The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank - 88 97
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 0 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.63% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.66% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Average salary - £28,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -40.62%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%
EPoS
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
302 361 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 28.41% 37.64% 32.23%
Number of salaries quoted 268 330 296
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

EPoS
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

EPoS Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

EPoS
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing EPoS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited EPoS.

1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) XAML
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) VB6
1 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) WPF
1 2 (66.67%) Silverlight
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Sysprep
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing EPoS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited EPoS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) WPF
1 2 (66.67%) Silverlight
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB
1 2 (66.67%) XAML
1 2 (66.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft