Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 318 - 320
Rank change year-on-year - +320 -18
Permanent jobs citing GWT 11 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.11% - 0.045%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 5
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 - £45,000
10th Percentile £36,500 - £34,800
90th Percentile £54,750 - £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -3.85% -0.95% +16.67%

GWT 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 West Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 3935 4237 4288
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 38.86% 34.23% 38.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3459 3605 3863
West Midlands median annual salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.33% - -
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £59,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

GWT
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing GWT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for GWT 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 in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for GWT in the West Midlands

GWT
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GWT in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for GWT in the West Midlands

GWT
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GWT within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Birmingham - 7 £40,000 -
Warwickshire - 3 £40,000 -
Coventry - 1 £42,500 -
GWT
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for GWT.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Swing
2 7 (63.64%) Unit Testing
3 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
3 6 (54.55%) XML
3 6 (54.55%) OO
3 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 6 (54.55%) J2EE
4 5 (45.45%) JUnit
4 5 (45.45%) TDD
4 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
5 4 (36.36%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (36.36%) Capybara
5 4 (36.36%) Protractor
5 4 (36.36%) Exploratory Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Context-Driven Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
5 4 (36.36%) BDD
5 4 (36.36%) SpecFlow
5 4 (36.36%) Gherkin
5 4 (36.36%) ATDD
5 4 (36.36%) Jasmine
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Apache Flex
5 4 (36.36%) WATIR
5 4 (36.36%) Selenium
5 4 (36.36%) JIRA
5 4 (36.36%) Git (software)

GWT
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MarkLogic
1 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
1 5 (45.45%) JUnit
2 4 (36.36%) Capybara
2 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
2 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 4 (36.36%) Jasmine
2 4 (36.36%) JIRA
2 4 (36.36%) JMeter
2 4 (36.36%) Karma Test Runner
2 4 (36.36%) Protractor
2 4 (36.36%) RSpec
2 4 (36.36%) Selenium
2 4 (36.36%) SpecFlow
2 4 (36.36%) WATIR
2 4 (36.36%) WebDriver
3 1 (9.09%) Ant
3 1 (9.09%) Hudson
3 1 (9.09%) jMock
3 1 (9.09%) Maven
3 1 (9.09%) Mockito
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
1 7 (63.64%) Java Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Test Automation Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Test Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) Swing
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) J2EE
2 6 (54.55%) XML
3 4 (36.36%) Apache Flex
3 4 (36.36%) Gherkin
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 1 (9.09%) Ajax
5 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
5 1 (9.09%) iBATIS
5 1 (9.09%) JDO
5 1 (9.09%) JPA
5 1 (9.09%) Node.js
5 1 (9.09%) Spring
5 1 (9.09%) Spring MVC
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Unit Testing
3 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
3 6 (54.55%) OO
4 5 (45.45%) TDD
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Testing
5 4 (36.36%) ATDD
5 4 (36.36%) BDD
5 4 (36.36%) Context-Driven Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Exploratory Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
6 2 (18.18%) Open Source
7 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
7 1 (9.09%) MVC
7 1 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) Ruby
3 2 (18.18%) XQuery
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Atlassian
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Sybase