The table below looks at the statistics for GWT skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GWT over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
Rank 224 192 196
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +4
Permanent jobs citing GWT 2 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.035% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.10% 0.59% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 3
Average salary - £36,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.68%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -16.66%
GWT
England

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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1994 1872 1883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.67% 36.01% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1769 1673 1658
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

GWT
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

GWT Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

GWT
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

GWT Salary Trend in the West Midlands

GWT
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GWT within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014. 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
Birmingham - 2 - -
GWT
England

GWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing GWT 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 GWT.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) J2EE
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) JSP
3 4 (66.67%) Hibernate
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) MySQL
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle
4 3 (50.00%) Google
4 3 (50.00%) JPA
4 3 (50.00%) JSON
5 2 (33.33%) Hudson
5 2 (33.33%) Spring
5 2 (33.33%) jQuery
5 2 (33.33%) GlassFish
5 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
5 2 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (33.33%) Ajax
5 2 (33.33%) Servlets
5 2 (33.33%) XSLT
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) Swing
5 2 (33.33%) EJB
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) TDD

GWT
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing GWT 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 GWT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) GlassFish
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Google App Engine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Hudson
2 1 (16.67%) Ant
2 1 (16.67%) JUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Mid-Level Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (16.67%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) J2EE
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) JSP
2 4 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) JSON
3 3 (50.00%) JPA
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) Ajax
4 2 (33.33%) Spring
4 2 (33.33%) Servlets
4 2 (33.33%) EJB
4 2 (33.33%) XSLT
4 2 (33.33%) Swing
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) XMLBeans
5 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) Google