The table below looks at the statistics for SWT 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 SWT over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Standard Widget Toolkit (SWT)
Rank - - 339
Permanent jobs citing SWT 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.016%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £30,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-28.33% -21.05%
SWT
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
4190 4436 4788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.98% 37.67% 38.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3674 3969 4515
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SWT
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SWT Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SWT
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

SWT Salary Trend in the City of London