The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SWIFT in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SWIFT over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
England / North West
Rank 243 223 254
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +31
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 1 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.017% 0.28% 0.014%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.042% 0.76% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £45,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2394 2102 2404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.34% 37.03% 34.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1933 1701 1986
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SWIFT
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing SWIFT as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

SWIFT Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SWIFT
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SWIFT across the North West region.

SWIFT Salary Trend in the North West

SWIFT
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SWIFT within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 1 £45,000 -
SWIFT
England

SWIFT
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT jobs citing SWIFT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for SWIFT.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Unisys
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) MiFID
2 1 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Mule
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Mule ESB

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Mule
1 1 (50.00%) Mule ESB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Applications Developer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Agile .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Financials Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOD
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) MiFID
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Unisys