The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 75 69 80
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 8 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.99% 2.28% 0.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.73% 6.29% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 6
Average salary £29,125 £22,600 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.87% -72.60%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +3.03%
EPoS
Hampshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
293 318 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 36.08% 36.26% 42.06%
Number of salaries quoted 266 295 328
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

EPoS
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

EPoS Salary Trend in Southampton

EPoS
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing EPoS across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

EPoS Salary Histogram in Southampton

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 11 (91.67%) Retail
2 7 (58.33%) SAP
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) MS Office
3 6 (50.00%) ITIL
3 6 (50.00%) VoIP
3 6 (50.00%) Wireless
3 6 (50.00%) A+ Certification
3 6 (50.00%) Software Distribution
4 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 3 (25.00%) QA
5 3 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 1 (8.33%) ERP
7 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
7 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
7 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (8.33%) HTML
7 1 (8.33%) CSS
7 1 (8.33%) EDI
7 1 (8.33%) BAPI
7 1 (8.33%) SAP ALE
7 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (8.33%) Django
7 1 (8.33%) jQuery
7 1 (8.33%) HTML5
7 1 (8.33%) CSS3

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 6 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) VoIP
1 6 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (91.67%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Support Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Help Desk Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) 1st Line Support
2 5 (41.67%) Service Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Help Desk Support
2 5 (41.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Quality Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Junior Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) QA Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Graduate
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) EDI
1 1 (8.33%) BAPI
1 1 (8.33%) SAP ALE
1 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (8.33%) Django
1 1 (8.33%) jQuery
1 1 (8.33%) HTML5
1 1 (8.33%) CSS3
1 1 (8.33%) Sass
1 1 (8.33%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Graphic Design
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
1 6 (50.00%) Software Distribution
2 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) Delphi
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) PHP
1 1 (8.33%) Python
1 1 (8.33%) Ruby
1 1 (8.33%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) SAP
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Telerik