The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 64 54 51
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 10 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.32% 1.27% 3.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.88% 5.65% 9.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 21
Average salary £38,500 £60,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.83% +122.22%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +20.37%
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 Coventry region.

Miscellaneous Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
258 124 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 33.99% 22.50% 34.53%
Number of salaries quoted 232 106 205
Average salary £38,500 £43,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.98% +23.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £29,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,588 £60,000 £55,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

EPoS
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

EPoS Salary Trend in Coventry

EPoS
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing EPoS across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

EPoS Salary Histogram in Coventry

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 15 (93.75%) Retail
2 7 (43.75%) Project Management
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) Windows
3 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 5 (31.25%) SLA
4 5 (31.25%) IIS
4 5 (31.25%) XML
4 5 (31.25%) Degree
4 5 (31.25%) Product Management
4 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) Chip and PIN
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL
6 3 (18.75%) IBM
6 3 (18.75%) Demandware
6 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
6 3 (18.75%) Coaching
6 3 (18.75%) Actinic
6 3 (18.75%) hybris
6 3 (18.75%) Venda
6 3 (18.75%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (18.75%) Intershop
6 3 (18.75%) WebSphere
6 3 (18.75%) BT
6 3 (18.75%) ATG
7 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
7 2 (12.50%) PRINCE

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 5 (31.25%) IIS
2 3 (18.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Retail-J
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (93.75%) Retail
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Law
3 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (6.25%) Back Office
3 1 (6.25%) German Language
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Project Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Head of Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Hardware Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Professional Services Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Support Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Development Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Project Management
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 5 (31.25%) Product Management
4 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL
5 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
5 3 (18.75%) Coaching
6 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE
7 1 (6.25%) OO
7 1 (6.25%) CRM
7 1 (6.25%) Logistics
7 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Change Management
7 1 (6.25%) Scrum
7 1 (6.25%) People Management
7 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
7 1 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (12.50%) PMP
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) IBM
1 3 (18.75%) BT
1 3 (18.75%) ATG
1 3 (18.75%) Intershop
1 3 (18.75%) Actinic
1 3 (18.75%) hybris
1 3 (18.75%) Venda
1 3 (18.75%) Demandware