Period
to 25 May 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited EPoS over the 6 months to 25 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
England > South East
6 months to
25 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 361 416 435
Rank change year-on-year +55 +19 +11
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 50 108 127
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.30% 0.41% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.83% 1.14% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 42 100 123
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +46.79%
10th Percentile £30,050 £25,000 £18,300
90th Percentile £70,875 £61,375 £59,500
England median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +8.70%

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 South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5,992 9,467 10,900
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 36.02% 36.03% 35.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4,697 7,104 8,777
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £30,310 £28,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing EPoS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for EPoS in the South East

EPoS
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing EPoS in the South East.

Salary trend for EPoS in the South East

EPoS
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing EPoS in the South East over the 6 months to 25 May 2020.

Salary histogram for EPoS in the South East

EPoS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the South East region over the 6 months to 25 May 2020. 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
Hampshire +60 29 £40,000 -30.43%
Thames Valley +35 14 £52,500 +23.53%
Buckinghamshire +35 12 £57,500 +109.09%
Surrey +41 7 £32,500 -
Berkshire +27 2 £30,000 -31.43%
EPoS
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2020, 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 South East region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 32 (64.00%) Retail
2 16 (32.00%) C#
3 15 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
5 13 (26.00%) SQL
6 11 (22.00%) HTML
6 11 (22.00%) Test Automation
7 8 (16.00%) .NET
7 8 (16.00%) Windows
8 7 (14.00%) OO
8 7 (14.00%) Project Management
8 7 (14.00%) Web Development
8 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (14.00%) Git (software)
8 7 (14.00%) Office 365
8 7 (14.00%) Jenkins
8 7 (14.00%) SDLC
9 6 (12.00%) Node.js
9 6 (12.00%) TDD
9 6 (12.00%) Degree
9 6 (12.00%) Computer Science
9 6 (12.00%) Back Office
10 5 (10.00%) CMS
10 5 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (10.00%) Scrum
10 5 (10.00%) Python
10 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
10 5 (10.00%) ERP
10 5 (10.00%) OOD
10 5 (10.00%) MySQL

EPoS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (10.00%) CMS
2 2 (4.00%) Confluence
2 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (6.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Office 365
2 5 (10.00%) AWS
2 5 (10.00%) AWS Lambda
2 5 (10.00%) Serverless
3 4 (8.00%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (6.00%) Azure
5 2 (4.00%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) Firewall
1 3 (6.00%) LAN
1 3 (6.00%) WAN
2 2 (4.00%) ADSL
2 2 (4.00%) IP Telephony
2 2 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.00%) DHCP
3 1 (2.00%) DNS
3 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 5 (10.00%) MySQL
1 5 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (10.00%) Redis
1 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (14.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.00%) Selenium
2 4 (8.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (4.00%) JIRA
3 2 (4.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 32 (64.00%) Retail
2 6 (12.00%) Back Office
3 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Developer
2 10 (20.00%) Analyst
3 5 (10.00%) Backend Developer
3 5 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Lead Developer
3 5 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 5 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Administrator
4 4 (8.00%) IT Administrator
4 4 (8.00%) IT Systems Administrator
4 4 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) EPoS Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) EPoS Field Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Field Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Technical Business Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.00%) HTML
2 8 (16.00%) .NET
3 6 (12.00%) Node.js
4 5 (10.00%) CSS
4 5 (10.00%) MEAN Stack
4 5 (10.00%) WPF
5 4 (8.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (6.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (6.00%) Apache Cordova
6 3 (6.00%) HTML5
6 3 (6.00%) JSON
6 3 (6.00%) XML
7 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (4.00%) WinForms
8 1 (2.00%) Electron Framework
8 1 (2.00%) REST
8 1 (2.00%) RESTful
8 1 (2.00%) SOAP
8 1 (2.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Windows
2 4 (8.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (8.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (14.00%) OO
2 7 (14.00%) Project Management
2 7 (14.00%) SDLC
2 7 (14.00%) Web Development
3 6 (12.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (12.00%) TDD
4 5 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
4 5 (10.00%) ERP
4 5 (10.00%) Fintech
4 5 (10.00%) OOD
4 5 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (10.00%) Scrum
5 4 (8.00%) BDD
5 4 (8.00%) CRM
5 4 (8.00%) Exploratory Testing
5 4 (8.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (8.00%) Requirements Gathering
5 4 (8.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.00%) C#
2 15 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (26.00%) SQL
4 5 (10.00%) Go
4 5 (10.00%) Java
4 5 (10.00%) PHP
4 5 (10.00%) Python
5 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.00%) VB
6 2 (4.00%) VBScript
7 1 (2.00%) C
7 1 (2.00%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (4.00%) ISA Server
2 2 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) Adobe