The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SWIFT in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SWIFT over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
London / City of London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 220 231 224
Rank change year-on-year +11 -7  
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 16 31 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.31% 0.49% 0.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 1.04% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 71
Median salary £61,250 £67,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.25% +17.39%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £34,040 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76%  

SWIFT is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2429 2968 4530
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 47.19% 46.75% 43.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2134 2669 3732
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SWIFT
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing SWIFT as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for SWIFT in the City of London

SWIFT
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for SWIFT in the City of London

SWIFT
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SWIFT in the City of London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SWIFT in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for SWIFT.

1 30 (85.71%) Finance
2 18 (51.43%) Banking
3 16 (45.71%) SQL
4 12 (34.29%) Windows
5 11 (31.43%) Project Management
6 9 (25.71%) Oracle
7 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
7 8 (22.86%) Java
7 8 (22.86%) Unix
7 8 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (22.86%) RDBMS
7 8 (22.86%) Back Office
7 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
8 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (20.00%) SEPA
8 7 (20.00%) Degree
8 7 (20.00%) webMethods
8 7 (20.00%) Linux
8 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
9 6 (17.14%) SAP
9 6 (17.14%) XML
9 6 (17.14%) FIX Protocol
9 6 (17.14%) WebSphere
9 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (17.14%) Financial Institution
9 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
9 6 (17.14%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 5 (14.29%) KYC
10 5 (14.29%) Use Case
10 5 (14.29%) Product Management

SWIFT
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 6 (17.14%) WebSphere
2 4 (11.43%) Tomcat
2 4 (11.43%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.71%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.71%) IIS
4 1 (2.86%) Apache
4 1 (2.86%) Confluence
4 1 (2.86%) JBoss
4 1 (2.86%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.86%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) SWIFTNet
2 2 (5.71%) HTTP
3 1 (2.86%) FTP
3 1 (2.86%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) RDBMS
1 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (5.71%) Big Data
3 2 (5.71%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (5.71%) Redis
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 30 (85.71%) Finance
2 18 (51.43%) Banking
3 8 (22.86%) Back Office
4 6 (17.14%) Financial Institution
5 5 (14.29%) French Language
6 4 (11.43%) Billing
6 4 (11.43%) Electronics
6 4 (11.43%) Manufacturing
6 4 (11.43%) Marketing
6 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
7 3 (8.57%) Investment Banking
8 1 (2.86%) Front Office
8 1 (2.86%) German Language
8 1 (2.86%) Legal
8 1 (2.86%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 7 (20.00%) Consultant
3 6 (17.14%) Business Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Support Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Implementation Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Professional Services Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Applications Support
6 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) SWIFT Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Implementation Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Operations Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) FIX Protocol
1 6 (17.14%) XML
2 4 (11.43%) .NET
3 3 (8.57%) HTML
4 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.71%) EDIFACT
4 2 (5.71%) JDBC
4 2 (5.71%) JMS
4 2 (5.71%) JSON
4 2 (5.71%) Middleware
4 2 (5.71%) MSMQ
4 2 (5.71%) OSGi
4 2 (5.71%) SOAP
4 2 (5.71%) Spring
4 2 (5.71%) Spring Boot
4 2 (5.71%) WebSockets
5 1 (2.86%) Apache Flex
5 1 (2.86%) DHTML
5 1 (2.86%) J2EE
5 1 (2.86%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.57%) Equities
4 2 (5.71%) Blog
5 1 (2.86%) Derivative
5 1 (2.86%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (2.86%) Fedwire
5 1 (2.86%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.86%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.86%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Unix
3 7 (20.00%) Linux
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.86%) AIX
6 1 (2.86%) Solaris
6 1 (2.86%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Project Management
2 8 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.14%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 5 (14.29%) KYC
4 5 (14.29%) Product Management
4 5 (14.29%) Use Case
5 4 (11.43%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (11.43%) Presales
5 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
5 4 (11.43%) Programme Management
5 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
5 4 (11.43%) Time Management
5 4 (11.43%) Waterfall
6 3 (8.57%) CRM
6 3 (8.57%) ITIL
6 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.57%) Wealth Management
7 2 (5.71%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) SQL
2 8 (22.86%) Java
3 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) SEPA
2 1 (2.86%) Basel II
2 1 (2.86%) Basel III
2 1 (2.86%) EMIR
2 1 (2.86%) MiFID
2 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Oracle
2 7 (20.00%) webMethods
3 6 (17.14%) SAP
4 5 (14.29%) Calypso
5 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (8.57%) Bloomberg
6 3 (8.57%) IBM
6 3 (8.57%) Remedy
6 3 (8.57%) Reuters
6 3 (8.57%) Sybase
7 2 (5.71%) AppDynamics
7 2 (5.71%) TIBCO
8 1 (2.86%) Citrix
8 1 (2.86%) FNZ
8 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.86%) VMware
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