Period
to 17 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited EPoS over the 6 months to 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 165 200 189
Rank change year-on-year +35 -11 +21
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 47 26 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.11% 0.50% 1.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.62% 1.37% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 45 30 72
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £21,500 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +109.30% -48.50% +7.74%
10th Percentile £28,800 £17,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £36,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

EPoS is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,794 1,899 2,232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 42.23% 36.84% 36.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,255 1,557 1,770
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,600 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing EPoS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for EPoS in the East Midlands

EPoS
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for EPoS in the East Midlands

EPoS
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing EPoS in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for EPoS in the East Midlands

EPoS
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -8 22 £55,000 +155.81% 1
Northamptonshire +16 16 £37,500 -55.88%
Derbyshire +18 5 £36,000 +67.44% 2
Nottinghamshire +14 4 £57,500 +167.44% 6
EPoS
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT jobs citing EPoS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 30 (63.83%) Retail
2 27 (57.45%) SQL Server
3 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (51.06%) Problem-Solving
4 21 (44.68%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (40.43%) IT Strategy
5 19 (40.43%) Time Management
6 17 (36.17%) .NET
7 15 (31.91%) E-Commerce
8 13 (27.66%) C#
9 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
9 11 (23.40%) VB
9 11 (23.40%) VB6
10 10 (21.28%) Finance
10 10 (21.28%) C++
10 10 (21.28%) HTML
10 10 (21.28%) CSS
11 9 (19.15%) VB.NET
12 7 (14.89%) Software Engineering
12 7 (14.89%) Windows
12 7 (14.89%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET
14 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
14 5 (10.64%) MFC
14 5 (10.64%) IIS
14 5 (10.64%) Visual Studio
14 5 (10.64%) Mobile App
14 5 (10.64%) Mobile Application Development
14 5 (10.64%) Web Development

EPoS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 5 (10.64%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (57.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (10.64%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
General
1 30 (63.83%) Retail
2 10 (21.28%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 32 (68.09%) Developer
2 18 (38.30%) Senior Developer
3 16 (34.04%) .NET Developer
4 11 (23.40%) EPoS Engineer
4 11 (23.40%) Senior VB Developer
4 11 (23.40%) Senior VB6 Developer
4 11 (23.40%) VB Developer
4 11 (23.40%) VB6 Developer
5 10 (21.28%) Programmer
6 9 (19.15%) VB.NET Developer
7 8 (17.02%) Senior .NET Developer
8 7 (14.89%) Senior VB.NET Developer
9 6 (12.77%) Analyst
9 6 (12.77%) Business Analyst
9 6 (12.77%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (12.77%) C# Developer
9 6 (12.77%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 6 (12.77%) Software Engineer
9 6 (12.77%) Software Programmer
10 5 (10.64%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.17%) .NET
2 10 (21.28%) CSS
2 10 (21.28%) HTML
3 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET
4 5 (10.64%) MFC
5 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (4.26%) WCF
5 2 (4.26%) WinForms
5 2 (4.26%) WPF
6 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.13%) JSON
6 1 (2.13%) React
6 1 (2.13%) REST
6 1 (2.13%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 21 (44.68%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.64%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.26%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.13%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (51.06%) Problem-Solving
2 19 (40.43%) IT Strategy
2 19 (40.43%) Time Management
3 15 (31.91%) E-Commerce
4 7 (14.89%) Software Engineering
5 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (10.64%) Mobile Application Development
6 5 (10.64%) Web Development
7 3 (6.38%) Acceptance Criteria
7 3 (6.38%) Business Analysis
7 3 (6.38%) Defect Management
7 3 (6.38%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 3 (6.38%) ERP
7 3 (6.38%) Personalization
8 1 (2.13%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (2.13%) Break/Fix
8 1 (2.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.13%) MVC
8 1 (2.13%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.66%) C#
2 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
2 11 (23.40%) VB
2 11 (23.40%) VB6
3 10 (21.28%) C++
4 9 (19.15%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.26%) SQL
5 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.38%) Dell
2 3 (6.38%) Fujitsu
2 3 (6.38%) HP
2 3 (6.38%) IBM
3 2 (4.26%) Pegasus
3 2 (4.26%) Sage
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle
4 1 (2.13%) Xamarin