The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SWIFT in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SWIFT over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 211 179 205
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +26
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 16 32 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.26% 0.62% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.95% 2.02% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 1
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
SWIFT
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1684 1581 1545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 27.16% 30.55% 27.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1339 1308 1319
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,100 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

SWIFT
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

SWIFT Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SWIFT
Salary Trend in the South West

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

SWIFT Salary Trend in the South West

SWIFT
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SWIFT across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

SWIFT Salary Histogram in the South West

SWIFT
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SWIFT within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 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
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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
Bristol +7 15 £37,500 - 1
Dorset -24 1 £55,000 +10.00%
SWIFT
England

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 41 (100.00%) Finance
2 39 (95.12%) Banking
3 36 (87.80%) Java
4 35 (85.37%) SQL
4 35 (85.37%) Oracle
4 35 (85.37%) WebLogic
5 34 (82.93%) XML
5 34 (82.93%) WebSphere
6 33 (80.49%) French Language
6 33 (80.49%) GWT
6 33 (80.49%) Unit Testing
6 33 (80.49%) VMware Infrastructure
6 33 (80.49%) Inversion of Control
6 33 (80.49%) Eclipse RCP
6 33 (80.49%) Enterprise Software
6 33 (80.49%) Relational Database
6 33 (80.49%) XSLT
6 33 (80.49%) UML
6 33 (80.49%) JBoss
6 33 (80.49%) Client/Server
6 33 (80.49%) JMS
6 33 (80.49%) N-Tier
6 33 (80.49%) Eclipse
6 33 (80.49%) RDBMS
6 33 (80.49%) IBM
6 33 (80.49%) JSP
6 33 (80.49%) Servlets
6 33 (80.49%) Ant
6 33 (80.49%) JUnit
6 33 (80.49%) Spring

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 35 (85.37%) WebLogic
2 34 (82.93%) WebSphere
3 22 (53.66%) Apache ServiceMix
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) HTTP
2 2 (4.88%) HTTPS
2 2 (4.88%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (80.49%) Relational Database
1 33 (80.49%) RDBMS
2 31 (75.61%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.88%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 33 (80.49%) Eclipse RCP
1 33 (80.49%) Eclipse
1 33 (80.49%) Ant
1 33 (80.49%) JUnit
2 11 (26.83%) Maven
2 11 (26.83%) Git (software)
2 11 (26.83%) Jenkins
3 4 (9.76%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (7.32%) LoadRunner
5 2 (4.88%) Toad
5 2 (4.88%) Introscope
5 2 (4.88%) JProfiler
General
1 41 (100.00%) Finance
2 39 (95.12%) Banking
3 33 (80.49%) French Language
4 2 (4.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Java Software Engineer
1 18 (43.90%) Software Engineer
2 11 (26.83%) Team Leader
2 11 (26.83%) Java Team Leader
3 3 (7.32%) Analyst
3 3 (7.32%) Test Analyst
3 3 (7.32%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 3 (7.32%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Project Manager
4 2 (4.88%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 1 (2.44%) Natural/Adabas Developer
5 1 (2.44%) Architect
5 1 (2.44%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.44%) Developer
5 1 (2.44%) Mainframe Developer
5 1 (2.44%) QA Analyst
5 1 (2.44%) Test Specialist
5 1 (2.44%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (82.93%) XML
2 33 (80.49%) GWT
2 33 (80.49%) XSLT
2 33 (80.49%) JMS
2 33 (80.49%) JSP
2 33 (80.49%) Servlets
2 33 (80.49%) Spring
2 33 (80.49%) WebSphere MQ
2 33 (80.49%) J2EE
3 22 (53.66%) OSGi
4 2 (4.88%) ODBC
4 2 (4.88%) JDBC
4 2 (4.88%) Middleware
5 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (80.49%) Inversion of Control
1 33 (80.49%) Enterprise Software
1 33 (80.49%) Client/Server
1 33 (80.49%) N-Tier
2 18 (43.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.88%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.44%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 24 (58.54%) UNIX
2 2 (4.88%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Solaris
2 2 (4.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (80.49%) Unit Testing
1 33 (80.49%) UML
1 33 (80.49%) Software Engineering
1 33 (80.49%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (53.66%) TDD
2 22 (53.66%) Continuous Integration
2 22 (53.66%) Scrum
3 18 (43.90%) Problem Management
4 15 (36.59%) OOA/OOD
4 15 (36.59%) OO
4 15 (36.59%) Workflow
5 2 (4.88%) Software Testing
5 2 (4.88%) Test Management
6 1 (2.44%) Performance Testing
6 1 (2.44%) Cash Management
6 1 (2.44%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (87.80%) Java
2 35 (85.37%) SQL
3 17 (41.46%) C
4 2 (4.88%) C++
4 2 (4.88%) COBOL
4 2 (4.88%) VB
4 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.88%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 18 (43.90%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) ISEB
2 2 (4.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 33 (80.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) HP SiteScope
1 2 (4.88%) nmon
1 2 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (85.37%) Oracle
2 33 (80.49%) JBoss
2 33 (80.49%) IBM
2 33 (80.49%) Google
2 33 (80.49%) VMware
3 3 (7.32%) HP
4 2 (4.88%) Green Hat
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + health,pen, etc
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