The table below looks at the statistics for SWT skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SWT over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Standard Widget Toolkit (SWT)
Rank - 241 246
Permanent jobs citing SWT 0 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.052% 0.077%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.13% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 5
Median salary - £20,000 £20,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £35,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+40.84% -21.11%
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2173 2341 2734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.10% 40.96% 41.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1858 2064 2400
Median salary £42,500 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%

SWT
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 West

SWT
Salary Trend in the South West

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

SWT Salary Trend in the South West