The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
South West / Somerset
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 71 64
Rank change year-on-year -7 -7  
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 1 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.16% 0.78% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.64% 2.42% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Median salary £20,000 £20,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.43% -  
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +8.33%  

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 Somerset with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 156 207 175
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 24.61% 32.34% 34.72%
Number of salaries quoted 133 158 150
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

EPoS
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for EPoS in Somerset

EPoS
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Bath - 1 £20,000 -
Taunton - 1 £20,000 -
EPoS
South West