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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 271 276 298
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +22
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 46 64 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.53% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.98% 1.11% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 42 59 43
Average salary £55,000 £72,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.61% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,150 £53,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,750 £88,400 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £44,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+17.97% -11.00%
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
4676 5746 5504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.97% 47.16% 46.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4015 4912 5008
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,288 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £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 28 November 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 28 November 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 82 (78.10%) Banking
2 73 (69.52%) Finance
3 39 (37.14%) Oracle
4 34 (32.38%) SQL
5 32 (30.48%) Windows
6 29 (27.62%) WebSphere
7 27 (25.71%) Linux
8 22 (20.95%) Middleware
8 22 (20.95%) Oracle Database
9 19 (18.10%) Red Hat
10 18 (17.14%) Investment Banking
11 17 (16.19%) XML
12 16 (15.24%) SQL Server
12 16 (15.24%) BizTalk Server
12 16 (15.24%) Tivoli
12 16 (15.24%) Tivoli Monitoring
13 15 (14.29%) .NET
13 15 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 14 (13.33%) FIX Protocol
15 13 (12.38%) Business Analysis
15 13 (12.38%) WebSphere Process Server
15 13 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (12.38%) Tomcat
15 13 (12.38%) Back Office
16 12 (11.43%) Project Management
16 12 (11.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 12 (11.43%) UNIX
16 12 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
16 12 (11.43%) Root Cause Analysis
16 12 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 29 (27.62%) WebSphere
2 16 (15.24%) BizTalk Server
3 13 (12.38%) Tomcat
3 13 (12.38%) WebSphere Process Server
4 10 (9.52%) IIS
5 6 (5.71%) CICS
6 5 (4.76%) AquaLogic
6 5 (4.76%) AquaLogic Service Bus
6 5 (4.76%) Oracle Service Bus
6 5 (4.76%) MQSeries
7 4 (3.81%) Apache
7 4 (3.81%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (2.86%) CMS
9 2 (1.90%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.90%) MS Office
1 2 (1.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Algo Collateral
1 5 (4.76%) IntelliMatch
2 4 (3.81%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
2 4 (3.81%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.86%) Kondor+
3 3 (2.86%) HiPortfolio
4 1 (0.95%) Loan IQ
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.71%) FTP
2 4 (3.81%) HTTP
2 4 (3.81%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.86%) Intranet
4 2 (1.90%) SWIFTNet
4 2 (1.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.95%) Oracle Database
2 16 (15.24%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.86%) NonStop SQL
4 3 (2.86%) Hyperion Smart View
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.95%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (3.81%) NUnit
2 3 (2.86%) Subversion
2 3 (2.86%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 82 (78.10%) Banking
2 73 (69.52%) Finance
3 18 (17.14%) Investment Banking
4 13 (12.38%) Back Office
5 6 (5.71%) French Language
5 6 (5.71%) Spanish Language
6 4 (3.81%) Front Office
7 3 (2.86%) Retail
7 3 (2.86%) International Banking
8 2 (1.90%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.90%) Legal
9 1 (0.95%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.95%) Wholesale Banking
9 1 (0.95%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 29 (27.62%) Analyst
2 28 (26.67%) Applications Support
3 13 (12.38%) Business Analyst
4 10 (9.52%) Developer
4 10 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 9 (8.57%) Architect
5 9 (8.57%) Technical Leader
6 8 (7.62%) Applications Support Specialist
6 8 (7.62%) Support Specialist
6 8 (7.62%) Applications Specialist
7 7 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
8 6 (5.71%) Payments Business Analyst
9 5 (4.76%) Designer
9 5 (4.76%) .NET Developer
10 4 (3.81%) VB.NET Developer
11 3 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
11 3 (2.86%) Development Manager
11 3 (2.86%) Project Manager
11 3 (2.86%) Solutions Analyst
12 2 (1.90%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (20.95%) Middleware
2 17 (16.19%) XML
3 15 (14.29%) .NET
4 14 (13.33%) FIX Protocol
5 11 (10.48%) WebSphere MQ
6 7 (6.67%) FpML
7 6 (5.71%) J2EE
8 5 (4.76%) JMS
8 5 (4.76%) WinForms
8 5 (4.76%) WPF
9 4 (3.81%) XML Messaging
9 4 (3.81%) XSLT
9 4 (3.81%) SOAP
9 4 (3.81%) Web Services
10 3 (2.86%) ASP.NET
10 3 (2.86%) WCF
10 3 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (1.90%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 2 (1.90%) jQuery
12 1 (0.95%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (9.52%) Fixed Income
4 6 (5.71%) Mainframe
4 6 (5.71%) Tandem
4 6 (5.71%) Derivative
5 5 (4.76%) Clustering
5 5 (4.76%) iPad
6 4 (3.81%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.86%) STB
7 3 (2.86%) Economics
8 2 (1.90%) PKI
8 2 (1.90%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.95%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.95%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.95%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 1 (0.95%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.95%) DTCC
9 1 (0.95%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 32 (30.48%) Windows
2 27 (25.71%) Linux
3 15 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (11.43%) UNIX
5 7 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (12.38%) Business Analysis
2 12 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 12 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 12 (11.43%) Root Cause Analysis
2 12 (11.43%) Project Management
3 11 (10.48%) Technical Analysis
4 10 (9.52%) Mentoring
4 10 (9.52%) Release Management
4 10 (9.52%) Incident Management
5 9 (8.57%) Service Management
5 9 (8.57%) Service Delivery
6 8 (7.62%) Change Management
6 8 (7.62%) IT Governance
6 8 (7.62%) Cash Management
7 7 (6.67%) Coaching
7 7 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (5.71%) Integration Testing
8 6 (5.71%) System Testing
9 5 (4.76%) Investment Management
10 4 (3.81%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (32.38%) SQL
2 11 (10.48%) Java
3 9 (8.57%) COBOL
4 7 (6.67%) C#
5 6 (5.71%) Perl
6 4 (3.81%) PL/SQL
6 4 (3.81%) C
6 4 (3.81%) VB.NET
6 4 (3.81%) ActionScript
6 4 (3.81%) VBA
6 4 (3.81%) XAML
6 4 (3.81%) ActionScript 2.0
7 3 (2.86%) C++
8 1 (0.95%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.95%) AWK
Qualifications
1 7 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (0.95%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.95%) IIBA
2 1 (0.95%) CBAP
2 1 (0.95%) ISEB
2 1 (0.95%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.86%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 16 (15.24%) Tivoli
1 16 (15.24%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 39 (37.14%) Oracle
2 19 (18.10%) Red Hat
3 8 (7.62%) Sybase
4 5 (4.76%) Cognos
4 5 (4.76%) IBM
4 5 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.81%) Sun
5 4 (3.81%) HP
5 4 (3.81%) BT
5 4 (3.81%) Brady
6 3 (2.86%) NCR
6 3 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.86%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.90%) Fundtech
8 1 (0.95%) Reuters
8 1 (0.95%) Misys
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