Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited EPoS over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 728 745 815
Rank change year-on-year +17 +70 -18
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 442 468 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.26% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 0.64% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 459 443 406
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,000 £21,125
90th Percentile £65,000 £69,900 £63,125
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 72418 73176 86657
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.34% 41.10% 42.15%
Number of salaries quoted 54832 60660 70138
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,075 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for EPoS in England

EPoS
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for EPoS in England

EPoS
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing EPoS in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for EPoS in England

EPoS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the England region over the 6 months to 19 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
London +28 160 £47,500 +2.15% 6
South East +46 105 £36,250 -3.33% 5
Midlands -16 75 £37,500 -5.66% 5
West Midlands +16 51 £42,500 +13.33% 3
East of England +35 48 £27,000 -42.55%
North of England +18 38 £22,000 -12.00% 2
South West +22 29 £22,000 -23.48%
North West +9 25 £32,500 +30.00%
East Midlands -22 23 £21,500 -45.57% 2
Yorkshire +30 15 £21,875 +4.17% 2
EPoS
UK

For the 6 months to 19 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 England region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 263 (59.50%) Retail
2 84 (19.00%) SQL
3 81 (18.33%) Microsoft
4 79 (17.87%) Agile Software Development
5 78 (17.65%) E-Commerce
6 74 (16.74%) Windows
7 65 (14.71%) Finance
8 64 (14.48%) Project Management
9 54 (12.22%) .NET
9 54 (12.22%) SQL Server
10 51 (11.54%) CRM
11 44 (9.95%) QA
12 42 (9.50%) Active Directory
13 40 (9.05%) Degree
14 38 (8.60%) C#
15 37 (8.37%) Java
15 37 (8.37%) JIRA
16 35 (7.92%) ITIL
16 35 (7.92%) Oracle
16 35 (7.92%) Business Intelligence
17 33 (7.47%) Scrum
18 29 (6.56%) ERP
18 29 (6.56%) Software Testing
18 29 (6.56%) iPad
19 28 (6.33%) Marketing
19 28 (6.33%) HTML
19 28 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
20 27 (6.11%) JavaScript
20 27 (6.11%) MVC
20 27 (6.11%) Confluence

EPoS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 27 (6.11%) Confluence
2 16 (3.62%) Apache
3 8 (1.81%) IIS
4 5 (1.13%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.13%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.68%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.45%) CMS
7 1 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (4.07%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.23%) Maya
4 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (4.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (2.26%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (1.36%) Unit4 Business World
4 5 (1.13%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.68%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.23%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.23%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.23%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.75%) Office 365
2 5 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.90%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (0.90%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (0.90%) G Suite
3 4 (0.90%) SaaS
4 2 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.75%) WAN
2 20 (4.52%) ATM
2 20 (4.52%) LAN
3 18 (4.07%) Wi-Fi
4 15 (3.39%) DHCP
5 13 (2.94%) DNS
5 13 (2.94%) Firewall
6 12 (2.71%) VoIP
6 12 (2.71%) VPN
7 9 (2.04%) Internet
7 9 (2.04%) Network Security
7 9 (2.04%) SAN
8 6 (1.36%) Bluetooth
9 5 (1.13%) FTP
9 5 (1.13%) HTTP
9 5 (1.13%) SMS
9 5 (1.13%) Structured Cabling
9 5 (1.13%) Wireless
10 4 (0.90%) TCP/IP
11 3 (0.68%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (12.22%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.30%) Relational Database
3 15 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (2.71%) RDBMS
5 10 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (1.81%) MySQL
7 8 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.13%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (0.90%) Big Data
10 4 (0.90%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 4 (0.90%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 3 (0.68%) Firebird
11 3 (0.68%) InterBase
11 3 (0.68%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.23%) SAP BW
13 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 37 (8.37%) JIRA
2 17 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 15 (3.39%) Selenium
3 15 (3.39%) WebDriver
4 13 (2.94%) Cucumber
5 12 (2.71%) EasyMock
5 12 (2.71%) Jenkins
5 12 (2.71%) jMock
5 12 (2.71%) Mockito
6 5 (1.13%) SoapUI
7 4 (0.90%) git-flow
8 3 (0.68%) InstallShield
9 2 (0.45%) Zephyr
10 1 (0.23%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 263 (59.50%) Retail
2 65 (14.71%) Finance
3 28 (6.33%) Marketing
4 17 (3.85%) German Language
5 15 (3.39%) Telecoms
6 12 (2.71%) Back Office
7 9 (2.04%) Banking
7 9 (2.04%) Games
7 9 (2.04%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.81%) Electronics
9 6 (1.36%) Advertising
9 6 (1.36%) Publishing
10 1 (0.23%) Billing
10 1 (0.23%) French Language
10 1 (0.23%) Law
10 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 95 (21.49%) Analyst
2 59 (13.35%) Project Manager
3 55 (12.44%) Developer
4 35 (7.92%) Support Analyst
5 30 (6.79%) Applications Support
6 27 (6.11%) 2nd Line Support
6 27 (6.11%) Business Analyst
7 26 (5.88%) Field Engineer
8 25 (5.66%) IT Manager
9 24 (5.43%) Delivery Manager
10 22 (4.98%) Field Service Engineer
10 22 (4.98%) Systems Manager
11 21 (4.75%) EPoS Manager
12 18 (4.07%) EPoS Engineer
13 17 (3.85%) Retail Business Analyst
14 16 (3.62%) Consultant
14 16 (3.62%) IT Support
14 16 (3.62%) Senior Analyst
14 16 (3.62%) Systems Delivery Manager
15 15 (3.39%) Delivery Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (12.22%) .NET
2 28 (6.33%) HTML
3 20 (4.52%) CSS
4 16 (3.62%) Web Services
5 15 (3.39%) XML
6 13 (2.94%) Spring
6 13 (2.94%) Spring MVC
7 12 (2.71%) AngularJS
7 12 (2.71%) Hibernate
7 12 (2.71%) J2EE
7 12 (2.71%) JSP
7 12 (2.71%) Node.js
8 11 (2.49%) jQuery
9 9 (2.04%) Angular 2
9 9 (2.04%) ASP.NET
9 9 (2.04%) HTML5
9 9 (2.04%) SOAP
10 8 (1.81%) .NET Framework
11 7 (1.58%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (1.58%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 29 (6.56%) iPad
2 22 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (3.62%) CCTV
3 16 (3.62%) Computer Science
4 13 (2.94%) Fintech
5 8 (1.81%) Management Information System
5 8 (1.81%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.58%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.36%) EMV
7 6 (1.36%) Smartcard
8 5 (1.13%) Chip and PIN
8 5 (1.13%) FMCG
8 5 (1.13%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (0.90%) Clustering
9 4 (0.90%) User Experience
10 3 (0.68%) Apple TV
10 3 (0.68%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.45%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.45%) Minimum Viable Product
11 2 (0.45%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 74 (16.74%) Windows
2 26 (5.88%) Linux
3 21 (4.75%) Windows 7
4 18 (4.07%) Windows Server
5 15 (3.39%) Android
5 15 (3.39%) Windows 10
6 13 (2.94%) Apple iOS
6 13 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.36%) Mac OS X
9 5 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.90%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.45%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.23%) MVS
12 1 (0.23%) Unix
12 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (17.87%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (17.65%) E-Commerce
3 64 (14.48%) Project Management
4 51 (11.54%) CRM
5 35 (7.92%) Business Intelligence
5 35 (7.92%) ITIL
6 33 (7.47%) Scrum
7 29 (6.56%) ERP
7 29 (6.56%) Software Testing
8 28 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 27 (6.11%) MVC
10 26 (5.88%) Business Analysis
10 26 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
11 25 (5.66%) Line Management
12 24 (5.43%) BDD
12 24 (5.43%) Migration
13 23 (5.20%) Stakeholder Management
14 22 (4.98%) Break/Fix
14 22 (4.98%) OO
14 22 (4.98%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 84 (19.00%) SQL
2 38 (8.60%) C#
3 37 (8.37%) Java
4 27 (6.11%) JavaScript
5 14 (3.17%) C
5 14 (3.17%) PowerShell
6 13 (2.94%) T-SQL
7 8 (1.81%) VB
8 7 (1.58%) VB.NET
9 6 (1.36%) C++
9 6 (1.36%) Embedded C
9 6 (1.36%) Embedded C++
9 6 (1.36%) Python
10 5 (1.13%) VBA
11 3 (0.68%) Delphi
11 3 (0.68%) VB6
12 2 (0.45%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.45%) PHP
13 1 (0.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (9.05%) Degree
2 13 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (1.58%) ISEB
4 7 (1.58%) MCP
4 7 (1.58%) PMP
5 5 (1.13%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.68%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.45%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.45%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.23%) CCNA
8 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.23%) HNC
8 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.23%) MCSE
8 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (9.95%) QA
2 23 (5.20%) SLA
3 11 (2.49%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.90%) GDPR
6 2 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.23%) PMO
System Software
1 42 (9.50%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.04%) Hyper-V
3 7 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (0.90%) Terminal Server
5 3 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (2.26%) SCCM
2 3 (0.68%) Nagios
2 3 (0.68%) Opsview
2 3 (0.68%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.23%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.23%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 81 (18.33%) Microsoft
2 35 (7.92%) Oracle
3 21 (4.75%) SAP
4 16 (3.62%) VMware
5 13 (2.94%) Cisco
6 12 (2.71%) Demandware
6 12 (2.71%) Google
6 12 (2.71%) hybris
7 9 (2.04%) Cognos
7 9 (2.04%) LANDesk
8 7 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (1.58%) Telerik
9 6 (1.36%) Apple
9 6 (1.36%) Siebel
9 6 (1.36%) Workday
10 5 (1.13%) Juniper
10 5 (1.13%) Sage
10 5 (1.13%) Veeam
10 5 (1.13%) WorldPay
11 4 (0.90%) Aruba