The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 85 86
Rank change year-on-year +17 +1  
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 1 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.16% 0.47% 0.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 1.20% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 7
Median salary £24,500 £72,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -66.20% +141.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +8.33%  

EPoS is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 257 332 356
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 39.84% 39.10% 31.59%
Number of salaries quoted 152 249 270
Median salary £46,250 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing EPoS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for EPoS in Bedfordshire

EPoS
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing EPoS in Bedfordshire.

Salary trend for EPoS in Bedfordshire

EPoS
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Luton - 1 £24,500 -
EPoS
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 1 (100.00%) Chip and PIN
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (100.00%) DBS Check

EPoS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) EPoS Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) EPoS Field Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Field Service Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) PC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Chip and PIN
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DBS Check