The table below looks at the statistics for SWIFTNet skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SWIFTNet over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SWIFTNet
Rank 930 933 936
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing SWIFTNet 5 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.004% 0.001%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.029% 0.021% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £55,000 £68,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary - £34,000 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17278 19320 18195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.06% 18.15% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14368 15676 14260
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SWIFTNet
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SWIFTNet within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SWIFTNet Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SWIFTNet
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SWIFTNet within the UK.

SWIFTNet Salary Trend in the UK

SWIFTNet
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SWIFTNet within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +22 5 £55,000 -21.42%
London +10 5 £55,000 -21.42%
City of London +55 3 £55,000 -21.42%

SWIFTNet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing SWIFTNet 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 SWIFTNet.

1 9 (75.00%) SWIFT
2 8 (66.67%) Finance
3 6 (50.00%) Banking
3 6 (50.00%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) Financial Institution
5 4 (33.33%) Unix
6 3 (25.00%) Java
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle
6 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (25.00%) Legal
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
6 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) Fedwire
6 3 (25.00%) TARGET2
7 2 (16.67%) Data Integration
7 2 (16.67%) Cash Management
7 2 (16.67%) Data Stewardship
7 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) Back Office
7 2 (16.67%) ITIL
7 2 (16.67%) SQL
7 2 (16.67%) B2B
7 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (8.33%) FIX Protocol

SWIFTNet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing SWIFTNet 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 SWIFTNet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Banking
3 5 (41.67%) Financial Institution
4 3 (25.00%) Legal
5 2 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Product Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Product Owner
1 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Designer
2 2 (16.67%) Lead Designer
2 2 (16.67%) Production Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Solutions Designer
2 2 (16.67%) SWIFT Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) SWIFT Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Applications Support
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Financial Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Product Owner
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Subject Matter Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) SWIFT
2 3 (25.00%) Fedwire
2 3 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (25.00%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (16.67%) Data Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) B2B
2 2 (16.67%) Cash Management
2 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Data Stewardship
2 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) TARGET2
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle