The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 588 650 379
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -271
Permanent jobs citing Swing 360 233 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.21% 0.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.74% 0.52% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 330 200 672
Average salary £47,500 £41,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.77% -16.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,750 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.89% -15.55%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48721 44620 52093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.16% 40.19% 41.45%
Number of salaries quoted 41025 38863 46474
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 18 April 2014 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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +65 350 £47,500 +9.82% 41
London +61 205 £55,000 +10.00% 15
South East 0 78 £45,000 - 16
City of London +19 64 £55,000 -25.42% 6
Surrey +38 52 £45,000 -10.00% 6
East of England -4 30 £40,500 +22.72% 4
Redhill - 23 £45,000 - 3
Hounslow - 23 £52,500 - 2
Hertfordshire +17 19 £30,000 -14.28% 2
South West +2 16 £38,750 -7.18% 1
Guildford +4 14 £47,500 +66.66% 2
Berkshire -10 12 £35,000 -22.22%
North West -4 10 £32,500 +4.00% 2
Newbury -8 10 £35,000 -22.22%
Kent -21 9 £41,000 -36.92% 1
Essex -20 8 £42,500 - 2
West Midlands +8 6 £65,000 +58.53% 2
Manchester +2 6 £27,500 -31.25% 2
Glasgow -9 6 £40,000 +14.28%
Scotland -13 6 £40,000 +11.11%
Somerset - 5 £30,000 -
Warwickshire - 5 £65,000 - 1
Bristol +4 4 £42,500 +77.08%
Harlow +1 4 £42,500 -
Colchester - 4 £45,000 - 2
Borehamwood - 4 £40,500 -
Folkestone - 4 £35,000 -
Cheshire - 4 £37,500 -
Cambridgeshire 0 3 £45,000 +36.36%
Oxfordshire -11 3 £45,000 -18.18% 9

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 665 (100.00%) Java
2 424 (63.76%) SQL
3 245 (36.84%) Spring
4 243 (36.54%) Degree
5 223 (33.53%) J2EE
6 218 (32.78%) Oracle
7 198 (29.77%) OO
7 198 (29.77%) Finance
8 190 (28.57%) JavaScript
9 187 (28.12%) XML
10 174 (26.17%) Multithreading
11 171 (25.71%) HTML
12 165 (24.81%) UNIX
13 153 (23.01%) Web Services
14 151 (22.71%) JDBC
15 140 (21.05%) Hibernate
15 140 (21.05%) Software Engineering
16 135 (20.30%) CSS
17 126 (18.95%) Linux
18 118 (17.74%) Eclipse
18 118 (17.74%) Computer Science
19 101 (15.19%) Relational Database
20 98 (14.74%) Agile Software Development
21 97 (14.59%) JSP
22 94 (14.14%) C++
23 93 (13.98%) Hadoop
24 92 (13.83%) C
25 90 (13.53%) Scrum
26 87 (13.08%) JBoss
27 85 (12.78%) SOAP

Swing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 51 (7.67%) Tomcat
2 50 (7.52%) WebSphere
3 29 (4.36%) WebLogic
4 12 (1.80%) TIBCO EMS
4 12 (1.80%) GlassFish
5 10 (1.50%) SharePoint
5 10 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (1.50%) Adobe CQ
6 8 (1.20%) Commerce Server
7 7 (1.05%) Apache
8 6 (0.90%) Oracle Workflow
8 6 (0.90%) Jetty
9 5 (0.75%) Mule
10 2 (0.30%) WebSphere Process Server
10 2 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.30%) GemFire
10 2 (0.30%) Drupal
10 2 (0.30%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
10 2 (0.30%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.15%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.15%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.15%) MS Office
1 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.30%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.15%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 46 (6.92%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (9.02%) Internet
2 15 (2.26%) HTTP
3 12 (1.80%) ATM
4 10 (1.50%) Intranet
5 9 (1.35%) TCP/IP
6 7 (1.05%) NGN
6 7 (1.05%) SNMP
6 7 (1.05%) LDAP
7 5 (0.75%) SSH
8 1 (0.15%) SDH
8 1 (0.15%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.15%) DSL
8 1 (0.15%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (15.19%) Relational Database
2 93 (13.98%) Hadoop
3 82 (12.33%) Big Data
4 75 (11.28%) SQL Server
5 72 (10.83%) NoSQL
6 68 (10.23%) MongoDB
7 65 (9.77%) RDBMS
8 41 (6.17%) MySQL
8 41 (6.17%) HBase
8 41 (6.17%) Apache Hive
9 29 (4.36%) OLTP
10 25 (3.76%) Apache Accumulo
11 11 (1.65%) Oracle Database
11 11 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (1.20%) DB2
12 8 (1.20%) Data Mining
12 8 (1.20%) KDB
13 5 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (0.75%) Riak
14 4 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 118 (17.74%) Eclipse
2 82 (12.33%) JUnit
3 72 (10.83%) Git (software)
4 62 (9.32%) Maven
5 59 (8.87%) Ant
6 56 (8.42%) Subversion
7 54 (8.12%) Mercurial
8 29 (4.36%) JIRA
9 22 (3.31%) Hudson
10 16 (2.41%) Jenkins
11 14 (2.11%) Visual Studio
12 13 (1.95%) Gradle
13 12 (1.80%) ProC
14 10 (1.50%) IntelliJ
14 10 (1.50%) EasyMock
14 10 (1.50%) Selenium
14 10 (1.50%) jMock
15 8 (1.20%) ClearCase
15 8 (1.20%) Mockito
16 7 (1.05%) Cucumber
General
1 198 (29.77%) Finance
2 67 (10.08%) Banking
3 47 (7.07%) Investment Banking
4 41 (6.17%) Retail
5 34 (5.11%) Front Office
6 25 (3.76%) Telecoms
7 22 (3.31%) Legal
8 21 (3.16%) Back Office
9 19 (2.86%) Games
10 10 (1.50%) Automotive
11 6 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.75%) Electronics
13 3 (0.45%) Advertising
14 2 (0.30%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.15%) Marketing
15 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 525 (78.95%) Developer
2 435 (65.41%) Java Developer
3 76 (11.43%) Senior Developer
4 74 (11.13%) Senior Java Developer
5 69 (10.38%) Java Swing Developer
5 69 (10.38%) Software Engineer
6 48 (7.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 43 (6.47%) Analyst
8 40 (6.02%) Junior Developer
8 40 (6.02%) Junior
9 35 (5.26%) Architect
10 31 (4.66%) Software Developer
11 29 (4.36%) Systems Developer
11 29 (4.36%) Junior Java Developer
12 27 (4.06%) Java Architect
13 26 (3.91%) Senior Java Architect
13 26 (3.91%) Senior Architect
14 25 (3.76%) Programmer
15 24 (3.61%) Java Programmer
16 22 (3.31%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 245 (36.84%) Spring
2 223 (33.53%) J2EE
3 187 (28.12%) XML
4 171 (25.71%) HTML
5 153 (23.01%) Web Services
6 151 (22.71%) JDBC
7 140 (21.05%) Hibernate
8 135 (20.30%) CSS
9 97 (14.59%) JSP
10 85 (12.78%) SOAP
10 85 (12.78%) JSON
11 79 (11.88%) JMS
12 77 (11.58%) REST
13 74 (11.13%) XSLT
13 74 (11.13%) J2SE
14 69 (10.38%) HTML5
15 58 (8.72%) EJB
16 55 (8.27%) XSD
17 51 (7.67%) Ajax
18 50 (7.52%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 118 (17.74%) Computer Science
2 58 (8.72%) iPad
3 55 (8.27%) Mathematics
4 52 (7.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 51 (7.67%) Visualisation
6 50 (7.52%) Open Source
7 45 (6.77%) Statistics
8 37 (5.56%) Fixed Income
9 31 (4.66%) Client/Server
9 31 (4.66%) Enterprise Software
10 28 (4.21%) Derivative
11 23 (3.46%) Equities
12 20 (3.01%) Mobile App
12 20 (3.01%) Equity Derivative
13 13 (1.95%) GIS
14 12 (1.80%) EFT
14 12 (1.80%) Physics
14 12 (1.80%) iPhone
15 10 (1.50%) Credit Derivative
15 10 (1.50%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 165 (24.81%) UNIX
2 126 (18.95%) Linux
3 46 (6.92%) Windows
4 26 (3.91%) Android
5 8 (1.20%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.75%) Solaris
7 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (29.77%) OO
2 174 (26.17%) Multithreading
3 140 (21.05%) Software Engineering
4 98 (14.74%) Agile Software Development
5 90 (13.53%) Scrum
6 84 (12.63%) OOP
6 84 (12.63%) TDD
7 75 (11.28%) UML
8 73 (10.98%) Web Development
9 59 (8.87%) E-Commerce
10 57 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
10 57 (8.57%) Data Analysis
11 47 (7.07%) Validation
12 39 (5.86%) Risk Management
13 37 (5.56%) MVC
13 37 (5.56%) Analytics
14 35 (5.26%) OOD
15 30 (4.51%) Unit Testing
16 28 (4.21%) Low Latency
17 27 (4.06%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 665 (100.00%) Java
2 424 (63.76%) SQL
3 190 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 94 (14.14%) C++
5 92 (13.83%) C
6 74 (11.13%) PL/SQL
7 67 (10.08%) Perl
8 50 (7.52%) R
9 44 (6.62%) C#
10 28 (4.21%) Python
11 23 (3.46%) Shell Script
11 23 (3.46%) PHP
12 17 (2.56%) Scala
13 13 (1.95%) ActionScript 3.0
13 13 (1.95%) ActionScript
13 13 (1.95%) Jython
14 11 (1.65%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.75%) MATLAB
15 5 (0.75%) Ruby
16 4 (0.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 243 (36.54%) Degree
2 13 (1.95%) Security Cleared
2 13 (1.95%) Sun Certification
2 13 (1.95%) HND
3 8 (1.20%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.60%) ISEB
4 4 (0.60%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.45%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.45%) PMP
5 3 (0.45%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.30%) Postgraduate
6 2 (0.30%) PhD
7 1 (0.15%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (12.63%) QA
2 44 (6.62%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 6 (0.90%) MOM
Vendors
1 218 (32.78%) Oracle
2 87 (13.08%) JBoss
3 62 (9.32%) Google
4 51 (7.67%) TIBCO
5 35 (5.26%) Sybase
6 17 (2.56%) IBM
7 14 (2.11%) Microsoft
8 10 (1.50%) Adobe
9 7 (1.05%) Business Objects
10 5 (0.75%) Reuters
10 5 (0.75%) Bloomberg
10 5 (0.75%) Calypso
11 4 (0.60%) SAP
11 4 (0.60%) hybris
12 3 (0.45%) Twitter
12 3 (0.45%) Retek
12 3 (0.45%) Informatica
12 3 (0.45%) GoldenSource
13 2 (0.30%) Sony
13 2 (0.30%) Apple
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Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Up to 8% bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Up to 8% bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
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Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum + BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
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Salary: £50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Rockfield
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
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Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
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Hertford, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £26000 - £40000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + substantial benefits
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Hertford, Hertfordshire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
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London
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Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum
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London
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