Period
to 23 October 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Swing (Java)
England > London
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 752 719 700
Rank change year-on-year -33 -19 +46
Permanent jobs citing Swing 69 128 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.10% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.44% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 66 65 140
London median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% -11.11% +42.11%
10th Percentile £39,375 £42,900 £39,200
90th Percentile £92,500 £77,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £58,250
% change year-on-year - -5.58% +22.63%

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 27,892 29,186 30,755
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 40.99% 39.10% 40.31%
Number of salaries quoted 22,791 23,618 27,107
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 October 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 October 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 -28 27 £57,500 -4.17% 4
West London +31 13 £60,000 +10.60%
East London -2 2 - -
South London - 2 £40,000 -
Swing
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 69 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (43.48%) TDD
3 27 (39.13%) Linux
4 25 (36.23%) Finance
5 24 (34.78%) SQL
6 23 (33.33%) C++
6 23 (33.33%) XML
6 23 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (28.99%) JUnit
8 18 (26.09%) Degree
8 18 (26.09%) Problem-Solving
9 17 (24.64%) Spring
9 17 (24.64%) JavaScript
10 15 (21.74%) Java 8
10 15 (21.74%) Hedge funds
10 15 (21.74%) REST
11 14 (20.29%) Maven
12 13 (18.84%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (18.84%) HTML
12 13 (18.84%) Oracle
12 13 (18.84%) Python
12 13 (18.84%) Computer Science Degree
13 12 (17.39%) Fintech
13 12 (17.39%) OO
14 11 (15.94%) Gradle
14 11 (15.94%) Test Automation
15 10 (14.49%) Multithreading
15 10 (14.49%) Git (software)
16 9 (13.04%) Web Development
16 9 (13.04%) C#

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 2 (2.90%) nginx
2 1 (1.45%) Apache
2 1 (1.45%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.45%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.45%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) SMS
2 2 (2.90%) HTTP
3 1 (1.45%) ATM
3 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) MySQL
2 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.45%) Big Data
3 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Navigator
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.45%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 20 (28.99%) JUnit
2 14 (20.29%) Maven
3 11 (15.94%) Gradle
4 10 (14.49%) Git (software)
5 8 (11.59%) Subversion
6 6 (8.70%) Jenkins
7 5 (7.25%) Mockito
8 2 (2.90%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.45%) Ant
9 1 (1.45%) Appium
9 1 (1.45%) ClearQuest
9 1 (1.45%) Selenium
9 1 (1.45%) TestNG
General
1 25 (36.23%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.90%) Banking
3 2 (2.90%) Games
3 2 (2.90%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.45%) Advertising
4 1 (1.45%) Front Office
4 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (91.30%) Developer
2 59 (85.51%) Java Developer
3 11 (15.94%) Java Swing Developer
4 10 (14.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 10 (14.49%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
5 9 (13.04%) Java Developer - Fintech
6 8 (11.59%) Java Software Developer
7 7 (10.14%) Software Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Java Developer - Algorithmic Trading
9 3 (4.35%) Agile Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Agile Java Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Graduate
9 3 (4.35%) Graduate Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Java Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (2.90%) Junior
10 2 (2.90%) Oracle Developer
10 2 (2.90%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (33.33%) XML
2 17 (24.64%) Spring
3 15 (21.74%) REST
4 13 (18.84%) HTML
5 9 (13.04%) HTML5
6 8 (11.59%) Web Services
6 8 (11.59%) XSLT
7 7 (10.14%) Apache Camel
7 7 (10.14%) Guice
7 7 (10.14%) JSON
7 7 (10.14%) OSGi
8 6 (8.70%) .NET
8 6 (8.70%) Guava
9 5 (7.25%) AngularJS
9 5 (7.25%) Java SE
9 5 (7.25%) SWT
10 4 (5.80%) Hibernate
10 4 (5.80%) RESTful
11 3 (4.35%) JMS
11 3 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.74%) Hedge funds
2 12 (17.39%) Fintech
3 8 (11.59%) Computer Science
3 8 (11.59%) Fixed Income
3 8 (11.59%) Reference Data
4 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (10.14%) SWIFT
5 3 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.90%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.90%) Derivative
6 2 (2.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.45%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.45%) EFT
7 1 (1.45%) Equities
7 1 (1.45%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 27 (39.13%) Linux
2 8 (11.59%) Windows
3 3 (4.35%) Unix
4 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (43.48%) TDD
2 23 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (26.09%) Problem-Solving
4 13 (18.84%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (17.39%) OO
6 11 (15.94%) Test Automation
7 10 (14.49%) Multithreading
8 9 (13.04%) Web Development
9 8 (11.59%) Change Control
9 8 (11.59%) Software Engineering
9 8 (11.59%) Structured Programming
9 8 (11.59%) Unit Testing
10 6 (8.70%) Algorithmic Trading
10 6 (8.70%) Mathematics
11 5 (7.25%) Microservices
11 5 (7.25%) Multithreaded Programming
11 5 (7.25%) OOA/OOD
11 5 (7.25%) OOD
11 5 (7.25%) Requirements Analysis
12 4 (5.80%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 69 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (34.78%) SQL
3 23 (33.33%) C++
4 17 (24.64%) JavaScript
5 15 (21.74%) Java 8
6 13 (18.84%) Python
7 9 (13.04%) C#
7 9 (13.04%) Scala
8 8 (11.59%) PL/SQL
9 6 (8.70%) Perl
10 5 (7.25%) Bash Shell
10 5 (7.25%) C
11 2 (2.90%) PHP
12 1 (1.45%) ES6
12 1 (1.45%) Go
12 1 (1.45%) Kotlin
12 1 (1.45%) Ruby
12 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.45%) XAML
Qualifications
1 18 (26.09%) Degree
2 13 (18.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (7.25%) PhD
4 2 (2.90%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Ansible
1 1 (1.45%) Apache Shiro
Vendors
1 13 (18.84%) Oracle
2 1 (1.45%) Google
2 1 (1.45%) Red Hat