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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 200 205 196
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 17 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.15% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.96% 0.45% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 14
Average salary £27,500 £23,440 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.32% -27.87%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
1763 1763 1977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 31.47% 32.67% 36.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1397 1438 1704
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 September 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 September 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 - 13 £27,500 -
Birmingham -2 2 £41,000 +95.23%
Coventry -9 2 £50,000 +81.81%
EPoS
England

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 20 (54.05%) Retail
2 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (29.73%) SQL
4 10 (27.03%) Project Management
5 8 (21.62%) HTML
5 8 (21.62%) IIS
5 8 (21.62%) CSS
5 8 (21.62%) Windows
6 7 (18.92%) XML
6 7 (18.92%) PRINCE2
7 6 (16.22%) C#
7 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
7 6 (16.22%) SLA
7 6 (16.22%) Ajax
7 6 (16.22%) Degree
7 6 (16.22%) jQuery
7 6 (16.22%) Product Management
7 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (13.51%) User Stories
8 5 (13.51%) IBM
8 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
8 5 (13.51%) Web Services
8 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
9 4 (10.81%) VMware
9 4 (10.81%) MVC
9 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET
9 4 (10.81%) ITIL
9 4 (10.81%) .NET
9 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
9 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (21.62%) IIS
2 3 (8.11%) CMS
2 3 (8.11%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.11%) WordPress
3 2 (5.41%) IBM Notes
3 2 (5.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Google Analytics
1 3 (8.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Bugzilla
1 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.41%) Hudson
2 2 (5.41%) FogBugz
2 2 (5.41%) JIRA
General
1 20 (54.05%) Retail
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Project Manager
2 8 (21.62%) Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Applications Support
5 5 (13.51%) Business Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) .NET Developer
7 3 (8.11%) C# Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Web Developer
7 3 (8.11%) UI Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Front-End Web Developer
7 3 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (8.11%) UI Programmer
8 2 (5.41%) Product Manager
8 2 (5.41%) EPoS Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Business Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Quality Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Solutions Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Manager
8 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) HTML
1 8 (21.62%) CSS
2 7 (18.92%) XML
3 6 (16.22%) Ajax
3 6 (16.22%) jQuery
4 5 (13.51%) Web Services
5 4 (10.81%) .NET
5 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET
5 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (10.81%) HTML5
6 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
6 3 (8.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (8.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.11%) User Experience
3 2 (5.41%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (2.70%) EFT
4 1 (2.70%) EFTPOS
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
2 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.03%) Project Management
3 7 (18.92%) PRINCE2
4 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
4 6 (16.22%) Product Management
5 5 (13.51%) User Stories
6 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.81%) Web Development
6 4 (10.81%) ITIL
6 4 (10.81%) MVC
7 3 (8.11%) SEO
7 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Coaching
7 3 (8.11%) Software Delivery
7 3 (8.11%) Analytics
8 2 (5.41%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.41%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 2 (5.41%) Project Planning
8 2 (5.41%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) SQL
2 6 (16.22%) C#
3 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.41%) PHP
4 2 (5.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (5.41%) PMP
3 2 (5.41%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (5.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.41%) VMware ESX
1 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) ARCserve
1 2 (5.41%) Sysprep
2 1 (2.70%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) IBM
2 4 (10.81%) VMware
3 3 (8.11%) Intershop
3 3 (8.11%) Google
3 3 (8.11%) Actinic
3 3 (8.11%) hybris
3 3 (8.11%) Venda
3 3 (8.11%) Demandware
3 3 (8.11%) SAP
3 3 (8.11%) BT
3 3 (8.11%) ATG
4 2 (5.41%) Lotus
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
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