Period
to 27 February 2020

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 6 months to 27 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 277 288 328
Rank change year-on-year +11 +40 -51
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 19 38 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.21% 0.36% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.51% 0.89% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 11 33 19
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £66,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.06% +14.78% -
10th Percentile £57,500 £53,250 £45,950
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £76,500
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £66,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.85% +14.78% -

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 the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3,701 4,293 4,472
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 40.95% 41.19% 41.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3,167 3,805 3,944
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £39,400 £40,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £96,250 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +4.35%

SWIFT
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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 6 months to 27 February 2020.

Salary histogram for SWIFT in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2020, 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 City of London region with a requirement for SWIFT.

1 14 (73.68%) Finance
2 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) Oracle
2 12 (63.16%) Unix
2 12 (63.16%) Windows
3 11 (57.89%) Linux
3 11 (57.89%) Management Information System
4 10 (52.63%) .NET
4 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
5 9 (47.37%) Windows Server
6 8 (42.11%) Windows 7
6 8 (42.11%) Portfolio Management
6 8 (42.11%) Windows 10
6 8 (42.11%) Investment Management
6 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
6 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (42.11%) Regular Expression
6 8 (42.11%) ServiceNow
6 8 (42.11%) Salerio
6 8 (42.11%) JIRA
6 8 (42.11%) Derivative
6 8 (42.11%) Nagios
6 8 (42.11%) Equities
6 8 (42.11%) Elastic Stack
7 7 (36.84%) Banking
8 5 (26.32%) VBA
9 4 (21.05%) Java
10 3 (15.79%) Sybase
11 2 (10.53%) Tandem
11 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development

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:

Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Salerio
2 2 (10.53%) Temenos T24
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) JIRA
General
1 14 (73.68%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) French Language
4 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (5.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Analyst
1 12 (63.16%) Support Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Applications Support
2 8 (42.11%) Applications Support Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Junior
2 8 (42.11%) Junior Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Junior Applications Support
2 8 (42.11%) Junior Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Support
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Test Manager
4 2 (10.53%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Banking Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) .NET
2 8 (42.11%) Elastic Stack
2 8 (42.11%) Regular Expression
3 2 (10.53%) XML
3 2 (10.53%) XSL
3 2 (10.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Management Information System
2 8 (42.11%) Derivative
2 8 (42.11%) Equities
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Unix
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Linux
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server
4 8 (42.11%) Windows 10
4 8 (42.11%) Windows 7
4 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Investment Management
1 8 (42.11%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (10.53%) Accounts Payable
2 2 (10.53%) Accounts Receivable
2 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (10.53%) Creative Thinking
2 2 (10.53%) Line Management
2 2 (10.53%) Presales
2 2 (10.53%) Product Management
2 2 (10.53%) SDLC
2 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
3 1 (5.26%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 1 (5.26%) Cash Management
3 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
3 5 (26.32%) VBA
4 4 (21.05%) Java
5 2 (10.53%) C#
5 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.26%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Oracle
2 8 (42.11%) ServiceNow
3 3 (15.79%) Sybase
4 2 (10.53%) Temenos