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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 127 124 153
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +29
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 18 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.76% 0.21% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.20% 0.57% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 8
Average salary £65,000 £37,000 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.67% -41.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £31,400 £51,750
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £42,600 £66,051
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
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
819 701 999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 34.56% 37.03% 32.69%
Number of salaries quoted 657 510 850
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,436 £24,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
Rickmansworth -9 6 £70,000 +133.33% 1
Watford -19 2 £50,000 +13.63%
SWIFT
East of England

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 28 (84.85%) ISO 8583
1 28 (84.85%) Web Services
2 23 (69.70%) Banking
3 17 (51.52%) Retail
3 17 (51.52%) Retail Banking
3 17 (51.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 17 (51.52%) APACS
3 17 (51.52%) IVR
3 17 (51.52%) Cryptography
3 17 (51.52%) PCI DSS
3 17 (51.52%) SMS
3 17 (51.52%) Internet
3 17 (51.52%) CCA
3 17 (51.52%) Data Security
3 17 (51.52%) Requirements Analysis
3 17 (51.52%) Project Planning
4 14 (42.42%) Finance
5 13 (39.39%) Open Source
5 13 (39.39%) XML
5 13 (39.39%) JMS
5 13 (39.39%) WebSphere Application Server
5 13 (39.39%) WebLogic
5 13 (39.39%) MQSeries
5 13 (39.39%) WebSphere
5 13 (39.39%) TIBCO
5 13 (39.39%) DB2
5 13 (39.39%) Relational Database
5 13 (39.39%) Oracle
5 13 (39.39%) Java
6 11 (33.33%) IBM

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 13 (39.39%) WebSphere Application Server
1 13 (39.39%) WebLogic
1 13 (39.39%) MQSeries
1 13 (39.39%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 17 (51.52%) SMS
1 17 (51.52%) Internet
2 8 (24.24%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) DB2
1 13 (39.39%) Relational Database
General
1 23 (69.70%) Banking
2 17 (51.52%) Retail
2 17 (51.52%) Retail Banking
3 14 (42.42%) Finance
4 4 (12.12%) French Language
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Business Analyst
1 17 (51.52%) Analyst
1 17 (51.52%) Payments Business Analyst
2 14 (42.42%) Architect
3 6 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (15.15%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Principal Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (84.85%) Web Services
2 13 (39.39%) XML
2 13 (39.39%) JMS
3 11 (33.33%) Spring
3 11 (33.33%) Application Packaging
3 11 (33.33%) RESTful
4 6 (18.18%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (51.52%) APACS
1 17 (51.52%) IVR
1 17 (51.52%) Cryptography
2 13 (39.39%) Open Source
3 10 (30.30%) PKI
4 9 (27.27%) Management Information System
5 5 (15.15%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Data Security
1 17 (51.52%) Requirements Analysis
1 17 (51.52%) Project Planning
2 6 (18.18%) Waterfall
2 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.15%) Programme Management
3 5 (15.15%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (15.15%) Software Architecture
4 4 (12.12%) ERP
5 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.06%) Information Security
5 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.06%) Test Strategy
5 2 (6.06%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Data Architecture
6 1 (3.03%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (3.03%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (3.03%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.03%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) Java
2 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (51.52%) CCA
2 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (84.85%) ISO 8583
2 17 (51.52%) PCI DSS
2 17 (51.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Oracle
1 13 (39.39%) TIBCO
2 11 (33.33%) IBM