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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 84 - 86
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 9 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.67% - 0.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.01% - 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Average salary £60,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £49,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-15.81% +1.03%
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
447 553 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 33.16% 34.24% 35.19%
Number of salaries quoted 273 335 221
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £26,400 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 May 2015, 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 7 (58.33%) Oracle
1 7 (58.33%) Banking
1 7 (58.33%) Retail
1 7 (58.33%) Mentoring
2 5 (41.67%) Coaching
2 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (41.67%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (41.67%) SDLC
2 5 (41.67%) QA
2 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
2 5 (41.67%) UNIX
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) MQSeries
2 5 (41.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (41.67%) Change Management
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) Regular Expression
5 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 2 (16.67%) XPath
5 2 (16.67%) WCF
5 2 (16.67%) jQuery
5 2 (16.67%) HTML5
5 2 (16.67%) Data Management
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 2 (16.67%) OOD
5 2 (16.67%) IBM

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
1 5 (41.67%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (58.33%) Banking
1 7 (58.33%) Retail
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) SWIFT Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) AWS Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Information Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Payments Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (16.67%) Regular Expression
2 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (16.67%) WCF
2 2 (16.67%) jQuery
2 2 (16.67%) HTML5
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) XML
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) UNIX
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Mentoring
2 5 (41.67%) Coaching
2 5 (41.67%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (41.67%) SDLC
2 5 (41.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Management
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 2 (16.67%) OOD
3 2 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) Security Management
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) XPath
1 2 (16.67%) XQuery
1 2 (16.67%) C#
1 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) CISSP
3 1 (8.33%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec
3 1 (8.33%) Sophos
3 1 (8.33%) Websense
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
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