The 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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 650 745 689
Rank change year-on-year
+95 -56
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 248 189 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 0.40% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 192 177 163
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,750 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-15.81% -2.00%

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
42370 47612 42476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.65% 40.31% 39.49%
Number of salaries quoted 33487 38087 34480
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
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 26 May 2015 within the UK.

SWIFT Salary Histogram in the UK

SWIFT
Top 23 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 26 May 2015. 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 +102 238 £57,500 - 26
London +101 213 £57,500 -14.17% 23
City of London +92 84 £52,500 -21.64% 12
South West -13 16 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Dorset +7 12 - - 2
Bournemouth -3 12 - - 2
Scotland - 10 £60,000 - 1
Edinburgh - 8 - - 1
South East +9 4 £42,500 -39.28% 1
Bristol -17 4 £40,000 -11.11%
Warwick - 3 £35,661 -
Warwickshire - 3 £35,661 -
West Midlands - 3 £35,661 -
Surrey +19 2 £75,000 +7.14% 1
Docklands, London +4 2 - -
East of England +4 2 £82,500 +77.41%
Hertfordshire -16 2 £82,500 +77.41%
Berkshire - 2 £42,500 -
Reading - 2 £42,500 -
Watford -7 1 £80,000 +72.04%
Dunfermline - 1 £55,000 -
Fife - 1 £55,000 -
Lothian - 1 £65,000 -

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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.

1 342 (77.90%) Finance
2 243 (55.35%) Banking
3 128 (29.16%) SQL
4 106 (24.15%) Agile Software Development
5 86 (19.59%) Degree
6 84 (19.13%) Oracle
7 81 (18.45%) Java
8 72 (16.40%) XML
9 68 (15.49%) UNIX
10 67 (15.26%) Project Management
11 65 (14.81%) FIX Protocol
12 60 (13.67%) Business Analysis
13 59 (13.44%) IBM
14 56 (12.76%) SQL Server
14 56 (12.76%) Analytical Skills
15 53 (12.07%) SDLC
16 49 (11.16%) WebSphere
17 48 (10.93%) Investment Banking
18 46 (10.48%) Waterfall
18 46 (10.48%) JMS
19 44 (10.02%) Scrum
19 44 (10.02%) Back Office
20 43 (9.79%) Retail
20 43 (9.79%) Web Services
21 42 (9.57%) SOA
21 42 (9.57%) Spring
22 39 (8.88%) Unit Testing
22 39 (8.88%) UML
23 38 (8.66%) TDD
23 38 (8.66%) Mentoring

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 49 (11.16%) WebSphere
2 26 (5.92%) WebLogic
3 21 (4.78%) CICS
4 18 (4.10%) MQSeries
5 15 (3.42%) JBoss
6 13 (2.96%) Apache ServiceMix
7 11 (2.51%) Tomcat
8 9 (2.05%) WebSphere Application Server
8 9 (2.05%) Apache
9 6 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (1.37%) MS Exchange
9 6 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.46%) WebSphere Process Server
11 1 (0.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (4.56%) MS Office
2 10 (2.28%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.59%) Summit
2 6 (1.37%) FLEXCUBE
3 5 (1.14%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.91%) BusinessWorks
5 3 (0.68%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.68%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (0.68%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.46%) SAP FSCM
7 1 (0.23%) IntelliMatch
7 1 (0.23%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.59%) SSL
1 7 (1.59%) SAN
1 7 (1.59%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (1.37%) DMZ
3 3 (0.68%) SWIFTNet
4 2 (0.46%) FTP
4 2 (0.46%) VPN
5 1 (0.23%) Skype
5 1 (0.23%) Internet
5 1 (0.23%) Firewall
5 1 (0.23%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (12.76%) SQL Server
2 35 (7.97%) DB2
3 29 (6.61%) Relational Database
4 17 (3.87%) Oracle Database
5 13 (2.96%) RDBMS
6 12 (2.73%) NonStop SQL
7 7 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (0.68%) MySQL
10 2 (0.46%) Adabas
10 2 (0.46%) Oracle Exadata
10 2 (0.46%) Data Mart
11 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.23%) QlikView
11 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.23%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (3.87%) Jenkins
2 15 (3.42%) Maven
3 14 (3.19%) Git (software)
4 13 (2.96%) Eclipse RCP
4 13 (2.96%) SpecFlow
4 13 (2.96%) Ant
4 13 (2.96%) JUnit
4 13 (2.96%) Eclipse
5 10 (2.28%) JBehave
6 8 (1.82%) Oracle APEX
7 6 (1.37%) JIRA
8 5 (1.14%) Selenium
9 4 (0.91%) LoadRunner
9 4 (0.91%) JMeter
9 4 (0.91%) Xcode
9 4 (0.91%) Rational Performance Tester
10 2 (0.46%) NUnit
10 2 (0.46%) CruiseControl
10 2 (0.46%) Subversion
10 2 (0.46%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 342 (77.90%) Finance
2 243 (55.35%) Banking
3 48 (10.93%) Investment Banking
4 44 (10.02%) Back Office
5 43 (9.79%) Retail
6 22 (5.01%) Financial Institution
7 13 (2.96%) French Language
8 12 (2.73%) Marketing
9 10 (2.28%) Wholesale Banking
10 9 (2.05%) Corporate Banking
11 8 (1.82%) Spanish Language
11 8 (1.82%) Front Office
11 8 (1.82%) Billing
12 6 (1.37%) Legal
13 5 (1.14%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.46%) Law
15 1 (0.23%) Telecoms
15 1 (0.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 155 (35.31%) Analyst
2 89 (20.27%) Business Analyst
3 61 (13.90%) Architect
4 54 (12.30%) Developer
5 32 (7.29%) Solutions Architect
6 29 (6.61%) Designer
7 28 (6.38%) Payments Business Analyst
8 27 (6.15%) Support Analyst
9 21 (4.78%) Senior Developer
10 20 (4.56%) Applications Support
11 19 (4.33%) Java Developer
12 18 (4.10%) Programmer
13 17 (3.87%) Project Manager
13 17 (3.87%) Test Analyst
13 17 (3.87%) SQL Developer
14 16 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
15 15 (3.42%) Senior SQL Developer
16 14 (3.19%) Consultant
17 13 (2.96%) Software Engineer
17 13 (2.96%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (16.40%) XML
2 65 (14.81%) FIX Protocol
3 46 (10.48%) JMS
4 43 (9.79%) Web Services
5 42 (9.57%) Spring
6 30 (6.83%) HTML
7 28 (6.38%) WebSphere MQ
8 23 (5.24%) J2EE
9 15 (3.42%) Middleware
9 15 (3.42%) FpML
10 14 (3.19%) .NET
11 13 (2.96%) JSP
11 13 (2.96%) Servlets
11 13 (2.96%) XSLT
11 13 (2.96%) GWT
11 13 (2.96%) OSGi
12 11 (2.51%) RESTful
13 10 (2.28%) Hibernate
13 10 (2.28%) Dojo
14 9 (2.05%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 56 (12.76%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (7.74%) Mainframe
3 26 (5.92%) N-Tier
4 25 (5.69%) Computer Science
5 23 (5.24%) Management Information System
6 20 (4.56%) Equities
6 20 (4.56%) Enterprise Software
7 19 (4.33%) Credit Risk
8 14 (3.19%) Derivative
9 13 (2.96%) Inversion of Control
9 13 (2.96%) Client/Server
9 13 (2.96%) PKI
10 12 (2.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 12 (2.73%) EFT
11 10 (2.28%) Fixed Income
12 9 (2.05%) Social Media
13 7 (1.59%) iSeries
13 7 (1.59%) Reference Data
13 7 (1.59%) AS400
14 6 (1.37%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 68 (15.49%) UNIX
2 28 (6.38%) Windows
3 13 (2.96%) Linux
4 9 (2.05%) zOS
4 9 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (2.05%) Solaris
5 7 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (1.59%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.37%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.46%) Windows 2000
8 2 (0.46%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.23%) AIX
9 1 (0.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (24.15%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (15.26%) Project Management
3 60 (13.67%) Business Analysis
4 53 (12.07%) SDLC
5 46 (10.48%) Waterfall
6 44 (10.02%) Scrum
7 42 (9.57%) SOA
8 39 (8.88%) UML
8 39 (8.88%) Unit Testing
9 38 (8.66%) TDD
9 38 (8.66%) Mentoring
10 37 (8.43%) Continuous Integration
11 28 (6.38%) Change Management
12 26 (5.92%) OO
13 25 (5.69%) Coaching
14 24 (5.47%) Cash Management
15 23 (5.24%) Multithreading
15 23 (5.24%) User Acceptance Testing
16 21 (4.78%) OOD
17 20 (4.56%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 128 (29.16%) SQL
2 81 (18.45%) Java
3 35 (7.97%) COBOL
4 28 (6.38%) JavaScript
5 17 (3.87%) PL/SQL
6 14 (3.19%) C#
7 11 (2.51%) T-SQL
8 10 (2.28%) C++
9 9 (2.05%) Shell Script
9 9 (2.05%) VB.NET
10 7 (1.59%) C
10 7 (1.59%) Perl
11 6 (1.37%) LINC
12 5 (1.14%) JCL
12 5 (1.14%) Objective-C
12 5 (1.14%) Apple Swift
13 4 (0.91%) VBA
14 3 (0.68%) VB
14 3 (0.68%) PHP
15 2 (0.46%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 86 (19.59%) Degree
2 37 (8.43%) ISEB
3 29 (6.61%) ISTQB
4 14 (3.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.46%) CISSP
5 2 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.46%) MBA
5 2 (0.46%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (0.46%) MCP
5 2 (0.46%) CCNA
6 1 (0.23%) IIBA
6 1 (0.23%) CBAP
6 1 (0.23%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.52%) QA
2 9 (2.05%) ISO 8583
3 7 (1.59%) FATCA
4 3 (0.68%) SLA
5 2 (0.46%) EMIR
5 2 (0.46%) Basel III
5 2 (0.46%) MiFID
6 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (1.37%) vSphere
4 2 (0.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (2.51%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.37%) Data Guard
2 6 (1.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 6 (1.37%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (1.14%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.23%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 84 (19.13%) Oracle
2 59 (13.44%) IBM
3 35 (7.97%) Microsoft
4 20 (4.56%) VMware
5 15 (3.42%) HP
5 15 (3.42%) TIBCO
6 13 (2.96%) Google
7 11 (2.51%) Bloomberg
8 9 (2.05%) Sybase
9 8 (1.82%) Misys
9 8 (1.82%) Fundtech
10 7 (1.59%) SunGard
11 6 (1.37%) Reuters
11 6 (1.37%) Temenos
11 6 (1.37%) Unisys
12 5 (1.14%) BMC
12 5 (1.14%) BT
12 5 (1.14%) Remedy
13 4 (0.91%) Green Hat
13 4 (0.91%) Red Hat
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