The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 106 130 118
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -12
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 8 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.52% 0.11% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.22% 0.30% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 8
Average salary £30,500 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.17% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
EPoS
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
654 665 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 42.50% 37.63% 40.09%
Number of salaries quoted 490 591 618
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

EPoS
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

EPoS Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

EPoS
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing EPoS across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

EPoS Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

EPoS
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Oxford - 3 £16,250 -
Abingdon +13 1 £26,000 -31.57%
EPoS
South East

EPoS
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (47.37%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) Retail
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 4 (21.05%) MS Office
3 4 (21.05%) Line Management
4 2 (10.53%) Windows
4 2 (10.53%) Linux
4 2 (10.53%) A+ Certification
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 2 (10.53%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (5.26%) Toshiba
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle
5 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
5 1 (5.26%) SLA
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Incident Management

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 4 (21.05%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (26.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Field Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Analyst Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Systems Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Excel Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Systems Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) EPoS Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) EPoS Field Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Support Technician
5 1 (5.26%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.26%) Hardware Technician
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Line Management
2 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) A+ Certification
1 2 (10.53%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Toshiba
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle