Period
to 24 June 2019

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 24 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
UK > England
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 694 741 762
Rank change year-on-year +47 +21 -27
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 371 459 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.28% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.70% 0.72% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 306 415 449
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% -2.67%
10th Percentile £23,000 £19,500 £19,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £78,750 £70,000
UK median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +9.59% +4.29% -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 52,763 63,581 64,101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.60% 39.12% 39.31%
Number of salaries quoted 39,779 49,128 50,954
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%

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 24 June 2019.

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 24 June 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
South East +37 123 £42,500 +13.33% 7
Midlands +52 84 £35,000 - 11
London -39 48 £51,750 +45.77% 2
East Midlands +26 47 £35,000 -1.41% 9
South West +24 43 £40,000 -11.11% 3
East of England +104 40 £26,500 -29.33% 2
West Midlands +41 37 £47,500 +46.15% 2
North of England -4 32 £25,000 -28.57% 6
North West +25 19 £40,000 +77.78% 3
Yorkshire -13 13 £24,000 -38.06% 3
EPoS
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 England region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 231 (62.26%) Retail
2 136 (36.66%) SQL
3 103 (27.76%) Windows
4 95 (25.61%) Microsoft
5 94 (25.34%) Agile Software Development
6 90 (24.26%) Problem-Solving
7 82 (22.10%) ITIL
8 79 (21.29%) Project Management
9 74 (19.95%) SQL Server
10 61 (16.44%) JavaScript
11 59 (15.90%) Linux
12 58 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
13 56 (15.09%) Unix
14 47 (12.67%) MVC
15 46 (12.40%) Active Directory
15 46 (12.40%) Git (software)
16 44 (11.86%) Service Management
17 42 (11.32%) Scrum
18 39 (10.51%) Microsoft Office
18 39 (10.51%) PHP
19 38 (10.24%) Stakeholder Management
20 37 (9.97%) Office 365
21 35 (9.43%) Finance
21 35 (9.43%) Change Management
22 34 (9.16%) MongoDB
23 33 (8.89%) C#
23 33 (8.89%) CRM
24 32 (8.63%) ERP
24 32 (8.63%) .NET
24 32 (8.63%) Apple

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 (7.28%) Apache Solr
2 14 (3.77%) IBM Notes
3 12 (3.23%) Confluence
4 8 (2.16%) IIS
5 5 (1.35%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.08%) CMS
7 2 (0.54%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.54%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 39 (10.51%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (2.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.08%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (1.08%) Payment Gateway
1 4 (1.08%) Postilion
1 4 (1.08%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.27%) Magento
2 1 (0.27%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.27%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.27%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 37 (9.97%) Office 365
2 26 (7.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.08%) Adobe Analytics
3 4 (1.08%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (1.08%) Power Platform
4 3 (0.81%) SaaS
5 1 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.27%) IaaS
5 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.01%) Extranet
2 16 (4.31%) DNS
3 11 (2.96%) DHCP
4 8 (2.16%) VoIP
5 7 (1.89%) Firewall
5 7 (1.89%) VPN
5 7 (1.89%) WAN
5 7 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (1.62%) LAN
7 5 (1.35%) SAN
8 4 (1.08%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.81%) ATM
9 3 (0.81%) Structured Cabling
10 2 (0.54%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (0.54%) IP Telephony
10 2 (0.54%) Network Security
10 2 (0.54%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (0.54%) Skype
11 1 (0.27%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (19.95%) SQL Server
2 34 (9.16%) MongoDB
3 31 (8.36%) NoSQL
4 30 (8.09%) MySQL
5 10 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (2.43%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (1.62%) OLAP
8 5 (1.35%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.08%) Power BI
9 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.81%) Redis
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 46 (12.40%) Git (software)
2 32 (8.63%) Jenkins
3 19 (5.12%) JIRA
4 13 (3.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 13 (3.50%) PHPUnit
5 12 (3.23%) Bitbucket
5 12 (3.23%) TeamCity
6 6 (1.62%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (1.35%) Cucumber
7 5 (1.35%) Selenium
7 5 (1.35%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.81%) Mercurial
8 3 (0.81%) Ranorex
8 3 (0.81%) TestRail
9 1 (0.27%) Hudson
9 1 (0.27%) JMeter
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.27%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.27%) YouTrack
General
1 231 (62.26%) Retail
2 35 (9.43%) Finance
3 23 (6.20%) Manufacturing
4 16 (4.31%) Marketing
5 6 (1.62%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.08%) Billing
7 3 (0.81%) Advertising
7 3 (0.81%) Electronics
7 3 (0.81%) Games
8 2 (0.54%) Back Office
8 2 (0.54%) Publishing
9 1 (0.27%) Banking
9 1 (0.27%) German Language
9 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 104 (28.03%) Analyst
2 76 (20.49%) Developer
3 63 (16.98%) Support Analyst
4 43 (11.59%) IT Support
5 39 (10.51%) PHP Developer
6 31 (8.36%) EPoS Engineer
7 28 (7.55%) Field Engineer
7 28 (7.55%) IT Analyst
8 27 (7.28%) IT Support Analyst
9 25 (6.74%) IT Manager
10 23 (6.20%) 2nd Line Support
10 23 (6.20%) EPoS Field Engineer
10 23 (6.20%) EPoS Support Analyst
11 21 (5.66%) Field Service Engineer
12 20 (5.39%) Technical Analyst
13 19 (5.12%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
14 17 (4.58%) Architect
14 17 (4.58%) EPoS Manager
15 16 (4.31%) Project Manager
15 16 (4.31%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (8.63%) .NET
2 31 (8.36%) React
3 29 (7.82%) CSS
4 28 (7.55%) HTML
5 27 (7.28%) Laravel
6 26 (7.01%) Vue.js
7 21 (5.66%) ASP.NET
8 18 (4.85%) SOAP
9 15 (4.04%) RESTful
10 14 (3.77%) .NET Framework
11 13 (3.50%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (3.50%) WinForms
12 12 (3.23%) CodeIgniter
12 12 (3.23%) jQuery
13 10 (2.70%) .NET Core
14 9 (2.43%) Ajax
14 9 (2.43%) AngularJS
14 9 (2.43%) JSON
15 8 (2.16%) Entity Framework
15 8 (2.16%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 58 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (5.39%) Driving Licence
3 15 (4.04%) Self-Motivation
4 14 (3.77%) EFT
5 9 (2.43%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.43%) User Experience
6 7 (1.89%) FMCG
7 6 (1.62%) Wiki
8 4 (1.08%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.08%) NHS
8 4 (1.08%) Smartphone
9 3 (0.81%) CCTV
9 3 (0.81%) Chip and PIN
10 2 (0.54%) AS400
10 2 (0.54%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.27%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.27%) Contactless
11 1 (0.27%) mPOS
11 1 (0.27%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.27%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 103 (27.76%) Windows
2 59 (15.90%) Linux
3 56 (15.09%) Unix
4 32 (8.63%) Windows Server
5 26 (7.01%) Windows 7
6 24 (6.47%) Apple iOS
7 21 (5.66%) Windows 10
8 20 (5.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (4.58%) Mac OS
10 12 (3.23%) Ubuntu
11 6 (1.62%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (1.08%) Android
13 3 (0.81%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (25.34%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (24.26%) Problem-Solving
3 82 (22.10%) ITIL
4 79 (21.29%) Project Management
5 47 (12.67%) MVC
6 44 (11.86%) Service Management
7 42 (11.32%) Scrum
8 38 (10.24%) Stakeholder Management
9 35 (9.43%) Change Management
10 33 (8.89%) CRM
11 32 (8.63%) ERP
12 30 (8.09%) Time Management
13 29 (7.82%) PRINCE2
14 27 (7.28%) Continuous Integration
15 25 (6.74%) Customer Requirements
16 24 (6.47%) E-Commerce
17 23 (6.20%) Test Automation
18 20 (5.39%) Break/Fix
19 18 (4.85%) Business Intelligence
20 17 (4.58%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 136 (36.66%) SQL
2 61 (16.44%) JavaScript
3 39 (10.51%) PHP
4 33 (8.89%) C#
5 15 (4.04%) VB.NET
6 12 (3.23%) Java
6 12 (3.23%) T-SQL
7 9 (2.43%) TypeScript
8 7 (1.89%) VBA
9 5 (1.35%) Delphi
9 5 (1.35%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.35%) Python
10 2 (0.54%) VB
11 1 (0.27%) Java 8
11 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (5.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (5.12%) Degree
3 12 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (1.62%) MCP
5 5 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.08%) CCNA
6 4 (1.08%) CCNP
7 3 (0.81%) BICSI RCDD
7 3 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.81%) MCSA
7 3 (0.81%) MCSE
7 3 (0.81%) RIBA
8 2 (0.54%) ISEB
8 2 (0.54%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.54%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.54%) PMP
9 1 (0.27%) CCDA
9 1 (0.27%) CCDP
9 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.27%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (7.55%) QA
2 11 (2.96%) SLA
3 9 (2.43%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.89%) GDPR
5 2 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.54%) PMO
6 1 (0.27%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 46 (12.40%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.23%) Firmware
3 6 (1.62%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.27%) Docker
5 1 (0.27%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (2.43%) SCCM
2 2 (0.54%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.27%) vCenter Server
3 1 (0.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 95 (25.61%) Microsoft
2 32 (8.63%) Apple
3 22 (5.93%) ServiceNow
4 17 (4.58%) Atlassian
5 14 (3.77%) Lotus
6 12 (3.23%) SAP
7 11 (2.96%) VMware
8 9 (2.43%) Cisco
9 8 (2.16%) Oracle
10 7 (1.89%) Sage
11 6 (1.62%) Intel
12 5 (1.35%) Borland
12 5 (1.35%) Tableau
13 4 (1.08%) Adobe
13 4 (1.08%) Rackspace
13 4 (1.08%) WatchGuard
14 3 (0.81%) Meraki
14 3 (0.81%) NCR
14 3 (0.81%) SolarWinds
14 3 (0.81%) Veeam