Period
to 18 February 2019

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 18 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Swing (Java)
England > London
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 720 702 708
Rank change year-on-year -18 +6 +75
Permanent jobs citing Swing 49 116 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.078% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.42% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 48 85 92
London median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -4.00% +31.58%
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £70,005 £86,250 £88,375
England median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% +9.09% +15.79%

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 25,500 27,635 27,753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 40.78% 39.85% 39.88%
Number of salaries quoted 21,068 23,220 24,247
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +3.26%

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 18 February 2019.

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 18 February 2019. 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
West London +27 6 £57,500 +21.05% 2
Central London -12 6 £61,250 -2.00% 5
Swing
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, 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 49 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (53.06%) Linux
3 24 (48.98%) JUnit
4 23 (46.94%) TDD
5 21 (42.86%) XML
5 21 (42.86%) Git (software)
6 20 (40.82%) Spring
7 19 (38.78%) Finance
7 19 (38.78%) SQL
8 17 (34.69%) C++
8 17 (34.69%) REST
9 16 (32.65%) Multithreading
10 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (28.57%) JavaScript
12 13 (26.53%) Python
12 13 (26.53%) Software Engineering
12 13 (26.53%) Java 8
13 12 (24.49%) Problem-Solving
13 12 (24.49%) Oracle
14 11 (22.45%) XSLT
14 11 (22.45%) PL/SQL
14 11 (22.45%) OO
14 11 (22.45%) Fixed Income
14 11 (22.45%) SWT
14 11 (22.45%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (22.45%) Gradle
14 11 (22.45%) Structured Programming
15 10 (20.41%) Web Development
15 10 (20.41%) Maven
16 9 (18.37%) HTML

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) ATM
1 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.04%) MySQL
2 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (48.98%) JUnit
2 21 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 11 (22.45%) Gradle
4 10 (20.41%) Maven
5 9 (18.37%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.08%) Mockito
7 1 (2.04%) Ant
7 1 (2.04%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.04%) HP UFT
7 1 (2.04%) Mercurial
General
1 19 (38.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Back Office
2 1 (2.04%) Banking
2 1 (2.04%) Front Office
2 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (87.76%) Developer
2 40 (81.63%) Java Developer
3 10 (20.41%) Software Developer
4 9 (18.37%) Java Software Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Java Swing Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Junior
5 5 (10.20%) Junior Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (6.12%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
6 3 (6.12%) Java Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Junior Java Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) C++ Developer
7 2 (4.08%) C++ Software Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Java Developer - Fintech
7 2 (4.08%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Junior C++ Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Junior Software Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Mid-Level Java Developer
8 1 (2.04%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (42.86%) XML
2 20 (40.82%) Spring
3 17 (34.69%) REST
4 11 (22.45%) SWT
4 11 (22.45%) XSLT
5 9 (18.37%) HTML
5 9 (18.37%) HTML5
5 9 (18.37%) JSON
6 7 (14.29%) RESTful
7 6 (12.24%) Web Services
8 5 (10.20%) AngularJS
8 5 (10.20%) Java SE
8 5 (10.20%) JMS
8 5 (10.20%) Middleware
9 4 (8.16%) STL
10 2 (4.08%) GWT
11 1 (2.04%) Apache Flex
11 1 (2.04%) FIX Protocol
11 1 (2.04%) JavaFX
11 1 (2.04%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Fixed Income
2 6 (12.24%) Hedge funds
3 5 (10.20%) Fintech
4 4 (8.16%) Reference Data
5 3 (6.12%) Derivative
5 3 (6.12%) Life Science
6 2 (4.08%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (4.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.04%) EFT
7 1 (2.04%) Equities
7 1 (2.04%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 26 (53.06%) Linux
2 8 (16.33%) Windows
3 2 (4.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) TDD
2 16 (32.65%) Multithreading
3 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (26.53%) Software Engineering
5 12 (24.49%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (22.45%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (22.45%) OO
6 11 (22.45%) Structured Programming
7 10 (20.41%) Web Development
8 9 (18.37%) Unit Testing
9 8 (16.33%) Multithreaded Programming
9 8 (16.33%) OOA/OOD
9 8 (16.33%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (12.24%) Microservices
11 5 (10.20%) Concurrent Programming
12 4 (8.16%) Change Control
12 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
12 4 (8.16%) Feasibility Study
12 4 (8.16%) Test Automation
12 4 (8.16%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (38.78%) SQL
3 17 (34.69%) C++
4 14 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 13 (26.53%) Java 8
5 13 (26.53%) Python
6 11 (22.45%) PL/SQL
7 8 (16.33%) Bash Shell
7 8 (16.33%) C
7 8 (16.33%) Perl
8 5 (10.20%) Scala
9 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) PhD
3 1 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (24.49%) Oracle
2 1 (2.04%) Google
2 1 (2.04%) Red Hat