Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for GWT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GWT over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 967 1045 883
Rank change year-on-year +78 -162 +32
Permanent jobs citing GWT 240 198 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.10% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.27% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 207 162 366
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +14.75%
10th Percentile £35,750 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,250 £75,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

GWT 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 with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 72598 73664 82620
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.13% 39.00% 38.02%
Number of salaries quoted 60360 63976 70627
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

GWT
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing GWT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for GWT in the UK

GWT
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for GWT in the UK

GWT
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GWT over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for GWT in the UK

GWT
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GWT within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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
England +62 229 £52,500 +5.00% 7
London +66 117 £60,000 +4.35% 4
UK excluding London +14 112 £45,000 - 3
South East +39 43 £45,000 -10.00%
South West +32 29 £40,000 -5.88%
North of England +15 23 £52,500 +10.53% 2
North West +21 22 £52,500 +13.51% 2
Midlands +30 10 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands +25 10 £40,000 -5.88% 1
East of England -2 10 £47,500 -5.00%
Yorkshire +6 1 £40,000 -15.79%

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing GWT 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 GWT.

1 233 (97.08%) Java
2 149 (62.08%) Spring
3 137 (57.08%) Agile Software Development
4 126 (52.50%) SQL
5 105 (43.75%) TDD
6 94 (39.17%) Software Engineering
7 92 (38.33%) OO
8 87 (36.25%) JavaScript
8 87 (36.25%) Web Services
9 84 (35.00%) AngularJS
10 81 (33.75%) JUnit
11 77 (32.08%) Hibernate
12 76 (31.67%) RESTful
13 72 (30.00%) MVC
14 67 (27.92%) Maven
15 63 (26.25%) Java EE
16 57 (23.75%) BDD
17 56 (23.33%) Scrum
18 55 (22.92%) SQL Server
19 54 (22.50%) Google
20 53 (22.08%) Git (software)
21 52 (21.67%) Swing
22 49 (20.42%) J2EE
22 49 (20.42%) Web Development
23 47 (19.58%) Relational Database
24 46 (19.17%) Spring MVC
25 45 (18.75%) Test Automation
26 43 (17.92%) JIRA
26 43 (17.92%) HTML
26 43 (17.92%) CSS

GWT
Co-occurring 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 34 (14.17%) Confluence
2 27 (11.25%) JBoss
3 26 (10.83%) Tomcat
4 23 (9.58%) WebSphere
5 16 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (4.58%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.83%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.83%) CMS
7 2 (0.83%) Joomla!
7 2 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.42%) Apache
8 1 (0.42%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.42%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.42%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 25 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (6.67%) IaaS
3 15 (6.25%) SaaS
4 10 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.83%) GitHub
5 2 (0.83%) PaaS
6 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 37 (15.42%) Internet
2 27 (11.25%) ATM
3 5 (2.08%) VoIP
4 1 (0.42%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (22.92%) SQL Server
2 47 (19.58%) Relational Database
3 26 (10.83%) MySQL
4 25 (10.42%) MongoDB
4 25 (10.42%) NoSQL
5 20 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
6 18 (7.50%) Apache Cassandra
7 15 (6.25%) Infinispan
8 12 (5.00%) JasperReports
9 11 (4.58%) Big Data
10 7 (2.92%) Couchbase
11 5 (2.08%) Hadoop
11 5 (2.08%) HBase
12 4 (1.67%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.67%) Redis
13 3 (1.25%) DB2
13 3 (1.25%) Neo4j
14 2 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.83%) MarkLogic
14 2 (0.83%) SQL Anywhere
Development Applications
1 81 (33.75%) JUnit
2 67 (27.92%) Maven
3 53 (22.08%) Git (software)
4 43 (17.92%) JIRA
5 41 (17.08%) Jenkins
6 28 (11.67%) Selenium
7 23 (9.58%) JMeter
7 23 (9.58%) Mockito
8 20 (8.33%) Subversion
9 19 (7.92%) IntelliJ
10 18 (7.50%) Arquillian
10 18 (7.50%) Cucumber
11 16 (6.67%) Gradle
11 16 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
12 14 (5.83%) FishEye
12 14 (5.83%) Karma Test Runner
13 13 (5.42%) Eclipse
14 8 (3.33%) WebDriver
15 7 (2.92%) RSpec
15 7 (2.92%) TeamCity
General
1 39 (16.25%) Retail
2 35 (14.58%) Finance
3 12 (5.00%) Marketing
4 9 (3.75%) Banking
5 8 (3.33%) Billing
6 5 (2.08%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.67%) French Language
7 4 (1.67%) German Language
8 3 (1.25%) Back Office
8 3 (1.25%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.83%) Games
9 2 (0.83%) Legal
10 1 (0.42%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 183 (76.25%) Developer
2 169 (70.42%) Java Developer
3 76 (31.67%) Java Engineer
3 76 (31.67%) Software Engineer
4 67 (27.92%) Java Software Engineer
5 47 (19.58%) Java Software Developer
6 40 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
6 40 (16.67%) Senior Developer
7 39 (16.25%) Senior Java Developer
8 32 (13.33%) Agile Developer
8 32 (13.33%) Agile Java Developer
8 32 (13.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 22 (9.17%) JavaScript Engineer
10 19 (7.92%) Full Stack Developer
11 16 (6.67%) Software Developer
12 14 (5.83%) Java Programmer
12 14 (5.83%) Programmer
13 13 (5.42%) Angular Developer
14 11 (4.58%) Mid-Level Java Developer
14 11 (4.58%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (62.08%) Spring
2 87 (36.25%) Web Services
3 84 (35.00%) AngularJS
4 77 (32.08%) Hibernate
5 76 (31.67%) RESTful
6 63 (26.25%) Java EE
7 52 (21.67%) Swing
8 49 (20.42%) J2EE
9 46 (19.17%) Spring MVC
10 43 (17.92%) CSS
10 43 (17.92%) HTML
11 41 (17.08%) JPA
12 40 (16.67%) Ajax
13 36 (15.00%) XML
14 35 (14.58%) JSF
15 31 (12.92%) JMS
15 31 (12.92%) REST
16 30 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 30 (12.50%) Vaadin
17 27 (11.25%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.25%) EFT
2 20 (8.33%) User Experience
3 19 (7.92%) Client/Server
4 15 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 13 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
7 11 (4.58%) Fintech
8 6 (2.50%) Xbox
9 5 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (2.08%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.25%) Clustering
10 3 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.25%) NHS
10 3 (1.25%) Reinsurance
11 2 (0.83%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.42%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.42%) Mobile Payment
12 1 (0.42%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 38 (15.83%) Linux
2 15 (6.25%) Windows
3 7 (2.92%) Unix
4 5 (2.08%) CentOS
4 5 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (2.08%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.83%) Android
6 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.42%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (57.08%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (43.75%) TDD
3 94 (39.17%) Software Engineering
4 92 (38.33%) OO
5 72 (30.00%) MVC
6 57 (23.75%) BDD
7 56 (23.33%) Scrum
8 49 (20.42%) Web Development
9 45 (18.75%) Test Automation
10 39 (16.25%) Continuous Integration
11 32 (13.33%) OOD
12 27 (11.25%) Fraud Detection
12 27 (11.25%) Refactoring
13 18 (7.50%) Asset Management
14 16 (6.67%) Low Latency
15 15 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
15 15 (6.25%) Investment Management
16 14 (5.83%) EAI
16 14 (5.83%) Load Testing
16 14 (5.83%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 233 (97.08%) Java
2 126 (52.50%) SQL
3 87 (36.25%) JavaScript
4 30 (12.50%) C#
5 20 (8.33%) C
6 15 (6.25%) Ruby
7 14 (5.83%) T-SQL
8 11 (4.58%) C++
8 11 (4.58%) Python
9 10 (4.17%) PHP
10 7 (2.92%) Scala
11 4 (1.67%) Groovy
12 3 (1.25%) Clojure
12 3 (1.25%) Java 9
12 3 (1.25%) Perl
13 2 (0.83%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.83%) VC++
13 2 (0.83%) XQuery
14 1 (0.42%) Go
14 1 (0.42%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 40 (16.67%) Degree
2 13 (5.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (3.75%) Sun Certification
4 8 (3.33%) DV Cleared
4 8 (3.33%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.50%) PhD
6 2 (0.83%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.42%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.92%) QA
System Software
1 18 (7.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.83%) Ansible
2 1 (0.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 54 (22.50%) Google
2 41 (17.08%) Oracle
3 22 (9.17%) Red Hat
4 17 (7.08%) Atlassian
5 16 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 11 (4.58%) Sun
7 8 (3.33%) Cloudera
7 8 (3.33%) F5
8 6 (2.50%) Capita
9 5 (2.08%) Splunk
10 3 (1.25%) Sybase
11 2 (0.83%) Guidewire
11 2 (0.83%) Tableau
12 1 (0.42%) Atomikos