The first 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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 662 591 567
Rank change year-on-year
-71 -24
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 269 303 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.27% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% 0.84% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 219 253 346
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,100 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £27,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+20.37% -16.92%
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
39670 36067 40494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 32.70% 32.48% 32.22%
Number of salaries quoted 31412 29242 34245
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 18 April 2014 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -77 258 £35,000 +20.68% 36
South East -47 75 £22,600 -27.68% 6
London -80 69 £50,000 -3.84% 12
Hampshire +18 45 £19,000 -30.90% 2
East of England -7 32 £42,500 +30.76% 3
West Midlands +1 23 £37,500 +38.88% 2
Southampton +11 20 £22,600 -22.73% 2
Hertfordshire +18 17 £52,500 +50.00% 1
North West +11 17 £31,500 +31.25% 2
South West +7 17 £45,000 +32.35% 3
Eastleigh - 16 £18,000 -
East Midlands -43 15 £32,500 +20.37% 7
Buckinghamshire -20 13 £27,500 +10.00%
Manchester +10 11 £30,000 +25.00% 2
Yorkshire -32 11 £22,500 -22.41% 1
Watford -12 10 £50,000 +11.11% 1
West Yorkshire -23 10 £22,500 -21.05%
Leeds - 10 £22,500 -
City of London -25 9 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Harrow +2 8 £58,500 +11.42%
Fareham -19 8 - -
Birmingham +7 7 £32,500 -18.75%
Coventry -3 7 £60,000 +122.22%
Norwich - 7 £42,500 -
Norfolk - 7 £42,500 -
Derbyshire -33 6 £28,000 +3.70% 1
Sale - 6 £28,750 - 1
Bristol - 6 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire -8 5 £36,000 -
Derby -31 5 £29,000 +7.40%

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 370 (61.46%) Retail
2 149 (24.75%) Windows
3 147 (24.42%) Microsoft
4 117 (19.44%) SQL
5 112 (18.60%) E-Commerce
6 103 (17.11%) Finance
7 93 (15.45%) .NET
8 88 (14.62%) MS Office
9 82 (13.62%) C#
9 82 (13.62%) Project Management
10 79 (13.12%) ITIL
11 75 (12.46%) MS Excel
12 74 (12.29%) SQL Server
13 70 (11.63%) SAP
13 70 (11.63%) Degree
14 60 (9.97%) ASP.NET
14 60 (9.97%) CRM
15 56 (9.30%) PRINCE2
16 55 (9.14%) Active Directory
17 51 (8.47%) JavaScript
18 50 (8.31%) Business Analysis
19 47 (7.81%) ERP
20 46 (7.64%) Stakeholder Management
21 45 (7.48%) Windows XP
22 42 (6.98%) EFT
22 42 (6.98%) HTML
23 41 (6.81%) Agile Software Development
23 41 (6.81%) Subversion
24 40 (6.64%) Linux
25 39 (6.48%) A+ Certification

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 30 (4.98%) SharePoint
1 30 (4.98%) MS Exchange
2 17 (2.82%) CMS
3 16 (2.66%) SharePoint 2010
4 14 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (1.66%) Confluence
6 8 (1.33%) Drupal
7 5 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (0.83%) SAS
8 4 (0.66%) Apache
8 4 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.17%) Commerce Server
10 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.17%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.17%) Tuxedo
10 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 88 (14.62%) MS Office
2 75 (12.46%) MS Excel
3 16 (2.66%) Photoshop
4 15 (2.49%) MS Project
5 10 (1.66%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (1.50%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (1.16%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.66%) InDesign
9 2 (0.33%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 10 (1.66%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (1.50%) Google Analytics
3 8 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (1.16%) BASE24
5 5 (0.83%) assyst
6 4 (0.66%) Retail-J
6 4 (0.66%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (0.66%) SAP CRM
6 4 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.50%) Magento
8 2 (0.33%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.17%) SAP FI
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.17%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.83%) SaaS
3 5 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (0.83%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.50%) Office 365
5 1 (0.17%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.49%) VoIP
2 26 (4.32%) Wireless
3 20 (3.32%) WAN
3 20 (3.32%) LAN
4 17 (2.82%) VPN
5 16 (2.66%) TCP/IP
6 15 (2.49%) Internet
7 12 (1.99%) DNS
7 12 (1.99%) ADSL
8 10 (1.66%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (1.50%) Intranet
10 6 (1.00%) Network Security
10 6 (1.00%) ATM
11 5 (0.83%) SAN
12 4 (0.66%) NFC
12 4 (0.66%) IP Telephony
12 4 (0.66%) Firewall
13 3 (0.50%) SMS
13 3 (0.50%) IPv4
14 2 (0.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (12.29%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.49%) MySQL
3 13 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (1.66%) DB2
6 9 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (1.50%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (1.16%) Relational Database
8 5 (0.83%) CouchDB
8 5 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (0.83%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (0.66%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.50%) SAP BW
11 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.17%) Informix
11 1 (0.17%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.17%) Cognos Impromptu
11 1 (0.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 41 (6.81%) Subversion
2 30 (4.98%) Git (software)
3 15 (2.49%) JIRA
4 11 (1.83%) Jenkins
5 10 (1.66%) Dreamweaver
5 10 (1.66%) SpecFlow
6 8 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (1.16%) Visual Studio
7 7 (1.16%) NUnit
8 6 (1.00%) ReSharper
8 6 (1.00%) FxCop
8 6 (1.00%) StyleCop
9 5 (0.83%) Cucumber
9 5 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (0.50%) Bugzilla
11 2 (0.33%) Rhino Mocks
11 2 (0.33%) Moq
12 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 370 (61.46%) Retail
2 103 (17.11%) Finance
3 38 (6.31%) Back Office
4 29 (4.82%) Marketing
5 28 (4.65%) Telecoms
6 24 (3.99%) Games
7 22 (3.65%) French Language
8 13 (2.16%) German Language
9 11 (1.83%) Portuguese Language
9 11 (1.83%) Spanish Language
9 11 (1.83%) Dutch Language
10 8 (1.33%) Advertising
11 6 (1.00%) Banking
11 6 (1.00%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.83%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.66%) Billing
14 2 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 161 (26.74%) Analyst
2 76 (12.62%) Project Manager
3 71 (11.79%) Developer
4 67 (11.13%) Business Analyst
5 60 (9.97%) Support Analyst
6 35 (5.81%) Field Engineer
6 35 (5.81%) 1st Line Support
7 34 (5.65%) Team Leader
8 25 (4.15%) Help Desk Support
9 23 (3.82%) Senior Developer
9 23 (3.82%) Software Developer
10 20 (3.32%) Field Service Engineer
11 18 (2.99%) PHP Developer
11 18 (2.99%) Technical Support
11 18 (2.99%) IT Support
12 17 (2.82%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 17 (2.82%) PHP Symfony Developer
12 17 (2.82%) Senior Analyst
13 16 (2.66%) Senior Software Developer
13 16 (2.66%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (15.45%) .NET
2 60 (9.97%) ASP.NET
3 42 (6.98%) HTML
4 37 (6.15%) CSS
5 23 (3.82%) jQuery
6 22 (3.65%) RESTful
7 20 (3.32%) XML
8 19 (3.16%) Web Services
8 19 (3.16%) WCF
9 17 (2.82%) WPF
9 17 (2.82%) Symfony
10 10 (1.66%) EDI
11 8 (1.33%) .NET Framework
11 8 (1.33%) LAMP
12 7 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (1.16%) REST
12 7 (1.16%) WinForms
13 6 (1.00%) HTML5
14 5 (0.83%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (0.83%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 42 (6.98%) EFT
2 36 (5.98%) Management Information System
3 27 (4.49%) EFTPOS
4 18 (2.99%) FMCG
5 16 (2.66%) EMV
5 16 (2.66%) Smartcard
6 15 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (1.99%) Chip and PIN
8 10 (1.66%) Computer Science
8 10 (1.66%) Social Media
8 10 (1.66%) Mobile App
8 10 (1.66%) Mobile Payment
9 9 (1.50%) Blackberry
10 6 (1.00%) iPhone
11 5 (0.83%) Device Driver
11 5 (0.83%) Economics
11 5 (0.83%) Online Games
11 5 (0.83%) Mathematics
11 5 (0.83%) Statistics
12 4 (0.66%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 149 (24.75%) Windows
2 45 (7.48%) Windows XP
3 40 (6.64%) Linux
4 31 (5.15%) Windows 7
5 18 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (1.83%) Windows 2000
8 9 (1.50%) Apple iOS
8 9 (1.50%) Android
9 8 (1.33%) UNIX
10 4 (0.66%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.33%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (18.60%) E-Commerce
2 82 (13.62%) Project Management
3 79 (13.12%) ITIL
4 60 (9.97%) CRM
5 56 (9.30%) PRINCE2
6 50 (8.31%) Business Analysis
7 47 (7.81%) ERP
8 46 (7.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 41 (6.81%) Agile Software Development
10 39 (6.48%) User Acceptance Testing
11 38 (6.31%) MVC
12 37 (6.15%) Incident Management
13 35 (5.81%) Continuous Integration
14 34 (5.65%) Time Management
15 33 (5.48%) Service Delivery
16 30 (4.98%) Static Code Analysis
17 28 (4.65%) TDD
18 25 (4.15%) Scrum
18 25 (4.15%) Software Distribution
19 24 (3.99%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 117 (19.44%) SQL
2 82 (13.62%) C#
3 51 (8.47%) JavaScript
4 38 (6.31%) PHP
5 21 (3.49%) Java
6 17 (2.82%) PHP5
7 15 (2.49%) PowerShell
8 14 (2.33%) C++
9 13 (2.16%) VB
10 12 (1.99%) C
11 11 (1.83%) VBA
12 10 (1.66%) VB.NET
13 7 (1.16%) Ruby
14 6 (1.00%) VB6
14 6 (1.00%) T-SQL
14 6 (1.00%) Delphi
15 5 (0.83%) CoffeeScript
15 5 (0.83%) Objective-C
16 4 (0.66%) Embedded C
16 4 (0.66%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 70 (11.63%) Degree
2 39 (6.48%) A+ Certification
3 21 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (2.66%) ISEB
5 15 (2.49%) MCSA
5 15 (2.49%) Security Cleared
6 13 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (2.16%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (2.16%) CCNA
7 12 (1.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 11 (1.83%) Network+ Certification
9 10 (1.66%) MCP
10 8 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 8 (1.33%) MCSE
10 8 (1.33%) CCNP
11 7 (1.16%) PMI Certification
12 6 (1.00%) PMP
13 4 (0.66%) HP AIS
13 4 (0.66%) SC Cleared
13 4 (0.66%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.65%) QA
2 21 (3.49%) SLA
3 12 (1.99%) ISO 8583
4 5 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.66%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 55 (9.14%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.49%) XenApp
3 4 (0.66%) vSphere
4 2 (0.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 13 (2.16%) SCCM
2 12 (1.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 11 (1.83%) MOM
4 4 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.50%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.17%) Plesk
Vendors
1 147 (24.42%) Microsoft
2 70 (11.63%) SAP
3 35 (5.81%) Oracle
4 25 (4.15%) IBM
5 23 (3.82%) Cisco
6 18 (2.99%) Citrix
7 17 (2.82%) Zend
8 16 (2.66%) HP
9 13 (2.16%) VeriFone
10 11 (1.83%) Wincor Nixdorf
11 10 (1.66%) Google
11 10 (1.66%) Dell
12 8 (1.33%) Epicor
13 7 (1.16%) Xamarin
13 7 (1.16%) Fujitsu
14 6 (1.00%) JD Edwards
14 6 (1.00%) VMware
14 6 (1.00%) ServiceNow
15 5 (0.83%) Tableau
15 5 (0.83%) Adobe
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cornwall
Hot Rec
Salary: £20k per year
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Heanor, Derbyshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000
Posted: Yesterday
Watford
Hudson - London
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Upto 30%
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bonus, BUPA, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + pension, BUPA, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Edge Recruit Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Car+ Bonus+ phone+ Laptop
Posted: Yesterday
Sale, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + pension + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £36000 - £40000 Per Annum On call allowance.
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Edge Recruit Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Home working, Car + Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Car, Pension and Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Scunthorpe
Jagger Talent Commercial Recruiters
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago
Bournemouth
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 17 days ago