The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SWIFT in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SWIFT over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 429 486 456
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -30
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 207 176 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.46% 0.36% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.05% 0.77% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 169 138 141
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £49,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-18.36% -6.66%
SWIFT
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19702 22858 20597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 44.26% 46.43% 44.92%
Number of salaries quoted 16027 18430 16840
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,920 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

SWIFT
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SWIFT Jobs Demand Trend in London

SWIFT
Salary Trend in London

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

SWIFT Salary Trend in London

SWIFT
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SWIFT across the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

SWIFT Salary Histogram in London

SWIFT
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SWIFT within the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
City of London +41 58 £55,000 -7.17% 6
Docklands, London - 12 - -
SWIFT
England

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 285 (79.17%) Finance
2 193 (53.61%) Banking
3 100 (27.78%) SQL
4 82 (22.78%) Agile Software Development
5 67 (18.61%) Project Management
6 65 (18.06%) FIX Protocol
7 59 (16.39%) Java
8 56 (15.56%) Degree
9 55 (15.28%) UNIX
10 50 (13.89%) Back Office
10 50 (13.89%) Business Analysis
11 49 (13.61%) Oracle
11 49 (13.61%) Analytical Skills
12 43 (11.94%) SQL Server
12 43 (11.94%) XML
13 39 (10.83%) Waterfall
14 38 (10.56%) COBOL
15 36 (10.00%) IBM
16 35 (9.72%) Investment Banking
17 33 (9.17%) Mainframe
18 31 (8.61%) QA
19 30 (8.33%) JavaScript
19 30 (8.33%) Windows
19 30 (8.33%) WebSphere
20 29 (8.06%) Scrum
20 29 (8.06%) Retail
20 29 (8.06%) Web Services
20 29 (8.06%) HTML
21 27 (7.50%) Microsoft
22 25 (6.94%) Unit Testing

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 30 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 20 (5.56%) CICS
3 11 (3.06%) Apache
4 10 (2.78%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.67%) MQSeries
6 5 (1.39%) MS Exchange
6 5 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.11%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.56%) WebSphere Process Server
8 2 (0.56%) Confluence
9 1 (0.28%) CMS
9 1 (0.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (4.17%) MS Office
2 7 (1.94%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (2.22%) Summit
2 5 (1.39%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (1.11%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.28%) Loan IQ
5 1 (0.28%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.11%) SWIFTNet
2 3 (0.83%) FTP
3 2 (0.56%) VPN
3 2 (0.56%) Internet
4 1 (0.28%) Firewall
4 1 (0.28%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (11.94%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.56%) DB2
3 10 (2.78%) NonStop SQL
4 8 (2.22%) Oracle Database
5 7 (1.94%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.56%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (0.56%) Adabas
7 2 (0.56%) Data Mart
7 2 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.28%) QlikView
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (3.61%) SpecFlow
2 10 (2.78%) JBehave
3 6 (1.67%) JIRA
4 4 (1.11%) Selenium
4 4 (1.11%) Rational Performance Tester
4 4 (1.11%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.11%) LoadRunner
4 4 (1.11%) JMeter
5 3 (0.83%) Subversion
6 2 (0.56%) Maven
6 2 (0.56%) NUnit
6 2 (0.56%) CruiseControl
6 2 (0.56%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (0.56%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.28%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.28%) Xcode
General
1 285 (79.17%) Finance
2 193 (53.61%) Banking
3 50 (13.89%) Back Office
4 35 (9.72%) Investment Banking
5 29 (8.06%) Retail
6 16 (4.44%) Financial Institution
7 10 (2.78%) Marketing
7 10 (2.78%) Spanish Language
8 9 (2.50%) Front Office
9 7 (1.94%) Wholesale Banking
10 3 (0.83%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.83%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.28%) German Language
11 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.28%) Billing
11 1 (0.28%) Law
11 1 (0.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 132 (36.67%) Analyst
2 76 (21.11%) Business Analyst
3 49 (13.61%) Developer
4 45 (12.50%) Architect
5 26 (7.22%) Solutions Architect
6 22 (6.11%) Support Analyst
7 21 (5.83%) Senior Developer
7 21 (5.83%) Designer
8 20 (5.56%) SQL Developer
9 19 (5.28%) Java Developer
9 19 (5.28%) Applications Support
9 19 (5.28%) Payments Business Analyst
10 18 (5.00%) Programmer
11 17 (4.72%) Senior SQL Developer
12 14 (3.89%) Development Manager
12 14 (3.89%) Senior Analyst
13 13 (3.61%) Project Manager
13 13 (3.61%) Consultant
14 12 (3.33%) Lead Developer
15 11 (3.06%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (18.06%) FIX Protocol
2 43 (11.94%) XML
3 29 (8.06%) HTML
3 29 (8.06%) Web Services
4 24 (6.67%) JMS
5 22 (6.11%) Spring
6 20 (5.56%) FpML
7 14 (3.89%) WebSphere MQ
8 12 (3.33%) .NET
9 10 (2.78%) Hibernate
9 10 (2.78%) Dojo
10 9 (2.50%) J2EE
10 9 (2.50%) Middleware
11 8 (2.22%) REST
12 6 (1.67%) XML Messaging
13 5 (1.39%) ISPF
13 5 (1.39%) Apache Flex
14 3 (0.83%) RESTful
15 2 (0.56%) AngularJS
15 2 (0.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 49 (13.61%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (9.17%) Mainframe
3 20 (5.56%) Equities
4 16 (4.44%) Tandem
5 13 (3.61%) N-Tier
6 11 (3.06%) Derivative
6 11 (3.06%) Credit Risk
7 10 (2.78%) EFT
7 10 (2.78%) Fixed Income
7 10 (2.78%) Computer Science
8 9 (2.50%) Social Media
8 9 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (1.94%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.94%) Economics
9 7 (1.94%) Reference Data
10 5 (1.39%) IBM Mainframe
10 5 (1.39%) DTCC
11 4 (1.11%) AS400
11 4 (1.11%) iSeries
12 3 (0.83%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 55 (15.28%) UNIX
2 30 (8.33%) Windows
3 12 (3.33%) Solaris
4 11 (3.06%) zOS
5 8 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.67%) Linux
7 5 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.39%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.56%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.56%) Windows 2000
8 2 (0.56%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.28%) Android
9 1 (0.28%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (22.78%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (18.61%) Project Management
3 50 (13.89%) Business Analysis
4 39 (10.83%) Waterfall
5 29 (8.06%) Scrum
6 25 (6.94%) Unit Testing
6 25 (6.94%) Mentoring
7 23 (6.39%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (6.39%) Multithreading
7 23 (6.39%) TDD
7 23 (6.39%) Change Management
8 22 (6.11%) SOA
9 21 (5.83%) OO
10 19 (5.28%) OOD
11 18 (5.00%) Cash Management
11 18 (5.00%) Automated Testing
11 18 (5.00%) Coaching
12 17 (4.72%) User Acceptance Testing
13 16 (4.44%) Product Management
13 16 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 100 (27.78%) SQL
2 59 (16.39%) Java
3 38 (10.56%) COBOL
4 30 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 11 (3.06%) T-SQL
5 11 (3.06%) C#
6 10 (2.78%) C++
7 9 (2.50%) VB.NET
7 9 (2.50%) PL/SQL
8 6 (1.67%) LINC
9 5 (1.39%) JCL
9 5 (1.39%) C
9 5 (1.39%) Perl
10 3 (0.83%) VB
10 3 (0.83%) VBA
10 3 (0.83%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.56%) NATURAL
12 1 (0.28%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.28%) AWK
12 1 (0.28%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 56 (15.56%) Degree
2 22 (6.11%) ISEB
3 21 (5.83%) ISTQB
4 9 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.28%) CISSP
5 1 (0.28%) MBA
5 1 (0.28%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.28%) IIBA
5 1 (0.28%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (8.61%) QA
2 6 (1.67%) FATCA
3 2 (0.56%) EMIR
3 2 (0.56%) Basel III
3 2 (0.56%) ISO 8583
3 2 (0.56%) MiFID
4 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.39%) vSphere
2 2 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.39%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 49 (13.61%) Oracle
2 36 (10.00%) IBM
3 27 (7.50%) Microsoft
4 15 (4.17%) HP
5 13 (3.61%) Sybase
6 9 (2.50%) BT
7 7 (1.94%) Remedy
8 6 (1.67%) SunGard
8 6 (1.67%) TIBCO
8 6 (1.67%) Unisys
9 5 (1.39%) BMC
9 5 (1.39%) VMware
9 5 (1.39%) Bloomberg
10 4 (1.11%) Green Hat
11 3 (0.83%) Tableau
12 2 (0.56%) Fundtech
12 2 (0.56%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.56%) Reuters
12 2 (0.56%) Misys
13 1 (0.28%) Calypso
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