The table below looks at the statistics for SWT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SWT over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Standard Widget Toolkit (SWT)
Rank - - 183
Permanent jobs citing SWT 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.078%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £22,500
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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1777 1872 1933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.08% 49.42% 50.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1509 1671 1748
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SWT
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SWT Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SWT
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

SWT Salary Trend in Manchester