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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 265 246 235
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -11
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 61 77 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 0.65% 0.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.40% 1.57% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 56 72 105
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £35,150 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
4347 4905 5306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.60% 41.47% 41.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3618 4308 4864
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 87 (75.65%) Finance
2 79 (68.70%) Banking
3 50 (43.48%) SQL
4 43 (37.39%) Windows
5 42 (36.52%) Oracle
6 39 (33.91%) Linux
7 33 (28.70%) WebSphere
8 29 (25.22%) Java
8 29 (25.22%) Oracle Database
9 28 (24.35%) Middleware
10 25 (21.74%) Tivoli
10 25 (21.74%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 25 (21.74%) Back Office
10 25 (21.74%) Business Analysis
11 24 (20.87%) Red Hat
12 22 (19.13%) BizTalk Server
12 22 (19.13%) XML
13 21 (18.26%) SQL Server
13 21 (18.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 20 (17.39%) Project Management
15 19 (16.52%) WebSphere Process Server
16 17 (14.78%) UNIX
17 16 (13.91%) Tomcat
17 16 (13.91%) WebSphere MQ
17 16 (13.91%) Root Cause Analysis
17 16 (13.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 15 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
18 15 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
18 15 (13.04%) .NET
19 14 (12.17%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 33 (28.70%) WebSphere
2 22 (19.13%) BizTalk Server
3 19 (16.52%) WebSphere Process Server
4 16 (13.91%) Tomcat
5 10 (8.70%) IIS
6 6 (5.22%) MQSeries
7 5 (4.35%) AquaLogic
7 5 (4.35%) AquaLogic Service Bus
7 5 (4.35%) Oracle Service Bus
8 4 (3.48%) Apache
8 4 (3.48%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (1.74%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.74%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.74%) MS Project
1 2 (1.74%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.35%) IntelliMatch
2 4 (3.48%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
2 4 (3.48%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.61%) Kondor+
3 3 (2.61%) HiPortfolio
4 2 (1.74%) Algo Collateral
5 1 (0.87%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.87%) Global One
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.09%) Firewall
2 4 (3.48%) HTTP
2 4 (3.48%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.61%) Intranet
4 2 (1.74%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (25.22%) Oracle Database
2 21 (18.26%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.61%) Hyperion Smart View
4 3 (2.61%) MySQL
5 2 (1.74%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (3.48%) NUnit
2 3 (2.61%) Subversion
2 3 (2.61%) JIRA
2 3 (2.61%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.61%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.74%) Redmine
3 2 (1.74%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.87%) Maven
4 1 (0.87%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.87%) Log4j
4 1 (0.87%) JUnit
General
1 87 (75.65%) Finance
2 79 (68.70%) Banking
3 25 (21.74%) Back Office
4 13 (11.30%) Retail
5 12 (10.43%) Retail Banking
6 10 (8.70%) Investment Banking
7 8 (6.96%) Marketing
8 6 (5.22%) French Language
8 6 (5.22%) Spanish Language
9 5 (4.35%) General Ledger
10 4 (3.48%) Financial Institution
11 3 (2.61%) International Banking
12 2 (1.74%) Advertising
13 1 (0.87%) Japanese Language
13 1 (0.87%) Front Office
13 1 (0.87%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (33.91%) Analyst
2 30 (26.09%) Applications Support
3 18 (15.65%) Support Analyst
4 16 (13.91%) Project Manager
4 16 (13.91%) Business Analyst
5 15 (13.04%) Developer
6 9 (7.83%) Applications Specialist
6 9 (7.83%) Support Specialist
6 9 (7.83%) Applications Support Specialist
6 9 (7.83%) Technical Leader
7 8 (6.96%) Applications Support Analyst
8 7 (6.09%) Operations Analyst
8 7 (6.09%) Payments Business Analyst
9 6 (5.22%) Solutions Consultant
9 6 (5.22%) .NET Developer
9 6 (5.22%) Technical Consultant
9 6 (5.22%) Consultant
10 5 (4.35%) Architect
11 4 (3.48%) Java Developer
11 4 (3.48%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (24.35%) Middleware
2 22 (19.13%) XML
3 16 (13.91%) WebSphere MQ
4 15 (13.04%) .NET
5 10 (8.70%) J2EE
6 7 (6.09%) HTML
6 7 (6.09%) Web Services
7 6 (5.22%) JMS
7 6 (5.22%) FpML
8 5 (4.35%) SOAP
8 5 (4.35%) XSLT
8 5 (4.35%) ASP.NET
8 5 (4.35%) WinForms
8 5 (4.35%) WPF
9 3 (2.61%) FIX Protocol
9 3 (2.61%) WCF
9 3 (2.61%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (1.74%) jQuery
10 2 (1.74%) LINQ
10 2 (1.74%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (18.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 12 (10.43%) Fixed Income
2 12 (10.43%) Credit Risk
3 11 (9.57%) Derivative
4 8 (6.96%) Computer Science
5 7 (6.09%) Equities
6 6 (5.22%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 6 (5.22%) Equity Derivative
7 5 (4.35%) Credit Derivative
7 5 (4.35%) iPad
7 5 (4.35%) Hedge funds
7 5 (4.35%) Clustering
8 3 (2.61%) STB
8 3 (2.61%) Statistics
9 2 (1.74%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.74%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.87%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.87%) PMI
10 1 (0.87%) DTCC
Operating Systems
1 43 (37.39%) Windows
2 39 (33.91%) Linux
3 17 (14.78%) UNIX
4 16 (13.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (6.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.74%) Business Analysis
2 20 (17.39%) Project Management
3 16 (13.91%) Root Cause Analysis
4 15 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
4 15 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (11.30%) Service Management
5 13 (11.30%) Technical Analysis
6 12 (10.43%) Service Delivery
6 12 (10.43%) Programme Management
7 11 (9.57%) IT Governance
8 10 (8.70%) Product Management
9 9 (7.83%) Incident Management
10 7 (6.09%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (5.22%) CRM
11 6 (5.22%) Waterfall
12 5 (4.35%) Cash Management
13 4 (3.48%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (3.48%) Software Deployment
13 4 (3.48%) PRINCE2
13 4 (3.48%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 50 (43.48%) SQL
2 29 (25.22%) Java
3 9 (7.83%) C#
4 7 (6.09%) C
4 7 (6.09%) JavaScript
4 7 (6.09%) VBA
5 5 (4.35%) PL/SQL
5 5 (4.35%) Perl
6 4 (3.48%) VB.NET
6 4 (3.48%) ActionScript
6 4 (3.48%) XAML
6 4 (3.48%) ActionScript 2.0
7 2 (1.74%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (12.17%) Degree
2 3 (2.61%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.74%) CAPM
3 2 (1.74%) PMP
4 1 (0.87%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.96%) QA
2 2 (1.74%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 25 (21.74%) Tivoli
1 25 (21.74%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 42 (36.52%) Oracle
2 24 (20.87%) Red Hat
3 11 (9.57%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.22%) IBM
4 6 (5.22%) Sybase
5 4 (3.48%) JBoss
5 4 (3.48%) TIBCO
5 4 (3.48%) Sun
5 4 (3.48%) Brady
6 3 (2.61%) NCR
6 3 (2.61%) Reuters
7 2 (1.74%) Bloomberg
7 2 (1.74%) Cognos
7 2 (1.74%) Fundtech
8 1 (0.87%) Sencha
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