The table below looks at the statistics for SWT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 - - 61
Permanent jobs citing SWT 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - - 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £30,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-28.33% -21.05%
SWT
North West

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 Lancashire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
303 298 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 60.72% 52.46% 47.74%
Number of salaries quoted 258 288 210
Average salary £38,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.23% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SWT
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

SWT Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

SWT
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

SWT Salary Trend in Lancashire