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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 57 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 10 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.80% 2.41% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.56% 7.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 0
Median salary £42,500 £23,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+80.85% -
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 £32,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.87% +7.50%

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
180 185 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 32.43% 31.84% 33.74%
Number of salaries quoted 151 174 159
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,850 £51,750 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region citing EPoS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 16 January 2017.

EPoS Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

EPoS
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stafford +1 9 £42,500 +102.38%
Burton-upon-Trent -1 1 £21,500 -47.56%
EPoS
West Midlands

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing EPoS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 9 (52.94%) PHP
2 6 (35.29%) Marketing
2 6 (35.29%) MVC
2 6 (35.29%) Games
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) MySQL
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) Web Services
3 5 (29.41%) HTML
3 5 (29.41%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) ColdFusion
3 5 (29.41%) CSS
4 4 (23.53%) VMware
4 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (23.53%) .NET
4 4 (23.53%) Windows
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
5 3 (17.65%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 3 (17.65%) DNA
5 3 (17.65%) Zend
5 3 (17.65%) Laravel
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) Symfony
6 2 (11.76%) Google
6 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
6 2 (11.76%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (11.76%) Unified Communications
6 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) ColdFusion
2 2 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.76%) IBM Notes
2 2 (11.76%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) SAN
1 2 (11.76%) Unified Communications
2 1 (5.88%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) MySQL
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.88%) Big Data
General
1 6 (35.29%) Games
1 6 (35.29%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) PHP Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Lead Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Lead PHP Developer
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior PHP Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Server Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Server Support
4 2 (11.76%) Server Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Web Services
2 5 (29.41%) CSS
2 5 (29.41%) HTML
3 4 (23.53%) .NET
4 3 (17.65%) Laravel
5 2 (11.76%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
1 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) MVC
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) DNA
2 3 (17.65%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.76%) OO
3 2 (11.76%) OO PHP
3 2 (11.76%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (5.88%) B2B
4 1 (5.88%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
4 1 (5.88%) UML
4 1 (5.88%) User Stories
4 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) PHP
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) Java
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
5 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.76%) VB
6 1 (5.88%) C#
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (11.76%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) VMware
2 3 (17.65%) Zend
3 2 (11.76%) arcserve
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) Google
3 2 (11.76%) Lotus
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle