Period
to 10 December 2018

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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
UK > England
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 909 959 932
Rank change year-on-year +50 -27 -29
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 214 216 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.31% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 183 168 218
England median annual salary £65,000 £61,250 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.12% -5.77% +14.04%
10th Percentile £45,850 £40,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £88,500 £93,250 £95,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69% +14.04%

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 62,489 69,264 69,577
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.98% 41.43% 39.86%
Number of salaries quoted 48,565 52,592 57,407
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £81,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 10 December 2018.

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 10 December 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
London +103 196 £65,500 +0.77% 17
South East +3 8 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Midlands +31 3 £45,000 - 2
East of England +26 3 £60,000 -31.43%
North West +13 3 £35,000 -22.22% 2
North of England +12 3 £35,000 -22.22% 2
West Midlands - 2 - -
South West +7 1 £50,000 +11.11%
East Midlands +6 1 £45,000 - 2
SWIFT
UK

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 England region with a requirement for SWIFT.

1 142 (66.36%) Banking
2 137 (64.02%) Finance
3 78 (36.45%) SEPA
4 49 (22.90%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (20.09%) SQL
6 41 (19.16%) Linux
7 39 (18.22%) Unix
7 39 (18.22%) Back Office
7 39 (18.22%) ISO 20022
8 38 (17.76%) ITIL
9 37 (17.29%) Java
10 34 (15.89%) .NET
10 34 (15.89%) Windows
11 33 (15.42%) Change Management
12 31 (14.49%) Stakeholder Management
12 31 (14.49%) Oracle
12 31 (14.49%) IBM
13 28 (13.08%) Financial Institution
14 27 (12.62%) Business Analysis
15 25 (11.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 24 (11.21%) Control-M
16 24 (11.21%) Project Management
16 24 (11.21%) Degree
16 24 (11.21%) Software Delivery
17 23 (10.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 22 (10.28%) Fintech
18 22 (10.28%) Windows Server
18 22 (10.28%) Problem Management
19 21 (9.81%) Shell Script
19 21 (9.81%) ITIL Certification

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 (5.61%) WebSphere
2 10 (4.67%) CMS
3 5 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (2.34%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.87%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (1.87%) IIS
4 4 (1.87%) JBoss
4 4 (1.87%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.93%) Confluence
6 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.47%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.47%) Tuxedo
6 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.47%) WildFly
Applications
1 15 (7.01%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (4.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (4.67%) IntelliMatch
1 10 (4.67%) Misys Midas
2 4 (1.87%) Global One
3 3 (1.40%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.93%) Bankmaster
4 2 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.47%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.47%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.47%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.87%) SaaS
3 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.93%) Apple Pay
4 2 (0.93%) Office 365
5 1 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.41%) Internet
2 6 (2.80%) Intranet
3 4 (1.87%) FTP
4 3 (1.40%) DNS
5 2 (0.93%) DHCP
5 2 (0.93%) Firewall
5 2 (0.93%) LAN
5 2 (0.93%) WAN
6 1 (0.47%) ATM
6 1 (0.47%) HTTP
6 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.35%) Oracle Database
2 14 (6.54%) SQL Server
3 12 (5.61%) Relational Database
4 11 (5.14%) RDBMS
5 8 (3.74%) NonStop SQL
5 8 (3.74%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (3.74%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (3.74%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (3.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (2.80%) MS Access
7 2 (0.93%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.47%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.47%) Ingres
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (5.61%) JIRA
2 10 (4.67%) HP UFT
3 7 (3.27%) Subversion
4 6 (2.80%) Maven
4 6 (2.80%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.87%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.40%) CocoaPods
6 3 (1.40%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.93%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.47%) ANTLR
8 1 (0.47%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.47%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.47%) Hudson
8 1 (0.47%) JUnit
8 1 (0.47%) SoapUI
General
1 142 (66.36%) Banking
2 137 (64.02%) Finance
3 39 (18.22%) Back Office
4 28 (13.08%) Financial Institution
5 12 (5.61%) General Ledger
6 7 (3.27%) Retail
7 4 (1.87%) Advertising
7 4 (1.87%) Front Office
7 4 (1.87%) Retail Banking
8 3 (1.40%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.47%) Electronics
9 1 (0.47%) International Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.47%) Marketing
9 1 (0.47%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 116 (54.21%) Analyst
2 75 (35.05%) Applications Support
3 71 (33.18%) Support Analyst
4 70 (32.71%) Applications Support Analyst
5 53 (24.77%) Payments Analyst
6 35 (16.36%) Business Analyst
7 31 (14.49%) Banking Analyst
8 28 (13.08%) Payments Business Analyst
9 21 (9.81%) Senior Analyst
10 18 (8.41%) Developer
11 17 (7.94%) Architect
12 15 (7.01%) Payments Architect
13 14 (6.54%) Senior Business Analyst
14 13 (6.07%) Systems Analyst
15 12 (5.61%) Senior Payments Business Analyst
16 11 (5.14%) Consultant
17 10 (4.67%) Compliance Analyst
18 8 (3.74%) Compliance Business Analyst
18 8 (3.74%) Senior Compliance Analyst
18 8 (3.74%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (15.89%) .NET
2 20 (9.35%) EDIFACT
3 16 (7.48%) FIX Protocol
4 12 (5.61%) WebSphere MQ
5 10 (4.67%) EDI
5 10 (4.67%) J2EE
6 9 (4.21%) Middleware
7 5 (2.34%) Spring
7 5 (2.34%) XML
8 4 (1.87%) Apache Camel
8 4 (1.87%) CSS
8 4 (1.87%) Hibernate
8 4 (1.87%) JMS
8 4 (1.87%) JPA
8 4 (1.87%) MSMQ
8 4 (1.87%) OSGi
8 4 (1.87%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (1.87%) REST
8 4 (1.87%) Swing
9 3 (1.40%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 22 (10.28%) Fintech
3 19 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (7.94%) Equities
5 15 (7.01%) Mobile Payment
6 7 (3.27%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.34%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.87%) Online Banking
9 3 (1.40%) Apple TV
9 3 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.40%) PMI
10 2 (0.93%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.93%) User Experience
11 1 (0.47%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.47%) BYOD
11 1 (0.47%) Derivative
11 1 (0.47%) Digital Wallet
11 1 (0.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 41 (19.16%) Linux
2 39 (18.22%) Unix
3 34 (15.89%) Windows
4 23 (10.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (10.28%) Windows Server
6 12 (5.61%) Solaris
7 8 (3.74%) Apple iOS
8 5 (2.34%) Android
8 5 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.93%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (22.90%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (17.76%) ITIL
3 33 (15.42%) Change Management
4 31 (14.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (12.62%) Business Analysis
6 24 (11.21%) Project Management
6 24 (11.21%) Software Delivery
7 22 (10.28%) Problem Management
8 20 (9.35%) Technical Architecture
8 20 (9.35%) Waterfall
9 19 (8.88%) Problem-Solving
10 16 (7.48%) Test Automation
11 15 (7.01%) IT Strategy
11 15 (7.01%) SDLC
12 14 (6.54%) Cash Management
12 14 (6.54%) Test Scripting
13 13 (6.07%) Decision-Making
14 12 (5.61%) Anti-Money Laundering
14 12 (5.61%) Customer Engagement
14 12 (5.61%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (20.09%) SQL
2 37 (17.29%) Java
3 21 (9.81%) Shell Script
4 13 (6.07%) Bash Shell
5 11 (5.14%) Python
6 8 (3.74%) Apple Swift
6 8 (3.74%) Bourne shell
6 8 (3.74%) C
6 8 (3.74%) Korn
6 8 (3.74%) PowerShell
7 7 (3.27%) C++
7 7 (3.27%) Java 8
7 7 (3.27%) PL/SQL
8 6 (2.80%) C#
8 6 (2.80%) VBA
9 5 (2.34%) Perl
10 4 (1.87%) AWK
10 4 (1.87%) JavaScript
11 3 (1.40%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (11.21%) Degree
2 21 (9.81%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (2.80%) CFA
3 6 (2.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.80%) MCSE
3 6 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.40%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 3 (1.40%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 2 (0.93%) APMP
5 2 (0.93%) CISSP
5 2 (0.93%) ISACA
6 1 (0.47%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.47%) CISM
6 1 (0.47%) CISMP
6 1 (0.47%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.47%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.47%) MCITP
6 1 (0.47%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (36.45%) SEPA
2 39 (18.22%) ISO 20022
3 12 (5.61%) TARGET2
4 11 (5.14%) ISO 8583
4 11 (5.14%) QA
5 9 (4.21%) PSD2
6 2 (0.93%) GDPR
6 2 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (3.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.34%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.34%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (0.93%) Docker
Systems Management
1 24 (11.21%) Control-M
2 10 (4.67%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (2.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.93%) WSUS
5 1 (0.47%) Ansible
5 1 (0.47%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.47%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.47%) linkerd
5 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.47%) Puppet
5 1 (0.47%) Terraform
Vendors
1 31 (14.49%) IBM
1 31 (14.49%) Oracle
2 20 (9.35%) FIS
3 19 (8.88%) Murex
4 13 (6.07%) Bloomberg
5 12 (5.61%) Red Hat
5 12 (5.61%) Sybase
6 11 (5.14%) AppDynamics
6 11 (5.14%) HP
7 10 (4.67%) Calypso
8 8 (3.74%) Microsoft
8 8 (3.74%) VMware
9 6 (2.80%) Reuters
10 4 (1.87%) MuleSoft
10 4 (1.87%) TIBCO
11 3 (1.40%) Apple
12 2 (0.93%) Dell
12 2 (0.93%) Google
12 2 (0.93%) PayPal
12 2 (0.93%) SAP