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 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 511 478 523
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +45
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 128 165 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.40% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 0.88% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 110 151 119
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%
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
19417 18695 19551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 47.28% 45.67% 46.16%
Number of salaries quoted 16204 15382 15515
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,900 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 February 2016. 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 +22 35 £57,500 -4.16% 9
SWIFT
England

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 187 (68.50%) Finance
2 177 (64.84%) Banking
3 75 (27.47%) Degree
4 63 (23.08%) SEPA
5 58 (21.25%) SQL
6 50 (18.32%) Analytical Skills
7 44 (16.12%) Unix
8 39 (14.29%) Back Office
9 38 (13.92%) Windows
10 35 (12.82%) SDLC
11 34 (12.45%) Java
12 32 (11.72%) Linux
13 31 (11.36%) MS Office
14 30 (10.99%) Microsoft
15 29 (10.62%) XML
15 29 (10.62%) Oracle
16 28 (10.26%) SQL Server
16 28 (10.26%) ITIL
16 28 (10.26%) Change Management
17 27 (9.89%) DB2
17 27 (9.89%) COBOL
17 27 (9.89%) Anti-Money Laundering
17 27 (9.89%) FIX Protocol
18 26 (9.52%) IBM
19 24 (8.79%) CISSP
20 23 (8.42%) Intranet
20 23 (8.42%) MS Excel
20 23 (8.42%) Solaris
21 22 (8.06%) Information Security
21 22 (8.06%) CISM

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 21 (7.69%) CICS
2 12 (4.40%) MTS
3 5 (1.83%) IBM Notes
3 5 (1.83%) MQSeries
3 5 (1.83%) Oracle Service Bus
3 5 (1.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (1.83%) WebLogic
3 5 (1.83%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.47%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.10%) IIS
5 3 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.73%) Lync
6 2 (0.73%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.73%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 31 (11.36%) MS Office
2 23 (8.42%) MS Excel
3 11 (4.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.37%) MS Project
4 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (6.59%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.73%) Global PAYplus
3 1 (0.37%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.42%) Intranet
2 22 (8.06%) Internet
3 9 (3.30%) Firewall
3 9 (3.30%) SWIFTNet
4 7 (2.56%) VPN
5 5 (1.83%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.10%) DHCP
6 3 (1.10%) DNS
7 2 (0.73%) FTP
7 2 (0.73%) LAN
7 2 (0.73%) SAN
8 1 (0.37%) MRTG
8 1 (0.37%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 27 (9.89%) DB2
3 13 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 11 (4.03%) Oracle Database
4 11 (4.03%) RDBMS
4 11 (4.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (2.93%) NonStop SQL
6 6 (2.20%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (2.20%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.10%) Big Data
7 3 (1.10%) MS Access
8 2 (0.73%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.37%) PowerCenter
9 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (2.20%) ProC
2 3 (1.10%) HP UFT
3 2 (0.73%) Ant
3 2 (0.73%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.73%) Selenium
3 2 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.37%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.37%) Maven
4 1 (0.37%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.37%) NUnit
4 1 (0.37%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.37%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (0.37%) Toad
4 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 187 (68.50%) Finance
2 177 (64.84%) Banking
3 39 (14.29%) Back Office
4 21 (7.69%) Financial Institution
5 13 (4.76%) Marketing
6 10 (3.66%) Retail
7 9 (3.30%) Investment Banking
8 8 (2.93%) Portuguese Language
8 8 (2.93%) Spanish Language
9 5 (1.83%) Front Office
9 5 (1.83%) Legal
10 1 (0.37%) Law
10 1 (0.37%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 108 (39.56%) Analyst
2 51 (18.68%) Support Analyst
3 50 (18.32%) Developer
4 34 (12.45%) Applications Support
5 33 (12.09%) Business Analyst
6 27 (9.89%) Banking Analyst
7 23 (8.42%) Security Analyst
8 22 (8.06%) Information Analyst
8 22 (8.06%) Information Security Analyst
8 22 (8.06%) Technical Support
9 21 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
10 17 (6.23%) IT Analyst
11 16 (5.86%) Business IT Analyst
11 16 (5.86%) Graduate
11 16 (5.86%) IT Business Analyst
11 16 (5.86%) Technical Analyst
12 15 (5.49%) Technical Support Analyst
13 13 (4.76%) Architect
13 13 (4.76%) Graduate Analyst
13 13 (4.76%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (10.62%) XML
2 27 (9.89%) FIX Protocol
3 18 (6.59%) Middleware
4 11 (4.03%) HTML
5 10 (3.66%) J2EE
6 8 (2.93%) Cocoa
7 7 (2.56%) FpML
7 7 (2.56%) SOAP
8 6 (2.20%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (2.20%) REST
8 6 (2.20%) XSLT
9 5 (1.83%) JSON
9 5 (1.83%) Regular Expression
9 5 (1.83%) TIBCO EMS
10 4 (1.47%) XML Messaging
11 3 (1.10%) .NET
12 2 (0.73%) WebSphere MQ
13 1 (0.37%) Ajax
13 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET
13 1 (0.37%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 50 (18.32%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (8.06%) Mainframe
3 19 (6.96%) Fintech
4 18 (6.59%) IBM Mainframe
5 15 (5.49%) Computer Science
6 11 (4.03%) Credit Risk
7 10 (3.66%) iPad
7 10 (3.66%) iPhone
7 10 (3.66%) Mathematics
8 9 (3.30%) Data Centre
8 9 (3.30%) Fedwire
9 7 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (2.20%) Tandem
11 5 (1.83%) Data Integration
11 5 (1.83%) Fixed Income
11 5 (1.83%) Management Information System
12 4 (1.47%) DTCC
12 4 (1.47%) PMI
13 3 (1.10%) Cryptocurrency
13 3 (1.10%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 44 (16.12%) Unix
2 38 (13.92%) Windows
3 32 (11.72%) Linux
4 23 (8.42%) Solaris
5 15 (5.49%) AIX
6 14 (5.13%) Windows Server
7 11 (4.03%) Apple iOS
8 7 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.10%) VMS
12 2 (0.73%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.73%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (12.82%) SDLC
2 28 (10.26%) Change Management
2 28 (10.26%) ITIL
3 27 (9.89%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 22 (8.06%) Information Security
5 21 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (6.96%) Business Analysis
7 16 (5.86%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (5.49%) Project Management
9 13 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (4.76%) SOA
10 12 (4.40%) Data Analysis
10 12 (4.40%) Kalman Filter
10 12 (4.40%) Wealth Management
11 11 (4.03%) iOS Development
11 11 (4.03%) OO
11 11 (4.03%) Service Delivery
11 11 (4.03%) Time Management
12 10 (3.66%) Business Development
12 10 (3.66%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 58 (21.25%) SQL
2 34 (12.45%) Java
3 27 (9.89%) COBOL
4 18 (6.59%) C
4 18 (6.59%) JCL
5 12 (4.40%) JavaScript
6 10 (3.66%) Bash Shell
7 9 (3.30%) Apple Swift
7 9 (3.30%) Objective-C
8 7 (2.56%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.83%) Korn
9 5 (1.83%) Perl
9 5 (1.83%) Shell Script
9 5 (1.83%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.83%) XQuery
10 2 (0.73%) C++
10 2 (0.73%) VBA
11 1 (0.37%) C#
11 1 (0.37%) DCL
11 1 (0.37%) Python
Qualifications
1 75 (27.47%) Degree
2 24 (8.79%) CISSP
3 22 (8.06%) CISM
3 22 (8.06%) CISMP
4 12 (4.40%) ISTQB
5 11 (4.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (2.20%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.73%) CCNA
9 2 (0.73%) CISA
9 2 (0.73%) ISEB
9 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.73%) PMP
10 1 (0.37%) MBA
10 1 (0.37%) MCP
10 1 (0.37%) MCSA
10 1 (0.37%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (23.08%) SEPA
2 11 (4.03%) QA
2 11 (4.03%) SLA
3 9 (3.30%) ISO20022
4 6 (2.20%) ISO15022
5 3 (1.10%) TARGET2
6 2 (0.73%) BS25999
6 2 (0.73%) COBIT
6 2 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.83%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (0.73%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.73%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.37%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (0.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (1.83%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.47%) Zenoss
3 3 (1.10%) OpenView
3 3 (1.10%) vMotion
4 2 (0.73%) SCOM
4 2 (0.73%) WSUS
5 1 (0.37%) CA Endevor
5 1 (0.37%) Cacti
5 1 (0.37%) Graphite
5 1 (0.37%) Nagios
Vendors
1 30 (10.99%) Microsoft
2 29 (10.62%) Oracle
3 26 (9.52%) IBM
4 17 (6.23%) HP
4 17 (6.23%) TOWER Software
5 15 (5.49%) Bloomberg
6 10 (3.66%) Reuters
7 8 (2.93%) Actimize
8 7 (2.56%) VMware
9 5 (1.83%) Cisco
9 5 (1.83%) Kofax
9 5 (1.83%) Lotus
9 5 (1.83%) SAP
9 5 (1.83%) TIBCO
10 3 (1.10%) Citrix
10 3 (1.10%) Dell
10 3 (1.10%) Fidessa
10 3 (1.10%) McAfee
10 3 (1.10%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.73%) Calypso
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