The table below looks at the statistics for SWIFTNet skills 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 SWIFTNet over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SWIFTNet
Rank 253 321 -
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -
Permanent jobs citing SWIFTNet 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.045% 0.010% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.31% 0.052% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £55,000 £70,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London average salary - £34,000 -
SWIFTNet
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
981 1914 1665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.82% 18.73% 15.87%
Number of salaries quoted 889 1631 1411
Average salary £52,500 £54,000 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SWIFTNet
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SWIFTNet across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SWIFTNet Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SWIFTNet
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SWIFTNet across the City of London region.

SWIFTNet Salary Trend in the City of London

SWIFTNet
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region citing SWIFTNet 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 SWIFTNet.

1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) SWIFT
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Technical Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region citing SWIFTNet 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 SWIFTNet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere Application Server
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Designer
1 2 (50.00%) Lead Designer
1 2 (50.00%) Solutions Designer
1 2 (50.00%) SWIFT Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Financial Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Subject Matter Expert
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) SWIFT
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle