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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 147 - 128
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 9 0 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.29% - 0.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% - 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 19
Average salary £42,500 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 - £42,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
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
1060 1281 974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 34.32% 39.46% 33.63%
Number of salaries quoted 689 776 605
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,900
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 - 6 £38,250 -
Fife - 2 £55,000 -
SWIFT
UK

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 21 (77.78%) Finance
2 19 (70.37%) Oracle
3 17 (62.96%) Linux
4 15 (55.56%) SQL
5 12 (44.44%) Java
5 12 (44.44%) XML
5 12 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (40.74%) jQuery
6 11 (40.74%) HTML5
6 11 (40.74%) UNIX
6 11 (40.74%) HTML
6 11 (40.74%) CSS
7 10 (37.04%) FIX Protocol
8 9 (33.33%) Maven
8 9 (33.33%) JUnit
9 8 (29.63%) Spring
9 8 (29.63%) Mentoring
10 7 (25.93%) Dependency Injection
10 7 (25.93%) CSS3
10 7 (25.93%) Web Development
10 7 (25.93%) Spring MVC
10 7 (25.93%) GWT
10 7 (25.93%) Mule
10 7 (25.93%) JDBC
10 7 (25.93%) Ant
10 7 (25.93%) Tomcat
10 7 (25.93%) EAI
10 7 (25.93%) FpML
10 7 (25.93%) MVC
10 7 (25.93%) XML Schema

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 7 (25.93%) Mule
1 7 (25.93%) Tomcat
2 5 (18.52%) WebSphere
3 4 (14.81%) MQSeries
4 3 (11.11%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 1 (3.70%) JBoss
5 1 (3.70%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) SWIFTNet
1 1 (3.70%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Maven
1 9 (33.33%) JUnit
2 7 (25.93%) Ant
3 2 (7.41%) Selenium
3 2 (7.41%) TestNG
3 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.41%) Subversion
3 2 (7.41%) JBehave
3 2 (7.41%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
General
1 21 (77.78%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Banking
3 4 (14.81%) Retail
4 2 (7.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) Senior Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Senior Java Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Web Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Java Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Senior Web Developer
4 5 (18.52%) SWIFT Specialist
5 4 (14.81%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Product Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) iOS Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle Applications Support
7 1 (3.70%) Messaging Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) XML
2 11 (40.74%) jQuery
2 11 (40.74%) HTML5
2 11 (40.74%) HTML
2 11 (40.74%) CSS
3 10 (37.04%) FIX Protocol
4 8 (29.63%) Spring
5 7 (25.93%) CSS3
5 7 (25.93%) Spring MVC
5 7 (25.93%) GWT
5 7 (25.93%) JDBC
5 7 (25.93%) FpML
5 7 (25.93%) XML Schema
6 5 (18.52%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
7 4 (14.81%) Web Services
7 4 (14.81%) .NET
7 4 (14.81%) Regular Expression
7 4 (14.81%) .NET Framework
7 4 (14.81%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Tandem
2 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.70%) Physics
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Linux
2 11 (40.74%) UNIX
3 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Mentoring
2 7 (25.93%) Dependency Injection
2 7 (25.93%) Web Development
2 7 (25.93%) EAI
2 7 (25.93%) MVC
2 7 (25.93%) SOA
3 4 (14.81%) Change Management
3 4 (14.81%) OOD
3 4 (14.81%) OO
3 4 (14.81%) Coaching
3 4 (14.81%) Automated Testing
3 4 (14.81%) Data Management
4 2 (7.41%) Scrum
4 2 (7.41%) ETL
4 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.41%) Test Strategy
4 2 (7.41%) BDD
4 2 (7.41%) Test Scripting
4 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) SQL
2 12 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (14.81%) XQuery
3 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.81%) Perl
3 4 (14.81%) C#
3 4 (14.81%) XPath
4 3 (11.11%) Python
5 2 (7.41%) C++
5 2 (7.41%) Ruby
6 1 (3.70%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Squid
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) IBM
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Informatica
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat