Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Swing (Java)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 307 317 399
Rank change year-on-year +10 +82 +30
Permanent jobs citing Swing 15 33 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.15% 0.28% 0.088%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.36% 0.69% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 14 31 9
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% -21.43% +16.67%
10th Percentile £49,500 £43,750 £36,000
90th Percentile £84,750 £95,000 £83,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Swing is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4118 4805 6170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 40.12% 41.35% 36.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3706 4438 5346
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £39,875 £38,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

Swing
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Swing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

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

Swing
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Swing in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Swing in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 15 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (86.67%) Finance
3 7 (46.67%) Multithreading
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
5 5 (33.33%) JUnit
5 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (33.33%) Maven
6 4 (26.67%) JavaFX
6 4 (26.67%) Spring
6 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (26.67%) QA
6 4 (26.67%) Apache Flex
6 4 (26.67%) GWT
6 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
7 3 (20.00%) Infinispan
7 3 (20.00%) Fintech
7 3 (20.00%) EJB 3.0
7 3 (20.00%) WebSockets
7 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (20.00%) JAX-RS
7 3 (20.00%) Vaadin
7 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (20.00%) RESTful
7 3 (20.00%) TDD
7 3 (20.00%) Java EE
7 3 (20.00%) JSON
7 3 (20.00%) EJB
7 3 (20.00%) Client/Server
7 3 (20.00%) JMS

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (13.33%) IaaS
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon S3
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (6.67%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (6.67%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (20.00%) Infinispan
2 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.67%) PowerCenter
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) JUnit
1 5 (33.33%) Maven
2 3 (20.00%) IntelliJ
3 2 (13.33%) Ant
3 2 (13.33%) FishEye
3 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (13.33%) JIRA
4 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (6.67%) Hudson
4 1 (6.67%) jMock
4 1 (6.67%) Mockito
4 1 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (6.67%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (86.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Back Office
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
1 13 (86.67%) Java Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Java Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Apache Flex
1 4 (26.67%) GWT
1 4 (26.67%) JavaFX
1 4 (26.67%) Spring
2 3 (20.00%) EJB
2 3 (20.00%) EJB 3.0
2 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (20.00%) Java EE
2 3 (20.00%) JAX-RS
2 3 (20.00%) JMS
2 3 (20.00%) JSON
2 3 (20.00%) RESTful
2 3 (20.00%) Vaadin
2 3 (20.00%) WebSockets
3 2 (13.33%) jBPM
3 2 (13.33%) JPA
3 2 (13.33%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) Ajax
4 1 (6.67%) iBATIS
4 1 (6.67%) JDO
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (20.00%) Fintech
2 2 (13.33%) Hedge funds
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Multithreading
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) TDD
4 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (13.33%) EAI
5 2 (13.33%) MVC
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) Algorithmic Trading
6 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps
6 1 (6.67%) ETL
6 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) SDLC
6 1 (6.67%) Software Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe
2 1 (6.67%) Informatica
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Sybase