The table below looks at the statistics for SWT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SWT over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Standard Widget Toolkit (SWT)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing SWT 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
SWT
UK

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 Northern Ireland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
42 67 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 34.15% 40.12% 36.78%
Number of salaries quoted 36 39 49
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -