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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 94 92 106
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 5 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.42% 0.89% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.95% 2.39% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 2
Median salary - £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
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
528 544 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 43.96% 37.26% 38.00%
Number of salaries quoted 260 345 360
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,050 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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%) Unix
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) Banking
2 6 (75.00%) Retail
2 6 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (75.00%) QA
2 6 (75.00%) SDLC
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) AIX
4 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) JBoss
4 2 (25.00%) Apache
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (25.00%) Informatica
4 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Middleware
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint

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 6 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (25.00%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) JBoss
2 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (12.50%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 6 (75.00%) Banking
1 6 (75.00%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (62.50%) Exchange Specialist
2 5 (62.50%) SWIFT Specialist
3 2 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Operations Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (25.00%) Physics
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
2 5 (62.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) SDLC
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C++
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) Perl
1 2 (25.00%) Python
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Squid
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Informatica
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft