Period
to 18 January 2018

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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 302 321 302
Rank change year-on-year +19 -19 +13
Permanent jobs citing GWT 11 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.009% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 0.027% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 16
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -46.88% +100.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £42,500 £43,750 £85,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% - +4.17%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,675 3,695 3,560
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 37.42% 35.07% 34.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3,063 3,215 3,164
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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
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 18 January 2018. 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
Warwickshire 0 4 - -
Birmingham - 2 £40,000 - 1
GWT
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) Asset Management
3 7 (63.64%) Google
3 7 (63.64%) Web Development
3 7 (63.64%) CSS
3 7 (63.64%) Web Services
3 7 (63.64%) RESTful
3 7 (63.64%) Google Maps API
3 7 (63.64%) OpenLayers
3 7 (63.64%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) PHP
4 4 (36.36%) C++
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) Ruby
5 2 (18.18%) Apache Flex
5 2 (18.18%) WATIR
5 2 (18.18%) Selenium
5 2 (18.18%) JIRA
5 2 (18.18%) JUnit
5 2 (18.18%) JMeter
5 2 (18.18%) OO
5 2 (18.18%) Atlassian
5 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Capybara
1 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Jasmine
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
1 2 (18.18%) JMeter
1 2 (18.18%) JUnit
1 2 (18.18%) Karma Test Runner
1 2 (18.18%) Protractor
1 2 (18.18%) RSpec
1 2 (18.18%) Selenium
1 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
1 2 (18.18%) WATIR
1 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
1 7 (63.64%) Java Developer
1 7 (63.64%) Java Web Developer
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript Developer
1 7 (63.64%) Senior Developer
1 7 (63.64%) Senior Java Developer
1 7 (63.64%) Senior Java Web Developer
1 7 (63.64%) Senior JavaScript Developer
1 7 (63.64%) Senior SQL Developer
1 7 (63.64%) Senior SQL Server Developer
1 7 (63.64%) Senior Web Developer
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Developer
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Developer
1 7 (63.64%) Web Developer
2 4 (36.36%) C++ Developer
2 4 (36.36%) C++/Java Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior C++ Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Automation Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) CSS
2 7 (63.64%) Google Maps API
2 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) OpenLayers
2 7 (63.64%) RESTful
2 7 (63.64%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) Apache Flex
3 2 (18.18%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (81.82%) Asset Management
3 7 (63.64%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Testing
4 2 (18.18%) ATDD
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) Context-Driven Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Exploratory Testing
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) Open Source
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) C++
3 4 (36.36%) PHP
4 2 (18.18%) Ruby
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Google
2 2 (18.18%) Atlassian