The table below looks at the statistics for GWT skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GWT over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
Rank 255 321 335
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +14
Permanent jobs citing GWT 11 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.038% 0.097%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.11% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 12
Average salary £80,000 £66,250 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.75% +15.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £49,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +40.00%
GWT
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2790 3505 4622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 39.52% 33.21% 37.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2485 3025 3991
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GWT
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

GWT Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

GWT
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GWT across the City of London region.

GWT Salary Trend in the City of London

GWT
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GWT across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

GWT Salary Histogram in the City of London

GWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region citing GWT 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 GWT.

1 37 (94.87%) Java
2 32 (82.05%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (76.92%) JavaScript
4 27 (69.23%) Ajax
5 26 (66.67%) jQuery
6 17 (43.59%) Scrum
7 16 (41.03%) CSS
8 15 (38.46%) Finance
8 15 (38.46%) HTML
8 15 (38.46%) Apache
8 15 (38.46%) Relational Database
9 14 (35.90%) AngularJS
9 14 (35.90%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (35.90%) Performance Tuning
9 14 (35.90%) High Availability
9 14 (35.90%) OSGi
9 14 (35.90%) Scalability Testing
9 14 (35.90%) RUP
9 14 (35.90%) Oracle
9 14 (35.90%) Extreme Programming
9 14 (35.90%) Clustering
9 14 (35.90%) OO
9 14 (35.90%) JSF
9 14 (35.90%) Software Engineering
10 13 (33.33%) Xbox
11 12 (30.77%) Thymeleaf
11 12 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (20.51%) Degree
12 8 (20.51%) PhD
12 8 (20.51%) Sass

GWT
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region citing GWT 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 GWT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (38.46%) Apache
2 2 (5.13%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) Relational Database
2 12 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) JIRA
General
1 15 (38.46%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (82.05%) Developer
1 32 (82.05%) Java Developer
2 23 (58.97%) Senior Developer
2 23 (58.97%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Technical Leader
4 4 (10.26%) Java Team Leader
4 4 (10.26%) Team Leader
4 4 (10.26%) Technical Team Leader
5 2 (5.13%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Business Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Lead Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (69.23%) Ajax
2 26 (66.67%) jQuery
3 16 (41.03%) CSS
4 15 (38.46%) HTML
5 14 (35.90%) AngularJS
5 14 (35.90%) JSF
5 14 (35.90%) OSGi
6 12 (30.77%) Thymeleaf
7 8 (20.51%) Sass
8 5 (12.82%) Apache Wicket
9 2 (5.13%) FIX Protocol
9 2 (5.13%) XML
10 1 (2.56%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (2.56%) Spring
10 1 (2.56%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Clustering
1 14 (35.90%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (33.33%) Xbox
3 7 (17.95%) Mathematics
4 3 (7.69%) Fintech
4 3 (7.69%) User Experience
5 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) CentOS
2 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (82.05%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (43.59%) Scrum
3 14 (35.90%) Extreme Programming
3 14 (35.90%) High Availability
3 14 (35.90%) OO
3 14 (35.90%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (35.90%) RUP
3 14 (35.90%) Scalability Testing
3 14 (35.90%) Software Engineering
4 7 (17.95%) Multithreading
5 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.26%) TDD
7 2 (5.13%) BDD
7 2 (5.13%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (5.13%) Kanban
7 2 (5.13%) Low Latency
7 2 (5.13%) Use Case
7 2 (5.13%) User Stories
7 2 (5.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (94.87%) Java
2 30 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 5 (12.82%) SQL
4 2 (5.13%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Degree
1 8 (20.51%) PhD
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Oracle