The table below looks at the prevalence of the term APACS in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited APACS over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Association for Payment Clearing Services (APACS)
Rank 433 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing APACS 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.011% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.028% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,750 £32,750 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+39.69% -31.77%
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7146 8300 8650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 39.21% 40.46% 38.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5899 6581 6580
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

APACS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing APACS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

APACS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

APACS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

APACS Salary Trend in the South East

APACS
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing APACS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for APACS.

1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) ATM
1 2 (100.00%) Sage
1 2 (100.00%) EPoS
1 2 (100.00%) EMV
1 2 (100.00%) Chip and PIN
1 2 (100.00%) EFT
1 2 (100.00%) EFTPOS
1 2 (100.00%) Smartcard
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 8583
1 2 (100.00%) Wincor Nixdorf
1 2 (100.00%) VocaLink
1 2 (100.00%) TSYS
1 2 (100.00%) VeriFone
1 2 (100.00%) WorldPay
1 2 (100.00%) Sage Pay
1 2 (100.00%) Elavon
1 2 (100.00%) Ingenico

APACS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) ATM
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Chip and PIN
1 2 (100.00%) EFT
1 2 (100.00%) EFTPOS
1 2 (100.00%) EMV
1 2 (100.00%) EPoS
1 2 (100.00%) Smartcard
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Commerce
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Elavon
1 2 (100.00%) Ingenico
1 2 (100.00%) Sage
1 2 (100.00%) TSYS
1 2 (100.00%) VeriFone
1 2 (100.00%) VocaLink
1 2 (100.00%) Wincor Nixdorf
1 2 (100.00%) WorldPay