Period
to 6 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 6 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Swing
UK
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 824 988 1051
Rank change year-on-year +164 +63 -110
Permanent jobs citing Swing 48 111 156
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.055% 0.077% 0.090%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.20% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 38 122 135
Median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £123,250 £77,250 £87,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% -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 with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 34,424 55,204 70,290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.77% 38.39% 40.61%
Number of salaries quoted 28,212 45,218 58,765
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Swing
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Swing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Swing in the UK

Swing
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Swing.

Salary trend for Swing in the UK

Swing
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Swing over the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Swing in the UK

Swing
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Swing within the UK over the 6 months to 6 June 2020. 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
England +219 45 £55,000 - 2
UK excluding London +150 28 £40,000 -20.00%
London +138 20 £106,250 +93.18% 2
South East +121 14 £45,000 -14.29%
North of England - 10 £30,000 -
North West - 9 £30,000 -
Scotland +30 3 £55,000 +92.98%
South West +80 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Work from Home +32 1 £110,000 +83.33%
Yorkshire - 1 £28,000 -

For the 6 months to 6 June 2020, 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 with a requirement for Swing.

1 48 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (58.33%) OO
3 24 (50.00%) Finance
4 22 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (39.58%) OOD
6 18 (37.50%) SQL
7 14 (29.17%) Maven
7 14 (29.17%) Software Engineering
7 14 (29.17%) Degree
8 13 (27.08%) MySQL
9 12 (25.00%) Eclipse
9 12 (25.00%) Relational Database
10 11 (22.92%) Docker
10 11 (22.92%) Concurrent Programming
10 11 (22.92%) J2EE
11 10 (20.83%) SDLC
11 10 (20.83%) Jenkins
11 10 (20.83%) Multithreading
11 10 (20.83%) Git (software)
12 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (18.75%) HTML
12 9 (18.75%) NetBeans
12 9 (18.75%) Scrum
13 8 (16.67%) Front Office
13 8 (16.67%) OOP
13 8 (16.67%) JMS
13 8 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 8 (16.67%) Kanban
14 7 (14.58%) HTML5
14 7 (14.58%) Mentoring

Swing
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 5 (10.42%) Confluence
2 4 (8.33%) JBoss
2 4 (8.33%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) MySQL
2 12 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (10.42%) RDBMS
3 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.25%) DB2
4 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (29.17%) Maven
2 12 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 10 (20.83%) Git (software)
3 10 (20.83%) Jenkins
4 9 (18.75%) NetBeans
5 7 (14.58%) JIRA
6 6 (12.50%) JUnit
7 5 (10.42%) Ant
7 5 (10.42%) EasyMock
7 5 (10.42%) Gradle
7 5 (10.42%) IntelliJ
7 5 (10.42%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
General
1 24 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.67%) Front Office
3 6 (12.50%) Banking
4 5 (10.42%) Back Office
5 3 (6.25%) Retail
6 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (70.83%) Developer
2 29 (60.42%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Applications Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Software Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Java Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Angular Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Architect
5 5 (10.42%) HTML Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Java Architect
5 5 (10.42%) Java Software Architect
5 5 (10.42%) Java Software Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Java Swing Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Software Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.92%) J2EE
2 9 (18.75%) HTML
3 8 (16.67%) JMS
4 7 (14.58%) HTML5
5 6 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 4 (8.33%) Java EE
6 4 (8.33%) REST
7 3 (6.25%) Java SE
7 3 (6.25%) JavaFX
7 3 (6.25%) Spring
7 3 (6.25%) Web Services
8 2 (4.17%) CSS
8 2 (4.17%) Hibernate
8 2 (4.17%) React
9 1 (2.08%) .NET
9 1 (2.08%) JDBC
9 1 (2.08%) JSP
9 1 (2.08%) SOAP
9 1 (2.08%) Struts
9 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.42%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (10.42%) Fixed Income
3 5 (10.42%) Wiki
4 3 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (4.17%) Market Risk
6 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Linux
1 7 (14.58%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) Solaris
3 1 (2.08%) Android
3 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (58.33%) OO
2 22 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (39.58%) OOD
4 14 (29.17%) Software Engineering
5 11 (22.92%) Concurrent Programming
6 10 (20.83%) Multithreading
6 10 (20.83%) SDLC
7 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (18.75%) Scrum
8 8 (16.67%) Kanban
8 8 (16.67%) OOP
9 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
9 7 (14.58%) Multithreaded Programming
9 7 (14.58%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (12.50%) Unit Testing
11 5 (10.42%) Configuration Management
11 5 (10.42%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (10.42%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (10.42%) Regression Analysis
11 5 (10.42%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (37.50%) SQL
3 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
4 6 (12.50%) C++
5 5 (10.42%) C
6 4 (8.33%) Java 8
7 1 (2.08%) C#
7 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.08%) Python
7 1 (2.08%) Ruby
7 1 (2.08%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (29.17%) Degree
2 6 (12.50%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.08%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (22.92%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Oracle
2 4 (8.33%) Sybase
3 1 (2.08%) Thunderhead