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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Standard Widget Toolkit (SWT)
UK
Rank 843 930 923
Rank change year-on-year
+87 -7
Permanent jobs citing SWT 2 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.017% 0.019%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.006% 0.045% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 13
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £20,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -38.46%

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
33147 38111 39265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.48% 38.05% 37.41%
Number of salaries quoted 28631 32802 33871
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 6 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 19 January 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 +51 2 £50,000 +33.33%
London +42 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £50,000 -
East of England - 1 £50,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Huntingdon - 1 £50,000 -

SWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 5 (83.33%) Swing
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) QA
3 3 (50.00%) Java SE
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Retail
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) FindBugs
5 1 (16.67%) Eclipse RCP
5 1 (16.67%) Big Data
5 1 (16.67%) Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Phone
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (16.67%) JSON
5 1 (16.67%) JIRA
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Use Case
5 1 (16.67%) GlassFish
5 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared

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 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (16.67%) GlassFish
1 1 (16.67%) JBoss
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse RCP
1 1 (16.67%) FindBugs
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) iOS Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Objective-C Developer
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Swing
2 4 (66.67%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) Java SE
4 2 (33.33%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) EJB
5 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) J2EE
5 1 (16.67%) JSON
5 1 (16.67%) OSGi
5 1 (16.67%) RESTful
5 1 (16.67%) Spring
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Analytics
1 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
1 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
1 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
1 1 (16.67%) OO
1 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
1 1 (16.67%) TDD
1 1 (16.67%) UML
1 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Use Case
1 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) C
4 1 (16.67%) Apple Swift
4 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Sun
1 1 (16.67%) Sybase