The table below looks at the statistics for SWT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SWT over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Standard Widget Toolkit (SWT)
Rank 221 - 221
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SWT 4 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.070% - 0.093%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £30,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+47.54% -23.75%
SWT
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1363 1922 2003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.69% 33.24% 37.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1130 1547 1781
Average salary £45,000 £42,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SWT
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SWT across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SWT Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SWT
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SWT across the Berkshire region.

SWT Salary Trend in Berkshire

SWT
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SWT within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 4 - -
SWT
South East

SWT
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing SWT also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SWT.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Struts
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Swing
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (100.00%) Validation
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 4 (100.00%) Test Planning

SWT
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing SWT also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SWT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Struts
1 4 (100.00%) Swing
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Validation
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 4 (100.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree