Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited EPoS over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 196 207
Rank change year-on-year +14 +11 -1
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 32 19 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.73% 0.43% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.73% 1.07% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 40 17 32
Hertfordshire median annual salary £30,750 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.57% +4.44% +28.57%
10th Percentile £23,250 £18,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £72,000 £63,250
East of England median annual salary £27,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -42.55% +4.44% +24.14%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1854 1781 2210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 42.15% 40.20% 40.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1541 1445 1746
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,300 £25,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £46,902 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.23% +5.88% +1.19%

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for EPoS in Hertfordshire

EPoS
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for EPoS in Hertfordshire

EPoS
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing EPoS in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for EPoS in Hertfordshire

EPoS
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Hertford - 10 £50,000 -
Watford -8 4 £27,000 +50.00%
Hemel Hempstead -4 3 £55,000 +17.02% 1
Hatfield - 3 £24,500 -
St Albans +4 2 £24,500 +36.11%
Potters Bar - 1 £23,000 -
EPoS
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 23 (71.88%) Retail
2 11 (34.38%) C#
2 11 (34.38%) .NET
3 10 (31.25%) Software Testing
3 10 (31.25%) Manual Testing
3 10 (31.25%) Test Strategy
3 10 (31.25%) BDD
4 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
4 6 (18.75%) Test Scripting
5 4 (12.50%) Cucumber
5 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 4 (12.50%) WebDriver
5 4 (12.50%) SoapUI
5 4 (12.50%) JIRA
5 4 (12.50%) Selenium
5 4 (12.50%) SOAP
6 3 (9.38%) ATM
6 3 (9.38%) Java
6 3 (9.38%) Break/Fix
7 2 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (6.25%) SDET
7 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
7 2 (6.25%) QA
7 2 (6.25%) Advertising
7 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.25%) Windows
7 2 (6.25%) CRM
7 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
7 2 (6.25%) NCR

EPoS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) MySQL
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 4 (12.50%) JIRA
1 4 (12.50%) Selenium
1 4 (12.50%) SoapUI
1 4 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (71.88%) Retail
2 2 (6.25%) Advertising
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Analyst
2 10 (31.25%) Applications Specialist
2 10 (31.25%) Applications Support
2 10 (31.25%) Applications Support Specialist
2 10 (31.25%) Support Specialist
3 8 (25.00%) Software Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) ATM Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Break Fix Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) EPoS Manager
5 2 (6.25%) EPoS Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Field Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Field Service Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) QA Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) .NET
2 4 (12.50%) SOAP
3 2 (6.25%) Web Services
4 1 (3.13%) CSS
4 1 (3.13%) CSS3
4 1 (3.13%) HTML
4 1 (3.13%) HTML5
4 1 (3.13%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
1 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) BDD
1 10 (31.25%) Manual Testing
1 10 (31.25%) Software Testing
1 10 (31.25%) Test Strategy
2 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
2 6 (18.75%) Test Scripting
3 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 3 (9.38%) Break/Fix
5 2 (6.25%) CRM
5 2 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (6.25%) Project Management
5 2 (6.25%) SDET
5 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.13%) Resource Allocation
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) C#
2 3 (9.38%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) SQL
3 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.25%) NCR