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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SWIFT over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
UK / Scotland
Rank 128 160 155
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -5
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 8 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.35% 0.10% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.93% 0.23% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 4
Median salary £52,500 - £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.52%

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
861 1277 1091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.47% 43.54% 34.76%
Number of salaries quoted 566 757 666
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £28,650 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £64,251 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SWIFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing SWIFT as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SWIFT within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 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
Edinburgh +10 8 £52,500 -
SWIFT
UK

SWIFT
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SWIFT.

1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 8 (100.00%) QA
1 8 (100.00%) SDLC
2 6 (75.00%) Banking
3 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
3 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (37.50%) Retail
4 3 (37.50%) Change Management
4 3 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (37.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) Finance

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 8 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere
General
1 6 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (62.50%) Linux Specialist
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Specialist
2 5 (62.50%) SWIFT Specialist
2 5 (62.50%) Unix Specialist
2 5 (62.50%) Unix Technical Specialist
3 4 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
3 4 (50.00%) WebSphere Specialist
3 4 (50.00%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) SDLC
2 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
2 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) Coaching
3 3 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle