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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Association for Payment Clearing Services (APACS)
Rank 262 258 262
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing APACS 1 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.013% 0.16% 0.013%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.032% 0.43% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 0
Average salary £30,000 £44,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £44,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-20.45% +25.71%
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
3084 3019 2937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 39.96% 37.08% 37.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2451 2384 2491
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing APACS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 1 £30,000 -
APACS
England

APACS
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 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 3 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