The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SWIFT in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SWIFT over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 83 96 97
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 8 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.73% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.90% 0.35% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Median salary £52,500 - £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
422 576 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.33% 46.56% 35.89%
Number of salaries quoted 277 378 255
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SWIFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing SWIFT as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

SWIFT Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SWIFT
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

SWIFT Salary Trend in Edinburgh

SWIFT
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SWIFT.

1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 8 (100.00%) QA
1 8 (100.00%) SDLC
2 6 (75.00%) Banking
3 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
3 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (37.50%) Retail
4 3 (37.50%) Change Management
4 3 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (37.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) Finance

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 8 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere
General
1 6 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (62.50%) Linux Specialist
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Specialist
2 5 (62.50%) SWIFT Specialist
2 5 (62.50%) Unix Specialist
2 5 (62.50%) Unix Technical Specialist
3 4 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
3 4 (50.00%) WebSphere Specialist
3 4 (50.00%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) SDLC
2 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
2 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) Coaching
3 3 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle