The table below looks at the statistics for the SWIFT Specialist role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SWIFT Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SWIFT Specialist
Rank 880 900 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs requiring a SWIFT Specialist 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.002% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.002% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £52,000 £77,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.90% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106230 104914 110587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.72% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88114 86181 94870
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SWIFT Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SWIFT Specialist in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SWIFT Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SWIFT Specialist
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SWIFT Specialist within the UK.

SWIFT Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

SWIFT Specialist
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SWIFT Specialist over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 within the UK.

SWIFT Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

SWIFT Specialist
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SWIFT Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 26 November 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
Edinburgh - 5 £41,500 -
Scotland - 5 £41,500 -
London +3 1 £62,500 -19.35%
England 0 1 £62,500 -19.35%

SWIFT Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited SWIFT Specialist in their job title 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 with SWIFT Specialist in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) SWIFT
2 8 (80.00%) QA
2 8 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 8 (80.00%) Coaching
2 8 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (80.00%) Banking
2 8 (80.00%) Retail
2 8 (80.00%) Change Management
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (50.00%) UNIX
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) MQSeries
4 4 (40.00%) IBM
4 4 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (40.00%) JCL
4 4 (40.00%) Mainframe
4 4 (40.00%) ISPF
4 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
4 4 (40.00%) COBOL
4 4 (40.00%) CA Endevor
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (10.00%) Line Management
6 1 (10.00%) Middleware
6 1 (10.00%) TIBCO
6 1 (10.00%) Back Office
6 1 (10.00%) Finance
6 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity

SWIFT Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited SWIFT Specialist in their job title 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 with SWIFT Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) MQSeries
1 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (80.00%) Banking
1 8 (80.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (40.00%) ISPF
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) SWIFT
2 8 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (40.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) UNIX
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Change Management
1 8 (80.00%) Mentoring
1 8 (80.00%) Coaching
2 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) COBOL
1 4 (40.00%) JCL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) TIBCO