Period
to 10 December 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SWIFT in permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SWIFT over the 6 months to 10 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
London > Central London
6 months to
10 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 347 327 334
Rank change year-on-year -20 +7 -12
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 25 62 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.20% 0.46% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% 1.09% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 19 57 48
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £66,000 £56,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.85% +16.30% -1.30%
10th Percentile £55,500 £42,500 £42,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £70,750
London median annual salary £73,750 £65,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +12.60% +0.77% -2.99%

SWIFT is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5,035 5,709 5,862
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 40.46% 42.02% 41.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4,263 5,108 5,170
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £95,000
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

SWIFT
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing SWIFT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for SWIFT in Central London

SWIFT
Salary Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SWIFT in Central London.

Salary trend for SWIFT in Central London

SWIFT
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SWIFT in Central London over the 6 months to 10 December 2019.

Salary histogram for SWIFT in Central London

SWIFT
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SWIFT within the Central London region over the 6 months to 10 December 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +2 20 £70,000 +3.70% 6
West End of London -3 2 £75,000 +36.36%
SWIFT
London

For the 6 months to 10 December 2019, IT jobs citing SWIFT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for SWIFT.

1 17 (68.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) SQL
3 8 (32.00%) Windows
3 8 (32.00%) Banking
3 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (24.00%) Python
5 5 (20.00%) Unix
5 5 (20.00%) Linux
5 5 (20.00%) Oracle
5 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.00%) Degree
5 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 4 (16.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 4 (16.00%) Cryptocurrency
6 4 (16.00%) Fedwire
6 4 (16.00%) Threat Intelligence
6 4 (16.00%) Master's Degree
6 4 (16.00%) Marketing
6 4 (16.00%) Statistical Analysis
6 4 (16.00%) Use Case
6 4 (16.00%) Investment Management
6 4 (16.00%) Bitcoin
6 4 (16.00%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (16.00%) Java
6 4 (16.00%) Bloomberg
7 3 (12.00%) Temenos
7 3 (12.00%) VBA
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (12.00%) Sybase

SWIFT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Temenos T24
2 2 (8.00%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (4.00%) Salerio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) VPN
2 1 (4.00%) DHCP
2 1 (4.00%) DNS
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) MPLS
2 1 (4.00%) OSPF
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Blockchain
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 17 (68.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Banking
3 4 (16.00%) Marketing
4 2 (8.00%) Back Office
4 2 (8.00%) Front Office
4 2 (8.00%) Law
5 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (4.00%) French Language
5 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (4.00%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (4.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Security Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Systems Support
4 3 (12.00%) Systems Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Support
5 2 (8.00%) Digital Product Owner
5 2 (8.00%) Functional Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) iOS Developer
5 2 (8.00%) IT Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Product Owner
5 2 (8.00%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Cloud Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Junior Applications Support
6 1 (4.00%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (12.00%) XML
2 2 (8.00%) .NET
3 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (4.00%) CSS
3 1 (4.00%) CSS3
3 1 (4.00%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (4.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (4.00%) HTML
3 1 (4.00%) HTML5
3 1 (4.00%) jQuery
3 1 (4.00%) LINQ
3 1 (4.00%) Regular Expression
3 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (4.00%) Web Services
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (4.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (16.00%) Bitcoin
3 4 (16.00%) Fedwire
4 3 (12.00%) Equities
5 2 (8.00%) Fixed Income
5 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (8.00%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (8.00%) Tandem
5 2 (8.00%) User Experience
5 2 (8.00%) Virtual Team
6 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (4.00%) Derivative
6 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Unix
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.00%) Cryptocurrency
2 4 (16.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 4 (16.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (16.00%) Investment Management
2 4 (16.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 4 (16.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 4 (16.00%) Use Case
3 3 (12.00%) Line Management
3 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.00%) Accounts Payable
4 2 (8.00%) Creative Thinking
4 2 (8.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (8.00%) Marketing Strategy
4 2 (8.00%) Microservices
4 2 (8.00%) OpenUP
4 2 (8.00%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (8.00%) Product Management
4 2 (8.00%) SDLC
4 2 (8.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) Python
3 4 (16.00%) Java
4 3 (12.00%) VBA
5 2 (8.00%) Apple Swift
5 2 (8.00%) C#
5 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.00%) Perl
6 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) PSD2
2 1 (4.00%) ISO 15022
2 1 (4.00%) ISO 20022
2 1 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Ansible
1 1 (4.00%) Nagios
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) Bloomberg
3 3 (12.00%) Sybase
3 3 (12.00%) Temenos
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.00%) Reuters
4 2 (8.00%) SimCorp
5 1 (4.00%) Fiserv
5 1 (4.00%) IBM
5 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.00%) VMware