Period
to 21 August 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 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 332 340 333
Rank change year-on-year +8 -7 +4
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 23 35 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.19% 0.27% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.51% 0.64% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 21 35 18
North West median annual salary £40,000 £25,500 £23,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.86% +7.37% -20.83%
10th Percentile £18,000 £18,750 £19,250
90th Percentile £98,750 £57,500 £43,750
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +5.26%

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 4,529 5,510 4,777
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 37.33% 41.89% 41.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3,576 4,360 4,055
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 21 August 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 August 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 +23 17 £50,000 +129.89% 2
Lancashire +3 3 £18,000 -50.34% 1
Merseyside +17 2 £30,500 -44.55% 3
Cheshire -1 1 £55,000 - 1
EPoS
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 18 (78.26%) Retail
2 11 (47.83%) SQL
3 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
4 6 (26.09%) Firewall
4 6 (26.09%) Wireless
4 6 (26.09%) SDLC
4 6 (26.09%) Driving Licence
4 6 (26.09%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (17.39%) ERP
5 4 (17.39%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) Windows
6 3 (13.04%) SAP
6 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
6 3 (13.04%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (13.04%) Business Development
6 3 (13.04%) SAP Business One
6 3 (13.04%) Lead Generation
6 3 (13.04%) SaaS
7 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (8.70%) WCF
7 2 (8.70%) Kanban
7 2 (8.70%) GDPR
7 2 (8.70%) Advertising
7 2 (8.70%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.70%) TDD
7 2 (8.70%) MVC
7 2 (8.70%) SOAP
7 2 (8.70%) Web 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:

Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (13.04%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (13.04%) SAP Business One
3 2 (8.70%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Firewall
1 6 (26.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (78.26%) Retail
2 2 (8.70%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Field Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Field Service Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Project Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Business Development Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Business Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Development Manager
4 3 (13.04%) ERP Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Service Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
1 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (8.70%) SOAP
1 2 (8.70%) WCF
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) SDLC
2 4 (17.39%) ERP
2 4 (17.39%) Project Management
3 3 (13.04%) Business Development
3 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
3 3 (13.04%) Lead Generation
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.70%) CRM
4 2 (8.70%) Kanban
4 2 (8.70%) MVC
4 2 (8.70%) TDD
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL
5 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) C
2 2 (8.70%) C#
2 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) GDPR
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) SAP