The first 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Association for Payment Clearing Services (APACS)
Rank 853 814 862
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +48
Permanent jobs citing APACS 16 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.015% 0.009%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.046% 0.045% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 9
Average salary £51,750 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £29,800 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £39,400
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £60,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +71.42%
Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
34641 33615 37036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.68% 33.08% 33.40%
Number of salaries quoted 27690 27375 31560
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
APACS
UK

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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
East of England +4 11 £48,000 -
London -43 4 £70,000 +115.38% 1
North West - 1 - -
APACS
UK

APACS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 38 (77.55%) Banking
2 36 (73.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 32 (65.31%) Retail
4 27 (55.10%) Internet
5 26 (53.06%) ISO 8583
5 26 (53.06%) Web Services
6 25 (51.02%) CCA
6 25 (51.02%) IVR
6 25 (51.02%) SMS
6 25 (51.02%) Data Security
6 25 (51.02%) Cryptography
6 25 (51.02%) Requirements Analysis
6 25 (51.02%) Project Planning
6 25 (51.02%) PCI DSS
7 24 (48.98%) Retail Banking
7 24 (48.98%) SWIFT
8 12 (24.49%) COBIT
8 12 (24.49%) ITIL
9 11 (22.45%) Basel II
9 11 (22.45%) IAS 39
10 10 (20.41%) MODAF
10 10 (20.41%) Zachman Framework
10 10 (20.41%) TOGAF
11 9 (18.37%) Business Analysis
12 8 (16.33%) FLEXCUBE
12 8 (16.33%) Temenos T24
12 8 (16.33%) Misys Equation
12 8 (16.33%) Finacle
12 8 (16.33%) Oracle
12 8 (16.33%) SAP

APACS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.12%) MS Office
1 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (16.33%) FLEXCUBE
1 8 (16.33%) Temenos T24
1 8 (16.33%) Misys Equation
1 8 (16.33%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (55.10%) Internet
2 25 (51.02%) SMS
3 2 (4.08%) SAN
4 1 (2.04%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 38 (77.55%) Banking
2 32 (65.31%) Retail
3 24 (48.98%) Retail Banking
4 6 (12.24%) French Language
4 6 (12.24%) Finance
5 3 (6.12%) Local Government
6 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (44.90%) Business Analyst
1 22 (44.90%) Analyst
2 18 (36.73%) Payments Business Analyst
3 8 (16.33%) Architect
4 6 (12.24%) Senior Consultant
4 6 (12.24%) Consultant
4 6 (12.24%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (12.24%) Management Consultant
4 6 (12.24%) Senior Management Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 5 (10.20%) Senior Architect
6 4 (8.16%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (2.04%) Technical Support
8 1 (2.04%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Technical Manager
8 1 (2.04%) Support Manager
8 1 (2.04%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (53.06%) Web Services
2 4 (8.16%) HTML5
2 4 (8.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 4 (8.16%) .NET Framework
2 4 (8.16%) Silverlight
2 4 (8.16%) Ajax
2 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET
2 4 (8.16%) CSS
2 4 (8.16%) HTML
2 4 (8.16%) .NET
2 4 (8.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (51.02%) IVR
1 25 (51.02%) Cryptography
2 24 (48.98%) SWIFT
3 8 (16.33%) EMV
4 4 (8.16%) W3C
5 2 (4.08%) CLARiiON
6 1 (2.04%) Smartcard
6 1 (2.04%) EPoS
6 1 (2.04%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (2.04%) EFT
6 1 (2.04%) EFTPOS
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (51.02%) Data Security
1 25 (51.02%) Requirements Analysis
1 25 (51.02%) Project Planning
2 12 (24.49%) ITIL
3 10 (20.41%) MODAF
3 10 (20.41%) Zachman Framework
3 10 (20.41%) TOGAF
4 9 (18.37%) Business Analysis
5 7 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (12.24%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (10.20%) E-Commerce
8 4 (8.16%) MVC
8 4 (8.16%) Scrum
9 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (6.12%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (6.12%) User Stories
10 2 (4.08%) Mobile Device Management
10 2 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (4.08%) Time Management
10 2 (4.08%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.16%) C#
1 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
1 4 (8.16%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 25 (51.02%) CCA
2 4 (8.16%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.16%) MCP
2 4 (8.16%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (73.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 26 (53.06%) ISO 8583
3 25 (51.02%) PCI DSS
4 12 (24.49%) COBIT
5 11 (22.45%) Basel II
5 11 (22.45%) IAS 39
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) vSphere
1 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.08%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle
1 8 (16.33%) SAP
1 8 (16.33%) Chordiant
1 8 (16.33%) Misys
1 8 (16.33%) Temenos
2 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.08%) EMC
3 2 (4.08%) VMware
3 2 (4.08%) Websense
4 1 (2.04%) Sage
4 1 (2.04%) Wincor Nixdorf
4 1 (2.04%) VocaLink
4 1 (2.04%) TSYS
4 1 (2.04%) VeriFone
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: base from £65 to £95k - package to £120k
Posted: 5 days ago