The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 67 71
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4  
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 9 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.16% 1.00% 0.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.53% 3.14% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 7
Median salary £34,500 £32,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.15% -15.58%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% +5.00%  

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 Coventry with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 255 223 262
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 32.82% 31.81% 32.39%
Number of salaries quoted 220 168 227
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £61,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry 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 Coventry

EPoS
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for EPoS in Coventry

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Coventry region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 11 (84.62%) Windows
1 11 (84.62%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) SAN
2 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 10 (76.92%) Windows 7
2 10 (76.92%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (69.23%) Oracle
4 8 (61.54%) Cisco
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database
5 2 (15.38%) Retail
6 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Java EE
6 1 (7.69%) JIRA
6 1 (7.69%) QA
6 1 (7.69%) Test Management
6 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Confluence
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.69%) XML
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.69%) J2EE
6 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (7.69%) Wireless
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Break/Fix
6 1 (7.69%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (7.69%) Defect Tracking

EPoS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) IT Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) EPoS Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) EPoS Field Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Field Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) J2EE
1 1 (7.69%) Java EE
1 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Linux
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (7.69%) Break/Fix
1 1 (7.69%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
1 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
1 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
1 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
1 1 (7.69%) Scrum
1 1 (7.69%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 9 (69.23%) Oracle
3 8 (61.54%) Cisco