Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited EPoS over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 309 339 351
Rank change year-on-year +30 +12 +23
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 49 31 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.41% 0.23% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.91% 0.58% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 68 34 40
East of England median annual salary £27,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.55% +4.44% +24.14%
10th Percentile £21,625 £18,975 £21,950
90th Percentile £56,250 £69,275 £63,250
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%

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 of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5390 5312 6286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 45.13% 40.12% 40.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4254 4317 5040
East of England median annual salary £46,375 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.06% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £65,800
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for EPoS in the East of England

EPoS
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for EPoS in the East of England

EPoS
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing EPoS in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for EPoS in the East of England

EPoS
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the East of England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Hertfordshire +16 33 £27,000 -42.55%
Bedfordshire +28 12 £24,750 -50.50%
Norfolk - 4 £25,500 -
Essex - 3 £24,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £21,750 -
EPoS
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 29 (59.18%) Retail
2 16 (32.65%) C#
2 16 (32.65%) .NET
3 10 (20.41%) Software Testing
3 10 (20.41%) Manual Testing
3 10 (20.41%) BDD
3 10 (20.41%) Test Strategy
4 9 (18.37%) JavaScript
4 9 (18.37%) SQL
5 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 7 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
7 6 (12.24%) ATM
7 6 (12.24%) Java
7 6 (12.24%) Windows
7 6 (12.24%) MVC
7 6 (12.24%) Test Scripting
8 5 (10.20%) Marketing
8 5 (10.20%) Product Marketing
8 5 (10.20%) Time Management
8 5 (10.20%) Degree
8 5 (10.20%) Logistics
8 5 (10.20%) WorldPay
8 5 (10.20%) Windows Server
8 5 (10.20%) Break/Fix
8 5 (10.20%) Service Delivery
8 5 (10.20%) Web Services
8 5 (10.20%) CSS
8 5 (10.20%) HTML

EPoS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (2.04%) CMS
1 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) ATM
2 3 (6.12%) FTP
2 3 (6.12%) HTTP
2 3 (6.12%) LAN
2 3 (6.12%) POP3
2 3 (6.12%) SMTP
2 3 (6.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) Firebird
1 3 (6.12%) InterBase
2 2 (4.08%) MySQL
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Cucumber
1 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
1 4 (8.16%) JIRA
1 4 (8.16%) Selenium
1 4 (8.16%) SoapUI
1 4 (8.16%) WebDriver
2 3 (6.12%) InstallShield
3 1 (2.04%) PHPUnit
General
1 29 (59.18%) Retail
2 5 (10.20%) Marketing
3 4 (8.16%) Games
4 2 (4.08%) Advertising
5 1 (2.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Analyst
2 10 (20.41%) Applications Specialist
2 10 (20.41%) Applications Support
2 10 (20.41%) Applications Support Specialist
2 10 (20.41%) Support Specialist
3 9 (18.37%) Developer
4 8 (16.33%) Software Analyst
4 8 (16.33%) Software Test Analyst
4 8 (16.33%) Test Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Field Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Field Service Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Delphi Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Support Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Service Desk Support
7 3 (6.12%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.65%) .NET
2 5 (10.20%) CSS
2 5 (10.20%) HTML
2 5 (10.20%) Web Services
3 4 (8.16%) jQuery
3 4 (8.16%) SOAP
3 4 (8.16%) XML
4 3 (6.12%) EDI
5 2 (4.08%) CSS3
5 2 (4.08%) HTML5
6 1 (2.04%) Ajax
6 1 (2.04%) LAMP
6 1 (2.04%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.20%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Windows
2 5 (10.20%) Windows Server
3 4 (8.16%) Windows 10
4 3 (6.12%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) BDD
1 10 (20.41%) Manual Testing
1 10 (20.41%) Software Testing
1 10 (20.41%) Test Strategy
2 7 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 7 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 6 (12.24%) MVC
3 6 (12.24%) Test Scripting
4 5 (10.20%) Break/Fix
4 5 (10.20%) Logistics
4 5 (10.20%) Product Marketing
4 5 (10.20%) Service Delivery
4 5 (10.20%) Time Management
5 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.12%) Analytics
5 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.12%) Open Source
5 3 (6.12%) Scrum
6 2 (4.08%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (4.08%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.65%) C#
2 9 (18.37%) JavaScript
2 9 (18.37%) SQL
3 6 (12.24%) Java
4 3 (6.12%) Delphi
5 1 (2.04%) PHP
5 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) HNC
2 1 (2.04%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) WorldPay
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.08%) NCR
4 1 (2.04%) Avaya
4 1 (2.04%) Facebook
4 1 (2.04%) Google