The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for ACF2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ACF2 over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CA ACF2
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 865 910 952
Rank change year-on-year +45 +42  
Permanent jobs citing ACF2 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.001% 0.001% 0.001%
As % of the System Software category 0.009% 0.009% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £80,000 - £51,495
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 - -

ACF2 is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 10854 11742 12203
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 12.96% 12.69% 11.89%
Number of salaries quoted 9232 10110 10167
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,182 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

ACF2
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing ACF2 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for ACF2 in England

ACF2
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for ACF2 in England

ACF2
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ACF2 within the England region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 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
South East - 1 £80,000 -
ACF2
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for ACF2.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) ODBC
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) PMP
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CICS
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) REXX
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
1 1 (100.00%) RACF
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering

ACF2
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) ODBC
1 1 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematical Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) REXX
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) PMP
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat