The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Swing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Swing over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Swing (Java)
London / City of London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 232 237 296
Rank change year-on-year +5 +59  
Permanent jobs citing Swing 2 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.038% 0.37% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.100% 0.88% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 21 6
Median salary £75,000 £57,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.43% -20.68%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% -  

Swing is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2003 2601 3641
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 38.25% 41.37% 35.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1762 2347 3177
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Swing
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Swing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Swing in the City of London

Swing
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Swing in the City of London.

Salary trend for Swing in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for Swing.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) Finance
2 10 (71.43%) HTML
2 10 (71.43%) J2EE
2 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) Subversion
3 7 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 7 (50.00%) Web Services
3 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (50.00%) JPA
3 7 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 7 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
3 7 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (42.86%) Data Structures
4 6 (42.86%) JavaFX
4 6 (42.86%) Memory Management
4 6 (42.86%) JAX-WS
4 6 (42.86%) KDB
4 6 (42.86%) Mathematics
4 6 (42.86%) MySQL
4 6 (42.86%) XML
4 6 (42.86%) CSS
4 6 (42.86%) OOP
4 6 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 5 (35.71%) Ant
5 5 (35.71%) SDLC
6 4 (28.57%) ANSI SQL
6 4 (28.57%) Analytics

Swing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) KDB
1 6 (42.86%) MySQL
1 6 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Subversion
2 5 (35.71%) Ant
3 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.14%) Hudson
4 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.14%) jMock
4 1 (7.14%) JUnit
4 1 (7.14%) Maven
4 1 (7.14%) Mockito
General
1 14 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Front Office
2 3 (21.43%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
1 8 (57.14%) Java Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Applications Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Java Applications Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Applications Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Java Applications Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) HTML
1 10 (71.43%) J2EE
2 7 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 7 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 7 (50.00%) JPA
2 7 (50.00%) Web Services
3 6 (42.86%) CSS
3 6 (42.86%) JavaFX
3 6 (42.86%) JAX-WS
3 6 (42.86%) XML
4 4 (28.57%) FIX Protocol
4 4 (28.57%) HTML5
4 4 (28.57%) JDBC
5 1 (7.14%) Ajax
5 1 (7.14%) GWT
5 1 (7.14%) iBATIS
5 1 (7.14%) JDO
5 1 (7.14%) Node.js
5 1 (7.14%) Spring
5 1 (7.14%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (42.86%) Data Structures
2 3 (21.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (21.43%) N-Tier
3 2 (14.29%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
1 7 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 6 (42.86%) Mathematics
2 6 (42.86%) Memory Management
2 6 (42.86%) OOP
3 5 (35.71%) SDLC
4 4 (28.57%) Analytics
4 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 4 (28.57%) Use Case
5 3 (21.43%) Low Latency
5 3 (21.43%) Multithreaded Programming
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
6 1 (7.14%) MVC
6 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) ANSI SQL
4 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) Sybase
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