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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swing (Java)
Rank 659 614 514
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -100
Permanent jobs citing Swing 262 275 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.25% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.58% 0.64% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 241 232 368
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45445 43020 48353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.82% 39.55% 40.97%
Number of salaries quoted 38606 37296 42767
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 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -30 257 £50,000 +11.11% 34
London -39 153 £52,500 -4.54% 15
South East +15 49 £45,000 -5.26% 8
Hounslow +6 31 £39,000 -13.33% 3
East of England -17 31 £45,000 +28.57%
Surrey -7 30 £46,250 -9.75% 5
City of London -41 23 £60,000 - 4
Redhill -10 16 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Berkshire +27 15 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Guildford +9 13 £45,000 -14.28%
South West -5 13 £31,500 +26.00% 1
Newbury - 13 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire -26 12 £37,500 +50.00%
Reigate -9 10 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Essex - 10 £50,000 -
Horley - 10 £45,000 -
Colchester - 10 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire -2 9 £36,250 -14.70%
Dorset - 7 £30,000 -
Poole - 7 £30,000 -
Cambridge - 7 £47,500 -
Hertford +5 6 £47,500 -20.83%
Clapham - 6 £45,000 -
West Midlands -14 5 £47,500 +35.71%
North West +5 4 £25,000 -61.53% 5
Hampshire +2 4 £30,000 -33.33%
Bristol -3 4 £35,000 +42.85%
Manchester - 4 £25,000 - 2
New Malden - 4 £50,000 -
Teddington - 4 £50,000 - 1

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 612 (100.00%) Java
2 379 (61.93%) SQL
3 242 (39.54%) Degree
4 230 (37.58%) Oracle
4 230 (37.58%) OO
5 211 (34.48%) Spring
6 193 (31.54%) J2EE
7 187 (30.56%) Finance
8 180 (29.41%) XML
9 177 (28.92%) JavaScript
10 166 (27.12%) Software Engineering
11 158 (25.82%) HTML
12 148 (24.18%) Computer Science
13 138 (22.55%) Multithreading
14 133 (21.73%) UNIX
15 130 (21.24%) JDBC
16 125 (20.42%) CSS
17 123 (20.10%) Hibernate
18 118 (19.28%) Eclipse
19 113 (18.46%) Web Services
20 110 (17.97%) Linux
20 110 (17.97%) C
21 108 (17.65%) JBoss
22 98 (16.01%) C++
22 98 (16.01%) JSP
23 95 (15.52%) Scrum
24 89 (14.54%) Relational Database
25 88 (14.38%) Agile Software Development
26 87 (14.22%) PL/SQL
27 78 (12.75%) XSLT

Swing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 64 (10.46%) WebLogic
2 56 (9.15%) WebSphere
3 52 (8.50%) Tomcat
4 22 (3.59%) GlassFish
5 20 (3.27%) SharePoint 2013
5 20 (3.27%) Adobe CQ
5 20 (3.27%) SharePoint
6 15 (2.45%) Apache
7 10 (1.63%) Oracle Workflow
8 8 (1.31%) TIBCO EMS
9 6 (0.98%) Jetty
9 6 (0.98%) Mule
10 5 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (0.82%) Drupal
11 4 (0.65%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
11 4 (0.65%) WebSphere Process Server
12 3 (0.49%) Commerce Server
12 3 (0.49%) Confluence
13 2 (0.33%) GemFire
14 1 (0.16%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (0.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (1.31%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.33%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 38 (6.21%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 61 (9.97%) Internet
2 27 (4.41%) HTTP
3 20 (3.27%) Intranet
4 17 (2.78%) TCP/IP
4 17 (2.78%) ATM
5 14 (2.29%) SSH
6 6 (0.98%) LDAP
7 5 (0.82%) NGN
8 4 (0.65%) SNMP
9 3 (0.49%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.49%) SDH
9 3 (0.49%) MPLS
10 2 (0.33%) PuTTY
10 2 (0.33%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (14.54%) Relational Database
2 76 (12.42%) Hadoop
3 70 (11.44%) Big Data
4 64 (10.46%) RDBMS
5 62 (10.13%) SQL Server
6 61 (9.97%) NoSQL
7 51 (8.33%) MongoDB
8 49 (8.01%) OLTP
9 40 (6.54%) MySQL
10 27 (4.41%) Apache Accumulo
11 25 (4.08%) HBase
11 25 (4.08%) Apache Hive
11 25 (4.08%) Oracle Database
11 25 (4.08%) Impala
12 14 (2.29%) Data Mining
13 9 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (1.31%) KDB
15 4 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
16 3 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
16 3 (0.49%) DB2
Development Applications
1 118 (19.28%) Eclipse
2 77 (12.58%) Maven
3 65 (10.62%) Git (software)
4 51 (8.33%) Ant
5 44 (7.19%) JUnit
6 42 (6.86%) Subversion
7 37 (6.05%) Mercurial
8 26 (4.25%) JIRA
9 21 (3.43%) Jenkins
10 19 (3.10%) Gradle
11 13 (2.12%) Hudson
12 10 (1.63%) ProC
12 10 (1.63%) Visual Studio
12 10 (1.63%) NetBeans
13 8 (1.31%) Selenium
13 8 (1.31%) IntelliJ
14 6 (0.98%) TeamCity
14 6 (0.98%) Eclipse RCP
14 6 (0.98%) Checkstyle
15 5 (0.82%) EasyMock
General
1 187 (30.56%) Finance
2 38 (6.21%) Banking
3 27 (4.41%) Investment Banking
3 27 (4.41%) Retail
4 21 (3.43%) Front Office
5 20 (3.27%) Games
6 19 (3.10%) Telecoms
7 14 (2.29%) Automotive
8 11 (1.80%) Back Office
9 10 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (1.63%) Multimedia
10 8 (1.31%) Legal
11 6 (0.98%) Advertising
12 4 (0.65%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.49%) Electronics
14 2 (0.33%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.16%) Billing
15 1 (0.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 477 (77.94%) Developer
2 373 (60.95%) Java Developer
3 105 (17.16%) Software Engineer
4 64 (10.46%) Senior Developer
5 59 (9.64%) Java Swing Developer
6 58 (9.48%) Senior Java Developer
7 38 (6.21%) Software Developer
7 38 (6.21%) Architect
8 37 (6.05%) Senior Architect
8 37 (6.05%) Java Architect
8 37 (6.05%) Senior Java Architect
9 33 (5.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 32 (5.23%) Analyst
11 30 (4.90%) Senior Software Engineer
12 27 (4.41%) Systems Developer
13 25 (4.08%) C# Developer
14 20 (3.27%) Programmer
15 19 (3.10%) .NET Developer
15 19 (3.10%) C# .NET Developer
16 18 (2.94%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (34.48%) Spring
2 193 (31.54%) J2EE
3 180 (29.41%) XML
4 158 (25.82%) HTML
5 130 (21.24%) JDBC
6 125 (20.42%) CSS
7 123 (20.10%) Hibernate
8 113 (18.46%) Web Services
9 98 (16.01%) JSP
10 78 (12.75%) XSLT
11 70 (11.44%) SOAP
12 67 (10.95%) JMS
12 67 (10.95%) JSON
13 65 (10.62%) Ajax
14 61 (9.97%) J2SE
15 60 (9.80%) REST
16 56 (9.15%) XSD
17 49 (8.01%) HTML5
18 47 (7.68%) GWT
18 47 (7.68%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 148 (24.18%) Computer Science
2 72 (11.76%) Mathematics
3 55 (8.99%) iPad
4 50 (8.17%) Open Source
5 42 (6.86%) Enterprise Software
6 34 (5.56%) Client/Server
6 34 (5.56%) Visualisation
7 32 (5.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 26 (4.25%) Statistics
9 24 (3.92%) Mobile App
9 24 (3.92%) Fixed Income
10 22 (3.59%) Equities
11 17 (2.78%) EFT
11 17 (2.78%) Physics
12 13 (2.12%) Equity Derivative
12 13 (2.12%) Derivative
13 12 (1.96%) GIS
14 10 (1.63%) Streaming Media
14 10 (1.63%) Enterprise Storage
14 10 (1.63%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 133 (21.73%) UNIX
2 110 (17.97%) Linux
3 54 (8.82%) Windows
4 15 (2.45%) Android
5 12 (1.96%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.98%) Solaris
7 2 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (37.58%) OO
2 166 (27.12%) Software Engineering
3 138 (22.55%) Multithreading
4 95 (15.52%) Scrum
5 88 (14.38%) Agile Software Development
6 76 (12.42%) TDD
7 64 (10.46%) OOP
8 56 (9.15%) OOD
9 50 (8.17%) Validation
10 44 (7.19%) Web Development
11 43 (7.03%) UML
12 38 (6.21%) Unit Testing
13 37 (6.05%) Business Intelligence
14 34 (5.56%) E-Commerce
14 34 (5.56%) MVC
14 34 (5.56%) Data Analysis
15 31 (5.07%) Analytics
16 30 (4.90%) Low Latency
17 29 (4.74%) Asset Management
18 27 (4.41%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 612 (100.00%) Java
2 379 (61.93%) SQL
3 177 (28.92%) JavaScript
4 110 (17.97%) C
5 98 (16.01%) C++
6 87 (14.22%) PL/SQL
7 50 (8.17%) C#
8 42 (6.86%) Perl
9 38 (6.21%) R
10 31 (5.07%) Shell Script
11 24 (3.92%) Python
12 18 (2.94%) PHP
13 16 (2.61%) Scala
14 11 (1.80%) Jython
15 9 (1.47%) Bash Shell
16 5 (0.82%) Ruby
17 4 (0.65%) Clojure
17 4 (0.65%) ActionScript
17 4 (0.65%) T-SQL
18 3 (0.49%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 242 (39.54%) Degree
2 11 (1.80%) PhD
3 9 (1.47%) Sun Certification
4 4 (0.65%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.65%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.49%) HND
5 3 (0.49%) PMP
5 3 (0.49%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.49%) OCP
5 3 (0.49%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.33%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.33%) ISEB
6 2 (0.33%) OCPJP
7 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (8.50%) QA
2 50 (8.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (0.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 4 (0.65%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (1.14%) MOM
2 4 (0.65%) Puppet
2 4 (0.65%) Ambari
3 2 (0.33%) OpenSSO
3 2 (0.33%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 230 (37.58%) Oracle
2 108 (17.65%) JBoss
3 48 (7.84%) Google
4 37 (6.05%) TIBCO
5 25 (4.08%) Microsoft
6 20 (3.27%) Adobe
7 19 (3.10%) Sybase
8 11 (1.80%) IBM
9 5 (0.82%) Sun
9 5 (0.82%) Reuters
9 5 (0.82%) Bloomberg
10 4 (0.65%) Apple
10 4 (0.65%) Chordiant
10 4 (0.65%) Sony
11 3 (0.49%) Cramer
11 3 (0.49%) GoldenSource
11 3 (0.49%) Business Objects
11 3 (0.49%) Informatica
11 3 (0.49%) Retek
11 3 (0.49%) Calypso
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £36000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Somerset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Holiday, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill
Creative Personnel
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Up to 8% bonus, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Up to 8% bonus, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum + BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
South East, South London, Surrey, Reigate,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000 + excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum + 8% Bonus, pension
Posted: 6 days ago