The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term EFTPOS in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EFTPOS over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Funds Transfer at Point of Sale (EFTPOS)
Rank 884 837 838
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +1
Permanent jobs citing EFTPOS 12 32 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.029% 0.037%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.032% 0.090% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 31
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £60,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +33.33%
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
37071 35709 38387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.78% 32.74% 32.69%
Number of salaries quoted 29487 29235 32497
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

EFTPOS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing EFTPOS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

EFTPOS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

EFTPOS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing EFTPOS within the UK.

EFTPOS Salary Trend in the UK

EFTPOS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing EFTPOS over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 within the UK.

EFTPOS Salary Histogram in the UK

EFTPOS
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EFTPOS within the UK over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
England -36 12 £40,000 -33.33%
South East -26 8 £40,000 -33.33%
High Wycombe -17 6 £40,000 -36.00%
Buckinghamshire -20 6 £40,000 -36.00%
London -39 2 £27,500 -54.16%
Nuneaton - 1 £27,850 -
Leeds - 1 £22,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £27,850 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £22,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £22,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £27,850 -

EFTPOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing EFTPOS 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 EFTPOS.

1 38 (86.36%) Retail
2 28 (63.64%) Finance
3 27 (61.36%) EFT
4 24 (54.55%) Mobile Payment
5 20 (45.45%) Chip and PIN
6 19 (43.18%) EPoS
7 15 (34.09%) Test Scripting
8 14 (31.82%) SQL
9 12 (27.27%) QA
10 11 (25.00%) Smartcard
10 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 10 (22.73%) IBM
11 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
11 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
11 10 (22.73%) DB2
12 7 (15.91%) Banking
12 7 (15.91%) ISO 8583
12 7 (15.91%) MVNO
12 7 (15.91%) E-Commerce
12 7 (15.91%) Mobile Commerce
13 6 (13.64%) C++
14 5 (11.36%) C
14 5 (11.36%) Java
14 5 (11.36%) Linux
14 5 (11.36%) EMV
14 5 (11.36%) Project Management
14 5 (11.36%) BASE24
14 5 (11.36%) Business Development
15 4 (9.09%) Wincor Nixdorf
15 4 (9.09%) NFC

EFTPOS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing EFTPOS 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 EFTPOS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.27%) Tuxedo
1 1 (2.27%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (11.36%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) MVNO
2 4 (9.09%) NFC
3 3 (6.82%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
1 10 (22.73%) DB2
2 2 (4.55%) MS Access
2 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.27%) Informix
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (86.36%) Retail
2 28 (63.64%) Finance
3 7 (15.91%) Banking
4 3 (6.82%) Back Office
5 2 (4.55%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Account Manager
2 8 (18.18%) Trainee
3 5 (11.36%) Business Manager
3 5 (11.36%) Development Manager
3 5 (11.36%) Business Development Manager
4 4 (9.09%) Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Sales Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Tester
7 1 (2.27%) Junior
7 1 (2.27%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Architect
7 1 (2.27%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.27%) Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Junior Software Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) Middleware
2 3 (6.82%) .NET
3 1 (2.27%) CSS
3 1 (2.27%) Web Services
3 1 (2.27%) XML
3 1 (2.27%) jQuery
3 1 (2.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (61.36%) EFT
2 24 (54.55%) Mobile Payment
3 20 (45.45%) Chip and PIN
4 19 (43.18%) EPoS
5 11 (25.00%) Smartcard
6 5 (11.36%) EMV
7 3 (6.82%) APACS
8 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
9 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Linux
2 3 (6.82%) Windows
3 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) Test Scripting
2 7 (15.91%) E-Commerce
2 7 (15.91%) Mobile Commerce
3 5 (11.36%) Project Management
3 5 (11.36%) Business Development
4 4 (9.09%) Validation
5 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.55%) Change Management
6 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.55%) OOP
7 1 (2.27%) B2B
7 1 (2.27%) Supplier Management
7 1 (2.27%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (2.27%) ITIL
7 1 (2.27%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) SQL
2 6 (13.64%) C++
3 5 (11.36%) C
3 5 (11.36%) Java
4 4 (9.09%) Embedded C
4 4 (9.09%) Embedded C++
5 2 (4.55%) VB
6 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.27%) Perl
6 1 (2.27%) PHP
6 1 (2.27%) C#
6 1 (2.27%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) HNC
1 2 (4.55%) PMP
1 2 (4.55%) PMI Certification
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.27%) QA
2 7 (15.91%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.73%) IBM
3 4 (9.09%) Wincor Nixdorf
3 4 (9.09%) VeriFone
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle
4 2 (4.55%) NCR
5 1 (2.27%) Sage
5 1 (2.27%) Micro Focus
5 1 (2.27%) Perforce
5 1 (2.27%) VocaLink
5 1 (2.27%) TSYS