The table below looks at the statistics for SWT skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SWT over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Standard Widget Toolkit (SWT)
Rank 250 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SWT 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.014% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.036% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £20,000 £21,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-6.97% -53.51%
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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2792 3204 3816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.14% 49.16% 51.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2431 2822 3406
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

SWT
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SWT Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SWT
Salary Trend in the North West

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

SWT Salary Trend in the North West

SWT
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SWT within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
Manchester - 1 £45,000 -
SWT
England

SWT
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Swing
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse RCP
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

SWT
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse RCP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) Sun