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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 156 126 135
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +9
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 1 24 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.042% 0.92% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 2.58% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 22 4
Average salary £80,000 £49,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.26% +31.54%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £49,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
-8.16% +13.29%
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
887 929 832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 37.36% 35.61% 36.40%
Number of salaries quoted 668 761 647
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
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
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 2 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
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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
Watford -12 1 £80,000 +72.04%
SWIFT
East of England

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 6 (85.71%) ISO 8583
2 6 (85.71%) PKI
2 6 (85.71%) WebSphere
2 6 (85.71%) RESTful
2 6 (85.71%) Open Source
2 6 (85.71%) TIBCO
2 6 (85.71%) JMS
2 6 (85.71%) SSL
2 6 (85.71%) IBM
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) DB2
2 6 (85.71%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (85.71%) WebLogic
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) MQSeries
2 6 (85.71%) Application Packaging
2 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
3 5 (71.43%) Middleware
4 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
4 4 (57.14%) ERP
4 4 (57.14%) Software Architecture
4 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
4 4 (57.14%) Programme Management
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) Banking
4 4 (57.14%) SDLC

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 6 (85.71%) WebSphere Application Server
1 6 (85.71%) WebLogic
1 6 (85.71%) MQSeries
1 6 (85.71%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) DB2
1 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
2 3 (42.86%) NonStop SQL
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Architect
1 7 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Principal Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Principal Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
1 6 (85.71%) XML
1 6 (85.71%) JMS
1 6 (85.71%) Spring
1 6 (85.71%) Application Packaging
1 6 (85.71%) RESTful
2 5 (71.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) PKI
2 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Open Source
2 4 (57.14%) Software Architecture
2 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
2 4 (57.14%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
2 4 (57.14%) Programme Management
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MBA
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
1 6 (85.71%) IBM
1 6 (85.71%) TIBCO
2 3 (42.86%) HP