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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 61 74 66
Rank change year-on-year +13 -8  
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 4 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.72% 0.89% 1.09%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.41% 3.20% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 8
Median salary £33,875 £38,500 £52,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.01% -27.01%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,975 £35,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,100 £62,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £24,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -26.15% +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 Coventry with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 166 219 275
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 29.96% 27.79% 37.57%
Number of salaries quoted 134 162 253
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,800 £55,000 £63,529
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

EPoS
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing EPoS in Coventry over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for EPoS in Coventry

EPoS
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Coventry

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

1 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2

EPoS
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) EPoS Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) EPoS Field Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Field Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) VMware