Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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)
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 349 352 341
Rank change year-on-year +3 -11 +22
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 25 13 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.19% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.48% 0.26% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 31 15 14
North West median annual salary £32,500 £25,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -39.76% +18.57%
10th Percentile £19,000 £19,250 £18,725
90th Percentile £57,500 £50,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5191 4953 4654
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.17% 40.29% 35.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4060 4129 3696
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,350 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing EPoS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for EPoS in the North West

EPoS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for EPoS in the North West

EPoS
Salary Histogram in the North West

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

Salary histogram for EPoS in the North West

EPoS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the North West 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
Manchester +9 20 £21,750 +6.10% 1
Lancashire -2 2 £18,500 -9.76%
Cheshire -32 2 £42,500 +74.90%
Merseyside - 1 £55,000 -
EPoS
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 North West region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 20 (80.00%) Retail
2 12 (48.00%) E-Commerce
3 11 (44.00%) ERP
3 11 (44.00%) SQL
4 10 (40.00%) SAP
5 9 (36.00%) Windows
5 9 (36.00%) Degree
6 8 (32.00%) Software Testing
6 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (32.00%) CRM
6 8 (32.00%) Finance
7 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (28.00%) T-SQL
7 7 (28.00%) VB
7 7 (28.00%) .NET
8 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (24.00%) OO
9 5 (20.00%) Electronics
9 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
9 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
9 5 (20.00%) Migration
9 5 (20.00%) Programme Management
9 5 (20.00%) Chip and PIN
9 5 (20.00%) HTML
9 5 (20.00%) VB.NET
9 5 (20.00%) VBA
9 5 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (20.00%) CSS
9 5 (20.00%) XML

EPoS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (12.00%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) SaaS
2 2 (8.00%) G Suite
2 2 (8.00%) Office 365
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) ATM
1 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) LAN
2 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) git-flow
2 3 (12.00%) JIRA
3 2 (8.00%) Selenium
3 2 (8.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (8.00%) Zephyr
4 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
General
1 20 (80.00%) Retail
2 8 (32.00%) Finance
3 5 (20.00%) Electronics
3 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (20.00%) Marketing
3 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) Implementation Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) Technical Implementation Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) CRM Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) EPoS Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) ERP Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Graduate
5 2 (8.00%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (8.00%) iOS Developer
5 2 (8.00%) VB Developer
5 2 (8.00%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.00%) CSS
2 5 (20.00%) HTML
2 5 (20.00%) XML
3 4 (16.00%) RESTful
4 2 (8.00%) ActiveX
4 2 (8.00%) COM
5 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.00%) Chip and PIN
3 2 (8.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (8.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.00%) Android
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) E-Commerce
2 11 (44.00%) ERP
3 8 (32.00%) CRM
3 8 (32.00%) Software Testing
4 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (24.00%) OO
6 5 (20.00%) Coaching
6 5 (20.00%) Data Migration
6 5 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (20.00%) Migration
6 5 (20.00%) People Management
6 5 (20.00%) Programme Management
6 5 (20.00%) Time Management
7 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (16.00%) Business Development
7 4 (16.00%) SEO
8 3 (12.00%) Lead Generation
8 3 (12.00%) Mobile Development
9 2 (8.00%) Break/Fix
9 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) T-SQL
2 7 (28.00%) VB
3 5 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 5 (20.00%) VBA
4 3 (12.00%) Java
5 2 (8.00%) C#
5 2 (8.00%) Objective-C
5 2 (8.00%) VB6
6 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.00%) Master's Degree
3 2 (8.00%) ISEB
3 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
2 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) SAP
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco
3 2 (8.00%) Cognos
3 2 (8.00%) Google
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.00%) VMware