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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 152 143 155
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 9 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% 0.39% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.87% 1.29% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 3
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
1035 931 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 28.13% 30.11% 27.38%
Number of salaries quoted 649 600 550
Average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 27 August 2014. 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
Glasgow -5 4 - -
Edinburgh -10 4 £45,000 +12.50%
Stirling -19 1 - -
SWIFT
UK

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) XML
2 5 (55.56%) Spring
3 4 (44.44%) Maven
3 4 (44.44%) Straight-Through Processing
3 4 (44.44%) Web Development
3 4 (44.44%) Spring MVC
3 4 (44.44%) GWT
3 4 (44.44%) jQuery
3 4 (44.44%) Mule
3 4 (44.44%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (44.44%) HTML5
3 4 (44.44%) CSS3
3 4 (44.44%) Ant
3 4 (44.44%) JUnit
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) JDBC
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
3 4 (44.44%) Client/Server
3 4 (44.44%) EAI
3 4 (44.44%) SOA
3 4 (44.44%) XML Schema
3 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) FpML
4 3 (33.33%) Middleware

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 (44.44%) Tomcat
1 4 (44.44%) Mule
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MultiFonds
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Ant
1 4 (44.44%) JUnit
1 4 (44.44%) Maven
2 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Web Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Java Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Web Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Business Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Business Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Development Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) XML
1 5 (55.56%) Spring
2 4 (44.44%) Spring MVC
2 4 (44.44%) GWT
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
2 4 (44.44%) HTML5
2 4 (44.44%) CSS3
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) JDBC
2 4 (44.44%) XML Schema
2 4 (44.44%) FpML
3 3 (33.33%) Middleware
4 1 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (11.11%) XSLT
4 1 (11.11%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
1 4 (44.44%) Web Development
1 4 (44.44%) Dependency Injection
1 4 (44.44%) Straight-Through Processing
1 4 (44.44%) EAI
1 4 (44.44%) SOA
2 1 (11.11%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) IBM