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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 214 200 212
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +12
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 14 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.24% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.75% 0.75% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 7
Average salary £38,500 £37,832 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.76% -5.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,359 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,150 £59,850 £40,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
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
1876 1724 2040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.46% 32.03% 36.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1480 1413 1726
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 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 4 August 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 4 August 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
Staffordshire +5 6 £27,500 -15.38% 3
Birmingham -11 5 £38,500 -10.80% 1
Coventry -11 3 £44,250 -25.31%
EPoS
England

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 25 (62.50%) Retail
2 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (30.00%) Windows
4 10 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 10 (25.00%) Project Management
5 9 (22.50%) XML
5 9 (22.50%) SQL
5 9 (22.50%) IIS
6 8 (20.00%) SLA
6 8 (20.00%) IBM
6 8 (20.00%) Degree
6 8 (20.00%) Product Management
6 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (15.00%) E-Commerce
7 6 (15.00%) SAP
8 5 (12.50%) ITIL
8 5 (12.50%) ISEB
8 5 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (12.50%) User Stories
9 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 4 (10.00%) Finance
10 3 (7.50%) BT
10 3 (7.50%) ATG
10 3 (7.50%) Bugzilla
10 3 (7.50%) VMware
10 3 (7.50%) Back Office
10 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
10 3 (7.50%) Intershop
10 3 (7.50%) WebSphere
10 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (22.50%) IIS
2 3 (7.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.50%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Pegasus Opera
1 1 (2.50%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) ATM
1 1 (2.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Bugzilla
1 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.00%) JIRA
2 2 (5.00%) FogBugz
3 1 (2.50%) Hudson
General
1 25 (62.50%) Retail
2 4 (10.00%) Finance
3 3 (7.50%) Back Office
4 2 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Analyst
2 10 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 6 (15.00%) Applications Support
4 5 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Solutions Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (7.50%) EPoS Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Business Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Quality Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Product Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Delivery Project Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Applications Specialist
8 1 (2.50%) Tester
8 1 (2.50%) Developer
8 1 (2.50%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.50%) IT Project Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) XML
2 2 (5.00%) HTML
2 2 (5.00%) CSS
2 2 (5.00%) Web Services
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) Chip and PIN
2 3 (7.50%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.00%) EFTPOS
4 1 (2.50%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 10 (25.00%) Project Management
3 8 (20.00%) Product Management
4 6 (15.00%) E-Commerce
5 5 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (12.50%) ITIL
5 5 (12.50%) User Stories
6 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.50%) Coaching
7 3 (7.50%) Software Delivery
7 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.00%) Supplier Management
8 2 (5.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 2 (5.00%) Project Planning
8 2 (5.00%) Regression Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.00%) Logistics
8 2 (5.00%) Portfolio Management
9 1 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (22.50%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) C#
3 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.00%) PHP
3 2 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) ISEB
3 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (5.00%) PMP
4 2 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) ARCserve
1 1 (2.50%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (2.50%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) IBM
2 6 (15.00%) SAP
3 3 (7.50%) BT
3 3 (7.50%) ATG
3 3 (7.50%) VMware
3 3 (7.50%) Intershop
3 3 (7.50%) Actinic
3 3 (7.50%) hybris
3 3 (7.50%) Venda
3 3 (7.50%) Demandware
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.50%) Pegasus
4 1 (2.50%) Lotus
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, great projects!
Posted: 4 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Consult Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £29,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: 25 days ago