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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SWIFT over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 233 224 282
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +58
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 27 100 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.43% 0.95% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.93% 2.09% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 23 64 48
Median salary £67,500 £57,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.39% -14.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,760 £42,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £84,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -14.28%
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
2918 4783 5827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.47% 45.53% 46.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2618 3911 4760
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SWIFT
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing SWIFT as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 July 2016.

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 July 2016, IT jobs citing SWIFT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for SWIFT.

1 55 (82.09%) Finance
2 39 (58.21%) Banking
3 31 (46.27%) SQL Server
4 27 (40.30%) Microsoft
5 24 (35.82%) Reuters
5 24 (35.82%) Bloomberg
5 24 (35.82%) ITIL
6 23 (34.33%) SQL
7 21 (31.34%) MS Office
7 21 (31.34%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (29.85%) SQL Server 2008
9 19 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (26.87%) Data Analysis
10 18 (26.87%) Wealth Management
10 18 (26.87%) SLA
10 18 (26.87%) Change Management
10 18 (26.87%) Time Management
10 18 (26.87%) Credit Risk
10 18 (26.87%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (23.88%) WebSphere
12 14 (20.90%) CRM
13 13 (19.40%) Management Information System
14 12 (17.91%) IBM
15 11 (16.42%) Remedy
15 11 (16.42%) BizTalk Server
15 11 (16.42%) Salesforce.com
15 11 (16.42%) Windows
15 11 (16.42%) Dynamics CRM
15 11 (16.42%) SQL Server 2012
15 11 (16.42%) User Stories

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (23.88%) WebSphere
2 11 (16.42%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (7.46%) IIS
4 4 (5.97%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.48%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 21 (31.34%) MS Office
2 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (16.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (8.96%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (4.48%) Temenos T24
4 2 (2.99%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) SWIFTNet
2 3 (4.48%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (46.27%) SQL Server
2 20 (29.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (16.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (7.46%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (7.46%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (5.97%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) NUnit
2 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.49%) MSBuild
2 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 55 (82.09%) Finance
2 39 (58.21%) Banking
3 4 (5.97%) Back Office
3 4 (5.97%) Front Office
4 3 (4.48%) Law
5 2 (2.99%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.99%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (53.73%) Analyst
2 26 (38.81%) Applications Support
3 24 (35.82%) Support Analyst
4 22 (32.84%) Applications Support Analyst
5 19 (28.36%) Banking Analyst
6 11 (16.42%) Developer
6 11 (16.42%) Senior Analyst
6 11 (16.42%) Senior Applications Support
6 11 (16.42%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
6 11 (16.42%) Senior Support Analyst
7 9 (13.43%) Business Analyst
8 6 (8.96%) SQL Analyst
9 5 (7.46%) Banking Business Analyst
9 5 (7.46%) Payments Business Analyst
10 4 (5.97%) SQL Support Analyst
11 3 (4.48%) Administration Assistant
11 3 (4.48%) iOS Developer
11 3 (4.48%) IT Assistant
11 3 (4.48%) Lead iOS Developer
11 3 (4.48%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (7.46%) Web Services
3 4 (5.97%) SOAP
4 3 (4.48%) .NET
4 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.48%) FpML
4 3 (4.48%) Middleware
4 3 (4.48%) RESTful
5 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (2.99%) JSON
5 2 (2.99%) REST
5 2 (2.99%) WCF
5 2 (2.99%) WPF
5 2 (2.99%) XML
6 1 (1.49%) HTML
6 1 (1.49%) HTML5
6 1 (1.49%) jQuery
6 1 (1.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 21 (31.34%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (26.87%) Credit Risk
3 13 (19.40%) Management Information System
4 11 (16.42%) Fintech
5 8 (11.94%) Mathematics
6 7 (10.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (7.46%) Mobile App
8 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (4.48%) STB
8 3 (4.48%) Taxonomies
9 1 (1.49%) Derivative
9 1 (1.49%) EFT
9 1 (1.49%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.42%) Windows
2 10 (14.93%) Unix
3 6 (8.96%) Linux
4 5 (7.46%) Apple iOS
4 5 (7.46%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.48%) Solaris
6 2 (2.99%) Android
7 1 (1.49%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.82%) ITIL
2 19 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (26.87%) Change Management
3 18 (26.87%) Data Analysis
3 18 (26.87%) Time Management
3 18 (26.87%) User Acceptance Testing
3 18 (26.87%) Wealth Management
4 14 (20.90%) CRM
5 11 (16.42%) User Stories
6 9 (13.43%) Service Delivery
6 9 (13.43%) Waterfall
7 8 (11.94%) Business Analysis
7 8 (11.94%) PLM
7 8 (11.94%) SDLC
8 6 (8.96%) DevOps
9 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (7.46%) ETL
9 5 (7.46%) iOS Development
9 5 (7.46%) Problem Management
10 4 (5.97%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 23 (34.33%) SQL
2 8 (11.94%) C
3 5 (7.46%) Apple Swift
3 5 (7.46%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.48%) C++
4 3 (4.48%) Objective-C
5 2 (2.99%) C#
6 1 (1.49%) F#
6 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (14.93%) Degree
2 8 (11.94%) ISTQB
2 8 (11.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (26.87%) SLA
2 7 (10.45%) SEPA
3 3 (4.48%) ISO20022
3 3 (4.48%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.48%) NFS
Vendors
1 27 (40.30%) Microsoft
2 24 (35.82%) Bloomberg
2 24 (35.82%) Reuters
3 12 (17.91%) IBM
4 11 (16.42%) Remedy
4 11 (16.42%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (7.46%) Informatica
5 5 (7.46%) SAP
6 4 (5.97%) Oracle
7 3 (4.48%) Fundtech
7 3 (4.48%) Lotus
7 3 (4.48%) Sun
7 3 (4.48%) Temenos
8 2 (2.99%) Apple
9 1 (1.49%) Calypso
9 1 (1.49%) ION Trading
9 1 (1.49%) Murex