The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 67 69 60
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.94% 0.16% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.79% 0.43% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Average salary £55,000 £27,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +20.37%
EPoS
Northamptonshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
215 231 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 33.86% 36.72% 41.77%
Number of salaries quoted 181 194 136
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,700 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

EPoS
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

EPoS Salary Trend in Northampton

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 14 (82.35%) Retail
2 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) Java
2 12 (70.59%) CRM
3 11 (64.71%) MS Office
4 10 (58.82%) SOAP
4 10 (58.82%) XML
4 10 (58.82%) UML
4 10 (58.82%) RUP
4 10 (58.82%) ERP
4 10 (58.82%) JMS
4 10 (58.82%) MS Visio
4 10 (58.82%) EAI
4 10 (58.82%) Data Modelling
4 10 (58.82%) SOA
4 10 (58.82%) ETL
4 10 (58.82%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (58.82%) RDBMS
4 10 (58.82%) Middleware
4 10 (58.82%) ATG
4 10 (58.82%) TOGAF
4 10 (58.82%) BPMN
4 10 (58.82%) RESTful
4 10 (58.82%) Open Source
4 10 (58.82%) SaaS
4 10 (58.82%) PaaS
4 10 (58.82%) hybris
4 10 (58.82%) IaaS
4 10 (58.82%) Relational Database
5 3 (17.65%) Mentoring

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (64.71%) MS Office
2 10 (58.82%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (58.82%) SaaS
1 10 (58.82%) PaaS
1 10 (58.82%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) RDBMS
1 10 (58.82%) Relational Database
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Selenium
1 2 (11.76%) WebDriver
1 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
General
1 14 (82.35%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Solutions Architect
1 10 (58.82%) Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Test Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Tester
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Support Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Programme Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.88%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Service Support Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Business Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Change Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Change Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Business Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) SOAP
1 10 (58.82%) XML
1 10 (58.82%) JMS
1 10 (58.82%) Middleware
1 10 (58.82%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Open Source
2 1 (5.88%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) CRM
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) TOGAF
2 10 (58.82%) BPMN
2 10 (58.82%) UML
2 10 (58.82%) RUP
2 10 (58.82%) ERP
2 10 (58.82%) EAI
2 10 (58.82%) Data Modelling
2 10 (58.82%) SOA
2 10 (58.82%) ETL
2 10 (58.82%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (17.65%) Load Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Automation Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) BDD
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) Ruby
3 2 (11.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) ATG
1 10 (58.82%) hybris
2 3 (17.65%) IBM