The table below looks at the statistics for SWT skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SWT over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Standard Widget Toolkit (SWT)
Rank 947 945 973
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +28
Permanent jobs citing SWT 7 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.018% 0.015%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.018% 0.048% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 18
Median salary £45,000 £47,750 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.75% +122.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £20,000 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £49,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary - £48,500 £21,500
% change year-on-year
- +125.58%

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
39368 41783 47955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.36% 37.90% 40.18%
Number of salaries quoted 34022 35490 40541
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SWT
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads 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 UK

SWT
Salary Trend

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

SWT Salary Trend in the UK

SWT
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SWT over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 within the UK.

SWT Salary Histogram in the UK

SWT
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SWT within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +6 7 £45,000 -4.25%
England +6 7 £45,000 -5.75% 1

SWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing SWT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SWT.

1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (72.73%) Maven
2 16 (72.73%) Unit Testing
3 15 (68.18%) Multithreading
3 15 (68.18%) Software Engineering
3 15 (68.18%) Degree
3 15 (68.18%) Computer Science
4 14 (63.64%) Swing
5 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 11 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 11 (50.00%) FindBugs
5 11 (50.00%) Python
5 11 (50.00%) Windows
5 11 (50.00%) Linux
5 11 (50.00%) C++
5 11 (50.00%) Perl
5 11 (50.00%) JUnit
6 10 (45.45%) Eclipse
7 8 (36.36%) SQL
8 6 (27.27%) Oracle
8 6 (27.27%) WebSphere
8 6 (27.27%) JBoss
9 5 (22.73%) Subversion
9 5 (22.73%) Spring
9 5 (22.73%) WebLogic
9 5 (22.73%) Eclipse RCP
10 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
10 4 (18.18%) HTML
10 4 (18.18%) JavaScript

SWT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (27.27%) JBoss
1 6 (27.27%) WebSphere
2 5 (22.73%) WebLogic
3 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
4 2 (9.09%) GlassFish
5 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (72.73%) Maven
2 11 (50.00%) FindBugs
2 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (50.00%) JUnit
3 10 (45.45%) Eclipse
4 5 (22.73%) Eclipse RCP
4 5 (22.73%) Subversion
5 4 (18.18%) FitNesse
6 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
6 1 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (18.18%) Games
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) French Language
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
1 19 (86.36%) Java Developer
2 12 (54.55%) GUI Developer
2 12 (54.55%) Java GUI Developer
2 12 (54.55%) Java Swing Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Java Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Java Programmer
3 3 (13.64%) Java Software Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Junior
3 3 (13.64%) Junior Java Software Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Junior Software Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Programmer
3 3 (13.64%) Software Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Developer
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Programmer
4 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Java Applications Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) Swing
2 5 (22.73%) Spring
3 4 (18.18%) HTML
3 4 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (13.64%) GWT
4 3 (13.64%) J2EE
4 3 (13.64%) MyBatis
4 3 (13.64%) Struts
5 2 (9.09%) EJB
5 2 (9.09%) Hibernate
6 1 (4.55%) Apache Axis
6 1 (4.55%) Apache CXF
6 1 (4.55%) CSS
6 1 (4.55%) Dojo
6 1 (4.55%) Java EE
6 1 (4.55%) Java SE
6 1 (4.55%) JSP
6 1 (4.55%) OSGi
6 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (68.18%) Computer Science
2 4 (18.18%) Client/Server
2 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Life Science
3 1 (4.55%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Linux
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Unit Testing
2 15 (68.18%) Multithreading
2 15 (68.18%) Software Engineering
3 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.55%) OO
5 1 (4.55%) TDD
5 1 (4.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 11 (50.00%) C++
2 11 (50.00%) Perl
2 11 (50.00%) Python
3 8 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 4 (18.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Sybase
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