The table below looks at the statistics for ACF2 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ACF2 over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CA ACF2
Rank 909 950 983
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +33
Permanent jobs citing ACF2 3 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.005% 0.009%
As % of the System Software category 0.025% 0.049% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 9
Median salary - £40,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -30.43%
UK excluding London median salary - £40,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
- -38.46%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12055 12299 13316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.32% 11.24% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 10233 10232 10938
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

ACF2
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing ACF2 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

ACF2 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ACF2
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ACF2 within the UK.

ACF2 Salary Trend in the UK

ACF2
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ACF2 within the UK over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +56 3 - -
England +46 3 - -

ACF2
Top 12 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT jobs citing ACF2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for ACF2.

1 3 (75.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) iSeries
1 3 (75.00%) DB2
1 3 (75.00%) zOS
2 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) zSecure
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System

ACF2
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) DB2
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe Systems Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) iSeries
1 3 (75.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Control
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) zSecure