Period
to 15 November 2018

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 15 November 2018 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 325 310 340
Rank change year-on-year -15 +30 -62
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 59 66 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.42% 0.48% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.86% 1.01% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 53 56 52
Central London median annual salary £66,000 £56,250 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.33% -2.17% -
10th Percentile £41,500 £42,000 £42,025
90th Percentile £74,500 £75,000 £77,500
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -10.71% +16.67%

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 6,873 6,505 6,910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 48.81% 47.51% 47.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6,160 5,735 6,259
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £34,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £87,500
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

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 15 November 2018.

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 15 November 2018. 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 -20 42 £67,500 +22.73% 2
West End of London - 5 £55,000 -
Kensington and Chelsea - 5 £45,000 -
SWIFT
London

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, 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 32 (54.24%) Banking
2 28 (47.46%) Finance
3 24 (40.68%) ISO 20022
4 21 (35.59%) SEPA
5 16 (27.12%) FIS
5 16 (27.12%) EDIFACT
6 15 (25.42%) Java
6 15 (25.42%) Unix
6 15 (25.42%) Test Automation
6 15 (25.42%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (23.73%) Financial Institution
7 14 (23.73%) Project Management
8 11 (18.64%) Windows
8 11 (18.64%) Linux
9 10 (16.95%) Degree
9 10 (16.95%) Business Analysis
10 9 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (15.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (15.25%) ISO 8583
10 9 (15.25%) Bash Shell
10 9 (15.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 9 (15.25%) Internet
10 9 (15.25%) Software Delivery
10 9 (15.25%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (13.56%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (13.56%) Functional Testing
11 8 (13.56%) IntelliMatch
11 8 (13.56%) Defect Management
11 8 (13.56%) TARGET2
11 8 (13.56%) HP UFT

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 8 (13.56%) CMS
2 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (8.47%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.69%) IIS
3 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (13.56%) IntelliMatch
1 8 (13.56%) Misys Midas
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) Internet
2 5 (8.47%) Intranet
3 4 (6.78%) FTP
4 1 (1.69%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) NonStop SQL
1 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (13.56%) HP UFT
1 8 (13.56%) JIRA
2 7 (11.86%) Maven
2 7 (11.86%) Subversion
3 1 (1.69%) Hudson
3 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (54.24%) Banking
2 28 (47.46%) Finance
3 14 (23.73%) Financial Institution
4 8 (13.56%) General Ledger
5 5 (8.47%) Back Office
6 1 (1.69%) Advertising
6 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (42.37%) Analyst
2 16 (27.12%) Payments Analyst
3 13 (22.03%) Business Analyst
4 11 (18.64%) Applications Support
4 11 (18.64%) Systems Analyst
5 9 (15.25%) Payments Business Analyst
6 8 (13.56%) Applications Support Analyst
6 8 (13.56%) Compliance Analyst
6 8 (13.56%) Compliance Business Analyst
6 8 (13.56%) Consultant
6 8 (13.56%) Developer
6 8 (13.56%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (13.56%) Senior Business Analyst
6 8 (13.56%) Senior Compliance Analyst
6 8 (13.56%) Senior Payments Business Analyst
6 8 (13.56%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 8 (13.56%) Support Analyst
7 7 (11.86%) Java Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Support Team Leader
8 5 (8.47%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.12%) EDIFACT
2 8 (13.56%) EDI
2 8 (13.56%) J2EE
3 7 (11.86%) Apache Camel
3 7 (11.86%) OSGi
3 7 (11.86%) Swing
3 7 (11.86%) XML
4 6 (10.17%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (1.69%) .NET
5 1 (1.69%) MSMQ
5 1 (1.69%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.42%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (15.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (6.78%) Equities
4 3 (5.08%) Fintech
5 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.69%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.42%) Unix
2 11 (18.64%) Linux
2 11 (18.64%) Windows
3 6 (10.17%) Windows Server
4 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.42%) Test Automation
2 14 (23.73%) Project Management
3 10 (16.95%) Business Analysis
4 9 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (15.25%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (15.25%) Software Delivery
4 9 (15.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (13.56%) Cash Management
5 8 (13.56%) Data Modelling
5 8 (13.56%) Defect Management
5 8 (13.56%) Functional Testing
5 8 (13.56%) Manual Testing
5 8 (13.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (13.56%) System Testing
5 8 (13.56%) Systems Analysis
5 8 (13.56%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (13.56%) Test Scripting
5 8 (13.56%) Use Case
5 8 (13.56%) Validation
6 7 (11.86%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.42%) Java
2 9 (15.25%) Bash Shell
3 8 (13.56%) Shell Script
3 8 (13.56%) SQL
4 4 (6.78%) AWK
4 4 (6.78%) Bourne shell
4 4 (6.78%) Korn
4 4 (6.78%) Perl
4 4 (6.78%) Python
5 1 (1.69%) C#
5 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) Degree
2 7 (11.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (10.17%) MCSE
3 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.69%) ISACA
4 1 (1.69%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.69%) MCITP
4 1 (1.69%) MCSD
4 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (40.68%) ISO 20022
2 21 (35.59%) SEPA
3 9 (15.25%) ISO 8583
4 8 (13.56%) QA
4 8 (13.56%) TARGET2
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) Virtual Servers
1 5 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (6.78%) Control-M
3 1 (1.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (27.12%) FIS
2 8 (13.56%) Calypso
3 6 (10.17%) Oracle
4 5 (8.47%) VMware
5 4 (6.78%) HP
5 4 (6.78%) Sybase
6 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.69%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.69%) IBM
7 1 (1.69%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.69%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.69%) Reuters