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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 116 124 161
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +37
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 21 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.88% 0.39% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.28% 1.41% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 7
Average salary £52,500 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.17% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,200 £34,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,000 £37,300 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
641 569 829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.76% 27.65% 29.04%
Number of salaries quoted 522 447 684
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +5 7 £85,000 +123.68%
Watford -10 4 £48,000 +39.13%
SWIFT
East of England

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 34 (75.56%) Banking
2 31 (68.89%) PCI DSS
2 31 (68.89%) CCA
2 31 (68.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 29 (64.44%) ISO 8583
4 24 (53.33%) Data Security
4 24 (53.33%) APACS
4 24 (53.33%) Internet
4 24 (53.33%) SMS
4 24 (53.33%) Web Services
4 24 (53.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 24 (53.33%) Retail Banking
4 24 (53.33%) IVR
4 24 (53.33%) Retail
4 24 (53.33%) Cryptography
4 24 (53.33%) Project Planning
5 15 (33.33%) Finance
6 10 (22.22%) XML
7 9 (20.00%) ERP
8 8 (17.78%) Java
8 8 (17.78%) Oracle
8 8 (17.78%) WebLogic
8 8 (17.78%) Degree
8 8 (17.78%) Open Source
9 7 (15.56%) WebSphere
9 7 (15.56%) PKI
9 7 (15.56%) Management Information System
9 7 (15.56%) TIBCO
9 7 (15.56%) Middleware
9 7 (15.56%) DB2

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 8 (17.78%) WebLogic
2 7 (15.56%) WebSphere
2 7 (15.56%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (15.56%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 24 (53.33%) Internet
1 24 (53.33%) SMS
2 3 (6.67%) FTP
2 3 (6.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) DB2
1 7 (15.56%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) ClearQuest
1 3 (6.67%) Toad
General
1 34 (75.56%) Banking
2 24 (53.33%) Retail Banking
2 24 (53.33%) Retail
3 15 (33.33%) Finance
4 6 (13.33%) French Language
5 1 (2.22%) Games
5 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (64.44%) Analyst
2 26 (57.78%) Payments Business Analyst
2 26 (57.78%) Business Analyst
3 10 (22.22%) Architect
4 4 (8.89%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Environment Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Architect
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Principal Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (53.33%) Web Services
2 10 (22.22%) XML
3 7 (15.56%) Middleware
3 7 (15.56%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (53.33%) APACS
1 24 (53.33%) IVR
1 24 (53.33%) Cryptography
2 8 (17.78%) Open Source
3 7 (15.56%) PKI
3 7 (15.56%) Management Information System
4 5 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.22%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) Data Security
1 24 (53.33%) Requirements Analysis
1 24 (53.33%) Project Planning
2 9 (20.00%) ERP
3 5 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 5 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 5 (11.11%) Software Architecture
4 4 (8.89%) Data Architecture
5 3 (6.67%) Release Management
6 2 (4.44%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (4.44%) TOGAF
6 2 (4.44%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (4.44%) Test Strategy
6 2 (4.44%) Data Modelling
6 2 (4.44%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.22%) Information Security
7 1 (2.22%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) Java
2 3 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (68.89%) CCA
2 8 (17.78%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (68.89%) PCI DSS
1 31 (68.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 29 (64.44%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle
2 7 (15.56%) TIBCO
3 3 (6.67%) HP