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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 492 455 409
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -46
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 150 166 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.37% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.87% 0.94% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 124 150 218
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £55,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +17.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,250 £90,250 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
17255 17579 20320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.34% 39.69% 39.98%
Number of salaries quoted 14122 14274 17479
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £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 21 August 2014.

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 21 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
City of London -25 60 £67,500 +22.72% 10
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
Docklands, London +2 1 - -
SWIFT
England

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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.

1 217 (72.58%) Finance
2 187 (62.54%) Banking
3 119 (39.80%) SQL
4 75 (25.08%) Oracle
5 66 (22.07%) Java
6 64 (21.40%) Project Management
6 64 (21.40%) Business Analysis
7 61 (20.40%) WebSphere
8 55 (18.39%) Linux
9 54 (18.06%) Back Office
10 52 (17.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 50 (16.72%) Windows
12 48 (16.05%) XML
13 46 (15.38%) QA
14 42 (14.05%) Oracle Database
15 41 (13.71%) Middleware
16 35 (11.71%) Retail
16 35 (11.71%) Degree
17 33 (11.04%) SQL Server
18 32 (10.70%) UNIX
18 32 (10.70%) IBM
18 32 (10.70%) Red Hat
19 31 (10.37%) Tivoli
19 31 (10.37%) Investment Banking
20 29 (9.70%) Change Management
20 29 (9.70%) Use Case
21 28 (9.36%) WebSphere Process Server
22 27 (9.03%) Tivoli Monitoring
23 26 (8.70%) IIS
24 25 (8.36%) UML

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 61 (20.40%) WebSphere
2 28 (9.36%) WebSphere Process Server
3 26 (8.70%) IIS
4 25 (8.36%) BizTalk Server
5 23 (7.69%) Tomcat
6 15 (5.02%) MQSeries
6 15 (5.02%) WebSphere Application Server
7 11 (3.68%) Apache
8 9 (3.01%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.67%) AquaLogic
9 5 (1.67%) AquaLogic Service Bus
9 5 (1.67%) Oracle Service Bus
10 3 (1.00%) CMS
11 2 (0.67%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.67%) SAS
12 1 (0.33%) Documentum
12 1 (0.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (3.34%) MS Visio
2 5 (1.67%) MS Office
2 5 (1.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (5.69%) IntelliMatch
2 13 (4.35%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
3 5 (1.67%) HiPortfolio
4 3 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.00%) Kondor+
5 2 (0.67%) Temenos T24
5 2 (0.67%) Algo Collateral
5 2 (0.67%) Global One
6 1 (0.33%) MultiFonds
6 1 (0.33%) FLEXCUBE
6 1 (0.33%) RMDS
6 1 (0.33%) Loan IQ
6 1 (0.33%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.68%) HTTP
1 11 (3.68%) TCP/IP
2 10 (3.34%) Firewall
3 7 (2.34%) DNS
4 4 (1.34%) HTTPS
4 4 (1.34%) SSL
4 4 (1.34%) FTP
4 4 (1.34%) Internet
5 3 (1.00%) DHCP
5 3 (1.00%) SWIFTNet
6 2 (0.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (14.05%) Oracle Database
2 33 (11.04%) SQL Server
3 13 (4.35%) RDBMS
3 13 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.67%) DB2
5 5 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.34%) NonStop SQL
6 4 (1.34%) MySQL
7 3 (1.00%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.67%) Hyperion Smart View
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.33%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 9 (3.01%) Selenium
2 8 (2.68%) Eclipse
3 7 (2.34%) JIRA
4 6 (2.01%) JUnit
4 6 (2.01%) Visual Studio
4 6 (2.01%) WebDriver
5 5 (1.67%) Selenium IDE
6 4 (1.34%) NUnit
7 3 (1.00%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.67%) Redmine
8 2 (0.67%) Subversion
9 1 (0.33%) Maven
9 1 (0.33%) TestDirector
9 1 (0.33%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.33%) Log4j
9 1 (0.33%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.33%) Hudson
9 1 (0.33%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.33%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.33%) TeamCity
General
1 217 (72.58%) Finance
2 187 (62.54%) Banking
3 54 (18.06%) Back Office
4 35 (11.71%) Retail
5 31 (10.37%) Investment Banking
6 14 (4.68%) Retail Banking
7 13 (4.35%) French Language
8 11 (3.68%) Front Office
9 8 (2.68%) Marketing
9 8 (2.68%) Spanish Language
10 6 (2.01%) Corporate Banking
10 6 (2.01%) Financial Institution
11 5 (1.67%) General Ledger
12 3 (1.00%) International Banking
12 3 (1.00%) Japanese Language
13 2 (0.67%) Advertising
13 2 (0.67%) German Language
13 2 (0.67%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.33%) Publishing
14 1 (0.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 132 (44.15%) Analyst
2 75 (25.08%) Business Analyst
3 50 (16.72%) Applications Support
4 35 (11.71%) Support Analyst
5 30 (10.03%) Developer
6 28 (9.36%) Payments Business Analyst
7 26 (8.70%) Applications Support Analyst
8 24 (8.03%) Project Manager
9 23 (7.69%) Architect
10 19 (6.35%) Financial Business Analyst
11 18 (6.02%) Financial Services Business Analyst
12 16 (5.35%) Senior Analyst
13 14 (4.68%) Systems Analyst
13 14 (4.68%) Consultant
13 14 (4.68%) Lead Business Analyst
14 12 (4.01%) Solutions Architect
15 11 (3.68%) .NET Developer
15 11 (3.68%) Technical Leader
16 9 (3.01%) UML Business Analyst
16 9 (3.01%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (16.05%) XML
2 41 (13.71%) Middleware
3 24 (8.03%) .NET
4 21 (7.02%) HTML
4 21 (7.02%) FpML
5 17 (5.69%) WebSphere MQ
6 16 (5.35%) J2EE
7 15 (5.02%) Web Services
8 10 (3.34%) XSLT
9 9 (3.01%) JMS
10 7 (2.34%) SOAP
11 5 (1.67%) XSL
11 5 (1.67%) ASP.NET
11 5 (1.67%) WPF
11 5 (1.67%) WinForms
11 5 (1.67%) ISPF
12 3 (1.00%) XML Messaging
12 3 (1.00%) WCF
12 3 (1.00%) Java EE
12 3 (1.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 52 (17.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 21 (7.02%) Fixed Income
3 18 (6.02%) Equities
4 14 (4.68%) Derivative
5 12 (4.01%) Mainframe
5 12 (4.01%) Credit Risk
6 10 (3.34%) Reference Data
7 9 (3.01%) Hedge funds
8 8 (2.68%) Computer Science
8 8 (2.68%) EFT
9 7 (2.34%) Management Information System
10 6 (2.01%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 6 (2.01%) Equity Derivative
10 6 (2.01%) Open Source
11 5 (1.67%) iPad
11 5 (1.67%) PMI
11 5 (1.67%) Credit Derivative
11 5 (1.67%) PACS
11 5 (1.67%) Tandem
11 5 (1.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 55 (18.39%) Linux
2 50 (16.72%) Windows
3 32 (10.70%) UNIX
4 25 (8.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (3.68%) Solaris
6 4 (1.34%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (21.40%) Project Management
1 64 (21.40%) Business Analysis
2 29 (9.70%) Use Case
2 29 (9.70%) Change Management
3 25 (8.36%) UML
4 23 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 20 (6.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 19 (6.35%) Waterfall
6 19 (6.35%) Technical Analysis
7 18 (6.02%) Continuous Improvement
8 17 (5.69%) PRINCE2
8 17 (5.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (5.35%) Product Management
10 14 (4.68%) Cash Management
10 14 (4.68%) Service Delivery
10 14 (4.68%) Service Management
11 12 (4.01%) CRM
11 12 (4.01%) TDD
11 12 (4.01%) Programme Management
11 12 (4.01%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 119 (39.80%) SQL
2 66 (22.07%) Java
3 22 (7.36%) JavaScript
4 17 (5.69%) Perl
5 13 (4.35%) VBA
6 11 (3.68%) PL/SQL
6 11 (3.68%) C#
6 11 (3.68%) Shell Script
7 10 (3.34%) VB.NET
8 9 (3.01%) COBOL
8 9 (3.01%) JCL
9 7 (2.34%) C
10 5 (1.67%) C++
10 5 (1.67%) ActionScript
10 5 (1.67%) VB
10 5 (1.67%) VB6
10 5 (1.67%) ActionScript 2.0
11 4 (1.34%) PL/1
11 4 (1.34%) XAML
12 3 (1.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (11.71%) Degree
2 10 (3.34%) ISEB
3 8 (2.68%) ISTQB
4 7 (2.34%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.34%) PMP
6 2 (0.67%) MBA
6 2 (0.67%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (15.38%) QA
2 4 (1.34%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.34%) ISO 8583
3 3 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.00%) FATCA
4 2 (0.67%) EMIR
4 2 (0.67%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.67%) MiFID
5 1 (0.33%) AIFMD
System Software
1 4 (1.34%) Active Directory
1 4 (1.34%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 31 (10.37%) Tivoli
2 27 (9.03%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 7 (2.34%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (1.67%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 75 (25.08%) Oracle
2 32 (10.70%) IBM
2 32 (10.70%) Red Hat
3 25 (8.36%) Microsoft
4 13 (4.35%) TIBCO
4 13 (4.35%) Brady
5 12 (4.01%) Sun
6 11 (3.68%) HP
7 9 (3.01%) Sybase
8 7 (2.34%) Reuters
8 7 (2.34%) Fundtech
9 6 (2.01%) Bloomberg
10 4 (1.34%) JBoss
10 4 (1.34%) SunGard
11 3 (1.00%) Murex
11 3 (1.00%) Ab Initio
11 3 (1.00%) Citrix
11 3 (1.00%) Informatica
12 2 (0.67%) NCR
12 2 (0.67%) Cognizant
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £68000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £68000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Shell
Posted: 16 days ago
West London
Shell
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + benefits + shares
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £300.00 - £320.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago