Period
to 24 May 2019

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 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Swing (Java)
UK
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 979 1036 888
Rank change year-on-year +57 -148 +97
Permanent jobs citing Swing 113 142 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.078% 0.082% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.20% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 108 118 193
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +10.53%
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £85,375 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £44,250 £48,750
% change year-on-year +12.99% -9.23% +5.41%

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 55,971 69,846 68,685
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.54% 40.51% 40.56%
Number of salaries quoted 45,796 58,454 58,406
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

Swing
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Swing in the UK

Swing
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Swing in the UK

Swing
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Swing over the 6 months to 24 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Swing in the UK

Swing
Top 9 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 24 May 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
UK excluding London +84 70 £50,000 +12.99% 2
England +9 60 £55,000 -8.33% 7
Scotland +36 41 £28,500 -10.94%
London +16 31 £55,000 - 5
East of England +61 12 £75,000 +20.00%
South East +36 12 £50,000 -28.57%
South West +30 3 £55,000 +26.44% 2
Midlands +28 2 £46,250 -
West Midlands +11 2 £46,250 -

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 with a requirement for Swing.

1 113 (100.00%) Java
2 61 (53.98%) SQL
3 57 (50.44%) Linux
4 49 (43.36%) OO
5 43 (38.05%) Software Engineering
6 42 (37.17%) C++
6 42 (37.17%) Relational Database
7 38 (33.63%) Git (software)
8 37 (32.74%) JavaScript
9 36 (31.86%) Degree
10 35 (30.97%) SOAP
11 34 (30.09%) Tomcat
11 34 (30.09%) PostgreSQL
12 33 (29.20%) Windows
12 33 (29.20%) Servlets
13 32 (28.32%) OOA/OOD
14 31 (27.43%) Spring
14 31 (27.43%) Agile Software Development
15 30 (26.55%) C#
15 30 (26.55%) Big Data
16 29 (25.66%) REST
16 29 (25.66%) Unix
16 29 (25.66%) NetBeans
17 28 (24.78%) .NET
18 25 (22.12%) Maven
19 24 (21.24%) GIS
19 24 (21.24%) Apple iOS
19 24 (21.24%) RESTful
19 24 (21.24%) Android
19 24 (21.24%) WPF

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 34 (30.09%) Tomcat
2 19 (16.81%) Apache
3 14 (12.39%) JBoss
4 9 (7.96%) WebSphere
5 8 (7.08%) Apache Geronimo
5 8 (7.08%) GlassFish
6 7 (6.19%) Apache Spark
7 6 (5.31%) Apache Pig
8 4 (3.54%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.88%) CMS
9 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (6.19%) Weka
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) Bluetooth
1 1 (0.88%) RS-232
1 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (37.17%) Relational Database
2 34 (30.09%) PostgreSQL
3 30 (26.55%) Big Data
4 24 (21.24%) GIS
5 17 (15.04%) MongoDB
6 15 (13.27%) RDBMS
7 11 (9.73%) SQL Server
8 10 (8.85%) MySQL
9 7 (6.19%) Apache Hive
9 7 (6.19%) CouchDB
9 7 (6.19%) Hadoop
9 7 (6.19%) Mahout
9 7 (6.19%) Neo4j
9 7 (6.19%) NoSQL
9 7 (6.19%) Sqoop
10 5 (4.42%) JasperReports
11 2 (1.77%) QlikView
12 1 (0.88%) Geospatial Data
12 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 38 (33.63%) Git (software)
2 29 (25.66%) NetBeans
3 25 (22.12%) Maven
4 23 (20.35%) Visual Studio
5 19 (16.81%) JUnit
6 18 (15.93%) Ant
7 13 (11.50%) Gradle
8 12 (10.62%) Jenkins
9 7 (6.19%) Subversion
10 5 (4.42%) Eclipse
11 4 (3.54%) JIRA
12 2 (1.77%) Oracle Forms
13 1 (0.88%) Bitbucket
13 1 (0.88%) HP UFT
13 1 (0.88%) IntelliJ
13 1 (0.88%) Mercurial
13 1 (0.88%) SonarQube
13 1 (0.88%) Sonatype Nexus
13 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.88%) YourKit
General
1 10 (8.85%) Finance
2 4 (3.54%) Electronics
3 3 (2.65%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.65%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.77%) Front Office
5 1 (0.88%) Back Office
5 1 (0.88%) Banking
5 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 68 (60.18%) Developer
2 64 (56.64%) Java Developer
3 38 (33.63%) Software Engineer
4 34 (30.09%) Java Engineer
5 32 (28.32%) Java Software Engineer
6 23 (20.35%) C# Software Engineer
6 23 (20.35%) Graduate
6 23 (20.35%) Graduate Java Engineer
6 23 (20.35%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
6 23 (20.35%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 10 (8.85%) Lead Developer
7 10 (8.85%) Lead Java Developer
8 9 (7.96%) Software Developer
9 7 (6.19%) Java Software Developer
9 7 (6.19%) Java Swing Developer
9 7 (6.19%) Senior Software Engineer
10 6 (5.31%) Agile Developer
10 6 (5.31%) Agile Java Developer
10 6 (5.31%) Junior Developer
10 6 (5.31%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (30.97%) SOAP
2 33 (29.20%) Servlets
3 31 (27.43%) Spring
4 29 (25.66%) REST
5 28 (24.78%) .NET
6 24 (21.24%) RESTful
6 24 (21.24%) WPF
7 23 (20.35%) Hibernate
8 20 (17.70%) JMS
9 18 (15.93%) HTML
10 15 (13.27%) Web Services
11 13 (11.50%) CSS
11 13 (11.50%) JSON
11 13 (11.50%) XML
12 11 (9.73%) Java EE
13 10 (8.85%) EJB
13 10 (8.85%) HTML5
13 10 (8.85%) JSP
13 10 (8.85%) SWT
14 9 (7.96%) AWT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (21.24%) Mobile App
2 23 (20.35%) Robotics
3 12 (10.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (7.08%) Fixed Income
5 7 (6.19%) Algorithms
6 6 (5.31%) Life Science
7 4 (3.54%) Data Structures
8 3 (2.65%) Derivative
8 3 (2.65%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.77%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (1.77%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.77%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.88%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.88%) Fintech
10 1 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.88%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 57 (50.44%) Linux
2 33 (29.20%) Windows
3 29 (25.66%) Unix
4 24 (21.24%) Android
4 24 (21.24%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (43.36%) OO
2 43 (38.05%) Software Engineering
3 32 (28.32%) OOA/OOD
4 31 (27.43%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (21.24%) Android Development
5 24 (21.24%) iOS Development
5 24 (21.24%) Mobile Application Development
6 23 (20.35%) Innovative Thinking
6 23 (20.35%) SOA
6 23 (20.35%) Software Testing
7 15 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (13.27%) Unit Testing
8 13 (11.50%) Multithreading
8 13 (11.50%) Problem-Solving
9 12 (10.62%) Computer Science
9 12 (10.62%) TDD
10 10 (8.85%) Multithreaded Programming
10 10 (8.85%) Web Development
11 9 (7.96%) Analytics
11 9 (7.96%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 113 (100.00%) Java
2 61 (53.98%) SQL
3 42 (37.17%) C++
4 37 (32.74%) JavaScript
5 30 (26.55%) C#
6 16 (14.16%) C
7 15 (13.27%) Python
8 13 (11.50%) PL/SQL
9 11 (9.73%) Java 8
10 8 (7.08%) Bash Shell
10 8 (7.08%) Perl
11 7 (6.19%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.88%) Java 9
12 1 (0.88%) Korn
12 1 (0.88%) Scala
12 1 (0.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (31.86%) Degree
2 23 (20.35%) Numerate Degree
3 22 (19.47%) OCA
3 22 (19.47%) OCP
3 22 (19.47%) Oracle Certification
4 7 (6.19%) Security Cleared
5 6 (5.31%) SC Cleared
6 4 (3.54%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (2.65%) HND
7 3 (2.65%) Master's Degree
8 2 (1.77%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.31%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.19%) HDFS
2 5 (4.42%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (20.35%) Oracle
2 7 (6.19%) Alteryx
2 7 (6.19%) Tableau
3 5 (4.42%) Adobe
3 5 (4.42%) Google
4 3 (2.65%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.88%) Red Hat