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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Standard Widget Toolkit (SWT)
Rank 859 861 828
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -33
Permanent jobs citing SWT 18 17 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.016% 0.043%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.046% 0.040% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 47
Average salary £45,000 £21,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+109.30% -46.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £41,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £30,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -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
38726 42494 45752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 36.73% 41.08% 41.80%
Number of salaries quoted 33488 36678 40734
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 26 November 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 26 November 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 East -3 9 £46,500 +1.08%
London +7 5 £42,500 +3.03% 1
South West -20 4 £20,000 -6.97%
SWT
UK

SWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 32 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (93.75%) Computer Science
3 29 (90.63%) Eclipse
4 26 (81.25%) Degree
4 26 (81.25%) Software Engineering
5 23 (71.88%) SQL
5 23 (71.88%) HTML
6 19 (59.38%) JavaScript
7 18 (56.25%) Eclipse RCP
8 15 (46.88%) WebSphere
9 14 (43.75%) Spring
10 13 (40.63%) Unit Testing
10 13 (40.63%) JUnit
10 13 (40.63%) GWT
11 12 (37.50%) CSS
11 12 (37.50%) Oracle
11 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
11 12 (37.50%) Finance
12 11 (34.38%) Banking
12 11 (34.38%) French Language
12 11 (34.38%) QA
12 11 (34.38%) Problem Management
12 11 (34.38%) C++
12 11 (34.38%) WebLogic
12 11 (34.38%) Struts
12 11 (34.38%) JBoss
12 11 (34.38%) MyBatis
13 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (25.00%) XML
14 8 (25.00%) Subversion

SWT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 15 (46.88%) WebSphere
2 11 (34.38%) WebLogic
2 11 (34.38%) JBoss
3 2 (6.25%) Apache ServiceMix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (90.63%) Eclipse
2 18 (56.25%) Eclipse RCP
3 13 (40.63%) JUnit
4 8 (25.00%) Subversion
5 5 (15.63%) Maven
6 4 (12.50%) Lombardi
7 2 (6.25%) JIRA
7 2 (6.25%) TestNG
7 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
7 2 (6.25%) DbUnit
7 2 (6.25%) Mockito
7 2 (6.25%) FindBugs
7 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 11 (34.38%) Banking
2 11 (34.38%) French Language
Job Titles
1 21 (65.63%) Developer
2 17 (53.13%) Java Developer
3 11 (34.38%) Java Software Engineer
3 11 (34.38%) Junior
3 11 (34.38%) Software Engineer
3 11 (34.38%) Junior Software Engineer
3 11 (34.38%) Junior Java Software Engineer
4 9 (28.13%) Senior Java Developer
4 9 (28.13%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) GUI Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Java Swing Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (71.88%) HTML
2 14 (43.75%) Spring
3 13 (40.63%) GWT
4 12 (37.50%) CSS
5 11 (34.38%) Struts
5 11 (34.38%) MyBatis
6 8 (25.00%) XML
7 4 (12.50%) XSL
7 4 (12.50%) Web Services
7 4 (12.50%) JSP
7 4 (12.50%) DHTML
7 4 (12.50%) Ajax
7 4 (12.50%) JSON
8 3 (9.38%) Swing
8 3 (9.38%) Hibernate
9 2 (6.25%) Guice
9 2 (6.25%) JFace
9 2 (6.25%) Apache Camel
10 1 (3.13%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 30 (93.75%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 4 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 4 (12.50%) Algorithms
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Mac OS
2 3 (9.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) Software Engineering
2 13 (40.63%) Unit Testing
3 11 (34.38%) Problem Management
4 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.50%) OO
5 4 (12.50%) OOD
5 4 (12.50%) Web Development
6 3 (9.38%) Multithreading
7 2 (6.25%) MVC
8 1 (3.13%) Process Management
8 1 (3.13%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (71.88%) SQL
3 19 (59.38%) JavaScript
4 11 (34.38%) C++
5 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.25%) Perl
6 2 (6.25%) Python
6 2 (6.25%) Groovy
6 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (81.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (34.38%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) IBM
3 2 (6.25%) Atomikos
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