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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Standard Widget Toolkit (SWT)
UK
Rank 837 927 937
Rank change year-on-year
+90 +10
Permanent jobs citing SWT 4 12 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.012% 0.027%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.012% 0.031% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 15
Median salary £40,500 £45,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +125.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £20,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+125.00% -

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
32675 39016 39910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.40% 38.23% 37.43%
Number of salaries quoted 28056 33584 34174
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Top 5 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 25 February 2017. 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 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
England +92 4 £40,500 -10.00% 2
London +72 2 £36,000 -20.00% 1
East of England - 2 £45,000 -
Essex - 2 £45,000 -
Witham - 2 £45,000 -

SWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Swing
4 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (50.00%) TDD
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) Maven
4 3 (50.00%) Java SE
4 3 (50.00%) Spring
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (50.00%) OSGi
4 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (33.33%) SDLC
5 2 (33.33%) JPA
5 2 (33.33%) MyEclipse
5 2 (33.33%) RESTful
5 2 (33.33%) JSF
5 2 (33.33%) QA
5 2 (33.33%) Spring MVC
5 2 (33.33%) jQuery
5 2 (33.33%) Java EE
5 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Ajax
5 2 (33.33%) J2EE
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 2 (33.33%) Ant
5 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
5 2 (33.33%) CSS

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 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (33.33%) Ant
2 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (33.33%) Log4j
2 2 (33.33%) MyEclipse
3 1 (16.67%) FindBugs
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) JUnit
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Swing
2 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) Java SE
2 3 (50.00%) OSGi
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) AWT
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) J2EE
3 2 (33.33%) Java EE
3 2 (33.33%) JavaBeans
3 2 (33.33%) JDBC
3 2 (33.33%) JPA
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) JSF
3 2 (33.33%) JSP
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) Servlets
3 2 (33.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
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