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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 109 89 89
Rank change year-on-year
-20 0
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 3 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.20% 0.30% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 0.88% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
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
617 457 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 41.13% 34.16% 29.67%
Number of salaries quoted 396 311 259
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,700 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,750 £59,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 19 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 5 (83.33%) Mentoring
2 4 (66.67%) Straight-Through Processing
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Client/Server
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (33.33%) Middleware
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) MQSeries
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) MultiFonds

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 2 (33.33%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MultiFonds
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) SWIFT Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Business Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Business Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Mentoring
2 4 (66.67%) Straight-Through Processing
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36,125 - £44,625 per annum + car,benefits
Posted: 18 days ago