The first table below looks at the demand for SWT skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SWT over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Standard Widget Toolkit (SWT)
Rank 886 831 832
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +1
Permanent jobs citing SWT 16 25 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.024% 0.055%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.035% 0.059% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 64
Average salary £21,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.22% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-54.73% +18.75%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45722 42095 49664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.46% 40.45% 41.96%
Number of salaries quoted 38732 37035 44493
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SWT
UK

SWT
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SWT Jobs Demand Trend in England

SWT
Salary Trend in England

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

SWT Salary Trend in England

SWT
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SWT across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SWT Salary Histogram in England

SWT
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SWT within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South West -2 11 £21,500 -49.41%
South East -14 5 £45,000 -27.41%
SWT
UK

SWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 31 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (93.55%) Eclipse
3 26 (83.87%) SQL
4 23 (74.19%) Software Engineering
4 23 (74.19%) Degree
4 23 (74.19%) Computer Science
4 23 (74.19%) Eclipse RCP
5 20 (64.52%) JBoss
5 20 (64.52%) JavaScript
5 20 (64.52%) HTML
6 18 (58.06%) Struts
7 17 (54.84%) WebLogic
7 17 (54.84%) WebSphere
7 17 (54.84%) GWT
8 15 (48.39%) Finance
8 15 (48.39%) Banking
8 15 (48.39%) French Language
8 15 (48.39%) QA
8 15 (48.39%) Problem Management
8 15 (48.39%) Unit Testing
9 9 (29.03%) C
9 9 (29.03%) XML
10 8 (25.81%) C++
10 8 (25.81%) Oracle
10 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
11 7 (22.58%) Spring
12 6 (19.35%) Hibernate
12 6 (19.35%) JUnit
12 6 (19.35%) JFace
13 5 (16.13%) jQuery

SWT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 17 (54.84%) WebLogic
1 17 (54.84%) WebSphere
2 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.45%) GlassFish
3 2 (6.45%) Apache ServiceMix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 29 (93.55%) Eclipse
2 23 (74.19%) Eclipse RCP
3 6 (19.35%) JUnit
4 4 (12.90%) Subversion
4 4 (12.90%) JIRA
5 2 (6.45%) Maven
5 2 (6.45%) TestNG
5 2 (6.45%) TeamCity
5 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
5 2 (6.45%) DbUnit
5 2 (6.45%) Mockito
5 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.23%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (3.23%) Log4j
6 1 (3.23%) Ant
General
1 15 (48.39%) Finance
1 15 (48.39%) Banking
1 15 (48.39%) French Language
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Junior
2 16 (51.61%) Developer
3 15 (48.39%) Java Software Engineer
3 15 (48.39%) Software Engineer
3 15 (48.39%) Junior Software Engineer
3 15 (48.39%) Junior Java Software Engineer
4 14 (45.16%) Java Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Graduate
5 4 (12.90%) C Software Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Junior C Software Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Junior Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Junior Java Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Mid-Level Java Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Java Programmer
7 1 (3.23%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (64.52%) HTML
2 18 (58.06%) Struts
3 17 (54.84%) GWT
4 9 (29.03%) XML
5 7 (22.58%) Spring
6 6 (19.35%) Hibernate
6 6 (19.35%) JFace
7 5 (16.13%) jQuery
7 5 (16.13%) Java EE
7 5 (16.13%) Swing
7 5 (16.13%) EJB
8 3 (9.68%) DWR
8 3 (9.68%) RESTful
8 3 (9.68%) Ajax
8 3 (9.68%) XSD
8 3 (9.68%) Web Services
8 3 (9.68%) J2EE
8 3 (9.68%) CSS
8 3 (9.68%) JDBC
9 2 (6.45%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (74.19%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.68%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.45%) RIA
4 1 (3.23%) Open Source
4 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) UNIX
2 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) Software Engineering
2 15 (48.39%) Problem Management
2 15 (48.39%) Unit Testing
3 3 (9.68%) UML
4 2 (6.45%) OOP
4 2 (6.45%) MVC
4 2 (6.45%) Asset Management
4 2 (6.45%) Automated Testing
4 2 (6.45%) RAD
4 2 (6.45%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.23%) OO
5 1 (3.23%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (83.87%) SQL
3 20 (64.52%) JavaScript
4 9 (29.03%) C
5 8 (25.81%) C++
6 2 (6.45%) C#
6 2 (6.45%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 23 (74.19%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) Postgraduate
2 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (48.39%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) JBoss
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) Sybase
3 2 (6.45%) Atomikos
4 1 (3.23%) Talend
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