The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 136 112 162
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +50
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 10 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.44% 0.95% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.26% 2.56% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 5
Average salary £33,250 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.11% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £16,500 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £80,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +1.49%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
795 702 953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 34.73% 37.08% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 634 502 820
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,436 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,900 £60,050 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

EPoS
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

EPoS Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

EPoS
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing EPoS across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

EPoS Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

EPoS
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
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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
Watford -17 5 £47,500 -37.70%
St Albans - 2 £30,000 -
Stevenage - 2 £34,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £39,000 -
EPoS
East of England

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 14 (73.68%) Retail
2 5 (26.32%) Project Management
2 5 (26.32%) Finance
3 3 (15.79%) VB
3 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
3 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
3 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.79%) EFT
3 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 3 (15.79%) Logistics
3 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Cognos
4 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
4 2 (10.53%) IBM
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (10.53%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (10.53%) ActiveReports
4 2 (10.53%) Cognos Query Studio
4 2 (10.53%) Cognos Report Studio
4 2 (10.53%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (10.53%) ActiveReports
2 2 (10.53%) Cognos Query Studio
2 2 (10.53%) Cognos Report Studio
2 2 (10.53%) Cognos Framework Manager
General
1 14 (73.68%) Retail
2 5 (26.32%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Business Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Applications Support
3 3 (15.79%) EPoS Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) EPoS Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) EPoS Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) Field Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Cognos Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Report Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Field Service Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate
5 1 (5.26%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) EFT
1 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Project Management
2 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
2 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
2 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (15.79%) Logistics
2 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
3 2 (10.53%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
3 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) PLM
4 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.26%) OpenUP
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PMP
2 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Cognos
1 2 (10.53%) IBM
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) HP