The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 76 81 95
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.26% 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.54% 0.55% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £20,400 £28,875 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.35% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +3.03%
EPoS
Oxfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
368 363 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 48.55% 37.50% 37.49%
Number of salaries quoted 293 305 375
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

EPoS
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

EPoS Salary Trend in Oxford

EPoS
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (50.00%) SQL

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Support Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) EPoS Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) EPoS Field Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft