Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 924 914 925
Rank change year-on-year -10 +11 -45
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 212 256 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.35% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 175 202 236
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -14.29% +22.27%
10th Percentile £43,000 £32,500 £42,125
90th Percentile £90,750 £87,500 £95,625
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% -14.29% +21.74%

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 67,512 73,374 76,867
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.29% 44.90% 42.63%
Number of salaries quoted 52,609 55,461 63,777
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +12 191 £65,000 +4.00% 10
South East -14 8 £55,000 +10.00%
North of England +50 5 £35,000 -22.22% 4
North West +16 5 £35,000 -22.22% 4
East of England +27 4 £77,500 -4.62%
South West +6 4 £50,000 +11.11%
SWIFT
UK

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 148 (69.81%) Finance
2 129 (60.85%) Banking
3 72 (33.96%) SEPA
4 59 (27.83%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (20.75%) SQL
6 39 (18.40%) Java
6 39 (18.40%) Unix
6 39 (18.40%) Linux
7 35 (16.51%) Back Office
8 33 (15.57%) Windows
9 31 (14.62%) ITIL
10 29 (13.68%) Oracle
10 29 (13.68%) Stakeholder Management
11 28 (13.21%) IBM
11 28 (13.21%) Financial Institution
12 27 (12.74%) ISO 20022
13 26 (12.26%) .NET
14 25 (11.79%) Project Management
15 24 (11.32%) Business Analysis
15 24 (11.32%) Software Delivery
16 23 (10.85%) Degree
16 23 (10.85%) Change Management
17 22 (10.38%) SDLC
17 22 (10.38%) Problem-Solving
18 21 (9.91%) Mobile Payment
18 21 (9.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 21 (9.91%) Control-M
18 21 (9.91%) Shell Script
19 20 (9.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 20 (9.43%) Waterfall

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 10 (4.72%) WebSphere
2 5 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (2.36%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.36%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (1.89%) IIS
4 3 (1.42%) CMS
4 3 (1.42%) Confluence
5 2 (0.94%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.47%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.47%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 14 (6.60%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (4.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.36%) IntelliMatch
2 4 (1.89%) Global One
3 3 (1.42%) Misys Midas
3 3 (1.42%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.94%) Bankmaster
4 2 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.94%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.94%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.47%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 1 (0.47%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.36%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.36%) SaaS
2 3 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.94%) Apple Pay
3 2 (0.94%) Office 365
4 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.49%) Internet
2 6 (2.83%) Intranet
3 4 (1.89%) FTP
4 3 (1.42%) DNS
5 2 (0.94%) DHCP
5 2 (0.94%) LAN
5 2 (0.94%) WAN
6 1 (0.47%) ATM
6 1 (0.47%) Firewall
6 1 (0.47%) HTTP
6 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.43%) Oracle Database
2 14 (6.60%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.25%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.77%) NonStop SQL
4 8 (3.77%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (3.77%) RDBMS
4 8 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (2.83%) MS Access
6 3 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.94%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.47%) DB2
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (3.77%) Maven
2 7 (3.30%) Subversion
3 6 (2.83%) JIRA
4 5 (2.36%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.42%) CocoaPods
5 3 (1.42%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.94%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.94%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.94%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.47%) Hudson
7 1 (0.47%) JUnit
7 1 (0.47%) Mockito
7 1 (0.47%) PhantomJS
7 1 (0.47%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.47%) Xcode
General
1 148 (69.81%) Finance
2 129 (60.85%) Banking
3 35 (16.51%) Back Office
4 28 (13.21%) Financial Institution
5 8 (3.77%) Retail
6 5 (2.36%) Advertising
6 5 (2.36%) General Ledger
7 4 (1.89%) Front Office
7 4 (1.89%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.42%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.42%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.94%) Legal
10 1 (0.47%) Billing
10 1 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.47%) Electronics
10 1 (0.47%) International Banking
10 1 (0.47%) Local Government
10 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.47%) Marketing
10 1 (0.47%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 103 (48.58%) Analyst
2 69 (32.55%) Applications Support
3 63 (29.72%) Support Analyst
4 62 (29.25%) Applications Support Analyst
5 44 (20.75%) Payments Analyst
6 36 (16.98%) Business Analyst
7 26 (12.26%) Payments Business Analyst
7 26 (12.26%) Senior Analyst
8 23 (10.85%) Architect
8 23 (10.85%) Banking Analyst
8 23 (10.85%) Developer
9 20 (9.43%) Payments Architect
10 18 (8.49%) Senior Business Analyst
11 16 (7.55%) Senior Payments Business Analyst
12 13 (6.13%) Solutions Architect
13 12 (5.66%) Payments Solutions Architect
14 10 (4.72%) Java Developer
15 9 (4.25%) Senior Systems Analyst
15 9 (4.25%) Systems Analyst
16 8 (3.77%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (12.26%) .NET
2 18 (8.49%) FIX Protocol
3 10 (4.72%) XML
4 9 (4.25%) Middleware
4 9 (4.25%) WebSphere MQ
5 8 (3.77%) EDIFACT
5 8 (3.77%) J2EE
6 7 (3.30%) Apache Camel
6 7 (3.30%) OSGi
6 7 (3.30%) Swing
7 4 (1.89%) MSMQ
7 4 (1.89%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (1.89%) REST
8 3 (1.42%) EDI
8 3 (1.42%) Rendezvous
8 3 (1.42%) TIBCO EMS
9 2 (0.94%) Akka
9 2 (0.94%) iOS SDK
9 2 (0.94%) Java SE
9 2 (0.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.91%) Mobile Payment
2 20 (9.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 19 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (8.02%) Equities
4 17 (8.02%) Fintech
5 9 (4.25%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.36%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.89%) Online Banking
7 4 (1.89%) User Experience
8 3 (1.42%) Apple TV
8 3 (1.42%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.94%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.94%) PMI
10 1 (0.47%) BYOD
10 1 (0.47%) Derivative
10 1 (0.47%) Digital Wallet
10 1 (0.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 39 (18.40%) Linux
1 39 (18.40%) Unix
2 33 (15.57%) Windows
3 21 (9.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (9.43%) Windows Server
5 13 (6.13%) Solaris
6 10 (4.72%) Apple iOS
7 6 (2.83%) Android
8 5 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.94%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.47%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (27.83%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (14.62%) ITIL
3 29 (13.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (11.79%) Project Management
5 24 (11.32%) Business Analysis
5 24 (11.32%) Software Delivery
6 23 (10.85%) Change Management
7 22 (10.38%) Problem-Solving
7 22 (10.38%) SDLC
8 20 (9.43%) Waterfall
9 17 (8.02%) IT Strategy
10 16 (7.55%) Problem Management
11 15 (7.08%) Test Automation
12 13 (6.13%) Anti-Money Laundering
12 13 (6.13%) Customer Engagement
12 13 (6.13%) Technical Architecture
13 12 (5.66%) Decision-Making
13 12 (5.66%) Enterprise Architecture
13 12 (5.66%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
14 11 (5.19%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (20.75%) SQL
2 39 (18.40%) Java
3 21 (9.91%) Shell Script
4 13 (6.13%) Bash Shell
5 11 (5.19%) Apple Swift
5 11 (5.19%) Python
6 8 (3.77%) Bourne shell
6 8 (3.77%) Korn
6 8 (3.77%) PowerShell
7 7 (3.30%) C++
8 6 (2.83%) Java 8
8 6 (2.83%) VBA
9 5 (2.36%) C#
9 5 (2.36%) Objective-C
9 5 (2.36%) Perl
10 4 (1.89%) AWK
10 4 (1.89%) C
10 4 (1.89%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.47%) Ruby
11 1 (0.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (10.85%) Degree
2 14 (6.60%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (4.25%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (2.83%) CFA
4 6 (2.83%) MCSE
4 6 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.42%) ISACA
5 3 (1.42%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.42%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 3 (1.42%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
6 2 (0.94%) APMP
7 1 (0.47%) CISMP
7 1 (0.47%) CISSP
7 1 (0.47%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.47%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.47%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.47%) MCITP
7 1 (0.47%) MCSD
7 1 (0.47%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (33.96%) SEPA
2 27 (12.74%) ISO 20022
3 7 (3.30%) QA
4 6 (2.83%) TARGET2
5 5 (2.36%) PSD2
6 4 (1.89%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.47%) AIFMD
7 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.47%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (3.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.83%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.36%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (0.94%) Docker
5 1 (0.47%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 21 (9.91%) Control-M
2 6 (2.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (1.42%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.42%) WSUS
4 2 (0.94%) Nagios
5 1 (0.47%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.47%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.47%) linkerd
5 1 (0.47%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (13.68%) Oracle
2 28 (13.21%) IBM
3 15 (7.08%) Murex
4 12 (5.66%) Red Hat
4 12 (5.66%) Sybase
5 11 (5.19%) HP
6 10 (4.72%) Bloomberg
7 8 (3.77%) AppDynamics
7 8 (3.77%) FIS
7 8 (3.77%) Microsoft
7 8 (3.77%) VMware
8 5 (2.36%) Calypso
9 4 (1.89%) MuleSoft
9 4 (1.89%) TIBCO
10 3 (1.42%) Apple
10 3 (1.42%) Fiserv
10 3 (1.42%) Reuters
11 2 (0.94%) Cognizant
11 2 (0.94%) Dell
11 2 (0.94%) JD Edwards