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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 240 214 197
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -17
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 5 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.084% 0.23% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.61% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 18
Average salary £19,900 £50,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-60.20% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,820 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £19,980 £50,000 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,625
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +8.30%
EPoS
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2092 2310 2063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.23% 37.44% 39.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1654 1827 1752
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,587 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

EPoS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

EPoS Salary Trend in the South West

EPoS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the South West region over the 3 months to 2 July 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
Bristol -19 2 £20,000 -14.89%
Somerset +9 1 - -
Devon - 1 £19,800 -
EPoS
England

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 4 (28.57%) Retail
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) MS Office
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 2 (14.29%) Android
3 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 2 (14.29%) Marketing
3 2 (14.29%) Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (7.14%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Business Development
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Marketing Strategy
4 1 (7.14%) APMP
4 1 (7.14%) Cash Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) PMI
4 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 3 (21.43%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
General
1 4 (28.57%) Retail
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Field Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) EPoS Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) EPoS Field Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Field Service Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) PC Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Business Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Head of IT
5 1 (7.14%) Excel Developer
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Head of Operations
5 1 (7.14%) Business Operations Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Sales Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Developer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Business Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) PMI
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 2 (14.29%) Android
2 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
1 2 (14.29%) Analytics
1 2 (14.29%) Line Management
2 1 (7.14%) SDLC
2 1 (7.14%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (7.14%) Cash Management
2 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing Strategy
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
2 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
2 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.14%) Project Management
2 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.14%) E-Procurement
2 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
1 1 (7.14%) APMP
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Toshiba