Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Swing (Java)
England > London
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 741 743 710
Rank change year-on-year +2 -33 -6
Permanent jobs citing Swing 81 116 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.40% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 71 46 157
London median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% -4.00% +19.05%
10th Percentile £38,750 £36,125 £35,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £78,750 £100,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +10.00%

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 28,512 29,334 32,780
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 40.92% 39.74% 40.47%
Number of salaries quoted 23,278 23,928 28,881
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 17 August 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 17 August 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 -7 33 £53,750 -10.42% 4
West London +20 10 £60,000 +9.09% 4
East London +1 6 - - 1
South London - 4 £40,000 -
Swing
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 81 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (43.21%) Finance
3 34 (41.98%) Degree
4 32 (39.51%) SQL
5 29 (35.80%) C++
5 29 (35.80%) XML
6 26 (32.10%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (32.10%) Computer Science Degree
7 25 (30.86%) TDD
8 23 (28.40%) Linux
8 23 (28.40%) Problem-Solving
9 22 (27.16%) Test Automation
10 21 (25.93%) Maven
11 19 (23.46%) C#
11 19 (23.46%) Oracle
12 18 (22.22%) Spring
13 17 (20.99%) Java 8
14 16 (19.75%) HTML
14 16 (19.75%) JavaScript
14 16 (19.75%) Python
15 15 (18.52%) OO
15 15 (18.52%) JUnit
15 15 (18.52%) Hedge funds
16 14 (17.28%) Computer Science
16 14 (17.28%) Analytical Skills
16 14 (17.28%) .NET
16 14 (17.28%) Financial Institution
17 13 (16.05%) Gradle
17 13 (16.05%) Fintech
18 12 (14.81%) Continuous Integration

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 3 (3.70%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.47%) Apache
2 2 (2.47%) nginx
3 1 (1.23%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.23%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.88%) SMS
2 3 (3.70%) HTTP
3 1 (1.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.41%) MySQL
1 6 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.70%) Big Data
2 3 (3.70%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.23%) MS Access
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Navigator
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.23%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 21 (25.93%) Maven
2 15 (18.52%) JUnit
3 13 (16.05%) Gradle
4 11 (13.58%) Subversion
5 9 (11.11%) Git (software)
6 6 (7.41%) Eclipse
7 5 (6.17%) Visual Studio
8 4 (4.94%) Jenkins
9 3 (3.70%) Mockito
10 1 (1.23%) Ant
10 1 (1.23%) Appium
10 1 (1.23%) Babel
10 1 (1.23%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.23%) ClearQuest
10 1 (1.23%) JIRA
10 1 (1.23%) Mercurial
10 1 (1.23%) Selenium
10 1 (1.23%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.23%) TestNG
10 1 (1.23%) Toad
General
1 35 (43.21%) Finance
2 14 (17.28%) Financial Institution
3 6 (7.41%) Banking
3 6 (7.41%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.94%) Games
5 2 (2.47%) Front Office
5 2 (2.47%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 71 (87.65%) Developer
2 58 (71.60%) Java Developer
3 10 (12.35%) Java Developer - Fintech
3 10 (12.35%) Software Developer
4 9 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
5 8 (9.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 8 (9.88%) Java Swing Developer
6 7 (8.64%) C++ Developer
6 7 (8.64%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
7 5 (6.17%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Graduate
7 5 (6.17%) Graduate Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Java Developer - Algorithmic Trading
7 5 (6.17%) Junior
7 5 (6.17%) Junior Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Agile Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Agile Java Developer
8 4 (4.94%) SQL Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Junior C# Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (35.80%) XML
2 18 (22.22%) Spring
3 16 (19.75%) HTML
4 14 (17.28%) .NET
5 12 (14.81%) REST
6 10 (12.35%) Apache Camel
6 10 (12.35%) OSGi
6 10 (12.35%) Web Services
7 8 (9.88%) XSLT
8 7 (8.64%) Guice
8 7 (8.64%) HTML5
9 6 (7.41%) Guava
9 6 (7.41%) Java SE
9 6 (7.41%) SOAP
10 5 (6.17%) Hibernate
10 5 (6.17%) jQuery
10 5 (6.17%) JSON
10 5 (6.17%) WCF
10 5 (6.17%) WinForms
10 5 (6.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.52%) Hedge funds
2 14 (17.28%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (17.28%) Computer Science
3 13 (16.05%) Fintech
4 10 (12.35%) SWIFT
5 9 (11.11%) Fixed Income
6 8 (9.88%) Reference Data
7 3 (3.70%) Derivative
7 3 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (2.47%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.23%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.23%) Equities
9 1 (1.23%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (28.40%) Linux
2 7 (8.64%) Windows
3 3 (3.70%) Unix
4 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.23%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.23%) Windows NT
4 1 (1.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.10%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (30.86%) TDD
3 23 (28.40%) Problem-Solving
4 22 (27.16%) Test Automation
5 15 (18.52%) OO
6 12 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (13.58%) OOD
8 10 (12.35%) Software Engineering
9 9 (11.11%) Mathematics
9 9 (11.11%) Scrum
10 8 (9.88%) Change Control
10 8 (9.88%) Multithreading
10 8 (9.88%) Structured Programming
10 8 (9.88%) Unit Testing
11 6 (7.41%) Algorithmic Trading
12 5 (6.17%) Innovative Thinking
12 5 (6.17%) Memory Management
12 5 (6.17%) OOP
12 5 (6.17%) Web Development
13 3 (3.70%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 81 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (39.51%) SQL
3 29 (35.80%) C++
4 19 (23.46%) C#
5 17 (20.99%) Java 8
6 16 (19.75%) JavaScript
6 16 (19.75%) Python
7 9 (11.11%) PL/SQL
8 6 (7.41%) Scala
9 5 (6.17%) Perl
9 5 (6.17%) VB.NET
10 4 (4.94%) Bash Shell
11 3 (3.70%) C
12 2 (2.47%) ES6
12 2 (2.47%) PHP
13 1 (1.23%) Go
13 1 (1.23%) Korn
13 1 (1.23%) Kotlin
13 1 (1.23%) Ruby
13 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (41.98%) Degree
2 26 (32.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (12.35%) PhD
4 5 (6.17%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) Ansible
1 1 (1.23%) Apache Shiro
1 1 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (23.46%) Oracle
2 1 (1.23%) DocuSign
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.23%) PayPal
2 1 (1.23%) Pega
2 1 (1.23%) Red Hat