Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
England > North West
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 348 345 331
Rank change year-on-year -3 -14 +28
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 19 17 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.15% 0.14% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.34% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 19
North West median annual salary £36,250 £23,050 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.27% -40.90% +69.57%
10th Percentile £21,625 £19,250 £28,850
90th Percentile £52,500 £49,875 £53,750
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -

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 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 4,887 5,049 4,351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 38.92% 41.15% 35.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3,783 4,176 3,473
North West median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +6.52%

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 21 January 2018.

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 21 January 2018. 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 +12 16 £30,250 +47.56% 2
Cheshire -32 4 £22,500 +4.65% 1
Lancashire +2 1 £22,500 - 1
EPoS
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 13 (68.42%) Retail
2 11 (57.89%) ERP
3 10 (52.63%) E-Commerce
3 10 (52.63%) SAP
4 7 (36.84%) SQL
4 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 7 (36.84%) Degree
5 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (31.58%) CRM
5 6 (31.58%) Windows
5 6 (31.58%) Software Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Finance
6 5 (26.32%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
6 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
6 5 (26.32%) VB
6 5 (26.32%) .NET
6 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (26.32%) Business Development
6 5 (26.32%) SaaS
6 5 (26.32%) SAP Business One
6 5 (26.32%) Lead Generation
7 4 (21.05%) OO
8 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
8 3 (15.79%) Migration
8 3 (15.79%) Electronics
8 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (15.79%) Marketing
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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:

Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (26.32%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) ATM
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) JIRA
2 2 (10.53%) git-flow
2 2 (10.53%) Selenium
2 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
2 2 (10.53%) Zephyr
General
1 13 (68.42%) Retail
2 6 (31.58%) Finance
3 3 (15.79%) Electronics
3 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
3 3 (15.79%) Marketing
3 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
4 2 (10.53%) Games
5 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Consultant
1 4 (21.05%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) ERP Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Implementation Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Technical Implementation Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Test Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Business Development Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Business Manager
3 2 (10.53%) CRM Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Development Manager
3 2 (10.53%) ERP Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) iOS Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
3 2 (10.53%) VB Developer
3 2 (10.53%) VB6 Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Adviser
4 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) CSS
2 3 (15.79%) HTML
2 3 (15.79%) XML
3 2 (10.53%) ActiveX
3 2 (10.53%) COM
3 2 (10.53%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Chip and PIN
3 2 (10.53%) User Experience
4 1 (5.26%) CCTV
4 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
4 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) ERP
2 10 (52.63%) E-Commerce
3 6 (31.58%) CRM
3 6 (31.58%) Software Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Business Development
4 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (26.32%) Lead Generation
5 4 (21.05%) OO
6 3 (15.79%) Coaching
6 3 (15.79%) Data Migration
6 3 (15.79%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (15.79%) Migration
6 3 (15.79%) People Management
6 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
6 3 (15.79%) Time Management
7 2 (10.53%) Break/Fix
7 2 (10.53%) Defensive Programming
7 2 (10.53%) iOS Development
7 2 (10.53%) Mobile Development
7 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
2 5 (26.32%) VB
3 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
3 3 (15.79%) VBA
4 2 (10.53%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) Objective-C
4 2 (10.53%) VB6
5 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) Master's Degree
3 2 (10.53%) ISEB
3 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) SAP
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Cognos
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) Salesforce.com