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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 625 533 624
Rank change year-on-year
-92 +91
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 288 357 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.33% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.80% 0.99% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 239 282 235
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,500 £57,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +16.07%

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
35882 36024 39558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.09% 33.01% 33.24%
Number of salaries quoted 28164 29090 33417
Average salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
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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 -68 273 £37,500 +7.14% 39
London -37 98 £47,500 -5.00% 12
South East -29 91 £35,000 +10.23% 8
Buckinghamshire +7 30 £29,500 +18.00% 3
Hampshire -32 27 £23,500 -14.54%
East of England -9 20 £42,500 +70.00% 6
East Midlands -20 20 £35,000 +12.90%
City of London -5 18 £47,500 -5.00% 2
North West -13 17 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Fareham -13 15 £35,000 -34.57%
High Wycombe - 15 £27,500 - 2
West Midlands +9 14 £27,675 -18.60% 2
Milton Keynes -9 14 £41,250 +65.00% 1
Berkshire -6 13 £50,000 +38.88%
Hertfordshire -14 13 £35,000 +30.84% 4
Surrey -1 10 £100,000 +122.22% 2
South West -19 10 £27,500 -17.60% 5
Nottinghamshire +8 9 £30,000 -3.22%
Liverpool -2 9 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Merseyside -4 9 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Scotland -14 9 £31,000 -32.60% 2
Reading +4 8 £50,000 +42.85%
Gloucestershire - 8 £24,750 - 1
Nottingham -4 7 £30,500 +1.66%
Birmingham +4 6 £22,220 -44.45% 2
Southampton -15 6 £20,000 -27.27%
Cheshire -11 5 £41,250 +65.00%
Gloucester - 5 £22,000 -
Eastleigh +6 4 £27,000 +25.58%
Leicester +3 4 £23,000 -61.66%

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 365 (68.87%) Retail
2 146 (27.55%) Microsoft
3 136 (25.66%) Windows
4 107 (20.19%) Project Management
5 106 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 105 (19.81%) SQL
7 82 (15.47%) MS Excel
8 76 (14.34%) ITIL
9 71 (13.40%) PRINCE2
9 71 (13.40%) ERP
10 70 (13.21%) SQL Server
10 70 (13.21%) SAP
11 68 (12.83%) MS Office
12 64 (12.08%) Finance
13 62 (11.70%) CRM
14 51 (9.62%) Degree
15 50 (9.43%) Active Directory
16 49 (9.25%) .NET
17 48 (9.06%) Stakeholder Management
18 47 (8.87%) C#
19 42 (7.92%) Windows XP
20 41 (7.74%) Service Delivery
21 40 (7.55%) QA
22 39 (7.36%) Business Analysis
23 32 (6.04%) Agile Software Development
23 32 (6.04%) User Acceptance Testing
24 31 (5.85%) ISEB
25 30 (5.66%) MS Exchange
25 30 (5.66%) Management Information System
25 30 (5.66%) Scrum

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (5.66%) MS Exchange
2 11 (2.08%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.89%) IIS
3 10 (1.89%) Apache
3 10 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (1.13%) Confluence
5 5 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (0.75%) Lotus Domino
6 4 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (0.75%) CMS
6 4 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.57%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.19%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.19%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.19%) SAS
8 1 (0.19%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.19%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 82 (15.47%) MS Excel
2 68 (12.83%) MS Office
3 6 (1.13%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.94%) MS Project
5 4 (0.75%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.38%) GIMP
8 1 (0.19%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (3.58%) Dynamics NAV
2 14 (2.64%) SAP CRM
3 11 (2.08%) Magento
4 7 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (1.13%) OpenWorks
6 5 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.94%) assyst
7 4 (0.75%) SAP FI
8 3 (0.57%) BASE24
9 2 (0.38%) Retail-J
10 1 (0.19%) SAP SRM
10 1 (0.19%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.08%) SaaS
2 5 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.57%) PaaS
3 3 (0.57%) Office 365
3 3 (0.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.21%) LAN
1 17 (3.21%) VoIP
1 17 (3.21%) Firewall
2 15 (2.83%) VPN
2 15 (2.83%) ADSL
2 15 (2.83%) Wireless
3 14 (2.64%) WAN
4 12 (2.26%) Internet
5 11 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (2.08%) SAN
6 7 (1.32%) Intranet
6 7 (1.32%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.94%) IP Telephony
7 5 (0.94%) DNS
7 5 (0.94%) DHCP
7 5 (0.94%) ATM
8 4 (0.75%) Broadband
8 4 (0.75%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (0.75%) Network Security
9 2 (0.38%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (13.21%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.45%) MySQL
3 9 (1.70%) Relational Database
3 9 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (1.51%) DB2
5 5 (0.94%) CouchDB
5 5 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.57%) RDBMS
6 3 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.38%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.38%) QlikView
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.19%) Informix
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.19%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 19 (3.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (2.83%) JIRA
3 13 (2.45%) Subversion
4 11 (2.08%) Visual Studio
4 11 (2.08%) Jenkins
5 10 (1.89%) SpecFlow
6 6 (1.13%) FxCop
6 6 (1.13%) StyleCop
6 6 (1.13%) ReSharper
7 5 (0.94%) Bugzilla
7 5 (0.94%) NUnit
7 5 (0.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (0.94%) Cucumber
8 4 (0.75%) Git (software)
9 3 (0.57%) QARun
9 3 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (0.57%) WinRunner
10 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.38%) FogBugz
11 1 (0.19%) Selenium IDE
General
1 365 (68.87%) Retail
2 64 (12.08%) Finance
3 18 (3.40%) Games
4 15 (2.83%) Marketing
4 15 (2.83%) Back Office
5 10 (1.89%) Advertising
6 9 (1.70%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.51%) French Language
8 7 (1.32%) Spanish Language
8 7 (1.32%) Italian Language
9 6 (1.13%) Norwegian Language
9 6 (1.13%) Dutch Language
10 5 (0.94%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.57%) Legal
13 2 (0.38%) Automotive
13 2 (0.38%) German Language
13 2 (0.38%) Banking
13 2 (0.38%) Billing
14 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 140 (26.42%) Analyst
2 87 (16.42%) Project Manager
3 56 (10.57%) Business Analyst
4 46 (8.68%) Support Analyst
5 43 (8.11%) Developer
6 37 (6.98%) IT Support
7 27 (5.09%) Team Leader
8 23 (4.34%) 1st Line Support
9 22 (4.15%) Field Engineer
10 21 (3.96%) Senior Analyst
10 21 (3.96%) Applications Manager
11 20 (3.77%) Service Analyst
12 19 (3.58%) Service Desk Analyst
13 18 (3.40%) IT Project Manager
13 18 (3.40%) Systems Manager
14 16 (3.02%) Support Engineer
14 16 (3.02%) Field Service Engineer
14 16 (3.02%) IT Support Analyst
14 16 (3.02%) Help Desk Support
15 14 (2.64%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (9.25%) .NET
2 29 (5.47%) XML
3 26 (4.91%) CSS
4 24 (4.53%) HTML
5 23 (4.34%) WCF
6 22 (4.15%) WPF
7 18 (3.40%) jQuery
8 13 (2.45%) ASP.NET
9 12 (2.26%) .NET Framework
10 11 (2.08%) Web Services
10 11 (2.08%) WinForms
10 11 (2.08%) Ajax
11 8 (1.51%) EDI
11 8 (1.51%) Middleware
12 7 (1.32%) RESTful
13 5 (0.94%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (0.94%) Gherkin
13 5 (0.94%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (0.94%) .NET Remoting
13 5 (0.94%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (5.66%) Management Information System
2 17 (3.21%) EFT
2 17 (3.21%) Blackberry
3 16 (3.02%) FMCG
4 14 (2.64%) EFTPOS
5 12 (2.26%) Chip and PIN
5 12 (2.26%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.13%) CCTV
7 5 (0.94%) EMV
7 5 (0.94%) Smartcard
7 5 (0.94%) Device Driver
7 5 (0.94%) Mobile App
7 5 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (0.75%) Clustering
8 4 (0.75%) PDA
8 4 (0.75%) Ergonomics
9 3 (0.57%) Open Source
9 3 (0.57%) Tandem
9 3 (0.57%) AS400
10 2 (0.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 136 (25.66%) Windows
2 42 (7.92%) Windows XP
3 26 (4.91%) Linux
4 25 (4.72%) Windows 7
5 19 (3.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (2.45%) Windows 8
7 11 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (1.89%) Android
9 9 (1.70%) UNIX
9 9 (1.70%) Windows 2000
10 6 (1.13%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.75%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.19%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (20.19%) Project Management
2 106 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 76 (14.34%) ITIL
4 71 (13.40%) PRINCE2
4 71 (13.40%) ERP
5 62 (11.70%) CRM
6 48 (9.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 41 (7.74%) Service Delivery
8 39 (7.36%) Business Analysis
9 32 (6.04%) Agile Software Development
9 32 (6.04%) User Acceptance Testing
10 30 (5.66%) Scrum
11 26 (4.91%) Incident Management
11 26 (4.91%) MVC
12 25 (4.72%) Test Scripting
12 25 (4.72%) Time Management
13 23 (4.34%) Regression Testing
14 21 (3.96%) Business Intelligence
15 20 (3.77%) Service Management
16 18 (3.40%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 105 (19.81%) SQL
2 47 (8.87%) C#
3 25 (4.72%) JavaScript
4 22 (4.15%) Java
4 22 (4.15%) VB
5 20 (3.77%) PHP
6 15 (2.83%) C++
7 12 (2.26%) VB.NET
8 9 (1.70%) C
9 8 (1.51%) VB6
10 7 (1.32%) Ruby
11 5 (0.94%) CoffeeScript
11 5 (0.94%) T-SQL
11 5 (0.94%) Objective-C
12 4 (0.75%) VBScript
12 4 (0.75%) Python
13 3 (0.57%) Perl
14 2 (0.38%) Delphi
14 2 (0.38%) XAML
14 2 (0.38%) Golang
Qualifications
1 51 (9.62%) Degree
2 31 (5.85%) ISEB
3 17 (3.21%) A+ Certification
4 16 (3.02%) ITIL Certification
4 16 (3.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (1.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (1.51%) Security Cleared
7 8 (1.51%) CCNA
7 8 (1.51%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (1.51%) MCSA
8 7 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (1.13%) MCSE
10 5 (0.94%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.75%) IBM Certification
11 4 (0.75%) MCDST
11 4 (0.75%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.75%) HP AIS
12 3 (0.57%) HND
12 3 (0.57%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (7.55%) QA
2 25 (4.72%) SLA
3 16 (3.02%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.94%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 50 (9.43%) Active Directory
2 17 (3.21%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.75%) XenApp
4 4 (0.75%) vSphere
4 4 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.57%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.38%) XenServer
7 1 (0.19%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (1.70%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.57%) SCCM
3 2 (0.38%) Sysprep
4 1 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.19%) DameWare
4 1 (0.19%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 146 (27.55%) Microsoft
2 70 (13.21%) SAP
3 16 (3.02%) Cisco
3 16 (3.02%) IBM
4 15 (2.83%) HP
5 14 (2.64%) Oracle
6 12 (2.26%) Retalix
7 11 (2.08%) VMware
8 10 (1.89%) Citrix
9 8 (1.51%) Dell
9 8 (1.51%) Cognos
10 7 (1.32%) ATG
10 7 (1.32%) ServiceNow
11 5 (0.94%) Xamarin
11 5 (0.94%) Wincor Nixdorf
11 5 (0.94%) hybris
11 5 (0.94%) VeriFone
11 5 (0.94%) JD Edwards
12 4 (0.75%) Symantec
12 4 (0.75%) DataCore
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + excellent bens package
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Online Media Experts - New Look
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Debenhams
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cramlington, Northumberland
Gem Partnership
Salary: From £21,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe
Pertemps ERP
Salary: 28k + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Essex
DP Connect
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago