The table below looks at the prevalence of the term APACS in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited APACS over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Association for Payment Clearing Services (APACS)
Rank 864 884 869
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -15
Permanent jobs citing APACS 5 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.014% 0.016%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.012% 0.037% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 13
Average salary £36,250 £51,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.95% +47.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,850 £44,400 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £48,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-27.08% -20.00%
APACS
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
41965 43409 41886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.72% 39.32% 40.69%
Number of salaries quoted 33688 34335 34022
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

APACS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

APACS Jobs Demand Trend in England

APACS
Salary Trend in England

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

APACS Salary Trend in England

APACS
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing APACS across the England region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

APACS Salary Histogram in England

APACS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing APACS within the England region over the 3 months to 5 August 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
Yorkshire - 3 £36,250 -
London +12 1 £62,500 -10.71%
North West -5 1 £30,500 - 2
APACS
UK

APACS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the 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 12 (66.67%) EMV
2 10 (55.56%) ATM
3 9 (50.00%) VeriFone
3 9 (50.00%) Ingenico
4 8 (44.44%) EFT
4 8 (44.44%) ISO 8583
5 7 (38.89%) Chip and PIN
5 7 (38.89%) Sage
5 7 (38.89%) EPoS
5 7 (38.89%) WorldPay
5 7 (38.89%) Sage Pay
5 7 (38.89%) Elavon
5 7 (38.89%) Wincor Nixdorf
5 7 (38.89%) VocaLink
5 7 (38.89%) TSYS
6 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 6 (33.33%) EFTPOS
6 6 (33.33%) Smartcard
6 6 (33.33%) Mobile Commerce
7 4 (22.22%) Finance
7 4 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (22.22%) CRM
7 4 (22.22%) SDLC
7 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (16.67%) Data Structures
8 3 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
8 3 (16.67%) Mainframe
8 3 (16.67%) Client/Server
8 3 (16.67%) MS Visio

APACS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the 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 3 (16.67%) MS Office
1 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.56%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) DB2
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.56%) DB2 UDB
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Business Analyst
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Test Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Business Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Sales Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Business Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Product Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior DBA
4 1 (5.56%) DB2 DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Graduate
4 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) J2EE
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) XML
1 1 (5.56%) Ajax
1 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
1 1 (5.56%) HTML5
1 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
1 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) EMV
2 8 (44.44%) EFT
3 7 (38.89%) Chip and PIN
3 7 (38.89%) EPoS
4 6 (33.33%) Smartcard
4 6 (33.33%) EFTPOS
5 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (16.67%) Data Structures
6 3 (16.67%) Mainframe
6 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 3 (16.67%) Client/Server
7 1 (5.56%) Clustering
7 1 (5.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) UNIX
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 6 (33.33%) Mobile Commerce
2 4 (22.22%) CRM
2 4 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (22.22%) SDLC
3 3 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) MODAF
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) UML
4 2 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Procure-to-pay
4 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Development
5 1 (5.56%) Line Management
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) MVC
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) MCP
1 1 (5.56%) MCSE
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) ISO 8583
2 2 (11.11%) IAS 39
2 2 (11.11%) COBIT
2 2 (11.11%) QA
2 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (11.11%) Basel II
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) VeriFone
1 9 (50.00%) Ingenico
2 7 (38.89%) WorldPay
2 7 (38.89%) Elavon
2 7 (38.89%) Wincor Nixdorf
2 7 (38.89%) VocaLink
2 7 (38.89%) TSYS
2 7 (38.89%) Sage
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Gemalto
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) NCR
4 1 (5.56%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
Oldham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Birkenhead
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum, Benefits: 25 days holidays, UK healthcare from day 1, contributable pension plan after 6 months, free parking
Posted: 19 days ago