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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Association for Payment Clearing Services (APACS)
Rank - - 219
Permanent jobs citing APACS 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.074%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £100,000
UK excluding London median salary - £30,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- -31.81%
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 West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2317 1879 1881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.94% 34.80% 34.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1642 1542 1594
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

APACS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

APACS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

APACS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

APACS Salary Trend in the West Midlands