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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 206 205 205
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 22 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.38% 0.27% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.19% 0.84% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 7
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,368 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £53,100 £60,000 £48,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,625
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +8.30%
EPoS
England

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
1855 1787 1928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.38% 32.71% 35.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1507 1493 1616
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing EPoS across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. 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
Coventry -2 10 £38,500 -35.83%
Birmingham -10 6 £38,500 +15.60% 2
Staffordshire +13 5 £25,000 -23.07% 6
EPoS
England

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 31 (63.27%) Retail
2 18 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 12 (24.49%) Project Management
4 12 (24.49%) Windows
5 11 (22.45%) SAP
5 11 (22.45%) SQL
5 11 (22.45%) IBM
6 10 (20.41%) E-Commerce
7 9 (18.37%) IIS
8 8 (16.33%) XML
8 8 (16.33%) SLA
8 8 (16.33%) ISEB
8 8 (16.33%) Systems Analysis
8 8 (16.33%) Degree
8 8 (16.33%) Product Management
8 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (14.29%) Business Analysis
10 6 (12.24%) ITIL
10 6 (12.24%) Chip and PIN
10 6 (12.24%) Finance
11 4 (8.16%) Back Office
11 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
12 3 (6.12%) Coaching
12 3 (6.12%) Demandware
12 3 (6.12%) User Stories
12 3 (6.12%) Venda
12 3 (6.12%) hybris
12 3 (6.12%) Actinic

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (18.37%) IIS
2 3 (6.12%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.08%) Apache
4 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.04%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Photoshop
1 2 (4.08%) MS Project
1 2 (4.08%) GIMP
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) SAP Retail
1 2 (4.08%) Retail-J
1 2 (4.08%) SAP ERP
1 2 (4.08%) Magento
2 1 (2.04%) SAP SCM
2 1 (2.04%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) ATM
1 1 (2.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) MySQL
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Bugzilla
1 1 (2.04%) JIRA
1 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.04%) Hudson
1 1 (2.04%) FogBugz
General
1 31 (63.27%) Retail
2 6 (12.24%) Finance
3 4 (8.16%) Back Office
4 2 (4.08%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (4.08%) Marketing
5 1 (2.04%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Analyst
1 14 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 8 (16.33%) Solutions Analyst
3 6 (12.24%) Applications Support
4 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (8.16%) EPoS Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) Senior Manager
5 2 (4.08%) Web Developer
5 2 (4.08%) Consultant
5 2 (4.08%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (4.08%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (4.08%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) Developer
5 2 (4.08%) SAP Retail Consultant
5 2 (4.08%) SAP IS-Retail Consultant
6 1 (2.04%) PC Engineer
6 1 (2.04%) IT Support
6 1 (2.04%) SAP Manager
6 1 (2.04%) Field Service Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) XML
2 2 (4.08%) LAMP
2 2 (4.08%) Zend Framework
2 2 (4.08%) jQuery
2 2 (4.08%) HTML5
2 2 (4.08%) HTML
3 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.24%) Chip and PIN
3 2 (4.08%) EFTPOS
3 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.04%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.49%) Windows
2 3 (6.12%) Linux
2 3 (6.12%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 12 (24.49%) Project Management
4 10 (20.41%) E-Commerce
5 8 (16.33%) Systems Analysis
5 8 (16.33%) Product Management
6 7 (14.29%) Business Analysis
7 6 (12.24%) ITIL
8 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.12%) Coaching
9 3 (6.12%) User Stories
9 3 (6.12%) Project Planning
9 3 (6.12%) ERP
10 2 (4.08%) PRINCE
10 2 (4.08%) OOP
10 2 (4.08%) OO
10 2 (4.08%) Supplier Management
10 2 (4.08%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 2 (4.08%) Pay per click
10 2 (4.08%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.45%) SQL
2 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.12%) PHP
3 1 (2.04%) VB
3 1 (2.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) ISEB
1 8 (16.33%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (4.08%) SAP Certification
4 2 (4.08%) PMP
4 2 (4.08%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.04%) Sysprep
2 1 (2.04%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) IBM
1 11 (22.45%) SAP
2 3 (6.12%) BT
2 3 (6.12%) ATG
2 3 (6.12%) Actinic
2 3 (6.12%) hybris
2 3 (6.12%) Venda
2 3 (6.12%) Demandware
2 3 (6.12%) Intershop
3 2 (4.08%) Zend
3 2 (4.08%) VMware
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.04%) Pegasus
4 1 (2.04%) Lotus
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + car, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £29,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus standard benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £29,000 per annum plus standard benefits
Posted: 27 days ago