Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Swing (Java)
England > London
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 736 706 730
Rank change year-on-year -30 +24 -10
Permanent jobs citing Swing 89 115 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.32% 0.41% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 69 70 138
London median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% +21.95% -6.82%
10th Percentile £42,000 £36,000 £33,925
90th Percentile £86,500 £85,000 £89,125
England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +10.53% -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 London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 27,979 27,787 32,824
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 40.54% 40.69% 39.91%
Number of salaries quoted 23,022 23,689 28,711
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Swing
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Swing in London

Swing
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Swing in London

Swing
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Swing in London over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Swing in London

Swing
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Swing within the London region over the 6 months to 23 May 2018. 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
Central London +11 32 £62,500 -21.88% 6
East London - 8 £50,000 - 1
West London -1 5 £47,500 -20.83% 1
South London - 4 £40,000 -
Swing
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, IT jobs citing Swing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for Swing.

1 89 (100.00%) Java
2 43 (48.31%) Finance
3 39 (43.82%) Degree
4 38 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (39.33%) SQL
6 34 (38.20%) Test Automation
7 30 (33.71%) XML
8 27 (30.34%) Oracle
8 27 (30.34%) Maven
9 26 (29.21%) Computer Science Degree
9 26 (29.21%) Java 8
10 22 (24.72%) Fintech
10 22 (24.72%) C++
11 20 (22.47%) Software Engineering
11 20 (22.47%) Problem-Solving
12 19 (21.35%) Spring
12 19 (21.35%) JUnit
12 19 (21.35%) OO
13 18 (20.22%) TDD
13 18 (20.22%) Scrum
14 17 (19.10%) JavaScript
14 17 (19.10%) C#
14 17 (19.10%) Hedge funds
15 16 (17.98%) GWT
15 16 (17.98%) Web Services
16 14 (15.73%) Apache Flex
16 14 (15.73%) Computer Science
16 14 (15.73%) OOD
17 13 (14.61%) Python
17 13 (14.61%) PhD

Swing
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 6 (6.74%) Confluence
2 3 (3.37%) Apache
2 3 (3.37%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.25%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Oracle SCM
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.74%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (6.74%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.74%) Internet
1 6 (6.74%) SMS
2 5 (5.62%) ATM
3 1 (1.12%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.24%) Relational Database
2 9 (10.11%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (8.99%) Infinispan
4 7 (7.87%) MySQL
4 7 (7.87%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.49%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.25%) Big Data
6 2 (2.25%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.12%) DB2
7 1 (1.12%) MS Access
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 27 (30.34%) Maven
2 19 (21.35%) JUnit
3 11 (12.36%) Gradle
4 9 (10.11%) Subversion
5 8 (8.99%) Eclipse
5 8 (8.99%) Git (software)
6 7 (7.87%) JIRA
6 7 (7.87%) Visual Studio
7 6 (6.74%) Cucumber
7 6 (6.74%) FishEye
7 6 (6.74%) IntelliJ
8 2 (2.25%) Bitbucket
8 2 (2.25%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.12%) Ant
9 1 (1.12%) Babel
9 1 (1.12%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.12%) Toad
General
1 43 (48.31%) Finance
2 13 (14.61%) Financial Institution
3 11 (12.36%) Banking
4 8 (8.99%) Investment Banking
5 5 (5.62%) Retail
6 4 (4.49%) Games
7 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.12%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 79 (88.76%) Developer
2 61 (68.54%) Java Developer
3 15 (16.85%) Java Developer - Fintech
4 11 (12.36%) Java Software Developer
5 10 (11.24%) Agile Developer
5 10 (11.24%) Agile Java Developer
6 8 (8.99%) Full Stack Developer
6 8 (8.99%) Java Engineer
6 8 (8.99%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (8.99%) Software Developer
7 7 (7.87%) Graduate
7 7 (7.87%) Software Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) C++ Developer
8 6 (6.74%) Graduate Developer
8 6 (6.74%) Java Programmer
8 6 (6.74%) Junior
8 6 (6.74%) Junior Developer
8 6 (6.74%) Programmer
8 6 (6.74%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.74%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (33.71%) XML
2 19 (21.35%) Spring
3 16 (17.98%) GWT
3 16 (17.98%) Web Services
4 14 (15.73%) Apache Flex
5 13 (14.61%) .NET
5 13 (14.61%) RESTful
6 12 (13.48%) JMS
7 11 (12.36%) Vaadin
8 10 (11.24%) EJB
8 10 (11.24%) HTML
8 10 (11.24%) Java EE
8 10 (11.24%) JavaFX
9 9 (10.11%) Apache Camel
9 9 (10.11%) JAX-RS
9 9 (10.11%) OSGi
9 9 (10.11%) WebSockets
10 8 (8.99%) EJB 3.0
10 8 (8.99%) WCF
10 8 (8.99%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (24.72%) Fintech
2 17 (19.10%) Hedge funds
3 14 (15.73%) Computer Science
4 13 (14.61%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (11.24%) Client/Server
6 9 (10.11%) SWIFT
7 7 (7.87%) Fixed Income
8 6 (6.74%) Reference Data
9 5 (5.62%) EFT
9 5 (5.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (5.62%) User Experience
10 2 (2.25%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (1.12%) Derivative
11 1 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.24%) Linux
2 2 (2.25%) Unix
2 2 (2.25%) Windows
3 1 (1.12%) Windows 2000
3 1 (1.12%) Windows NT
3 1 (1.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (38.20%) Test Automation
3 20 (22.47%) Problem-Solving
3 20 (22.47%) Software Engineering
4 19 (21.35%) OO
5 18 (20.22%) Scrum
5 18 (20.22%) TDD
6 14 (15.73%) OOD
7 13 (14.61%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (11.24%) Mathematics
9 9 (10.11%) Multithreading
10 8 (8.99%) BDD
11 7 (7.87%) Innovative Thinking
11 7 (7.87%) Investment Management
11 7 (7.87%) OOP
11 7 (7.87%) Unit Testing
12 6 (6.74%) Asset Management
12 6 (6.74%) Change Control
12 6 (6.74%) EAI
12 6 (6.74%) Structured Programming
Programming Languages
1 89 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (39.33%) SQL
3 26 (29.21%) Java 8
4 22 (24.72%) C++
5 17 (19.10%) C#
5 17 (19.10%) JavaScript
6 13 (14.61%) Python
7 9 (10.11%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.49%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.25%) Perl
9 2 (2.25%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.12%) ES6
10 1 (1.12%) Korn
10 1 (1.12%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 39 (43.82%) Degree
2 26 (29.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (14.61%) PhD
4 7 (7.87%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.99%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (30.34%) Oracle
2 10 (11.24%) Red Hat
3 5 (5.62%) Google
4 4 (4.49%) Adobe
5 3 (3.37%) DocuSign
5 3 (3.37%) PayPal
6 2 (2.25%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.12%) Pega
7 1 (1.12%) Sybase