The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 57 47 59
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.23% 0.87% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.11% 3.19% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £37,500 £25,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -47.91%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £28,250
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +15.04%
EPoS
Bedfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
90 94 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 20.69% 27.17% 34.92%
Number of salaries quoted 82 90 122
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £77,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

EPoS
Salary Trend in Luton

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

EPoS Salary Trend in Luton

EPoS
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) VB6
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) WPF
2 1 (33.33%) Silverlight
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Sysprep
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) XAML
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) EPoS Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) EPoS Field Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Account Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Field Service Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) WPF
1 1 (33.33%) Silverlight
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Development
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) VB6
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB
1 1 (33.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft