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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 98 78 98
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +20
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 2 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.18% 0.65% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 1.87% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
Average salary £37,500 £28,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -40.62%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +16.07%
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
327 321 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 28.96% 34.55% 32.75%
Number of salaries quoted 287 292 303
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable -8 1 £37,500 +36.36%
Luton -11 1 £37,500 +13.63%
EPoS
East of England

EPoS
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 1 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%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
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