The table below looks at the prevalence of the term APACS in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited APACS over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Association for Payment Clearing Services (APACS)
Rank - - 65
Permanent jobs citing APACS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £60,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +76.47%
APACS
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
188 231 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 26.04% 35.98% 31.80%
Number of salaries quoted 160 194 125
Average salary £36,750 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £20,500 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

APACS
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

APACS Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

APACS
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

APACS Salary Trend in Staffordshire