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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
UK
Rank 745 740 768
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +28
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 108 207 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.48% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 87 174 163
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £41,900
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £74,700 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £46,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -15.45%

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
33626 42903 42482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.51% 42.74% 40.54%
Number of salaries quoted 27404 34379 34424
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 22 January 2017 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 22 January 2017. 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 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 -6 100 £57,500 +4.54% 7
London +17 92 £57,500 +4.54% 5
City of London +35 31 £57,500 - 3
Scotland +26 7 £52,500 +16.66%
Edinburgh +8 7 £52,500 +16.66%
South East +43 4 £51,250 -18.00% 2
Surrey +28 2 £60,000 -4.00% 1
Hampshire - 2 £38,750 -
Dorset +14 1 - -
East of England +9 1 £45,000 +104.54%
Hertfordshire +5 1 £45,000 -31.55%
South West -5 1 - -
North West -17 1 - -
Bromley - 1 - -
Poole - 1 - -
Andover - 1 £35,000 -
Stevenage - 1 £45,000 -
Manchester - 1 - -

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 177 (72.24%) Finance
2 129 (52.65%) Banking
3 125 (51.02%) SQL
4 78 (31.84%) Java
5 61 (24.90%) JavaScript
5 61 (24.90%) XML
6 56 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
7 54 (22.04%) Windows
8 53 (21.63%) FIX Protocol
9 52 (21.22%) SQL Server
10 50 (20.41%) Unix
11 49 (20.00%) Project Management
12 48 (19.59%) Linux
13 46 (18.78%) Financial Institution
14 41 (16.73%) SEPA
15 40 (16.33%) Back Office
16 38 (15.51%) Business Analysis
16 38 (15.51%) MS Excel
17 37 (15.10%) HTML
18 33 (13.47%) Investment Banking
19 29 (11.84%) Cash Management
20 27 (11.02%) T-SQL
21 25 (10.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
21 25 (10.20%) Derivative
21 25 (10.20%) SDLC
22 23 (9.39%) Microsoft
23 22 (8.98%) .NET
23 22 (8.98%) Degree
23 22 (8.98%) Stakeholder Management
24 21 (8.57%) Retail

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 20 (8.16%) WebSphere
2 17 (6.94%) IIS
3 11 (4.49%) Confluence
3 11 (4.49%) MQSeries
4 10 (4.08%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (2.04%) Apache
5 5 (2.04%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.63%) SAS
7 1 (0.41%) JBoss
7 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.41%) Mule
7 1 (0.41%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 38 (15.51%) MS Excel
2 19 (7.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (6.12%) MS Office
4 10 (4.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.86%) Summit
2 5 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (1.63%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.82%) Algo Collateral
4 2 (0.82%) EQXanite
4 2 (0.82%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.41%) Misys Opics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.45%) SWIFTNet
2 2 (0.82%) FTP
3 1 (0.41%) DNS
3 1 (0.41%) Firewall
3 1 (0.41%) HTTP
3 1 (0.41%) Intranet
3 1 (0.41%) Network Security
3 1 (0.41%) SAN
3 1 (0.41%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (21.22%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (6.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (6.12%) Relational Database
5 14 (5.71%) Hadoop
6 13 (5.31%) Crystal Reports
7 11 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (4.49%) LogicBlox
8 8 (3.27%) RDBMS
9 7 (2.86%) Big Data
10 6 (2.45%) QlikView
11 4 (1.63%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (1.22%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.82%) IBM InfoSphere
14 1 (0.41%) MySQL
14 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (4.49%) JIRA
2 7 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (2.04%) Subversion
3 5 (2.04%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.63%) ProC
4 4 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.22%) ERwin
6 2 (0.82%) Maven
7 1 (0.41%) Selenium
7 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 177 (72.24%) Finance
2 129 (52.65%) Banking
3 46 (18.78%) Financial Institution
4 40 (16.33%) Back Office
5 33 (13.47%) Investment Banking
6 21 (8.57%) Retail
7 11 (4.49%) Retail Banking
8 9 (3.67%) Prime Brokerage
9 8 (3.27%) Front Office
9 8 (3.27%) Marketing
10 6 (2.45%) Telecoms
11 5 (2.04%) Electronics
11 5 (2.04%) Manufacturing
12 3 (1.22%) Law
13 1 (0.41%) Advertising
13 1 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.41%) French Language
13 1 (0.41%) German Language
Job Titles
1 69 (28.16%) Analyst
2 57 (23.27%) Developer
3 45 (18.37%) Architect
4 43 (17.55%) Business Analyst
5 30 (12.24%) SQL Developer
6 29 (11.84%) Solutions Architect
7 28 (11.43%) Applications Support
8 23 (9.39%) Support Analyst
9 19 (7.76%) Payments Business Analyst
10 18 (7.35%) Project Manager
11 16 (6.53%) Database Developer
11 16 (6.53%) SQL Database Developer
12 12 (4.90%) Consultant
13 11 (4.49%) Senior Analyst
14 9 (3.67%) Business IT Analyst
14 9 (3.67%) IT Analyst
14 9 (3.67%) IT Business Analyst
14 9 (3.67%) Java Developer
14 9 (3.67%) Team Leader
15 8 (3.27%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (24.90%) XML
2 53 (21.63%) FIX Protocol
3 37 (15.10%) HTML
4 22 (8.98%) .NET
5 19 (7.76%) WebSphere MQ
6 16 (6.53%) SOAP
7 14 (5.71%) FpML
7 14 (5.71%) Middleware
8 12 (4.90%) J2EE
8 12 (4.90%) JSON
8 12 (4.90%) Spring
9 11 (4.49%) Ajax
9 11 (4.49%) Dojo
10 10 (4.08%) Web Services
11 9 (3.67%) MSMQ
12 6 (2.45%) ASP.NET
12 6 (2.45%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (2.04%) REST
14 4 (1.63%) WCF
14 4 (1.63%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.20%) Derivative
1 25 (10.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 20 (8.16%) Fixed Income
3 18 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (6.12%) Equities
5 13 (5.31%) Data Integration
6 8 (3.27%) Equity Derivative
7 6 (2.45%) Hedge funds
7 6 (2.45%) Performance Metrics
8 5 (2.04%) Tandem
9 4 (1.63%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.63%) Taxonomies
9 4 (1.63%) Visualisation
10 3 (1.22%) Credit Risk
10 3 (1.22%) Fintech
11 2 (0.82%) Blockchain
11 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.82%) Eurex
12 1 (0.41%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 54 (22.04%) Windows
2 50 (20.41%) Unix
3 48 (19.59%) Linux
4 21 (8.57%) Windows Server
5 11 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (3.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (3.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.63%) AIX
9 4 (1.63%) HPUX
9 4 (1.63%) Solaris
9 4 (1.63%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (20.00%) Project Management
3 38 (15.51%) Business Analysis
4 29 (11.84%) Cash Management
5 25 (10.20%) SDLC
6 22 (8.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (8.57%) CRM
8 19 (7.76%) Waterfall
9 18 (7.35%) Analytics
9 18 (7.35%) Integration Testing
10 17 (6.94%) Release Management
11 16 (6.53%) Presales
11 16 (6.53%) Use Case
12 14 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (5.31%) ETL
13 13 (5.31%) ITIL
13 13 (5.31%) Validation
13 13 (5.31%) Wealth Management
14 12 (4.90%) Incident Management
14 12 (4.90%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 125 (51.02%) SQL
2 78 (31.84%) Java
3 61 (24.90%) JavaScript
4 27 (11.02%) T-SQL
5 16 (6.53%) C#
6 15 (6.12%) Python
7 13 (5.31%) PowerShell
8 9 (3.67%) C
9 8 (3.27%) C++
9 8 (3.27%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.45%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.45%) VBA
11 4 (1.63%) Groovy
11 4 (1.63%) Perl
12 2 (0.82%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.41%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.41%) Delphi
13 1 (0.41%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.41%) VB
13 1 (0.41%) XPath
Qualifications
1 22 (8.98%) Degree
2 5 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.41%) ISEB
4 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.41%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (16.73%) SEPA
2 10 (4.08%) QA
2 10 (4.08%) TARGET2
3 7 (2.86%) ISO20022
4 6 (2.45%) MiFID
4 6 (2.45%) SLA
5 5 (2.04%) EMIR
6 2 (0.82%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.41%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.41%) ISO15022
System Software
1 3 (1.22%) Cronacle
2 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (9.39%) Microsoft
2 21 (8.57%) Oracle
3 13 (5.31%) IBM
4 11 (4.49%) Solace
5 9 (3.67%) Murex
6 8 (3.27%) HP
7 7 (2.86%) Bloomberg
8 6 (2.45%) SAP
8 6 (2.45%) SmartStream
8 6 (2.45%) Tableau
9 5 (2.04%) ServiceNow
9 5 (2.04%) Sybase
10 4 (1.63%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.63%) Sophis
11 3 (1.22%) Reuters
12 2 (0.82%) Cognizant
12 2 (0.82%) FFastFill
12 2 (0.82%) Fiserv
12 2 (0.82%) Pega
12 2 (0.82%) Trillium
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