Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 644 602 599
Rank change year-on-year -42 -3 +30
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 194 246 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.26% 0.32% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% 0.70% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 149 199 249
London median annual salary £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.41% +12.50% +4.35%
10th Percentile £39,000 £42,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £98,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £67,000 £57,000
% change year-on-year -10.45% +17.54% +3.64%

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 36986 34909 42701
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 49.29% 46.04% 47.90%
Number of salaries quoted 26528 29627 35055
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.64%
10th Percentile £34,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

SWIFT
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 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
Central London +13 60 £55,000 -4.35% 3
South London +10 4 £90,000 -
West London - 4 £47,500 -
SWIFT
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 149 (76.80%) Finance
2 117 (60.31%) Banking
3 71 (36.60%) SQL
4 57 (29.38%) Java
5 47 (24.23%) SQL Server
6 39 (20.10%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (19.59%) Windows
8 37 (19.07%) SEPA
9 34 (17.53%) Linux
10 32 (16.49%) Oracle
11 31 (15.98%) Fintech
12 30 (15.46%) Unix
13 29 (14.95%) Degree
13 29 (14.95%) FIX Protocol
14 25 (12.89%) XML
14 25 (12.89%) Incident Management
15 24 (12.37%) IBM
16 23 (11.86%) Change Management
17 21 (10.82%) ITIL
18 20 (10.31%) Middleware
18 20 (10.31%) Back Office
18 20 (10.31%) Anti-Money Laundering
19 19 (9.79%) Analytical Skills
19 19 (9.79%) JavaScript
20 18 (9.28%) Business Intelligence
20 18 (9.28%) Project Management
21 17 (8.76%) SDLC
22 16 (8.25%) Microsoft
22 16 (8.25%) Solaris
22 16 (8.25%) .NET

SWIFT
Co-occurring 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 15 (7.73%) IIS
2 14 (7.22%) BizTalk Server
3 13 (6.70%) WebSphere
4 10 (5.15%) MQSeries
5 9 (4.64%) Apache
5 9 (4.64%) Tomcat
6 7 (3.61%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (2.06%) Confluence
7 4 (2.06%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.55%) FileNet
9 2 (1.03%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (4.64%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (6.19%) Actimize
2 7 (3.61%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (1.55%) Misys Equation
4 2 (1.03%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (1.03%) Kondor
4 2 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.03%) SaaS
4 1 (0.52%) GitHub
4 1 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.70%) FTP
1 13 (6.70%) Internet
1 13 (6.70%) Intranet
2 7 (3.61%) SWIFTNet
2 7 (3.61%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.58%) CHAP
3 5 (2.58%) Firewall
3 5 (2.58%) HTTP
3 5 (2.58%) Network Security
4 2 (1.03%) SAN
4 2 (1.03%) SSL
4 2 (1.03%) VPN
5 1 (0.52%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (24.23%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (7.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (4.64%) RDBMS
3 9 (4.64%) Relational Database
4 8 (4.12%) MySQL
5 7 (3.61%) NoSQL
6 6 (3.09%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (2.58%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.06%) DB2
9 3 (1.55%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (1.03%) Hazelcast
10 2 (1.03%) Sybase ASE
11 1 (0.52%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (6.70%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.12%) Maven
3 7 (3.61%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.58%) Cucumber
4 5 (2.58%) JIRA
5 4 (2.06%) SoapUI
5 4 (2.06%) Subversion
6 3 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.55%) VersionOne
7 1 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.52%) GitLab
7 1 (0.52%) NuGet
7 1 (0.52%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.52%) TeamCity
General
1 149 (76.80%) Finance
2 117 (60.31%) Banking
3 20 (10.31%) Back Office
4 16 (8.25%) Investment Banking
5 15 (7.73%) Financial Institution
6 12 (6.19%) Marketing
7 11 (5.67%) Electronics
7 11 (5.67%) Manufacturing
7 11 (5.67%) Telecoms
8 5 (2.58%) Prime Brokerage
9 4 (2.06%) Retail Banking
10 3 (1.55%) French Language
11 2 (1.03%) Billing
11 2 (1.03%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (1.03%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.52%) German Language
12 1 (0.52%) International Banking
12 1 (0.52%) Legal
12 1 (0.52%) Retail
12 1 (0.52%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (32.47%) Analyst
2 50 (25.77%) Applications Support
3 37 (19.07%) Support Analyst
4 31 (15.98%) Developer
5 25 (12.89%) Applications Support Analyst
6 20 (10.31%) Banking Analyst
7 18 (9.28%) Business Analyst
8 17 (8.76%) Senior Developer
9 14 (7.22%) SQL Developer
10 11 (5.67%) Architect
10 11 (5.67%) Consultant
10 11 (5.67%) Senior SQL Developer
10 11 (5.67%) Senior SQL Server Developer
10 11 (5.67%) SQL Server Developer
11 10 (5.15%) Administrator
11 10 (5.15%) Information Security Administrator
11 10 (5.15%) Security Administrator
12 8 (4.12%) C# Developer
12 8 (4.12%) Payments Architect
13 7 (3.61%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (14.95%) FIX Protocol
2 25 (12.89%) XML
3 20 (10.31%) Middleware
4 16 (8.25%) .NET
5 15 (7.73%) HTML
6 14 (7.22%) J2EE
7 11 (5.67%) Kafka
8 9 (4.64%) SOAP
9 7 (3.61%) REST
9 7 (3.61%) RESTful
10 6 (3.09%) JSP
10 6 (3.09%) RabbitMQ
10 6 (3.09%) ZeroMQ
11 5 (2.58%) Akka
11 5 (2.58%) AngularJS
11 5 (2.58%) Spring
12 4 (2.06%) ASP.NET
12 4 (2.06%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (2.06%) TIBCO EMS
12 4 (2.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.98%) Fintech
2 19 (9.79%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.15%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.12%) Equities
4 8 (4.12%) Mobile Payment
5 6 (3.09%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.09%) Fedwire
5 6 (3.09%) Replication
6 5 (2.58%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (2.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.55%) AS400
8 3 (1.55%) Clustering
8 3 (1.55%) Credit Risk
8 3 (1.55%) Derivative
8 3 (1.55%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.55%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.55%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.03%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.03%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 38 (19.59%) Windows
2 34 (17.53%) Linux
3 30 (15.46%) Unix
4 16 (8.25%) Solaris
5 14 (7.22%) Windows Server
6 12 (6.19%) AIX
7 10 (5.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.55%) Android
10 3 (1.55%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (20.10%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (12.89%) Incident Management
3 23 (11.86%) Change Management
4 21 (10.82%) ITIL
5 20 (10.31%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 18 (9.28%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (9.28%) Project Management
7 17 (8.76%) SDLC
8 14 (7.22%) DevOps
9 13 (6.70%) Information Security
10 12 (6.19%) Cash Management
10 12 (6.19%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (5.67%) Database Optimisation
11 11 (5.67%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (5.67%) Product Management
11 11 (5.67%) Programme Management
11 11 (5.67%) Waterfall
12 10 (5.15%) Business Analysis
12 10 (5.15%) Presales
12 10 (5.15%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 71 (36.60%) SQL
2 57 (29.38%) Java
3 19 (9.79%) JavaScript
4 11 (5.67%) Perl
4 11 (5.67%) Python
5 10 (5.15%) C#
5 10 (5.15%) PowerShell
6 7 (3.61%) PL/SQL
7 5 (2.58%) ActionScript
7 5 (2.58%) ActionScript 2.0
8 4 (2.06%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.55%) VBA
10 2 (1.03%) AWK
10 2 (1.03%) C
10 2 (1.03%) Erlang
11 1 (0.52%) Ruby
11 1 (0.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 29 (14.95%) Degree
2 14 (7.22%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (5.15%) CISMP
3 10 (5.15%) CISSP
3 10 (5.15%) Master's Degree
4 4 (2.06%) ISEB
5 2 (1.03%) RHCE
6 1 (0.52%) CISA
6 1 (0.52%) CISM
6 1 (0.52%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (19.07%) SEPA
2 9 (4.64%) PSD2
2 9 (4.64%) QA
2 9 (4.64%) TARGET2
3 8 (4.12%) SLA
4 5 (2.58%) GDPR
5 4 (2.06%) Basel III
5 4 (2.06%) ISO 8583
6 3 (1.55%) Basel II
6 3 (1.55%) EMIR
6 3 (1.55%) MiFID
7 2 (1.03%) PCI DSS
7 2 (1.03%) PMO
8 1 (0.52%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.52%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 13 (6.70%) Docker
2 3 (1.55%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (3.61%) Ansible
2 5 (2.58%) Kubernetes
3 4 (2.06%) Nagios
4 1 (0.52%) Control-M
4 1 (0.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (16.49%) Oracle
2 24 (12.37%) IBM
3 16 (8.25%) Microsoft
4 12 (6.19%) VMware
5 11 (5.67%) SAP
6 9 (4.64%) Sybase
6 9 (4.64%) TIBCO
7 8 (4.12%) Bloomberg
7 8 (4.12%) Reuters
8 5 (2.58%) Misys
9 4 (2.06%) Fiserv
9 4 (2.06%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.55%) Symantec
10 3 (1.55%) Thunderhead
10 3 (1.55%) Xceptor
11 2 (1.03%) FIS
11 2 (1.03%) Remedy
11 2 (1.03%) Splunk
11 2 (1.03%) Veritas