Period
to 16 October 2017

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 16 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
UK > England
6 months to
16 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 899 888 864
Rank change year-on-year -11 -24 +68
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 258 302 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.41% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 205 241 327
England median annual salary £60,000 £70,000 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +22.81% +3.64%
10th Percentile £31,750 £42,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £95,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £70,000 £57,250
% change year-on-year -14.29% +22.27% +4.09%

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 71572 74109 86225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.54% 41.24% 41.82%
Number of salaries quoted 54024 61522 69729
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,991
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 16 October 2017.

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 16 October 2017. 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 -37 216 £62,500 -10.71% 21
South East +95 37 £50,000 -13.04% 1
North of England +11 2 £45,000 +12.50%
East of England +1 2 £81,250 +1.56%
North West -19 2 £45,000 +12.50%
South West +2 1 £45,000 -30.77% 1
SWIFT
UK

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 England region with a requirement for SWIFT.

1 184 (71.32%) Finance
2 133 (51.55%) Banking
3 104 (40.31%) SQL
4 81 (31.40%) Java
5 73 (28.29%) Windows
6 52 (20.16%) Oracle
7 48 (18.60%) Linux
8 42 (16.28%) Unix
8 42 (16.28%) SQL Server
9 40 (15.50%) Business Intelligence
9 40 (15.50%) FIX Protocol
10 39 (15.12%) SEPA
10 39 (15.12%) SAP
11 38 (14.73%) Agile Software Development
11 38 (14.73%) Anti-Money Laundering
12 36 (13.95%) Programme Management
13 35 (13.57%) XML
13 35 (13.57%) Marketing
14 34 (13.18%) Electronics
15 33 (12.79%) Telecoms
15 33 (12.79%) Manufacturing
15 33 (12.79%) IBM
15 33 (12.79%) Incident Management
15 33 (12.79%) Digital Marketing
16 31 (12.02%) Project Management
17 30 (11.63%) Degree
17 30 (11.63%) Presales
18 29 (11.24%) Fintech
18 29 (11.24%) Back Office
19 28 (10.85%) JavaScript

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 26 (10.08%) WebSphere
2 20 (7.75%) IIS
3 17 (6.59%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (3.88%) Tomcat
5 8 (3.10%) Apache
5 8 (3.10%) WebLogic
5 8 (3.10%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (2.71%) MQSeries
7 5 (1.94%) Confluence
8 4 (1.55%) FileNet
9 2 (0.78%) JBoss
Applications
1 18 (6.98%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (6.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 15 (5.81%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (4.26%) Actimize
2 7 (2.71%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (1.16%) Misys Equation
3 3 (1.16%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.78%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.78%) Kondor
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.33%) SaaS
3 1 (0.39%) GitHub
3 1 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.36%) FTP
2 10 (3.88%) Internet
2 10 (3.88%) Intranet
2 10 (3.88%) TCP/IP
3 8 (3.10%) HTTP
3 8 (3.10%) SWIFTNet
4 7 (2.71%) Firewall
5 3 (1.16%) DNS
5 3 (1.16%) SAN
6 1 (0.39%) CHAP
6 1 (0.39%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (0.39%) Network Security
6 1 (0.39%) SSL
6 1 (0.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.75%) MySQL
2 20 (7.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (6.59%) RDBMS
3 17 (6.59%) Relational Database
3 17 (6.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (3.49%) DB2
5 7 (2.71%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.55%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.55%) Redis
8 3 (1.16%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.16%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.16%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.78%) Hazelcast
9 2 (0.78%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 12 (4.65%) Git (software)
2 7 (2.71%) Maven
2 7 (2.71%) SoapUI
3 6 (2.33%) Jenkins
3 6 (2.33%) JIRA
4 4 (1.55%) Cucumber
4 4 (1.55%) Eclipse
4 4 (1.55%) Subversion
5 1 (0.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.39%) GitLab
5 1 (0.39%) NuGet
5 1 (0.39%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.39%) TeamCity
General
1 184 (71.32%) Finance
2 133 (51.55%) Banking
3 35 (13.57%) Marketing
4 34 (13.18%) Electronics
5 33 (12.79%) Manufacturing
5 33 (12.79%) Telecoms
6 29 (11.24%) Back Office
7 19 (7.36%) Financial Institution
8 12 (4.65%) Investment Banking
9 6 (2.33%) Billing
10 5 (1.94%) French Language
11 4 (1.55%) Prime Brokerage
11 4 (1.55%) Retail
11 4 (1.55%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.78%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.78%) Private Banking
12 2 (0.78%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.78%) Wholesale Banking
13 1 (0.39%) German Language
13 1 (0.39%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 78 (30.23%) Analyst
2 69 (26.74%) Applications Support
3 54 (20.93%) Support Analyst
4 39 (15.12%) Applications Support Analyst
5 29 (11.24%) Developer
6 28 (10.85%) Consultant
7 20 (7.75%) Architect
7 20 (7.75%) Banking Analyst
8 16 (6.20%) Business Analyst
9 15 (5.81%) Support Engineer
10 14 (5.43%) Applications Engineer
10 14 (5.43%) Customer Analyst
10 14 (5.43%) Customer Engineer
10 14 (5.43%) Customer Support Analyst
10 14 (5.43%) Customer Support Engineer
10 14 (5.43%) Implementation Consultant
10 14 (5.43%) Payments Architect
10 14 (5.43%) Senior Developer
10 14 (5.43%) SQL Analyst
11 13 (5.04%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (15.50%) FIX Protocol
2 35 (13.57%) XML
3 27 (10.47%) Middleware
4 23 (8.91%) .NET
5 15 (5.81%) HTML
6 12 (4.65%) J2EE
7 9 (3.49%) Kafka
7 9 (3.49%) WebSphere MQ
8 8 (3.10%) SOAP
8 8 (3.10%) Spring
9 7 (2.71%) IBM Integration Bus
9 7 (2.71%) REST
9 7 (2.71%) RESTful
10 6 (2.33%) AngularJS
10 6 (2.33%) JMS
10 6 (2.33%) RabbitMQ
10 6 (2.33%) Spring Boot
10 6 (2.33%) ZeroMQ
11 5 (1.94%) JSON
12 4 (1.55%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.24%) Fintech
2 24 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.04%) Computer Science
4 12 (4.65%) Equities
5 11 (4.26%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.71%) Replication
7 6 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (2.33%) Mobile Payment
7 6 (2.33%) Smart Meter
8 5 (1.94%) Fixed Income
8 5 (1.94%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.55%) Blog
9 4 (1.55%) Clustering
9 4 (1.55%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.55%) Fedwire
9 4 (1.55%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.16%) AS400
10 3 (1.16%) Derivative
11 2 (0.78%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 73 (28.29%) Windows
2 48 (18.60%) Linux
3 42 (16.28%) Unix
4 22 (8.53%) Windows Server
5 16 (6.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (5.81%) Solaris
7 13 (5.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (4.65%) AIX
9 7 (2.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.55%) Android
10 4 (1.55%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.39%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (15.50%) Business Intelligence
2 38 (14.73%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (14.73%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 36 (13.95%) Programme Management
4 33 (12.79%) Digital Marketing
4 33 (12.79%) Incident Management
5 31 (12.02%) Project Management
6 30 (11.63%) Presales
7 27 (10.47%) ITIL
8 26 (10.08%) Change Management
9 22 (8.53%) Root Cause Analysis
10 20 (7.75%) Problem Management
11 16 (6.20%) DevOps
12 15 (5.81%) Business Analysis
12 15 (5.81%) User Acceptance Testing
13 13 (5.04%) ETL
13 13 (5.04%) Knowledge Management
13 13 (5.04%) Performance Tuning
14 12 (4.65%) Product Management
14 12 (4.65%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 104 (40.31%) SQL
2 81 (31.40%) Java
3 28 (10.85%) JavaScript
4 18 (6.98%) Shell Script
5 17 (6.59%) PowerShell
6 16 (6.20%) C#
7 12 (4.65%) Bash Shell
7 12 (4.65%) Perl
8 11 (4.26%) Python
9 6 (2.33%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.55%) ActionScript
10 4 (1.55%) ActionScript 2.0
10 4 (1.55%) Erlang
11 2 (0.78%) AWK
11 2 (0.78%) C++
12 1 (0.39%) C
12 1 (0.39%) Ruby
12 1 (0.39%) Scala
12 1 (0.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (11.63%) Degree
2 14 (5.43%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (2.71%) CISMP
3 7 (2.71%) CISSP
3 7 (2.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (2.71%) Master's Degree
4 6 (2.33%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.33%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.55%) ISEB
6 3 (1.16%) RHCE
7 2 (0.78%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.39%) CISA
8 1 (0.39%) CISM
8 1 (0.39%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.39%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (15.12%) SEPA
2 20 (7.75%) SLA
3 9 (3.49%) QA
4 8 (3.10%) PSD2
5 6 (2.33%) TARGET2
6 5 (1.94%) GDPR
7 4 (1.55%) MiFID
8 3 (1.16%) Basel II
8 3 (1.16%) Basel III
8 3 (1.16%) EMIR
8 3 (1.16%) ISO 8583
9 2 (0.78%) PMO
10 1 (0.39%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.39%) FATCA
10 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (6.20%) Docker
2 3 (1.16%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.71%) Ansible
2 4 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.55%) Nagios
3 3 (1.16%) Control-M
3 3 (1.16%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 52 (20.16%) Oracle
2 39 (15.12%) SAP
3 33 (12.79%) IBM
4 16 (6.20%) VMware
5 13 (5.04%) Sybase
6 10 (3.88%) TIBCO
7 9 (3.49%) webMethods
8 8 (3.10%) Microsoft
9 7 (2.71%) Bloomberg
9 7 (2.71%) Remedy
9 7 (2.71%) Reuters
10 6 (2.33%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.94%) Calypso
11 5 (1.94%) Misys
12 4 (1.55%) Fiserv
12 4 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (1.55%) Symantec
13 3 (1.16%) AppDynamics
13 3 (1.16%) Citrix
13 3 (1.16%) Veritas