The table below looks at the prevalence of the term APACS in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited APACS over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Association for Payment Clearing Services (APACS)
Rank 307 - 322
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing APACS 1 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.010% - 0.058%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.022% - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Average salary £62,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £48,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-27.08% -20.00%
APACS
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4617 5657 5964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 44.31% 45.69% 49.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3775 4598 5208
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

APACS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing APACS across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

APACS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

APACS
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing APACS across the City of London region.

APACS Salary Trend in the City of London

APACS
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing APACS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited APACS.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) EMV
1 1 (100.00%) EFT
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) DB2 UDB
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL

APACS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing APACS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited APACS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) DB2 UDB
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Senior DBA
1 1 (100.00%) DB2 DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) EMV
1 1 (100.00%) EFT
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) VMware