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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Standard Widget Toolkit (SWT)
Rank 255 321 -
Rank change year-on-year
+66 -
Permanent jobs citing SWT 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.015% 0.010% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.043% 0.030% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £20,000 £20,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- -44.82%
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
2332 3365 4129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 35.22% 32.92% 39.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2084 3000 3554
Average salary £57,500 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.48% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,314 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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

SWT
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Sybase
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) EJB
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Swing
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse RCP
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java SE
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse RCP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java WebSphere Developer
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) EJB
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Swing
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Java SE
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Sybase