The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Standard Widget Toolkit (SWT)
Rank 859 830 842
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +12
Permanent jobs citing SWT 11 26 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.025% 0.028%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.026% 0.064% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 26
Average salary £21,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £28,250 £30,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.83% -25.00%
SWT
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
41570 40572 46192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.58% 39.73% 41.12%
Number of salaries quoted 35304 35382 40977
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
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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
South West -11 6 £21,500 +7.50%
South East -2 5 £35,000 +16.66%
SWT
UK

SWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 33 (100.00%) Java
1 33 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 33 (100.00%) Eclipse RCP
2 26 (78.79%) Degree
2 26 (78.79%) HTML
2 26 (78.79%) SQL
3 23 (69.70%) Software Engineering
3 23 (69.70%) Computer Science
4 22 (66.67%) JBoss
5 20 (60.61%) GWT
6 19 (57.58%) WebSphere
6 19 (57.58%) JavaScript
6 19 (57.58%) WebLogic
6 19 (57.58%) Struts
7 18 (54.55%) Spring
8 16 (48.48%) Finance
8 16 (48.48%) Banking
8 16 (48.48%) French Language
8 16 (48.48%) QA
8 16 (48.48%) Problem Management
8 16 (48.48%) Unit Testing
9 14 (42.42%) JUnit
10 11 (33.33%) MyBatis
11 10 (30.30%) XML
11 10 (30.30%) Oracle
11 10 (30.30%) Hibernate
11 10 (30.30%) Subversion
12 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
12 7 (21.21%) C++
12 7 (21.21%) CSS

SWT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 19 (57.58%) WebLogic
1 19 (57.58%) WebSphere
2 4 (12.12%) Apache ServiceMix
3 3 (9.09%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 33 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 33 (100.00%) Eclipse RCP
2 14 (42.42%) JUnit
3 10 (30.30%) Subversion
4 4 (12.12%) Maven
4 4 (12.12%) JIRA
4 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
4 4 (12.12%) TestNG
4 4 (12.12%) DbUnit
4 4 (12.12%) Mockito
5 3 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (9.09%) Ant
5 3 (9.09%) Log4j
General
1 16 (48.48%) Finance
1 16 (48.48%) Banking
1 16 (48.48%) French Language
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Developer
1 17 (51.52%) Java Developer
2 16 (48.48%) Java Software Engineer
2 16 (48.48%) Junior Software Engineer
2 16 (48.48%) Junior Java Software Engineer
2 16 (48.48%) Junior
2 16 (48.48%) Software Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Programmer
3 3 (9.09%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (78.79%) HTML
2 20 (60.61%) GWT
3 19 (57.58%) Struts
4 18 (54.55%) Spring
5 11 (33.33%) MyBatis
6 10 (30.30%) XML
6 10 (30.30%) Hibernate
7 7 (21.21%) CSS
7 7 (21.21%) JFace
8 6 (18.18%) Swing
8 6 (18.18%) J2EE
9 4 (12.12%) Apache Camel
9 4 (12.12%) Guice
10 3 (9.09%) EJB
10 3 (9.09%) XSLT
10 3 (9.09%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 23 (69.70%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.09%) Open Source
2 3 (9.09%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) Software Engineering
2 16 (48.48%) Problem Management
2 16 (48.48%) Unit Testing
3 4 (12.12%) MVC
4 3 (9.09%) OO
4 3 (9.09%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (78.79%) SQL
3 19 (57.58%) JavaScript
4 7 (21.21%) C++
5 4 (12.12%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 26 (78.79%) Degree
2 6 (18.18%) Sun Certification
3 3 (9.09%) OCP
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (3.03%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (48.48%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) JBoss
2 10 (30.30%) Oracle
3 4 (12.12%) Atomikos
4 3 (9.09%) Sun
4 3 (9.09%) Talend
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