The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SWIFT in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SWIFT over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 207 295 286
Rank change year-on-year
+88 -9
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 95 61 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.93% 0.47% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.15% 1.03% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 68 56 47
Average salary £57,500 £67,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.81% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £91,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £49,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
-8.16% +13.29%
SWIFT
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4410 5901 6051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.11% 45.82% 49.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3631 4870 5183
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SWIFT
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SWIFT across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

SWIFT Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SWIFT
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SWIFT across the City of London region.

SWIFT Salary Trend in the City of London

SWIFT
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SWIFT across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

SWIFT Salary Histogram in the City of London

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing SWIFT also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SWIFT.

1 124 (80.52%) Banking
2 99 (64.29%) Finance
3 44 (28.57%) SOA
4 40 (25.97%) SQL
5 25 (16.23%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (15.58%) COBOL
6 24 (15.58%) DB2
7 22 (14.29%) CICS
7 22 (14.29%) Mainframe
8 21 (13.64%) ISEB
9 20 (12.99%) Java
9 20 (12.99%) Project Management
10 18 (11.69%) Back Office
10 18 (11.69%) Investment Banking
11 16 (10.39%) XML
12 15 (9.74%) Degree
12 15 (9.74%) Retail
13 14 (9.09%) Business Analysis
13 14 (9.09%) FIX Protocol
13 14 (9.09%) J2EE
13 14 (9.09%) Oracle
14 13 (8.44%) SDLC
15 12 (7.79%) JIRA
15 12 (7.79%) HP Quality Center
15 12 (7.79%) Waterfall
15 12 (7.79%) UNIX
16 11 (7.14%) Financial Institution
17 10 (6.49%) QA
17 10 (6.49%) Microsoft
17 10 (6.49%) SQL Server

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing SWIFT also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SWIFT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (14.29%) CICS
2 7 (4.55%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.60%) MQSeries
4 3 (1.95%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.30%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (0.65%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (2.60%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.95%) MS Office
3 1 (0.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.30%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (0.65%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.65%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.65%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.65%) LatentZero
2 1 (0.65%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.65%) SAP FSCM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.30%) FTP
1 2 (1.30%) VPN
2 1 (0.65%) Internet
2 1 (0.65%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (15.58%) DB2
2 10 (6.49%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.95%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.95%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.30%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (7.79%) JIRA
2 8 (5.19%) CocoaPods
3 7 (4.55%) TeamCity
4 5 (3.25%) Selenium
5 4 (2.60%) JMeter
6 2 (1.30%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.65%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.65%) Hudson
7 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.65%) Subversion
7 1 (0.65%) Maven
7 1 (0.65%) Ant
7 1 (0.65%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.65%) FitNesse
General
1 124 (80.52%) Banking
2 99 (64.29%) Finance
3 18 (11.69%) Investment Banking
3 18 (11.69%) Back Office
4 15 (9.74%) Retail
5 11 (7.14%) Financial Institution
6 8 (5.19%) Legal
6 8 (5.19%) Wholesale Banking
7 7 (4.55%) Advertising
8 1 (0.65%) Billing
8 1 (0.65%) Front Office
8 1 (0.65%) Law
8 1 (0.65%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (31.17%) Analyst
2 36 (23.38%) Designer
3 33 (21.43%) Architect
4 21 (13.64%) Business Analyst
5 16 (10.39%) Developer
5 16 (10.39%) Solutions Designer
6 13 (8.44%) Support Analyst
6 13 (8.44%) Senior Analyst
7 11 (7.14%) Payments Business Analyst
8 9 (5.84%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (5.19%) Tester
9 8 (5.19%) Programmer
9 8 (5.19%) iOS Developer
9 8 (5.19%) Senior Programmer
10 7 (4.55%) Applications Support
10 7 (4.55%) Project Manager
11 5 (3.25%) Development Manager
11 5 (3.25%) Test Analyst
11 5 (3.25%) Applications Support Analyst
11 5 (3.25%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.39%) XML
2 14 (9.09%) J2EE
2 14 (9.09%) FIX Protocol
3 7 (4.55%) FpML
4 5 (3.25%) Apache Flex
5 4 (2.60%) Middleware
5 4 (2.60%) HTML
6 3 (1.95%) Spring
6 3 (1.95%) JMS
6 3 (1.95%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (1.95%) RESTful
7 2 (1.30%) XML Messaging
7 2 (1.30%) Application Packaging
7 2 (1.30%) Web Services
8 1 (0.65%) Swing
8 1 (0.65%) EDI
8 1 (0.65%) JDBC
8 1 (0.65%) JSP
8 1 (0.65%) Servlets
8 1 (0.65%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.29%) Mainframe
2 8 (5.19%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.55%) iSeries
3 7 (4.55%) Mobile Banking
3 7 (4.55%) User Experience
3 7 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (4.55%) AS400
4 5 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.60%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.30%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.30%) Derivative
7 1 (0.65%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.65%) FMCG
7 1 (0.65%) EFT
7 1 (0.65%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.65%) Equities
7 1 (0.65%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.79%) UNIX
2 9 (5.84%) Apple iOS
3 8 (5.19%) Windows
3 8 (5.19%) Android
4 4 (2.60%) Linux
5 3 (1.95%) Solaris
6 2 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.65%) AIX
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (28.57%) SOA
2 25 (16.23%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (12.99%) Project Management
4 14 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 13 (8.44%) SDLC
6 12 (7.79%) Waterfall
7 9 (5.84%) Cash Management
7 9 (5.84%) Software Architecture
7 9 (5.84%) Line Management
7 9 (5.84%) CRM
8 8 (5.19%) iOS Development
9 7 (4.55%) Integration Testing
9 7 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (3.90%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (3.90%) Scrum
10 6 (3.90%) Change Management
10 6 (3.90%) Test Planning
11 5 (3.25%) Coaching
12 4 (2.60%) People Management
12 4 (2.60%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 40 (25.97%) SQL
2 24 (15.58%) COBOL
3 20 (12.99%) Java
4 8 (5.19%) Objective-C
4 8 (5.19%) Apple Swift
5 7 (4.55%) C
6 5 (3.25%) VBA
7 4 (2.60%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.30%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.65%) XPath
9 1 (0.65%) C++
Qualifications
1 21 (13.64%) ISEB
2 15 (9.74%) Degree
3 8 (5.19%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.30%) MCP
4 2 (1.30%) CCNA
5 1 (0.65%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.49%) QA
2 2 (1.30%) Basel III
2 2 (1.30%) EMIR
2 2 (1.30%) SLA
2 2 (1.30%) ISO 8583
2 2 (1.30%) MiFID
3 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (7.79%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.65%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 14 (9.09%) Oracle
2 10 (6.49%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.19%) Bloomberg
4 5 (3.25%) IBM
4 5 (3.25%) HP
5 4 (2.60%) Planview
6 3 (1.95%) Cisco
7 2 (1.30%) Sybase
7 2 (1.30%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.30%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.30%) Reuters
7 2 (1.30%) BT
8 1 (0.65%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.65%) VMware
8 1 (0.65%) Sourcefire
8 1 (0.65%) Norkom
8 1 (0.65%) Lotus
8 1 (0.65%) SAP
8 1 (0.65%) Misys
8 1 (0.65%) Calypso
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: Competitive salary + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £36,000 to £40,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £55000 - £63000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £75000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
JM Digital
Posted: 21 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 28 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 28 days ago