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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 223 236 249
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +13
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 16 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.27% 0.081%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.70% 0.78% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 5
Average salary £31,250 £30,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.45% +24.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,475 £26,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,000 £31,400
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +20.37%
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
2286 2425 2421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 35.27% 34.16% 32.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1810 1884 1987
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
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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
Manchester +9 12 £31,250 +3.30%
Merseyside +13 3 £40,000 -5.88%
Lancashire +5 1 £22,500 +3.44%
EPoS
England

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 16 (53.33%) Retail
2 7 (23.33%) ITIL
3 6 (20.00%) SaaS
4 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 5 (16.67%) B2B
4 5 (16.67%) SQL
4 5 (16.67%) Marketing
4 5 (16.67%) Business Development
4 5 (16.67%) Degree
4 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 4 (13.33%) Supplier Management
5 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 4 (13.33%) Windows
5 4 (13.33%) LAN
5 4 (13.33%) WAN
5 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
5 4 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (10.00%) Fat Client
6 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (10.00%) VeriFone
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (10.00%) Line Management
6 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (10.00%) Thin Client
6 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (10.00%) Windows XP

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (6.67%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (10.00%) MS Office
3 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Magento
2 1 (3.33%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) SaaS
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) LAN
1 4 (13.33%) WAN
2 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 16 (53.33%) Retail
2 5 (16.67%) Marketing
2 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.33%) Finance
4 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (16.67%) Business Development Executive
1 5 (16.67%) EPoS Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Trainer
3 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) IT Trainer
3 3 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Installations Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) IT Support
3 3 (10.00%) EPoS Installation Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) EPoS Field Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) PHP Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Field Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) HTML
1 2 (6.67%) CSS
1 2 (6.67%) SOAP
1 2 (6.67%) Ajax
1 2 (6.67%) jQuery
1 2 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 5 (16.67%) B2B
2 5 (16.67%) Business Development
3 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 4 (13.33%) Supplier Management
4 3 (10.00%) Line Management
5 2 (6.67%) TDD
5 2 (6.67%) OO PHP
5 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.67%) OO
6 1 (3.33%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.33%) Project Management
6 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.33%) Time Management
6 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (10.00%) HND
2 3 (10.00%) MCSE
2 3 (10.00%) MCSA
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) VeriFone
3 1 (3.33%) Teradata
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) SAP
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