The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 61 62 52
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 1 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.18% 1.15% 1.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 3.13% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 8
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £68,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -56.36%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.76%
EPoS
Hertfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
171 192 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 30.76% 36.92% 37.44%
Number of salaries quoted 139 121 132
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

EPoS
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing EPoS across the Watford region.

EPoS Salary Trend in Watford

EPoS
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 12 (80.00%) VB.NET
1 12 (80.00%) .NET
1 12 (80.00%) XML
1 12 (80.00%) C#
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
3 8 (53.33%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (33.33%) Retail
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
5 2 (13.33%) SAP
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
5 2 (13.33%) V-Model
6 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (6.67%) Line Management
6 1 (6.67%) Coaching
6 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
6 1 (6.67%) HP
6 1 (6.67%) ISEB

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford region 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) .NET Developer
1 8 (53.33%) C# .NET Developer
1 8 (53.33%) C# Developer
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) .NET Development Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Development Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Analyst Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) C# Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) Developer Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) VB.NET Analyst Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) VB.NET Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) .NET
1 12 (80.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) SDLC
2 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
2 2 (13.33%) V-Model
2 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (6.67%) Coaching
3 1 (6.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) C#
1 12 (80.00%) VB.NET
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (13.33%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) HP