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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 692 643 605
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -38
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 202 236 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.22% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 0.67% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 168 198 244
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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
35570 35195 38890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.97% 33.14% 33.29%
Number of salaries quoted 27919 28450 32820
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 August 2014 within the UK.

SWIFT Salary Histogram in the UK

SWIFT
Top 26 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 28 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
England -51 192 £55,000 -4.34% 24
London -26 149 £60,000 -7.69% 22
City of London -21 59 £65,000 +18.18% 13
East of England +1 19 £52,500 +52.17% 1
Hertfordshire +4 18 £52,500 +52.17%
South West -37 17 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Bristol +4 16 £37,500 - 1
Scotland -12 9 £45,000 -
South East -24 5 £32,250 -
Rickmansworth +3 4 £85,000 -
Surrey -1 4 £32,250 -
Edinburgh -8 4 £45,000 +12.50%
Glasgow -12 4 - -
Watford -5 3 £49,500 +43.47%
North West -28 2 - -
Warrington - 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 - -
Guildford - 2 £32,250 -
Docklands, London +3 1 - -
Stirling -19 1 - -
Dorset -23 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Bournemouth -25 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Essex - 1 £70,000 - 1
Hampshire - 1 - -

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 291 (71.50%) Finance
2 264 (64.86%) Banking
3 167 (41.03%) SQL
4 123 (30.22%) Oracle
5 117 (28.75%) Java
6 103 (25.31%) WebSphere
7 102 (25.06%) XML
8 72 (17.69%) IBM
9 70 (17.20%) Project Management
9 70 (17.20%) Degree
10 69 (16.95%) Business Analysis
11 64 (15.72%) Windows
11 64 (15.72%) SQL Server
12 63 (15.48%) Linux
13 61 (14.99%) Retail
14 59 (14.50%) UNIX
15 57 (14.00%) UML
16 55 (13.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 55 (13.51%) Middleware
17 54 (13.27%) Back Office
17 54 (13.27%) Relational Database
18 51 (12.53%) French Language
18 51 (12.53%) WebSphere MQ
18 51 (12.53%) WebLogic
19 50 (12.29%) QA
20 48 (11.79%) JMS
21 47 (11.55%) J2EE
22 46 (11.30%) RDBMS
23 44 (10.81%) XSLT
23 44 (10.81%) Oracle Database

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 103 (25.31%) WebSphere
2 51 (12.53%) WebLogic
3 30 (7.37%) Tomcat
4 29 (7.13%) IIS
5 26 (6.39%) BizTalk Server
6 25 (6.14%) WebSphere Application Server
6 25 (6.14%) WebSphere Process Server
7 23 (5.65%) Apache ServiceMix
8 21 (5.16%) MQSeries
9 14 (3.44%) Apache
10 7 (1.72%) SharePoint
11 5 (1.23%) AquaLogic Service Bus
11 5 (1.23%) Oracle Service Bus
11 5 (1.23%) AquaLogic
12 4 (0.98%) Mule
13 3 (0.74%) CMS
14 2 (0.49%) SAS
14 2 (0.49%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
15 1 (0.25%) Documentum
Applications
1 11 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.46%) MS Visio
3 9 (2.21%) MS Office
4 4 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.74%) MS Project
6 2 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (4.91%) IntelliMatch
2 16 (3.93%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
3 7 (1.72%) HiPortfolio
4 5 (1.23%) Kondor+
5 4 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.74%) Temenos T24
7 2 (0.49%) MultiFonds
7 2 (0.49%) Algo Collateral
8 1 (0.25%) FLEXCUBE
8 1 (0.25%) RMDS
8 1 (0.25%) Loan IQ
8 1 (0.25%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (6.88%) Internet
2 24 (5.90%) SMS
3 16 (3.93%) HTTP
4 14 (3.44%) TCP/IP
5 10 (2.46%) Firewall
6 7 (1.72%) FTP
6 7 (1.72%) DNS
7 6 (1.47%) HTTPS
8 4 (0.98%) SSL
8 4 (0.98%) SWIFTNet
9 3 (0.74%) DHCP
9 3 (0.74%) Intranet
10 2 (0.49%) ATM
11 1 (0.25%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (15.72%) SQL Server
2 54 (13.27%) Relational Database
3 46 (11.30%) RDBMS
4 44 (10.81%) Oracle Database
5 11 (2.70%) DB2
6 9 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (1.23%) MySQL
8 4 (0.98%) NonStop SQL
8 4 (0.98%) Hyperion Smart View
9 3 (0.74%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.25%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 43 (10.57%) JUnit
1 43 (10.57%) Eclipse
2 37 (9.09%) Ant
3 33 (8.11%) Eclipse RCP
4 17 (4.18%) Maven
5 15 (3.69%) Jenkins
6 12 (2.95%) Git (software)
7 8 (1.97%) Selenium
8 7 (1.72%) JIRA
9 5 (1.23%) WebDriver
9 5 (1.23%) Selenium IDE
9 5 (1.23%) Visual Studio
10 4 (0.98%) QuickTest Pro
10 4 (0.98%) Subversion
10 4 (0.98%) NUnit
11 3 (0.74%) Redmine
11 3 (0.74%) Toad
11 3 (0.74%) LoadRunner
12 2 (0.49%) Introscope
12 2 (0.49%) JProfiler
General
1 291 (71.50%) Finance
2 264 (64.86%) Banking
3 61 (14.99%) Retail
4 54 (13.27%) Back Office
5 51 (12.53%) French Language
6 38 (9.34%) Retail Banking
7 36 (8.85%) Investment Banking
8 10 (2.46%) Front Office
8 10 (2.46%) Financial Institution
9 8 (1.97%) Marketing
9 8 (1.97%) Spanish Language
10 6 (1.47%) Corporate Banking
11 5 (1.23%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.74%) Japanese Language
12 3 (0.74%) International Banking
13 2 (0.49%) Advertising
13 2 (0.49%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.49%) German Language
13 2 (0.49%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.25%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 172 (42.26%) Analyst
2 103 (25.31%) Business Analyst
3 53 (13.02%) Payments Business Analyst
4 51 (12.53%) Applications Support
5 37 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 35 (8.60%) Architect
7 33 (8.11%) Developer
8 29 (7.13%) Project Manager
9 26 (6.39%) Applications Support Analyst
10 20 (4.91%) Financial Business Analyst
11 19 (4.67%) Financial Services Business Analyst
11 19 (4.67%) Senior Analyst
12 18 (4.42%) Java Software Engineer
12 18 (4.42%) Consultant
12 18 (4.42%) Software Engineer
13 17 (4.18%) Solutions Architect
14 15 (3.69%) Team Leader
14 15 (3.69%) Systems Analyst
15 13 (3.19%) Lead Business Analyst
15 13 (3.19%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (25.06%) XML
2 55 (13.51%) Middleware
3 51 (12.53%) WebSphere MQ
4 48 (11.79%) JMS
5 47 (11.55%) J2EE
6 44 (10.81%) XSLT
7 39 (9.58%) Spring
7 39 (9.58%) Web Services
8 38 (9.34%) GWT
9 34 (8.35%) JSP
9 34 (8.35%) Servlets
10 27 (6.63%) HTML
11 26 (6.39%) FpML
12 24 (5.90%) .NET
13 23 (5.65%) OSGi
14 16 (3.93%) SOAP
15 7 (1.72%) CSS
15 7 (1.72%) JDBC
16 6 (1.47%) jQuery
17 5 (1.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 55 (13.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 39 (9.58%) Client/Server
3 38 (9.34%) Enterprise Software
4 35 (8.60%) N-Tier
5 33 (8.11%) Inversion of Control
6 31 (7.62%) Computer Science
7 24 (5.90%) Cryptography
7 24 (5.90%) APACS
7 24 (5.90%) IVR
8 21 (5.16%) Fixed Income
9 18 (4.42%) Equities
10 14 (3.44%) Management Information System
10 14 (3.44%) Derivative
11 13 (3.19%) Open Source
11 13 (3.19%) Mainframe
12 12 (2.95%) Credit Risk
13 10 (2.46%) EFT
13 10 (2.46%) Reference Data
14 9 (2.21%) iPad
14 9 (2.21%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 64 (15.72%) Windows
2 63 (15.48%) Linux
3 59 (14.50%) UNIX
4 22 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (3.19%) Solaris
6 4 (0.98%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (17.20%) Project Management
2 69 (16.95%) Business Analysis
3 57 (14.00%) UML
4 42 (10.32%) Unit Testing
5 40 (9.83%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 34 (8.35%) TDD
8 30 (7.37%) Continuous Integration
9 29 (7.13%) User Acceptance Testing
9 29 (7.13%) Requirements Analysis
10 28 (6.88%) Use Case
11 26 (6.39%) Change Management
11 26 (6.39%) Data Security
12 24 (5.90%) Project Planning
12 24 (5.90%) Scrum
13 23 (5.65%) OO
14 20 (4.91%) Problem Management
15 19 (4.67%) Technical Analysis
15 19 (4.67%) Waterfall
15 19 (4.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 167 (41.03%) SQL
2 117 (28.75%) Java
3 25 (6.14%) C
4 22 (5.41%) JavaScript
5 21 (5.16%) Perl
6 14 (3.44%) VBA
6 14 (3.44%) PL/SQL
7 13 (3.19%) Shell Script
8 11 (2.70%) VB.NET
9 10 (2.46%) C#
10 9 (2.21%) COBOL
10 9 (2.21%) JCL
11 8 (1.97%) C++
11 8 (1.97%) ActionScript
11 8 (1.97%) ActionScript 2.0
12 7 (1.72%) VB
13 5 (1.23%) VB6
14 4 (0.98%) XAML
14 4 (0.98%) PHP
14 4 (0.98%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 70 (17.20%) Degree
2 30 (7.37%) CCA
3 16 (3.93%) ISEB
4 15 (3.69%) ISTQB
5 11 (2.70%) PMI Certification
6 8 (1.97%) PMP
7 5 (1.23%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.74%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.49%) MBA
9 2 (0.49%) CAPM
9 2 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.25%) PgMP
10 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (12.29%) QA
2 35 (8.60%) ISO 8583
3 33 (8.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 30 (7.37%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.98%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.74%) FATCA
7 2 (0.49%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.49%) MiFID
7 2 (0.49%) EMIR
8 1 (0.25%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.25%) AIFMD
System Software
1 33 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.98%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.98%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 33 (8.11%) Tivoli
2 28 (6.88%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 9 (2.21%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (1.23%) CA Endevor
5 2 (0.49%) HP SiteScope
5 2 (0.49%) nmon
Vendors
1 123 (30.22%) Oracle
2 72 (17.69%) IBM
3 37 (9.09%) JBoss
4 33 (8.11%) Google
4 33 (8.11%) VMware
5 30 (7.37%) Red Hat
6 29 (7.13%) Microsoft
7 22 (5.41%) TIBCO
8 16 (3.93%) Brady
9 14 (3.44%) Sun
10 13 (3.19%) HP
11 12 (2.95%) Sybase
12 7 (1.72%) Reuters
12 7 (1.72%) Bloomberg
13 6 (1.47%) Fundtech
14 5 (1.23%) SunGard
15 4 (0.98%) NCR
16 3 (0.74%) Murex
16 3 (0.74%) Informatica
16 3 (0.74%) Citrix
London
Talent Source Global
Posted: 11 hours ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £49555 - £61215 per annum + car,benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Banking Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + generous package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Essex
DP Connect
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £68000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £68000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Shell
Posted: 23 days ago