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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 134 137 136
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 17 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.76% 0.44% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.14% 1.20% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 10
Average salary £30,000 £51,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.46% +28.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £16,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £31,250 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -7.14%
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
796 918 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 35.46% 36.37% 35.79%
Number of salaries quoted 598 750 731
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
Watford +9 6 £30,000 -42.85%
Hemel Hempstead - 6 £25,000 -
St Albans - 5 £30,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - -
EPoS
East of England

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 21 (77.78%) Retail
2 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
3 4 (14.81%) Data Entry
4 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) .NET
5 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.41%) Finance
6 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.70%) Cognos Query Studio
6 1 (3.70%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (3.70%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Line Management
6 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.70%) Windows
6 1 (3.70%) MSMQ
6 1 (3.70%) CRM
6 1 (3.70%) Cognos
6 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.70%) IBM
6 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (3.70%) PMP
6 1 (3.70%) C#
6 1 (3.70%) SQL
6 1 (3.70%) VB

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Retail-J
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Cognos Query Studio
1 1 (3.70%) Cognos Report Studio
1 1 (3.70%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (3.70%) ActiveReports
General
1 21 (77.78%) Retail
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Analyst
2 11 (40.74%) Systems Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Project Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Data Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Configuration Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) EPoS Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) EPoS Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.70%) Support Technician
6 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Cognos Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Report Developer
6 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) MSMQ
2 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.70%) JSON
2 1 (3.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
1 4 (14.81%) Data Entry
2 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.70%) Line Management
4 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.70%) CRM
4 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
4 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Supplier Management
4 1 (3.70%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) C#
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
1 1 (3.70%) VB
1 1 (3.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (3.70%) PMP
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Cognos
2 1 (3.70%) IBM