Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SWT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SWT over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Standard Widget Toolkit (SWT)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1107 1174 1227
Rank change year-on-year +67 +53 +40
Permanent jobs citing SWT 41 15 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.025% 0.008% 0.019%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.061% 0.022% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 36
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00% +3.23%
10th Percentile £23,000 £45,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -

SWT is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 67321 69556 78476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.29% 39.06% 38.17%
Number of salaries quoted 56363 60842 67678
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%

SWT
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SWT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SWT in England

SWT
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for SWT in England

SWT
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SWT in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SWT in England

SWT
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SWT within the England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England +24 17 £50,000 -
South East - 16 - -
North of England +5 4 £35,000 -17.65%
North West 0 4 £35,000 -17.65%
South West - 4 £26,000 -
SWT
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 across the England region with a requirement for SWT.

1 41 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (73.17%) Software Engineering
3 26 (63.41%) Degree
4 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (53.66%) Computer Science
5 22 (53.66%) SQL
5 22 (53.66%) Struts
6 21 (51.22%) Eclipse
6 21 (51.22%) Spring
6 21 (51.22%) OSGi
7 19 (46.34%) Java SE
8 17 (41.46%) Java EE
8 17 (41.46%) MVC
8 17 (41.46%) Spring MVC
8 17 (41.46%) JPA
8 17 (41.46%) Computer Science Degree
9 15 (36.59%) Unit Testing
9 15 (36.59%) Big Data
10 14 (34.15%) JUnit
11 13 (31.71%) XML
11 13 (31.71%) AngularJS
12 12 (29.27%) SDLC
12 12 (29.27%) EJB
12 12 (29.27%) J2EE
13 11 (26.83%) C++
13 11 (26.83%) Unix
13 11 (26.83%) Automotive
13 11 (26.83%) Subversion
14 10 (24.39%) Windows
14 10 (24.39%) Hadoop

SWT
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 5 (12.20%) Apache Spark
2 4 (9.76%) JBoss
2 4 (9.76%) WebLogic
2 4 (9.76%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) Big Data
2 10 (24.39%) Hadoop
3 3 (7.32%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 21 (51.22%) Eclipse
2 14 (34.15%) JUnit
3 11 (26.83%) Subversion
4 8 (19.51%) Eclipse RCP
5 2 (4.88%) git-flow
5 2 (4.88%) Maven
6 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (26.83%) Automotive
2 4 (9.76%) Banking
2 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) French Language
2 4 (9.76%) German Language
3 2 (4.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (80.49%) Developer
1 33 (80.49%) Java Developer
2 27 (65.85%) Senior Developer
2 27 (65.85%) Senior Java Developer
3 14 (34.15%) Agile Developer
3 14 (34.15%) Agile Java Developer
4 12 (29.27%) Senior Agile Developer
4 12 (29.27%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 8 (19.51%) Java Engineer
5 8 (19.51%) Java Software Engineer
5 8 (19.51%) Junior
5 8 (19.51%) Software Engineer
6 7 (17.07%) Junior Java Software Engineer
6 7 (17.07%) Junior Software Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Graduate
7 4 (9.76%) Graduate Java Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Java Analyst Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (53.66%) Struts
2 21 (51.22%) OSGi
2 21 (51.22%) Spring
3 19 (46.34%) Java SE
4 17 (41.46%) Java EE
4 17 (41.46%) JPA
4 17 (41.46%) Spring MVC
5 13 (31.71%) AngularJS
5 13 (31.71%) XML
6 12 (29.27%) EJB
6 12 (29.27%) J2EE
7 9 (21.95%) JavaBeans
7 9 (21.95%) Servlets
7 9 (21.95%) Swing
8 8 (19.51%) HTML
9 4 (9.76%) GWT
9 4 (9.76%) HTML5
9 4 (9.76%) MyBatis
10 3 (7.32%) CSS
10 3 (7.32%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (53.66%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Unix
2 10 (24.39%) Mac OS
2 10 (24.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (73.17%) Software Engineering
2 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (41.46%) MVC
4 15 (36.59%) Unit Testing
5 12 (29.27%) SDLC
6 9 (21.95%) TDD
7 8 (19.51%) OO
8 5 (12.20%) Analytics
8 5 (12.20%) Big Data Analytics
8 5 (12.20%) Data Analytics
8 5 (12.20%) Microservices
8 5 (12.20%) OOD
9 4 (9.76%) Problem Management
10 3 (7.32%) Applied Mathematics
10 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (7.32%) Mathematics
10 3 (7.32%) Physics
11 1 (2.44%) Test Planning
11 1 (2.44%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (53.66%) SQL
3 11 (26.83%) C++
4 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.88%) PHP
6 1 (2.44%) Perl
6 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (63.41%) Degree
2 17 (41.46%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle