The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SWIFT in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SWIFT over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 150 - 138
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 6 0 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.19% - 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.54% - 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 17
Average salary £48,750 - £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £36,550 - £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £49,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-13.26% -18.33%
SWIFT
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1101 1335 1076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 35.74% 38.63% 36.23%
Number of salaries quoted 669 805 634
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SWIFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SWIFT across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

SWIFT Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SWIFT
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

SWIFT Salary Trend in Scotland

SWIFT
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SWIFT across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

SWIFT Salary Histogram in Scotland

SWIFT
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SWIFT within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 February 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
Edinburgh - 3 £34,000 -
Fife - 2 £55,000 -
SWIFT
UK

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 17 (77.27%) Finance
2 14 (63.64%) Oracle
3 13 (59.09%) Linux
4 11 (50.00%) SQL
5 10 (45.45%) UNIX
6 8 (36.36%) Mentoring
7 7 (31.82%) HTML5
7 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (31.82%) jQuery
7 7 (31.82%) XML
7 7 (31.82%) HTML
7 7 (31.82%) Java
7 7 (31.82%) CSS
8 6 (27.27%) Degree
8 6 (27.27%) FIX Protocol
8 6 (27.27%) Banking
9 5 (22.73%) Maven
9 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
9 5 (22.73%) JUnit
9 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
10 4 (18.18%) XQuery
10 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (18.18%) IBM
10 4 (18.18%) Change Management
10 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
10 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
10 4 (18.18%) Web Services
10 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
10 4 (18.18%) .NET

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (18.18%) MQSeries
1 4 (18.18%) WebSphere
2 3 (13.64%) Mule
2 3 (13.64%) WebLogic
2 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.55%) JBoss
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) ATM
1 1 (4.55%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Maven
1 5 (22.73%) JUnit
2 3 (13.64%) Ant
3 2 (9.09%) Subversion
3 2 (9.09%) Selenium
3 2 (9.09%) TestNG
3 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.09%) JBehave
3 2 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (77.27%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Banking
3 4 (18.18%) Retail
4 2 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Senior Developer
3 5 (22.73%) SWIFT Specialist
4 4 (18.18%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (13.64%) Java Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Web Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Product Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Applications Support Specialist
7 1 (4.55%) Messaging Specialist
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle Applications Support
7 1 (4.55%) Test Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) HTML
1 7 (31.82%) CSS
1 7 (31.82%) XML
1 7 (31.82%) jQuery
1 7 (31.82%) HTML5
2 6 (27.27%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
3 4 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (18.18%) Web Services
3 4 (18.18%) .NET
3 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 4 (18.18%) WCF
3 4 (18.18%) Regular Expression
4 3 (13.64%) GWT
4 3 (13.64%) CSS3
4 3 (13.64%) JDBC
4 3 (13.64%) XML Schema
4 3 (13.64%) FpML
4 3 (13.64%) Spring
4 3 (13.64%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Tandem
2 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.55%) Physics
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Linux
2 10 (45.45%) UNIX
3 1 (4.55%) Solaris
3 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Mentoring
2 4 (18.18%) Coaching
2 4 (18.18%) OOD
2 4 (18.18%) OO
2 4 (18.18%) Change Management
2 4 (18.18%) Data Management
2 4 (18.18%) Automated Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Web Development
3 3 (13.64%) MVC
3 3 (13.64%) EAI
3 3 (13.64%) SOA
3 3 (13.64%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (9.09%) BDD
4 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
4 2 (9.09%) ETL
4 2 (9.09%) Scrum
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (31.82%) Java
3 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 4 (18.18%) C#
3 4 (18.18%) XQuery
3 4 (18.18%) XPath
4 3 (13.64%) Python
4 3 (13.64%) Perl
5 2 (9.09%) C++
5 2 (9.09%) Ruby
6 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
6 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Squid
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 4 (18.18%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) Informatica
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat