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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Standard Widget Toolkit (SWT)
Rank 848 889 863
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -26
Permanent jobs citing SWT 21 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.010% 0.021%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.054% 0.025% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 8
Average salary £40,000 £21,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+86.04% -28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,900 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £28,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+41.59% -5.83%
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
38773 43167 41307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.62% 39.11% 40.13%
Number of salaries quoted 33423 36971 35988
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 5 August 2015.

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 5 August 2015. 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 +15 13 £45,000 +28.57% 1
South West -15 7 £20,000 -6.97%
London - 1 - - 1
SWT
UK

SWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 41 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (82.93%) SQL
3 30 (73.17%) UNIX
4 25 (60.98%) HTML
4 25 (60.98%) Degree
5 22 (53.66%) Eclipse
6 21 (51.22%) Software Engineering
7 20 (48.78%) Struts
7 20 (48.78%) JavaScript
8 19 (46.34%) GWT
9 18 (43.90%) Finance
10 17 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (41.46%) JBoss
10 17 (41.46%) Swing
10 17 (41.46%) Eclipse RCP
11 16 (39.02%) WebSphere
11 16 (39.02%) WebLogic
11 16 (39.02%) C
11 16 (39.02%) Subversion
12 15 (36.59%) CSS
12 15 (36.59%) Computer Science
13 14 (34.15%) C++
13 14 (34.15%) Electronics
14 13 (31.71%) Windows
15 11 (26.83%) TDD
15 11 (26.83%) Oracle
15 11 (26.83%) Git (software)
15 11 (26.83%) SDLC
16 10 (24.39%) Test Planning
16 10 (24.39%) Waterfall

SWT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 (41.46%) JBoss
2 16 (39.02%) WebSphere
2 16 (39.02%) WebLogic
3 6 (14.63%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 5 (12.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (53.66%) Eclipse
2 17 (41.46%) Eclipse RCP
3 16 (39.02%) Subversion
4 11 (26.83%) Git (software)
5 10 (24.39%) Maven
6 5 (12.20%) JUnit
7 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 18 (43.90%) Finance
2 14 (34.15%) Electronics
3 6 (14.63%) Banking
4 5 (12.20%) Marketing
4 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
4 5 (12.20%) Manufacturing
5 3 (7.32%) French Language
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Developer
1 15 (36.59%) Java Developer
2 12 (29.27%) Software Engineer
3 11 (26.83%) Junior
4 9 (21.95%) Senior Developer
4 9 (21.95%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (17.07%) Team Leader
5 7 (17.07%) Technical Team Leader
6 6 (14.63%) Junior Software Engineer
6 6 (14.63%) Test Engineer
6 6 (14.63%) Automation Engineer
6 6 (14.63%) Test Automation Engineer
7 5 (12.20%) Junior Java Developer
7 5 (12.20%) Junior Developer
8 4 (9.76%) Graduate
8 4 (9.76%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 3 (7.32%) Java Software Engineer
9 3 (7.32%) C Software Engineer
9 3 (7.32%) Junior C Software Engineer
9 3 (7.32%) Junior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (60.98%) HTML
2 20 (48.78%) Struts
3 19 (46.34%) GWT
4 17 (41.46%) Swing
5 15 (36.59%) CSS
6 9 (21.95%) HTML5
7 7 (17.07%) J2EE
8 6 (14.63%) EJB
8 6 (14.63%) XML
9 3 (7.32%) MyBatis
9 3 (7.32%) Spring
10 1 (2.44%) JSF
10 1 (2.44%) Ajax
10 1 (2.44%) JPA
10 1 (2.44%) RESTful
10 1 (2.44%) JSP
10 1 (2.44%) SOAP
10 1 (2.44%) JMS
10 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
10 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) Computer Science
2 9 (21.95%) Robotics
3 5 (12.20%) DTV
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (73.17%) UNIX
2 13 (31.71%) Windows
3 10 (24.39%) Linux
4 4 (9.76%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) Software Engineering
2 17 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (26.83%) TDD
3 11 (26.83%) SDLC
4 10 (24.39%) Test Planning
4 10 (24.39%) Unit Testing
4 10 (24.39%) Waterfall
5 9 (21.95%) Web Development
6 8 (19.51%) Validation
7 6 (14.63%) Problem Management
7 6 (14.63%) Test Automation
8 5 (12.20%) Programme Management
8 5 (12.20%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.44%) DSDM
9 1 (2.44%) Scrum
9 1 (2.44%) Logistics
9 1 (2.44%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (2.44%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (82.93%) SQL
3 20 (48.78%) JavaScript
4 16 (39.02%) C
5 14 (34.15%) C++
6 10 (24.39%) Shell Script
6 10 (24.39%) Perl
6 10 (24.39%) T-SQL
7 9 (21.95%) Python
7 9 (21.95%) Embedded C
7 9 (21.95%) Embedded C++
7 9 (21.95%) C#
7 9 (21.95%) Go
Qualifications
1 25 (60.98%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (24.39%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Oracle
2 6 (14.63%) Sybase
3 5 (12.20%) SAP
4 1 (2.44%) Sun
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Connectus
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