Period
to 19 May 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SWIFT in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SWIFT over the 6 months to 19 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
UK > England
6 months to
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 919 1023 927
Rank change year-on-year +104 -96 -30
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 152 141 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.087% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.21% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 123 104 177
England median annual salary £70,000 £55,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.13% -7.50% +4.35%
10th Percentile £38,000 £40,375 £32,000
90th Percentile £96,000 £86,750 £79,250
UK median annual salary £72,500 £56,000 £59,000
% change year-on-year +29.46% -5.08% +2.61%

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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 55,969 65,880 64,696
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.94% 40.57% 40.27%
Number of salaries quoted 42,675 51,516 52,383
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £53,202 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year +6.40% +2.56% -2.50%

SWIFT
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for SWIFT in England

SWIFT
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for SWIFT in England

SWIFT
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SWIFT in England over the 6 months to 19 May 2019.

Salary histogram for SWIFT in England

SWIFT
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SWIFT within the England region over the 6 months to 19 May 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
London +99 134 £72,500 +25.00% 9
North of England +42 10 £69,500 -
North West +39 9 £75,000 -
Midlands +30 4 £45,000 +4.65%
South East +43 3 £40,000 -20.00%
West Midlands +32 3 - -
South West +18 1 £45,000 -
East Midlands +11 1 £45,000 +4.65%
North East - 1 £64,000 -
SWIFT
UK

For the 6 months to 19 May 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 England region with a requirement for SWIFT.

1 98 (64.47%) Banking
2 77 (50.66%) Finance
3 73 (48.03%) SEPA
4 47 (30.92%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (25.00%) SQL
6 31 (20.39%) Degree
7 29 (19.08%) ISO 20022
8 27 (17.76%) PSD2
9 26 (17.11%) Analytical Skills
10 24 (15.79%) Business Analysis
11 23 (15.13%) Waterfall
11 23 (15.13%) Java
11 23 (15.13%) Stakeholder Management
12 22 (14.47%) Windows
13 21 (13.82%) Linux
13 21 (13.82%) ITIL
13 21 (13.82%) Scenario Testing
14 20 (13.16%) Change Management
15 19 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 18 (11.84%) Problem-Solving
16 18 (11.84%) Windows Server
17 17 (11.18%) Fintech
17 17 (11.18%) FIS
17 17 (11.18%) .NET
17 17 (11.18%) EDIFACT
17 17 (11.18%) Test Scripting
17 17 (11.18%) JIRA
18 16 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
19 15 (9.87%) Back Office
19 15 (9.87%) Oracle

SWIFT
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 12 (7.89%) JBoss
2 11 (7.24%) WebSphere
3 6 (3.95%) SAS
4 3 (1.97%) Confluence
5 1 (0.66%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.66%) CMS
5 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.66%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.66%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (7.24%) Misys Midas
2 6 (3.95%) IntelliMatch
3 5 (3.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (3.29%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (1.32%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.63%) Firewall
2 1 (0.66%) DHCP
2 1 (0.66%) DNS
2 1 (0.66%) FTP
2 1 (0.66%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.66%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.89%) RDBMS
1 12 (7.89%) Relational Database
2 9 (5.92%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.97%) Blockchain
5 3 (1.97%) QlikView
6 1 (0.66%) Big Data
6 1 (0.66%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.66%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 17 (11.18%) JIRA
2 12 (7.89%) Git (software)
3 11 (7.24%) Oracle Forms
3 11 (7.24%) Subversion
4 3 (1.97%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.66%) ANTLR
5 1 (0.66%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.66%) CocoaPods
5 1 (0.66%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.66%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.66%) JUnit
5 1 (0.66%) Maven
General
1 98 (64.47%) Banking
2 77 (50.66%) Finance
3 15 (9.87%) Back Office
4 13 (8.55%) General Ledger
5 8 (5.26%) Financial Institution
5 8 (5.26%) Marketing
6 6 (3.95%) Legal
7 5 (3.29%) Retail
7 5 (3.29%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.66%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.66%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 80 (52.63%) Analyst
2 51 (33.55%) Payments Analyst
3 48 (31.58%) Business Analyst
4 43 (28.29%) Payments Business Analyst
5 23 (15.13%) Applications Support
6 16 (10.53%) Applications Support Analyst
6 16 (10.53%) Support Analyst
7 15 (9.87%) Architect
7 15 (9.87%) Senior Business Analyst
7 15 (9.87%) Senior Payments Business Analyst
8 13 (8.55%) Payments Project Manager
8 13 (8.55%) Project Manager
8 13 (8.55%) Systems Analyst
9 12 (7.89%) Consultant
9 12 (7.89%) Senior Analyst
10 11 (7.24%) Banking Analyst
10 11 (7.24%) Financial Analyst
11 10 (6.58%) Finance Business Analyst
11 10 (6.58%) Test Consultant
12 9 (5.92%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (11.18%) .NET
1 17 (11.18%) EDIFACT
2 14 (9.21%) Spring
3 13 (8.55%) CSS
4 12 (7.89%) Hibernate
4 12 (7.89%) HTML
4 12 (7.89%) JMS
4 12 (7.89%) JPA
4 12 (7.89%) jQuery
5 11 (7.24%) Ajax
5 11 (7.24%) DHTML
5 11 (7.24%) iBATIS
5 11 (7.24%) JSON
5 11 (7.24%) JSP
5 11 (7.24%) JSTL
5 11 (7.24%) Servlets
5 11 (7.24%) Spring Integration
5 11 (7.24%) Spring MVC
5 11 (7.24%) WebSphere MQ
6 9 (5.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (17.11%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 17 (11.18%) Fintech
4 12 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.95%) Private Cloud
6 5 (3.29%) CESG
6 5 (3.29%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.32%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.32%) Equities
7 2 (1.32%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.32%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (1.32%) User Experience
7 2 (1.32%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.66%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.66%) Apple TV
8 1 (0.66%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.66%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.66%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (14.47%) Windows
2 21 (13.82%) Linux
3 18 (11.84%) Windows Server
4 11 (7.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (5.26%) Unix
6 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (30.92%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (15.79%) Business Analysis
3 23 (15.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (15.13%) Waterfall
4 21 (13.82%) ITIL
4 21 (13.82%) Scenario Testing
5 20 (13.16%) Change Management
6 18 (11.84%) Problem-Solving
7 17 (11.18%) Test Scripting
8 16 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (9.87%) Problem Management
10 14 (9.21%) Target Operating Model
11 13 (8.55%) Presales
11 13 (8.55%) Software Delivery
12 12 (7.89%) Cash Management
12 12 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (7.89%) High Availability
12 12 (7.89%) Information Security
12 12 (7.89%) MVC
12 12 (7.89%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 38 (25.00%) SQL
2 23 (15.13%) Java
3 14 (9.21%) JavaScript
4 11 (7.24%) PL/SQL
5 5 (3.29%) C
6 4 (2.63%) C#
6 4 (2.63%) Python
6 4 (2.63%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.97%) VB
8 2 (1.32%) Java 8
8 2 (1.32%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.66%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.66%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.66%) Perl
9 1 (0.66%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (20.39%) Degree
2 10 (6.58%) ISTQB
3 7 (4.61%) CISM
3 7 (4.61%) CISSP
4 6 (3.95%) CISA
4 6 (3.95%) MCSA
4 6 (3.95%) MCSE
4 6 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.29%) AWS Certification
5 5 (3.29%) CESG Certified Professional
6 3 (1.97%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.66%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (0.66%) CEH
8 1 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.66%) ISACA
8 1 (0.66%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (48.03%) SEPA
2 29 (19.08%) ISO 20022
3 27 (17.76%) PSD2
4 11 (7.24%) ISO 8583
4 11 (7.24%) TARGET2
5 10 (6.58%) GDPR
6 9 (5.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (5.92%) PCI DSS
7 8 (5.26%) QA
8 3 (1.97%) ISO 15022
8 3 (1.97%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (1.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (7.24%) Control-M
2 3 (1.97%) Ansible
2 3 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.97%) Puppet
3 1 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.66%) vMotion
3 1 (0.66%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (11.18%) FIS
2 15 (9.87%) Oracle
3 14 (9.21%) Bloomberg
4 13 (8.55%) Reuters
5 11 (7.24%) AppDynamics
6 6 (3.95%) Calypso
6 6 (3.95%) Microsoft
7 5 (3.29%) Fiserv
8 4 (2.63%) IBM
9 3 (1.97%) Tableau
10 2 (1.32%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.32%) Charles River
10 2 (1.32%) SimCorp
11 1 (0.66%) Apple
11 1 (0.66%) Google
11 1 (0.66%) Misys
11 1 (0.66%) Murex
11 1 (0.66%) VMware