Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Standard Widget Toolkit (SWT)
England > North West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 370 354 377
Rank change year-on-year -16 +23 -
Permanent jobs citing SWT 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.030% 0.008% 0.008%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.069% 0.019% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
North West median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% - -
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +25.00% +3.23%

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 the North West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 5836 5208 5146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 44.37% 41.79% 39.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4852 4539 4425
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

SWT
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing SWT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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 6 months to 18 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
Manchester -11 4 £35,000 -17.65%
SWT
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 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%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) Automotive
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) OSGi
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) Java SE
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Augmented Reality
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) SAX
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) DOM
2 3 (75.00%) XSLT
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Swing
2 3 (75.00%) AWT
2 3 (75.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (25.00%) Maven
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Eclipse RCP

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 4 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Java Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Junior
1 3 (75.00%) Junior Java Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Junior Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) OSGi
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) AWT
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) DOM
2 3 (75.00%) Java SE
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) SAX
2 3 (75.00%) Swing
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree