The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SWIFT in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SWIFT over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
England / North West
Rank 248 223 -
Rank change year-on-year -25 -  
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 1 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.016% 0.26% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.040% 0.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £45,000 - -
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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2475 2208 2358
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 40.29% 38.84% 35.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1990 1804 1892
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SWIFT
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

SWIFT
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for SWIFT in the North West

SWIFT
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SWIFT within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 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
Manchester - 1 £45,000 - 1
SWIFT
England

SWIFT
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 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 North West region with a requirement for SWIFT.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Unisys
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) MiFID
2 1 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Mule
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Mule ESB

SWIFT
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (50.00%) Mule
1 1 (50.00%) Mule ESB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Applications Developer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Agile .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Financials Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOD
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) MiFID
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Unisys
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