The table below looks at the prevalence of the term APACS in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 - 259 256
Permanent jobs citing APACS 0 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.14% 0.013%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.38% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Average salary - £48,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £48,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-27.08% -20.00%
APACS
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
3023 2929 2940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 40.26% 36.73% 38.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2415 2330 2432
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

APACS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

APACS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

APACS
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

APACS Salary Trend in the East of England

APACS
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) ATM
1 2 (100.00%) EMV
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 8583
1 2 (100.00%) VeriFone
1 2 (100.00%) Gemalto
1 2 (100.00%) Ingenico
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) NCR

APACS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) ATM
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) EMV
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 8583
2 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VeriFone
1 2 (100.00%) Gemalto
1 2 (100.00%) Ingenico
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) NCR