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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 259 273 268
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 55 50 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.53% 0.45% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.29% 0.95% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 50 21 42
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £49,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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
4274 5274 5063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.09% 47.15% 45.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3548 4349 4480
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 78 (72.90%) Finance
2 76 (71.03%) Banking
3 23 (21.50%) Project Management
3 23 (21.50%) SQL
4 20 (18.69%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (17.76%) FIX Protocol
6 18 (16.82%) COBOL
7 17 (15.89%) Back Office
8 16 (14.95%) UNIX
9 15 (14.02%) CICS
9 15 (14.02%) Investment Banking
10 14 (13.08%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (13.08%) Mainframe
10 14 (13.08%) XML
10 14 (13.08%) SOA
11 12 (11.21%) DB2
11 12 (11.21%) Oracle
11 12 (11.21%) Business Analysis
11 12 (11.21%) Cash Management
11 12 (11.21%) WebSphere
12 11 (10.28%) Integration Testing
12 11 (10.28%) Change Management
13 10 (9.35%) FpML
13 10 (9.35%) Solaris
13 10 (9.35%) Degree
13 10 (9.35%) Waterfall
14 9 (8.41%) QA
14 9 (8.41%) SQL Server
14 9 (8.41%) Java
14 9 (8.41%) WebSphere MQ

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 15 (14.02%) CICS
2 12 (11.21%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.74%) MQSeries
4 2 (1.87%) WebSphere Process Server
4 2 (1.87%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.87%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.87%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.93%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (3.74%) MS Office
2 3 (2.80%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.93%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Loan IQ
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.61%) FTP
2 2 (1.87%) VPN
2 2 (1.87%) SWIFTNet
3 1 (0.93%) Internet
3 1 (0.93%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.21%) DB2
2 9 (8.41%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.80%) NonStop SQL
4 2 (1.87%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (2.80%) JMeter
1 3 (2.80%) JIRA
1 3 (2.80%) Selenium
2 1 (0.93%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 78 (72.90%) Finance
2 76 (71.03%) Banking
3 17 (15.89%) Back Office
4 15 (14.02%) Investment Banking
5 7 (6.54%) Front Office
6 3 (2.80%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.93%) Legal
7 1 (0.93%) Wholesale Banking
7 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (33.64%) Analyst
2 22 (20.56%) Architect
3 15 (14.02%) Designer
4 12 (11.21%) Business Analyst
5 11 (10.28%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (9.35%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (7.48%) Programmer
7 8 (7.48%) Senior Programmer
8 7 (6.54%) Support Analyst
9 6 (5.61%) Applications Support
10 4 (3.74%) Development Manager
10 4 (3.74%) Project Manager
10 4 (3.74%) Test Analyst
10 4 (3.74%) Head of Development
10 4 (3.74%) Head of Software Development
10 4 (3.74%) Software Manager
11 3 (2.80%) Junior Analyst
11 3 (2.80%) Junior
11 3 (2.80%) QA Manager
11 3 (2.80%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (17.76%) FIX Protocol
2 14 (13.08%) XML
3 10 (9.35%) FpML
4 9 (8.41%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (5.61%) XML Messaging
6 4 (3.74%) J2EE
7 3 (2.80%) HTML
7 3 (2.80%) Apache Flex
8 2 (1.87%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 2 (1.87%) RESTful
8 2 (1.87%) Middleware
8 2 (1.87%) Web Services
8 2 (1.87%) JMS
8 2 (1.87%) Spring
8 2 (1.87%) Application Packaging
9 1 (0.93%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.08%) Mainframe
1 14 (13.08%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.61%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.61%) Fixed Income
2 6 (5.61%) Tandem
2 6 (5.61%) Economics
3 5 (4.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (2.80%) Equities
4 3 (2.80%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.87%) PKI
5 2 (1.87%) Open Source
5 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.93%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.93%) Derivative
6 1 (0.93%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.95%) UNIX
2 10 (9.35%) Solaris
3 5 (4.67%) Windows
4 4 (3.74%) Linux
5 2 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.93%) Android
6 1 (0.93%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (21.50%) Project Management
2 20 (18.69%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (13.08%) SOA
4 12 (11.21%) Business Analysis
4 12 (11.21%) Cash Management
5 11 (10.28%) Integration Testing
5 11 (10.28%) Change Management
6 10 (9.35%) Waterfall
7 8 (7.48%) Product Management
8 7 (6.54%) System Testing
9 6 (5.61%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (5.61%) Unit Testing
9 6 (5.61%) Scrum
10 4 (3.74%) Risk Management
10 4 (3.74%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (3.74%) CRM
10 4 (3.74%) Incident Management
10 4 (3.74%) Test Scripting
10 4 (3.74%) Test Planning
10 4 (3.74%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (21.50%) SQL
2 18 (16.82%) COBOL
3 9 (8.41%) Java
4 6 (5.61%) C++
5 3 (2.80%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.87%) Perl
6 2 (1.87%) VBA
6 2 (1.87%) C
7 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.93%) AWK
Qualifications
1 10 (9.35%) Degree
2 7 (6.54%) ISEB
2 7 (6.54%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.93%) CISSP
3 1 (0.93%) MBA
3 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.93%) IIBA
3 1 (0.93%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.41%) QA
2 2 (1.87%) Basel III
2 2 (1.87%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.93%) MiFID
3 1 (0.93%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 3 (2.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (11.21%) Oracle
2 7 (6.54%) Sybase
2 7 (6.54%) BT
3 6 (5.61%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.61%) HP
4 3 (2.80%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.87%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.87%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.87%) IBM
6 1 (0.93%) Sourcefire
6 1 (0.93%) Norkom
6 1 (0.93%) Clearswift
6 1 (0.93%) Misys
6 1 (0.93%) SunGard
6 1 (0.93%) Cisco
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Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 25 days ago