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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 87 53 78
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +25
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 5 27 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.52% 2.93% 0.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.42% 6.73% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 8
Average salary £20,400 £22,600 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.73% -32.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,660 £18,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £42,500 £45,400
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +20.37%
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
352 401 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 36.59% 43.59% 37.29%
Number of salaries quoted 293 358 278
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £50,000
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 1 April 2015.

EPoS Salary Histogram in Southampton

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 9 (75.00%) Retail
2 5 (41.67%) SAP
2 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
3 4 (33.33%) MS Office
3 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) QA
4 3 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) EDI
5 2 (16.67%) ERP
5 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 2 (16.67%) Back Office
5 2 (16.67%) BAPI
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) SAP ALE
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 2 (16.67%) Line Management
6 1 (8.33%) C#
6 1 (8.33%) Delphi
6 1 (8.33%) HTML
6 1 (8.33%) Java
6 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (8.33%) PHP
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
6 1 (8.33%) CSS
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (8.33%) Linux

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 4 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) VoIP
1 1 (8.33%) 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 9 (75.00%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Back Office
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Junior
2 3 (25.00%) Quality Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Junior Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) QA Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) EPoS Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) EPoS Installation Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Installations Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) EDI
1 2 (16.67%) BAPI
1 2 (16.67%) SAP ALE
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (8.33%) Django
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) CSS3
2 1 (8.33%) Sass
2 1 (8.33%) Kendo UI
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Graphic Design
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
2 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
4 1 (8.33%) Software Distribution
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
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
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (8.33%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) SAP
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Telerik