The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 179 177 185
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 1 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.029% 0.18% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.069% 0.48% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 4
Median salary - £30,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
EPoS
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1455 1255 1394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.58% 37.94% 34.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1270 1021 1084
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing EPoS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

EPoS
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

EPoS Salary Trend in Manchester

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 8 (88.89%) Retail
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 3 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Contactless
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Defect Management
3 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Graceful Degradation
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) User Stories
3 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (22.22%) MSTest
3 2 (22.22%) Progressive Enhancement
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) Firebug
3 2 (22.22%) Fiddler
3 2 (22.22%) Compatibility Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) JSON
3 2 (22.22%) ERP
3 2 (22.22%) MS Excel

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Fiddler
1 2 (22.22%) Firebug
1 2 (22.22%) MSTest
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (88.89%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Manager
2 3 (33.33%) EPoS Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Technical Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Field Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) RPG Analyst Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) RPG Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) JSON
1 2 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (33.33%) Contactless
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (22.22%) W3C
3 1 (11.11%) AS400
3 1 (11.11%) FMCG
3 1 (11.11%) Health Informatics
3 1 (11.11%) Informatics
3 1 (11.11%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Information Assurance
1 3 (33.33%) Security Testing
1 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Compatibility Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) Defect Management
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) ERP
2 2 (22.22%) Graceful Degradation
2 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Progressive Enhancement
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
2 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
2 2 (22.22%) User Stories
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) RPG
2 1 (11.11%) RPG IV
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Dell
2 1 (11.11%) Fujitsu
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) VMware