The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 128 110 118
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +8
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 4 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.22% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% 0.60% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £30,600 £43,164 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.10% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -1.42%
EPoS
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
590 671 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.94% 35.82% 31.75%
Number of salaries quoted 480 612 463
Average salary £40,000 £43,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.51% -3.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,475 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

EPoS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

EPoS Salary Trend in Birmingham

EPoS
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing EPoS across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

EPoS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

EPoS
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 11 (55.00%) SAP
1 11 (55.00%) IBM
1 11 (55.00%) Systems Analysis
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) PRINCE2
2 9 (45.00%) ISEB
2 9 (45.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (15.00%) Windows
3 3 (15.00%) Retail
4 2 (10.00%) Finance
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.00%) MS Office
4 2 (10.00%) Line Management
4 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (5.00%) ATM
5 1 (5.00%) Pegasus
5 1 (5.00%) Pegasus Opera
5 1 (5.00%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (5.00%) EFT
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Time Management

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Pegasus Opera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (15.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Analyst
2 10 (50.00%) Solutions Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) EPoS Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Field Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) EPoS Field Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) EPoS Installation Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Project Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Installations Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) PC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Chip and PIN
1 1 (5.00%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Systems Analysis
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) PRINCE2
2 9 (45.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) SAP
1 11 (55.00%) IBM
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Pegasus