The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SWIFT in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SWIFT over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 150 154
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4  
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 4 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.15% 0.28% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% 0.66% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 6
Median salary £55,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1071 1214 1223
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 39.42% 42.43% 38.70%
Number of salaries quoted 925 799 1004
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £63,375 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SWIFT
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for SWIFT in Scotland

SWIFT
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for SWIFT in Scotland

SWIFT
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SWIFT in Scotland over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SWIFT in Scotland

SWIFT
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SWIFT within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Glasgow - 4 £55,000 -
SWIFT
UK

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SWIFT.

1 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (55.56%) Banking
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
2 5 (55.56%) SDLC
3 4 (44.44%) QA
3 4 (44.44%) Investment Management
3 4 (44.44%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (44.44%) Unix
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) MQSeries
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) WebSphere
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Change Management
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
5 2 (22.22%) SEPA
6 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
6 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Data Management
6 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 1 (11.11%) ISEB
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel

SWIFT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 4 (44.44%) MQSeries
1 4 (44.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
General
1 5 (55.56%) Banking
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Linux Specialist
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Specialist
1 4 (44.44%) SWIFT Specialist
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Specialist
1 4 (44.44%) Unix Specialist
1 4 (44.44%) Unix Technical Specialist
1 4 (44.44%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
1 4 (44.44%) WebSphere Specialist
1 4 (44.44%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Payments Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (55.56%) SDLC
2 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
3 4 (44.44%) Investment Management
4 3 (33.33%) Change Management
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
6 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Data Management
6 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
2 2 (22.22%) SEPA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft