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 27 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 749 726 733
Rank change year-on-year -23 +7  
Permanent jobs citing SWIFT 141 207 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.21% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% 0.51% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 108 159 179
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £47,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year -2.63% +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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 37636 40656 44723
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.21% 41.29% 40.87%
Number of salaries quoted 29392 33323 35694
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 £29,500 £28,250
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 27 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 27 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 -17 136 £57,500 - 14
London -25 117 £61,250 -2.00% 10
City of London +22 23 £55,000 -18.51% 5
South East +54 15 £32,500 -35.00% 2
Hampshire - 10 £32,500 - 1
Farnborough - 10 £32,500 - 1
Scotland +1 4 £55,000 -
Glasgow - 4 £55,000 -
Nottingham - 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Dorset +4 1 £45,000 -47.05% 1
Hertfordshire -8 1 £75,000 +27.65%
South West -13 1 £45,000 - 2
East of England -14 1 £75,000 +27.65%
Poole - 1 £45,000 - 1
Bromley - 1 £16,250 -

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 188 (77.05%) Finance
2 116 (47.54%) Banking
3 86 (35.25%) SQL
4 70 (28.69%) Java
5 69 (28.28%) Windows
6 55 (22.54%) Linux
7 46 (18.85%) XML
8 45 (18.44%) Back Office
9 44 (18.03%) JavaScript
9 44 (18.03%) Unix
10 42 (17.21%) FIX Protocol
11 41 (16.80%) Oracle
11 41 (16.80%) SQL Server
11 41 (16.80%) Agile Software Development
12 40 (16.39%) SAP
13 39 (15.98%) Project Management
14 38 (15.57%) Business Intelligence
15 37 (15.16%) Marketing
16 33 (13.52%) Telecoms
16 33 (13.52%) Programme Management
17 32 (13.11%) Degree
18 31 (12.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
18 31 (12.70%) Digital Marketing
18 31 (12.70%) Presales
18 31 (12.70%) Electronics
18 31 (12.70%) Manufacturing
19 29 (11.89%) SEPA
20 27 (11.07%) Business Analysis
21 26 (10.66%) Anti-Money Laundering
21 26 (10.66%) Analytical Skills

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 (8.61%) WebSphere
2 16 (6.56%) IIS
3 15 (6.15%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (3.28%) WebLogic
5 7 (2.87%) Confluence
6 6 (2.46%) MQSeries
6 6 (2.46%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.64%) FileNet
7 4 (1.64%) JBoss
7 4 (1.64%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.82%) Apache
8 2 (0.82%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.82%) CMS
8 2 (0.82%) Mule
8 2 (0.82%) Mule ESB
8 2 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 21 (8.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (7.79%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (7.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.64%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 31 (12.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.23%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (1.23%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.82%) Actimize
3 2 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.41%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 1 (0.41%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.41%) Kondor
4 1 (0.41%) SAP GTS
4 1 (0.41%) Temenos Globus
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.82%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.41%) Office 365
2 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.92%) SWIFTNet
2 9 (3.69%) FTP
3 7 (2.87%) HTTP
4 5 (2.05%) Firewall
5 4 (1.64%) WebEx
6 2 (0.82%) Internet
6 2 (0.82%) Intranet
6 2 (0.82%) SAN
6 2 (0.82%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.41%) WAN
7 1 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (16.80%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.61%) Relational Database
3 19 (7.79%) RDBMS
4 17 (6.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (5.74%) MySQL
6 10 (4.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (3.69%) Crystal Reports
8 7 (2.87%) Redis
9 6 (2.46%) DB2
10 5 (2.05%) Blockchain
10 5 (2.05%) Oracle Database
10 5 (2.05%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (2.05%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.82%) Big Data
13 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.41%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 7 (2.87%) Eclipse
1 7 (2.87%) JIRA
2 3 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (1.23%) Subversion
3 2 (0.82%) jMock
3 2 (0.82%) JUnit
4 1 (0.41%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.41%) Selenium
General
1 188 (77.05%) Finance
2 116 (47.54%) Banking
3 45 (18.44%) Back Office
4 37 (15.16%) Marketing
5 33 (13.52%) Telecoms
6 31 (12.70%) Electronics
6 31 (12.70%) Manufacturing
7 21 (8.61%) Financial Institution
8 10 (4.10%) Investment Banking
9 7 (2.87%) Front Office
10 5 (2.05%) French Language
11 4 (1.64%) Billing
11 4 (1.64%) Legal
12 3 (1.23%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.82%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.82%) Retail
14 1 (0.41%) German Language
14 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 82 (33.61%) Analyst
2 52 (21.31%) Applications Support
3 41 (16.80%) Support Analyst
4 34 (13.93%) Consultant
5 31 (12.70%) Developer
6 29 (11.89%) Business Analyst
7 24 (9.84%) Applications Support Analyst
8 21 (8.61%) Architect
9 18 (7.38%) SQL Developer
10 17 (6.97%) Technical Consultant
11 15 (6.15%) SQL Analyst
11 15 (6.15%) Support Engineer
12 13 (5.33%) Implementation Consultant
12 13 (5.33%) Payments Analyst
13 12 (4.92%) SQL Support Analyst
13 12 (4.92%) SWIFT Consultant
13 12 (4.92%) Unix Support
14 11 (4.51%) Applications Engineer
14 11 (4.51%) Customer Analyst
14 11 (4.51%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (18.85%) XML
2 42 (17.21%) FIX Protocol
3 23 (9.43%) .NET
4 22 (9.02%) HTML
5 20 (8.20%) Middleware
6 19 (7.79%) FpML
7 15 (6.15%) SOAP
8 13 (5.33%) Spring
9 11 (4.51%) JDBC
10 9 (3.69%) JMS
11 8 (3.28%) MSMQ
12 7 (2.87%) AngularJS
12 7 (2.87%) EDIFACT
12 7 (2.87%) JSON
12 7 (2.87%) OSGi
12 7 (2.87%) Spring Boot
12 7 (2.87%) WebSockets
13 6 (2.46%) WebSphere MQ
14 4 (1.64%) REST
14 4 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.66%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.79%) Management Information System
3 17 (6.97%) Equities
4 11 (4.51%) Fintech
5 10 (4.10%) Computer Science
5 10 (4.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 9 (3.69%) Fixed Income
7 8 (3.28%) Derivative
8 7 (2.87%) Blog
9 5 (2.05%) Equity Derivative
9 5 (2.05%) Hedge funds
10 4 (1.64%) Fedwire
11 2 (0.82%) Clustering
11 2 (0.82%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.82%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.82%) Replication
11 2 (0.82%) Wiki
12 1 (0.41%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.41%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 69 (28.28%) Windows
2 55 (22.54%) Linux
3 44 (18.03%) Unix
4 21 (8.61%) Windows Server
5 11 (4.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (4.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (3.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (2.46%) AIX
10 4 (1.64%) Solaris
11 2 (0.82%) Android
11 2 (0.82%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.41%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (16.80%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (15.98%) Project Management
3 38 (15.57%) Business Intelligence
4 33 (13.52%) Programme Management
5 31 (12.70%) Digital Marketing
5 31 (12.70%) Presales
6 27 (11.07%) Business Analysis
7 26 (10.66%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 21 (8.61%) Change Management
9 18 (7.38%) Problem Management
10 17 (6.97%) Waterfall
11 16 (6.56%) ITIL
11 16 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (6.15%) Customer Engagement
13 14 (5.74%) Customer Requirements
13 14 (5.74%) User Acceptance Testing
14 13 (5.33%) Cash Management
14 13 (5.33%) Incident Management
14 13 (5.33%) Investment Management
14 13 (5.33%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (35.25%) SQL
2 70 (28.69%) Java
3 44 (18.03%) JavaScript
4 14 (5.74%) Shell Script
5 13 (5.33%) T-SQL
6 10 (4.10%) Bash Shell
7 9 (3.69%) C#
7 9 (3.69%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.23%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.23%) VBA
9 2 (0.82%) C
9 2 (0.82%) C++
9 2 (0.82%) Erlang
9 2 (0.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (13.11%) Degree
2 10 (4.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.82%) CISMP
4 2 (0.82%) CISSP
4 2 (0.82%) ISEB
4 2 (0.82%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.82%) RHCE
5 1 (0.41%) ACCA
5 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.41%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (11.89%) SEPA
2 16 (6.56%) SLA
3 11 (4.51%) QA
4 7 (2.87%) MiFID
5 5 (2.05%) EMIR
6 2 (0.82%) Basel II
6 2 (0.82%) Basel III
6 2 (0.82%) FATCA
System Software
1 9 (3.69%) Docker
2 2 (0.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.41%) Cronacle
3 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (3.28%) Control-M
2 4 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 41 (16.80%) Oracle
2 40 (16.39%) SAP
3 24 (9.84%) Microsoft
4 14 (5.74%) webMethods
5 12 (4.92%) Bloomberg
5 12 (4.92%) IBM
6 9 (3.69%) Sybase
7 8 (3.28%) HP
7 8 (3.28%) TIBCO
8 7 (2.87%) Calypso
8 7 (2.87%) Reuters
9 6 (2.46%) Remedy
9 6 (2.46%) VMware
10 5 (2.05%) AppDynamics
11 4 (1.64%) Murex
11 4 (1.64%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.64%) ServiceNow
12 3 (1.23%) Sophis
13 2 (0.82%) Symantec
13 2 (0.82%) Veritas
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