The table below looks at the statistics for AWT skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AWT over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Abstract Window Toolkit (AWT)
Rank 947 928 943
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +15
Permanent jobs citing AWT 1 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.013% 0.009%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.003% 0.035% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 9
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38451 39642 43470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.97% 37.19% 41.38%
Number of salaries quoted 33162 34121 36331
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

AWT
Jobs Demand Trend

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

AWT Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

AWT
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AWT within the UK.

AWT Salary Trend in the UK

AWT
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWT within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
England +14 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Coventry -4 1 £42,500 -11.45%
West Midlands -10 1 £42,500 -11.45%

AWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing AWT 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 AWT.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Swing
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) OO
3 5 (71.43%) Mentoring
4 4 (57.14%) Gradle
4 4 (57.14%) Java SE
4 4 (57.14%) Degree
4 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
4 4 (57.14%) C#
4 4 (57.14%) C++
4 4 (57.14%) TDD
4 4 (57.14%) GIS
4 4 (57.14%) PhD
4 4 (57.14%) OOD
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) XML
6 2 (28.57%) XSLT
6 2 (28.57%) J2EE
6 2 (28.57%) Struts
6 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 2 (28.57%) JUnit
6 2 (28.57%) Spring
7 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
7 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
7 1 (14.29%) Automotive
7 1 (14.29%) HTTP
7 1 (14.29%) JMS
7 1 (14.29%) CSS

AWT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing AWT 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 AWT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Gradle
2 2 (28.57%) JUnit
General
1 1 (14.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Java Developer
3 4 (57.14%) Java Software Developer
3 4 (57.14%) Software Developer
4 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
4 3 (42.86%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Agile Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Swing
2 4 (57.14%) Java SE
3 3 (42.86%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) J2EE
4 2 (28.57%) Spring
4 2 (28.57%) Struts
4 2 (28.57%) XSLT
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) JMS
5 1 (14.29%) JSP
5 1 (14.29%) Servlets
5 1 (14.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) Mentoring
2 5 (71.43%) OO
3 4 (57.14%) OOD
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
5 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
1 4 (57.14%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle