The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SWIFT in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SWIFT over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 749 709 769
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +60
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 147 233 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 0.51% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 119 163 163
Median salary £70,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £96,000 £84,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
39200 45916 45246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.99% 42.42% 40.13%
Number of salaries quoted 31973 36947 35341
Median salary £50,000 £49,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% +6.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SWIFT
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing SWIFT as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

SWIFT Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SWIFT
Salary Trend

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

SWIFT Salary Trend in the UK

SWIFT
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SWIFT over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 within the UK.

SWIFT Salary Histogram in the UK

SWIFT
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SWIFT within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England -20 141 £70,000 +22.80% 13
London -8 125 £72,500 +20.83% 11
City of London -23 20 £52,000 -9.56% 6
South East +31 9 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Surrey +23 9 £57,500 +43.75% 1
East of England +19 5 £80,000 +97.53%
Belfast - 5 £70,000 -
Northern Ireland - 5 £70,000 - 1
County Antrim - 5 £70,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +11 4 £80,000 +97.53%
North West +6 2 - -
Manchester -4 2 - -
Docklands, London +15 1 - -
Glasgow +12 1 - -
Scotland +7 1 - -
Essex - 1 £65,000 -
Witham - 1 £65,000 -
Staines - 1 - -

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 with a requirement for SWIFT.

1 225 (63.56%) Finance
2 195 (55.08%) Banking
3 106 (29.94%) SQL
4 96 (27.12%) SEPA
5 70 (19.77%) Project Management
6 68 (19.21%) Unix
7 64 (18.08%) Java
8 61 (17.23%) Linux
9 57 (16.10%) Business Analysis
10 55 (15.54%) Degree
10 55 (15.54%) Cash Management
11 51 (14.41%) Windows
12 49 (13.84%) Agile Software Development
13 46 (12.99%) Financial Institution
14 45 (12.71%) Analytical Skills
15 44 (12.43%) ISO20022
15 44 (12.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 40 (11.30%) XML
17 38 (10.73%) WebSphere
18 37 (10.45%) SQL Server
19 36 (10.17%) Front Office
19 36 (10.17%) JavaScript
19 36 (10.17%) SDLC
20 35 (9.89%) Anti-Money Laundering
20 35 (9.89%) Investment Banking
21 34 (9.60%) Web Services
21 34 (9.60%) Microsoft
22 33 (9.32%) Presales
23 32 (9.04%) Stakeholder Management
24 30 (8.47%) Oracle

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills 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 38 (10.73%) WebSphere
2 20 (5.65%) Confluence
3 13 (3.67%) SharePoint
4 11 (3.11%) IIS
5 6 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (1.69%) SAS
6 5 (1.41%) MQSeries
6 5 (1.41%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.13%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.13%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (0.85%) Apache
8 3 (0.85%) IBM Notes
8 3 (0.85%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.56%) IBM Transformation Extender
9 2 (0.56%) JBoss
10 1 (0.28%) Xceptor
Applications
1 28 (7.91%) MS Excel
2 26 (7.34%) MS Office
3 16 (4.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (2.82%) MS Project
5 5 (1.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.54%) Misys Midas
3 7 (1.98%) Oracle General Ledger
3 7 (1.98%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (1.69%) Summit
5 5 (1.41%) Algo Collateral
6 4 (1.13%) IntelliMatch
6 4 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.85%) Misys Opics
7 3 (0.85%) Temenos T24
8 2 (0.56%) EQXanite
8 2 (0.56%) Misys Equation
8 2 (0.56%) Sentinel
9 1 (0.28%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.13%) GitHub
2 4 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.37%) Internet
2 16 (4.52%) Intranet
3 13 (3.67%) SWIFTNet
4 4 (1.13%) WebEx
5 3 (0.85%) DNS
5 3 (0.85%) Firewall
5 3 (0.85%) LAN
6 2 (0.56%) FTP
7 1 (0.28%) HTTP
7 1 (0.28%) Network Security
7 1 (0.28%) SAN
7 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.28%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (10.45%) SQL Server
2 30 (8.47%) Relational Database
3 19 (5.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (3.95%) RDBMS
5 13 (3.67%) Oracle Database
6 12 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (3.11%) Big Data
8 9 (2.54%) Crystal Reports
8 9 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (1.98%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (1.98%) QlikView
11 6 (1.69%) DB2
12 4 (1.13%) MongoDB
12 4 (1.13%) Power BI
13 3 (0.85%) NoSQL
14 1 (0.28%) MySQL
14 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
14 1 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (4.52%) JIRA
2 14 (3.95%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.41%) Eclipse
3 5 (1.41%) NUnit
4 4 (1.13%) Moq
4 4 (1.13%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (1.13%) Selenium
4 4 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.13%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.85%) Ant
5 3 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (0.85%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.85%) Maven
5 3 (0.85%) Subversion
6 1 (0.28%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.28%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.28%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 225 (63.56%) Finance
2 195 (55.08%) Banking
3 46 (12.99%) Financial Institution
4 36 (10.17%) Front Office
5 35 (9.89%) Investment Banking
6 24 (6.78%) Retail
7 23 (6.50%) Back Office
8 14 (3.95%) Marketing
9 10 (2.82%) Retail Banking
10 7 (1.98%) Telecoms
11 4 (1.13%) Electronics
11 4 (1.13%) French Language
11 4 (1.13%) Law
11 4 (1.13%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.28%) German Language
12 1 (0.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 132 (37.29%) Analyst
2 82 (23.16%) Business Analyst
3 50 (14.12%) Developer
4 46 (12.99%) Payments Business Analyst
5 41 (11.58%) Architect
6 37 (10.45%) Applications Support
6 37 (10.45%) Support Analyst
7 36 (10.17%) Banking Analyst
7 36 (10.17%) Senior Analyst
8 31 (8.76%) Senior Business Analyst
9 30 (8.47%) Solutions Architect
10 25 (7.06%) Consultant
11 21 (5.93%) Applications Support Analyst
11 21 (5.93%) Banking Business Analyst
12 19 (5.37%) Team Leader
13 16 (4.52%) Senior Banking Business Analyst
13 16 (4.52%) Technical Consultant
14 15 (4.24%) Information Analyst
14 15 (4.24%) Information Security Analyst
14 15 (4.24%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (11.30%) XML
2 34 (9.60%) Web Services
3 30 (8.47%) FIX Protocol
4 27 (7.63%) .NET
5 22 (6.21%) Middleware
6 20 (5.65%) WebSphere MQ
7 17 (4.80%) HTML
7 17 (4.80%) J2EE
8 15 (4.24%) SOAP
9 14 (3.95%) ASP.NET
9 14 (3.95%) REST
10 11 (3.11%) .NET Framework
10 11 (3.11%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (2.54%) Ajax
11 9 (2.54%) Dojo
12 8 (2.26%) HTML5
12 8 (2.26%) jQuery
12 8 (2.26%) Spring
13 7 (1.98%) CSS3
13 7 (1.98%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 45 (12.71%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (12.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 27 (7.63%) Fintech
4 15 (4.24%) Fixed Income
5 14 (3.95%) Management Information System
6 12 (3.39%) Equities
7 11 (3.11%) Credit Risk
7 11 (3.11%) Data Integration
7 11 (3.11%) Visualisation
8 10 (2.82%) Taxonomies
9 9 (2.54%) Mobile Payment
10 8 (2.26%) Computer Science
10 8 (2.26%) Mathematics
11 6 (1.69%) Derivative
11 6 (1.69%) Mobile Banking
11 6 (1.69%) Performance Metrics
11 6 (1.69%) PMI
12 4 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.13%) Tandem
13 3 (0.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 68 (19.21%) Unix
2 61 (17.23%) Linux
3 51 (14.41%) Windows
4 18 (5.08%) AIX
5 15 (4.24%) Solaris
6 13 (3.67%) Windows Server
7 10 (2.82%) HPUX
7 10 (2.82%) Ubuntu
8 7 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.85%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (19.77%) Project Management
2 57 (16.10%) Business Analysis
3 55 (15.54%) Cash Management
4 49 (13.84%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (10.17%) SDLC
6 35 (9.89%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 33 (9.32%) Presales
8 32 (9.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 28 (7.91%) Use Case
10 25 (7.06%) ITIL
11 22 (6.21%) Data Analysis
11 22 (6.21%) Problem Management
12 21 (5.93%) Workflow
12 21 (5.93%) Zachman Framework
13 19 (5.37%) Analytics
13 19 (5.37%) Business Intelligence
13 19 (5.37%) TOGAF
14 17 (4.80%) User Acceptance Testing
15 16 (4.52%) CRM
15 16 (4.52%) IT Audit
Programming Languages
1 106 (29.94%) SQL
2 64 (18.08%) Java
3 36 (10.17%) JavaScript
4 25 (7.06%) C++
5 23 (6.50%) PowerShell
6 19 (5.37%) C#
6 19 (5.37%) VBA
7 17 (4.80%) Python
7 17 (4.80%) T-SQL
8 15 (4.24%) C
8 15 (4.24%) Perl
9 11 (3.11%) Shell Script
10 8 (2.26%) VB.NET
11 7 (1.98%) Lua
12 4 (1.13%) Groovy
12 4 (1.13%) VB
12 4 (1.13%) VBScript
13 3 (0.85%) COBOL
13 3 (0.85%) JCL
13 3 (0.85%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 55 (15.54%) Degree
2 15 (4.24%) CISMP
3 14 (3.95%) CISSP
4 6 (1.69%) PMI Certification
4 6 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.13%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.56%) HND
7 1 (0.28%) CISA
7 1 (0.28%) CISM
7 1 (0.28%) CRISC
7 1 (0.28%) ISEB
7 1 (0.28%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (27.12%) SEPA
2 44 (12.43%) ISO20022
3 22 (6.21%) QA
4 15 (4.24%) TARGET2
5 14 (3.95%) SLA
6 6 (1.69%) COBIT
6 6 (1.69%) ISO15022
7 3 (0.85%) FATCA
7 3 (0.85%) MiFID
8 2 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.28%) EMIR
System Software
1 6 (1.69%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.13%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.85%) Cronacle
3 3 (0.85%) NFS
3 3 (0.85%) Time Sharing Option
3 3 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.28%) Squid
4 1 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (1.98%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.85%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 34 (9.60%) Microsoft
2 30 (8.47%) Oracle
3 29 (8.19%) IBM
4 18 (5.08%) Bloomberg
5 14 (3.95%) Reuters
6 12 (3.39%) HP
6 12 (3.39%) Remedy
7 11 (3.11%) Actimize
8 10 (2.82%) Red Hat
9 9 (2.54%) Misys
9 9 (2.54%) SAP
9 9 (2.54%) Sybase
10 8 (2.26%) Fundtech
11 7 (1.98%) BMC
11 7 (1.98%) SmartStream
11 7 (1.98%) Tableau
12 6 (1.69%) Informatica
12 6 (1.69%) Murex
12 6 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (1.41%) VMware
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Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £49000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
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Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Life In
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London
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Salary: £46755 - £64469 per annum
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