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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Swing (Java)
Rank 756 775 747
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -28
Permanent jobs citing Swing 158 205 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% 0.50% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 128 158 203
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -8.10%

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
37884 41185 44114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.86% 37.58% 38.43%
Number of salaries quoted 32984 35208 37085
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,264 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
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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 +11 155 £55,000 +15.78% 22
London +22 89 £67,500 +42.10% 9
East of England +34 29 £50,000 +14.28% 1
City of London +67 22 £55,000 -21.42% 1
South East +14 18 £43,750 -10.25% 1
Cambridgeshire +22 14 £50,000 +17.64%
Essex +11 11 £62,500 +95.31%
Colchester +6 11 £62,500 +160.41%
Huntingdon +7 9 £50,000 +17.64%
Surrey +26 8 £43,750 -12.50%
Redhill +23 8 £43,750 -12.50%
East Midlands +6 6 £36,250 -9.37% 2
South West 0 6 £62,500 +61.29%
Nottinghamshire 0 6 £36,250 -9.37% 1
Mansfield - 6 £35,000 -
Bath - 6 £62,500 -
Somerset - 6 £62,500 -
North West +3 5 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Hertfordshire +13 3 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Peterborough - 3 £46,000 -
Cheshire - 3 £55,000 - 2
Scotland +13 2 - - 2
Berkshire +7 2 - -
Manchester +4 2 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Nottingham 0 2 £41,250 +3.12% 1
West Midlands -12 2 £47,000 +7.42%
Glasgow - 2 - -
Hounslow +7 1 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Croydon -2 1 £45,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £24,500 -

Swing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 314 (100.00%) Java
2 187 (59.55%) Degree
3 151 (48.09%) Agile Software Development
4 144 (45.86%) SQL
5 115 (36.62%) Oracle
6 104 (33.12%) Finance
7 98 (31.21%) Multithreading
8 94 (29.94%) OO
9 92 (29.30%) Software Engineering
10 82 (26.11%) JavaScript
11 80 (25.48%) J2EE
11 80 (25.48%) Concurrent Programming
12 78 (24.84%) JMS
12 78 (24.84%) Spring
13 77 (24.52%) Computer Science
14 70 (22.29%) OOP
15 69 (21.97%) HTML
16 68 (21.66%) Low Latency
17 63 (20.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 62 (19.75%) CSS
19 61 (19.43%) JBoss
20 60 (19.11%) J2SE
21 57 (18.15%) Maven
22 56 (17.83%) Performance Tuning
23 52 (16.56%) Oracle Database
23 52 (16.56%) Hedge funds
23 52 (16.56%) TIBCO
24 50 (15.92%) Relational Database
25 48 (15.29%) Multicast
26 45 (14.33%) 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 61 (19.43%) JBoss
2 43 (13.69%) WebSphere
3 42 (13.38%) WebLogic
4 36 (11.46%) Tomcat
5 32 (10.19%) Apache
6 13 (4.14%) GlassFish
7 4 (1.27%) GemFire
7 4 (1.27%) MQSeries
7 4 (1.27%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.32%) IIS
9 1 (0.32%) Mule
9 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.59%) GitHub
2 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (15.29%) Multicast
2 6 (1.91%) Internet
3 1 (0.32%) HTTP
3 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (16.56%) Oracle Database
2 50 (15.92%) Relational Database
3 29 (9.24%) Oracle Reports
3 29 (9.24%) SQL Server
4 21 (6.69%) MySQL
5 16 (5.10%) NoSQL
6 13 (4.14%) MongoDB
7 11 (3.50%) Big Data
8 9 (2.87%) JasperReports
9 8 (2.55%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (2.55%) RDBMS
10 7 (2.23%) DB2
10 7 (2.23%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (1.59%) Data Mining
12 4 (1.27%) Hazelcast
13 3 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.64%) Hadoop
14 2 (0.64%) KDB
15 1 (0.32%) CouchDB
15 1 (0.32%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 57 (18.15%) Maven
2 45 (14.33%) Git (software)
3 30 (9.55%) JUnit
4 28 (8.92%) Ant
5 18 (5.73%) Jenkins
5 18 (5.73%) JIRA
6 17 (5.41%) Eclipse
6 17 (5.41%) Subversion
7 16 (5.10%) Gradle
8 9 (2.87%) IntelliJ
8 9 (2.87%) Mercurial
8 9 (2.87%) NetBeans
9 7 (2.23%) FindBugs
10 6 (1.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (1.91%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.27%) EasyMock
11 4 (1.27%) FitNesse
11 4 (1.27%) Liquibase
11 4 (1.27%) TestNG
12 3 (0.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 104 (33.12%) Finance
2 43 (13.69%) Pharmaceutical
3 24 (7.64%) Retail
4 19 (6.05%) Front Office
5 16 (5.10%) Music Industry
6 13 (4.14%) Banking
7 9 (2.87%) Publishing
8 6 (1.91%) Aerospace
8 6 (1.91%) Games
9 4 (1.27%) Advertising
9 4 (1.27%) Back Office
10 3 (0.96%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.64%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.64%) Legal
12 1 (0.32%) Automotive
12 1 (0.32%) Billing
12 1 (0.32%) Military
Job Titles
1 288 (91.72%) Developer
2 277 (88.22%) Java Developer
3 77 (24.52%) Senior Developer
3 77 (24.52%) Senior Java Developer
4 48 (15.29%) Oracle Developer
5 45 (14.33%) Core Java Developer
6 36 (11.46%) Java Swing Developer
7 35 (11.15%) Java Engineer
8 34 (10.83%) Applications Developer
8 34 (10.83%) Java Applications Developer
9 33 (10.51%) Java Software Developer
10 32 (10.19%) Software Engineer
11 31 (9.87%) Java Software Engineer
11 31 (9.87%) SQL Developer
12 28 (8.92%) J2EE Developer
13 27 (8.60%) Oracle Applications Developer
14 26 (8.28%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 25 (7.96%) Java Programmer
15 25 (7.96%) Programmer
16 23 (7.32%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (25.48%) J2EE
2 78 (24.84%) JMS
2 78 (24.84%) Spring
3 69 (21.97%) HTML
4 62 (19.75%) CSS
5 60 (19.11%) J2SE
6 42 (13.38%) JDBC
7 35 (11.15%) Hibernate
8 34 (10.83%) XML
9 32 (10.19%) Java SE
10 30 (9.55%) Ajax
11 25 (7.96%) Java EE
12 24 (7.64%) Web Services
13 22 (7.01%) FIX Protocol
14 19 (6.05%) JSP
15 18 (5.73%) SWT
16 16 (5.10%) EJB
17 14 (4.46%) JPA
17 14 (4.46%) RESTful
18 13 (4.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 77 (24.52%) Computer Science
2 63 (20.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 52 (16.56%) Hedge funds
4 17 (5.41%) Equities
5 13 (4.14%) Fintech
6 10 (3.18%) Mathematics
6 10 (3.18%) Physics
7 8 (2.55%) Derivative
7 8 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (2.23%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.27%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.27%) Credit Derivative
9 4 (1.27%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.27%) User Experience
10 3 (0.96%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.96%) Fixed Income
10 3 (0.96%) iPad
10 3 (0.96%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.64%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.32%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 41 (13.06%) Linux
2 21 (6.69%) Unix
3 10 (3.18%) Windows
4 7 (2.23%) Android
5 2 (0.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (48.09%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (31.21%) Multithreading
3 94 (29.94%) OO
4 92 (29.30%) Software Engineering
5 80 (25.48%) Concurrent Programming
6 70 (22.29%) OOP
7 68 (21.66%) Low Latency
8 56 (17.83%) Performance Tuning
9 31 (9.87%) Mentoring
10 29 (9.24%) Open Source
11 27 (8.60%) E-Commerce
11 27 (8.60%) TDD
12 21 (6.69%) BDD
13 20 (6.37%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (6.37%) Scrum
14 15 (4.78%) Continuous Deployment
15 13 (4.14%) Analytics
15 13 (4.14%) Web Development
16 12 (3.82%) Algorithmic Trading
16 12 (3.82%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 314 (100.00%) Java
2 144 (45.86%) SQL
3 82 (26.11%) JavaScript
4 37 (11.78%) PL/SQL
5 19 (6.05%) C++
6 16 (5.10%) C
7 11 (3.50%) Bash Shell
7 11 (3.50%) C#
8 10 (3.18%) Python
9 9 (2.87%) Perl
10 8 (2.55%) Groovy
11 6 (1.91%) Scala
12 5 (1.59%) PHP
12 5 (1.59%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.96%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.64%) Ruby
14 2 (0.64%) VB
14 2 (0.64%) VB6
15 1 (0.32%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 187 (59.55%) Degree
2 5 (1.59%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.27%) DV Cleared
3 4 (1.27%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.32%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.32%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.32%) PhD
4 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.82%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) DICOM
2 1 (0.32%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (3.82%) Control-M
Vendors
1 115 (36.62%) Oracle
2 52 (16.56%) TIBCO
3 20 (6.37%) PayPal
4 8 (2.55%) Murex
5 7 (2.23%) Sybase
6 4 (1.27%) Calypso
6 4 (1.27%) IBM
6 4 (1.27%) Sun
7 3 (0.96%) Apple
8 2 (0.64%) Bloomberg
8 2 (0.64%) GigaSpaces
8 2 (0.64%) Microsoft
8 2 (0.64%) Reuters
9 1 (0.32%) Facebook
9 1 (0.32%) Google
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 38,000 plus fantastic benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Crewe
TDA Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Whitehall Resources Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bens + share options
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Recital Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £55,000 + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Nottingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Hounslow
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Crewe
TDA Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Hammersmith
Recital Consulting Ltd
Salary: 35000-40000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago