The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 210 213 196
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -17
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 17 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.29% 0.16% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.93% 0.59% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 11
Average salary £50,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
EPoS
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1833 1533 1686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.80% 27.90% 30.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1127 1195 1373
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

EPoS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

EPoS Salary Trend in Berkshire

EPoS
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing EPoS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

EPoS Salary Histogram in Berkshire

EPoS
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Reading +1 8 £50,000 +40.84%
Slough +4 2 £29,500 -42.15%
Bracknell - 1 £41,500 -
EPoS
South East

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 16 (84.21%) Retail
2 9 (47.37%) E-Commerce
3 8 (42.11%) Project Management
4 6 (31.58%) Finance
4 6 (31.58%) Windows
4 6 (31.58%) SQL
4 6 (31.58%) PCI DSS
5 5 (26.32%) Blackberry
6 4 (21.05%) McAfee
6 4 (21.05%) Software Testing
7 3 (15.79%) ERP
8 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
8 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
8 2 (10.53%) CRM
8 2 (10.53%) LAN
8 2 (10.53%) WAN
8 2 (10.53%) DHCP
8 2 (10.53%) DNS
8 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
8 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
8 2 (10.53%) Degree
8 2 (10.53%) Information Management
8 2 (10.53%) Network Design
9 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
9 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
9 1 (5.26%) QA
9 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
9 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) LAN
1 2 (10.53%) WAN
1 2 (10.53%) DHCP
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) SMTP
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (84.21%) Retail
2 6 (31.58%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Front Office
3 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Project Manager
1 6 (31.58%) Systems Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Service Desk Manager
2 5 (26.32%) IT Services Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Service Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) IT Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C++ Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) QA Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Trainer
5 1 (5.26%) Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Blackberry
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) E-Commerce
2 8 (42.11%) Project Management
3 4 (21.05%) Software Testing
4 3 (15.79%) ERP
5 2 (10.53%) CRM
5 2 (10.53%) Information Management
5 2 (10.53%) Network Design
5 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Workflow
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) McAfee
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Borland