The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for SWT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SWT over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Standard Widget Toolkit (SWT)
England / North West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 275 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing SWT 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.044% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.100% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11%  

SWT is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 3008 2232 2608
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 44.02% 39.67% 40.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2534 1923 2204
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

SWT
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing SWT as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for SWT in the North West

SWT
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for SWT in the North West

SWT
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SWT within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Manchester - 3 - -
SWT
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 North West region with a requirement for SWT.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Automotive
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse RCP
2 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) OSGi
2 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 3 (75.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS

SWT
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse RCP
2 3 (75.00%) JUnit
2 3 (75.00%) Maven
General
1 4 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Java Software Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) OSGi
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (75.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript