The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 51 56
Rank change year-on-year -10 +5  
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.38% 0.24% 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.99% 0.67% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Median salary £46,250 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.71% -5.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -17.14% +16.66%  

EPoS is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 202 150 170
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 37.90% 35.55% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 169 104 129
Median salary £40,000 £42,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.43% +6.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing EPoS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for EPoS in Merseyside

EPoS
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for EPoS in Merseyside

EPoS
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing EPoS in Merseyside over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for EPoS in Merseyside

EPoS
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool - 1 £57,500 -
EPoS
North West

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Wiki
1 1 (50.00%) Blog
1 1 (50.00%) Podcast
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Presales

EPoS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Product Trainer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Blog
1 1 (50.00%) Podcast
1 1 (50.00%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Presales
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared