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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 276 285 237
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -48
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 59 43 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.46% 0.36% 0.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.17% 0.90% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 29 37 104
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 £45,000 £44,000 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.00%
Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
5024 4782 5487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 39.40% 40.08% 39.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4170 4136 4984
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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 80 (78.43%) Finance
2 46 (45.10%) Banking
3 36 (35.29%) Back Office
4 33 (32.35%) Business Analysis
5 32 (31.37%) SQL
6 29 (28.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 29 (28.43%) Derivative
7 28 (27.45%) Equities
8 27 (26.47%) Fixed Income
9 24 (23.53%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 24 (23.53%) General Ledger
9 24 (23.53%) Hedge funds
10 23 (22.55%) Equity Derivative
10 23 (22.55%) Credit Derivative
10 23 (22.55%) Windows
11 22 (21.57%) User Acceptance Testing
12 21 (20.59%) Time Management
13 20 (19.61%) Java
14 19 (18.63%) Microsoft
14 19 (18.63%) Front Office
14 19 (18.63%) Monte Carlo Method
14 19 (18.63%) Black-Scholes
14 19 (18.63%) Data Management
15 18 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
16 16 (15.69%) Oracle
16 16 (15.69%) UNIX
17 15 (14.71%) Project Management
18 14 (13.73%) Middleware
19 13 (12.75%) Linux
19 13 (12.75%) WebSphere

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 18 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
2 13 (12.75%) WebSphere
3 6 (5.88%) WebSphere Process Server
4 5 (4.90%) MQSeries
5 4 (3.92%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.96%) SAS
7 1 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.98%) IIS
7 1 (0.98%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.98%) Apache
7 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.98%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (2.94%) MS Office
2 2 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (1.96%) SPSS
2 2 (1.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (8.82%) Temenos T24
2 7 (6.86%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (3.92%) Summit
4 3 (2.94%) FLEXCUBE
5 2 (1.96%) IntelliMatch
6 1 (0.98%) Global One
6 1 (0.98%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (0.98%) LAN
2 1 (0.98%) HTTP
2 1 (0.98%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.86%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.98%) MySQL
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Maven
1 1 (0.98%) Log4j
1 1 (0.98%) JUnit
1 1 (0.98%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (0.98%) RequisitePro
1 1 (0.98%) JIRA
General
1 80 (78.43%) Finance
2 46 (45.10%) Banking
3 36 (35.29%) Back Office
4 24 (23.53%) General Ledger
5 19 (18.63%) Front Office
6 6 (5.88%) Retail
7 5 (4.90%) Retail Banking
8 3 (2.94%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.96%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.98%) Advertising
10 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.98%) French Language
10 1 (0.98%) German Language
10 1 (0.98%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (43.14%) Analyst
2 30 (29.41%) Business Analyst
3 13 (12.75%) Architect
4 10 (9.80%) Project Manager
5 9 (8.82%) Applications Support
5 9 (8.82%) Support Analyst
6 8 (7.84%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (6.86%) Messaging Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
8 6 (5.88%) Consultant
8 6 (5.88%) Operations Analyst
9 5 (4.90%) Java Developer
9 5 (4.90%) Developer
10 4 (3.92%) Banking Business Analyst
10 4 (3.92%) Technical Implementation Consultant
10 4 (3.92%) Payments Business Analyst
10 4 (3.92%) Applications Specialist
10 4 (3.92%) Support Specialist
10 4 (3.92%) Implementation Consultant
10 4 (3.92%) Applications Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.73%) Middleware
2 6 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (5.88%) .NET
2 6 (5.88%) J2EE
3 4 (3.92%) XML
4 2 (1.96%) FpML
4 2 (1.96%) SOAP
5 1 (0.98%) Spring
5 1 (0.98%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.98%) XSLT
5 1 (0.98%) JDBC
5 1 (0.98%) JSP
5 1 (0.98%) Servlets
5 1 (0.98%) JMS
5 1 (0.98%) JAXB
5 1 (0.98%) Rendezvous
5 1 (0.98%) JMX
5 1 (0.98%) HornetQ
5 1 (0.98%) GWT
5 1 (0.98%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 29 (28.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 29 (28.43%) Derivative
2 28 (27.45%) Equities
3 27 (26.47%) Fixed Income
4 24 (23.53%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 24 (23.53%) Hedge funds
5 23 (22.55%) Equity Derivative
5 23 (22.55%) Credit Derivative
6 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.94%) Credit Risk
6 3 (2.94%) Reference Data
6 3 (2.94%) Statistics
7 2 (1.96%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.98%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 23 (22.55%) Windows
2 16 (15.69%) UNIX
3 13 (12.75%) Linux
4 6 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (5.88%) Solaris
5 3 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (32.35%) Business Analysis
2 22 (21.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 21 (20.59%) Time Management
4 19 (18.63%) Monte Carlo Method
4 19 (18.63%) Black-Scholes
4 19 (18.63%) Data Management
5 15 (14.71%) Project Management
6 13 (12.75%) Cash Management
7 11 (10.78%) Service Delivery
8 9 (8.82%) ITIL
9 8 (7.84%) Resource Management
9 8 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (6.86%) SOA
11 6 (5.88%) Waterfall
12 4 (3.92%) Load Balancing
12 4 (3.92%) Use Case
12 4 (3.92%) Scrum
12 4 (3.92%) TDD
13 3 (2.94%) Service Management
13 3 (2.94%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (31.37%) SQL
2 20 (19.61%) Java
3 4 (3.92%) VBA
4 3 (2.94%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.96%) Perl
5 2 (1.96%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.98%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.98%) ActionScript
6 1 (0.98%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 3 (2.94%) Degree
2 2 (1.96%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.96%) ISEB
3 1 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.92%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.96%) QA
3 1 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.98%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.98%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (5.88%) Tivoli
1 6 (5.88%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 19 (18.63%) Microsoft
2 16 (15.69%) Oracle
3 12 (11.76%) Calypso
4 7 (6.86%) IBM
4 7 (6.86%) Pega
5 6 (5.88%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.92%) JBoss
7 3 (2.94%) Sybase
7 3 (2.94%) Misys
7 3 (2.94%) Bloomberg
7 3 (2.94%) Fundtech
8 2 (1.96%) Huawei
8 2 (1.96%) OpenLink
8 2 (1.96%) Mercator
8 2 (1.96%) Cognos
8 2 (1.96%) Thunderhead
9 1 (0.98%) Lotus
9 1 (0.98%) Murex
9 1 (0.98%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.98%) Varonis
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago