The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 59 81
Rank change year-on-year -5 +22  
Permanent jobs citing EPoS 6 23 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.08% 3.17% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.91% 8.78% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 23 4
Median salary £70,000 £37,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +86.66% +38.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +13.07%  

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 Southampton with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 206 262 277
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 36.98% 36.14% 36.07%
Number of salaries quoted 191 244 231
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

EPoS
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for EPoS in Southampton

EPoS
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing EPoS in Southampton over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for EPoS in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 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 Southampton region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 4 (40.00%) C#
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) Competitive Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Marketing
1 4 (40.00%) Product Marketing
1 4 (40.00%) Trend Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Retail
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) OOP
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) Refactoring
4 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (10.00%) QA
4 1 (10.00%) WPF
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Contactless
4 1 (10.00%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree

EPoS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (40.00%) Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) EPoS Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Marketing Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Product Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Product Marketing Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Account Manager
4 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Software Development Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (10.00%) Ember.js
3 1 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Contactless
1 1 (10.00%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Competitive Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Product Marketing
1 4 (40.00%) Trend Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) OO
2 2 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) Business Development
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) OOD
3 1 (10.00%) Presales
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft