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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Standard Widget Toolkit (SWT)
Rank 437 417 436
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +19
Permanent jobs citing SWT 5 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.022% 0.024% 0.031%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.060% 0.063% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 7
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £30,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-28.33% -23.07%
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
8335 7998 9090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.94% 37.64% 39.96%
Number of salaries quoted 7134 7100 8123
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SWT within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
Hampshire -14 3 £45,000 +50.00%
Surrey -6 2 £35,000 -27.83%
SWT
England

SWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) JUnit
1 15 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 15 (100.00%) Eclipse RCP
2 11 (73.33%) Subversion
3 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
3 8 (53.33%) Degree
3 8 (53.33%) Computer Science
3 8 (53.33%) CSS
3 8 (53.33%) XML
3 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 8 (53.33%) C++
3 8 (53.33%) HTML
3 8 (53.33%) Oracle
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
4 7 (46.67%) Spring
4 7 (46.67%) Hibernate
4 7 (46.67%) JFace
5 4 (26.67%) Guice
5 4 (26.67%) TestNG
5 4 (26.67%) DbUnit
5 4 (26.67%) Mockito
5 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
5 4 (26.67%) Apache Camel
5 4 (26.67%) Atomikos
5 4 (26.67%) Apache ServiceMix
5 4 (26.67%) Maven
5 4 (26.67%) JIRA
5 4 (26.67%) GWT
5 4 (26.67%) Groovy

SWT
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 4 (26.67%) Apache ServiceMix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) JUnit
1 15 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 15 (100.00%) Eclipse RCP
2 11 (73.33%) Subversion
3 4 (26.67%) Maven
3 4 (26.67%) JIRA
3 4 (26.67%) TestNG
3 4 (26.67%) DbUnit
3 4 (26.67%) Mockito
3 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
4 3 (20.00%) Ant
4 3 (20.00%) Log4j
4 3 (20.00%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
1 15 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Java Programmer
2 3 (20.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) HTML
1 8 (53.33%) CSS
1 8 (53.33%) XML
2 7 (46.67%) Hibernate
2 7 (46.67%) Spring
2 7 (46.67%) JFace
3 4 (26.67%) Apache Camel
3 4 (26.67%) GWT
3 4 (26.67%) Guice
4 3 (20.00%) Swing
4 3 (20.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Open Source
2 3 (20.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) MVC
3 3 (20.00%) OO
3 3 (20.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) C++
3 4 (26.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) Atomikos
3 3 (20.00%) JBoss
3 3 (20.00%) Talend