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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 593 584 554
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -30
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 330 345 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.32% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.79% 0.81% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 263 293 306
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £20,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £61,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +3.03%

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
41720 42738 44304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.53% 39.21% 38.60%
Number of salaries quoted 33727 33587 37130
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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 -19 312 £35,000 -2.77% 18
London +31 121 £42,500 -15.00% 4
South East -10 84 £26,250 +16.15% 4
East Midlands +34 37 £40,000 +77.77% 2
Hampshire -34 29 £18,901 -16.36% 1
West Midlands -37 19 £35,000 -4.10% 2
Northamptonshire -1 18 £49,250 +118.88%
Oxfordshire +13 16 £35,000 -6.66%
South West +1 16 £21,375 -52.50% 1
East of England -60 16 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Berkshire +17 13 £42,000 -23.63% 1
City of London +14 13 £41,000 -10.38% 2
Eastleigh +3 12 £17,875 -20.90% 1
Northampton +2 12 £51,000 +126.66%
Surrey -11 12 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Scotland +12 11 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Nottinghamshire +11 11 £37,500 -
Hertfordshire -25 11 £32,500 +47.72%
North West -24 10 £21,500 -33.84%
Nottingham - 10 £37,500 -
Edinburgh +3 9 £38,000 -5.00% 1
Southampton -12 8 £29,125 +28.87%
Yorkshire -26 8 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Derbyshire +24 7 £17,625 +0.71% 2
West Yorkshire -13 7 £48,750 +8.33% 3
Birmingham -16 7 £35,000 +2.94%
Bristol - 7 £22,625 -
Watford -14 6 £40,000 -49.20%
Buckinghamshire -6 5 £30,000 -16.66% 1
Thame - 5 £22,000 -

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 386 (62.16%) Retail
2 158 (25.44%) Microsoft
3 149 (23.99%) Windows
4 128 (20.61%) Project Management
5 114 (18.36%) PRINCE2
6 110 (17.71%) MS Office
7 109 (17.55%) Finance
8 104 (16.75%) E-Commerce
9 97 (15.62%) SQL
10 90 (14.49%) ITIL
10 90 (14.49%) ERP
11 62 (9.98%) MS Excel
11 62 (9.98%) Agile Software Development
12 60 (9.66%) CRM
13 58 (9.34%) Stakeholder Management
14 54 (8.70%) SAP
14 54 (8.70%) SQL Server
15 51 (8.21%) Active Directory
16 44 (7.09%) Service Delivery
17 43 (6.92%) Business Analysis
18 41 (6.60%) Business Intelligence
19 39 (6.28%) Windows XP
20 36 (5.80%) ISEB
21 35 (5.64%) Degree
22 31 (4.99%) Marketing
23 30 (4.83%) Windows 7
24 29 (4.67%) Time Management
24 29 (4.67%) Blackberry
24 29 (4.67%) JavaScript
25 28 (4.51%) C#

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 22 (3.54%) MS Exchange
2 10 (1.61%) Apache
3 8 (1.29%) IIS
3 8 (1.29%) CMS
4 7 (1.13%) SharePoint
5 6 (0.97%) Tomcat
5 6 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (0.81%) TeamSite
6 5 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (0.81%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.32%) Lync
9 1 (0.16%) SAS
Applications
1 110 (17.71%) MS Office
2 62 (9.98%) MS Excel
3 11 (1.77%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.45%) MS Project
5 6 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.16%) GIMP
7 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 21 (3.38%) Magento
2 14 (2.25%) Dynamics NAV
3 11 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (1.61%) Retail-J
5 4 (0.64%) OpenWorks
5 4 (0.64%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.32%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.32%) BASE24
8 1 (0.16%) SAP Retail
8 1 (0.16%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.16%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.25%) SaaS
2 7 (1.13%) PaaS
2 7 (1.13%) IaaS
3 4 (0.64%) Office 365
4 1 (0.16%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.35%) VPN
2 21 (3.38%) VoIP
3 20 (3.22%) LAN
4 19 (3.06%) WAN
5 18 (2.90%) Wi-Fi
5 18 (2.90%) Wireless
6 15 (2.42%) Firewall
7 14 (2.25%) ADSL
8 13 (2.09%) TCP/IP
9 7 (1.13%) DNS
9 7 (1.13%) DHCP
10 6 (0.97%) Intranet
10 6 (0.97%) ATM
11 4 (0.64%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (0.64%) VLAN
11 4 (0.64%) Structured Cabling
12 3 (0.48%) SAN
12 3 (0.48%) Broadband
12 3 (0.48%) WLAN
12 3 (0.48%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (2.25%) MySQL
4 12 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (1.93%) Relational Database
5 11 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.13%) RDBMS
7 5 (0.81%) MS Access
8 2 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.32%) ActiveReports
8 2 (0.32%) Cognos Query Studio
8 2 (0.32%) Cognos Report Studio
8 2 (0.32%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 2 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.16%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 12 (1.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (1.77%) JIRA
3 6 (0.97%) Bugzilla
4 5 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (0.81%) FogBugz
5 4 (0.64%) Selenium
5 4 (0.64%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.48%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (0.48%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.32%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.32%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.16%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (0.16%) Appium
8 1 (0.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.16%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.16%) JMeter
8 1 (0.16%) WinRunner
8 1 (0.16%) QARun
General
1 386 (62.16%) Retail
2 109 (17.55%) Finance
3 31 (4.99%) Marketing
4 15 (2.42%) Back Office
5 11 (1.77%) Telecoms
5 11 (1.77%) French Language
6 10 (1.61%) Manufacturing
7 6 (0.97%) Games
7 6 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (0.81%) Law
8 5 (0.81%) Advertising
8 5 (0.81%) Italian Language
8 5 (0.81%) Spanish Language
9 4 (0.64%) Norwegian Language
9 4 (0.64%) Banking
9 4 (0.64%) Dutch Language
10 3 (0.48%) Legal
11 2 (0.32%) Front Office
12 1 (0.16%) Online Betting
12 1 (0.16%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 170 (27.38%) Analyst
2 112 (18.04%) Project Manager
3 75 (12.08%) Business Analyst
4 51 (8.21%) Field Engineer
5 42 (6.76%) Support Analyst
6 37 (5.96%) EPoS Engineer
7 36 (5.80%) IT Support
8 35 (5.64%) Developer
9 30 (4.83%) IT Project Manager
10 25 (4.03%) Support Engineer
11 21 (3.38%) Field Service Engineer
11 21 (3.38%) Senior Analyst
12 20 (3.22%) Service Manager
12 20 (3.22%) Applications Support
13 19 (3.06%) Administrator
13 19 (3.06%) EPoS Field Engineer
14 18 (2.90%) 1st Line Support
14 18 (2.90%) 2nd Line Support
14 18 (2.90%) Support Manager
14 18 (2.90%) Service Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (4.51%) .NET
2 22 (3.54%) CSS
3 21 (3.38%) XML
4 19 (3.06%) HTML
5 13 (2.09%) Middleware
6 12 (1.93%) ASP.NET
7 11 (1.77%) .NET Framework
7 11 (1.77%) jQuery
8 9 (1.45%) RESTful
8 9 (1.45%) SOAP
8 9 (1.45%) Web Services
8 9 (1.45%) WinForms
8 9 (1.45%) Ajax
9 8 (1.29%) WPF
10 7 (1.13%) JMS
11 6 (0.97%) WCF
12 5 (0.81%) EDI
12 5 (0.81%) ASP.NET 2.0
13 3 (0.48%) XHTML
14 2 (0.32%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 29 (4.67%) Blackberry
2 28 (4.51%) Management Information System
3 23 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (2.42%) Mobile App
5 14 (2.25%) Chip and PIN
6 12 (1.93%) EFT
7 7 (1.13%) Open Source
8 6 (0.97%) User Experience
9 5 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (0.81%) AS400
9 5 (0.81%) Tandem
10 4 (0.64%) PMI
10 4 (0.64%) EFTPOS
11 3 (0.48%) Thin Client
11 3 (0.48%) Clustering
11 3 (0.48%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.48%) Social Media
11 3 (0.48%) Fat Client
12 2 (0.32%) iPhone
12 2 (0.32%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 149 (23.99%) Windows
2 39 (6.28%) Windows XP
3 30 (4.83%) Windows 7
4 28 (4.51%) Linux
5 14 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (1.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (1.61%) Windows 8
7 10 (1.61%) Windows 2000
8 8 (1.29%) Android
9 7 (1.13%) UNIX
9 7 (1.13%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.48%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.32%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.16%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.16%) AIX
12 1 (0.16%) SUSE
12 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (20.61%) Project Management
2 114 (18.36%) PRINCE2
3 104 (16.75%) E-Commerce
4 90 (14.49%) ERP
4 90 (14.49%) ITIL
5 62 (9.98%) Agile Software Development
6 60 (9.66%) CRM
7 58 (9.34%) Stakeholder Management
8 44 (7.09%) Service Delivery
9 43 (6.92%) Business Analysis
10 41 (6.60%) Business Intelligence
11 29 (4.67%) Time Management
12 27 (4.35%) Mentoring
13 25 (4.03%) User Acceptance Testing
14 24 (3.86%) Business Development
15 21 (3.38%) Line Management
16 18 (2.90%) Continuous Improvement
16 18 (2.90%) Change Management
16 18 (2.90%) Workflow
17 17 (2.74%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 97 (15.62%) SQL
2 29 (4.67%) JavaScript
3 28 (4.51%) C#
4 22 (3.54%) Java
5 18 (2.90%) PHP
6 15 (2.42%) VB
7 9 (1.45%) Python
7 9 (1.45%) Ruby
8 7 (1.13%) T-SQL
8 7 (1.13%) C++
9 6 (0.97%) Perl
10 5 (0.81%) VBA
11 3 (0.48%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.48%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.32%) Golang
12 2 (0.32%) VBScript
12 2 (0.32%) VB6
12 2 (0.32%) XAML
12 2 (0.32%) C
13 1 (0.16%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 36 (5.80%) ISEB
2 35 (5.64%) Degree
3 22 (3.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 18 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
5 13 (2.09%) A+ Certification
6 12 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (1.45%) Security Cleared
8 8 (1.29%) PMI Certification
9 7 (1.13%) ISTQB
10 6 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (0.81%) CCNA
11 5 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.64%) HND
12 4 (0.64%) MCSE
12 4 (0.64%) MCSA
12 4 (0.64%) PMP
12 4 (0.64%) SC Cleared
12 4 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.48%) APMP
13 3 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.19%) SLA
2 24 (3.86%) QA
3 6 (0.97%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.64%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.48%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 51 (8.21%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.61%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.48%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.32%) vSphere
7 1 (0.16%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.32%) Sysprep
2 2 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.16%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (0.16%) DameWare
Vendors
1 158 (25.44%) Microsoft
2 54 (8.70%) SAP
3 18 (2.90%) Oracle
4 17 (2.74%) VMware
5 16 (2.58%) Cisco
6 15 (2.42%) IBM
7 14 (2.25%) Sage
8 13 (2.09%) hybris
9 12 (1.93%) Sun
10 10 (1.61%) McAfee
11 8 (1.29%) ATG
11 8 (1.29%) HP
12 6 (0.97%) Cognos
12 6 (0.97%) Citrix
12 6 (0.97%) Retalix
13 5 (0.81%) Sitecore
13 5 (0.81%) Fujitsu
13 5 (0.81%) Apple
13 5 (0.81%) Dell
13 5 (0.81%) Demandware
York
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + growing company
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + car, bonus, housing allowence
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £59000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
The Curve Group
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Curve Group
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Car + Commission + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Curve Group
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Car + Commission + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wales
Brightred Resourcing
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Barron McCann
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Amersham
360 Resourcing
Salary: £40k per year + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 17 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Barron McCann
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Bradford
Morrisons
Posted: 19 days ago
Bournemouth
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago