Period
to 20 February 2020

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 20 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 772 736 749
Rank change year-on-year -36 +13 -10
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 201 369 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.26% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% 0.66% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 178 327 440
England median annual salary £36,250 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.71% +13.33% +11.94%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,750 £21,000
90th Percentile £68,625 £63,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £36,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% +12.00% +15.38%

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 44,360 55,998 64,127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.79% 39.82% 38.76%
Number of salaries quoted 34,268 42,867 50,294
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.01%

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 20 February 2020.

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 20 February 2020. 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 +5 58 £36,000 -4.00% 15
London +50 47 £52,184 +12.83% 13
North of England +54 33 £34,000 +13.33% 12
South West +37 30 £50,000 +25.00% 5
North West +54 26 £35,000 +16.67% 9
Midlands -13 25 £30,000 -45.45% 14
East Midlands +9 20 £30,000 -40.00% 8
Yorkshire +42 7 £20,000 -46.67% 2
East of England +15 7 £37,500 -16.67% 9
West Midlands 0 5 £47,500 -28.30% 6
EPoS
UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, 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.

1 120 (59.70%) Retail
2 81 (40.30%) SQL
3 52 (25.87%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (22.89%) Windows
5 44 (21.89%) JavaScript
5 44 (21.89%) Microsoft
6 40 (19.90%) Project Management
7 36 (17.91%) E-Commerce
8 35 (17.41%) Git (software)
9 33 (16.42%) Problem-Solving
10 32 (15.92%) Office 365
11 30 (14.93%) .NET
12 29 (14.43%) C#
12 29 (14.43%) Active Directory
12 29 (14.43%) Jenkins
13 28 (13.93%) MVC
14 27 (13.43%) Scrum
15 26 (12.94%) PHP
15 26 (12.94%) Vue.js
16 25 (12.44%) Analytical Skills
16 25 (12.44%) MySQL
16 25 (12.44%) SQL Server
17 24 (11.94%) HTML
17 24 (11.94%) MongoDB
18 23 (11.44%) React
19 22 (10.95%) Windows 10
19 22 (10.95%) Linux
19 22 (10.95%) ITIL
19 22 (10.95%) Unix
19 22 (10.95%) Time Management

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 20 (9.95%) Apache Solr
2 6 (2.99%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.49%) CMS
4 3 (1.49%) Confluence
5 2 (1.00%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (4.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (3.98%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.49%) Magento
3 2 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.00%) NetSuite
3 2 (1.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 32 (15.92%) Office 365
2 20 (9.95%) Azure
3 12 (5.97%) Dynamics 365
4 9 (4.48%) AWS
5 8 (3.98%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 7 (3.48%) Power Platform
6 7 (3.48%) SaaS
7 4 (1.99%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (1.99%) Serverless
8 3 (1.49%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (1.00%) Adobe Analytics
9 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Flow
9 2 (1.00%) PowerApps
10 1 (0.50%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.95%) Extranet
2 9 (4.48%) LAN
2 9 (4.48%) WAN
3 7 (3.48%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.99%) ATM
4 4 (1.99%) DHCP
4 4 (1.99%) Firewall
4 4 (1.99%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (1.49%) DNS
5 3 (1.49%) VoIP
6 2 (1.00%) ADSL
6 2 (1.00%) IP Telephony
6 2 (1.00%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (0.50%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.50%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (12.44%) MySQL
1 25 (12.44%) SQL Server
2 24 (11.94%) MongoDB
3 20 (9.95%) NoSQL
4 9 (4.48%) Crystal Reports
5 8 (3.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (3.48%) Power BI
7 6 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.49%) Firebird
8 5 (2.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (2.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.49%) SQL Server 2017
9 4 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.99%) Redis
10 3 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.50%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.50%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 35 (17.41%) Git (software)
2 29 (14.43%) Jenkins
3 9 (4.48%) JIRA
4 6 (2.99%) Subversion
5 5 (2.49%) Visual Studio
5 5 (2.49%) Xcode
6 3 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.49%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.50%) Selenium
8 1 (0.50%) SoapUI
General
1 120 (59.70%) Retail
2 14 (6.97%) Finance
3 4 (1.99%) Banking
3 4 (1.99%) Publishing
4 3 (1.49%) Advertising
4 3 (1.49%) Back Office
5 2 (1.00%) Law
5 2 (1.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.50%) Marketing
6 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 53 (26.37%) Developer
2 52 (25.87%) Analyst
3 26 (12.94%) Support Analyst
4 24 (11.94%) Field Engineer
5 20 (9.95%) PHP Developer
6 18 (8.96%) IT Engineer
7 15 (7.46%) Business Analyst
8 12 (5.97%) 2nd Line Support
8 12 (5.97%) Field Service Engineer
8 12 (5.97%) Software Developer
9 11 (5.47%) Administrator
9 11 (5.47%) Applications Support
10 10 (4.98%) .NET Developer
11 9 (4.48%) EPoS Engineer
11 9 (4.48%) IT Support
11 9 (4.48%) Project Manager
12 8 (3.98%) C# Developer
12 8 (3.98%) Desktop Engineer
13 7 (3.48%) Applications Support Analyst
13 7 (3.48%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (14.93%) .NET
2 26 (12.94%) Vue.js
3 24 (11.94%) HTML
4 23 (11.44%) React
5 20 (9.95%) Laravel
6 15 (7.46%) .NET Framework
7 14 (6.97%) CSS
8 13 (6.47%) WPF
9 11 (5.47%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (4.98%) WinForms
10 10 (4.98%) XML
11 9 (4.48%) AngularJS
11 9 (4.48%) jQuery
12 8 (3.98%) ASP.NET
12 8 (3.98%) JSON
12 8 (3.98%) Node.js
13 7 (3.48%) Entity Framework
14 6 (2.99%) Ajax
14 6 (2.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 5 (2.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.44%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.47%) Driving Licence
2 13 (6.47%) iPad
3 12 (5.97%) User Experience
4 8 (3.98%) iPhone
4 8 (3.98%) Mobile Computing
5 7 (3.48%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (2.99%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.99%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.49%) Pricing Data
8 4 (1.99%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.49%) BYOD
9 3 (1.49%) Robotics
9 3 (1.49%) Social Media
9 3 (1.49%) Social Network
10 2 (1.00%) CCTV
10 2 (1.00%) Digital Signage
10 2 (1.00%) EMV
11 1 (0.50%) Chip and PIN
11 1 (0.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 46 (22.89%) Windows
2 22 (10.95%) Linux
2 22 (10.95%) Unix
2 22 (10.95%) Windows 10
3 13 (6.47%) Apple iOS
3 13 (6.47%) Windows 7
4 12 (5.97%) Android
5 8 (3.98%) Windows Phone
6 7 (3.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.49%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (25.87%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (19.90%) Project Management
3 36 (17.91%) E-Commerce
4 33 (16.42%) Problem-Solving
5 28 (13.93%) MVC
6 27 (13.43%) Scrum
7 22 (10.95%) ITIL
7 22 (10.95%) Time Management
8 21 (10.45%) ERP
9 20 (9.95%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (9.95%) CRM
10 14 (6.97%) Web Development
11 12 (5.97%) Business Analysis
11 12 (5.97%) Customer Requirements
12 11 (5.47%) Analytics
12 11 (5.47%) Fintech
13 10 (4.98%) Multichannel Retail
13 10 (4.98%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (4.48%) DevOps
14 9 (4.48%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 81 (40.30%) SQL
2 44 (21.89%) JavaScript
3 29 (14.43%) C#
4 26 (12.94%) PHP
5 9 (4.48%) T-SQL
6 6 (2.99%) VB.NET
7 4 (1.99%) Go
7 4 (1.99%) Java
7 4 (1.99%) Python
8 3 (1.49%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.49%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.50%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (4.48%) Degree
2 3 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (1.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.50%) CCNA
4 1 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.97%) QA
2 8 (3.98%) SLA
3 4 (1.99%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.00%) SEPA
5 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (14.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.49%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (5.47%) Microsoft Intune
1 11 (5.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (21.89%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.46%) Apple
3 10 (4.98%) Adobe
4 7 (3.48%) Oracle
5 6 (2.99%) Toshiba
5 6 (2.99%) VMware
6 5 (2.49%) Meraki
6 5 (2.49%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.49%) Google
7 3 (1.49%) Veeam
8 2 (1.00%) HP
8 2 (1.00%) hybris
8 2 (1.00%) IBM
8 2 (1.00%) IBM Sterling
8 2 (1.00%) Intershop
8 2 (1.00%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.00%) Jitterbit
8 2 (1.00%) Lotus
8 2 (1.00%) MuleSoft
8 2 (1.00%) Salesforce.com