The table below looks at the statistics for SWT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SWT over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Standard Widget Toolkit (SWT)
Rank 209 200 212
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Permanent jobs citing SWT 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.023% 0.023% 0.058%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.064% 0.055% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £46,500 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.85% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £20,000 £37,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-46.66% -18.91%
SWT
South East

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 Surrey region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1564 1829 2109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 35.75% 42.29% 40.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1384 1546 1963
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

SWT
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

SWT Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

SWT
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

SWT Salary Trend in Surrey

SWT
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science

SWT
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle