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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 452 478 449
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -29
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 158 161 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.37% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.88% 0.81% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 137 116 147
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £44,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £90,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £49,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-14.14% -17.50%
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
17982 19880 18744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.56% 46.24% 44.07%
Number of salaries quoted 14682 15807 15325
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +3 49 £65,000 +4.00% 14
Docklands, London - 15 - -
SWIFT
England

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 243 (75.23%) Finance
2 166 (51.39%) Banking
3 83 (25.70%) SQL
4 70 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (18.58%) FIX Protocol
6 56 (17.34%) Degree
7 54 (16.72%) UNIX
8 50 (15.48%) Java
9 48 (14.86%) Project Management
10 46 (14.24%) Back Office
11 40 (12.38%) Oracle
11 40 (12.38%) XML
12 38 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
13 34 (10.53%) Investment Banking
14 33 (10.22%) SQL Server
15 30 (9.29%) IBM
15 30 (9.29%) Business Analysis
15 30 (9.29%) WebSphere
16 29 (8.98%) COBOL
17 26 (8.05%) Change Management
17 26 (8.05%) Retail
18 25 (7.74%) Scrum
18 25 (7.74%) Mainframe
18 25 (7.74%) OO
18 25 (7.74%) Waterfall
19 24 (7.43%) Continuous Integration
19 24 (7.43%) HTML
20 23 (7.12%) JavaScript
20 23 (7.12%) Windows
20 23 (7.12%) Web Services

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (9.29%) WebSphere
2 14 (4.33%) CICS
3 10 (3.10%) Apache
3 10 (3.10%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.55%) WebSphere Process Server
4 5 (1.55%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.24%) Confluence
6 3 (0.93%) MQSeries
6 3 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (0.93%) IIS
7 2 (0.62%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
8 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.31%) CMS
8 1 (0.31%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (1.55%) MS Office
2 2 (0.62%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.62%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.24%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (0.93%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
2 3 (0.93%) Algo Collateral
2 3 (0.93%) IntelliMatch
2 3 (0.93%) Summit
3 2 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.31%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.24%) SaaS
2 3 (0.93%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.02%) Internet
2 11 (3.41%) FTP
3 10 (3.10%) Intranet
4 4 (1.24%) SWIFTNet
5 2 (0.62%) VPN
6 1 (0.31%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (10.22%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.48%) NonStop SQL
3 7 (2.17%) Oracle Database
3 7 (2.17%) DB2
4 5 (1.55%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.62%) Adabas
7 2 (0.62%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.62%) Data Mart
7 2 (0.62%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 10 (3.10%) SpecFlow
2 9 (2.79%) Xcode
3 7 (2.17%) JBehave
4 4 (1.24%) LoadRunner
4 4 (1.24%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.24%) Rational Performance Tester
5 3 (0.93%) Subversion
6 2 (0.62%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (0.62%) CruiseControl
6 2 (0.62%) NUnit
6 2 (0.62%) Maven
6 2 (0.62%) JIRA
6 2 (0.62%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.31%) ClearCase
General
1 243 (75.23%) Finance
2 166 (51.39%) Banking
3 46 (14.24%) Back Office
4 34 (10.53%) Investment Banking
5 26 (8.05%) Retail
6 10 (3.10%) Front Office
6 10 (3.10%) Marketing
7 9 (2.79%) Financial Institution
8 7 (2.17%) Spanish Language
9 6 (1.86%) Law
10 4 (1.24%) French Language
11 3 (0.93%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.93%) Legal
11 3 (0.93%) Publishing
12 2 (0.62%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.62%) International Banking
13 1 (0.31%) German Language
13 1 (0.31%) Wholesale Banking
13 1 (0.31%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 116 (35.91%) Analyst
2 52 (16.10%) Business Analyst
3 51 (15.79%) Developer
4 41 (12.69%) Architect
5 27 (8.36%) Applications Support
6 25 (7.74%) Solutions Architect
7 22 (6.81%) Support Analyst
8 18 (5.57%) iOS Developer
9 17 (5.26%) Senior Developer
9 17 (5.26%) Designer
10 15 (4.64%) Programmer
10 15 (4.64%) Consultant
11 14 (4.33%) Development Manager
11 14 (4.33%) SQL Developer
12 12 (3.72%) Java Developer
12 12 (3.72%) Technical Analyst
12 12 (3.72%) Senior SQL Developer
13 11 (3.41%) Applications Support Analyst
13 11 (3.41%) Technical Specialist
13 11 (3.41%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (18.58%) FIX Protocol
2 40 (12.38%) XML
3 24 (7.43%) HTML
4 23 (7.12%) Web Services
5 17 (5.26%) FpML
6 16 (4.95%) .NET
7 14 (4.33%) WebSphere MQ
7 14 (4.33%) XML Messaging
8 12 (3.72%) JMS
8 12 (3.72%) Spring
9 11 (3.41%) Middleware
10 8 (2.48%) Cocoa
11 7 (2.17%) Dojo
11 7 (2.17%) Hibernate
12 6 (1.86%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 6 (1.86%) RESTful
13 5 (1.55%) iOS SDK
13 5 (1.55%) J2EE
14 4 (1.24%) ISPF
14 4 (1.24%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 38 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (7.74%) Mainframe
3 18 (5.57%) Equities
4 16 (4.95%) Fixed Income
5 14 (4.33%) Tandem
6 11 (3.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 10 (3.10%) N-Tier
8 8 (2.48%) Computer Science
8 8 (2.48%) Social Media
9 7 (2.17%) Open Source
9 7 (2.17%) Reference Data
9 7 (2.17%) User Experience
9 7 (2.17%) Economics
9 7 (2.17%) Derivative
10 6 (1.86%) iPhone
11 5 (1.55%) Mathematics
11 5 (1.55%) DTCC
11 5 (1.55%) EMV
12 4 (1.24%) Management Information System
12 4 (1.24%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 54 (16.72%) UNIX
2 23 (7.12%) Windows
3 19 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 13 (4.02%) Solaris
4 13 (4.02%) Linux
5 7 (2.17%) zOS
5 7 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.62%) Windows 2000
8 2 (0.62%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.62%) Android
9 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.31%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (14.86%) Project Management
3 30 (9.29%) Business Analysis
4 26 (8.05%) Change Management
5 25 (7.74%) Scrum
5 25 (7.74%) OO
5 25 (7.74%) Waterfall
6 24 (7.43%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (6.81%) Unit Testing
8 21 (6.50%) TDD
9 19 (5.88%) Cash Management
10 18 (5.57%) iOS Development
11 17 (5.26%) Mentoring
12 16 (4.95%) Multithreading
12 16 (4.95%) OOD
13 15 (4.64%) Automated Testing
14 14 (4.33%) Risk Management
14 14 (4.33%) Coaching
15 13 (4.02%) User Acceptance Testing
16 12 (3.72%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 83 (25.70%) SQL
2 50 (15.48%) Java
3 29 (8.98%) COBOL
4 23 (7.12%) JavaScript
5 18 (5.57%) Objective-C
6 15 (4.64%) C++
7 13 (4.02%) Perl
8 12 (3.72%) C#
9 10 (3.10%) PL/SQL
10 9 (2.79%) VB.NET
11 8 (2.48%) T-SQL
12 7 (2.17%) C
13 6 (1.86%) LINC
14 4 (1.24%) REXX
14 4 (1.24%) PL/1
14 4 (1.24%) Assembly Language
14 4 (1.24%) JCL
14 4 (1.24%) VB
14 4 (1.24%) AWK
15 3 (0.93%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 56 (17.34%) Degree
2 12 (3.72%) ISTQB
3 10 (3.10%) CISM
3 10 (3.10%) CISSP
3 10 (3.10%) CISMP
4 8 (2.48%) ISEB
5 6 (1.86%) VCP4
6 5 (1.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.31%) IIBA
7 1 (0.31%) CBAP
7 1 (0.31%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.31%) MBA
7 1 (0.31%) PMP
7 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.81%) QA
2 6 (1.86%) FATCA
3 4 (1.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.24%) ISO 8583
3 4 (1.24%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.24%) PABP
4 2 (0.62%) SLA
4 2 (0.62%) Basel III
5 1 (0.31%) COBIT
5 1 (0.31%) MiFID
5 1 (0.31%) EMIR
5 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (1.24%) StorNext
2 2 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.24%) CA Endevor
2 2 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (12.38%) Oracle
2 30 (9.29%) IBM
3 17 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 16 (4.95%) Sybase
5 13 (4.02%) HP
6 10 (3.10%) TIBCO
7 9 (2.79%) BT
8 6 (1.86%) Unisys
9 5 (1.55%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.55%) Apple
10 4 (1.24%) Remedy
10 4 (1.24%) Green Hat
10 4 (1.24%) Retalix
11 3 (0.93%) Brady
11 3 (0.93%) Cognos
11 3 (0.93%) Sun
11 3 (0.93%) Reuters
11 3 (0.93%) Bloomberg
11 3 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.62%) Misys
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £70000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Consulting Point
Salary: £28000 - £43000 per annum + Bonus + Package (negotiable)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Consulting Point
Salary: £28000 - £43000 per annum + Bonus + Package (negotiable)
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: exceptional benefits package and excellent bonus scheme
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Global Markets Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago