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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Standard Widget Toolkit (SWT)
Rank - - 615
Permanent jobs citing SWT 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London - - 0.009%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +52.17%
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
16395 19011 17796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.15% 38.96% 39.91%
Number of salaries quoted 14138 16396 15310
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Swing
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) GlassFish
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Sun Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE

SWT
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Swing
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) EJB
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Sun Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase
1 1 (50.00%) Sun