The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 619 632 544
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -88
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 287 287 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.25% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.63% 0.63% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 236 239 289
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
45375 45225 43269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.89% 38.85% 40.67%
Number of salaries quoted 36433 35194 34921
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

EPoS
Salary Trend

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

EPoS Salary Trend in the UK

EPoS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing EPoS over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 within the UK.

EPoS Salary Histogram in the UK

EPoS
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
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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 +7 249 £40,000 +6.66% 34
London -18 75 £50,000 +5.26% 10
South East -30 56 £27,000 -28.00% 9
East Midlands +31 46 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Scotland +27 31 £28,500 -8.06% 1
Leicestershire +34 29 £45,000 +95.65% 1
Edinburgh +21 29 £20,000 -35.48% 1
South West -10 18 £50,000 +81.81% 4
Buckinghamshire -31 17 £26,500 -14.51% 3
West Midlands +3 16 £27,500 +17.32% 3
East of England -3 16 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Leicester +15 15 £50,000 +117.39% 1
Hertfordshire -2 15 £45,000 +28.57% 2
City of London +26 14 £47,500 - 2
Hampshire +7 12 £20,000 -14.89% 2
Berkshire +11 11 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Staffordshire - 11 £27,500 -
North West -5 10 £19,000 -45.71% 2
Derbyshire -5 10 £35,000 -31.70%
Stafford - 10 £27,500 -
Watford 0 8 £50,500 +62.90% 2
Midlands - 8 £36,250 -
Oxfordshire +11 7 £38,000 -45.71%
Southampton +11 7 £20,000 -
Derby +9 7 £33,750 -34.14%
Milton Keynes -21 7 £24,000 -49.47% 2
Yorkshire +10 6 £40,000 -4.19% 1
Manchester +6 6 £18,500 -63.00% 1
Surrey +2 6 £33,750 -41.81% 2
High Wycombe -10 6 £26,500 -3.63%

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 338 (64.88%) Retail
2 136 (26.10%) Windows
3 94 (18.04%) Microsoft
4 93 (17.85%) Project Management
5 91 (17.47%) SQL
6 88 (16.89%) E-Commerce
7 82 (15.74%) MS Excel
8 81 (15.55%) ITIL
9 78 (14.97%) PRINCE2
10 65 (12.48%) SQL Server
11 64 (12.28%) ERP
12 61 (11.71%) Finance
13 58 (11.13%) SAP
14 52 (9.98%) Stakeholder Management
15 51 (9.79%) Active Directory
16 48 (9.21%) MS Office
17 47 (9.02%) Agile Software Development
18 45 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
19 39 (7.49%) C#
20 38 (7.29%) Degree
21 37 (7.10%) Oracle
21 37 (7.10%) CRM
22 34 (6.53%) XML
22 34 (6.53%) SLA
22 34 (6.53%) User Acceptance Testing
22 34 (6.53%) Windows 7
23 31 (5.95%) .NET
24 28 (5.37%) Business Intelligence
25 27 (5.18%) SaaS
26 26 (4.99%) TCP/IP

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 22 (4.22%) MS Exchange
1 22 (4.22%) CMS
2 19 (3.65%) SharePoint
3 15 (2.88%) WebSphere
4 14 (2.69%) IIS
5 6 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.58%) MS Project Server
7 2 (0.38%) WordPress
7 2 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.38%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.19%) Confluence
Applications
1 82 (15.74%) MS Excel
2 48 (9.21%) MS Office
3 15 (2.88%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.92%) MS Project
5 7 (1.34%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (4.61%) Retail-J
2 14 (2.69%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (1.34%) SAP APO
4 5 (0.96%) BASE24
4 5 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.77%) SAP SD
5 4 (0.77%) Oracle Retail
6 3 (0.58%) Magento
7 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.19%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 27 (5.18%) SaaS
2 14 (2.69%) Office 365
3 11 (2.11%) IaaS
3 11 (2.11%) PaaS
4 8 (1.54%) Sage Pay
5 5 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.58%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.38%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.99%) TCP/IP
2 16 (3.07%) WAN
3 15 (2.88%) VoIP
4 13 (2.50%) LAN
5 11 (2.11%) VPN
6 9 (1.73%) SAN
6 9 (1.73%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (1.34%) Wireless
7 7 (1.34%) WLAN
8 6 (1.15%) Firewall
9 5 (0.96%) NFC
9 5 (0.96%) Bluetooth
9 5 (0.96%) DSL
9 5 (0.96%) RFID
10 4 (0.77%) PSTN
10 4 (0.77%) ATM
11 3 (0.58%) MPLS
12 2 (0.38%) SSL
12 2 (0.38%) Intranet
12 2 (0.38%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (12.48%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (3.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (3.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (2.50%) MySQL
4 12 (2.30%) Relational Database
5 11 (2.11%) RDBMS
6 10 (1.92%) SAP BW
7 7 (1.34%) SAP BI
8 6 (1.15%) BODI
8 6 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (1.15%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 6 (1.15%) SQLPlus
8 6 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (1.15%) Lumira
8 6 (1.15%) SAP Data Services
8 6 (1.15%) Oracle Database 12c
8 6 (1.15%) Oracle Database
9 5 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (2.30%) Oracle Forms
1 12 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (1.54%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.15%) Toad
4 5 (0.96%) Subversion
4 5 (0.96%) PHPUnit
4 5 (0.96%) Grunt
5 4 (0.77%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.77%) JIRA
5 4 (0.77%) Bugzilla
6 3 (0.58%) FogBugz
7 2 (0.38%) Hudson
8 1 (0.19%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.19%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.19%) Appium
8 1 (0.19%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.19%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.19%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.19%) FxCop
8 1 (0.19%) StyleCop
General
1 338 (64.88%) Retail
2 61 (11.71%) Finance
3 23 (4.41%) Marketing
4 13 (2.50%) Back Office
5 11 (2.11%) Advertising
6 10 (1.92%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.92%) French Language
7 9 (1.73%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (1.15%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.96%) Law
9 5 (0.96%) German Language
10 4 (0.77%) Games
10 4 (0.77%) Banking
10 4 (0.77%) Billing
11 3 (0.58%) Legal
12 2 (0.38%) Front Office
12 2 (0.38%) Publishing
13 1 (0.19%) Cantonese Language
13 1 (0.19%) Electronics
13 1 (0.19%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 187 (35.89%) Analyst
2 102 (19.58%) Project Manager
3 59 (11.32%) Business Analyst
4 58 (11.13%) Developer
5 53 (10.17%) Support Analyst
6 39 (7.49%) IT Project Manager
7 32 (6.14%) IT Support
8 30 (5.76%) IT Business Analyst
9 25 (4.80%) Service Desk Analyst
9 25 (4.80%) Service Analyst
10 23 (4.41%) Service Manager
11 22 (4.22%) Support Engineer
11 22 (4.22%) EPoS Engineer
12 19 (3.65%) Field Engineer
13 18 (3.45%) Applications Support
13 18 (3.45%) Service Desk Manager
14 16 (3.07%) Senior Project Manager
14 16 (3.07%) Senior Manager
15 15 (2.88%) .NET Developer
15 15 (2.88%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (6.53%) XML
2 31 (5.95%) .NET
3 24 (4.61%) Web Services
4 19 (3.65%) HTML
4 19 (3.65%) CSS
5 16 (3.07%) RESTful
6 14 (2.69%) WCF
6 14 (2.69%) jQuery
6 14 (2.69%) Ajax
7 13 (2.50%) WinForms
8 11 (2.11%) SOAP
9 10 (1.92%) ASP.NET
10 9 (1.73%) Laravel
10 9 (1.73%) Symfony
10 9 (1.73%) CakePHP
11 8 (1.54%) SAP PI
11 8 (1.54%) JMS
11 8 (1.54%) Middleware
11 8 (1.54%) JSON
12 6 (1.15%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 45 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (4.22%) EFT
3 21 (4.03%) User Experience
4 19 (3.65%) Chip and PIN
5 12 (2.30%) FMCG
5 12 (2.30%) Mobile App
6 11 (2.11%) Statistics
6 11 (2.11%) EFTPOS
7 9 (1.73%) Management Information System
7 9 (1.73%) Mobile Payment
8 8 (1.54%) Fat Client
8 8 (1.54%) Thin Client
8 8 (1.54%) Smartcard
9 6 (1.15%) Visualisation
10 5 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.96%) NHS
11 4 (0.77%) EMV
11 4 (0.77%) APACS
11 4 (0.77%) CCTV
11 4 (0.77%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 136 (26.10%) Windows
2 34 (6.53%) Windows 7
3 21 (4.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (2.88%) Windows XP
4 15 (2.88%) Linux
5 12 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.54%) Windows 8
7 6 (1.15%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.15%) Android
7 6 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.58%) Windows 2000
8 3 (0.58%) UNIX
9 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.19%) CentOS
9 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.19%) AIX
9 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (17.85%) Project Management
2 88 (16.89%) E-Commerce
3 81 (15.55%) ITIL
4 78 (14.97%) PRINCE2
5 64 (12.28%) ERP
6 52 (9.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 47 (9.02%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (7.10%) CRM
9 34 (6.53%) User Acceptance Testing
10 28 (5.37%) Business Intelligence
11 26 (4.99%) ETL
11 26 (4.99%) SDLC
12 25 (4.80%) Logistics
13 24 (4.61%) Service Delivery
14 19 (3.65%) Analytics
15 18 (3.45%) Time Management
15 18 (3.45%) MVC
15 18 (3.45%) Business Analysis
16 17 (3.26%) Requirements Analysis
16 17 (3.26%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 91 (17.47%) SQL
2 39 (7.49%) C#
3 19 (3.65%) JavaScript
4 13 (2.50%) PHP
4 13 (2.50%) VB.NET
5 12 (2.30%) Java
6 11 (2.11%) C
7 9 (1.73%) PowerShell
8 8 (1.54%) VB
9 7 (1.34%) VBA
10 6 (1.15%) PL/SQL
11 5 (0.96%) Ruby
12 4 (0.77%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.58%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.38%) VB6
14 2 (0.38%) Python
14 2 (0.38%) C++
15 1 (0.19%) Perl
15 1 (0.19%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.19%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 38 (7.29%) Degree
2 25 (4.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 22 (4.22%) HND
4 19 (3.65%) ISEB
5 18 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 17 (3.26%) ITIL Certification
7 15 (2.88%) HNC
8 13 (2.50%) PMP
9 11 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (2.11%) MCSE
10 10 (1.92%) MCSA
10 10 (1.92%) PMI Certification
11 7 (1.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (0.77%) A+ Certification
13 3 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.58%) APMP
13 3 (0.58%) ISTQB
14 2 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (0.38%) MCP
15 1 (0.19%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (6.53%) SLA
2 16 (3.07%) QA
3 7 (1.34%) ISO 8583
4 4 (0.77%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 51 (9.79%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.96%) VMware ESX
4 4 (0.77%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.58%) vSphere
6 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.19%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (0.38%) ARCserve
1 2 (0.38%) Sysprep
2 1 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.19%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.19%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 94 (18.04%) Microsoft
2 58 (11.13%) SAP
3 37 (7.10%) Oracle
4 23 (4.41%) VMware
5 21 (4.03%) IBM
6 15 (2.88%) ATG
7 14 (2.69%) Google
7 14 (2.69%) Cisco
8 11 (2.11%) hybris
9 10 (1.92%) VeriFone
10 9 (1.73%) Wincor Nixdorf
10 9 (1.73%) Facebook
11 8 (1.54%) WorldPay
12 5 (0.96%) Demandware
12 5 (0.96%) Sage
12 5 (0.96%) Remedy
13 4 (0.77%) VocaLink
13 4 (0.77%) TSYS
13 4 (0.77%) Elavon
13 4 (0.77%) Ingenico
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £25,000 + Company car + Laptop + Phone+ Much More
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Spring Technology
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum Up to £25,000 + Company car + Laptop
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cheshire
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 21 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £56000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: Uncapped OTE, Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 4 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £16000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £22500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum plus on call, overtime and other com
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum plus on call and overtime and other
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hudson IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ninesharp
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago