The table below looks at the prevalence of the term APACS in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited APACS over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Association for Payment Clearing Services (APACS)
Rank - 959 957
Permanent jobs citing APACS 0 10 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.009% 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.022% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 27
Median salary - £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
UK excluding London median salary - £30,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- -31.81%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
41177 44556 49291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.93% 40.61% 41.16%
Number of salaries quoted 33460 35281 39514
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

APACS
Jobs Demand Trend

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

APACS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

APACS
Salary Trend

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

APACS Salary Trend in the UK