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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Rank 712 720 807
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +87
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 215 239 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% 0.55% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 164 183 182
Median salary £58,750 £57,500 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% -1.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.36%

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
41482 43347 48422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.05% 40.56% 41.22%
Number of salaries quoted 33660 34320 38834
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 25 May 2016 within the UK.

SWIFT Salary Histogram in the UK

SWIFT
Top 22 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 25 May 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 +4 209 £58,750 +2.17% 17
London -10 192 £64,000 +11.30% 17
City of London +6 39 £64,000 +21.90% 4
South West +9 14 £45,000 +12.50%
South East +22 8 £50,000 -14.89%
Berkshire +21 8 £50,000 +17.64%
Bristol +12 7 £45,000 +12.50%
Scotland -9 6 - - 1
Somerset - 6 - -
North West - 6 - -
Street - 6 - -
Liverpool - 6 - -
Merseyside - 6 - -
Edinburgh +1 4 - - 1
Canary Wharf - 3 £54,000 -
Bracknell - 3 £50,000 -
Stirling - 2 - -
East of England +32 1 £70,000 -17.64%
Hertfordshire +20 1 £70,000 -17.64%
Bournemouth +6 1 £85,000 -
Dorset -2 1 £85,000 -
Watford - 1 £70,000 -

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 248 (64.75%) Finance
2 236 (61.62%) Banking
3 118 (30.81%) SQL
4 111 (28.98%) Degree
5 88 (22.98%) SEPA
6 70 (18.28%) Java
7 68 (17.75%) Agile Software Development
8 67 (17.49%) Oracle
9 62 (16.19%) SQL Server
10 61 (15.93%) Microsoft
11 56 (14.62%) ISO20022
12 54 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
13 51 (13.32%) C
14 47 (12.27%) ITIL
15 46 (12.01%) MS Office
16 45 (11.75%) Unix
16 45 (11.75%) Linux
17 44 (11.49%) WebSphere
18 42 (10.97%) Business Analysis
19 40 (10.44%) Wealth Management
19 40 (10.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 38 (9.92%) Front Office
20 38 (9.92%) SDLC
21 37 (9.66%) IT Audit
21 37 (9.66%) Information Security
21 37 (9.66%) Intranet
21 37 (9.66%) Internet
21 37 (9.66%) CISSP
21 37 (9.66%) User Acceptance Testing
21 37 (9.66%) CISMP

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 44 (11.49%) WebSphere
2 19 (4.96%) Confluence
3 10 (2.61%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.09%) Apache
5 7 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (1.83%) JBoss
5 7 (1.83%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.31%) IIS
6 5 (1.31%) Node.js
7 3 (0.78%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.52%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.52%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.52%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
9 1 (0.26%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.26%) SAS
Applications
1 46 (12.01%) MS Office
2 17 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 16 (4.18%) MS Excel
4 9 (2.35%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (4.18%) Temenos T24
2 13 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (3.13%) Finacle
4 11 (2.87%) Misys Midas
5 9 (2.35%) Misys Opics
5 9 (2.35%) Oracle General Ledger
6 6 (1.57%) Remedy ITSM
6 6 (1.57%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 5 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (1.04%) Algo Collateral
8 4 (1.04%) Payment Gateway
9 2 (0.52%) Misys Equation
10 1 (0.26%) Bloomberg TOMS
10 1 (0.26%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (1.31%) GitHub
1 5 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (9.66%) Internet
1 37 (9.66%) Intranet
2 8 (2.09%) SWIFTNet
3 6 (1.57%) Firewall
4 4 (1.04%) SAN
4 4 (1.04%) VPN
5 3 (0.78%) DNS
5 3 (0.78%) LAN
6 2 (0.52%) DHCP
6 2 (0.52%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.52%) VoIP
7 1 (0.26%) ATM
7 1 (0.26%) BGP
7 1 (0.26%) FTP
7 1 (0.26%) OSPF
7 1 (0.26%) TACACS
7 1 (0.26%) WAN
7 1 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.26%) Wireless
7 1 (0.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (16.19%) SQL Server
2 25 (6.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (6.27%) Oracle Database
4 17 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 16 (4.18%) Relational Database
6 15 (3.92%) Oracle Database 10g
7 12 (3.13%) NoSQL
8 9 (2.35%) RDBMS
8 9 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (1.57%) DB2
11 5 (1.31%) MongoDB
11 5 (1.31%) Power BI
12 4 (1.04%) Big Data
13 3 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.78%) QlikView
14 2 (0.52%) Data Mining
14 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (5.48%) ProC
2 18 (4.70%) Eclipse
3 17 (4.44%) Git (software)
3 17 (4.44%) JIRA
3 17 (4.44%) Maven
4 16 (4.18%) Ant
5 9 (2.35%) NUnit
6 8 (2.09%) Jenkins
7 7 (1.83%) Selenium
7 7 (1.83%) Visual Studio
8 5 (1.31%) Eclipse RCP
8 5 (1.31%) JUnit
8 5 (1.31%) Moq
8 5 (1.31%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (1.31%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.78%) HP UFT
9 3 (0.78%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.52%) LoadRunner
10 2 (0.52%) Subversion
General
1 248 (64.75%) Finance
2 236 (61.62%) Banking
3 38 (9.92%) Front Office
4 28 (7.31%) Investment Banking
5 26 (6.79%) Back Office
5 26 (6.79%) Retail
6 25 (6.53%) Financial Institution
7 18 (4.70%) Marketing
8 8 (2.09%) Private Banking
8 8 (2.09%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.31%) Electronics
9 5 (1.31%) Legal
9 5 (1.31%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.78%) Law
11 2 (0.52%) French Language
12 1 (0.26%) Arabic Language
12 1 (0.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 147 (38.38%) Analyst
2 70 (18.28%) Business Analyst
3 67 (17.49%) Banking Analyst
4 64 (16.71%) Developer
5 44 (11.49%) Support Analyst
6 39 (10.18%) Applications Support
7 37 (9.66%) Information Analyst
7 37 (9.66%) Information Security Analyst
7 37 (9.66%) Security Analyst
8 34 (8.88%) Payments Business Analyst
9 32 (8.36%) Banking Business Analyst
10 30 (7.83%) Applications Support Analyst
11 26 (6.79%) Consultant
12 23 (6.01%) Senior Analyst
12 23 (6.01%) Senior Developer
13 22 (5.74%) Architect
13 22 (5.74%) Oracle Developer
14 18 (4.70%) Technical Support
15 17 (4.44%) Software Engineer
16 16 (4.18%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (8.88%) FIX Protocol
2 30 (7.83%) WebSphere MQ
2 30 (7.83%) XML
3 27 (7.05%) .NET
3 27 (7.05%) HTML
4 25 (6.53%) Web Services
5 21 (5.48%) Middleware
6 20 (5.22%) CSS
6 20 (5.22%) Spring
7 19 (4.96%) HTML5
8 17 (4.44%) AngularJS
8 17 (4.44%) ASP.NET
8 17 (4.44%) J2EE
8 17 (4.44%) JMS
9 16 (4.18%) CSS3
10 15 (3.92%) RESTful
11 14 (3.66%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (3.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 13 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web API
13 12 (3.13%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 54 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (10.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 31 (8.09%) Fintech
4 26 (6.79%) Computer Science
5 22 (5.74%) Credit Risk
6 21 (5.48%) Mathematics
7 17 (4.44%) Client/Server
8 16 (4.18%) Inversion of Control
8 16 (4.18%) N-Tier
9 15 (3.92%) Management Information System
10 12 (3.13%) Equities
11 9 (2.35%) Fixed Income
12 8 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (1.83%) Taxonomies
14 6 (1.57%) Derivative
14 6 (1.57%) IBM Mainframe
14 6 (1.57%) Mainframe
14 6 (1.57%) Mobile Banking
15 5 (1.31%) Data Centre
15 5 (1.31%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 45 (11.75%) Linux
1 45 (11.75%) Unix
2 30 (7.83%) Windows
3 9 (2.35%) AIX
4 6 (1.57%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.04%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.78%) Solaris
7 2 (0.52%) Android
7 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.26%) HPUX
8 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (17.75%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (12.27%) ITIL
3 42 (10.97%) Business Analysis
4 40 (10.44%) Wealth Management
5 38 (9.92%) SDLC
6 37 (9.66%) Information Security
6 37 (9.66%) IT Audit
6 37 (9.66%) User Acceptance Testing
7 36 (9.40%) Project Management
8 32 (8.36%) Cash Management
9 28 (7.31%) Stakeholder Management
10 26 (6.79%) Data Analysis
11 25 (6.53%) Change Management
12 23 (6.01%) Unit Testing
13 22 (5.74%) OO
13 22 (5.74%) Time Management
14 20 (5.22%) CRM
15 19 (4.96%) Anti-Money Laundering
15 19 (4.96%) Software Engineering
15 19 (4.96%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 118 (30.81%) SQL
2 70 (18.28%) Java
3 51 (13.32%) C
4 35 (9.14%) PL/SQL
5 33 (8.62%) JavaScript
6 22 (5.74%) C#
7 19 (4.96%) C++
8 18 (4.70%) VBA
9 15 (3.92%) Python
10 13 (3.39%) T-SQL
11 12 (3.13%) Perl
11 12 (3.13%) Shell Script
12 7 (1.83%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.57%) Apple Swift
13 6 (1.57%) COBOL
13 6 (1.57%) JCL
14 5 (1.31%) Bash Shell
15 4 (1.04%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.78%) VB
16 3 (0.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 111 (28.98%) Degree
2 37 (9.66%) CISMP
2 37 (9.66%) CISSP
3 22 (5.74%) CISM
4 18 (4.70%) ISTQB
5 16 (4.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 10 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (2.09%) PMI Certification
8 5 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.04%) MCSD
9 4 (1.04%) PMP
10 2 (0.52%) CISA
10 2 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.52%) ISEB
10 2 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.26%) CCNA
11 1 (0.26%) CCNP
11 1 (0.26%) CCVP
11 1 (0.26%) HND
11 1 (0.26%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (22.98%) SEPA
2 56 (14.62%) ISO20022
3 31 (8.09%) QA
4 23 (6.01%) ISO15022
4 23 (6.01%) SLA
5 4 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.78%) COBIT
6 3 (0.78%) FATCA
6 3 (0.78%) MiFID
7 2 (0.52%) BS25999
7 2 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.52%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.26%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 8 (2.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.57%) Time Sharing Option
3 5 (1.31%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.52%) Cronacle
4 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (0.52%) NFS
4 2 (0.52%) Squid
Systems Management
1 11 (2.87%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.57%) CA Endevor
3 3 (0.78%) OpenView
3 3 (0.78%) Zenoss
4 2 (0.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.52%) RSA Archer
4 2 (0.52%) vMotion
5 1 (0.26%) CA Service Virtualization
5 1 (0.26%) nmon
Vendors
1 67 (17.49%) Oracle
2 61 (15.93%) Microsoft
3 33 (8.62%) IBM
4 32 (8.36%) Bloomberg
5 27 (7.05%) Reuters
6 16 (4.18%) HP
7 15 (3.92%) Calypso
8 13 (3.39%) Murex
8 13 (3.39%) Remedy
9 12 (3.13%) Advent
9 12 (3.13%) Avaloq
9 12 (3.13%) Eze Software Group
10 11 (2.87%) Actimize
11 10 (2.61%) Misys
11 10 (2.61%) Pega
11 10 (2.61%) Sybase
11 10 (2.61%) VMware
12 9 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (2.09%) Fidessa
14 7 (1.83%) Atlassian
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Car, PMI, Flexible benefits, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Dunsdon Rose
Posted: 5 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + 20% bonus, 10% pension, medical, etc
Posted: 6 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + 20% bonus, 10% pension, medical
Posted: 6 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + 20% bonus, 10% pension, Medical
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CGI
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Bottomline Technologies
Salary: £45,000
Posted: 12 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85,000 to £100,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £54720 - £63839 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 19 days ago