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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
England / London
Rank 484 518 479
Rank change year-on-year +34 -39  
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 93 139 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.28% 0.33% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.65% 0.73% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 80 106 152
Median salary £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £43,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,250 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £48,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -11.36%  

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 14393 18967 18550
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 43.33% 45.22% 43.92%
Number of salaries quoted 11801 15810 15028
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SWIFT
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

SWIFT
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for SWIFT in London

SWIFT
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SWIFT in London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SWIFT in London

SWIFT
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SWIFT within the London region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +21 19 £60,000 - 2
SWIFT
England

SWIFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 London region with a requirement for SWIFT.

1 157 (78.11%) Finance
2 106 (52.74%) Banking
3 101 (50.25%) SQL
4 73 (36.32%) Java
5 67 (33.33%) XML
6 66 (32.84%) JavaScript
7 62 (30.85%) FIX Protocol
8 58 (28.86%) SQL Server
9 57 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
10 52 (25.87%) Back Office
10 52 (25.87%) Windows
11 48 (23.88%) HTML
12 38 (18.91%) Linux
13 37 (18.41%) Project Management
14 33 (16.42%) Business Analysis
15 32 (15.92%) Microsoft
16 30 (14.93%) Waterfall
17 28 (13.93%) T-SQL
18 26 (12.94%) CRM
19 25 (12.44%) Unix
19 25 (12.44%) MS Excel
20 23 (11.44%) .NET
20 23 (11.44%) FpML
20 23 (11.44%) Windows Server
21 22 (10.95%) Derivative
21 22 (10.95%) Investment Banking
22 21 (10.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 21 (10.45%) IIS
23 19 (9.45%) SEPA
23 19 (9.45%) SOAP

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 21 (10.45%) IIS
2 15 (7.46%) BizTalk Server
3 14 (6.97%) WebSphere
4 11 (5.47%) Confluence
5 7 (3.48%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.49%) Apache
6 3 (1.49%) SAS
7 2 (1.00%) CMS
7 2 (1.00%) JBoss
7 2 (1.00%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.00%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.50%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.50%) Mule
8 1 (0.50%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 25 (12.44%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (3.48%) MS Office
4 4 (1.99%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (3.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.99%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (1.49%) Temenos T24
4 2 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.50%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 1 (0.50%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.50%) Kondor
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.50%) Office 365
1 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.48%) SWIFTNet
2 4 (1.99%) WebEx
3 3 (1.49%) Firewall
4 1 (0.50%) FTP
4 1 (0.50%) HTTP
4 1 (0.50%) WAN
4 1 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (28.86%) SQL Server
2 21 (10.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (8.96%) Crystal Reports
4 14 (6.97%) Hadoop
5 11 (5.47%) LogicBlox
6 10 (4.98%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (4.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (4.48%) Relational Database
8 8 (3.98%) RDBMS
9 5 (2.49%) Big Data
10 4 (1.99%) Blockchain
11 3 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (1.49%) QlikView
12 2 (1.00%) IBM InfoSphere
12 2 (1.00%) MySQL
12 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (5.47%) JIRA
2 9 (4.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (2.99%) Subversion
4 3 (1.49%) ERwin
5 2 (1.00%) Maven
5 2 (1.00%) ProC
5 2 (1.00%) Selenium
6 1 (0.50%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.50%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.50%) jMock
6 1 (0.50%) JUnit
General
1 157 (78.11%) Finance
2 106 (52.74%) Banking
3 52 (25.87%) Back Office
4 22 (10.95%) Investment Banking
5 17 (8.46%) Financial Institution
6 13 (6.47%) Marketing
7 10 (4.98%) Telecoms
8 9 (4.48%) Front Office
9 7 (3.48%) Electronics
9 7 (3.48%) Manufacturing
9 7 (3.48%) Retail
10 4 (1.99%) Legal
11 2 (1.00%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.50%) French Language
12 1 (0.50%) German Language
Job Titles
1 58 (28.86%) Analyst
2 49 (24.38%) Developer
3 39 (19.40%) SQL Developer
4 32 (15.92%) Applications Support
5 26 (12.94%) Architect
6 25 (12.44%) Business Analyst
7 22 (10.95%) Support Analyst
8 20 (9.95%) Payments Analyst
9 17 (8.46%) Database Developer
9 17 (8.46%) SQL Database Developer
10 13 (6.47%) Payments Business Analyst
10 13 (6.47%) Project Manager
10 13 (6.47%) Solutions Architect
11 12 (5.97%) Consultant
12 11 (5.47%) Senior Applications Support
13 9 (4.48%) Applications Support Analyst
13 9 (4.48%) SWIFT Consultant
14 8 (3.98%) Senior Analyst
15 7 (3.48%) Banking Analyst
15 7 (3.48%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (33.33%) XML
2 62 (30.85%) FIX Protocol
3 48 (23.88%) HTML
4 23 (11.44%) .NET
4 23 (11.44%) FpML
5 19 (9.45%) SOAP
6 15 (7.46%) MSMQ
7 13 (6.47%) Spring
8 12 (5.97%) JSON
9 11 (5.47%) WebSphere MQ
10 9 (4.48%) Middleware
11 4 (1.99%) XSLT
12 3 (1.49%) Apache Camel
12 3 (1.49%) J2EE
12 3 (1.49%) OSGi
12 3 (1.49%) Web Services
13 2 (1.00%) Ajax
13 2 (1.00%) Dojo
13 2 (1.00%) JMS
13 2 (1.00%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.95%) Derivative
2 11 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (4.98%) Fixed Income
4 9 (4.48%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.98%) Equities
5 8 (3.98%) Equity Derivative
5 8 (3.98%) Fintech
6 7 (3.48%) Hedge funds
7 4 (1.99%) Tandem
8 2 (1.00%) Fedwire
8 2 (1.00%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.50%) Blog
9 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.50%) Eurex
9 1 (0.50%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 52 (25.87%) Windows
2 38 (18.91%) Linux
3 25 (12.44%) Unix
4 23 (11.44%) Windows Server
5 13 (6.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (5.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (5.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (18.41%) Project Management
3 33 (16.42%) Business Analysis
4 30 (14.93%) Waterfall
5 26 (12.94%) CRM
6 17 (8.46%) Cash Management
7 16 (7.96%) Integration Testing
7 16 (7.96%) Investment Management
7 16 (7.96%) Wealth Management
8 15 (7.46%) Network Load Balancing
8 15 (7.46%) Validation
9 14 (6.97%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (6.97%) ITIL
10 12 (5.97%) Analytics
10 12 (5.97%) Change Management
10 12 (5.97%) Incident Management
10 12 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (5.47%) Data Acquisition
11 11 (5.47%) Release Management
11 11 (5.47%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (50.25%) SQL
2 73 (36.32%) Java
3 66 (32.84%) JavaScript
4 28 (13.93%) T-SQL
5 11 (5.47%) Python
6 8 (3.98%) PowerShell
7 6 (2.99%) C#
7 6 (2.99%) PL/SQL
8 5 (2.49%) VBA
9 3 (1.49%) C
10 1 (0.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (7.46%) Degree
2 6 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.00%) ISEB
3 2 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.50%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.45%) SEPA
2 6 (2.99%) QA
3 5 (2.49%) EMIR
3 5 (2.49%) MiFID
4 3 (1.49%) SLA
4 3 (1.49%) TARGET2
5 2 (1.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (1.49%) Cronacle
2 1 (0.50%) Docker
2 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (2.49%) Control-M
1 5 (2.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (15.92%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.46%) IBM
3 13 (6.47%) HP
4 12 (5.97%) Oracle
5 11 (5.47%) Solace
6 8 (3.98%) Bloomberg
6 8 (3.98%) SAP
7 6 (2.99%) ServiceNow
8 5 (2.49%) Murex
9 4 (1.99%) Sophis
10 3 (1.49%) Reuters
10 3 (1.49%) SmartStream
10 3 (1.49%) Tableau
10 3 (1.49%) webMethods
11 2 (1.00%) AppDynamics
11 2 (1.00%) Calypso
11 2 (1.00%) Fiserv
11 2 (1.00%) OpenLink
11 2 (1.00%) TIBCO
11 2 (1.00%) Trillium
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