The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SWIFT in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SWIFT over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 736 713 729
Rank change year-on-year -23 +16  
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 134 201 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.20% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.49% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 101 154 185
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £84,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76%  

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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 37430 40744 45349
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.00% 41.43% 40.90%
Number of salaries quoted 29307 33318 36173
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,010 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SWIFT
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

SWIFT
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SWIFT in the UK

SWIFT
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SWIFT over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SWIFT in the UK

SWIFT
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SWIFT within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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
England -12 129 £60,000 +4.34% 17
London -44 111 £62,500 +8.69% 13
City of London +9 16 £61,250 -9.25% 8
South East +63 14 £32,500 -35.00% 2
Farnborough - 10 £32,500 - 1
Hampshire - 10 £32,500 - 1
Scotland +10 4 £55,000 -
Glasgow - 4 £55,000 -
East Midlands - 2 - -
Nottingham - 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
South West +2 1 £45,000 - 2
Dorset -1 1 £45,000 -47.05% 1
East of England -4 1 £75,000 +27.65%
Hertfordshire -9 1 £75,000 +27.65%
Bromley - 1 £16,250 -
Poole - 1 £45,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 23 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 with a requirement for SWIFT.

1 182 (76.79%) Finance
2 110 (46.41%) Banking
3 80 (33.76%) SQL
4 70 (29.54%) Windows
5 62 (26.16%) Java
6 56 (23.63%) Linux
7 46 (19.41%) Back Office
8 44 (18.57%) Unix
9 42 (17.72%) XML
9 42 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
10 41 (17.30%) Oracle
11 39 (16.46%) SAP
12 38 (16.03%) Project Management
12 38 (16.03%) JavaScript
13 37 (15.61%) Business Intelligence
14 36 (15.19%) Marketing
14 36 (15.19%) FIX Protocol
15 35 (14.77%) SQL Server
16 33 (13.92%) Degree
17 32 (13.50%) Telecoms
17 32 (13.50%) Programme Management
18 30 (12.66%) Manufacturing
18 30 (12.66%) Electronics
18 30 (12.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
18 30 (12.66%) Digital Marketing
18 30 (12.66%) Presales
19 28 (11.81%) SEPA
20 26 (10.97%) Analytical Skills
20 26 (10.97%) Business Analysis
21 25 (10.55%) Microsoft

SWIFT
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (8.86%) WebSphere
2 17 (7.17%) IIS
3 16 (6.75%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (3.38%) WebLogic
5 6 (2.53%) Confluence
5 6 (2.53%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.11%) MQSeries
7 4 (1.69%) FileNet
7 4 (1.69%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.27%) JBoss
9 2 (0.84%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.84%) CMS
9 2 (0.84%) Mule
9 2 (0.84%) Mule ESB
9 2 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.42%) Apache
Applications
1 22 (9.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (8.02%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (8.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.69%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 30 (12.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.69%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (1.27%) Temenos T24
4 2 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.84%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.42%) Actimize
5 1 (0.42%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 1 (0.42%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.42%) Kondor
5 1 (0.42%) SAP GTS
5 1 (0.42%) Temenos Globus
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.84%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.42%) Office 365
2 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.06%) SWIFTNet
2 8 (3.38%) FTP
3 7 (2.95%) HTTP
4 5 (2.11%) Firewall
5 4 (1.69%) WebEx
6 2 (0.84%) Internet
6 2 (0.84%) Intranet
6 2 (0.84%) SAN
6 2 (0.84%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.42%) WAN
7 1 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (14.77%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.86%) Relational Database
3 19 (8.02%) RDBMS
4 18 (7.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (5.49%) MySQL
6 10 (4.22%) Crystal Reports
6 10 (4.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (2.95%) Redis
8 6 (2.53%) DB2
9 5 (2.11%) Blockchain
9 5 (2.11%) Oracle Database
9 5 (2.11%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.84%) Big Data
12 1 (0.42%) QlikView
12 1 (0.42%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 7 (2.95%) Eclipse
2 6 (2.53%) JIRA
3 3 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (1.27%) Subversion
4 2 (0.84%) jMock
4 2 (0.84%) JUnit
5 1 (0.42%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.42%) Selenium
General
1 182 (76.79%) Finance
2 110 (46.41%) Banking
3 46 (19.41%) Back Office
4 36 (15.19%) Marketing
5 32 (13.50%) Telecoms
6 30 (12.66%) Electronics
6 30 (12.66%) Manufacturing
7 21 (8.86%) Financial Institution
8 8 (3.38%) Front Office
8 8 (3.38%) Investment Banking
9 5 (2.11%) French Language
10 4 (1.69%) Billing
10 4 (1.69%) Legal
11 3 (1.27%) Private Banking
12 2 (0.84%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.84%) Retail
13 1 (0.42%) German Language
13 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 81 (34.18%) Analyst
2 52 (21.94%) Applications Support
3 39 (16.46%) Support Analyst
4 32 (13.50%) Consultant
5 30 (12.66%) Business Analyst
6 26 (10.97%) Developer
7 23 (9.70%) Applications Support Analyst
8 20 (8.44%) Architect
9 17 (7.17%) Technical Consultant
10 15 (6.33%) SQL Analyst
11 14 (5.91%) Support Engineer
12 13 (5.49%) Payments Analyst
12 13 (5.49%) SQL Developer
13 12 (5.06%) Implementation Consultant
13 12 (5.06%) SQL Support Analyst
13 12 (5.06%) SWIFT Consultant
13 12 (5.06%) Unix Support
14 11 (4.64%) Applications Engineer
14 11 (4.64%) Applications Support Engineer
14 11 (4.64%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (17.72%) XML
2 36 (15.19%) FIX Protocol
3 23 (9.70%) .NET
4 20 (8.44%) Middleware
5 19 (8.02%) FpML
6 16 (6.75%) HTML
6 16 (6.75%) SOAP
7 13 (5.49%) Spring
8 11 (4.64%) JDBC
9 9 (3.80%) JMS
9 9 (3.80%) MSMQ
10 7 (2.95%) AngularJS
10 7 (2.95%) EDIFACT
10 7 (2.95%) JSON
10 7 (2.95%) OSGi
10 7 (2.95%) Spring Boot
10 7 (2.95%) WebSockets
11 6 (2.53%) WebSphere MQ
12 4 (1.69%) Web Services
12 4 (1.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.97%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.02%) Management Information System
3 17 (7.17%) Equities
4 11 (4.64%) Fintech
4 11 (4.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (4.22%) Computer Science
5 10 (4.22%) Fixed Income
6 8 (3.38%) Derivative
7 7 (2.95%) Blog
8 5 (2.11%) Equity Derivative
9 4 (1.69%) Hedge funds
10 3 (1.27%) Fedwire
11 2 (0.84%) Clustering
11 2 (0.84%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.84%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.84%) Replication
12 1 (0.42%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.42%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.42%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 70 (29.54%) Windows
2 56 (23.63%) Linux
3 44 (18.57%) Unix
4 22 (9.28%) Windows Server
5 11 (4.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (4.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (4.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (3.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.11%) AIX
9 3 (1.27%) Solaris
10 2 (0.84%) Android
10 2 (0.84%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.42%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (16.03%) Project Management
3 37 (15.61%) Business Intelligence
4 32 (13.50%) Programme Management
5 30 (12.66%) Digital Marketing
5 30 (12.66%) Presales
6 26 (10.97%) Business Analysis
7 25 (10.55%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 20 (8.44%) Change Management
9 18 (7.59%) Problem Management
10 17 (7.17%) Waterfall
11 16 (6.75%) ITIL
11 16 (6.75%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (6.33%) Customer Engagement
13 14 (5.91%) Customer Requirements
13 14 (5.91%) Investment Management
13 14 (5.91%) User Acceptance Testing
14 13 (5.49%) Cash Management
14 13 (5.49%) Incident Management
14 13 (5.49%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (33.76%) SQL
2 62 (26.16%) Java
3 38 (16.03%) JavaScript
4 14 (5.91%) Shell Script
4 14 (5.91%) T-SQL
5 10 (4.22%) Bash Shell
6 9 (3.80%) PowerShell
7 8 (3.38%) C#
8 4 (1.69%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.69%) VBA
9 2 (0.84%) C++
9 2 (0.84%) Erlang
9 2 (0.84%) Perl
10 1 (0.42%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (13.92%) Degree
2 10 (4.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.84%) CISMP
4 2 (0.84%) CISSP
4 2 (0.84%) ISEB
4 2 (0.84%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.84%) RHCE
5 1 (0.42%) ACCA
5 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.42%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (11.81%) SEPA
2 16 (6.75%) SLA
3 10 (4.22%) QA
4 7 (2.95%) MiFID
5 5 (2.11%) EMIR
6 2 (0.84%) Basel II
6 2 (0.84%) Basel III
6 2 (0.84%) FATCA
System Software
1 9 (3.80%) Docker
2 2 (0.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.42%) Cronacle
3 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (3.38%) Control-M
2 4 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.42%) Nagios
Vendors
1 41 (17.30%) Oracle
2 39 (16.46%) SAP
3 25 (10.55%) Microsoft
4 14 (5.91%) webMethods
5 13 (5.49%) Bloomberg
6 12 (5.06%) IBM
7 9 (3.80%) Sybase
8 8 (3.38%) HP
8 8 (3.38%) TIBCO
9 7 (2.95%) Calypso
9 7 (2.95%) Reuters
10 6 (2.53%) Remedy
10 6 (2.53%) VMware
11 5 (2.11%) AppDynamics
12 4 (1.69%) Murex
12 4 (1.69%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.69%) ServiceNow
12 4 (1.69%) Sophis
13 2 (0.84%) Symantec
13 2 (0.84%) Veritas
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