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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Swing (Java)
Rank 772 754 698
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -56
Permanent jobs citing Swing 160 225 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.20% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% 0.53% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 147 174 275
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £66,750 £67,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
38099 42319 46873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.85% 38.09% 39.42%
Number of salaries quoted 33097 36189 40123
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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +9 157 £57,500 +15.00% 24
London +30 104 £62,500 +13.63% 14
East of England +36 28 £62,500 +38.88%
City of London +66 23 £57,500 -23.33% 3
South East -1 16 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Essex +25 14 £62,500 +38.88%
Colchester +7 14 £62,500 +38.88%
Cambridgeshire +9 12 £50,000 +31.57%
Redhill +10 9 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Huntingdon -1 9 £50,000 +11.11%
Surrey -4 9 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Hampshire +6 7 £37,500 -31.81%
Basingstoke -5 7 £37,500 -31.81%
South West - 4 £40,000 - 2
Cambridge +7 3 £62,500 +72.24%
Bristol - 3 £40,000 - 1
North West +29 2 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Hertfordshire +21 2 £57,500 +15.00%
West Midlands -21 2 £47,000 -1.05%
Enfield - 2 £35,000 -
Yorkshire +23 1 £45,000 +8.43%
Leeds +20 1 £45,000 +8.43%
Hounslow +6 1 £50,000 +5.26%
Scotland +4 1 - -
West Yorkshire +1 1 £45,000 +8.43%
Mayfair -4 1 £120,000 +200.00%
Manchester -6 1 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Glasgow -6 1 - -
Birmingham -8 1 £39,000 -2.50%
Somerset - 1 £62,500 -

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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
2 195 (63.93%) Degree
3 149 (48.85%) Agile Software Development
4 133 (43.61%) SQL
5 130 (42.62%) Oracle
6 101 (33.11%) JavaScript
7 97 (31.80%) Software Engineering
8 88 (28.85%) Computer Science
9 87 (28.52%) HTML
10 85 (27.87%) Spring
11 84 (27.54%) J2EE
12 82 (26.89%) OO
13 81 (26.56%) Finance
14 79 (25.90%) Multithreading
15 71 (23.28%) CSS
16 64 (20.98%) OOP
16 64 (20.98%) JMS
17 60 (19.67%) JBoss
18 58 (19.02%) Concurrent Programming
19 52 (17.05%) Relational Database
20 51 (16.72%) Oracle Database
21 48 (15.74%) PL/SQL
21 48 (15.74%) Maven
22 47 (15.41%) Git (software)
22 47 (15.41%) Linux
23 46 (15.08%) SQL Server
23 46 (15.08%) Hibernate
23 46 (15.08%) Pharmaceutical
24 45 (14.75%) Hedge funds
25 44 (14.43%) Low Latency

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 60 (19.67%) JBoss
2 40 (13.11%) WebLogic
3 34 (11.15%) WebSphere
4 32 (10.49%) Tomcat
5 29 (9.51%) Apache
6 6 (1.97%) GlassFish
7 4 (1.31%) GemFire
7 4 (1.31%) MQSeries
7 4 (1.31%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.66%) WildFly
9 1 (0.33%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.33%) IIS
9 1 (0.33%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (0.66%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.31%) GitHub
2 3 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (11.15%) Multicast
2 9 (2.95%) Internet
3 2 (0.66%) HTTP
4 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (17.05%) Relational Database
2 51 (16.72%) Oracle Database
3 46 (15.08%) SQL Server
4 39 (12.79%) Oracle Reports
5 28 (9.18%) MySQL
6 17 (5.57%) RDBMS
7 10 (3.28%) JasperReports
8 9 (2.95%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (2.30%) Big Data
10 6 (1.97%) Data Mining
10 6 (1.97%) DB2
11 5 (1.64%) NoSQL
12 4 (1.31%) Hazelcast
12 4 (1.31%) MongoDB
13 3 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.66%) Hadoop
15 1 (0.33%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 48 (15.74%) Maven
2 47 (15.41%) Git (software)
3 34 (11.15%) JUnit
4 23 (7.54%) Eclipse
5 20 (6.56%) Jenkins
5 20 (6.56%) Subversion
6 15 (4.92%) Ant
7 11 (3.61%) FindBugs
7 11 (3.61%) JIRA
8 10 (3.28%) Selenium
9 8 (2.62%) Gradle
10 7 (2.30%) NetBeans
11 6 (1.97%) Cucumber
11 6 (1.97%) Hudson
11 6 (1.97%) TeamCity
12 5 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (1.64%) WebDriver
13 4 (1.31%) EasyMock
13 4 (1.31%) FitNesse
13 4 (1.31%) Mercurial
General
1 81 (26.56%) Finance
2 46 (15.08%) Pharmaceutical
3 19 (6.23%) Retail
4 17 (5.57%) Front Office
5 13 (4.26%) Banking
6 11 (3.61%) Music Industry
7 8 (2.62%) Investment Banking
8 7 (2.30%) Aerospace
9 5 (1.64%) Automotive
10 4 (1.31%) Back Office
10 4 (1.31%) Publishing
11 3 (0.98%) Advertising
11 3 (0.98%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.66%) Billing
12 2 (0.66%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.66%) Games
13 1 (0.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 285 (93.44%) Developer
2 279 (91.48%) Java Developer
3 78 (25.57%) Senior Developer
3 78 (25.57%) Senior Java Developer
4 62 (20.33%) Oracle Developer
5 44 (14.43%) SQL Developer
6 40 (13.11%) Java Software Developer
7 37 (12.13%) Applications Developer
7 37 (12.13%) Java Applications Developer
7 37 (12.13%) Oracle Applications Developer
8 35 (11.48%) Java Engineer
8 35 (11.48%) Software Engineer
9 34 (11.15%) Java Software Engineer
10 30 (9.84%) J2EE Developer
10 30 (9.84%) Java Swing Developer
11 29 (9.51%) Core Java Developer
11 29 (9.51%) Java Programmer
11 29 (9.51%) Programmer
12 28 (9.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 27 (8.85%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (28.52%) HTML
2 85 (27.87%) Spring
3 84 (27.54%) J2EE
4 71 (23.28%) CSS
5 64 (20.98%) JMS
6 46 (15.08%) Hibernate
7 40 (13.11%) JDBC
8 37 (12.13%) Ajax
9 36 (11.80%) J2SE
10 33 (10.82%) Web Services
11 30 (9.84%) XML
12 19 (6.23%) EJB
12 19 (6.23%) SWT
13 18 (5.90%) JSP
13 18 (5.90%) RESTful
14 17 (5.57%) JSON
15 16 (5.25%) jQuery
16 14 (4.59%) Servlets
17 13 (4.26%) .NET
17 13 (4.26%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 88 (28.85%) Computer Science
2 45 (14.75%) Hedge funds
3 40 (13.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 11 (3.61%) Equities
5 10 (3.28%) Fintech
5 10 (3.28%) Physics
6 9 (2.95%) Mathematics
7 6 (1.97%) Derivative
7 6 (1.97%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (1.64%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.64%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.31%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.31%) Credit Derivative
10 3 (0.98%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.66%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.66%) Grid Computing
11 2 (0.66%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.33%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 47 (15.41%) Linux
2 23 (7.54%) Windows
3 19 (6.23%) Unix
4 7 (2.30%) Android
5 2 (0.66%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (48.85%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (31.80%) Software Engineering
3 82 (26.89%) OO
4 79 (25.90%) Multithreading
5 64 (20.98%) OOP
6 58 (19.02%) Concurrent Programming
7 44 (14.43%) Low Latency
8 42 (13.77%) TDD
9 36 (11.80%) Open Source
10 35 (11.48%) E-Commerce
10 35 (11.48%) Performance Tuning
11 23 (7.54%) BDD
11 23 (7.54%) Mentoring
12 14 (4.59%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (4.26%) Unit Testing
14 12 (3.93%) SDLC
14 12 (3.93%) Web Development
15 11 (3.61%) Project Management
15 11 (3.61%) Scrum
16 10 (3.28%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 305 (100.00%) Java
2 133 (43.61%) SQL
3 101 (33.11%) JavaScript
4 48 (15.74%) PL/SQL
5 25 (8.20%) C++
6 20 (6.56%) Python
7 18 (5.90%) Perl
8 15 (4.92%) Groovy
9 11 (3.61%) Bash Shell
9 11 (3.61%) C#
10 10 (3.28%) C
11 8 (2.62%) PHP
12 7 (2.30%) Ruby
13 4 (1.31%) Scala
14 3 (0.98%) ES6
15 2 (0.66%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.66%) VB
15 2 (0.66%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.66%) VB6
16 1 (0.33%) HQL
Qualifications
1 195 (63.93%) Degree
2 4 (1.31%) PhD
3 2 (0.66%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.92%) QA
2 6 (1.97%) HL7
3 1 (0.33%) DICOM
3 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (0.98%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (0.33%) Docker
2 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.98%) Apache Shiro
2 2 (0.66%) Control-M
Vendors
1 130 (42.62%) Oracle
2 35 (11.48%) TIBCO
3 13 (4.26%) PayPal
4 6 (1.97%) Sybase
5 5 (1.64%) IBM
5 5 (1.64%) Microsoft
6 4 (1.31%) Calypso
7 3 (0.98%) VMware
8 2 (0.66%) Bloomberg
8 2 (0.66%) GigaSpaces
8 2 (0.66%) Reuters
9 1 (0.33%) Apple
9 1 (0.33%) BT
9 1 (0.33%) Endeca
9 1 (0.33%) Facebook
9 1 (0.33%) Google
9 1 (0.33%) hybris
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