The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SWIFT in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SWIFT over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 87 96 78
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 9 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.83% 0.55% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.45% 1.25% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £67,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -5.26%
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 Glasgow region.

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
367 480 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 33.86% 44.00% 36.29%
Number of salaries quoted 235 284 223
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,600 £54,400 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SWIFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SWIFT across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

SWIFT Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SWIFT
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SWIFT across the Glasgow region.

SWIFT Salary Trend in Glasgow

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) JUnit
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
1 9 (100.00%) Maven
1 9 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
2 7 (77.78%) Spring MVC
2 7 (77.78%) GWT
2 7 (77.78%) jQuery
2 7 (77.78%) Mule
2 7 (77.78%) Dependency Injection
2 7 (77.78%) HTML5
2 7 (77.78%) CSS3
2 7 (77.78%) Web Development
2 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (77.78%) XML Schema
2 7 (77.78%) FpML
2 7 (77.78%) MVC
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) Spring
2 7 (77.78%) EAI
2 7 (77.78%) SOA
2 7 (77.78%) Tomcat
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 7 (77.78%) Ant
2 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) JDBC
2 7 (77.78%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) UNIX

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 7 (77.78%) Tomcat
1 7 (77.78%) Mule
2 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Maven
1 9 (100.00%) JUnit
2 7 (77.78%) Ant
3 2 (22.22%) Subversion
3 2 (22.22%) Selenium
3 2 (22.22%) TestNG
3 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 2 (22.22%) JBehave
3 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Web Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Senior Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Java Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Senior Web Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
2 7 (77.78%) Spring MVC
2 7 (77.78%) GWT
2 7 (77.78%) jQuery
2 7 (77.78%) HTML5
2 7 (77.78%) CSS3
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) JDBC
2 7 (77.78%) XML
2 7 (77.78%) XML Schema
2 7 (77.78%) FpML
2 7 (77.78%) Spring
3 2 (22.22%) FIXML
3 2 (22.22%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) EAI
1 7 (77.78%) SOA
1 7 (77.78%) MVC
1 7 (77.78%) Web Development
1 7 (77.78%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (22.22%) BDD
2 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
2 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Ruby
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle