The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank - - 37
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - - 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +14.03%
EPoS
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
34 84 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 30.63% 38.71% 28.05%
Number of salaries quoted 19 62 53
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

EPoS
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

EPoS Salary Trend in the Midlands

EPoS
Top 4 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) Broadband
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Wiki
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Broadband
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Assistant
1 1 (100.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) Help Desk Support
1 1 (100.00%) IT Assistant
1 1 (100.00%) Help Desk Assistant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Wiki
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills