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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 58 76 70
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 12 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.97% 0.47% 0.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.38% 1.32% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 5
Average salary £32,500 £25,525 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.32% -31.93%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
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
223 228 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 36.62% 35.85% 34.86%
Number of salaries quoted 214 211 159
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,700 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing EPoS across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

EPoS Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

EPoS
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. 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
Stafford - 9 £27,500 -
EPoS
West Midlands

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 14 (45.16%) ITIL
2 13 (41.94%) Retail
3 10 (32.26%) Web Development
3 10 (32.26%) RESTful
3 10 (32.26%) HTML
3 10 (32.26%) CSS
3 10 (32.26%) MVC
4 7 (22.58%) EFTPOS
4 7 (22.58%) Back Office
4 7 (22.58%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (22.58%) JIRA
4 7 (22.58%) Supplier Management
5 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (16.13%) Ajax
5 5 (16.13%) Google
5 5 (16.13%) Marketing
5 5 (16.13%) WordPress
5 5 (16.13%) CodeIgniter
5 5 (16.13%) Google Analytics
5 5 (16.13%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (16.13%) jQuery
5 5 (16.13%) Unit Testing
5 5 (16.13%) Analytics
5 5 (16.13%) User Experience
5 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (16.13%) HTML5
5 5 (16.13%) CMS
5 5 (16.13%) SEO
5 5 (16.13%) Web Services
5 5 (16.13%) C#

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (16.13%) CMS
1 5 (16.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) JIRA
General
1 13 (41.94%) Retail
2 7 (22.58%) Back Office
3 5 (16.13%) Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Applications Support
3 7 (22.58%) Applications Support Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) IT Support
3 7 (22.58%) IT Support Technician
3 7 (22.58%) IT Technician
3 7 (22.58%) Support Technician
4 5 (16.13%) .NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 5 (16.13%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
4 5 (16.13%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (16.13%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 5 (16.13%) EPoS Support Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) EPoS Support Technician
4 5 (16.13%) Junior
4 5 (16.13%) Junior .NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Junior Developer
4 5 (16.13%) PHP Developer
5 4 (12.90%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) CSS
1 10 (32.26%) HTML
1 10 (32.26%) RESTful
2 5 (16.13%) .NET
2 5 (16.13%) Ajax
2 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
2 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (16.13%) CodeIgniter
2 5 (16.13%) HTML5
2 5 (16.13%) jQuery
2 5 (16.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) EFTPOS
2 5 (16.13%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) ITIL
2 10 (32.26%) MVC
2 10 (32.26%) Web Development
3 7 (22.58%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (22.58%) Supplier Management
4 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.13%) Analytics
4 5 (16.13%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (16.13%) SEO
4 5 (16.13%) Unit Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Data Management
6 1 (3.23%) Migration
6 1 (3.23%) Presales
6 1 (3.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) C#
1 5 (16.13%) PHP
2 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Google
2 2 (6.45%) NCR
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle