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 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 449 479 457
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -22
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 165 158 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.35% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% 0.77% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 141 133 147
Average salary £60,000 £72,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.24% +31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £87,900 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
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
19343 20396 21614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.68% 44.92% 45.15%
Number of salaries quoted 16092 16309 18061
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 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 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
City of London +30 52 £62,500 -19.35% 10
Docklands, London -10 3 - -
SWIFT
England

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 219 (69.09%) Finance
2 184 (58.04%) Banking
3 97 (30.60%) SQL
4 53 (16.72%) Degree
4 53 (16.72%) Back Office
5 52 (16.40%) UNIX
6 51 (16.09%) Java
7 49 (15.46%) Oracle
7 49 (15.46%) Project Management
8 47 (14.83%) XML
9 46 (14.51%) WebSphere
10 45 (14.20%) FIX Protocol
11 43 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
12 39 (12.30%) Windows
13 38 (11.99%) IBM
14 37 (11.67%) SQL Server
15 33 (10.41%) QA
15 33 (10.41%) Analytical Skills
16 32 (10.09%) Investment Banking
16 32 (10.09%) Change Management
17 31 (9.78%) Business Analysis
18 29 (9.15%) Linux
19 28 (8.83%) Perl
20 27 (8.52%) .NET
21 26 (8.20%) Retail
21 26 (8.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 25 (7.89%) FpML
22 25 (7.89%) Mentoring
23 24 (7.57%) COBOL
23 24 (7.57%) Middleware

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 46 (14.51%) WebSphere
2 24 (7.57%) IIS
3 19 (5.99%) Apache
4 18 (5.68%) Tomcat
5 15 (4.73%) WebSphere Application Server
6 11 (3.47%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (2.52%) CICS
8 7 (2.21%) WebSphere Process Server
9 5 (1.58%) MQSeries
10 4 (1.26%) CMS
10 4 (1.26%) Confluence
11 3 (0.95%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
12 2 (0.63%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.32%) AquaLogic
13 1 (0.32%) AquaLogic Service Bus
13 1 (0.32%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 7 (2.21%) MS Office
2 4 (1.26%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (4.42%) IntelliMatch
2 13 (4.10%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
3 5 (1.58%) Algo Collateral
4 4 (1.26%) HiPortfolio
5 3 (0.95%) Kondor+
6 2 (0.63%) Loan IQ
6 2 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.63%) Summit
7 1 (0.32%) MultiFonds
7 1 (0.32%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.99%) Internet
2 18 (5.68%) Intranet
3 13 (4.10%) FTP
4 7 (2.21%) HTTP
4 7 (2.21%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.63%) VPN
5 2 (0.63%) DNS
5 2 (0.63%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.63%) SSL
5 2 (0.63%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.99%) Oracle Database
3 9 (2.84%) NonStop SQL
3 9 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (2.21%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.89%) RDBMS
6 5 (1.58%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.95%) Hyperion Smart View
9 2 (0.63%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.32%) DB2
10 1 (0.32%) Data Mart
10 1 (0.32%) Adabas
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 8 (2.52%) Eclipse
1 8 (2.52%) Selenium
2 7 (2.21%) Xcode
3 5 (1.58%) JUnit
3 5 (1.58%) Subversion
3 5 (1.58%) WebDriver
3 5 (1.58%) Selenium IDE
4 4 (1.26%) JIRA
4 4 (1.26%) NUnit
5 3 (0.95%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.63%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.32%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.32%) Maven
7 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.32%) Cucumber
General
1 219 (69.09%) Finance
2 184 (58.04%) Banking
3 53 (16.72%) Back Office
4 32 (10.09%) Investment Banking
5 26 (8.20%) Retail
6 10 (3.15%) Front Office
7 8 (2.52%) Spanish Language
8 6 (1.89%) French Language
9 5 (1.58%) Law
9 5 (1.58%) Legal
10 4 (1.26%) Corporate Banking
10 4 (1.26%) International Banking
11 3 (0.95%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.95%) Publishing
11 3 (0.95%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.63%) Wholesale Banking
12 2 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 129 (40.69%) Analyst
2 46 (14.51%) Business Analyst
3 41 (12.93%) Developer
3 41 (12.93%) Applications Support
4 39 (12.30%) Architect
5 35 (11.04%) Support Analyst
6 24 (7.57%) Solutions Architect
6 24 (7.57%) Applications Support Analyst
7 16 (5.05%) Information Analyst
7 16 (5.05%) Information Security Analyst
7 16 (5.05%) Security Analyst
7 16 (5.05%) Consultant
7 16 (5.05%) iOS Developer
8 13 (4.10%) Senior Analyst
9 12 (3.79%) Senior Developer
9 12 (3.79%) Technical Specialist
10 11 (3.47%) Payments Business Analyst
10 11 (3.47%) Designer
11 10 (3.15%) .NET Developer
11 10 (3.15%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (14.83%) XML
2 45 (14.20%) FIX Protocol
3 27 (8.52%) .NET
4 25 (7.89%) FpML
5 24 (7.57%) Middleware
6 22 (6.94%) HTML
7 17 (5.36%) Web Services
8 11 (3.47%) WebSphere MQ
9 9 (2.84%) XML Messaging
9 9 (2.84%) XSLT
10 7 (2.21%) Cocoa
10 7 (2.21%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 6 (1.89%) SOAP
12 5 (1.58%) XSL
12 5 (1.58%) WinForms
12 5 (1.58%) WPF
13 4 (1.26%) JSON
13 4 (1.26%) RESTful
13 4 (1.26%) iOS SDK
13 4 (1.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (10.41%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (8.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 19 (5.99%) Fixed Income
4 17 (5.36%) Equities
5 15 (4.73%) Tandem
6 13 (4.10%) Mainframe
7 12 (3.79%) Open Source
8 8 (2.52%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.52%) PACS
9 7 (2.21%) Derivative
9 7 (2.21%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.58%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.58%) iPhone
10 5 (1.58%) User Experience
10 5 (1.58%) Economics
11 4 (1.26%) EMV
11 4 (1.26%) Statistics
11 4 (1.26%) Reference Data
12 3 (0.95%) N-Tier
12 3 (0.95%) STB
Operating Systems
1 52 (16.40%) UNIX
2 39 (12.30%) Windows
3 29 (9.15%) Linux
4 16 (5.05%) Apple iOS
5 13 (4.10%) Solaris
6 9 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.89%) zOS
8 5 (1.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.95%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (15.46%) Project Management
2 43 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (10.09%) Change Management
4 31 (9.78%) Business Analysis
5 25 (7.89%) Mentoring
6 20 (6.31%) User Acceptance Testing
7 19 (5.99%) Cash Management
8 16 (5.05%) Release Management
8 16 (5.05%) Coaching
8 16 (5.05%) iOS Development
8 16 (5.05%) Information Security
9 15 (4.73%) Waterfall
10 14 (4.42%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (4.42%) Unit Testing
10 14 (4.42%) Integration Testing
10 14 (4.42%) System Testing
11 13 (4.10%) TDD
11 13 (4.10%) Product Management
12 12 (3.79%) Risk Management
12 12 (3.79%) OO
Programming Languages
1 97 (30.60%) SQL
2 51 (16.09%) Java
3 28 (8.83%) Perl
4 24 (7.57%) COBOL
5 23 (7.26%) JavaScript
6 18 (5.68%) C++
7 16 (5.05%) PL/SQL
7 16 (5.05%) Objective-C
8 14 (4.42%) VB.NET
9 12 (3.79%) C#
10 11 (3.47%) VBA
10 11 (3.47%) Shell Script
11 8 (2.52%) C
12 6 (1.89%) VB
13 5 (1.58%) ActionScript
13 5 (1.58%) VB6
13 5 (1.58%) ActionScript 2.0
14 4 (1.26%) AWK
14 4 (1.26%) JCL
14 4 (1.26%) XAML
Qualifications
1 53 (16.72%) Degree
2 16 (5.05%) CISSP
2 16 (5.05%) CISM
2 16 (5.05%) CISMP
3 10 (3.15%) ISTQB
4 8 (2.52%) ISEB
5 4 (1.26%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.95%) MBA
7 2 (0.63%) PMP
7 2 (0.63%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.32%) IIBA
8 1 (0.32%) CBAP
8 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (10.41%) QA
2 7 (2.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.26%) ISO 8583
3 4 (1.26%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.26%) PABP
4 2 (0.63%) SLA
4 2 (0.63%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.32%) COBIT
5 1 (0.32%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (1.26%) StorNext
2 2 (0.63%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.63%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (3.15%) Tivoli
2 8 (2.52%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 5 (1.58%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (1.26%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 49 (15.46%) Oracle
2 38 (11.99%) IBM
3 20 (6.31%) Sybase
4 17 (5.36%) HP
5 16 (5.05%) TIBCO
5 16 (5.05%) Microsoft
6 13 (4.10%) Sun
6 13 (4.10%) Brady
7 11 (3.47%) Red Hat
8 7 (2.21%) BT
9 5 (1.58%) Bloomberg
9 5 (1.58%) Cognos
9 5 (1.58%) SunGard
10 4 (1.26%) Apple
10 4 (1.26%) Reuters
10 4 (1.26%) Remedy
10 4 (1.26%) Retalix
10 4 (1.26%) Fundtech
11 3 (0.95%) Ab Initio
11 3 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + car, bonus, housing allowence
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Radley James Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Posted: 27 days ago