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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 422 521 466
Rank change year-on-year
+99 -55
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 206 137 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.47% 0.28% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.07% 0.61% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 171 124 126
Average salary £57,500 £67,250 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.49% +3.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £90,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-18.36% -2.00%
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
19252 22562 19845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 44.32% 46.37% 45.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15655 18464 16245
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +79 78 £52,500 -21.64% 14
Docklands, London +5 4 - -
SWIFT
England

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 286 (77.93%) Finance
2 197 (53.68%) Banking
3 101 (27.52%) SQL
4 81 (22.07%) Agile Software Development
5 64 (17.44%) Project Management
6 61 (16.62%) Degree
7 59 (16.08%) FIX Protocol
8 57 (15.53%) Java
8 57 (15.53%) Business Analysis
9 49 (13.35%) Oracle
9 49 (13.35%) Analytical Skills
10 48 (13.08%) UNIX
11 44 (11.99%) Back Office
12 43 (11.72%) SQL Server
13 40 (10.90%) XML
14 38 (10.35%) Waterfall
15 35 (9.54%) IBM
15 35 (9.54%) Investment Banking
16 34 (9.26%) SOA
16 34 (9.26%) ISEB
17 33 (8.99%) Mainframe
17 33 (8.99%) COBOL
18 31 (8.45%) Microsoft
19 30 (8.17%) Retail
20 29 (7.90%) Scrum
20 29 (7.90%) Web Services
21 28 (7.63%) Windows
22 27 (7.36%) DB2
23 26 (7.08%) QA
23 26 (7.08%) JavaScript

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 24 (6.54%) WebSphere
2 20 (5.45%) CICS
3 11 (3.00%) Tomcat
4 9 (2.45%) Apache
5 6 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (1.63%) MS Exchange
5 6 (1.63%) MQSeries
5 6 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.09%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.54%) WebSphere Process Server
7 2 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (5.18%) MS Office
2 9 (2.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.91%) Summit
2 5 (1.36%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (1.09%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.54%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.54%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.54%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.27%) SAP FSCM
6 1 (0.27%) IntelliMatch
6 1 (0.27%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.54%) SWIFTNet
2 1 (0.27%) FTP
2 1 (0.27%) VPN
2 1 (0.27%) Internet
2 1 (0.27%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (11.72%) SQL Server
2 27 (7.36%) DB2
3 9 (2.45%) Oracle Database
4 8 (2.18%) NonStop SQL
5 7 (1.91%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.54%) Data Mart
7 2 (0.54%) Adabas
7 2 (0.54%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.27%) QlikView
8 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (3.54%) SpecFlow
2 10 (2.72%) JBehave
3 6 (1.63%) JIRA
4 5 (1.36%) Selenium
5 4 (1.09%) JMeter
5 4 (1.09%) LoadRunner
5 4 (1.09%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.09%) Rational Performance Tester
6 2 (0.54%) NUnit
6 2 (0.54%) CruiseControl
6 2 (0.54%) Subversion
6 2 (0.54%) Maven
6 2 (0.54%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (0.54%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.27%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.27%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.27%) CocoaPods
7 1 (0.27%) Xcode
General
1 286 (77.93%) Finance
2 197 (53.68%) Banking
3 44 (11.99%) Back Office
4 35 (9.54%) Investment Banking
5 30 (8.17%) Retail
6 19 (5.18%) Financial Institution
7 9 (2.45%) Marketing
7 9 (2.45%) Wholesale Banking
7 9 (2.45%) Front Office
8 8 (2.18%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.82%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.54%) Law
10 2 (0.54%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.27%) German Language
11 1 (0.27%) Billing
11 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 146 (39.78%) Analyst
2 85 (23.16%) Business Analyst
3 49 (13.35%) Developer
4 45 (12.26%) Architect
5 27 (7.36%) Designer
6 26 (7.08%) Payments Business Analyst
7 25 (6.81%) Support Analyst
8 23 (6.27%) Solutions Architect
9 19 (5.18%) Senior Developer
9 19 (5.18%) Applications Support
9 19 (5.18%) Java Developer
10 18 (4.90%) Programmer
11 17 (4.63%) SQL Developer
12 15 (4.09%) Senior SQL Developer
12 15 (4.09%) Senior Analyst
12 15 (4.09%) Test Analyst
13 14 (3.81%) Project Manager
13 14 (3.81%) Development Manager
14 13 (3.54%) Consultant
15 12 (3.27%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (16.08%) FIX Protocol
2 40 (10.90%) XML
3 29 (7.90%) Web Services
4 25 (6.81%) HTML
5 24 (6.54%) JMS
6 22 (5.99%) Spring
7 14 (3.81%) FpML
8 12 (3.27%) .NET
9 10 (2.72%) Hibernate
9 10 (2.72%) WebSphere MQ
9 10 (2.72%) Dojo
10 9 (2.45%) Middleware
10 9 (2.45%) J2EE
11 8 (2.18%) REST
12 6 (1.63%) XML Messaging
13 5 (1.36%) Apache Flex
13 5 (1.36%) ISPF
14 4 (1.09%) RESTful
15 2 (0.54%) Swing
15 2 (0.54%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 49 (13.35%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (8.99%) Mainframe
3 18 (4.90%) Equities
4 13 (3.54%) Computer Science
4 13 (3.54%) N-Tier
4 13 (3.54%) Derivative
5 12 (3.27%) EFT
5 12 (3.27%) Credit Risk
6 11 (3.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 10 (2.72%) Fixed Income
8 9 (2.45%) Social Media
9 8 (2.18%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.91%) Reference Data
10 7 (1.91%) iSeries
10 7 (1.91%) Economics
10 7 (1.91%) AS400
11 5 (1.36%) DTCC
11 5 (1.36%) IBM Mainframe
11 5 (1.36%) Tandem
12 3 (0.82%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 48 (13.08%) UNIX
2 28 (7.63%) Windows
3 9 (2.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (2.45%) zOS
3 9 (2.45%) Solaris
4 7 (1.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (1.91%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.63%) Linux
6 4 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.82%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.54%) Windows 2000
8 2 (0.54%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.27%) Android
9 1 (0.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (22.07%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (17.44%) Project Management
3 57 (15.53%) Business Analysis
4 38 (10.35%) Waterfall
5 34 (9.26%) SOA
6 29 (7.90%) Scrum
7 25 (6.81%) Unit Testing
8 24 (6.54%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (6.27%) TDD
9 23 (6.27%) Change Management
9 23 (6.27%) Multithreading
9 23 (6.27%) Mentoring
10 22 (5.99%) User Acceptance Testing
10 22 (5.99%) OO
11 19 (5.18%) OOD
12 18 (4.90%) Automated Testing
12 18 (4.90%) Coaching
13 17 (4.63%) Cash Management
13 17 (4.63%) UML
14 16 (4.36%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 101 (27.52%) SQL
2 57 (15.53%) Java
3 33 (8.99%) COBOL
4 26 (7.08%) JavaScript
5 12 (3.27%) C#
6 11 (3.00%) T-SQL
7 10 (2.72%) C++
8 9 (2.45%) PL/SQL
8 9 (2.45%) VB.NET
9 7 (1.91%) C
10 6 (1.63%) LINC
11 5 (1.36%) JCL
12 4 (1.09%) VBA
13 3 (0.82%) VB
13 3 (0.82%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.54%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.54%) NATURAL
14 2 (0.54%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 61 (16.62%) Degree
2 34 (9.26%) ISEB
3 26 (7.08%) ISTQB
4 11 (3.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.27%) IIBA
5 1 (0.27%) CBAP
5 1 (0.27%) CCNA
5 1 (0.27%) MCP
5 1 (0.27%) CISSP
5 1 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.27%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.08%) QA
2 6 (1.63%) FATCA
3 2 (0.54%) ISO 8583
3 2 (0.54%) SLA
3 2 (0.54%) EMIR
3 2 (0.54%) Basel III
3 2 (0.54%) MiFID
4 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (1.63%) vSphere
2 2 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (3.00%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.36%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.27%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 49 (13.35%) Oracle
2 35 (9.54%) IBM
3 31 (8.45%) Microsoft
4 11 (3.00%) HP
5 10 (2.72%) Sybase
5 10 (2.72%) Bloomberg
6 7 (1.91%) SunGard
6 7 (1.91%) VMware
7 6 (1.63%) Unisys
7 6 (1.63%) TIBCO
8 5 (1.36%) Reuters
8 5 (1.36%) Remedy
8 5 (1.36%) BMC
8 5 (1.36%) BT
9 4 (1.09%) Green Hat
10 3 (0.82%) Tableau
11 2 (0.54%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.54%) SAP
11 2 (0.54%) Cisco
11 2 (0.54%) Misys
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + package and bonus!
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: Competitive salary + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Northern Trust
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £40000 - £54000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
iKonnect
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Collingwood Associates
Salary: £80k - £100k + excellent bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £47000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £47000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 24 days ago