The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term SWIFT in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SWIFT over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 718 668 613
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -55
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 187 208 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.51% 0.58% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 158 172 250
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -15.78%
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
36789 35569 38814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.64% 32.67% 32.91%
Number of salaries quoted 29201 28889 32878
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SWIFT
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SWIFT within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 July 2014 within the UK.

SWIFT Salary Histogram in the UK

SWIFT
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SWIFT within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 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
England -48 183 £60,000 +4.34% 14
London -32 139 £60,000 -7.69% 11
City of London -7 60 £67,500 +22.72% 6
East of England -8 22 £70,000 +102.89%
Hertfordshire -9 21 £77,500 +124.63%
Bristol +2 18 £42,500 +3.03%
South West -22 18 £42,500 -10.52% 2
Rickmansworth +1 7 £85,000 +128.18%
Watford -12 6 £44,000 +27.53%
South East -6 4 £30,000 - 1
Edinburgh -11 4 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Scotland -19 4 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Surrey +3 2 £29,250 -
Docklands, London +3 1 - -
Guildford - 1 £28,500 -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Essex - 1 £62,500 -

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 336 (76.54%) Finance
2 281 (64.01%) Banking
3 164 (37.36%) SQL
4 125 (28.47%) Oracle
5 118 (26.88%) Java
6 112 (25.51%) WebSphere
7 98 (22.32%) XML
8 94 (21.41%) Business Analysis
9 76 (17.31%) Project Management
10 74 (16.86%) Back Office
11 71 (16.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 67 (15.26%) Degree
13 64 (14.58%) Retail
13 64 (14.58%) Linux
14 63 (14.35%) IBM
15 60 (13.67%) UML
15 60 (13.67%) WebLogic
16 58 (13.21%) Middleware
17 56 (12.76%) Windows
18 55 (12.53%) UNIX
18 55 (12.53%) JMS
19 54 (12.30%) SQL Server
19 54 (12.30%) J2EE
19 54 (12.30%) French Language
20 53 (12.07%) QA
20 53 (12.07%) Relational Database
21 51 (11.62%) WebSphere MQ
22 44 (10.02%) RDBMS
22 44 (10.02%) Enterprise Software
23 43 (9.79%) Client/Server

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 112 (25.51%) WebSphere
2 60 (13.67%) WebLogic
3 36 (8.20%) WebSphere Process Server
4 24 (5.47%) BizTalk Server
5 23 (5.24%) MQSeries
5 23 (5.24%) WebSphere Application Server
6 20 (4.56%) IIS
7 19 (4.33%) Tomcat
7 19 (4.33%) Apache ServiceMix
8 11 (2.51%) Apache
9 9 (2.05%) SharePoint
10 5 (1.14%) AquaLogic
10 5 (1.14%) AquaLogic Service Bus
10 5 (1.14%) Oracle Service Bus
11 4 (0.91%) Confluence
12 3 (0.68%) CMS
13 2 (0.46%) SAS
14 1 (0.23%) Documentum
14 1 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.23%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 20 (4.56%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.87%) MS Office
3 13 (2.96%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (3.87%) IntelliMatch
2 13 (2.96%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
3 5 (1.14%) HiPortfolio
4 4 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.91%) Temenos T24
4 4 (0.91%) SimCorp Dimension
5 3 (0.68%) Kondor+
5 3 (0.68%) Global One
6 2 (0.46%) Summit
6 2 (0.46%) MultiFonds
7 1 (0.23%) FLEXCUBE
7 1 (0.23%) RMDS
7 1 (0.23%) Loan IQ
7 1 (0.23%) Misys Midas
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.92%) Internet
2 22 (5.01%) SMS
3 16 (3.64%) HTTP
4 13 (2.96%) TCP/IP
5 11 (2.51%) FTP
6 10 (2.28%) Firewall
7 7 (1.59%) DNS
8 6 (1.37%) HTTPS
9 4 (0.91%) SSL
10 3 (0.68%) DHCP
10 3 (0.68%) SSH
10 3 (0.68%) SWIFTNet
11 2 (0.46%) Intranet
12 1 (0.23%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (12.30%) SQL Server
2 53 (12.07%) Relational Database
3 44 (10.02%) RDBMS
4 39 (8.88%) Oracle Database
5 13 (2.96%) DB2
6 5 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.91%) MySQL
7 4 (0.91%) NonStop SQL
8 3 (0.68%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.46%) Adabas
9 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.46%) Hyperion Smart View
10 1 (0.23%) EDRMS
10 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.23%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 42 (9.57%) Eclipse
2 37 (8.43%) JUnit
3 34 (7.74%) Ant
3 34 (7.74%) Eclipse RCP
4 14 (3.19%) Jenkins
5 9 (2.05%) Maven
6 8 (1.82%) JIRA
6 8 (1.82%) Git (software)
6 8 (1.82%) Visual Studio
7 7 (1.59%) Selenium
8 6 (1.37%) QuickTest Pro
8 6 (1.37%) WebDriver
9 5 (1.14%) Toad
10 4 (0.91%) FitNesse
10 4 (0.91%) TeamCity
10 4 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (0.91%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.91%) Hudson
10 4 (0.91%) SoapUI
11 3 (0.68%) LoadRunner
General
1 336 (76.54%) Finance
2 281 (64.01%) Banking
3 74 (16.86%) Back Office
4 64 (14.58%) Retail
5 54 (12.30%) French Language
6 41 (9.34%) Investment Banking
7 35 (7.97%) Retail Banking
8 33 (7.52%) Front Office
9 23 (5.24%) General Ledger
10 14 (3.19%) Financial Institution
11 8 (1.82%) Marketing
12 7 (1.59%) Spanish Language
13 6 (1.37%) Publishing
14 5 (1.14%) Games
14 5 (1.14%) International Banking
15 3 (0.68%) Corporate Banking
15 3 (0.68%) Legal
15 3 (0.68%) Japanese Language
16 2 (0.46%) German Language
16 2 (0.46%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 196 (44.65%) Analyst
2 125 (28.47%) Business Analyst
3 57 (12.98%) Payments Business Analyst
4 54 (12.30%) Applications Support
5 46 (10.48%) Architect
6 43 (9.79%) Support Analyst
7 35 (7.97%) Project Manager
8 31 (7.06%) Applications Support Analyst
9 27 (6.15%) Solutions Architect
10 24 (5.47%) Developer
10 24 (5.47%) Financial Business Analyst
10 24 (5.47%) Financial Services Business Analyst
11 20 (4.56%) Consultant
11 20 (4.56%) Senior Analyst
12 19 (4.33%) Java Software Engineer
12 19 (4.33%) Software Engineer
13 16 (3.64%) Test Analyst
13 16 (3.64%) Team Leader
14 15 (3.42%) Lead Business Analyst
15 13 (2.96%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (22.32%) XML
2 58 (13.21%) Middleware
3 55 (12.53%) JMS
4 54 (12.30%) J2EE
5 51 (11.62%) WebSphere MQ
6 38 (8.66%) XSLT
7 35 (7.97%) JSP
7 35 (7.97%) Servlets
7 35 (7.97%) Web Services
7 35 (7.97%) Spring
7 35 (7.97%) GWT
8 20 (4.56%) FpML
9 19 (4.33%) HTML
9 19 (4.33%) OSGi
10 17 (3.87%) SOAP
11 14 (3.19%) .NET
12 7 (1.59%) XML Messaging
13 6 (1.37%) Java EE
14 5 (1.14%) ISPF
15 4 (0.91%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 71 (16.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 44 (10.02%) Enterprise Software
3 43 (9.79%) Client/Server
4 40 (9.11%) Fixed Income
5 39 (8.88%) Equities
6 36 (8.20%) N-Tier
7 35 (7.97%) Derivative
8 34 (7.74%) Inversion of Control
9 33 (7.52%) Computer Science
10 29 (6.61%) Hedge funds
11 24 (5.47%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 24 (5.47%) Equity Derivative
12 23 (5.24%) Credit Derivative
13 22 (5.01%) Cryptography
13 22 (5.01%) IVR
13 22 (5.01%) APACS
14 18 (4.10%) Mainframe
14 18 (4.10%) Management Information System
15 15 (3.42%) Open Source
16 13 (2.96%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 64 (14.58%) Linux
2 56 (12.76%) Windows
3 55 (12.53%) UNIX
4 31 (7.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (3.19%) Solaris
6 4 (0.91%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (21.41%) Business Analysis
2 76 (17.31%) Project Management
3 60 (13.67%) UML
4 39 (8.88%) Unit Testing
5 37 (8.43%) Change Management
6 36 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (7.97%) Software Engineering
8 34 (7.74%) User Acceptance Testing
8 34 (7.74%) Use Case
9 29 (6.61%) TDD
10 27 (6.15%) OO
11 24 (5.47%) Data Security
11 24 (5.47%) Scrum
11 24 (5.47%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (5.24%) Project Planning
13 22 (5.01%) Requirements Analysis
13 22 (5.01%) Workflow
14 21 (4.78%) Problem Management
15 20 (4.56%) Time Management
15 20 (4.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 164 (37.36%) SQL
2 118 (26.88%) Java
3 23 (5.24%) C
4 18 (4.10%) JavaScript
5 11 (2.51%) Perl
5 11 (2.51%) COBOL
6 9 (2.05%) Shell Script
6 9 (2.05%) JCL
7 8 (1.82%) C#
8 7 (1.59%) PL/SQL
8 7 (1.59%) ActionScript
8 7 (1.59%) VBA
8 7 (1.59%) ActionScript 2.0
9 4 (0.91%) Ruby
9 4 (0.91%) Python
9 4 (0.91%) PL/1
9 4 (0.91%) VB
9 4 (0.91%) C++
10 3 (0.68%) PHP
10 3 (0.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 67 (15.26%) Degree
2 31 (7.06%) CCA
3 17 (3.87%) ISEB
4 13 (2.96%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.14%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (0.91%) PMP
7 2 (0.46%) CAPM
7 2 (0.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.23%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.23%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (12.07%) QA
2 34 (7.74%) ISO 8583
3 31 (7.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 31 (7.06%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.91%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.68%) FATCA
6 2 (0.46%) EMIR
6 2 (0.46%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.46%) MiFID
7 1 (0.23%) COBIT
7 1 (0.23%) AIFMD
System Software
1 34 (7.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.91%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.91%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 31 (7.06%) Tivoli
2 24 (5.47%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 6 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (1.14%) CA Endevor
5 2 (0.46%) HP SiteScope
5 2 (0.46%) nmon
Vendors
1 125 (28.47%) Oracle
2 63 (14.35%) IBM
3 38 (8.66%) JBoss
3 38 (8.66%) Red Hat
4 34 (7.74%) VMware
4 34 (7.74%) Google
5 29 (6.61%) Microsoft
6 19 (4.33%) TIBCO
7 17 (3.87%) HP
8 16 (3.64%) Fundtech
9 13 (2.96%) Brady
10 11 (2.51%) Calypso
10 11 (2.51%) Sun
11 10 (2.28%) Sybase
12 9 (2.05%) Bloomberg
13 7 (1.59%) Reuters
14 5 (1.14%) Murex
15 4 (0.91%) Charles River
15 4 (0.91%) Atlassian
15 4 (0.91%) SimCorp
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