
16 94 (22.49%) WebLogic
17 92 (22.01%) Software Engineering
17 92 (22.01%) Multithreading
18 88 (21.05%) HTML
18 88 (21.05%) JBoss
19 80 (19.14%) Computer Science
20 77 (18.42%) JDBC
21 76 (18.18%) UNIX
22 75 (17.94%) C++
23 68 (16.27%) Ant
23 68 (16.27%) CSS
24 66 (15.79%) Ajax
25 64 (15.31%) TDD
26 63 (15.07%) Banking
26 63 (15.07%) Struts

Swing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 94 (22.49%) WebLogic
2 88 (21.05%) JBoss
3 51 (12.20%) Tomcat
3 51 (12.20%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.44%) Confluence
4 6 (1.44%) GlassFish
5 4 (0.96%) CMS
5 4 (0.96%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (0.96%) Apache
6 3 (0.72%) Drupal
7 2 (0.48%) Node.js
7 2 (0.48%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (0.48%) IIS
8 1 (0.24%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.24%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.24%) Jetty
Applications
1 6 (1.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.24%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.07%) HTTP
2 13 (3.11%) Internet
3 5 (1.20%) ATM
4 4 (0.96%) Wireless
4 4 (0.96%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (10.77%) SQL Server
2 43 (10.29%) Relational Database
3 25 (5.98%) MySQL
4 24 (5.74%) NoSQL
5 23 (5.50%) RDBMS
6 13 (3.11%) Hadoop
7 11 (2.63%) Big Data
8 9 (2.15%) MongoDB
9 7 (1.67%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.20%) HBase
11 4 (0.96%) Apache Hive
11 4 (0.96%) Impala
11 4 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (0.72%) OLTP
12 3 (0.72%) Apache Accumulo
13 2 (0.48%) InterSystems Cache
13 2 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 119 (28.47%) Eclipse
2 110 (26.32%) Maven
3 68 (16.27%) Ant
4 36 (8.61%) Git (software)
5 32 (7.66%) JUnit
6 29 (6.94%) Jenkins
7 24 (5.74%) Subversion
8 19 (4.55%) Mercurial
9 17 (4.07%) JMeter
10 15 (3.59%) Hudson
11 12 (2.87%) JIRA
12 11 (2.63%) ProC
13 10 (2.39%) Gradle
14 9 (2.15%) NetBeans
15 6 (1.44%) TeamCity
16 5 (1.20%) QuickTest Pro
16 5 (1.20%) Synon
16 5 (1.20%) Eclipse RCP
16 5 (1.20%) Jasmine
16 5 (1.20%) Sinon.JS
General
1 98 (23.44%) Finance
2 63 (15.07%) Banking
3 29 (6.94%) Investment Banking
4 26 (6.22%) Retail
4 26 (6.22%) Front Office
5 20 (4.78%) Retail Banking
6 19 (4.55%) Telecoms
7 13 (3.11%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (2.15%) Aerospace
8 9 (2.15%) Games
9 8 (1.91%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.20%) Billing
11 3 (0.72%) Marketing
12 2 (0.48%) Advertising
13 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.24%) French Language
13 1 (0.24%) German Language
13 1 (0.24%) Portuguese Language
13 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.24%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 375 (89.71%) Developer
2 330 (78.95%) Java Developer
3 66 (15.79%) Java Swing Developer
4 50 (11.96%) Senior Developer
5 47 (11.24%) Senior Java Developer
6 25 (5.98%) Software Engineer
7 20 (4.78%) Java Programmer
7 20 (4.78%) Programmer
8 15 (3.59%) Software Developer
8 15 (3.59%) C++ Developer
9 14 (3.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 14 (3.35%) Architect
9 14 (3.35%) Graduate
10 13 (3.11%) Java Architect
11 12 (2.87%) Senior Architect
11 12 (2.87%) Senior Java Architect
12 11 (2.63%) Analyst
12 11 (2.63%) Analyst Developer
13 10 (2.39%) Automation Engineer
13 10 (2.39%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (37.56%) Spring
2 143 (34.21%) J2EE
3 130 (31.10%) Hibernate
4 107 (25.60%) XML
5 99 (23.68%) Web Services
6 88 (21.05%) HTML
7 77 (18.42%) JDBC
8 68 (16.27%) CSS
9 66 (15.79%) Ajax
10 63 (15.07%) Struts
11 62 (14.83%) JSP
12 48 (11.48%) JMS
13 43 (10.29%) XSLT
14 41 (9.81%) J2SE
15 40 (9.57%) EJB
16 39 (9.33%) Servlets
16 39 (9.33%) Java SE
16 39 (9.33%) Java EE
17 30 (7.18%) jQuery
18 28 (6.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 80 (19.14%) Computer Science
2 58 (13.88%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 19 (4.55%) Algorithms
4 18 (4.31%) Mathematics
5 12 (2.87%) Equities
6 11 (2.63%) iPad
6 11 (2.63%) Data Structures
7 9 (2.15%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.15%) User Experience
8 8 (1.91%) GIS
9 7 (1.67%) Hedge funds
9 7 (1.67%) Open Source
10 6 (1.44%) Visualisation
10 6 (1.44%) iPhone
11 5 (1.20%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.20%) N-Tier
11 5 (1.20%) EFT
11 5 (1.20%) AS400
11 5 (1.20%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 76 (18.18%) UNIX
2 43 (10.29%) Linux
3 24 (5.74%) Windows
4 11 (2.63%) Android
5 4 (0.96%) Debian
6 2 (0.48%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.24%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (39.23%) OO
2 121 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (22.01%) Software Engineering
3 92 (22.01%) Multithreading
4 64 (15.31%) TDD
5 56 (13.40%) UML
6 54 (12.92%) MVC
7 51 (12.20%) Scrum
8 47 (11.24%) OOD
9 28 (6.70%) Web Development
10 24 (5.74%) Mentoring
11 18 (4.31%) Unit Testing
11 18 (4.31%) Regression Testing
12 17 (4.07%) Change Management
12 17 (4.07%) SOA
13 16 (3.83%) OOP
14 15 (3.59%) Integration Testing
14 15 (3.59%) Technical Analysis
15 14 (3.35%) OOA/OOD
16 13 (3.11%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 418 (100.00%) Java
2 214 (51.20%) SQL
3 118 (28.23%) JavaScript
4 75 (17.94%) C++
5 57 (13.64%) PL/SQL
6 52 (12.44%) C
7 32 (7.66%) Perl
8 29 (6.94%) C#
9 27 (6.46%) Python
10 24 (5.74%) Shell Script
11 18 (4.31%) Bash Shell
12 14 (3.35%) PHP
13 11 (2.63%) Scala
14 9 (2.15%) T-SQL
15 8 (1.91%) Ruby
16 5 (1.20%) VBA
16 5 (1.20%) RPG
16 5 (1.20%) MATLAB
16 5 (1.20%) Objective-C
16 5 (1.20%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 173 (41.39%) Degree
2 20 (4.78%) PhD
3 3 (0.72%) DV Cleared
3 3 (0.72%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.48%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.48%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.24%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.35%) QA
2 4 (0.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (0.24%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (0.24%) Puppet
1 1 (0.24%) Ambari
Vendors
1 108 (25.84%) Oracle
2 24 (5.74%) Sybase
3 10 (2.39%) Google
4 8 (1.91%) TIBCO
5 6 (1.44%) IBM
5 6 (1.44%) HP
6 5 (1.20%) BT
7 4 (0.96%) Sencha
7 4 (0.96%) Microsoft
8 3 (0.72%) Reuters
8 3 (0.72%) Bloomberg
9 2 (0.48%) GoldenSource
9 2 (0.48%) Perforce
9 2 (0.48%) Informatica
9 2 (0.48%) Sun
10 1 (0.24%) Calypso
10 1 (0.24%) Adobe
10 1 (0.24%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.24%) Twitter
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25-£30k per year depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Resource Solutions - Barclays IB
Salary: benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 per annum + Amazing Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Middlesex
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Middlesex
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 17 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Aquilaheywood
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 24 days ago