The table below looks at the statistics for SWT skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SWT over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Standard Widget Toolkit (SWT)
Rank - 451 441
Permanent jobs citing SWT 0 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.062% 0.019%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.17% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £42,950 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.10%
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7464 7746 8225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.73% 37.08% 40.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6644 6819 6839
Average salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.02% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

SWT
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SWT Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SWT
Salary Trend in the South East

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

SWT Salary Trend in the South East

SWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (92.31%) HTML
2 12 (92.31%) CSS
3 11 (84.62%) J2EE
3 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
3 11 (84.62%) OO
3 11 (84.62%) Hibernate
3 11 (84.62%) Spring
4 8 (61.54%) Eclipse
5 7 (53.85%) JBoss
5 7 (53.85%) SQL
5 7 (53.85%) WebSphere
5 7 (53.85%) Subversion
6 6 (46.15%) Java SE
6 6 (46.15%) Java EE
6 6 (46.15%) Maven
6 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
6 6 (46.15%) Dojo
6 6 (46.15%) Apache Axis
6 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
6 6 (46.15%) Time Management
6 6 (46.15%) Apache CXF
6 6 (46.15%) TeamCity
6 6 (46.15%) OSGi
6 6 (46.15%) MySQL
6 6 (46.15%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (46.15%) JSP
6 6 (46.15%) VSS/SourceSafe

SWT
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 7 (53.85%) JBoss
1 7 (53.85%) WebSphere
2 6 (46.15%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (7.69%) GlassFish
3 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Eclipse
2 7 (53.85%) Subversion
3 6 (46.15%) Maven
3 6 (46.15%) TeamCity
3 6 (46.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (7.69%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (7.69%) JUnit
General
1 1 (7.69%) Electronics
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
1 13 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (38.46%) J2EE Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) CSS
1 12 (92.31%) HTML
2 11 (84.62%) Hibernate
2 11 (84.62%) J2EE
2 11 (84.62%) Spring
3 6 (46.15%) Apache Axis
3 6 (46.15%) Apache CXF
3 6 (46.15%) Dojo
3 6 (46.15%) Java EE
3 6 (46.15%) Java SE
3 6 (46.15%) JSP
3 6 (46.15%) OSGi
3 6 (46.15%) Web Services
4 5 (38.46%) DHTML
4 5 (38.46%) Struts
5 1 (7.69%) EJB
5 1 (7.69%) Swing
5 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Mac OS
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) OO
2 6 (46.15%) Time Management
2 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
3 5 (38.46%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (38.46%) Open Source
3 5 (38.46%) Software Architecture
3 5 (38.46%) Use Case
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
3 7 (53.85%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Sybase