The table below looks at the statistics for SWT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SWT over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Standard Widget Toolkit (SWT)
Rank 135 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SWT 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.045% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +52.17%
SWT
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
633 621 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.56% 26.17% 30.97%
Number of salaries quoted 506 536 621
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SWT
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SWT Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SWT
Salary Trend in Reading

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

SWT Salary Trend in Reading

SWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) UNIX
1 12 (100.00%) Subversion
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 11 (91.67%) Maven
2 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) TDD
2 11 (91.67%) Git (software)
2 11 (91.67%) Waterfall
2 11 (91.67%) Test Planning
2 11 (91.67%) SDLC
2 11 (91.67%) Swing
2 11 (91.67%) Shell Script
2 11 (91.67%) Perl
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) T-SQL
2 11 (91.67%) Struts
3 10 (83.33%) Validation
4 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
5 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (50.00%) Finance
6 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
6 1 (8.33%) Windows
6 1 (8.33%) XML
6 1 (8.33%) C++
6 1 (8.33%) HTML
6 1 (8.33%) JUnit
6 1 (8.33%) CSS
6 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (8.33%) Mac OS

SWT
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Subversion
2 11 (91.67%) Maven
2 11 (91.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) JUnit
3 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Test Engineer
1 8 (66.67%) Automation Engineer
1 8 (66.67%) Test Automation Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) Struts
1 11 (91.67%) Swing
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (91.67%) TDD
1 11 (91.67%) Waterfall
1 11 (91.67%) Test Planning
1 11 (91.67%) SDLC
2 10 (83.33%) Validation
3 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (91.67%) Perl
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) T-SQL
2 11 (91.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Degree