Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Swing (Java)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 970 949 907
Rank change year-on-year -21 -42 -21
Permanent jobs citing Swing 196 255 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.36% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 121 211 321
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +15.79% -5.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £90,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,750 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -7.73% +15.79% -5.00%

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 England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 67897 70031 78219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.23% 39.09% 38.23%
Number of salaries quoted 56913 61276 67484
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%

Swing
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Swing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Swing in England

Swing
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Swing in England

Swing
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Swing in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Swing in England

Swing
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Swing within the England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +13 136 £60,000 -7.69% 5
East of England -20 32 £43,750 -23.91% 1
North of England +13 12 £35,000 -30.00% 1
South East +7 10 £48,750 +8.33%
North West -12 10 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Midlands +19 6 £41,500 +10.67% 1
West Midlands +18 6 £41,500 -2.35% 1
North East - 2 £37,500 -
Swing
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 England region with a requirement for Swing.

1 196 (100.00%) Java
2 91 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (41.84%) Oracle
4 73 (37.24%) Finance
5 68 (34.69%) Python
6 67 (34.18%) SQL
7 64 (32.65%) Spring
7 64 (32.65%) Confluence
8 63 (32.14%) JIRA
9 62 (31.63%) Software Engineering
9 62 (31.63%) Tomcat
10 61 (31.12%) Linux
11 60 (30.61%) C++
12 59 (30.10%) JUnit
12 59 (30.10%) Asset Management
13 56 (28.57%) Apache
14 55 (28.06%) Analytical Skills
14 55 (28.06%) SDLC
15 54 (27.55%) Banking
16 52 (26.53%) Investment Banking
16 52 (26.53%) GWT
16 52 (26.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 51 (26.02%) JavaScript
18 49 (25.00%) OO
18 49 (25.00%) Shell Script
19 48 (24.49%) Degree
19 48 (24.49%) Derivative
20 47 (23.98%) Front Office
21 46 (23.47%) Risk Management
21 46 (23.47%) CORBA

Swing
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 64 (32.65%) Confluence
2 62 (31.63%) Tomcat
3 56 (28.57%) Apache
4 46 (23.47%) DataSynapse
5 11 (5.61%) JBoss
5 11 (5.61%) WebLogic
5 11 (5.61%) WebSphere
6 7 (3.57%) GlassFish
7 5 (2.55%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.02%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (7.14%) IaaS
3 5 (2.55%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.02%) GitHub
5 1 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.51%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.51%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.51%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 27 (13.78%) ATM
1 27 (13.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (18.88%) Relational Database
2 18 (9.18%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (7.65%) Infinispan
3 15 (7.65%) RDBMS
3 15 (7.65%) SQL Server
4 14 (7.14%) MySQL
5 8 (4.08%) Oracle Database
6 6 (3.06%) Data Mining
6 6 (3.06%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.55%) Big Data
7 5 (2.55%) DB2
8 4 (2.04%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.02%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 63 (32.14%) JIRA
2 59 (30.10%) JUnit
3 46 (23.47%) GCC
3 46 (23.47%) TeamCity
4 36 (18.37%) Maven
5 17 (8.67%) Eclipse
6 15 (7.65%) IntelliJ
7 14 (7.14%) Ant
7 14 (7.14%) FishEye
8 11 (5.61%) Git (software)
8 11 (5.61%) Gradle
9 9 (4.59%) Cucumber
10 7 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (3.57%) Bitbucket
11 6 (3.06%) Jenkins
12 4 (2.04%) Subversion
13 3 (1.53%) Eclipse RCP
13 3 (1.53%) Visual Studio
14 2 (1.02%) Fiddler
14 2 (1.02%) Mockito
General
1 73 (37.24%) Finance
2 54 (27.55%) Banking
3 52 (26.53%) Investment Banking
4 47 (23.98%) Front Office
5 46 (23.47%) Retail Banking
6 35 (17.86%) Retail
7 7 (3.57%) Music Industry
7 7 (3.57%) Publishing
8 5 (2.55%) Back Office
9 4 (2.04%) Automotive
10 1 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.51%) Czech Language
10 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.51%) French Language
10 1 (0.51%) German Language
10 1 (0.51%) Marketing
10 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.51%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 172 (87.76%) Developer
2 123 (62.76%) Java Developer
3 60 (30.61%) Senior Developer
4 51 (26.02%) Java Engineer
5 45 (22.96%) Software Engineer
6 44 (22.45%) Java Software Engineer
7 35 (17.86%) Agile Developer
7 35 (17.86%) Agile Java Developer
8 32 (16.33%) Java Software Developer
9 29 (14.80%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 22 (11.22%) JavaScript Developer
10 22 (11.22%) JavaScript Engineer
11 18 (9.18%) Graduate
12 15 (7.65%) Java Programmer
12 15 (7.65%) Junior
12 15 (7.65%) Programmer
13 14 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
14 13 (6.63%) Full Stack Developer
15 12 (6.12%) Junior Developer
16 11 (5.61%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (32.65%) Spring
2 52 (26.53%) GWT
3 46 (23.47%) CORBA
4 43 (21.94%) XML
5 42 (21.43%) Web Services
6 40 (20.41%) RESTful
7 39 (19.90%) AngularJS
8 38 (19.39%) Java EE
8 38 (19.39%) JMS
9 30 (15.31%) HTML
10 29 (14.80%) J2EE
11 27 (13.78%) EJB
12 25 (12.76%) Hibernate
12 25 (12.76%) JavaFX
13 24 (12.24%) Apache Flex
14 22 (11.22%) EJB 3.0
14 22 (11.22%) JAX-RS
14 22 (11.22%) Vaadin
14 22 (11.22%) WebSockets
15 20 (10.20%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 55 (28.06%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (26.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 48 (24.49%) Derivative
4 46 (23.47%) Exotic Derivative
4 46 (23.47%) Linux Command Line
4 46 (23.47%) Market Risk
5 38 (19.39%) Computer Science
6 27 (13.78%) EFT
7 18 (9.18%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.55%) Fintech
8 5 (2.55%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (2.55%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.53%) Augmented Reality
10 2 (1.02%) Credit Derivative
10 2 (1.02%) Equities
10 2 (1.02%) Fixed Income
10 2 (1.02%) Life Science
11 1 (0.51%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 61 (31.12%) Linux
2 14 (7.14%) Windows
3 9 (4.59%) Unix
4 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.51%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (31.63%) Software Engineering
3 59 (30.10%) Asset Management
4 55 (28.06%) SDLC
5 49 (25.00%) OO
6 46 (23.47%) Release Management
6 46 (23.47%) Risk Management
6 46 (23.47%) Wealth Management
7 40 (20.41%) Scrum
8 33 (16.84%) BDD
9 32 (16.33%) TDD
10 28 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (14.29%) Refactoring
11 27 (13.78%) Fraud Detection
11 27 (13.78%) Web Development
12 20 (10.20%) Test Automation
13 15 (7.65%) Investment Management
14 14 (7.14%) EAI
14 14 (7.14%) Mentoring
15 13 (6.63%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 196 (100.00%) Java
2 68 (34.69%) Python
3 67 (34.18%) SQL
4 60 (30.61%) C++
5 51 (26.02%) JavaScript
6 49 (25.00%) Shell Script
7 20 (10.20%) PL/SQL
8 12 (6.12%) Perl
9 8 (4.08%) C#
10 7 (3.57%) PHP
11 3 (1.53%) VB
12 1 (0.51%) Groovy
12 1 (0.51%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.51%) Pascal
12 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.51%) VB6
Qualifications
1 48 (24.49%) Degree
2 25 (12.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.53%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.51%) PhD
4 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 82 (41.84%) Oracle
2 27 (13.78%) Google
3 17 (8.67%) Red Hat
4 7 (3.57%) PayPal
5 2 (1.02%) Adobe
5 2 (1.02%) Informatica
5 2 (1.02%) Sybase
5 2 (1.02%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.51%) Calypso
6 1 (0.51%) HP
6 1 (0.51%) Microsoft