The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SWIFT in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SWIFT over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 247 240 274
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +34
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 16 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.21% 0.014% 0.054%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 0.036% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 4
Average salary £50,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
SWIFT
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2718 2748 3347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 34.85% 39.18% 36.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2127 2238 2817
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SWIFT
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SWIFT across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

SWIFT Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SWIFT
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SWIFT across the East of England region.

SWIFT Salary Trend in the East of England

SWIFT
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SWIFT across the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

SWIFT Salary Histogram in the East of England

SWIFT
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SWIFT within the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 15 £50,000 -
Essex -4 1 £70,000 -
SWIFT
England

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 30 (78.95%) Banking
2 29 (76.32%) ISO 8583
3 22 (57.89%) Web Services
4 20 (52.63%) CCA
4 20 (52.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 20 (52.63%) PCI DSS
5 19 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 19 (50.00%) Retail Banking
5 19 (50.00%) Data Security
5 19 (50.00%) IVR
5 19 (50.00%) Retail
5 19 (50.00%) APACS
5 19 (50.00%) Cryptography
5 19 (50.00%) Project Planning
5 19 (50.00%) Internet
5 19 (50.00%) SMS
6 13 (34.21%) Finance
7 11 (28.95%) WebLogic
7 11 (28.95%) Java
7 11 (28.95%) Oracle
7 11 (28.95%) Open Source
8 10 (26.32%) WebSphere
8 10 (26.32%) PKI
8 10 (26.32%) Relational Database
8 10 (26.32%) DB2
8 10 (26.32%) WebSphere Application Server
8 10 (26.32%) XML
8 10 (26.32%) MQSeries
8 10 (26.32%) ERP
8 10 (26.32%) JMS

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 11 (28.95%) WebLogic
2 10 (26.32%) WebSphere
2 10 (26.32%) WebSphere Application Server
2 10 (26.32%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 19 (50.00%) Internet
1 19 (50.00%) SMS
2 3 (7.89%) SSL
3 2 (5.26%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) Relational Database
1 10 (26.32%) DB2
2 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
General
1 30 (78.95%) Banking
2 19 (50.00%) Retail Banking
2 19 (50.00%) Retail
3 13 (34.21%) Finance
4 6 (15.79%) French Language
5 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Business Analyst
1 20 (52.63%) Analyst
1 20 (52.63%) Payments Business Analyst
2 15 (39.47%) Architect
3 8 (21.05%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (5.26%) Senior Architect
4 2 (5.26%) Principal Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Principal Architect
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Programme Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Programme Director
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Technical Architect
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (57.89%) Web Services
2 10 (26.32%) XML
2 10 (26.32%) JMS
2 10 (26.32%) Middleware
3 3 (7.89%) Application Packaging
3 3 (7.89%) Spring
3 3 (7.89%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (50.00%) IVR
1 19 (50.00%) APACS
1 19 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 11 (28.95%) Open Source
3 10 (26.32%) PKI
4 9 (23.68%) Management Information System
5 7 (18.42%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (7.89%) Data Structures
8 2 (5.26%) EFT
8 2 (5.26%) EMV
9 1 (2.63%) Online Games
9 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
9 1 (2.63%) Chip and PIN
9 1 (2.63%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 19 (50.00%) Data Security
1 19 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 10 (26.32%) ERP
3 7 (18.42%) Programme Management
3 7 (18.42%) Software Architecture
4 5 (13.16%) Data Architecture
5 3 (7.89%) Zachman Framework
5 3 (7.89%) TOGAF
5 3 (7.89%) Data Modelling
5 3 (7.89%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (5.26%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.26%) Test Strategy
6 2 (5.26%) Performance Management
6 2 (5.26%) Line Management
6 2 (5.26%) ITIL
6 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.26%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (52.63%) CCA
2 4 (10.53%) Degree
3 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.63%) PMP
4 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.63%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (76.32%) ISO 8583
2 20 (52.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 20 (52.63%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Oracle
2 10 (26.32%) TIBCO
3 3 (7.89%) IBM