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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 124 150 138
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -12
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 13 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.65% 0.37% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.50% 0.87% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 13
Median salary £26,500 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.75% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £25,000 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.66% -
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
867 1036 1007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 43.05% 42.25% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 707 808 835
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing EPoS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 July 2016.

EPoS Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

EPoS
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +28 7 £42,500 +13.33%
Hemel Hempstead +16 1 £18,000 -28.00%
St Albans - 1 £18,000 -
EPoS
East of England

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing EPoS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 31 (91.18%) Retail
2 13 (38.24%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (26.47%) HP
3 9 (26.47%) ISEB
3 9 (26.47%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (17.65%) Volume Testing
4 6 (17.65%) Test Scripting
4 6 (17.65%) Automated Testing
4 6 (17.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
5 4 (11.76%) ADSL
5 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
5 4 (11.76%) ITIL
5 4 (11.76%) Windows
5 4 (11.76%) LAN
5 4 (11.76%) WAN
5 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
5 4 (11.76%) Firewall
5 4 (11.76%) PCI DSS
5 4 (11.76%) VLAN
5 4 (11.76%) Statistics
6 3 (8.82%) Driving Licence
6 3 (8.82%) Virtual Team Management
6 3 (8.82%) Virtual Team
6 3 (8.82%) ISTQB
6 3 (8.82%) Project Planning
6 3 (8.82%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (8.82%) Wireless
6 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) ADSL
1 4 (11.76%) Firewall
1 4 (11.76%) LAN
1 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
1 4 (11.76%) VLAN
1 4 (11.76%) WAN
2 3 (8.82%) Wireless
3 1 (2.94%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
1 1 (2.94%) Selenium
General
1 31 (91.18%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Analyst
1 10 (29.41%) Test Analyst
2 5 (14.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) EPoS Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) EPoS Manager
2 5 (14.71%) Project Manager
3 4 (11.76%) EPoS Project Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Field Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Field Service Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Head of Infrastructure
4 3 (8.82%) EPoS Field Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Head of IT
6 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) EPoS Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Software Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Statistics
2 3 (8.82%) Driving Licence
2 3 (8.82%) Virtual Team
3 2 (5.88%) AS400
3 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.88%) iSeries
4 1 (2.94%) EFT
4 1 (2.94%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (17.65%) Automated Testing
2 6 (17.65%) Test Scripting
2 6 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (17.65%) Volume Testing
3 4 (11.76%) ITIL
4 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity
4 3 (8.82%) Change Management
4 3 (8.82%) Performance Management
4 3 (8.82%) Project Management
4 3 (8.82%) Project Planning
4 3 (8.82%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (8.82%) Virtual Team Management
5 2 (5.88%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.88%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (5.88%) System Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Data Security
6 1 (2.94%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) ISEB
2 6 (17.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (8.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
Systems Management
1 9 (26.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) HP
2 2 (5.88%) IBM
2 2 (5.88%) Toshiba