The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SWIFT in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SWIFT over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 154 129 131
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +2
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 4 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.16% 0.88% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% 2.50% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 4
Average salary £40,500 £65,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.69% +74.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £47,600 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £68,150 £86,000 £39,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +19.31%
SWIFT
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
931 880 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 38.30% 35.33% 37.35%
Number of salaries quoted 718 714 602
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SWIFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SWIFT Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SWIFT
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SWIFT Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

SWIFT
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SWIFT across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

SWIFT Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

SWIFT
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SWIFT within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Letchworth - 3 £40,500 -
Watford -3 1 £80,000 +72.04%
SWIFT
East of England

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (85.71%) Web Services
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) ERP
2 4 (57.14%) Middleware
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Application Packaging
3 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (42.86%) LINQ
3 3 (42.86%) Spring
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) NonStop SQL
3 3 (42.86%) PKI
3 3 (42.86%) RESTful
3 3 (42.86%) Open Source
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Software Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
3 3 (42.86%) REST
3 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 3 (42.86%) SDLC
3 3 (42.86%) Management Information System

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (42.86%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
1 3 (42.86%) MQSeries
1 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) DB2
1 3 (42.86%) NonStop SQL
1 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Principal Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Principal Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) Middleware
3 3 (42.86%) Spring
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
3 3 (42.86%) Application Packaging
3 3 (42.86%) LINQ
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) RESTful
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
3 3 (42.86%) REST
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) JMS
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) ADO.NET
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
1 3 (42.86%) PKI
1 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
1 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) ERP
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Programme Management
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) Open Source
3 3 (42.86%) Software Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 3 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (42.86%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) OpenUP
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) HND
3 1 (14.29%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
1 3 (42.86%) HP
1 3 (42.86%) TIBCO