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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Standard Widget Toolkit (SWT)
Rank 613 643 658
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +15
Permanent jobs citing SWT 10 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.025% 0.007% 0.005%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.064% 0.020% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 2
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £20,000 £20,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- -44.82%
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
15709 14696 17864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 38.79% 35.81% 41.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13735 12582 14920
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SWT across the London region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

SWT Salary Histogram 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 13 February 2016. 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
City of London +66 1 £50,000 -
SWT
England

SWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 18 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (77.78%) Maven
2 14 (77.78%) Swing
3 13 (72.22%) Multithreading
4 12 (66.67%) Software Engineering
5 11 (61.11%) Degree
5 11 (61.11%) Computer Science
5 11 (61.11%) Windows
5 11 (61.11%) Unit Testing
5 11 (61.11%) Git (software)
6 10 (55.56%) Bash Shell
6 10 (55.56%) FindBugs
6 10 (55.56%) Linux
6 10 (55.56%) Python
6 10 (55.56%) C++
6 10 (55.56%) Perl
6 10 (55.56%) JUnit
7 7 (38.89%) Oracle
8 6 (33.33%) Eclipse
9 4 (22.22%) HTTP
9 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 4 (22.22%) Sybase
9 4 (22.22%) SQL
9 4 (22.22%) Ruby
9 4 (22.22%) Subversion
9 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
10 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (16.67%) Eclipse RCP
10 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared

SWT
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 3 (16.67%) GlassFish
1 3 (16.67%) JBoss
1 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 3 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.56%) Lightstreamer
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) HTTP
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (77.78%) Maven
2 11 (61.11%) Git (software)
3 10 (55.56%) FindBugs
3 10 (55.56%) JUnit
4 6 (33.33%) Eclipse
5 4 (22.22%) Subversion
6 3 (16.67%) Eclipse RCP
6 3 (16.67%) FitNesse
7 1 (5.56%) Ant
7 1 (5.56%) FlexUnit
7 1 (5.56%) HP UFT
7 1 (5.56%) Hudson
7 1 (5.56%) JIRA
7 1 (5.56%) Mercurial
7 1 (5.56%) RIATest
General
1 3 (16.67%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (94.44%) Java Developer
3 11 (61.11%) GUI Developer
3 11 (61.11%) Java GUI Developer
3 11 (61.11%) Java Swing Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Java Programmer
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Programmer
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Programmer
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Internet Developer
6 1 (5.56%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Java Applications Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Java WebSphere Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) Swing
2 3 (16.67%) EJB
2 3 (16.67%) J2EE
2 3 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (5.56%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Flex
3 1 (5.56%) Cocoa
3 1 (5.56%) GWT
3 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) HTML5
3 1 (5.56%) Java SE
3 1 (5.56%) Parsley
3 1 (5.56%) Spring
3 1 (5.56%) Swiz
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) Life Science
3 1 (5.56%) RIA
3 1 (5.56%) Social Media
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Linux
3 3 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Multithreading
2 12 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 11 (61.11%) Unit Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Content Management
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.56%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.56%) Refactoring
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (55.56%) Bash Shell
2 10 (55.56%) C++
2 10 (55.56%) Perl
2 10 (55.56%) Python
3 4 (22.22%) Ruby
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) Sybase
3 1 (5.56%) Cognizant
3 1 (5.56%) Perforce
3 1 (5.56%) Rally
3 1 (5.56%) Sun
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago