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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 92 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 5 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.39% 0.36% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.80% 0.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £34,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -10.52%
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
623 530 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 48.90% 38.27% 34.70%
Number of salaries quoted 417 304 303
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,800 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 23 (92.00%) Java
2 22 (88.00%) Oracle
2 22 (88.00%) Web Services
2 22 (88.00%) QA
2 22 (88.00%) Mentoring
2 22 (88.00%) Coaching
3 21 (84.00%) Banking
3 21 (84.00%) SDLC
4 17 (68.00%) Retail
4 17 (68.00%) Unix
4 17 (68.00%) Finance
5 16 (64.00%) Shell Script
5 16 (64.00%) Defect Management
6 15 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (60.00%) Fundtech
7 7 (28.00%) Middleware
8 6 (24.00%) WebSphere MQ
8 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
8 6 (24.00%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (24.00%) IBM
8 6 (24.00%) WebSphere
9 4 (16.00%) IBM Integration Bus
10 2 (8.00%) SEPA
10 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (4.00%) Change Management
11 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (4.00%) C++
11 1 (4.00%) Project Management
11 1 (4.00%) Microsoft

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 6 (24.00%) WebSphere
1 6 (24.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) JBoss
2 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 21 (84.00%) Banking
2 17 (68.00%) Finance
2 17 (68.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (20.00%) Applications Specialist
2 5 (20.00%) Unix Specialist
3 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Specialist
3 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
4 1 (4.00%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Operations Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Platform Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) SWIFT Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (88.00%) Web Services
2 7 (28.00%) Middleware
3 6 (24.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (16.00%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (4.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Unix
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Coaching
1 22 (88.00%) Mentoring
2 21 (84.00%) SDLC
3 16 (64.00%) Defect Management
4 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.00%) Change Management
6 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) Java
2 16 (64.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.00%) C++
3 1 (4.00%) Perl
3 1 (4.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (88.00%) QA
2 2 (8.00%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Squid
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) Oracle
2 15 (60.00%) Fundtech
3 6 (24.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) Informatica
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £38800 - £45359 per week
Posted: 7 days ago