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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SWIFT over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 94 - 81
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 12 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.84% - 0.92%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.37% - 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 8
Average salary £42,000 - £46,250
90% offered a salary of more than £36,950 - £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 - £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.69%
SWIFT
Scotland

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
506 517 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.56% 35.19% 34.81%
Number of salaries quoted 324 323 249
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SWIFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SWIFT across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SWIFT across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

SWIFT Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 11 (64.71%) Oracle
2 11 (64.71%) Mentoring
3 10 (58.82%) SQL
4 8 (47.06%) UNIX
4 8 (47.06%) Linux
5 6 (35.29%) Degree
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
7 4 (23.53%) Coaching
7 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (23.53%) Regular Expression
7 4 (23.53%) Straight-Through Processing
7 4 (23.53%) XQuery
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (23.53%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (23.53%) IBM
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
7 4 (23.53%) MQSeries
7 4 (23.53%) Client/Server
7 4 (23.53%) OOD
7 4 (23.53%) OO
7 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
7 4 (23.53%) CSS
7 4 (23.53%) Web Services
7 4 (23.53%) XML
7 4 (23.53%) .NET
7 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
7 4 (23.53%) C#
7 4 (23.53%) HTML

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (23.53%) MQSeries
1 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.88%) JBoss
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MultiFonds
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
General
1 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
2 4 (23.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Developer
1 5 (29.41%) SWIFT Specialist
2 4 (23.53%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Business Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Business Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Applications Support
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Messaging Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) iOS Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
1 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
1 4 (23.53%) CSS
1 4 (23.53%) Web Services
1 4 (23.53%) XML
1 4 (23.53%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (23.53%) WCF
1 4 (23.53%) jQuery
1 4 (23.53%) HTML5
1 4 (23.53%) Regular Expression
1 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
2 3 (17.65%) Middleware
3 1 (5.88%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Client/Server
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.88%) Physics
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) UNIX
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Mentoring
2 4 (23.53%) Coaching
2 4 (23.53%) OO
2 4 (23.53%) OOD
2 4 (23.53%) Change Management
2 4 (23.53%) Data Management
2 4 (23.53%) Automated Testing
2 4 (23.53%) Straight-Through Processing
3 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
3 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) XQuery
2 4 (23.53%) C#
2 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 4 (23.53%) XPath
3 2 (11.76%) C++
3 2 (11.76%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) Perl
4 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Objective-C
4 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Squid
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Oracle
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) IBM
4 1 (5.88%) Informatica
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat