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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 57 62 48
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 9 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.68% 1.91% 1.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.05% 4.06% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 4
Average salary £30,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +12.06%
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
222 271 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 41.50% 47.13% 33.87%
Number of salaries quoted 161 238 87
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,436 £30,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing EPoS across the Watford region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

EPoS Salary Histogram in Watford

EPoS
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) Retail-J
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.14%) ActiveReports
2 1 (7.14%) Cognos Query Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Cognos Report Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
2 1 (7.14%) Cognos
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
2 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.14%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Project Management

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Retail-J
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (7.14%) ActiveReports
1 1 (7.14%) Cognos Query Studio
1 1 (7.14%) Cognos Report Studio
1 1 (7.14%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
General
1 14 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Analyst
2 11 (78.57%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Cognos Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Report Developer
3 1 (7.14%) EPoS Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
1 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
1 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Cognos
1 1 (7.14%) IBM
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft