The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 61 70 65
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 2 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.36% 1.44% 0.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.94% 3.61% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 5
Average salary - £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +12.06%
EPoS
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
213 277 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 38.31% 39.86% 37.97%
Number of salaries quoted 179 230 218
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

EPoS
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

EPoS Salary Trend in Somerset

EPoS
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft