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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 209 272 252
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -20
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 92 61 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.95% 0.51% 0.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.11% 1.14% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 59 56 72
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,500 £35,150
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
4360 5344 5880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 44.99% 44.95% 49.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3603 4386 5176
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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.

1 144 (83.24%) Banking
2 119 (68.79%) Finance
3 57 (32.95%) SOA
4 43 (24.86%) SQL
5 31 (17.92%) DB2
6 29 (16.76%) COBOL
7 27 (15.61%) Mainframe
7 27 (15.61%) CICS
8 26 (15.03%) J2EE
9 25 (14.45%) UNIX
10 24 (13.87%) Investment Banking
11 23 (13.29%) SDLC
12 22 (12.72%) Java
13 21 (12.14%) Back Office
13 21 (12.14%) JIRA
14 19 (10.98%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (10.98%) Retail
15 18 (10.40%) ISEB
15 18 (10.40%) Software Architecture
16 17 (9.83%) Apple iOS
16 17 (9.83%) iOS Development
16 17 (9.83%) Windows
16 17 (9.83%) Project Management
16 17 (9.83%) Objective-C
16 17 (9.83%) Apple Swift
16 17 (9.83%) CocoaPods
17 16 (9.25%) User Experience
17 16 (9.25%) Mobile Banking
17 16 (9.25%) TeamCity
17 16 (9.25%) Android

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 27 (15.61%) CICS
2 6 (3.47%) MTS
2 6 (3.47%) MQSeries
3 4 (2.31%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.73%) IBM Notes
4 3 (1.73%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (3.47%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (0.58%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.58%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.58%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.58%) LatentZero
2 1 (0.58%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (0.58%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.58%) SAP FSCM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.16%) FTP
1 2 (1.16%) VPN
1 2 (1.16%) SWIFTNet
2 1 (0.58%) Internet
2 1 (0.58%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (17.92%) DB2
2 9 (5.20%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.89%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.73%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.73%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.16%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (12.14%) JIRA
2 17 (9.83%) CocoaPods
3 16 (9.25%) TeamCity
4 5 (2.89%) Selenium
5 4 (2.31%) Ant
5 4 (2.31%) JMeter
6 2 (1.16%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.58%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.58%) Hudson
7 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.58%) Subversion
7 1 (0.58%) Maven
7 1 (0.58%) FitNesse
General
1 144 (83.24%) Banking
2 119 (68.79%) Finance
3 24 (13.87%) Investment Banking
4 21 (12.14%) Back Office
5 19 (10.98%) Retail
6 14 (8.09%) Financial Institution
6 14 (8.09%) Advertising
7 11 (6.36%) Legal
8 10 (5.78%) Wholesale Banking
9 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.58%) Billing
9 1 (0.58%) Front Office
9 1 (0.58%) Law
Job Titles
1 50 (28.90%) Analyst
2 41 (23.70%) Designer
3 38 (21.97%) Architect
4 28 (16.18%) Developer
5 23 (13.29%) Business Analyst
6 22 (12.72%) Solutions Designer
7 21 (12.14%) Support Analyst
8 19 (10.98%) Applications Support
9 17 (9.83%) iOS Developer
10 15 (8.67%) Payments Business Analyst
11 13 (7.51%) Applications Support Analyst
12 11 (6.36%) Solutions Architect
13 8 (4.62%) Tester
14 6 (3.47%) Project Manager
14 6 (3.47%) Senior Analyst
14 6 (3.47%) Head of Software Development
14 6 (3.47%) Head of Development
15 5 (2.89%) Senior Designer
15 5 (2.89%) Lead Architect
15 5 (2.89%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (15.03%) J2EE
2 15 (8.67%) FIX Protocol
3 14 (8.09%) XML
4 10 (5.78%) Middleware
5 5 (2.89%) FpML
6 4 (2.31%) Apache Flex
7 3 (1.73%) RESTful
7 3 (1.73%) HTML
7 3 (1.73%) Spring
7 3 (1.73%) JMS
8 2 (1.16%) Application Packaging
8 2 (1.16%) Web Services
9 1 (0.58%) Cocoa
9 1 (0.58%) SAP ALE
9 1 (0.58%) JSON
9 1 (0.58%) XSLT
9 1 (0.58%) Swing
9 1 (0.58%) EDI
9 1 (0.58%) JDBC
9 1 (0.58%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.61%) Mainframe
2 16 (9.25%) Mobile Banking
2 16 (9.25%) User Experience
3 10 (5.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (5.78%) Computer Science
3 10 (5.78%) Fedwire
4 8 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.05%) AS400
5 7 (4.05%) iSeries
6 6 (3.47%) IBM Mainframe
7 4 (2.31%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.73%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.16%) EFT
9 2 (1.16%) Derivative
10 1 (0.58%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.58%) FMCG
10 1 (0.58%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.58%) Equities
10 1 (0.58%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 25 (14.45%) UNIX
2 17 (9.83%) Windows
2 17 (9.83%) Apple iOS
3 16 (9.25%) Android
4 14 (8.09%) Solaris
5 13 (7.51%) AIX
6 8 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (4.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.89%) Linux
9 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.58%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (32.95%) SOA
2 23 (13.29%) SDLC
3 19 (10.98%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (10.40%) Software Architecture
5 17 (9.83%) iOS Development
5 17 (9.83%) Project Management
6 14 (8.09%) Change Management
7 12 (6.94%) Business Analysis
8 11 (6.36%) Line Management
9 10 (5.78%) Waterfall
9 10 (5.78%) CRM
10 7 (4.05%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (4.05%) Business Transformation
11 6 (3.47%) Kalman Filter
11 6 (3.47%) Coaching
11 6 (3.47%) People Management
12 5 (2.89%) Cash Management
12 5 (2.89%) Scrum
13 4 (2.31%) PRINCE2
13 4 (2.31%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (24.86%) SQL
2 29 (16.76%) COBOL
3 22 (12.72%) Java
4 17 (9.83%) Objective-C
4 17 (9.83%) Apple Swift
5 6 (3.47%) C
5 6 (3.47%) JCL
6 4 (2.31%) VBA
7 3 (1.73%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.16%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.58%) XQuery
9 1 (0.58%) Perl
9 1 (0.58%) Korn
9 1 (0.58%) XPath
9 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (10.40%) ISEB
2 16 (9.25%) Degree
3 5 (2.89%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.16%) MCP
4 2 (1.16%) CCNA
5 1 (0.58%) CISSP
5 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.20%) QA
2 2 (1.16%) SLA
2 2 (1.16%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.58%) MiFID
3 1 (0.58%) EMIR
System Software
1 2 (1.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (5.78%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.58%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 13 (7.51%) Oracle
2 11 (6.36%) IBM
2 11 (6.36%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.78%) Actimize
4 9 (5.20%) TOWER Software
5 8 (4.62%) Bloomberg
6 5 (2.89%) Planview
7 3 (1.73%) HP
7 3 (1.73%) Lotus
7 3 (1.73%) Cisco
8 2 (1.16%) SAP
8 2 (1.16%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.16%) Reuters
9 1 (0.58%) Clearswift
9 1 (0.58%) Kofax
9 1 (0.58%) VMware
9 1 (0.58%) Sourcefire
9 1 (0.58%) Sybase
9 1 (0.58%) Misys
9 1 (0.58%) Calypso
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £4,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago