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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 157 188 185
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -3
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 18 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.55% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.40% 0.35% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 6
Average salary £32,500 £20,400 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.31% -37.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £20,400 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £24,680 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.76%
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
1284 1425 1250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 39.33% 35.42% 33.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1017 1217 1006
Average salary £44,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing EPoS across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing EPoS across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

EPoS Salary Histogram in Manchester

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 20 (90.91%) Retail
2 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) Compatibility Testing
3 8 (36.36%) Security Testing
3 8 (36.36%) Information Assurance
3 8 (36.36%) Software Testing
3 8 (36.36%) Windows
4 7 (31.82%) ISEB
4 7 (31.82%) ISTQB
4 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (27.27%) Finance
5 6 (27.27%) Scrum
6 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
6 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
6 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (18.18%) Graceful Degradation
7 4 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Defect Management
7 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
7 4 (18.18%) Analytics
7 4 (18.18%) User Stories
7 4 (18.18%) Data Analytics
7 4 (18.18%) Test Strategy
7 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
7 4 (18.18%) Progressive Enhancement
7 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (18.18%) Integration Testing

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Google Apps
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) DHCP
1 2 (9.09%) DNS
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
1 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 2 (9.09%) VPN
1 2 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (13.64%) Fiddler
2 3 (13.64%) Firebug
2 3 (13.64%) Selenium
3 2 (9.09%) MSTest
General
1 20 (90.91%) Retail
2 6 (27.27%) Finance
3 4 (18.18%) Banking
3 4 (18.18%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Analyst
2 12 (54.55%) Test Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) EPoS Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Technical Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Manager
4 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Automation Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.55%) Field Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Junior
5 1 (4.55%) Junior Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.55%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) CSS
1 4 (18.18%) HTML
1 4 (18.18%) JSON
1 4 (18.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (13.64%) Contactless
3 3 (13.64%) W3C
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) FMCG
4 1 (4.55%) Health Informatics
4 1 (4.55%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.55%) Unix
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (45.45%) Compatibility Testing
2 8 (36.36%) Information Assurance
2 8 (36.36%) Security Testing
2 8 (36.36%) Software Testing
3 6 (27.27%) Scrum
4 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (18.18%) CRM
4 4 (18.18%) Data Analytics
4 4 (18.18%) Data Migration
4 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (18.18%) ETL
4 4 (18.18%) Graceful Degradation
4 4 (18.18%) Integration Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Migration
4 4 (18.18%) Progressive Enhancement
4 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 4 (18.18%) Test Strategy
4 4 (18.18%) V-Model
4 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) ISEB
1 7 (31.82%) ISTQB
2 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
2 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
3 4 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Google
2 2 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) Dell
3 1 (4.55%) Fujitsu
3 1 (4.55%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) Teradata
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