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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 82 64 75
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +11
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 6 24 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.69% 2.63% 0.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.92% 6.37% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 7
Average salary £45,000 £22,600 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+99.11% -72.60%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £34,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +7.93%
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
312 377 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 36.07% 41.29% 43.51%
Number of salaries quoted 276 335 327
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,100
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 29 January 2015.

EPoS Salary Histogram in Southampton

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 12 (85.71%) Retail
2 8 (57.14%) SAP
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) MS Office
4 5 (35.71%) ITIL
4 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
5 4 (28.57%) VoIP
5 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 4 (28.57%) A+ Certification
5 4 (28.57%) Wireless
5 4 (28.57%) Software Distribution
6 3 (21.43%) QA
6 3 (21.43%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (14.29%) SAP ALE
7 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 2 (14.29%) Back Office
7 2 (14.29%) EDI
7 2 (14.29%) ERP
7 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
7 2 (14.29%) BAPI
8 1 (7.14%) Line Management
8 1 (7.14%) User Experience
8 1 (7.14%) Linux
8 1 (7.14%) Python
8 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
8 1 (7.14%) CSS
8 1 (7.14%) C#

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 (42.86%) MS Office
2 3 (21.43%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) VoIP
1 4 (28.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (85.71%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) Back Office
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Help Desk Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (21.43%) Service Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Junior
2 3 (21.43%) Junior Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Help Desk Support
2 3 (21.43%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) QA Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Graduate
3 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) SAP ALE
1 2 (14.29%) EDI
1 2 (14.29%) BAPI
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) CSS3
2 1 (7.14%) Sass
2 1 (7.14%) Kendo UI
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
2 1 (7.14%) Django
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) User Experience
1 1 (7.14%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
1 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
2 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 4 (28.57%) Software Distribution
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 2 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Python
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) Delphi
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) PHP
1 1 (7.14%) PHP5
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) A+ Certification
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) SAP
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Telerik