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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SWT over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Standard Widget Toolkit (SWT)
England / South East
Rank - 455 435
Permanent jobs citing SWT 0 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.005% 0.055%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.013% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Median salary - £35,500 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -22.40%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £20,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -38.46%

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
5712 7536 7446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.43% 39.22% 36.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5017 6605 6506
Median salary £43,500 £44,141 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.45% +10.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SWT
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing SWT as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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