The table below looks at the statistics for SWT skills in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 629 592 -
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -
Permanent jobs citing SWT 5 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.011% 0.031% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.029% 0.079% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £42,500 £54,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.37% -
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £30,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-28.33% -21.05%
SWT
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
17269 17810 20216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.49% 40.00% 40.70%
Number of salaries quoted 14718 15344 17912
Average salary £52,250 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SWT
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SWT Jobs Demand Trend in London

SWT
Salary Trend in London

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

SWT Salary Trend in London

SWT
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SWT within the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Docklands, London - 3 - -
SWT
England

SWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) Ajax
2 4 (80.00%) Lombardi
2 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) DHTML
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) JSP
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) XSL
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) OOD
2 4 (80.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Process Management
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) Maven
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Biotechnology
3 1 (20.00%) Swing
3 1 (20.00%) Windows

SWT
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 (80.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (80.00%) Lombardi
2 1 (20.00%) JUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) DHTML
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) JSP
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) XSL
1 4 (80.00%) Ajax
1 4 (80.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) OSGi
2 1 (20.00%) Swing
2 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) OO
1 4 (80.00%) OOD
2 1 (20.00%) Process Management
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
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