The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 239 250 221
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -29
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 17 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.24% 0.054% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.92% 0.20% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 13
Average salary £31,500 £24,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -16.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £22,800 £19,300
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £24,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £27,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+20.37% -16.92%
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1849 2000 1786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.74% 27.25% 25.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1424 1662 1496
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
EPoS
England

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

EPoS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

EPoS Salary Trend in the North West

EPoS
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing EPoS across the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

EPoS Salary Histogram in the North West

EPoS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Manchester +10 11 £30,000 +25.00% 2
Merseyside - 4 £42,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £27,500 -
Lancashire - 1 £21,750 -
EPoS
England

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 21 (53.85%) PHP
1 21 (53.85%) MySQL
1 21 (53.85%) OO
1 21 (53.85%) MVC
1 21 (53.85%) TDD
1 21 (53.85%) OO PHP
2 17 (43.59%) Automated Testing
2 17 (43.59%) Symfony
2 17 (43.59%) Zend
2 17 (43.59%) PHP5
3 10 (25.64%) Retail
4 8 (20.51%) Finance
5 7 (17.95%) B2B
5 7 (17.95%) EDI
6 6 (15.38%) Windows
6 6 (15.38%) SQL
7 5 (12.82%) HTML
7 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
7 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
8 4 (10.26%) Degree
8 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
8 4 (10.26%) jQuery
8 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
8 4 (10.26%) Ajax
8 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
8 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
8 4 (10.26%) Linux
8 4 (10.26%) CSS
8 4 (10.26%) Apache
8 4 (10.26%) SLA

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 4 (10.26%) Apache
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Office
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) LAN
1 3 (7.69%) WAN
2 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.13%) Internet
3 1 (2.56%) VPN
3 1 (2.56%) DNS
3 1 (2.56%) Firewall
3 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.56%) DHCP
3 1 (2.56%) ADSL
3 1 (2.56%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (53.85%) MySQL
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.13%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.56%) Cognos Impromptu
4 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (25.64%) Retail
2 8 (20.51%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) PHP Symfony Developer
1 17 (43.59%) PHP MySQL Developer
1 17 (43.59%) PHP Developer
1 17 (43.59%) Developer
2 11 (28.21%) Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Support Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) EPoS Support Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Service Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Team Leader
5 4 (10.26%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.56%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Field Service Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Support Specialist
7 1 (2.56%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.56%) IT Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (43.59%) Symfony
2 7 (17.95%) EDI
3 5 (12.82%) HTML
4 4 (10.26%) jQuery
4 4 (10.26%) Ajax
4 4 (10.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.56%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Linux
3 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) OO
1 21 (53.85%) MVC
1 21 (53.85%) TDD
1 21 (53.85%) OO PHP
2 17 (43.59%) Automated Testing
3 7 (17.95%) B2B
4 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
4 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.13%) ITIL
5 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.13%) Supplier Management
5 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.56%) Waterfall
6 1 (2.56%) Project Management
6 1 (2.56%) B2C
6 1 (2.56%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.56%) CRM
6 1 (2.56%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 21 (53.85%) PHP
2 17 (43.59%) PHP5
3 6 (15.38%) SQL
4 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) PMP
2 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Zend
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) Facebook
3 1 (2.56%) Twitter
3 1 (2.56%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.56%) HP
3 1 (2.56%) Dell
3 1 (2.56%) Epicor
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