The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 74 86
Rank change year-on-year +6 +12  
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 2 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.34% 0.28% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.78% 0.78% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Median salary £21,625 £29,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.31% -45.90%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +15.38%  

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 257 257 335
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 44.08% 35.35% 35.98%
Number of salaries quoted 214 179 295
Median salary £37,500 £36,018 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.11% -9.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

EPoS
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for EPoS in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 2 (50.00%) JMeter
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) OOP
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) NUnit
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) FitNesse
1 2 (50.00%) TestNG
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (50.00%) Ranorex
1 2 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 2 (50.00%) API Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Android

EPoS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Retail-J
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (50.00%) FitNesse
1 2 (50.00%) JMeter
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) NUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Ranorex
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (50.00%) TestNG
1 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) IT Support
3 1 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) API Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) OOP
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft