The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
England / West Midlands
Rank 193 194 191
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 16 45 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.76% 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.97% 2.23% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 13 33 29
Median salary £28,500 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.63% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,300 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,700 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £24,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-26.15% +8.33%

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1643 2022 1628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.93% 34.10% 32.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1232 1566 1395
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,888 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing EPoS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

EPoS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

EPoS Salary Trend in the West Midlands

EPoS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing EPoS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

EPoS Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

EPoS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire -7 8 £38,000 +43.39% 2
Coventry +10 4 £33,875 -12.01%
Birmingham - 4 £23,263 -
Solihull -6 1 £22,500 -11.76%
Shropshire - 1 £20,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £20,000 -
EPoS
England

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing EPoS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 27 (62.79%) Retail
2 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (18.60%) Finance
4 8 (18.60%) PHP
4 8 (18.60%) PRINCE2
5 7 (16.28%) SAP
5 7 (16.28%) BPR
6 6 (13.95%) Games
6 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
6 6 (13.95%) CRM
7 5 (11.63%) CSS
7 5 (11.63%) Web Services
7 5 (11.63%) SQL
7 5 (11.63%) MySQL
7 5 (11.63%) HTML
7 5 (11.63%) MVC
7 5 (11.63%) Project Management
7 5 (11.63%) Marketing
8 4 (9.30%) ColdFusion
8 4 (9.30%) .NET
8 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
8 4 (9.30%) Windows
9 3 (6.98%) Java
9 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.98%) DNA
9 3 (6.98%) OO
9 3 (6.98%) WAN
9 3 (6.98%) Cisco
9 3 (6.98%) Firewall

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.30%) ColdFusion
2 2 (4.65%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.33%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Firewall
1 3 (6.98%) WAN
2 2 (4.65%) ATM
2 2 (4.65%) LAN
2 2 (4.65%) SAN
2 2 (4.65%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.33%) Internet
3 1 (2.33%) IPsec
3 1 (2.33%) MPLS
3 1 (2.33%) SSL
3 1 (2.33%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (2.33%) VPN
3 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) MySQL
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.33%) Big Data
General
1 27 (62.79%) Retail
2 8 (18.60%) Finance
3 6 (13.95%) Games
4 5 (11.63%) Marketing
5 2 (4.65%) Banking
5 2 (4.65%) German Language
6 1 (2.33%) French Language
6 1 (2.33%) Polish Language
6 1 (2.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Project Manager
2 10 (23.26%) Developer
3 7 (16.28%) IT Manager
3 7 (16.28%) IT Project Manager
3 7 (16.28%) PHP Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Installations Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Lead Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Lead PHP Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Supply Chain Architect
6 3 (6.98%) TOGAF Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Zachman Architect
7 2 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.65%) Field Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Field Service Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) CSS
1 5 (11.63%) HTML
1 5 (11.63%) Web Services
2 4 (9.30%) .NET
3 3 (6.98%) Laravel
4 2 (4.65%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.65%) User Experience
3 1 (2.33%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.65%) Android
3 2 (4.65%) Linux
3 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (18.60%) PRINCE2
4 7 (16.28%) BPR
5 6 (13.95%) CRM
6 5 (11.63%) MVC
6 5 (11.63%) Project Management
7 3 (6.98%) DNA
7 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.98%) Matrix Management
7 3 (6.98%) Matrix Organization
7 3 (6.98%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (6.98%) OO
7 3 (6.98%) TOGAF
7 3 (6.98%) Zachman Framework
8 2 (4.65%) B2B
8 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.65%) OO PHP
8 2 (4.65%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) PHP
2 5 (11.63%) SQL
3 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.98%) Java
5 1 (2.33%) C#
5 1 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) CCDA
1 1 (2.33%) CCDP
1 1 (2.33%) CCNA
1 1 (2.33%) CCNP
1 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.33%) ISEB
1 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.65%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) SAP
2 3 (6.98%) Cisco
2 3 (6.98%) Zend
3 2 (4.65%) Google
3 2 (4.65%) Lotus
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle
3 2 (4.65%) VMware
4 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.33%) F5
4 1 (2.33%) Palo Alto
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, retail discounts, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Car, pension, bonus, health care
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago