The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank - 69 54
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.15% 0.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.48% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £19,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.83%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £29,750
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +9.24%
EPoS
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
122 208 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 17.26% 30.72% 26.64%
Number of salaries quoted 106 171 106
Average salary £35,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.39% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

EPoS
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

EPoS Salary Trend in Staffordshire

EPoS
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (57.14%) WPF
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Magento
2 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Retail
3 3 (42.86%) WCF
3 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 3 (42.86%) MVVM
3 3 (42.86%) Data Security

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) C# Developer
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 3 (42.86%) WPF Developer
4 2 (28.57%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) WPF
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) Data Security
3 3 (42.86%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
3 3 (42.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared