The first 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 269 257 233
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -24
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 60 61 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.51% 0.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.29% 1.22% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 52 59 93
Average salary £67,500 £55,000 £55,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £90,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -15.78%
Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4657 4996 5148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.57% 41.73% 39.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3827 4356 4716
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
SWIFT
London

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 25 July 2014.

SWIFT Salary Histogram in the City of London

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 94 (82.46%) Finance
2 61 (53.51%) Banking
3 46 (40.35%) SQL
4 42 (36.84%) Back Office
5 40 (35.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 37 (32.46%) Business Analysis
7 33 (28.95%) Oracle
7 33 (28.95%) Windows
8 32 (28.07%) Linux
9 31 (27.19%) Fixed Income
9 31 (27.19%) Derivative
10 29 (25.44%) Equities
11 28 (24.56%) Java
12 27 (23.68%) WebSphere
13 26 (22.81%) Project Management
14 24 (21.05%) Middleware
14 24 (21.05%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 24 (21.05%) Equity Derivative
14 24 (21.05%) Oracle Database
15 23 (20.18%) Hedge funds
15 23 (20.18%) General Ledger
15 23 (20.18%) Credit Derivative
16 21 (18.42%) Tivoli
16 21 (18.42%) Tivoli Monitoring
17 20 (17.54%) Red Hat
17 20 (17.54%) BizTalk Server
17 20 (17.54%) Time Management
18 19 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
19 18 (15.79%) Monte Carlo Method
19 18 (15.79%) Black-Scholes

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 27 (23.68%) WebSphere
2 20 (17.54%) BizTalk Server
3 18 (15.79%) WebSphere Process Server
4 10 (8.77%) Tomcat
5 6 (5.26%) MQSeries
6 5 (4.39%) IIS
6 5 (4.39%) AquaLogic
6 5 (4.39%) AquaLogic Service Bus
6 5 (4.39%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (1.75%) Apache
7 2 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.75%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.75%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.75%) MS Project
1 2 (1.75%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.63%) IntelliMatch
2 2 (1.75%) HiPortfolio
2 2 (1.75%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
2 2 (1.75%) Kondor+
3 1 (0.88%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.88%) Global One
3 1 (0.88%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.14%) Firewall
2 2 (1.75%) SWIFTNet
2 2 (1.75%) HTTP
2 2 (1.75%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (21.05%) Oracle Database
2 14 (12.28%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.63%) MySQL
4 2 (1.75%) Hyperion Smart View
4 2 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (2.63%) JIRA
2 2 (1.75%) Redmine
2 2 (1.75%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.75%) Subversion
2 2 (1.75%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.75%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.88%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.88%) Log4j
3 1 (0.88%) NUnit
3 1 (0.88%) Maven
3 1 (0.88%) JUnit
General
1 94 (82.46%) Finance
2 61 (53.51%) Banking
3 42 (36.84%) Back Office
4 23 (20.18%) General Ledger
5 18 (15.79%) Front Office
6 12 (10.53%) Retail Banking
6 12 (10.53%) Retail
7 8 (7.02%) Marketing
8 5 (4.39%) French Language
8 5 (4.39%) Spanish Language
9 3 (2.63%) Financial Institution
10 2 (1.75%) Advertising
10 2 (1.75%) Investment Banking
10 2 (1.75%) International Banking
11 1 (0.88%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 44 (38.60%) Analyst
2 24 (21.05%) Business Analyst
2 24 (21.05%) Applications Support
3 23 (20.18%) Project Manager
4 16 (14.04%) Support Analyst
5 12 (10.53%) Developer
6 8 (7.02%) Applications Specialist
6 8 (7.02%) Support Specialist
6 8 (7.02%) Applications Support Specialist
7 7 (6.14%) Operations Analyst
7 7 (6.14%) Applications Support Analyst
8 6 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
8 6 (5.26%) Consultant
8 6 (5.26%) Solutions Consultant
9 5 (4.39%) Technical Leader
9 5 (4.39%) Java Developer
10 4 (3.51%) Product Manager
10 4 (3.51%) VBA Developer
11 3 (2.63%) Financial Business Analyst
11 3 (2.63%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (21.05%) Middleware
2 17 (14.91%) XML
3 16 (14.04%) WebSphere MQ
4 10 (8.77%) J2EE
5 7 (6.14%) HTML
6 6 (5.26%) .NET
6 6 (5.26%) FpML
6 6 (5.26%) JMS
7 4 (3.51%) Web Services
8 3 (2.63%) SOAP
8 3 (2.63%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.63%) FIX Protocol
9 2 (1.75%) XSLT
9 2 (1.75%) LINQ
9 2 (1.75%) CSS
10 1 (0.88%) JDBC
10 1 (0.88%) JSP
10 1 (0.88%) Servlets
10 1 (0.88%) JMX
10 1 (0.88%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 40 (35.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 31 (27.19%) Fixed Income
2 31 (27.19%) Derivative
3 29 (25.44%) Equities
4 24 (21.05%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 24 (21.05%) Equity Derivative
5 23 (20.18%) Credit Derivative
5 23 (20.18%) Hedge funds
6 13 (11.40%) Credit Risk
7 8 (7.02%) Computer Science
8 5 (4.39%) iPad
8 5 (4.39%) Clustering
9 3 (2.63%) Reference Data
9 3 (2.63%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.63%) Statistics
10 2 (1.75%) STB
11 1 (0.88%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.88%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.88%) PMI
11 1 (0.88%) DTCC
Operating Systems
1 33 (28.95%) Windows
2 32 (28.07%) Linux
3 16 (14.04%) UNIX
4 13 (11.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (6.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (32.46%) Business Analysis
2 26 (22.81%) Project Management
3 20 (17.54%) Time Management
4 19 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 18 (15.79%) Monte Carlo Method
5 18 (15.79%) Black-Scholes
5 18 (15.79%) Data Management
6 13 (11.40%) Root Cause Analysis
7 12 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (10.53%) Programme Management
8 10 (8.77%) Service Delivery
8 10 (8.77%) Technical Analysis
8 10 (8.77%) Product Management
9 9 (7.89%) Service Management
10 8 (7.02%) IT Governance
11 7 (6.14%) Resource Management
12 6 (5.26%) Incident Management
12 6 (5.26%) CRM
12 6 (5.26%) Waterfall
13 4 (3.51%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (40.35%) SQL
2 28 (24.56%) Java
3 6 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.39%) C
4 5 (4.39%) VBA
5 4 (3.51%) C#
6 3 (2.63%) Perl
6 3 (2.63%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.75%) ActionScript
7 2 (1.75%) ActionScript 2.0
7 2 (1.75%) PHP
8 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.88%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (12.28%) Degree
2 3 (2.63%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.75%) CAPM
3 2 (1.75%) PMP
4 1 (0.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.02%) QA
2 2 (1.75%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 21 (18.42%) Tivoli
1 21 (18.42%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 33 (28.95%) Oracle
2 20 (17.54%) Red Hat
3 11 (9.65%) Calypso
4 10 (8.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.51%) Sybase
5 4 (3.51%) JBoss
5 4 (3.51%) IBM
6 3 (2.63%) TIBCO
6 3 (2.63%) Reuters
6 3 (2.63%) Bloomberg
7 2 (1.75%) Brady
7 2 (1.75%) Sun
7 2 (1.75%) NCR
8 1 (0.88%) Murex
8 1 (0.88%) Sencha
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £300.00 - £320.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago