The first 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 101 86 82
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -4
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 4 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.41% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% 1.37% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 4
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -11.11%
Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
473 365 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 32.05% 30.24% 29.66%
Number of salaries quoted 305 221 241
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
SWIFT
Scotland

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
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Straight-Through Processing
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) MultiFonds

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MultiFonds
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Project Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Business Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Straight-Through Processing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL