The table below looks at the statistics for SWT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SWT over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Standard Widget Toolkit (SWT)
Rank 71 81 85
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Permanent jobs citing SWT 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.16% 0.26% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 0.49% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £35,000 £48,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.83% +14.11%
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £30,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-28.33% -21.05%
SWT
Surrey

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 Guildford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
331 410 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 54.26% 52.77% 48.62%
Number of salaries quoted 299 374 350
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SWT
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

SWT Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

SWT
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

SWT Salary Trend in Guildford

SWT
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) GWT
1 4 (100.00%) Groovy
1 4 (100.00%) Guice
1 4 (100.00%) TestNG
1 4 (100.00%) DbUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Mockito
1 4 (100.00%) JFace
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse RCP
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 4 (100.00%) Atomikos
1 4 (100.00%) Apache ServiceMix
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

SWT
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 4 (100.00%) Apache ServiceMix
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) TestNG
1 4 (100.00%) DbUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Mockito
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse RCP
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) GWT
1 4 (100.00%) Guice
1 4 (100.00%) JFace
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Groovy
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Atomikos