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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 168 179 184
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 8 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.100% 0.049%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.60% 0.31% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 2
Average salary £19,000 £48,750 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-61.02% +65.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,300 £26,850 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £50,000 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
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
1323 1294 1331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 36.87% 32.26% 32.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1051 984 1084
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 4 August 2015.

EPoS Salary Histogram in Manchester

EPoS
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 £19,000 -
Bolton - 1 - -
Salford - 1 £18,000 -
EPoS
North West

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 13 (68.42%) Retail
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) Supplier Management
4 4 (21.05%) VeriFone
4 4 (21.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Security Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Windows
6 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.53%) Information Assurance
7 1 (5.26%) Amazon S3
7 1 (5.26%) SaaS
7 1 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (5.26%) SAP MM
7 1 (5.26%) Project Management
7 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.26%) Finance
7 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
7 1 (5.26%) Advertising
7 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.26%) Teradata
7 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.26%) C#
7 1 (5.26%) Java

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon S3
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
1 1 (5.26%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
General
1 13 (68.42%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Trainer
2 3 (15.79%) IT Trainer
3 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) EPoS Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) EPoS Installation Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.26%) Junior
4 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Installations Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) SAP Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL
1 5 (26.32%) Supplier Management
2 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Security Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Information Assurance
3 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.26%) Line Management
4 1 (5.26%) Time Management
4 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) VeriFone
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Teradata
3 1 (5.26%) Google
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) SAP