Period
to 27 January 2022

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 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
England > South East
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 369 307 423
Rank change year-on-year -62 +116 -4
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 72 18 59
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.40% 0.18% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.07% 0.54% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 39 18 50
10th Percentile £24,500 £23,750 £23,000
25th Percentile £27,250 £28,438 £25,313
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £45,000 £32,500
Median % change year-on-year +16.67% +38.46% -10.34%
75th Percentile £58,750 £50,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £61,250 - £55,125
England median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11% -10.00%

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 6,699 3,363 7,260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 36.95% 33.02% 31.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3,945 2,518 5,742
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,500 £28,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £75,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 27 January 2022.

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 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Hampshire -44 36 £55,000 +124.49% 9
Thames Valley -70 11 £37,500 -25.00% 9
East Sussex - 9 - - 2
Surrey -58 6 £50,000 +72.41%
West Sussex - 6 £52,500 -
Oxfordshire - 5 £37,500 -
Kent - 4 - -
Buckinghamshire -62 3 £55,000 +10.00% 6
Berkshire - 3 £25,000 - 3
EPoS
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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 53 (73.61%) Retail
2 41 (56.94%) Social Skills
3 33 (45.83%) Strategic Management
4 22 (30.56%) Windows
5 18 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 15 (20.83%) Self-Motivation
7 14 (19.44%) Microsoft Office
8 13 (18.06%) Problem-Solving
9 12 (16.67%) Service Delivery
9 12 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (15.28%) Google
10 11 (15.28%) Creative Problem-Solving
11 9 (12.50%) JavaScript
12 8 (11.11%) C#
12 8 (11.11%) .NET
12 8 (11.11%) Business Analysis
12 8 (11.11%) Apple iOS
12 8 (11.11%) Mobile App
13 7 (9.72%) AngularJS
13 7 (9.72%) Requirements Gathering
13 7 (9.72%) Android
13 7 (9.72%) ASP.NET
13 7 (9.72%) TCP/IP
13 7 (9.72%) MVC
14 6 (8.33%) SQL
14 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
15 5 (6.94%) Vue.js
15 5 (6.94%) Windows 10
15 5 (6.94%) PHP
15 5 (6.94%) SOAP

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 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (19.44%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) Microsoft 365
2 2 (2.78%) AWS
2 2 (2.78%) Azure
3 1 (1.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.39%) Amazon EKS
3 1 (1.39%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.39%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.39%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.39%) CloudFront
3 1 (1.39%) Datadog
3 1 (1.39%) GitHub
3 1 (1.39%) GitHub Actions
3 1 (1.39%) Google Workspace
3 1 (1.39%) IaaS
3 1 (1.39%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.39%) PaaS
3 1 (1.39%) Serverless
3 1 (1.39%) Snowflake
3 1 (1.39%) Stripe
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.78%) VPN
3 1 (1.39%) DHCP
3 1 (1.39%) DNS
3 1 (1.39%) Firewall
3 1 (1.39%) HTTP
3 1 (1.39%) MPLS
3 1 (1.39%) Network Security
3 1 (1.39%) PBX
3 1 (1.39%) Skype
3 1 (1.39%) VLAN
3 1 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon Aurora
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.39%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Git (software)
General
1 53 (73.61%) Retail
2 41 (56.94%) Social Skills
3 2 (2.78%) Finance
3 2 (2.78%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.39%) Back Office
4 1 (1.39%) Electronics
4 1 (1.39%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 33 (45.83%) Consultant
2 14 (19.44%) Developer
3 9 (12.50%) Analyst
4 7 (9.72%) Business Analyst
4 7 (9.72%) C# Developer
4 7 (9.72%) IT Support
5 6 (8.33%) IT Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Backend Developer
6 5 (6.94%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (6.94%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) PHP Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Software Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) .NET Developer
7 4 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Angular Developer
7 4 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (5.56%) PHP CodeIgniter Developer
7 4 (5.56%) PHP Laravel Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Retail Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.11%) .NET
2 7 (9.72%) AngularJS
2 7 (9.72%) ASP.NET
3 5 (6.94%) CodeIgniter
3 5 (6.94%) Laravel
3 5 (6.94%) RESTful
3 5 (6.94%) SOAP
3 5 (6.94%) Vue.js
4 4 (5.56%) CSS
4 4 (5.56%) HTML
4 4 (5.56%) Sass
5 2 (2.78%) Node-RED
5 2 (2.78%) Web Services
6 1 (1.39%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.39%) Core Data
6 1 (1.39%) Node.js
6 1 (1.39%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.39%) React
6 1 (1.39%) SAML
6 1 (1.39%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.39%) Analogue Electronics
3 1 (1.39%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.39%) Digital Signage
3 1 (1.39%) mPOS
3 1 (1.39%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 22 (30.56%) Windows
2 8 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 7 (9.72%) Android
4 5 (6.94%) Linux
4 5 (6.94%) Ubuntu
4 5 (6.94%) Windows 10
4 5 (6.94%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.78%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.39%) CentOS
6 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.83%) Strategic Management
2 13 (18.06%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 11 (15.28%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 8 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 7 (9.72%) MVC
6 7 (9.72%) Requirements Gathering
7 5 (6.94%) Test Automation
7 5 (6.94%) UML
7 5 (6.94%) Unit Testing
8 4 (5.56%) ITIL
8 4 (5.56%) Secure Coding
9 3 (4.17%) Biometrics
9 3 (4.17%) Web Development
10 2 (2.78%) Information Security
10 2 (2.78%) ITSM
10 2 (2.78%) Regression Testing
10 2 (2.78%) Service Management
10 2 (2.78%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 8 (11.11%) C#
3 6 (8.33%) SQL
4 5 (6.94%) PHP
5 3 (4.17%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.78%) Python
7 1 (1.39%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.39%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) A+ Certification
2 1 (1.39%) CCNA
2 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.39%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.39%) JNCIA
2 1 (1.39%) MCSA
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.39%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.94%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.17%) Docker
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) SCCM
2 1 (1.39%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 1 (1.39%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 18 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.28%) Google
3 3 (4.17%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.78%) Intel
5 1 (1.39%) Aruba
5 1 (1.39%) Cisco
5 1 (1.39%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.39%) Juniper
5 1 (1.39%) Mitel
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle
5 1 (1.39%) Ruckus Wireless
5 1 (1.39%) VMware