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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 451 486 465
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -21
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 174 148 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.32% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% 0.72% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 115 126 155
Average salary £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £77,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +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
20565 20502 20879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.59% 44.18% 47.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16904 16521 17011
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
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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 +53 87 £75,000 +15.38% 3
Uxbridge - 4 £30,000 -
Bromley - 2 £72,500 -
SWIFT
England

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 269 (69.33%) Finance
2 245 (63.14%) Banking
3 101 (26.03%) SQL
4 70 (18.04%) Analytical Skills
5 68 (17.53%) Java
6 66 (17.01%) SOA
7 60 (15.46%) Oracle
8 57 (14.69%) SDLC
9 52 (13.40%) COBOL
10 51 (13.14%) XML
10 51 (13.14%) UNIX
11 50 (12.89%) Retail
12 47 (12.11%) Business Analysis
13 46 (11.86%) Degree
14 45 (11.60%) Change Management
15 43 (11.08%) Project Management
16 42 (10.82%) QA
17 41 (10.57%) Back Office
17 41 (10.57%) Agile Software Development
18 37 (9.54%) Mentoring
19 35 (9.02%) Coaching
19 35 (9.02%) Microsoft
19 35 (9.02%) SQL Server
20 34 (8.76%) J2EE
20 34 (8.76%) DB2
21 33 (8.51%) FIX Protocol
22 32 (8.25%) MS Office
22 32 (8.25%) Windows
22 32 (8.25%) ISEB
22 32 (8.25%) Mainframe

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 25 (6.44%) CICS
2 21 (5.41%) WebLogic
3 14 (3.61%) WebSphere
4 9 (2.32%) Oracle Service Bus
4 9 (2.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (1.55%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.55%) MQSeries
6 5 (1.29%) Tuxedo
6 5 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (1.29%) MS Exchange
6 5 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (1.03%) Apache
7 4 (1.03%) MTS
8 3 (0.77%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.52%) WebSphere Process Server
10 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 32 (8.25%) MS Office
2 17 (4.38%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.06%) LatentZero
1 8 (2.06%) thinkFolio
2 5 (1.29%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (1.29%) Summit
3 3 (0.77%) SAP CO
3 3 (0.77%) SAP FI
3 3 (0.77%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.52%) SAP FSCM
4 2 (0.52%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.26%) ACBS
5 1 (0.26%) Algo Collateral
5 1 (0.26%) FLEXCUBE
5 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.26%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.55%) VPN
2 5 (1.29%) FTP
3 3 (0.77%) Firewall
4 2 (0.52%) SWIFTNet
5 1 (0.26%) MRTG
5 1 (0.26%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (9.02%) SQL Server
2 34 (8.76%) DB2
3 26 (6.70%) Oracle Database
4 22 (5.67%) NonStop SQL
5 15 (3.87%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (1.55%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.55%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (1.29%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (1.29%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (1.29%) Big Data
8 4 (1.03%) Xcelsius
8 4 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.03%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 3 (0.77%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.77%) PowerCenter
10 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 25 (6.44%) JIRA
2 17 (4.38%) CocoaPods
3 16 (4.12%) TeamCity
4 10 (2.58%) FitNesse
5 7 (1.80%) Selenium
5 7 (1.80%) Ant
6 5 (1.29%) Git (software)
7 4 (1.03%) JBehave
7 4 (1.03%) Hudson
7 4 (1.03%) SpecFlow
7 4 (1.03%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (1.03%) Toad
7 4 (1.03%) JMeter
7 4 (1.03%) Subversion
7 4 (1.03%) Maven
8 2 (0.52%) ProC
9 1 (0.26%) Cucumber
General
1 269 (69.33%) Finance
2 245 (63.14%) Banking
3 50 (12.89%) Retail
4 41 (10.57%) Back Office
5 31 (7.99%) Investment Banking
6 23 (5.93%) Financial Institution
7 16 (4.12%) Wholesale Banking
8 14 (3.61%) Advertising
9 12 (3.09%) Legal
10 8 (2.06%) Marketing
11 5 (1.29%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.77%) Front Office
13 2 (0.52%) Portuguese Language
14 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.26%) International Banking
14 1 (0.26%) Law
14 1 (0.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 129 (33.25%) Analyst
2 71 (18.30%) Business Analyst
3 65 (16.75%) Developer
4 50 (12.89%) Architect
5 41 (10.57%) Support Analyst
6 39 (10.05%) Designer
7 34 (8.76%) Payments Business Analyst
8 31 (7.99%) Applications Support
9 25 (6.44%) Applications Support Analyst
10 21 (5.41%) Solutions Designer
10 21 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
11 18 (4.64%) Java Developer
11 18 (4.64%) iOS Developer
12 17 (4.38%) Consultant
13 16 (4.12%) Technical Specialist
14 14 (3.61%) Project Manager
15 13 (3.35%) Tester
16 12 (3.09%) Test Analyst
16 12 (3.09%) Banking Business Analyst
17 11 (2.84%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (13.14%) XML
2 34 (8.76%) J2EE
3 33 (8.51%) FIX Protocol
4 21 (5.41%) JMS
5 19 (4.90%) Spring
6 17 (4.38%) Web Services
7 14 (3.61%) REST
8 13 (3.35%) Middleware
9 12 (3.09%) XSLT
10 10 (2.58%) HTML
11 9 (2.32%) SOAP
11 9 (2.32%) JSON
11 9 (2.32%) Regular Expression
12 8 (2.06%) Struts
12 8 (2.06%) JDBC
12 8 (2.06%) JSP
12 8 (2.06%) Servlets
13 6 (1.55%) FpML
14 5 (1.29%) ISPF
14 5 (1.29%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 70 (18.04%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (8.25%) Mainframe
3 17 (4.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 16 (4.12%) Tandem
4 16 (4.12%) Credit Risk
4 16 (4.12%) Mobile Banking
4 16 (4.12%) User Experience
5 14 (3.61%) EFT
6 13 (3.35%) Management Information System
6 13 (3.35%) Computer Science
7 11 (2.84%) Equities
8 10 (2.58%) Derivative
9 9 (2.32%) IBM Mainframe
9 9 (2.32%) AS400
9 9 (2.32%) iSeries
9 9 (2.32%) Fedwire
10 6 (1.55%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.55%) Social Media
11 4 (1.03%) N-Tier
12 3 (0.77%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 51 (13.14%) UNIX
2 32 (8.25%) Windows
3 19 (4.90%) Linux
4 18 (4.64%) Apple iOS
5 16 (4.12%) Solaris
5 16 (4.12%) Android
6 12 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (3.09%) AIX
7 11 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.55%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.03%) zOS
10 3 (0.77%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (17.01%) SOA
2 57 (14.69%) SDLC
3 47 (12.11%) Business Analysis
4 45 (11.60%) Change Management
5 43 (11.08%) Project Management
6 41 (10.57%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (9.54%) Mentoring
8 35 (9.02%) Coaching
9 20 (5.15%) Release Management
10 19 (4.90%) Line Management
11 18 (4.64%) iOS Development
11 18 (4.64%) Software Architecture
12 17 (4.38%) Waterfall
13 16 (4.12%) Time Management
14 14 (3.61%) User Acceptance Testing
14 14 (3.61%) Data Analysis
14 14 (3.61%) Migration
14 14 (3.61%) UML
15 13 (3.35%) ITIL
15 13 (3.35%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 101 (26.03%) SQL
2 68 (17.53%) Java
3 52 (13.40%) COBOL
4 18 (4.64%) Objective-C
4 18 (4.64%) Apple Swift
5 15 (3.87%) C
6 12 (3.09%) JavaScript
7 10 (2.58%) PL/SQL
8 9 (2.32%) XQuery
8 9 (2.32%) JCL
8 9 (2.32%) Perl
8 9 (2.32%) Korn
8 9 (2.32%) Bash Shell
9 5 (1.29%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.29%) VBA
9 5 (1.29%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.03%) VBScript
10 4 (1.03%) VB
10 4 (1.03%) XPath
11 3 (0.77%) C#
Qualifications
1 46 (11.86%) Degree
2 32 (8.25%) ISEB
3 15 (3.87%) ISTQB
4 7 (1.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.29%) CCNA
7 3 (0.77%) MCP
7 3 (0.77%) MBA
8 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.26%) CISSP
8 1 (0.26%) IIBA
8 1 (0.26%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (10.82%) QA
2 5 (1.29%) SLA
3 2 (0.52%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.26%) MiFID
4 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.26%) FATCA
4 1 (0.26%) EMIR
System Software
1 5 (1.29%) Active Directory
1 5 (1.29%) vSphere
1 5 (1.29%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (0.26%) Cronacle
2 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (4.12%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.29%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.26%) Cacti
3 1 (0.26%) Zenoss
3 1 (0.26%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.26%) Nagios
3 1 (0.26%) ARCserve
3 1 (0.26%) Graphite
Vendors
1 60 (15.46%) Oracle
2 35 (9.02%) Microsoft
3 25 (6.44%) IBM
4 24 (6.19%) HP
5 23 (5.93%) Bloomberg
6 16 (4.12%) SAP
7 13 (3.35%) Reuters
8 10 (2.58%) SunGard
9 9 (2.32%) Actimize
9 9 (2.32%) Kofax
10 7 (1.80%) TOWER Software
10 7 (1.80%) VMware
10 7 (1.80%) Cisco
11 6 (1.55%) Fundtech
12 5 (1.29%) Planview
12 5 (1.29%) Remedy
12 5 (1.29%) BMC
13 3 (0.77%) Informatica
13 3 (0.77%) Lotus
14 2 (0.52%) Red Hat
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Posted: 2 days ago
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