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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 192 191 182
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 26 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.49% 0.40% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.62% 1.31% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 23 16 18
Average salary £38,500 £35,750 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +32.40%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +14.03%
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
1605 1523 1405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 30.02% 30.74% 28.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1343 1286 1187
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,796 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 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 May 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 -7 12 £38,500 -14.44%
Birmingham -4 9 £33,750 +3.84% 1
Staffordshire -4 3 £25,525 -27.07%
EPoS
England

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 29 (58.00%) Retail
2 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (32.00%) PRINCE2
4 14 (28.00%) SAP
4 14 (28.00%) IBM
5 12 (24.00%) Windows
6 11 (22.00%) SQL
6 11 (22.00%) ISEB
6 11 (22.00%) Systems Analysis
6 11 (22.00%) Business Analysis
7 10 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 10 (20.00%) Project Management
8 8 (16.00%) IIS
9 7 (14.00%) XML
9 7 (14.00%) SLA
9 7 (14.00%) Degree
9 7 (14.00%) Finance
9 7 (14.00%) Product Management
9 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (12.00%) Chip and PIN
11 5 (10.00%) ITIL
12 4 (8.00%) Linux
12 4 (8.00%) Mentoring
12 4 (8.00%) Back Office
13 3 (6.00%) BT
13 3 (6.00%) WebSphere
13 3 (6.00%) SAP Retail
13 3 (6.00%) Intershop
13 3 (6.00%) Coaching
13 3 (6.00%) Demandware

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 8 (16.00%) IIS
2 3 (6.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.00%) Apache
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.00%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Project
1 2 (4.00%) MS Office
1 2 (4.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (4.00%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) SAP Retail
1 3 (6.00%) SAP ERP
2 2 (4.00%) Magento
2 2 (4.00%) Retail-J
3 1 (2.00%) SAP SCM
3 1 (2.00%) Pegasus Opera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) ATM
1 1 (2.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) MySQL
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Hudson
General
1 29 (58.00%) Retail
2 7 (14.00%) Finance
3 4 (8.00%) Back Office
4 2 (4.00%) Marketing
5 1 (2.00%) Law
5 1 (2.00%) German Language
5 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Analyst
2 13 (26.00%) Project Manager
3 10 (20.00%) Solutions Analyst
4 6 (12.00%) Applications Support
5 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (8.00%) EPoS Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) SAP Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) SAP Retail Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) SAP IS-Retail Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
8 1 (2.00%) Help Desk Analyst
8 1 (2.00%) Software Support Analyst
8 1 (2.00%) IT Project Manager
8 1 (2.00%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) XML
2 2 (4.00%) HTML
2 2 (4.00%) LAMP
2 2 (4.00%) jQuery
2 2 (4.00%) Zend Framework
2 2 (4.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.00%) Chip and PIN
3 2 (4.00%) EFTPOS
4 1 (2.00%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.00%) Windows
2 4 (8.00%) Linux
3 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.00%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (32.00%) PRINCE2
3 11 (22.00%) Systems Analysis
3 11 (22.00%) Business Analysis
4 10 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 10 (20.00%) Project Management
5 7 (14.00%) Product Management
6 5 (10.00%) ITIL
7 4 (8.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.00%) Coaching
8 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (6.00%) ERP
8 3 (6.00%) OO
9 2 (4.00%) OOP
9 2 (4.00%) PRINCE
9 2 (4.00%) Scrum
9 2 (4.00%) Pay per click
9 2 (4.00%) Online Marketing
9 2 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (4.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.00%) SQL
2 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.00%) PHP
3 1 (2.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) ISEB
2 7 (14.00%) Degree
3 3 (6.00%) SAP Certification
4 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (4.00%) PMP
4 2 (4.00%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.00%) Sysprep
2 1 (2.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 14 (28.00%) SAP
1 14 (28.00%) IBM
2 3 (6.00%) BT
2 3 (6.00%) Intershop
2 3 (6.00%) Demandware
2 3 (6.00%) hybris
2 3 (6.00%) Venda
2 3 (6.00%) Actinic
2 3 (6.00%) ATG
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.00%) Zend
4 1 (2.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco
4 1 (2.00%) Pegasus
4 1 (2.00%) Lotus
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
nGeneration Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum Depending on Skills & Experience
Posted: 7 days ago