The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 132 133 122
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 8 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.32% 0.089% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.12% 0.33% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 6
Average salary £50,000 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.84% +9.23%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
EPoS
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
714 614 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.38% 27.28% 25.43%
Number of salaries quoted 428 491 467
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

EPoS
Salary Trend in Reading

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

EPoS Salary Trend in Reading

EPoS
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing EPoS across the Reading region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

EPoS Salary Histogram in Reading

EPoS
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (100.00%) Retail
2 8 (88.89%) Project Management
3 7 (77.78%) E-Commerce
4 6 (66.67%) PCI DSS
5 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
5 4 (44.44%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 2 (22.22%) LAN
6 2 (22.22%) WAN
6 2 (22.22%) DHCP
6 2 (22.22%) DNS
6 2 (22.22%) Information Management
6 2 (22.22%) Network Design
6 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
7 1 (11.11%) Degree
7 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 1 (11.11%) ERP
7 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 1 (11.11%) Advertising

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
General
1 9 (100.00%) Retail
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Project Manager
1 6 (66.67%) Systems Manager
2 2 (22.22%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Project Management
2 7 (77.78%) E-Commerce
3 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
4 2 (22.22%) Information Management
4 2 (22.22%) Network Design
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft