The table below looks at the statistics for GWT skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GWT over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
Rank 203 184 202
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +18
Permanent jobs citing GWT 38 36 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.60% 0.68% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.44% 1.51% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 38 36 17
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -16.66%
GWT
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2646 2384 2097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.64% 44.75% 38.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2311 2152 1879
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

GWT
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

GWT Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

GWT
Salary Trend in the South West

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

GWT Salary Trend in the South West

GWT
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GWT across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

GWT Salary Histogram in the South West

GWT
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GWT within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Bristol -7 24 £33,500 -10.66%
Wiltshire +1 9 £37,972 +13.34%
Dorset - 5 £41,500 -
GWT
England

GWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing GWT 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 GWT.

1 91 (100.00%) Java
2 71 (78.02%) Oracle
3 59 (64.84%) SQL Server
3 59 (64.84%) Finance
4 58 (63.74%) Eclipse
4 58 (63.74%) WebLogic
4 58 (63.74%) Spring
4 58 (63.74%) Software Engineering
5 56 (61.54%) JBoss
6 55 (60.44%) Unit Testing
7 53 (58.24%) SQL
8 51 (56.04%) Computer Science
9 50 (54.95%) WebSphere
10 48 (52.75%) XML
11 46 (50.55%) J2EE
12 44 (48.35%) Relational Database
13 42 (46.15%) HTML
14 41 (45.05%) Banking
14 41 (45.05%) Degree
15 40 (43.96%) RDBMS
16 39 (42.86%) French Language
16 39 (42.86%) Google
16 39 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
16 39 (42.86%) Eclipse RCP
17 37 (40.66%) OSGi
17 37 (40.66%) Servlets
18 36 (39.56%) Scrum
19 34 (37.36%) JavaScript
20 33 (36.26%) UNIX
21 32 (35.16%) JSP

GWT
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing GWT 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 GWT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 58 (63.74%) WebLogic
2 56 (61.54%) JBoss
3 50 (54.95%) WebSphere
4 24 (26.37%) Apache ServiceMix
5 6 (6.59%) GlassFish
6 2 (2.20%) CMS
7 1 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 10 (10.99%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (64.84%) SQL Server
2 44 (48.35%) Relational Database
3 40 (43.96%) RDBMS
4 18 (19.78%) MySQL
5 10 (10.99%) DB2
6 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 58 (63.74%) Eclipse
2 39 (42.86%) Eclipse RCP
3 31 (34.07%) Ant
4 26 (28.57%) JUnit
5 23 (25.27%) Maven
6 17 (18.68%) Jenkins
7 16 (17.58%) Git (software)
8 11 (12.09%) NetBeans
9 7 (7.69%) Subversion
10 5 (5.49%) Selenium
10 5 (5.49%) JMeter
11 1 (1.10%) Hudson
General
1 59 (64.84%) Finance
2 41 (45.05%) Banking
3 39 (42.86%) French Language
4 18 (19.78%) Telecoms
5 15 (16.48%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (6.59%) Aerospace
7 3 (3.30%) Retail
8 1 (1.10%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 48 (52.75%) Developer
2 35 (38.46%) Java Developer
3 31 (34.07%) Software Engineer
3 31 (34.07%) Java Software Engineer
4 15 (16.48%) Junior
5 14 (15.38%) Junior Software Engineer
5 14 (15.38%) Junior Java Software Engineer
6 11 (12.09%) Senior Java Developer
6 11 (12.09%) Senior Developer
7 9 (9.89%) Software Developer
8 8 (8.79%) Java Team Leader
8 8 (8.79%) Team Leader
8 8 (8.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (4.40%) Java Swing Developer
10 3 (3.30%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 3 (3.30%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 3 (3.30%) Senior Software Engineer
11 2 (2.20%) Web Developer
11 2 (2.20%) Front-End Developer
12 1 (1.10%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (63.74%) Spring
2 48 (52.75%) XML
3 46 (50.55%) J2EE
4 42 (46.15%) HTML
5 37 (40.66%) Servlets
5 37 (40.66%) OSGi
6 32 (35.16%) JSP
7 26 (28.57%) JMS
8 25 (27.47%) WebSphere MQ
8 25 (27.47%) XSLT
9 22 (24.18%) CSS
10 16 (17.58%) XSD
10 16 (17.58%) CSS3
10 16 (17.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 16 (17.58%) HTML5
10 16 (17.58%) jQuery
11 15 (16.48%) Struts
12 14 (15.38%) SWT
12 14 (15.38%) MyBatis
13 12 (13.19%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 51 (56.04%) Computer Science
2 27 (29.67%) Enterprise Software
3 26 (28.57%) Client/Server
3 26 (28.57%) N-Tier
4 25 (27.47%) Inversion of Control
4 25 (27.47%) SWIFT
5 4 (4.40%) Visualisation
5 4 (4.40%) NHS
6 2 (2.20%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 33 (36.26%) UNIX
2 17 (18.68%) Linux
3 11 (12.09%) Android
4 5 (5.49%) Apple iOS
4 5 (5.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (63.74%) Software Engineering
2 55 (60.44%) Unit Testing
3 39 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (39.56%) Scrum
5 31 (34.07%) UML
5 31 (34.07%) Problem Management
6 24 (26.37%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (26.37%) TDD
7 20 (21.98%) OO
8 10 (10.99%) Process Management
9 8 (8.79%) Workflow
9 8 (8.79%) OOA/OOD
10 6 (6.59%) OOD
10 6 (6.59%) OOP
11 5 (5.49%) Data Modelling
11 5 (5.49%) Multithreading
11 5 (5.49%) Database Tuning
12 4 (4.40%) Performance Testing
12 4 (4.40%) Integration Testing
12 4 (4.40%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 91 (100.00%) Java
2 53 (58.24%) SQL
3 34 (37.36%) JavaScript
4 17 (18.68%) C
5 11 (12.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 41 (45.05%) Degree
2 15 (16.48%) HND
2 15 (16.48%) PhD
3 6 (6.59%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 25 (27.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 71 (78.02%) Oracle
2 39 (42.86%) Google
3 25 (27.47%) VMware
3 25 (27.47%) IBM
4 11 (12.09%) Sybase
5 1 (1.10%) BEA
5 1 (1.10%) TIBCO