The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SWIFT in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SWIFT over the 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 92 94
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2  
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 1 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.090% 0.23% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 0.53% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £52,500 - £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +25.00%  

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 457 564 461
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 41.32% 42.69% 33.63%
Number of salaries quoted 318 340 250
Median salary £44,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.36% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,650 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SWIFT
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

SWIFT
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for SWIFT in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SWIFT.

1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 8 (100.00%) QA
1 8 (100.00%) SDLC
2 6 (75.00%) Banking
3 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
3 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (37.50%) Retail
4 3 (37.50%) Change Management
4 3 (37.50%) IT Strategy
4 3 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (37.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) Finance

SWIFT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere
General
1 6 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (62.50%) Linux Specialist
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Specialist
2 5 (62.50%) SWIFT Specialist
2 5 (62.50%) Unix Specialist
2 5 (62.50%) Unix Technical Specialist
3 4 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
3 4 (50.00%) WebSphere Specialist
3 4 (50.00%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) SDLC
2 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
2 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) Coaching
3 3 (37.50%) IT Strategy
3 3 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle