The 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 233 215 262
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +47
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 15 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.22% 0.35% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.65% 1.09% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 6
Average salary £21,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.84% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £27,200 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,800 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £34,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
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 North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2313 2109 2558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 33.25% 32.51% 32.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2014 1665 2183
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
Merseyside +4 6 £21,500 -33.84% 1
Manchester -13 5 £20,400 -34.72% 1
Cheshire - 3 £23,000 -
Lancashire -4 1 £22,500 -15.09% 1
EPoS
England

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 9 (42.86%) Retail
2 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 5 (23.81%) B2B
3 5 (23.81%) HTML
3 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 5 (23.81%) PHP
3 5 (23.81%) MySQL
3 5 (23.81%) CSS
3 5 (23.81%) Windows
3 5 (23.81%) Linux
3 5 (23.81%) OO
3 5 (23.81%) Apache
3 5 (23.81%) jQuery
3 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
3 5 (23.81%) SaaS
3 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
3 5 (23.81%) TDD
3 5 (23.81%) Ajax
3 5 (23.81%) Marketing
3 5 (23.81%) Business Development
3 5 (23.81%) OO PHP
4 4 (19.05%) Degree
4 4 (19.05%) ITIL
4 4 (19.05%) Windows XP
4 4 (19.05%) LAN
4 4 (19.05%) WAN
4 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
4 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 5 (23.81%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) LAN
1 4 (19.05%) WAN
2 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) MySQL
General
1 9 (42.86%) Retail
2 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 5 (23.81%) Marketing
3 3 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Business Development Executive
2 4 (19.05%) EPoS Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) IT Support
3 3 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 3 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Installations Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) PHP Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Field Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) EPoS Field Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) EPoS Installation Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Coordinator
5 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) HTML
1 5 (23.81%) CSS
1 5 (23.81%) jQuery
1 5 (23.81%) Ajax
2 2 (9.52%) REST
2 2 (9.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Thin Client
1 3 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.76%) EFTPOS
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Windows XP
3 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 5 (23.81%) B2B
2 5 (23.81%) OO
2 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
2 5 (23.81%) TDD
2 5 (23.81%) Business Development
2 5 (23.81%) OO PHP
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL
4 3 (14.29%) MVC
4 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.52%) Line Management
6 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
1 5 (23.81%) PHP
2 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (14.29%) HND
2 3 (14.29%) MCSE
2 3 (14.29%) MCSA
2 3 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
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