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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 219 280 272
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -8
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 100 55 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.95% 0.44% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.17% 0.96% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 64 48 58
Average salary £57,500 £67,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.81% +22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £90,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +19.31%
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
4611 5702 5957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.90% 45.76% 49.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3770 4647 5176
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £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 28 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 28 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.

1 134 (84.28%) Banking
2 104 (65.41%) Finance
3 51 (32.08%) SOA
4 39 (24.53%) SQL
5 23 (14.47%) DB2
6 21 (13.21%) Java
6 21 (13.21%) COBOL
6 21 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (13.21%) Investment Banking
7 20 (12.58%) JIRA
8 19 (11.95%) CICS
8 19 (11.95%) Mainframe
8 19 (11.95%) ISEB
9 18 (11.32%) Back Office
9 18 (11.32%) Retail
10 17 (10.69%) Degree
10 17 (10.69%) Software Architecture
10 17 (10.69%) Apple iOS
10 17 (10.69%) J2EE
11 16 (10.06%) Project Management
11 16 (10.06%) Android
11 16 (10.06%) Objective-C
11 16 (10.06%) iOS Development
11 16 (10.06%) Apple Swift
11 16 (10.06%) CocoaPods
12 15 (9.43%) Mobile Banking
12 15 (9.43%) User Experience
12 15 (9.43%) TeamCity
12 15 (9.43%) XML
12 15 (9.43%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 19 (11.95%) CICS
2 6 (3.77%) WebSphere
2 6 (3.77%) MQSeries
3 4 (2.52%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.89%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.26%) WebSphere Process Server
5 2 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.26%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 6 (3.77%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.26%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (0.63%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.63%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.63%) SAP FSCM
2 1 (0.63%) LatentZero
2 1 (0.63%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.63%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.26%) FTP
1 2 (1.26%) VPN
2 1 (0.63%) Internet
2 1 (0.63%) SWIFTNet
2 1 (0.63%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.47%) DB2
2 10 (6.29%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.14%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.52%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.89%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.26%) NonStop SQL
7 1 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (12.58%) JIRA
2 16 (10.06%) CocoaPods
3 15 (9.43%) TeamCity
4 5 (3.14%) Selenium
5 4 (2.52%) JMeter
6 2 (1.26%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.26%) Ant
7 1 (0.63%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.63%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.63%) Hudson
7 1 (0.63%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.63%) Subversion
7 1 (0.63%) Maven
General
1 134 (84.28%) Banking
2 104 (65.41%) Finance
3 21 (13.21%) Investment Banking
4 18 (11.32%) Back Office
4 18 (11.32%) Retail
5 13 (8.18%) Financial Institution
5 13 (8.18%) Advertising
6 10 (6.29%) Legal
6 10 (6.29%) Wholesale Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Front Office
7 1 (0.63%) Law
7 1 (0.63%) Billing
7 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (28.93%) Analyst
2 35 (22.01%) Designer
3 31 (19.50%) Architect
4 25 (15.72%) Developer
5 21 (13.21%) Business Analyst
6 17 (10.69%) Solutions Designer
7 16 (10.06%) iOS Developer
8 15 (9.43%) Support Analyst
9 14 (8.81%) Payments Business Analyst
10 11 (6.92%) Applications Support
11 10 (6.29%) Senior Analyst
12 8 (5.03%) Tester
13 7 (4.40%) Solutions Architect
13 7 (4.40%) Applications Support Analyst
14 6 (3.77%) Lead Architect
14 6 (3.77%) Project Manager
15 5 (3.14%) Development Manager
15 5 (3.14%) Programmer
15 5 (3.14%) Head of Development
15 5 (3.14%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.69%) J2EE
2 15 (9.43%) XML
3 12 (7.55%) FIX Protocol
4 5 (3.14%) FpML
4 5 (3.14%) Apache Flex
5 4 (2.52%) HTML
5 4 (2.52%) Middleware
6 3 (1.89%) JMS
6 3 (1.89%) RESTful
6 3 (1.89%) Spring
7 2 (1.26%) Application Packaging
7 2 (1.26%) Web Services
7 2 (1.26%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.63%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.63%) Cocoa
8 1 (0.63%) JDBC
8 1 (0.63%) JSP
8 1 (0.63%) Servlets
8 1 (0.63%) SOAP
8 1 (0.63%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.95%) Mainframe
2 15 (9.43%) Mobile Banking
2 15 (9.43%) User Experience
3 10 (6.29%) Computer Science
4 8 (5.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (4.40%) AS400
5 7 (4.40%) iSeries
6 5 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.14%) Fedwire
7 4 (2.52%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.26%) Derivative
8 2 (1.26%) EFT
8 2 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.26%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.63%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.63%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.63%) FMCG
9 1 (0.63%) Equities
9 1 (0.63%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.63%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.69%) Apple iOS
2 16 (10.06%) Android
3 15 (9.43%) UNIX
4 12 (7.55%) Windows
5 8 (5.03%) Solaris
6 6 (3.77%) Linux
6 6 (3.77%) AIX
7 3 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (32.08%) SOA
2 21 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (10.69%) Software Architecture
4 16 (10.06%) Project Management
4 16 (10.06%) iOS Development
5 13 (8.18%) SDLC
5 13 (8.18%) Business Analysis
6 11 (6.92%) Waterfall
7 10 (6.29%) CRM
8 9 (5.66%) Line Management
9 6 (3.77%) Cash Management
9 6 (3.77%) Integration Testing
9 6 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (3.77%) Change Management
9 6 (3.77%) Test Planning
10 5 (3.14%) Coaching
10 5 (3.14%) Scrum
11 4 (2.52%) Automated Testing
11 4 (2.52%) Software Testing
11 4 (2.52%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 39 (24.53%) SQL
2 21 (13.21%) Java
2 21 (13.21%) COBOL
3 16 (10.06%) Objective-C
3 16 (10.06%) Apple Swift
4 7 (4.40%) C
5 5 (3.14%) VBA
6 4 (2.52%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.26%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.63%) Perl
8 1 (0.63%) C++
8 1 (0.63%) XQuery
8 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.63%) XPath
8 1 (0.63%) Korn
Qualifications
1 19 (11.95%) ISEB
2 17 (10.69%) Degree
3 6 (3.77%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.26%) CCNA
4 2 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.26%) MCP
5 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.63%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.66%) QA
2 2 (1.26%) ISO 8583
2 2 (1.26%) MiFID
2 2 (1.26%) SLA
2 2 (1.26%) EMIR
3 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (7.55%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.63%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 12 (7.55%) Oracle
2 11 (6.92%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.03%) Bloomberg
4 5 (3.14%) IBM
5 4 (2.52%) Planview
5 4 (2.52%) HP
6 3 (1.89%) Lotus
6 3 (1.89%) Cisco
6 3 (1.89%) Actimize
7 2 (1.26%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.26%) SAP
7 2 (1.26%) Sybase
7 2 (1.26%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.26%) Reuters
8 1 (0.63%) Kofax
8 1 (0.63%) BT
8 1 (0.63%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.63%) Clearswift
8 1 (0.63%) Calypso
8 1 (0.63%) SunGard
City, London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
JM Digital
Posted: 21 days ago